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Democracy

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  • Isaiah Berlin and the Politics of Freedomby Bruce Baum; Robert Nichols

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 41.63

    Since his death in 1997, Isaiah Berlin’s writings have generated continual interest among scholars and educated readers, especially in regard to his ideas about liberalism, value pluralism, and "positive" and "negative" liberty. Most books on Berlin have examined his general political theory, but this volume uses a contemporary perspective to focus... more...

  • A People's History of the United Statesby Howard Zinn

    HarperCollins 2015; US$ 15.01

    With a new introduction by Anthony Arnove, this updated edition of the classic national bestseller reviews the book’s thirty-five year history and demonstrates once again why it is a significant contribution to a complete and balanced understanding of American history. Since its original landmark publication in 1980, A People's History of the... more...

  • Grasping the Democratic Peaceby Bruce Russett

    Princeton University Press 1994; US$ 46.00 US$ 41.86

    By illuminating the conflict-resolving mechanisms inherent in the relationships between democracies, Bruce Russett explains one of the most promising developments of the modern international system: the striking fact that the democracies that it comprises have almost never fought each other. more...

  • The Open Society and Its Enemiesby Karl Popper

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 29.54

     ‘If in this book harsh words are spoken about some of the greatest among the intellectual leaders of mankind, my motive is not, I hope, to belittle them. It springs rather from my conviction that, if our civilization is to survive, we must break with the habit of deference to great men.’ - Karl Popper, from the Preface Written in political exile... more...

  • Making Democracy Workby Robert Putnam; Robert Leonardi; Raffaella Nanetti

    Princeton University Press 1994; US$ 39.95 US$ 36.35

    Why do some democratic governments succeed and others fail? In a book that has received attention from policymakers and civic activists in America and around the world, Robert Putnam and his collaborators offer empirical evidence for the importance of "civic community" in developing successful institutions. Their focus is on a unique experiment begun... more...

  • Direct Actionby David Graeber

    AK Press 2009; US$ 29.99

    A radical anthropologist studies the global justice movement. more...

  • The Democracy Projectby David Graeber

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; US$ 14.09

    The Democracy Project is an exploration of anti-capitalist dissent and new political ideas from David Graeber, author of Debt: The First 5,000 Years and a leading member of the Occupy movement. From the earliest meetings for Occupy Wall Street, David Graeber - activist, anarchist, and anthropologist - felt that something was different from previous... more...

  • The Essential Jeffersonby Thomas Jefferson; Jean M. Yarbrough

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2006; US$ 7.95

    Through substantial selections from Jefferson's writings--including his earliest writings, Notes on Virginia , and key public papers and personal correspondence--this volume traces the development of his thinking on such fundamental issues as republicanism, constitutionalism, slavery, and the separation of religion from politics. Footnotes identify... more...

  • The Portable Thomas Jeffersonby Thomas Jefferson

    Penguin Publishing Group 1977; US$ 22.00

    Includes A Summary View of the Rights of British America and Notes on the State of Virginia complete; seventy-nine letters; "Response to the Citizens of Albemarle," 1790; "Opinion on the Constitutionality of a National Bank," 1791; and many other writings. more...

  • America's Crisisby Daniel B. Jeffs

    Hard Shell Word Factory 2002; US$ 7.00

    America is steeped in uncertainty. We have been subjected to political terrorism, social aggression, legal anarchy, and media-driven chaos. We've lost our voice in government, education, and almost everything else in society - even as we have entered the age of communications and information technology. It is a good time to discover democracy. more...