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  • How Chinese Are You?by Andrea Louie

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 23.80

    Chinese adoption is often viewed as creating new possibilities for the formation of multicultural, cosmopolitan families. For white adoptive families, it is an opportunity to learn more about China and Chinese culture, as many adoptive families today try to honor what they view as their children?s ?birth culture.? However, transnational, transracial... more...

  • Walking with Abelby Anna Badkhen

    Penguin Publishing Group 2015; US$ 27.95

    An intrepid journalist joins the planet?s largest group of nomads on an annual migration that, like them, has endured for centuries.   Anna Badkhen has forged a career chronicling life in extremis around the world, from war-torn Afghanistan to the border regions of the American Southwest. In Walking with Abel , she embeds herself with a family of... more...

  • Puberty in Crisisby Celia Roberts

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 80.00

    Combines feminist and social theories on the body, biology and sex to examine the sociological and cultural issues surrounding puberty. more...

  • Lebenswirklichkeiten und politische Konstruktionen in Grenzregionenby Christian Wille

    transcript 2015; US$ 31.81

    Wie entstehen grenzüberschreitende Regionen und was charakterisiert sie? Am Beispiel der Großregion SaarLorLux untersuchen die aus Deutschland, Frankreich und Luxemburg stammenden Beiträger dieses Bandes die gesellschaftliche Praxis an EU-Binnengrenzen. Sie diskutieren die Praktiken von institutionellen Akteuren und von Grenzraumbewohnern in den Bereichen... more...

  • Policy and Planning for Endangered Languagesby Mari C. Jones

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 88.00

    A unique and timely exploration of how the development and implementation of language policy and planning impact on endangered languages. more...

  • Not Gayby Jane Ward

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 21.25

    A straight white girl can kiss a girl, like it, and still call herself straight?her boyfriend may even encourage her. But can straight white guys experience the same easy sexual fluidity, or would kissing a guy just mean that they are really gay?  Not Gay  thrusts deep into a world where straight guy-on-guy action is not a myth but a reality: there?s... more...

  • Re-Visioning Psychiatryby Laurence J. Kirmayer; Robert Lemelson; Constance A. Cummings

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 120.00

    Re-Visioning Psychiatry brings together new perspectives on the causes and treatment of mental health problems. more...

  • Raceby Peter Wade

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 24.00

    An introduction to race that compares diverse historical and regional contexts, illustrated with numerous examples from daily life. more...

  • Towards a Sociology of Cancer Caregivingby Dr Rebecca E Olson

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95

    Once a synonym for death, cancer is now a prognosis of multiple probabilities and produces a world of uncertainty for carers. Drawing on rich, in-depth interview data and employing interactionist theories, Towards a Sociology of Cancer Caregiving explores carers' lived experiences, paying close attention to the ways in which spouse carers manage the... more...

  • African American Culture and Society After Rodney Kingby Dr Carina Spaulding; Dr Josephine Metcalf

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95

    1992 was a pivotal moment in African American history, with the Rodney King riots providing palpable evidence of racialized police brutality, media stereotyping of African Americans, and institutional discrimination. Following the twentieth anniversary of the Los Angeles uprising, this time period allows reflection on the shifting state of race in... more...