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  • The Shadow of Unfairnessby Jeffrey Edward Green

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 26.99

    In this sequel to his prize-winning book, The Eyes of the People , Green draws on philosophy, history, social science, and literature to ask what democracy can mean in a world where it is understood that socioeconomic status to some degree will always determine opportunities for civic engagement and career advancement. more...

  • Why Democracy Mattersby Condoleezza Rice

    Henry Holt and Co. 2016; US$ 30.99


  • German Perspectives on Right-Wing Extremismby Johannes Kiess; Oliver Decker; Elmar Brähler

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book discusses right-wing extremism by analysing Germanophone research on this topic for the first time in English, including unique survey data from Germany and Austria. Highlighting how questions of terminology can become complicated when country cases are compared, the authors analyse theoretical and methodological issues in relation to the... more...

  • Wahlkampf im Kontextby Christina Angela Rauh

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 39.99

    Anhand der wohl umfangreichsten Plakatdatenbank für Landtagswahlen zwischen 1998 und 2013 zeigt Christina Rauh: Wahlkampfkontexte wie eine steigende Arbeitslosigkeit haben einen messbaren Einfluss auf die Wahl der Kampagnenstrategie. Das Buch gibt umfangreiche Einblicke in Themen und Muster positiver und negativer Plakatwerbung von 264 Kampagnen aus... more...

  • Gesättigte Demokratieby L. Uwe Heil

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 44.99

    L. Uwe Heil zieht auf der Suche nach einer Begriffsalternative zur Politikverdrossenheit Überlegungen aus der betriebswirtschaftlichen Marketingforschung heran. Ausgehend vom Konzept des gesättigten Marktes, der mit Marketingmaßnahmen belebt werden kann, entwickelt er mit der ?Gesättigten Demokratie? eine neue Betrachtungsweise, die den Terminus der... more...

  • The European Union: A Citizen's Guideby Chris Bickerton

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 12.68

    The essential Pelican introduction to the European Union - its history, its politics, and its role today For most of us today, 'Europe' refers to the European Union. At the centre of a seemingly never-ending crisis, the EU remains a black box, closed to public understanding. Is it a state? An empire? Is Europe ruled by Germany or by European... more...

  • Typen moderner Demokratietheorienby Hubertus Buchstein

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 9.99

    Das essential bietet einen kompakten Überblick über die neuere Entwicklung der Demokratietheorie und nimmt eine prägnante Sortierung der gegenwärtigen Theorien in diesem Bereich vor. Hubertus Buchstein erläutert die methodischen Unterschiede zwischen den konkurrierenden demokratietheoretischen Ansätzen und stellt vier grundlegende Typen moderner... more...

  • Demands on Democracyby Jos? Mar?a Maravall

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 84.99

    A thorough examination of the past and present experience of representative democracies and how it relates to the normative claims of democratic theory. more...

  • Intersectionality in Intentional Communitiesby Assata Zerai

    Lexington Books 2016; US$ 79.99

    By conducting case studies of five demographically diverse congregations, Intersectionality in Intentional Communities examines the daily practices of change and entrenchment in Protestant congregations and the intentional work to replace dominating structures with liberating ones. Zerai argues that volitional communities such as these may provide... more...

  • The Trickle-Down Delusionby John Seip; Jr. Dee Wood Harper

    UPA 2016; US$ 46.99

    Trickle-down values have distorted not only our economic thought but also our political thought, our sociology and our concept of the rule of law. The trickle-down policies promoted by the Republican Party are undermining our economy, democracy, institutions and health. We, the American people, must return to liberalism that works. more...