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Race, Criminal Justice, and Migration Control

by Mary Bosworth, Alpa Parmar & Yolanda Vázquez

In an era of mass mobility, those who are permitted to migrate and those who are criminalized, controlled, and prohibited from migrating are heavily patterned by race. By placing race at the centre of its analysis,...


Reconstructing Solidarity

by Virginia Doellgast, Nathan Lillie & Valeria Pulignano

Work is widely thought to have become more precarious. Many people feel that unions represent the interests of protected workers in good jobs at the expense of workers with insecure employment, low pay, and...


The Oxford Handbook of Later Medieval Archaeology in Britain

by Christopher Gerrard & Alejandra Gutiérrez

The Middle Ages are all around us in Britain. The Tower of London and the castles of Scotland and Wales are mainstays of cultural tourism and an inspiring cross-section of later medieval finds can now be seen...


The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics and International Relations

by Garrett W Brown, Iain McLean & Alistair McMillan

This bestselling dictionary contains over 1,700 entries on all aspects of politics and international relations. Written by a leading team of political scientists, it embraces the multi-disciplinary spectrum...


Driverless Cars: On a Road to Nowhere

by Christian Wolmar

Driverless cars are the future. That is what the tech giants, the auto industry and even the government want us to think. Almost daily there are media stories about how we will soon all be able to rip up our...


Politics

by Aristotle

Politics is a work of political philosophy by Aristotle, a 4th-century BC Greek philosopher.

The end of the Nicomachean Ethics declared that the inquiry into ethics necessarily follows into politics, and the...


On the Importance of Civil Disobedience

by Henry David Thoreau

On the Importance of Civil Disobedience is an essay by American transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau. 

In it, Thoreau argues that individuals should not permit governments to overrule or atrophy their consciences,...


On Liberty

by John Stuart Mill

On Liberty is a philosophical work by the English philosopher John Stuart Mill, originally intended as a short essay. 

The work applies Mill's ethical system of utilitarianism to society and the state. Mill...


On Democracy In America: Volume II

by Alexis de Toqueville

On Democracy in America, published in two volumes, is a classic French text by Alexis de Tocqueville. In the book, Tocqueville examines the democratic revolution that he believed had been occurring over the...


On Democracy In America: Volume I

by Alexis de Toqueville

On Democracy in America, published in two volumes, is a classic French text by Alexis de Tocqueville. In the book, Tocqueville examines the democratic revolution that he believed had been occurring over the...


Leviathan

by Thomas Hobbes

Leviathan is a book written by Thomas Hobbes. Its name derives from the biblical Leviathan. The work concerns the structure of society and legitimate government, and is regarded as one of the earliest and most...


Emancipation Proclamation

by Abraham Lincoln

The Emancipation Proclamation was a presidential proclamation and executive order issued by President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863. It purported to change the federal legal status of more than 3 million...


Common Sense

by Thomas Paine

Common Sense is a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775–76 advocating independence from Great Britain to people in the Thirteen Colonies. Written in clear and persuasive prose, Paine marshaled moral and...


Giving Children a Voice

by Sam Frankel

How do you ensure that children's voices and ideas are heard and valued in relation to the settings that form part of their everyday lives? Presenting an easy to adopt step-by-step framework, this book argues...


Gender Diversity and Non-Binary Inclusion in the Workplace

by Sarah Gibson & J. Fernandez

Helping to create inclusive work environments for non-binary people, this book builds knowledge of non-binary identities and provides practical solutions to many of the basic workplace problems this group face....


Helping Your Transgender Teen, 2nd Edition

by Irwin Krieger

Going through puberty and adolescence presents unwelcome changes for transgender youth, and this book provides advice to parents of transgender teens to help them understand what their child is experiencing...


Protecting Children and Adults from Abuse After Savile

by Marcus Erooga, Hilary Shaw, Karen Baker & Joan Tabachnick et al.

The high profile reporting of child sexual abuse carried out by Jimmy Savile over decades has made a huge impact, raising public awareness and concern, and yet we continue to uncover new cases of institutional...


Violence, Restorative Justice and Forgiveness

by Marilyn Armour & Mark S. Umbreit

A groundbreaking book founded on extensive original research, designed to determine how restorative dialogue works, and the role of forgiveness within it. The research involved interviews with 20 victims who...


A Moral Case for Capitalism

by Cameron Kawato & Adam Rosen

This book’s main goal is to act as a handbook/manual for the modern libertarian or conservative. Whether you are in a college class, consuming the news, or watching a Hollywood movie, you will very likely...


Recognitions

by Julius Evola

This volume contains a rich collection of Julius Evola’s late essays. Distilling the work of a lifetime, these essays, despite the great diversity of their subjects, all depart from Evola’s basic and intransigent...