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Speaking of Indigenous Politics: Conversations with Activists, Scholars, and Tribal Leaders Speaking of Indigenous Politics Conversations with Activists, Scholars, and Tribal Leaders J. Kēhaulani Kauanui, Editor 2018 Spring
“A lesson in how to practice recognizing the fundamental truth that every inch of the Americas is Indigenous territory” —Robert Warrior, from the Foreword
Spectacle of Property: The House in American Film Spectacle of Property The House in American Film John David Rhodes 2017 Fall
A fascinating and unprecedented look at our relationship with the house in cinema
Spectacles of Realism: Gender, Body, Genre Spectacles of Realism Gender, Body, Genre Margaret Cohen and Christopher Prendergast, Editors 1995 Fall
A rethinking of realism that reveals its relevance to sexual and cultural politics.
Spectacular Mexico: Design, Propaganda, and the 1968 Olympics Spectacular Mexico Design, Propaganda, and the 1968 Olympics Luis M. Castañeda 2014 Fall
How Mexico used modern design to announce its arrival on the world stage
Speculative Blackness: The Future of Race in Science Fiction Speculative Blackness The Future of Race in Science Fiction André M. Carrington 2016 Spring
Examines race through fanzines, Star Trek, comic books, and Harry Potter
Speculative Security: The Politics of Pursuing Terrorist Monies Speculative Security The Politics of Pursuing Terrorist Monies Marieke de Goede 2012 Spring
Does following the money create security or undermine it?
Speech Begins after Death Speech Begins after Death Michel Foucault 2016 Fall
An interview with Michel Foucault on the problems and pleasures of writing
Spinoza Now Spinoza Now Dimitris Vardoulakis, Editor 2011 Spring
The interdisciplinary relevance of Spinoza today
Spirit of the North: The Quotable Sigurd F. Olson Spirit of the North The Quotable Sigurd F. Olson Sigurd F. Olson David Backes, Editor 2004 Spring
An accessible and inspiring collection of Olson’s most enlightening words
Split Screen Korea: Shin Sang-ok and Postwar Cinema Split Screen Korea Shin Sang-ok and Postwar Cinema Steven Chung 2014 Spring
How the career of Korea’s most important postwar film director reveals surprising continuities between South and North Korea
Sport: A Novel Sport A Novel Mick Cochrane 2003 Spring
A nostalgic story about a Minnesota boy’s search for belonging in a complex world
Sport and Leisure Cultures Sport and Leisure Cultures Alan Tomlinson 2005 Spring
A sweeping analysis of sport culture’s global, national, and local impact
SportCult SportCult Randy Martin and Toby Miller, Editors 1999 Spring
New approaches to the cultural politics of sport.
Sprawl and Suburbia: A Harvard Design Magazine Reader Sprawl and Suburbia A Harvard Design Magazine Reader William S. Saunders, Editor 2005 Fall
Combating sprawl through alternative visions of design and community
Springs of Scientific Creativity: Essays on Founders of Modern Science Springs of Scientific Creativity Essays on Founders of Modern Science claire Aris, H. Ted Davis and Roger H. Stuewer, Editors None
St. Croix Trail Country: Recollections of Wisconsin St. Croix Trail Country Recollections of Wisconsin William Gray Purcell None
St. Paul and Epicurus St. Paul and Epicurus Norman Wentworth DeWitt None
St. Paul Union Depot St. Paul Union Depot 2013 Spring
A landmark history of St. Paul’s historic Union Depot and a tale of a bygone era when travel and adventure meant passenger trains
St. Paul’s Architecture: A History St. Paul’s Architecture A History Jeffrey A. Hess and Paul Clifford Larson 2008 Fall
The first architectural history of beautiful St. Paul, Minnesota
St. Paul’s Historic Summit Avenue St. Paul’s Historic Summit Avenue Ernest R. Sandeen 2004 Spring
A lively history of the best-preserved Victorian boulevard in America—now back in print!
Stadium Games: Fifty Years of Big League Greed and Bush League Boondoggles Stadium Games Fifty Years of Big League Greed and Bush League Boondoggles Jay Weiner 2000 Spring
The inside story of one state’s struggle with professional sports.
Stanzas: Word and Phantasm in Western Culture Stanzas Word and Phantasm in Western Culture Giorgio Agamben 1992 Fall
Through rereadings of Freud and Saussure, Agamben proposes a radical reconfiguration of the epistemological foundation of Western culture.
Stare in the Darkness: The Limits of Hip-hop and Black Politics Stare in the Darkness The Limits of Hip-hop and Black Politics Lester K. Spence 2011 Spring
Critiquing the true impact of hip-hop culture on politics
Starting and Running a Nonprofit Organization Starting and Running a Nonprofit Organization Joan M. Hummel 1996 Fall
A best-selling resource on nonprofit management-now updated!
State Repression and the Labors of Memory State Repression and the Labors of Memory Elizabeth Jelin 2003 Fall
A timely exploration of the nature of memory and its political uses
State, Space, World: Selected Essays State, Space, World Selected Essays Henri Lefebvre 2009 Spring
Leading intellectual Henri Lefebvre on political and state theory
States and Strangers: Refugees and Displacements of Statecraft States and Strangers Refugees and Displacements of Statecraft Nevzat Soguk 1999 Spring
Looks at the role of refugees in international relations.
States of Emergency: Documentaries, Wars, Democracies States of Emergency Documentaries, Wars, Democracies Patricia R. Zimmermann 2000 Spring
A passionate argument for the importance of radical documentary and experimental filmmaking in the face of rapid technological and political change.
States of Exception: Everyday Life and Postcolonial Identity States of Exception Everyday Life and Postcolonial Identity Keya Ganguly 2000 Fall
Explores the conflict between capitalism and tradition in an immigrant community.
States of Grace: Senegalese in Italy and the New European Immigration States of Grace Senegalese in Italy and the New European Immigration Donald Martin Carter 1997 Fall
Considers what this community tells us about immigration in Europe today.
Status Status Bryan S. Turner 1989 Spring
Clarifies the concept of status from the thesis that economic, political, and cultural inequalities can only be understood from a conflict-sociology perspective.
Staying the Course: A Runner’s Toughest Race Staying the Course A Runner’s Toughest Race Dick Beardsley and Maureen Anderson 2005 Spring
The gripping memoir of a record-holding marathoner
Stealing Thunder Stealing Thunder Mary Casanova 2014 Fall
The gripping tale of a young girl’s desperate attempt to save the horse she loves
Step by Step: Everyday Walks in a French Urban Housing Project Step by Step Everyday Walks in a French Urban Housing Project Jean-François Augoyard 2007 Spring
A classic work of French urban sociology—now available in English.
Stephen Crane - American Writers 76: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers Stephen Crane - American Writers 76 University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers Jean Cazemajou 1969 Spring
Stirrings in the Jug: Black Politics in the Post-Segregation Era Stirrings in the Jug Black Politics in the Post-Segregation Era Adolph Reed Jr. 1999 Fall
A penetrating look at the state of racial politics by one of our nation’s most important writers on the subject.
Stomping the Blues Stomping the Blues Albert Murray 2017 Fall
The 40th anniversary edition of a landmark study of blues and jazz by one of America’s premier essayists and novelists
Stone: An Ecology of the Inhuman Stone An Ecology of the Inhuman Jeffrey Jerome Cohen 2015 Spring
A beautifully written account of stone’s intimacy to what it means to be human
Stopping the Presses: The Murder of Walter W. Liggett Stopping the Presses The Murder of Walter W. Liggett Marda Liggett Woodbury 1998 Spring
An in-depth exploration of corruption and a notorious murder in 1930s Minneapolis.
Stories from Jonestown Stories from Jonestown Leigh Fondakowski 2012 Fall
Tells the story of Jonestown and Peoples Temple through extensive interviews with the survivors
Storm from Paradise: The Politics of Jewish Memory Storm from Paradise The Politics of Jewish Memory Jonathan Boyarin 1992 Spring
”An essay in the richest sense of that term, inspired by and modeled on Walter Benjamin’s essays. Based on varied, diverse, and abundantly cross-disciplinary readings, it moves and builds, questions and interrogates, and ultimately convinces us that the Jewish experience with being the ‘other’ and, conversely and recently, with ‘othering’ is indeed relevant to theorists of contemporary culture.” --Marianne Hirsch
Story and Situation: Narrative Seduction and the Power of Fiction Story and Situation Narrative Seduction and the Power of Fiction Ross Chambers 1984 Spring
Studies the relation between teller and listener in a set of French, English, and American short stories from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Strategic Alliances: Coalition Building and Social Movements Strategic Alliances Coalition Building and Social Movements Nella Van Dyke and Holly J. McCammon, Editors 2010 Fall
The best current thinking on the conditions leading to successful activist coalitions
Strategies for Social Change Strategies for Social Change Gregory M. Maney, Rachel V. Kutz-Flamenbaum, Deana A. Rohlinger and Jeff Goodwin, Editors 2012 Spring
Examines how strategies within social movements develop and work
Strategies of Deconstruction: Derrida and the Myth of the Voice Strategies of Deconstruction Derrida and the Myth of the Voice J. Claude Evans 1991 Spring
The first detailed critical study of Derrida’s interpretation and critique of Husserl.
Street Scenes: Staging the Self in Immigrant New York, 1880–1924 Street Scenes Staging the Self in Immigrant New York, 1880–1924 Esther Romeyn 2008 Fall
Negotiates the complex relationship between modern urban culture and immigrant identity
Strindberg’s Dramaturgy Strindberg’s Dramaturgy Göran Stockenström, Editor None
String, Felt, Thread: The Hierarchy of Art and Craft in American Art String, Felt, Thread The Hierarchy of Art and Craft in American Art Elissa Auther 2009 Fall
A beautifully illustrated history of the use of fiber in the American art world in the postwar era
Strongwood: A Crime Dossier Strongwood A Crime Dossier Larry Millett 2014 Spring
The seventh in Larry Millett’s thrilling mystery series pursues the tangled truth behind the killing of the spoiled young heir to an industrial fortune
Struggle and Utopia at the End Times of Philosophy Struggle and Utopia at the End Times of Philosophy François Laruelle 2012 Fall
Advancing the project of non-philosophy
Struggling Giants: City-Region Governance in London, New York, Paris, and Tokyo Struggling Giants City-Region Governance in London, New York, Paris, and Tokyo Paul Kantor, Christian Lefevre, Asato Saito, H. V. Savitch and Andy Thornley 2012 Spring
The struggle for governability in the world’s four leading global city-regions
Student Activism in Asia: Between Protest and Powerlessness Student Activism in Asia Between Protest and Powerlessness Meredith L. Weiss and Edward Aspinall, Editors 2012 Fall
How student-led protest movements have challenged governments across Asia since World War II
Student Counseling in Japan: A Two-Nation Project in Higher Education Student Counseling in Japan A Two-Nation Project in Higher Education Wesley P. Lloyd None
Student Deferment in Selective Service: A Vital Factor in National Security Student Deferment in Selective Service A Vital Factor in National Security M.H. Trytten None
Student Self-Support at the University of Minnesota Student Self-Support at the University of Minnesota James G. Umstattd None
Studies in American Culture: Dominant Ideas and Images Studies in American Culture Dominant Ideas and Images Joseph J. Kwiat and Mary C. Turpie, Editors None
Studies in Criticism and Aesthetics, 1660-1800: Essays in Honor of Samuel Holt Monk Studies in Criticism and Aesthetics, 1660-1800 Essays in Honor of Samuel Holt Monk Howard Anderson and John S. Shea, Editors None
Studies in English Philology: A Miscellany in Honor of Frederick Klaeber Studies in English Philology A Miscellany in Honor of Frederick Klaeber Kemp Malone and Martin B. Ruud, Editors None
Studies in Epistemology Studies in Epistemology Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling Jr. and Howard K. Wettstein, Editors 1980 Spring
Studies in Higher Education: Biennial Report of the Committee on Educational Research, University of Minnesota, 1940-42 Studies in Higher Education Biennial Report of the Committee on Educational Research, University of Minnesota, 1940-42 Committee on Educational Research None
Studies in Metaphysics Studies in Metaphysics Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling Jr. and Howard K. Wettstein, Editors 1979 Spring
Studies in the Eighteenth Century Background of Hume’s Empiricism Studies in the Eighteenth Century Background of Hume’s Empiricism Mary Shaw Kuypers None
Studies in the Metabolism of Vitamin B12 Studies in the Metabolism of Vitamin B12 Alfred Doscherholmen None
Stupendous, Miserable City: Pasolini’s Rome Stupendous, Miserable City Pasolini’s Rome John David Rhodes 2007 Spring
An Italian film radical shown in rich context for the first time
Stuttering and What you can do About it Stuttering and What you can do About it Wendell Johnson None
Stuttering in Children and Adults: Thirty Years of Research at the University of Iowa Stuttering in Children and Adults Thirty Years of Research at the University of Iowa Wendell Johnson, Editor None
Styrbiorn the Strong Styrbiorn the Strong E. R. Eddison 2011 Fall
E. R. Eddison’s classic saga novel now in paperback—includes for the first time Eddison’s remarkable letter of introduction and his unabridged closing note
Subprime Health: Debt and Race in U.S. Medicine Subprime Health Debt and Race in U.S. Medicine Nadine Ehlers and Leslie R. Hinkson, Editors 2017 Fall
Moving beyond discussions of racial genomics, an interdisciplinary exploration of race-based medicine
Subterranean Twin Cities Subterranean Twin Cities Greg Brick 2009 Spring
Don’t try this at home—read the book instead! (it smells better).
Suburban Beijing: Housing and Consumption in Contemporary China Suburban Beijing Housing and Consumption in Contemporary China Friederike Fleischer 2010 Fall
Understanding the effects of market liberalization through life in a modern Chinese suburb
Sumerian Economic Texts from the Third Ur Dynasty Sumerian Economic Texts from the Third Ur Dynasty Tom B. Jones and John W. Snyder None
Summa Technologiae Summa Technologiae Stanisław Lem 2014 Spring
From the acclaimed author of the science fiction novel Solaris, a pre-Dawkins exposition of evolution as a blind and chaotic watchmaker
Summer Unbound and Other Poems Summer Unbound and Other Poems E.L. Mayo None
Superhumanity: Design of the Self Superhumanity Design of the Self Nick Axel, Beatriz Colomina, Nikolaus Hirsch, Anton Vidokle and Mark Wigley, Editors 2018 Spring
A wide-ranging and challenging exploration of design and how it engages with the self
Sure Seaters: The Emergence of Art House Cinema Sure Seaters The Emergence of Art House Cinema Barbara Wilinsky 2000 Fall
An engaging look at the development of the movie theaters that introduced American audiences to the masterpieces of world cinema.
Surface Encounters: Thinking with Animals and Art Surface Encounters Thinking with Animals and Art Ron Broglio 2011 Fall
Developing a phenomenology of the animal other through contemporary art
Surfaces Surfaces Avrum Stroll 1988 Spring
Provides novel answers to two age-old philosophical problems-the epistemological problem of how perception is able to generate knowledge, and the metaphysical problem of what it is that we perceive.
Survival Schools: The American Indian Movement and Community Education in the Twin Cities Survival Schools The American Indian Movement and Community Education in the Twin Cities Julie L. Davis 2013 Spring
The first history of two alternative schools founded by AIM in the Twin Cities in 1972—and their role in revitalizing Native culture and community
Suspended Animation: Children’s Picture Books and the Fairy Tale of Modernity Suspended Animation Children’s Picture Books and the Fairy Tale of Modernity Nathalie op de Beeck 2010 Fall
An innovative analysis of children’s picture books from the interwar period in America
Suspended Apocalypse: White Supremacy, Genocide, and the Filipino Condition Suspended Apocalypse White Supremacy, Genocide, and the Filipino Condition Dylan Rodríguez 2009 Fall
Examines the Filipino American as a product of conquest, white supremacy, and racial empire
Suzanne Lacy: Spaces Between Suzanne Lacy Spaces Between Sharon Irish 2010 Spring
The first in-depth exploration of the dynamic work of this radical artist
Swamplife: People, Gators, and Mangroves Entangled in the Everglades Swamplife People, Gators, and Mangroves Entangled in the Everglades Laura A. Ogden 2011 Spring
Alligator hunters, mangroves, and the (mis)adventures of the Ashley Gang in the Florida Everglades
Sweden: A Modern Democracy on Ancient Foundations Sweden A Modern Democracy on Ancient Foundations Nils Herlitz None
Sweden’s Development From Poverty to Affluence, 1750-1970 Sweden’s Development From Poverty to Affluence, 1750-1970 Steven Koblik, Editor 1975 Fall
Swedish Folktales and Legends Swedish Folktales and Legends Lone Thygesen Blecher and George Blecher, Editors 2004 Fall
A unique collection of Sweden’s most charming folktales
Swinging Single: Representing Sexuality in the 1960s Swinging Single Representing Sexuality in the 1960s Hilary Radner and Moya Luckett, Editors 1999 Fall
Explores the portrayal of sexuality within the popular culture, events, and films of the 1960s.
Syncope: The Philosophy of Rapture Syncope The Philosophy of Rapture Catherine Clement 1994 Fall
Clément takes us whirling through the timelessness of syncope, the stop-time of music, literature, psychoanalysis, and philosophy. Examining moments of “syncopation” in the discourses of Plato, Descartes, Pascal, Hegel, and Kierkegaard, the author critiques a classical Western logocentric philosophy that always tries to master any fissure of uncertainty.
T. L. Solien: Toward the Setting Sun T. L. Solien Toward the Setting Sun Colleen J. Sheehy, Elizabeth A. Schultz, Michael Duncan and Erika Doss, Editors 2013 Fall
A Midwestern artist’s contemporary approach to iconic events of American culture
T.S. Eliot - American Writers 8: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers T.S. Eliot - American Writers 8 University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers Leonard Unger 1961 Spring
Taboo Subjects: Race, Sex, and Psychoanalysis Taboo Subjects Race, Sex, and Psychoanalysis Gwen Bergner 2005 Spring
Interrogates the intersection of gender and racial subjectivity in American culture
Taconite Dreams: The Struggle to Sustain Mining on Minnesota’s Iron Range, 1915-2000 Taconite Dreams The Struggle to Sustain Mining on Minnesota’s Iron Range, 1915-2000 Jeffrey T. Manuel 2015 Fall
The first history of the fight to maintain an industry and a way of life on Minnesota’s Iron Range
Tactical Media Tactical Media Rita Raley 2009 Spring
The first book to focus exclusively on the tactics and goals of new media art activists
Take Back the Economy: An Ethical Guide for Transforming Our Communities Take Back the Economy An Ethical Guide for Transforming Our Communities J. K. Gibson-Graham, Jenny Cameron and Stephen Healy 2013 Spring
An accessible guide to demystifying the economy and creating a more just and sustainable world
Taking Place: Location and the Moving Image Taking Place Location and the Moving Image John David Rhodes and Elena Gorfinkel, Editors 2011 Fall
Explores how moving images both produce and are predicated on place
Taking the Field: Women, Men, and Sports Taking the Field Women, Men, and Sports Michael A. Messner 2002 Fall
A hard-hitting look at the persistent inequities in women’s sports participation.
Taking Their Word: Literature and the Signs of Central America Taking Their Word Literature and the Signs of Central America Arturo Arias 2007 Spring
Gives voice to the unique literature and culture of Central America.
Talent and Education: Present Status and Future Directions Talent and Education Present Status and Future Directions E. Paul Torrance, Editor None
Tales from a Finnish Tupa Tales from a Finnish Tupa James Cloyd Bowman and Margery Bianco 2009 Fall
An irresistibly charming and wonderfully illustrated collection of folktales—direct from a Finnish tupa, or cottage
Tales from Grimm Tales from Grimm Wanda Gág 2006 Fall
Wanda Gág’s captivating interpretations of Grimm’s fairy tales
Tales from Jackpine Bob Tales from Jackpine Bob Bob Cary 2003 Spring
Bob Cary’s entertaining stories of life in the outdoors will touch your heart and make you laugh. Despite Bob’s many years as an expert woodsman, when he relates an adventure or a misadventure, the joke is always on him. Whether you read Tales from Jackpine Bob by firelight or lamplight, you’ll enjoy Bob’s warm humor and buoyant spirit.