Spring 2010

Searching for Mr. Chin

Constructions of Nation and the Chinese in West Indian Literature

Anne-Marie Lee-Loy

West Indian literary representations of local Chinese populations illuminate concepts of national belonging

198 pages | 5.5 x 8.5


Separate Societies

Poverty and Inequality in U.S. Cities

William Goldsmith and Edward Blakely

The award-winning book on urban poverty—now thoroughly revised and updated

268 pages | 6 x 9 | 12 tables, 25 figures



Stylistics of Hieroglyphic Time

James Tobias

The profound historical appeal of films, video, and digital works emphasizing synchronized musicality and gesture

304 pages | 6 x 9 | 12 halftones


Travels of William Bartram Reconsidered

Mark Dion

Following the contemporary path of a historic naturalist

112 pages | 8.5 x 12


Tyranny of the Minority

The Subconstituency Politics Theory of Representation

Benjamin G Bishin

Why do subconstituencies defeat the people's will in American politics?

216 pages | 6 x 9 | 56 tables, 7 figures


The Wars We Inherit

Military Life, Gender Violence, and Memory

Lori E. Amy

How and why war and military culture have a traumatic impact on families and memory

216 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 5 figures, 3 halftones


Women's Activism and Feminist Agency in Mozambique and Nicaragua

Jennifer Leigh Disney

Tracking women’s movements through two developing world revolutions and neo-liberal democracies

306 pages | 6 x 9 | 13 tables, 2 halftones, 2 maps


Wrongful Conviction

International Perspectives on Miscarriages of Justice

Edited by C. Ronald Huff and Martin Killias

A cross-national study that shows how various criminal justice systems are susceptible to wrongful convictions

326 pages | 6 x 9 | 5 tables