HISTORY (General) -> Social History

Agency of Their Own, An

Sex Worker Union Organizing

Gregor Gall

Jul 2012

Sex workers of the world are uniting and fighting to gain control over their working lives.

Age of Nixon, The

A Study in Cultural Power

Carl Freedman

Jan 2012

  applies Marxism and psychoanalysis to the study of American politics. In America, every age is the Age of Nixon.

Parched City

Emma M. Jones

Jun 2013

Plunder, pollution, profiteering: A history of London’s public and private drinking water.

Small Towns, Austere Times

The Dialectics of Deracinated Localism

Steve Hanson

Oct 2014

This book explores small town austere Britain.

Daniel Defoe and the Bank of England

The Dark Arts of Projectors

Martin Parker
Valerie Hamilton

Jan 2016

Why is a novel like a corporation? How is Daniel Defoe connected to the Bank of England?

Selling Our Death Masks

Cash-For-Gold in the Age of Austerity

Yesenia Barragan

Dec 2014

Are we pawning our golden immortality for a fistful of cash?

That Option No Longer Exists

Britain 1974-76

John Medhurst

Aug 2014

The 1970s in Britain were years of immense social, cultural and political liberation aborted by a right-wing counter revolution.

Defiance: Greece and Europe

Roger Silverman

Sep 2016

The story of Greece's resistance to European domination past and present.

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