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Social Science in Question: Towards a Postdisciplinary Framework (Published in association with The Open University)
1.  Social Science in Question: Towards a Postdisciplinary Framework (Published in association with The Open University) by Mark J Smith
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  "A stepping stone to reading contemporary social sciences"
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Profiles in Contemporary Social Theory
2.  Profiles in Contemporary Social Theory by Anthony Elliott
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  "Introductory essays to key figures in contemporary social theory"
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Gender (Polity Short Introductions)
3.  Gender (Polity Short Introductions) by R. W. Connell
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  "Absolutely smashin' introduction to gender studies"
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Postcolonialism: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
4.  Postcolonialism: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) by Robert JC Young
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  "A lovely little intro, if you don't mind me saying so"
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The Post-colonial Studies Reader
5.  The Post-colonial Studies Reader by Bill Ashcroft
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  "Comprehensive selection of key texts in post-colonial theory"
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A User's Guide to the Crisis of Civilization: And How to Save It
6.  A User's Guide to the Crisis of Civilization: And How to Save It by Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed
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  "Climate change as just one of set of interconnected global issues"
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The Eastern Origins of Western Civilisation
7.  The Eastern Origins of Western Civilisation by Professor John M. Hobson
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  "Challenges the arrogance of Eurocentric histories"
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European Universalism: The Rhetoric of Power
8.  European Universalism: The Rhetoric of Power by Immanuel Wallerstein
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  "Challenges the arrogance of Eurocentric histories"
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Ancient Futures: Learning From Ladakh
9.  Ancient Futures: Learning From Ladakh by Helena Norberg Hodge Hodge
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  "Classic text of anti-globalization"
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No Logo
10.  No Logo by Naomi Klein
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  "Classic text of anti-globalization"
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One No, Many Yeses: A Journey to the Heart of the Global Resistance Movement
11.  One No, Many Yeses: A Journey to the Heart of the Global Resistance Movement by Paul Kingsnorth
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  "Classic text of anti-globalization"
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Constructing Autism: Unravelling the 'Truth' and Understanding the Social
12.  Constructing Autism: Unravelling the 'Truth' and Understanding the Social by Majia Holmer Nadesan
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  "Touches at the heart of neoliberal cultural mores"
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Orientalism (Concepts in the Social Sciences)
13.  Orientalism (Concepts in the Social Sciences) by Ziauddin Sardar
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  "The mirror in which the West sees itself is rendered an illusion"
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Governing the Soul: Shaping of the Private Self
14.  Governing the Soul: Shaping of the Private Self by Nikolas Rose
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  "Canonical text of governmentality discourse"
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Flat Earth News: An Award-winning Reporter Exposes Falsehood, Distortion and Propaganda in the Global Media
15.  Flat Earth News: An Award-winning Reporter Exposes Falsehood, Distortion and Propaganda in the Global Media by Nick Davies
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  "An insider's detailed analysis of the British media"
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The End of Tolerance: Racism in 21st Century Britain
16.  The End of Tolerance: Racism in 21st Century Britain by Arun Kundnani
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  "Rivetting narrative on racism in the UK -- past, present and future"
20.19   Used & New from: 16.83
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Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
17.  Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi
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  "True story of gifted child growing up in revolutionary Iran"
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Gesundheit! (Patch Adams M.D.)
18.  Gesundheit! (Patch Adams M.D.) by Patch Adams
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  "Humour and love as key concepts in health care"
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Understanding Power: The Indispensable Chomsky
19.  Understanding Power: The Indispensable Chomsky by Noam Chomsky
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  "One of the world's most insightful political analysts"
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Night
20.  Night by Elie Wiesel
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  "Isn't it time we stopped allowing this to happen again?"
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The Diary of a Young Girl
21.  The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
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  "Or this?"
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The Manipulated Mind: Brainwashing, Conditioning, and Indoctrination
22.  The Manipulated Mind: Brainwashing, Conditioning, and Indoctrination by Denise Winn
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  "Scholarly and readable exposition"
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Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class
23.  Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class by Owen Jones
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  "Class in contemporary Britain"
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A History of Modern Palestine: One Land, Two Peoples
24.  A History of Modern Palestine: One Land, Two Peoples by Ilan Pappe
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  "Post-colonial, well-balanced history from the 1800s"
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Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of Consciousness
25.  Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of Consciousness by Alva Noe
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  "Think you understand what the brain does? Think again!"
8.92   Used & New from: 0.95
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