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March/April 2016

Footnotes : New Books

Kevin B. Bales, University of Hull, Blood and Earth: Modern Slavery, Ecocide, and the Secret to Saving the World (Random House, 2016).

Erynn Masi de Casanova, University of Cincinnati, Buttoned Up: Clothing, Conformity, and White-Collar Masculinity (Cornell University Press, 2015).

Manisha Desai, University of Connecticut, Subaltern Movements in India: Gendered Geographies of Struggle Against Neoliberal Development (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series) (Routledge, 2015).

Jaber F. Gubrium, University of Missouri, Tone Alm Andreassen and Per Koren Solvang, both of Oslo University of Applied Sciences, Eds., Reimagining the Human Service Relationship (Columbia University Press, 2016).

Madonna Harrington Meyer and Elizabeth Daniele, both of Syracuse University, Gerontology: Changes, Challenges, and Solutions (Praeger, 2016).

David Karp, Boston College, William Yoels, University of Alabama-Birmingham, Barbara Vann, University of Maryland-Loyola, and Michael Borer, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Sociology in Everyday Life, 4th Edition (Waveland Publishers, 2016).

Melvin L. Kohn, Johns Hopkins University, Adventures in Sociology: My Life as a Cross-National Scholar (self-published, 2016).

Kathleen Odell Korgen, William Paterson University, Ed., Race Policy and Multiracial American (University of Chicago Press, 2016).

Stephen J. Morewitz, California State University-East Bay, Runaway and Homeless Youth: New Research and Clinical Perspectives (Springer, 2016).

Jeffrey Rothstein, Grand Valley State University, When Good Jobs Go Bad: Globalization, De-unionization, and Declining Job Quality in the North American Auto Industry (Rutgers University Press, 2016).

Arthur Scarritt, Boise State University, Racial Spoils from Native Soils: How Neoliberalism Steals Indigenous Lands in Highland Peru (Lexington Books, 2015).

Kae Sekine, Aichi Gakuin University, Alessandro Bonanno, Sam Houston State University, The Contradictions of Neoliberal Agri-Food (West Virginia University Press, 2016).

Kathy Shepherd StolleyKathy Merlock Jackson, and Lisa Lyon Payne, all of Virginia Wesleyan College, The Intersection of Star Culture in America and International Medical Tourism: Celebrity Treatment (Lexington Books, 2016).

W. Bradford Wilcox, University of Virginia, Nicholas H. Wolfinger, University of Utah, Soul Mates: Religion, Sex, Love and Marriage among African Americans and Latinos (Oxford University Press, 2016).

Joyce E. Williams, Emeritus Texas Woman's University and Vicky M. MacLean, Middle Tennessee State University, Settlement Sociology in the Progressive Years: Faith, Science, and Reform (Brill, 2015).

Rachael A. Woldoff, West Virginia University, Lisa M. Morrison, United Nations, Michael R. Glass, University of Pittsburg, Priced Out: Stuyvesant Town and the Loss of Middle-Class Neighborhoods (New York University Press, 2016).

Richard Wood, University of New Mexico, and Brad Fulton, Indiana University, A Shared Future: Faith-Based Organizing for Racial Equity and Ethical Democracy (University of Chicago Press, 2015).