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Translated Woman
Crossing the Border with Esperanza's Story
Written by Ruth Behar


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $25.00

Translated Woman tells the story of an unforgettable encounter between Ruth Behar, a Cuban-American feminist anthropologist, and Esperanza Hernández, a Mexican street peddler. The tale of Esperanza's extraordinary life yields unexpected and profound reflections on the mutual desires that bind together anthropologists and their "subjects."


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Hunting Season
Hunting Season
Written by Mirta Ojito
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061220
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Hunting Season
Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town
Written by Mirta Ojito


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $18.00

2014 International Latino Awards Finalist

The true story of an immigrant's murder that turned a quaint village on the Long Island shore into ground zero in the war on immigration

 
In November 2008, Marcelo Lucero, a thirty-seven-year-old undocumented Ecuadorean immigrant, was attacked and murdered by a group of teenagers as he... Read more >
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Orientalism
Orientalism
Written by Edward W. Said
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153867
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Orientalism

Written by Edward W. Said


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2014
Price: $12.99

The noted critic and a Palestinian now teaching at Columbia University,examines the way in which the West observes the Arabs. Read more >
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A Race for the Future
A Race for the Future
Written by Mike Gonzalez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804137652
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A Race for the Future
How Conservatives Can Break the Liberal Monopoly on Hispanic Americans
Written by Mike Gonzalez


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.00

A landmark work examining the impact of Hispanic immigration on American politics, with a blueprint for what conservatives must do to recapture the American electorate.
 
Since 1965, millions of people have come to this country from Latin America and the Caribbean, seeking freedom and the chance to make a better... Read more >
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A Race for the Future
A Race for the Future
Written by Mike Gonzalez
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804137669
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A Race for the Future
How Conservatives Can Break the Liberal Monopoly on Hispanic Americans
Written by Mike Gonzalez


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $13.99

A landmark work examining the impact of Hispanic immigration on American politics, with a blueprint for what conservatives must do to recapture the American electorate.
 
Since 1965, millions of people have come to this country from Latin America and the Caribbean, seeking freedom and the chance to make a better... Read more >
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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805531
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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Creating Community in Violent Times
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $19.95

Hearts and Hands focuses on healing through community building. Empowered by thirty years of experience with gangs in Los Angeles and Chicago, Rodríguez offers a unique book of change. He makes concrete suggestions, shows how we can create nonviolent opportunities for youth today, and redirects kids into productive and satisfying lives... Read more >
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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Creating Community in Violent Times
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $19.95

Hearts and Hands focuses on healing through community building. Empowered by thirty years of experience with gangs in Los Angeles and Chicago, Rodríguez offers a unique book of change. He makes concrete suggestions, shows how we can create nonviolent opportunities for youth today, and redirects kids into productive and satisfying lives... Read more >
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Undocumented
Undocumented
Written by Aviva Chomsky
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001677
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Undocumented
How Immigration Became Illegal
Written by Aviva Chomsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $16.00

Explores what it means to be undocumented in a legal, social, economic and historical context
 
In this illuminating work, immigrant rights activist Aviva Chomsky shows how “illegality” and “undocumentedness” are concepts that were created to exclude and exploit. With a focus on US policy, she probes how people, especially Mexican and... Read more >
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Undocumented
How Immigration Became Illegal
Written by Aviva Chomsky


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $16.00

Explores what it means to be undocumented in a legal, social, economic and historical context
 
In this illuminating work, immigrant rights activist Aviva Chomsky shows how “illegality” and “undocumentedness” are concepts that were created to exclude and exploit. With a focus on US policy, she probes how people, especially Mexican and... Read more >
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Yellow Peril!
Yellow Peril!
Written by John Kuo Wei Tchen and Dylan Yeats
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681237
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Yellow Peril!
An Archive of Anti-Asian Fear
Written by John Kuo Wei Tchen and Dylan Yeats


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $29.95

The "yellow peril" is one of the most long-standing and pervasive racist ideas in Western culture—indeed, this book traces its history to the Enlightenment era. Yet while Fu Manchu evokes a fading historical memory, yellow peril ideology persists, animating, for example, campaign commercials from the 2012 presidential election. Yellow Peril! is... Read more >
Hunting Season
Hunting Season
Written by Mirta Ojito
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807001813
Our Price: $24.95
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Hunting Season
Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town
Written by Mirta Ojito


Format: Hardcover, 264 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $24.95

2014 International Latino Awards Finalist

The true story of an immigrant's murder that turned a quaint village on the Long Island shore into ground zero in the war on immigration

 
In November 2008, Marcelo Lucero, a thirty-seven-year-old undocumented Ecuadorean immigrant, was attacked and murdered by a group of teenagers as he... Read more >
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Hunting Season
Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town
Written by Mirta Ojito


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $26.95

The true story of an immigrant's murder that turned a quaint village on the Long Island shore into ground zero in the war on immigration
 
In November of 2008, Marcelo Lucero, a thirty-seven-year-old undocumented Ecuadorean immigrant, was brutally attacked and murdered by a group of teenagers as he walked the...

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Raskols
Raskols
Written by Stephen Dupont, Contribution by Ben Bohane
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876015
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Raskols
The Gangs of Papua New Guinea
Written by Stephen Dupont
Contribution by Ben Bohane


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $30.00

Beautiful black-and-white portraits of Papua New Guinea's most fearsome gangsters, brigands, thieves, and carjackers posing with their arsenal of homemade guns and knives.

Papua New Guinea: A land of striking beauty, mountain ranges, lush rainforests, and some of the most spectacular coastlines on earth. A land with over eight hundred unique tribes... Read more >
News For All The People
News For All The People
Written by Juan Gonzalez and Joseph Torres
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844671113
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News For All The People
The Epic Story of Race and the American Media
Written by Juan Gonzalez and Joseph Torres


Format: Trade Paperback, 476 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $22.95

From colonial newspapers to the Internet age, America’s racial divisions have played a central role in the creation of the country’s media system, just as the media has contributed to—and every so often, combated—racial oppression. This acclaimed book—called a “masterpiece” by the esteemed scholar Robert W. McChesney and chosen as one... Read more >
TEN KEYS LAT AMER V312
TEN KEYS LAT AMER V312
Written by Frank Tannenbaum
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307826565
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TEN KEYS LAT AMER V312

Written by Frank Tannenbaum


Format: eBook, 180 pages
On Sale: August 29, 2012
Price: $9.99

"A solid background review of contemporary Latin America by an expert who has spent forty years during the region and writing and lecturing about it."
Foreign Policy Association

"Anything Frank Tannenbaum writes about Latin America is required reading."
- Rex. D. Hopper, American Sociological Review  

"Professor Tannenbaum has given us ten keys...
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The Hold Life Has
Coca and Cultural Identity in an Andean Community
Written by Catherine J. Allen


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $21.95

This second edition of Catherine J. Allen's distinctive ethnography of the Quechua-speaking people of the Andes brings their story into the present. She has added an extensive afterword based on her visits to Sonqo in 1995 and 2000 and has updated and revised parts of the original text. The book focuses... Read more >
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News for All the People
News for All the People
Written by Juan Gonzalez and Joseph Torres
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844676873
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News for All the People
The Epic Story of Race and the American Media
Written by Juan Gonzalez and Joseph Torres


Format: Hardcover, 456 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2011
Price: $29.95

News for All the People is a sweeping account of the class and racial conflicts in American news media, from the first colonial newspaper to the internet age. It chronicles key government decisions that created our nation’s system of news, major political battles over the role of the press, and... Read more >
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African Folktales
African Folktales
Written by Roger Abrahams
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307803191
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African Folktales

Written by Roger Abrahams


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2011
Price: $14.99

Nearly 100 stories from over 40 tribe-related myths of creation, tales of epic deeds, ghost stories and tales set in both the animal and human realms.

Part of the Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library


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Bacalaitos and Fireworks
Bacalaitos and Fireworks
Contribution by Miguel Algarin and Lois Elaine Griffith, Photographed by Arlene Gottfried
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875667
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Bacalaitos and Fireworks

Contribution by Miguel Algarin and Lois Elaine Griffith
Photographed by Arlene Gottfried


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $39.95

New York City has been home to a Puerto Rican population since the mid-1900s, with the most noticeable migration boom beginning in the 1950s. As Puerto Ricans settled in New York over the years they stamped the city with their culture, indelibly altering neighborhoods like the South Bronx, the Lower East Side, Williamsburg, and downtown Brooklyn with... Read more >
Bound Feet & Western Dress
Bound Feet & Western Dress
Written by Pang-Mei Chang
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307792242
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Bound Feet & Western Dress
A Memoir
Written by Pang-Mei Chang


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2011
Price: $13.99

"In China, a woman is nothing."

Thus begins the saga of a woman born at the turn of the century to a well-to-do, highly respected Chinese family, a woman who continually defied the expectations of her family and the traditions of her culture. Growing up in the perilous years between the fall... Read more >
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Havana Dreams
Havana Dreams
Written by Wendy Gimbel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307787941
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Havana Dreams
A Story of a Cuban Family
Written by Wendy Gimbel


Format: eBook, 248 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2011
Price: $11.99

A fascinating, powerfully evocative story of four generations of Cuban women, through whose lives the author illuminates a vivid picture--both personal and historical--of Cuba in our century.

"When I want to read a culture," writes Wendy Gimbel in her prologue, "I listen to stories about families, sensing in their contours the substance... Read more >
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The Arab World
The Arab World
Written by Elizabeth Warnock Fernea and Robert A. Fernea
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773821
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The Arab World

Written by Elizabeth Warnock Fernea and Robert A. Fernea


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2011
Price: $12.99

In the ten years since Anchor first published Elizabeth and Robert Fernea's award-winning The Arab World: Personal Encounters, vast political and economic shifts have taken place: the end of the Iran/Iraq War and the Lebanese civil war; the outbreak of the Gulf War; the historic 1993 peace accords between Israel and... Read more >
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Hearts and Hands
Creating Community in Violent Times
Written by Luis Rodriguez


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

Hearts and Hands deals with many of the difficult issues addressed in Luis Rodríguez’s memoir of gang life, Always Running, but with a focus on healing through community building. Empowered by his experiences as a peacemaker with gangs in Los Angeles and Chicago, Rodríguez offers a unique book of change. He... Read more >
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By the Lake of Sleeping Children
By the Lake of Sleeping Children
Written by Luis Urrea
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773807
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By the Lake of Sleeping Children

Written by Luis Urrea


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2010
Price: $13.99

By the Lake of Sleeping Children explores the post-NAFTA and Proposition 187 border purgatory of garbage pickers and dump dwellers, gawking tourists,and relief workers, fearsome coyotes and their desperate clientele. In sixteen indelible portraits, Urrea illuminates the horrors and the simple joys of people trapped between the two worlds of Mexico... Read more >
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Guests of the Sheik
Guests of the Sheik
Written by Elizabeth Warnock Fernea
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773784
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Guests of the Sheik
An Ethnography of an Iraqi Village
Written by Elizabeth Warnock Fernea


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $14.99

A delightful, well-written, and vastly informative ethnographic study, this is an account of Fernea's two-year stay in a tiny rural village in Iraq, where she assumed the dress and sheltered life of a harem woman.


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