SOCIETY

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

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  1. Meme Wars

    Meme Wars: The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics

    $29.95

    From the editor and magazine that started and named the Occupy Wall Street movement, Meme Wars: The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics is an articulation of what could be the next steps in rethinking and remaking our world that challenges and debunks many of the assumptions of neoclassical economics and brings to light a more ecological model. Learn More
  2. Minding the Store

    Minding the Store: Great Writing About Business, from Tolstoy to Now

    $19.95

    Entertaining and illuminating literary selections that explore the ethical quandaries of the workplace, collected by the Pulitzer prize-winning author of the Moral Lives of Children. Learn More
  3. Money

    Money: Everything You Never Knew About Your Favorite Thing to Save, Spend, and Covet

    $18.95

    Ever made a fast buck? How about traded cowrie shells for a bride or paid for gum with a $10,000 bill? Learn More
  4. Nickel And Dimed (10th Anniversary Edition)

    Nickel And Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America

    $15.00

    Barbara Ehrenreich decided to join millions of Americans who work full-time, year-round, for poverty-level wages. Learn More
  5. No Logo: No Space, No Choice, No Jobs

    No Logo: No Space, No Choice, No Jobs

    $16.00

    With a new Afterword to the 2002 edition. NO LOGO employs journalistic savvy and personal testament to detail the insidious practices and far-reaching effects of corporate marketing - and the powerful potential of a growing activist sect that will surely alter the course of the 21st century. Learn More
  6. Overdressed

    Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion

    $25.95

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    Until recently, Elizabeth Cline was a typical American consumer. She’d grown accustomed to shopping at outlet malls, discount stores like T.J. Maxx, and cheap but trendy retailers like Forever 21, Target, and H&M. She was buying a new item of clothing almost every week (the national average is sixty-four per year) but all she had to show for it was a closet and countless storage bins packed full of low-quality fads she barely wore—including the same sailor-stripe tops and fleece hoodies as a million other shoppers. When she found herself lugging home seven pairs of identical canvas flats from Kmart (a steal at $7 per pair, marked down from $15!), she realized that something was deeply wrong. Learn More
  7. People First Economics

    People First Economics: Making a Clean Start for Jobs, Justice and Climate

    $16.95

    No-one could have predicted – or planned – the revolution that we’re in. For it is a revolution – not just a temporary aberration or passing hurricane. Capitalism as we know it is falling about our ears and the world will never be the same again. Learn More
  8. Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs, And Cheap Labor In The American Black Market cover

    Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs, And Cheap Labor In The American Black Market

    $13.00

    In REEFER MADNESS, the author of FAST FOOD NATION investigates America's black market and its far-reaching influence on our society through three of its mainstays -- pot, porn, and illegal immigrants. Learn More
  9. Rent Vs Own

    Rent vs Own

    $18.95

    Finally, a real estate reality check that cuts through all the biased rhetoric to answer the conundrum on everyone s mind: Should I buy now or keep renting? Learn More
  10. Rich People Things

    Rich People Things: Real-Life Secrets of the Predator Class

    $16.95

    In Rich People Things, Chris Lehmann lays bare the various dogmas and delusions that prop up plutocratic rule in the post-meltdown age. It's a humorous and harrowing tale of warped populism, phony reform, and blind deference to the nation's financial elite. As the author explains, American class privilege is very much like the idea of sex in a Catholic school—it's not supposed to exist in the first place, but once it presents itself in your mind's eye, you realize that it's everywhere. Learn More

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