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Beacon Press books seek to change the way readers think about fundamental issues, promoting such values as freedom of speech and thought, the importance of economic and social justice issues, religious pluralism, respect for our environment, and the importance of the arts in a civil society.Beacon has published several national bestsellers, and its books are frequently reviewed and discussed in national print and broadcast media.They are also used in university and secondary school curricula, citywide reading programs, and reading groups, and within a variety of organizational and faith - based reading programs.

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Billionaires' Ball
Authors: Linda McQuaig, Neil Brooks
Product Code: 4427
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 03/26/2013
 
Through vivid profiles of billionaires, Stephen Schwarzman debunks the notion that they "deserve" their grand fortunes, when such wealth is really a by-product of a legal and economic system that's become deeply flawed.
 
 
Price: $18.00
Black Prophetic Fire
Author: Cornel West   Editor: Christa Buschendorf
Product Code: 6449
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 09/01/2015
 

Celebrated intellectual and activist Cornel West offers an unflinching look at nineteenth- and twentieth-century African Americans leaders and their visionary legacies .


 
 
Price: $18.00
Blue Iris
Author: Mary Oliver
Product Code: 4108
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon
Publication Date: 10/04/2006
 

Elegantly illustrated, Blue Iris brings together ten new poems, two dozen of Mary Oliver's favorite poems, and two previously unpublished essays.


 
 
Price: $16.00
Blue Revolution
Author: Cynthia Barnett
Product Code: 4906
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 09/04/2012
 

Cynthia Barnett argues that the best solution is also the simplest and least expensive: a water ethic for America.


 
 
Price: $20.00
Breaking Free
Editor: Marilyn Sewell
Product Code: 4009
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon
Publication Date: 09/23/2004
 

Groundbreaking anthology for women searching for spiritual guideposts to the second half of life.


 
 
Price: $19.00
Bridging the Class Divide
Author: Linda Stout
Product Code: 4975
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon
Publication Date: 02/01/1997
 

Linda Stout offers practical lessons for how to build real working relationships among people of different income levels, races, and genders.


 
 
Price: $23.00
Brokers of Deceit
Author: Rashid Khalidi
Product Code: 2921
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 03/11/2014
 
Rashid Khalidi zeroes in on the United States's role as the purported impartial broker in this failed peace process.
 
 
Price: $18.00
Bullets into Bells
Introduction by: Colum McCann   Editors: Brian Clements, Alexandra Teague, Dean Rader
Product Code: 6705
Binding Info: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 12/05/2017
 

A powerful call to end American gun violence from celebrated poets and those most impacted, including a foreword by Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly and an introduction by Colum McCann, published on the fifth anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting.


 
 
Price: $15.00
Cabin Fever
Author: Tom Montgomery Fate
Product Code: 3746
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 04/17/2012
 
Fate seeks a more attentive, deliberate way of seeing the world and our place in it, not only in the woods, but also in the context of our relationships and society.
 
 
Price: $16.00
Can We Talk about Race?
Author: Beverly Daniel Tatum
Product Code: 4050
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 04/01/2008
 

 
 
Price: $16.00
Closing the Food Gap
Author: Mark Winne
Product Code: 3982
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 01/01/2009
 

 
 
Price: $17.00
Common Fire
Authors: Laurent A. Parks Daloz, Cheryl H. Keen, James P. Keen, Sharon Daloz Parks
Product Code: 1011
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon
Publication Date: 10/01/1997
 

 
 
Price: $25.00
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