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The Fragile Community
Adelman, Mara B.
Hardcover: Very Good Condition $16.75
"Adelman and Frey take advantage of every opportunity to leave their audience with a splendid reading experience that will prompt one to think about community and communication in new and exciting ways. And as it should be, the reader also will not soon... [More...]

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Gay Stars: The Ultimate Gay Guy's Guide to Astrology
Abergel, Matthew
Paperback: Like New Condition $8.75
Combining age-old astrological wisdom with modern savoir faire, "Dr. Matt" brings the gay community a light-hearted, spiritual, and authoritative guide to the zodiac and explains how to rely on the stars "to become fabulous, more satisfied people".

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Marriage, Divorce, Remarriage: Revised and Enlarged Edition
Cherlin, Andrew J.
Paperback: Very Good Condition $8.33

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The Japanese Mafia: Yakuza, Law, and the State
Hill, Peter B. E.
Hardcover: Very Good Condition $31.67
The Japanese mafia - known collectively as yakuza - has had an extensive influence on Japanese society over the past fifty years. Based on extensive interviews with criminals, police officers, lawyers, journalists, and academics, this is the first academic... [More...]

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Absent Fathers, Lost Sons: The Search for Masculine Identity
Corneau, Guy
Paperback: Very Good Condition $10.08
An experience of the fragility of conventional images of masculinity is something many modern men share. Psychoanalyst Guy Corneau traces this experience to an even deeper feeling men have of their fathers' silence or absence—sometimes literal, but... [More...]

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The Journey of Ibn Fattouma
Mahfouz, Naguib
Paperback: Very Good Condition $7.67

1) How would you identify the novel you are reading in terms of style and genre? What does it have in common with Western literature you have read? What about it appears to be particularly "Middle Eastern"?

2) What did you find familiar... [More...]

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Straight Parents, Gay Children: Keeping Families Together
Bernstein, Robert A.
Paperback: Very Good Condition $7.67
This is a personal account by a father who came to terms with his daughter's homosexuality and discovered that his life was not diminished, as he had originally thought, but enriched by it. In Straight Parents / Gay Children, Robert Bernstein tells about... [More...]

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Karma Cola: Marketing the Mystic East
Mehta, Gita
Paperback: Very Good Condition $5.92
Beginning in the late '60s, hundreds of thousands of Westerners descended upon India, disciples of a cultural revolution that proclaimed that the magic and mystery missing from their lives was to be found in the East. An Indian writer who has also lived in... [More...]

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In the Flesh: The Cultural Politics of Body Modification
Pitts, V.
Paperback: Very Good Condition $15.92
TThe 1990s saw the dramatic rise of spectacular forms of body modification, which included the tattoo renaissance and the rise in body piercing, the emergence of neo-tribal practices like scarification and flesh hanging, and the invention of new, high-tech... [More...]

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The Seasons of a Woman's Life: A Fascinating Exploration of the Events, Thoughts, and Life Experiences That All Women Share
Levinson, Daniel J.
Paperback: Very Good Condition $11.50
"A HIGHLY NUANCED PORTRAIT, in every shade of gray, of individual women negotiating the transitions of what Levinson calls early adulthood *ages 18 to 45."

*The New York Times Book Review

Nearly twenty years ago, esteemed... [More...]