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Gyldendal

A proposal for increased democracy, called «pluralist socialism»

Pelle Dragsted: Nordic Socialism – Towards a democratic economy

ECONOMY: Dragsted has a number of suggestions for how employees can get a larger share of the «community cake» – e.g. by shutting them into the corporate executive rooms.

The cultural binder

Don DeLillo, Translator Kyrre Haugen Bakke: The silence

ROMAN: DeLillo stages a kind of general, paranoid state, a suspicion that has global reach.

The moment of freedom

Jens Bjørneboe: The moment of freedom

EUROPE: Bjørneboe's black humor is dialectical thinking about the conditions of unsentimental human dignity. It strikes with its cynicism the blue-eyed and decent mass murderers of the usual barbaric moral type. '

About belonging

Aon Raza Naqvi (ed.): Third Culture Kids

IDENTITY: Finally comes the book about what it is like to grow up between two cultures, told by Norwegian third culture children.

Kierkegaard as a thinker of the time

Søren Kierkegaard (published by Niels Jørgen Cappelørn): Sheet Articles 1834-36, 1842-51, 1854-55

LITERATURE CRITICISM: A selection of Søren Kierkegaard's magazine articles is no easy introduction to his thinking. Instead, they act as markers of the thinker as the voice of his contemporaries.

Man should enter into a contract between the living, the dead and the unborn

Per Stig Møller: The Four Icebergs: The world's greatest challenges

: Denmark's former Foreign Minister Per Stig Møller has authored a book on the world's challenges. It is dystopian, but Møller also comes up with suggestions for solutions.

Bleak dystopia, flimsy hope

Per Stig Møller: The Four Icebergs: The world's greatest challenges

: Denmark's former Foreign Minister Per Stig Møller has authored a book on the challenges of the world. It is deeply dystopian, but Møller also comes up with suggestions for solutions.

Road trip to hell

Theis Ørntoft: Plot

: Solar is an exceptional, apocalyptic novel about a human being who goes from modern alienation to a dissolution in the universe.

Why are we so afraid of terror?

Steffen Andersen and Hans Jørgen Nielsen: farligt

: Dangerous is an easy-to-read and good book about the causes of all our unfounded fears.

Planless walks

Suzanne Brøgger: Norwegian omelet

: In her search for the distinctive Norwegian, the Danish author Suzanne Brøgger delivers a very fragmentary and gossipy text.

Hairpin swings and hives

Thor Sørheim: It falls so easily

: Thor Sørheim approaches rivers and Trollstigen, small children and hollyhocks with the open mind and senses of a perception psychologist.

The machines first, the human after?

Klaus Schwab / Erik Rasmussen: The Fourth Industrial Revolution / Repaint the Future! Your Guide to a Sustainable Tomorrow

: Artificial intelligence can not replace social knowledge and competence, as it is superior to human judgment and always will be.