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Through Japanese Eyes, 4th Edition

Click to Read Education About Asia Review

ABOUT THE BOOK: Through Japanese Eyes shows us Japane…

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$24.95

Through Japanese Eyes

Gaveling Down the Rabble: How “Free Trade” Is Stealing Our Democracy

ABOUT THE BOOK: In Gaveling Down the Rabble, author/activist Jane Anne Morris explores a century and a half of efforts by corporations and the courts to undermine local democracy in the United St…

$15.00

Gaveling Down the Rabble: How Free Trade Is Stealing Our Democracy by Jane Anne Morris - POCLAD member

Through Indian Eyes, 5th Edition

Click to Read CHOICE Magazine ReviewClick to Read Education About Asia R…

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$24.95

Through Indian Eyes

Through Chinese Eyes, 3rd Edition: Tradition, Revolution and Transformation

Click to Read Education About Asia ReviewABOUT THE BOOK: Through Chinese Eyes tells the sweeping story …

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$24.95

Through Chinese Eyes: Tradition, Revolution And Transformation

Maxwell Manual for Good Citizenship: Public Policy Skills in Action

ABOUT THE BOOK: This is a completely revised update of the third edition of Public Policy Skills. That manual has been used to teach more than 30,000 students at Syracuse University and in a college cre …

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$40.00

The Maxwell Manual for Good Citizenship: Public Policy Skill in Action

The Rule of Property

ABOUT THE BOOK: In The Rule of Property, Karen Coulter offers a groundbreaking new perspective on the rise of private property over the public domain by linking two popular streams of thought: th …

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$5.00

The Rule of Property

You Call This a Democracy: Who benefits, who pays, and who really decides

ABOUT THE BOOK: You Call This a Democracy? is a penetrating and troubling look at how the U.S. ruling class and the power elite dominate wealth, power and decision-making in all aspects of our l…

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$19.95

You Call This a Democracy? by Paul Kivel

Creating a Sustainable World : Past Experiences/Future Struggles

ABOUT THE BOOK: For years now, promoters of development and growth have attempted to paint themselves “green,” claiming that development is sustainable. In a new book, Creating a Sustainable World: Past…

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$23.95

Creating a Sustainable World: Past Experience/ Future Struggle

The Bhopal Reader: Remembering twenty years of the world’s worst industrial disaster

ABOUT THE BOOK: This chronicle of the multifaceted Bhopal campaign against two of the world’s most powerful chemical corporations, Union Carbide and Dow Chemical Co. (which now owns Union Carbide), par…

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$19.95

Bhopal Reader - Bhopal Library, Corporate Crimes and Global Activism

The Bhopal Saga: Causes and Consequences of the Worlds Largest Industrial Disaster

ABOUT THE BOOK: The Bhopal Saga is an incisive medicial and scientific analysis of the world’s worst industrial accident. On the night of December 2 1984, while Bhopal slept, 43 tons of methylisocyanate…

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$19.95

The Bhopal Saga: Causes and Consequences of Worlds Largest Industrial Disaster

Bhopal: The Inside Story Updated Second Edition

ABOUT THE BOOK: On the night of December 2, 1984, forty tons of deadly methyl isocyanate leaked out of a Union Carbide pesticide factory in Bhopal, India, killing thousands and injuring many more. Bhopal: T…

$18.95

Bhopal - The Inside Story

Clouds of Injustice: Bhopal Disaster 20 Years On

ABOUT THE BOOK: This Amnesty International report uses the Bhopal case to illustrate corporate evasion of human rights responsibilities and underlines the need to establish a universal human rights fram…

$10.95

Clouds of Injustice: Bhopal Disaster 20 Years on

Trespass Against Us: Dow Chemical & The Toxic Century

ABOUT THE BOOK: The public release of Trespass Against Us was timed to coincide with the 20th Anniversary of the Bhopal disaster, for which Dow still accepts no liability for its wholly owned sub…

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$0.00

Trespass Against Us: Dow Chemical & the Toxic Century

The Ambushed Grand Jury: How the Justice Department Covered Up Government Nuclear Crime and How We Caught Them Red Handed

ABOUT THE BOOK: What happens when citizens investigate the government’s cover-up of dangerous nuclear crimes? And catch them red handed? The Ambushed Grand Jury is the true story of how a cowboy…

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$19.95

The Ambushed Grand Jury: How the Justice Department Covered Up Government Nuclear Crime and How We Caught Them Red Handed

Divided We FallThe Story of the Paperworker's Union and the Future of Labor

ABOUT THE BOOK: “An unflinching picture of workers fighting against overwhelming odds for justice in the workplace. As Peter Kellman tells it in these pages, workers even have to fight to keep the knowledg…

$9.95

Divided We Fall: The Story of the Paperworker's Union and the Future of Labor

Greed and Good: Understanding and Overcoming the Inequality That Limits Our Lives

ABOUT THE BOOK: This extraordinary book deserves the highest possible recommendation…. – Choice magazine Should we care that wealth in the United States is unequally distributed &mda …

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$19.95

Greed and Good: Understanding and Overcoming the Inequality That Limits Our Lives

Manifesto for Global Democracy: Two Essays on Imperialism and the Struggle for Freedom

ABOUT THE BOOK: The U.S. ideology of Manifest Destiny, now at the core of the U.S. assertion of the right to intervene anywhere and occupy anyplace, in the name of freedom, security, and civilization, i …

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$21.95

Manifesto for Global Democracy: Two Essays on Imperialism and the Struggle for Freedom

War and Peace and Democracy: Four Essays That Ask Why Again? And Where Goes The Peace Movement After Iraq?

ABOUT THE BOOK: Of all the possible responses to the attacks of September 11, why did the U.S. government choose war? What can a reactivated peace movement learn from the Iraq war and from 20th Century…

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$3.00

War and Peace and Democracy: Four Essays That Ask Why Again? And Where Goes The Peace Movement After Iraq?

The Elite Consensus: When Corporations Wield the Constitution

ABOUT THE BOOK: Financial and business corporations throw millions of dollars at think tanks, lobbyists and universities, exploiting writers and artists galore. Their assignment? To twist words, gnarl s…

$9.00

The Elite Consensus: When Corporations Wield the Constitution

Myth America: Democracy vs. Capitalism

ABOUT THE BOOK: Myth America exposes the lag of major American institutions behind the demands of the 21st century and the reinforcement of this lag by the media and schools miseducating the publ…

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$14.95

Myth America: Democracy vs. Capitalism

Rule of Power or Rule of Law?: An Assessment of US Policy and Actions Regarding Security-Related Treaties

ABOUT THE BOOK: Rule of Power or Rule of Law? assesses U.S. compliance with nine treaties addressing some of the most urgent global security threats, ranging from proliferation of weapons of mass…

$21.95

Rule of Power or Rule of Law?: An Assessment of US Policy and Actions Regarding Security-Related Treaties

Through Middle Eastern Eyes, 4th Edition (Post 9/11 Edition)

ABOUT THE BOOK: Rule of Power or Rule of Law? assesses U.S. compliance with nine treaties addressing …

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$24.95

Through Middle Eastern Eyes (Post 9/11 Edition)

Five Past Midnight in Bhopal: The Epic Story of the World’s Deadliest Industrial Disaster

ABOUT THE BOOK: The best selling author of such classic works as Is Paris Burning?, O Jerusalem, and The City of Joy, Dominique Lapierre is among the premier storytellers in the wor …

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$15.95

Five Past Midnight in Bhopal

Washington’s New Poor Law: Welfare Reform and the Roads Not Taken, 1935 to the Present

ABOUT THE BOOK: A clear and compelling account….challenges both conservative and liberal views on welfare dependency.— Philip Harvey, Professor of Law, Rutgers Un …

$9.95

Washington's New Poor Law: Welfare Reform and the Roads Not Taken, 1935 to the Present

Defying Corporations, Defining Democracy: A Book of History & Strategies

ABOUT THE BOOK: In these 70 essays, speeches, sermons and screeds, POCLADers probe: corporations as “legal persons”; corporate social responsibility as a ploy; strategies for amending state co …

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$10.00

Defying Corporations, Defining Democracy: A Book of History & Strategies

Building Unions: Past, Present and Future

ABOUT THE BOOK: Your union local or activist community group is doing good work against one corporate assault after another. But your successes aren’t making the next campaigns easier. Or challenging pu…

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$5.00

Building Unions: Past, Present and Future

Through African EyesCulture and Society: Continuity and Change (Volume 2)

ABOUT THE BOOK: In Volume 2, we are introduced to African societies and cultures in all of their richness and diversity. Coming of age, family values, changing gender roles, r …

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$24.95

Through African Eyes - Culture and Society: Continuity and Change (Volume 2)

Seeds of Fire: Social Development in an Era of Globalism

ABOUT THE BOOK: Wilson and Whitmore, two activists with a history of “walking the talk” of working for social justice, offer a well-researched, provocative wake-up call for everyone concerned with the s…

$9.95

Seeds of Fire: Social Development in an Era of Globalism

Voices of Hope in the Struggle to Save the Planet

ABOUT THE BOOK: At the heart of the current global environmental crisis lie difficult moral choices, which are central to religion. This book explores the connections between faith and ecology, seeking to r …

$24.95

Voices of Hope in the Struggle to Save the Planet

Challenging Corporate Rule: The Petition to Revoke UNOCAL's Charter as a Guide to Citizen Action

ABOUT THE BOOK: The complete text of the historic complaint by a coalition of some 25 local, state and national women’s environmental and other civil society organizations to the California Attorney General…

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$9.95

Challenging Corporate Rule: The Petition to Revoke UNOCAL's Charter as a Guide to Citizen Action

The Nuclear Power Deception: U.S. Nuclear Mythology from Electricity “Too Cheap to Meter” to “Inherently Safe” Reactors

ABOUT THE BOOK: This book provides critical analysis and historical evidence to refute the claims of the nuclear power industry that nuclear power can alleviate the build-up of greenhouse gases and reduce U …

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$9.99

The Nuclear Power Deception: U.S. Nuclear Mythology from Electricity "Too Cheap to Meter" to "Inherently Safe" Reactors

One Man’s War: A Memoir of World War II

ABOUT THE BOOK: A compelling affirmation of General Sherman’s pronouncement that war is hell, this memoir gives a vivid picture of what it was like to be a foot soldier in the greatest conflict in human his…

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$9.95

One Man's War: A Memoir of World War II

Nuclear Weapons Are Illegal: The Historic Opinion of the World Court and How it Will be Enforced

ABOUT THE BOOK: In July 1996 the International Court of Justice made history by declaring nuclear weapons illegal. Here is the complete decision of the Court, including the separate opinions and dissent…

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$9.99

Nuclear Weapons are Illegal: The Historic Opinion of the World Court and How it Will be Enforced

Pain on Their Faces Testimonies on the Paper Mill Strike, Jay, Maine, 1987-1988

ABOUT THE BOOK: Pain on Their Faces is a moving account of an epic struggle by workers and their community against a powerful corporation – a strike by 1,250 workers against the International Paper Company…

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$9.95

Pain on Their Faces: Testimonies on the Paper Mill Strike, Jay, Maine, 1987-1988

Global Aggression: The Case for World Standards and Bold Us Action Challenging (People’s Annual Report)

ABOUT THE BOOK: An expose of the role of the US-based tobacco corporations Philip Morris and RJR Nabisco in aggressively promoting tobacco internationally, contributing to the deaths of 3.5 million people w…

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$9.95

Global Aggression: The Case for World Standards and Bold Us Action Challenging

Greenwash: The Reality Behind Corporate Environmentalism

ABOUT THE BOOK: In recent years, transnational corporations (TNCs) have been greenwashing their dismal environmental performance by posing as friends of the environment. This new book provides an overview o …

$8.95

Greenwash - The Reality Behind Corporate Environmentalism

Building Sustainable Communities: Tools and Concepts for Self-Reliant Economic Change (2nd Revised Edition)

ABOUT THE BOOK: A revised edition of a classic work long out of print, this book is based on the Schumacher Society Seminars on Community Economic Transformation. It presents the underlying ideas and essent …

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$18.95

Building Sustainable Communities: Tools and Concepts for Self-Reliant Economic Change

A World That Works: Building Blocks for a Just and Sustainable Society

ABOUT THE BOOK: Animated by the proposition that an economics constrained by respect for the natural world and human dignity is possible, this volume offers a rich menu of alternative ideas and experiences…

$9.95

A World that Works: Building Blocks for a Just and Sustainable Society

Nurtured by Knowledge Learning by doing participatory action-research

ABOUT THE BOOK: This book examines the frustrations and limitations of conventional Western academic research on social change and describes the struggle to fashion a new approach based on the principle…

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$21.95

Nurtured by Knowledge: Learning to Do Participatory Action-research

Inhuman Rights Western System and Global Human Rights Abuse

ABOUT THE BOOK: Winin Pereira’s ‘Inhuman Rights: The Western System and Global Human Rights Abuse’ presents a sharply critical and revealing account of how the West has actually misused conventionally defin…

$9.95

Inhuman Rights: Western System and Global Human Rights Abuse

Greening Cities: Building Just and Sustainable Communities

ABOUT THE BOOK: Greening Cities is a treasure trove of practical ideas that embody Green values of social and environmental justice and are actually working on the ground in small, medium, and large…

$9.95

Greening Cities: Building Just and Sustainable Communities

Economics, Culture and Society – Alternative Approaches: Dissenting Views from Economic Orthodoxy

ABOUT THE BOOK: The essayists in this volume are united in their deep dissatisfaction with neoclassical economics and the dominance of the market as they explore alternative approaches to economics in its s…

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$14.95

Economics, Culture and Society: Alternative Approaches

Development Ethics: A Guide to Theory and Practice

ABOUT THE BOOK: A pioneering work by one of the pioneers in development ethics, who has long been at the leading edge of development in linking the worlds of thought and action. This new field of study has …

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$14.95

Development Ethics: A Guide to Theory and Practice

A Guide to New York State Government

ABOUT THE BOOK: This seventh edition brings you the who, where, when, and how questions and answers about New York State government. An excellent supplement to courses on New York State government and insti …

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$14.95

A Guide to New York State Government

Taking Care of Business: Citizenship and the charter of incorporation (5th printing)

ABOUT THE BOOK: Taking Care of Business discusses the rise of the powerful corporation, its transformation into personhood, and the need for the structural reform of governance of …

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$4.00

Taking care of business: Citizenship and the charter of incorporation

The Blinded Eye: 500 Years of Christopher Columbus

ABOUT THE BOOK: The authors draw out a firm thread connecting Columbus’ attitude to the ‘natives’ he discovered with the attitudes of ‘developers’ today who continue to believe that ordinary people and vill…

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$6.95

The Blinded Eye: 500 Years of Christopher Columbus

The Good Neighbor Handbook: A Community-Based Strategy for Sustainable Industry

ABOUT THE BOOK: This invaluable resource is a product of the Good Neighbor Project, focused on community-based negotiations with corporations on environmental and economic issues, as embodied in Good Neighb…

$19.95

The Good Neighbor Handbook: A Community-Based Strategy for Sustainable Industry

The GAIA Atlas of Green Economics

ABOUT THE BOOK: Every day, all over the world, billions of people play their part in humanity’s global growth economy. Money is the god, material wealth the principal virtue, and market economics the ruler…

$9.95

The GAIA Atlas of Green Economics

The Maximum Wage A Common-Sense Prescription for Revitalizing America – By Taxing the Very Rich

ABOUT THE BOOK: More than 5 decades ago, in 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt advanced the most daring legislative proposal of the entire New Deal era: a maximum wage on the incomes of America’s wealthy…

$7.95

The Maximum Wage: A Common Sense Prescription for Revitalizing America by Taxing the Very Rich

Through African Eyes: The Past, The Road to Independence (Volume 1)

ABOUT THE BOOK: Africa, dark only because of our ignorance of it, comes alive through the eyes and voices of its people in this classic work. First published more than two dec …

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$24.95

Through African Eyes - The Past, The Road to Independence (Volume 1)

Action and Knowledge: Breaking the Monopoly with Participatory Action Research

ABOUT THE BOOK: Action and Knowledge draws on twenty years of experience with the techniques and philosophy of Participatory Action-Research (PAR). PAR is an innovative approach to economic and soci…

$9.99

Action and Knowledge: Breaking the Monopoly with Participatory Action Research

Chicken Little, Tomato Sauce and Agriculture: Who Will Produce Tomorrow's Food?

ABOUT THE BOOK: In a science fiction classic published over 5 decades ago, readers were confronted with an arresting image of “Chicken Little”, a legless, wingless, headless, featherless technological trium…

$7.95

Chicken Little, Tomato Sauce and Agriculture: Who Will Produce Tomorrow's Food?

The Vietnam War and Public Policy

ABOUT THE BOOK: The Development of U.S. policy on the Vietnam War is a study in public policy analysis. To fully understand the how and why of our involvement in the Vietnam War, we must first understand th…

$9.95

The Vietnam War and Public Policy

Abuse of Power: Social Performance of Multinational Corporations – Case of Union Carbide

ABOUT THE BOOK: The enormous size and global reach of multinational corporations make it increasingly difficult for any one country to hold them accountable when they behave recklessly. This book demons…

$10.00

The Abuse of Power: Social Performance of Multinational Corporations - Case of Union Carbide

The Uncertain Promise: Value Conflicts in Technology Transfer

ABOUT THE BOOK: A powerful and original book by one of the pioneers in the ethics of development. The author peels away the mystique surrounding modern technology to lay its basic dynamism and its dual nat…

$9.95

 The uncertain promise : value conflicts in technology transfer

Humanistic Economics The New Challenge

ABOUT THE BOOK: Economics has long been imprisoned by a one-dimensional view of the person and the narrow assumption of self-interest that this entails. Humanistic Economics breaks out of this paradigm by p…

$9.95

Humanistic Economics: The New Challenge

The Bhopal Syndrome: Pesticides, Environment and Health

ABOUT THE BOOK: This classic work, once again available, examines the implications of the world’s worst industrial disaster for three communities around the world harboring extremely hazardous chemical…

$10.00

The Bhopal Syndrome: Pesticides, Environment and Health

PS 11: Designs For Evaluating Social Programs

ABOUT THE BOOK: This manual introduces students to the basic concepts and designs necessary to evaluate social programs. Activities are provided to help students understand the factors jeopardizing validity…

$9.95

PS 11 - Designs for Evaluating Social Programs

The Bhopal Tragedy: What Really Happened and What it Means for American Workers and Communities at Risk

ABOUT THE BOOK: This hard-hitting report to the Citizens Commission on Bhopal was the first book-length account of the Bhopal tragedy and its implications for American workers and communities exposed to…

$10.00

The Bhopal Tragedy: What Really Happened and What it Means for American Workers and Communities at Risk

PS 23: Political Analysis Through the PRINCE System

ABOUT THE BOOK: Introduces students to the elements of a widely known and used system for making political forecasts and developing political strategies. Students are introduced to the concept of a politica…

$9.95

PS 23 - Political Analysis Through the PRINCE System