Here you will find summaries on all kinds of topics that have to do with our societies: trends, analyses, visions, challenges.

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#MeToo and the Global Fight for Women's Rights
Rachel Vogelstein and Meighan Stone
Public Affairs, 2021
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Tools and Weapons

The Promise and the Peril of the Digital Age
Brad Smith and Carol Ann Browne
Penguin Press, 2019
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Kathleen Belew and Ramon Gutierrez
UC Press, 2021
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Free Speech

A History from Socrates to Social Media
Jacob Mchangama
Basic Books, 2022
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Coronavirus Will Change the World Permanently. Here’s How.

A crisis on this scale can reorder society in dramatic ways, for better or worse. Here are 34 big thinkers’ predictions for what’s to come.
Politico Magazine
Politico Magazine, 2020
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Trigger Points

Inside the Mission to Stop Mass Shootings in America
Mark Follman
Dey Street, 2022
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Where Did You Get This Number?

A Pollster's Guide to Making Sense of the World
Anthony Salvanto
Simon & Schuster, 2018
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Women & Power

A Manifesto
Mary Beard
Profile Books, 2018
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Falsehoods and Free Speech in an Age of Deception (Inalienable Rights)
Cass R. Sunstein
Oxford UP, 2021
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Burning the Books

A History of the Deliberate Destruction of Knowledge
Richard Ovenden
Belknap Press, 2020
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We, the Data

Human Rights in the Digital Age
Wendy H Wong
MIT Press, 2023
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All Made Up

The Power and Pitfalls of Beauty Culture, from Cleopatra to Kim Kardashian
Rae Nudson
Beacon Press, 2021