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  • A Great and Terrible Worldby Antonio Gramsci; Derek Boothman

    Haymarket Books 2014;

    This edition of letters by Antonio Gramsci vividly evokes the 'great and terrible world' in which he lived. more...

  • Burnoutby Stefanie Graefe

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 25.00

    Whether one finds employment as a bank clerk, a caregiver, a part-timer in an uncertain position, or as a »free« creative, work stress, exhaustion, burnout, and depression have long since become a mass phenomenon. Explanations for the wave of fatigue are many; pharmacological promise of a cure and therapeutic offers related to stress management are... more...

  • The Trouble with Brunchby Shawn Micallef

    Coach House Books 2014; US$ 6.95

    What do your Eggs Benedict say about your notions of class? more...

  • Moving Beyond Wordsby Gloria Steinem

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 14.99

    Steinem?s career-spanning collection of essays?each one a book in itself?re-imagine everything from the masculinization of wealth to Freudian thought and aging With cool humor and rich intellect, Gloria Steinem strips bare our social constructions of gender and race, explaining just how limiting these invented cultural identities can be.  ... more...

  • Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellionsby Gloria Steinem

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 14.99

    A bestselling first collection of humorous and insightful essays by a luminary of the women?s liberation movement These essays from Gloria Steinem?s first three decades of work offer a portrait of a woman who was not only one of the savviest leaders of the women?s liberation movement, but also a profoundly humane thinker with a wide-ranging intellect... more...

  • Red Emma Speaksby Alix Kates Shulman

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 9.99

    A comprehensive collection of writings and lectures by one of twentieth-century America?s most important political activists, with two essays by editor Alix Kates Shulman, a leader of feminism?s second wave Emma Goldman?s fiery speeches and essays made her a household name in the early 1900s. Collected here are the most significant of her writings,... more...

  • Social Knowledge in the Makingby Charles Camic; Neil Gross; Michèle Lamont

    University of Chicago Press 2012; US$ 30.00

    Over the past quarter century, researchers have successfully explored the inner workings of the physical and biological sciences using a variety of social and historical lenses. Inspired by these advances, the contributors to Social Knowledge in the Making turn their attention to the social sciences, broadly construed. The result is the first... more...

  • Gender Outlawsby Kate Bornstein; S. Bear Bergman

    Seal Press 2010; US$ 16.95

    In the 15 years since the release of Gender Outlaw, Kate Bornstein?s groundbreaking challenge to gender ideology, transgender narratives have made their way from the margins to the mainstream and back again. Today's transgenders and other sex/gender radicals are writing a drastically new world into being. In Gender Outlaws, Bornstein, together... more...

  • Devil's Nightby Ze'Ev Chafets

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 15.95

    A New York Times Notable Book On Devil?s Night, the night before Halloween, some citizens of Detroit try to burn down their neighborhoods for an international audience of fire buffs. This gripping and often heartbreaking tour of the ?Murder Capital of America? often seems lit by those same fires. But as a native Detroiter, Ze?ev Chafets also shows... more...

  • Slip of the Tongueby Katie Haegele

    Microcosm Publishing 2014; US$ 9.99

    Drawing from personal experiences to explore a wide range of topics in linguistics, this clever memoir looks at the ways people use language to communicate, to make art, and simply to survive. It begins with descriptions of the rich linguistic history of the author?s family, her evolution as a feminist and an artist, and the influence of her lively... more...