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Howard Zinn on Race

Written by Howard Zinn
Introduction by Cornel West


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $14.95
ISBN: 978-1-60980-134-2 (1-60980-134-2)

Howard Zinn on Race is Zinn’s choice of the shorter writings and speeches that best reflect his views on America’s most taboo topic. As chairman of the history department at all black women’s Spelman College, Zinn was an outspoken supporter of student activists in the nascent civil rights movement. In “The... Read more >
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Howard Zinn on War

Written by Howard Zinn
Introduction by Marilyn B. Young


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $16.95
ISBN: 978-1-60980-133-5 (1-60980-133-4)

This second edition of Howard Zinn on War is a collection of twenty-six short writings chosen by the author to represent his thinking on a subject that concerned and fascinated him throughout his career. He reflects on the wars against Iraq, the war in Kosovo, the Vietnam War, World War II... Read more >
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La Otra Historia de los Estados Unidos

Written by Howard Zinn
Translated by Toni Strubel


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $19.95
ISBN: 978-1-60980-351-3 (1-60980-351-5)

Howard Zinn’s books have inspired students and activists of all ages, affirming the power of ordinary people to influence the course of history. In La Otra Historia of Los Estados Unidos, the definitive Spanish-language edition of Zinn’s classic A People’s History of the United States, Zinn takes on the standard narrative... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

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The Power of Nonviolence
Writings by Advocates of Peace
Written by Howard Zinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: September 12, 2002
Price: $16.00
ISBN: 978-0-8070-1407-3 (0-8070-1407-9)

“There is no easy way out of the spiraling morass of terror and brutality that confronts the world today. It is time now for the human race to hold still, to delve into its wells of collective wisdom, both ancient and modern.”--Arundhati Roy

The Power of Nonviolence, the first anthology of... Read more >

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Terrorism and War

Written by Howard Zinn
Edited by Anthony Arnove


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: March 5, 2002
Price: $9.95
ISBN: 978-1-58322-493-9 (1-58322-493-9)

Truth–as Zinn shows us in the interviews that make up Terrorism and War–has indeed been the first casualty of war, starting from the beginnings of American empire in the Spanish-American War. But war has many other casualties, he argues, including civil liberties on the home front and human rights abroad. In... Read more >
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The Zinn Reader
Writings on Disobedience and Democracy
Written by Howard Zinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 752 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: July 7, 2009
Price: $21.95
ISBN: 978-1-58322-870-8 (1-58322-870-5)

No other radical historian has reached so many hearts and minds as Howard Zinn. It is rare that a historian of the Left has managed to retain as much credibility while refusing to let his academic mantle change his beautiful writing style from being anything but direct, forthright, and accessible. Whether... Read more >
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Mapping Ideology

Edited by Slavoj Zizek
Contribution by Nicholas Abercrombie, Theodor Adorno, Louis Althusser and Michele Barrett


Format: Trade Paperback, 348 pages
Publisher: Verso
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $26.95
ISBN: 978-1-84467-554-8 (1-84467-554-8)

For a long time, the term ‘ideology’ was in disrepute, having become associated with such unfashionable notions as fundamental truth and the eternal verities. The tide has turned, and recent years have seen a revival of interest in the questions that ideology poses to social and cultural theory, and to political... Read more >
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The Year of Dreaming Dangerously

Written by Slavoj Zizek
Introduction by Michel Eltchaninoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 142 pages
Publisher: Verso
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $14.95
ISBN: 978-1-78168-042-1 (1-78168-042-6)

Call it the year of dreaming dangerously: 2011 caught the world off guard with a series of shattering events. While protesters in New York, Cairo, London, and Athens took to the streets in pursuit of emancipation, obscure destructive fantasies inspired the world’s racist populists in places as far apart as Hungary... Read more >
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