Book Indexing Services by Amron Gravett
Book Indexing Services by Amron Gravett

Title List by Subject – L

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LABOR and WORK 

  • Black Market Business: Selling Sex in Northern Vietnam, 1920–1945. Cornell University Press, 2020 
  • Flatlining: Race, Work, and Health Care in the New Economy. University of California Press, 2020
  • The Labor of Lunch: Why We Need Real Food and Real Jobs in American Public Schools. University of California Press, 2019 
  • Life on the Other Border: Farmworkers and Food Justice in Vermont. University of California Press, 2019 
  • Out to Work: Migration, Gender, and the Changing Lives of Rural Women in Contemporary China. University of Hawaii Press, 2015 
  • Soap Suds Row: Bold Lives of Army Laundresses, 1802-1876. High Plains Press 2016. 
  • Uberland: How Algorithms are Rewriting the Rules of Work. University of California Press, 2018 
  • Wastelands: Recycled Commodities and the Perpetual Displacement of Ashkali and Romani Scavengers. University of California Press, 2020

LAND POLITICS. See also BORDER and U.S. IMMIGRATION STUDIES; ENVIRONMENT 

  • Becoming Landowners: Entanglements of Custom and Modernity in Papua New Guinea and Timor-Leste. University of Hawaii Press, 2016 
  • The Drowning of Money Island: A Forgotten Community’s Fight Against the Rising Seas Threatening Coastal America. Beacon Press, 2019 
  • Intimacy Across the Fencelines: Sex, Marriage and the U.S. Military in Okinawa. Cornell University Press, 2020
  • Land Uprising: Mystical Materialism and the Indigenous Reclamation of the Americas. University of Arizona Press, 2020 
  • Maya Caciques in Early National Yucatán. University of Oklahoma Press, 2016
  • Negotiating Rural Land Ownership in Southwest China: State, Village, Family. University of Hawaii Press, 2016 
  • Red Round Globe Hot Burning: A tale at the crossroads of commons and closure, of love and terror, of race and class, and of Kate and Ned Despard. University of California Press, 2019 
  • Tibet in Agony: Lhasa 1959. Harvard University Press, 2016 
  • Vision and Place: John Wesley Powell and Reimagining the Colorado River Basin. University of California Press, 2020
  • Voices from Bears Ears: Seeking Common Ground on Sacred Land. University of Arizona, 2018 
  • Wild Articulations: Environmentalism and Indigeneity in Northern Australia. University of Hawaii Press, 2017 

LANGUAGE STUDIES. See also COMMUNICATION

  • Eastern Cherokee Stories: A Living Oral Tradition and Its Cultural Continuance. University of Oklahoma Press, 2019 
  • Revitalization Lexicography: The Making of the New Tunica Dictionary. University of Arizona Press, 2020  
  • Tonkawa Texts: A New Linguistic Edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2018 
  • World-Making Stories: Maidu Language and Community Renewal on a Share California Landscape. University of Nebraska Press, 2017 
  • World Philology. Harvard University Press, 2015 

LEGAL STUDIES 

  • Back from the Dead: Wrongful Convictions and Criminal Justice in China. University of Hawaii Press, 2016 
  • The Continent of International Law: Explaining Agreement Design. Cambridge University Press, 2016 
  • Gay Priori: A Queer Critical Legal Studies Approach to Law Reform. Duke University Press, 2018 
  • The Jurisprudence of Style: A Structuralist History of American Pragmatism and Liberal Legal Thought. Cambridge University Press, 2018 
  • Law and Authors: A Legal Handbook for Writers. University of California Press, 2020
  • Legal Scholarship for the Urban Core. Cambridge University Press, 2019 
  • Rectify: The Power of Restorative Justice After Wrongful Conviction. Beacon Press, 2018 
  • World Trade and Investment Law Reimagined: A Progressive Agenda for an Inclusive Globalization. Anthem Press, 2019 
  • Wrongful Convictions and the DNA Revolution: Twenty-Five Years of Freeing the Innocent. Cambridge University Press, 2017 

LITERARY STUDIES. See also PHILOSOPHY and POETRY 

  • Forget English! Orientalisms and World Literatures. Harvard University Press 2015 
  • Hot Pants and Spandex Suits: Gender Representation in American Superhero Comic Books. Rutgers University Press, 2020

— Author and Title Studies 

  • Alice Walker’s Metaphysics: Literature of Spirit. Rowman and Littlefield, 2019 
  • Harvester of Hearts: Motherhood under the Sign of Frankenstein. Northwestern University Press, 2018 
  • Karl Kraus and the Discourse on Modernity. Northwestern University Press, 2020
  • Krishnamurti in America: New Perspectives on the Man and his Message. Alpha Centauri Press, 2020
  • Metaphysical Odyssey into the Mexican Revolution: Francisco I. Madero and His Secret Book, Spiritist Manual. Dancing Chiva Literary Arts, 2013 
  • On the Bullet Train with Emily Brontë: Wuthering Heights in Japan. University of Michigan Press, 2017 
  • The Philosophy of Piers Plowman: The Ethics and Epistemology of Love. Palgrave Macmillan, 2016 
  • Solidarity with the Other Beings on the Planet: Alice Walker, Ecofeminism, and Animals in Literature. Northwestern University Press, 2019 
  • T. S. Eliot, France, and the Mind of Europe. Cambridge Scholars, 2015 
  • Understanding Louise Erdrich. University of South Carolina, 2015 

— Regional – Americas 

  • Calling the Soul Back: Embodied Spirituality in Chicanx Narrative. University of Arizona Press, 2019 
  • In the Mean Time: Temporal Colonization and the Mexican American Literary Tradition. University of Nebraska Press, 2019
  • Jewish American Writing and World Literature: Maybe to Millions, Maybe to Nobody. Oxford University Press, 2020
  • Monsters of Contact: Historical Trauma in Caddoan Oral Traditions. University of Oklahoma Press, 2018 
  • Tonkawa Texts: A New Linguistic Edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2018 
  • Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers. Palgrave Macmillan, 2017 
  • A Whirlwind Passed through Our Country: Lakota Voices of the Ghost Dance. University of Oklahoma Press, 2018 
  • World-Making Stories: Maidu Language and Community Renewal on a Share California Landscape. University of Nebraska Press, 2017 

— Regional – Asia 

  • An Anthology of Traditional Korean Literature. University of Hawaii Press, 2017 
  • From Domestic Women to Sensitive Young Men: Translating the Individual in Early Colonial Korea. Harvard Asia, 2017  
  • “Guiguzi,” China’s First Treatise on Rhetoric: A Critical Translation and Commentary. Southern Illinois University Press, 2016 
  • Imagining Exile in Heian Japan: Banishment in Law, Literature, and Cult. University of Hawaii Press, 2014 
  • Perfumed Sleeves and Tangled Hair: Body, Woman, and Desire in Medieval Japanese Narratives. University of Hawaii Press, 2016 
  • Translingual Narration: Colonial and Postcolonial Taiwanese Fiction and Film University of Hawaii Press, 2015 

— Regional – Europe and Middle East 

  • Emergency Writing: Irish Literature, Neutrality, and the Second World War. Northwestern University Press, 2018 
  • The First European: A History of Alexander in the Age of Empire. Harvard University Press, 2016
  • Stranger Fictions: A History of the Novel in Arabic Translations. Cornell University Press, 2020 
  • Travel and Travail: Early Modern Women, English Drama, and the Wider World. University of Nebraska Press, 2019 
  • The Turkic Peoples in Medieval Arabic Writings. Routledge, 2014