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  • 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…

  • 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.

  • 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…

  • Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People

    Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People
    av Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807049396

    Spanning more than 400 years, this classic bottom-up history examines the legacy of Indigenous peoples' resistance, resilience, and steadfast fight against imperialism. Going beyond the story of America as a country "discovered" by a few brave men i…

  • Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition: Young Adult Edition

    Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition: Young Adult Edition
    av Viktor E. Frankl

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807067994

    A young adult edition of the best-selling classic about the Holocaust and finding meaning in suffering, with a photo insert, a glossary of terms, a chronology of Frankl's life, and supplementary letters and speeches Viktor E. Frankl's Man's Search f…

  • Surprised By God

    Surprised By God
    av Danya Ruttenberg

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807010693

    At thirteen, Danya Ruttenberg decided she was an atheist. As a young adult, she immersed herself in the rhinestone-bedazzled wonderland of late 1990s San Francisco-drinking smuggled absinthe with wealthy geeks and plotting the revolution with femini…

  • Ace: What Asexuality Reveals about Desire, Society, and the Meaning of Sex

    Ace: What Asexuality Reveals about Desire, Society, and the Meaning of Sex
    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…

  • What Doctors Feel

    What Doctors Feel
    av Danielle Ofri

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807033302

    While much has been written about the minds and methods of the medical professionals who save our lives, precious little has been said about their emotions. inicians and patients, understanding what doctors feel can make all the difference in giving…

  • New and Selected Poems, Volume Two

    New and Selected Poems, Volume Two
    av Mary Oliver

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807068878

    Mary Oliver has been writing poetry for nearly five decades, and in that time she has become America's foremost poetic voice on our experience of the physical world. This collection presents forty-two new poems-an entire volume in itself-along with…

  • Invisible No More

    Invisible No More
    av Andrea Ritchie

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807088982

    A timely examination of the ways Black women, Indigenous women, and other women of color are uniquely affected by racial profiling, police brutality, and immigration enforcement. Invisible No More is a timely examination of how Black women, Indigeno…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 Great Transformation

    The Great Transformation
    av Karl Polanyi

    Häftad - 2002 - 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."…

  • Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture

    Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture
    av Johan Huizinga

    Häftad - 1971 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807046814

    In Homo Ludens, the classic evaluation of play that has become a "must-read" for those in game design, Dutch philosopher Johan Huizinga defines play as the central activity in flourishing societies. Like civilization, play requires structure and par…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Saving Talk Therapy

    Saving Talk Therapy
    av Enrico Gnaulati

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807055113

    A hard-hitting critique of how managed care and the selective use of science to privilege quick-fix therapies have undermined in-depth psychotherapy--to the detriment of patients and practitioners In recent decades there has been a decline in the qu…

  • Saving Talk Therapy

    Saving Talk Therapy
    av Enrico Gnaulati

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807093405

    A hard-hitting critique of how managed care and the selective use of science to privilege quick-fix therapies have undermined in-depth psychotherapy--to the detriment of patients and practitioners In recent decades there has been a decline in the qu…

  • 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…

  • Memes to Movements: How the World's Most Viral Media Is Changing Social Protest and Power

    Memes to Movements: How the World's Most Viral Media Is Changing Social Protest and Power
    av An Xiao Mina

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807039908

    A global exploration of internet memes as agents of pop culture, politics, protest, and propaganda on- and offline, and how they will save or destroy us all. Memes are the street art of the social web. Using social media-driven movements as her guid…

  • Memes to Movements: How the World's Most Viral Media Is Changing Social Protest and Power

    Memes to Movements: How the World's Most Viral Media Is Changing Social Protest and Power
    av An Xiao Mina

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807056585

    A global exploration of internet memes as agents of pop culture, politics, protest, and propaganda on- and offline, and how they will save or destroy us all. Memes are the street art of the social web. Using social media-driven movements as her guid…

  • 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…

  • Animals' Agenda

    Animals' Agenda
    av Marc Bekoff

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807027608

    A compelling argument that the time has come to use what we know about the fascinating and diverse inner lives of other animals on their behalf Every day we are learning new and surprising facts about just how intelligent and emotional animals are--…

  • Women Writing Resistance

    Women Writing Resistance
    av JENNIFER BROWDY

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807088197

    Essays on Latinx and Caribbean identity and on globalization by renowned women writers, including Julia Alvarez, Edwidge Danticat, and Jamaica Kincaid Women Writing Resistance: Essays on Latin America and the Caribbean gathers the voices of sixteen…

  • We Want to Do More Than Survive

    We Want to Do More Than Survive
    av Bettina Love

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807028346

    Drawing on personal stories, research, and historical events, an esteemed educator offers a vision of educational justice inspired by the rebellious spirit and methods of abolitionists. Drawing on her life's work of teaching and researching in urban…

  • We Want to Do More Than Survive

    We Want to Do More Than Survive
    av Bettina Love

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807069158

    Drawing on personal stories, research, and historical events, an esteemed educator offers a vision of educational justice inspired by the rebellious spirit and methods of abolitionists. Drawing on her life's work of teaching and researching in urban…

  • For the Common Good: Redirecting the Economy Toward Community, the Environment, and a Sustainable Future

    For the Common Good: Redirecting the Economy Toward Community, the Environment, and a Sustainable Future
    av Herman E. Daly

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807047057

    Winner of the Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order 1992, Named New Options Best Political Book Economist Herman Daly and theologian John Cobb, Jr., demonstrate how conventional economics and a growth-oriented industrial economy have led…

  • The Animals' Agenda

    The Animals' Agenda
    av Jessica Pierce

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807045206

    A compelling argument that the time has come to use what we know about the fascinating and diverse inner lives of other animals on their behalf Every day we are learning new and surprising facts about just how intelligent and emotional animals are--…

  • The Vulnerable Observer

    The Vulnerable Observer
    av Ruth Behar

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807046319

  • Transgender Warriors

    Transgender Warriors
    av Leslie Feinberg

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807079416

  • One-Dimensional Man

    One-Dimensional Man
    av Herbert Marcuse

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807014172

  • 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…

  • The Rebellious Life Of Mrs. Rosa Parks

    The Rebellious Life Of Mrs. Rosa Parks
    av Jeanne Theoharis

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807076927

    2014 NAACP Image Award Winner: Outstanding Literary Work-Biography/Autobiography 2013 Letitia Woods Brown Award from the Association of Black Women Historians Choice Top 25 Academic Titles for 2013 The definitive political biography of Rosa Parks e…

  • The Rebellious Life Of Mrs. Rosa Parks

    The Rebellious Life Of Mrs. Rosa Parks
    av Jeanne Theoharis

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807050477

    The definitive political biography of Rosa Parks examines her six decades of activism, challenging perceptions of her as an accidental actor in the civil rights movementPresenting a corrective to the popular notion of Rosa Parks as the quiet seamstr…

  • Eros and Civilization

    Eros and Civilization
    av Herbert Marcuse

    Pocket - 1974 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807015551

    Contends that Freud's theory of civilization is substantially sociological, and examines the philosophical and sociological implications of key Freudian concepts, applying them in an interpretation of fundamental aspects and processes of civilizatio…

  • African American and Latinx History of the United States

    African American and Latinx History of the United States
    av Paul Ortiz

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807013106

    An intersectional history of the shared struggle for African American and Latinx civil rights Spanning more than two hundred years, An African American and Latinx History of the United States is a revolutionary, politically charged narrative history…

  • African American and Latinx History of the United States

    African American and Latinx History of the United States
    av Paul Ortiz

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807005934

    An intersectional history of the shared struggle for African American and Latinx civil rights Spanning more than two hundred years, An African American and Latinx History of the United States is a revolutionary, politically charged narrative history…

  • 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…

  • Black Thunder: Gabriel's Revolt: Virginia, 1800

    Black Thunder: Gabriel's Revolt: Virginia, 1800

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807063378

    'Gabriel Prosser's 1800 slave revolt allowed Bontemps to warn of the rebellion that would come of poverty and racial oppression. This metaphor of revolution is at the same time a highly pertinent representation of black masculinity that will reward…

  • Swan: Poems and Prose Poems

    Swan: Poems and Prose Poems
    av Mary Oliver

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807069141

    "Joy is not made to be a crumb," writes Mary Oliver, and certainly joy abounds in her new book of poetry and prose poems. Swan, her twentieth volume, shows us that, though we may be "made out of the dust of stars," we are of the world she captures…

  • Shout, Sister, Shout!

    Shout, Sister, Shout!
    av Gayle Wald

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807009857

    Drawing on interviews with and reminiscences of family and colleagues, a portrait of Rosetta Tharpe traces the life and career of the pioneering gospel singer, songwriter, recording artist, and guitar prodigy and examines her influence on the musici…

  • Superior: The Return of Race Science

    Superior: The Return of Race Science
    av Angela Saini

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807028421

    2019 Best-Of Lists: 10 Best Science Books of the Year (Smithsonian Magazine) - Best Science Books of the Year (NPR's Science Friday) - Best Science and Technology Books from 2019" (Library Journal) An astute and timely examination of the re-emergen…

  • Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong-And the New Research That's Rewriting the Story

    Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong-And the New Research That's Rewriting the Story
    av Angela Saini

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807010037

    What science has gotten so shamefully wrong about women, and the fight, by both female and male scientists, to rewrite what we thought we knew For hundreds of years it was common sense: women were the inferior sex. Their bodies were weaker, their mi…

  • For White Folks Who Teach In The Hood... And The Rest Of Y'all Too

    For White Folks Who Teach In The Hood... And The Rest Of Y'all Too
    av Christopher Emdin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807028025

    A New York Times Best Seller Merging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education. Drawing on his own experience of feeling undervalued…

  • For White Folks Who Teach In The Hood... And The Rest Of Y'all Too

    For White Folks Who Teach In The Hood... And The Rest Of Y'all Too
    av Christopher Emdin

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807006405

    Merging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education. Drawing on his own experience of feeling undervalued and invisible in classrooms a…

  • The Aesthetic Dimension

    The Aesthetic Dimension
    av HERBERT MARCUSE

    Häftad - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807015193

  • Kabir

    Kabir
    av Robert Bly

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807063804

    Originally published in 1976, with more than 75,000 copies in print, this collection of poems by fifteenth-century ecstatic poet Kabir is full of fun and full of thought. Columbia University professor of religion John Stratton Hawley has contributed…

  • An Autobiography

    An Autobiography
    av Mahatma Gandhi, Mahadev Desai, Mahatma Gandhi

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807059098

    Portrays the life of Gandhi, describes the development of his nonviolent political protest movement, and discusses his religious beliefs

  • Unapologetic

    Unapologetic
    av Charlene Carruthers

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807019412

    A manifesto from one of America's most influential activists which disrupts political, economic, and social norms by reimagining the Black Radical Tradition. Drawing on Black intellectual and grassroots organizing traditions, including the Haitian R…

  • 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…

  • 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…