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Race, Resistance, and Reality in the Classroom
Edited by Philathia Bolton, Cassander L. Smith, Lee Bebout

"Teaching with Tension" is a collection of 17 original essays that address the extent to which attitudes about race, impacted by the current ...

Cover of "The Transitional Turn" featuring illustrations of women's faces
Latinx Literature into the Mainstream
Marta E. Sanchez

No contemporary development underscores the transnational linkage between the United States and Spanish-language America today more than the ...

Insights, Effects and the Reality of Impaired Driving
Responsibility Driven DUI Project
Edited by Jonathan Barber

The crime of driving under the influence negatively impacts tens of thousands of people each year. Despite numerous DUI prevention campaigns, ...

The Fall of the Wild by Ben A. Minteer
Extinction, De-Extinction, and the Ethics of Conservation
Ben A. Minteer

The passenger pigeon, the great auk, the Tasmanian tiger ― the memory of these vanished species haunts the fight against extinction. Seeking ...

Cover of "Legislator Use of Communication Technology" featuring Uncle Sam's hand holding a hashtag
The Critical Frequency Theory of Policy System Stability
Joe West

Political use of communication technology is rapidly changing the nature of politics; one need look no further than United States President Donald ...

Cover of Hold by Sally Ball and Jan Vicar
Illustrated by: Jan Vičar
Sally Ball

"Hold" is a collaboration between Czech artist and 2018 Prix Mario Avati ...

Cover of The War of Words by Kenneth Burke co-edited by Kyle Jensen
Kenneth Burke
Edited by Anthony Burke, Kyle Jensen, Jack Selzer

When Kenneth Burke conceived his celebrated “Motivorum” project in the 1940s and 1950s, he envisioned it in three parts. Whereas the third part, " ...

Cover of "And So We Die, Having First Slept" featuring an illustration of a woman surrounded by leaves
Jennifer Spiegel

"And So We Die, Having First Slept" is a novel about marriage. Brett is older than Cash by a decade; both are world-weary — one from negotiating ...


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