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ArchitectsPortraits of a Practice

Architects: Portraits of a Practice

Thomas Yarrow

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501738494
eISBN:
9781501738500
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501738494.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

In a large room, on the third floor of an old woollen mill in the South West of England, nine architects spend most of their working lives, designing buildings and overseeing their construction. ... More

Clearing the AirThe Rise and Fall of Smoking in the Workplace

Clearing the Air: The Rise and Fall of Smoking in the Workplace

Gregory Wood

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781501704826
eISBN:
9781501706349
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501704826.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book examines smoking's importance to the social and cultural history of working people in twentieth-century United States. Now that most workplaces in the United States are smoke-free, it may ... More

The Racial Politics of DivisionInterethnic Struggles for Legitimacy in Multicultural Miami

The Racial Politics of Division: Interethnic Struggles for Legitimacy in Multicultural Miami

Monika Gosin

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501738234
eISBN:
9781501738258
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501738234.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The Politics of Division deconstructs antagonistic discourses that circulated in local Miami press between African-Americans, “white” Cubans, and “black” Cubans during the 1980 Mariel Boatlift and ... More

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