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Dispossessed Lives: Enslaved Women, Violence, and the Archive

Dispossessed Lives

Enslaved Women, Violence, and the Archive

Vividly recounting the lives of enslaved women in eighteenth-century Bridgetown, Barbados, and their...

What Is Populism?

Donald Trump, Silvio Berlusconi, Marine Le Pen, Hugo Chávez—populists are on the rise across the...

Responding to Human Trafficking: Sex, Gender, and Culture in the Law

Responding to Human Trafficking

Sex, Gender, and Culture in the Law

Responding to Human Trafficking explores how cultural and symbolic frameworks of sex, gender, and...

The Dynamics of Violence in Central Africa

This collection of essays explores the contemporary crises in Rwanda, Burundi, and the...

Love and Honor in the Himalayas: Coming To Know Another Culture

Love and Honor in the Himalayas

Coming To Know Another Culture

American anthropologist Ernestine McHugh arrived in the foothills of the Annapurna mountains in...

William Langland's "Piers Plowman": The C Version

"A gifted poet has given us an astute, adroit, vigorous, inviting, eminently readable translation. ....

The First Crusade: "The Chronicle of Fulcher of Chartres" and Other Source Materials

The First Crusade

"The Chronicle of Fulcher of Chartres" and Other Source Materials

To its contemporaries, the First Crusade was a journey and the men who took part in it pilgrims....

The Death of a Prophet: The End of Muhammad's Life and the Beginnings of Islam

The Death of a Prophet

The End of Muhammad's Life and the Beginnings of Islam

Stephen J. Shoemaker investigates contradictory traditions about the end of Muhammad's life in the...

Clovis Revisited: New Perspectives on Paleoindian Adaptations from Blackwater Draw, New Mexico

Clovis Revisited

New Perspectives on Paleoindian Adaptations from Blackwater Draw, New Mexico

Explore the early days of Paleoindian archaeology in this engaging retrospective of Edgar B....

An Empire Divided: The American Revolution and the British Caribbean

An Empire Divided

The American Revolution and the British Caribbean

"O'Shaughnessy's excellent, clearly written book is an important contribution to Caribbean and US...