Books for changing the world
  • Arab Marxism and National Liberation

    A landmark selection of the writing of an important Arab Marxist thinker, newly translated into English.

  • Circling Marx

    Acclaimed scholar Peter Beilharz explores the history of Marxism in this compelling collection of essays.

  • Cultural Hegemony in a Scientific World

    This sweeping volume provides a thorough accounting of Gramsci’s relevance to the history of science.

  • A Heterodox Marxist and His Century: Lelio Basso

    Newly available in English, a landmark and wide-ranging collection of writings by Italian socialist Lelio Basso.

  • Karl Radek on China

    This treasure trove of original documents provides invaluable insight into the Left Opposition and the Comintern's policy in China.

  • Rethinking Marxist Approaches to Transition

    An important and innovative new approach to the Marxist conception of transitions.

  • Selected Political and Economic Writings of Eugen Varga

    The key political and economic writings of the father of Soviet economic orthodoxy, now available in English for the first time.

  • Turkey: The Pendulum between Military Rule and Civilian Authoritarianism

    An essential analysis of Turkey’s unique blend of military and civilian authoritarianism

  • Uneven Landscapes of Violence

    A monumental contribution to the study of systemic violence and neoliberalism in Mexico.

  • Yiddish Revolutionaries in Migration

    A remarkable historical account of the lives and activities of members of the General Jewish Labour Bund, spanning decades and continents.

  • Nowhere to Be Home

    Edited by Maggie Lemere and Zoe West

    Nowhere to Be Home is an eye-opening collection of oral histories exposing the realities of life under military rule. In their own words, men and women from Burma describe their lives in the country that Human Rights Watch has called “the textbook example of a police state.”

  • Coercive Geographies

    This ambitious volume delves into the fraught nexus of mobility and work, drawing timely and far-reaching conclusions.

  • The Patron Saint of Making Curfew

    Tim Stafford’s work lives in the buffer zone between Chicago and the American Dream — far from the suburbs with white picket fences and country...

  • Ecuador’s “Good Living”

    Gallegos Anda offers a groundbreaking critical appraisal of "Buen Vivir"—Ecuador's much vaunted, constitutionally mandated approach to development.

  • Intellectual and Manual Labour

    A key contribution to post-war Marxist thinking, finally back in print.

  • Key Elements of Social Theory Revolutionized by Marx

    A valuable investigation of Marx’s ever evolving, class-based intervention into social theory.

  • Speaking Out of Place

    We are more powerful than power wants us to imagine. This book shows how to realize that power.

  • Crisis’ Representations

    An important sociological intervention into the role played by media narratives—usually reflecting the ruling ideas—in shaping social and political responses to Europe's refugee 'crisis.'

  • Gender Inequality in Latin America

    An urgent, cross-disciplinary exploration of the roots and ongoing impacts of gender inequality in Ecuador.

  • Coup

    Coup analyzes the conditions that led to the 2019 coup in Bolivia and details its repressive aftermath.

  • Introduction to Africana Demography

    A timely and necessary revitalization of the traditions of Black Sociology and critical demography accomplished by bringing the two together as Africana Demography.

  • Resignation and Ecstasy: The Moral Geometry of Collective Self-Destruction

    Marx meets Durkheim in an effort to reconstitute both sociology and psychoanalysis.

  • Las Réplicas del Desastre

  • There Are Trans People Here

    by H. Melt

    There Are Trans People Here is a testament to the healing power of community and the beauty of trans people, history, and culture.