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Working through Surveillance and Technical Communication
This book addresses contemporary surveillance practices and examines technical communicators' roles in carrying them out.
Louise Blanchard Bethune
The trailblazing story of the life and career of Louise Blanchard Bethune, America’s first professional woman architect.
Technical Communication for Environmental Action
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.
Moving across Differences
Explores how discussion of LGBTQ+ themes in a high-school literature course can foster ethical engagement among students.
Art Activism for an Anticolonial Future
Analyzes socially engaged art practices worldwide, linking them to decolonial struggle and critique.
Black Campus Life
Ethnography of Black engineering majors navigating campus life at a historically White university.
The White Indians of Mexican Cinema
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.
Analyzes how literary representations of suicide have reinforced antiblackness in the modern world.
Boy-Wives and Female Husbands
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.
Adventures in Sustainable Urbanism
Opens up new ways of thinking about and debating the consequences of sustainable urbanism as it moves from planning to practice.
The Big Thaw
Explores the unprecedented and rapid climate changes occurring in the Arctic environment.
The Revolution Will Not Be Theorized
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.
Race and Rurality in the Global Economy
Essays that examine globalization's effects with an emphasis on the interplay of race and rurality as it occurs across diverse geographies and peoples.
Reconciliation in Global Context
A transdisciplinary approach to reconciliation practices and policies by an international team of scholars and scholar-practitioners.
An innovative philosophical meditation on the muteness of Holocaust survivors and the human faculty of storytelling.
Fire and Snow
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.
A fascinating collection of essays and conversations on the changing nature of language.
Illuminates the contradictions that emerge within conscious capitalism initiatives that are designed to empower women.
Explores intervisual case studies in relation to migration, xenophobia, and gender.
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.
Austerity and the Labor Movement
An overview and analysis of austerity policies and labor movement resistance in several countries.
Just War and Human Rights
Discusses how just war theory needs to be revised to better secure and respect human rights.
Native American Nationalism and Nation Re-building
Presents an interdisciplinary analysis of the recent developments of Native American nationalism and nationhood in the United States and Canada.
New Frontiers of Slavery
Essays challenging conventional understandings of the slave economy of the nineteenth century.
Human Rights Standards
A bracing critique of human rights law and activism from the perspective of the Global South.
Slavery in the Circuit of Sugar, Second Edition
Traces the historical development of slave labor and plantation agriculture in nineteenth-century Martinique.
American Politics and the Environment, Second Edition
Examines the role of politics in the environmental policy making process.
Essays addressing relatively unknown or unexamined speeches delivered by famous or influential environmental figures.
World Politics at the Edge of Chaos
Comprehensive overview of the inroads made by Complexity Thinking approaches and ideas in the study and practice of world politics.
The Arab Revolution of 2011
Comparative analysis of the 2011 Arab Spring uprisings.
Defending Women's Rights in Europe
Comparative analysis of gender equality reforms enacted in ten post-communist states who became members of the European Union.
Explores how political activism, art, and popular culture challenge the discrimination and injustice faced by “illegal” and displaced peoples.
Creating Sustainable Communities
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.
Shaping Gender Policy in Turkey
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.
Two Sides of a Barricade
Investigates how activists confront global powers with their street-level dissent.
Coping with Terrorism
A comprehensive examination of multiple dimensions of terrorism