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Holocaust, Genocide, and the Law

Dragons in Diamond Village: Tales of Resistance from Urbanizing China

by David Bandurski

“David Bandurski is a modern-day Marco Polo taking us into the heart of new China.” —Kevin Sites, author of In the Hot Zone

China’s explosive modernization has led to a unique phenomenon: voraciously-growing...

How to Win at Feminism

by Reductress, Beth Newell, Sarah Pappalardo & Anna Drezen

Be the best feminist you can be—or at least look like one—with this definitive manual, from the satirical creators of the wildly popular "feminist Onion" humor website, Reductress.

From hot feminist sex to...

Backbone: The Modern Man's Ultimate Guide to Purpose, Passion and Power

by David H. Wagner

 'David Wagner is a transformational teacher and dedicated leader, on a committed path of service, guiding others to awaken to their inner wisdom and authentic power.' Gabrielle Bernstein, New York Times bestselling...

Changing the World from the Inside Out: A Jewish Approach to Personal and Social Change

by David Jaffe

The world needs changing—and you’re just the person to do it! It’s a matter of cultivating the inner resources you already have. If you are serious about working for social justice and change, this book...

The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads

by Tim Wu

From Tim Wu, author of the award-winning The Master Switch and who coined the phrase "net neutrality"--a revelatory look at the rise of "attention harvesting," and its transformative effect on our society and...

Confessions and Declarations of Multicolored Men

by Frederick Douglass Alcorn

This book is a culturally situated study of the experiences and perspective garnered from of a group of post-secondary Black African American, bi-multi-racial male students aged 19-37. The undergirding interest...

Designing Gotham: West Point Engineers and the Rise of Modern New York, 1817-1898

by Jon Scott Logel

Between 1817 and 1898, New York City evolved from a vital Atlantic port of trade to the center of American commerce and culture. With this rapid commercial growth and cultural development, New York came to epitomize...

The Global Social Sciences: Under and Beyond European Universalism

by Michael Kuhn & Hebe Vessuri

The European social sciences tend to absorb criticism of their approach and re-label it as a part of what the critique opposes; thus criticism of European social sciences by subaltern social sciences, their...

Invisible Men: A Contemporary Slave Narrative in the Era of Mass Incarceration

by Flores A. Forbes & Robin D. G. Kelley

Flores Forbes, a former leader in the Black Panther Party, has been free from prison for twenty-five years. Unfortunately that makes him part of a group of black men without constituency who are all but invisible...

In Wartime: Stories from Ukraine

by Tim Judah

From one of the finest journalists of our time comes a definitive, boots-on-the-ground dispatch from the front lines of the conflict in Ukraine.


Ever since Ukraine’s violent 2014 revolution, followed by...

Vital Little Plans: The Short Works of Jane Jacobs

by Jane Jacobs, Samuel Zipp & Nathan Storring

A career-spanning selection of previously uncollected writings and talks by the legendary author and activist

No one did more to change how we look at cities than Jane Jacobs, the visionary urbanist and economic...

Revelatory Events: Three Case Studies of the Emergence of New Spiritual Paths

by Ann Taves

Unseen presences. Apparitions. Hearing voices. Although some people would find such experiences to be distressing and seek clinical help, others perceive them as transformative. Occasionally, these unusual phenomena...

Future Sex

by Emily Witt

A funny, fresh, and moving antidote to conventional attitudes about sex and the single woman

Emily Witt is single and in her thirties. Up until a few years ago, she still envisioned her sexual experience “eventually...

Dynamic Duets: The Best Pop Collaborations from 1955 to 1999

by Bob Leszczak

The second half of the twentieth century saw a great number of powerful vocal pairings as short-lived, but undeniably magical collaborations. With firsthand interviews from many of the artists, readers will...

Religion in Secular Society

Matricentric Feminism: Theory, Activism, Practice

by Andrea O'Reilly

The book argues that the category of mother is distinct from the category of woman, and that many of the problems mothers face-social, economic, political, cultural, psychological, and so forth-are specific...

The Retreats of Reconstruction

Same Family, Different Colors: Confronting Colorism in America's Diverse Families

by Lori L. Tharps

Weaving together personal stories, history, and analysis, Same Family, Different Colors explores the myriad ways skin-color politics affect family dynamics in the United States.

Colorism and color bias—the...

"All the Real Indians Died Off": And 20 Other Myths About Native Americans

by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz & Dina Gilio-Whitaker

Unpacks the twenty-one most common myths and misconceptions about Native Americans

In this enlightening book, scholars and activists Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker tackle a wide range of myths about...