Social Science

What is "social science?" According to the Internet, social science is the scientific study of human society and social relationships. If you want to dig deeper and satiate your curiosity, check out these books that explore how we relate to each other, to our environment, and more often than not, how we can do better.
The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart
The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart

The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart

$27.00

Detours: A Decolonial Guide to Hawaii
Detours: A Decolonial Guide to Hawaii
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Detours: A Decolonial Guide to Hawaii

$29.95

Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot (hc)
Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot (hc)

Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot (hc)

$26.00

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents

$32.00

How to Be an Antiracist
How to Be an Antiracist

How to Be an Antiracist

$27.00

Braiding Sweetgrass
Braiding Sweetgrass

Braiding Sweetgrass

$18.00

Honor Killing: Race, Rape, and Clarence Darrow's Spectacular Last Case
Honor Killing: Race, Rape, and Clarence Darrow's Spectacular Last Case

Honor Killing: Race, Rape, and Clarence Darrow's Spectacular Last Case

$18.00

On Trails: An Exploration
On Trails: An Exploration
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On Trails: An Exploration

$16.00

Our Time Is Now: Power, Purpose, and the Fight for a Fair America (hc)
Our Time Is Now: Power, Purpose, and the Fight for a Fair America (hc)

Our Time Is Now: Power, Purpose, and the Fight for a Fair America (hc)

$27.99

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism

$16.00

Between the World and Me
Between the World and Me
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Between the World and Me

$26.00

For Small Creatures Such as We: Rituals for Finding Meaning in Our Unlikely World
For Small Creatures Such as We: Rituals for Finding Meaning in Our Unlikely World
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For Small Creatures Such as We: Rituals for Finding Meaning in Our Unlikely World

$26.00

Celebrate People's History!: The Poster Book of Resistance and Revolution (2nd ed.)
Celebrate People's History!: The Poster Book of Resistance and Revolution (2nd ed.)

Celebrate People's History!: The Poster Book of Resistance and Revolution (2nd ed.)

$28.95

Figuring
Figuring

Figuring

$18.00

How We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community
How We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community
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How We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community

$16.99

The Fire Next Time
The Fire Next Time
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The Fire Next Time

$13.95

So You Want to Talk about Race
So You Want to Talk about Race

So You Want to Talk about Race

$16.99

Grieving: Dispatches from a Wounded Country
Grieving: Dispatches from a Wounded Country

Grieving: Dispatches from a Wounded Country

$16.95

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-Winning Stamped from the Beginning (hc)
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-Winning Stamped from the Beginning (hc)

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-Winning Stamped from the Beginning (hc)

$18.99

The Kingdom and the Republic: Sovereign Hawai'i and the Early United States (America in the Nineteenth Century)
The Kingdom and the Republic: Sovereign Hawai'i and the Early United States (America in the Nineteenth Century)

The Kingdom and the Republic: Sovereign Hawai'i and the Early United States (America in the Nineteenth Century)

$45.00

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

$17.00

On Looking: A Walker's Guide to the Art of Observation
On Looking: A Walker's Guide to the Art of Observation

On Looking: A Walker's Guide to the Art of Observation

$17.00

Measure of Belonging: Twenty-One Writers of Color on the New American South, A
Measure of Belonging: Twenty-One Writers of Color on the New American South, A
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Measure of Belonging: Twenty-One Writers of Color on the New American South, A

$16.95

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants

$35.00

Can't Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation
Can't Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation

Can't Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation

$26.00

Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present, The
Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present, The
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Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present, The

$17.00

Japan: A Guide to Traditions, Customs and Etiquette: Kata as the Key to Understanding the Japanese
Japan: A Guide to Traditions, Customs and Etiquette: Kata as the Key to Understanding the Japanese
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Japan: A Guide to Traditions, Customs and Etiquette: Kata as the Key to Understanding the Japanese

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Stuff You Should Know: An Incomplete Compendium of Mostly Interesting Things
Stuff You Should Know: An Incomplete Compendium of Mostly Interesting Things

Stuff You Should Know: An Incomplete Compendium of Mostly Interesting Things

$27.99

New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, 10th Anniversary Ed., The (pb)
New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, 10th Anniversary Ed., The (pb)

New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, 10th Anniversary Ed., The (pb)

$18.99

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

$19.99

Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor
Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor

Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor

$25.99

Black Women's History of the United States, A (hc)
Black Women's History of the United States, A (hc)

Black Women's History of the United States, A (hc)

$27.95

Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir
Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir

Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir

$26.00

Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues
Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues

Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues

$18.00

Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning
Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning

Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning

$27.00

The Grave on the Wall
The Grave on the Wall

The Grave on the Wall

$16.95

Black Opera: History, Power, Engagement
Black Opera: History, Power, Engagement

Black Opera: History, Power, Engagement

$27.95

The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story
The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story

The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story

$17.99

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture

$16.99

The Skin We're in: A Year of Black Resistance and Power
The Skin We're in: A Year of Black Resistance and Power
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The Skin We're in: A Year of Black Resistance and Power

$22.95

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

$17.95

Know My Name: A Memoir
Know My Name: A Memoir

Know My Name: A Memoir

$18.00

She Called Me Woman: Nigeria's Queer Women Speak
She Called Me Woman: Nigeria's Queer Women Speak
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She Called Me Woman: Nigeria's Queer Women Speak

$16.95

Thick: And Other Essays
Thick: And Other Essays
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Thick: And Other Essays

$15.99

Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom, A
Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom, A

Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom, A

$28.00

Hype Machine: How Social Media Disrupts Our Elections, Our Economy, and Our Health--And How We Must Adapt, The
Hype Machine: How Social Media Disrupts Our Elections, Our Economy, and Our Health--And How We Must Adapt, The

Hype Machine: How Social Media Disrupts Our Elections, Our Economy, and Our Health--And How We Must Adapt, The

$28.00

Carry: A Memoir of Survival on Stolen Land
Carry: A Memoir of Survival on Stolen Land

Carry: A Memoir of Survival on Stolen Land

$27.00

The Undocumented Americans
The Undocumented Americans

The Undocumented Americans

$26.00