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Paradise in Ashes: A Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope

Paradise in Ashes

A Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope

University of California Press (2004)
US$29.95

Paradise in Ashes is a deeply engaged and moving account of the violence and repression that...

Total Confinement: Madness and Reason in the Maximum Security Prison

Total Confinement

Madness and Reason in the Maximum Security Prison

University of California Press (2004)
US$34.95

In this rare firsthand account, Lorna Rhodes takes us into a hidden world that lies at the heart of...

Global Outlaws: Crime, Money, and Power in the Contemporary World

Global Outlaws

Crime, Money, and Power in the Contemporary World

University of California Press (2007)
US$34.95

Carolyn Nordstrom explores the pathways of global crime in this stunning work of anthropology that...

Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States

Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies

Migrant Farmworkers in the United States

University of California Press (2013)
US$29.95

Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies provides an intimate examination of the everyday lives and suffering of...

Twice Dead: Organ Transplants and the Reinvention of Death

Twice Dead

Organ Transplants and the Reinvention of Death

University of California Press (2001)
US$33.95

Tales about organ transplants appear in mythology and folk stories, and surface in documents from...

Yanomami: The Fierce Controversy and What We Can Learn from It

Yanomami

The Fierce Controversy and What We Can Learn from It

University of California Press (2005)
US$29.95

Yanomami raises questions central to the field of anthropology—questions concerning the practice of...

Why Did They Kill?: Cambodia in the Shadow of Genocide

Why Did They Kill?

Cambodia in the Shadow of Genocide

University of California Press (2004)
US$34.95

Of all the horrors human beings perpetrate, genocide stands near the top of the list. Its toll is...

Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor

Pathologies of Power

Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor

University of California Press (2004)
US$29.95

Pathologies of Power uses harrowing stories of life—and death—in extreme situations to interrogate...

Buddha Is Hiding: Refugees, Citizenship, the New America

Buddha Is Hiding

Refugees, Citizenship, the New America

University of California Press (2003)
US$34.95

Fleeing the murderous Pol Pot regime, Cambodian refugees arrive in America as at once the victims...

Righteous Dopefiend
University of California Press (2009)
US$34.95

This powerful study immerses the reader in the world of homelessness and drug addiction in the...