Books in category Social Science – Ethnic Studies

  • Politics of Human Rights in Southeast Asia

    Politics of Human Rights in Southeast Asia
    Philip J. Eldridge

    Within these diverse geographical, political and cultural climates, human rights seem to have become relative, and the quest for absolutes seems unattainable. In this new book Philip J Eldridge seeks to question this stalemate.

  • Inside the New China

    Inside the New China
    Gene Ayres

    This revised paperback edition of the author's earlier work, A Billion to One, is a vivid, intimate account of China as it is today.

  • Sahaja Yoga

    Sahaja Yoga
    Judith Coney

    The first full-length examination of Sahaja Yoga, a new religious movement led by Sri Mataji Nirmala Devi, which claims up to one hundred thousand members from around the world.This is the first full-length examination of Sahaja Yoga, a new …

  • Rehearsal for Reconstruction

    Rehearsal for Reconstruction
    Willie Lee Rose

    Serving as a kind of dress rehearsal for Reconstruction, the Port Royal Experiment not only helped to shape federal policy for Reconstruction, but it also influenced the nation by adding to the initial war aim of the Union, the eventual …

  • The Colonial Problem

    The Colonial Problem
    Lisa Monchalin

    " In The Colonial Problem, Lisa Monchalin challenges the myth of the "Indian problem" and encourages readers to view the crimes and injustices affecting Indigenous peoples from a more culturally aware position.

  • Black Like Me

    Black Like Me
    John Howard Griffin

    This American classic has been corrected from the original manuscripts and indexed, featuring historic photographs and an extensive biographical afterword.

  • Beyond the Indian Act

    Beyond the Indian Act
    Tom Flanagan, André Le Dressay, Christopher Alcantara

    Answers the question: Should Canada's First Nations have full ownership of reservation lands?

  • The Mexican American Family

    The Mexican American Family
    Norma Williams

    This is the first book to provide readers with an overall understanding of changing patterns in the extended and conjugal family relationships of the second largest ethnic minority group in the United States.

  • Borders and Bridges

    Borders and Bridges
    Stewart Brewer

    Illuminates the motivations behind U.S. actions and Latin American reactions in the hemisphere.

  • Freedom Riders

    Freedom Riders
    Raymond Arsenault

    With characters and plot lines rivaling those of the most imaginative fiction, this is a tale of heroic sacrifice and unexpected triumph.

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