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  • The Beauty Myth (Vintage Feminism Short Edition)by Naomi Wolf

    Random House 2015; US$ 7.04

    Vintage Feminism: c lassic feminist texts in short form WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY THE AUTHOR Every day, women around the world are confronted with a dilemma ? how to look. In a society embroiled in a cult of female beauty and youthfulness, pressure on women to conform physically is constant and all-pervading. In this shortened edition you will... more...

  • Get It Togetherby Zoe Williams

    Random House 2015; US$ 21.14

    Whether we have children or not we all want the future to be fairer and happier; and Zoe Williams believes that we need to make that happen collectively. GET IT TOGETHER is a rousing call to arms for us all to play our part in creating a more equal society. Zoe believes that it?s not enough to sit back and watch as our NHS slides away from us;... more...

  • Tea Party Resurgenceby Scott J. Schroeder

    SBPRA 2014; US$ 2.99

    Tea Party Resurgence highlights the escalating problems associated with the growing U.S. federal debt and how it affects all Americans. The issues and recommendations discussed will appeal to all Americans concerned about the country we will be leaving our future generations and the burdens we are inflicting on them with our current reckless spending.... more...

  • Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844by Karl Marx

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 6.95

    Written in 1844 as a series of notes, Marx's posthumously published critiques on the conditions of modern industrialist societies forms the foundation of the author's denunciation of capitalism. Combining elements of psychology, sociology, and anthropology, it is a profound examination of the human condition rooted in a philosophy of economics. In... more...

  • Discourses on Livyby Niccolò Machiavelli; Ninian Hill Thomson

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 9.95

    The strategies Machiavelli developed and endorsed in The Prince made his name an enduring synonym for the ruthless acquisition and use of power. Discourses on Livy, published in 1531, is equally essential to an understanding of political theory. Both treatises compare the government of ancient Rome to that of the Italian Renaissance. The Prince,... more...

  • The Ego and His Ownby Max Stirner; Steven T. Byington; James J. Martin

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 16.95

    This prophetic 1844 work challenges the very notion of a common good as the driving force of civilization. It offers burning indictments of philosophers, Christianity, monarchism, and the bourgeois state. more...

  • Mutual Aidby Peter Kropotkin

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 9.95

    In this cornerstone of modern liberal social theory, Peter Kropotkin states that the most effective human and animal communities are essentially cooperative, rather than competitive. Kropotkin based this classic on his observations of natural phenomena and history, forming a work of stunning and well-reasoned scholarship. Essential to the understanding... more...

  • Lawsby Plato; Benjamin Jowett

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 6.95

    A lively dialogue between a foreign philosopher and a powerful statesman, Plato's Laws reflects the essence of the philosopher's reasoning on political theory and practice. It also embodies his mature and more practical ideas about a utopian republic. Plato's discourse ranges from everyday issues of criminal and matrimonial law to wider considerations... more...

  • Extending Political Liberalismby Martha C. Nussbaum

    Columbia University Press 2015; US$ 1.99

    Martha C. Nussbaum is Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago. Her principal appointments are in the Philosophy Department and the Law School. Her books include Frontiers of Justice, Creating Capabilities, Political Emotions, and Anger and Forgiveness. more...

  • Social Ends and Political Means (Routledge Revivals)by Ted Honderich

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    Leading British, American and European philosophers contribute to this collection of essays, first published in 1976, in political philosophy. They are essays which have to do in different ways with better societies than the ones we have, and with ways of getting them. They exemplify what can fairly be called real political philosophy. Its past makers... more...