Politics & government

    Goodbye iSlave

    By Jack Linchuan Qiu

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £19.25

    Welcome to a brave new world of capitalism propelled by high tech, guarded by enterprising authority, and carried forward by millions of laborers being robbed of their souls. Gathered into mammoth factory complexes and terrified into obedience, these workers feed the world's addiction to iPhones and other commodities--a generation of...

    First Nazi

    By Will Brownell

    Paperback £9.05

    The gripping biography of the First World War General who inspired Hitler's rise to power

    Guardians

    By Susan Pedersen

    Paperback £11.45

    An entirely new account of the transformation of the imperial order after World War I, recovering the crucial role of the League of Nations in setting up international governance of colonial territories seized from the defeated powers, and showing how the actions of the League shaped the modern world of...

    Secret Lives of the Nazis

    By Paul Roland

    Hardback £8.45

    Congo's Violent Peace

    By Kris Berwouts

    Paperback Save £0.99 = £16.00

    The first comprehensive account of the DRC's turbulent post-Congo Wars history and its contemporary political situation.

    Palestine: The Reality

    Paperback £20.46

    Palestine: The Reality is a vivid and personal account of the birth and significance of the Balfour Declaration, by a journalist, J.M.N. Jeffries who was intimately familiar with the dramatis personae in the story and with the relevant documents, some revealed in the book for the first time.

    Rift

    By Alex Perry

    Paperback £7.65

    A vivid and provocative look at how the world gets Africa wrong, and how a resurgent Africa is forcing us to think again - updated with a new preface for the paperback

    Political Thought of America's Founding Feminists

    By Lisa Pace Vetter

    Paperback Save £3.15 = £21.84

    Recovering the powerful and influential contributions of women from the nation's formative years. The Political Thought of America's Founding Feminists traces the significance of Frances Wright, Harriet Martineau, Angelina and Sarah Grimke, Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Sojourner Truth in shaping American political thinking. These women understood the relationship...

    Rule and Rupture: State Formation Through the Production of Property and Citizenship

    By Christian Lund

    Paperback £19.45

    This book examines the ways in which political authority is defined and created by the rights of community membership and access to resources. It uses extensive fieldwork to provide a nuanced assessment of political states commonly viewed as fragile or failed.

    Who Really Runs Britain?

    By Alan White

    Paperback £7.65

    A shocking compendium of what happens when outsourcing goes wrong - the horrifying stories, damning statistics and what we do now

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