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- Westview Press 2009; US$ 38.00
An updated edition of this groundbreaking book, combining traditional elements of political science analysis with a thoroughgoing survey of the political status of Blacks, Latinos, Asian Americans, and American Indians. more...
- Westview Press 2013; US$ 25.99
An updated edition of this best-selling textbook, which combines traditional elements of political science analysis with a thoroughgoing survey of the political status of Blacks, Latinos, Asian Americans, and American Indians. more...
- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 22.70
Seit der Unabhängigkeit Namibias 1990 ist die Landfrage ein viel diskutiertes Thema. "Armutsbekämpfung" lautet die offizielle Begründung für die Umverteilung von Farmland in den kommerziellen Gebieten. Um die Bekämpfung von Armut geht es dabei jedoch überhaupt nicht, weist Malte Thran nach. Vielmehr wird von der namibischen Politik die Herstellung... more...
- UPA 2009; US$ 64.99
'We hold these truths to be self evident_' An Interdisciplinary Analysis of the Roots of Racism and Slavery in America delves into the philosophical, historical, socio/cultural and political evolution of racism and slavery in America. more...
- The New Press 2011; US$ 16.95
Editors: Gregory S. Parks is an attorney in private practice and a co-editor of Critical Race Realism (The New Press). He lives in Washington, D.C. Matthew W. Hughey is an assistant professor of sociology at Mississippi State University, where he lives, and is the co-editor of The Obamas and a (Post) Racial America . Lani Guinier , a professor... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 29.99
Before the emergence of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., there were several key leaders who fought for civil rights in the United States. Among them was A. Philip Randolph, who perhaps best embodied the hopes, ideals, and aspirations of black Americans. In this concise and engaging new book, historian Andrew E. Kersten explores Randolph's influences... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 45.95
From the runways of Paris to the casting controversies over B Miss Saigon , from a local demonstration at the Claremont Colleges in California to the gender-blending of B M. Butterfly , B About Face examines representations of Asia and their reverberations in both Asia and Asian American lives. Japanese high fashion and Asian American theater become... more...
- NYU Press 2006; US$ 22.95
Achieving Blackness offers an important examination of the complexities of race and ethnicity in the context of black nationalist movements in the United States. By examining the rise of the Nation of Islam, the Black Power Movement of the 1960s and 1970s, and the ?Afrocentric era? of the 1980s through 1990s Austin shows how theories of race have... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2010; US$ 8.99
In the tradition of Randall Kennedy?s Nigger and Shelby Steele?s The Content of Our Character, Acting White demonstrates how the charge that any African-American who is successful, well mannered, or well educated is ?acting white,? is a slur that continues to haunt blacks. Ron Christie traces the complex history of the phrase, from Uncle Tom?s... more...
- Beacon Press 2010; US$ 16.00
With a new afterword Acts of Faith is a remarkable account of growing up Muslim in America and coming to believe in religious pluralism, from one of the most prominent faith leaders in the United States. Eboo Patel?s story is a hopeful and moving testament to the power and passion of young people?and of the world-changing potential of an interfaith... more...