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The Radical King

(Available January 13, 2015)
The Radical King
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr., Edited by Cornel West
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807012826
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The Radical King

Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Edited by Cornel West


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $26.95

A revealing collection that restores Dr. King as being every bit as radical as Malcolm X
 
“I imagine you already know that I am much more socialistic in my economic theory than capitalistic. . . . [Capitalism] started out with a noble and high motive . . . but like most... Read more >
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The Radical King

Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Edited by Cornel West


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $26.95

A revealing collection that restores Dr. King as being every bit as radical as Malcolm X
 
“I imagine you already know that I am much more socialistic in my economic theory than capitalistic. . . . [Capitalism] started out with a noble and high motive . . . but like most... Read more >
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The Contest of the Century
The Contest of the Century
Written by Geoff A. Dyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307951236
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The Contest of the Century
The New Era of Competition with China--and How America Can Win
Written by Geoff A. Dyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $15.95

From former Financial Times Beijing bureau chief Geoff Dyer, a balanced and far-seeing analysis of the emerging competition between China and America.

Global politics is shifting rapidly. After decades of rising, China has entered a new and critical phase, seeking to turn its economic heft into global power. In this deeply informed... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Right to Stay Home
The Right to Stay Home
Written by David Bacon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061213
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The Right to Stay Home
How US Policy Drives Mexican Migration
Written by David Bacon


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $20.00

The story of the growing resistance of Mexican communities to the poverty that forces people to migrate to the United States
 
People across Mexico are being forced into migration, and while 11 percent of that country’s population lives north of the US border, the decision to migrate is rarely voluntary. Free... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Buying Time
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 the... 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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The Poorer Nations
The Poorer Nations
Written by Vijay Prashad
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681589
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The Poorer Nations
A Possible History of the Global South
Written by Vijay Prashad


Format: Trade Paperback, 316 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $18.95

In The Darker Nations, Vijay Prashad provided an intellectual history of the Third World and traced the rise and fall of the Non-Aligned Movement. With The Poorer Nations, Prashad takes up the story where he left off.

Since the ’70s, the countries of the Global South have struggled to build political movements... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste
Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste
Written by Philip Mirowski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683026
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Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste
How Neoliberalism Survived the Financial Meltdown
Written by Philip Mirowski


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $19.95

At the onset of the Great Recession, as house prices sank and joblessness soared, many commentators concluded that the economic convictions behind the disaster would now be consigned to history. Yet in the harsh light of a new day, attacks against government intervention and the global drive for austerity are as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Contest of the Century
The Contest of the Century
Written by Geoff A. Dyer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307960788
Our Price: $12.99
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The Contest of the Century
The New Era of Competition with China--and How America Can Win
Written by Geoff A. Dyer


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

From the former Financial Times Beijing bureau chief, a balanced and far-seeing analysis of the emerging competition between China and the United States that will dominate twenty-first-century world affairs—an inside account of Beijing’s quest for influence and an explanation of how America can come out on top.

The structure of global... Read more >
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The Contest of the Century
The Contest of the Century
Written by Geoff A. Dyer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307960757
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The Contest of the Century
The New Era of Competition with China--and How America Can Win
Written by Geoff A. Dyer


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

From the former Financial Times Beijing bureau chief, a balanced and far-seeing analysis of the emerging competition between China and the United States that will dominate twenty-first-century world affairs—an inside account of Beijing’s quest for influence and an explanation of how America can come out on top.

The structure of global... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Land Grabbing
Land Grabbing
Written by Stefano Liberti, Translated by Enda Flannelly
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681176
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Land Grabbing
Journeys In The New Colonialism
Written by Stefano Liberti
Translated by Enda Flannelly


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $24.95

To the governments and corporations buying up vast tracts of the Third World, it is ‘land leasing’; to its critics, it is nothing better than ‘land grabbing’ – the engine powering a new era of colonialism. In this arresting account of how millions of hectares of fertile soil are
stolen to feed wealthy westerners thousands of miles away... Read more >
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Land Grabbing
Journeys In The New Colonialism
Written by Stefano Liberti
Translated by Enda Flannelly


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $24.95

To the governments and corporations buying up vast tracts of the Third World, it is ‘land leasing’; to its critics, it is nothing better than ‘land grabbing’ – the engine powering a new era of colonialism. In this arresting account of how millions of hectares of fertile soil are
stolen to feed wealthy westerners thousands of miles away... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Future
The Future
Written by Al Gore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982893
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The Future
Six Drivers of Global Change
Written by Al Gore


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $18.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author comes An Inconvenient Truth for everything—a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come.
 
Ours is a time of revolutionary change that has no precedent in history... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
The Right to Stay Home
The Right to Stay Home
Written by David Bacon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807001615
Our Price: $27.95
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The Right to Stay Home
How US Policy Drives Mexican Migration
Written by David Bacon


Format: Hardcover, 328 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $27.95

The story of the growing resistance of Mexican communities to the poverty that forces people to migrate to the United States
 
People across Mexico are being forced into migration, and while 11 percent of that country’s population lives north of the US border, the decision to migrate is rarely voluntary. Free... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Right to Stay Home
How US Policy Drives Mexican Migration
Written by David Bacon


Format: eBook, 328 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $27.95

The story of the growing resistance of Mexican communities to the poverty that forces people to migrate to the United States
 
People across Mexico are being forced into migration, and while 11 percent of that country’s population lives north of the US border, the decision to migrate is rarely voluntary. Free... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Poorer Nations
A Possible History of the Global South
Written by Vijay Prashad


Format: eBook, 316 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $26.95

In The Darker Nations, Vijay Prashad provided an intellectual history of the Third World and told the story of the rise and fall of the Non-Aligned Movement.

With The Poorer Nations, Prashad takes up the story where he left it. Since the ’70s, the countries of the Global South have struggled to... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste
How Neoliberalism Survived the Financial Meltdown
Written by Philip Mirowski


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $29.95

At the onset of the Great Recession, as house prices sank and joblessness soared, many commentators concluded that the economic convictions behind the disaster would now be consigned to history. Yet in the harsh light of a new day, attacks against government intervention and the global drive for austerity are as... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Gandhi
Gandhi
Written by Kathryn Tidrick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681015
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Gandhi
A Political and Spiritual Life
Written by Kathryn Tidrick


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $19.95

Throughout his long and turbulent career as a political leader, first in South Africa and then in India, Gandhi sought to fulfil his religious aspirations through politics and to reconcile politics with personal religious conviction. But Gandhi’s religion was wildly divergent from anything to have taken root in his native India... Read more >
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Gandhi
A Political and Spiritual Life
Written by Kathryn Tidrick


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $19.95

Throughout his long and turbulent career as a political leader, first in South Africa and then in India, Gandhi sought to fulfil his religious aspirations through politics and to reconcile politics with personal religious conviction. But Gandhi’s religion was wildly divergent from anything to have taken root in his native India... Read more >
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Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste
Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste
Written by Philip Mirowski
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781680797
Our Price: $29.95
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Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste
How Neoliberalism Survived the Financial Meltdown
Written by Philip Mirowski


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $29.95

At the onset of the Great Recession, as house prices sank and joblessness soared, many commentators concluded that the economic convictions behind the disaster would now be consigned to history. Yet in the harsh light of a new day, attacks against government intervention and the global drive for austerity are as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Future as Cultural Fact
The Future as Cultural Fact
Written by Arjun Appadurai
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844679829
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The Future as Cultural Fact
Essays on the Global Condition
Written by Arjun Appadurai


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $29.95

This major collection of essays, a sequel to Modernity at Large and Fear of Small Numbers, is the product of ten years’ research and writing, constituting an important contribution to globalization studies. Appadurai takes a broad analytical look at the genealogies of the present era of globalization through essays on violence... Read more >
The Poorer Nations
The Poorer Nations
Written by Vijay Prashad
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844679522
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The Poorer Nations
A Possible History of the Global South
Written by Vijay Prashad


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

In The Darker Nations, Vijay Prashad provided an intellectual history of the Third World and traced the rise and fall of the Non-Aligned Movement. With The Poorer Nations, Prashad takes up the story where he left off.

Since the ’70s, the countries of the Global South have struggled to build political movements... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Raising Global IQ
Raising Global IQ
Written by Carl Hobert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807032886
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Raising Global IQ
Preparing Our Students for a Shrinking Planet
Written by Carl Hobert


Format: Hardcover, 232 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

A groundbreaking roadmap for improving global literacy and conflict-resolution skills in middle and high schools across the United States
 
In Raising Global IQ, Carl Hobert calls on K–12 teachers, administrators, parents, and students alike to transform the educational system by giving students the tools they need to become responsible citizens in a shrinking, increasingly... Read more >
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Raising Global IQ
Preparing Our Students for a Shrinking Planet
Written by Carl Hobert


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

A groundbreaking roadmap for improving global literacy and conflict-resolution skills in middle and high schools across the United States
 
In Raising Global IQ, Carl Hobert calls on K–12 teachers, administrators, parents, and students alike to transform the educational system by giving students the tools they need to become responsible citizens in a shrinking, increasingly... Read more >
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