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Bound By Power: Intended Consequences
Klaehn, Jeffery (ed.)
These essays focus on how power and ideology work within society. Interviews are with Noam Chomsky, Linda McQuaig, Robert Bertuzzi and others. They speak to the issues of the understanding of power an...
Civility: A Cultural History
Through a historical, social, and psychological discussion of the civility practices in 3 nations - England, France and the United States, Davetian addresses major topics in public discourse today reg...
Class, Gender, and Region: Essays in Canadian Historical Sociology
Kealey, Gregory S.
This is reprinted from The Canadian Journal of Sociology. It is a collection of new work by historians and sociologists from across Canada.
Cooperation at Work: The Mondragon Experience
Bradley, Keith; Gelb, Alan
A guide to work co-operatives, based on the experience of the Mondragon group of co-operatives in Spain.
The Dialectical Imagination: A History of the Frankfurt School and the Institute of Social Research
A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation
Contains over 8500 entries on all aspects of the environment and conservation. Embraces a broad spectrum of environmental areas including sustainable development, biodiversity, conservation, environme...
A Dictionary of Marxist Thought
Fear of Falling: The Inner Life of the Middle Class
Examines the insecurities of the middle class in an attempt to explain its turn to the right during the past two decades. Fear of Falling traces the myths about the middle class to their roots in the ...
From PRI to Foxismo: Against The Current vol. 88
Mexico on July 2 experienced an alternation of parties in power at the national level. But the more fundamental shift away from the one-party state had begun already with the Salinas administration (1...
From the workers: a practical critique of bourgeois sociology
Fromm's sane society
Getting Started on Social Analysis in Canada.
See also CX3147.
The Hidden Injuries of Class
Sennett, Richard; Cobb, Jonathon
Sennett and Cobb look at human relations between people of different classes and analyze everyday life and ordinary situations to identify class signals that make people feel inadequate.
The Lockdown Society Goes Primetime
Michael Schwalbe ponders the influence on society of incorporating authoritarian jargon into everyday use, with specific reference to the use of 'Lock down' normalizing the concept of restrictions on...
Obsolete Communism: The Left-Wing Alternative
Cohn-Bendit, Daniel; Cohn-Bendit, Gabriel
An account of the May 1968 uprising in Paris, positing a left radical alternative to the encrusted beliefs of the old left and the right. A comment on power, on bureaucracy, and on the paths to libera...
The Politics of Repair
The politics of repair are often invisible, hidden by the idea that repair is no more than the mundane practice of putting what is broken or worn-out back in good working order.
The poverty of sociology: A review of James Lorimer's "Working People"
Reason and Revolution: Hegel and the Rise of Social Theory
Sex-Pol: Essays 1929-1934
Reich, Wilhelm; (Baxandall, Lee, ed.)
Wilhelm Reich's writings from his Marxist period, outlining his thoughts about sexual and political liberation.
The Silent Revolution: Media, Democracy, and the Free Trade Debate
Winter, James P.
Skills Mania: Snake Oil in Our Schools?
Davis argues that the purpose of education should not be primarily that of teaching skills useful in the job market.
Sociology Misconstrues the Working Class: Part I: Class conflict in the workplace
Sociology Misconstrues the Working Class: Part II: Class conflict outside the workplace
The Sociology of Marx
Lefebvre discusses and dissects both the theoretical and the practical Marx to illuminate the enduring power of Marx's thought and Marx's incisive wit as a commentator. Through Marx, we can obtain a c...
The Uses of Disorder: Personal Identity and City Life
An examination of the ways the modern city has failed, and an exploration of new modes of urban organization through which city life can become richer and more life-affirming.
Utopian Essays and Practical Proposals
Whatever the subject, Goodman asks: What blocks and limits human freedom, joy, and creativity? What tends to release, free, liberate? In criticizing society and life his purpose is to improve. Goodman...
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Vivek Chibber is an Indian academic, Marxist theorist, editor and a professor of sociology.
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The Underside of Toronto
Sociological essays on Toronto.