A regular feature calling attention to important books and articles that CHN staff, board, and collaborating scholars are reading and recommend. Quot libros, quam breve tempus.
G. Bennett, Technicians of Human Dignity: Bodies, Souls, and the Making of Intrinsic Worth (Fordham University Press, 2015).
J. Bridle, The New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future (Verso, 2018).
T. Frank, Rendezvous with Oblivion: Reports from a Sinking Society (Metropolitan Books, 2018).
D. Miller, This Radical Land: A Natural History of American Dissent (University of Chicago Press, 2018).
G. Monbiot, Out of the Wreckage: A New Politics for an Age of Crisis (Verso, 2017).
T. Rogan, The Moral Economists: R.H. Tawney, K. Polanyi, and E.P. Thompson and the Critique of Capitalism (Princeton University Press, 2017).
D. Runciman, How Democracy Ends (Basic Books, 2018).
G. Van Horn, The Way of Coyote: Shared Journeys in the Urban Wild (University of Chicago Press, 2018).
W.T. Vollmann, No Immediate Danger: Volume 1 of Carbon Ideologies (Viking, 2018).
W.T. Vollmann, No Good Alternative: Volume 2 of Carbon Ideologies (Viking, 2018).