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Concepts, Theories, and Rationality in the Biological Sciences

Concepts, Theories, and Rationality in the Biological Sciences

Leading biologists and philosophers of biology discuss the basic theories and concepts of biology and their connections with ethics, economics, and psychology, providing a remarkably unified report on the “state of the art” in the philosophy of biology.

At the Table of Power

At the Table of Power

Food and Cuisine in the African American Struggle for Freedom, Justice, and Equality

A Hard-Hitting and Provocative Rethinking of American Culinary History

Mirrors of Whiteness

Mirrors of Whiteness

Media, Middle-Class Resentment, and the Rise of the Far Right in Brazil

Highlights the Intersections between Media, Whiteness, and Middle-Class Identity That Feed Brazil’s Ultraconservative Movement

That Ship Has Sailed

That Ship Has Sailed

Poems that Zoom In on the Mysterious and Transformative Nature of Expression

Every Form of Ruin

Every Form of Ruin

Poems

A Refutation of Silence and Choosing of Operatic Anger over Abuse and Marginalization

Unorganized Women

Unorganized Women

Repetitive Rhetorical Labor and Low-Wage Workers, 1834-1937

A Detailed Study of the Rhetorical Labor of Low- and No-Wage Women Workers Unaffiliated with Traditional Labor Unions

Vortex, The

Vortex, The

An Environmental History of the Modern World

Dissects a Global Environmental Legacy That Will Shape Policies in the New Millennium

New Energies

New Energies

A History of Energy Transitions in Europe and North America

Captures the Drama and Complexity of Past Transitions While Looking toward Energy Sources of the Future

The Many Voices of Modern Physics

The Many Voices of Modern Physics

Written Communication Practices of Key Discoveries

A Tribute to the Communicative Practices of Physicists in the Twentieth Century

Donora Death Fog

Donora Death Fog

Clean Air and the Tragedy of a Pennsylvania Mill Town

The Complete Story of the Worst Air Pollution Disaster in US History

Iron Artisans

Iron Artisans

Welsh Immigrants and the American Age of Steel

How Skilled Welsh Workers and Managers Helped Build the American Steel Industry

Capitalist Outsiders

Capitalist Outsiders

Oil's Legacies in Mexico and Venezuela

How Capitalist Outsiders Willing to Accommodate the Dominant Economic Elite Often Defeat Anticapitalist Outsiders

Representing the Barrios

Representing the Barrios

Culture, Politics, and Urban Poverty in Twentieth-Century Caracas

Charts the Rise of the Barrios in the Venezuelan Imagination

Writing and Desire

Writing and Desire

Queer Ways of Composing

Explores Writing as a Practice of Desire through an LGBTQ+ Lens

Making the World a Better Place

Making the World a Better Place

African American Women Advocates, Activists, and Leaders, 1773-1900

Centers Black Women’s Discourse and Sociopolitical Action from the Nation’s Founding through the Civil War and Beyond

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