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Jeremy Brecher · PM Press; Exp Rev Up edition
Format: Paperback

Since its original publication in 1972, no book has done as much as Jeremy Brecher's Strike! to bring American labor history to a wide audience. Strike! narrates the dramatic story of repeated, massive, and sometimes violent revolts by ordinary working people in America and tells this...
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Globalization and Its Discontents Revisited: Anti-Globalization in the Era of Trump

Joseph E. Stiglitz · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

An International Bestseller "Accessible, provocative, and highly readable." -- Alan Cowell, New York TimesIn this crucial expansion and update of his landmark bestseller, renowned economist and Nobel Prize winner Joseph E. Stiglitz addresses globalization's new discontents...
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Nothing to Hide: The False Tradeoff between Privacy and Security

Daniel J. Solove · Yale University Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

"If you've got nothing to hide," many people say, "you shouldn't worry about government surveillance." Others argue that we must sacrifice privacy for security. But as Daniel J. Solove argues in this important book, these arguments and many others are flawed....
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The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern America

Sarah E. Igo · Harvard University Press
Pages: 569
Format: Hardcover

Every day, Americans make decisions about their privacy: what to share and when, how much to expose and to whom. Securing the boundary between one's private affairs and public identity has become a central task of citizenship. How did privacy come to loom so large in American life?...
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