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ai d s i n n epal Communities Confronting an Emerging Epidemic

Jill Hannum

Jill Hannum presents the voices of people who are at the forefront of the response to HIV/AIDS in Nepal. She reveals the many discoveries that the community-based organizations made through their interaction with young people and adults across the country, as they opened a dialogue on sexuality and disseminated information on safer sexual behavior in culturally appropriate ways. CLOTH 978-1-88836-360-9 $22.95 208 PAGES

T rips How Hallucinogens Work in Your Brain

Cheryl Pellerin Illustrations by R. Crumb and Ellen Seefelt

Trips offers readers a rare look at the social, cultural, historical, and scientific phenomenon of psychedelics—through the eyes of scientists who’ve spent careers studying them, regulators who control them, and artists who’ve grown up with them. “Packed with well-organized information, written in an engaging style, and full of outlandish comics to remind the reader that even the most serious things can be fun to learn. It’s a superb book. . . . Students actually got their readings done ahead of time!”  —Mark Bryan, University of British Columbia–Victoria Paper 978-1-888363-34-0 $23.95 288 pages

IN THE SPIRIT OF HOMEBIRTH Bronwyn Preece

In the Spirit of Homebirth collects stories that celebrate the beauty and power of giving birth. Here are women from indigenous communities, of diverse socioeconomic classes and religions, in urban and rural settings, and the stories as well of family members and friends who witness and share the experience of homebirth with them. PAPER 978-1-60980-579-1 $18.95 304 PAGES

AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 2015

J oyo u s C hil d birth C ha n ges the W o rl d Dr. Tadashi Yoshimura Foreword by Ina May Gaskin

Dr. Yoshimura’s first book published in the United States serves as a testament to the kind of compassionate birth culture that is possible if we prioritize the health and experience of our women and babies. Full of delightful stories of birthing women and peaceful smiling infants, and helpful tips from his childbirth preparation program, Joyous Childbirth Changes the World is a must-read for all expectant parents and those who care for them. PAPER 978-1-60980-524-1 $16.95 192 PAGES

Seven Stories Press Academic Catalog 2014-2015  

Frontlist and backlist titles published by Seven Stories press through Spring 2015. For information about books for course adoption, please...