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  • Navigating the Post-Cold War Worldby Jason A. Edwards

    Lexington Books 2008; US$ 79.99

    This book examines the nuances and unique rhetorical contributions President Bill Clinton made to America's foreign policy culture. It is among the first of its kind to provide a comprehensive account of President Clinton's foreign policy rhetoric while also synthesizing ideas that underwrite America's foreign policy culture. more...

  • Journalism and Political Democracy in Brazilby Carolina Matos

    Lexington Books 2008; US$ 40.99

    This book explores the process of media development and democratization in Brazil from the end of the dictatorship in 1985 to today's market liberal press. Journalism and Political Democracy in Brazil is intended for those interested in Latin American and Brazilian politics, history, and media, as well as for those concerned about the role of the press... more...

  • Representative Democracyby Michael L. Mezey

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2008; US$ 84.99

    Although we tend to use the terms 'representative democracy' and 'democracy' as synonyms, they are not. Democracy means that the people govern; representative democracy means that the people elect others to govern for them. This raises the question of the extent to which representative government approximates democracy, a question that turns on the... more...

  • Democracy is a Good Thingby Yu Keping; Cheng Li; John L. Thornton

    Brookings Institution Press 2008; US$ 26.95

    As an amazed world watches the explosive growth of China’s increasingly free market economy, international observers hope that this economic liberalization will be followed by greater political liberalization and freedom. This timely volume provides important clues on where Chinese political development is heading. Democracy Is a Good Thing brings... more...

  • Degrees of Democracyby Stuart N. Soroka; Christopher Wlezien

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 24.00

    Examines responsiveness and representation across a range of policy domains in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. more...

  • Democracy and the Problem of Free Speechby Cass R. Sunstein

    Free Press 1995; US$ 21.95

    Freedom of speech is one of our greatest legal rights and Cass Sunstein is one of our greatest legal theorists. This book is a must read for anyone who wants to think seriously about the free speech issues facing this generation. -- Akhil Amar, Southmayd Professor, Yale Law School This is an important book. Beautifully clear and carefully argued,... more...

  • The Politics of Electoral Reformby Alan Renwick

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 34.00

    Elections lie at the heart of democracy, and this book seeks to understand how electoral systems are chosen. more...

  • African Democratization and Military Coupsby Chuka Onwumechili

    ABC-CLIO 1998; US$ 106.95

    Onwumechili provides an exciting perspective on African military coups and reminds us that democracy is not synonymous solely with Western societies. He examines democracies in traditional Africa and shows how these socieites clearly defined and limited the roles of traditional African armies.||From this background, Onwumechili makes readers appreciate... more...

  • Getting A Grip 2by Frances Moore Lappe

    Small Planet Media 2010; US$ 14.95

    Designated by The New York Times Book Review as a must-read in 2008 for the next U.S. president, Lappé’s unique take and laser-like logic invite readers to try on a new, invigorating way of seeing the world. With her characteristic boldness, she takes on a set of disempowering ideas driving economic and ecological crises, challenging... more...

  • Social Capital in Developing Democraciesby Leslie E. Anderson

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 25.00

    Explores the contribution of social capital to the process of democratization and the limits of that contribution. more...