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  • Leviathanby Thomas Hobbes; Edwin Curley

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1994; US$ 14.95

    Designed to meet the needs of both student and scholar, this edition of Leviathan offers a brilliant introduction by Edwin Curley, modernized spelling and punctuation of the text, and the inclusion, along with historical and interpretive notes, of the most significant variants between the English version of 1651 and the Latin version of 1668. A glossary... more...

  • Communism and the Emergence of Democracyby Harald Wydra

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 36.00 US$ 29.52

    Connects the study of democratisation to the emergence and crisis of communism. more...

  • Leviathanby Thomas Hobbes; J. C. A. Gaskin

    OUP Oxford 1998; US$ 5.99 US$ 5.15

    He that is to govern a whole nation, must read in himself, not this, or that particular man; but mankind. Leviathan is both a magnificent literary achievement and the greatest work of political philosophy in the English language. Permanently challenging, it has found new applications and new refutations in every generation. This new edition reproduces... more...

  • Myths of the Archaic Stateby Norman Yoffee

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 38.00 US$ 31.16

    Presents a new multi-layered model for the evolution of ancient societies. more...

  • Inventing Leadershipby J.T. Wren

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 40.00

    Traces the intellectual history of the central constructs: the leader, the people, and, ultimately, the relationship between them as they seek to accomplish societal objectives. This book concludes with a proposed model of leadership for a modern democratic world. more...

  • The Origins of Political Orderby Francis Fukuyama

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 18.99

    A New York Times Notable Book for 2011 A Globe and Mail Best Books of the Year 2011 Title A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction of 2011 title Virtually all human societies were once organized tribally, yet over time most developed new political institutions which included a central state that could keep the peace and uniform laws that applied... more...

  • Elite configurations at the apex of powerby M. Dogan

    BRILL 2003; US$ 74.00

    This text focuses on the interpenetration between various types of elites: politicians, owners of capital, corporate managers, higher state administrators, directors of public enterprises, controllers of media, military officers and the civic-cultural establishment. ; more...

  • Rethinking Governanceby Stephen Bell; Andrew Hindmoor

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 52.00 US$ 42.64

    This book seeks to make key developments in political science relevant to discussions about governance. more...

  • Governance after Neoliberalism in Latin Americaby Jean Grugel; Pía Riggirozzi

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 115.00

    How far is there a regional trend away from neoliberalism in Latin America and how can we characterize the new forms of state activism that are emerging in the region? This book explores different expressions and approaches to post-neoliberal governance in Latin America and identifies the place of social and political inclusion, as well strategies... more...

  • Nation Building or Democracy by Other Meansby Hamid Karimianpour

    Algora Publishing 2011; US$ 23.95

    Despotism, fundamentalism, and the rise of terrorism have created a puzzling moral question in the twenty-first century: how far should America go to help press ahead political and cultural change in the world? The reader will discover that "while international pressure has often played a pivotal role in encouraging change," peaceful... more...