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  1. Allegories of the Anthropocene
    Published: 14th June 2019
    Hardback | £77.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  2. The African Roots of Marijuana

    The African Roots of Marijuana

    By Chris S. Duvall

    Duke University Press Books

    In this authoritative history of cannabis in Africa, Chris S. Duvall challenges what readers thought they knew about cannabis by correcting widespread myths, outlining its relationship to slavery and colonialism, and highlighting... Learn More
    Published: 31st May 2019
    Hardback | £84.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  3. The News at the Ends of the Earth
    Hester Blum examines the rich, offbeat collection of printed ephemera created by nineteenth- and early twentieth-century polar explorers, showing how ship newspapers and other writing shows how explores wrestled with questions... Learn More
    Published: 26th April 2019
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  4. The Politics of Operations
    Sandro Mezzadra and Brett Neilson investigate how capital reshapes its relation with politics, showing how contemporary capitalism operates through the extraction of mineral resources, data, and cultures; the logistical organization... Learn More
    Published: 8th March 2019
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  5. Bubbles and Crashes
    This book provides new insight into speculative booms and busts by examining the emergence of major technological innovations and their influence on the market over a 150-year period. The authors pinpoint three factors that create... Learn More
    Published: 5th February 2019
    Hardback | £26.99
  6. Infrastructure, Environment, and Life in the Anthropocene
    The contributors chart the shifting conceptions of environment, infrastructure, and both human and nonhuman life in the face of widespread uncertainty about the planet's future.... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2019
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  7. Forms of a World
    Forms of a World argues that poetic innovations of contemporary Anglophone poetry shape and are shaped by global forces. The poets in this book sense these conditions before they are made fully present and offer various responses... Learn More
    Published: 8th January 2019
    Hardback | £84.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  8. Citizens in Motion
    This book argues that analyzing emigration, immigration, and re-migration under the framework of contemporaneous migration directs attention to the citizenship formations that are forged across migration sites, shaping the lives... Learn More
    Published: 20th November 2018
    Hardback | £52.00
  9. A Vision of Yemen
    In 1869, Hayyim Habshush, a Yemeni Jew, accompanied the European orientalist Joseph Halévy on his archaeological tour of Yemen. Twenty years later, Habshush wrote A Vision of Yemen, a memoir of their travels, that provides a... Learn More
    Published: 13th November 2018
    Hardback | £72.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  10. Mapping Modernisms
    Published: 9th November 2018
    Hardback | £88.00
    Paperback | £23.99
  11. Fast Money Schemes
    In the late 1990s and early 2000s a wave of Ponzi schemes swept through Papua New Guinea, Australia, and the Solomon Islands. The most notorious scheme, U-Vistract, attracted many thousands of investors, enticing them with promises... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2018
    Hardback | £56.00
    Paperback | £25.99
  12. A Field Guide to the Natural World of the Twin Cities

    A Field Guide to the Natural World of the Twin Cities

    Written by John J. Moriarty, Photographs by Siah L. St. Clair

    University Of Minnesota Press

    An illustrated guide to the natural habitats and rich diversity of wildlife in the greater Minneapolis and St. Paul metro area Though the Twin Cities and environs have proven a fine habitat for one particular species, the three... Learn More
    Published: 3rd October 2018
    Paperback | £22.99
  13. The Unconstructable Earth
    This book contributes to the environmental humanities field by offering an analysis of the Anthropocene fantasy: the idea that the Anthropocene is an opportunity to remake our terrestrial environment thanks to the power of technology.... Learn More
    Published: 2nd October 2018
    Hardback | £84.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  14. Waiting on Retirement
    A safe and secure retirement is increasingly out of reach for as much as half of the American population. Taking the lives of restaurant workers as a case study to dive deep into the lived experiences of low wage workers at various... Learn More
    Published: 2nd October 2018
    Hardback | £68.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  15. Global Mountain Regions
    No matter where they are located in the world, communities living in mountain regions have shared experiences defined in large part by contradictions. ... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2018
    Hardback | £72.00
    Paperback | £36.00
  16. Garbage Citizenship
    Rosalind Fredericks traces the volatile trash politics in Dakar, Senegal, to examine urban citizenship in the context of urban austerity and democratic politics, showing how labor is a key component of infrastructural systems... Learn More
    Published: 28th September 2018
    Hardback | £69.00
    Paperback | £17.99
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