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  • Ciudadanía en 3D: Democracia Digital Deliberativa. Un análisis exploratorioby Irene Ramos Vielba; Eva Campos Domínguez

    Edhasa 2013; US$ 10.45

    El presente estudio tiene como objetivo analizar un fenómeno de gran trascendencia para la mejora potencial de la participación ciudadana en los asuntos públicos y la implicación social en los procesos de toma de decisiones. Se trata de la democracia digital deliberativa (3D), que requiere mayor exploración y profundización. Los resultados obtenidos... more...

  • The Social and Economic Origins of Monarchy in Jordanby Tariq Moraiwed Tell

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 90.00

    An interpretative history of the emergence and consolidation of the modern state in Jordan, this book examines the resilience of the Hashemite monarchy and the economic sources of social power under Ottoman, British, and post-colonial Hashemite rule. more...

  • Authoritarian Landscapesby Steve Hess

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    The turbulent year of 2011 has brought the appearance of mass popular unrest and the collapse of long lived autocratic regimes in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and possibly Syria. The sudden and unanticipated fall of these regimes - often thought of as exemplars of authoritarian resilience - has brought much of the conventional wisdom on the durability and... more...

  • Pathways to Democracyby James Frank Hollifield; Calvin C. Jillson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 58.95

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Freedom's Rightby Axel Honneth

    Wiley 2014; US$ 90.00

    The theory of justice is one of the most intensely debated areas of contemporary philosophy. Most theories of justice, however, have only attained their high level of justification at great cost. By focusing on purely normative, abstract principles, they become detached from the sphere that constitutes their “field of application” -... more...

  • Reasoning With Who We Areby Mark Redhead

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 84.99

    In this ambitious study, Mark Redhead explores versions of public reasoning in the works of six of the most important voices in contemporary political theory; Alasdair MacIntyre, Charles Taylor, Hannah Arendt, Seyla Benhabib, Michel Foucault, and William E. Connolly. He identifies an important but as of yet unappreciated version of public reasoning--,... more...

  • Liberty, Wisdom, and Graceby John P. Hittinger

    Lexington Books 2002; US$ 39.99

    Liberty, Wisdom, and Grace is a comprehensive survey of the Thomists' contributions to contemporary political thought as well as a detailed analysis of their approach to democracy. more...

  • Out of and into authoritarian lawby A. Sajo

    BRILL 2002; US$ 192.00

    The essays in this collection reflect on the promises, hopes and fears dominant in the narratives on and realities of doing away with authoritarian regimes. They combine first-hand insider accounts with interdisciplinary scholarly analysis. more...

  • Gebühren für Gefahrenabwehr.by Stefan Habermann

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 91.48

    Hauptbeschreibung Staatliches Handeln muss dem Gemeinwohl dienen. Verstößt der Staat gegen dieses Ziel, wenn er für die Erfüllung von Aufgaben, die nur er erfüllen kann und muss, vom Bürger eine besondere Geldleistung verlangt? Sehr bedeutsam ist diese Frage auf dem Gebiet des Gefahrenabwehrrechts, da die Gewährung von Sicherheit die physische Existenz... more...

  • Helpless Imperialistsby Maurus Reinkowski; Gregor Thum

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2012; US$ 44.75

    Das Zeitalter des Hochimperialismus (1850?1950) wurde bisher als Zeitraum unangefochtener ökonomischer, technologischer und militärischer Überlegenheit der europäischen Kolonialmächte gesehen. »Helpless Imperialists« beleuchtet den bisher in der Forschung kaum beachteten Aspekt imperialer Frustration und geht dem Zusammenhang zwischen dem Scheitern... more...