Spring 2005

The Politics of Democratic Inclusion

Christina M Wolbrecht and Rodney E. Hero

How institutions foster and hinder political participation of the underrepresented

352 pages | 6 x 9 | 12 tables, 2 figs.


The Puerto Rican Diaspora

Historical Perspectives

Edited by Carmen Teresa Whalen and Víctor Vázquez-Hernández

Histories of the Puerto Rican experience

320 pages | 6 x 9 | 5 tables, 20 halftones


Recovered Legacies

Authority and Identity in Early Asian American Literature

Edited by Floyd Cheung and Keith Lawrence

Rediscovering the writings of early Asian America

320 pages


Revolutionary Passage

From Soviet to Post-Soviet Russia, 1985-2000

Marc Garcelon

From perestroika to Putin: a recent history of Russia's turbulent transformation from communist to post-communist nation

328 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 tables, 5 figures, 2 halftones


Rookies of the Year

Bob Bloss

A compendium of baseball's brightest prospects since 1947

224 pages | 6 x 9 | 119 tables, 53 halftones


Seeking Mandela

Heribert Adam and Kogila Moodley

Lessons from South Africa for the unresolved Israeli-Palestinian conflict

248 pages | 6 x 9


Sins of the Parents

The Politics of National Apologies in the United States

Brian A. Weiner

Should governments apologize for past wrongs done in their name?

256 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Stan Brakhage


Edited by David E. James

The art and legacy of a towering figure in the independent film movement

248 pages | 6 x 9 | 20 halftones


Trading Down

Africa, Value Chains, and the Global Economy

Peter Gibbon and Stefano Ponte

Examining the changing role of Africa in the global economy

272 pages | 6 x 9 | 19 tables


The Triangle Fire, the Protocols of Peace, and Industrial Democracy in Progressive Era New York

Richard Alan Greenwald

A history that uncovers the birth of Industrial Democracy

344 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 halftones


Zora Neale Hurston and a History of Southern Life

Tiffany Ruby Patterson

The inner world of all-black towns as seen through the eyes of Zora Neale Hurston

248 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 2 figures, 10 halftones, 3 maps