Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Our Picks > Social/Behavioral/Political Sciences
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Our Picks
Books Category
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Autobiography/ Biography
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cultural Studies
General Non-Fiction
Large Print
New Age
Parenting & Childcare
Regional Studies
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Daily Glean
Our Picks
We'd like to share our personal favorites with you. Here are titles that we particularly want to "hand-sell" to you?books that we think are outstanding, and that we don't want you to miss.
Social/Behavioral/Political Sciences Sort By # of Items Per Page
Dustbowl Desperados: Gangsters of the Dirty '30s
Stone Wallace.
Publisher: Folk Lore.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781894864107.  Daedalus Item Code: 63538
Born of the Great Depression and hard times in America, as drought and crop failures ravaged the West and jobless drifters swarmed the country searching for work, a new breed of criminal emerged, the ... (Read More)
List Price: $10.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $5.97
Eavesdropping: An Intimate History
John L. Locke.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199236138.  Daedalus Item Code: 61152
Eavesdropping has a bad name; it is a form of human communication in which the information gained is stolen, and where such words as cheating and spying come into play. But eavesdropping may also be ... (Read More)
List Price: $27.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $21.97
Emergence of a Free Press
Leonard W. Levy.
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781566635608.  Daedalus Item Code: 33688
What did "freedom of the press" really mean to the framers of the First Amendment and their contemporaries? Pulitzer Prize–winning constitutional historian Leonard Levy scrupulously examines that ... (Read More)
List Price: $19.95 Sale Price: $4.98 $2.98 You Save: $16.97
Exit: The Endings That Set Us Free
Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot.
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780374533908.  Daedalus Item Code: 54501
In this wise and provocative book, MacArthur prize–winning sociologist Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot illuminates the myriad exits we make in our lives. For two years she traveled around the country ... (Read More)
List Price: $15.00 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $11.02
Favorite Movies of the 90s: Two-Volume Set
Jürgen Müller, ed.
Publisher: Taschen.   Format: 2 vols..
ISBN: 9783836532631.  Daedalus Item Code: 50157
The film industry experienced something of a golden age in the 1990s, producing a plethora of engaging, artistic films in practically every genre. This slipcased, two-volume set profiles 144 of the ... (Read More)
List Price: $59.99 Sale Price: $29.98 $19.98 You Save: $40.01
Final Victory: FDR's Extraordinary World War II Presidential Campaign
Stanley Weintraub.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306821134.  Daedalus Item Code: 52567
When the wartime 1944 presidential election campaign began, Franklin D. Roosevelt had already occupied the White House longer than any other president. Sensing an opportunity, the Republicans and ... (Read More)
List Price: $26.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $21.02
George Harrison: Living in the Material World
Olivia Harrison. Martin Scorsese, foreword. Paul Theroux, intro.
Publisher: Abrams.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781419702204.  Daedalus Item Code: 51000
Even if you already have your favorite Beatle, this beautifully produced book—a companion to the documentary Martin Scorsese directed for HBO—might change your mind about George, the "quiet" one, who ... (Read More)
List Price: $45.00 Sale Price: $9.98 $6.98 You Save: $38.02
Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius
Sylvia Nasar.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780684872988.  Daedalus Item Code: 23934
In this sweeping narrative, the author of A Beautiful Mind takes us on a journey through the past two centuries with men and women whose work has affected the lives of virtually everyone on ... (Read More)
List Price: $35.00 Sale Price: $6.98 $3.98 You Save: $31.02
The Guardian of All Things: The Epic Story of Human Memory
Michael S. Malone.
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250023230.  Daedalus Item Code: 62897
Memory makes us human; no other animal carries in its brain so many memories of such complexity, nor so regularly revisits those memories for happiness, safety, and the accomplishment of elaborate ... (Read More)
List Price: $15.99 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $11.01
The Handy Personal Finance Answer Book: Your Smart Reference
Paul A.Tucci.
Publisher: Visible Ink.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781578593224.  Daedalus Item Code: 60048
What are some basic steps to becoming financially successful? How do you know if a prospective online bank is legitimate? What are some of the biggest mistakes that individual investors make? What ... (Read More)
List Price: $19.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $14.97
Hidden Depths: The Story of Hypnosis
Robin Waterfield.
Publisher: Pan.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780330492515.  Daedalus Item Code: 63046
The history of hypnosis is rich in strange and remarkable incidents, a captivating world populated by enthusiasts and skeptics, mystics and scientists, and studded with the unexpected. Robin ... (Read More)
List Price: Import Sale Price: $6.98
History Will Prove Us Right: Inside the Warren Commission Report on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy
Howard P. Willens.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781468307559.  Daedalus Item Code: 61756
On November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in front of hundreds of witnesses, yet the circumstances of his murder have been hotly debated for decades. The presidential ... (Read More)
List Price: $29.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $22.97
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | Previous | Next
Security Seals
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Reading Group Picks
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Customer Service
How to Order
Contact Us
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Gift Cards
Track Order
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2016 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com