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The Medical Science of House, M.D.

by Andrew Holtz

How can a teenager adopted at birth nearly die because his real mother didn’t get a measles shot?How can a husband’s faith in his wife’s fidelity determine whether radical treatment will cure her or kill...


Teddy Ferrara

by Christopher Shinn

A gripping new drama by the author of Pulitzer Prize finalist Dying City.


Forensic Science of CSI

by Katherine Ramsland

The CBS television show, "C.S.I.: Crime Scene Investigation," has captured audiences - and ratings - with its unflinchingly realistic details of forensic science, tools, and technology. This fascinating new...


Artists, Obsessives and Chicago Originals: Selected Articles

by Christopher Borrelli

Reporter Christopher Borrelli has a fascination with the quirky and the obsessive, and a talent for finding unique angles and stories when it comes to artists, entertainers, and everyday people. This book collects...


Up from Slavery: An Autobiography

by Booker T. Washington & Louis R. Harlan

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA


Roy Wilkins: The Quiet Revolutionary and the NAACP

by Yvonne Ryan

Roy Wilkins (1901--1981) spent forty-six years of his life serving the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and led the organization for more than twenty years. Under his leadership,...


Road Film

by Ernest Loesser

Framed as a cinematic odyssey, Road Film owes its debt to the famous road movies from the 1960s–80s. Every reader rides shotgun on a trajectory into an American imagination full of joy and angst. Loesser’s...


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

by Richard G. Parker & John H. Gagnon

First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


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,...