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Creative Teamwork

by Pat Armstrong & Ruth Lowndes

Creative Team Work describes a new way of doing rapid ethnography to capture the rich complexity and contradictions of social relations. It is about the imagination, stimulation, and reflection that can come...

Magnificent Obsession

by Anthony Slide

In Magnificent Obsession: The Outrageous History of Film Buffs, Collectors, Scholars, and Fanatics, author Anthony Slide looks at the way film has dominated the minds and lives of film buffs, film collectors,...

Liberia's Women Veterans

by Leena Vastapuu & Emmi Nieminen

  • Featuring the unique, eye-opening testimony of over 130 former female child soldiers, this work provides a new and unconventional take on the social impact of war
  • Offers a feminist, multidisciplinary perspective...

Political Corruption and Scandals in Japan

by Matthew M. Carlson & Steven R. Reed

Combining history with comparative politics, Matthew M. Carlson and Steven R. Reed take on political corruption and scandals, and the reforms designed to counter them, in post–World War II Japan.


From Miracle to Mirage

by Myungji Yang

Myungji Yang’s From Miracle to Mirage is a critical account of the trajectory of state-sponsored middle-class formation in Korea in the second half of the twentieth century. Yang’s book offers a compelling...

The One-Way Street of Integration

by Edward G. Goetz

The One-Way Street of Integration examines two contrasting housing policy approaches to achieving racial justice. Integration initiatives and community development efforts have been for decades contrasting...

The Criminalization of Black Children

by Tera Eva Agyepong

In the late nineteenth century, progressive reformers recoiled at the prospect of the justice system punishing children as adults. Advocating that children's inherent innocence warranted fundamentally different...

Democracy and Social Ethics

by Jane Addams

It is well to remind ourselves, from time to time, that "Ethics" is but another word for "righteousness," that for which many men and women of every generation have hungered and thirsted, and without which life...

Women's Suffrage: The History of a Great Movement

by Millicent Garrett Fawcett

"Women's Suffrage: History of a Great Movement", by Millicent Garrett Fawcett compares the tactics of the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies in the United States of America and the Women's Social and...

The Greatest Works of Jane Addams

by Jane Addams

Jane Addams (1860-1935), known as the "mother" of social work, was a pioneer American settlement activist, public philosopher, sociologist, protestor, author, and leader in women's suffrage and world peace....

The Greatest Works of Elizabeth Cady Stanton

by Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902) was an American suffragist, social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early women's rights movement. Her Declaration of Sentiments, presented at the Seneca Falls...

The Iranian Metaphysicals

by Alireza Doostdar

What do the occult sciences, séances with the souls of the dead, and appeals to saintly powers have to do with rationality? Since the late nineteenth century, modernizing intellectuals, religious leaders, and...

The Fevers of Reason

by Gerald Weissmann

“Oliver Sacks, Richard Selzer, Lewis Thomas . . . Weissmann is in this noble tradition.” —Los Angeles Times

“[Weissmann] is a man of wide culture, a captivating and graceful writer.” —New Yorker


The Boy Crisis

by Warren Farrell, PhD & John Gray, PhD

  • Author speaking engagements and workshops

  • Author websites and social media platforms

  • Promoting to groups: Boys to Men, Mankind

  • Warren Farrell’s previous books have sold a million copies

  • John Gray’s books have...

  • Sabina Augusta

    by T. Corey Brennan

    Sabina Augusta (ca. 85-ca. 137), wife of the emperor Hadrian (reigned 117-38), accumulated more public honors in Rome and the provinces than any imperial woman had enjoyed since the first empress, Augustus'...

    Society in the First World War

    by Caroline Playne

    This volume contains four essays by Caroline Playne on the anthropology and social psychology of the First World War:

    The Pre-War Mind in Britain (1928)

    Society at War, 1914–16 (1931)

    Britain Holds on, 1917,...

    Legacies and Memories in Movements

    by Donatella Della Porta, Massimiliano Andretta, Tiago Fernandes & Eduardo Romanos et al.

    The impact of legacies and memories on social movements has been paid only limited attention in what is now a sizeable literature. While there is a growing interest in memory, there is little systematic theory...

    Oxford Handbook of Evolution, Biology, and Society

    by Dr. Rosemary Hopcroft

    Evolution, biology, and society is a catch-all phrase encompassing any scholarly work that utilizes evolutionary theory and/or biological or behavioral genetic methods in the study of the human social group,...

    Fictive Orders and Feminine Religious Identities, 1200-1600

    by Alison More

    Any visitor to Belgium or the Netherlands is immediately struck by the number of convents and beguinages (begijnhoven) in both major cities and small towns. Their number and location in urban centres suggests...

    The Left Behind

    by Robert Wuthnow

    What is fueling rural America's outrage toward the federal government? Why did rural Americans vote overwhelmingly for Donald Trump? And, beyond economic and demographic decline, is there a more nuanced explanation...