New Book: American Ideas of Equality

"American Ideas of Equality: A Social History, 1750–2020 provides a social history spanning 270 years... With his rigorous analysis of empirically rich data & lucid narrative, Bankston advances our understanding of the complex notion of inequality." —Min Zhou, UCLA

Cambria Press New Publication: State Terrorism and the Politics of Memory in Latin America

Cambria Press is releasing a new book, State Terrorism and the Politics of Memory in Latin America, by Dr. Gabriela Fried Amilivia (associate professor of sociology at California State University Los Angeles). Watch Dr. Fried discuss the book during the publication launch at the LASA Congress in New York. Praise for the book: "This study is… Continue reading Cambria Press New Publication: State Terrorism and the Politics of Memory in Latin America

Cambria Press New Publication: #Slavery, Migrations, and Transformations

Cambria Press announces a new publication in the Cambria Studies in Slavery: Past and Present Series by Ana Lucia Araujo (Howard University). “One cannot extricate the diasporic experiences of Haitians in Miami or Nigerians in Houston from the larger political and social climate of today’s world, which transcends national, regional, and international borders and connects… Continue reading Cambria Press New Publication: #Slavery, Migrations, and Transformations

5 LGBT-themed Plays on Teens that are Important for Society

A New Publication from Cambria Press Awkward Stages: Plays about Growing Up Gay edited by John Clum and Sean Metzger Having looked carefully at more than forty plays, Professors John Clum (Duke University) and Sean Metzger (UCLA) finally selected five plays for the unique perspectives they bring on gay adolescence. Why are such plays critical? Why… Continue reading 5 LGBT-themed Plays on Teens that are Important for Society

How is public relations shaping globalization efforts and practices in countries that have historically been under Western control?

As "former public relations practitioners with agency and corporate experience who now teach and conduct research in the field," Patricia Curtin (University of Oregon) and Kenn Gaither (Elon University) explained in their book that "[w]ithin the cultural-economic model, public relations practitioners act as cultural intermediaries, putting representations and identities into circulation to create shared meaning." The purpose… Continue reading How is public relations shaping globalization efforts and practices in countries that have historically been under Western control?

Cambria Press Book ACSP Honorable Mention: Immigrants and the Revitalization of Los Angeles!

Cambria Press congratulates Gerardo Sandoval for the Paul Davidoff Book Award 2013 Honorable Mention by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning. The Paul Davidoff Award is one of the most prestigious awards in the academic planning field and is presented biennially by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning. The award recognizes an outstanding… Continue reading Cambria Press Book ACSP Honorable Mention: Immigrants and the Revitalization of Los Angeles!