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  • Nonviolent Resistanceby Todd May

    Wiley 2015; US$ 24.95

    We see nonviolent resistance all over today’s world, from Egypt’s Tahrir Square to New York Occupy.  Although we think of the last century as one marked by wars and violent conflict, in fact it was just as much a century of nonviolence as the achievements of Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr. and peaceful protests like the... more...

  • Ethnische Identitätspolitik im Medienwandelby Sebastian Thies

    Wallstein Verlag 2015; US$ 7.44

    Vielerseits wird die Krise des Multikulturalismus beschworen. Zugleich haben Ethnizität und kulturelle Differenz global Konjunktur in Gesellschaft und Politik. Zwiespältig ist hierbei die Rolle der Medien: einerseits ist die Verfügungsmacht über mediale Inhalte ungleich verteilt, wodurch ethnische Grenzziehungen in der Gesellschaft verfestigt werden;... more...

  • KulturConfusão ? On German-Brazilian Interculturalitiesby Anke Finger; Gabi Kathöfer; Christopher Larkosh

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 126.00

    This collection examines cultural interactions between Germany and Brazil from the Early Modern period to the present day. The contributors represent various academic disciplines, including German Studies, Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies, Cultural Studies, Linguistics, Art History and the social sciences. Their essays cover a wide range of... more...

  • Power and the Socialby Dr Sallie Westwood; Sallie Westwood

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 59.95

    Looking at the different ways power has been theorised from Hobbes to Giddens, this book analyzes the ways in which the theories have been applied. By bringing together theory and substantive analysis, this invaluable introductory text provides a clear and imaginative account of power and power relations. Processes and structures of power are analyzed... more...

  • Enlightenment's Wakeby John Gray

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 52.95

    Now in paperback, Enlightenment's Wake stakes out the elements of John Gray's new position. He argues that all schools of contemporary political thought are variations on the Enlightenment Project - the Westernizing project of a universal civilization - and that this Enlightenment Project has proved self-undermining and is now exhausted. Fresh thought... more...

  • Special Edition on Leadershipby Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    This special edition on leadership has been produced with the active involvement of our Guest Editor, Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe, whose perspectives on leadership, familiar perhaps to many readers, are expounded eloquently in the interview with her which follows this editorial introduction.Previously published in: Journal of Health Organization... more...

  • The Culture of Toleration in Diverse Societiesby Catriona McKinnon

    Manchester University Press 2003; US$ 74.95

    Toleration is one of the most important issues for the definition of a moral and political theory with application to modern globalized societies. This text recognises the new terms of the debate and reflects the cross-thematic and cross-disciplinary nature of discussions, more...

  • Peer Relationships in Cultural Contextby Xinyin Chen; Doran C. French; Barry H. Schneider

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 116.00

    This book is devoted specifically to culture and children's peer relationships. more...

  • Challenging Diversityby Davina Cooper

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 40.00

    Addresses prominent questions currently facing political and social theory, particularly in relation to debates about difference and diversity. more...

  • Public Opinion and Polling around the Worldby John G. Geer

    ABC-CLIO 2004; US$ 185.00

    Covering the intricate facets of America's most important democratic tradition, this book serves as an important resource to understand how citizens' views are translated into governmental action. more...