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Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West
Harden, Blaine

$22.00 $7.29

Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself
Pink, Daniel H.

$19.00 $4.39

Since the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, it has been the organizing principle of society: people are what they do. But at the dawning of the new millennium, Americans are waking up to the fact that commitment to a traditional corporate structure does not guarantee personal validation or finan...

The Mind at Work
Rose, Mike

$19.00 $5.79

Integrating personal stories of his own working-class family with interviews, vivid snapshots of people on the job, and current research in social science and cognitive psychology, Rose draws a brilliantly original portrait of America at work.

People Get Ready
McChesney, Robert W

$35.78 $5.19

The consequences of the technological revolution are about to hit hard: unemployment will spike as new technologies replace labor in the manufacturing, service, and professional sectors of an economy that is already struggling. The end of work as we know it will hit at the worst moment imaginable...

The Edge of Anarchy: The Railroad Barons, the Gilded Age, and the Greatest Labor Uprising in America
Kelly, Jack

$37.99 $11.49

The Edge of Anarchy by Jack Kelly offers a vivid account of the greatest uprising of working people in American history. At the pinnacle of the Gilded Age, a boycott of Pullman sleeping cars by hundreds of thousands of railroad employees brought commerce to a standstill across much of the country...

Gigged: The End of the Job and the Future of Work
Kessler, Sarah

$33.99 $5.19

One in three American workers is now a freelancer. This "gig economy" - one that provides neither the guarantee of steady hours nor benefits - emerged out of the digital era and has revolutionized the way we do business. High-profile tech start-ups such as Uber and Airbnb are constantly making he...

Live Work Work Work Die: A Journey into the Savage Heart of Silicon Valley
Pein, Corey

$36.50 $5.19

A scathing, sardonic exploration of Silicon Valley tech culture, laying bare the greed, hubris, and retrograde politics of an industry that aspires to radically transform society for its own benefitAt the height of the startup boom, journalist Corey Pein set out for Silicon Valley with little mor...

Designing Reality: How to Survive and Thrive in the Third Digital Revolution
Cutcher-Gershenfeld, Joel

$36.50 $1.89

Two digital revolutions--computing and communication--have radically transformed our economy and lives. A third digital revolution is here: fabrication. Today's 3D printers are only the start of a trend, accelerating exponentially, to turn data into objects: Neil Gershenfeld and his collaborators...

American Empire 1945-2000
Freeman, Joshua B.

$21.00 $5.79

A landmark history of postwar America and the second volume in the Penguin History of the United States series   In this momentous work, acclaimed labor historian Joshua B. Freeman presents an epic portrait of the United States in the latter half of the twentieth century, revealing a nation ...

A Country That Works: Getting America Back on Track
Stern, Andy

$29.99 $8.69

Andy Stern, one of the most visionary leaders in America today, has fought relentlessly to ensure that Americans' hard work is rewarded in today's hypercompetitive, globalized world. As the newsmaking president of the fastest-growing, most dynamic union in America, he has led the charge for moder...

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