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book cover for "Gendered Citizenship"
Understanding Gendered Violence in Democratic India
Natasha Behl

It has been shown time and again that even though all citizens may be accorded equal standing in the constitution of a liberal democracy, ...

Cover of Reinventing (with) Theory in Rhetoric and Writing Studies co-edited by Andrea Alden et al.
Essays in Honor of Sharon Crowley
Edited by Andrea Alden, Kendall Gerdes, Judy Holiday, Ryan Skinnell

"Reinventing (with) Theory in Rhetoric and Writing Studies" collects original scholarship that takes up and extends the practices of inventive ...

Gangs and the Social Order of Prisons
David C. Pyrooz and Scott H. Decker

Fifty-two prisoners in Texas were murdered in a 21-month period in the 1980s. Ninety percent of these deaths were related to gangs, primarily ...

Cover of Preciadas Cartas (1932-1979) co-edited by Elizabeth Horan
Correspondencia entre Gabriela Mistral, Victoria Ocampo y Victoria Kenta
Gabriela Mistral, Victoria Ocampo and Victoria Kent
Edited by Elizabeth Horan, Carmen de Urioste Azcorra, Cynthia Tompkins

La presente colección de cartas representa la amistad de tres mujeres excepcionales a lo largo de cinco décadas. Comienza poco después de los ...

Book cover of Hannah Barkers book, The Most Precious Merchandise, shows a painting of four figures in a row boat carrying cargo.
The Mediterranean Trade in Black Sea Slaves, 1260-1500
Hannah Barker

The history of the Black Sea as a source of Mediterranean slaves stretches from ancient Greek colonies to human trafficking networks in the ...

Cover image of Future Tense Fiction: Stories of Tomorrow
Stories of Tomorrow
Edited by Kirsten Berg, Torie Bosch, Joey Eschrich, Ed Finn, Andrés Martinez

"Future Tense Fiction" is a collection of electrifying original stories from a veritable who’s-who of authors working in speculative literature ...

Cover of Louis Owens co-edited by Joe Lockard
Writing Land and Legacy
Edited by Joe Lockard and A. Robert Lee

"Louis Owens: Writing Land and Legacy" explores the wide-ranging oeuvre of this seminal author, examining Owens’ work and his importance in ...


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