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51. Cover image for 'Lives of Lawyers Revisited'
Transformation and Resilience in the Organizations of Practice
Michael J. Kelly
A profound ethnographic analysis of how lawyers understand and respond to sweeping changes in the legal profession
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Lives of Lawyers Revisited"
52. Cover image for 'Race, Republicans, and the Return of the Party of Lincoln'
Tasha S. Philpot
How political parties use racial issues to manipulate their image and public opinion
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Race, Republicans, and the Return of the Party of Lincoln"
53. Cover image for 'Before Norms'
Institutions and Civic Culture
Robert W. Jackman and Ross A. Miller
Is political behavior shaped by culture or institutions?
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Before Norms"
54. Cover image for 'Social Science and Policy-Making'
A Search for Relevance in the Twentieth Century
David L. Featherman and Maris A. Vinovskis, Editors
How the social sciences in America were developed as a means of social reform
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Social Science and Policy-Making"
55. Cover image for 'A Unified Theory of Collective Action and Social Change'
Luis Fernando Medina
An intriguing examination of one of the most important unresolved problems in social choice theory: how do we best understand people's decision to pay the cost of a public good?
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "A Unified Theory of Collective Action and Social Change"
56. Cover image for 'Adoption in America'
Historical Perspectives
E. Wayne Carp
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Adoption in America"
57. Cover image for 'The White Welfare State'
The Racialization of U.S. Welfare Policy
Deborah E. Ward
Groundbreaking new research into the historical relationship between race and social welfare
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The White Welfare State"
58. Cover image for 'Law Stories'
Gary Bellow and Martha Minow, Editors
Accounts of law problems and the way they were handled, written by the responsible lawyers
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Law Stories"
59. Cover image for 'After the End of History'
The Curious Fate of American Materialism
Robert E. Lane
A creative presentation of Lane's career research as an ongoing conversation between two fictitious social scientists with opposing views
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "After the End of History"
60. Cover image for 'Globalizations and Social Movements'
Culture, Power, and the Transnational Public Sphere
John A. Guidry, Michael D. Kennedy, and Mayer N. Zald, Editors
Explores how globalization affects social movements in different countries
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Globalizations and Social Movements"
61. Cover image for 'Brokers and Bureaucrats'
Building Market Institutions in Russia
Timothy Frye
Offers a new political explanation for the creation of market institutions as it investigates Russia's transition from a command economy
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Brokers and Bureaucrats"
62. Cover image for 'Justice and Injustice in Law and Legal Theory'
Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns, Editors
Explores the relationship between law and justice
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Justice and Injustice in Law and Legal Theory"
63. Cover image for 'The Phantom Respondents'
Opinion Surveys and Political Representation
John Brehm
Examines a fundamental problem for opinion polls and those who use them
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Phantom Respondents"
64. Cover image for 'Capitol Investments'
The Marketability of Political Skills
Glenn R. Parker
Members of Congress purposefully develop expertise to improve their employment prospects after they leave office
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Capitol Investments"
65. Cover image for 'Chaos Theory in the Social Sciences'
Foundations and Applications
L. Douglas Kiel and Euel Elliott, Editors
Applications of chaos theory in political science, economics, and sociology
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Chaos Theory in the Social Sciences"
66. Cover image for 'A Civil Economy'
Transforming the Marketplace in the Twenty-First Century
Severyn T. Bruyn
An accessible overview of the concept of the civil economy and how it works
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "A Civil Economy"
67. Cover image for 'Cops, Teachers, Counselors'
Stories from the Front Lines of Public Service
Steven Maynard-Moody and Michael Musheno
A penetrating look at how government workers make sense of their work, ascribe identity to the people they encounter, and account for their decisions and actions
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Cops, Teachers, Counselors"
68. Cover image for 'Growth Triumphant'
The Twenty-first Century in Historical Perspective
Richard A. Easterlin
An economic historian and demographer considers what the world, freed from material need, will look like
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Growth Triumphant"
69. Cover image for 'Coping With Poverty'
The Social Contexts of Neighborhood, Work, and Family in the African-American Community
Sheldon Danziger and Ann Chih Lin, Editors
Qualitative research seeks to place poverty among African-Americans into the context of family, work, and community
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Coping With Poverty"
70. Cover image for 'Preference Pollution'
How Markets Create the Desires We Dislike
David George
Explores the failure of markets to shape desirable preferences
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Preference Pollution"
71. Cover image for 'Modeling and Interpreting Interactive Hypotheses in Regression Analysis'
Cindy D. Kam and Robert J. Franzese, Jr.
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Modeling and Interpreting Interactive Hypotheses in Regression Analysis"
72. Cover image for 'Opposition and Intimidation'
The Abortion Wars and Strategies of Political Harassment
Alesha E. Doan
The first systematic study of the extralegal tactics employed by the American anti-abortion movement
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Opposition and Intimidation"
73. Cover image for 'Racial Union'
Law, Intimacy, and the White State in Alabama, 1865-1954
Julie Novkov

A stunning exploration of America's attitudes on interracial marriage

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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Racial Union"
74. Cover image for 'Liberating Economics'
Feminist Perspectives on Families, Work, and Globalization
Drucilla K. Barker and Susan F. Feiner
The first accessible book to offer a feminist analysis of economic relationships illuminates the role of gender in contemporary economic life
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Liberating Economics"
75. Cover image for 'America Beyond Black and White'
How Immigrants and Fusions Are Helping Us Overcome the Racial Divide
Ronald Fernandez
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "America Beyond Black and White"
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

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