Social Science Books

The Wake Up: Closing the Gap Between Good Intentions and Real Change Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780306847202
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Published: Hachette Go - September 28th, 2021

Waking Up to Our Capacity to Transform Ourselves and the World 
  As we become more aware of various social injustices in the world, many of us want to be part of the movement toward positive change. But sometimes our best intentions cause unintended harm, and we fumble. We might feel afraid to say the wrong thing and feel guilt for not doing or knowing enough.


Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780812986945
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Published: Random House - October 5th, 2021

“Destined to become one of the classics of the genre” (Newsweek), the riveting, unforgettable story of a girl whose indomitable spirit is tested by homelessness, poverty, and racism in an unequal America—from Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Andrea Elliott of The New York Times


Believing: Our Thirty-Year Journey to End Gender Violence Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593298299
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Published: Viking - September 28th, 2021

“An elegant, impassioned demand that America see gender-based violence as a cultural and structural problem that hurts everyone, not just victims and survivors… It's at times downright virtuosic in the threads it weaves together.”—NPR


Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250800473
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Published: Flatiron Books: An Oprah Book - November 9th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

An urgent primer on race and racism, from the host of the viral hit video series

Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man”


My Body Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781250817860
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Published: Metropolitan Books - November 9th, 2021

A deeply honest investigation of what it means to be a woman and a commodity from Emily Ratajkowski, the archetypal, multi-hyphenate celebrity of our time


Say Their Names: How Black Lives Came to Matter in America Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781538737828
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 5th, 2021

An incisive, gripping exploration of the forces that pushed our unjust system to its breaking point after the death of George Floyd and a definitive guide to America's present-day racial reckoning.
  For many, the story of the weeks of protests in the summer of 2020 began with the horrific nine minutes and twenty-nine seconds when Police Officer Derek Chauvin killed


Getting to Zero: How to Work Through Conflict in Your High-Stakes Relationships Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780306924811
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Published: Hachette Go - October 5th, 2021

The counselor, teacher, and founder of The Relationship School reveals the origins of conflict styles, and how to stop avoiding and resolve conflict in relationships with loved ones.

Conflicts in our closest relationships are scary because so much is at stake.


The Loneliest Americans Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525576228
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Published: Crown - October 12th, 2021

A riveting blend of family history and original reportage that explores—and reimagines—Asian American identity in a Black and white world


A Bigger Picture: My Fight to Bring a New African Voice to the Climate Crisis Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780358654506
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Published: Mariner Books - November 2nd, 2021

A manifesto and memoir about climate justice and how we can—and must—build a livable future for all, inclusive to all, by a rising star of the global climate movement

Leading climate justice activist Vanessa Nakate brings her fierce, fearless spirit, new perspective, and superstar bona fides to the biggest issue of our time.


Entertaining Race: Performing Blackness in America Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781250135971
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 2nd, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of Tears We Cannot Stop

"Entertaining Race is a splendid way to spend quality time reading one of the most remarkable thinkers in America today."
Speaker Nancy Pelosi


Dopamine Nation: Finding Balance in the Age of Indulgence Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524746728
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Published: Dutton - August 24th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES and LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER
“Brilliant… riveting, scary, cogent, and cleverly argued.”—Beth Macy, author of Dopesick
As heard on Fresh Air


Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780525561996
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Published: Viking - September 28th, 2021

“In our uncertain age, which can so often feel so dark and disturbing, Steven Pinker has distinguished himself as a voice of positivity.” – New York Times