Though The Heavens May Fall

Author: Steven M. Wise
Publisher: Palabra
ISBN: 9780306814501
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As the case drew to a close, and defenders of slavery pleaded with him to maintain the system, Mansfield's reply has resounded down through more than two centuries: "Let Justice be done, though the Heavens may fall."

The Great Transformation

Author: Karl Polanyi
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807056421
Size: 36.11 MB
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In this classic work of economic history and social theory, Karl Polanyi analyzes the economic and social changes brought about by the "great transformation" of the Industrial Revolution.

An American Trilogy

Author: Steven M. Wise
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786745398
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Nearer the surface is evidence of slaves who labored there for a century. And now, the slaughterhouse kills the population of Bladen County, in hogs, every day. In this remarkable account, Wise traces the history of today's deadly harvest.

Unlocking The Cage

Author: Steven M. Wise
Publisher: Basic Books
Size: 48.62 MB
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Steven Wise finds answers to the big question in animal rights today: Where do we draw the line?

Laughing Mad

Author: Bambi Haggins
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813539850
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A rigorous analytic analysis, this book interrogates notions of identity, within both the African American community and mainstream popular culture.

The Politics Of Evidence

Author: Justin Parkhurst
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131738086X
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The Open Access version of this book, available at, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 3.0 license.

Rattling The Cage

Author: Steven Wise
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0306824000
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Rattling the Cage explains how the failure to recognize the basic legal rights of chimpanzees and bonobos in light of modern scientific findings creates a glaring contradiction in our law.

Animal Rights

Author: Cass R. Sunstein
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195152173
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Contributors to this volume explore the legal and political issues that underlie the campaign for animal rights and the opposition to it.

In The Bubble

Author: John Thackara
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262250375
Size: 77.43 MB
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What value does it add to our lives? So asks author John Thackara in his new book, In the Bubble: Designing for a Complex World. These are tough questions for the pushers of technology to answer.