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  • Imagined Communities

    Imagined Communities
    av Benedict Anderson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784786755

    What are the imagined communities that compel men to kill or to die for an idea of a nation? This notion of nationhood had its origins in the founding of the Americas, but was then adopted and transformed by populist movements in nineteenth-century…

  • Feminist City

    Feminist City
    av Leslie Kern

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739818

    Feminist City is an ongoing experiment in living differently, living better, and living more justly in an urban world.We live in the city of men. Our public spaces are not designed for female bodies. There is little consideration for woman as mother…

  • SCUM Manifesto

    SCUM Manifesto
    av Valerie Solanas

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784784409

    Life in this society being, at best, an utter bore and no aspect of society being at all relevant to women, there remains to civic-minded, responsible, thrill-seeking females only to overthrow the government, eliminate the money system, institute co…

  • Feminism for the 99%

    Feminism for the 99%
    av Nancy Fraser

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788734424

    Unaffordable housing, poverty wages, healthcare, climate change, border policing; not the issues you ordinarily hear feminists talking about. But don't these issues impact the vast majority of women globally? Taking as its inspiration the new wave o…

  • The Force of Nonviolence

    The Force of Nonviolence
    av Judith Butler

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732765

    "Judith Butler is the most creative and courageous social theorist writing today." - Cornel West "Judith Butler is quite simply one of the most probing, challenging, and influential thinkers of our time." - J. M. Bernstein Judith Butler's new book s…

  • If They Come in the Morning

    If They Come in the Morning

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784787691

    "The trial of Angela Davis is remembered as one of America's most historic political trials, and no one can tell the story better than Davis herself. Opening with a letter from James Baldwin to Angela, and including contributions from numerous radic…

  • Psychopolitics

    Psychopolitics
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784785772

    Byung-Chul Han, a star of German philosophy, continues his passionate critique of neoliberalism, trenchantly describing a regime of technological domination that, in contrast to Foucault's biopower, has discovered the productive force of the psyche.…

  • Psychopolitics

    Psychopolitics
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784785765

    Byung-Chul Han, a star of German philosophy, continues his passionate critique of neoliberalism, trenchantly describing a regime of technological domination that, in contrast to Foucault's biopower, has discovered the productive force of the psyche.…

  • The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg

    The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg
    av Rosa Luxemburg, Peter Hudis, Paul Le Blanc

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781688526

    Rosa Luxemburg (1871 - 1919) is widely regarded as one of the most creative writers of modern socialism and the foremost female theoretician of European radicalism. Her wide-ranging and incisive works, which include studies on capitalism's inherent…

  • The Sublime Object of Ideology

    The Sublime Object of Ideology
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844673001

    Slavoj A iA ek, the maverick philosopher, author of over 30 books, acclaimed as the "Elvis of cultural theory," and today's most controversial public intellectual. His work traverses the fields of philosophy, psychoanalysis, theology, history and po…

  • The End of Policing

    The End of Policing
    av Alex Vitale

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784782924

    The problem is not overpolicing, it is policing itself Recent years have seen an explosion of protest and concern about police brutality and repression--especially after months of violent protest erupted in Ferguson, Missouri following the police ki…

  • The End of Policing

    The End of Policing
    av Alex Vitale

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784782894

    Recent years have seen an explosion of protest and concern about police brutality and repression-especially after long-held grievances in Ferguson, Missouri, erupted in months of violent protest following the police killing of Brown. Much of the con…

  • Hegemony and socialist strategy

    Hegemony and socialist strategy
    av Ernesto Laclau

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781681541

    In this hugely influential book, Laclau and Mouffe examine the workings of hegemony and contemporary social struggles, and their significance for democratic theory. With the emergence of new social and political identities, and the frequent attacks…

  • The Case for the Green New Deal

    The Case for the Green New Deal
    av Ann Pettifor

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738156

    The GND has the potential of becoming one of the largest global campaigns of our times, and it started in Ann Pettifor's flat. In 2008, the first Green New Deal was devised by Pettifor and a group of English economist and thinkers, but was ignored w…

  • The Case for the Green New Deal

    The Case for the Green New Deal
    av Ann Pettifor

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739528

    n 2008, the first Green New Deal was devised by Pettifor and a group of English economist and thinkers, but was ignored within the tumults of the financial crash. A decade later, the ideas was revived within the democratic socialists in the US, fore…

  • First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

    First as Tragedy, Then as Farce
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786635938

    Billions of dollars were hastily poured into the global banking system in a frantic attempt at financial stabilisation. So why has it not been possible to bring the same forces to bear in addressing world poverty and environmental crisis? In this ta…

  • First As Tragedy, Then As Farce

    First As Tragedy, Then As Farce
    av Slavoj Zizek
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844674282

    From the tragedy of 9/11 to the farce of the financial meltdown In this bravura analysis of the current global crisis following on from his bestselling Welcome to the Desert of the Real, Slavoj Zizek argues that the liberal idea of the “end of…

  • Late Victorian Holocausts

    Late Victorian Holocausts
    av Mike Davis

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784786625

    Examining a series of El Nino-induced droughts and the famines that they spawned around the globe in the last third of the 19th century, Mike Davis discloses the intimate, baleful relationship between imperial arrogance and natural incident that com…

  • Late Victorian Holocausts

    Late Victorian Holocausts
    av Mike Davis

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781859843826

    Examining a series of El Nino-induced droughts and the famines that they spawned around the globe in the last third of the 19th century, Mike Davis discloses the intimate, baleful relationship between imperial arrogance and natural incident that com…

  • Carbon Democracy

    Carbon Democracy
    av Timothy Mitchell

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781681169

    Oil is a curse, it is often said, that condemns the countries producing it to an existence defined by war, corruption and enormous inequality. Carbon Democracy tells a more complex story, arguing that no nation escapes the political consequences of…

  • Will and Testament

    Will and Testament
    av Vigdis Hjorth

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788733106

    Four siblings. Two summer houses. One terrible secret. When a dispute over her parents' will grows bitter, Bergljot is drawn back into the orbit of the family she fled twenty years before. Her mother and father have decided to leave two island summe…

  • The Progress of This Storm

    The Progress of This Storm
    av Andreas Malm

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739405

    In a world careening towards climate chaos, nature is dead. It can no longer be separated from society. Everything is a blur of hybrids, where humans possess no exceptional agency that sets them apart from dead matter. But is it really so? In this b…

  • How to Be an Anticapitalist in the Twenty-First Century

    How to Be an Anticapitalist in the Twenty-First Century
    av Erik Olin Wright

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788736053

    Capitalism has transformed the world and increased our productivity, but at the cost of enormous human suffering. Our shared values-equality and fairness, democracy and freedom, community and solidarity-can both provide the basis for a critique of c…

  • Artificial Hells

    Artificial Hells
    av Claire Bishop

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844676903

    For over a decade, conceptual and performance art has been dominated by participatory art. Its champions, such as French curator Nicolas Bourriaud (who invented the term "relational aesthetics" to describe it) and American art historian Grant Kester…

  • Futurability

    Futurability
    av Franco "Bifo" Berardi

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784787448

    A comprehensive philosophy of contemporary life and politics, by one of the sharpest critics of the presentWe live in an age of impotence. Stuck between global war and global finance, between identity and capital, we seem incapable of producing the…

  • Futurability

    Futurability
    av Franco "Bifo" Berardi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784787431

    We live in an age of impotence. Stuck between global war and global finance, between identity and capital, we seem to be incapable of producing the radical change that is so desperately needed. Is there still a way to disentangle ourselves from a gl…

  • Reading the Romance

    Reading the Romance
    av Janice Radway

    Pocket - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860918936

  • Family Secrets

    Family Secrets
    av Annette Kuhn

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781859844069

    Annette Kuhn's work as a theorist of culture has won her a wide reputation for dissecting film and other images in books like Women's Pictures and The Power of the Image. In Family Secrets, she turns her attention to the deconstruction of pictures c…

  • The Xenofeminist Manifesto

    The Xenofeminist Manifesto
    av Laboria Cuboniks

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788731577

    Xenofeminism is not a bid for revolution, but a wager on the long game of history, demanding imagination, dexterity and persistence.Xenofeminism seeks to construct a coalitional politics, a politics without the infection of purity. Is xenofeminism a…

  • What Comes After Farce

    What Comes After Farce
    av Hal Foster

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738118

    Surveying the artistic and cultural scene in the era of Trump If farce follows tragedy, what follows farce? Where does the double predicament of a post-truth and post-shame politics leave artists and critics on the Left? How to demystify a hegemonic…

  • The Happiness Industry

    The Happiness Industry
    av William Davies

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784780951

    In the past decade, governments and corporations have become increasingly interested in measuring the way people feel: 'the Happiness index', 'Gross National Happiness', 'well-being' and positive psychology have come to dominate the way we live our…

  • The Happiness Industry

    The Happiness Industry
    av William Davies

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784782726

    In winter 2014, a Tibetan monk lectured the world leaders gathered at Davos on the importance of Happiness. In the recent DSM 5, the charter of all diagnosable mental illnesses for the first time included shyness and grief as treatable diseases. Hap…

  • Saints and Scholars

    Saints and Scholars
    av Terry Eagleton

    Pocket - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860915393

    In 1916, in a remote cottage on the west coast of Ireland, an unlikely collection of fugitives gathers. Ludwig Wittgenstein has run away from Cambridge and English insularity. His traveling companion, Nikolai Bakhtin (brother of the Marxist aestheti…

  • One-way Street and Other Writings

    One-way Street and Other Writings
    av Walter Benjamin

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781859841976

    This is a representative selection of Walter Benjamin's intellectual and literary writings. Reminiscences of childhood, reflections on language, psychology, aesthetics and politics are brought together to reveal the range of Benjamin's thought. The…

  • The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg

    The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg
    av Rosa Luxemburg

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781687659

    This first volume in Rosa Luxemburg's Complete Works, entitled Economic Writings 1, contains some of Luxemburg's most important statements on the globalization of capital, wage labor, imperialism, and pre-capitalist economic formations. In addition…

  • Race Nation Class

    Race Nation Class
    av Etienne Balibar

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844676712

    The modernity of racism and its relationship to contemporary capitalism.

  • Fully Automated Luxury Communism

    Fully Automated Luxury Communism
    av Aaron Bastani

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786632623

    The first decade of the twenty-first century marked the demise of the current world order. Despite widespread acknowledgement of these disruptive crises, the proposed response from the mainstream remains the same. Against the confines of this increa…

  • Fully Automated Luxury Communism

    Fully Automated Luxury Communism
    av Aaron Bastani

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786632630

    A different kind of politics for a new kind of society--beyond work, scarcity and capitalism In the twenty-first century, new technologies should liberate us from work. Automation, rather than undermining an economy built on full employment, is inst…

  • The Management of Savagery

    The Management of Savagery
    av Max Blumenthal

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732291

    THE MANAGEMENT OF SAVAGERY tells the story of the parallel rise of international jihadism and Western ultra-nationalism. Since Washington's secret funding of the Mujahideen following the Russian invasion of Afghanistan in the 1970s, America has supp…

  • The Management of Savagery

    The Management of Savagery
    av Max Blumenthal

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732307

    The rise of international jihad and Western ultra-nationalism In the Management of Savagery, Max Blumenthal excavates the real story behind America's dealings with the world and shows how the extremist forces that now threaten peace across the globe…

  • Females

    Females
    av Andrea Long Chu

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788737371

    "Everyone is female, and everyone hates it."So begins Andrea Long Chu's genre-defying investigation into sex and lies, desperate artists and reckless politics, the smothering embrace of gender and the punishing force of desire. Drawing inspiration f…

  • Urban Warfare

    Urban Warfare
    av Raquel Rolnik

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788731607

    In Urban Warfare, Rolnik charts how the financialisation of housing has become a global crisis, as models of home ownership, originating in the US and UK, are being exported around the world. These developments were largely organised by htosw who be…

  • Urban Warfare

    Urban Warfare
    av Raquel Rolnik

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788733007

    How finance and politics have caused the global housing crisisThe most comprehensive survey of the current crisis, Urban Warfare charts how the financial crisis and wider urban politics have left millions homeless and in financial desperation across…

  • People's Republic of Walmart

    People's Republic of Walmart
    av Leigh Philips

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786635167

    For the left and the right, major multinational companies are held up as the ultimate expressions of free-market capitalism. Their remarkable success appears to vindicate the old idea that modern society is too complex to be subjected to a plan. And…

  • The Origins of Postmodernity

    The Origins of Postmodernity
    av Perry Anderson

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781859842225

    Trenchant and panoramic, The Origins of Postmodernity traces the genesis, consolidation and consequences of the notion of the postmodern. Beginning its exhilarating intellectual tour in the Hispanic world of the 1930s, it follows the changes in the…

  • The Groundings with My Brothers

    The Groundings with My Brothers
    av Walter Rodney

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788731157

    "I have sat on a little oil drum, rusty and in the midst of garbage, and some black brothers and I have grounded together." - Walter Rodney In his short life, the Guyanese intellectual Walter Rodney emerged as one of the leading thinkers and activis…

  • Proletarian Nights

    Proletarian Nights
    av Jacques Ranciere

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844677788

    Proletarian Nights, one of Ranciere's most significant works, dramatically reinterprets the Revolution of 1830, contending that workers were not rebelling against specific hardships and conditions but against the unyielding predetermination of their…

  • Potential History

    Potential History
    av Ariella Azoulay

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788735711

    In this theoretical tour-de-force, renowned scholar Ariella Aisha Azoulay calls on us to recognize the imperial foundations of knowledge and to refuse its strictures and its many violences.Azoulay argues that the institutions that make our world, fr…

  • The Morals of the Market

    The Morals of the Market
    av Jessica Whyte

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786633118

    Drawing on detailed archival research on the parallel histories of human rights and neoliberalism, Jessica Whyte uncovers the place of human rights in neoliberal attempts to develop a moral framework for a market society. In the wake of the Second W…

  • The Morals of the Market

    The Morals of the Market
    av Jessica Whyte

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786633460

    Drawing on detailed archival research on the parallel histories of human rights and neoliberalism, Jessica Whyte uncovers the place of human rights in neoliberal attempts to develop a moral framework for a market society. In the wake of the Second W…

  • Set the Night on Fire

    Set the Night on Fire
    av Mike Davis

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784780227

    A magisterial, kaleidoscopic, riveting history of Los Angeles in the Sixties Histories of the US Sixties invariably focus on New York City, but Los Angeles was an epicenter of that decade's political and social earthquake. LA was a launchpad for Bla…

  • The Old Is Dying and the New Cannot Be Born

    The Old Is Dying and the New Cannot Be Born
    av Nancy Fraser

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732727

    Neoliberalism is fracturing, but what will emerge in its wake? Across the globe politics as usual are being rejected and faith in neoliberalism is fracturing beyond repair. Leading political theorist Nancy Fraser, in conversation with Jacobin publis…

  • The Holocaust Industry: Reflections on the Exploitation of Jewish Suffering

    The Holocaust Industry: Reflections on the Exploitation of Jewish Suffering
    av Norman Finkelstein

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781685617

    "In an iconoclastic and controversial study, Norman G. Finkelstein moves from an interrogation of the place the Holocaust has come to occupy in American culture to a disturbing examination of recent Holocaust compensation agreements. It was not unti…

  • For a Left Populism

    For a Left Populism
    av Chantal Mouffe

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786637567

    What is the "populist moment" and what does it mean for the left?We are currently witnessing in Western Europe a "populist moment" that signals the crisis of neoliberal hegemony. The central axis of the political conflict will be between right- and…

  • For a Left Populism

    For a Left Populism
    av Chantal Mouffe

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786637550

    Populism, today, is the expression of a crisis of liberal-democratic politics. It is more than an ideology or a political regime. It is a way of doing politics that can take various forms but emerges when one aims at building a new subject of collec…

  • Fragments

    Fragments
    av Jean Baudrillard

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844675739

    This third book in the Cool Memories series is culled from Baudrillard's notebooks in the period when he was composing The Illusion of the End and The Perfect Crime. In it, he resumes his investigation of the meta-metaphysics of objects. Like its pr…

  • The Conservation Revolution

    The Conservation Revolution
    av Bram Buscher

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788737715

    This is the only way it can contribute to the drastic transformations needed to come to a truly sustainable model of development. The good news is that conservation is ready for revolution. Heated debates about the rise of the Anthropocene and the c…

  • The System of Objects

    The System of Objects
    av Jean Baudrillard

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738545

    The System of Objects is a tour de force-a theoretical letter-in-a-bottle tossed into the ocean in 1968, which brilliantly communicates to us all the live ideas of the day-offering a cultural critique of the commodity in consumer society. Weaving Fr…

  • Democracy Against Capitalism

    Democracy Against Capitalism
    av Ellen Meiksins Wood

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784782443

    Historian and political thinker Ellen Meiksins Wood argues that theories of "postmodern" fragmentation, "difference", and contingency can barely accommodate the idea of capitalism, let alone subject it to critique. In this book she sets out to renew…

  • Capital Is Dead

    Capital Is Dead
    av McKenzie Wark

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788735308

    In this radical and visionary new book, McKenzie Wark argues that the all-pervasive presence of data in our networked society has given rise to a new mode of production, one not ruled over by capitalists and their factories but by those who own and…

  • Rebel Cities

    Rebel Cities
    av David Harvey

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788734929

    Long before Occupy, cities were the subject of much utopian thinking. They are the centers of capital accumulation as well as of revolutionary politics, where deeper currents of social and political change rise to the surface. Do the financiers and…

  • The Communist Manifesto

    The Communist Manifesto
    av Karl Marx

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844678761

    In the two decades following the fall of the Berlin Wall, capitalism entrenched itself globally in its modern, neoliberal form. Its ascendance was so triumphant that the word "capitalism" itself ceased to be used; it became a given. But with the out…