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  • Ace

    Ace
    av Angela Chen

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807013793

    An engaging exploration of what it means to be asexual in a world that's obsessed with sexual attraction, and what the ace perspective can teach all of us about desire and identity. What exactly is sexual attraction and what is it like to go through…

  • White Fragility

    White Fragility
    av Robin DiAngelo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807047415

    Groundbreaking book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when discussing racism that serve to protect their positions and maintain racial inequality Antiracist educator Robin DiAngelo first coined the term "white fragility" in…

  • Man's Search for Meaning

    Man's Search for Meaning
    av Viktor E. Frankl

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807000007

    We needed to stop asking about the meaning of life, and instead to think of ourselves as those who were being questioned by life-daily and hourly. Our answer must consist not in talk and meditation, but in right action and in right conduct. Life ult…

  • Silencing the Past (20th anniversary edition)

    Silencing the Past (20th anniversary edition)
    av Michel-Rolph Trouillot

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807080535

    Foreword by Hazel V. Carby A modern classic about power and the making of history, with a new foreword by a prominent scholar Placing the West's failure to acknowledge the most successful slave revolt in history alongside denials of the Holocaust a…

  • An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

    An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
    av Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807057834

    2015 Recipient of the American Book Award The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly t…

  • An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

    An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
    av Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807000403

    The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples Today, in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized indigenous communities and nations comprising nearly three million people. The…

  • Man's Search for Meaning, Gift Edition

    Man's Search for Meaning, Gift Edition
    av Viktor E. Frankl

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807060100

    A book for finding purpose and strength in times of great despair, the international best-seller is still just as relevant today as when it was first published. "This is a book I reread a lot . . . it gives me hope . . . it gives me a sense of stren…

  • Jesus and the Disinherited

    Jesus and the Disinherited
    av Howard Thurman

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807010297

  • Song for Anniho

    Song for Anniho
    av Gayl Jones

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807068557

    In seventeenth-century Brazil there were at least seven fugitive African slave enclaves. Palmares, a settlement of more than 20,000, was the longest to survive, but ultimately was destroyed by the Portuguese, who re-enslaved its inhabitants. This bo…

  • What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat

    What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat
    av Aubrey Gordon

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807041307

    From the creator of Your Fat Friend, an explosive indictment on the systemic and cultural issues facing plus-sized people that will move us toward creating an agenda for fat justice. Part memoir, part social critique, What We Don't Talk about When W…

  • You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train

    You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train
    av Howard Zinn

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807043844

    If you're both overcome and angered by the atrocities of our time, this will inspire a "new generation of activists and ordinary people who search for hope in the darkness" (Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor). Is change possible? Where will it come from? Can…

  • One Drop

    One Drop
    av Yaba Blay

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807073360

    Challenges narrow perceptions of Blackness as both an identity and lived reality to understand the diversity of what it means to be Black What exactly is Blackness and what does it mean to be Black? Is Blackness a matter of biology or consciousness?…

  • Nothing Personal

    Nothing Personal
    av James Baldwin

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807006429

    James Baldwin's critique of American society at the height of the civil rights movement brings his prescient thoughts on social isolation, race, and police brutality to a new generation of readers. Available for the first time in a stand-alone editi…

  • Kindred

    Kindred
    av Octavia E. Butler

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807083697

    The visionary author's masterpiece pulls us--along with her Black female hero--through time to face the horrors of slavery and explore the impacts of racism, sexism, and white supremacy then and now. Dana, a modern black woman, is celebrating her tw…

  • Writing as a Way of Healing

    Writing as a Way of Healing
    av Louise A. DeSalvo

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807072431

    In this inspiring book, based on her twenty years of research, highly acclaimed author and teacher Louise DeSalvo reveals the healing power of writing. DeSalvo shows how anyone can use writing as a way to heal the emotional and physical wounds that…

  • The Gnostic Religion

    The Gnostic Religion
    av Hans Jonas

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807058015

    Here is a full-scale study of the heretical world of Gnosticism - its literature, symbolic language and main tenets - based on actual Gnostic documents and written by an eminent authority in the field. The paperback edition of this classic contains…

  • One-Dimensional Man

    One-Dimensional Man
    av HERBERT MARCUSE

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807014172

  • The Great Transformation

    The Great Transformation
    av Karl Polanyi

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807056431

    One of the twentieth century's most thorough and discerning historians, Karl Polanyi sheds "new illumination on . . . the social implications of a particular economic system, the market economy that grew into full stature in the nineteenth century."…

  • The AOC Generation

    The AOC Generation
    av David Freedlander

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807036433

    A grassroots look at the future of US politics as the next generation of progressive organizers--sparked by the unstoppable rise of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez--leads us toward a new direction The AOC Generation examines the resurgent young left--inclu…

  • Women and Other Monsters

    Women and Other Monsters
    av Jess Zimmerman

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807054932

    A fresh cultural analysis of female monsters from Greek mythology, and an invitation for all women to reclaim these stories as inspiration for a more wild, more "monstrous" version of feminism The folklore that has shaped our dominant culture teems…

  • The Miracle of Mindfulness, Gift Edition: An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation

    The Miracle of Mindfulness, Gift Edition: An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation
    av Thich Nhat Hanh

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807064900

    A new gift edition of the classic guide to meditation and mindfulness, featuring archival photography and beautiful calligraphy by Thich Nhat Hanh The Miracle of Mindfulness is a classic guide to meditation that has introduced generations of readers…

  • Where Do We Go from Here

    Where Do We Go from Here
    av Martin Luther King

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807000670

    In 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., isolated himself from the demands of the civil rights movement, rented a house in Jamaica with no telephone, and labored over his final manuscript. In this prophetic work, which has been unavailable for more tha…

  • Where Do We Go from Here

    Where Do We Go from Here
    av Martin Luther King

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807000762

  • Notes of a Native Son

    Notes of a Native Son
    av James Baldwin

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807006238

    #26 on The Guardian's list of 100 best nonfiction books of all time, the essays explore what it means to be Black in America In an age of Black Lives Matter, James Baldwin's essays on life in Harlem, the protest novel, movies, and African Americans…

  • Notes of a Native Son

    Notes of a Native Son
    av James Baldwin

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807006115

    In an age of Black Lives Matter, James Baldwin's essays on life in Harlem, the protest novel, movies, and African Americans abroad are as powerful today as when they were first written. With documentaries like I Am Not Your Negro bringing renewed in…

  • Why I Wake Early: New Poems

    Why I Wake Early: New Poems
    av Mary Oliver

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807068793

    A volume of poetry by the acclaimed author of Owls and Other Fantasies features forty new poems that continue to express her fascination and love affair with the natural world. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

  • White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism

    White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism
    av Robin Diangelo

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807047408

    The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality. In this "vital, necessary, and beautiful book" (Mi…

  • The Sober Truth

    The Sober Truth
    av Lance Dodes

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807035870

    An expos of Alcoholics Anonymous, 12-step programs, and the rehab industry--and how a failed addiction-treatment model came to dominate America. AA has become so infused in our society that it is practically synonymous with addiction recovery. Yet…

  • White Negroes: When Cornrows Were in Vogue ... and Other Thoughts on Cultural Appropriation

    White Negroes: When Cornrows Were in Vogue ... and Other Thoughts on Cultural Appropriation
    av Lauren Michele Jackson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807002735

    Exposes the new generation of whiteness thriving at the expense and borrowed ingenuity of black people--and explores how this intensifies racial inequality. American culture loves blackness. From music and fashion to activism and language, black cul…

  • Pornland

    Pornland
    av Gail Dines

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807001547

    Astonishingly, the average age of first viewing porn is now 11.5 years for boys, and with the advent of the Internet, it's no surprise that young people are consuming more porn than ever. And, as Gail Dines shows, today's porn is strikingly differen…

  • Gaga Feminism

    Gaga Feminism
    av Jack Halberstam

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807010976

    A roadmap to sex and gender for the twenty-first century, using Lady Gaga as a symbol for a new kind of feminism Why are so many women single, so many men resisting marriage, and so many gays and lesbians having babies? In "Gaga Feminism: Sex, Gende…

  • A Queer and Pleasant Danger

    A Queer and Pleasant Danger
    av Kate Bornstein

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807001837

    The inspiring true story of a nice Jewish boy who left the Church of Scientology to become the lovely lady she is today In the early 1970s, a boy from a Conservative Jewish family joined the Church of Scientology. In 1981, that boy officially left t…

  • New and Selected Poems, Volume One

    New and Selected Poems, Volume One
    av Mary Oliver

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807068779

    Capturing the poet's consistent tone and lyrical beauty, this collection of poems takes readers deep into the heart of the poet's meditations on the natural world. Reprint.

  • Central America's Forgotten History

    Central America's Forgotten History
    av Aviva Chomsky

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807056486

    Restores the region's fraught history of repression and resistance to popular consciousness and connects the United States interventions and influence to the influx of refugees seeking asylum today. While Central American migration is widely discuss…

  • Race Matters, 25th Anniversary

    Race Matters, 25th Anniversary
    av Cornel West

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807008836

    The twenty-fifth-anniversary edition of the groundbreaking classic, with a new introduction First published in 1993, on the one-year anniversary of the Los Angeles riots, Race Matters became a national best seller that has gone on to sell more than…

  • How to Love a Country

    How to Love a Country
    av Richard Blanco

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807025918

    A new collection from the renowned inaugural poet exploring immigration, gun violence, racism, LGBTQ issues, and more, in accessible and emotive verses The diverse poems in this collection form a mosaic of seemingly varied topics: the Pulse Nightclu…

  • How to Love a Country

    How to Love a Country
    av Richard Blanco

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807043073

  • Ancient Mirrors of Womanhood: A Treasury of Goddess and Heroine Lore from Around the World

    Ancient Mirrors of Womanhood: A Treasury of Goddess and Heroine Lore from Around the World
    av Merlin Stone

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807067512

    This collection of ancient images of women as goddesses and heroines brings together legends, rituals, and prayers from China, Celtic Europe, South America, Africa, India, North America, Scandinavia, Japan, and elsewhere.

  • Yes to Life: In Spite of Everything

    Yes to Life: In Spite of Everything
    av Viktor E. Frankl

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807005552

    Find hope even in these dark times with this rediscovered masterpiece, a companion to his international bestseller Man's Search for Meaning. Eleven months after he was liberated from the Nazi concentration camps, Viktor E. Frankl held a series of pu…

  • Thirst

    Thirst
    av Mary Oliver

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807068977

    Thirst, a collection of fortythree new poems from Pulitzer Prizewinner Mary Oliver, introduces two new directions in the poet's work. Grappling with grief at the death of her beloved partner of over forty years, she strives to experience sorrow as a…

  • Beyond Bogota

    Beyond Bogota
    av Garry Leech

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807061480

    Independent journalist Garry Leech has spent the last eight years working in the most remote and dangerous regions of Colombia. Unlike other Western reporters, most of whom rarely leave Bogota, Leech learns the truth about conflicts and the U.S. war…

  • Kindred

    Kindred
    av Octavia E. Butler

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807083109

    The visionary author's masterpiece pulls us--along with her Black female hero--through time to face the horrors of slavery and explore the impacts of racism, sexism, and white supremacy then and now. Dana, a modern black woman, is celebrating her tw…

  • The Miracle of Mindfulness: An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation

    The Miracle of Mindfulness: An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation
    av Thich Nhat Hanh

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807012390

    Exercises in active and passive Zen meditation accompany a discussion of their relevance in contemporary living

  • Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy

    Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy
    av Barrington Moore

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807050736

    A landmark in comparative history and a challenge to scholars of all lands who are trying to learn how we arrived at where we are now."-New York Times Book Review""

  • As Long as Grass Grows

    As Long as Grass Grows
    av Dina Gilio-Whitaker

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807073780

    The story of Native peoples' resistance to environmental injustice and land incursions, and a call for environmentalists to learn from the Indigenous community's rich history of activism Through the unique lens of "Indigenized environmental justice,…

  • Trans Liberation

    Trans Liberation
    av Leslie Feinberg

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807079515

    Those who have heard Leslie Feinberg speak in person know how powerful and inspiring s/he can be. In Trans Liberation, Feinberg has gathered a collection of hir speeches on trans liberation and its essential connection to the liberation of all peopl…

  • Man's Search for Meaning

    Man's Search for Meaning
    av Viktor E. Frankl

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807014271

    Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. Between 1942 and 1945 Frankl labored in four different camps, including Auschwitz, w…

  • Intelligent Love: The Story of Clara Park, Her Autistic Daughter, and the Myth of the Refrigerator Mother

    Intelligent Love: The Story of Clara Park, Her Autistic Daughter, and the Myth of the Refrigerator Mother
    av Marga Vicedo

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807025628

    How one mother challenged the medical establishment and misconceptions about autistic children and their parents In the early 1960s, Massachusetts writer and homemaker Clara Park and her husband took their 3-year-old daughter, Jessy, to a specialist…

  • The Smartphone Society

    The Smartphone Society
    av Nicole Aschoff

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807002988

    Addresses how tech empowers community organizing and protest movements to combat the systems of capitalism and data exploitation that helped drive tech's own rise to ubiquity. Our smartphones have brought digital technology into the most intimate sp…

  • Sexism and God-Talk

    Sexism and God-Talk
    av Rosemary Radford Ruether

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807012055

    How did a religion whose founding proponents advocated a shocking disregard of earthly ties come to extol the virtues of the "traditional" family? In this richly textured history of the relationship between Christianity and the family Rosemary Radfo…

  • A Black Women's History of the United States

    A Black Women's History of the United States
    av Daina Ramey Berry

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807033555

    A vibrant and empowering history that emphasizes the perspectives and stories of African American women to show how they are--and have always been--instrumental in shaping our country In centering Black women's stories, two award-winning historians…

  • The Only Woman in the Room

    The Only Woman in the Room
    av Eileen Pollack

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807083444

    Named one of the notable nonfiction books of 2015 by The Washington Post A bracingly honest exploration of why there are still so few women in the hard sciences, mathematics, engineering, and computer science In 2005, when Lawrence Summers, then pre…

  • Straight: The Surprisingly Short History of Heterosexuality

    Straight: The Surprisingly Short History of Heterosexuality
    av Hanne Blank

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807044599

    Like the typewriter and the light bulb, the heterosexual was invented in the 1860s and swiftly transformed Western culture. The idea of "the heterosexual" was unprecedented. After all, men and women had been having sex, marrying, building families,…

  • Proud Boys and the White Ethnostate

    Proud Boys and the White Ethnostate
    av Alexandra Minna Stern

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807063361

    A critical analysis of the intellectual productions of the alt-right--necessary reading for all who seek to counter its appeal and expansion. The "alt-right" has sadly become a household term. From a loose movement that lurked in the shadows in the…

  • Proud Boys and the White Ethnostate

    Proud Boys and the White Ethnostate
    av Alexandra Minna Stern

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807028377

    What is the alt-right? What do they believe, and how did they take center stage in the American social and political consciousness? From a loose movement that lurked in the shadows in the early 2000s, the alt-right has achieved a level of visibility…