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  • 'Bread and Circuses'by Tim Cornell; Dr Kathryn Lomas; Kathryn Lomas

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 54.95

    Cities in the ancient world relied on private generosity to provide many basic amenities, as well as expecting leading citizens to pay for 'bread and circuses' - free food and public entertainment. This collection of essays by leading scholars from the UK and USA explores the important phenomenon of benefaction and public patronage in Roman Italy.... more...

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

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 84.00

    Der Antikommunismus in der Bonner Republik war bis Anfang der 1960er Jahre eine wichtige Quelle der Identitätsstiftung. Er zielte auf die innere Konsolidierung der noch ungefestigten westdeutschen Demokratie und wirkte sich auf den Umgang der damaligen Gesellschaft mit dem nationalsozialistischen Erbe aus. Das damit einhergehende Bekenntnis... more...

  • "The Transfiguring Sword"by Cheryl R. Jorgensen-Earp

    University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 29.95

    Jorgensen-Earp provides a new understanding of the recurrent rhetorical need to employ conservative rhetoric in support of a radical cause. The Women's Social and Political Union, the militant branch of the English women's suffrage movement, turned to arson, bombing, and widespread property destruction as a strategy to achieve suffrage for women.... more...

  • "¡Nos Quitan Nuestros Trabajos!"by Aviva Chomsky

    Haymarket Books 2011; US$ 17.99

    This timely and accessible guide debunks the twenty-one biggest myths and stereotypes in today's immigration debate. more...

  • ‘Y Blaid Ffasgaidd yng Nghymru’by Richard Wyn Jones

    University of Wales Press 2013; US$ 23.00

    Cyfrol ddadlennol a dadleuol sy’n pwyso a mesur gwirionedd y cyhuddiadau hanesyddol o gydymdeimlad â Ffasgaeth yn erbyn Plaid Cymru a’i harweinwyr. more...

  • The 'Civil Society' Problematiqueby Adedayo Oluwakayode Adekson

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 53.95

    This volume deftly undertakes both a theoretical deconstruction of the concept of civil society (and related themes, including civility) and an empirical analysis of the radicalization process in Southern Nigeria . more...

  • The 'Community Method'by Professor Renaud Dehousse

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 115.00

    Sixty years after its invention, the operational system of the European Union remains little-understood. The 'Community Method' provides a comprehensive empirical analysis of the functioning and achievements of the EU. more...

  • The 'Too Difficult' Boxby Charles Clarke

    Biteback Publishing 2014; US$ 37.99

    HOW DO YOU SOLVE A PROBLEM LIKE... BANKING? DRUG REGULATION? NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT? PROSTITUTION? PENSIONS? It's no secret that a myriad of long-term problems facing our society are not effectively dealt with by our current system of government; indeed, many are simply set aside and disappear completely from the short-term political agenda. Why? Because... more...

  • (Dia)Logbuch Sachsenby Kulturbüro Sachsen e.V.

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 29.77

    Die interdisziplinären Projekte des Kulturbüro Sachsen e.V. erarbeiten Methoden und Inhalte, die bürgerschaftliches Engagement und konkretes Handlungswissen gegen Rechtsextremismus stärken und so demokratische Alltagskultur in sächsischen Kommunen und Landkreisen verankern. In den letzten zehn Jahren konnten in unterschiedlichen Bereichen der zivilgesellschaftlichen... more...

  • (Dys-)Functionalities of Corruptionby Tobias Debiel; Andrea Gawrich

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 55.50

    Corruption is usually understood as hampering political development, economic growth and democratic participation of citizens, but comparing the effects of corruption for different political regimes presents astonishingly complex findings. The ongoing persistence of corruption underlines that it is not only dysfunctional, but can be highly functional... more...