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Chasing Newsroom Diversity: From Jim Crow to Affirmative Action

by Gwyneth Mellinger

Missed opportunity in the newspaper industry's diversity efforts


Good Practice in Assessing Risk: Current Knowledge, Issues and Approaches

by Bernadette Wilkinson, Hazel Kemshall & Jon Glasby

This book is a comprehensive guide to good practice for those working with risk, covering a wide variety of social care settings. The contributors discuss a range of key issues relating to risk including positive...


How to Break Bad News to People with Intellectual Disabilities: A Guide for Carers and Professionals

by Irene Tuffrey-Wijne & Sheila Hollins

This book offers unique and adaptable guidelines that can be used by practitioners to ease the process of breaking bad news to people with intellectual disabilities. It provides effective tips and support that...


Defying Disability: The Lives and Legacies of Nine Disabled Leaders

by Mary Wilkinson

This book tells the stories of nine disabled leaders who, by force of personality and concrete achievement, have made us think differently about disability. They share a common will to change society so that...


Protecting the Sacred, Creating Peace in Asia-Pacific

by Chaiwat Satha-Anand & Olivier Urbain

Using case studies from the Middle East, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Pacific Basin, this book examines the global trend of violence against religious places and figures. The contributors believe attacks...


Looking for Rights in All the Wrong Places: Why State Constitutions Contain America's Positive Rights

by Emily Zackin

Unlike many national constitutions, which contain explicit positive rights to such things as education, a living wage, and a healthful environment, the U.S. Bill of Rights appears to contain only a long list...


Gramsci, Migration, and the Representation of Women's Work in Italy and the U.S.

by Laura E. Ruberto

Examining films, literature, songs, and photographs with an emphasis on a feminist materialist interpretation, Producing Culture considers the representations of different kinds of labor historically performed...


Trucking Country: The Road to America's Wal-Mart Economy

by Shane Hamilton

Trucking Country is a social history of long-haul trucking that explores the contentious politics of free-market capitalism in post-World War II America. Shane Hamilton paints an eye-opening portrait of the...


50 Vetoes: How States Can Stop the Obama Health Care Law

by Michael F. Cannon

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) remains vulnerable to repeal, largely because Congress and the Supreme Court have granted each state the power to veto major provisions of the law before...


Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia

by Gabriella Gutiérrez y Muhs, Yolanda Flores Niemann & Carmen G. González

Presumed Incompetent is a pathbreaking account of the intersecting roles of race, gender, and class in the working lives of women faculty of color. Through personal narratives and qualitative empirical studies,...


Soils, Climate and Society: Archaeological Investigations in Ancient America

by John D. Wingard & Sue Eileen Hayes

Much recent archaeological research focuses on social forces as the impetus for cultural change. Soils, Climate and Society, however, focuses on the complex relationship between human populations and the physical...


Class Conflict: The Pursuit and History of American Justice

by Gregory C. Leavitt

Beginning with the late eighteenth century and ending in the late twentieth century, Leavitt traces the history of class conflict and the struggle for justice among Americans. He argues that class struggles...


Containing Coexistence: America, Russia, and the "Finnish Solution," 1945-1956

by Jussi M. Hanhimäki

Containing Coexistence: America, Russia, and the "Finnish Solution," 1945-1956, is the first full-scale study of Finland's role in Soviet-American relations during the onset of the cold war. Cold war Finland...


Single Woman of a Certain Age: Romantic Escapades, Shifting Shapes, and Serene Independence

by Jane Ganahl

This timely book assembles a chorus of sophisticated, edgy, and humorous voices on the topic of being unmarried in one's prime.


Alcohol: Social Drinking in Cultural Context

by Janet Chrzan

Alcohol: Social Drinking in Cultural Context critically examines alcohol use across cultures and through time. This short text is a framework for students to self-consciously examine their beliefs about and...


Reframing Photography: Theory and Practice

by Rebekah Modrak & Bill Anthes

To fully understand photography, it is essential to study both the theoretical and the technical. This book combines theory and practice in one text, exploring photographic ideas alongside processes.


The Global City: New York, London, Tokyo

by Saskia Sassen

This classic work chronicles how New York, London, and Tokyo became command centers for the global economy and in the process underwent a series of massive and parallel changes. What distinguishes Sassen's theoretical...


Historical Dictionary of Israeli Intelligence

by Ephraim Kahana

For Israel_more so than for any other state_an effective Intelligence Community has been a matter of life and death. Over the past half-century or so, Israel has created and refined what is broadly regarded...


Historical Dictionary of Terrorism

by Stephen Sloan & Sean K. Anderson

This third edition of Historical Dictionary of Terrorism significantly expands on the second edition through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries...


Historical Dictionary of Sexspionage

by Nigel West

In the realm of human behavior, sex can be the catalyst for risky or reckless conduct. The Historical Dictionary of Sexspionage explores this behavior through a chronology, an introduction, a bibliography, and...