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  • The Public in Peril

    Trump and the Menace of American Authoritarianism

    By Henry A. Giroux

    This is one of the first books to thoroughly critique the rise of Trumpism and its potential impact, nationally and  globally. One of the world’s leading social critics, Giroux offers new critiques of Trump and his early Cabinet choices in the context of longer term trends, including the rise of…

    Paperback – 2017-08-10
    Routledge
    Critical Interventions

  • Dangerous Thinking in the Age of the New Authoritarianism

    By Henry A. Giroux

    Giroux probes the depth and range of forces pushing the United States into a new form of authoritarianism, one that connects the Orwellian surveillance state with the forms of ideological control made famous by Aldous Huxley. Addressing how neoliberalism, or the new market fundamentalism, is…

    Paperback – 2015-03-01
    Routledge

  • Paulo Freire and the Curriculum

    By Georgios Grollios, Henry A. Giroux, Panayota Gounari, Donaldo Macedo

    How can Paulo Freire s progressive and vital contributions to curriculum planning can be made more relevant today for educators, policy makers and anybody involved in education? This book provides a necessary framework as it articulates significant questions. The first deals with Freire s positions…

    Paperback – 2015-01-30
    Routledge
    Series in Critical Narrative

  • Neoliberalism, Education, and Terrorism

    Contemporary Dialogues

    By Jeffrey R. Di Leo, Henry A. Giroux, Sophia A McClennen, Kenneth J. Saltman

    Neoliberalism, Education, Terrorism: Contemporary Dialogues is a collaborative effort among four established public intellectuals who deeply care about the future of education in America and who are concerned about the dangerous effects of neoliberalism on American society and culture. It aims to…

    Paperback – 2014-07-30
    Routledge

  • Youth in Revolt

    Reclaiming a Democratic Future

    By Henry A. Giroux

    Recently, American youth have demonstrated en masse about a variety of issues ranging from economic injustice and massive inequality to drastic cuts in education and public services. Youth in Revolt chronicles the escalating backlash against dissent and peaceful protest while exposing a lack of…

    Paperback – 2013-03-30
    Routledge
    Critical Interventions

  • Twilight of the Social

    Resurgent Politics in an Age of Disposability

    By Henry A. Giroux

    In The Twilight of the Social, Henry A. Giroux looks at the decline of social spaces which enable grievances to be dealt with and considers new ways in which citizens can create social spaces today. After decades of neoliberalism, today's young people lack a voice and are saddled with economic,…

    Paperback – 2012-04-30
    Routledge

  • Disposable Youth: Racialized Memories, and the Culture of Cruelty

    By Henry A. Giroux

    Facing a crisis unlike that of any other generation, young people are caught between the discourses of consumerism and a powerful crime-control-complex, and are viewed increasingly as commodities or are subjected to the dictates of an ever expanding criminal justice system. Drawing upon critical…

    Paperback – 2012-02-22
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • Hearts of Darkness

    Torturing Children in the War on Terror

    By Henry A. Giroux

    George W. Bush's war on terror defended torture as a matter of official policy and furthered an already emergent culture of cruelty. As torture became normalized in the Bush era, it not only corrupted American ideals and political culture, it also passed over to the dark side in sanctioning the…

    Paperback – 2010-08-30
    Routledge

  • Politics After Hope

    Obama and the Crisis of Youth, Race, and Democracy

    By Henry A. Giroux

    As the new administration moved beyond its first year in office, Obama's politics of hope increasingly has been transformed into a politics of accommodation. To many of his supporters, his quest for pragmatism and realism has become a weakness rather than a strength. By focusing on those areas…

    Paperback – 2010-04-30
    Routledge

  • Against the Terror of Neoliberalism

    Politics Beyond the Age of Greed

    By Henry A. Giroux

    With its dream worlds of power, commercialization, and profit making, neoliberalism has ushered in new Gilded Age in which the logic of the market now governs every aspect of media, culture, and social life-from schooling to health care to old age. As the social contract becomes a distant memory,…

    Paperback – 2008-03-30
    Routledge

  • Politics of Possibility

    Encountering the Radical Imagination

    By Gary A. Olson, Lynn Worsham, Henry A. Giroux

    In the probing interviews in this vibrant new book, eminent scholars struggle with some of the most crucial issues facing contemporary intellectuals. Poststructuralist philosopher Judith Butler discusses the pain of rigorous intellectual work, saying that it is necessarily extremely hard labor, as…

    Paperback – 2008-02-28
    Routledge

  • University in Chains

    Confronting the Military-Industrial-Academic Complex

    By Henry A. Giroux

    President Eisenhower originally included 'academic' in the draft of his landmark, oft-quoted speech on the military-industrial-complex. Giroux tells why Eisenhower saw the academy as part of the famous complex - and how his warning was vitally prescient for 21st-century America. Giroux details the…

    Paperback – 2007-06-30
    Routledge

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