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  • Politics: Ideas in Profileby David Runciman

    Profile Books 2014; US$ 6.65

    In the first title of an exciting new series one of the world's leading political scientists asks the big questions about politics: what is it, why we do we need it and where, in these turbulent times, is it heading? From the gap between rich and poor to the impact of social media, via Machiavelli, Hobbes and Weber, Runciman's comprehensive short... more...

  • The Colonizer and the Colonizedby Albert Memmi

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 35.95

    Albert Memmi's classic work stands as one of the most powerful and psychologically penetrating studies of colonial oppression ever written. Dissecting the minds of both the oppressor and the oppressed, Memmi reveals truths about the colonial situation and struggle that are as relevant today as they were five decades ago. Nobel Laureate Nadine Gordimer's... more...

  • Myths of the Archaic Stateby Norman Yoffee

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 38.00

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

  • Human Rights in the 'War on Terror'by Richard Ashby Wilson

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 38.00

    This book reviews the war on terror since 9/11 from a human rights perspective. more...

  • Designing Public Policiesby Michael Howlett

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95

    This textbook provides a concise and accessible introduction to the principles and elements of policy design in contemporary governance. Howlett seeks to examine in detail the range of substantive and procedural policy instruments that together comprises the toolbox from which governments select specific tools expected to resolve policy problems.... more...

  • The Arab Uprisingsby James L. Gelvin

    Oxford University Press, USA 2012; US$ 12.99

    Beginning in December 2010 popular revolt swept through the Middle East, shocking the world and ushering in a period of unprecedented unrest. Protestors took to the streets to demand greater freedom, democracy, human rights, social justice, and regime change. What caused these uprisings? What is their significance? And what are their likely consequences?... more...

  • Political Liberalismby John Rawls

    Columbia University Press 2011; US$ 25.99

    This book continues and revises the ideas of justice as fairness that John Rawls presented in A Theory of Justice but changes its philosophical interpretation in a fundamental way. That previous work assumed what Rawls calls a "well-ordered society," one that is stable and relatively homogenous in its basic moral beliefs and in which there is broad... more...

  • The Foundations of Modern Political Thought: Volume 1, The Renaissanceby Quentin Skinner

    Cambridge University Press 1978; US$ 30.00

    A two-volume study of political thought from the late thirteenth to the end of the sixteenth century. more...

  • Human Rights and Revolutionsby Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom; Greg Grandin; Lynn Hunt; Marilyn B. Young

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 28.99

    Now in a revised and updated edition with added original chapters, this acclaimed book provides an interdisciplinary perspective on the complex links between revolutionary struggles and human rights. Covering events as far removed from one another as the English Civil War, the Parisian upheavals of 1789, Latin American independence struggles, and protests... more...

  • Civic Liberalismby Jr. Thomas A. Spragens

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1999; US$ 30.99

    In Civic Liberalism, prominent political theorist Thomas A. Spragens, Jr. asserts that most versions of democratic ideals?libertarianism, liberal egalitarianism, difference liberalism, and the liberalism of fear?lead our polity significantly astray. Spragens offers another alternative. He argues that we should recover the multiple and complex aspirations... more...