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Are Prisons Obsolete?

Written by Angela Y. Davis


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

With her characteristic brilliance, grace and radical audacity, Angela Y. Davis has put the case for the latest abolition movement in American life: the abolition of the prison. As she quite correctly notes, American life is replete with abolition movements, and when they were engaged in these struggles, their chances of... Read more >
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The Burglary
The Burglary
Written by Betty Medsger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962966
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The Burglary
The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's Secret FBI
Written by Betty Medsger


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $13.99

The never-before-told full story of the history-changing break-in at the FBI office in Media, Pennsylvania, by a group of unlikely activists—quiet, ordinary, hardworking Americans—that made clear the shocking truth and confirmed what some had long suspected, that J. Edgar Hoover had created and was operating, in violation of the U.S. Constitution... Read more >
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The Tyranny of the Meritocracy
Democratizing Higher Education in America
Written by Lani Guinier


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $24.95

A fresh and bold argument for revamping our standards of “merit” and a clear blueprint for creating collaborative education models that strengthen our democracy rather than privileging individual elites

Standing on the foundations of America’s promise of equal opportunity, our universities purport to serve as engines of social mobility and practitioners of... Read more >
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Enemies
Enemies
Written by Tim Weiner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679643890
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Enemies
A History of the FBI
Written by Tim Weiner


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $13.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Washington Post • New York Daily News • Slate

“Fast-paced, fair-minded, and fascinating, Tim Weiner’s Enemies turns the long history of the FBI into a story that is as compelling, and important, as today’s headlines.”—Jeffrey Toobin, author of The Oath
 
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Covering
Covering
Written by Kenji Yoshino
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588361721
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Covering
The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights
Written by Kenji Yoshino


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2011
Price: $11.99

In this remarkable and elegant work, acclaimed Yale Law School professor Kenji Yoshino fuses legal manifesto and poetic memoir to call for a redefinition of civil rights in our law and culture.

Everyone covers. To cover is to downplay a disfavored trait so as to blend into the mainstream. Because... Read more >
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Gideon's Trumpet
Gideon's Trumpet
Written by Anthony Lewis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307805287
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Gideon's Trumpet

Written by Anthony Lewis


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2011
Price: $13.99

A history of the landmark case of James Earl Gideon's fight for the right to legal counsel. Notes, table of cases, index. The classic backlist bestseller. More than 800,000 sold since its first pub date of 1964.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536301
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
America's Constitution
America's Constitution
Written by Akhil Reed Amar
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588364876
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America's Constitution
A Biography
Written by Akhil Reed Amar


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: February 29, 2012
Price: $13.99

In America’s Constitution, one of this era’s most accomplished constitutional law scholars, Akhil Reed Amar, gives the first comprehensive account of one of the world’s great political texts. Incisive, entertaining, and occasionally controversial, this “biography” of America’s framing document explains not only what the Constitution says but also why the Constitution... Read more >
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Law of the Jungle
Law of the Jungle
Written by Paul M. Barrett
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770436353
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Law of the Jungle
The $19 Billion Legal Battle Over Oil in the Rain Forest and the Lawyer Who'd Stop at Nothing to Win
Written by Paul M. Barrett


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

The gripping story of one American lawyer’s obsessive crusade—waged at any cost—against Big Oil on behalf of the poor farmers and indigenous tribes of the Amazon rainforest.

Steven Donziger, a self-styled social activist and Harvard educated lawyer, signed on to a budding class action lawsuit against multinational Texaco (which later merged with... Read more >
Inside the Criminal Mind
Inside the Criminal Mind
Written by Stanton Samenow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804139915
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Inside the Criminal Mind
Revised and Updated Edition
Written by Stanton Samenow


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

Long-held myths defining the sources of and cures for crime are shattered in this ground-breaking book--and a chilling profile of today's criminal emerges. Read more >
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