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Random House, Inc. American Sociological Association 2013 Program Ad

Random House, Inc. American Sociological Association 2013 Program Ad

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Featuring Sheri Fink, author of FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL (Crown, 2013), Leo Panitch, author of THE MAKING OF GLOBAL CAPITALISM (Verso, 2013), Katherine S. Newman, author of THE ACCORDION FAMILY (Beacon Press, 2013) , and Barbara Katz Rothman, author of WEAVING A FAMILY (Beacon Press, 2006).
Featuring Sheri Fink, author of FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL (Crown, 2013), Leo Panitch, author of THE MAKING OF GLOBAL CAPITALISM (Verso, 2013), Katherine S. Newman, author of THE ACCORDION FAMILY (Beacon Press, 2013) , and Barbara Katz Rothman, author of WEAVING A FAMILY (Beacon Press, 2006).

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SHERI FINK
’s reporting has won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Magazine Award, and the Overseas Press ClubLowell Thomas Award, among other journalism prizes. Most recently, her coverage of Hurricanes Sandy andIsaac received the Mike Berger Award from Columbia University and the Beat Reporting Award from theAssociation of Healthcare Journalists. Fink, a former relief worker in disaster and conflict zones, received herMD and PhD from Stanford University. Her first book,
War Hospital 
, is about medical professionals under siegeduring the genocide in Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina.
SHERI FINK
Saturday, August 10th,4:30 PM–5:30 PM
Signing follows the author’s Panel:Regional Spotlight Session. “Sandy, ClimateChange, and the Future of New York City,”Saturday, August 10th, 2:30 PM–4:10 PM
Room assignment is pending. Please check nal program for room number.
KATHERINES. NEWMAN
Sunday, August 11th,2:30 PM–3:30 PM
Signing precedes the author's Panel:“OnQualitative Approaches to Studying Inequality,Monday, August 12th, 8:30 AM–10:10 AM
Room assignment is pending. Please check nal program for room number.
BARBARAKATZ ROTHMAN
Tuesday, August 13th,12:30 PM–1:30 PM
Signing follows the author’s Panel:“New Reproductive Technologies and theReproduction of Inequality,” Tuesday, August 13th,10:30 AM–12:10 PM
Room assignment is pending. Please check nal program for room number.
FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL
Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
By Sheri Fink Five Days at Memorial 
is Pulitzer Prize winner Sheri Fink’slandmark investigation of patient deaths at a NewOrleans hospital ravaged by Hurricane Katrina. Finkexposes the hidden dilemmas of end-of-life care andreveals just how ill-prepared we are for the impact of large-scale disasters.
Five Days at Memorial 
radicallytransforms your understanding of human nature in crisis.
 
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LEO PANITCH
Sunday, August 11th,1:00 PM–2:00 PM
Signing follows the authors Panel on MarxistSociology: “Author Meets Critics: The Making of Global Capitalism,” Sunday, August 11th,10:30 AM–12:10 PM
Room assignment is pending. Please check nal program for room number.
LEO PANITCH
is Canada Research Chair in Comparative Political Economy, Distinguished Research Professorof Political Science at York University, and Editor of 
The Socialist Register 
for 25 years.
KATHERINE S. NEWMAN
is the James Knapp Dean of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences and professorof sociology at Johns Hopkins University. She is the author of ten books on middle-class economic instability,urban poverty, and the sociology of inequality.
BARBARA KATZ ROTHMAN
is professor of sociology at the City University of New York. Her workencompasses medical sociology, childbirth and midwifery issues, bioethics, race, disability, and the sociologyof knowledge.
THE MAKING OF GLOBALCAPITALISM
The Political Economy of American Empire
By Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin
This groundbreaking work demonstrates therelationship between modern capitalism and theAmerican state, including its role in promoting freetrade and capital movements. Through a powerfulhistorical survey, it shows how the US hassuperintended the restructuring of other states in favorof competitive markets and coordinated themanagement of increasingly frequent financial crises.
 Also by the Author, with Viktor Tan Chen:
THE MISSING CLASS:Portraits of the Near Poor in America
Beacon Press | TR | 978-0-8070-4140-6 | 272pp. | $16.00/$18.00 Can.e-Book: 978-0-8070-4141-3 | $16.00/$18.00 Can.
WEAVING A FAMILY 
Untangling Race and Adoption
By Barbara Katz-Rothman
“A revealing personal account which combines soundsociological knowledge and current data with afirsthand, intimate portrayal of multiracial family life.For families contemplating transracial adoption, orinterracially adoptive families, this book should be read.—Howard Altstein, professor, University of MarylandSchool of Social Work
 
THE ACCORDION FAMILY 
Boomerang Kids, Anxious Parents, and thePrivate Toll of Global Competition
By Katherine S. Newman
“Katherine Newman identifies a previously unexaminedcasualty of the new global economy. . . . The responsesto this trend—social, political, and economic—willshape generations to come. Brilliant and important.—Robert B. Reich, author of 
 Aftershock 
Beacon Press| TR | 978-0-8070-0745-7| 320pp. | $18.00/$21.00Can.e-Book: 978-0-8070-0744-0 | $25.95/$29.00 Can.Crown | HC | 978-0-307-71896-9 | 432pp. | $26.00/$30.00 Can.Audio CD: 978-0-8041-2809-4 | $40.00/$46.00 Can. • Audio DL: 978-0-8041-2810-0 | $20.00/$23.00 Can.e-Book: 978-0-307-71898-3 | $12.99/$14.99 Can.Beacon Press |TR | 978-0-8070-2830-8 | 288pp. | $23.00/$25.95 Can.e-Book: 978-0-8070-9718-2 | $23.00/$25.95 Can.Verso | HC | 978-1-84467-742-9| 464pp. | $29.95/$31.50 Can.

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