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  • Legitimacy In An Age Of Global Politicsby Dr Achim Hurrelmann; Dr Steffen Schneider; Jens Steffek

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 120.00

    In spite of the lack of plausible alternatives to liberal democracy, the age of globalization has ushered in serious challenges to the democratic legitimacy of the nation state. The contributors in this collection explore the frontiers of normative and empirical legitimacy research, drawing upon a range of key conceptual and methodological issues. more...

  • Report on the State of the European Unionby Jean-Paul Fitoussi; Professor Jacques Le Cacheux

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 135.00

    The Report on the State of the European Union examines the progress of European integration and focuses on economic aspects of the process. This second volume in the series explores the four crises of contemporary Europe, those of growth, trust, inequalities and unity. more...

  • The Global and the Localby Arndt Sorge

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 64.99

    ...there is... no lack of ambition in this book. And yet, unlike much of what today comes as sociology, it is fun to read, written in a way that combines the very abstract and the very concrete, the principles of general theories and the anecdotes of specific histories, in ways that are enlightening and entertaining at the same time. Those who take... more...

  • Double Agentsby Marika Keblusek; Badeloch Vera Noldus

    BRILL 2011; US$ 136.00

    The early modern system of brokerage as a widespread practice of transmission and dissemination of political, intellectual and cultural ideas and objects has, in recent years, received some scholarly attention. Agents from different professional backgrounds diplomats, scholars, artists, priests, booksellers and merchants have, however, been studied... more...

  • The Liberty of Servantsby Maurizio Viroli; Antony Shugaar

    Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 28.95

    Italy is a country of free political institutions, yet it has become a nation of servile courtesans, with Silvio Berlusconi as their prince. This is the controversial argument that Italian political philosopher and noted Machiavelli biographer Maurizio Viroli puts forward in The Liberty of Servants . Drawing upon the classical republican conception... more...

  • Development and Globalisationby Yash Tandon; Benjamin W Mkapa

    Pambazuka Press 2009; US$ 13.99

    Challenging the misdirected policies of the last 30 years regarding the South's responsibility to develop itself rather than expect the North to carry the burden, this book offers alternative concepts and paradigms of development for policy makers and peoples' movements on a wide range of issues. It invites readers to "dare to think differently" and... more...

  • Silencing Dissentby Clive Hamilton; Sarah Maddison

    Allen & Unwin 2007; US$ 15.95

    For over a decade, the Howard government has found ways to silence its critics, one by one. Like the proverbial frog in boiling water, Australians have become accustomed to repeated attacks on respected individuals and organizations. For a government which claims to support freedom of speech and freedom of choice, only certain kinds of speech and... more...

  • GLOBALIZATION AND LOCALIZATIONby Deng Zhenglai

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 125.00

    The aim of this book is to provide the international readership a collection of articles authored by Chinese scholars on the subject of globalization and localization. In a world where no country is an island isolated from others, globalization is bound to be contested, debated, and de- and re-constructed at different levels across the international... more...

  • Poverty Amid Plenty in the New Indiaby Atul Kohli

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 24.00

    This thoughtful and challenging book affords an alternative vision of India's rise in the world. more...

  • Queer Globalizationsby Arnaldo Cruz-Malave; Martin F. Manalansan

    NYU Press 2002; US$ 89.00

    Globalization has a taste for queer cultures. Whether in advertising, film, performance art, the internet, or in the political discourses of human rights in emerging democracies, queerness sells and the transnational circulation of peoples, identities and social movements that we call "globalization" can be liberating to the extent that it... more...