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- Hoover Institution Press 2011; US$ 14.99
The author reveals the dangerous weaknesses undermining domestic intelligence in the United States and tells why a new national security service should not be part of the FBI. He explains the need for a new domestic intelligence agency, modeled on the Canadian Security Intelligence Service and lodged in the Department of Homeland Security. more...
- Independent Institute 2012; US$ 17.99
Taking a close look at the dense fabric that our government weaves between war, state power, and economics, this collection of essays reveals the growing authority—and corruption—of the American state. Covering topics from the Lyndon Johnson presidency to the provocatively titled article “Military-Economic Fascism? on the military-industrial-congressional... more...
- Independent Institute 2007; US$ 12.99
The history of the United States, from the 19th century to present day, is included in this examination of the very foundations of unwarranted government intrusiveness that illuminates the two essential elements that have led to the expansion of the state's authority?the ideology that the government should serve as a savior whenever people face threats... more...
- facultas.wuv 2014; US$ 14.52
Der Band erläutert das politische System Österreichs in historischer, verfassungsrechtlicher und theoretischer Hinsicht und zeigt seine Verbindungen mit dem europäischen Mehrebenensystem auf. Gegenstand der Darstellung sind die Entwicklung der Demokratie, die Bundesverfassung, die Volkssouveränität als Legitimationsgrundlage des politischen Systems,... more...
- Ronin Publishing 2010; US$ 12.95
As disdain grows for the workings of Washington, patriots across the country have gathered in "tea parties," harkening back to the nation?s roots in 1773 when "No taxation without representation" was the motto. Americans again feel overly taxed by rulers who don?t listen, and the tea parties have grown into a movement comprised of deeply concerned... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 35.00
Leveraging Big Data and 21st century technology to renew cities and citizenship in America The Responsive City: Engaging Communities Through Data-Smart Governance. The Responsive City is a guide to civic engagement and governance in the digital age that will help leaders link important breakthroughs in about technology and big data analytics with... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011; US$ 23.99
Going beyond theory and guess based forecasts; this book systematically explores and measures the implications of the growing use of the internet in the American political landscape. Using current election data, the authors specifically challenge the predominant conjecture that the impact of new technology will not affect the electoral outcomes and... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2003; US$ 32.99
The essays in The California Republic explore the evolution of Progressivism in California and also its contemporary policy consequences. Designed to work in tandem with other texts or as a stand-alone reader, the book examines themes ranging from founding principles to institutions, from local government to statesmanship, and from elections to policy... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 24.99
This book examines the new, hybrid democracy that has been taking shape in California since the 2003 recall of Gov. Gray Davis and election of Arnold Schwarzenegger. Using the results of surveys with more than 150,000 Californians, the book reveals the public attitudes behind the move to supplant governance by elected representatives with an increased... more...
- Lexington Books 2004; US$ 34.99
This Splendid Game offers a unique close-up examination of seminal U.S. Senate, U.S. House, and gubernatorial elections?and one referendum vote?in Maine. Potholm focuses especially on the dynamics of candidates' and groups' use of polling and the media. more...