SOCIOLOGY

  •      Estudios sobre la crianza en México. / compiladoras, Mirta Margarita Flores Galaz, María de Lourdes Cortés Ayala, María Teresa Morales Manrique ; autores, Danahe Azucena Casais Molina and 17 others. Mérida, Yucatán, México: Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Facultad de Psicología; Centro Editorial Buena Nueva, 2017. ISBN: 9786078424443 - Primarily psychological study of childrearing practices in Mexican families, their determinants and effects. Topics include raising children with disabilities, influence of childrearing practices on success in teenagers, stress in paternal childrear…
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  •     Fletes Corona, Ricardo. La gran familia de Zamora. / Ricardo Fletes ; en colaboración con Jean Meyer. Ciudad de México: Grijalbo; Zamora, Michoacán: El Colegio de Michoacán, 2017. ISBN: 9786073158527 (Grijalbo); 6073158521 (Grijalbo); 9786079470760 ( El Colegio de Michoacián); 6079470764 ( El Colegio de Michoacián) - Journalistic exposé of 2014 scandal surrounding children's shelter in Michoacan where around 600 children and adults were found to be living under conditions deemed to be abusive. Shelter's director was charged with human trafficking. Seeks to reve…
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  •      Problemáticas contemporáneas : retos y perspectivas de la violencia y convivencia escolar. / Germán Alejandro García Lara, Oscar Cruz Pérez (coordinadores). Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, México: Universidad de Ciencias y Artes de Chiapas, 2017. (Colección Montebello) ISBN: 9786075430249 - Essays by specialists from 24 Mexican universities on cultural, social, and psychological aspects of in-school violence. Contributors discuss relationship between social vulnerability and violence, gender violence, psychological instruments, academi…
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  •      América Latina : desafíos históricos, procesos emancipatorios y horizontes utópicos. / Ana Esther Ceceña (coordinadora). Ciudad de México: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas, 2017. (Breviarios de Investigaciones Económicas) ISBN: 9786070292361 - Extracts from proceedings of 2004 conference on Latin American liberation movements. First part collects salient portions of lectures by activists and intellectuals on anti-neoliberal backlash in various countries of region. Second transcribes exte…
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  •      México en movimientos : resistencias y alternativas. / Geoffrey Pleyers, Manuel Garza Zepeda, coordinadores. México: Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez; Universidad Autónoma Benito Juárez de Oaxaca; Miguel Ángel Porrúa, librero-editor, 2017. (Sociología) ISBN: 9786075241562 - Papers exemplifying current state of research on social resistance in Mexico and its manifestations from region to region, whether in resistance to invasion of multinational mining companies, drug trade violence, or imposition of damaging economic po…
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  •     Zibechi, Raúl. Movimientos sociales en América Latina : el "mundo otro" en movimiento. / Raúl Zibechi. Ciudad de México: Bajo Tierra Ediciones; El Rebozo, 2017. ISBN: - Chronicles by Uruguayan journalist and social activist that describe his involvement in and observations on social movements from Mexico to Patagonia around turn of last century. Reflects on potential, contradictions and limits of social processes, …
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  •      Reseñas del Concurso Nacional de Estudios Políticos y Sociales. / Monterrey, Nuevo León, México: Comisión Estatal Electoral Nuevo León, 2017.. ISBN: 9786077895244 - Presents summarized versions of ten award-winning monographs. Selected from among 53 entries in national contest, works are organized by category: master's theses (second place and honorable mention), doctoral theses (first, second and third places …
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  •     Cosamalón Aguilar, Jesús A. El juego de las apariencias : la alquimia de los mestizajes y las jerarquías sociales en Lima, siglo XIX. / Jesús A. Cosamalón Aguilar. Ciudad de México, México: El Colegio de México, Centro de Estudios Históricos; Lima: Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, 2017. ISBN: 9786076281703 - Studies construction of social hierarchies in Lima during period in which nation gradually recognized citizenship based on principle of equality before law. Details material elements used by individuals and families of indigenous, Asian, African and…
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  •     Zunzunegui, Juan Miguel. Masiosare, nuestro extraño enemigo. / Juan Miguel Zunzunegui. Ciudad de México: Grijalbo, 2017. ISBN: 9786073153980 - Extended essay on damaging myths of Mexico's collective unconscious. Seeks roots of violence veiled in machismo and wounded honor, of racism, classism and ignorance that characterize and divide country. Calls for reason, peace, and cooperation in f…
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