May 4, 2019

In 2014, the Sunflower Movement in Taiwan grabbed international attention as citizen protesters demanded the Taiwan government withdraw its free-trade agreement with China. In that same year, in Hong Kong, the Umbrella Movement sustained 79 days of demonstrations, prot...

April 21, 2019

A major book about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural history and field reporting into a powerful account of the mass extinction unfolding before our eyes

Over the last half-billion years, there have been Five mass extinctions, when the diversity...

April 21, 2019

Reissued on the tenth anniversary of its publication, this classic work on our environmental crisis features a new introduction by the author, reviewing both the progress and ground lost in the fight to save the earth. This impassioned plea for radical and life-renewin...

"Coming of Age at the End of Nature" explores a new kind of environmental writing. This powerful anthology gathers the passionate voices of young writers who have grown up in an environmentally damaged and compromised world. Each contributor has come of age since Bill...

March 18, 2019

¨Revolution and Rebellion in the Early Modern World

Population Change and State Breakdown in England, France, Turkey, and China,1600-1850¨

25th Anniversary Edition, 2nd Edition

What can the great crises of the past teach us about contemporary revolutions? Jack Goldstone s...

January 15, 2019

An international bestseller, ¨To Fight Against This Age¨ consists of two beautifully written, cogent, and urgent essays about the rise of fascism and the ways in which we can combat it.

In ¨The Eternal Return of Fascism,¨ Rob Riemen explores the theoretical weakness of...

October 30, 2018

Yuval Noah Harari returns in August 2018 with a new book, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century. In bringing his focus to the here and now, Harari will help us to grapple with a world that is increasingly hard to comprehend, encouraging us to focus our minds on the essential...

British Hong Kong had a good story in the run-up to 1997. Its people worked hard and had an indomitable spirit. China had its own story about Hong Kong: after reunification, the city would nprosper as never before due to China’s wise and pragmatic ¨one country, two sys...

September 10, 2018

The free-market, limited government development model has been an ecological and social disaster for the developing world. Sustainable and equitable development is only possible with the active involvement of a strong central state that can guide the economy, protect t...

A major collection of speeches by Nobel Laureate, Jose Ramos-Horta Includes a call-to-action on the key issues facing our world today. 

The Twenty-first Century offers us a chance, a unique chance, to coalesce around common global interests - to reverse the nefarious co...

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