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- Hoover Institution Press 1999; US$ 18.99
Experts continue to debate one of the most important political questions of the twentieth centurywhy did Communism collapse so suddenly? These essays suggest that a wide range of forcespolitical, economic, strategic, religious, add the indispensable role of the principled statesman and the brave dissidentbrought about the collapse of communism. more...
- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 39.99
This book examines the origins of philosophy in Greek Antiquity and considers key moments of philosophic history as related to revolutionary change, from the French Revolution of 1789 to the May Events of 1968 and beyond. David Black reads Hegel?s philosophy?which seems to come to the fore at various ?birthtimes in history??as anticipating Marx?s... more...
- Wisdom Publications 2012; US$ 16.95
"I've studied politics my entire life. It's been because of my time working on this book that I've finally learned what's really important in politics." So says Melvin McLeod, editor of Mindful Politics , a book that transcends Right and Left, progressive and conservative, to get to the heart of what matters: how we can all make a positive difference... more...
- New York Review Books 2014; US$ 18.95
Blackballed is Darryl Pinckney?s meditation on a century and a half of participation by blacks in US electoral politics. In this combination of memoir, historical narrative, and contemporary political and social analysis, he investigates the struggle for black voting rights from Reconstruction through the civil rights movement to Barack Obama?s... more...
- New York Review Books 2015; US$ 29.95
What is really going on here? For decades Renata Adler has been asking and answering this question with unmatched urgency. In her essays and long-form journalism, she has captured the cultural zeitgeist, distrusted the accepted wisdom, and written stories that would otherwise go untold. As a staff writer at The New Yorker from 1963 to 2001, Adler... more...
- Fremantle Press 2010; US$ 7.99
Demonstrating how ideas are in short supply and critical thinking is under attack in the present day, this unique study pits the author?s brand of humor and intellect against conservative power brokers. Arguing the notion that free thought?not free trade?is the basis of democracy, these exciting and provocative essays engage with the most contentious... more...
- Quercus 2012; US$ 10.99
With an introduction by Tariq Ali. Now almost exclusively known as the author of the bestselling Trilogy, as a professional journalist Stieg Larsson was an untiring crusader for democracy and equality. As a reporter and editor-in-chief on the journal Expo he researched the extreme right both in Sweden and at an international level. Collected here... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95
From Dictatorship to Democracy: Spanish Reportage discusses the problems of contemporary Spain and deals with the 'Spanish miracle'- the country's gradual peaceful transition from fascist dictatorship to democracy. The book is structured based on a chronological order of presenting facts. The text begins with a description of Spain during Franco's... more...