US Civil Rights and Liberties

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

Paula D. McClain with Jessica D. Johnson Carew

Seventh Edition • July 12, 2017 • 368 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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Inequality in America

Stephen M. Caliendo

Second Edition • July 12, 2017 • 300 pages

Print: $33.00 USD/$42.99 CAD • Ebook: $20.99 USD/$26.99 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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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

Throughout their relatively short history, lesbian and gay movements in the United States have endured searing conflicts over whether to embrace assimilationist or liberationist strategies. The Lesbian and Gay Movements explores this dilemma in both contemporary and historical contexts. Rimmerman tackles the challenging issue of what constitutes movement “effectiveness” and…

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

Stephen M. Caliendo

First Edition • July 22, 2014 • 288 pages

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

The second edition of Inequality in America is forthcoming in July 2017.Why does inequality have such a hold on American society and public policy? And what can we, as citizens, do about it? Inequality in America takes an in-depth look at individual-level and systemic inequality, focusing in particular on race,…

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

Paula D. McClain, Joseph Stewart Jr.

Sixth Edition • August 6, 2013 • 352 pages

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

The seventh edition of “Can We All Get Along?” is forthcoming in July 2017.In a nation built by immigrants and bedeviled by the history and legacy of slavery and discrimination, issues of liberty, equality, and community continue to challenge Americans. In the sixth edition of this widely acclaimed text, Paula…

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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…

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