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Cover: The Class Matrix: Social Theory after the Cultural TurnThe Class Matrix: Social Theory after the Cultural TurnChibber, VivekHARDCOVER01/11/2022$35.00Not yet available
Cover: Indentured Students: How Government-Guaranteed Loans Left Generations Drowning in College DebtIndentured Students: How Government-Guaranteed Loans Left Generations Drowning in College DebtShermer, Elizabeth TandyHARDCOVER08/03/2021$29.95
Cover: The Suicide of Miss Xi: Democracy and Disenchantment in the Chinese RepublicThe Suicide of Miss Xi: Democracy and Disenchantment in the Chinese RepublicGoodman, BrynaHARDCOVER07/13/2021$39.95
Cover: The Return of Inequality: Social Change and the Weight of the PastThe Return of Inequality: Social Change and the Weight of the PastSavage, MikeHARDCOVER05/18/2021$35.00
Cover: You’re Paid What You’re Worth: And Other Myths of the Modern EconomyYou’re Paid What You’re Worth: And Other Myths of the Modern EconomyRosenfeld, JakeHARDCOVER02/16/2021$29.95
Cover: The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged StudentsThe Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged StudentsJack, Anthony AbrahamPAPERBACK08/11/2020$16.95
Cover: The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged StudentsThe Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged StudentsJack, Anthony AbrahamHARDCOVER03/01/2019$27.95
Cover: World Inequality Report 2018World Inequality Report 2018Alvaredo, Facundo
Chancel, Lucas
Piketty, Thomas
Saez, Emmanuel
Zucman, Gabriel
PAPERBACK07/09/2018$25.95
Cover: The New Pakistani Middle ClassThe New Pakistani Middle ClassMaqsood, AmmaraHARDCOVER11/13/2017$49.50
Cover: Unequal Colleges in the Age of DisparityUnequal Colleges in the Age of DisparityClotfelter, Charles T.HARDCOVER10/30/2017$42.00
Cover: A Century of Wealth in AmericaA Century of Wealth in AmericaWolff, Edward N.HARDCOVER10/16/2017$39.95
Cover: The Pricing of Progress: Economic Indicators and the Capitalization of American LifeThe Pricing of Progress: Economic Indicators and the Capitalization of American LifeCook, EliHARDCOVER09/25/2017$40.00
Cover: The Wisdom of MoneyThe Wisdom of MoneyBruckner, Pascal
Rendall, Steven
HARDCOVER05/02/2017$40.00
Cover: Voice, Silence, and Self: Negotiations of Buraku Identity in Contemporary JapanVoice, Silence, and Self: Negotiations of Buraku Identity in Contemporary JapanBondy, ChristopherHARDCOVER09/07/2015$39.95
Cover: The Creation of Inequality: How Our Prehistoric Ancestors Set the Stage for Monarchy, Slavery, and EmpireThe Creation of Inequality: How Our Prehistoric Ancestors Set the Stage for Monarchy, Slavery, and EmpireFlannery, Kent
Marcus, Joyce
PAPERBACK10/06/2014$24.50
Cover: The Ancient Middle Classes: Urban Life and Aesthetics in the Roman Empire, 100 BCE–250 CEThe Ancient Middle Classes: Urban Life and Aesthetics in the Roman Empire, 100 BCE–250 CEMayer, Ernst EmanuelPAPERBACK09/01/2014$30.00
Cover: The Cultural Revolution at the Margins: Chinese Socialism in CrisisThe Cultural Revolution at the Margins: Chinese Socialism in CrisisWu, YichingHARDCOVER06/09/2014$60.50
Cover: Progressive Inequality: Rich and Poor in New York, 1890–1920Progressive Inequality: Rich and Poor in New York, 1890–1920Huyssen, DavidHARDCOVER03/10/2014$48.00
Cover: The Princess Nun: Bunchi, Buddhist Reform, and Gender in Early Edo JapanThe Princess Nun: Bunchi, Buddhist Reform, and Gender in Early Edo JapanCogan, GinaHARDCOVER03/03/2014$49.95
Cover: Reshaping the Work-Family Debate: Why Men and Class MatterReshaping the Work-Family Debate: Why Men and Class MatterWilliams, Joan C.PAPERBACK05/07/2012$30.00
Cover: Forced to Care: Coercion and Caregiving in AmericaForced to Care: Coercion and Caregiving in AmericaGlenn, Evelyn NakanoPAPERBACK03/05/2012$30.00
Cover: Fractured Rebellion: The Beijing Red Guard MovementFractured Rebellion: The Beijing Red Guard MovementWalder, Andrew G.PAPERBACK03/05/2012$30.00
Cover: Unmaking the Public University: The Forty-Year Assault on the Middle ClassUnmaking the Public University: The Forty-Year Assault on the Middle ClassNewfield, ChristopherPAPERBACK04/30/2011$30.00
Cover: The College Fear Factor: How Students and Professors Misunderstand One AnotherThe College Fear Factor: How Students and Professors Misunderstand One AnotherCox, Rebecca D.PAPERBACK04/15/2011$21.00
Cover: Living Standards in Latin American History: Height, Welfare, and Development, 1750–2000Living Standards in Latin American History: Height, Welfare, and Development, 1750–2000Salvatore, Ricardo D.
Coatsworth, John H.
Challú, Amílcar E.
PAPERBACK10/25/2010$29.95
Cover: How the Other Half Lives: Studies among the Tenements of New YorkHow the Other Half Lives: Studies among the Tenements of New YorkRiis, Jacob A.
Warner, Sam Bass
PAPERBACK04/15/2010$30.00
Cover: A Swindler's Progress: Nobles and Convicts in the Age of LibertyA Swindler's Progress: Nobles and Convicts in the Age of LibertyMcKenzie, KirstenHARDCOVER03/31/2010$31.50
Cover: The Best of the Best: Becoming Elite at an American Boarding SchoolThe Best of the Best: Becoming Elite at an American Boarding SchoolGaztambide-Fernández, Rubén A.HARDCOVER09/30/2009$40.00
Cover: Exiles at Home: The Struggle to Become American in Creole New OrleansExiles at Home: The Struggle to Become American in Creole New OrleansThompson, Shirley ElizabethHARDCOVER02/15/2009$72.50
Cover: The Myth of the French Bourgeoisie: An Essay on the Social Imaginary, 1750-1850The Myth of the French Bourgeoisie: An Essay on the Social Imaginary, 1750-1850Maza, SarahPAPERBACK03/15/2005$33.00
Cover: Praying for Power: Buddhism and the Formation of Gentry Society in Late-Ming ChinaPraying for Power: Buddhism and the Formation of Gentry Society in Late-Ming ChinaBrook, TimothyHARDCOVER01/01/1994$45.00
Cover: The Village of Cannibals: Rage and Murder in France, 1870The Village of Cannibals: Rage and Murder in France, 1870Corbin, Alain
Goldhammer, Arthur
PAPERBACK10/15/1993$32.50
Cover: Reluctant Icon: Gladstone, Bulgaria, and the Working Classes, 1856–1878Reluctant Icon: Gladstone, Bulgaria, and the Working Classes, 1856–1878Saab, AnnHARDCOVER08/01/1991$74.50
Cover: Highbrow/Lowbrow: The Emergence of Cultural Hierarchy in AmericaHighbrow/Lowbrow: The Emergence of Cultural Hierarchy in AmericaLevine, Lawrence W.PAPERBACK09/01/1990$37.00
Cover: The Contentious FrenchThe Contentious FrenchTilly, CharlesE-DITION03/03/1986$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: Europe in the 18th Century: Aristocracy and the Bourgeois ChallengeEurope in the 18th Century: Aristocracy and the Bourgeois ChallengeRude, GeorgePAPERBACK01/01/1985$38.00
Cover: The Letters of Mrs. GaskellThe Letters of Mrs. GaskellGaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn (Stevenson)
Chapple, J. A. V.
Pollard, Arthur
HARDCOVER01/01/1966$130.00Currently unavailable
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