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Punishing Poverty Henry F. Fradella Christine S. Scott-Hayward criminal justice
How Bail and Pretrial Detention Fuel Inequalities in the Criminal Justice System
Christine S. Scott-Hayward and Henry F. Fradella

From a description on the University of California Press website ...

"St. Christopher" book cover, image of a beach
Christopher L. Myers

Dr. Joshua Petersen, a professional of international studies at George Washington University and former CIA special analyst, receives cryptic text ...

illustrations of archaeological tools on book cover
Charles Perreault

Paleobiology struggled for decades to influence our understanding of evolution and the history of life because it was stymied by a focus on ...

Book cover of Dog is Love by Clive Wynne
Why and How Your Dog Loves You
Clive D. L. Wynne

Does your dog love you?

Every dog lover knows the feeling. The nuzzle of a dog’s nose, the warmth of them lying at our feet, even their ...

Cover of Mire (French edition of 'Look') by Solmaz Sharif
French translation of 'Look'
Solmaz Sharif
Translated by Raluca Maria Hanea and François Heusbourg

(French edition of "Look")

Dans ce premier livre saisissant, acclamé par la critique littéraire américaine et finaliste du National ...

Cover of Winter by Sarah Vap
Effulgences and Devotions
Sarah Vap

In "Winter: Effulgences and Devotions," Sarah Vap documents the obstacles to writing a single poem over a 12-year period. Her account becomes a ...

Cover of Legal Realisms by Christine Holbo
The American Novel Under Reconstruction
Christine Holbo

U.S. historians have long regarded the U.S. Civil War and its Reconstruction as a second American revolution. Literary scholars, however, have yet ...

Book cover for "Women, Sex, and Madness" with woman about to jump from edge of diving board
Notes from the Edge
Breanne Fahs

Covering a wide variety of subjects and points of inquiry on women's sexuality, from genital anxieties about pubic hair to constructions of the ...


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