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- Melville House 2014; US$ 16.00
?I think they?re absolutely right... what?s happening to them is reflective of what? s happening across this economy.? ? President Barack Obama on the workers at Republic Windows & Doors December 5, 2008: It wasn?t supposed to work like this. Days after getting a $45 billion bailout from the U.S. government, Bank of America shut down a... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
This book examines the Moroccan experience of transitional justice, more specifically the negotiation of the legacy of the period commonly referred to as the Years of Lead. This period of Moroccan history roughly spans from the early 1960s to 1999 during which thousands of citizens were arbitrarily detained, tortured and killed because of their political... more...
- Basic Books 2014; US$ 29.99
Stokely Carmichael, the charismatic and controversial black activist, stepped onto the pages of history when he called for “Black Power? during a speech one humid Mississippi night in 1966. Carmichael?s life changed that day, and so did America?s struggle for civil rights. “Black Power? became the slogan of an era, provoking a national reckoning on... more...
- LSU Press 2014; US$ 39.95
Shattered Glass in Birmingham traces the experiences of a white northern family during the climax of the civil rights movement in Alabama's largest city. Recounted primarily from Randall Jimerson's perspective as one of five children of Reverend Norman C. "Jim" Jimerson, executive director of the Alabama Council on Human Relations, the narrative explores... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95
Sociology and Human Rights: New Engagements is the first collection to focus on the contribution sociological approaches can make to analysis of human rights. Taking forward the sociology of human rights which emerged from the 1990s, it presents innovative analyses of global human rights struggles by new and established authors. The collection includes... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00
A look at how the women's health agenda has been reframed in the past several decades. more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2014; US$ 40.00
One of the largest southern cities and a hub for the cotton industry, Memphis, Tennessee, was at the forefront of black political empowerment during the Jim Crow era. Compared to other cities in the South, Memphis had an unusually large number of African American voters. Black Memphians sought reform at the ballot box, formed clubs, ran for office,... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 80.00
Examines the variety of mostly unorganized and informal ways in which Africans exercise agency and resist state power in the 21st century, through citizen action and popular culture, and how the relationship between ruler and ruled is being reframed. more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 30.99
In 1962, James Meredith became a civil rights hero when he enrolled as the first African American student at the University of Mississippi. Four years later, he would make the news again when he reentered Mississippi, on foot. His plan was to walk from Memphis to Jackson, leading a ?March Against Fear? that would promote black voter registration... more...