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A Dreadful Deceit: The Myth of Race from the Colonial Era to Obama's America

by Jacqueline Jones

In 1656, a planter in colonial Maryland tortured and killed one of his slaves, an Angolan man named Antonio who refused to work the fields. Over three centuries later, a Detroit labor organizer named Simon Owens...


Quarterly Essay 52 Found in Translation: In Praise of a Plural World

by Linda Jaivin

Whether we're aware of it or not, we spend much of our time in this globalised world in the act of translation. Language is a big part of it, of course, as anyone who has fumbled with a phrasebook in a foreign...


Feminist Advocacy: Gendered Organizations in Community-Based Responses to Domestic Violence

by Andrea J. Nichols

Feminist Advocacy: Gendered Organizations in Community Based Responses to Domestic Violence examines feminist advocacy in domestic violence organizations including shelters, the justice system, and child protective...


The Biopolitics of Race: State Racism and U.S. Immigration

by Sokthan Yeng

The Biopolitics of Race provides philosophical analysis of immigration, a pressing public issue, by focusing on how concerns over state health are used to identify and deny entrance to Mexican, Muslim, homosexual,...


Narrative Reflections: How Witnessing Their Stories Changes Our Lives

by Lucy S. Raizman & Bea Hollander-Goldfein

Narrative Reflections presents a series of poignant personal reflections by mental health professionals, triggered by reading interviews of Holocaust survivors and their families. Inspired by the practice of...


Masculinity and Gender in Greek Cinema: 1949-1967

by Achilleas Hadjikyriacou

Between the end of the Civil War (1949) and the colonels' military coup (1967) Greece underwent tremendous political, economic, and social transformations which influenced gender identities and relations. During...


Women in the Biblical World: A Survey of Old and New Testament Perspectives

by Elizabeth A. McCabe, Lee A. Johnson & Lynn B.E. Jencks

This volume features the most current research in feminist biblical scholarship. This collection will whet the reader's appetite for cutting-edge research and encourage a closer look at key biblical passages...


Holocaust Mothers and Daughters: Family, History, and Trauma

by Federica K. Clementi

An astonishing analysis of Jewish mother-daughter relations before, during, and after the Shoah as described in daughters’ memoirs


Social Roles of Sport in Carib

by Michael A Malec

First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Asian Entreprenuerial Minorities: Conjoint Communities in the Making of the World Economy, 1570-1940

by Christine Dobbin

First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Conceiving Sexuality: Approaches to Sex Research in a Postmodern World: Approaches to Sex Research in a Postmodern World

Sticks and Stones: The Troublesome Success of Children's Literature from Slovenly Peter to Harry Potter

by Jack Zipes

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


The Trendmaster's Guide: Get a Jump on What Your Customer Wants Next

by Robyn Waters

According to Robyn Waters, it's a myth that trends can only be spotted early by überhip Bohemian types who are ever so much cooler than everyone else.

She ought to know. As Target's former VP of Trend, Design,...


Queer Man on Campus: A History of Non-Heterosexual College Men, 1945-2000

by Patrick Dilley

This book reveals the inadequacy of a unified "gay" identity in studying the lives of queer college men. Instead, seven types of identities are discernible in the lives of non-heterosexual college males, as...


Latino Homicide: Immigration, Violence, and Community

by Jr., Ramiro Martinez

According to some politicians and much of the mainstream media, immigrant populations only contribute crime to their communities. Seen as unmotivated and unemployed, these immigrants are thought to be a threat...


American Identity in the Age of Obama

by Amílcar Antonio Barreto & Richard L. O'Bryant

The election of Barack Obama as the 44th president of the United States has opened a new chapter in the country's long and often tortured history of inter-racial and inter-ethnic relations. Many relished in...


Beyond Inclusion: The Practice of Equal Access in Indian Higher Education: The Practice of Equal Access in Indian Higher Education

by Satish Deshpande & Usha Zacharias

In India, two critical aspects of public policy - social justice and higher education - have witnessed unprecedented expansion in recent years. While several programmes have been designed by the State to equalise...


Contemporary India and South Africa: Legacies, Identities, Dilemmas: Legacies, Identities, Dilemmas

by Sujata Patel & Tina Uys

This book deals with the legacies of the Indian experiences of migration and diaspora in South Africa. It highlights the social imaginaries of the migrants and citizens as they negotiate between a reconstructed...


Corporate Governance: Concept, Evolution and India Story: Concept, Evolution and India Story

by Praveen B. Malla

With the increasing awareness that mere economic and production-based explanations do not adequately describe the motivations for governance, researchers have focused on the behavioral side of the firm performance...


Development Dramas: Reimagining Rural Political Action in Eastern India: Reimagining Rural Political Action in Eastern India

by Dia da Costa

First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.