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The Broken Village
Coffee, Migration, and Globalization in Honduras
Daniel R. Reichman
Daniel R. Reichman tells the story of a remote village in Honduras that transformed almost overnight from a sleepy coffee-growing community to a hotbed of undocumented migration to and from the United States.



Buoyancy on the Bayou
Shrimpers Face the Rising Tide of Globalization
Jill Ann Harrison
Portrays the struggles that Louisiana shrimp fishers endure to remain afloat in an industry beset by globalization.



Buttoned Up
Clothing, Conformity, and White-Collar Masculinity
Erynn Masi de Casanova
In Buttoned Up, based on interviews with dozens of men in three U.S. cities with distinct local dress cultures—New York, San Francisco, and Cincinnati—Erynn Masi de Casanova asks what it means to wear the white collar...



Cambodian Culture since 1975
Homeland and Exile
Since the civil war of the 1970s, Cambodia has suffered devastating upheavals that killed a million ' people and exiled hundreds of thousands. This book is the first to examine Cambodian culture after the ravages of the Pol Pot regime-and to bear witness to the transformation and persistence of tradition among contemporary Cambodians at home...



Capitalism without Democracy
The Private Sector in Contemporary China
Kellee S. Tsai
Focusing on the activities and aspirations of the private entrepreneurs who are driving China's economic growth.



The Caring Self
The Work Experiences of Home Care Aides
Clare L. Stacey
Stacey draws on observations of and interviews with aides working in Ohio and California to explore the physical and emotional labor associated with the care of...



Case Studies in Food Policy for Developing Countries
Policies for Health, Nutrition, Food Consumption, and Poverty
Volume I of the Case Studies addresses policies related to health, nutrition, food consumption, and...



Case Studies in Food Policy for Developing Countries
Domestic Policies for Markets, Production, and Environment
Volume II of the Case Studies addresses the issues of domestic policies for markets, production, and the...



Case Studies in Food Policy for Developing Countries
Institutions and International Trade Policies
Volume III of the Case Studies addresses global institutions and international trade...



Casino Women
Courage in Unexpected Places
Susan Chandler, Jill B. Jones
Based on extended interviews with maids, cocktail waitresses, cooks, laundry workers, dealers, pit bosses, and vice presidents, Casino Women is a pioneering look at the female face of corporate...



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