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Fear and Clothing: Unbuckling American Style

by Cintra Wilson

As the former New York Times Critical Shopper, and voted one of Fashionista's 50 Most Influential People in New York Fashion, Cintra Wilson knows something about clothes. And in Fear and Clothing, she imparts...


Buddhism for Dudes: A Jarhead's Field Guide to Mindfulness

by Gerry Stribling

A tough former Marine leads Buddhist basic training for the average Joe.

In Buddhism for Dudes, Gerry “Strib” Stribling, former Marine and all-around good guy, answers questions on life and living with a...


How We Live Now: Redefining Home and Family in the 21st Century

by Bella DePaulo

A close-up examination and exploration, How We Live Now challenges our old concepts of what it means to be a family and have a home, opening the door to the many diverse and thriving experiments of living in...


Asking for It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture--and What We Can Do about It

by Kate Harding

The first non-academic, single-author book since the 1990s to examine sexual assault as a social phenomenon: noted blogger and author Kate Harding’s provocative, sharp—and yes, funny—book tackling rape...


Androcentric Culture

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

The family is older than humanity, and therefore cannot be called a human institution. A post office, now, is wholly human; no other creature has a post office, but there are families in plenty among birds and...


This Is Not Dixie: Racist Violence in Kansas, 1861-1927

by Brent M.S. Campney

Imposing, enforcing, and resisting white supremacy in the Midwest


Humane Insight: Looking at Images of African American Suffering and Death

by Courtney R. Baker

Viewing representations of pain in African American history


Paid For: My Journey Through Prostitution

by Rachel Moran

An astonishingly brave memoir of prostitution and its lingering influence on a woman’s psyche and life.

“The best work by anyone on prostitution ever, Rachel Moran’s Paid For fuses the memoirist’s lived...


Blood & Honey: : The Secret Herstory- Balkan Women War Crimes and War Survivors

by Danica Anderson, Connie Simpson & Hilleary Erin

These first-person stories are raw, disembodied whisperings of the female holocaust, filled with symbols and icons that define trauma. A woman’s trauma is the wounding that cannot be forgotten, indelibly written...


Being Japanese American: A JA Sourcebook for Nikkei, Hapa . . . & Their Friends

by Gil Asakawa

A celebration of Japanese American culture: facts, recipes, songs, words, and memories that every Japanese American will want to share.


Death by Video Game: Tales of obsession from the virtual frontline

by Simon Parkin

Whether it's Space Invaders, Candy Crush Saga or Grand Theft Auto, video games draw us in and don't let go. In Taiwan, a spate of deaths at gaming cafés is raising a question: why is it that some of us are...


The Devil's Pleasure Palace: The Cult of Critical Theory and the Subversion of the West

by Michael Walsh

In the aftermath of World War II, America stood alone as the world’s premier military power. Yet its martial confidence contrasted vividly with its sense of cultural inferiority. Still looking to a defeated...


Friday Night Lights, 25th Anniversary Edition: A Town, a Team, and a Dream

by H.G. Bissinger

The 25th anniversary edition of the classic, best-selling story of life in the football-driven town of Odessa, Texas.


Gray Sabbath: Jesus People USA, Evangelical Left, and the Evolution of Christian Rock

by Shawn David Young

Formed in 1972, Jesus People USA is an evangelical Christian community that fundamentally transformed the American Christian music industry and the practice of American evangelicalism, which continues to evolve...


Notes on the Death of Culture

by Mario Vargas Llosa & John King

A provocative essay collection that finds the Nobel laureate taking on the decline of intellectual life

In the past, culture was a kind of vital consciousness that constantly rejuvenated and revivified everyday...


Providential

by Colin Channer

Best-selling writer Colin Channer's debut poetry collection tackles the unlikely literary figure of the Jamaican policeman.


Lines of Scrimmage: A Story of Football, Race, and Redemption

by Joe Oestreich & Scott Pleasant

The story of a historic boycott by thirty-one black players on a southern high school football team


Southeaster

by Haroldo Conti & Jon Lindsay Miles

‘Neither the old man nor Boga ever said more than was needed. And yet they understood each other perfectly.' Over the course of a season, Boga and the old man work side by side on the sandbanks of the Paranáaacute;...


Mission High: One School, How Experts Tried to Fail It, and the Students and Teachers Who Made It Triumph

by Kristina Rizga

“This book is a godsend … a moving portrait for anyone wanting to go beyond the simplified labels and metrics and really understand an urban high school, and its highly individual, resilient, eager and brilliant...


Completing the Circle: an empirically proven method for finding peace and harmony in life

by Michael Laitman

Completing the Circle presents a proven way to enhance our benefits from our connections. The Connection-Circle and Round-Table discussion formats have proven successful at resolving seemingly unsolvable conflicts...