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Fall/Winter 2013

Becoming the Tupamaros

Solidarity and Transnational Revolutionaries in Uruguay and the United StatesAuthor(s): Lindsey Churchill
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In Becoming the Tupamaros, Lindsey Churchill explores an alternative narrative of US-Latin American relations by challenging long-held assumptions about the nature of revolutionary movements like the Uruguayan Tupamaros group. A violent and innovative organization, the Tupamaros demonstrated...

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Chomsky's Challenge to American Power

A Guide for the Critical ReaderAuthor(s): Anthony F. Greco
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Noam Chomsky is a pioneering scholar in the field of linguistics, but he is better known as a public intellectual: an iconoclastic, radical critic of US politics and foreign policy. Chomsky's Challenge examines most of the major subjects Chomsky has dealt with in his nearly half century of i...

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Chomsky's Challenge to American Power

A Guide for the Critical ReaderAuthor(s): Anthony F. Greco
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Noam Chomsky is a pioneering scholar in the field of linguistics, but he is better known as a public intellectual: an iconoclastic, radical critic of US politics and foreign policy. Chomsky's Challenge examines most of the major subjects Chomsky has dealt with in his nearly half century of i...

· List Price: $69.95 · ebook Price: $9.99


Coloniality, Religion, and the Law in the Early Iberian World

Editor(s): Santa Arias, Raul Marrero-Fente
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From postcolonial, interdisciplinary, and transnational perspectives, this collection of original essays looks at the experience of Spain's empire in the Atlantic and the Pacific and its cultural production.


Hispanic Issues Series

Nicholas Spadaccini, Editor-in-Chief

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Coloniality, Religion, and the Law in the Early Iberian World

Editor(s): Santa Arias, Raul Marrero-Fente
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From postcolonial, interdisciplinary, and transnational perspectives, this collection of original essays looks at the experience of Spain's empire in the Atlantic and the Pacific and its cultural production.


Hispanic Issues Series

Nicholas Spadaccini, Editor-in-Chief

· List Price: $79.95 · ebook Price: $29.99


Community and Difference

Change in Late Classic Maya Villages of the Petexbatun RegionAuthor(s): Markus Eberl
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Through the use of sophisticated ceramic chronology techniques, the author documents how small farming communities like Nacimiento and Dos Ceibas grew from hamlets in the seventh century A.D. into villages with several hundred inhabitants. He traces how local elites emerged during the eighth centur...

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Domesticating Empire

Enlightenment in Spanish AmericaAuthor(s): Karen Stolley
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Why has the work of writers in eighteenth-century Latin America been forgotten? During the eighteenth century, enlightened thinkers in Spanish territories in the Americas engaged in lively exchanges with their counterparts in Europe and Anglo-America about a wide range of topics of mutual interest,...

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Equality for Contingent Faculty

Overcoming the Two-Tier SystemEditor(s): Keith Hoeller
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Vice President Joseph Biden has blamed tuition increases on the high salaries of college professors, seemingly unaware of the fact that there are now over one million faculty who earn poverty-level wages teaching off the tenure track. The Chronicle of Higher Education ran a story entitled "F...

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Sustaining the Borderlands in the Age of NAFTA

Development, Politics, and Participation on the US-Mexico BorderAuthor(s): Suzanne Simon
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Sustaining the Borderlands in the Age of NAFTA provides the only book-length study of the impact on residents of the US-Mexico border of NAFTA's Environmental and Labor Side Accords, which required each state to enforce labor and environmental regulations. Through field research in Matamoros...

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The Legacy of Christopher Columbus in the Americas

New Nations and a Transatlantic Discourse of EmpireAuthor(s): Elise Bartosik-Velez
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Why is the capital of the United States named in part after Christopher Columbus, a Genoese explorer commissioned by Spain who never set foot on what would become the nation's mainland? Why did Spanish American nationalists in 1819 name a new independent republic "Colombia," after Columbus, the fi...

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Toxic War

The Story of Agent OrangeAuthor(s): Peter Sills
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The war in Vietnam, spanning more than twenty years, was one of the most divisive conflicts ever to envelop the United States, and its complexity and consequences did not end with the fall of Saigon in 1975. As Peter Sills demonstrates in Toxic War, veterans faced a new enemy beyond post-tra...

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Unclenching Our Fists

Abusive Men on the Journey to NonviolenceAuthor(s): Sara Elinoff Acker
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This book features eleven first-person stories of men from diverse class and racial backgrounds who have made a long-term commitment to end their physical and emotional abuse and controlling behaviors. These men speak frankly about the abuse they inflicted on their families, what it took to get the...

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Unclenching Our Fists

Abusive Men on the Journey to NonviolenceAuthor(s): Sara Elinoff Acker
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This book features eleven first-person stories of men from diverse class and racial backgrounds who have made a long-term commitment to end their physical and emotional abuse and controlling behaviors. These men speak frankly about the abuse they inflicted on their families, what it took to get the...

· List Price: $39.95 · ebook Price: $9.99