Edited by by Charlie Walker & Steven Robert. From Palgrave: This book explores the ways in which neoliberal capitalism has reshaped the lives of working-class men around the world. It focuses on the effects of employment change and of new forms of governmentality on men’s experiences of both public and private life. The book presents … More New Book: Masculinity, Labour, and Neoliberalism – Working-Class Men in International Perspective
Edited by Paul Le Blanc. From Haymarket Books: Analysing intersections of race, class, and gender alongside primary texts, this unique volume explores racism and antiracism in the US. Considering the connections between class and racial oppression, and the often marginalized role of the Left in antiracist struggles, Le Blanc skillfully introduces key texts from crucial … More New Book: Black Liberation and the American Dream – The Struggle for Racial and Economic Justice
by Ron Ramdin. From Verso: In this pioneering history, Ron Ramdin traces the roots of Britain’s disadvantaged black working class. From the development of a small black presence in the sixteenth century, through the colonial labour institutions of slavery, indentureship, and trade unionism, Ramdin expertly guides us through the stages of creation for a UK … More New Book: The Making of the Black Working Class in Britain
By Andrea Flynn, Susan R. Holmberg, Dorian T. Warren, and Felicia J. Wong. From Cambridge University Press: Why do black families own less than white families? Why does school segregation persist decades after Brown v. Board of Education? Why is it harder for black adults to vote than for white adults? Will addressing economic inequality … More New Book: The Hidden Rules of Race – Barriers to an Inclusive Economy
Steven Pressman, professor of economics at Colorado State University, delves into what defines the middle class and how it has been affected in recent years.
Edited by Banu Bargu & Chiara Bottic. From Palgrave: This edited collection examines the relationship between three central terms―capitalism, feminism, and critique―while critically celebrating the work and life of a thinker who has done the most to address this nexus: Nancy Fraser. In honor of her seventieth birthday, and in the spirit of her work … More New Book: Feminism, Capitalism, and Critique – Essays in Honor of Nancy Fraser
By James Petras, Henry Veltmeyer. From Routledge: The Class Struggle in Latin America: Making History Today analyses the political and economic dynamics of development in Latin America through the lens of class struggle. Focusing in particular on Peru, Paraguay, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Brazil and Venezuela, the book identifies how the shifts and changing dynamics of … More New Book: The Class Struggle in Latin America – Making History Today