Absence Of Mind.
by Marilynne Robinson, 2010
Essays on Modernist/Post Modernism: the flaws and contradictions of its (writers) arguments. A critical analysis of modernism's systematic destruction of the subjective - and its replacement with the rationalist objective view of human experience. Cutting edge thinking - she stands out as one of the most progressive thinkers/writers around today - if not the best. If you value the subjective experience and the power of its creative reality then this book is a good read.
Terrorism And The Economy: how the war on terror is bankrupting the world.
by Loretta Napoleoni, 2010