The first of the alt. University Reading Lists, featuring vital books on race, indigenous politics, postcolonialism and decolonization.
The alt. Gender reading list featuring award winning books on gender and migration, gender and sexual violence, gender and war as well as radical feminist and queer theory.
The alt. Economics reading list is the go-to reading list for all serious students of heterodox economics.
The alt. Development reading list features classics of alternative and critical development studies, addressing issues of colonialism, racism in development, gender in development as well as the effects of climate change.
In this extract from Decolonizing Methodologies, Linda Tuhiwai Smith talks racism and the colonisation of the disciplines, highlighting the vital importance of academic freedom
Take a look at the alt. Africa reading list and equip yourself with classic works of African history, culture and African current affairs.
The alt. Politics reading list focuses on shifting global power dynamics and the liberal West’s obsession with borders, hemispheres and war.
The alt. Philosophy reading list is the antidote to the mono, the di and the intersection.
The alt. Environment reading list features books from some of the world’s most famous politically engaged environmentalists, ecologists and biologists.
The alt. Media reading list takes a global point of view and features books that question the very fundamentals of our understanding of the media, news and intellectual property.
The alt. Health and Medicine reading list features books that focus on health as a fundamental human right and link ill-health across the globe to patterns of inequality, injustice, access to medicine and a changing climate.
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Take a look at our new titles catalogue and feed your mind for Spring/Summer 2017 with books from the world’s most important alternative voices.