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Discrimination & Race Relations

  • African & Americanby Marilyn Halter; Violet Showers Johnson

    NYU Press 2014; US$ 118.50

    African & American tells the story of the much overlooked experience of first and second generation West African immigrants and refugees in the United States during the last forty years. Interrogating the complex role of post-colonialism in the recent history of black America, Marilyn Halter and Violet Showers Johnson highlight the intricate patterns... more...

  • Beyond Hateby C. Richard King; David J. Leonard

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 39.95

    Drawing on a range of new media sources, including websites, chat rooms, blogs and forums, this book explores the concerns expressed by advocates of white power, with regard to racial hierarchy and social order, the crisis of traditional American values, the perpetuation of liberal, feminist, elitist ideas, the degradation of the family and the fetishization... more...

  • The Last Best Placeby Leah Schmalzbauer

    Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 24.95

    Southwest Montana is beautiful country, evoking mythologies of freedom and escape long associated with the West. Partly because of its burgeoning presence in popular culture, film, and literature, including William Kittredge's anthology The Last Best Place , the scarcely populated region has witnessed an influx of wealthy, white migrants over the... more...

  • The Disunited Statesby Vladimir Pozner; Alison Strayer

    Seven Stories Press 2014; US$ 22.95

    Influential French novelist, screenwriter, pioneer in literary genre and Oscar nominee Vladimir Pozner came to the United States in the 1930s. He found the nation and its people in a state of profound material and spiritual crisis, and took it upon himself to chronicle the life of the worker, the striker, the politician, the starlet, the gangster,... more...

  • Aztlán and Arcadiaby Roberto Ramón Lint Sagarena

    NYU Press 2014; US$ 118.50

    In the wake of the Mexican-American War, competing narratives of religious conquest and re-conquest were employed by Anglo American and ethnic Mexican Californians to make sense of their place in North America. These "invented traditions" had a profound impact on North American religious and ethnic relations, serving to bring elements of... more...

  • Saving Faceby Heather Laine Talley

    NYU Press 2014; US$ 118.50

    Imagine yourself without a face—the task seems impossible. The face is a core feature of our physical identity. Our face is how others identify us and how we think of our ‘self’. Yet, human faces are also functionally essential as mechanisms for communication and as a means of eating, breathing, and seeing. For these reasons, facial... more...

  • The Shared Parishby Brett C. Hoover

    NYU Press 2014; US$ 73.50

    As faith communities in the United States grow increasingly more diverse, many churches are turning to the shared parish , a single church facility shared by distinct cultural groups who retain their own worship and ministries. The fastest growing and most common of these are Catholic parishes shared by Latinos and white Catholics. Shared parishes... more...

  • Unsettled Statesby Dana Luciano; Ivy Wilson

    NYU Press 2014; US$ 118.50

    In Unsettled States , Dana Luciano and Ivy G. Wilson present some of the most exciting emergent scholarship in American literary and cultural studies of the “long” nineteenth century. Featuring eleven essays from senior scholars across the discipline, the book responds to recent critical challenges to the boundaries, both spatial and temporal,... more...

  • Bread Out of Stoneby Dionne Brand

    Knopf Canada 2014; US$ 12.99

    Bread Out of Stone is an original and forceful study of race, sex and politics in contemporary culture. Personal and poetic, these essays speak of matters close to the heart of a black writer. This evocative and insightful collection has been fully updated and includes four previously unpublished essays. She turns her clear, unflinching eye to issues... more...

  • Reproducing the British Caribbeanby Juanita De Barros

    The University of North Carolina Press 2014; US$ 29.99

    Reproducing the British Caribbean: Sex, Gender, and Population Politics after Slavery more...