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Displays of Power (with a new afterword): Controversy in the American Museum from the Enola Gay to Sensation!

Displays of Power (with a new afterword): Controversy in the American Museum from the Enola Gay to Sensation!

  • by Steven C. Dubin, Komozi Woodard, Charles Payne
  • ISBN: 0814718906
  • ISBN-13: 9780814718902
Exhibition controversies are similar to "tagged genes": They are markers for critical conditions, but not the cause of them. In Displays of Power, Steven C. Dubin examines the most controversial exhibitions of the 1990s.

Black Rage Confronts The Law

Black Rage Confronts The Law

  • by Paul Harris, Evelyn McDonnell
  • ISBN: 0814735924
  • ISBN-13: 9780814735923
Marilyn Farwell here examines the work of such writers as Adrienne Rich, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Jeanette Winterson, Gloria Naylor, and Marilyn Hacker to address these questions.

Americans Without Law: The Racial Boundaries of Citizenship

Americans Without Law: The Racial Boundaries of Citizenship

  • by Mark S. Weiner
  • ISBN: 0814793657
  • ISBN-13: 9780814793657
Americans Without Law shows how the racial boundaries of civic life are based on widespread perceptions about the relative capacity of minority groups for legal behavior, which Mark S. Weiner calls “juridical racialism.” The book ...

Groundwork: Local Black Freedom Movements in America

Groundwork: Local Black Freedom Movements in America

  • by Jeanne Theoharis (Editor), Komozi Woodard (Editor), Charles M. Payne (Editor)
  • ISBN: 081478285X
  • ISBN-13: 9780814782859
These essays show that local civil rights activity was a vibrant component of the larger civil rightsmovement, and contributed greatly to its national successes.

Global Sociology

Global Sociology

  • by Robin Cohen, Paul Kennedy, Maud Perrier (With)
  • ISBN: 1479800767
  • ISBN-13: 9781479800766
Much has changed in the world since then; recessions, revolutions, social media, and new migration networks have developed as causes and symptoms of an increasingly global society.This new edition is fully updated to explore just how these ...

Game Theory for the Social Sciences

Game Theory for the Social Sciences

  • by Lucy Popescu, Carole Seymour-Jones, Tom Stoppard
  • ISBN: 0814754317
  • ISBN-13: 9780814754313
The second edition of Herve Moulin's highly successful book outlines the fundamental concepts of game theory—one of the most provocative and fruitful applications of mathematics to the human sciences—and demonstrates its uses in ...

Immigration And Religion In America

Immigration And Religion In America

  • by Sean Cashman, Josh DeWind
  • ISBN: 0814705049
  • ISBN-13: 9780814705049
Written in a lively, accessible style with over sixty illustrations, this book is an excellent introduction to these momentous years. It provides an assessment of the contributions of the titans - political, scientific, and industrial.

Film as Religion: Myths, Morals, and Rituals

Film as Religion: Myths, Morals, and Rituals

  • by John C. Lyden, Roy Porter, Michele Eliason
  • ISBN: 0814751814
  • ISBN-13: 9780814751817
In this urgent, landmark work, William Kelso merges conservative, radical, and liberal ideals to suggest how the intractable problem of poverty may be solved at long last by implementing the principles of this new covenant.

Internationalizing The History Of Psychology

Internationalizing The History Of Psychology

  • by Richard Delgado, Jean Stefancic
  • ISBN: 0814799442
  • ISBN-13: 9780814799444
For well over a decade, critical race theory—the school of thought that holds that race lies at the very nexus of American life—has roiled the legal academy.

Groundwork: Local Black Freedom Movements in America

Groundwork: Local Black Freedom Movements in America

  • by Jeanne Theoharis (Editor), Komozi Woodard (Editor), Charles M. Payne (Editor)
  • ISBN: 0814782841
  • ISBN-13: 9780814782842
A groundbreaking collection of essays on the civil rights movement focusing on smaller, regional civil organizations across the country - not just in the South.

 

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