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Mapping Populism

by John Agnew & Michael Shin Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 24, 2019)

Brexit. Trump. LePen. The Five Star Movement. The recent success of populist movements and politicians is extraordinary, though the rise of populism is understandable in light of increasing political polarization,...


Out of the Whirlwind

by Philip J. Palin Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 31, 2019)

Out of the Whirlwind is a novel-like narrative report on how demand and supply networks in Puerto Rico responded to the impact of Hurricane Maria. Particular attention is given to water, food, and fuel. Both...


Science and Secrets of Ending Violent Crime

by Irvin Waller Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 08, 2019)

Violent crime tragically ruins lives and communities, yet we know how to stop it and help victims. Governments agree on how to get results at the United Nations, but do not act locally.

Science and Secrets of...


Social Problems and Social Movements

by James DeFronzo & Jungyun Gill Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 20, 2019)

Intended as the primary text for a social problems course, DeFronzo and Gill’s Social Problems and Social Movements stresses the need for collective action and social movements to solve social problems. Both...


Fear in Front of the Screen

by Maya Gotz, Dafna Lemish & Andrea Holler Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 17, 2019)

Experiencing fear in front of the screen is a common phenomenon in childhood, and a focus of public concern. Yet, research has encountered ethical and methodological challenges and has focused largely on the...


Statistics for Social Understanding

by Nancy Whittier, Tina Wildhagen & Howard J. Gold Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 22, 2019)

Statistics for Social Understanding: With Stata and SPSS introduces students to the way statistics is used in the social sciences: as a tool for advancing understanding of the social world. It is designed for...


Arctic Governance in a Changing World

by Mary Durfee & Rachael Lorna Johnstone Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 14, 2019)

This comprehensive text explains the relationship between the Arctic and the wider world through the lenses of international relations, international law, and political economy. It is an essential resource for...


Statistics for the Terrified Criminologist

by John H. Kranzler & Marissa P. Levy Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 11, 2018)

Statistics for the Terrified Criminologist is a user-friendly introduction to elementary statistics, intended primarily for the reluctant, math-anxious/avoidant criminology student. Written in a personal and...


Challenges of the Developing World

by Howard Handelman & Rex Brynen Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 14, 2019)

The updated ninth edition of Challenges of the Developing World examines political, social, and economic development in the diverse countries of Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Latin America. In doing so,...


Civility Lost

by George A. Goens Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 09, 2019)

The United States is undergoing serious splintering that threatens, not only relationships, but also politics and society as a whole. Divisions are emphasized. Disagreements turn into name-calling and castigating....


Gender, Power, and Violence

by Angela J. Hattery & Earl Smith Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 06, 2019)

What do the Catholic Church, college sports, Hollywood, prisons, the military, fraternities and politics have in common? All have extraordinarily high rates of sexual and intimate partner violence, and child...


Putin's Russia

by Stephen K. Wegren Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 13, 2018)

Now in a thoroughly revised, expanded, and updated edition, this classic text provides the most authoritative and current analysis of contemporary Russia. Leading scholars explore the daunting domestic and international...


Roots Quest

by Jackie Hogan Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 15, 2019)

America is in the midst of a genealogy boom. In the last thirty years the number of Americans who said they were “very interested” in family history jumped from 29% to 87%. Online genealogy sites like Ancestry.com...


Digital Dictators

by Ilan Berman Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 02, 2018)

The 2016 elections in the United States exposed a massive campaign of subversion and interference carried out by Russia and aimed at undermining the inner workings of American democracy. But that disinformation...


Families and Aging

by Patricia Drentea Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 06, 2018)

The experiences of both families and aging are changing in today’s society. Many of us are staying healthier and living longer. Because an unprecedented number of Americans will be over age 65 in the twenty-first...


Visions of Culture

by Jerry D. Moore Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 01, 2018)

Visions of Culture: A Reader, Second Edition, has been revised and expanded with new selections and is coordinated for use with Visions of Culture: An Introduction to Anthropological Theories and Theorists,...


Visions of Culture

by Jerry D. Moore Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 06, 2018)

Visions of Culture: An Introduction to Anthropological Theories and Theorists, Fifth Edition, has been updated and expanded and provides a succinct, clear, and balanced introduction to theoretical developments...


Jihadism Constrained

by Barak Mendelsohn Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 16, 2018)

How threatening are al-Qaeda and the Islamic State? In Jihadism Constrained, Barak Mendelsohn suggests that although jihadi terrorism is a serious challenge, it must not be exaggerated. Transnational terrorist...


Reviving the Social Compact

by Naomi Zack & Ruth Sample Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 24, 2018)

Naomi Zack’s Reviving the Social Compact:Inclusive Citizenship in an Age of Extreme Politics addresses current political and social upheaval and distress with new concepts for the relationship between citizens...


Jerusalem and Washington

by Zalman Shoval & Anthony Berris Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 19, 2018)

Diplomat and raconteur Zalman Shoval leads readers behind the closed doors of Jerusalem and Washington in this memoir, into the rooms where prime ministers and presidents made decisions about the first Gulf...


Bestseller

by Robert McParland Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 15, 2018)

Whether curled up on a sofa with a good mystery, lounging by the pool with a steamy romance, or brooding over a classic novel, Americans love to read. Despite the distractions of modern living, nothing quite...


Asia's Quest for Balance

by Jay L. Batongbacal, Elliot Brennan, Tetsuo Kotani & Evan A. Laksmana et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 15, 2018)

This book is designed examine the changing security landscape across the Indo-Pacific as it relates to China’s rise and the growing attractiveness of Balancing policies and postures among several Asian capitals...


Islamophobia, Race, and Global Politics

by Nazia Kazi Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 12, 2018)

Islamophobia, Race, and Global Politics is a powerful introduction to the scope of Islamophobia in the U.S. Drawing on examples such as the legacy of Barack Obama, the mainstream media’s portrayal of Muslims,...


City on the Line

by Andrew Kleine Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 14, 2018)

In City on the Line, former Baltimore budget director Andrew Kleine asks why the way government does its most important job – deciding how to spend taxpayer dollars – hasn’t changed in hundreds of years....


The State of the Parties 2018

by John C. Green, Daniel J. Coffey & David B. Cohen Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 25, 2018)

The State of the Parties 2018 brings together leading scholars of parties, elections, and interest groups to provide an indispensable overview of American political parties today. The 2016 presidential election...


Practical Heritage Management

by Scott F. Anfinson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 13, 2018)

Practical Heritage Management provides a comprehensive overview of American cultural resource management (CRM) and historic preservation. It is a textbook designed for introductory and advanced college courses...


Ethical Journalism in a Populist Age

by Stephen J. A. Ward Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 26, 2018)

“Fake news,” “alternative facts,” and daily attacks on the media from the Trump White House are redefining the media’s role for a new generation. Mainstream media has traditionally allowed journalists...


The Ghosts of Johns Hopkins

by Antero Pietila Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 02, 2018)

Johns Hopkins destroyed his private papers so thoroughly that no credible biography exists of the Baltimore Quaker titan. One of America’s richest men and the largest single shareholder of the Baltimore &...


Men, Masculinities, and Aging

by Edward H. Thompson Jr. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 14, 2018)

Men, Masculinities, and Aging introduces readers to the gendered nature of aging men’s lives. Edward H. Thompson, noted for his work on men and aging, explores the intersections of ethnicities, class, geographies,...


The City as Power

by Alexander C. Diener & Joshua Hagen Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 18, 2018)

This interdisciplinary book considers national identity through the lens of urban spaces.

By bringing together scholars from a range of disciplines, The City as Power provides broad comparative perspectives...


The Social Impact of Advertising

by Tony Kelso Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 14, 2018)

Composed with a touch of the panache of a former advertising copywriter, Kelso challenges readers to reflect on the social impact of advertising from multiple angles. The book uniquely combines personal anecdotes...


The Allure of Premeditated Murder

by Jack Levin & Julie B. Wiest Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 08, 2018)

Any murder causes pain and suffering that ripple through families and communities—of both the victims and the perpetrators—but premeditated murders cause the worst kind of damage. The Allure of Premeditated...


Beyond Blood Oil

by Leif Wenar, Michael Blake, Aaron James & Christopher Kutz et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 08, 2018)

Leif Wenar’s 2016 book Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World argues that much of the conflict, suffering, and injustice in the world is driven by an archaic rule in global trade that...


Healing in Action

by Barney Straus Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 04, 2018)

Healing in Action: Adventure-Based Counseling with Therapy Groups is a practical guide for therapists wanting to integrate interactive games and challenges into their work. It provides current research supporting...


Everyday School Violence

by Sarah E. Daly Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 16, 2018)

The book aims to discuss the issue of small-scale school violence. While school shootings and safety are of the utmost concern among teachers, students, parents, and the public, many children suffer the effects...


Trump Troubadour No More

by Kraig Moss & Dave Smitherman Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 25, 2018)

Early in the 2016 presidential campaign at a rally in Iowa, candidate Donald Trump looked directly from the stage at Kraig Moss, a supporter whose son had died from a heroin overdose. The crowd cheered as Trump...


The Puzzle of Latin American Economic Development

by Patrice Franko Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 23, 2018)

Thoroughly revised and updated, this foundational text provides the basic economic tools for students to understand the problems facing the countries of Latin America. In the fourth edition, Patrice Franko analyzes...


Historical Dictionary of Chinese Foreign Affairs

by Lawrence R. Sullivan & Robert L. Paarlberg Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 18, 2018)

In an act of totally unnecessary and wanton destruction, British forces in China during the Second Opium War (1856-1860) looted and destroyed much of the Old Imperial Summer Palace (Yuanmingyuan) including three...


Parties and Elections in America

by Mark D. Brewer & L. Sandy Maisel Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 10, 2018)

Written in a sharp and lively manner that will interest and engage students, this classic text provides comprehensive coverage of all elements of parties and elections in the United States, including local,...


Media Ethics

by Philip Patterson, Lee Wilkins & Chad Painter Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 10, 2018)

Media Ethics, Ninth Edition is a diverse, classroom tested compilation of 60 diverse cases that will help students prepare for the ethical situations they will confront in their media careers. Ninety percent...


Women and China's Revolutions

by Gail Hershatter Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 29, 2018)

If we place women at the center of our account of China’s last two centuries, how does this change our understanding of what happened? This deeply knowledgeable book illuminates the places where the Big History...


Coffee

by Robert W. Thurston Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 01, 2018)

This engaging guide traces the history, cultivation, and culture of coffee, as well as the major factors influencing the industry today. Robert Thurston provides a readable, concise overview of coffee from the...


This Stops Today

by Dave Smitherman, Gwen Carr & Hillary Rodham Clinton Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 01, 2018)

After the death of her son, Eric Garner, at the hands of New York City police officers on Staten Island went viral, Gwen Carr’s life changed forever. The illegal chokehold that took Garner’s life has been...


Government for the Future

by Mark A. Abramson, Daniel J. Chenok & John M. Kamensky Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 03, 2018)

In recognition of its 20th anniversary, The IBM Center for the Business of Government offers a retrospective of the most significant changes in government management during that period and looks forward over...


Gendered Situations, Gendered Selves

by Jocelyn A. Hollander, Daniel G. Renfrow & Judith A. Howard Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 16, 2011)

The second edition of Gendered Situations, Gendered Selves has been updated throughout, and is an ideal introduction to the discussion of gender in social psychology. The book examines the basic underpinnings...


Modern Muslim Theology

by Martin Nguyen Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 10, 2018)

This book aims to bring Muslim theology into the present day. Rather than a purely academic pursuit, Modern Muslim Theology argues that theology is a creative process and discusses how the Islamic tradition...


Power & Choice

by W. Phillips Shively Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 03, 2018)

W. Phillips Shively’s Power & Choice offers an in-depth look into the nuances of politics, both domestic and international, through the use of multiple comparative perspectives and theoretical approaches....


What's Wrong with Protectionism

by Pierre Lemieux Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 10, 2018)

Putting tariffs on imported goods or setting other barriers to international trade can be tempting for politicians. They assume that many of their constituents believe that free trade is not fair trade and that...


Masculinities and Crime

by James W. Messerschmidt Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 30, 2018)

James W. Messerschmidt’s Masculinities and Crime quickly became a classic text for social scientists examining the relationship between masculinities and crime. The book is completely revised and unique in...


Islamophobia and Anti-Muslim Sentiment

by Peter Gottschalk & Gabriel Greenberg Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 19, 2018)

In the minds of many Americans, Islam is synonymous with the Middle East, Muslim men with violence, and Muslim women with oppression. A clash of civilizations appears to be increasingly manifest and the war...