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The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey
The Motorcycle Diaries
Notes on a Latin American Journey
Paperback      ISBN: 1876175702
The book of the popular movie STARRING GAEL GARCIA BERNAL NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The young Che Guevara’s lively and highly entertaining travel diary, now a popular movie and a New York Times bestseller. This new, expanded edition features exclusive, unpublished photos taken by the 23-year-old Ernesto on his journey across a continent, and a tender preface by Aleida Guevara, offering an insightful perspective on the man and the icon. “A journey, a number of journeys. Ernesto Guevara in search of adventure, Ernesto Guevara in search of America, Ernesto Guevara in search of Che. On this journey of journeys, solitude found solidarity, ‘I’ turned into ‘we’.
Capital: A Critique of Political Policy
A Critique of Political Policy
Paperback      ISBN: 039472657x
Records Marx's critical study of capitalism as an economic system and briefly evaluates his handling of the subject
China's New Rulers: The Secret Files
China's New Rulers
The Secret Files
Paperback      ISBN: 1590170725
Profiles the leaders of China's Politburo Standing Committee, tracing their rise to power and their anticipated role in propelling China toward a market economy with stronger ties to the United States. Reprint.
Freedom from Fear and Other Writings
Freedom from Fear and Other Writings
Paperback      ISBN: 0140253173
A new collection of writings by the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize winner includes her acceptance speech as delivered by her son during her six-year incarceration and numerous reminiscences on her role in politics and her fear for her people. Original.
Living My Life
Living My Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0486225445
The autobiography of the early radical leader and her participation in communist, anarchist, and feminist activities
Search for Order 1877-1920
Search for Order 1877-1920
Paperback      ISBN: 0809001047
At the end of the Reconstruction, the spread of science and technology, industrialism, urbanization, immigration, and economic depressions eroded Americans' conventional beliefs in individualism and a divinely ordained social system. In The Search for Order, Robert Wiebe shows how, in subsequent years, during theProgressive Era of Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, Americans sought the organizing principles around which a new viable social order could be constructed in the modern world. This subtle and sophisticated study combines the virtues of historical narrative, sociological analysis, and social criticism.
Marx: A Very Short Introduction
A Very Short Introduction
Paperback      ISBN: 0192854054
Peter Singer identifies the central vision that unifies Marx's thought, enabling us to grasp Marx's views as a whole. He sees him as a philosopher primarily concerned with human freedom, rather than as an economist or a social scientist. In plain English, he explains alienation, historical materialism, the economic theory of Capital, and Marx's ideas of communism, and concludes with an assessment of Marx's legacy.
Marx Beyond Marx: Lessons on the Grundrisse
Marx Beyond Marx
Lessons on the Grundrisse
Paperback      ISBN: 093675625x
A key figure in the Italian "Autonomia" Movement reads Marx's Gr¼ndrisse, developing the critical and controversial theoretical apparatus that informs the "zero-work" strategy and other elements so crucial to this new and "heretical" tendency in Marxist theory. A challenge to both capitalist and socialist apologists for waged slavery.
Karl Marx: Selected Writings
Karl Marx
Selected Writings
Paperback      ISBN: 0198760388
Marx for Beginners: Philosophy, Economic Doctrine, Historical Materialism
Marx for Beginners
Philosophy, Economic Doctrine, Historical Materialism
by Rius
Paperback      ISBN: 0679725121
Explains the historical background, philosophic precedents, and political tenets of Marxism in a cartoon format