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- Dundurn 1985; US$ 9.99
A revised and greatly expanded edition of this important and long out of print reference book on Upper Canada to 1841. The new edition includes the basic population statistics, a completely revised list of the events of the War of 1812 and new lists of the events of the Rebellions of 1837 and the Patriot Raids that followed the next year. more...
- BRILL 2011; US$ 136.00
Canada and Québec are presented in historical comparative context as examples of how neoliberal states achieve global political economic integration while relying on cultural legitimation to maintain social policies working to mitigate social changes resulting from increased global integration. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 42.95
Populism in Venezuela analyses the emergence, formation, reproduction and resistance to a left-wing populist project in a major world oil producer. For readers who seek to understand the historical, economical and sociological contexts that gave rise to a 38 year-old mestizo-mulato Lieutenant Colonel who stormed the presidential palace in a bloody... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 24.10
Die Frage nach der Entwicklungsdynamik föderativer Systeme gehört zu den Kernbereichen der vergleichenden Föderalismusforschung. Ausgehend von einem mehrdimensionalen Konzept untersucht die Studie Kontinuität und Wandel im kanadischen Föderalismus seit der Gründung des Bundesstaates im Jahr 1867. Im Vordergrund stehen die institutionelle Konfiguration,... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00
Decentralisation and Reform in Latin America analyses the process of intergovernmental reform in Latin America in the last two decades and presents a number of emerging issues. These include the impacts of decentralization and the response of countries in the region to challenge such as social cohesion, interregional and interpersonal disparities,... more...
- See Sharp Press 2012; US$ 8.99
A critical look at the Chavez regime from a leftist Venezuelan perspective, this account debunks claims made by Venezuelan and U.S. rightists that the regime is antidemocratic and dictatorial. Instead, the book argues that the Chavez government is one of a long line of Latin American populist organizations that have been ultimately subservient to the... more...
- Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1989; US$ 18.00
Analyser le passé pour mieux évaluer le présent - Évolution de la haute fonction publique des ministères du gouvernement du Québec - La syndicalisation dans le secteur public québécois ou la longue marche vers la centralisation - Vingt-cinq ans de changements dans le domaine de la gestion financière du gouvernement... more...
- Stanford University Press 2013; US$ 45.00 US$ 40.99
It is commonly assumed that there is an enduring link between individuals and their countries of citizenship. Plural citizenship is therefore viewed with skepticism, if not outright suspicion. But the effects of widespread global migration belie common assumptions, and the connection between individuals and the countries in which they live cannot... more...
- Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 99.00
Since the end of the Pinochet regime, Chilean public policy has sought to rebuild democratic governance in the country. This book examines the links between the state and civil society in Chile and the ways social policies have sought to ensure the inclusion of the poor in society and democracy. Although Chile has gained political stability and grown... more...