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We Should All Be Feminists

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $0.99

What does “feminism” mean today? That is the question at the heart of We Should All Be Feminists, a personal, eloquently-argued essay—adapted from her much-viewed Tedx talk of the same name—by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the award-winning author of Americanah and Half of a Yellow Sun. With humor and levity, here Adichie... Read more >
Women's Oppression Today

(Available July 22, 2014)
Women's Oppression Today
Written by Michele Barrett, Introduction by Kathi Weeks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781680148
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Women's Oppression Today
The Marxist/Feminist Encounter
Written by Michele Barrett
Introduction by Kathi Weeks


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $95.00

Women’s Oppression Today is now a classic text in the debate about Marxism and feminism and has been reprinted many times since its first publication in 1980. Acknowledging the book as a product of the specific political climate of the time it was written, Michèle Barrett in this revised edition surveys the... Read more >
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In Our Time
In Our Time
Written by Susan Brownmiller
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ISBN: 9780804151986
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In Our Time
Memoir of a Revolution
Written by Susan Brownmiller


Format: eBook, 388 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2013
Price: $11.99

There once was a time when the concept of equal pay for equal work did not exist, when women of all ages were "girls," when abortion was a back-alley procedure, when there was no such thing as a rape crisis center or a shelter for battered women, when "sexual harassment" had... Read more >
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Fortunes of Feminism
From Women's Liberation to Identity Politics to Anti-Capitalism
Written by Nancy Fraser


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $24.95

Nancy Fraser’s major new book traces the feminist movement’s evolution since the 1970s and anticipates a new—radical and egalitarian—phase of feminist thought and action.

During the ferment of the New Left, “Second Wave” feminism emerged as a struggle for women’s liberation and took its place alongside other radical movements that were questioning... Read more >
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Heretic's Heart
A Journey through Spirit and Revolution
Written by Margot Adler


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $24.00

Starting in 1964, writes Margot Adler in this dazzling memoir, “I found myself mysteriously at the center of extraordinary events.” Now a correspondent for National Public Radio, Adler was a young woman determined to be taken seriously and to be an agent of change—on her own terms, free from dogma and... Read more >
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The Bonds of Love
The Bonds of Love
Written by Jessica Benjamin
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ISBN: 9780307833303
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The Bonds of Love
Psychoanalysis, Feminism, & the Problem of Domination
Written by Jessica Benjamin


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2013
Price: $11.99

Why do people submit to authority and derive pleasure even others have over them? What is the appeal of domination and submission, and why are they so prevalent in erotic life? Why is it so difficult for men and women to meet as equals? Why, indeed, do hey continue to recapitulate... Read more >
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The Last Men on Top
The Last Men on Top
Written by Susan Jacoby
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ISBN: 9780307908476
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The Last Men on Top

Written by Susan Jacoby


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $2.99

A feminist—and the bestselling author of The Age of American Unreason—looks back at the last pre-feminist generation of men who supposedly had it all and asks: what exactly did they have?

How fabulous was life for men in the 1950s and early 1960s? How real is the world depicted by a television... Read more >
Fortunes of Feminism
Fortunes of Feminism
Written by Nancy Fraser
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ISBN: 9781844679843
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Fortunes of Feminism
From Women's Liberation to Identity Politics to Anti-Capitalism
Written by Nancy Fraser


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $24.95

Nancy Fraser’s major new book traces the feminist movement’s evolution since the 1970s and anticipates a new—radical and egalitarian—phase of feminist thought and action.

During the ferment of the New Left, “Second Wave” feminism emerged as a struggle for women’s liberation and took its place alongside other radical movements that were questioning... Read more >
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Paradise Beneath Her Feet
Paradise Beneath Her Feet
Written by Isobel Coleman
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ISBN: 9780812978551
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Paradise Beneath Her Feet
How Women Are Transforming the Middle East
Written by Isobel Coleman


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $17.00

Now with a new Preface and Afterword by the author
 
“Outstanding . . . [Isobel Coleman] takes us into remote villages and urban bureaucracies to find the brave men and women working to create change in the Middle East.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In this timely and important book, Isobel Coleman... Read more >
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My Escape
My Escape
Written by Benoite Groult
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ISBN: 9781590515433
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My Escape
An Autobiography
Written by Benoite Groult


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $17.95

This witty autobiography captures the rich and varied life of a renowned French author and pioneering feminist, through the obstacles and movements in twentieth-century France.

Born in 1920 in Paris, Benoite Groult obtained the right to vote only when she was twenty-five years old. She married four times, bore three... Read more >
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My Escape
An Autobiography
Written by Benoite Groult


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $14.95

This witty autobiography captures the rich and varied life of a renowned French author and pioneering feminist, through the obstacles and movements in twentieth-century France.
 
Born in 1920 in Paris, Benoite Groult obtained the right to vote only when she was twenty-five years old. She married four times, bore three... Read more >
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In Praise of Messy Lives: Essays
In Praise of Messy Lives: Essays
Written by Katie Roiphe
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ISBN: 9780679644026
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In Praise of Messy Lives: Essays

Written by Katie Roiphe


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $12.99

This powerful collection of essays ranges from pop culture to politics, from Hillary Clinton to Susan Sontag, from Facebook to Mad Men, from Joan Didion to David Foster Wallace to—most strikingly—the author’s own life. For fans of the essays of John Jeremiah Sullivan and Jonathan Lethem.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS... Read more >
The Unfinished Revolution
Voices from the Global Fight for Women's Rights
Edited by Minky Worden
Introduction by Christiane Amanpour


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $25.95

“It’s a time of change in the world, with dictators toppling and new opportunities rising, but any revolution that doesn’t create equality for women will be incomplete. The time has come to realize the full potential of half the world’s population.” —Christiane Amanpour, from the foreword
 
The Unfinished Revolution tells the story of the... Read more >
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The Unfinished Revolution
The Unfinished Revolution
Edited by Minky Worden, Introduction by Christiane Amanpour
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The Unfinished Revolution
Voices from the Global Fight for Women's Rights
Edited by Minky Worden
Introduction by Christiane Amanpour


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $25.95

“It’s a time of change in the world, with dictators toppling and new opportunities rising, but any revolution that doesn’t create equality for women will be incomplete. The time has come to realize the full potential of half the world’s population.” —Christiane Amanpour, from the foreword
 
The Unfinished Revolution tells the... Read more >
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Sister Outsider
Sister Outsider
Written by Audre Lorde, Foreword by Cheryl Clarke
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307809049
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Sister Outsider
Essays and Speeches
Written by Audre Lorde
Foreword by Cheryl Clarke


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 4, 2012
Price: $13.99

Presenting the essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, SISTER OUTSIDER celebrates an influential voice in twentieth-century literature. In this charged collection of fifteen essays and speeches, Lorde takes on sexism, racism, ageism, homophobia, and class, and propounds social difference as a vehicle for action and change... Read more >
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Last Gift of Time
Last Gift of Time
Written by Carolyn G. Heilbrun
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307802149
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Last Gift of Time

Written by Carolyn G. Heilbrun


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
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When she was young, distinguished author and critic Carolyn Heilbrun solemnly vowed to end her life when she turned seventy. But on the advent of that fateful birthday, she realized that her golden years had been full of unforeseen pleasures. Now, the astute and ever-insightful Heilbrun muses on the emotional and... Read more >
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Rebels in White Gloves
Rebels in White Gloves
Written by Miriam Horn
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ISBN: 9780307773890
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Rebels in White Gloves
Coming of Age with Hillary's Class--Wellesley '69
Written by Miriam Horn


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2011
Price: $11.99

When the women of the Wellesley class of 1969 entered the ivory tower, they were initiated into a rarefied world. Many were daughters of privilege, many were going for their "MRS." But by the time they graduated four years later, they faced a world turned upside down by the Pill, NOW... Read more >
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A Few Good Women
A Few Good Women
Written by Evelyn Monahan and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee
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ISBN: 9781400095605
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A Few Good Women
America's Military Women from World War I to the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
Written by Evelyn Monahan and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.95

 In this riveting narrative history, women veterans from the world wars, Vietnam, the Gulf War, Afghanistan, and Iraq tell their extraordinary stories.

Evelyn M. Monahan and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee spent fifteen years combing through archives, journals, histories, and news reports, and gathering thousands of eyewitness accounts, letters, and interviews for this unprecedented chronicle...

Read more >
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I Am an Emotional Creature
I Am an Emotional Creature
Written by Eve Ensler
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ISBN: 9780812970166
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I Am an Emotional Creature
The Secret Life of Girls Around the World
Written by Eve Ensler


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $14.00

In this daring book, internationally acclaimed author and playwright Eve Ensler offers fictional monologues and stories inspired by girls around the globe. Fierce, tender, and smart, I Am an Emotional Creature is a celebration of the authentic voice inside every girl and an inspiring call to action for girls everywhere to... Read more >
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A Year by the Sea
A Year by the Sea
Written by Joan Anderson
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ISBN: 9780307777904
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A Year by the Sea

Written by Joan Anderson


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

Now available in paperback, the entrancing story of how one woman's journey of self-discovery gave her the courage to persevere in re-creating her life.

Life is a work in progress, as ever-changing as a sandy shoreline along the beach. During the years Joan Anderson was a loving wife and supportive mother, she... Read more >
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The Murder of Helen Jewett
The Murder of Helen Jewett
Written by Patricia Cline Cohen
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ISBN: 9780307773210
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The Murder of Helen Jewett

Written by Patricia Cline Cohen


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2010
Price: $13.99

In 1836, the murder of a young prostitute made headlines in New York City and around the country, inaugurating a sex-and-death sensationalism in news reporting that haunts us today. Patricia Cline Cohen goes behind these first lurid accounts to reconstruct the story of the mysterious victim, Helen Jewett.

From her beginnings... Read more >
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The First Sex
The First Sex
Written by Helen Fisher
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ISBN: 9780307766113
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The First Sex
The Natural Talents of Women and How They Are Changing the World
Written by Helen Fisher


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2010
Price: $13.99

"Tomorrow belongs to women," notes celebrated anthropologist Helen Fisher. In her explosive new book, The First Sex, she illustrates this enticing assertion. Drawing on original research, Fisher reveals how women and their natural talents are changing the world, making them ideal leaders and successful shapers of business and society--today and on... Read more >
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Paradise Beneath Her Feet
Paradise Beneath Her Feet
Written by Isobel Coleman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400066957
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Paradise Beneath Her Feet
How Women Are Transforming the Middle East
Written by Isobel Coleman


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $26.00

Over the centuries and throughout the world, women have struggled for equality and basic rights. Their challenge in the Middle East has been intensified by the rise of a political Islam that too often condemns women’s empowerment as Western cultural imperialism or, worse, anti-Islamic. In Paradise Beneath Her Feet, Isobel Coleman... Read more >
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Paradise Beneath Her Feet
Paradise Beneath Her Feet
Written by Isobel Coleman
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ISBN: 9780679603696
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Paradise Beneath Her Feet
How Women Are Transforming the Middle East
Written by Isobel Coleman


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $14.99

Now with a new Preface and Afterword by the author
 
“Outstanding . . . [Isobel Coleman] takes us into remote villages and urban bureaucracies to find the brave men and women working to create change in the Middle East.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In this timely and important book, Isobel Coleman... Read more >
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A Few Good Women
A Few Good Women
Written by Evelyn Monahan and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307593184
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A Few Good Women
America's Military Women from World War I to the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
Written by Evelyn Monahan and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2010
Price: $13.99

 In this riveting narrative history, women veterans from the world wars, Vietnam, the Gulf War, Afghanistan, and Iraq tell their extraordinary stories.

Evelyn M. Monahan and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee spent fifteen years combing through archives, journals, histories, and news reports, and gathering thousands of eyewitness accounts, letters, and interviews for this unprecedented chronicle...

Read more >
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