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The Center for Citizenship & Social Justice has a collection of books centering around social justice and social justice history in many forms (fiction and nonfiction, topics including race, sexuality, gender, cultural identity, and intersections of). All of the works listed below are available for checkout - visit us at the Diversity & Community Studies House to see what we have!

Author(s) Work
Alaimo, Stacy and Susan Hekman Material Feminists
Albrecht, Lisa and Rose M. Brewer Bridges of Power: Women's Multicultural Alliances
Appiah, K. Anthony and Amy Gutmann Color Conscious: the Political Morality of Race
Bannerji, Himani Thinking Through: Essays on Feminism, Marxism, and Anti-Racism
Bannerji, Himani, Linda Carty, Kari Dehli, Susan Heald and Kate McKenna Unsettling Relations: the University as a Site of Feminist Struggles
Bedau, Hugo Adam Civil Disobedience: Theory and Practice
Berryman, Phillip Liberation Theology: the Essential Facts About the Revolutionary Movement in Latin America and Beyond
Blank, Carla Rediscovering America: The Making of Multicultural America, 1900-2000
Bloom, Leslie Rebecca Under the Sign of Hope: Feminist Methodology and Narrative Interpretation
Bonilla-Silva, Eduardo Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in the United States
Bordo, Susan Unbearable Weight: Feminism, Western Culture, and the Body
Braziller, George Seeds of Liberation
Clark, Howard Preparing for Non-Violent Direct Action
Cone, James God of the Oppressed
Deming, Barbara Prisons that Could Not Hold: Prison Notes 1964-Seneca 1984
Diffenbaugh, Vanessa Language of Flowers
Dostoevsky, Fyodor Sparknotes of Crime and Punishment, The Brothers Karamazov, Notes from Underground
Dubus III, Andre House of Sand and Fog
Elshtain, Jean Bethke Women and War
Epstein, Barbara Political Protest & Cultural Revolution: Nonviolent Direct Action in the 1970s and 1980s
Freire, Paulo Pedagogy of the Oppressed
Gruen, Sara Water for Elephants
Harbury, Jennifer Bridge of Courage: Life Stories of the Guatamalan Compañeros and Compañeras
Harris-Lacewell, Melissa Victoria Barbershops, Bibles, and BET: Everyday Talk and Black Political Thought
Hesse-Biber, Sharlene, Christina Gilmartin and Robin Lydenberg Feminist Approaches to Theory and Methodology: an Interdisciplinary Reader
Heyward, Carter Touching Our Strength: the Erotic as Power and the Love of God
hooks, bell Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism
hooks, bell Feminist Theory: from Margin to Center
hooks, bell Outlaw Culture: Resisting Representations
Johnson, Kevin R. How Did You Get to Be Mexican?: a White/Brown Man's Search for Identity
Kapur, Sudarshan Raising Up a Prophet: the African-American Encounter with Gandhi
Kerman, Piper Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison
Kingsolver, Barbara Flight Behavior
Kokopeli, Bruce and George Lakey Leadership for Change: Toward a Feminist Model
Kristof, Nicholas and Sheryl WuDunn Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
Lakey, George Powerful Peacemaking: a Strategy for a Living Revolution
López-Stafford, Gloria A Place in El Paso: A Mexican American Childhood
McAllister, Pam You Can't Kill the Spirit: Stories of Women and Nonviolent Action
McAllister, Pam This River of Courage: Generations of Women's Resistance and Action
McAllister, Pam Reweaving the Web of Life: Feminism and Nonviolence [2 Copies]
McManus, Philip and Gerald Schlabach Relentless Persistence: Nonviolent Action in Latin America
Merton, Thomas Gandhi on Non-Violence: A Selection from the Writings of Mahatma Gandhi
Meyerding, Jane We Are All Part of One Another: a Barbara Deming Reader
Minow, Martha Making All the Difference: Inclusion, Exclusion, and American Law
Muller, Lauren June Jordan's Poetry for the People: a Revolutionary Blueprint
O'Gorman, Angie Universe Bends Toward Justice: a Reader on Christian Nonviolence in the U.S.
Oates, Joyce Carol Man Crazy
Oates, Joyce Carol We Were the Mulvaneys
Obama, Barack Audacity to Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream
Pascoe, C. J. Dude, You're a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School 
Quine, Robert and John Nolan 106 Impossible Things Before Breakfast
Rodríguez, Clara E. Changing Race: Latinos, the Census, and the History of Ethnicity in the United States
Royster, Jacqueline Jones and Ann Marie Mann Simpkins Calling Cards: Theory and Practice in the Study of Race, Gender, and Culture
Sebold, Alice Lovely Bones
Spickard, Paul and W. Jeffrey Burroughs We Are a People: Narrative and Multiplicity in Constructing Ethnic Identity
Tan, Amy Joy Luck Club
Taylor, Dianna and Karen Vintges Feminism and the Final Foucault
Trask, Haunani-Kay Eros and Power: the Promise of Feminist Theory
Twine, France Winddance and Jonathan W. Warren Racing Research, Researching Race: Methodological Dilemmas in Critical Race Studies
Yanagihara, Hanya Little Life
[FILM] An Inconvenient Sequel




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