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- Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 50.95
One of the genuinely remarkable but relatively unnoticed developments of the last half-century is the blossoming of an international humanitarian order ? a complex of norms, informal institutions, laws, and discourses that legitimate and compel various kinds of interventions by state and nonstate actors with the explicit goal of preserving and protecting... more...
- Princeton University Press 2012; US$ 71.44
What determines the strategies by which a state mobilizes resources for war? And does war preparation strengthen or weaken the state in relation to society? In addressing these questions, Michael Barnett develops a novel theoretical framework that traces the connection between war preparation and changes in state-society relations, and applies that... more...
- Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 31.85
How do American Jews envision their role in the world? Are they tribal?a people whose obligations extend solely to their own? Or are they prophetic?a light unto nations, working to repair the world? The Star and the Stripes is an original, provocative interpretation of the effects of these worldviews on the foreign policy beliefs of American Jews... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
This book provides a succinct but sophisticated understanding of humanitarianism and insight into the on-going dilemmas and tensions that have accompanied it since its origins in the early nineteenth century. Combining theoretical and historical exposition with a broad range of contemporary case studies, the book: provides a brief survey of the... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 39.95
Reagan and Public Discourse in America is a critical assessment of the impact of the administration of President Ronald Reagan on public discourse in the United States. The authors show that more than any president since John F. Kennedy, Reagan?s influence flowed from his rhetorical practices. And he is remembered as having reversed certain trends... more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 32.99
The global humanitarian movement, which originated within Western religious organizations in the early nineteenth century, has been of most important forces in world politics in advancing both human rights and human welfare. While the religious groups that founded the movement originally focused on conversion, in time more secular concerns came to... more...
- OUP Oxford 2012; US$ 49.99
The Handbook offers a diverse set of scholarly perspectives on the nature of corporate reputation: what it is, where it comes from, and how it may be managed to create and protect corporate as well as societal value. Written and organized in an accessible way, it assesses the current state of the field and provides guidance for future research. more...