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Bollywood Weddings: Dating, Engagement, and Marriage in Hindu America

by Kavita Ramdya

Bollywood Weddings explores how Indian-American Hindus negotiate two vastly different wedding cultures: those of mainstream America and of Hindu India. Based on extensive ethnographic fieldwork and drawing on...


Neoliberalism and Commodity Production in Mexico

by Thomas Weaver, James B. Greenberg & William L. Alexander

Neoliberalism and Commodity Production in Mexico details the impact of neoliberal practice on the production and exchange of basic resources in working-class communities in Mexico. Using anthropological investigations...


The House on Lemon Street: Japanese Pioneers and The American Dream

by Mark Rawitsch

In 1915, Jukichi and Ken Harada purchased a house on Lemon Street in Riverside, California. Close to their restaurant, church, and children’s school, the house should have been a safe and healthy family home....


Group Cognitive Therapy for Addictions

by Amy Wenzel & Bruce S. Liese

This pragmatic guide -- from a team of experts including cognitive therapy originator Aaron T. Beck -- describes how to implement proven cognitive and behavioral addiction treatment strategies in a group format....


Design for Emotion

by Trevor van Gorp & Edie Adams

Design for Emotion introduces you to the why, what, when, where and how of designing for emotion. Improve user connection, satisfaction and loyalty by incorporating emotion and personality into your design process....


Who Rules South Africa?: Pulling the strings in the battle for power

by Martin Plaut & Paul Holden

In this timely work, WHO RULES SOUTH AFRICA?, highly regarded authors Paul Holden and Martin Plaut analyse the political elites that battle daily for power in South Africa. They argue that power does not reside...


Transformation of the Indian Armed Forces 2025 - Enhancing India's Defence

by A K Lal

Transformation should lie at the heart of our new approach to defense. The development of transformational capabilities, processes, and force structures should be given strategic focus to meet the principal...


Power and Influence in India: Bosses, Lords and Captains

by Pamela Price & Arild Engelsen Engelsen Ruud

Taking cognisance of the lack of studies on leadership in modern India, this book explores how leadership is practiced in the Indian context, examining this across varied domains - from rural settings and urban...


Insurgent Sepoys: Europe Views the Revolt of 1857

by Shaswati Mazumdar

The Revolt of 1857 in India has so far largely been viewed as an event that was of interest to British and Indian scholars investigating the various consequences of British colonial rule in India. What has remained...


Recovering from Earthquakes: Response, Reconstruction and Impact Mitigation in India

by Shirish Patel & Aromar Revi

Earthquakes come without warming, and often cause massive devastation, resulting not only in the loss of property but also of lives. Many of the survivors suffer from intense and lasting psychological trauma....


Vulnerable Daughters in India: Culture, Development and Changing Contexts

by Mattias Larsen

In India, girls are aborted on a massive scale merely because they are girls. Underlying this widespread problem is the puzzling fact that daughters have become vulnerable in a time of general improvement of...


Prime Time Soap Operas on Indian Television

by Shoma Munshi

This book focuses on 'urban family soaps' on television and analyses them as an important resource for anthropological insights into contemporary social issues and practices. It studies the 'popular' and 'everyday'...


The Obamians: The Struggle Inside the White House to Redefine American Power

by James Mann

The definitive analysis of the events, ideas, personalities, and conflicts that have defined Obama’s foreign policy—with a new afterword for his second term

When Barack Obama first took office, he brought...


Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion

by Elizabeth L. Cline

"Overdressed does for T-shirts and leggings what Fast Food Nation did for burgers and fries."

-Katha Pollitt

Cheap fashion has fundamentally changed the way most Americans dress. Stores ranging from discounters...


Musical Journeys in Sumatra

by Margaret J. Kartomi

Despite being the sixth largest island in the world and home to an estimated 44 million Indonesians, Sumatra's musical arts and cultures have not been the subject of a book-length study until now. Documenting...


How Washington Actually Works for Dummies

by Greg Rushford

Get the inside scoop on the most powerful city on Earth

Washington, D.C.: Capital of the Free World; the most powerful city on Earth. No other country, company, or international organization can compare with...


The Planets

by Sergio Chejfec & Heather Cleary

A writer remembers his childhood friend, M, who was disappeared in Argentina's Dirty War.


Playing with Fire: Chemical Companies, Big Tobacco, and the Toxic Products in Your Home

by Chicago Tribune Staff

The average American baby is born with 10 fingers, 10 toes, and the highest recorded levels of flame retardants among infants in the world. How could it possibly be in the US that children are already contaminated...


Formulas for the E6-B Air Navigation Computer: Using the E6-B Simply & Efficiently

by Frank Hitchens

Formulas for the Air Navigation Computer is written for pilots and air navigators at all levels of experience from the novice to the professional. The book is self-help on how to use the E6-B Air Navigation...


Fanpire: The Twilight Saga and the Women Who Love it

by Tanya Erzen

An author immerses herself in the frenzied fandom of Twilight, the young-adult vampire romance series that has captivated women of all ages

 

Twilight, Stephenie Meyer’s young-adult vampire romance series,...