The titles in this category deal with society at large - politics, history, religion, science, crime, etc.

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  1. Zuzu And The Baby Catcher #5

    Zuzu And The Baby Catcher #5


    Midwife Meets Motherhood. Learn More
  2. Zuzu And The Baby Catcher #4

    Zuzu And The Baby Catcher #4


    Midwife Meets Motherhood. Learn More
  3. Zuzu And The Baby Catcher #3

    Zuzu And The Baby Catcher #3


    Midwife Meets Motherhood. Learn More
  4. Women Who Kill

    Women Who Kill


    This legendary bestseller exposes the truths and consequences of women on the edges of society—women driven to kill. Learn More
  5. Women Of The Underground: Music

    Women Of The Underground: Music


    Cultural Innovators Speak for Themselves. Learn More
  6. Women Of The Underground: Art

    Women of the Underground: Art: Cultural Innovators Speak for Themselves


    Until the late twentieth century, women’s creative skills were relegated to craft and decorative arts, and valued only for utilitarian purposes in service to others and the manufacturing of products to benefit society. Learn More
  7. Women in Graphic Design 1890-2012

    Women in Graphic Design 1890-2012


    Why do so few women feature in the history of design? Why is it still the case that so few women speak at conferences? How have previously celebrated female designers come to be "forgotten"? Are women judged today solely on the basis of their quality of work? Learn More
  8. Women In Clothes

    Women In Clothes


    Women in Clothes is a book unlike any other. Learn More
  9. Without A Net

    Without A Net: The Female Experience Of Growing Up Working Class


    Much has been written about the plight of the working poor in America, but not by those with first-hand knowledge of how poverty shapes and distorts lives. Learn More
  10. Witches, Midwives, Nurses

    Witches, Midwives, Nurses: A History of Women Healers


    As another agonizing attempt is made to shift the future of health care in the United States, we are reminded of the longevity of this crisis, and how firmly entrenched this system—which is failing—is. Learn More
  11. Why Have Kids?

    Why Have Kids?: A New Mom Explores the Truth About Parenting and Happiness


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    If parenting is making Americans unhappy, if it’s impossible to "have it all," if people don’t have the economic, social, or political structures needed to support parenting, then why do it? And why are anxious new parents flocking to every Tiger Mother and Bébé-raiser for advice on how to raise kids? Learn More
  12. Whipping Girl

    Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity


    A provocative manifesto, Whipping Girl tells the powerful story of Julia Serano, a transsexual woman whose supremely intelligent writing reflects her diverse background as a lesbian transgender activist and professional biologist. Learn More
  13. We Should All Be Feminists

    We Should All Be Feminists


    In this personal, eloquently-argued essay—adapted from her much-admired TEDx talk of the same name—Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning author of Americanah, offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the twenty-first century, one rooted in inclusion and awareness. Learn More
  14. We Killed
  15. The Voice of Witness Reader

    Voice of Witness Reader: Ten Years of Amplifying Unheard Voices


    For ten years, Voice of Witness has illuminated contemporary human rights crises through its remarkable oral history book series. Learn More
  16. Violence Girl

    Violence Girl: East L.A. Rage to Hollywood Stage, a Chicana Punk Story


    The proximity of the East L.A. barrio to Hollywood is as close as a short drive on the 101 freeway, but the cultural divide is enormous. Born to Mexican-born and American-naturalized parents, Alicia Armendariz migrated a few miles west to participate in the free-range birth of the 1970s punk movement. Alicia adopted the punk name Alice Bag, and became lead singer for The Bags, early punk visionaries who starred in Penelope Spheeris' documentary The Decline of Western Civilization. Learn More
  17. Valerie Solanas

    Valerie Solanas: The Defiant Life of the Woman Who Wrote SCUM (and Shot Andy Warhol)


    Too drastic, too crazy, too "out there," too early, too late, too damaged, too much—Valerie Solanas has been dismissed but never forgotten. She has become, unwittingly, a figurehead for women's unexpressed rage, and stands at the center of many worlds. Learn More
  18. Tom Tom #22

    Tom Tom Magazine #22


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    A Magazine About Female Drummers. Learn More
  19. They Bowed To The Picture On Her Chest

    They Bowed To The Picture On Her Chest


    A collection including a feminist short story, poem, and other writing and art. Learn More
  20. The Unapologetic Fat Girl's Guide to Exercise and Other Incendiary Acts

    The Unapologetic Fat Girl's Guide to Exercise and Other Incendiary Acts


    This empowering exercise guide is big on attitude, giving plus-size women the motivation and information they need to move their bodies and improve their health. Learn More
  21. The Sexual Politics of Meat

    The Sexual Politics of Meat: A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory (20th Anniversary Edition)


    20th Anniversary Edition includes a new preface by the author, a foreword by Nellie McKay, and eight pages of recent examples that illustrate Adams' argument. Learn More
  22. The Guy's Guide to Feminism

    The Guy's Guide to Feminism


    In just one generation, age-old ideas about women have been swept aside . . . but what does that have to do with men? Authors Michael Kaufman and Michael Kimmel, two of the world’s leading male advocates of gender equality, believe it has everything to do with them—and that it’s crucial to educate men about feminism in order for them to fully understand just how important and positive these changes have been for them. Learn More
  23. The Girls of Atomic City

    The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II


    AT THE HEIGHT OF WORLD WAR II, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, was home to 75,000 residents, consuming more electricity than New York City. But to most of the world, the town did not exist. Learn More
  24. The Girl's Guide to Homelessness

    The Girl's Guide to Homelessness: A Memoir


    Brianna Karp entered the workforce at age ten, supporting her mother and sister throughout her teen years in Southern California. Learn More
  25. The Essential Hip Mama

    The Essential Hip Mama: Writing from the Cutting Edge of Parenting


    It's been over a decade since Ariel Gore, in a caffeine-induced brainstorm, invented Hip Mama as her senior project in college. Learn More

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