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A Legal Primer on Managing Museum Collections, Third Edition

Written by Marie C. Malaro and Ildiko DeAngelis


Format: eBook, 540 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $47.95

Hailed when it was first published in 1985 as the bible of U.S. collections management, A Legal Primer on Managing Museum Collections offers the only comprehensive discussion of the legal questions faced by museums regarding collections. This revised and expanded third edition addresses the many legal developments—including a comprehensive discussion of... Read more >
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The Nations Within
The Nations Within
Written by Vine Deloria, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831842
Our Price: $14.99
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The Nations Within
The Past and Future of American Indian Sovereignity
Written by Vine Deloria, Jr.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2013
Price: $14.99

The message of The Nations Within is an urgent on, and should be read by anyone concerned with American Indian affairs today.
 
“Those of us who try to understand what is happening in North American Indian communities have learned to see Vine Delora, Jr., both as an influential actor in the ongoing... Read more >
The Crime of Sheila McGough
The Crime of Sheila McGough
Written by Janet Malcolm
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830579
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The Crime of Sheila McGough

Written by Janet Malcolm


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $11.99

"[N]o other writer tells better stories about the perpetual, the unwinnable, battle between narrative and truth." --The New York Times Book Review

The Crime of Sheila McGough is Janet Malcolm's brilliant exposé of miscarriage of justice in the case of Sheila McGough, a disbarred lawyer recently released from prison. McGough had served... Read more >
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I Don't Wish Nobody to Have a Life Like Mine
Tales of Kids in Adult Lockup
Written by David Chura


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $24.95

Since the early 1990s, thanks to inflamed rhetoric in the media about “superpredators” and a wave of get-tough-on-crime laws, the number of juveniles in prison has risen by 35 percent, according to the U.S. Department of Justice, and their placement in adult prison has increased by 208 percent, according to a... Read more >
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The Pig Farmer's Daughter and Other Tales of American Justice
The Pig Farmer's Daughter and Other Tales of American Justice
Written by Mary Frances Berry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307797292
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The Pig Farmer's Daughter and Other Tales of American Justice
Episodes of Racism and Sexism in the Courts from 1865 to the Present
Written by Mary Frances Berry


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

From the head of the U.S. Civil Rights Commission and noted professor of law and history at the University of Pennsylvania, a groundbreaking book that examines both civil and criminal court cases from the Civil War to the present, to reveal the impact of stereotyping--race, class, gender--on the American legal system... Read more >
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Birth of a Nation'hood
Birth of a Nation'hood
Written by Toni Morrison
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307482266
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Birth of a Nation'hood
Gaze, Script, and Spectacle in the O. J. Simpson Case
Written by Toni Morrison


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2010
Price: $13.99

Co-edited and introduced by Toni Morrison, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Birth of a Nation'hood elucidates as never before the grim miasma of the O.J. Simpson case, which has elicited gargantuan fascination.

As they pertain to the scandal, the issues of race, sex, violence, money, and the media are refracted... Read more >
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The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
Written by American Bar Association
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375723971
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The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
Everything You Need to Know about Family Law, Estate Planning, and the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act
Written by American Bar Association


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $11.99

The one and only legal guide for servicemembers and their families.

The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
is the complete resource for servicemembers, veterans, and their families. This guide will help all servicemembers clarify their legal issues, understand the options, and locate assistance. Topics are presented in an easy-to-read format... Read more >
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The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
Written by Fred W. Friendly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307824424
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The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
Free Speech Vs. Fairness in Broadcasting
Written by Fred W. Friendly


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2013
Price: $11.99

Unlike newspapers, TV and radio broadcasting is subject to government regulation in the form of the FCC and the Fairness Doctrine, which requires stations "to devote a reasonable amount of broadcast time to the discussion of controversial issues" and "to do so farily, in order to afford reasonable opportunity for opposing... Read more >
Targeted
Homeland Security and the Business of Immigration
Written by Deepa Fernandes
Foreword by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

America has always portrayed itself as a country of immigrants, welcoming each year the millions seeking a new home or refuge in this land of plenty. Increasingly, instead of finding their dream, many encounter a nightmare—a country whose culture and legal system aggressively target and prosecute them.
In Targeted, journalist Deepa Fernandes... Read more >
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Secret Trials and Executions
Military Tribunals and the Threat to Democracy
Written by Barbara Olshansky and Center For Constitutional Rights


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

Since the attacks of September 11th, there has been a sweeping revision of U.S. immigration laws, foreign intelligence gathering operations, and domestic law enforcement procedures. While aimed at countering terrorism and bringing to justice those individuals who are responsible for carrying out acts of terror against the U.S., many of these... Read more >
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