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  • Paradise

    Paradise
    av Abdulrazak Gurnah

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565841635

    Sold by his father in repayment of a debt, 12-year-old Yusuf is thrown from his simple rural life into the complexities of precolonial urban East Africa. Through Yusuf's eyes, Gurnah depicts communities at war, trading safaris gone awry, and the uni…

  • Strangers In Their Own Land

    Strangers In Their Own Land
    av Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620973493

    In Strangers in Their Own Land, the renowned sociologist Arlie Hochschild embarks on a thought-provoking journey from her liberal hometown of Berkeley, California, deep into Louisiana bayou country - a stronghold of the conservative right. As she ge…

  • The Darker Nations

    The Darker Nations

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595583420

    A landmark work, The Darker Nations chronicles the rise and fall of the Third World. Vijay Prashad reconstructs the fascinating history of the Third World, recalling the now-forgotten Brussels conclave of the League Against Imperialism - an internat…

  • The Privatization of Everything

    The Privatization of Everything
    av Donald Cohen

    Klotband - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620976531

    America’s leading defender of the public interest and a bestselling historian show us how to prevent the private takeover of our cherished public resources “An essential read for those who want to fight the assault on public goods and th…

  • Strangers In Their Own Land

    Strangers In Their Own Land
    av Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620972250

    In Strangers in Their Own Land, the renowned sociologist Arlie Hochschild embarks on a thought-provoking journey from her liberal hometown of Berkeley, California, deep into Louisiana bayou country - a stronghold of the conservative right. As she ge…

  • The Atlas of Disappearing Places

    The Atlas of Disappearing Places
    av Christina Conklin

    Klotband - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620974568

    A beautiful and engaging guide to global warming’s impacts around the world Our planet is in peril. Seas are rising, oceans are acidifying, ice is melting, coasts are flooding, species are dying, and communities are faltering. Despite these di…

  • Fatal Invention

    Fatal Invention
    av Dorothy Roberts

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595588340

    A decade after the Human Genome Project proved that human beings are not naturally divided by race, scientists are attempting to resuscitate race as a biological category. In this provocative analysis, leading legal scholar and social critic Dorothy…

  • Art on My Mind

    Art on My Mind
    av Bell Hooks

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565842632

    “As erudite and sophisticated as hooks is, she is also eminently readable, even exhilarating.” —Booklist In Art on My Mind, bell hooks, a leading cultural critic, responds to the ongoing dialogues about producing, exhibiting, and c…

  • Critical Race Theory

    Critical Race Theory
    av Kimberle Crenshaw

    Pocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565842717

    In the past few years, a new generation of progressive intellectuals has dramatically transformed how law, race, and racial power are understood and discussed in America. Questioning the old assumptions of both liberals and conservatives with respec…

  • Critical Race Theory

    Critical Race Theory
    av Kimberle Crenshaw

    Klotband - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565842700

    In the past few years, a new generation of progressive intellectuals has dramatically transformed how law, race, and racial power are understood and discussed in America. Questioning the old assumptions of both liberals and conservatives with respec…

  • The Essential Foucault

    The Essential Foucault
    av Michel Foucault

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565848016

    The essential one-volume collection of Michel Foucault’s letters, lectures, and interviews, tracing the evolution of the eminent and groundbreaking philosopher’s thought throughout his life “A rare opportunity to see how a great an…

  • The Pinochet File

    The Pinochet File
    av Peter Kornbluh

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595589125

    The Pinochet File reveals a record of complicity with atrocity by the U.S. government. The documents, first declassified for the original edition of the book, formed the heart of the campaign to hold Gen. Pinochet accountable for murder, torture and…

  • The Lure Of The Local

    The Lure Of The Local
    av Lucy R. Lippard

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565842489

    Explores the multiple senses of place in society through cultural studies, history, geography, photography, and contemporary public art

  • The Jewish Gospels

    The Jewish Gospels
    av Daniel Boyarin

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595588784

    In 2008, The New York Times reported on the discovery of a Hebrew tablet, dating from before the birth of Christ, which predicted a Messiah who would rise from the dead after three days. Famed religious scholar Daniel Boyarin stated that 'some Chris…

  • Empire of Rubber

    Empire of Rubber
    av Gregg Mitman

    Klotband - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620973776

    An ambitious and shocking exposé of America’s hidden empire in Liberia, run by the storied Firestone corporation, and its long shadow In the early 1920s, Americans owned 80 percent of the world’s automobiles and consumed 75 percent of th…

  • Assassination Of Julius Caesar

    Assassination Of Julius Caesar
    av Michael Parenti

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565849426

    New Press People's History.

  • Japan At War: An Oral History

    Japan At War: An Oral History
    av Haruko Taya Cook

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565840393

    A “deeply moving book” (Studs Terkel) and the first ever oral history to document the experience of ordinary Japanese people during World War II “Hereafter no one will be able to think, write, or teach about the Pacific War without…

  • On Language

    On Language
    av Noam Chomsky

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565844759

    An attractive new edition of two of Chomsky's most popular books on language - an ideal introduction to his pioneering work in modern linguistics. In Part I, Language and Responsibility, the legend discusses his political, moral and linguistic think…

  • On Anarchism

    On Anarchism
    av Noam Chomsky

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595589101

    On Anarchism provides the reasoning behind Noam Chomsky's fearless lifelong questioning of the legitimacy of entrenched power. In these essays, Chomsky redeems one of the most maligned ideologies, anarchism, and places it at the foundation of his po…

  • Teeth

    Teeth
    av Mary Otto

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620974827

    In this brilliant debut book, veteran health journalist Mary Otto looks inside America's mouth, revealing unsettling truths about our unequal society. Teeth takes readers on a disturbing journey into the role teeth play in our health and our social…

  • The Crisis of Criticism

    The Crisis of Criticism

    Pocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565844179

    Almost more than artists, art critics today form an elite class that legislates cultural tastes. The Crisis of Criticism is a collection of brilliantly argued, provocative essays that address the problematic nature of the critic's authority and resp…

  • Lies My Teacher Told Me

    Lies My Teacher Told Me
    av James W. Loewen

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620973929

    Since its first publication in 1995, Lies My Teacher Told Me has become one of the most important - and successful - history books of our time. Having sold over two million copies, the book also won an American Book Award and the Oliver Cromwell Cox…

  • Lies My Teacher Told Me

    Lies My Teacher Told Me
    av James W. Loewen

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620974674

    Since its first publication in 1995, Lies My Teacher Told Me has become one of the most important - and successful - history books of our time, having sold nearly two million copies. In Lies My Teacher Told Me, James W. Loewen brings history alive i…

  • Side By Side

    Side By Side

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595586834

    In 2000, a group of Israeli and Palestinian teachers gathered to address what to many people seemed an unbridgeable gulf between the two societies. Struck by how different the standard Israeli and Palestinian textbook histories of the same events we…

  • Rap On Trial

    Rap On Trial
    av Erik Nielson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620973400

    In 2001, a rapper named Mac whose music had gained national recognition was convicted of manslaughter after the prosecutor quoted liberally from his album Shell Shocked. Mac was sentenced to thirty years in prison, where he remains. And his case is…

  • On History

    On History
    av Professor Eric Hobsbawm

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565844681

    Few historians have done more to change the way we see the history of modern times than Eric Hobsbawm. From his early books on the Industrial Revolution and European empires, to his magisterial 1995 study of the "short twentieth century," Age of Ext…

  • The Perfect Nine

    The Perfect Nine
    av Ngugi Wa Thiong'o

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620975251

    A dazzling, genre-defying novel in verse from the author Delia Owens says "tackles the absurdities, injustices, and corruption of a continent"Ngugi wa Thiong'o's novels and memoirs have received glowing praise from the likes of President Barack Obam…

  • The Essential Chomsky

    The Essential Chomsky
    av Noam Chomsky, Anthony Arnove, Noam Chomsky

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595581891

    For the past forty years Noam Chomsky s writings on politics and language have established him as a preeminent public intellectual and as one of the most original and wide-ranging political and social critics of our time. Among the seminal figures i…

  • Bay of Pigs Declassified

    Bay of Pigs Declassified

    Pocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565844940

    For decades, the CIA's top secret postmortem on the April 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion has been the holy grail of historians, students, and survivors of the failed invasion of Cuba. But the scathing internal report on the worst foreign policy debacle o…

  • The Responsibility Of Intellectuals

    The Responsibility Of Intellectuals
    av Noam Chomsky

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620973431

    Originally published in the New York Review of Books, Chomsky s essay eviscerated the 'hypocritical moralism of the past' and exposed the shameful policies in Vietnam and the role of intellectuals in justifying it. Also included in this volume is th…

  • Sundown Towns

    Sundown Towns
    av James W. Loewen

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620974346

    In this groundbreaking work, sociologist James W. Loewen, author of the classic bestseller Lies My Teacher Told Me, brings to light decades of hidden racial exclusion in America. In a provocative, sweeping analysis of American residential patterns,…

  • Sundown Towns

    Sundown Towns
    av James W. Loewen

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620974681

    The award-winning look at an ugly aspect of American racism by the bestselling author of Lies My Teacher Told Me, reissued with a new preface by the author. In this groundbreaking work, sociologist James W. Loewen, author of the classic bestseller L…

  • Vision And Visuality

    Vision And Visuality
    av Hal Foster

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565844612

    A Village Voice Book, this seminal work presents new models of vision and examines modern theories of seeing.

  • Beasts of Burden

    Beasts of Burden
    av Sunaura Taylor

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620971284

    A beautifully written, deeply provocative inquiry into the intersection of animal and disability liberationand the debut of an important new social critic How much of what we understand of ourselves as "human" depends on our physical and mental abil…

  • Undermining

    Undermining
    av Lucy Lippard

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595586193

    Award-winning author, curator and activist Lucy R. Lippard is one of America's most influential writers on contemporary art, and she is a pioneer in the fields of cultural geography, conceptualism and feminist art. Working from experience in a New M…

  • The Beginning or the End

    The Beginning or the End
    av Greg Mitchell

    Klotband - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620975732

    One of Vanity Fair's 21 Best Books of 2020 Winner, 2020 Richard Wall Memorial Award Special Jury Prize, Theatre Library Association The shocking and significant story of how the White House and Pentagon scuttled an epic Hollywood production. Soon af…

  • Enemies in Love

    Enemies in Love
    av Alexis Clark

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620971864

    A "New & Noteworthy" selection of The New York Times Book Review"Alexis Clark illuminates a whole corner of unknown World War II history." --Walter Isaacson, New York Times bestselling author of Leonardo da Vinci"[A]n irresistible human story. . . .…

  • Words of Fire

    Words of Fire

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565842564

    The timeless and essential anthology of Black Feminist thought—showing that Black women have always understood the need for feminism to be intersectional “In this pathbreaking collection of articles, Dr. Beverly Guy-Sheftall has taken us…

  • Blood on the River

    Blood on the River
    av Marjoleine Kars

    Klotband - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620974599

    Winner of the Cundill History Prize Winner of the Frederick Douglass Book Prize Named One of the Best Books of the Year by NPR A breathtakingly original work of history that uncovers a massive enslaved persons' revolt that almost changed the face of…

  • The Condor Years

    The Condor Years
    av John Dinges

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565849778

    A “compelling and shocking account” of a brutal campaign of repression in Latin America, based on interviews and previously secret documents (The Miami Herald). Throughout the 1970s, six Latin American governments, led by Chile, formed a…

  • The Kaepernick Effect

    The Kaepernick Effect
    av Dave Zirin

    Klotband - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620976753

    Riveting and inspiring first-person stories of how “taking a knee” triggered an awakening in sports, from the celebrated sportswriter “The Kaepernick Effect reveals that Colin Kaepernick’s story is bigger than one athlete. Wi…

  • The World Will Follow Joy

    The World Will Follow Joy
    av Alice Walker

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595589873

    In this luminous collection of poems, Pulitzer Prize-winner Alice Walker casts her eye on history, politics and nature, as well as world figures. In tributes to such people as Jimmy Carter, Gloria Steinem and the Dalai Lama, she reminds readers of t…

  • The World Will Follow Joy

    The World Will Follow Joy
    av Alice Walker

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595588760

    In this luminous collection of poems, Pulitzer Prize-winner Alice Walker casts her eye on history, politics and nature, as well as world figures. In tributes to such people as Jimmy Carter, Gloria Steinem and the Dalai Lama, she reminds readers of t…

  • Evil Paradises

    Evil Paradises
    av Mike Davis

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595583925

    Evil Paradises shows us the face of conspicuous consumption gone mad, exploring new developments that are being built from extreme global wealth. Although the case studies - which are drawn from around the world - read like science fiction, they are…

  • A New Leaf

    A New Leaf
    av Alyson Martin

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595589200

    More than one million Americans now use cannabis in place of conventional pharmaceuticals. Yet the federal government refuses to acknowledge these broader societal shifts and continues with a 'raid and arrest' policy; 49.5% of all drug-related arres…

  • The Skull Measurer?s Mistake

    The Skull Measurer?s Mistake

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620977101

    Enlightening stories of courageous eighteenth- and nineteenth-century men and women who defied the racial prejudices of their communities In this unique book, Sven Lindqvist, author of the acclaimed “Exterminate All the Brutes,” shows wh…

  • The Cultural Cold War

    The Cultural Cold War
    av Frances Stonor Saunders

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595589149

    During the Cold War, freedom of expression was vaunted as liberal democracy's most cherished possession—but such freedom was put in service of a hidden agenda. In The Cultural Cold War, Frances Stonor Saunders reveals the extraordinary efforts…

  • Schwarzenegger Syndrome

    Schwarzenegger Syndrome
    av Gary Indiana

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565849518

    From the California recall circus, in which Gary Coleman, Larry Flynt, and Arianna Huffington vied with over one hundred other candidates to replace a supposedly inept governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger emerged triumphant. How did this onetime bodybuil…

  • The Consumer Society

    The Consumer Society
    av Juliet Schor

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565845985

    A unique and definitive reader on our "national passion"—buying stuff—and its consequences for American society. We are citizens, owners and workers, believers and heathens, but today more than anything else we are consumers. How this ca…

  • Monopolized

    Monopolized
    av David Dayen

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620975411

    Over the last forty years our choices have narrowed, our opportunities have shrunk, and our lives have become governed by a handful of very large and very powerful corporations. Today, practically everything we buy, everywhere we shop, and every ser…

  • Mis-measuring Our Lives

    Mis-measuring Our Lives
    av Joseph Stiglitz

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595585196

    In February of 2008, amid the looming global financial crisis, President Nicolas Sarkozy of France asked Nobel Prize?winning economists Joseph Stiglitz and Amartya Sen, along with the distinguished French economist Jean Paul Fitoussi, to establish a…

  • Planet Palm

    Planet Palm
    av Jocelyn C Zuckerman

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620975237

    In the tradition of Eric Schlosser's Fast Food Nation, a groundbreaking global investigation into the industry ravaging the environment and global health--from the James Beard Award-winning journalistOver the past few decades, palm oil has seeped in…

  • Slave Old Man

    Slave Old Man
    av Patrick Chamoiseau

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620972953

    The "heart-stopping" (The Millions), "richly layered" (Brooklyn Rail), "haunting, beautiful" (BuzzFeed) story of an escaped captive and the killer hound that pursues him "Slave Old Man is a cloudburst of a novel, swift and compressed--but every page…

  • Slave Old Man

    Slave Old Man
    av Patrick Chamoiseau

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620975886

    The "heart-stopping" (The Millions), "richly layered" (Brooklyn Rail), "haunting, beautiful" (BuzzFeed) story of an escaped captive and the killer hound that pursues him "Slave Old Man is a cloudburst of a novel, swift and compressed--but every page…

  • False Dawn

    False Dawn
    av John Gray

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781565845923

    Hailed by Kirkus Reviews as both "a convincing analysis of an international economy headed for disaster" and a "powerful challenge to economic orthodoxy," False Dawn shows that the attempt to impose the Anglo-American-style free market on the world…