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  • Doing Good . . . Says Who?by Connie Newton; Fran Early

    Two Harbors Press 2015; US$ 9.99

    Doing Good. . . Says Who?explores the impact of good intentions from the inside. Theauthors conducted over 400 interviews and synthesized the lessons learned. The endresult is that you are on the ground with volunteers, nonprofits, donors, and—mostuniquely—the intended beneficiaries of good will. Through story telling, humor, analysis,practical... more...

  • Black Greek-Letter Organizations 2.0by Matthew W. Hughey; Gregory S. Parks; Theda Skocpol

    University Press of Mississippi 2011; US$ 50.00

    At the turn of the twentieth century, black fraternities and sororities, also known as Black Greek-Letter Organizations (BGLOs), were an integral part of what W.E.B. Du Bois called the "talented tenth." This was the top ten percent of the black community that would serve as a cadre of educated, upper-class, motivated individuals who acquired the professional... more...

  • Black Boxby The Black Box Collective

    PM Press 2016; US$ 9.99

    The work of eminent writers?Richard Dyer, Silvia Federici, Ursula K. Le Guin?as well as a host of new thinkers illustrate continuity and rupture in ongoing theoretical and cultural critique   This volume contains an eclectic but accessible collection of reportage, interviews, letters, fragments, and theoretical responses from some of the brightest... more...

  • Against Everythingby Mark Greif

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2016; US$ 28.95

    A brilliant collection of critical essays by a young writer who is already a star in the intellec­tual firmament. As William Deresiewicz has written in Harper?s Magazine, ?[Mark Greif] is an intellectual, full stop...There is much of [Lionel] Trilling in Greif...Much also of Susan Sontag...What he shares with both, and with the line they represent,... more...

  • Le Franc-Maçon au XXIe siècleby Pierre Klees

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 11.99

    Essai sur l?engagement d?un franc-maçon d?aujourd?hui Ni insolite ni mystérieuse, la franc-maçonnerie ouvre une voie salutaire qui s?oppose à la pieuvre des fanatismes religieux. Le franc-maçon répond à une aspiration au progrès dans la recherche d?une spiritualité débarrassée de dogmes et en répondant par ses actions aux défis du XXIe siècle.... more...

  • We Gon' Be Alrightby Jeff Chang

    Picador 2016; US$ 16.99

    In these provocative, powerful essays acclaimed writer/journalist Jeff Chang ( Can?t Stop Won?t Stop, Who We Be ) takes an incisive and wide-ranging look at the recent tragedies and widespread protests that have shaken the country. Through deep reporting with key activists and thinkers, passionately personal writing, and distinguished cultural criticism,... more...

  • Inspirations of a Nationby Abhijit Nag

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2016; US$ 16.00 US$ 13.12

    This book pays tribute to 25 Singaporean South Asians who pioneered and excelled in their respective fields from 1950 to 2015. It is meant to be a 'quick take' on 25 Singaporean South Asian personalities, across a broad spectrum of professions and activities, who believed in the value and virtue of service to the community and gave the best... more...

  • Revisiting India's Partitionby Amritjit Singh; Nalini Iyer; Rahul K. Gairola; Nazia Akhtar; Amit Rahul Baishya; Nandita Bhavnani; Ilyas Chattha; Amrita Ghosh; Kaiser Haq; Md. Rezaul Haque; Jasbir Jain; Parvinder Mehta; Radhika Mohanram; Debali Mookerjea-Leonard; Masood Raja; Amber Fatima Riaz; Jeremy A. Rinker; Tarun K. Saint; Tasneem Shahnaaz; Babyrani Yumnam

    Lexington Books 2016; US$ 109.99

    This collection contains nineteen interdisciplinary essays that explore the continuing cultural, political, and social impact of the Partition on India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh as well as in the South Asian diaspora. It focuses on neglected areas in the existing scholarship on the subject?themes as well as regions within South Asia?that illustrate... more...

  • The Souls of Black Folkby W. E. B. Du Bois

    Lerner Publishing Group 2016; US$ 3.99

    W. E. B. Du Bois highlights the trials and tribulations facing African Americans in the early twentieth century, as they discover that an end to slavery did not mean an end to prejudice, oppression, and racially motivated violence. more...

  • Reconciling Canadaby Jennifer Henderson; Pauline Wakeham

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2013; US$ 45.95

    In this volume, leading scholars in the humanities and social sciences relate contemporary political and social efforts to redress wrongs to the fraught history of government relations with Aboriginal and diasporic populations. more...