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Whisper Tapes Kate Millett in Iran
Published with the fortieth anniversary of the Iranian Revolution and the women's protests that followed on its heels, Whisper Tapes re-introduces Millett's historic visit to Iran and lays out the nature of her encounter ...
The Politics of Knowledge in Premodern Islam Negotiating Ideology and Religious Inquiry
In a far-r Safi examines the rule of the Great Saljuqs, a Turkish-speaking people from central Asia, who, in the 11th century, established rule over the eastern half of the Islamic world that lasted for 150 years.
This book is an invaluable resource for students or scholars seeking to grasp current research on the history of sexuality and is a seminal text for undergraduate and graduate courses on American history, Sexuality Studies, ...
Intimate Communities Wartime Healthcare and the Birth of Modern China, 1937-1945
Intimate Communities is not only a major contribution to the histories of medicine, gender, emotion, and nationalism, but even more importantly, it opens up exciting horizons by making visible and exploring the surprising ...
The Fixer Visa Lottery Chronicles
Charles Piot follows a visa broker -- known as a "fixer" -- in the West African nation of Togo as he helps his clients apply for the U.S. Diversity Visa Lottery program.
Point of Reckoning: The Fight for Racial Justice at Duke University
On the morning of February 13, 1969, members of Duke University's Afro-American Society barricaded themselves inside the Allen administration building. That evening, police were summoned to clear the building, firing tear ...
Another World History Is Possible: Reflections on the Translocal, Transnational, and Global
(Workers Across the Americas:The Transnational Turn in Labor History, 2011-03-16)
Japanese Modernism and Consumerism: Forging the New Artistic Field of Shōgyō Bijutsu
(Being Modern in Japan, 2000)
Re-Membering 'Race': On Gender, 'Mixed Race' and Family in the English-African Diaspora
(Rethinking mixed race, 2001-05-20)