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  • "Geistige Gefahr" und "Immunisierung der Gesellschaft"by Stefan Creuzberger; Dierk Hoffmann

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 84.00

    Up to the early 1960s, anticommunism was an important source of identity formation in the Bonn Republic. It aimed at consolidating the still-nascent West German democracy. Renowned historians discuss different governmental and social forms of anticommunism in the pan-German context. more...

  • "Vorwärts und nicht vergessen"?by Christian Lannert

    Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 21.92

    Hauptbeschreibung Keine der im Deutschen Bundestag vertretenen Parteien steht so sehr im Banne der eigenen Geschichte wie die Partei DIE LINKE und ihre Vorgängerin PDS. Keine andere hat eine so wechselhafte Geschichte, wie diese aus der SED hervorgegangene Partei. Daraus ergibt sich die Frage, wie DIE LINKE dieses Erbe verwaltet und wie sie ihre... more...

  • The 'Militant Democracy' Principle in Modern Democraciesby Dr Markus Thiel

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 170.00

    Providing an up-to-date analysis of key country approaches to Militant Democracy, featuring contributions from some of the key people working in this area, including Mark Tushnet and Helen Irving, this book is a valuable resource for students, academics and policy-makers concerned with democratic principles. more...

  • 50 Jahre danach ? 50 Jahre davorby Jürgen Reulecke

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 30.15

    Biographische InformationenDr. Jürgen Reulecke ist Professor em. für Zeitgeschichte an der Universität Gießen. ReiheJugendbewegung und Jugendkulturen ? Jahrbuch - Jahr 2012-2013 more...

  • The A to Z of the Welfare Stateby Bent Greve

    Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 33.99

    Bent Greve is professor in welfare state analysis and head of the Department of Social Sciences at Roskilde University in Denmark, as well as director of the Jean Monnet European Center of Excellences at Roskilde University. more...

  • Absolutismus, ein unersetzliches Forschungskonzept? L'absolutisme, un concept irremplaçable?by Lothar Schilling

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 0.00

    Die Frühe Neuzeit kannte eine Vielzahl von Diskursen, Performanzen und Repräsentationen, die auf eine Überhöhung des Monarchen abzielten, ohne sich jedoch zu einer kohärenten Gesamtheit zusammenzufügen. Ist das umfassende Forschungskonzept "Absolutismus" diesem heterogenen Befund angemessen? Die Beiträge gehen dieser Frage im Wesentlichen... more...

  • Administering Civil Societyby Mark Neocleous

    Palgrave Macmillan 1996; US$ 163.00

    To preserve social order the state must administer civil society, with a threefold purpose - the fashioning of the market, the constitution of legal subjectivity and the subsumption of struggle. In Administering Civil Society Mark Neocleous offers a rethinking of the state-civil society distinction through the idea of political administration. This... more...

  • Advances in E-Democracy, Volume 58, Issue 5by Barrie Gunter

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 199.00

    This e-book is devoted to an analysis of progress in electronic government. It contains a series of papers by experts in the field who report on a range of real world e-government projects and associated evaluative studies. These cover the analysis of parliamentary and central government web sites, and a variety of more specialized national and local... more...

  • After Capitalismby David Schweickart

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011; US$ 28.99

    Preface to the Revised Edition Preface to the 2002 Edition Chapter 1: Counterproject, Successor-System, Revolution 1.1 The Counterproject 1.2 Successor-System Theory 1.3 Historical Materialism 1.4 Criteria 1.5 Revolution 1.5.1 A Note on Gender 1.6 An Outline of the Argument Notes End Chapter 2: Justifying Capitalism 2.1 What Is "Capitalism"? What... more...

  • After Liberalism: Mass Democracy in the Managerial Stateby Paul Edward Gottfried

    Princeton University Press 2001; US$ 29.95

    In this trenchant challenge to social engineering, Paul Gottfried analyzes a patricide: the slaying of nineteenth-century liberalism by the managerial state. Many people, of course, realize that liberalism no longer connotes distributed powers and bourgeois moral standards, the need to protect civil society from an encroaching state, or the virtues... more...