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- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 25.00
Subject to Debate, Katha Pollitt's column in The Nation , has offered readers clear-eyed yet provocative observations on women, politics, and culture for more than seven years. Bringing together eighty-eight of her most astute essays on hot-button topics like abortion, affirmative action, and school vouchers, this selection displays the full range... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 16.00
?As this book, which is greater than the sum of its brilliant parts makes clear, Katha Pollitt, who is famously a feminist, is also a humorist, a moralist and a most hilarious, wise, and incisive observer.? ?Victor Navasky, author of A Matter of Opinion Through presidential administrations Democratic and Republican, Katha Pollitt has observed and... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 14.00
Celebrated for her award-winning political columns, criticism, and poetry, Katha Pollitt now shows us another side of her talent. Learning to Drive is a surprising, revealing, and entertaining collection of stories drawn from the author?s own life. With deep feeling and sharp insight, Pollitt writes about the death of her father; the sad but noble... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2009; US$ 23.00
In The Mind-Body Problem , Katha Pollitt takes the ordinary events of life?her own and others??and turns them into brilliant, poignant, and often funny poems that are full of surprises and originality. Pollitt?s imagination is stirred by conflict and juxtaposition, by the contrast (but also the connection) between logic and feeling, between the real... more...
- Picador 2014; US$ 25.99
A POWERFUL ARGUMENT FOR ABORTION AS A MORAL RIGHT AND SOCIAL GOOD BY A NOTED FEMINIST AND LONGTIME COLUMNIST FOR THE NATION Forty years after the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling, "abortion" is still a word that is said with outright hostility by many, despite the fact that one in three American women will have terminated at least one pregnancy... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2010; US$ 10.95
(Book Jacket Status: Not Jacketed) The first novel of Samuel Beckett's mordant and exhilarating midcentury trilogy introduces us to Molloy, who has been mysteriously incarcerated, and who subsequently escapes to go discover the whereabouts of his mother. In the latter part of this curious masterwork, a certain Jacques Moran is deputized by anonymous... more...
- New York Review Books 2011; US$ 14.95
Originally published alongside Ulysses in the pages of the legendary Little Review , Mary Olivier: A Life is an intimate, lacerating account of the ties between daughter and mother, a book of transfixing images and troubling moral intelligence that confronts the exigencies and ambiguities of freedom and responsibility... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 33.99
The book certainly is intended for social stratification classes. Students who read Understanding Inequality will have the benefit of comprehending the multiple dimensions of social stratification. Where most textbooks on inequality limit themselvesto class analysis, Arrighi's anthology exposes us to both economic and non-economic facets of inequality.... more...