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American Fun
American Fun
Written by John Beckman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307908179
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American Fun
Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt
Written by John Beckman


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $28.95

Here is an animated and wonderfully engaging work of cultural history that lays out America’s unruly past by describing the ways in which cutting loose has always been, and still is, an essential part of what it means to be an American.
 
From the time the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock, Americans...

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American Fun
American Fun
Written by John Beckman
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ISBN: 9780307908186
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American Fun
Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt
Written by John Beckman


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

Here is an animated and wonderfully engaging work of cultural history that lays out America’s unruly past by describing the ways in which cutting loose has always been, and still is, an essential part of what it means to be an American.
 
From the time the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock, Americans...

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The Contest of the Century
The Contest of the Century
Written by Geoff A. Dyer
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ISBN: 9780307960788
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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.

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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 >
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Liberalism
Liberalism
Written by Domenico Losurdo, Translated by Gregory Elliott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681664
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Liberalism
A Counter-History
Written by Domenico Losurdo
Translated by Gregory Elliott


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $24.95

In this definitive historical investigation, Italian author and philosopher Domenico Losurdo argues that from the outset liberalism, as a philosophical position and ideology, has been bound up with the most illiberal of policies: slavery, colonialism, genocide, racism and snobbery.

Narrating an intellectual history running from the eighteenth through to the twentieth centuries... Read more >
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Profiting Without Producing
Profiting Without Producing
Written by Costas Lapavitsas
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781682463
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Profiting Without Producing
How Finance Exploits Us All
Written by Costas Lapavitsas


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $95.00

Financialization is one of the most innovative concepts to emerge in the field of political economy during the last three decades, although there is no agreement on what exactly it is. Profiting Without Producing puts forth a distinctive view defining financialization in terms of the fundamental conduct of non-financial enterprises, banks... Read more >
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"Thou, Dear God"
"Thou, Dear God"
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr., Edited by Lewis V. Baldwin, Foreword by Reverend Dr. Julius R. Scruggs
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ISBN: 9780807086087
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"Thou, Dear God"
Prayers That Open Hearts and Spirits
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Edited by Lewis V. Baldwin
Foreword by Reverend Dr. Julius R. Scruggs


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $15.00

"Thou, Dear God" is the first and only collection of sixty-eight prayers by Martin Luther King, Jr. Arranged thematically in six parts--with prayers for spiritual guidance, special occasions, times of adversity, times of trial, uncertain times, and social justice--Baptist minister and King scholar Lewis Baldwin introduces the book and each section... Read more >
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Act of Congress
Act of Congress
Written by Robert G. Kaiser
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ISBN: 9780307744517
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Act of Congress
How America's Essential Institution Works, and How It Doesn't
Written by Robert G. Kaiser


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $16.95

A Washington Post Notable Book

An eye-opening account of how Congress today really works—and how it doesn’t—that follows the dramatic journey of the sweeping financial reform bill enacted in response to the Great Crash of 2008. Act of Congress focuses on two of the major players behind the legislation: colorful, wisecracking congressman...

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Down the Up Escalator
Down the Up Escalator
Written by Barbara Garson
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ISBN: 9780307475985
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Down the Up Escalator
How the 99 Percent Live
Written by Barbara Garson


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $15.95

One of our most incisive and committed journalists—author of the classic All the Livelong Day—shows us the real human cost of our economic follies.

The Great Recession has thrown huge economic challenges at almost all Americans save the super-affluent few, and we are only now beginning to reckon up the human...

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Hitler's Charisma
Hitler's Charisma
Written by Laurence Rees
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ISBN: 9780307389589
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Hitler's Charisma
Leading Millions into the Abyss
Written by Laurence Rees


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $17.00

At the age of twenty-four, in 1913, Adolf Hitler was eking out a living as a painter of pictures for tourists in Munich. Nothing marked him in any way as exceptional, but he did possess certain distinguishing characteristics: a capacity to hate, an inability to accept criticism, and a massive overconfidence... Read more >
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Women, Resistance and Revolution
A History Of Women And Revolution In The Modern World
Written by Sheila Rowbotham


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $17.95

This classic book provides a historical overview of feminist strands among the modern revolutionary movements of Russia, China and the Third World. Sheila Rowbotham shows how women rose against the dual challenges of an unjust state system and social-sexual prejudice. Women, Resistance and Revolution is an invaluable historical study, as well... Read more >
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The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks
The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks
Written by Jeanne Theoharis
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ISBN: 9780807033326
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The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

Written by Jeanne Theoharis


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $17.50

2014 NAACP Image Award Winner: Outstanding Literary Work – Biography / Auto Biography

2013 Letitia Woods Brown Award from the Association of Black Women Historians 

Choice Top 25 Academic Titles for 2013


The definitive political biography of Rosa Parks examines her six decades of activism, challenging perceptions of her as an accidental actor in the...

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The Loudest Voice in the Room
The Loudest Voice in the Room
Written by Gabriel Sherman, Read by Erik Singer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804194181
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The Loudest Voice in the Room
How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country
Written by Gabriel Sherman
Read by Erik Singer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 16, 2014
Price: $25.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR

A deeply reported journey inside the secretive world of Fox News and the life of its combative, visionary founder.

 
When Rupert Murdoch enlisted Roger Ailes to launch a cable news network in 1996, American politics... Read more >
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The Concept Of Nature In Marx

Written by Alfred Schmidt


Format: eBook, 252 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

In The Concept of Nature in Marx, Alfred Schmidt examines humanity’s relation to the natural world as understood by the great philosopher-economist Karl Marx, who wrote that human beings are ‘part of Nature yet able to stand over against it; and this partial separation from Nature is itself part of their... Read more >
The Concept of Nature in Marx
The Concept of Nature in Marx
Written by Alfred Schmidt
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ISBN: 9781781681473
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The Concept of Nature in Marx

Written by Alfred Schmidt


Format: Trade Paperback, 252 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

In The Concept of Nature in Marx, Alfred Schmidt examines humanity’s relation to the natural world as understood by the great philosopher-economist Karl Marx, who wrote that human beings are ‘part of Nature yet able to stand over against it; and this partial separation from Nature is itself part of their... Read more >
The Dispensable Nation
The Dispensable Nation
Written by Vali Nasr
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ISBN: 9780345802576
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The Dispensable Nation
American Foreign Policy in Retreat
Written by Vali Nasr


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $16.00

A Financial Times Best Book of the Year

Forcefully persuasive, The Dispensable Nation is a game changer for America as it charts a course in the Muslim world, Asia, and beyond. Vali Nasr shows how the Obama administration missed its chance to improve U.S. relations with the Middle East by continuing to...

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Embers of War
Embers of War
Written by Fredrik Logevall
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ISBN: 9780375756474
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Embers of War
The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America's Vietnam
Written by Fredrik Logevall


Format: Trade Paperback, 864 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $20.00

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE
 
Written with the style of a great novelist and the intrigue of a Cold War thriller, Embers of War is a landmark work that will forever change your understanding of how and why America went to war in Vietnam. Tapping newly accessible diplomatic archives in... Read more >
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"In a Single Garment of Destiny"
"In a Single Garment of Destiny"
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr., Edited by Lewis V. Baldwin, Foreword by Charlayne Hunter-Gault
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ISBN: 9780807086070
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"In a Single Garment of Destiny"
A Global Vision of Justice
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Edited by Lewis V. Baldwin
Foreword by Charlayne Hunter-Gault


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $16.00

An unprecedented and timely collection that captures the global vision of Dr. King—in his own words
 
Too many people continue to think of Martin Luther King, Jr., only as “a Southern civil rights leader” or “an American Gandhi,” thus ignoring his impact on poor and oppressed people around the world... Read more >
The Loudest Voice in the Room
The Loudest Voice in the Room
Written by Gabriel Sherman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644095
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The Loudest Voice in the Room
How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country
Written by Gabriel Sherman


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $14.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR

A deeply reported journey inside the secretive world of Fox News and the life of its combative, visionary founder.

 
When Rupert Murdoch enlisted Roger Ailes to launch a cable news network in 1996, American politics... Read more >
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The Loudest Voice in the Room
The Loudest Voice in the Room
Written by Gabriel Sherman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812992854
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The Loudest Voice in the Room
How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country
Written by Gabriel Sherman


Format: Hardcover, 560 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $28.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR

A deeply reported journey inside the secretive world of Fox News and the life of its combative, visionary founder.

 
When Rupert Murdoch enlisted Roger Ailes to launch a cable news network in 1996, American politics... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
Profiting Without Producing
How Finance Exploits Us All
Written by Costas Lapavitsas


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $29.95

Financialization is one of the most innovative concepts to emerge in the field of political economy during the last three decades, although there is no agreement on what exactly it is. Profiting Without Producing puts forth a distinctive view defining financialization in terms of the fundamental conduct of non-financial enterprises, banks... Read more >
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Profiting Without Producing
Profiting Without Producing
Written by Costas Lapavitsas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681411
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Profiting Without Producing
How Finance Exploits Us All
Written by Costas Lapavitsas


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $29.95

Financialization is one of the most innovative concepts to emerge in the field of political economy during the last three decades, although there is no agreement on what exactly it is. Profiting Without Producing puts forth a distinctive view defining financialization in terms of the fundamental conduct of non-financial enterprises, banks... Read more >
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State, Power, Socialism
State, Power, Socialism
Written by Nicos Poulantzas, Introduction by Stuart Hall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681480
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State, Power, Socialism

Written by Nicos Poulantzas
Introduction by Stuart Hall


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

In State, Power, Socialism, the leading theorist of the state and European communism advances a vigorous critique of contemporary Marxist theories of the state. Arguing against a general theory of the state, Poulantzas identifies forms of class power crucial to socialist
strategy that go beyond the state apparatus. Read more >
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State, Power, Socialism

Written by Nicos Poulantzas
Introduction by Stuart Hall


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

Developing themes of his earlier works, Poulantzas here advances a vigorous critique of contemporary Marxist theories of the state, arguing against a general theory of the state, and identifying forms of class power crucial to socialist strategy that goes beyond the apparatus of the state.

This new edition includes an introduction by... Read more >
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Tactics and Ethics
Tactics and Ethics
Written by Georg Lukacs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681497
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Tactics and Ethics
1919-1929
Written by Georg Lukacs


Format: Trade Paperback, 260 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

Tactics and Ethics collects Georg Lukács’s articles from the most politically active time of his life, a period encompassing his stint as deputy commissar of education in the Hungarian Soviet Republic. Including his famed essay on parliamentarianism—which earned Lukács the respectful yet severe criticism of Lenin—this book is a treasure chest... Read more >
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