American Crossroads Series

New Releases

Language

Ebook Format

DRM

1 - 10 of 46 results

Reproducing Empire: Race, Sex, Science, and U.S. Imperialism in Puerto Rico

Reproducing Empire

Race, Sex, Science, and U.S. Imperialism in Puerto Rico

University of California Press (2002)
AU$38.89

Original and compelling, Laura Briggs's Reproducing Empire shows how, for both Puerto Ricans and...

meXicana Encounters: The Making of Social Identities on the Borderlands

meXicana Encounters

The Making of Social Identities on the Borderlands

University of California Press (2003)
AU$48.63

meXicana Encounters charts the dynamic and contradictory representation of Mexicanas and Chicanas...

Black, Brown, Yellow, and Left: Radical Activism in Los Angeles

Black, Brown, Yellow, and Left

Radical Activism in Los Angeles

University of California Press (2005)
AU$48.63

Laura Pulido traces the roots of third world radicalism in Southern California during the 1960s and...

Popular Culture in the Age of White Flight: Fear and Fantasy in Suburban Los Angeles

Popular Culture in the Age of White Flight

Fear and Fantasy in Suburban Los Angeles

University of California Press (2004)
AU$40.28

Los Angeles pulsed with economic vitality and demographic growth in the decades following World War...

Playing America's Game: Baseball, Latinos, and the Color Line

Playing America's Game

Baseball, Latinos, and the Color Line

University of California Press (2007)
AU$41.67

Although largely ignored by historians of both baseball in general and the Negro leagues in...

Audiotopia: Music, Race, and America

Audiotopia

Music, Race, and America

University of California Press (2005)
AU$48.63

Ranging from Los Angeles to Havana to the Bronx to the U.S.-Mexico border and from klezmer to hip...

Cultural Moves: African Americans and the Politics of Representation

Cultural Moves

African Americans and the Politics of Representation

University of California Press (2005)
AU$48.63

Herman Gray takes a sweeping look at black popular culture over the past decade to explore culture's...

Fit to Be Citizens?: Public Health and Race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939

Fit to Be Citizens?

Public Health and Race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939

University of California Press (2006)
AU$48.63

Meticulously researched and beautifully written, Fit to Be Citizens? demonstrates how both science...

How Race Is Made in America: Immigration, Citizenship, and the Historical Power of Racial Scripts

How Race Is Made in America

Immigration, Citizenship, and the Historical Power of Racial Scripts

University of California Press (2014)
AU$38.89

How Race Is Made in America examines Mexican Americans—from 1924, when American law drastically...

Emancipation Betrayed: The Hidden History of Black Organizing and White Violence in Florida from Reconstruction to the Bloody Election of 1920

Emancipation Betrayed

The Hidden History of Black Organizing and White Violence in Florida from Reconstruction to the Bloody Election of 1920

University of California Press (2005)
AU$41.67

In this penetrating examination of African American politics and culture, Paul Ortiz throws a...