Books by Publisher: NEW YORK UNIVERSITY PRESS

    LGBTQ Politics

    Paperback £24.05

    A definitive collection of original essays on queer politics From Harvey Milk to ACT UP to Proposition 8, no political change in the last two decades has been as rapid as the advancement of civil rights for LGBTQ people. As we face a critical juncture in progressive activism, political science,...

    The Political Thought of America\'s Founding Feminists

    By Lisa Pace Vetter

    Paperback Save £2.54 = £22.45

    Recovering the powerful and influential contributions of women from the nation's formative years. The Political Thought of America's Founding Feminists traces the significance of Frances Wright, Harriet Martineau, Angelina and Sarah Grimke, Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Sojourner Truth in shaping American political thinking. These women understood the relationship...

    Ethnic Church Meets Megachurch

    By Prema A. Kurien

    Paperback £25.65

    Winner, 2018 Section on Asia and Asian America Book Award presented by the American Sociological Association Traces the religious adaptation of members of an important Indian Christian church- the Mar Thoma denomination - as they make their way in the United States. This book exposes how a new paradigm of...

    Islamophobia and Racism in America

    By Erik Love

    Paperback Save £2.14 = £20.85

    Confronting and combating Islamophobia in America. Islamophobia has long been a part of the problem of racism in the United States, and it has only gotten worse in the wake of shocking terror attacks, the ongoing refugee crisis, and calls from public figures like Donald Trump for drastic action. As...

    The Excellence of the Arabs

    By Ibn Qutaybah

    Hardback £29.66

    The Excellence of the Arabs is a spirited defense of Arab identity-its merits, values, andorigins-at a time of politicalunrest and fragmentation, written by oneof the most important scholars of the early Abbasid era. In the cosmopolitan milieu of Baghdad, the social prestige attached toclaims of being Arab had begun to...

    Keywords for Media Studies

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £20.05

    Introduces key terms, research traditions, debates, and their histories, and offers a sense of the new frontiers and questions emerging in the field of media studies Keywords for Media Studies introduces and aims to advance the field of critical media studies by tracing, defining, and problematizing its established and emergent...

    Critical Race Theory Third Edition

    By Jean Stefancic

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £15.25

    Updated to include the Black Lives Matter movement, the presidency of Barack Obama, the rise of hate speech on the Internet, and more. Since the publication of the first edition of Critical Race Theory in 2001, the United States has lived through two economic downturns, an outbreak of terrorism, and...

    A Hundred and One Nights

    Hardback £27.10

    Like its more famous sibling, the Thousand and One Nights, this collection opens with the frame story of Shahrazad, the gifted vizier's daughter who recounts imaginative tales night after night in an effort to distract the murderous king from taking her life. It is distinctly rooted in Arabic literary culture...

    Living with Alzheimer's

    By Renee L. Beard

    Paperback Save £2.14 = £20.85

    News of Alzheimer's disease is constantly in the headlines. Every day we hear heart-wrenching stories of people caring for a loved one who has become a shell of their former self, of projections about rising incidence rates, and of cures that are just around the corner. However, we don't see...

    Restricted Access: Media, Disability, and the Politics of Participation

    By Elizabeth Ellcessor

    Paperback £20.27

    How reconsidering digital media and participatory cultures from the standpoint of disability allows for a full understanding of accessibility. While digital media can offer many opportunities for civic and cultural participation, this technology is not equally easy for everyone to use. Hardware, software, and cultural expectations combine to make some...

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