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1 Globalization and Its Discontents (Paperback)

by Joseph E. Stiglitz

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 03/04/2003

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Our world is changing. Globalization is not working. It is hurting those it was meant to help. This title exposes of the all-powerful organizations... Read more

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2 The Better Angels of Our Nature: A History of Violence and Humanity (Paperback)

by Steven Pinker

Format: Paperback 1056 pages
Published: 04/10/2012

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Can violence really have declined? The images of conflict we see daily on our screens from around the world suggest this is an almost obscene claim... Read more

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3 The Second Sex (Paperback)

by Simone de Beauvoir

Format: Paperback 768 pages
Published: 07/08/1997

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A work of anthropology and sociology, of biology and psychoanalysis, which stands - almost five decades after its first appearance - as the first... Read more

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4 The World is Flat: The Globalized World in the Twenty-first Century (Paperback)

by Thomas L. Friedman

Format: Paperback 672 pages
Published: 05/07/2007

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Explores both the benefits and disadvantages of the developments in global communication. The author discusses the annoyance and dangers of... Read more

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5 Living Dolls: The Return of Sexism (Paperback)

by Natasha Walter

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 05/05/2011

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* A controversial and much needed look at our highly sexualised culture, available now in paperback - 'A must-read' Viv Groskop, Guardian Read more

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6 The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets (Hardback)

by Simon Singh

Format: Hardback 272 pages
Published: 10/10/2013

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7 An Optimist's Tour of the Future (Paperback)

by Mark Stevenson

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 05/07/2012

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The author has been to the future a few years ahead of the rest of us - and reckons it has a lot going for it. This book tracks one curious... Read more

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8 Lean in: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead (Hardback)

by Sheryl Sandberg

Format: Hardback 240 pages
Published: 12/03/2013

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The statistics, although an improvement on previous decades, are certainly not in women's favour - of 197 heads of state, only twenty-two are... Read more

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9 The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (Paperback)

by Naomi Klein

Format: Paperback 576 pages
Published: 01/05/2008

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Exposing these global profiteers, the author discovered information and connections that shocked even her about how comprehensively the shock... Read more

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10 Aerotropolis: The Way We'll Live Next (Paperback)

by John Kasarda, Greg Lindsay

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 01/03/2012

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From Dubai to Amsterdam, Memphis to South Korea, a phenomenon is reshaping the way we live and transforming the way we do business: the... Read more

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