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  • Fast Future

    Fast Future : How the Millennial Generation is Shaping Our World

    Author: David Burstein

    Product Code: 2922
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 2/25/2014

    Examines how the millennial genearation is profoundly impacting politics, business, media, and activism.


    Price: $19.95

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  • Finding Higher Ground

    Finding Higher Ground : Adaptation in the Age of Warming

    Author: Amy Seidl

    Product Code: 4003
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 5/1/2012


    Price: $20.00

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  • Five Dollars and a Pork Chop Sandwich

    Five Dollars and a Pork Chop Sandwich : Vote Buying and the Corruption of Democracy

    Author: Mary Frances Berry

    Product Code: 6554
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 1/4/2017

    A timely and nonpartisan book on voter manipulation and electoral corruption-and the importance of stimulating voter turnout and participation


    Price: $18.00

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  • Food Rebels, Guerrilla Gardeners, and Smart-Cookin' Mamas

    Food Rebels, Guerrilla Gardeners, and Smart-Cookin' Mamas : Fighting Back in an Age of Industrial Agriculture

    Author: Mark Winne

    Product Code: 4679
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/11/2011


    Price: $19.00

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  • For All of Us, One Today

    For All of Us, One Today : An Inaugural Poet's Journey

    Author: Richard Blanco

    Product Code: 2919
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 11/19/2013

    For All of Us, One Today is a fluid, poetic memoir anchored by Richard Blanco's experiences as America's fifth inaugural poet.


    Price: $15.00

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  • For Want of Water

    For Want of Water : and Other Poems

    By author: Sasha Pimentel   Foreword by: Gregory Pardlo

    Product Code: 6711
    Binding Information: Paperback / softback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/17/2017

    Searing verses set on the Mexican border about war and addiction, love and sexual violence, grief and loss, from an American Book Award-winning author. Selected by Gregory Pardlo as winner of the National Poetry Series.


    Price: $16.00

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  • For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood...and the Rest of Y'all Too

    For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood...and the Rest of Y'all Too : Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education

    Author: Christopher Emdin

    Product Code: 6544
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 1/3/2017

    A Race, Education, and Democracy Series Book

    Merging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education.


    Price: $16.00

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  • Free for All

    Free for All : Defending Liberty in America Today

    Author: Wendy Kaminer

    Product Code: 4481
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 9/15/2002


    Price: $16.00

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  • From the Closet to the Courtroom

    From the Closet to the Courtroom : Five LGBT Rights Lawsuits That Have Changed Our Nation

    Author: Carlos A. Ball

    Product Code: 4395
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 5/10/2011


    Price: $18.00

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  • Gaga Feminism

    Gaga Feminism : Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal

    Author: J. Jack Halberstam

    Product Code: 2901
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 9/3/2013


    Price: $18.00

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  • Gandhi: An Autobiography

    Gandhi: An Autobiography : The Story of My Experiments with Truth

    Author: Mohandas K. Gandhi

    Product Code: 4081
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 3/1/1994


    Price: $16.95

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  • Gather at the Table

    Gather at the Table : The Healing Journey of a Daughter of Slavery and a Son of the Slave Trade

    Authors: Thomas Norman DeWolf, Sharon Morgan

    Product Code: 2903
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/15/2013


    Price: $16.00

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  • Global Values 101

    Global Values 101

    Editors: Ann S. Kim, Ann Portnoy, Brian Palmer, Kate Holbrook

    Product Code: 4148
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 2/1/2006


    Price: $23.00

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  • God That Could Be Real

    God That Could Be Real : Spirituality, Science, and the Future of Our Planet

    Foreword Bys: Paul Davies, Archbishop Desmond Tutu   Author: Nancy Ellen Abrams

    Product Code: 6473
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 3/8/2016

    A paradigm-shifting blend of science, religion, and philosophy for agnostic, spiritual-but-not-religious, and scientifically minded readers


    Price: $18.00

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  • God vs. Gay?

    God vs. Gay? : The Religious Case for Equality

    Author: Jay Michaelson

    Product Code: 4413
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 5/22/2012

    Click on the title or picture for more information about this book.

    Price: $16.00

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