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Palestine on the Air

Karma R. Chavez

Defining Girlhood in India

A Transnational History of Sexual Maturity Laws

Ashwini Tambe

Gamelan Girls

Gender, Childhood, and Politics in Balinese Music Ensembles

Sonja Lynn Downing

Kim Stanley Robinson

Robert Markley

Hierarchies of Care

Girls, Motherhood, and Inequality in Peru

Krista E. Van Vleet

On Trend

The Business of Forecasting the Future

Devon Powers

Blues Legacy

Tradition and Innovation in Chicago

David Whiteis

A History of the Ozarks, Volume 2

The Conflicted Ozarks

Brooks Blevins

Dirty Jokes and Bawdy Songs

The Uncensored Life of Gershon Legman

Susan G. Davis

Shared Selves

Latinx Memoir and Ethical Alternatives to Humanism

Suzanne Bost

Traveling with Service Animals

By Air, Road, Rail, and Ship across North America

Henry Kisor and Christine Goodier

The Arithmetic of Listening

Tuning Theory and History for the Impractical Musician

Kyle Gann

Earl Scruggs and Foggy Mountain Breakdown

The Making of an American Classic

Thomas Goldsmith

Sophonisba Breckinridge

Championing Women's Activism in Modern America

Anya Jabour

Joanna Russ

Gwyneth Jones

Black Sexual Economies

Race and Sex in a Culture of Capital

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