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Imagine: Living in a Socialist USA

Frances Goldin

"What are the possibilities inherent in Socialism? What is it? What can it mean to humanity s future? What would it look like in America? These are the questions raised in this exquisitely timely book. We must profoundly change the way we live, or we... (read more)

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I Thought It Was Just Me (But It Isn't): Telling the Truth about Perfectionism, Inadequacy, and Power

Brene Brown

Researcher and thought leader Dr. Brené Brown offers a liberating study on the importance of our imperfections—both to our relationships and to our own sense of self  The quest for perfection is exhausting and unrelenting. There is a... (read more)

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Twentieth-Century British Political Facts, 1900-2000

David Butler

Twentieth-Century British Political Facts is the definitive record of the who, the what and the when of British political history in the 1900s, providing reliable information which could not otherwise be found without many hours of digging in a library... (read more)

Chomsky Noam
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The Chomsky-Foucault Debate: On Human Nature

Noam Chomsky

Two of the 20th century's most influential thinkers debate a perennial question--is there such a thing as "innate" human nature independent of experiences and external influences?... (read more)

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Socialism: Past and Future

Michael Harrington

On learning his cancer was inoperable, renowned intellectual Michael Harrington simply asked the doctors to keep him alive long enough “to complete a summary statement of the themes I had thought of throughout an activist life.” And they did.... (read more)

Human Rights
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Due Process and International Terrorism: An International Legal Analysis (Studies in Intercultural Human Rights)


Acts of terror on a global scale are straining to the breaking point the due process guarantees of the legal systems of modern democracies. In unequalled breadth and depth, this book analyzes the rights of persons suspected of a crime, in normal times... (read more)

Politics of Oil
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Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet: The New Geopolitics of Energy

Michael T Klare

"Klares superb book explains, in haunting detail, the trends that will lead us into a series of dangerous traps unless we muster the will to transform the way we use energy."—Bill McKibben Oil recently hit $140 a barrel, and it is still climbing... (read more)

Activism and Peace Studies
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Civic Engagement in a Network Society (Hc)

Kaifeng Yang

a volume in Research on International Civic EngagementSeries Editors Erik Bergrud, Park Universityand Kaifeng Yang, Florida State UniversityThe Pew Charitable Trusts defines civic engagement as Individual and collective actions designedto identify and... (read more)

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