Frances Moore Lappé and Jeffrey Perkins
YOU HAVE THE POWER
Choosing Courage in a Culture of Fear
Offers the radical notion that our fears can be a source of energy to
create the lives and the world we want. “Outwit the fearmongers.
Read this gutsy gem.”—Michael Moore. “Passionate and wise....Just
the book we need now.”—Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation.
Tarcher • 240 pp. • 978-1-58542-424-5 • $14.95
Also available: Hope’s Edge 978-1-58542-237-1
Margot Morrell and Stephanie Capparell
Leadership Lessons from the Great Antarctic Explorer
Preface by Alexandra Shackleton
Through anecdotes, the diaries of Shackleton’s crew, and his
own writing, this practical guide helps today’s leaders follow the
explorer’s triumphant example. “An important addition to any
leader’s library.”—The Seattle Times.
Penguin • 256 pp. • 978-0-14-200236-0 • $15.00
MY FRESHMAN YEAR
What a Professor Learned by Becoming a Student
After fifteen years of teaching anthropology at a large university, Rebekah Nathan had become baffled by her own students. So
Nathan enrolled as a freshman, moved into the dorm, ate in the dining
hall, and took a full load of courses. Her discoveries about contemporary undergraduate culture are surprising and her observations are
invaluable. “Anthropology at its best: accessible, illuminating, contextual.”—The Christian Science Monitor. “An insightful, riveting look
at college life and American values.”—The Boston Globe.
Penguin • 208 pp. • 978-0-14-303747-7 • $14.00
Jeffrey D. Sachs
COMMON WEALTH: Economics for a Crowded Planet
From one of the world’s greatest economic minds, a clear and vivid
map of the road to sustainable and equitable global prosperity.
“With powerful illustrations and moving words, [Sachs] describes
what humanity must do if we are to share a common future on this
planet.”—Kofi Annan, Nobel Peace Prize winner.
Penguin • 400 pp. • 978-0-14-311487-1 • $17.00
Also available: The End of Poverty 978-0-14-303658-6
man, Woman, birth, Death, infinity, Plus Red Tape, bad
behavior, money, God, and Diversity on steroids
An exploration of the struggles suffered and triumphs achieved
by America’s health-care professionals, Hospital follows a year in
the life of Maimonides Medical Center in Brookly, NY. “An astute
observation of an inner city hospital that serves as a focal point to
address our health-care system as a whole.”—Metro.
Penguin • 384 pp. • 978-0-14-311536-6 • $16.00
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