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Still StraightSexual Flexibility among White Men in Rural America

Still Straight: Sexual Flexibility among White Men in Rural America

Tony Silva

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479801091
eISBN:
9781479801084
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479801091.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Hundreds of thousands of straight American men have had sex with multiple men. Not all are closeted gay or bisexual men. Nor are they all just experimenting. This book examines the stories of sixty ... More

Crisis LawyeringEffective Legal Advocacy in Emergency Situations

Crisis Lawyering: Effective Legal Advocacy in Emergency Situations

Ray Brescia and Eric Stern (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479801701
eISBN:
9781479801725
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479801701.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

As globalization increases, and an interlocking web of nations, governments, nonstate actors, laws, and rules affect human behavior, lawyers are often among the first responders when crises hit and ... More

UnexpectedParenting, Prenatal Testing, and Down Syndrome

Unexpected: Parenting, Prenatal Testing, and Down Syndrome

Alison Piepmeier

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479816637
eISBN:
9781479827183
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479816637.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Unexpected is a feminist meditation on parenthood and disability in an age of genomics. It examines a rich array of cultural narratives about parenting disabled children, particularly those with Down ... More

The World Is Our ClassroomExtreme Parenting and the Rise of Worldschooling

The World Is Our Classroom: Extreme Parenting and the Rise of Worldschooling

Jennie Germann Molz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479891689
eISBN:
9781479815128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479891689.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This is a book about worldschooling and the families who educate their young children while traveling the world. Adopted primarily by white, middle-class parents from the Global North, worldschooling ... More

After ObamaAfrican American Politics in a Post-Obama Era

After Obama: African American Politics in a Post-Obama Era

Todd Shaw, Robert A. Brown, and Joseph P. McCormick (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479807277
eISBN:
9781479896578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479807277.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book engages the reader in a wide-ranging assessment of the legacy of Barack Obama—the “first Black president”—relative to Black politics. It uses its vantage point of being written during ... More

Iraqi Refugees in the United StatesThe Enduring Effects of the War on Terror

Iraqi Refugees in the United States: The Enduring Effects of the War on Terror

Ken R. Crane

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479873944
eISBN:
9781479812448
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479873944.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

There are numerous and trenchant accounts of the tragic and disastrous Iraq War (2003–2011), which focus on its financial, human, and political cost to the US. Less has been written about the human ... More

Psychology of Environmental Law

Psychology of Environmental Law

Arden Rowell and Kenworthey Bilz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479812301
eISBN:
9781479807574
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479812301.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This is a book about the psychology of environmental law. Psychology can affect environmental legal doctrine and institutions by affecting how people perceive, respond to, value, and make decisions ... More

When the Medium Was the MissionThe Atlantic Telegraph and the Religious Origins of Network Culture

When the Medium Was the Mission: The Atlantic Telegraph and the Religious Origins of Network Culture

Jenna Supp-Montgomerie

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479801480
eISBN:
9781479801503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479801480.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

When the Medium Was the Mission traces the shaping influence of religion—particularly US Protestantism—on network culture through the story of the Atlantic Telegraph Cable of 1858. In the middle of ... More

The Business of BirthMalpractice and Maternity Care in the United States

The Business of Birth: Malpractice and Maternity Care in the United States

Louise Marie Roth

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479812257
eISBN:
9781479826117
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479812257.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

The Business of Birth examines the effects of malpractice and reproductive rights laws on maternity care practices in the US from 1995 to 2015. It is a common public belief that frivolous malpractice ... More

The Making of American CatholicismRegional Culture and the Catholic Experience

The Making of American Catholicism: Regional Culture and the Catholic Experience

Michael Pfeifer

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479829453
eISBN:
9781479804184
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479829453.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The Making of American Catholicism: Regional Culture and the Catholic Experience argues that regional and transnational relationships have been central to the making of American Catholicism. The book ... More

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