US Civil Rights and Liberties

Inequality in America: Race, Poverty, and Fulfilling Democracy's Promise

Stephen M. Caliendo

Second Edition • July 18, 2017 • 300 pages

Print: $33.00 USD/$42.99 CAD • Ebook: $19.99 USD/$24.99 CAD

Comprehensive and accessible overview of race, class, and gender-based inequality in America through a primarily political science and policy lens

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"Can We All Get Along?": Racial and Ethnic Minorities in American Politics

Paula D. McClain with Jessica D. Johnson Carew

Seventh Edition • July 18, 2017 • 400 pages

Print: $42.00 USD/$54.50 CAD • Ebook: $25.99 USD/$32.99 CAD

A brief but comprehensive overview of the historical issues and current concerns of racial minorities in American politics

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The Lesbian and Gay Movements: Assimilation or Liberation?

Craig A. Rimmerman

Second Edition • August 5, 2014 • 256 pages

Print: $32.00 USD/$41.50 CAD • Ebook: $22.99 USD/$22.99 CAD

A concise overview of the political strategies of lesbian and gay movements in the United States in the areas of AIDS/HIV policy, military policy, and same-sex marriage, and the government’s response to these movements.

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Voting for Women: How the Public Evaluates Women Candidates

Kathy Dolan

First Edition • August 1, 2003 • 208 pages

Print: $40.00 USD/$98.99 CAD

Women comprise an ever-increasing percentage of the candidate pool for elective office in the United States. Public opinion surveys profess strong support for female candidates, yet many of these same candidates still encounter skepticism (at best) or hostility (at worst) from the public. The role of candidate gender in elections…

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Rainbow Rights

Patricia Cain

First Edition • September 27, 2000 • 328 pages

Print: $49.00 USD/$56.50 CAD

This book describes the substantive state of the law with regard to lesbian and gay rights. It begins with some background information to put the modern fight for lesbian and gay rights in its proper historical context, then categorizes lesbian and gay rights claims into three areas—individual rights in private…