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Jornalero: Being a Day Laborer in the USA

Jornalero

Being a Day Laborer in the USA

University of California Press (2015)
US$29.95

The United States has seen a dramatic rise in the number of informal day labor sites in the last two...

A Passion for Society: How We Think about Human Suffering

A Passion for Society

How We Think about Human Suffering

University of California Press (2016)
US$29.95

What does human suffering mean for society? And how has this meaning changed from the past to the...

The Land of Open Graves: Living and Dying on the Migrant Trail

The Land of Open Graves

Living and Dying on the Migrant Trail

University of California Press (2015)
US$29.95

In his gripping and provocative debut, anthropologist Jason De León sheds light on one of the most...

Living with Difference: How to Build Community in a Divided World

Living with Difference

How to Build Community in a Divided World

University of California Press (2015)
US$19.95

Whether looking at divided cities or working with populations on the margins of society, a growing...

Scratching Out a Living: Latinos, Race, and Work in the Deep South

Scratching Out a Living

Latinos, Race, and Work in the Deep South

University of California Press (2016)
US$29.95

How has Latino immigration transformed the South? In what ways is the presence of these newcomers...

Returned: Going and Coming in an Age of Deportation

Returned

Going and Coming in an Age of Deportation

University of California Press (2016)
US$29.95

Returned follows transnational Mexicans as they experience the alienation and unpredictability of...

They Leave Their Kidneys in the Fields: Illness, Injury, and Illegality among U.S. Farmworkers

They Leave Their Kidneys in the Fields

Illness, Injury, and Illegality among U.S. Farmworkers

University of California Press (2016)
US$29.95

They Leave Their Kidneys in the Fields  takes the reader on an ethnographic tour of the melon and...

Threshold: Emergency Responders on the US-Mexico Border

Threshold

Emergency Responders on the US-Mexico Border

University of California Press (2018)
US$27.95

"Jusionyte explores the sister towns bisected by the border from many angles in this illuminating...

Lives in Transit: Violence and Intimacy on the Migrant Journey

Lives in Transit

Violence and Intimacy on the Migrant Journey

University of California Press (2018)
US$29.95

Lives in Transit  chronicles the dangerous journeys of Central American migrants in transit through...

The Myth of International Protection: War and Survival in Congo
University of California Press (2019)
US$26.95

In this viscerally intense, ethnographically based work, Claudia Seymour relates the heart-wrenching...