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  • The Emotional Politics of Racismby Paula Ioanide

    Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 25.95

    With stop-and-frisk laws, new immigration policies, and cuts to social welfare programs, majorities in the United States have increasingly supported intensified forms of punishment and marginalization against black, Latino, Arab and Muslim people in the United States, even as a majority of citizens claim to support "colorblindness" and racial equality.... more...

  • From Power to Prejudiceby Leah N. Gordon

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 36.00

    Leah N. Gordon is assistant professor of education and (by courtesy) of history at Stanford University. more...

  • Letters to My Grandchildrenby David Suzuki

    Greystone Books 2015; US$ 24.95

    In this inspiring series of letters to his grandchildren, David Suzuki offers grandfatherly advice mixed with stories from his own remarkable life and explores what makes life meaningful. He challenges his grandchildren — and us — to do everything at full tilt. He explains why sports, fishing, feminism, and failure are important; why it is dangerous... more...

  • Dixie Be Damnedby Neal Shirley; Saralee Stafford

    AK Press 2015; US$ 13.99

    "The South will rise again" has a whole new meaning. more...

  • Keywords for Asian American Studiesby Linda Trinh Võ; Cathy J. Schlund-Vials; K. Scott Wong

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 22.00

    Born out of the Civil Rights and Third World Liberation movements of the 1960s and 1970s, Asian American Studies has grown significantly over the past four decades, both as a distinct field of inquiry and as a potent site of critique. Characterized by transnational, trans-Pacific, and trans-hemispheric considerations of race, ethnicity, migration,... more...

  • Beneath the Surface of White Supremacyby Moon-Kie Jung

    Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 24.95

    Racism has never been simple. It wasn't more obvious in the past, and it isn't less potent now. From the birth of the United States to the contemporary police shooting death of an unarmed Black youth, Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy investigates ingrained practices of racism, as well as unquestioned assumptions in the study of racism, to... more...

  • Second-Generation Korean Americans and Transnational Mediaby David C. Oh

    Lexington Books 2015; US$ 79.99

    Diasporic Identifications looks at the relationship between second-generation Korean Americans and their uses and interpretations of Korean films and popular culture. more...

  • The Racial Mundaneby Ju Yon Kim

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 23.80

    Across the twentieth century, national controversies involving Asian Americans have drawn attention to such seemingly unremarkable activities as eating rice, greeting customers, and studying for exams. While public debates about Asian Americans have invoked quotidian practices to support inconsistent claims about racial difference, diverse aesthetic... more...

  • The Chicano Generationby Mario T. García

    University of California Press 2015; US$ 29.95

    In The Chicano Generation , veteran Chicano civil rights scholar Mario T. García provides a rare look inside the struggles of the 1960s and 1970s as they unfolded in Los Angeles. Based on in-depth interviews conducted with three key activists, this book illuminates the lives of Raul Ruiz, Gloria Arellanes, and Rosalio Muñoz?their family histories... more...

  • The Civil Rights Movement in Americaby Peter Levy; Peter Levy

    ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 89.00

    This single volume encyclopedia not only provides accessible A?Z entries about the well-known people and events of the Civil Rights Movement but also offers coverage of lesser-known contributors to the movement's overall success and outcomes. This comprehensive work provides both authoritative ready reference and curricular content presented in a... more...