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Making whiteness: the culture of segregation in the South, 1890-1940

Grace Elizabeth Hale - History - 1998 - 427 pages
Making Whiteness is a profoundly important work that explains how and why whiteness came to be such a crucial, embattled--and distorting--component of twentieth-century ...
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Skull Wars Kennewick Man, Archaeology, And The Battle For Native American ...

David H. Thomas - History - 2001 - 352 pages
The 1996 discovery, near Kennewick, Washington, of a 9,000-year-old Caucasoid skeleton brought more to the surface than bones. The explosive controversy and resulting lawsuit ...
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Poor Discipline

Jonathan Simon - Social Science - 1993 - 286 pages
This powerful book reveals how modern strategies of punishment—and, by all accounts, their failure—relate to political and economic transformations in society at large ...
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Old-Age Security in Comparative Perspective

John B. Williamson Professor of Sociology Boston College, Boulder Fred C. Pampel Population Program niversity of Colorado - Political Science - 1993 - 320 pages
This work makes extensive use of seven well-developed historical case studies describing the evolution of public old-age security in industrial nations (Germany, United Kingdom ...
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DILWORTH L - Social Science - 1996 - 274 pages
In Imagining Indians in the Southwest, Leah Dilworth examines the creation and enduring potency of the early twentieth-century myth of the primitive Indian. She demonstrates ...
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W. E. B. Du Bois and American Political Thought : Fabianism and the Color ...

Adolph L. Reed Jr. Graduate Faculty of Political Science New School University - Social Science - 1997 - 296 pages
In this pathbreaking book, Adolph Reed, Jr. covers for the first time the sweep and totality of W. E. B. Du Bois's political thought. Departing from existing scholarship, Reed ...
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From Tank Town to High Tech: The Clash of Community and Industrial Cycles

June C. Nash - Business & Economics - 1989 - 368 pages
This is a book about the impact of high tech defense production on individuals, families, and communities. It analyzes the restructuring of an American industry around high ...
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Character is Capital: Success Manuals and Manhood in Gilded Age America

Judy Arlene Hilkey - Business & Economics - 1997 - 210 pages
In late nineteenth-century America, a new type of book became commonplace in millions of homes across the country. Volumes sporting such titles as The Way to Win and Onward to ...
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