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- Henry Holt and Co. 2007; US$ 18.99
The world's foremost critic of U.S. foreign policy exposes the hollow promises of democracy in American actions abroad?and at home The United States has repeatedly asserted its right to intervene against "failed states" around the globe. In this much anticipated sequel to his international bestseller Hegemony or Survival, Noam Chomsky turns... more...
- White Cloud Press 2010; US$ 24.95
The Franciscan Conspiracy is set against the chaotic backdrop of thirteenth-century Italy, a time when the extreme poverty of religious zealots clashed with the burgeoning prosperity of merchants, the monastic orders, and secular prelates. The Franciscan Conspiracy is based on an actual event, the kidnapping and hiding of the remains of Saint Francis... more...
- The New Press 2012; US$ 16.95
Anya Schiffrin is the director of the media and communications program at Columbia University?s School of International and Public Affairs. She spent ten years working overseas as a journalist in Europe and Asia. She lives in New York City. Eamon Kircher-Allen has reported on music, politics, and the economy from several countries in Africa and... more...
- Atlantic Books 2012; US$ 14.57
Twenty years ago, the image of burning copies of Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses held aloft by thousand-strong mobs of protestors became an internationally familiar symbol of anger and offence. Kenan Malik examines how the Rushdie affair transformed the debate worldwide on multiculturalism, tolerance and free speech, helped fuel the rise of radical... more...
- Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2005; US$ 16.00
In this brilliant look at the rise of political Islam, the distinguished political scientist and anthropologist Mahmood Mamdani brings his expertise and insight to bear on a question many Americans have been asking since 9/11: how did this happen? Mamdani dispels the idea of ?good? (secular, westernized) and ?bad? (premodern, fanatical) Muslims, pointing... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007; US$ 24.00
A sweeping and dramatic history of the last half century of conflict in the Middle East from an award-winning journalist who has covered the region for over thirty years, The Great War for Civilisation unflinchingly chronicles the tragedy of the region from the Algerian Civil War to the Iranian Revolution; from the American hostage crisis in Beirut... more...
- Threshold Editions 2012; US$ 16.99
While the American public is aware of the CIA?s use of highly controversial ?enhanced interrogation techniques,? few know the man who, in the wake of September 11, led all U.S. counterterrorism operations and oversaw the use of those procedures?procedures that obtained vital and timely intelligence and helped safeguard the nation from future attacks.... more...
- Greenwood Publishing Group 2007; US$ 50.00
Shows why the global appeal of the American dream is the root of its power, and why maintaining that power is predicated on maintaining the world's belief not only in the American dream itself, but also in the idea that the United States is the best exemplar of that ideal. more...