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51. Cover image for 'Population and Progress in a Yoruba Town'
Elisha P. Renne
Argues that progress and fertility cannot be expected to follow a universal trajectory
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52. Cover image for 'Race and the Politics of Welfare Reform'
Sanford F. Schram, Joe Soss, and Richard C. Fording, Editors
A searching and succinct restatement of the many ways race and American racial attitudes affect how we talk about the poor--and how we handle the problem of poverty relief
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52. Cover image for 'Race and the Politics of Welfare Reform'
Sanford F. Schram, Joe Soss, and Richard C. Fording, Editors
A searching and succinct restatement of the many ways race and American racial attitudes affect how we talk about the poor—and how we handle the problem of poverty relief
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53. Cover image for 'Kuria Cattle Raiders'
Violence and Vigilantism on the Tanzania/Kenya Frontier
Michael L. Fleisher
An ethnographic study of East African cattle raiding which critiques the policies of the postcolonial Tanzanian state
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54. Cover image for 'Business Arabic, Intermediate Level'
Language, Culture and Communication
Raji M. Rammuny
A text in business Arabic for intermediate learners
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Paper 2000 $48.95 Available Add Paper for "Business Arabic, Intermediate Level" to Cart
55. 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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55. 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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56. Cover image for 'Dancing Histories'
Heuristic Ethnography with the Ohafia Igbo
John C. McCall
Outlines a method for incorporating indigenous knowledge into anthropological work as a source of theoretical alternatives
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57. Cover image for 'Whispered Consolations'
Law and Narrative in African American Life
Jon-Christian Suggs
Explores the relationship between African American literature and American law
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57. Cover image for 'Whispered Consolations'
Law and Narrative in African American Life
Jon-Christian Suggs
Explores the relationship between African American literature and American law
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58. Cover image for 'Plundered Kitchens, Empty Wombs'
Threatened Reproduction and Identity in the Cameroon Grassfields
Pamela Feldman-Savelsberg
Illuminates the dynamics of social and cultural disintegration through the social construction of female infertility
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Hardcover 1999 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Plundered Kitchens, Empty Wombs" to Cart
59. Cover image for 'Innovation and Individuality in African Development'
Changing Production Strategies in Rural Mali
Dolores Koenig, Tieman Diarra, and Moussa Sow
Directly confronts myths of an exotic Africa, full of insoluble problems
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Hardcover 1998 $88.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Innovation and Individuality in African Development" to Cart
60. Cover image for 'Poetics of Relation'
Édouard Glissant
A major work by this prominent Caribbean author and philosopher, available for the first time in English
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Paper 1997 $22.95 Available Add Paper for "Poetics of Relation" to Cart
61. Cover image for 'The Emigrants'
George Lamming
A compelling and intricate novel of emigration and the effects of colonialism on a people
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Paper 1994 $19.95 Available Add Paper for "The Emigrants" to Cart
62. Cover image for 'Intimate Fathers'
The Nature and Context of Aka Pygmy Paternal Infant Care
Barry S. Hewlett
This systematic study of non-Western fathers' roles in infant care focuses on the Aka pygmies of central Africa
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Paper 1993 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Intimate Fathers" to Cart
63. Cover image for 'Freedom by a Hair's Breadth'
Tsimihety in Madagascar
Peter J. Wilson
How a group of people in Madagascar resisted oppression and maintained their political and cultural freedom
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Hardcover 1993 $78.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Freedom by a Hair's Breadth" to Cart
64. Cover image for 'Natives of My Person'
George Lamming
A compelling novel of slavery and colonialism
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Paper 1991 $20.95 Available Add Paper for "Natives of My Person" to Cart
65. Cover image for 'The Pleasures of Exile'
George Lamming
An examination of the effects of colonialism on those who are held in check
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65. Cover image for 'The Pleasures of Exile'
George Lamming
An examination of the effects of colonialism on those who are held in check
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66. Cover image for 'The Black and White Rainbow'
Reconciliation, Opposition, and Nation-Building in Democratic South Africa
Carolyn E. Holmes
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66. Cover image for 'The Black and White Rainbow'
Reconciliation, Opposition, and Nation-Building in Democratic South Africa
Carolyn E. Holmes
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66. Cover image for 'The Black and White Rainbow'
Reconciliation, Opposition, and Nation-Building in Democratic South Africa
Carolyn E. Holmes
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67. Cover image for 'Concordance'
Black Lawmaking in the U.S. Congress from Carter to Obama
New Edition, With New Preface and Afterword
Katherine Tate

Revised, With New Preface and Afterword

As black leaders have turned from political activism to formal politics, they have moved closer to the political center

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67. Cover image for 'Concordance'
Black Lawmaking in the U.S. Congress from Carter to Obama
New Edition, With New Preface and Afterword
Katherine Tate

As black leaders have turned from political activism to formal politics, they have moved closer to the political center

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68. Cover image for 'Performance and the Afterlives of Injustice'
Catherine M. Cole
Dance and live art in contemporary South Africa and beyond
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68. Cover image for 'Performance and the Afterlives of Injustice'
Catherine M. Cole
Dance and live art in contemporary South Africa and beyond
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69. Cover image for 'Prismatic Performances'
Queer South Africa and the Fragmentation of the Rainbow Nation
April Sizemore-Barber
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69. Cover image for 'Prismatic Performances'
Queer South Africa and the Fragmentation of the Rainbow Nation
April Sizemore-Barber
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