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    A Constitutional Democracy: Voices and Votes by Edward Delon    How Armies Respond to Revolutions and Why by Zoltan Barany    Chinese Foreign Relations: Power and Policy since the Cold War by Robert G. Sutter    Language and Identity Politics: A Cross-Atlantic Perspective by Christina Spati    Crafting Civilian Control of the Military in Venezuela: A Comparative Perspective by Harold A. Trinkunas    Eroding Military Influence in Brazil: Politicians Against Soldiers by Wendy Hunter    Blazing the Neoliberal Trail: Urban Political Development in the United States and the United Kingdom by Timothy P. R. Weaver    Very British Rebels? The Culture and Politics of Ulster Loyalism by James White McAuley    Latin American Revolutionaries and the Arab World: From the Suez Canal to the Arab Spring by Dr. Federico V?lez    Achieving Democracy: Democratization in Theory and Practice by Mary Fran T. Malone    Executive Politics in Semi-Presidential Regimes: Power Distribution and Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers by Martin Carrier    US Climate Change Policy by Christopher J. Professor Bailey    Transformations of Populism in Europe and the Americas: History and Recent Tendencies by John Abromeit    Why Nations Realign: Foreign Policy Restructuring in the Postwar World by K. J. Holsti    Marxism-Leninism and the Theory of International Relations by V. Kubalkova & A. Cruickshank    International Cultural Relations by J. M. Mitchell    Radical Right Parties in Central and Eastern Europe: Mainstream Party Competition and Electoral Fortune by Bartek Pytlas    Essay Collections in International Relations: A Classified Bibliography by Moorhead Wright & Jane Davis & Michael Clarke    Democratic Latin America by Craig Arceneaux    The Political Economy of Border Drawing: Arranging Legality in European Labor Migration Policies by Regine Paul    The Hidden History of Crime, Corruption, and States by Renate Bridenthal    The Community of States: A Study in International Political Theory by James Mayall    Current International Treaties by T. B. Millar    The Condition of States by Cornelia Navari    The Reason of States: A Study in International Political Theory by Michael Donelan    Explorations in Ethics and International Relations: Essays in Honour of Sydney Bailey by Nicholas A. Sims    Power-Sharing in Conflict-Ridden Societies: Challenges for Building Peace and Democratic Stability by K?re Mr Vollan & ?yvind Mr Stiansen & Nils A. Professor Butensch?n    The Politics of Place and the Limits of Redistribution by Melissa Ziegler Rogers    European Politics by Paul Kubicek    Western Civilization and the Academy by Stephen H. Balch    The Cherokee Diaspora: An Indigenous History of Migration, Resettlement, and Identity by Gregory D. Smithers    Systemic and Non-Systemic Opposition in the Russian Federation: Civil Society Awakens? by Dr. Cameron Ross    Conceptualising Comparative Politics by Anthony Petros Spanakos    Nordic Cooperation: A European region in transition by Johan Strang    From Armed Struggle to Political Struggle: Republican Tradition and Transformation in Northern Ireland by Graham Spencer    China, India and the Future of International Society by Jamie Gaskarth    Radical Theatrics: Put- Ons, Politics, and the Sixties by Craig J. Peariso    Conspiracy Theories in the Arab World: Sources and Politics by Matthew Gray    Comparative Health Care Federalism by Howard A. Professor Palley    The Concert of Civilizations: The Common Roots of Western and Islamic Constitutionalism by Dr. Jeremy Kleidosty    Market Expansion and Social Dumping in Europe by Magdalena Bernaciak    Citizenship and Democracy in an Era of Crisis: Essays in honour of Jan W. van Deth by Thomas Poguntke    Understanding China [3rd Edition]: A Guide to China's Economy, History, and Political Culture by John Bryan Starr    The Rule of the Clan: What an Ancient Form of Social Organization Reveals About the Future of Individual Freedom by Mark S. Weiner    Deficits and Debt in Industrialized Democracies by Eisaku Ide    The Politicisation of Migration by Wouter van der Brug    The Great Divide: The Conflict between Washington and Jefferson that Defined a Nation by Thomas Fleming    Church and State in Soviet Russia: Russian Orthodoxy from World War II to the Khrushchev Years: Russian Orthodoxy from World War by Tatiana A. Chumachenko & Edward E. Roslof & Edward E. Roslof    World Report 2015: Events of 2014 by Human Rights Watch    Clinton's Grand Strategy: US Foreign Policy in a Post-Cold War World by James D. Boys

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A Constitutional Democracy: Voices and Votes

A Constitutional Democracy: Voices and Votes by Edward Delon

Consent to be governed includes rights and responsibilities of the citizenry to ensure that freedom, justice, and equality prevail over narrowed special interests. It can be challenging for citizens to grasp the consequences of their disengagement without knowledge of fundamental democratic principles, purpose and functions of government, and an understanding of America's history.

This book addresses constitutional principles, national security, immigration, domestic and global economic issues, foreign affairs, and the Electoral College. The overarching goal is to motivate the reader to become...

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How Armies Respond to Revolutions and Why

How Armies Respond to Revolutions and Why by Zoltan Barany

We know that a revolution's success largely depends on the army's response to it. But can we predict the military's reaction to an uprising? How Armies Respond to Revolutions and Why argues that it is possible to make a highly educated guess??"and in some cases even a confident prediction??"about the generals' response to a domestic revolt if we know enough about the army, the state it is supposed to serve, the society in which it exists, and the external environment that affects its actions. Through concise case studies of modern uprisings in Iran, China, Eastern Europe, Burma, and the Arab...

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Chinese Foreign Relations: Power and Policy since the Cold War

Chinese Foreign Relations: Power and Policy since the Cold War by Robert G. SutterThis comprehensive introduction to Chinese foreign relations assesses the accomplishments and limits China faces as it exerts increasing international influence. This balanced and thorough assessment shows China's leaders exerting more influence in world affairs but remaining far from dominant, even in key areas along China??s border.
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Language and Identity Politics: A Cross-Atlantic Perspective

Language and Identity Politics: A Cross-Atlantic Perspective by Christina Spati In an increasingly multicultural world, the relationship between language and identity remains a complicated and often fraught subject for most societies. The growing political salience of questions relating to language is evident not only in the expanded implementation of new policies and legislation, but also in heated public debates about national unity, collective identities, and the rights of linguistic minorities. By taking a comprehensive approach that considers both the inclusive and exclusive dimensions of linguistic identity across Europe and North America, the studies assembled here...
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Crafting Civilian Control of the Military in Venezuela: A Comparative Perspective

Crafting Civilian Control of the Military in Venezuela: A Comparative Perspective by Harold A. TrinkunasUnlike most other emerging South American democracies, Venezuela has not succumbed to a successful military coup d'etat during four decades of democratic rule. What drives armed forces to follow the orders of elected leaders? And how do emerging democracies gain that control over their military establishments? Harold Trinkunas answers these questions in an examination of Venezuela's transition to democracy following military rule and its attempts to institutionalize civilian control of the military over the past sixty years, a period that included three regime changes.

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Eroding Military Influence in Brazil: Politicians Against Soldiers

Eroding Military Influence in Brazil: Politicians Against Soldiers by Wendy HunterWendy Hunter explores civil-military relations in Brazil following the transition to civilian leadership in 1985. She documents a marked, and surprising, decline in the political power of the armed forces, even as they have remained involved in national policy making. To account for the success of civilian politicians, Hunter invokes rational-choice theory in arguing that politicians will contest even powerful forces in order to gain widespread electoral support.

Many observers expected Brazil's fledgling democracy to remain under the firm direction of the military, which had tightly controlled...
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Blazing the Neoliberal Trail: Urban Political Development in the United States and the United Kingdom

Blazing the Neoliberal Trail: Urban Political Development in the United States and the United Kingdom by Timothy P. R. Weaver

Blazing the Neoliberal Trail asks how and why urban policy and politics have become dominated, over the past three decades, by promarket thinking. Drawing on extensive archival research, Timothy P. R. Weaver shows how elites became persuaded by neoliberal ideas and remade political institutions in their image.

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Very British Rebels? The Culture and Politics of Ulster Loyalism

Very British Rebels? The Culture and Politics of Ulster Loyalism by James White McAuleyChallenging traditional narrow views, this unique work proposes to rethink and reinterpret Ulster loyalism from the beginning of the "Troubles" to the present day, by tracing its religious, paramilitary, political, and community influences.

The work examines the core values of loyalist communities, the roots of violence, and the shift toward peaceful coexistence with former enemies. Also discussed are the DUP's claims that it represents loyalism's "true voice" along with the complex and varying degrees of commitment to the Crown, the Protestant Faith, and the British governance of Northern Ireland....
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Latin American Revolutionaries and the Arab World: From the Suez Canal to the Arab Spring

Latin American Revolutionaries and the Arab World: From the Suez Canal to the Arab Spring by Dr. Federico V?lezRecounting recent encounters between Latin American and Arab countries this unique volume explores how, despite both geographical and cultural distances, Latin American revolutionaries constructed an image of the Arab World as one sharing their own political views and interests. From the nationalization of the Suez Canal to Latin American perspectives on the Arab Spring Federico VĂ©lez offers a fascinating historical and contemporary analysis on the behaviour of actors on the periphery of the international system. Contributing to debates regarding ideological and political autonomy the book...
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Achieving Democracy: Democratization in Theory and Practice

Achieving Democracy: Democratization in Theory and Practice by Mary Fran T. MaloneAchieving Democracy analyzes why some nations become democratic while others remain authoritarian by looking at issues of democratization from a cross-national and historical perspective.
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Executive Politics in Semi-Presidential Regimes: Power Distribution and Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers

Executive Politics in Semi-Presidential Regimes: Power Distribution and Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers by Martin CarrierThis book analyzes the variation of power distribution between presidents and prime ministers in semi-presidential regimes. Through selected case studies, it exposes the necessity to understand power variation in a configurative perspective and to further consider contextual factors.
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US Climate Change Policy

US Climate Change Policy by Christopher J. Professor BaileyThe United States is often perceived as sceptical, if not hostile, to the need to address man-made climate change. US government policy has undoubtedly disappointed environmentalists and scientists who believe more concerted action is needed, but a careful examination of the evidence reveals a number of policy actions designed to investigate, mitigate, and adapt to climate change have been implemented. Laws, regulatory action, and court rulings have led to advances in climate science, action to reduce levels of greenhouse gas emissions and efforts to prepare for the potential consequences of...
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Transformations of Populism in Europe and the Americas: History and Recent Tendencies

Transformations of Populism in Europe and the Americas: History and Recent Tendencies by John AbromeitThe recent resurgence of populist movements and parties has led to a revival of scholarly interest in populism. This volume brings together well-established and new scholars to reassess the subject and combine historical and theoretical perspectives to shed new light on the history of the subject, as well as enriching contemporary discussions.

In three parts, the contributors explore the history of populism in different regions, theories of populism and recent populist movements. Taken together, the contributions included in this book represent the most comprehensive and wide-ranging study of...
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Why Nations Realign: Foreign Policy Restructuring in the Postwar World

Why Nations Realign: Foreign Policy Restructuring in the Postwar World by K. J. HolstiThis book, originally published in 1982, analyzes the process of radical foreign policy change - how states restructure their foreign relations, and why they do so. Using a common analystical framework, the authors examine Bhutan, Burma, Canada, Child, China and Tanzania. They distinguish between piecemeal foreign policy change and adaptation, and the fundamental re-ordering of foreign policy. Their analysis underlines the extent to which non-military and sometimes imagined threats, such as dependency and external economic and cultural penetration, can constitute an important cause of radical...
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Marxism-Leninism and the Theory of International Relations

Marxism-Leninism and the Theory of International Relations by V. Kubalkova & A. Cruickshank

Refuting the assumption that orthodox Marxist theory contains anything of relevance on international relations, this book, originally published in 1980, clarifies, reconstructs, and summarizes the theories of international relations of Marx and Engels, Lenin, Stalin and the Soviet leadership of the 1970s. These are subjected to a comparative analysis and their relative integrity is examined both against one another and against selected Western theories. Marxist-Leninist models of international relations are fully explored, enabling the reader to appreciate the essence and evolution of fundamental...

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International Cultural Relations

International Cultural Relations by J. M. Mitchell

This book, originally published in 1986, analyses and describes the significance of cultural relations in international affairs. It traces the beginnings of cultural relations in the 19th century and their evolution. Consideration is given to the nature and organization of global 'cultural diplomacy', with a particular focus on France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the USA. This book will be of interest to students in international affairs and modern history, but also to those working in government departments and agencies.

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Radical Right Parties in Central and Eastern Europe: Mainstream Party Competition and Electoral Fortune

Radical Right Parties in Central and Eastern Europe: Mainstream Party Competition and Electoral Fortune by Bartek Pytlas

In Central and Eastern Europe, radical right actors significantly impact public debates and mainstream policy agenda. But despite this high discursive influence, the electoral fortune of radical right parties in the region is much less stable. It has been suggested that this may be due to the fact that mainstream competitors increasingly co-opt issues which are fundamental for the radical right. However, the extent to which such tactics play a role in radical right electoral success and failure is still a subject for debate.

This book is the first to provide a systematic theoretical framework...

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Essay Collections in International Relations: A Classified Bibliography

Essay Collections in International Relations: A Classified Bibliography by Moorhead Wright & Jane Davis & Michael Clarke

This bibliography, originally published in 1977, details original material on international relations since 1870 written in English and appearing in non-recurrent multi-author works published between 1945 and 1975. The authors have distinguished between core topics such as foreign policy, defence, and international organisation, and peripheral areas such as interntional economics, international law and diplomatic history. Essays have been selected which make an enduring and substantial contribution to the study of IR.

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Democratic Latin America

Democratic Latin America by Craig Arceneaux

Drawing on new approaches in comparative politics, Democratic Latin America focuses on analyzing political institutions as a way to assess broader trends in the region's politics, including the rise of democracy.

The text looks at the major institutions-executive, legislature, judiciary, military, and more-in 18 democratic countries to not only provide an expansive view of politics in Latin America but to also facilitate cross-national comparison. Democratic Latin America uniquely surveys the "what" of the region's politics as well as the "why" and "how" to help students critically consider Latin...

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The Political Economy of Border Drawing: Arranging Legality in European Labor Migration Policies

The Political Economy of Border Drawing: Arranging Legality in European Labor Migration Policies by Regine PaulThe conditions for non-EU migrant workers to gain legal entry to Britain, France, and Germany are at the same time similar and quite different. To explain this variation this book compares the fine-grained legal categories for migrant workers in each country, and examines the interaction of economic, social, and cultural rationales in determining migrant legality. Rather than investigating the failure of borders to keep unauthorized migrants out, the author highlights the different policies of each country as "border-drawing" actions. Policymakers draw lines between different migrant groups,...
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