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  • Climate Crisis and the Global Green New Deal

    Climate Crisis and the Global Green New Deal
    av Noam Chomsky

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739856

    Can capitalism survive climate change? Can humanity? The environmental crisis under way is unique in human history. It is a true existential crisis. Those alive today will decide the fate of humanity. Meanwhile, the leaders of the most powerful stat…

  • Automation and the Future of Work

    Automation and the Future of Work
    av Aaron Benanav

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781839761294

    Silicon Valley titans, politicians, techno-futurists and social critics have united in arguing that we are living on the cusp of an era of rapid technological automation, heralding the end of work as we know it. But does the much-discussed 'rise of…

  • 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…

  • Corona, Climate, Chronic Emergency

    Corona, Climate, Chronic Emergency
    av Andreas Malm

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781839762154

    The economic and social impact of the coronavirus pandemic has been unprecedented. Governments have spoken of being at war and find themselves forced to seek new powers in order to maintain social order and prevent the spread of the virus. This is o…

  • 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…

  • An Event, Perhaps

    An Event, Perhaps
    av Peter Salmon

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732802

    Who was Jacques Derrida, and why does he have such a towering, and foreboding reputation across modern philosophy? For some he is the source of the crisis of alternative facts. For far right terrorist Anders Brievik, 'Derridian deconstruction' was t…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

    How Europe Underdeveloped Africa
    av Walter Rodney

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788731188

    The classic work of political, economic, and historical analysis, powerfully introduced by Angela Davis In his short life, the Guyanese intellectual Walter Rodney emerged as one of the leading thinkers and activists of the anticolonial revolution, l…

  • 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 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…

  • Spaces of Global Capitalism

    Spaces of Global Capitalism
    av David Harvey

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788734653

    Fiscal crises have cascaded across much of the developing world with devastating results, from Mexico to Indonesia, Russia and Argentina. The extreme volatility in contemporary political economic fortunes seems to mock our best efforts to understand…

  • 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…

  • General Intellects

    General Intellects
    av McKenzie Wark

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786631909

    What has happened to the public intellectuals that used to challenge and inform us? Who is the Sartre, de Beauvoir or Stuart Hall of the present age? In General Intellects, McKenzie Wark introduces us to 25 thinkers who are transforming the landscap…

  • 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…

  • 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 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…

  • A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things

    A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
    av Raj Patel

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788737746

    Nature, money, work, care, food, energy, and lives: these are the seven things that have made our world and will shape its future. In making these things cheap, modern commerce has transformed, governed, and devastated Earth. In A History of the Wor…

  • A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things

    A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
    av Raj Patel

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732130

    Nature, money, work, care, food, energy, and lives: these are the seven things that have made our world and will shape its future. In making these things cheap, modern commerce has transformed, governed, and devastated Earth. In A History of the Wor…

  • Frames of War

    Frames of War
    av Judith Butler

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784782474

    In this urgent response to violence, racism and increasingly aggressive methods of coercion, Judith Butler explores the media's portrayal of armed conflict, a process integral to how the West prosecutes its wars. In doing so, she calls for a reconce…

  • 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…

  • Fossil Capital

    Fossil Capital
    av Andreas Malm

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784781293

    The more we debate about the catastrophic implications of climate change, the more fossil fuels we continue to burn. How did we get caught up in this mess? In this masterful new history, Malm claims that it all began in Britain with the rise of stea…

  • Fossil Capital

    Fossil Capital
    av Andreas Malm

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784781323

    The more we debate about the catastrophic implications of climate change, the more fossil fuels we continue to burn. How did we get caught up in this mess? In this masterful new history, Malm claims that it all began in Britain with the rise of stea…

  • Rentier Capitalism

    Rentier Capitalism
    av Brett Christophers

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739726

    In this landmark book, the author of The New Enclosure provides a forensic examination and sweeping critique of early-twenty-first-century capitalism. Brett Christophers styles this as 'rentier capitalism', in which ownership of key types of scarce…

  • Ruling the Void

    Ruling the Void
    av Peter Mair

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844673247

    The argument that Western democracy is being hollowed out, as political participation declines and party allegiance weakens, is now widely cited. Yet the indicators can be uncertain and until now there hasn't been a comprehensive comparative study.…

  • 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…

  • The Authoritarian Personality

    The Authoritarian Personality
    av Else Frenkel-Brunswik, Daniel J. Levinson, R. Nevi Adorno

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788731645

    What makes a fascist? Are there character traits that make someone more likely to vote for the far right? The Authoritarian Personality, written in the shadow of Fascism and the Holocaust, looked to analyse the rise of Fascism in Europe through the…

  • Glitch Feminism

    Glitch Feminism
    av Legacy Russell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786632661

    The divide between the digital and the real world no longer exists: we are connected all the time. How do we find out who we are within this digital era? Where do we create the space to explore our identity? How can we come together and create solid…

  • Critical Encounters

    Critical Encounters
    av Wolfgang Streeck

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738743

    From the acclaimed author of How Will Capitalism End? comes an omnibus of long-form critical essays engaging with leading economists and thinkers. Critical Encounters draws on Wolfgang Streeck's inimitable writing for the London Review of Books and…

  • The New Enclosure

    The New Enclosure
    av Brett Christophers

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786631596

    Much has been written about Britain's trailblazing post-1970s privatization program, but the biggest privatization of them all has until now escaped scrutiny: the privatization of land. Since Margaret Thatcher took power in 1979, and hidden from the…

  • The New Enclosure

    The New Enclosure
    av Brett Christophers

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786631589

    Much has been written about Britain's trailblazing post-1970s privatization program, but the biggest privatization of them all has until now escaped scrutiny: the privatization of land. Since Margaret Thatcher took power in 1979, and hidden from the…

  • Minima Moralia

    Minima Moralia
    av Theodor Adorno

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738538

    Written between 1944 and 1947, Minima Moralia is a collection of rich, lucid aphorisms and essays about life in modern capitalist society. From the books of Marcel Proust to interior design, sexuality to childhood, hotels to the rise of fascism, cin…

  • 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 Other

    The Other
    av Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786635969

    In our globalised but increasingly polarised age, Kapuscinski shows how the Other remains one of the most compelling ideas of our times. In this reflection on a lifetime of travel, the renown travel writer takes a fresh look at the Western idea of t…

  • All That Is Solid Melts Into Air

    All That Is Solid Melts Into Air
    av Marshall Berman

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844676446

    Marshall Berman's "All That Is Solid Melts Into Air" is widely acclaimed as one of the greatest books on modernity. A kaleidoscopic journey into the experiences of modernization, the dizzying social changes that swept millions of people into the cap…

  • Bland Fanatics

    Bland Fanatics
    av Pankaj Mishra

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788737333

    Decades of violence and chaos have generated a political and intellectual hysteria-ranging from imperial atavism to paranoia about invading or hectically breeding Muslim hordes-that has affected even the most intelligent in Anglo-America. In Bland F…

  • Inventing the Future

    Inventing the Future
    av Nick Srnicek

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784786229

    Neoliberalism isn't working. Austerity is forcing millions into poverty and many more into precarious work, while the left remains trapped in stagnant political practices that offer no respite. Inventing the Future is a bold new manifesto for life a…

  • Designing Disorder

    Designing Disorder
    av Richard Sennett

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788737807

    A manifesto for the Open City: vibrant, disordered, adaptable. In 1970 Richard Sennett published the ground breaking The Uses of Disorder, that the ideal of a planned and ordered city was flawed, likely to produce a fragile, restrictive urban enviro…

  • The Invention of the Jewish People

    The Invention of the Jewish People
    av Shlomo Sand

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788736619

    A historical tour de force, The Invention of the Jewish People offers a groundbreaking account of Jewish and Israeli history. Exploding the myth that there was a forced Jewish exile in the first century at the hands of the Romans, Israeli historian…

  • Race Nation Class

    Race Nation Class
    av Etienne Balibar

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844676712

    The modernity of racism and its relationship to contemporary capitalism.

  • New Reflections on the Revolution of Our Time

    New Reflections on the Revolution of Our Time
    av Ernesto Laclau

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860919193

    New Reflections on the Revolution of Our Time continues the innovative exploration of major issues concerning democracy and socialism which was staked out in Hegemony and Socialist Strategy. Examining the meanings of social struggle in the context o…

  • 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 Romance of American Communism

    The Romance of American Communism
    av Vivian Gornick

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788735506

    Writer and critic Vivian Gornick's long-unavailable classic exploring how Left politics gave depth and meaning to American life "Before I knew that I was Jewish or a girl I knew that I was a member of the working class." So begins Vivian Gornick's e…

  • Grand Hotel Abyss

    Grand Hotel Abyss
    av Stuart Jeffries

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784785697

    This brilliant group biography asks who were the Frankfurt School and why they matter today In 1923, a group of young radical German thinkers and intellectuals came together to at Victoria Alle 7, Frankfurt, determined to explain the workings of the…

  • Grand Hotel Abyss

    Grand Hotel Abyss
    av Stuart Jeffries

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784785680

    In 1923, a group of young radical German thinkers and intellectuals came together to at Victoria Alle 7, Frankfurt, determined to explain the workings of the modern world. Among the most prominent members of what became the Frankfurt School were the…

  • The Black Atlantic

    The Black Atlantic
    av Paul Gilroy

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860916758

    "Whilst others scarcely put a toe in the water, in The Black Atlantic Gilroy goes in deep and returns with riches." Guardian Afrocentrism, Eurocentrism, Caribbean Studies. To the forces of cultural nationalism trapped in their respective camps, this…

  • The Emancipated Spectator

    The Emancipated Spectator
    av Jacques Ranciere

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844677610

    The theorists of art and film commonly depict the modern audience as aesthetically and politically passive. In response, both artists and thinkers have sought to transform the spectator into an active agent and the spectacle into a communal performa…

  • The Emancipated Spectator

    The Emancipated Spectator
    av Jacques Ranciere

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739641

    The theorists of art and film commonly depict the modern audience as aesthetically and politically passive. In response, both artists and thinkers have sought to transform the spectator into an active agent and the spectacle into a communal performa…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Mobility Justice

    Mobility Justice
    av Mimi Sheller

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788730921

    Mobility justice is one of the crucial political and ethical issues of our day. We are in the midst of a global climate crisis and extreme challenges of urbanization. At the same time it is difficult to ignore the deaths of thousands of migrants at…

  • Mobility Justice

    Mobility Justice
    av Mimi Sheller

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788730952

    Mobility justice is one of the crucial political and ethical issues of our day. We are in the midst of a global climate crisis and extreme challenges of urbanization. At the same time it is difficult to ignore the deaths of thousands of migrants at…

  • Extrastatecraft

    Extrastatecraft
    av Keller Easterling

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784783648

    From the skyline of Dubai to the idea of 'quality', the impact of broadband cabling in West Africa to the street plan beneath your feet Extrastatecraft is the operating system of the modern world. What can we do about it? Infrastructure is not only…

  • The Wages of Whiteness

    The Wages of Whiteness
    av David R. Roediger

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844671458

    This is the new, fully updated edition of this now-classic study of working-class racism. Combining classical Marxism, psychoanalysis and the new labor history pioneered by E. P. Thompson and Herbert Gutman, David Roediger's widely acclaimed book pr…

  • To Kill a Nation

    To Kill a Nation
    av Michael Parenti
    (2 recensioner)

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781859843666

    Drawing on a wide range of unpublished material and observations gathered from his visit to Yugoslavia in 1999, Michael Parenti challenges mainstream media coverage of the war and uncovers hidden agendas behind the Western talk of genocide, ethnic c…