The Politics & Pacifism Bookshelf


  1. Fisk, R. (2006) The Great War for Civilisation: The Conquest of the Middle East (Harper Perennial)
  2. Harvey, D. (2005) A Brief History of Neoliberalism (Oxford University Press)
  3. Hobsbawm, E. (1995) The Age of Extremes: The Short Twentieth Century, 1914–1991 (Abacus)
  4. Klein, N. (2014) This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate (Allen Lane)
  5. Monbiot, G. (2018) The Out of the Wreckage: A New Politics for an Age of Crisis (Verso)
  6. Piketty, T. A. Goldhammer [Tr.] (2014) Capital in the Twenty-First Century (Harvard University Press)
  7. Savage, M. (2015) Social Class in the 21st Century (Pelican)
  8. Wallace-Wells, D. (2019) The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future (Allen Lane)
  9. Wilkinson, R. & Pickett, K. (2010) The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone: Second Edition (Penguin)
  10. Zinn, H. (2008) A People's History of the American Empire (Metropolitan Books)


  • Abunimah, A. (2014) The Battle for Justice in Palestine (Haymarket Books)
  • Ahmad, E., Barsamian, D. (2000) Confronting Empire (South End Press)
  • Albert, M. (2014) Realizing Hope: Life Beyond Capitalism (Zed Books)
  • Allison, R. (2011) The American Revolution: A Concise History (OUP USA)
  • Anderson, J. L. (1997) Che Guevara: A Revolutionary Life (Bantam)
  • Ash, T. G. (2010) The Magic Lantern: the Revolution of '89 Witnessed in Warsaw, Budapest, Berlin, and Prague (Random House)
  • Aust, S. (2008) The Baader-Meinhof Complex (Random House)
  • Ayoob, M. (2007) The Many Faces of Political Islam: Religion and Politics in the Muslim World (The University of Michigan Press)
  • Bakan, J. (2005) The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power (Robinson Publishing)
  • Bakan, J. (2011) Childhood Under Siege: How Big Business Ruthlessly Targets Children (Bodley Head)
  • Barber, B. R. (1995) Jihad vs. McWorld (Times Books)
  • Barber, B. R. (2008) Consumed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults and Swallow Citizens Whole (W. W. Norton & Co)
  • Barden, P. (2013) Decoded: The Science Behind Why We Buy (John Wiley & Sons)
  • Behan, T. (2009) The Italian Resistance: Fascists, Guerrillas and the Allies (Pluto)
  • Belli, G. (2003) The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War (Bloomsbury)
  • Black, E. (2001) IBM And The Holocaust - The Strategic Alliance Between Nazi Germany And America's Most Powerful Corporation (Crown Publishers)
  • Bloom, J. & Martin, W. (2014) Black against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party (University of California Press)
  • Blum, W. (2005) Rogue State: A Guide to the World’s Only Superpower (Zed Books)
  • Blum, W. (2013) America’s Deadliest Export: Democracy: The Truth About US Foreign Policy and Everything Else (Zed Books)
  • Blum, W. (2014) Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions Since World War II - Updated Edition (Zed Books)
  • Boyce, D. G. (1999) Decolonisation and the British Empire, 1775-1997 (St. Martin's Press)
  • Bookchin, M. (1998) The Spanish Anarchists: The Heroic Years, 1868-1936 (AK Press)
  • Brown, D. (1987) Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West (Vintage)
  • Campagna, F. & Campiglio, E. [Eds.] (2012) What We Are Fighting For: A Radical Collective Manifesto (Pluto Press)
  • Castells, M. (2012) Networks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age (Polity)
  • Chang, Ha-Joon (2008) Bad Samaritans: The Guilty Secrets of Rich Nations and the Threat to Global Prosperity (Random House)
  • Chang, Ha-Joon (2011) 23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism (Penguin)
  • Chang, Ha-Joon (2014) Economics: The User's Guide (Pelican)
  • Chatterjee, P. (2010) Halliburton's Army (Nation)
  • Christoyannopoulos, A. J. [Ed.] (2009) Religious Anarchism: New Perspectives (Cambridge Scholars Publishing)
  • Chomsky, N. (2003) Understanding Power: The Indispensable Chomsky (Vintage)
  • Chomsky, N. (2012) Occupy (Penguin)
  • Churchill, W. (2004) Reflections On The Justice Of Roosting Chickens (AK Press)
  • Coates, K. & Topham, T. [Eds.] (1968/2005) Workers' Control: A Book of Readings and Witnesses for Workers' Control (Spokesman Books)
  • Cronin, D. (2017) Balfour's Shadow: A Century of British Support for Zionism and Israel (Pluto Press)
  • Curtis, M. (1998) The Great Deception: Anglo-American Power and World Order (Pluto Press)
  • Davies, M. (2007) Planet of Slums (Verso)
  • Darwin, J. (2011) The Empire Project: The Rise and Fall of the British World-System, 1830-1970 (Cambridge University Press)
  • Desai, R. (2013) Geopolitical Economy: After US Hegemony, Globalization and Empire (Pluto Press)
  • Dreyfuss, R. (2006) Devil's Game: How the United States Helped Unleash Fundamentalist Islam (Henry Holt & Company Inc)
  • Easwaran, E. (1999) Nonviolent Soldier of Islam: Badshah Khan, A Man to Match His Mountains (Nilgiri Press)
  • Ebadi, S. (2007) Iran Awakening: A Memoir of Revolution and Hope (Rider)
  • Ehrenberg, J. (2006) Servants of Wealth: The Right's Attack on Economic Justice (Rowman and Littlefield)
  • El Diwany, T. (2010) The Problem With Interest: 3rd edition (Kreatoc Ltd)
  • Eldin, M. (2013) The Sky Wept Fire: My Life as a Chechen Freedom Fighter (Portobello Books Ltd)
  • Filiu, Jean-Pierre (2011) The Arab Revolution: Ten Lessons from the Democratic Uprising (Hurst)
  • Fisher, M. & Kranish, M. (2017) Trump Revealed (Simon and Schuster)
  • Fitzpatrick, S. (2008) The Russian Revolution (Oxford University Press)
  • Galeano, E.,  Belfrage, C. [Trans] (2009) Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent (Serpent's Tail)
  • George, C. (2010) The Truth about Trade: The Real Impact of Liberalization (Zed Books)
  • Ghandi, M. (2001) An Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth (Penguin)
  • Go, J. (2011) Patterns of Empire: The British and American Empires, 1688 to the Present (Cambridge University Press)
  • Goldstone, J. (2013) Revolutions: A Very Short Introduction  (Oxford University Press)
  • Grossman, R. S. (2010) Unsettled Account: The Evolution of Banking in the Industrialized World since 1800 (Princeton University Press)
  • Gudavarthy, A. (2014) Maoism, Democracy and Globalisation: Cross-currents in Indian Politics (Sage)
  • Hardt, M. and Negri, A. (2001) Empire (Harvard: Harvard University Press)
  • Harman, C. (2008) A People's History of the World: From the Stone Age to the New Millennium (Verso)
  • Hawken, P. (2010) The Ecology of Commerce: A Declaration of Sustainability (Harper)
  • Hazan, E. (2014) A People's History of the French Revolution (Verso)
  • Hedges, C. (2015) Wages of Rebellion (Nation Books)
  • Hobsbawm, E. (1989) The Age Of Empire: 1875-1914 (Abacus)
  • Hunter, D. (2013) Strategy & Soul: A Campaigner's Tale of Fighting Billionaires, Corrupt Officials, and Philadelphia Casinos (Hyrax Books)
  • Johnson, C. (2004) The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of Republic (Verso)
  • Kanth, R. (1999) Breaking with the Enlightenment: Twilight of History and the Rediscovery of Utopia (Prometheus)
  • Kaplan, R. D. (2005) Imperial Grunts: The American Military on the Ground (Random House)
  • Khasnabish, A. (2010) Zapatistas: Rebellion from the Grassroots to the Global (Zed Books)
  • Khuri-Makdisi, I. (2010) The Eastern Mediterranean and the Making of Global Radicalism, 1860-1914 (University of California Press)
  • Kiernan, V. G. (1978) America, The New Imperialism: From White Settlement to World Hegemony (Verso)
  • Kingsley, P. (2016) The New Odyssey: The Story of Europe's Refugee Crisis (Guardian Faber Publishing)
  • Klein, N. (2000) No Logo (Flamingo)
  • Klein, N. (2007) The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (Penguin)
  • Klein, N. (2010) Fences and Windows: Dispatches from the Frontlines of the Globalization Debate (Flamingo)
  • Kropotkin, P., I McKay [Ed.] (2014) Direct Struggle Against Capital: A Peter Kropotkin Anthology (AK Press)
  • Leiss, W. et al (2005) Social Communication in Advertising: Consumption in the Mediated Marketplace: 3rd Edition (Routledge)
  • Lenin, V. (2010) Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism (Penguin Classics)
  • Lens, S. (2003) The Forging of the American Empire (Pluto Press)
  • Lynas, M. (2008) Six Degrees: Our Future On A Hotter Planet (Harper Perennial)
  • Maass, P. (2010) Crude World: The Violent Twilight of Oil (Penguin)
  • Mandela, N. (1995) Long Walk To Freedom (Abacus)
  • Mann, M. (2003) Incoherent Empire (Verso)
  • Marie-Monique, R. (2012) World According to Monsanto (The New Press)
  • Mason, P. (2007) Live Working, Die Fighting: How the Working Class Went Global (Harvill Secker)
  • Mayo, E. & Nairn, A. (2009) Consumer Kids: How big business is grooming our children for profit (Constable)
  • Mitter, R. (2005) A Bitter Revolution: China's Struggle with the Modern World (Oxford University Press)
  • Monbiot, G. (2001) Captive State: The Corporate Takeover of Britain (Pan Books)
  • Nandy, A. (1983) The Intimate Enemy: Loss and Recovery of Self Under Colonialism (Oxford University Press)
  • Nepstad, S. (2011) Nonviolent revolutions: Civil resistance in the late 20th century (Oxford University Press)
  • Olivera, O. & Lewis, T. (2004) Cochabamba! Water Rebellion in Bolivia (South End Press)
  • Otnes, C. &  Zayer, L. [Eds.] (2012) Gender, Culture, and Consumer Behaviour (Routledge)
  • Pappe, I. (2016) The Idea of Israel: A History of Power and Knowledge (Verso)
  • Parks, R. (1999) My Story (Puffin)
  • Parr, A. (2012) The Wrath of Capital: Neoliberalism and Climate Change Politics (Columbia University Press)
  • Parsons, T. (1999) The British Imperial Century, 1815-1914: A World History Perspective (Rowman & Littlefield)
  • Pérez-Stable, M. (1993) The Cuban revolution: Origins, course, and legacy (Oxford University Press)
  • Petley, J. & Richardson, R. [Eds.] (2011) Pointing the Finger: Islam and Muslims in the British Media (One World)
  • Pilger, J. (2006) Freedom Next Time (Transworld)
  • Pilger, J. (2002) The New Rulers of the World (Verso)
  • Reza, F. (2003) Anti-imperialism: A Guide to the Movement (Bookmarks)
  • Rose, H. & Rose, S. (2014) Genes, Cells and Brains: The Promethean Promises of the New Biology (Verso)
  • Rose, N. (1999) Governing the Soul (Free Association Books)
  • Rousselle, D, & Evren, S. [Eds.] (2011) Post-Anarchism: A Reader (Pluto Press)
  • Saad-Filho, A. & Johnston, D. [Eds.] (2005) Neoliberalism: A Critical Reader (Pluto Press)
  • Said, E. (1991) Orientalism (Penguin)
  • Said, E. (2004) Culture and Imperialism (Vintage)
  • Sardar, Z. (1999) Orientalism (Open University Press)
  • Scahill, J. (2014) Dirty Wars: The World is a Battlefield (Serpent's Tail)
  • Seale, B. (1970) Seize the Time: The Story of the Black Panther Party (Arrow books)
  • Selbin, E. (2010) Revolution, Rebellion, Resistance: The Power of Story (Zed Books)
  • Shaban, M. (1979) The 'Abbāsid Revolution (CUP Archive)
  • Shakur, A. (2014) Assata: An Autobiography, Second Edition (Zed Books)
  • Shiva, V. (2013) Making Peace with the Earth (Pluto Press)
  • Shutt, H. (2009) The Trouble with Capitalism: An Enquiry into the Causes of Global Economic Failure (Zed Books)
  • Simms, A. (2007) Tescopoly: How One Shop Came Out on Top and Why It Matters (Constable)
  • Sperber, J. (2000) Revolutionary Europe, 1780-1850 (Pearson Education)
  • Stearns, P. (2006) Consumerism in World History: The Global Transformation of Desire (Routledge)
  • Steger, M. B. & Roy, R. K. (2010) Neoliberalism: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press)
  • Steger, M. B. et al (2012) Justice Globalism: Ideology, Crises, Policy (Sage)
  • Tett, G. (2010) Fool's Gold (Abacus)
  • Thomas, M. (2007) As Used On The Famous Nelson Mandela (Ebury)
  • Wallerstein, I. (2011) Historical Capitalism with Capitalist Civilization: 3rd Edition (Verso)
  • Womack, J. (2011) Zapata and the Mexican revolution (Random House)
  • Worden, B. (2010) The English Civil Wars: 1640-1660 (Phoenix)
  • X, Malcolm (2007) Autobiography of Malcolm X (Penguin)
  • Zibechi, R. (2012) Territories In Resistance: A Cartography of Latin American Social Movements (A K Press)

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