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  • 09/12 Event: Eric Klinenberg: Palaces for the People

    By Eric Klinenberg

    Our Price: $5.00 - $28.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112309010
    • Publisher: Strand Book Store
    • Published: 2018
    Admission & Signed Copy grants you admission for one, plus one signed copy of the book. Admission & Gift Card grants you admission for one, plus one $5 gift card to our store. The event is in the Strand’s Art Department, located on the 2nd floor of our store, at 828 Broadway and 12th Street, unless otherwise specified. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis. Admission and the signed copy and/or gift card will only be available for pick-up at the event, so please select “in store pick-up” as your shipping method. Payment is required at the time the order is placed. You may also purchase admission in the store at the registers. Please note that if you order a book but do not attend the event, your book will be held at the Strand’s basement holds desk for one week after the event.
  • Fighting for Air

    By Eric Klinenberg

    Our Price: $29.95
    • Format: Audio/CD
    • ISBN-13: 9781433213335
    • Publisher: Blackstone Audio Inc
    • Published: January 2008
  • Fighting for Air: The Battle to Control America's Media

    By Eric Klinenberg

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780805078190
    • Publisher: Henry Holt
    • Published: January 2007
    In only a decade Clear Channel Communications has risen from just forty radio stations to more than twelve hundred creating an unbalanced conglomerate in control of most local radio stations. 'Fighting for Air' shows how corporate ownership & control of local media impair America's political and cultural life. Sociologist Eric Klinenberg recounts the rise of Clear Channel, Sinclair Broadcast, Tribune Company, and other consolidated conglomerates andthe damage caused to the democratic citizenry. Klinenberg also reveals a rising generation of media activists and cit en journalists crusading to derail this insidious trend.
  • Fighting for Air: The Battle to Control America's Media

    By Eric Klinenberg

    Our Price: $22.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780805087291
    • Publisher: HENRY HOLT
    • Published: January 2008
    Describes how the impact of corporate ownership and control of local media has transformed American political and cultural life, leading to an age of canned programming and virtual DJs, arguing that the demise of local media can be linked to the policies of the federal government, which have ceded control to media conglomerates. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
  • Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone

    By Eric Klinenberg

    Our Price: $17.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780143122777
    • Publisher: Penguin Books
    • Published: January 2013
    A sociologist explores the demographic rise in people who are living alone, including interviews with young professionals, middle-aged singles, the divorced and the elderly and discovers that they are more engaged in social and civic life than their married counterparts. 25,000 first printing.
  • Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone

    By Eric Klinenberg

    Our Price: $13.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781594203220
    • Publisher: The Penguin Press
    • Published: February 2012
    A sociologist explores the demographic rise in people who are living alone, including interviews with young professionals, middle-aged singles, the divorced and the elderly and discovers that they are more engaged in social and civic life than their married counterparts. 25,000 first printing.
  • Modern Romance

    By Aziz Ansari

    Our Price: $14.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781594206276
    • Publisher: Penguin Press
    • Published: June 2015
    The acclaimed comedian teams up with a New York University sociologist to explore the nature of modern relationships, evaluating how technology is shaping contemporary relationships and considering the differences between courtships of the past and present.
  • Modern Romance

    By Aziz Ansari

    Our Price: $9.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9789112078619
    • Publisher: Penguin Books
    • Published: June 2016
  • Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the Decline of Civic Life

    By Eric Klinenberg

    Our Price: $28.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781524761165
    • Publisher: Crown
    • Published: September 2018
    Pre-ordering does not guarantee a signed copy or grant event admission.

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