Books by Publisher: Combined Academic Publishers

    Goodbye iSlave

    By Jack Linchuan Qiu

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £19.25

    "Welcome to a brave new world of profit making, propelled by high technology, guarded by enterprising authority, and carried forward by millions of workers. These millions of bodies gather in gigantic factory complexes to produce coveted commodities--iPhones, iPads, and other gadgets--for consumers worldwide. Yet, at these same factories, working conditions...

    The Art of Revolt: Snowden, Assange, Manning

    By Geoffroy de Lagasnerie

    Paperback £13.65

    More than mere whistleblowers, Edward Snowden, Julian Assange, and Chelsea Manning are exemplary figures who are inventing new political practices and calling old conceptions of the state and citizenship into question.

    3D Team Leadership

    By Bradley L. Kirkman

    Hardback £25.40

    To create a fuller portrait of team behavior, this book introduces an innovative, "3-D" framework that takes into account the individuals who make up a team, the subgroups that form within and between teams, and the team as a whole. Delivering practical guidance rooted in scholarship, this is a thoughtful...

    Vibrator Nation

    By Lynn Comella

    Paperback £19.25

    Lynn Comella tells the fascinating history of how feminist sex-toy stores such as Eve's Garden, Good Vibrations and Babeland raised sexual consciousness, redefined the adult industry, provided educational and community resources, and changed the way sex was talked about, had, and enjoyed.

    Comic Book Film Style

    By Dru Jeffries

    Paperback £20.85

    Superhero films and comic book adaptations dominate contemporary Hollywood filmmaking, and it is not just the storylines of these blockbuster spectacles that have been influenced by comics. The comic book medium itself has profoundly influenced how movies look and sound today, as well as how viewers approach them as texts....

    Isonomia and the Origins of Philosophy

    By Kojin Karatani

    Paperback £18.45

    Questions the idealization of ancient Athens as the source of philosophy and democracy by placing the origins instead in Ionia, a set of Greek colonies located in present-day Turkey.

    Heart of Torah, Volume 1

    By Shai Held

    Paperback £17.65

    In The Heart of Torah, Rabbi Shai Held's Torah essays - two for each weekly portion -open new horizons in Jewish biblical commentary. Held mines Talmud and midrashim, great writers of world literature, and astute commentators of other religious backgrounds to ponder fundamental questions about God, human nature, and what...

    The FBI in Latin America: The Ecuador Files

    By Marc Becker

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £19.25

    The largely unknown story of the FBI's surveillance operations in Latin America during the 1940s provides new insights into leftist organizations and the nature of the U.S.'s imperial ambitions in the western hemisphere.

    Animal Ethics for Veterinarians

    Paperback £20.85

    Veterinarians serve on the front lines working to prevent animal suffering and abuse. For centuries, their compassion and expertise have improved the quality of life and death for animals in their care. However, modern interest in animal rights has led more and more people to ask questions about the ethical...

    Wes Anderson

    By Donna Kornhaber

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £16.85

    The Grand Budapest Hotel and Moonrise Kingdom have made Wes Anderson a filmmaking force. Rushmore and The Royal Tenenbaums have become quotable cult classics. Yet every new Anderson release brings out droves of critics eager to charge him with stylistic excess and self-indulgent eclecticism. Donna Kornhaber approaches Anderson's style as...

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