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Get to Know Pluto Press and Zed Books

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PLUTO PRESS has a proud history of publishing progressive critical thinking across politics and the social sciences, with an emphasis on the fields of politics, current affairs, international studies, middle east studies,  and anthropology. Since the 1960s, PLUTO PRESS has provided a home to progressive thinkers and dissenting voices from across the world.

Highlighting Series: COUNTERFIRE | ANTHROPOLOGY, CULTURE, AND SOCIETY | THE FUTURE OF WORLD CAPITALISM

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ZED BOOKS is a critical and dynamic publisher, working to increase awareness of important international issues, and promoting diversity, alternative voices, and progressive social change. Publishing on areas of politics, development, gender, the environment, and economics, ZED BOOKS produces books targeted for a global audience of students, academics, activist, and general readers. Run as a co-operative, they aim to operate in an environmentally and ethically sustainable way.

Highlighting Series: | ASIAN ARGUMENTS | AFRICAN ARGUMENTS | ECONOMIC CONTROVERSIES | FEMINISM AND DEVELOPMENT

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Cuba and Its Neighbours

Democracy in Motion

In this groundbreaking book, Arnold August explores Cuba's unique form of democracy, presenting a detailed and balanced analysis of Cuba's electoral process...

Arnold August

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Resistance in the Age of Austerity

Nationalism, the Failure of the Left and the Return of God

In November 1999 the first protests associated with the "anti-globalisation movement" took place in Seattle, and came to be seen as the starting point for...

"...In November 1999 the first protests associated with the "anti-globalisation movement" took place in Seattle, and came to be seen as the starting point for.... In November 1999 the first protests associated with the "anti-globalisation movement" took place in Seattle, and came to be seen as the starting point for globalised resistance to neoliberal capitalism. However, the following years have seen little progress in formulating a coherent alternative to neoliberalism, a failure more poignant in..."

Owen Worth

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Introducing Just Sustainabilities

Policy, Planning and Practice

This unique and insightful text offers an exploration of the origins and subsequent development of the concept of "just sustainability."Introducing Just...

Julian Agyeman Julian Agyeman

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Tweets and the Streets

Social Media and Contemporary Activism

Tweets and the Streets analyses the culture of the new protest movements of the 21st century. From the Arab Spring to the "indignados" protests in Spain and...

Paolo Gerbaudo

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The Anarchist Turn

The concept of anarchy is often presented as a recipe for pure disorder. The Anarchist Turn brings together innovative and fresh perspectives on anarchism to...

By Jacob Blumenfeld, Chiara Bottici and Simon Critchley

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A Marxist History of the World

From Neanderthals to Neoliberals

This magisterial analysis of human history - from "Lucy," the first hominid, to the Great Recession of 2008 - combines the insights of earlier generations of...

Neil Faulkner

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In this compelling and rigorously documented exposition, Vandana Shiva demolishes the myths propagated by corporate globalization in its pursuit of profit and...

Vandana Shiva

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Revolting Subjects

Social Abjection and Resistance in Neoliberal Britain

Revolting Subjects is a ground-breaking account of social abjection in contemporary Britain. Focusing on citizenship, social class and migrant illegality and...

Imogen Tyler

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Reclaiming the F Word

Feminism Today

Feminism is so last century. Surely in today's world the idea is irrelevant and unfashionable?Wrong. Since the turn of the millennium a new feminist movement...

By Catherine Redfern and Kristin Aune

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