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Cultural Capital
Cultural Capital
Written by Robert Hewison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781685914
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Cultural Capital
The Rise and Fall of Creative Britain
Written by Robert Hewison


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $24.95

Britain began the twenty-first century convinced of its creativity. Throughout the New Labour era, the visual and performing arts, museums and galleries, were ceaselessly promoted as a stimulus to national economic revival, a post-industrial revolution where spending on culture would solve everything, from national decline to crime. Tony Blair heralded it...

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Cultural Capital
The Rise and Fall of Creative Britain
Written by Robert Hewison


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $24.95

Britain began the twenty-first century convinced of its creativity. Throughout the New Labour era, the visual and performing arts, museums and galleries, were ceaselessly promoted as a stimulus to national economic revival, a post-industrial revolution where spending on culture would solve everything, from national decline to crime. Tony Blair heralded it...

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Annihilation of Caste
Annihilation of Caste
Written by B.R. Ambedkar, Edited by S. Anand, Introduction by Arundhati Roy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781688311
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Annihilation of Caste
The Annotated Critical Edition
Written by B.R. Ambedkar
Edited by S. Anand
Introduction by Arundhati Roy


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $26.95

“What the Communist Manifesto is to the capitalist world, Annihilation of Caste is to India.” —Anand Teltumbde, author of The Persistence of Caste

B.R. Ambedkar’s Annihilation of Caste is one of the most important, yet neglected, works of political writing from India. Written in 1936, it is an audacious denunciation of... Read more >
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Annihilation of Caste
The Annotated Critical Edition
Written by B.R. Ambedkar
Edited by S. Anand
Introduction by Arundhati Roy


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $26.95

“What the Communist Manifesto is to the capitalist world, Annihilation of Caste is to India.” —Anand Teltumbde, author of The Persistence of Caste

B.R. Ambedkar’s Annihilation of Caste is one of the most important, yet neglected, works of political writing from India. Written in 1936, it is an audacious denunciation of... Read more >
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Inequality and the 1%
Inequality and the 1%
Written by Danny Dorling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781685853
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Inequality and the 1%

Written by Danny Dorling


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $19.95

Since the great recession hit in 2008, the 1% has only grown richer while the rest find life increasingly tough. The gap between the haves and the have-nots has turned into a chasm. While the rich have found new ways of protecting their wealth, everyone else has suffered the penalties of... Read more >
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Inequality and the 1%

Written by Danny Dorling


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $19.95

Since the great recession hit in 2008, the 1% has only grown richer while the rest find life increasingly tough. The gap between the haves and the have-nots has turned into a chasm. While the rich have found new ways of protecting their wealth, everyone else has suffered the penalties of... Read more >
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Losing Our Way
Losing Our Way
Written by Bob Herbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385528238
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Losing Our Way
An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Written by Bob Herbert


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $27.95

From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way

In his eighteen years as an opinion columnist for The New York Times, Herbert championed the working poor and the middle class. After filing his last column... Read more >
Losing Our Way
Losing Our Way
Written by Bob Herbert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385535892
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Losing Our Way
An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Written by Bob Herbert


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way

In his eighteen years as an opinion columnist for The New York Times, Herbert championed the working poor and the middle class. After filing his last column... Read more >
Losing Our Way
Losing Our Way
Written by Bob Herbert, Read by Bob Herbert
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804193559
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Losing Our Way
An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Written by Bob Herbert
Read by Bob Herbert


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $35.00

From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way

In his eighteen years as an opinion columnist for The New York Times, Herbert championed the working poor and the middle class. After filing his last column... Read more >
Losing Our Way
Losing Our Way
Written by Bob Herbert, Read by Bob Herbert
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804193566
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Losing Our Way
An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Written by Bob Herbert
Read by Bob Herbert


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $17.50

From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way

In his eighteen years as an opinion columnist for The New York Times, Herbert championed the working poor and the middle class. After filing his last column... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Outlaws of the Atlantic
Outlaws of the Atlantic
Written by Marcus Rediker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807033098
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Outlaws of the Atlantic
Sailors, Pirates, and Motley Crews in the Age of Sail
Written by Marcus Rediker


Format: Hardcover, 248 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $26.95

This maritime history "from below" exposes the history-making power of common sailors, slaves, pirates, and other outlaws at sea in the era of the tall ship.
 
In Outlaws of the Atlantic, award-winning historian Marcus Rediker turns maritime history upside down. He explores the dramatic world of maritime adventure, not from the perspective... Read more >
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Outlaws of the Atlantic
Sailors, Pirates, and Motley Crews in the Age of Sail
Written by Marcus Rediker


Format: eBook, 248 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $26.95

This maritime history "from below" exposes the history-making power of common sailors, slaves, pirates, and other outlaws at sea in the era of the tall ship.
 
In Outlaws of the Atlantic, award-winning historian Marcus Rediker turns maritime history upside down. He explores the dramatic world of maritime adventure, not from the perspective... Read more >
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The Bourgeois
The Bourgeois
Written by Franco Moretti
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683040
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The Bourgeois
Between History and Literature
Written by Franco Moretti


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $19.95

“The bourgeois ... Not so long ago, this notion seemed indispensable to social analysis; these days, one might go years without hearing it mentioned. Capitalism is more powerful than ever, but its human embodiment seems to have vanished. ‘I am a member of the bourgeois class, feel myself to be such... Read more >
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The Walls of Delhi
The Walls of Delhi
Written by Uday Prakash, Translated by Jason Grunebaum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805289
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The Walls of Delhi

Written by Uday Prakash
Translated by Jason Grunebaum


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $23.95

A street sweeper discovers a cache of black market money and escapes to see the Taj Mahal with his underage mistress; an Untouchable races to reclaim his life that’s been stolen by an upper-caste identity thief; a slum baby’s head gets bigger and bigger as he gets smarter and smarter, while... Read more >
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The Walls of Delhi

Written by Uday Prakash
Translated by Jason Grunebaum


Format: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $23.95

A street sweeper discovers a cache of black market money and escapes to see the Taj Mahal with his underage mistress; an Untouchable races to reclaim his life that’s been stolen by an upper-caste identity thief; a slum baby’s head gets bigger and bigger as he gets smarter and smarter, while... Read more >
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Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)
Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)
Written by Jane McAlevey and Bob Ostertag
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683156
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Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)
My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement
Written by Jane McAlevey and Bob Ostertag


Format: Trade Paperback, 332 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $19.95

In 1995, in the first contested election in the history of the AFL-CIO, John Sweeney won the presidency of the nation’s largest labor federation, promising renewal and resurgence. Today, less than 7 percent of American private-sector workers belong to a union, the lowest percentage since the beginning of the twentieth century... Read more >
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After Freedom
After Freedom
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807007464
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After Freedom
The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $35.00

Twenty years after the end of apartheid, a new generation is building a multiracial democracy in South Africa but remains mired in economic inequality and political conflict.
 
The death of Nelson Mandela in 2013 arrived just short of the twentieth anniversary of South Africa’s first free election, reminding the world of... Read more >
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After Freedom
The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $35.00

Twenty years after the end of apartheid, a new generation is building a multiracial democracy in South Africa but remains mired in economic inequality and political conflict.
 
The death of Nelson Mandela in 2013 arrived just short of the twentieth anniversary of South Africa’s first free election, reminding the world of... Read more >
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Down the Up Escalator
Down the Up Escalator
Written by Barbara Garson
Format: Trade Paperback
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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Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307742506
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Gun Guys
A Road Trip
Written by Dan Baum


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $15.95

Dan Baum is a gun fanatic. He is also Jewish Democrat who grew up in suburban New Jersey. In Gun Guys, he takes us on a guided tour of gun stores and gun shows, shooting ranges and festivals, contests and auctions, trying to figure out what draws so many of us to... 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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The Good Life
The Good Life
Written by Loren Baritz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307832146
Our Price: $16.99
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The Good Life

Written by Loren Baritz


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2013
Price: $16.99

What is the American middle class? What does it want?
 
In search of these answers The Good Life tackles the assumptions Americans make and have made about their own culture—about the meaning of equality, success, personal and national security, acceptable ways of dressing and loving and raising children, and, most important... Read more >
The Bourgeois
The Bourgeois
Written by Franco Moretti
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781680858
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The Bourgeois
Between History and Literature
Written by Franco Moretti


Format: Hardcover, 228 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $26.95

"I am a member of the bourgeois class, feel myself to be such, and have been brought up on its opinions and ideals," wrote Max Weber, in 1895. Who could repeat these words today?

Thus begins Franco Moretti’s study of the bourgeois in modern European literature, where a gallery of individual portraits is entwined around the... Read more >
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The Bourgeois
Between History and Literature
Written by Franco Moretti


Format: eBook, 228 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $29.95

"I am a member of the bourgeois class, feel myself to be such, and have been brought up on its opinions and ideals," wrote Max Weber, in 1895. Who could repeat these words today?

Thus begins Franco Moretti’s study of the bourgeois in modern European literature, where a gallery of individual portraits is entwined around the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Cancer in the Community
Class and Medical Authority
Written by Martha Balshem


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $16.95

Focusing on deep conflicts between the medical establishment and the working class, Martha Balshem chronicles a health education project in “Tannerstown,” a pseudonym for a blue-collar neighborhood in northeast Philadelphia. Read more >
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