American Studies Products

  • Sea Log

    Malabar to New York

    By May Joseph

    Migrations by sea have transformed modern conceptions of mobility and belonging, disrupting notions of how to write about movement, memory, displaced histories. The ocean has always been the harbringer of strangers to new shores. Sea Log is a memory theater of repressive hauntings based on urban…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • The Iraq War in Documentary Film

    By Monica Michlin

    This book is the first comprehensive study of documentary film on the Iraq War. In a series of close readings of some thirty American and European works, it analyzes how documentaries on the run-up, unfolding, and aftermath of the war have adopted different points of view and aesthetics in…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Black Girlhood, Resistance, and Punishment

    A Historical Intersectional Study of Black Girlhood in Virginia

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Intersectional Criminology

  • American Social Theory

    By Charles Lemert

    Due to the importance of philosophy in the Enlightenment, European social theory has dominated discourses of theory to the present day. Yet, looking deeper, Americans have made important contributions from very different social and cultural perspectives. Drawing from Euro and American traditions…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Change and Settler Colonialism in the Oil Sands

    Industrial Ethnographies of Subarctic Canada

    Edited by Clinton N. Westman, Tara L. Joly, Lena Gross

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Arctic Worlds

  • A Nation Apart

    The African-American Experience and White Nationalism

    By Arnold Birenbaum

    This book examines the ongoing struggle for social justice by and for African Americans. Examining the persistent rolling back of civil and voting rights for this population and other minorities since the end of Reconstruction, the author discusses the continued colonization of African Americans…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • Edwards on God

    By Sebastian Rehnman

    Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) is widely regarded as America's most important and original philosophical theologian. Edwards on God presents an historically informed and philosophically rigorous account of his philosophical arguments about God. Sebastian Rehnman takes account of not only Edwards's…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in the History of Philosophical Theology

  • The Flame of Knowledge

    A Critical Realist Approach to Information Policy and Intellectual Property

    By David Opderbeck

    Most intellectual property scholarship in the United States proceeds from a utilitarian perspective, using the tools of law and economics, while a significant minority position adopts postmodern critiques of IP regimes. However, as yet there has been no "socioeconomic" framework that could…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • The Black Arts Movement and the Black Panther Party in American Visual Culture

    By Jo-Ann Morgan

    This book examines a range of visual expressions of Black Power across American art and popular culture from 1965 through 1972. It begins with case studies of artist groups, including Spiral, OBAC and AfriCOBRA, who began questioning Western aesthetic traditions and created work that honored…

    Hardback – 2019-01-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art and Race

  • Analyzing American Democracy

    Politics and Political Science, 3rd Edition

    By Jon R. Bond, Kevin B. Smith

    This is an introductory American politics text covering the constitutional framework of American government, political behavior and informal institutions, the formal institutions of American government, and a concluding chapter on public policy. Every chapter highlights the most current thinking in…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08 
    Routledge

  • Film and Colonialism in the Sixties

    The Anti-Colonialist Turn in the US, Britain, and France

    By Jon Cowans

    Relations between Western nations and their colonial subjects changed dramatically in the second half of the twentieth century. As nearly all of the West’s colonies gained their independence by 1975, attitudes toward colonialism in the West also changed, and terms such as empire and colonialism,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-03 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Global 1960s and 1970s Series

  • American Government

    Political Development and Institutional Change, 10th Edition

    By Cal Jillson

    How politics in America works today, how it got that way, and how it’s likely to change through reform—these are the themes that pervade every chapter of Cal Jillson’s highly lauded American Government: Political Development and Institutional Change. Even in the midst of current challenges, America…

    Paperback – 2019-01-02 
    Routledge

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