Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-10 of 21 items

  • Recently Published x
Clear All

View:

Antisocial MediaAnxious Labor in the Digital Economy

Antisocial Media: Anxious Labor in the Digital Economy

Greg Goldberg

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479829989
eISBN:
9781479898046
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479829989.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book addresses popular and academic concerns that the institution of work is being irreparably damaged by digital/media technologies. The book considers three specific concerns (each in a ... More

Art of ConfessionThe Performance of Self from Robert Lowell to Reality TV

Art of Confession: The Performance of Self from Robert Lowell to Reality TV

Christopher Grobe

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479829170
eISBN:
9781479839599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479829170.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

What do midcentury “confessional” poets have in common with today’s reality TV stars? An inexplicable urge to make their lives an open book, but also a sense that this book can never be finished. ... More

Brokering ServitudeMigration and the Politics of Domestic Labor during the Long Nineteenth Century

Brokering Servitude: Migration and the Politics of Domestic Labor during the Long Nineteenth Century

Andrew Urban

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780814785843
eISBN:
9780814764749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814785843.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Brokering Servitude examines how labor markets for domestic service were identified, shaped, and governed by philanthropists, missionaries, commercial offices, and the state. Because household ... More

Catch and ReleaseThe Enduring Yet Vulnerable Horseshoe Crab

Catch and Release: The Enduring Yet Vulnerable Horseshoe Crab

Lisa Jean Moore

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479876303
eISBN:
9781479848096
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479876303.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Based on a multimethod study that centers on interviews with over 30 conservationists, field biologists, ecologists, paleontologists and over 3 years of my fieldwork on urban beaches in the New York ... More

Christian Theologies of SalvationA Comparative Introduction

Christian Theologies of Salvation: A Comparative Introduction

Justin S. Holcomb

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780814724439
eISBN:
9780814760642
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814724439.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This book introduces the reader to the great variety of distinctive interpretations within the Christian tradition regarding theologies of salvation, distinctive interpretations expressed by a wide ... More

Christian Theologies of the SacramentsA Comparative Introduction

Christian Theologies of the Sacraments: A Comparative Introduction

Justin S. Holcomb and David A. Johnson (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780814724323
eISBN:
9780814770634
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814724323.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This book introduces the reader to the great variety of distinctive interpretations within the Christian tradition regarding theologies of sacraments, distinctive interpretations expressed by a wide ... More

Cotton CapitalistsAmerican Jewish Entrepreneurship in the Reconstruction Era

Cotton Capitalists: American Jewish Entrepreneurship in the Reconstruction Era

Michael R. Cohen

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479879700
eISBN:
9781479881017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479879700.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Jewish merchants created a niche economy in the United States’ most important industry—cotton—which positioned them at the forefront of capitalist expansion for much of the second half of the ... More

Death Makes the NewsHow the Media Censor and Display the Dead

Death Makes the News: How the Media Censor and Display the Dead

Jessica M. Fishman

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780814770757
eISBN:
9780814724361
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814770757.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Because it is impossible to create an unfiltered mirror to reality, the news media selectively rely on particular pictures and words to shape our understanding of world events. The construction of ... More

Faithful MeasuresNew Methods in the Measurement of Religion

Faithful Measures: New Methods in the Measurement of Religion

Rober Finke and Christopher D. Bader (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479875214
eISBN:
9781479897629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479875214.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Faithful Measures is a venture into the art and science of measuring religion in everyday life. This book evaluates new and existing measures of religion as well as unveils new methods for tapping ... More

Feminists Rethink the Neoliberal StateInequality, Exclusion, and Change

Feminists Rethink the Neoliberal State: Inequality, Exclusion, and Change

Leela Fernandes

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479800155
eISBN:
9781479813100
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479800155.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The growing concentration of wealth and the intensification of inequality is a defining feature of the twenty-first century. Debates on questions of economic inequality and exclusion have centered on ... More

View: