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The Utopia of Rules
On Technology, Stupidity, and the Secret Joys of Bureaucracy
Written by David Graeber


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $26.95

From the author of the blockbuster international bestseller Debt: The First 5,000 Years comes a revelatory account of the way bureaucracy rules our lives


Where does the desire for endless rules, regulations, and bureaucracy come from? How did we come to spend so much of our time filling out forms?... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Compaņeras

(Available February 24, 2015)
Compaņeras
Written by Hilary Klein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805876
Our Price: $19.95
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Compaņeras
Zapatista Women's Stories
Written by Hilary Klein


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $19.95

Compañeras is the untold story of women's involvement in the Zapatista movement, the indigenous rebellion that has inspired grassroots activists around the world for over two decades. Gathered here are the stories of grandmothers, mothers, and daughters who became guerilla insurgents and political leaders, educators and healers—who worked collectively to construct... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Compaņeras
Zapatista Women's Stories
Written by Hilary Klein


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $19.95

Compañeras is the untold story of women's involvement in the Zapatista movement, the indigenous rebellion that has inspired grassroots activists around the world for over two decades. Gathered here are the stories of grandmothers, mothers, and daughters who became guerilla insurgents and political leaders, educators and healers—who worked collectively to construct... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Deja Vu and the End of History

(Available February 24, 2015)
Deja Vu and the End of History
Written by Paolo Virno, Translated by David Broder
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781686119
Our Price: $95.00
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Deja Vu and the End of History

Written by Paolo Virno
Translated by David Broder


Format: Hardcover, 200 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $95.00

Déjà vu, which doubles and confuses our experience of time, is a psychological phenomenon with peculiar relevance to our contemporary historical circumstances. From this starting point, the acclaimed Italian philosopher Paolo Virno examines the construct of memory, the passage of time, and the “end of history.” Through thinkers such as Bergson... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Field Guide to Luck
How to Use and Interpret Charms, Signs, and Superstitions
Written by Alys R. Yablon


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $15.95

Take Control of Your Destiny!
 
From the good luck provided by shamrocks, rabbits’s feet, and horseshoes to the misfortune caused by broken mirrors, black cats, and umbrellas opened indoors, our lives are filled with signs and superstitions that guide our destiny and influence our fate.
 
Fortunately, Field Guide... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Future

(Available February 24, 2015)
The Future
Written by Marc Auge, Translated by John Howe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685679
Our Price: $70.00
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The Future

Written by Marc Auge
Translated by John Howe


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $70.00

For Marc Augé, best-selling author of Non-Places, the prevailing idea of “the Future” rests on our present fears of the contemporary world. It is to the future that we look for redemption and progress; but it is also where we project our personal and apocalyptic anxieties. By questioning notions of certainty... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Heroes

(Available February 24, 2015)
Heroes
Written by Franco "Bifo" Berardi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685778
Our Price: $95.00
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Heroes
Mass Murder and Suicide
Written by Franco "Bifo" Berardi


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $95.00

What is the relationship between capitalism and mental health? In his most unsettling book to date, Franco “Bifo” Berardi embarks on an exhilarating journey through philosophy, psychoanalysis and current events, searching for the social roots of the mental malaise of our age.

Spanning an array of horrors – the Aurora “Joker&rdquo... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Ma, I'm Gettin Meself a New Mammy

(Available February 24, 2015)
Ma, I'm Gettin Meself a New Mammy
Written by Martha Long
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609806149
Our Price: $14.95
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Ma, I'm Gettin Meself a New Mammy
A Memoir of Dublin at the Turn of the 1960s
Written by Martha Long


Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $14.95

After numerous arrests for shoplifting, Martha is sent to the convent where, the judge rules, she is to get an education. Martha is relieved to be out of the clutches of her horrible drunken stepfather, Jackser, and her feckless mother, Sally, but anxious about what awaits. Her days in the convent... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed

(Available February 24, 2015)
Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed
Written by Martha Long
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805982
Our Price: $24.95
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Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed

Written by Martha Long


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $24.95

The next installment of the Ma books—all bestsellers in Ireland and the UK—brings readers on the journey of Martha's first months of freedom in Dublin after leaving the convent where she spent her early adolescence. 

In the latest chapter of Martha Long's autobiographical series, Martha is for the first time on her... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed

Written by Martha Long


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $24.95

The next installment of the Ma books—all bestsellers in Ireland and the UK—brings readers on the journey of Martha's first months of freedom in Dublin after leaving the convent where she spent her early adolescence. 

In the latest chapter of Martha Long's autobiographical series, Martha is for the first time on her... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
In the Spirit of Homebirth

(Available February 24, 2015)
In the Spirit of Homebirth
Edited by Bronwyn Preece
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805791
Our Price: $18.95
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In the Spirit of Homebirth
Modern Women, An Ancient Choice
Edited by Bronwyn Preece


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $18.95

In the Spirit of Homebirth collects stories that celebrate the beauty and power of giving birth. Here are women from indigenous communities, of diverse socioeconomic classes and religions, in urban and rural settings, and the stories as well of family members and friends who witness and share the experience of homebirth... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
In the Spirit of Homebirth
Modern Women, An Ancient Choice
Edited by Bronwyn Preece


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $18.95

The collection gives voice to those often overlooked in birthing books, including stories from indigenous families, and families from diverse socio-economic classes, religions, and urban and rural lifestyles. Also unique are the additional stories from witnesses to birth: partners describe their awe, children write sweetly of siblings' arrivals and midwives and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
State of Insecurity

(Available February 24, 2015)
State of Insecurity
Written by Isabell Lorey, Translated by Aileen Derieg, Foreword by Judith Butler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685952
Our Price: $70.00
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State of Insecurity
Government of the Precarious
Written by Isabell Lorey
Translated by Aileen Derieg
Foreword by Judith Butler


Format: Hardcover, 148 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $70.00

Years of remodelling the welfare state, the rise of technology, and the growing power of neoliberal government apparatuses have established a society of the precarious. In this new reality, productivity is no longer just a matter of labour, but affects the formation of the self, blurring the division between personal and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Utopia of Rules

(Available February 24, 2015)
The Utopia of Rules
Written by David Graeber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612193748
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Utopia of Rules
On Technology, Stupidity, and the Secret Joys of Bureaucracy
Written by David Graeber


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $26.95

From the author of the blockbuster international bestseller Debt: The First 5,000 Years comes a revelatory account of the way bureaucracy rules our lives


Where does the desire for endless rules, regulations, and bureaucracy come from? How did we come to spend so much of our time filling out forms?... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Sociology of Marx

Written by Henri Lefebvre


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2015
Price: $18.99

The crucial importance of Karl Marx’s thought for his own time and for ours is beyond dispute, but the there have always been two considerable impediments to understanding: first, the supposed complexity with which Marx articulated his ideas; second, the accretions which commentators, disciples, and hagiographers have built into the original... Read more >
Sons of Mississippi
A Story of Race and Its Legacy
Written by Paul Hendrickson


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2015
Price: $11.99

They stand as unselfconscious as if the photograph were being taken at a church picnic and not during one of the pitched battles of the civil rights struggle. None of them knows that the image will appear in Life magazine or that it will become an icon of its era. The year is 1962... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Faithful Scribe

(Available February 17, 2015)
The Faithful Scribe
Written by Shahan Mufti
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590517482
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Faithful Scribe
A Story of Islam, Pakistan, Family and War
Written by Shahan Mufti


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $17.95

A journalist explores his family’s history to reveal the hybrid cultural and political landscape of Pakistan, the world’s first Islamic democracy
 
Shahan Mufti’s family history, which he can trace back fourteen hundred years to the inner circle of the prophet Muhammad, offers an enlightened perspective on the mystifying history of Pakistan. Mufti... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Is Shame Necessary?

(Available February 17, 2015)
Is Shame Necessary?
Written by Jennifer Jacquet
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907578
Our Price: $24.00
 Quantity: 1 
Is Shame Necessary?
New Uses for an Old Tool
Written by Jennifer Jacquet


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $24.00

An urgent, illuminating exploration of the social nature of shame and of how it might be used to promote large-scale political change and social reform.
 
In cultures that champion the individual, guilt is advertised as the cornerstone of conscience. But while guilt holds individuals to personal standards, it is powerless... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Is Shame Necessary?
New Uses for an Old Tool
Written by Jennifer Jacquet


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $12.99

An urgent, illuminating exploration of the social nature of shame and of how it might be used to promote large-scale political change and social reform.
 
In cultures that champion the individual, guilt is advertised as the cornerstone of conscience. But while guilt holds individuals to personal standards, it is powerless... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
How to Marry a Black Man

Written by Monique Jellerette Dejongh and Cassandra Cato-Louis


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2015
Price: $14.99

Ten of Monique and Cassandra's twenty-five tips...

1.      Get your act togetha, so when you finally do meet Mr. Right, he can't resist you.
2.      Smile and say "hello" to every Black man you see.
3.      Forgive old lovers and make peace with them.
4.      Tell everyone you know that you're looking for a husband.
5.      Go on as may blind... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice

(Available February 10, 2015)
Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice
Written by J.F. Martel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945780
Our Price: $13.95
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Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice
A Treatise, Critique, and Call to Action
Written by J.F. Martel


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $13.95

Part treatise, part critique, part call to action, Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice is a journey into the uncanny realities revealed to us in the great works of art of the past and present.

Received opinion holds that art is culturally-determined and relative. We are told that whether a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice
A Treatise, Critique, and Call to Action
Written by J.F. Martel


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $13.95

Part treatise, part critique, part call to action, Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice is a journey into the uncanny realities revealed to us in the great works of art of the past and present.

Received opinion holds that art is culturally-determined and relative. We are told that whether a... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Wide-Open World

(Available February 10, 2015)
Wide-Open World
Written by John Marshall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345549648
Our Price: $26.00
 Quantity: 1 
Wide-Open World
How Volunteering Around the Globe Changed One Family's Lives Forever
Written by John Marshall


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $26.00

For readers of Three Cups of Tea; Eat, Pray, Love; and Wild comes the inspiring story of an ordinary American family that embarks on an extraordinary journey. Wide-Open World follows the Marshall family as they volunteer their way around the globe, living in a monkey sanctuary in Costa Rica, teaching English... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Wide-Open World
How Volunteering Around the Globe Changed One Family's Lives Forever
Written by John Marshall


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $12.99

For readers of Three Cups of Tea; Eat, Pray, Love; and Wild comes the inspiring story of an ordinary American family that embarks on an extraordinary journey. Wide-Open World follows the Marshall family as they volunteer their way around the globe, living in a monkey sanctuary in Costa Rica, teaching English... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
China's Second Continent

(Available February 3, 2015)
China's Second Continent
Written by Howard W. French
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307946652
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
China's Second Continent
How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa
Written by Howard W. French


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $16.95

A New York Times Notable Book 

One of the Best Books of the Year at • The Economist  The Guardian • Foreign Affairs

Chinese immigrants of the recent past and unfolding twenty-first century are in search of the African dream. So explains indefatigable traveler Howard W. French, prize-winning investigative journalist and former New York Times bureau... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
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