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  • The Africa Houseby Christina Lamb

    Penguin Books Ltd 2014; US$ 15.98

    In the last decades of the British Empire, Stewart Gore-Brown build himself a feudal paradise in Northern Rhodesia; a sprawling country estate modelled on the finest homes of England, complete with uniformed servants, daily muster parades and rose gardens. He wanted to share it with the love of his life, the beautiful unconventional Ethel Locke King,... more...

  • Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capitalby Vivek Chibber

    Verso Books 2014; US$ 29.95

    Postcolonial theory has become enormously influential as a framework for understanding the Global South. It is also a school of thought popular because of its rejection of the supposedly universalizing categories of the Enlightenment. In this devastating critique, mounted on behalf of the radical Enlightenment tradition, Vivek Chibber offers the most... more...

  • Decolonization and the Decolonizedby Albert Memmi; Robert Bonnono

    University of Minnesota Press 2014; US$ 54.00

    In this time of global instability and widespread violence, Albert Memmi?author of the highly influential and groundbreaking work The Colonizer and the Colonized?turns his attention to the present-day situation of formerly colonized peoples. In Decolonization and the Decolonized, Memmi expands his intellectual engagement with the subject and examines... more...

  • Year 501by Noam Chomsky

    Haymarket Books 2015; US$ 19.00

    Noam Chomsky is Institute Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston. A member of the American Academy of Science, he has published widely in both linguistics and current affairs. His books include At War with Asia, Towards a New Cold War, Fateful Triangle: The U. S., Israel and the... more...

  • Red Powerby Carl-Ludwig Reichert

    FUEGO 2013; US$ 4.25

    Die Geschichte der Indianer ist seit der Eroberung Nordamerikas durch die Europäer eine Geschichte der Unterdrückung und Entrechtung. Die über Jahrhunderte hinweg konsequent betriebene Anti-Indianerpolitik hat zwangsläufig immer wieder Widerstand provoziert, zuletzt im Gefolge der Bürgerrechts- und Studentenbewegungen, der auf eine andere Lebensqualität... more...

  • Noise Uprisingby Michael Denning

    Verso Books 2015; US$ 25.95

    A radically new reading of the origins of recorded music Noise Uprising brings to life the moment and sounds of a cultural revolution. Between the development of electrical recording in 1925 and the outset of the Great Depression in the early 1930s, the soundscape of modern times unfolded in a series of obscure recording sessions, as hundreds... more...

  • Nation Formation and Social Cohesionby Mapungubwe Institute for Strategic Reflection (MISTRA)

    Real African Publishers 2014; US$ 20.99

    The  Mapungubwe Institute for Strategic Reflection (MISTRA) , which was publicly launched as a think tank in March 2011, was founded to create a platform of engagement around strategic issues facing South Africa. It combines research and academic development, strategic reflections and intellectual discourse, and applies itself to issues such as economics,... more...

  • Die Indigenenbewegung in Ecuadorby Philipp Altmann

    transcript 2014; US$ 54.06

    Die Indigenenbewegung ist trotz ihrer enormen Diversität ein wichtiger sozialer Akteur in der ecuadorianischen Gesellschaft. Seit einer Sattelzeit zwischen Mitte der 1970er und Mitte der 1980er Jahre hat sie einen Diskurs herausgebildet, der identitäre mit klassistischen Positionen verbindet und um die politischen Begriffe indigene Nationalität, Territorialität,... more...

  • Silber und Machtby Dariusz Adamczyk

    Harrassowitz Verlag 2015; US$ 64.89

    Etwa 300 Jahre lang strömten zuerst arabische, dann deutsche und englische Münzen nach Ost- und Nordeuropa ein und beeinflussten somit nicht nur die ökonomischen, sondern auch die gesellschaftlichen und politischen Strukturen dieser Großregion tiefgehend. Viele der autarken Gesellschaften kamen in Kontakt mit den Zivilisationen Eurasiens. Dabei wurde... more...

  • Common Senseby Thomas Paine

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 0.99

    Among the most influential authors and reformers of his age, Thomas Paine (1737?1809) was born in England but went on to play an important role in both the American and French Revolutions. In 1774, he emigrated to America where, for a time, he helped to edit the Pennsylvania Magazine . On January 10, 1776, he published his pamphlet Common Sense,... more...