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  • Alternative Theories of the Stateby Professor Steven Pressman

    Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 135.00

    This book examines the role and function of the state in contemporary economics from a number of diverse economic perspectives, including Austrian, feminist, institutionalist, Marxian, radical and Post Keynesian. more...

  • Aquinas: Political Writingsby Thomas Aquinas; R. W. Dyson

    Posts and Telecommunications Press 2002; US$ 28.00

    A major addition to the Cambridge Texts series of writings by Thomas Aquinas (1225?74). more...

  • Augustine and Politicsby John Doody; Kim Paffenroth; Kevin L. Hughes

    Lexington Books 2005; US$ 39.99

    The essays in this volume take stock of recent scholarly developments and revisit old assumptions about the significance of Augustine of Hippo for political thought. They do so from many different perspectives, examining the anthropological and theological underpinnings of Augustine's thought, his critique of politics, his development of his own political... more...

  • Beyond Camelotby Edward L. Rubin

    Princeton University Press 2007; US$ 49.95

    This book argues that many of the basic concepts that we use to describe and analyze our governmental system are out of date. Developed in large part during the Middle Ages, they fail to confront the administrative character of modern government. These concepts, which include power, discretion, democracy, legitimacy, law, rights, and property, bear... more...

  • Changes of Stateby Annabel S. Brett

    Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 26.95

    This is a book about the theory of the city or commonwealth, what would come to be called the state, in early modern natural law discourse. Annabel Brett takes a fresh approach by looking at this political entity from the perspective of its boundaries and those who crossed them. She begins with a classic debate from the Spanish sixteenth century over... more...

  • A Companion to Marsilius of Paduaby Gerson Moreno-Riano; Cary Nederman

    BRILL 2011; US$ 175.00

    Containing the latest scholarship by an international group of scholars, this book provides an essential guide both to the life and works of Marsilius of Padua as well as to the leading interpretive debates surrounding one of the greatest thinkers of the Latin Middle Ages. more...

  • The Critique of the Stateby Jens Bartelson

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 36.00

    Bartelson's discussion of the suppositions and presuppositions of statehood is informed both historically and philosophically. more...

  • The Degradation of the International Legal Order?by Bill Bowring

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 67.95

    Providing the basis for critical engagement with the pessimism of the contemporary age, The Degradation of the International Legal Order? argues passionately for a rehabilitation of the honour of historic events and processes, and of their role in generating legal concepts. Drawing primarily from the Marxian tradition, but also engaging with a... more...

  • Die EU-Nahostpolitik im Rahmen des Nahostquartetts (2002-2008)by Ralph Kass

    Diplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 12.19

    Die Europäische Union hat in den letzten Jahrzehnten an außenpolitischem Gewicht hinzugewonnen. Diese Aussage trifft vor allem auf den Nahen Osten zu, wo sie heute neben den Vereinten Nationen, den Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika und Russland als Akteur im sogenannten Nahostquartett an einer dauerhaften Lösung des Nahostkonflikts arbeitet. Die vorliegende... more...

  • Die empathische Zivilisationby Jeremy Rifkin; Ulrike Bischoff; Waltraud Götting; Xenia Osthelder

    Campus Verlag 2010; US$ 9.33

    Jeremy Rifkin schreibt die Geschichte der Zivilisation neu und entwirft die Vision einer zukünftigen Ära. Der Schlüssel für unser Zusammenleben in Wirtschaft, Politik und Gesellschaft ist Empathie: die Gabe, sich in andere Menschen hineinzuversetzen und bei allem, was wir tun, die Konsequenzen für andere zu bedenken. Wir sind nicht von Natur aus egoistische,... more...