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Published May, 2019
By Donald Fithian Stevens
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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This captivating study tells Mexico's best untold stories. The book takes the devastating 1833 cholera epidemic as its dramatic centre and expands beyond this episode to explore love, lust, lies, and midwives.

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Published May, 2019
By Donald Fithian Stevens
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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This captivating study tells Mexico's best untold stories. The book takes the devastating 1833 cholera epidemic as its dramatic centre and expands beyond this episode to explore love, lust, lies, and midwives.

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Published April, 2019
By Judith Sara Gelt
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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At sixteen Judith Sara Gelt finally rebels after spending years watching her warm, Jewish home in Denver disintegrate. Throughout her memoir Gelt reflects upon how risk taking has shaped her relationships with and her attitudes toward men and sex, her daughter, Judaism, and her own eventual diagnosis of major depressive disorder.

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Published April, 2019
By Jim Kristofic
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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In this detailed history Jim Kristofic traces the story of Ganado Mission on the Navajo Indian Reservation. Kristofic's personal connection with the community creates a nuanced historical understanding that blends engaging narrative with careful scholarship to share the stories of the people and their commitment to this place.

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Published March, 2019
By Nancy J. Burke, Julie Armin and Laura Eichelberger
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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Explores what it means to be structurally vulnerable; how structural vulnerabilities intersect with cancer risk, diagnosis, care seeking, caregiving, clinical-trial participation, and survivorship; and how differing local, national, and global political contexts and histories inform vulnerability.

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Published March, 2018
By Dean Falk and Eve Penelope Schofield
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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In this unusual book an evolutionary anthropologist and her coauthor/granddaughter, who has Asperger syndrome, examine the emergence and spread of Asperger syndrome and other forms of high-functioning autism. Falk theorizes that many characteristics associated with Asperger syndrome are by-products of the evolution of advanced mental processing.

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Published April, 2017
By Eileen P. Anderson-Fye and Alexandra Brewis
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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Considers at a global scale what fat stigma is and what it does to people. Making use of an array of social science perspectives applied in multiple settings, the authors examine the interplay of weight, wealth, history, culture, and meaning to fat and its social rejection. They also explore the notion of symbolic body capita - the power of non-fat bodies to do what people need or want.

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The contributors to this volume propose that the helpless infant has played a role in human evolution equal in importance to those of man the hunter and woman the gatherer. "

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Published July, 2015
By Josie Mendez-Negrete
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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For more than twenty years Josie Mendez-Negrete has endured the emotional journey of watching her son Tito struggle with schizophrenia. Her powerful account is the first memoir by a Mexican American author to share the devastation and hope a family experiences in dealing with this mental illness.

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Published April, 2015
By Emily Mendenhall, Kathy Wollner, Hannah Adams Burque and Bechara Choucair
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
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