The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,687,217 members ⚫ 1,190,073 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Foreign Aid

Most popular at the top

  • Combating Criminalized Power Structuresby Michael Dziedzic

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 34.99

    Criminalized power structures are the predominant spoilers of peace settlements and stability operations. This volume focuses on the means available to practitioners to cope with the challenges posed by CPS along with recommendations for improving their efficacy and an enumeration of the conditions essential for their success. more...

  • Quer denken: Mascha Madörinby Stefan Howald; Bettina Dyttrich

    edition 8 2016; US$ 13.99

    "Wenn meine Mutter erzählte, war das mein erster Unterricht in feministischer Ökonomie", sagt Mascha Madörin. Anschaulich wurde ihr dabei vor Augen geführt, dass Arbeit nach Geschlechtern unterschiedlich geregelt ist und andere Zugänge zur Macht ermöglicht. Ökonomie und Feminismus haben Mascha Madörin ein Leben lang nicht losgelassen. Vielerorts hat... more...

  • Humanitarian Negotiations Revealedby Claire Magone; Michael Neuman; Fabrice Weissman

    Hurst 2012; US$ 16.99 US$ 14.61

    Published to coincide with the 40th Anniversary of Médecin Sans Frontčires (MSF), this book reveals the realpolitik behind NGO work. more...

  • The International Monetary Fund (IMF)by James Raymond Vreeland

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 36.95

    This is a clear and concise introduction to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and an overview of its debates and controversies. Where did the IMF come from? What does it do? Why do so many governments participate in its programs and what are their effects? How can we best reform this key global institution? These are some of the key questions... more...

  • NGO's and the United Nationsby Dr Kerstin Martens

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 120.00

    NGOs and the United Nations reveals how NGOs have changed their interaction with the UN since the mid-1990s. It also looks at how their representation to the UN, their consultative status and their characteristic features influence their relationship with the UN. The case studies include some of the most renowned players on the international scene,... more...

  • Collaborative Grantseeking: A Guide to Designing Projects, Leading Partners, and Persuading Sponsorsby Jeremy Miner; Lynn Miner; Jerry Griffith

    ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 72.00

    As it becomes increasingly difficult to obtain public or private funding, collaboration may become absolutely vital to some nonprofits' continued existence. Effective grant collaborations always comprise a critical attribute: they are led by individuals who not only understand the benefits and barriers affecting collaborations, but are highly skilled... more...

  • Europeanization and Civil Societyby Markus Ketola

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00

    Do NGOs strengthen Turkey's efforts at Europeanization and democratization or do they use EU funding to serve other interests?This book offers a critical investigation of the relationship between Turkish NGOs and the European Union (EU) and a nuanced assessment of the opportunities and limitations to fashioning social change by funding NGOs. more...

  • Religions and Developmentby Emma Tomalin

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.95

    Religion has been excluded from development studies for decades. Religious traditions have contributed greatly towards development work, yet major international players have tended to ignore its role. Recent years have shown a noticeable shift in development policy, practice and research to recognize religion as a relevant factor. This text provides... more...

  • The NGO Factor in Africaby Maurice N. Amutabi

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    The book breaks new ground in understanding the role of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in Africa. The book historicizes NGOs using the Rockefeller Foundation as a case study, looking at its tripartite paradoxical roles as an agent of colonialism, globalization and development/underdevelopment. It deploys interdisciplinary devices to show how... more...

  • From Rio+20 to a New Development Agendaby Felix Dodds; Jorge Laguna-Celis; Liz Thompson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 52.95

    Twenty years after the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, "The Earth Summit", the Rio+20 conference in 2012 brought life back to sustainable development by putting it at the centre of a new global development partnership, one in which sustainable development is the basis for eradicating poverty, upholding human development and... more...