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HarperCollins (2016)

A coming-of-age story set in modern day China centering on the friendship between an American and a...

Dividing Lines

Municipal Politics and the Struggle for Civil Rights in Montgomery, Birmingham, and Selma


With this bold offering from two decades of research, J. Mills Thornton III presents the story of...

Archipelagoes of My South

Episodes in the Shaping of a Region, 1830–1965


"The tourist archipelagoes of my South / are prisons, too, corruptible" writes the poet Derek...

The Long Shadow of the British Empire

The Ongoing Legacies of Race and Class in Zambia


This book explores the lived experiences of formerly colonized people in the privacy of their homes,...

Truth from Trash

How Learning Makes Sense

The MIT Press (2002)

Chris Thornton makes the compelling claim that learning is not a passive discovery operation but an...

LSU Press (2014)

More than three decades after its initial publication, J. Mills Thornton's Politics and Power in a...

Alias "Paine"

Lewis Thornton Powell, the Mystery Man of the Lincoln Conspiracy

On the night that John Wilkes Booth killed President Abraham Lincoln, 20-year-old Lewis Powell burst...

Alias "Paine"

Lewis Thornton Powell, the Mystery Man of the Lincoln Conspiracy

The most enigmatic of the associates of Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth, Confederate soldier...

Presents a collection of articles on developments in the field of litigation economics, also called...


A 1993 collection of the writings of Bronislaw Malinowski, born and educated in Poland, who helped...