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Gender Diversity and Non-Binary Inclusion in the Workplace

by Sarah Gibson & J. Fernandez

Helping to create inclusive work environments for non-binary people, this book builds knowledge of non-binary identities and provides practical solutions to many of the basic workplace problems this group face....


Helping Your Transgender Teen, 2nd Edition

by Irwin Krieger

Going through puberty and adolescence presents unwelcome changes for transgender youth, and this book provides advice to parents of transgender teens to help them understand what their child is experiencing...


Uneasy Peace: The Great Crime Decline, the Renewal of City Life, and the Next War on Violence

by Patrick Sharkey

An eye-opening account of the transformation of cities and an urgent call to action to prevent another crime wave.

Over the past two decades, American cities have experienced an astonishing drop in violent crime,...


When They Call You a Terrorist

by asha bandele, Patrisse Khan-Cullors & Angela Davis

The emotional and powerful story of one of the co-founders of Black Lives Matter and how the movement was born.

"This remarkable book reveals what inspired Patrisse's visionary and courageous activism and forces...


Together We Rise

by Women's March Organizers, The & Condé Nast

In celebration of the one-year anniversary of Women’s March, this gorgeously designed full-color book offers an unprecedented, front-row seat to one of the most galvanizing movements in American history, with...


Chocolate Cities

by Marcus Anthony Hunter & Zandria Robinson

When you think of a map of the United States, what do you see? Now think of the Seattle that begot Jimi Hendrix. Or the Dallas that shaped Erykah Badu. Or the Birmingham from which Martin Luther King, Jr. penned...


Gender, Conflict, Peace, and UNSC Resolution 1325

by Seema Shekhawat, Amanda Bennett, Antal Berkes & Elisabeth Porter et al.

There is an increasing amount of literature on various aspects of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325. While appreciating this scholarship, this volume highlights some of the omissions and concerns...


Boudica

by Caitlin C. Gillespie

In AD 60/61, Rome almost lost the province of Britain to a woman. Boudica, wife of the client king Prasutagus, fomented a rebellion that proved catastrophic for Camulodunum (Colchester), Londinium (London),...


Gender, Sex, and Sexualities

by Nancy Dess, Jeanne Marecek & Leslie Bell

For decades, the field of gender, sex, and sexualities has been a focal point of increasing interest. This inquiry has been ignited by successive waves of dramatic social change, chief among them: the re-emergence...


Cowboy Christians

by Marie W. Dallam

Cowboy Christians examines the long history of cowboy Christianity in the American West, with a focus on the present-day cowboy church movement. Based on five years of historical and sociological fieldwork in...


Safe Water, Sanitation, and Early Childhood Malnutrition in East Africa

by Brenda N. Sanya, Assata Zerai, Shorma Bianca Bailey & Courtney Cuthbertson et al.

To understand safe water and sanitation in East Africa, it is important to consider the contributions of African feminist analysis. This perspective will unveil inequities in the distribution of resources, demonstrate...


a man wearing a dress

by Glenn C. Koenig

In today's world of rapid and profound change, how can we make sense of it all? We seem to be grappling with sexism, racism, and the abuse of power at high levels, all at once!

The book starts with a memoir,...


Diversity in the Power Elite

by Richard L. Zweigenhaft & G. William Domhoff

Diversity in the Power Elite is a provocative analysis of the diversity that exists—and doesn’t exist—among America’s powerful people. Richard L. Zweigenhaft and G. William Domhoff examine the progress...


Still Think Robots Can't Do Your Job?

by Riccardo Campa

Is Artificial Intelligence qualitatively different from other means of economizing the use of labor? Are we on the edge of a jobless society? If yes, are we ready for it? These are a few of the questions discussed...


Cuban Revolution in America

by Teishan A. Latner

When a popular revolution prevailed on America's doorstep in 1959, it provoked the wrath of the American political establishment but fueled intense interest within the multiracial American Left. In this groundbreaking...


Rural Child Welfare Practice

by Joanne Riebschleger & Barbara J. Pierce

Rural Child Welfare Practice provides students and practitioners with case studies about rural people as a diverse group. Drawn from real stories of rural child welfare practice, this text displays lessons learned...


Tropical Travels: Brazilian Popular Performance, Transnational Encounters, and the Construction of Race

by Lisa Shaw

Brazilian popular culture, including music, dance, theater, and film, played a key role in transnational performance circuits-inter-American and transatlantic-from the latter nineteenth century to the middle...


Frenemies

by Nancy Whittier

What happens when enemies work to advance similar goals? Who wins, who loses, and why? In Frenemies, Nancy Whittier addresses this question through a study of feminist and conservative opposition to pornography,...


The New Localism

by Bruce Katz & Jeremy Nowak

Finding local solutions when the nation cannot, or will not

With the rise of the politics of populism in the United States and much of Europe, how can openness and diversity survive? The answer, according to...


Caliphate Redefined

by Hüseyin Yılmaz

The medieval theory of the caliphate, epitomized by the Abbasids (750–1258), was the construct of jurists who conceived it as a contractual leadership of the Muslim community in succession to the Prophet Muhammed’s...