Argues that humans are animals that philosophize about their condition by fictionalizing other animals.
Situates yoga practice within a musical context in the life and work of famed violinist Yehudi Menuhin
Challenges deep-seated assumptions about the traditionalist nature of Confucianism by providing a new interpretation of the emergence of modern Confucianism in Republican China.
A primary source collection of the local impact of the COVID pandemic on a college community which both records and reflects upon the nature of daily life during a crisis.
This book addresses contemporary surveillance practices and examines technical communicators' roles in carrying them out.
The trailblazing story of the life and career of Louise Blanchard Bethune, America’s first professional woman architect.
This collection engages scholars and practicioners in a conversation about the ways that Technical Communication has contributed to pragmatic and democratic actions to address climate change.
Explores how discussion of LGBTQ+ themes in a high-school literature course can foster ethical engagement among students.
Ethnography of Black engineering majors navigating campus life at a historically White university.
Analyzes socially engaged art practices worldwide, linking them to decolonial struggle and critique.
Examines the filmic representation of Whiteness as Indigeneity and its role in mediating racial politics in Mexico.
Argues that Jewishness is an essential element of Argentina’s self-fashioning as a modern nation.
Discusses world literature and cinema from the perspective of literary languages and film traditions that do not hold a hegemonic position.
Broadens the parameters of religious studies by accounting for material acts that help shape religious worlds.
Analyzes how literary representations of suicide have reinforced antiblackness in the modern world.
A significant contribution to anthropology, history, and gender studies that reveals the denials of homosexuality in traditional and contemporary African societies to be rooted in colonialist ideologies.
Opens up new ways of thinking about and debating the consequences of sustainable urbanism as it moves from planning to practice.
Explores the unprecedented and rapid climate changes occurring in the Arctic environment.
Studies the revolutionary theory of the Black Power Movement in the 1960s through ʼ70s, placing it within the broader social theory of black revolution in the United States since the nineteenth century.
A transdisciplinary approach to reconciliation practices and policies by an international team of scholars and scholar-practitioners.
Essays that examine globalization's effects with an emphasis on the interplay of race and rurality as it occurs across diverse geographies and peoples.
A broad examination of climate fantasy and science fiction, from The Lord of the Rings and the Narnia series to The Handmaid's Tale and Game of Thrones.
An innovative philosophical meditation on the muteness of Holocaust survivors and the human faculty of storytelling.
A fascinating collection of essays and conversations on the changing nature of language.
Explores intervisual case studies in relation to migration, xenophobia, and gender.
Illuminates the contradictions that emerge within conscious capitalism initiatives that are designed to empower women.
Demonstrates the impact of global education partnerships related to information access.
Undergraduate-level textbook introducing students to the factors which define immigration politics in the United States and Europe.
An overview and analysis of austerity policies and labor movement resistance in several countries.
Discusses how just war theory needs to be revised to better secure and respect human rights.
A bracing critique of human rights law and activism from the perspective of the Global South.
Traces the historical development of slave labor and plantation agriculture in nineteenth-century Martinique.
Presents an interdisciplinary analysis of the recent developments of Native American nationalism and nationhood in the United States and Canada.
Essays challenging conventional understandings of the slave economy of the nineteenth century.
Essays addressing relatively unknown or unexamined speeches delivered by famous or influential environmental figures.
Examines the role of politics in the environmental policy making process.
Comprehensive overview of the inroads made by Complexity Thinking approaches and ideas in the study and practice of world politics.
Comparative analysis of gender equality reforms enacted in ten post-communist states who became members of the European Union.
Comparative analysis of the 2011 Arab Spring uprisings.
Explores how political activism, art, and popular culture challenge the discrimination and injustice faced by “illegal” and displaced peoples.
Explores efforts aimed at creating sustainable communities throughout the Hudson River region.
Offers a critical history of the role of pain, suffering, and compassion in democratic culture.
Timely analysis of the ways in which women grassroots activists, the European Union, and the Turkish state are involved in shaping gender policies in Turkey.
Examines the continuing relevance of early British sociologists Victor Branford, Patrick Geddes, and their associates.
Investigates how activists confront global powers with their street-level dissent.
A comprehensive examination of multiple dimensions of terrorism