Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
1000 or more books in

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Social Science books by browsing the categories below.

Social Science:

Social Science:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
The Working Poor
The Working Poor
Written by David K. Shipler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375708213
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Working Poor
Invisible in America
Written by David K. Shipler


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 4, 2005
Price: $16.00

“Nobody who works hard should be poor in America,” writes Pulitzer Prize winner David Shipler. Clear-headed, rigorous, and compassionate, he journeys deeply into the lives of individual store clerks and factory workers, farm laborers and sweat-shop seamstresses, illegal immigrants in menial jobs and Americans saddled with immense student loans and paltry... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Power Broker
The Power Broker
Written by Robert A. Caro, Read by Robertson Dean
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307914187
Our Price: $60.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

The Power Broker
Robert Moses and the Fall of New York
Written by Robert A. Caro
Read by Robertson Dean


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 17, 2011
Price: $60.00

For the sheer magnitude, depth and authority of its revelations, The Power Broker stands alone---a huge and galvanizing biography revealing not only the virtually unknown saga of one man's incredible accumulation of power, but the hidden story of the shaping (and mis-shaping) of New York through the past half-century.

Robert Caro's monumental... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Black Hearts
Black Hearts
Written by Jim Frederick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307450760
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Black Hearts
One Platoon's Descent into Madness in Iraq's Triangle of Death
Written by Jim Frederick


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $16.00

This is the story of a small group of soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division’s fabled 502nd Infantry Regiment—a unit known as “the Black Heart Brigade.” Deployed in late 2005 to Iraq’s so-called Triangle of Death, a veritable meat grinder just south of Baghdad, the Black Hearts found themselves in arguably... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Start Something That Matters
Start Something That Matters
Written by Blake Mycoskie
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679603528
Our Price: $9.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Start Something That Matters

Written by Blake Mycoskie


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $9.99

The incredible story of the man behind TOMS Shoes and One for One, the revolutionary business model that marries fun, profit, and social good.
 
“A creative and open-hearted business model for our times.”—The Wall Street Journal
 
Why this book is for you:
 
• You’re ready to make...

Read more >
The Wild Trees
The Wild Trees
Written by Richard Preston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812975598
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Wild Trees
A Story of Passion and Daring
Written by Richard Preston


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $16.00

Hidden away in foggy, uncharted rain forest valleys in Northern California are the largest and tallest organisms the world has ever sustained–the coast redwood trees, Sequoia sempervirens. Ninety-six percent of the ancient redwood forests have been destroyed by logging, but the untouched fragments that remain are among the great wonders of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
MWF Seeking BFF
MWF Seeking BFF
Written by Rachel Bertsche
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345524942
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

MWF Seeking BFF
My Yearlong Search for a New Best Friend
Written by Rachel Bertsche


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $15.00

When Rachel Bertsche first moves to Chicago, she’s thrilled to finally share a zip code, let alone an apartment, with her boyfriend. But shortly after getting married, Bertsche realizes that her new life is missing one thing: friends. Sure, she has plenty of BFFs—in New York and San Francisco and Boston... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
Salt Sugar Fat
Salt Sugar Fat
Written by Michael Moss, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449808702
Our Price: $22.50

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

Salt Sugar Fat
How the Food Giants Hooked Us
Written by Michael Moss
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $22.50

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Atlantic • The Huffington Post • Men’s Journal • MSN (U.K.) • Kirkus Reviews • Publishers Weekly

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • WINNER OF THE JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AWARD FOR WRITING AND LITERATURE

From a Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative reporter at The... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Censored 2015
Censored 2015
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored, Illustrated by Khalil Bendib, Foreword by Ralph Nader
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805654
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Censored 2015
Inspiring We the People; The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2013- 2014
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Foreword by Ralph Nader


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $18.95

Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation's oldest news-monitoring group—a university-wide project at Sonoma State University founded by Carl Jensen, directed for many years by Peter Phillips, and now under the leadership of Mickey Huff—has produced a Top-25 list of underreported news stories and a book, Censored, dedicated to the stories that ought to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
A Natural History of the Senses
A Natural History of the Senses
Written by Diane Ackerman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679735663
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

A Natural History of the Senses

Written by Diane Ackerman


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 10, 1991
Price: $16.95

Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand tour of the realm of the senses includes conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a professional nose in New York, along with dissertations on kisses and tattoos, sadistic cuisine and the music played by the planet Earth. "Delightful . . . gives the reader the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Duncan's Ritual of Freemasonry
Duncan's Ritual of Freemasonry
Written by Malcolm C. Duncan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679506263
Our Price: $14.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Duncan's Ritual of Freemasonry

Written by Malcolm C. Duncan


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 12, 1976
Price: $14.00

Read more >
View pages: 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19
Page 14 of 100
View past category highlights: