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If you lived in a society which depended for its flourishing on the torture of a child, would you put up with it? O… https://t.co/wrMHHwJJmvWant to escape the monotony of lockdown? Let Polity's pocket histories carry you to the four corners of the globe.… https://t.co/m4PPsNu6wsKhalilah Brown Dean explains why the 2020 election did not kill off identity politics. Check out her new OP ED for… https://t.co/u330NwZtZq‘Biden Must Navigate Between Complexity and Chaos in the Middle East’- @ariel_ahram's NEW BLOG POST explores the ch… https://t.co/XPfavTzNeEIn his new book Property, Robert Lamb examines the case against private property through an analysis of the writing… https://t.co/kqUTks9VG1
11/24
2020
Featured in Edelweiss+ this week: https://t.co/YS07fgY7ed @politybooks
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Retweeted by Polity"This pithy book offers a well-argued critique of growth...presenting policy packages for promoting degrowth." Fa… https://t.co/WWS8f57VLBNominated by librarians & judged by a panel of nearly two dozen librarians – a great example of the commitment, pas… https://t.co/racmCpDWdIPossibly of interest to @SStossel @PsychTimes @PsychiatricNews @APAPsychiatric @rcpsych‘[Sadowsky] argues against reductionism and dogma...depression can be psychological, biological and social, just as… https://t.co/5iRggdND8b @BazzerReay @Pascal_Polity @AucklandUni#Trans America reviewed by Eric Plemons: '‘Trans America is a thoughtfully written and impressively researched tre… https://t.co/qqZvUTiA7a @BazzerReay, Trans America: A Counter-History, reviewed: ‘Trans America is a thoughtfully written and impressively… https://t.co/x6KR1eOD28Also: @MaloneySuzanne @AliBakeer @MiddleEastInst @PhillipSmyth @MidEast_Center @danielpbrownPossibly of interest to: @sfrantzman @hbarkey @dbyman @besasley @SHeydemann @neepd @bmiltonedwards @HarvardJMEPPhttps://t.co/VHlkVyaKQSOUT NOW IN THE US: Ariel Ahram’s excellent introduction to war and conflict in the Middle East and North Africa.… https://t.co/L11uyQDNHpbe on the look 👀 out for this one! can’t wait. 📖 🤓#decolonising #politics #students #textbook congrats 👏🏾 and thank… https://t.co/EK7tRK8BwJ
Retweeted by PolityPhoebe and I can’t wait to read this. Essential reading for all interested in the Anthropocene, and indeed for all… https://t.co/3iDYuU6UKk
Retweeted by Polityfor #PPR282 students & others: @AdkinsProf, Melinda Cooper & @martin_konings offer a concise & compelling argumen… https://t.co/3Us3GteHf9
Retweeted by PolityI've reviewed Despised: Why The Modern Left Loathes The Working Class by @PaulEmbery for the Mirror. Such an import… https://t.co/guErt1Y0Ou
Retweeted by Polity“— and how we can build alternative futures & solidary coalitions all the same” Full review here -> https://t.co/q0xW0pEanO“a scintillating examination of how even something as seemingly all-oppressive as surveillance normalization is dif… https://t.co/ohxXS9Gq31Here’s one way to order it (with an option to select country) https://t.co/mlk0gqlRZU https://t.co/xENX539cAd
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11/23
2020
Paul's book is out with us this week - and already getting a lot of attention, including this article https://t.co/RktKShpSXB
11/22
2020
@ruha9 @BKLYNlibrary @thebookseller @PublishersWkly @bookforum @lithub @nationalbook @nybooks @LAReviewofBookshttps://t.co/rGK3zZDFEv*Race After Technology* by Ruha Benjamin @ruha9 wins Brooklyn Public Library's Literary prize for "outstanding work… https://t.co/nNT8yL24Td @ruha9 @BKLYNlibrary @thebookseller @PublishersWkly @bookforum @lithub @nationalbook @nybooks @LAReviewofBookshttps://t.co/z4q2hHTy0uCONGRATULATIONS to @ruha9 as the sensational *Race After Technology* wins the Brooklyn Public Library Literary Priz… https://t.co/MVn7gI10Hj
11/21
2020
We're delighted to see Philosophy Smackdown by Douglas Edwards (@philosmackdown) on @lavmag's Holiday Gift Guide! I… https://t.co/JvN2fz3aWLMany liberals pretend that opening up borders – while changing little else – is 'progressive' Hannah Cross shows th… https://t.co/yQsz3mHXyxPublic service announcement: My new book “Crisis and Inequality: The Political Economy of Advanced Capitalism” will… https://t.co/WDCYkGps2q
Retweeted by PolityPossibly of interest to: @warwickuni @MethodologyLSE @SociologyGold @ASAMethodology @TheSRAOrg @NatCen @NIESorg #researchmethodsBefore you can solve a problem, you need to get to know that problem better. Research is an evolving process, and s… https://t.co/CTefkF5nuSAlso might be of interest to: @redblackandmini, @AnarchistAgency, @LondonAnarchist, @arglboro, @LisaMatthewsRtR, @GiffordJamesPossibly of interest to: @AnarchistSJnl, @narchiststudies, @iasperspectives, @NAASN4ever, @DrRichardJWhite,… https://t.co/eU7hqKUjiTA fresh introduction to Anarchist political theory, by Carissa Honeywell. Arranged by themes, such as freedom, pref… https://t.co/qErK2z83jRThe @OECD asked me to write about How to Fight Inequality. ➡️ “We know what policies can fix the COVID-19 inequalit… https://t.co/DgePER5ac1
Retweeted by PolityShould be of interest to: @PolStudiesRev, @MattSleat, @chrispierson123, @Philip_A_Cook, @mfrazer78, @EJPTheory,… https://t.co/a0YXKjAiJyDid you know that Pokemon Go is still earning over a billion dollars a year for Niantic and Nintendo? And that's ju… https://t.co/OXOjvNS6Hk
Retweeted by PolityIs private property a) theft b) the basis of a free society or c) the cause of immiseration and poverty in a capita… https://t.co/6AHXbffvKG
11/20
2020
#Butterflies are now facing the very real prospect of extinction. Eminent entomologist Josef H. Reichholf bring… https://t.co/3oBaWetTqZInnovative and readily accessible to students from a range of disciplines, #Sustainability takes us on a journey to… https://t.co/HqhgwnkB4gGreat to see The New Yorker's review of @PatPorter76’s “bracing” new book ‘The False Promise of Liberal Order’:… https://t.co/xgGkeTFNdYLooking forward to sharing my new @politybooks book 'Combatting Modern Slavery' with the brilliant political econom… https://t.co/8Jrt4AipAK
Retweeted by Polity"So persuasive it is hard to see how dehumanization under neo-colonialism can end. However, it has to be attempted… https://t.co/yJasVA604D
11/19
2020
"The public has good reason to distrust the media and journalism, and social science approaches to journalism have… https://t.co/Bnli0dM8WvWatch @richardhorton1 author of "The COVID-19 Catastrophe", discuss the global race to develop a coronavirus vaccin… https://t.co/ZAUe8DIpFPICYMI Giuseppe Veltri @gaveltri author of *Digital Social Research* https://t.co/uQLyTRGMdY talks about what the di… https://t.co/18aC1vZgojThe False Promise of Liberal Order, published by @politybooks, warns against Biden-type visions of restoration and… https://t.co/8WRcCSv5cV
Retweeted by Polity“[P]seudoscience has now gone mainstream […] Dealing with misinformation of this kind is an unequal battle.”… https://t.co/zTjkO5BBUNICYMI: Free Webinar! The Life and Work of Zygmunt #Bauman Izabela Wagner and Jack Palmer in conversation about Wag… https://t.co/xmGohq7M5K
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11/18
2020
That’s a wrap for season 1! We talk to @benphillips76 about his brilliant book ‘How to fight inequality and why tha… https://t.co/YHeZHKOu1t
Retweeted by Polity @graceblakeley @tribunemagazine Look out for The Case for a Four-Day Week out on the 27th November w/ @politybookshttps://t.co/Vv1qqllkL3
Retweeted by PolityBooks in this thread may be of interest to: @DSchlosberg, @Env_Po, @SEIClimate, @NewBooksEnviro, @FutureEarth,… https://t.co/CQYTEliENUWhy has #carbonpricing struggled to slow greenhouse gas emissions? In Making Climate Policy Work, @dcullenward an… https://t.co/khDbI9SrMMThe use of renewable energy is spreading rapidly. But can we get rid of dirty energy sources once and for all? Da… https://t.co/KZTr7OMRziInterested in learning more about #rewilding? Paul Wapner's "Is Wilderness Over?" calls for us to relinquish the… https://t.co/0P6mlFO92Q#Sustainability is one of the buzzwords of our times. Trace its history and application from local land-use pract… https://t.co/U4IS3Fh2fLWhat is Environmental Politics? by @BethDeSombre is the perfect introductory text to the ways society deals with th… https://t.co/qLoGtUH4YUThe #climatecrisis can no longer be ignored. Our environmental studies list spans a range of disciplines from hist… https://t.co/xP65pHORjXIn Trans America, @BazzerReay explores the history of trans from the nineteenth century to the transsexual moment o… https://t.co/HnzHF4l3E2
Retweeted by PolityAnother butterfly book! However, this is a great read by a highly respected German entomologist. Including moths an… https://t.co/cewNaOp6SP
Retweeted by Polity"The public has good reason to distrust the media and journalism, and social science approaches to journalism have… https://t.co/7mA8a46s27 @dorseyhopson @DrPosleyMPS @dregallien @DLawSuper @JoeGothard @SuptGraff @Supt196 @munoz535 @ahart_thomashttps://t.co/ZeekLwggSf @DrCooperStoll @UWLacrosse @RaceGenderClass @ASA_SREM @ASA_SoE @KatePhillippo @perezfelkner @smollbornhttps://t.co/U2LiKPiE9v“A great antidote to the widespread belief colorblindness is the racially progressive approach to dealing with raci… https://t.co/fHeADqszV4A valuable book making clear how schools’ attempts to be colorblind are counterproductive to goals of racial equity… https://t.co/LUeJsELAGO'I was introduced to philosophy in university... I was required to buy textbooks that were definitely not as access… https://t.co/yvzjUQJ7gkInterview with @BazzerReay and @NotchesBlog about his new history of #Trans, happy #TransAwarenessWeek https://t.co/ePDKUbrghX
11/17
2020
Thank you @MarkAvery for choosing "The Disappearance of Butterflies" as one of your Books of the Year! https://t.co/Wk0cqWV17CToday on @slamwrestling I speak with @philosmackdown about his new book, Philosophy #SmackDown, out now from… https://t.co/6roKUzXU1F
Retweeted by Polity @AyeishaTS @alfie_stirling Alfie and Anna give us a taste of what we can expect from their new book with… https://t.co/PknqcbKge0
Retweeted by PolityFresh copies of our book in @politybooks "What is Political Economy" series. Out in February. Nice to get advance c… https://t.co/R0yKkcaDP9
Retweeted by PolityA specter is haunting our contemporary societies: populism. "Populism in the Civil Sphere" is out now:… https://t.co/ZWagnea5Ie @Jeremy_Williams @g_kallis @F_Demaria Yes, thank you!"Ben Philips’ excellent new book “How to Fight Inequality and Why That Fight Needs You” needs to be read by policym… https://t.co/mx48HVm1S5#TransAwarenessWeek“Sweeping yet succinct, globe-spanning but focused, the most illuminating survey we now have of the past, present,… https://t.co/96FeB7nZhNThe Standard, Kenya: “Ben Phillips’s excellent new book ‘How to Fight Inequality and Why That Fight Needs You’ conv… https://t.co/5iyruUpIBI
Retweeted by Polity'Trans America underlines the importance of the fact that trans history was shaped at least as much by People of Co… https://t.co/BMND6OJgXO @bethangreener @RobbieShilliam Hi Beth, Please DM us your email address and we will arrange this for you. Thanks.
11/16
2020
Lessons from past and present show we cannot rely on our political leaders to fix the inequality crisis. There’s no… https://t.co/QLHacs6xuv
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11/14
2020
"Populism in the Civil Sphere" is a major new contribution to our understanding of populism. It rejects the view th… https://t.co/i7Z7mN21gn💥 Proud to announce that I’ve written a book on the Four Day Week with the amazing @AnnaCoote3 & @alfie_stirling fo… https://t.co/Do9GyvB0Le
Retweeted by PolityMay be of interest to: @Laprofmme @sini_malesevic @Jennife31863712 @PincusSteven @LeanzaMatthias @danekkennedyhttps://t.co/4iQG4vjwxM‘The Emperor’s New Clothes’ – perfect analogy for empire itself? A political structure that only exists because of… https://t.co/GnbD4lTjYM
11/13
2020
"This is the story of how we came to live in an increasingly augmented reality and what this might mean for the fut… https://t.co/AtiQiv5Td2"How can journalism be institutional without being static and outmoded, professional but not mindlessly guarding it… https://t.co/wQGyY7iGBPVery interesting piece by Lisa Garcia Bedolla on the so-called 'Latino vote' in last week's election:… https://t.co/zotgrXI5M2Joe Biden promises ambitious plans to fight climate change but will they go far enough? In ‘Making Climate Policy… https://t.co/YoBkISw90MJohn H. Arnold’s "What is Medieval History?" is the leading introduction to medieval history. The new edition expl… https://t.co/QWeAT7gfIiThe promise of a more sustainable future has sailed along collecting a multifarious array of issues and aspirations… https://t.co/sGZdPSCZ2v
11/12
2020
Great questions coming about How to Fight Inequality. In a recent dialogue with folks at ONE, a campaigner asked ho… https://t.co/DoGURlQvuJ
Retweeted by Polity"We were seeing more depression, but were we having more, or learning how to see it?” @JonathanSadowsk Empire of De… https://t.co/RkfwYTh3A4Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks's forthcoming What is #EarlyModern History? https://t.co/BSoBko2h0w (@politybooks) will be… https://t.co/XKMAJXSvAh
Retweeted by Polity'Making Climate Policy Work' authors @dcullenward and David G. Victor discuss what President Biden can do on… https://t.co/GSCMUoyo6h🎺We are extremely excited to announce...🥁 🐌 The Great Degrowth Talks Debate 🚲 We will have the authors of these t… https://t.co/8HxVAiM9ei
Retweeted by PolityWhite supremacists in the 1870s did not take kindly to losing to Black Republicans. Their solution was to murder th… https://t.co/PWUAuY74MBGreat to see @richardmarcj, author of the brilliant 'The End of the Second Reconstruction', quoted in today's New Y… https://t.co/RVklQ5B4Af
11/11
2020

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