Sociology Books

Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393652666
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 2nd, 2021

A quest to explore some of the most spectacular ancient cities in human history—and figure out why people abandoned them.


Blood, Powder, and Residue: How Crime Labs Translate Evidence Into Proof Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780691183589
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Published: Princeton University Press - January 19th, 2021

A rare behind-the-scenes look at the work of forensic scientists


The Lonely Century: How to Restore Human Connection in a World That's Pulling Apart Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593135839
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Published: Currency - February 2nd, 2021

A bold, hopeful, and thought-provoking account by “one of the world’s leading thinkers” (The Observer) of how we built a lonely world, how the pandemic accelerated the problem, and what we must do to come together again 


Appropriate: A Provocation Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781324003588
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 16th, 2021

A timely, nuanced work that dissects the thorny debate around cultural appropriation and the literary imagination.


Soul City: Race, Equality, and the Lost Dream of an American Utopia Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781627798624
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Published: Metropolitan Books - February 2nd, 2021

A New York Times Book Review Editors Choice

The fascinating, forgotten story of the 1970s attempt to build a city dedicated to racial equality in the heart of “Klan Country”


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The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316449212
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Published: Hachette Books - January 19th, 2021

*** A NEW YORK TIMES "100 Notable Books of 2020" ***

A stunning, complex narrative about the fractured legacy of a decades-old double murder in rural West Virginia—and the writer determined to put the pieces back together.


Connect: Building Exceptional Relationships with Family, Friends, and Colleagues Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593237090
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Published: Currency - February 9th, 2021

A transformative guide to building more fulfilling relationships with colleagues, friends, partners, and family, based on the landmark Interpersonal Dynamics (“Touchy-Feely”) course at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business


The Hospital: Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250237354
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Published: St. Martin's Press - March 9th, 2021

USA Today's 5 BOOKS NOT TO MISS | The Washington Post's 10 BOOKS TO READ IN MARCH | Fortune's 11 BOOKS TO READ IN MARCH


But You're Still So Young: How Thirtysomethings Are Redefining Adulthood Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781524744830
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Published: Dutton - March 2nd, 2021

One of…
VOGUE's “Best of 2021” — BuzzFeed's “Most Anticipated 2021” — The Week's “Must Reads in 2021”


In Search of Mycotopia: Citizen Science, Fungi Fanatics, and the Untapped Potential of Mushrooms Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781603589796
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - March 10th, 2021

Mushrooms are having a moment. A] natural sequel for the many readers who enjoyed Merlin Sheldrake's Entangled Life.--Library Journal


An Effort To Understand: Hearing One Another (and Ourselves) in a Nation Cracked in Half Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781633310483
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Published: Disruption Books - March 2nd, 2021

What we say, what we don’t, and why it matters.

This new collection of essays from rhetoric authority and celebrated writing blogger David Murray applies his signature blend of humor and heart to a free-wheeling conversation about how we communicate in America.

With essays like “We Deserve Leaders Who Act Like They Like Us,” and “Speaking Truth to Powe


Confessions of the Flesh: The History of Sexuality, Volume 4 Cover Image
By Michel Foucault, Robert Hurley (Translated by), Frederic Gros (Editor)
$32.50
ISBN: 9781524748036
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Published: Pantheon - February 16th, 2021

The fourth and final volume in Michel Foucault’s acclaimed History of Sexuality, completed just before his death in 1984 and finally available to the public