Welcome to the UNC Press Virtual Exhibit for the American Sociological Association.
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We’re looking forward to getting together at the conference. But if you are not traveling this year, we’re bringing our book exhibit to you.
From virtually anywhere, you can browse our list of new and recent titles, chat with our editor Lucas Church, learn about our new books in our Studies in Social Medicine Series, and more.
We’re also proud to announce two new book series launching with new books publishing in the fall. Click on the links below to check them out:
Black Food Justice
Ashanté Reese and Hanna Garth
Rural Studies Book Series
Conner Bailey and Jennifer Sherman
Congratulations to our Book Award Winner!
Winner of the
2023 Outstanding Book Award
from the Section on Inequality, Poverty, Mobility
of the American Sociological Association
All of our books (in fact, our entire site) are available now at our 40 percent ASA conference discount. Plus if your order totals $75, domestic U.S. shipping is FREE! Just use promo code 01DAH40 at checkout.
Click here for our full list of books in Sociology.
Follow the links at the left for information on submitting a book proposal, ordering desk or examination copies (even free digital exam copies), classroom permissions, disability resources, and more. We’ve even created a handy FAQ document, with answers to the most-asked questions we get at exhibit booths.
Click on any book below to learn more. And, using our View Inside feature, you can leaf through the pages for a preview of each new book, just as if you were standing at our booth. Check it out on each book page.
Celebrity Chefs and Reimagining Food Justice
Race and Middle-Class Mobility into the Progressive Era
Race, Class, and Urban Revitalization in Toronto
Black Women and Global Food Systems
A State-by-State Guide to Understanding and Transforming the Right to Farm
The Food Story of the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement
The Everyday Harms of Racial Capitalism
Conservatives and the Campus Wars in Modern America
Fashioning Black Divinities in Haiti and the United States
Immigration and Health in Rural America
ICE, Law Enforcement, and Resistance in America
How Faith-Based Organizers Use Vocation for Public Action
Reparations for Black Americans in the Twenty-First Century
Time, Aesthetics, and the Black Cooperative Movement
Jamaican Popular Music, Copyright, and the Reverberations of Colonial Power
Carnegie Corporation's An American Dilemma and the Making of a White World Order
Redefining Blackness, Sexualities, and Culture from Houston to Accra
How Migration, Health, and Race Intersect in New York City
How Migration, Work, and Faith Unite and Divide the Heartland
Race and Roots through Appalachia
Flint's Journey from Crisis to Recovery
A Visual History of the Plantation in the Nineteenth-Century Atlantic World
Sex, Labor, and Late Capitalism
Florida's Faith-Based Prisons and the American Carceral State
Retrospective Politics in Revolution and Exile
The Politics of Morality in America
Agricultural Resistance and the Black Freedom Movement
How the American Child Welfare System Lost Its Way
Race, Place, and the Backbeat of Black Life
Marriage, Money, and the Law from the Ziegfeld Follies to Anna Nicole Smith
A Decolonial History
How Jews Craft Resilience and Create Community
The African American Struggle against HIV/AIDS
Medical Politics in Postindependence Havana
Commemorating Racial Violence in Philadelphia, Mississippi
The Revolutionary Life of Dr. Alan Berkman
Indigenous Community Policing and the New Dirty Wars
How White Evangelicals Tour the Nation's Capital and Redeem a Christian America
A Civil Rights Memorial
The Enduring Allure of a Black Place in the American West
The History of Youth Football and the Origins of a Public Health Crisis
The Spatial Aesthetics of Race in a Post-Chocolate City
Embedded Corporatism and U.S. Drug Enforcement in the Americas
Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion?
Race, Self-Reliance, and Food Access in Washington, D.C.
Globalization and Type 2 Diabetes in the United States and Japan
Race and Roots through Appalachia
An African American Appalachian Community