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Boundaries of LoveInterracial Marriage and the Meaning of Race

Boundaries of Love: Interracial Marriage and the Meaning of Race

Chinyere K. Osuji

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479878611
eISBN:
9781479855490
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479878611.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

How do interracial couples negotiate ethnoracial boundaries? Boundaries of Love: Interracial Marriage from the United States to Brazil takes a novel approach to answering this question by examining ... More

Catholic Social ActivismProgressive Movements in the United States

Catholic Social Activism: Progressive Movements in the United States

Sharon Erickson Nepstad

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479885480
eISBN:
9781479830862
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479885480.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Catholic Social Activism asks a number of questions regarding Catholic faith and politics: How have American laypeople responded to contentious political moments, including times of war, severe ... More

Criminal TrajectoriesA Developmental Perspective

Criminal Trajectories: A Developmental Perspective

David M. Day and Margit Wiesner

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479880058
eISBN:
9781479888276
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479880058.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book is a nontechnical, accessible, scholarly volume about criminal trajectories within a developmental context. The book provides a comprehensive overview of criminal trajectories as a concept ... More

Don't Use Your Words!Children's Emotions in a Networked World

Don't Use Your Words!: Children's Emotions in a Networked World

Jane Juffer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479831746
eISBN:
9781479875870
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479831746.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Don’t Use Your Words! argues that the discourse of “emotional management” across educational, therapeutic, and media sites aimed at young children valorizes the naming of certain (accepted) emotions ... More

Fake Geek GirlsFandom, Gender, and the Convergence Culture Industry

Fake Geek Girls: Fandom, Gender, and the Convergence Culture Industry

Suzanne Scott

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479838608
eISBN:
9781479822966
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479838608.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Fake Geek Girls offers a timely survey of the gendered tensions underpinning the media industry’s embrace of fans as tastemakers and promotional partners over the past decade as fan culture has moved ... More

Fashion and Beauty in the Time of Asia

Fashion and Beauty in the Time of Asia

S. Heijin Lee, Christina H. Moon, and Thuy Linh Nguyen Tu (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479892150
eISBN:
9781479861736
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479892150.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Fashion and Beauty in the Time of Asia centralizes fashion and beauty in the shaping of Asian modernities and the formation of the so-called Asian Century. The authors assembled here train our eyes ... More

Kids at WorkLatinx Families Selling Food on the Streets of Los Angeles

Kids at Work: Latinx Families Selling Food on the Streets of Los Angeles

Emir Estrada

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479811519
eISBN:
9781479881079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479811519.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

Kids at Work is the first book to look at the participation of child street vendors in the United States. The children portrayed in this book are the children of undocumented Latinx immigrants who ... More

The Limits of Community PolicingCivilian Power and Police Accountability in Black and Brown Los Angeles

The Limits of Community Policing: Civilian Power and Police Accountability in Black and Brown Los Angeles

Luis Daniel Gascón and Aaron Roussell

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479871209
eISBN:
9781479870318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479871209.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Community policing structures erected in the wake of rising crime rates and civil disorder throughout the 1990s were supposed to provide civilians a platform from which to influence law enforcement ... More

The Little Old Lady KillerThe Sensationalized Crimes of Mexico's First Female Serial Killer

The Little Old Lady Killer: The Sensationalized Crimes of Mexico's First Female Serial Killer

Susana Vargas Cervantes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479876488
eISBN:
9781479843428
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479876488.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

The Little Old Lady Killer focuses on the female serial killer Juana Barraza Samperio, a Mexican lucha libre wrestler who, disguised as a government nurse, strangled sixteen elderly women in Mexico ... More

Locked OutRegional Restrictions in Digital Entertainment Culture

Locked Out: Regional Restrictions in Digital Entertainment Culture

Evan Elkins

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479830572
eISBN:
9781479802265
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479830572.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

“This content is not available in your country.” Media consumers around the world regularly run into this reminder of geography’s imprint on digital culture. Despite utopian hopes of a borderless ... More

Loving JusticeLegal Emotions in William Blackstone's England

Loving Justice: Legal Emotions in William Blackstone's England

Kathryn D. Temple

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479895274
eISBN:
9781479832637
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479895274.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

How do people develop loyalty to the legal system they inhabit? This book focuses on legal emotions in William Blackstone's transformative, bestselling Commentaries on the Laws of England (1765–69), ... More

Outlaw WomenPrison, Rural Violence, and Poverty on the New American Frontier

Outlaw Women: Prison, Rural Violence, and Poverty on the New American Frontier

Susan Dewey, Bonnie Zare, Catherine Connolly, Rhett Epler, and Rosemary Bratton

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479801176
eISBN:
9781479807086
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479801176.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This book argues that unique rural cultural dynamics shape women’s experiences of incarceration and release from prison in the remote, predominantly white communities that many Americans still think ... More

Political LegitimacyNOMOS LXI

Political Legitimacy: NOMOS LXI

Jack Knight and Melissa Schwartzberg (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479888696
eISBN:
9781479869206
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479888696.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In Political Legitimacy, a distinguished interdisciplinary group of scholars in political science, law, and philosophy examine one of the most challenging and important concepts in contemporary ... More

Presumed CriminalBlack Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York

Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York

Carl Suddler

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479847624
eISBN:
9781479812691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479847624.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

Presumed Criminal is a provocative analysis of youth, race, and crime in New York City from the 1930s to the 1960s that shows how shifts in the criminal justice system bolstered authoritative efforts ... More

Promoting DemocracyThe Force of Political Settlements in Uncertain Times

Promoting Democracy: The Force of Political Settlements in Uncertain Times

Manal A. Jamal

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479811380
eISBN:
9781479898763
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479811380.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Democracy aid has grown considerably since the end of the Cold War. In the late 1980s, less than US$1 billion a year went to democracy assistance; by 2015, the estimated total was more than $10 ... More

Queer FaithReading Promiscuity and Race in the Secular Love Tradition

Queer Faith: Reading Promiscuity and Race in the Secular Love Tradition

Melissa E. Sanchez

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479871872
eISBN:
9781479834044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479871872.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

It is a common observation that dominant US secular culture retains the stamp of seventeenth-century Protestantism. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the veneration of monogamous coupledom, an ... More

Queer Times, Black Futures

Queer Times, Black Futures

Kara Keeling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780814748329
eISBN:
9781479841998
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748329.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Contestations over “the future” and “futurity” have been central to formulations of time throughout the twentieth century and into the twenty-first. Queer Times, Black Futures considers the ... More

Racial ImmanenceChicanx Bodies beyond Representation

Racial Immanence: Chicanx Bodies beyond Representation

Marissa K. López

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479807727
eISBN:
9781479877676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479807727.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Racial Immanence is about how and why artists use the body in contemporary Chicanx cultural production. The book explores disease, disability, abjection, and sense experience in Chicanx visual, ... More

Reorganizing GovernmentA Functional and Dimensional Framework

Reorganizing Government: A Functional and Dimensional Framework

Alejandro Camacho and Robert Glicksman

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479829675
eISBN:
9781479811649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479829675.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Reorganizing Government seeks to transform how policymakers and scholars understand relationships between government institutions, and offers a pioneering model for constructing and assessing ... More

Reproductive InjusticeRacism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth

Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth

Dana-Ain Davis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479812271
eISBN:
9781479805662
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479812271.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

The premature birth rate in the United States has been persistently high among Black women for many decades. While most research on the topic of premature birth involves poor and low-income women, ... More

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