Recent Publications on Race, Ethnicity, and Politics (2010-11)
Please contact Dr Iyiola Solanke at I.Solanke@uea.ac.uk for submission, including full title, publisher/ year of publication, and web link if available.
Abrajano, Marisa. Campaigning to the New America Electorate: Advertising to Latino Voters. (Stanford University Press, 2010) http://www.sup.org/book.cgi?id=16189
Abrajano, Marisa and Alvarez, R. Michael New Faces, New Voices: The Hispanic Electorate in America (Princeton University Press, 2010). http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9158.html
Aoki, Andrew, and Okiyoshi, Takeda. Asian American Politics. (Polity Press, 2009) http://www.polity.co.uk/book.asp?ref=9780745634463
Balfour, Lawrie. Democracy's Reconstruction: Thinking Politically with W.E.B. Du Bois (Oxford University Press, 2011).
Barreto, Matt A. Ethnic Cues: The Role of Shared Ethnicity in Latino Political Participation (University of Michigan Press, 2010)
Brancati, Dawn. Peace by Design: Managing Intrastate Conflict
through Decentralization. (Oxford University Press, 2009)
Casellas, Jason. Latino Representation in State Houses and Congress (Cambridge University Press, 2011)
Clayton, Dewey. The Presidential Campaign of Barack Obama: A Critical Analysis of a Racially Transcendent Strategy (Routledge, 2010)
Cohen, Cathy J. Democracy Remixed: Black Youth and the Future of American Politics (Oxford University Press, 2010)
Ernst, Rose. The Price of Progressive Politics: The Welfare Rights Movement in an Era of Colorblind Racism. (NYU Press, 2010) http://www.nyupress.org/product_info.php?products_id=11346
Evans, Laura. Power from Powerlessness: Tribal Governments, Institutional Niches, and American Federalism (2011)
Garcia Bedolla, Lisa. Latino Politics. (Polity Press, 2009)
Haas, Michael. Barack Obama, The Aloha Zen President: How a Son of the 50th State May Revitalize America Based on 12 Multicultural Principles (Praeger, 2011)
Haas, Michael. Looking for the Aloha Spirit: Promoting Ethnic Harmony (Publishinghouse for Scholars, 2010)
Hanlon, B., Short, J.R., & Vicino, T.J. Cities and Suburbs: New Metropolitan Realities in the US. (Routledge, 2009)
Hajnal, Zoltan. America's Uneven Democracy: Race, Turnout, and Representation in City Politics (Cambridge University Press, 2009)
Harris, Duchess. Black Feminist Politics from Kennedy to Clinton (Palgrave, 2009)
Harris, LaDonna, Sachs, Stephen M. and Morris, Barbara Re-creating the Circle: The Renewal of American Indian Self-Determination (University of New Mexico Press, 2011)
Hooker, Juliet. Race and the Politics of Solidarity (Oxford University Press, 2009)
Laguerr, Michel S., Network Governance of Global Religions: Jerusalem, Rome, and Mecca. (Routledge, 2011)
Lai, James. Asian American Political Action: Suburban Transformations (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2011)
Lawson, Steven. One America in the Twenty-first Century: The Report of President Bill Clinton's Initiative on Race (Yale University Press, 2009)
Marrow, Helen B. New Destination Dreaming: Immigration, Race, and Legal Status in the Rural American South (Stanford University Press, 2011)
Martinot, Steve. The Machinery of Whiteness: Studies in the Structure of Racialization (Temple University Press, 2010)
Martinez HoSang. Daniel. Racial Propositions: Ballot Initiatives and the Making of Postwar California (University of California Press, 2010) http://www.ucpress.edu/book.php?isbn=9780520266667
McClain, Paula D. and Tauber, Steven C. American Government in Black and White (Boulder: Paradigm Publishers, 2010)
Paden, Catherine. Civil Rights Advocacy on behalf of the Poor (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011)
Parker, Christopher. Fighting for Democracy: Black Veterans and the Struggle Against White Supremacy in the Postwar South (Princeton University Press, 2009) http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9083.html
Reiter, Bernd and Mitchell, Gladys. Brazil's New Racial Politics. (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2009) http://www.rienner.com/title/Brazil_s_New_Racial_Politics
Sharma, Nitasha. Hip Hop Desis: South Asian Americans, Blackness, and a Global Race Consciousness. (Duke University Press, 2010)
Schmidt, Ronald; Alex-Assensoh, Yvette; Aoki, Andrew and Hero, Rodney. Newcomers, Outsiders, and Insiders: Immigrants and American Racial Politics in the Early Twenty-first Century (University of Michigan Press, 2010) http://www.press.umich.edu/titleDetailDesc.do?id=110371
Solanke, Iyiola. Making Anti-Racial Discrimination Law: A comparative history of social action and anti-racial discrimination law (Routledge, 2009)
Soss, Joe; Fording, Richard C.; Schram, Sanford F. Disciplining the Poor: Neoliberal Paternalism and the Persistent Power of Race (University of Chicago Press, 2011).
Tate, Katherine. What's Going On? Political Incorporation and the Transformation of Black Public Opinion (Georgetown University Press 2010). http://press.georgetown.edu/detail.html?id=9781589017023
Toyota, Tritia. Envisioning America: New Chinese Americans and the Politics of Belonging (Stanford University Press, 2009) http://www.sup.org/book.cgi?id=9934
Tucker-Worgs, Tamelyn. The Black Megachurch: Theology, Gender and the Politics of Public Engagement (Baylor University Press, 2011). http://www.baylorpress.com/it/Book/267/The_Black_Megachurch.html
Yi, Joseph. God and Karate on the Southside: Bridging differences, Building American communities (Lexington Press, 2009).
Jordan-Zachary, Julia. Black Women, Cultural Images and Social Policy (Routledge, 2009)
II. Edited Books and Special Journal Issues
a) Edited Books
Baum, Bruce and Harris, Duchess (eds) Racially Writing the Republic: Racists, Race Rebels, and Transformations of American Identity (Duke University Press, 2009)
Benjamin, Russell and Hall, Gregory (eds) Eternal Colonialism (University Press of America, 2010) www.univpress.com
Caliendo, Stephen M. and Charlton D. McIlwain (eds). The Routledge Companion to Race and Ethnicity (Routledge, 2010)
Collet, Christian and Lien, Pei-te (eds). The Transnational Politics of Asian Americans (Temple University Press, 2009)http://www.temple.edu/tempress/titles/1980_reg.html
De la Garza, Rodolfo; DeSipio, Louis and Leal, David (eds). Beyond the Barrio: Latinos and the 2004 Elections. (University of Notre Dame Press, 2010). http://undpress.nd.edu/book/P01365
Ford, Pearl K. (ed. ) African Americans in Georgia: A Reflection of Politics and Policy in the New South (Mercer University Press, 2010) http://www.borders.com/online/store/TitleDetail?sku=0881461849
Hochschild, Jennifer and Mollenkopf, John (eds), Bringing Outsiders In: Transatlantic Perspectives on Immigration Political Incorporation (Cornell University Press, 2009). http://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/cup_detail.taf?ti_id=5370
Martinez-Ebers, Valerie and Dorraj, Manochehr (eds). Perspectives on Race, Ethnicity and Religion: Identity Politics in America (Oxford University Press, 2009) ISBN13: 9780195381702ISBN10: 019538170X
Jennings, James and Jordan-Zachary, Julia (eds) Urban Spaces: Planning and Struggles for Land and Community (Lexington Books, 2010)
Leal, David L. and Meier, Kenneth J. (eds). The Politics of Latino Education. (Teachers College Press, 2011).
Leal, David L. and Trejo, Stephen J. (eds). Latinos and the Economy: Integration and Impact in Schools, Labor Markets, and Beyond. (Springer, 2010).
McIlwain, Charlton D. and Stephen M. Caliendo (eds) Race Appeal: How Candidates Invoke Race in U.S. Political Campaigns. (Temple University Press, 2011).
Philpot, Tasha S., and White, Ismail K. (eds.) African-American Political Psychology: Identity, Opinion, and Action in the Post-Civil Rights Era. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2010).
Razack, Sherene; Smith, Malinda; Thobani, Sunera. (eds). States of Race: Critical Race Feminism for the 21st Century (Between the Lines Press, 2010)
Simien, Evelyn M. (ed.) Gender and Lynching: The Politics of Memory (Palgrave/Macmillan Press, 2011)
Walter, Ronald and Travis, Toni-Michelle (eds) Democratic Destiny and the District of Columbia (Rowman and Littlefield, 2010)
b) Special Edition Journals
Journal of Black Studies: “Barack Obama’s Improbable Election and the Question of Race and Racism in Contemporary America’, Volume 40, No. 3. Guest editor: Pamela D. Reed http://jbs.sagepub.com/content/vol40/issue3/
Introduction: Barack Obama’s Improbable Election and the Question of Race and Racism in Contemporary America
Philip S. S. Howard : Turning Out the Center: Racial Politics and African Agency in the Obama Era
Christopher J. Metzler: Barack Obama’s Faustian Bargain and the Fight for America’s Racial Soul
Martell Teasley and David Ikard: Barack Obama and the Politics of Race: The Myth of Postracism in America
Thomas Edge : Southern Strategy 2.0: Conservatives, White Voters, and the Election of Barack Obama
Felix Germain: “Presidents of Color," Globalization, and Social Inequality
Pearl K. Ford, Tekla A. Johnson, and Angie Maxwell : "Yes We Can" or "Yes We Did"?: Prospective and Retrospective Change in the Obama Presidency
David Mastey: Slumming and/as Self-Making in Barack Obama’s Dreams From My Father
Socialism and Democracy: "Radical Perspectives on Immigration" 48 (Volume 22, No. 3). Editors: Ron Hayduk http://www.sdonline.org/index.htm
Gerald Meyer, The Cultural Pluralist Response to Americanization: Horace Kallen, Randolph Bourne, Louis Adamic, and Leonard Covello
Susan J. Dicker, US Immigrants and the Dilemma of Anglo-Conformity
Ron Hayduk and Susanna Jones, Immigrants and Race in the US: Are Class-Based Alliances Possible?
LaToya A. Tavernier, The Stigma of Blackness: Anti-Haitianism in the Dominican Republic
Robin Jacobson and Kim Geron, Unions and the Politics of Immigration
Stefano Luconi, Ethnic Allegiance and Class Consciousness among Italian-American Workers, 1900-1941
Héctor Perla, Jr., Grassroots Mobilization against US Military Intervention in El Salvador
Mat Callahan, Immigration in Switzerland: Facts and Phobias
Hugh Hamilton, Reframing US Immigration Discourse for the 21st Century
Angel Island, Immigration Station Poetry
D.H. Melhem, say French
Alice Ostriker, West Fourth Street
John A. Imani, Regarding Blacks and Mexicans
Daniel Cassidy, How the Irish Invented Slang: The Secret Language of the Crossroads reviewed by Jonathan Scott
E. San Juan, Jr. Balikbayang Mahal, Passages from Exile reviewed by Charlie Samuya Veric
Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race Special issue: Obama's Path (Spring 2009, Volume 6, Number 1).
Susan T. Fiske, Hilary B. Bergsieker, Ann Marie Russell and Lyle Williams, Images of Black Americans: Then, "Them", and Now, Obama!"
Rogers M. Smith and Desmond S. King, Barack Obama and the Future of American Racial Politics
Traci Burch, Can The New Commander In Chief Sustain His All-Volunteer Standing Army?
S. Karthick Ramakrishnan, Janelle Wong, Taeku Lee and Jane Junn, Race-Based Considerations And The Obama Vote