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  1. Rejecting Refugees

    Political Asylum in the 21st Century

    By Carol Bohmer, Amy Shuman

    Many nations recognize the moral and legal obligation to accept people fleeing from persecution, but political asylum applicants in the twenty-first century face restrictive policies and cumbersome procedures. So, what counts as persecution? How do applicants translate their stories of...

    Published November 21st 2007 by Routledge

  2. At-Risk Children & Youth

    Resiliency Explored

    By Niall Mcelwee

    What assistance can be provided to disadvantaged youngsters to help them conquer the many challenges they face while growing up? At-Risk Children & Youth: Resiliency Explored analyzes the results from accumulated research on the risk and resiliency of children and youth in Ireland. Author Niall...

    Published November 4th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Black Women's Risk for HIV

    Rough Living

    By Quinn Gentry

    An inside look at the devastating impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic on poor African American women Black Women’s Risk for HIV: Rough Living is a valuable look into the structural and behavioral factors in high-risk environments—specifically inner-city neighborhoods like the “Rough&...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  4. At-Risk Children and Youth

    Resiliency Explored

    By Niall McElwee

    Discover strategies to reinforce the strengths of the youngest members of society What assistance can be provided to a disadvantaged youngster to help them bounce back to conquer challenges while growing up? At-Risk Children and Youth analyzes the results from accumulated research on the risk...

    Published October 24th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Intersectionality and Politics

    Recent Research on Gender, Race, and Political Representation in the United States

    By Carol Hardy-Fanta

    Cutting-edge research on the intersection of race, gender, and politics Traditionally, there has been a significant lack of empirical attention given to the ways in which race/ethnicity, gender, and political representation overlap. Intersectionality and Politics is the groundbreaking collection...

    Published September 27th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Between Freedom and Bondage

    Race, Party, and Voting Rights in the Antebellum North

    By Christopher Malone

    Between Freedom and Bondage looks at the fluctuations of black suffrage in the ante-bellum North, using the four states of New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and Rhode Island as examples. In each of these states, a different outcome was obtained for blacks in their quest to share the vote. By&...

    Published September 13th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Whiteness

    An Introduction

    By Steve Garner

    What is whiteness? Why is it worth using as a tool in the social sciences? Making sociological sense of the idea of whiteness, this book skilfully argues how this concept can help us understand contemporary societies. If one of sociology's objectives is to make the familiar unfamiliar in order to...

    Published August 8th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Migration Theory

    Talking across Disciplines, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Caroline B. Brettell, Caroline B. Brettell, James F. Hollifield, James F. Hollifield

    During the last decade the issue of migration has increased in global prominence and has caused controversy among the host countries around the world. Continuing their interdisciplinary approach, editors Catherine Brettell and James Hollifield have included revised essays from the first...

    Published August 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  9. Human Behavior in the Social Environment from an African-American Perspective

    Second Edition

    By Letha A See

    Human Behavior in the Social Environment from an African-American Perspective, Second Edition is an updating of the classic text that presents leading black scholars discussing complex human behavior problems faced by African-Americans in today’s society. This new edition provides fresh theories...

    Published August 1st 2007 by Routledge

  10. Gay Travels in the Muslim World

    By Michael Luongo

    Travel beyond the fear and paranoia of 9-11 to experience Muslim cultureGay Travels in the Muslim World journeys where other gay travel books fear to tread—Muslim countries. This thought-provoking book tells both Muslim and non-Muslim gay men's stories of traveling in the Middle East during...

    Published May 8th 2007 by Routledge