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Burying the Typewriter: Childhood Under the Eye of the Secret Police
Carmen Bugan reflects on what life was like growing up in Romania during the 1980's with a dissident father.
Capitalism, The Family, and Personal Life
Connexions Digest: Volume 12, Number 2 - Issue 48 - Winter 1988-89 - A Social Change Sourcebook
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Eating Fire: Family Life, on the Queer Side
An inside look at a rainbow of relationships, sexual and otherwise, that gay, lesbian, and transgendered people create to animate their lives: lovers, partners, parents/kids, quick tricks, torrid affa...
Escape from Childhood: The Needs and Rights of Children
A book about young people and their place, or lack of place in society today. It is about the institution of modern childhood, the attitudes, customs and laws that define children and locate children ...
Group Marriage: A Study of Contemporary Multilateral Marriage
Constantine, Larry L. and Joan
A study of more than 100 group marriages in the United States, exploring the psychology and sociology of this form of marital relationship. The study looks at how group marriages are established, who ...
They gave the smugglers all their money and risk their life on their journey across borders: Three women from a small town in Moldavia, living now in Austria and Italy as cleaning women. On top of the...
Marx, Freud, and the Critique of Everyday Life: Toward a Permanent Revolution
The theory and practice of revolutionary social transformation, Brown argues, must encompass the subjective, psychological dimensions of the revolutionary process.
The Mass Psychology of Fascism
Wilhelm Reich's class study, written during the years of the German crisis. Reich repudiates the concept that fascism is the ideology or action of a single individual or nationality, or any ethnic or ...
Michael Riordon in conversation with Barbara Goslawski
Riordon, Michael; Goslawski, Barbara
"People are not specimens or statistics," says Michael Riordon, author of Eating Fire: Family Life on the Queer Side.
The Party of Eros: Radical Social Thought and the Realm of Freedom
King looks at radical theorists -- Sigmund Freud, Wilhelm Reich, Paul Goodman, Herbert Marcuse, and Norman O. Brown -- who have attempted to deal with the intersections of eros and power.
The Politics of the Family: The 1968 Massey Lectures
Laing makes the case that we tend to invalidate the subjective and experiential, and instead accept the proper societal view of what should occur within the family.
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.
Woman's Consciousness, Man's World
The cultural and economic liberation of women is inseparable from the creation of a society in which all people no longer have their lives stolen from them, and in which the conditions of their produc...
Sources Experts & Spokespersons
Half a man beats none
In Russia and Mongolia, women don't shy away from polygamy
Investigation into the socio-economic motivations behind the movement to legalize polygamy. There are fewer men than women in Russia and Mongolia due to economic migration and alcoholism. Both urban a...
The Human Significance of the Skin
An analysis of the skin regarded as a sense organ rather than as a simple bodily covering.