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Transnational Chicanx Perspectives on Ana Castillo

Transnational Chicanx Perspectives on Ana Castillo

Essays that Demonstrate the Theoretical Capacity of Castillo’s Work and the Connections We Can Make through Literature to Larger Cultural, Political, and Global Concerns

The Correspondence of John Tyndall, Volume 10

The Correspondence of John Tyndall, Volume 10

The Correspondence, January 1867–December 1868
The tenth volume of The Correspondence of John Tyndall spans from January 1867 to December 1868. It begins with Tyndall publicly enmeshed in a controversy that revealed his views on race, politics, and justifiable violence. Further pressure is exerted on him personally by the death of his mother Sarah, and the numerous ...
City of Lake and Prairie

City of Lake and Prairie

Chicago's Environmental History

The First Comprehensive Examination of Chicago’s Environmental History from Indigenous Peoples to Twenty-First Century Environmental Restoration

Cemetery Ink

Cemetery Ink

Poems

Poetry that Connects Research and History to Lived Experience while Addressing the Ethics of Representation and Appropriation

Fields of Revolution

Fields of Revolution

Agrarian Reform and Rural State Formation in Bolivia, 1935-1964

An Extensive Study that Reveals the Strength of Bottom-Up Decisions Relative to Top-Down Governmental Planning for Land Reform

Creativity from the Periphery

Creativity from the Periphery

Trading Zones of Scientific Exchange in Colonial India

Presents A New Way of Looking at Peripheral Scientists and Demonstrates Their Creativity and Impact on the Larger Scientific Community

Echo’s Chambers

Echo’s Chambers

Architecture and the Idea of Acoustic Space

Explores How European Architecture since the Enlightenment Has Laid the Groundwork for Contemporary Ideas about Sound and Space

Arlen Specter

Arlen Specter

Scandals, Conspiracies, and Crisis in Focus

An Historical Tapestry of Controversies, Risks, Mistakes, Victories, and Defeats through Arlen Specter’s Long Career

Authentic Writing

Authentic Writing

An Examination of Authenticity Through the Lens of Scholarly Writing—and the Reverse

Undoing Multiculturalism

Undoing Multiculturalism

Resource Extraction and Indigenous Rights in Ecuador

An In-Depth Study of the Rise and Decline of Indigenous Movements and Multicultural Political Power in Ecuador

Nature’s Diplomats

Nature’s Diplomats

Science, Internationalism, and Preservation, 1920-1960

A History of Early International Preservationist Groups and the Natures They Sought to Preserve

Race and Transnationalism in the Americas

Race and Transnationalism in the Americas

A Wide-Ranging Volume on the Intertwined History of Race Across the Americas

Explorations in the Icy North

Explorations in the Icy North

How Travel Narratives Shaped Arctic Science in the Nineteenth Century

Reconsidering the Distinction between Scientific Discovery and Travel Writing in International Arctic Explorations

Far Beyond the Moon

Far Beyond the Moon

A History of Life Support Systems in the Space Age

An Engaging History of the Less Glamorous but Equally Essential Aspects of Space Travel: Sanitation, Food Supply, and Waste Disposal

Victorian Science and Imagery

Victorian Science and Imagery

Representation and Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century Visual Culture

An Argument for Art and Science as Practices and Knowledges that Emerge from Shared Epistemologies Rather than Compartmentalized Disciplines

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