Synopses & Reviews
enables instructors to assign readings that are as accessible as a popular paperback, but as brief as a journal article, in one affordable anthology. Three-quarters of the articles were published in the last four years and are therefore new to the Second Edition.
A compilation of more than 60 of the best articles from the award-winning magazine.
About the Author
Douglas Hartmann is an associate professor at the University of Minnesota. In addition to co-editing Contexts magazine and <>The Society Pages, Hartmann is the author of Race, Culture, and the Revolt of the Black Athlete: The 1968 Olympic Protests and Their Aftermath.Christopher Uggen is Distinguished McKnight Professor and sociology department chair at the University of Minnesota. With Jeff Manza, he wrote Locked Out: Felon Disenfranchisement and American Democracy. In addition to co-editing Contexts magazine and <>The Society Pages, Uggen studies punishment and reentry, citizenship, substance use, discrimination, and most recently, health inequalities.