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

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 27.00

    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...

  • Asian/Pacific Islander American Womenby Shirley Hune; Gail M. Nomura

    NYU Press 2003; US$ 28.00

    Asian/Pacific Islander American Women is the first collection devoted to the historical study of A/PI women's diverse experiences in America. Covering a broad terrain from pre-large scale Asian emigration and Hawaii in its pre-Western contact period to the continental United States, the Philippines, and Guam at the end of the twentieth century,... more...

  • White by Law 10th Anniversary Editionby Ian Haney Lopez

    NYU Press 2006; US$ 26.00

    White by Law was published in 1996 to immense critical acclaim, and established Ian Haney López as one of the most exciting and talented young minds in the legal academy. The first book to fully explore the social and specifically legal construction of race, White by Law inspired a generation of critical race theorists and others interested in... more...

  • Jury Decision Makingby Dennis J. Devine

    NYU Press 2012; US$ 27.00

    While jury decision making has received considerable attention from social scientists, there have been few efforts to systematically pull together all the pieces of this research. In  Jury Decision Making  Dennis J. Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a “big picture” overview of the field.  The volume summarizes existing... more...

  • Parental Incarceration and the Familyby Joyce A. Arditti

    NYU Press 2012; US$ 24.00

    Over 2% of U.S.children under the age of 18—more than 1,700,000 children—have a parent in prison. These children experience very real disadvantages when compared to their peers: they tend to experience lower levels of educational success, social exclusion, and even a higher likelihood of their own future incarceration. Meanwhile, their new caregivers... more...

  • The Empire Strikes Backby Arthur D. Austin

    NYU Press 1998; US$ 40.00

    Once dismissed as plodding and superfluous, legal scholarship is increasingly challenging the liberal white male establishment that currently dominates legal education and practice. The most significant development since the emergence of the casebook, at the turn of the century, this trend has unleashed a fierce political struggle. At stake is nothing... more...

  • The Political Economy of Hope and Fearby Marcellus William Andrews

    NYU Press 1999; US$ 27.00

    Popular liberal writing on race has relied on appeals to the value of "diversity" and the fading memory of the Civil Rights movement to counter the aggressive conservative assault on liberal racial reform generally, and on black well-being, in particular. Yet appeals to fairness and justice, no matter how heartfelt, are bound to fail, Marcellus Andrews... more...

  • Unofficial Ambassadorsby Donna Alvah

    NYU Press 2007; US$ 40.00

    As thousands of wives and children joined American servicemen stationed at overseas bases in the years following World War II, the military family represented a friendlier, more humane side of the United States' campaign for dominance in the Cold War. Wives in particular were encouraged to use their feminine influence to forge ties with residents... more...

  • The Democracy Deficitby Alfred C. Jr. Aman

    NYU Press 2004; US$ 40.00

    This is an examination of how the democratic process is being changed by globalization and what citizens can do about it. more...

  • This House of Noble Deedsby Arthur H. Jr. Aufses; Barbara Niss

    NYU Press 2002; US$ 40.00

    On January 15, 1852, nine men representing various Hebrew charitable organizations came together to establish the Jews' Hospital in New York with a vision of offering free medical care to the indigent Hebrews in the City who were unable to provide for themselves during their illness. This was the beginning of The Mount Sinai Hospital. Now, a century... more...