Political Science

product image

PLAGUE YEAR: AMERICA IN THE TIME OF COVID

Written by Wright, Lawrence
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Looming Tower, and the pandemic novel The End of October: an unprecedented, momentous account of Covid-19--its origins, its wide-ranging repercussions, and the ongoing global fight to contain it
June 8, 2021 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 336 Pages |
$28.00
product image

TWILIGHT OF DEMOCRACY

Written by Applebaum, Anne
A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by The Washington Post and The Financial Times - How did our democracy go wrong? This extraordinary document ... is Applebaum's answer.
June 22, 2021 | Paperback | Anchor Books |
$16.00
product image

THERE'S A REVOLUTION OUTSIDE, MY LOVE

This kaleidoscopic portrait of an unprecedented time brings together some of our most treasured writers today--Edwidge Danticat, Layli Long Soldier, Monica Youn, Julia Alvarez, Reginald Dwayne Betts, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor--to give voice to the unthinkable grief and hopeful possibilities born in an era of revolution and change.
May 11, 2021 | Paperback | Vintage | 320 Pages |
$16.95
product image

ENGAGEMENT: AMERICA'S QUARTER-CENTURY STRUGGLE OVER SAME-SEX MARRIAGE

Written by Issenberg, Sasha
The riveting story of the conflict over same-sex marriage in the United States--the most significant civil rights breakthrough of the new millennium Full of intimate details, battling personalities, heated court cases, public persuasion." --John Williams, The New York Times On June 26, 2015, the U.S.
June 1, 2021 | Hardcover | Pantheon Books | 928 Pages |
$40.00
product image

PREMONITION: A PANDEMIC STORY

Written by Lewis, Michael
Fortunately, we are still a nation of skeptics. Fortunately, there are those among us who study pandemics and are willing to look unflinchingly at worst-case scenarios. Michael Lewis's taut and brilliant nonfiction thriller pits a band of medical visionaries against the wall of ignorance that was the official response of the Trump administration to the outbreak of COVID-19.
May 4, 2021 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company |
$30.00
product image

THIS IS THE FIRE: WHAT I SAY TO MY FRIENDS ABOUT RACISM

Written by Lemon, Don
In this 'vital book for these times' (Kirkus Reviews), Don Lemon brings his vast audience and experience as a reporter and a Black man to today's most urgent question: How can we end racism in America in our lifetimes? The host of CNN Tonight with Don Lemon is more popular than ever.
March 16, 2021 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company |
$28.00
product image

THIS IS NOT NORMAL: THE POLITICS OF EVERYDAY EXPECTATIONS

Written by Sunstein, Cass R
How our shifting sense of "what's normal" defines the character of democracy "A provocative examination of social constructs and those who would alternately undo or improve them."--Kirkus Reviews This sharp and engaging book by leading governmental scholar Cass R.
February 9, 2021 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 208 Pages |
$26.00
product image

SAVING JUSTICE: TRUTH, TRANSPARENCY, AND TRUST

Written by Comey, James
James Comey, former FBI Director and New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Loyalty, uses his long career in federal law enforcement to explore issues of justice and fairness in the US justice system. James Comey might best be known as the FBI director that Donald Trump fired in 2017, but he's had a long, varied career in the law and justice system.
January 12, 2021 | Hardcover | Flatiron Books | 240 Pages |
$29.99
product image

BLOWOUT: CORRUPTED DEMOCRACY, ROGUE STATE RUSSIA, AND THE RICHEST, MOST DESTRUCTIVE INDUSTRY ON EARTH

Written by Maddow, Rachel
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Big Oil and Gas Versus Democracy--Winner Take All "A rollickingly well-written book, filled with fascinating, exciting, and alarming stories about the impact of the oil and gas industry on the world today."--The New York Times Book Review In 2010, the words "earthquake swarm" entered the lexicon in Oklahoma.
February 2, 2021 | PB | Crown Publishing Group (NY) |
$20.00
product image

POSTCAPITALIST DESIRE: THE FINAL LECTURES

Written by Fisher, Mark
A collection of transcripts from Mark Fisher's final series of lectures at Goldsmiths, University of London, in late 2016. Edited and with an introduction by Matt Colquhoun, this collection of lecture notes and transcriptions reveals acclaimed writer and blogger Mark Fisher in his element -- the classroom -- outlining a project that Fisher's death left so bittersweetly unfinished.
January 12, 2021 | Hardcover | Repeater | 264 Pages |
$18.95

New Arrivals

product image
product image
product image
product image
product image
product image
product image
product image