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The Australian Pub
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The Australian Pub

By Freeland, J. M.

Carlton, Australia: Melbourne University Press, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good+. Cloth in DJ; 229pp; DJ price-clipped & slightly edgeworn, boards square, clean & bright, previous owner's name to front pastedown, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG/Good+ condition. First comprehensive account of the development of the Australian pub from 1788 to the 1960s. Illustrated with photos.

$19.00

The African Beer Gardens of Bulawayo: Integrated Drinking in a Segregated Society (Monographs of the Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies No. 10)
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The African Beer Gardens of Bulawayo: Integrated Drinking in a Segregated Society (Monographs of the Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies No. 10)

By Wolcott, Harry F.

New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good-. Cloth in DJ; 261pp; DJ slightly edgeworn, boards square, clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG+/VG- condition. Comprehensive study of African beer gardens. Monographs of the Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies No. 10. Illustrated with photos.

$55.00

The Show of Violence
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The Show of Violence

By Wertham, Fredric

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1949. Hardcover. Very Good-/Good. Cloth in DJ; 279pp; DJ chipped & protected by mylar sleeve, boards square & clean, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG-/Good condition. A psychiatrist tells why people kill and how murder can be prevented. The author was a German-American psychiatrist who later became famous for asserting that comic books cause juvenile delinquency in his book "Seduction of the Innocent" (1954).

$17.00

Durable Inequality
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Durable Inequality

By Tilly, Charles

Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1999. Softcover. Very Good+. 299pp; Covers clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG+ condition. Study of social inequality. Illustrated with diagrams.

$18.00

The Cultural Barrier: Problems in the Exchange of Ideas
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The Cultural Barrier: Problems in the Exchange of Ideas

By Daniel, Norman

Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/None. 227pp; No DJ, green cloth boards with gilt titling to spine, previous owner's name to FFEP, boards square, clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Study into the problems in the exchange of ideas and communication between cultures.

$25.00

1967-1977 Ten Years of Migration Studies
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1967-1977 Ten Years of Migration Studies

By The Centre for Migration Studies Zagreb

Zagreb, Croatia: The Centre for Migration Studies, 1977. Softcover. Very Good. 34pp; Slight handling wear to covers, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Overview of the work of the Centre for Migration Studies Zagreb, from 1967 to 1977.

$15.00

Yugoslav Migration to and from West Germany 1962-1973: An Econometrics Analysis (Studies of the Institute of Geography University of Zagreb Vol. 13, External Migration Book 5)
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Yugoslav Migration to and from West Germany 1962-1973: An Econometrics Analysis (Studies of the Institute of Geography University of Zagreb Vol. 13, External Migration Book 5)

By Drettakis, Emmanuel G.

Zagreb, Croatia: Center for Migration Studies, Institute of Geography, University of Zagreb, 1975. Softcover. Very Good. 73pp; Slight handling wear to covers, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Econometrics analysis of Yugoslav migration to and from West Germany from 1962 to 1973. Illustrated with diagrams.

$18.00

Terror in the Prisons: Homosexual Rape and Why Society Condones It
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Terror in the Prisons: Homosexual Rape and Why Society Condones It

By Weiss, Carl & David James Friar

Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Cloth in DJ; 247pp; DJ slightly rubbed, boards square & clean, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG/VG condition. Comprehensive view of the extent of the problem of homosexual rape in prison based on interviews with inmates, victims, convicted rapists, families of victims and others.

$17.00

Poverty and Poverty Alleviation Strategies in Egypt (Cairo Papers in Social Science Volume 22, Number 1)
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Poverty and Poverty Alleviation Strategies in Egypt (Cairo Papers in Social Science Volume 22, Number 1)

By Assaad, Ragui & Malak Rouchdy

Cario, Egypt: The American University in Cairo Press, 1999. Softcover. Very Good-. 103pp; Covers slightly rubbed, price label remnant to back cover, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG- condition. Cairo Papers in Social Science Volume 22, Number 1. Research paper about poverty in Egypt.

$18.00

Rumor, Fear and the Madness of Crowds
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Rumor, Fear and the Madness of Crowds

By Chaplin, J. P.

New York: Ballantine Books, 1959. First Edition. Paperback. Good+. Ballantine # 347K; 191pp; Slight edgewear to covers, pages age-toned, previous owner's name to flyleaf, text unmarked, binding is tight, Good+ condition. Chapters on a Boston mob who attacked a convent, Orson WellesÕ invasion from Mars, the Millerites, the airship rumors of 1897, the Òmad gasserÓ of Mattoon, Illinois & more.

$12.00

Et Cetera (ETC.) Volume 34 No. 1 (March 1977) The Roots of Fanaticism
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Et Cetera (ETC.) Volume 34 No. 1 (March 1977) The Roots of Fanaticism

By Postman, Neil (Editor)

San Francisco, CA: International Society for General Semantics, 1977. Softcover. Very Good-. 127pp; Slight wear to spine ends, corners slightly bumped, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG- condition. Journal devoted to the role of symbols in human behavior. This issue: The Roots of Fanaticism. Contributors include: Margaret Mead, Stanley Milgram, Henry Perkinson, Harold Taylor, Paul Watzlawick & others.

$18.00

When Prophecy Fails: A Social and Psychological Study of a Modern Group that Predicted the Destruction of the World
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When Prophecy Fails: A Social and Psychological Study of a Modern Group that Predicted the Destruction of the World

By Festinger, Leon, Henry W. Riecken & Stanley Schachter

New York: Harper & Row, 1981. Softcover. Very Good. 253pp; Minor scuffing to covers, pages slightly age-toned, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Classic account of sociologists who infiltrated a flying saucer contactee/end of the world cult during the 1950s and returned with deep insights into the dynamics of millenarian sects.

$10.00

Black Jargon in White America
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Black Jargon in White America

By Claerbaut, David

Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1972. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good-. 89pp; Slight handling wear & scuffing to covers, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG- condition. Vintage guide to circa 1970s black inner city jargon for teachers, social workers, cops and others.

$8.00

Strangers Become Neighbors: Mennonite and Indigenous Relations in the Paraguayan Chaco (Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History No. 22)
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Strangers Become Neighbors: Mennonite and Indigenous Relations in the Paraguayan Chaco (Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History No. 22)

By Redekop, Calvin

Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Hardcover in DJ; 305pp; Short tear to DJ, text unmarked, binding is tight, Fine/VG condition. Study of Mennonite and indigenous relations in the Paraguayan Chaco. Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History No. 22. Illustrated with photos, maps & charts.

$25.00

The Pasiegos: Spaniards in No Man's Land
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The Pasiegos: Spaniards in No Man's Land

By Freeman, Susan Tax

Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Cloth in DJ; 291pp; Clean, tight copy, VG+/VG+ condition. Combines rich historical materials & genealogical analysis with a detailed field study of a Pasiego town to reveal a complex social structure of the Pasiegos. Illustrated with photos.

$15.00

Burnout Among Social Workers
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Burnout Among Social Workers

By Gillespie, David F. (Editor)

New York: The Haworth Press, 1987. Hardcover. Near Fine. 105pp; Blue cloth boards with white titling to front & spine, text unmarked, binding is tight, Near Fine condition. Publisher's letter laid in. Papers by various authors studying burnout among social workers. (Also published as Journal of Social Service Research Volume 10, Number 1 (Fall, 1986).

$28.00

The Annals of the American Acedemy of Political and Social Science Volume 315 (January 1958) Understanding Alcoholism
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The Annals of the American Acedemy of Political and Social Science Volume 315 (January 1958) Understanding Alcoholism

By Sellin, Thorsten (Editor)

Philadelphia: The American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1958. Softcover. Good+. 200pp; Faint pencil inscr. to front cover, minor chipping to a few pages, text unmarked, binding is sound, Good+ condition. Papers on the topic of alcoholism.

$15.00

Working With Older Adoptees: A Sourcebook of Innovative Models
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Working With Older Adoptees: A Sourcebook of Innovative Models

By Coleman, Loren, Karen Tilbor, Helaine Hornby & Carol Boggis (Editors)

Portland, ME: University of Southern Maine, 1988. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Cloth in DJ; 129pp; Short tear to rear panel of DJ, extremely clean, tight copy, Fine/VG condition. Collection of papers addressing concerns with older adoptees after the event is legalized.

$15.00

Last Rites: The Work of the Modern Funeral Director
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Last Rites: The Work of the Modern Funeral Director

By Howarth, Glennys

Amityville, NY: Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 224pp; Laminated illustrated boards, extremely clean, tight copy, as new, Fine condition. Sociological study of the undertaker and his work. Death, Value and Meaning Series. Illustrated with photos.

$45.00

Chekhov and His Russia: A Sociological Study
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Chekhov and His Russia: A Sociological Study

By Bruford, W. H.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. Cloth in DJ; First Edition; 233pp; DJ age-toned, previous owner's name to front pastedown, toning to FFEP, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG/VG- condition. Analysis of Russia in the 1880s and 1890s based on the complete works of Chekhov. Volume in The International Library of Sociology and Social Reconstruction.

$40.00

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