New Mexican Power in the Age of Manifest Destiny, 1837-1860
By Michael J. Alarid
$65.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-6432-6 November 2022
In this groundbreaking study, historian Michael J. Alarid examines New Mexico’s transition from Spanish to Mexican to US control during the nineteenth century and illuminates how emerging class differences played a crucial role in the regime change.
The author raises questions about why the fervent commitment to the emancipation of African Americans was nearly forgotten by his family, exploring the racial attitudes in the author’s upbringing and the ingrained racism that still plagues our nation today.
A Global History of Continuity and Change, 1530-2020
Edited by Nathaniel MillettCharles H. Parker
$65.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-6367-1 June 2022
Jesuits and Race examines the role that the Society of Jesus played in shaping Western understandings about race and explores the impact the Order had on the lives and societies of non-European peoples throughout history.
Reies López Tijerina and the Religious Origins of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement
By Ramón A. Gutiérrez
$65.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-6375-6 June 2022
In New Mexico’s Moses, Ramón A. Gutiérrez dives deeply into Reies López Tijerina’s religious formation during the 1940s and 1950s, illustrating how his Pentecostal foundation remained an integral part of his psyche even as he migrated toward social-movement politics.
A Social History of the Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
By B.J. Barickman
Edited by Hendrik KraayBryan McCann
$29.95 Paperback 978-0-8263-6363-3 April 2022
$95.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-6362-6 April 2022
In From Sea-Bathing to Beach-Going B. J. Barickman explores how a narrow ocean beachfront neighborhood and the distinctive practice of beach-going invented by its residents in the early twentieth century came to symbolize a city and a nation.