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The Bourgeois

(Available August 5, 2014)
The Bourgeois
Written by Franco Moretti
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683040
Our Price: $19.95
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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 >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Walls of Delhi
The Walls of Delhi
Written by Uday Prakash, Translated by Jason Grunebaum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805289
Our Price: $23.95
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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
Our Price: $19.95
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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
Our Price: $35.00
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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 >
Also available as a hardcover.
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...

Read more >
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Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307742506
Our Price: $15.95
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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 >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.
The Many-Headed Hydra
The Many-Headed Hydra
Written by Peter Linebaugh and Marcus Rediker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807033173
Our Price: $26.00
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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
Our Price: $26.95
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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... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
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... 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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Down the Up Escalator
Down the Up Escalator
Written by Barbara Garson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385532747
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
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Down the Up Escalator
How the 99 Percent Live in the Great Recession
Written by Barbara Garson


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $26.95

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... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Down the Up Escalator
Down the Up Escalator
Written by Barbara Garson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385532754
Our Price: $11.99
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Down the Up Escalator
How the 99 Percent Live in the Great Recession
Written by Barbara Garson


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $11.99

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... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595416
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
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Gun Guys
A Road Trip
Written by Dan Baum


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

Here is armed America—a land of machine-gun gatherings in the desert, lederhosened German shooting societies, feral-hog hunts in Texas, and Hollywood gun armories. Whether they’re collecting antique weapons, practicing concealed carry, or firing an AR-15 or a Glock at their local range, many Americans love guns—which horrifies and fascinates many other... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962218
Our Price: $11.99
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Gun Guys
A Road Trip
Written by Dan Baum


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

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 >
Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum, Read by Richard Kind
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385363105
Our Price: $22.50

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Gun Guys
A Road Trip
Written by Dan Baum
Read by Richard Kind


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $22.50

Here is armed America—a land of machine-gun gatherings in the desert, lederhosened German shooting societies, feral-hog hunts in Texas, and Hollywood gun armories. Whether they’re collecting antique weapons, practicing concealed carry, or firing an AR-15 or a Glock at their local range, many Americans love guns—which horrifies and fascinates many other... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Meme Wars
Meme Wars
Written by Kalle Lasn, Edited by Adbusters
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609804329
Our Price: $100.00
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Meme Wars
The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics
Written by Kalle Lasn
Edited by Adbusters


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $100.00

"Engrossing, exciting [...] This book compels us to rethink our approaches to economics ..." —Literary Review of Canada

"Thought-provoking and creative [...]" —Julie Nelson, author of Beyond Economic Man: Feminist Theory and Economics 

From the editor and magazine that started and named the Occupy Wall Street movement, Meme Wars: The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics is an articulation of... Read more >
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Coming Apart
Coming Apart
Written by Charles Murray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307453433
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Coming Apart
The State of White America, 1960-2010
Written by Charles Murray


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $16.00

From the bestselling author of Losing Ground and The Bell Curve, this startling long-lens view shows how America is coming apart at the seams that historically have joined our classes.


In Coming Apart, Charles Murray explores the formation of American classes that are different in kind from anything we have ever... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Rich Don't Always Win
The Rich Don't Always Win
Written by Sam Pizzigati
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804343
Our Price: $18.95
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The Rich Don't Always Win
The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970
Written by Sam Pizzigati


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $18.95

The Occupy Wall Street protests have captured America's political imagination. Polls show that two-thirds of the nation now believe that America's enormous wealth ought to be "distributed more evenly." However, almost as many Americans--well over half--feel the protests will ultimately have "little impact" on inequality in America. What explains this disconnect? Most Americans have... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Rich Don't Always Win
The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970
Written by Sam Pizzigati


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $18.95

The Occupy Wall Street protests have captured America's political imagination. Polls show that two-thirds of the nation now believe that America's enormous wealth ought to be "distributed more evenly." However, almost as many Americans--well over half--feel the protests will ultimately have "little impact" on inequality in America. What explains this disconnect? Most Americans have... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)
Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)
Written by Jane McAlevey and Bob Ostertag
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844678853
Our Price: $25.95
 Quantity: 1 
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Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)
My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement
Written by Jane McAlevey and Bob Ostertag


Format: Hardcover, 332 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $25.95

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 >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)
My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement
Written by Jane McAlevey and Bob Ostertag


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $25.95

In 1995, in the first contested election in the history ofthe AFL-CIO, John Sweeney won the presidency of the nation’s largest laborfederation, promising renewal and resurgence. Today, less than 7 percent ofAmerican private-sector workers belong to a union, the lowest percentage sincethe beginning of the twentieth century, and public employee collectivebargaining... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Beginning of the American Fall
A Comics Journalist Inside the Occupy Wall Street Movement
Written by Stephanie McMillan


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $16.95

Can a cartoonist and millions of random strangers change the world? The initial stages of their attempt are chronicled in this book of comics-journalism and written observations.

Stephanie McMillan, long-time activist and cartoonist, has waited her entire life for the American people to rise up. Sparked by uprisings around the world, a new... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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