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Tending The Wild: Native American Knowledge And The Management Of California's Natural Resources - M. Kat Anderson

John Muir was an early proponent of a view we still hold today-that much of California was pristine, untouched wilderness before the arrival of Europeans. But as this groundbreaking book demonstrates, what Muir was really seeing when he admired th......

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Symptoms Of Modernity: Jews And Queers In Late-twentieth-century Vienna - Matti Bunzl

In the 1990s, Vienna's Jews and queers abandoned their clandestine existence and emerged into the city's public sphere in unprecedented numbers. Symptoms of Modernity traces this development in the context of Central European history. Jews and ho......

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L.a. City Limits: African American Los Angeles From The Great Depression To The Present - Josh Sides

In 1964 an Urban League survey ranked Los Angeles as the most desirable city for African Americans to live in. In 1965 the city burst into flames during one of the worst race riots in the nation's history. How the city came to such a pass-embodyin......

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Framing The Bride: Globalizing Beauty And Romance In Taiwan's Bridal Industry - Bonnie Adrian

With a wedding impending, the Taiwanese bride-to-be turns to bridal photographers, makeup artists, and hair stylists to transform her image beyond recognition. They give her fairer skin, eyes like a Western baby doll, and gowns inspired by sources......

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Unsung Heroines: Single Mothers And The American Dream - Ruth Sidel

This compelling book destroys the derogatory images of single mothers that too often prevail in the media and in politics by creating a rich, moving, multidimensional picture of who these women really are. Ruth Sidel interviewed mothers from diver......

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Venice, The Tourist Maze: A Cultural Critique Of The World's Most Touristed City - , Garry R. Marvin

"The tourist Venice is Venice," Mary McCarthy once observed-a sentiment very much in line with what most of the fourteen million tourists who visit the city each year experience, but at the same time a painful reality for the 65,000 Venetians who ......

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Becoming Sinners: Christianity And Moral Torment In A Papua New Guinea Society - Joel Robbins

In a world of swift and sweeping cultural transformations, few have seen changes as rapid and dramatic as those experienced by the Urapmin of Papua New Guinea in the last four decades. A remote people never directly "missionized," the Urapmin bega......

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Seeing Through Zen: Encounter, Transformation, And Genealogy In Chinese Chan Buddhism - John R. Mcrae

The tradition of Chan Buddhism-more popularly known as Zen-has been romanticized throughout its history. In this book, John R. McRae shows how modern critical techniques, supported by recent manuscript discoveries, make possible a more skeptical, ......

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Dark Green Religion: Nature Spirituality And The Planetary Future - Bron Taylor

In this innovative and deeply felt work, Bron Taylor examines the evolution of "green religions" in North America and beyond: spiritual practices that hold nature as sacred and have in many cases replaced traditional religions. Tracing a wide rang......

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Japan In Print: Information And Nation In The Early Modern Period - Mary Elizabeth Berry

A quiet revolution in knowledge separated the early modern period in Japan from all previous time. After 1600, self-appointed investigators used the model of the land and cartographic surveys of the newly unified state to observe and order subject......

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Palestinian Politics After The Oslo Accords: Resuming Arab Palestine - Nathan Brown

This timely and critically important work does what hostilities in the Middle East have made nearly impossible: it offers a measured, internal perspective on Palestinian politics, viewing emerging political patterns from the Palestinian point of v......

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What Is Sexual Harassment?: From Capitol Hill To The Sorbonne - Abigail Saguy

In France, a common notion is that the shared interests of graduate students and their professors could lead to intimate sexual relations, and that regulations curtailing those relationships would be both futile and counterproductive. By contrast,......

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Romance On A Global Stage: Pen Pals, Virtual Ethnography, And "mail Order" Marriages - Nicole Constable

By the year 2000 more than 350 Internet agencies were plying the email-order marriage trade, and the business of matching up mostly Western men with women from Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America had become an example of globalization writ lar......

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Playing America's Game: Baseball, Latinos, And The Color Line - Jr. Burgos, Adrian

Although largely ignored by historians of both baseball in general and the Negro leagues in particular, Latinos have been a significant presence in organized baseball from the beginning. In this benchmark study on Latinos and professional baseball......

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The Social Sciences In Modern Japan: The Marxian And Modernist Traditions - Andrew E. Barshay

This incisive intellectual history of Japanese social science from the 1890s to the present day considers the various forms of modernity that the processes of "development" or "rationalization" have engendered and the role social scientists have p......

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