Nonfiction

Suzanne Gordon, Wounds of War

U.S. military conflicts abroad have left nine million Americans dependent on the Veterans Healthcare Administration (VHA) for medical care. Their "wounds of war" are treated by the largest hospital system in the country—one that has come under fire from critics in the White House, on Capitol Hill, and in the nation’s media.

Wounds of War: How the Va Delivers Health, Healing, and Hope to the Nation's Veterans (Culture and Politics of Health Care Work) Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781501730825
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Published: ILR Press - October 15th, 2018

Kent Greenfield, Corporations Are People Too

Are corporations people? The U.S. Supreme Court launched a heated debate when it ruled in Citizens United that corporations can claim the same free speech rights as humans. Should corporations be able to claim rights of free speech, religious conscience, and due process? Kent Greenfield provides an answer: Sometimes.
 

Corporations Are People Too: (And They Should Act Like It) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780300211474
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Published: Yale University Press - October 23rd, 2018

Jai Sen, The Movement of Movements

Our world today is not only a world in crisis but also a world in profound movement, with increasingly large numbers of people joining or forming movements: local, national, transnational, and global. The dazzling diversity of ideas and experiences recorded in this collection capture something of the fluidity within campaigns for a more equitable planet.

The Movements of Movements : Part 1: What Makes Us Move?  Cover Image
By Jai Sen (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781629632407
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Published: PM Press - February 1st, 2018

The Movements of Movements : Part 2: Rethinking Our Dance Cover Image
By Jai Sen (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781629633800
Availability: Available at Warehouse
Published: PM Press - September 1st, 2018

Steve Forbert, Big City Cat

More than four decades have passed since Steve Forbert made his way to New York City from his Meridian, Mississippi birthplace in quest of a career in music. It was the most unlikely time and place for a folk singer to leap into the fray in a burgeoning scene where new wave and punk were emerging while he took the stage as a the archetypal folkie, armed with just an acoustic guitar and sheaf of very personal songs.

Maureen Cavanagh, If You Love Me

Fast-paced and heartwarming, devastating and redemptive, Maureen's incredible odyssey into the opioid crisis--first as a parent, then as an advocate--is ultimately a deeply moving mother-daughter story. When Maureen and her ex-husband Mike see their daughter Katie's needle track marks for the first time, it is a complete shock.

If You Love Me: A Mother's Journey Through Her Daughter's Opioid Addiction Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781250297341
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 4th, 2018

Joni Seager, The Women's Atlas

The most up-to-date global perspective on how women are living today across continents and cultures.

In this completely revised and updated fifth edition of her groundbreaking atlas, Joni Seager provides comprehensive and accessible analysis of up-to-the-minute global data on the key issues facing women today: equality, motherhood, feminism, the culture of beauty, women at work, women in the global economy, changing households, domestic violence, lesbian rights, women in government, and more. The result is an invaluable resource on the status of women around the world today.

The Women's Atlas Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780143132349
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Published: Penguin Books - October 30th, 2018

Ellen Ruppel Shell, The Job

Since 1973, our productivity has grown almost six times faster than our wages. Most of us rank so far below the top earners in the country that the "winners" might as well inhabit another planet. But work is about much more than earning a living. Work gives us our identity, and a sense of purpose and place in this world. And yet, work as we know it is under siege.

The Job: Work and Its Future in a Time of Radical Change Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780451497253
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Published: Currency - October 23rd, 2018

Peter Bebergal, Strange Frequencies

Strange Frequencies takes readers on an extraordinary narrative and historical journey to discover how people have used technology in an effort to search for our own immortality. Bebergal builds his own ghostly gadgets to reach the other side, too, and follows the path of famous inventors, engineers, seekers, and seers who attempted to answer life's ultimate mysteries.

Strange Frequencies: The Extraordinary Story of the Technological Quest for the Supernatural Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780143111825
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Published: TarcherPerigee - October 23rd, 2018

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