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Soviet Heroic Poetry in Context: Folklore or Fakelore

by Margaret Ziolkowski

Soviet epic compositions of the 1930s and 1940s, the so-called noviny (“new songs”), have often been the subject of folkloristic controversy. This study tells the story of the rise and fall of the noviny...


Democracy as Popular Sovereignty

by Filimon Peonidis

This book is about the structure and the basic political institutions of a democratic polity in which the citizens would rule as equally valuable and fully participating members of a self-governing collectivity....


Heartland Tobacco War

by Andrew L. Spivak, Michael S. Givel & Stanton Glantz

sHeartland Tobacco War chronicles the political and public relations battles between health advocates and forces supported by the tobacco industry in Oklahoma from the 1980s to the present, drawing on previously-suppressed...


Culture, Social Class, and Race in Public Relations: Perspectives and Applications

by Damion Waymer

Culture, Race, and Class-Based Perspectives in Public Relations, edited by Damion Waymer, looks at “diversity in public relations” in a novel way. Several public relations books look at gender or transnational/global...


Rivals for Power: Presidential-Congressional Relations

by James A. Thurber

Rivals for Power is a penetrating and up-to-date description of the power struggle between the president and Congress. In it, leading congressional and presidential scholars and knowledgeable former public officials...


The New Class Society: Goodbye American Dream?

by Earl Wysong, Robert Perrucci & David Wright

The New Class Society introduces students to the sociology of class structure and inequality. The fourth edition demonstrates how and why class differences in the United States have become more entrenched than...


Realizing the Potential of U.S. Unconventional Natural Gas

by Sarah O. Ladislaw, Lisa A. Hyland & David L. Pumphrey

The ability to access and economically develop vast amounts of America’s unconventional natural gas resources, especially large shale gas formations, has altered our national view on energy and has subsequently...


Trade and Tribulations: An Evaluation of Trade Barriers to the Adoption of Genetically Modified Crops in the East African Community

by John Komen & David Wafula

Agricultural biotechnology holds great promise in contributing to Africa’s socioeconomic development. This is confirmed by a growing body of literature analyzing the positive economic effects at the farm level,...


Dreams That Die: Misadventures In Hollywood

by John Wight

A young Scottish screenwriter arrives in Hollywood looking to scale the heights. But is the dream all that it seems?


Entheogens and the Development of Culture: The Anthropology and Neurobiology of Ecstatic Experience

by John A. Rush

Entheogens and the Development of Culture makes the radical proposition that mind-altering substances have played a major part not only in cultural development but also in human brain development. Researchers...


Mass Communication and American Social Thought: Key Texts, 1919-1968

by Peter Simonson, John Durham Peters & Jane Addams

This anthology of hard-to-find primary documents provides a solid overview of the foundations of American media studies. Focusing on mass communication and society and how this research fits into larger patterns...


News Narratives and News Framing: Constructing Political Reality

by Karen S. Johnson-Cartee

News Narratives and News Framing is a revealing look at how the media's construction of news affects our political, economic, and social realities. In this introduction to the theory behind news framing, Karen...


Latin American and Caribbean Foreign Policy

by Jeanne A. K. Hey, Frank O. Mora & JoAnn Fagot Aviel

This comprehensive text analyzes the foreign policies of eighteen countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. First assessing the state of the discipline, the introduction develops a common framework that...


James K. Polk: A Clear and Unquestionable Destiny

by Thomas M. Leonard

When he was elected President in 1845, James K. Polk was only 49 years old-at that time the youngest president ever to be elected. He faced a conflicted nation on the verge of tremendous territorial expansion....


Implementing Sustainable Development: From Global Policy to Local Action

by Phillip J. Cooper & Claudia Maria Vargas

Implementing Sustainable Development focuses on the challenge of turning international commitments and policy promises into action. Using examples and cases from around the U.S. and around the world, it examines...


Dynamics of Social Welfare Policy: Right versus Left

by Gardenia Harris, Bernard Ivan Tamas & Nancy S. Lind

Covering important social work issues aimed at today's students, paired articles 'talk to each other,' thus setting up a clear 'pro-con' format. Each pair of readings features an introduction with a list of...


Home Advantage: Social Class and Parental Intervention in Elementary Education

by Annette Lareau

This new edition contextualizes Lareau's original ethnography in a discussion of the most pressing issues facing educators at the beginning of the new millennium.


Human Rights and Revolutions

by Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom, Greg Grandin & Lynn Hunt

Now in a revised and updated edition with added original chapters, this acclaimed book provides an interdisciplinary perspective on the complex links between revolutionary struggles and human rights. Covering...


Justices, Presidents, and Senators: A History of the U.S. Supreme Court Appointments from Washington to Bush II

by Henry J. Abraham

Totally revised and updated, this classic history of the 110 members of the U.S. Supreme Court addresses the vital questions of why individual justices were nominated to the highest court, how their nominations...


A Field Guide to Left-Wing Wackos: And What to Do About Them

by Kfir Alfia

Here's everything you need to know about Anarchists, Peace Moms, Granolas, and many other types of left-wing wackos...so you can annoy them before they annoy you!

Dreadlocks. Megaphones. The stench of patchouli...