Controversial Books for Nathanson.osgoode

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

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Standard Deviation Avaliação média Your Rating Título
1.185 2.84 Against the Machine: Being Human in the Age of the Electronic Mob de Lee Siegel
1.178 3.26 The Internet Galaxy: Reflections on the Internet, Business, and Society de Manuel Castells
1.122 3.2 Runaway World: How Globalization is Reshaping Our Lives de Anthony Giddens
1.12 3.66 A History of Bombing de Sven Lindqvist
1.086 3.62 The Commanding Heights : The Battle for the World Economy de Daniel Yergin
1.076 3.81 False Dawn: The Delusions of Global Capitalism de John Gray
1.075 3.56 The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (Authorized Edition) de National Commission on Terrorist Attacks
1.064 3.58 Blood and Belonging: Journeys into the New Nationalism de Michael Ignatieff
1.05 3.48 9-11 de Noam Chomsky
1.032 3.55 The Cash Nexus: Money and Power in the Modern World, 1700-2000 de Niall Ferguson
1.024 3.56 Inside Terrorism de Bruce Hoffman
1.017 3.42 The Paradox of American Power: Why the World's Only Superpower Can't Go It Alone de Joseph S. Nye
1.016 3.55 The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization de Thomas L. Friedman
1.004 3.52 Peddling Prosperity: Economic Sense and Nonsense in an Age of Diminished Expectations de Paul Krugman
0.991 3.68 World on Fire: How Exporting Free Market Democracy Breeds Ethnic Hatred and Global Instability de Amy Chua
0.972 3.32 Class 11: Inside the CIA's First Post-9/11 Spy Class de T. J. Waters
0.964 3.98 Lawless World: America and the Making and Breaking of Global Rules--From FDR's Atlantic Charter to George W. Bush's Ille de Philippe Sands
0.964 3.7 The Shadow Factory: The Ultra-Secret NSA from 9/11 to the Eavesdropping on America de James Bamford
0.961 3.74 Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army de Jeremy Scahill
0.953 3.53 Inside the Jihad: My Life with Al Qaeda de Omar Nasiri
0.95 3.72 No Logo de Naomi Klein
0.948 3.76 Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny de Amartya Sen
0.926 3.76 On Television de Pierre Bourdieu
0.922 4.2 Understanding Power: The Indispensable Chomsky de Noam Chomsky
0.921 4.2 The New American Militarism: How Americans Are Seduced by War de Andrew Bacevich
0.92 4.23 A People's History of the United States de Howard Zinn
0.911 3.92 Just and Unjust Wars de Michael Walzer
0.911 3.77 Marxism and Literature de Raymond Williams
0.905 3.79 The Virtual Community: Homesteading on the Electronic Frontier de Howard Rheingold
0.894 3.76 The Price of Loyalty: George W. Bush, the White House, and the Education of Paul O'Neill de Ron Suskind
0.888 4.26 Upside Down: A Primer for the Looking-Glass World de Eduardo Galeano
0.886 3.72 See No Evil: The True Story of a Ground Soldier in the CIA's War on Terrorism de Robert Baer
0.886 3.83 Stolen Harvest: the Hijacking of the Global Food Supply de Vandana Shiva
0.88 3.85 The Future of Freedom de Fareed Zakaria
0.878 3.84 McMafia: Crime without Frontiers de Misha Glenny
0.878 4.05 Small is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered de E. F. Schumacher
0.877 3.41 The Sushi Economy: Globalization and the Making of a Modern Delicacy de Sasha Issenberg
0.872 3.96 The Condition of Postmodernity: An Enquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change de David Harvey
0.867 3.92 Hegemony or Survival: America's Quest for Global Dominance de Noam Chomsky
0.866 3.74 The Fall of Yugoslavia: The Third Balkan War de Misha Glenny
0.864 4.26 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda de Roméo Dallaire
0.864 3.77 The Post-American World de Fareed Zakaria
0.855 3.59 State of War : The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration de James Risen
0.853 3.85 To End a War de Richard Holbrooke
0.848 3.63 Imperial Hubris: Why the West is Losing the War on Terror de Michael F. Scheuer
0.841 3.7 The Puzzle Palace: Inside the National Security Agency, America's Most Secret Intelligence Organization de James Bamford
0.835 3.97 The Tragedy of Great Power Politics de John J. Mearsheimer
0.833 4 Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire de Chalmers Johnson
0.831 3.87 The utility of force : the art of war in the modern world de Rupert Smith
0.83 3.58 How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization de Franklin Foer
0.828 4.04 Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of How the Wildest Man in Congress and a Rogue CIA Agent Changed the History of Our Times de George Crile
0.827 3.9 Copyrights and Copywrongs: The Rise of Intellectual Property and How it Threatens Creativity de Siva Vaidhyanathan
0.817 3.29 Globalization: A Very Short Introduction de Manfred B. Steger
0.816 4 The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic de Chalmers Johnson
0.816 4.03 Sideshow de William Shawcross
0.814 3.82 Body of Secrets: Anatomy of the Ultra-Secret National Security Agency de James Bamford
0.809 3.69 Counsel to the President: A Memoir de Clark Clifford
0.79 3.73 The President of Good and Evil: The Ethics of George W. Bush de Peter Singer
0.788 3.54 Thieves of Baghdad: One Marine's Passion for Ancient Civilizations and the Journey to Recover the World's Stolen Treasures de Matthew Bogdanos
0.788 3.91 The Greatest Story Ever Sold: The Decline and Fall of Truth from 9/11 to Katrina de Frank Rich
0.787 4.13 Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq de Thomas E. Ricks
0.773 4.02 The Colonizer and the Colonized de Albert Memmi
0.771 4.22 Dying to Win: The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism de Robert A. Pape
0.764 4.12 Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II de John W. Dower
0.76 3.66 The Serbs: History, Myth and the Destruction of Yugoslavia de Tim Judah
0.75 3.93 When Corporations Rule the World de David C. Korten
0.749 4.29 The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 de Lawrence Wright
0.738 4.08 Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers de Daniel Ellsberg
0.705 4.05 Man, the State, and War: A Theoretical Analysis de Kenneth N. Waltz
0.705 3.37 American Dynasty: Aristocracy, Fortune, and the Politics of Deceit in the House of Bush de Kevin Phillips
0.686 4.42 We wish to inform you that tomorrow we will be killed with our families: Stories from Rwanda de Philip Gourevitch
0.68 4.04 Deterring Democracy de Noam Chomsky
0.673 3.63 The Lesser Evil: Political Ethics in an Age of Terror de Michael Ignatieff
0.661 4.08 Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth-Century World de J. R. McNeill
0.657 3.71 The World Was Going Our Way: The KGB and the Battle for The Third World de Christopher Andrew
0.641 3.93 Hubris: The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War de Michael Isikoff