Spring 2004

Consumed in the City

Observing Tuberculosis at Century's End

Paul Draus

How the new tuberculosis epidemic and urban life collide

304 pages | 6 x 9


Cowboys as Cold Warriors

The Western and U.S. History

Stanley Corkin

The classic westerns read as fables

288 pages | 6 x 9 | 7 halftones


Ethnic Pride, American Patriotism

Slovaks and Other New Immigrants in the Interwar Era

June Granatir Alexander

Creating a community that respected tradition but adapted to new circumstances

296 pages | 6 x 9 | 8 halftones


If You Tame Me

Understanding Our Connection with Animals

Leslie Irvine

Narrowing the gulf between humans and animals

240 pages | 6 x 9


Labor's Story in the United States

Philip Nicholson

A comprehensive, readable history of work in America

376 pages | 7 x 10 | 7 figures, 8 halftones


Labor's Time

Shorter Hours, the UAW, and the Struggle for American Unionism

Jonathan Cutler

What ever happened to labor's fight for a shorter workweek?

256 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Mobilizing an Asian American Community

Linda Trinh Võ

304 pages | 6 x 9 | 4 tables, 4 figures, 4 maps


Monitoring Sweatshops

Workers, Consumers, and the Global Apparel Industry

Jill Esbenshade

The first full-scale overview of sweatshop monitoring

288 pages | 6 x 9 | 8 tables, 6 figures, 6 halftones


The Story of Reo Joe

Work, Kin, and Community in Autotown, U.S.A.

Lisa M. Fine

A collision of history and memory

256 pages | 6 x 9 | 7 tables, 17 halftones


Storytelling in Daily Life

Performing Narrative

Kristin Langellier, and Eric E. Peterson

A guide to understanding storytelling in context

288 pages | 7 x 10


The Uncertainties of Knowledge

Immanuel Wallerstein

The dilemmas faced by the social sciences from a world-renowned historian

224 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


The Unity of Mistakes

A Phenomenological Interpretation of Medical Work

Marianne A. Paget

The classic investigation of medical errors

206 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Working Feminism

Geraldine Pratt

How feminist theory can be practically used in women's lives

224 pages | 234 x 156mm