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  • How to Blow Up a Pipeline

    How to Blow Up a Pipeline
    av Andreas Malm

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781839760259

    The science on climate change has been clear for a very long time now. Yet despite decades of appeals, mass street protests, petition campaigns, and peaceful demonstrations, we are still facing a booming fossil fuel industry, rising seas, rising emi…

  • 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…

  • White Skin, Black Fuel

    White Skin, Black Fuel

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781839761744

    In recent years, the far right has done everything in its power to accelerate the heating: an American president who believes it is a hoax has removed limits on fossil fuel production. The Brazilian president has opened the Amazon and watched it bur…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Terminal Boredom

    Terminal Boredom
    av Izumi Suzuki

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739887

    On a planet where men are contained in ghettoised isolation, women enjoy the fruits of a queer matriarchal utopia -- until a boy escapes and a young woman's perception of the world is violently interupted. Two old friends enjoy cocktails on a holida…

  • 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…

  • Feminist City

    Feminist City
    av Leslie Kern

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739825

    What should a metropolis for working women look like? A city of friendships beyond Sex and the City. A transit system that accommodates mothers with strollers on the school run. A public space with enough toilets. A place where women can walk withou…

  • 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 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…

  • America

    America
    av Jean Baudrillard

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844676828

    In America, France's leading philosopher of postmodernism took to the freeways to produce a collection of traveler's tales from the land of hyperreality. From the sierras of New Mexico to the streets of New York and LA by night-- a sort of luminous,…

  • Tomorrow Sex Will Be Good Again

    Tomorrow Sex Will Be Good Again
    av Katherine Angel

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739160

    Women are in a bind. In the name of consent and empowerment, they must proclaim their desires clearly and confidently. Yet sex researchers suggest that women's desire is often slow to emerge. And men are keen to insist that they know what women-and…

  • The Last Man Takes LSD

    The Last Man Takes LSD
    av Daniel Zamora

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781839761393

    In May 1975, Michel Foucault took LSD in the desert in southern California. He described it as the most important event of his life which would lead him to completely rework his History of Sexuality. His focus now would not be on power relations but…

  • 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…

  • Ruling the Void

    Ruling the Void
    av Peter Mair

    Inbunden - 2013 - 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.…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • October

    October
    av China Mieville

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784782788

    In February of 1917 Russia was a backward, autocratic monarchy, mired in an unpopular war; by October, after not one but two revolutions, it had become the world's first workers' state, straining to be at the vanguard of global revolution. How did t…

  • October

    October
    av China Mieville

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784782771

    Award-winning writer China Mieville has long been inspired by the ideals of the Russian Revolution and here, on the centenary of the revolution, he provides his own distinctive take on its history. In February 1917, in the midst of bloody war, Russi…

  • Precarious Life

    Precarious Life
    av Judith Butler

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738613

    In her most impassioned and personal book to date, Judith Butler responds in this profound appraisal of post-9/11 America to the current US policies to wage perpetual war, and calls for a deeper understanding of how mourning and violence might inste…

  • Precarious Life

    Precarious Life
    av Judith Butler

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844675449

    An appraisal of post-September 11 America presents the U.S. government's decision to attack Afghanistan and Iraq as a response to loss and grief, arguing that the vulnerability being experienced in the western world is posing an opportunity to imagi…

  • Post-Growth Living

    Post-Growth Living
    av Kate Soper

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738873

    The reality of runaway climate change is inextricably linked with the mass consumerist, capitalist society in which we live. And the cult of endless growth, and endless consumption of cheap disposable commodities isn't only destroying the world, it…

  • The Myths of Liberal Zionism

    The Myths of Liberal Zionism
    av Yitzchak Laor

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784786281

    Yitzhak Laor is one of Israel's most prominent dissidents and poets, a latter-day Spinoza who helps keep alive the critical tradition within Jewish culture. In this work he fearlessly dissects the complex attitudes of Western European liberal Left i…

  • The Myths of Liberal Zionism

    The Myths of Liberal Zionism
    av Yitzchak Laor

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844673148

    Yitzhak Laor is one of Israel's most prominent dissidents and poets, a latter-day Spinoza who helps keep alive the critical tradition within Jewish culture. In this work, he fearlessly dissects the complex attitudes of Western European liberal Left…

  • How Race Survived Us History

    How Race Survived Us History
    av David R Roediger

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788736466

    In this absorbing chronicle of the role of race in US history, David R. Roediger explores how the idea of race was created and recreated from the 1600s to the present day. From the late seventeenth century-the era in which Du Bois located the emerge…

  • 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…

  • Taking A Long Look

    Taking A Long Look

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739771

    For nearly fifty years, Vivian Gornick's essays, written with her characteristic clarity of perception and vibrant prose, have explored feminism and writing, literature and culture, politics and personal experience. Drawing writing from the course o…

  • A Realist Theory of Science

    A Realist Theory of Science
    av Prof. Roy Bhaskar

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844672042

    A text of the philosophical movement of critical realism.

  • 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…

  • Cool Memories

    Cool Memories
    av Jean Baudrillard

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860915003

    Jean Baudrillard's last book was about America. His new one is about cats, Foucault, Alfa Romeos, leukaemia, Catholicism, the Berlin Wall, mattresses, Laurent Fabius, Jean-Paul II, roses, Antartica, Lech Walesa, mud wrestling, Zinoviev, porn films,…

  • Fragments

    Fragments
    av Jean Baudrillard

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844675739

    Features postmodernity's quintessential theorist with his meditations on the meanings of objects.

  • Hostile Environment

    Hostile Environment
    av Maya Goodfellow

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739603

    Longlisted for the 2019 Jhalak Prize From the 1960s the UK's immigration policy - introduced by both Labour and Tory governments - has been a toxic combination of racism and xenophobia. Maya Goodfellow tracks this history through to the present day,…

  • Desire Unlimited

    Desire Unlimited
    av Paul Julian Smith

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781681770

    In the last decade, Spanish auteur Pedro Almodovar has grown from critical darling of the film circuit scene to mainstream success. Frequently comic, often deadly serious, always visually glorious, his recent films range from the Academy Award-winni…

  • Money

    Money
    av Michel Aglietta

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786634412

    As the financial crisis reached its climax in September 2008, the most important figure on the planet was Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke. The whole financial system was collapsing, without anything to stop it. When a senator asked Bernanke wh…

  • Money

    Money
    av Michel Aglietta

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786634429

    As the financial crisis reached its climax in September 2008, the most important figure on the planet was Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke. The whole financial system was collapsing, without anything to stop it. When a senator asked Bernanke wh…

  • Revolting Prostitutes

    Revolting Prostitutes
    av Juno Mac

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786633613

    How the law harms sex workers--and what they want insteadDo you have to endorse prostitution in order to support sex worker rights? Should clients be criminalized, and can the police deliver justice?In Revolting Prostitutes, sex workers Juno Mac and…

  • Chavs

    Chavs
    av Owen Jones

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781839760921

    In modern Britain, the working class has become an object of fear and ridicule.In this acclaimed investigation, Owen Jones explores how the working class has gone from "salt of the earth" to "scum of the earth." Exposing the ignorance and prejudice…

  • Chavs

    Chavs
    av Owen Jones

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844676965

    In modern Britain, the working class has become an object of fear and ridicule. From Little Britain's Vicky Pollard to the demonization of Jade Goody, media and politicians alike dismiss as feckless, criminalized and ignorant a vast, underprivileged…

  • Chavs

    Chavs
    av Owen Jones

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784783778

    In modern Britain, the working class has become an object of fear and ridicule. From Little Britain's Vicky Pollard to the demonization of Jade Goody, media and politicians alike dismiss as feckless, criminalized and ignorant a vast, underprivileged…

  • What is Philosophy?

    What is Philosophy?
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860916864

    "The question 'what is philosophy?' can perhaps only be posed lat in life, with the arrival of old age and the time for speaking concretely. It is a question posed in a moment of quiet restlessness, at midnight, when there is no longer anything to a…

  • The New Spirit of Capitalism

    The New Spirit of Capitalism
    av Luc Boltanski

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786633255

    In this major work, sociologists Luc Boltanski and Eve Chiapello go to the heart of the changes in contemporary capitalism. Via an unprecedented analysis of the latest management texts that have formed the thinking of employers in their reorganizati…

  • The New Spirit of Capitalism

    The New Spirit of Capitalism
    av Luc Boltanski

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844671656

    In this major work, sociologists Luc Boltanski and Eve Chiapello go to the heart of the changes in contemporary business culture. Via an unprecedented analysis of the latest management texts that have formed the thinking of employers in their reorga…

  • 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…

  • An Event, Perhaps

    An Event, Perhaps
    av Peter Salmon

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788732819

    Who was Jacques Derrida? For some, he is responsible, at least in part, for the contemporary crisis of truth. For the far right, he is one of the architects of Cultural Marxism. To his academic critics, he reduced French philosophy to 'little more t…

  • 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

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781839763786

    The massive uprising following the police killing of George Floyd in the summer of 2020--by some estimates the largest protests in US history--thrust the argument to defund the police to the forefront of international politics. It also made The End…

  • 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…

  • Brazil Apart

    Brazil Apart
    av Perry Anderson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788737944

    What does Brazil's lurch to the hard right under Jair Bolsonaro portend for Latin America's most populous society, and how has it come about? Perry Anderson, foremost observer of the Brazilian scene in the English-speaking world, offers a matchless…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Fortunes of Feminism

    Fortunes of Feminism
    av Nancy Fraser

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738576

    During the ferment of the New Left, "Second Wave" feminism emerged as a struggle for women's liberation and took its place alongside other radical movements that were questioning core features of capitalist society. But feminism's subsequent immersi…

  • The Politics of Friendship

    The Politics of Friendship
    av Jacques Derrida

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738590

    Jacques Derrida was one of most influential philosophers of the 20th century. In The Politics of Friendship he explores the idea of friendship and its political consequences, past and future in order to explore invention of a radically new friendshi…

  • The Politics of Friendship

    The Politics of Friendship
    av Jacques Derrida

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844670543

    The most influential of contemporary philosophers explores the idea of friendship and its political consequences, past and future.

  • Essays Critical and Clinical

    Essays Critical and Clinical
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860916147

    "Authors, if they are great, are more like doctors than patients: they are themselves astonishing diagnosticians or symptomatologists." So wrote the philosopher Gilles Deleuze, setting himself the task of demonstrating the connections between litera…

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

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

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788739559

    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…

  • 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…

  • Order Out of Chaos

    Order Out of Chaos
    av Ilya Prigogine

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786631008

    Order Out of Chaos is a sweeping critique of the discordant landscape of modern scientific knowledge. In this landmark book, Nobel Laureate Ilya Prigogine and acclaimed philosopher Isabelle Stengers offer an exciting and accessible account of the ph…

  • A Planet to Win

    A Planet to Win
    av Kate Aronoff

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788738316

    In October 2018, the IPCC published a report warning that the world would warm 1.5 C by 2040 without massive emissions reductions by 2030, with results more devastating than previously imagined. In November, the charismatic democratic socialist Alex…

  • Fire and Blood

    Fire and Blood
    av Enzo Traverso

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784781361

    Fire and Blood looks at the European crisis of the two world wars as a single historical sequence: the age of the European Civil War (1914-1945). Its overture was played out in the trenches of the Great War; its coda on a ruined continent. It opened…

  • 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 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…

  • The Invention of the Jewish People

    The Invention of the Jewish People
    av Shlomo Sand

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844676231

    All modern nation states have a story of their origins, passed down through both official and popular culture, and yet few of these accounts have proved as divisive and influential as the Israeli national myth. The well-known tale of Jewish exile at…