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  • Socialist Ensemblesby Randy Martin

    University of Minnesota Press 1994; US$ 51.00

    An ethnography of theater and political culture in Cuba and Nicaragua, Martin’s work reveals the tensions and negotiations among different dimensions of society that characterize the socialist project. Martin considers Nicaragua from the Sandinista through the Chamorro administrations, and Cuba from the time of the reforms known as rectification through... more...

  • Under New Managementby Randy Martin

    Temple University Press 2011; US$ 32.95

    Faculty members who care about the institutions of higher education where they work are often at odds with university management. In his forceful book, Under New Management , Randy Martin takes a novel, evenhanded approach to this gulf between professors, who feel a loss of autonomy, and administrators. Martin imagines a political future for academic... more...

  • Financialization Of Daily Lifeby Randy Martin

    Temple University Press 2002; US$ 29.95

    While trillions of dollars came and went in the stock market boom of the 1990s, the image of "every man and woman a CEO" may turn out to be the era's lasting legacy. Business news, once reserved to specialized papers or sections of the larger news of the day, came to the forefront in cable television and in cultural images of how ordinary people, through... more...

  • The Routledge Companion to Art and Politicsby Randy Martin

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The Routledge Companion to Art and Politics offers a thorough examination of the complex relationship between art and politics, and the many forms and approaches the engagement between them can take. The contributors - a diverse assembly of artists, activists, scholars from around the world – discuss and demonstrate ways of making art and politics... more...

  • Knowledge LTDby Randy Martin

    Temple University Press 2014; US$ 30.95

    Catastrophes ranging from the travesties of financial markets and the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil well to the tsunami that struck northern Japan and the levees breaking in New Orleans are examples of the limits of knowledge. Author Randy Martin insists that the expertise erected to prevent these natural and social disasters failed in each... more...

  • They Just Don't Get It!by Leslie Yerkes; Randy Martin

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2005; US$ 19.95

    You have a great idea. It is so obviously great that you're hardly going to have to explain it to people. They'll see it right away, just like you did. You're excited. You want to get going. You start telling people about it, people whose help you need to make the idea work. And: blank looks. “Dumb” questions. Resistance. They just don't get it. How... more...

  • Derivatives and the Wealth of Societiesby Benjamin Lee; Randy Martin

    University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 25.50

    Derivatives were responsible for one of the worst financial meltdowns in history, one from which we have not yet fully recovered. However, they are likewise capable of generating some of the most incredible wealth we have ever seen. This book asks how we might ensure the latter while avoiding the former. Looking past the usual arguments for the regulation... more...

  • Artistic Citizenshipby Mary Schmidt Campbell; Randy Martin

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 44.95

    Artistic Citizenship asks the question: how do people in the creative arts prepare for, and participate in, civic life? This volume, developed at NYU’s Tisch School, identifies the question of artistic citizenship to explore civic identity – the role of the artist in social and cultural terms. With contributions from many connected to the Tisch... more...

  • Trial Manual for Defense Attorneys in Juvenile Delinquency Casesby Randy Hertz; Martin Guggenheim; Anthony G. Amsterdam

    American Bar Association 2015; US$ 99.99

    This updated second edition is a complete how-to guidebook for handling juvenile court cases from beginning to end. It details the tasks, skills, rules of law, and issues of strategic judgment involved in representing clients in juvenile court. If you have little or no juvenile court experience and are called upon to represent a juvenile client,... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politicsby Rebekah J. Kowal; Gerald Siegmund; Randy Martin

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 149.99

    The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics presents cutting edge research investigating not only how dance achieves its politics, but also how notions of the political are themselves expanded when viewed from the perspective of dance. more...