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  • Rising from the Railsby Larry Tye

    Henry Holt and Co. 2005; US$ 18.99

    An engaging social history that reveals the critical role Pullman porters played in the struggle for African American civil rights When George Pullman began recruiting Southern blacks as porters in his luxurious new sleeping cars, the former slaves suffering under Jim Crow laws found his offer of a steady job and worldly experience irresistible.... more...

  • The Evolution of Nuclear Strategyby Lawrence Freedman

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 43.00

    First published twenty years ago, Lawrence Freedman's Evolution of Nuclear Strategy was immediately acclaimed as the standard work on the history of attempts to cope militarily and politically with the terrible destructive power of nuclear weapons. It has now been rewritten, drawing on a wide range of new research, and updated to take account of... more...

  • China's Rise, Russia's Fallby Peter Nolan

    Palgrave Macmillan 1995; US$ 67.00

    'A lively and well written comparison of economic transformation in China and the USSR/Russia, combining a good knowledge of the Chinese economy with a radical critique of Western transition orthodoxy, this very topical and very controversial book will be useful reading for students, administrators in many countries and international agencies, and... more...

  • Down and Dirty Justiceby Gary T. Lowenthal

    New Horizon Press 2012; US$ 16.95

    When Professor of Law Gary T. Lowenthal takes a sabbatical and descends from the ivory towers of academia, he finds himself in a very different system of criminal justice than the one her trains his students to expect. Working in the trenches at the county attorney's office, he becomes entangled in a provocative kidnapping trial, one that takes him... more...

  • The Limits of Institutional Reform in Developmentby Matt Andrews

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 28.00

    Andrews explains why many institutional reforms in developing countries have limited success and suggests ways to overcome these limits. more...

  • A Most Masculine Stateby Madawi Al-Rasheed

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 24.00

    Goes beyond conventional tropes describing women in Saudi Arabia to probe the historical, political and religious forces thwarting their emancipation. more...

  • The Consuming Instinctby Gad Saad; David M. Buss

    Prometheus Books 2011; US$ 11.99

    In this highly informative and entertaining book, the founder of the vibrant new field of evolutionary consumption illuminates the relevance of our biological heritage to our daily lives as consumers. While culture is important, the author shows that innate evolutionary forces deeply influence the foods we eat, the gifts we offer, the cosmetics and... more...

  • Public Opinionby Carroll J. Glynn; Susan Herbst; Mark Lindeman; Garrett J. O'Keefe; Robert Y. Shapiro

    Westview Press 2014; US$ 33.99

     This book offers a comprehensive and interdisciplinary examination of how public opinion is formed and charged, as well as how it affects democratic society. more...

  • After the Sheikhsby Christopher Davidson

    Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 23.99

    The Gulf monarchies (Saudi Arabia and its five smaller neighbours: the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, and Bahrain) have long been governed by highly autocratic and seemingly anachronistic regimes. Yet despite bloody conflicts on their doorsteps, fast-growing populations, and powerful modernising and globalising forces impacting on their... more...

  • Decolonizing Methodologiesby Linda Tuhiwai Smith

    Zed Books 2012; US$ 16.99

    This essential volume explores the ways in which imperialism is embedded in disciplines of knowledge, and argues that the decolonization of research methods will help reclaim control over indigenous ways of knowing and being. This eagerly awaited second edition includes substantial revisions, with important additions on new indigenous literature and... more...