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A History of Violence


Local Histories/Global Designs: Coloniality, Subaltern Knowledges, and Border Thinking (Princeton Studies in Culture/Power/History)


Local Histories/Global Designs: Coloniality, Subaltern Knowledges, and Border Thinking (Princeton Studies in Culture/Power/History)


$17.76


Local Histories/Global Designs is an extended argument about the “coloniality” of power by one of the most innovative Latin American and Latino scholars. In a shrinking world where sharp dichotomies, such as East/West and developing/developed, blur and shift, Walter Mignolo points to the inadequacy of current practices in the social sciences and area studies. He explores the crucial notion of “col…

Local History


Local History


$9.95


Poetry. LOCAL HISTORY, Erica Hunt’s first book, is the product of over a decade of intensive engagement with poetry by a writer published in some of the most innovative anthologies of the time: In the American Tree, boundary 2, Poetics Journal, The Politics of Poetic Form, and Talking Poetics from the Naropa Institute. Hunt’s resonant and elegant reworking of prose as a form of poetry reflects her…

On Doing Local History (American Association for State and Local History)


On Doing Local History (American Association for State and Local History)


$28.22


For over thirty years, Carol Kammen’s On Doing Local History has been a valuable guide to professional and “amateur” historians alike. First published in 1986, revised in 2003, this book offers not only discussion of practical matters, but also a deeper reflection on local, public history, what it means, and why it is done. It is used in classrooms and found on the shelves of local historian…