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Occupy Spirituality
Occupy Spirituality
Written by Adam Bucko and Matthew Fox, Afterword by Lama Surya Das, Foreword by Mona Eltahawy and Andrew Harvey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946855
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Occupy Spirituality
A Radical Vision for a New Generation
Written by Adam Bucko and Matthew Fox
Afterword by Lama Surya Das
Foreword by Mona Eltahawy and Andrew Harvey


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $17.95

Named one of the Fifty Best Spiritual Books of 2013 by SPIRITUALITY & PRACTICE in the JUSTICE category!

The Occupy Wall Street movement and protest movements around the world are evidence of a new era of intergenerational activists seeking deeper spiritual meaning in their quest for peace and justice.

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Occupy Spirituality
A Radical Vision for a New Generation
Written by Adam Bucko and Matthew Fox
Afterword by Lama Surya Das
Foreword by Mona Eltahawy and Andrew Harvey


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $17.95

Named one of the Fifty Best Spiritual Books of 2013 by SPIRITUALITY & PRACTICE in the JUSTICE category!

The Occupy Wall Street movement and protest movements around the world are evidence of a new era of intergenerational activists seeking deeper spiritual meaning in their quest for peace and justice.

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Our Political Nature
Our Political Nature
Written by Avi Tuschman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616148232
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Our Political Nature
The Evolutionary Origins of What Divides Us
Written by Avi Tuschman


Format: Hardcover, 500 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $24.95

The first book to tell the natural history of political orientations. 
 

     Our Political Nature is the first book to reveal the hidden roots of our most deeply held moral values. It shows how political orientations across space and time arise from three clusters of measurable personality traits. These clusters entail opposing attitudes... Read more >
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Our Political Nature
The Evolutionary Origins of What Divides Us
Written by Avi Tuschman


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

The first book to tell the natural history of political orientations. 
 

     Our Political Nature is the first book to reveal the hidden roots of our most deeply held moral values. It shows how political orientations across space and time arise from three clusters of measurable personality traits. These clusters entail opposing attitudes... Read more >
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The Many-Headed Hydra
The Many-Headed Hydra
Written by Peter Linebaugh and Marcus Rediker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807033173
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The Many-Headed Hydra
Sailors, Slaves, Commoners, and the Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic
Written by Peter Linebaugh and Marcus Rediker


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $26.00

Winner of the International Labor History Award

Long before the American Revolution and the Declaration of the Rights of Man, a motley crew of sailors, slaves, pirates, laborers, market women, and indentured servants had ideas about freedom and equality that would forever change history. The Many Headed-Hydra recounts their stories in a... Read more >
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Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark
Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark
Written by Mary Janigan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307400635
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Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark
The West Versus the Rest Since Confederation
Written by Mary Janigan


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $22.00

The first big book on one of the most overlooked episodes in Canadian history, and the origin of today's greatest national debate, Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark relives the 1918 attempt by 3 premiers to wrest control of their natural resources away from Ottawa--and end their role as...

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Who Stole the American Dream?
Who Stole the American Dream?
Written by Hedrick Smith
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ISBN: 9780812982053
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Who Stole the American Dream?

Written by Hedrick Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $18.00

Pulitzer Prize winner Hedrick Smith’s new book is an extraordinary achievement, an eye-opening account of how, over the past four decades, the American Dream has been dismantled and we became two Americas.
 
In his bestselling The Russians, Smith took millions of readers inside the Soviet Union. In The Power... Read more >
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DREAM OF DELIVERANCE
DREAM OF DELIVERANCE
Written by Mona Harrington
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ISBN: 9780307831514
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DREAM OF DELIVERANCE

Written by Mona Harrington


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2013
Price: $16.99

In this major work of historical and political analysis, Mona Harrington examines curcial missteps and uncertainties in the American statecraft from Woodrow Wilson’s time to Ronald Reagan’s, and traces them to a potent myth at the center of our political thinking. It is a myth peculiarly American, a long-held belief that... Read more >
How Much is Enough?
How Much is Enough?
Written by Robert Skidelsky and Edward Skidelsky
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516348
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How Much is Enough?
Money and the Good Life
Written by Robert Skidelsky and Edward Skidelsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $14.95

A provocative and timely call for a moral approach to economics, drawing on philosophers, political theorists, writers, and economists from Aristotle to Marx to Keynes

   What constitutes the good life? What is the true value of money? Why
do we work such long hours merely to acquire greater wealth? These
are some of the... Read more >
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1491
1491
Written by Charles C. Mann, Translated by Martin Martinez-Lage
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805159
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1491
Una nueva historia de la Americas antes de Colon
Written by Charles C. Mann
Translated by Martin Martinez-Lage


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $22.95

Tradicionalmente, nos han enseñado que los primeros habitantes de América entraron en el continente atravesando el estrecho de Bering doce mil años antes de la llegada de Colón. Se daba por supuesto que eran bandas reducidas y nómadas, y que vivían sin alterar la tierra. Pero, durante los últimos treinta años... Read more >
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Cronica de un sexenio fallido
Cronica de un sexenio fallido
Written by Ernesto Nunez Albarran
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ISBN: 9786073111683
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Cronica de un sexenio fallido
La tragedia del calderonismo
Written by Ernesto Nunez Albarran


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $18.00

El corte de caja definitivo del sexenio de Felipe Calderón.

¿En qué condiciones se entrega la institución presidencial después de 12 años de gobiernos panistas? ¿Cómo sobrevino la debacle del Partido Acción Nacional? ¿Tiene razones Calderón para sentirse temeroso de ser juzgado por la guerra contra el narcotráfico? Un gran reportaje donde... Read more >
Integrated Activism
Integrated Activism
Written by Alexis Zeigler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946046
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Integrated Activism
Applying the Hidden Connections between Ecology, Economics, Politics, and Social Progress
Written by Alexis Zeigler


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $18.95

How do peak oil, climate change, and the limits of growth affect abortion rights, income equality, and civil liberty? In this impassioned treatise, author and activist Alexis Zeigler reveals the hidden connections between ecology, economics, politics, and social justice—and shows us how to use these connections to effect real, long-lasting change.

Most... Read more >
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Integrated Activism
Applying the Hidden Connections between Ecology, Economics, Politics, and Social Progress
Written by Alexis Zeigler


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $14.95

How do peak oil, climate change, and the limits of growth affect abortion rights, income equality, and civil liberty? In this impassioned treatise, author and activist Alexis Zeigler reveals the hidden connections between ecology, economics, politics, and social justice—and shows us how to use these connections to effect real, long-lasting change.

Most... Read more >
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Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385532921
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: Hardcover, 592 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $28.95

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
New York TimesChristian Science Monitor • NPR • Seattle TimesSt. Louis Dispatch

National Book Critics Circle Finalist -- American Library Association Notable Book

A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th century...

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Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $13.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
New York TimesChristian Science Monitor • NPR • Seattle TimesSt. Louis Dispatch

National Book Critics Circle Finalist -- American Library Association Notable Book

A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th century...

Read more >
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Reflections On Anti-Semitism

Written by Alain Badiou, Eric Hazan and Ivan Segre


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $29.95

Since the inception of the ‘War on Terror’, Israel has become increasingly important to Western imperial strategy and ever more aggressive in its policies towards the Palestinians. A key ideological weapon in this development is the cynical and unjustified accusation of ‘anti-Semitism’ to silence protest and dissent.

For historical reasons, this tactic has been deployed most forcefully... Read more >
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Reflections On Anti-Semitism
Reflections On Anti-Semitism
Written by Alain Badiou, Eric Hazan and Ivan Segre
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ISBN: 9781844678778
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Reflections On Anti-Semitism

Written by Alain Badiou, Eric Hazan and Ivan Segre


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $29.95

Since the inception of the ‘War on Terror’, Israel has become increasingly important to Western imperial strategy and ever more aggressive in its policies towards the Palestinians. A key ideological weapon in this development is the cynical and unjustified accusation of ‘anti-Semitism’ to silence protest and dissent.

For historical reasons, this tactic has been deployed most forcefully... Read more >
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Ruling The Void
Ruling The Void
Written by Peter Mair
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ISBN: 9781844673247
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Ruling The Void
The Hollowing Of Western Democracy
Written by Peter Mair


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $26.95

In the long-established democracies of Western Europe, electoral turnouts are in decline, membership is shrinking in the major parties, and those who remain loyal partisans are sapped of enthusiasm. Peter Mair’s new book weighs the impact of these changes, which together show that, after a century of democratic aspiration, electorates are... Read more >
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Ruling The Void
The Hollowing Of Western Democracy
Written by Peter Mair


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $26.95

In the long-established democracies of Western Europe, electoral turnouts are in decline, membership is shrinking in the major parties, and those who remain loyal partisans are sapped of enthusiasm. Peter Mair’s new book weighs the impact of these changes, which together show that, after a century of democratic aspiration, electorates are... Read more >
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Green Town USA
Green Town USA
Written by Thomas J. Fox, Contribution by Andrew Flach, Foreword by Alex Wilson, Introduction by Daniel Wallach
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578263127
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Green Town USA
The Handbook for America's Sustainable Future
Written by Thomas J. Fox
Contribution by Andrew Flach
Foreword by Alex Wilson
Introduction by Daniel Wallach


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $15.00

"There was never a town with a truer name, though it didn't really discover it till tragedy created an opportunity that residents seized with head and heart!"
— Bill McKibben, author Oil and Honey:The Education of an Unlikely Activist

Hope for a greener America . . . from the extraordinary community that... Read more >
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Green Town USA
The Handbook for America's Sustainable Future
Written by Thomas J. Fox
Contribution by Andrew Flach
Foreword by Alex Wilson
Introduction by Daniel Wallach


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $4.99

"There was never a town with a truer name, though it didn't really discover it till tragedy created an opportunity that residents seized with head and heart!"
— Bill McKibben, author Oil and Honey:The Education of an Unlikely Activist

Hope for a greener America . . . from the extraordinary community that... Read more >
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The Hall of Uselessness
The Hall of Uselessness
Written by Simon Leys, Foreword by Simon Leys
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176207
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The Hall of Uselessness
Collected Essays
Written by Simon Leys
Foreword by Simon Leys


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $19.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Simon Leys is a Renaissance man for the era of globalization. A distinguished scholar of classical Chinese art and literature and one of the first Westerners to recognize the appalling toll of Mao’s Cultural Revolution, Leys also writes with unfailing intelligence, seriousness, and bite about European art, literature... Read more >
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The Hall of Uselessness
Collected Essays
Written by Simon Leys
Foreword by Simon Leys


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $19.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Simon Leys is a Renaissance man for the era of globalization. A distinguished scholar of classical Chinese art and literature and one of the first Westerners to recognize the appalling toll of Mao’s Cultural Revolution, Leys also writes with unfailing intelligence, seriousness, and bite about European art, literature... Read more >
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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 >
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The Paradox of American Democracy
The Paradox of American Democracy
Written by John B. Judis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804150620
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The Paradox of American Democracy
Elites, Special Interests, and the Betrayal of Public Trust
Written by John B. Judis


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2013
Price: $22.99

John B. Judis, one of our most insightful political commentators, most rational and careful thinkers, and most engaged witnesses in Washington, has taken on a challenge that even the most concerned American citizens shrink from: forecasting the American political climate at the turn of the century. The Paradox of American Democracy... Read more >
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