Law and Criminology

Inheritance Law and the Evolving Family

Ralph C. Brashier

How inheritance law has failed to recognize the modern family

272 pages | 6 x 9


The "Huddled Masses" Myth

Immigration and Civil Rights

Kevin R. Johnson

The disconnect between national rhetoric, the law, and public policy

264 pages | 6 x 9


Defining America Through Immigration Policy

Bill Ong Hing

From the American Revolution to the war in Iraq, the struggle to define who is—and can become—an American

336 pages | 7 x 10 | 7 tables 1 maps 2 figures 5 halftones



Immigration Laws and the Expanding I.N.S. Jail Complex

Michael Welch

An inside look at the INS criminal justice system and its treatment of detainees

264 pages | 6 x 9


Crossroads, Directions, and a New Critical Race Theory

Edited by Francisco Valdes, Jerome McCristal Culp and Angela P. Harris

A powerful collection of original essays on the history of Critical Race Theory

440 pages | 7 x 10 | 1 table 1 figure


Society and Legal Change

Alan Watson

A noted scholar tackles dysfunctional law

168 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Law and Order and School

Daily Life in an Educational Program for Juvenile Delinquents

Shira Birnbaum

A powerful look at the state of a juvenile justice agency and its effect on the students it serves

208 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Extradition, Politics, and Human Rights

Christopher H. Pyle

A compelling history of U.S. extradition

456 pages | 7 x 10


Prison Masculinities

Edited by Don Sabo, Terry A. Kupers, and Willie London

Activists, academics, and prisoners shed light on male hierarchy in prison and in society

296 pages | 7 x 10


The Trial Lawyer's Art

Sam Schrager

The truth about courtroom craft

264 pages | 6 x 9


The Money Pitch

Baseball Free Agency and Salary Arbitration

Roger I. Abrams

An insider's guide to the economics of Baseball

240 pages | 6 x 9 | 4 tables, 9 halftones


Smuggled Chinese

Clandestine Immigration to the United States

Ko-lin Chin, foreword by Douglas S. Massey

296 pages | 6 x 9 | 24 tables, 1 figs., 1 maps


Black Power, White Blood

The Life and Times of Johnny Spain

Lori Andrews

A struggle to transcend race and find justice

352 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 36 halftones


How Did You Get to Be Mexican?

A White/Brown Man's Search for Identity

Kevin R. Johnson

A readable account of a life spent in the borderlands between racial identity

264 pages | 6 x 9


Aging and the Law

An Interdisciplinary Reader

edited by Lawrence A. Frolik

A compilation of leading articles on the myriad issues of "elder law"

690 pages | 7 x 10 | 5 tables, 9 figures