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Violence
3.90
Considering all the praise Zizek is getting these years, I was very disappointed with this book. This book is structured around six 'sideways glances...more
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Mar 09, 2009
 
Raffles and the British Invasion of Java
3.90

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Mar 31, 2014
 
The Windup Girl
3.73
The premise is what got me hooked on the book in the first place - a post-oil future, where diseases run rampant, harvests routinely fail, ecological...more
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Jan 27, 2011
 
Jennifer Government
3.65
I would love to love this book. Only I don't.

The setting is a satirical description of a nightmarish consumerist future where everything is owned and...more
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Mar 09, 2009
 
The Reprieve
3.93
I consider this to be one of Sartres best fictional works. The story is set in France and Czechoslovakia and is centred around the days leading up to...more
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Mar 09, 2009
 
Feminism without Borders: Decolonizing Theory, Practicing Solidarity
4.17
I appreciate that Mohanty in her deconstruction of white, American feminism manages to keep a consistent anti-capitalistic critique, which can be othe...more
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Oct 13, 2009
 
South of the Border, West of the Sun
3.86
In general, I think of Murakami as a sort of hit-or-miss writer. I like much of his work, but this one falls right through. The story about two childh...more
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Sep 27, 2011
 
Disenchanted Night: The Industrialization of Light in the Nineteenth Century
4.21
This book explores a niche in the sociological history - the effect the technological and industrial development of light had on the common cultural a...more
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Oct 13, 2009
 
Dreams of Freedom: A Ricardo Flores Magón Reader
4.33
Magon continues to be an important part of the Mexican anarchist revolutionary legacy and is well-known among his fellow countrymen. However, outside...more
Oct 13, 2009
Oct 13, 2009
 
The Political Philosophy of Poststructuralist Anarchism
3.88
Rubbish. Not about anarchism at all.
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Apr 13, 2010
 
Red Emma Speaks
4.22
Absolutely awesome.
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Oct 13, 2009
 
Society Against the State: Essays in Political Anthropology
4.07
Clastres main thesis through this book is that stateless societies are not under-developed, but a result of conscious and active organization against...more
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Oct 13, 2009
 
The Mammoth Book of Apocalyptic SF
3.55
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Endgame, Vol. 2: Resistance
4.16
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Mar 09, 2009
 
The Best Short Stories
4.21
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Oct 13, 2009
 
Fight Club
4.19
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Sep 27, 2011
 
Rightful Resistance in Rural China (Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics)
3.74
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Jul 19, 2010
Jul 06, 2010
 
Strikebreaking and Intimidation: Mercenaries and Masculinity in Twentieth-Century America
4.09
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Dec 23, 2012
Dec 10, 2012
 
Strangely Like War: The Global Assault on Forests
4.04
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Nov 15, 2012
 
The Dawn of Human Culture
3.61
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Mar 09, 2009
 
Endgame, Vol. 1: The Problem of Civilization
4.12
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Mar 09, 2009
 
The Anarchists: A Portrait of Civilization at the Close of the Nineteenth Century
3.00
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Sep 09, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
 
Beat the Heat: How to Handle Encounters With Law Enforcement
4.52
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Feb 07, 2011
 
Global Assemblages: Technology, Politics, and Ethics as Anthropological Problems
4.00
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Sep 11, 2011
 
Penguin Lost
3.76
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Mar 09, 2009
 
Gramsci, Culture and Anthropology
3.61
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Dec 06, 2010
 
The Day of the Triffids
3.97
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Nov 20, 2011
 
Peasants, Rebels, and Outcastes: The Underside of Modern Japan
3.68
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Jul 06, 2010
Jan 11, 2010
 
Fantomas contra los vampiros multinacionales
3.45
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Mar 09, 2009
 
The Man Who Was Thursday
3.86
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Oct 13, 2009
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