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Buying Time

(Available July 22, 2014)
Buying Time
Written by Wolfgang Streeck
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685495
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Buying Time
The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism
Written by Wolfgang Streeck


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $95.00

The financial crisis keeps us on edge and creates a diffuse sense of helplessness. Well-nigh unfathomable problems lead to measures that seem like emergency operations on the open heart of the Western world, performed with no knowledge of the patient's clinical history. The gravity of the situation is matched by the... Read more >
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Buying Time
Buying Time
Written by Wolfgang Streeck
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781685488
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Buying Time
The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism
Written by Wolfgang Streeck


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $26.95

The financial and economic crisis that began in 2008 still has the world on tenterhooks. The gravity of the situation is matched by a general paucity of understanding about what is happening and how it started. 

In this book, based on his 2012 Adorno Lectures given in Frankfurt, Wolfgang Streeck places... Read more >
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Buying Time
The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism
Written by Wolfgang Streeck


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $26.95

The financial crisis keeps us on edge and creates a diffuse sense of helplessness. Well-nigh unfathomable problems lead to measures that seem like emergency operations on the open heart of the Western world, performed with no knowledge of the patient's clinical history. The gravity of the situation is matched by the... Read more >
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Intern Nation
Intern Nation
Written by Ross Perlin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844678839
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Intern Nation
How to Earn Nothing and Learn Little in the Brave New Economy
Written by Ross Perlin


Format: Trade Paperback, 286 pages
On Sale: April 4, 2012
Price: $14.95

Millions of young people—and increasingly some not-so-young people—now work as interns. They famously shuttle coffee in a thousand magazine offices, legislative backrooms, and Hollywood studios, but they also deliver aid in Afghanistan, map the human genome, and pick up garbage. Intern Nation is the first exposé of the exploitative world of... Read more >
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There Is Power in a Union
There Is Power in a Union
Written by Philip Dray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389763
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There Is Power in a Union
The Epic Story of Labor in America
Written by Philip Dray


Format: Trade Paperback, 816 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $19.95

From the nineteenth-century textile mills of Lowell, Massachusetts, to the triumph of unions in the twentieth century and their waning influence today, the contest between labor and capital for the American bounty has shaped our national experience.
 
In this stirring new history, Philip Dray shows us the vital accomplishments of organized labor...

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The Big Squeeze
The Big Squeeze
Written by Steven Greenhouse
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096527
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The Big Squeeze
Tough Times for the American Worker
Written by Steven Greenhouse


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $16.00

Why, in the world's most affluent nation, are so many corporations squeezing their employees dry? In this fresh, carefully researched book, New York Times reporter Steven Greenhouse explores the economic, political, and social trends that are transforming America's workplaces, including the decline of the social contract that created the world's largest... Read more >
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Supercapitalism
Supercapitalism
Written by Robert B. Reich
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277992
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Supercapitalism
The Transformation of Business, Democracy, and Everyday Life
Written by Robert B. Reich


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $15.95

From one of America's foremost economic and political thinkers comes a vital analysis of our new hypercompetitive and turbo-charged global economy and the effect it is having on American democracy. With his customary wit and insight, Reich shows how widening inequality of income and wealth, heightened job insecurity, and corporate corruption... Read more >
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The Big Squeeze
The Big Squeeze
Written by Steven Greenhouse
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307268631
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The Big Squeeze

Written by Steven Greenhouse


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2008
Price: $13.99

Why, in the world's most affluent nation, are so many corporations squeezing their employees dry? In this fresh, carefully researched book, New York Times reporter Steven Greenhouse explores the economic, political, and social trends that are transforming America's workplaces, including the decline of the social contract that created the world's largest... Read more >
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Supercapitalism
Supercapitalism
Written by Robert B. Reich
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ISBN: 9780307267856
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Supercapitalism

Written by Robert B. Reich


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $13.99

From one of America's foremost economic and political thinkers comes a vital analysis of our new hypercompetitive and turbo-charged global economy and the effect it is having on American democracy. With his customary wit and insight, Reich shows how widening inequality of income and wealth, heightened job insecurity, and corporate corruption... Read more >
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Fast Boat to China
Fast Boat to China
Written by Andrew Ross
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400095544
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Fast Boat to China
High-Tech Outsourcing and the Consequences of Free Trade: Lessons from Shanghai
Written by Andrew Ross


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2007
Price: $15.95

Most Americans today are aware that jobs are being outsourced to China, India, and other nations at an alarming rate. From factory jobs to white-collar, high-tech positions, the exporting of labor is one of the most controversial issues in America.Yet few people know much about the other end — about the... Read more >
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The Unaffordable Nation
The Unaffordable Nation
Written by Jeffrey Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591025153
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The Unaffordable Nation
Searching for a Decent Life in America
Written by Jeffrey Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 170 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2007
Price: $19.99

The American dream used to mean that if you worked hard, saved money, and didn’t spend extravagantly, you’d be guaranteed a decent life. That article of faith is no more; it has been replaced by a growing fear that even two incomes will prove insufficient to afford a home in a... Read more >
Fast Boat to China
Fast Boat to China
Written by Andrew Ross
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ISBN: 9780375424403
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Fast Boat to China
Corporate Flight and the Consequences of Free Trade; Lessons from Shanghai
Written by Andrew Ross


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 4, 2006
Price: $13.99

Most Americans today are aware that jobs are being outsourced to China, India, and other nations at an alarming rate. From factory jobs to white-collar, high-tech positions, the exporting of labor is one of the most controversial issues in America.Yet few people know much about the other end — about the... Read more >
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Wobblies!
Wobblies!
Edited by Paul Buhle and Nicole Schulman, Contribution by Mike Alewitz, Sue Coe and Sabrina Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844675258
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Wobblies!
A Graphic History of the Industrial Workers of the World
Edited by Paul Buhle and Nicole Schulman
Contribution by Mike Alewitz, Sue Coe and Sabrina Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2005
Price: $29.95

The stories of the hard-rock miners’ shooting wars, young Elizabeth Gurly Flynn (the “Rebel Girl” of contemporary sheet music), the first sit-down strikes and Free Speech fights, Emma Goldman and the struggle for birth control access, the Pageant for Paterson orchestrated in Madison Square Garden, bohemian radicals John Reed and Louise... Read more >
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