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Social groups books

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The Lineaments of Wrath Race, Violent Crime and American Culture by James W Clarke The Lineaments of Wrath Race, Violent Crime and American Culture


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

Decoding Racial Ideology in Genomics by Johnny E. Williams, Joseph L., Jr. Graves Decoding Racial Ideology in Genomics
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Although the human genome exists apart from society, genomicists' thinking is informed by their inability to escape the wake of the race concept. The book reveals that genomicists' preoccupation with race--regardless of good or ill intent--contributes to its perception as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/03/2018

Readings for Diversity and Social Justice by Maurianne (University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA) Adams Readings for Diversity and Social Justice
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For nearly 20 years, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the trusted, leading anthology to cover a wide range of social oppressions from a social justice standpoint. With full sections dedicated to racism, religious oppression, classism, ableism, youth...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/03/2018

Readings for Diversity and Social Justice by Maurianne (University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA) Adams Readings for Diversity and Social Justice
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For nearly 20 years, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the trusted, leading anthology to cover a wide range of social oppressions from a social justice standpoint. With full sections dedicated to racism, religious oppression, classism, ableism, youth...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/03/2018

Making a Slave State Political Development in Early South Carolina by Ryan A. Quintana Making a Slave State Political Development in Early South Carolina

How is the state produced? In what ways did enslaved African Americans shape modern governing practices? Ryan A. Quintana provocatively answers these questions by focusing on the everyday production of South Carolina's state space - its roads and canals, borders...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

Encountering the North by Frank Moller, Samu Pehkonen Encountering the North
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This title was first published in 2003. This volume is concerned with the European north above the Arctic Circle and its representations in Cultural Geography and International Relations. The chapters in the book deal with cultural, geographical and political imaginations...
Format: eBook - Released: 06/02/2018

Encountering the North by Frank Moller, Samu Pehkonen Encountering the North
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This title was first published in 2003. This volume is concerned with the European north above the Arctic Circle and its representations in Cultural Geography and International Relations. The chapters in the book deal with cultural, geographical and political imaginations...
Format: eBook - Released: 06/02/2018

Chink Thinking Beyond the Stereotype by Henry Woongjae Kong Chink Thinking Beyond the Stereotype


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2018

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Making a Slave State Political Development in Early South Carolina by Ryan A. Quintana Making a Slave State Political Development in Early South Carolina

How is the state produced? In what ways did enslaved African Americans shape modern governing practices? Ryan A. Quintana provocatively answers these questions by focusing on the everyday production of South Carolina's state space - its roads and canals, borders...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2018

The Trouble with Minna A Case of Slavery and Emancipation in the Antebellum North by Hendrik Hartog The Trouble with Minna A Case of Slavery and Emancipation in the Antebellum North

In this intriguing book, Hendrik Hartog uses a forgotten 1840 case to explore the regime of gradual emancipation that took place in New Jersey over the first half of the nineteenth century. Hartog marks how the peculiar language mobilized by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2018

The Social Construction of Diversity Recasting the Master Narrative of Industrial Nations by Christiane Harzig The Social Construction of Diversity Recasting the Master Narrative of Industrial Nations

Though the composition of the populace of industrial nations has changed dramatically since the 1950s, public discourse and scholarship, however, often remain welded to traditional concepts of national cultures. Far from being an external factor of society, this volume shows...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

Aspects of Social Change in Modern Japan by Ronald Philip Dore Aspects of Social Change in Modern Japan

This is an examination of the consequences of Japan's rapid industrialization upon interpersonal relations. Based upon current theories of Western experiences with modernization, these studies show that the Eastern changes do not conform to Western patterns. Originally published in 1967....
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018

Oxford Handbook of Evolution, Biology, and Society by Dr. Rosemary (Professor, University of North Carolina, Charlotte) Hopcroft Oxford Handbook of Evolution, Biology, and Society
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Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2018

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Chink Thinking Beyond the Stereotype by Henry Woongjae Kong Chink Thinking Beyond the Stereotype


Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

Handbook of Social Status Correlates by Ellis Handbook of Social Status Correlates

The Handbook of Social Status Correlates summarizes findings from nearly 4000 studies on traits associated with variations in socioeconomic status. Much of the information is presented in roughly 300 tables, each one providing a visual snapshot of what research has...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/01/2018

Social Movements and Media by Jennifer S. Earl Social Movements and Media

This volume focuses on media and social movements. Contributing authors draw on cases as diverse as the Harry Potter Alliance to youth oriented, non-profit educational organizations to systematically assess how media environments, systems, and usage affect collective action in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

Race Matters, 25th Anniversary by Cornel West Race Matters, 25th Anniversary


Format: Paperback - Released: 04/12/2017

Rural Development A Geographical Perspective by Professor Henry Buller, Keith Hoggart Rural Development A Geographical Perspective
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This book, originally published in 1987, provides an integrative, analytical aproach to rural areas in advanced economies. Causation and the consequences of societal change have been emphasised, in a framework which draws out processes which oeprate at different geographical scales...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Gypsies in Contemporary Egypt On the Peripheries of Society by Alexandra Parrs Gypsies in Contemporary Egypt On the Peripheries of Society

A sociological study of Gypsies in modern-day Cairo and Alexandria
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Shortchanged Height Discrimination and Strategies for Social Change by Tanya S. Osensky Shortchanged Height Discrimination and Strategies for Social Change

Provokes a public debate about heightism, its detrimental effects, and how to reshape society's view and treatment of short people
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/11/2017

Poles Myths & Reality by Yehuda Cohen Poles Myths & Reality


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

The Illustrated Slave Empathy, Graphic Narrative, and the Visual Culture of the Transatlantic Abolition Movement, 1800-1852 by Martha J. Cutter The Illustrated Slave Empathy, Graphic Narrative, and the Visual Culture of the Transatlantic Abolition Movement, 1800-1852

Analyses some of the more innovative works in the archive of antislavery illustrated books published from 1800 to 1852 alongside other visual materials that depict enslavement. Martha J. Cutter argues that some illustrated narratives attempt to shift a viewing reader...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

Beyond Freedom Disrupting the History of Emancipation by Eric Foner, Richard S. Newman Beyond Freedom Disrupting the History of Emancipation
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This collection of eleven original essays interrogates the concept of freedom and recentres our understanding of the process of emancipation. Who defined freedom, and what did it mean to nineteenth-century African Americans, both during and after slavery? Some of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

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