Peter Steven explores the diversity of world media, from the corporate to the independent and encourages us to reflect upon media and society.
In the world of CCTV, email and DNA, this book shows the extent to which Big Brother is watching us all.
Political and moral analysis of the causes and contexts of terrorism the world over.
The global economic system explained, and an examination of the forces in whose interests it works.
In the near future there will be no politics but green politics…
Human rights are universal - that’s the theory. How can this be transformed into reality for all?
Olivia Ball and Paul Gready
This guide looks beyond the exotic images tracing the story of different indigenous people from their first contact with explorers and colonizers to the present day.
An exploration of all aspects of ‘development’ that shows it should be more social than political.
Unravels the global migration paradoxes, explaining the economic and social issues behind the flow of humans.
An exploration of ‘real Islam’ - looking beyond the common perceptions and polemical debates.
Merryl Wyn Davies and Ziauddin Sardar
Symon Hill’s No-Nonsense Guide to Religion tries to explain what religion means, how we relate to it, how it was created and how it affects us culturally, politically and spiritually today.
Anti-Muslim fervour is rife – yet is being ignored by the authorities, says Lewis Garland.
Mari Marcel Thekaekara congratulates the country’s Dalit community on finally winning legal protection against discrimination.
‘The Wicked Witch is dead’ but although he’s celebrating, Alan Hughes urges us to fight on against everything she stood for.
Argument: Is it time to ditch the pursuit of economic growth?
As Mother’s Day approaches in India, Mari Marcel Thekaekara reflects on how motherhood has changed along with the online communication boom.