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Not Buying It

by Charlotte Henry

We are living in the era of “post-truth”. People in this country have had enough of experts, apparently. Instead, we are offered alternative facts, fake news, social media echo chambers, dodgy statistics...


Dressed in Dreams

by Tanisha C. Ford

One of Essence's "10 Books We're Dying To Toss Into Our Summer Totes" • One of The Philadelphia Inquirer's "Big Summer Books for 2019"

From sneakers to leather jackets, a bold, witty, and deeply personal dive...


Why Young Men

by Jamil Jivani

Across the world, we see an explosion of unpredictable violence committed by alienated young men.

Jamil Jivani recounts his experiences working as a youth activist throughout North America and the Middle East,...


The Social Documentary Photography of Milton Rogovin

by Christopher Fulton, Elizabeth E. Reilly, Cynthia Negrey & Catherine Fosl et al.

Milton Rogovin (1909--2011) dedicated his photographic career to capturing the humanity of working-class people around the world -- coal miners, factory workers, the urban poor, the residents of Appalachia,...


The Oxford Handbook of Higher Education Systems and University Management

by Gordon Redding, Antony Drew & Stephen Crump

The world's systems of higher education (HE) are caught up in the fourth industrial revolution of the twenty-first century. Driven by increased globalization, demographic expansion in demand for education, new...


No Thanks

by Keturah Kendrick

Through eight humorous essays, Keturah Kendrick chronicles her journey to freedom. She shares the stories of other women who have freed themselves from the narrow definition of what makes a “proper woman.”...


Enlightenment and the Gasping City

by Saskia Abrahms-Kavunenko

With air pollution now intimately affecting every resident of Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia, Saskia Abrahms-Kavunenko seeks to understand how, as a physical constant throughout the winter months, the...


Gender, War, and World Order

by Richard C. Eichenberg

Motivated by the lack of scholarly understanding of the substantial gender difference in attitudes toward the use of military force, Richard C. Eichenberg has mined a massive data set of public opinion surveys...


The Racial Politics of Division

by Monika Gosin

The Racial Politics of Division deconstructs antagonistic discourses that circulated in local Miami media between African Americans, "white" Cubans, and "black" Cubans during the 1980 Mariel Boatlift and the...


Protest and Democracy

Out of the Shadows

by Walt Odets

A moving exploration of how gay men construct their identities, fight to be themselves, and live authentically

It goes without saying that even today, it’s not easy to be gay in America. While young gay men...


Indecent Advances

by James Polchin

  • Blends true crime, cultural history, queer history, and propulsive narrative nonfiction to publish in time for the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots (June 2019)
  • A debut for fans of the podcasts "My Favorite...

  • Sexual Behaviour and Risks of HIV Infection

    by Michel Hubert

    The Centre d'études sociologiques of the Facultés universitaires Saint-Louis has been selected to participate in the 4th Medical and Health Research Programme of the European Communities by launching a «concerted...


    Shaped by Silence

    by Rie Croll

    Shaped by Silence brings together the powerful stories of five women from Ireland, Canada, and Australia whose lives were shaped by forced confinement in Magdalene laundries and other institutions operated by...


    Organized Violence

    by Dawn Paley & Simon Granovsky-Larsen

    Official stories from media centers in New York and Mexico City say that most violence in Latin America is a product of the drug trade. Organized Violence exposes how that narrative serves corporate and state...


    Diversity and Aging Among Immigrant Seniors in Canada

    by Douglas Durst & Michael MacLean

    Historically, Canada has been a nation of immigrants, with 16-20% of its citizens being foreign born. Most immigrant research addresses the issues of integration and adjustment of young and adult immigrants,...


    The Book of Pride

    by Mason Funk

    THE BOOK OF PRIDE captures the true story of the gay rights movement from the 1960s to the present, through richly detailed, stunning interviews with the leaders, activists, and ordinary people who witnessed...


    Stories from the Magic Canoe of Wa’xaid

    by Cecil Paul

    A remarkable and profound collection of reflections by one of North America’s most important Indigenous leaders.

    My name is Wa’xaid, given to me by my people. ‘Wa’ is ‘the river’, ‘Xaid’ is ‘good’...


    The Road to Wigan Pier

    by George Orwell

    A searing account of George Orwell's observations of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the 1930s, The Road to Wigan Pier is a brilliant and bitter polemic that...


    Mercenaries and Missionaries

    by Brandon Vaidyanathan

    Mercenaries and Missionaries examines the relationship between rapidly diffusing forms of capitalism and Christianity in the Global South. Using more than two hundred interviews in Bangalore and Dubai, Brandon...