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    National Parliaments within the Enlarged European Union by John O'Brennan    Presidentialism, Parliamentarism, and Democracy by Jose Antonio Cheibub    Retribution and Reparation in the Transition to Democracy by Jon Elster    Political Disaffection in Contemporary Democracies: Social Capital, Institutions and Politics by Mariano Torcal    Understanding Foreign Policy Decision Making by Alex Mintz    Party Attitudes Towards the Eu in the Member States: Parties for Europe, Parties Against Europe by Nicolo Conti    Taxation, Wage Bargaining, and Unemployment by Isabela Mares    What is the most convincing explanation for the success (or failure) of green parties in Europe - Value change, party strategy o by Sandra Graf    The German Welfare State and Globalisation: The Social Construction of Path Dependency by Matthias Mayer    A Response to Huntington´s 'Clash of Civilizations': Civilizations vs Nation State by Patrick Lubjuhn    The Myth of the Strong Leader: Political Leadership in the Modern Age by Archie Brown    The New Minorities of Europe: Social Cohesion in the European Union by Michael Johns    Telling Our Stories: The Lives of Latina Women by Theresa Baron-McKeagney    Changing Lanes in China by Eric Thun    Hamilton's Paradox by Jonathan A. Rodden    Eye for an Eye by William Ian Miller    Why not Parties in Russia? by Henry E. Hale    World Report 2014: Events of 2013 by Human Rights Watch    African Politics in Comparative Perspective by Goran Hyden    The Territorial Politics of Welfare by Nicola McEwen    Direct Democracy in Canada: The History and Future of Referendums by J. Patrick Boyer    Comparative Issues in Party and Election Finance: Volume 4 of the Research Studies by F. Leslie Seidle    A Theocratic Yehud? Issues of Government in a Persian Province by Jeremiah W. Cataldo    Political Dissent: A Global Reader: Modern Sources by Derek Malone-France    Japan's Strategic Challenges In A Changing Regional Environment by Purnendra Jain    U.S.-Iran Misperceptions: A Dialogue by Abbas Maleki    The Uprooted: Improving Humanitarian Responses to Forced Migration by Susan F. Martin & Patricia Weiss Fagen & Kari M. Jorgensen    South Africa and the Logic of Regional Cooperation by James J. Hentz    Foundations of Comparative Politics: Democracies of the Modern World by Ken Newton & Jan W. Van Deth    The Selection of Political Party Leaders in Contemporary Parliamentary Democracies: A Comparative Study by Jean-Benoit Pilet    Engaging Europe: Rethinking a Changing Continent by Evlyn Gould    The Politics of Judicial Co-operation in the EU by Hans-W. Micklitz    The Jonathan Presidency: The First Year by John A. Ayoade    Nations in Transit 2013: Democratization from Central Europe to Eurasia by Freedom House    Rethinking the Welfare State by Ronald J. Daniels    How Russia is Not Ruled by Allen C. Lynch    New Directions for International Relations: Confronting the Method-of-Analysis Problem by Alex Mintz    New Directions for International Relations: Confronting the Method-of-Analysis Problem by Alex Mintz    Democratic Consolidation in CEE - The impact of institutional choices: The impact of institutional choices by Eva Schrottshammer    Local Partnership and Social Exclusion in the European Union: New Forms of Local Social Governance? by John Benington    Foreign Policy Analysis: Classic and Contemporary Theory by Valerie M. Hudson    Debating Civil¿Military Relations in Latin America by David Mares    Police Mission: Challenges and Responses by Das & Verma    Liberty and Equality by Tibor R. Machan    The Politics of Liberty in England and Revolutionary America by Lee Ward    Social Capital and Its Institutional Contingency: A Study of the United States, China and Taiwan by Nan Lin    Moments of Truth: The Politics of Financial Crises in Comparative Perspective by Francisco Panizza    Representation and Effectiveness in Latin American Democracies: Congress, Judiciary and Civil Society by Moira B. MacKinnon    Bridging the Information Gap: Legislative Member Organizations as Social Networks in the United States and the European Union by Nils Ringe & Jennifer Nicoll Victor    The Party and the Arty in China: The New Politics of Culture by Richard Curt Kraus
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National Parliaments within the Enlarged European Union by John O'Brennan
National Parliaments within the Enlarged European Union

This book presents a wide range of perspectives on the role of national parliaments in EU politics and policy-making. Many accounts of the role of national parliaments portray them as passive victims of European integration. This study instead examines
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Presidentialism, Parliamentarism, and Democracy by Jose Antonio Cheibub
Presidentialism, Parliamentarism, and Democracy

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Jose Antonio Cheibub 7 Apr 2014 $24.00

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Retribution and Reparation in the Transition to Democracy by Jon Elster
Retribution and Reparation in the Transition to Democracy

The contributions in this volume offer a comprehensive analysis of transitional justice from 1945 to the present. They focus on retribution against the leaders and agents of the autocratic regime preceding the democratic transition, and on reparation to
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Jon Elster 29 Mar 2014 $101.00

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Political Disaffection in Contemporary Democracies: Social Capital, Institutions and Politics by Mariano Torcal
Political Disaffection in Contemporary Democracies: Social Capital, Institutions and Politics

Citizens of many democracies are becoming more critical of basic political institutions and detached and disaffected from politics in general. This is a new comparative analysis of this trend that focuses on major democracies throughout Latin America,
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Mariano Torcal 27 Mar 2014 $160.00

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Understanding Foreign Policy Decision Making by Alex Mintz
Understanding Foreign Policy Decision Making

Understanding Foreign Policy Decision Making presents a psychological approach to foreign policy decision making. This approach focuses on the decision process, dynamics, and outcome. The book includes a wealth of extended real-world case studies and examples
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Alex Mintz 26 Mar 2014 $23.00

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Party Attitudes Towards the Eu in the Member States: Parties for Europe, Parties Against Europe by Nicolo Conti
Party Attitudes Towards the Eu in the Member States: Parties for Europe, Parties Against Europe

In a moment where the EU is facing an important number of challenges, there is growing interest in understanding how parties influence the way Europe evolves as a political issue, notably how parties structure domestic competition over European issues

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Nicolo Conti 13 Mar 2014 $135.00

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Taxation, Wage Bargaining, and Unemployment by Isabela Mares
Taxation, Wage Bargaining, and Unemployment

Why were European economies able to pursue the simultaneous commitment to full employment and welfare state expansion during the first decades of the postwar period and why did this virtuous relationship break down during recent decades? This book provides
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Isabela Mares 12 Mar 2014 $32.00

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What is the most convincing explanation for the success (or failure) of green parties in Europe - Value change, party strategy o by Sandra Graf
What is the most convincing explanation for the success (or failure) of green parties in Europe - Value change, party strategy o

The emergence of Green parties towards the end of the 1970s was a significant turning point in the development of party systems in Western Europe. Most of them had been highly stable after World War II until the early 1970s. Therefore, in several countries,
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Sandra Graf 8 Mar 2014 $17.99

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The German Welfare State and Globalisation: The Social Construction of Path Dependency by Matthias Mayer
The German Welfare State and Globalisation: The Social Construction of Path Dependency

Economic globalisation seems to have intensified the claims that an extensive national welfare state is no longer sustainable under high exposure to global competition. However, the evidence for significant welfare dismantlement in Germany is missing.
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Matthias Mayer 8 Mar 2014 $22.99

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A Response to Huntington´s 'Clash of Civilizations': Civilizations vs Nation State by Patrick Lubjuhn
A Response to Huntington´s 'Clash of Civilizations': Civilizations vs Nation State

Samuel P. Huntington was born in 1927 and is at the moment director of the John- Olin Institute for strategic studies at the University of Harvard. He was the author of an article, first published in the Foreign Affairs magazine, which has, according to
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Patrick Lubjuhn 7 Mar 2014 $17.99

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The Myth of the Strong Leader: Political Leadership in the Modern Age by Archie Brown
The Myth of the Strong Leader: Political Leadership in the Modern Age

From one of the world's preeminent political historians, a magisterial study of political leadership around the world from the advent of parliamentary democracy to the age of Obama
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Archie Brown 3 Mar 2014 $29.99

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The New Minorities of Europe: Social Cohesion in the European Union by Michael Johns
The New Minorities of Europe: Social Cohesion in the European Union

In The New Minorities of Europe: Social Cohesion in the European Union, Michael Johns looks to intra-EU migration as a way to analyze our understanding issues such as minorities, free movement, and rights. Tracing the development of free movement
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Michael Johns 3 Mar 2014 $79.99

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Telling Our Stories: The Lives of Latina Women by Theresa Baron-McKeagney
Telling Our Stories: The Lives of Latina Women

Stereotypes of Mexican American women and the lack of their representation in research literature contribute to misrepresentations of Mexican American culture and their invisibility. In this qualitative study, Mexican American women were interviewed and
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Changing Lanes in China by Eric Thun
Changing Lanes in China

This book addresses two of the most important trends in political economy during the last two decades - globalization and decentralization - in the context of the world's most rapidly growing economic power, China. The intent is to provide a better understanding
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Eric Thun 28 Feb 2014 $28.00

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Hamilton's Paradox by Jonathan A. Rodden
Hamilton's Paradox

As new federations take shape and old ones are revived around the world, a difficult challenge is to create incentives for fiscal discipline. A key question is whether a politically-motivated central government can credibly commit not to bail out subnational
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Jonathan A. Rodden 27 Feb 2014 $27.00

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Eye for an Eye by William Ian Miller
Eye for an Eye

Analysing the law of the talion - an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth - William Ian Miller presents an original meditation on the concept of 'pay back'. Miller's unique theory of justice offers redemption through retaliation, espousing the view that
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William Ian Miller 23 Feb 2014 $22.00

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Why not Parties in Russia? by Henry E. Hale
Why not Parties in Russia?

Russia poses a major puzzle for theorists of democracy: virtually every classic work takes parties to be inevitable and essential to democracy, but Russia has remained highly nonpartisan more than 15 years since Gorbachev first launched his democratizing
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Henry E. Hale 23 Feb 2014 $31.00

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World Report 2014: Events of 2013 by Human Rights Watch
World Report 2014: Events of 2013

The 24th annual World Report summarizes human rights conditions in more than ninety countries and territories worldwide, reflecting extensive investigative work undertaken in 2013 by Human Rights Watch staff in close partnership with domestic human rights
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Human Rights Watch 21 Feb 2014 $30.00

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African Politics in Comparative Perspective by Goran Hyden
African Politics in Comparative Perspective

This book reviews fifty years of research on politics in Africa. It synthesizes insights from different scholarly approaches and offers an original interpretation of the knowledge accumulated over the years. It discusses how research on African politics
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Goran Hyden 20 Feb 2014 $25.00

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The Territorial Politics of Welfare by Nicola McEwen
The Territorial Politics of Welfare

This book considers empirically and theoretically the relationship between state welfare and territorial politics from a European perspective.
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Nicola McEwen 13 Feb 2014 $34.00

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Direct Democracy in Canada: The History and Future of Referendums by J. Patrick Boyer
Direct Democracy in Canada: The History and Future of Referendums

A well researched analysis of three national referenda in Canada: prohibition in 1898, conscription in 1942, and the Constitution in 1992.
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J. Patrick Boyer 9 Feb 2014 $19.99

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Comparative Issues in Party and Election Finance: Volume 4 of the Research Studies by F. Leslie Seidle
Comparative Issues in Party and Election Finance: Volume 4 of the Research Studies

This book is one of 23 volumes of research commissioned by the Royal Commission on Electoral Reform and Party Financing, and one of five volumes within this series dealing specifically with party and election finance.

Because the issue of money in elections

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F. Leslie Seidle 9 Feb 2014 $11.99

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A Theocratic Yehud? Issues of Government in a Persian Province by Jeremiah W. Cataldo
A Theocratic Yehud? Issues of Government in a Persian Province

Offers a fresh reevaluation of Yehud in the Persian period, addressing in particular the dynamics of its relationship to the Persian imperial government.
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Jeremiah W. Cataldo 30 Jan 2014 $23.99

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Political Dissent: A Global Reader: Modern Sources by Derek Malone-France
Political Dissent: A Global Reader: Modern Sources

This is—to my knowledge—the first anthology ever published to collect great texts in the history of political dissent from across the ideological spectrum and throughout world history. It provides a diverse set of historically important
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Derek Malone-France 30 Jan 2014 $94.99

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Japan's Strategic Challenges In A Changing Regional Environment by Purnendra Jain
Japan's Strategic Challenges In A Changing Regional Environment

Japan faces significant challenges in both traditional and non-traditional areas of national security policy as the economic resurgence of China and the loss of US hegemonic clout significantly transform the strategic landscape of the Asia-Pacific region.
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Purnendra Jain 26 Jan 2014 $89.00

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U.S.-Iran Misperceptions: A Dialogue by Abbas Maleki
U.S.-Iran Misperceptions: A Dialogue

Can Iranians and Americans find common ground to overcome their troubled history? U.S.-Iran Misperceptions is the first written dialogue on the key issues that separate these two great countries. Bringing together former policy makers and international
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Abbas Maleki 24 Jan 2014 $25.99

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The Uprooted: Improving Humanitarian Responses to Forced Migration by Susan F. Martin & Patricia Weiss Fagen & Kari M. Jorgensen
The Uprooted: Improving Humanitarian Responses to Forced Migration

The Uprooted is the first volume to methodically examine the progress and persistent shortcomings of the current humanitarian regime. The authors, all experts in the field of forced migration, describe the organizational, political, and conceptual shortcomings
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Susan F. Martin &
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South Africa and the Logic of Regional Cooperation by James J. Hentz
South Africa and the Logic of Regional Cooperation

In South Africa and the Logic of Regional Cooperation, James J. Hentz addresses changes in South Africa's strategies for regional cooperation and economic development since its transition from apartheid to democracy. Hentz focuses on why the new South
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James J. Hentz 17 Jan 2014 $19.95

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Foundations of Comparative Politics: Democracies of the Modern World by Ken Newton & Jan W. Van Deth
Foundations of Comparative Politics: Democracies of the Modern World

This authoritative new introductory text covers the key concepts, theories and issues involved in the study of comparative politics. Focusing on democratic government, it covers all important topics in the field from constitutional design and institut
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Ken Newton &
Jan W. Van Deth
17 Jan 2014 $38.00

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The Selection of Political Party Leaders in Contemporary Parliamentary Democracies: A Comparative Study by Jean-Benoit Pilet
The Selection of Political Party Leaders in Contemporary Parliamentary Democracies: A Comparative Study

This book explores the ways in which political parties, in contemporary parliamentary democracies, choose their leaders and then subsequently hold them accountable. The authors provide a comprehensive examination of party leadership selection and accountability

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Jean-Benoit Pilet 12 Jan 2014 $135.00

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Engaging Europe: Rethinking a Changing Continent by Evlyn Gould
Engaging Europe: Rethinking a Changing Continent

What and where and who is Europe? This unique collection contends that Europe cannot be defined as simply a particular geographic location or a group of citizens who inhabit the same place and share a culture. Instead, Europe is a question to be answered
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Evlyn Gould 9 Jan 2014 $27.99

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The Politics of Judicial Co-operation in the EU by Hans-W. Micklitz
The Politics of Judicial Co-operation in the EU

The European legal order is largely based on judicial co-operation between the European Court of Justice and the national courts. Three case studies on Sunday trading, on equal treatment of men and women and on good faith in contract law reveal that national
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Hans-W. Micklitz 7 Jan 2014 $145.00

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The Jonathan Presidency: The First Year by John A. Ayoade
The Jonathan Presidency: The First Year

The Jonathan Presidency provides a comprehensive and unique analysis of the tenure of Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan. The Jonathan Presidency analyzes the ability of the featured Nigerian politicians to deliver their electoral promises, protect
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John A. Ayoade 1 Jan 2014 $42.99

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Nations in Transit 2013: Democratization from Central Europe to Eurasia by Freedom House
Nations in Transit 2013: Democratization from Central Europe to Eurasia

Since 1995, Freedom House's Nations in Transit series has monitored the status of democratic change from Central Europe to Eurasia, pinpointing the region's greatest reform opportunities and challenges for the benefit of policymakers, researchers,
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Freedom House 1 Jan 2014 $89.99

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Rethinking the Welfare State by Ronald J. Daniels
Rethinking the Welfare State

This book offers a comprehensive and comparative analysis of social welfare policy in an international context, with a particular emphasis on the US and Canada. The authors investigate the claim that a decentralized delivery of government supported goods
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Ronald J. Daniels 31 Dec 2013 $49.95

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How Russia is Not Ruled by Allen C. Lynch
How Russia is Not Ruled

The state remains as important to Russia's prospects as ever. This is so not only because, as in any society, an effectively functioning state administration is necessary to the proper functioning of a complex economy and legal system, but also because,
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Allen C. Lynch 30 Dec 2013 $28.00

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New Directions for International Relations: Confronting the Method-of-Analysis Problem by Alex Mintz
New Directions for International Relations: Confronting the Method-of-Analysis Problem

Why does the academic study of international relations have limited impact on the policy community? In New Directions for International Relations, Mintz and Russett identify differences in methods of analysis as one cause of problematic, unreliable results.
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Alex Mintz 29 Dec 2013 $37.99

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New Directions for International Relations: Confronting the Method-of-Analysis Problem by Alex Mintz
New Directions for International Relations: Confronting the Method-of-Analysis Problem

Why does the academic study of international relations have limited impact on the policy community? In New Directions for International Relations, Mintz and Russett identify differences in methods of analysis as one cause of problematic, unreliable results.
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Alex Mintz 28 Dec 2013 $37.99

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Democratic Consolidation in CEE - The impact of institutional choices: The impact of institutional choices by Eva Schrottshammer
Democratic Consolidation in CEE - The impact of institutional choices: The impact of institutional choices

The fundamental objective of this paper is to answer the question how long-term democratic survival and consolidation can be achieved. This will be accomplished by identifying the most important institutional factors for democratic stability and failure,
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Eva Schrottshammer 26 Dec 2013 $45.99

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Local Partnership and Social Exclusion in the European Union: New Forms of Local Social Governance? by John Benington
Local Partnership and Social Exclusion in the European Union: New Forms of Local Social Governance?

This book explores local partnership-based initiatives to tackle European-wide problems of poverty and social exclusion. A major comparative study of the fast developing theme of social exclusion, the contributors look at its causes, effects and at the
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John Benington 19 Dec 2013 $170.00

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Foreign Policy Analysis: Classic and Contemporary Theory by Valerie M. Hudson
Foreign Policy Analysis: Classic and Contemporary Theory

This succinct yet comprehensive introduction is the first text to gear foreign policy analysis (FPA) theory toward advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students. Cogently written, clearly organized, and filled with illuminating examples, the
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Valerie M. Hudson 8 Dec 2013 $28.99

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Debating Civil¿Military Relations in Latin America by David Mares
Debating Civil¿Military Relations in Latin America

This study of civil–military relations in Latin America begins by noting that, since 2000, military dictatorships in the region have virtually disappeared, with the political role of the military in many countries dramatically diminished. The book

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David Mares 2 Dec 2013 $54.99

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Police Mission: Challenges and Responses by Das & Verma
Police Mission: Challenges and Responses

A large number of themes ranging from personnel management, occupational culture, and innovative experiments in US policing techniques are examined. Several organizational theories as well as examples of international policing efforts from England to
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Verma
29 Nov 2013 $46.99

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Liberty and Equality by Tibor R. Machan
Liberty and Equality

This book takes an unflinching look at the difficult, often emotional issues that arise when egalitarianism collies with individual liberties, ultimately showing why the kind of egalitarianism preached by socialists and other sentimentalists is not an
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Tibor R. Machan 27 Nov 2013 $14.99

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The Politics of Liberty in England and Revolutionary America by Lee Ward
The Politics of Liberty in England and Revolutionary America

This study locates the philosophical origins of the Anglo-American political and constitutional tradition in the philosophical, theological, and political controversies in seventeenth-century England. By examining the quarrel it identifies the source of
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Lee Ward 18 Nov 2013 $30.00

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Social Capital and Its Institutional Contingency: A Study of the United States, China and Taiwan by Nan Lin
Social Capital and Its Institutional Contingency: A Study of the United States, China and Taiwan

This volume is a collection of original studies based on one of the first research programs on comparative analysis of social capital. Data are drawn from national representative samples of the United States, China and Taiwan. The three societies selected
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Nan Lin 17 Nov 2013 $125.00

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Moments of Truth: The Politics of Financial Crises in Comparative Perspective by Francisco Panizza
Moments of Truth: The Politics of Financial Crises in Comparative Perspective

The current financial and sovereign debt crisis of the European Union and the United States can be regarded as the most recent of a wave of financial and sovereign debt crises that have affected different regions of the world over the past quarter century.

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Francisco Panizza 8 Nov 2013 $130.00

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Representation and Effectiveness in Latin American Democracies: Congress, Judiciary and Civil Society by Moira B. MacKinnon
Representation and Effectiveness in Latin American Democracies: Congress, Judiciary and Civil Society

Legislatures, the judiciary and civil society are important actors in representative democracies. In what ways and how well do they represent? And how effectively do they carry out their institutional and social roles? Both questions refer to the key

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Bridging the Information Gap: Legislative Member Organizations as Social Networks in the United States and the European Union by Nils Ringe & Jennifer Nicoll Victor
Bridging the Information Gap: Legislative Member Organizations as Social Networks in the United States and the European Union

Legislative member organizations (LMOs)-such as caucuses in the U.S. Congress and intergroups in the European Parliament-exist in lawmaking bodies around the world. Unlike parties and committees, LMOs play no obvious, predefined role in the legislative
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Nils Ringe &
Jennifer Nicoll Victor
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The Party and the Arty in China: The New Politics of Culture by Richard Curt Kraus
The Party and the Arty in China: The New Politics of Culture

Arguing that cultural reform is a key aspect of political reform, Richard Kraus shows here that China's economic transformation has dramatically liberated the production and consumption of culture. In this original and provocative study, Kraus offers a
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Richard Curt Kraus 4 Nov 2013 $36.99

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Ceremony and Ritual in Parliament by Shirin M. Rai
Ceremony and Ritual in Parliament

Ceremony and Ritual in Parliament breaks new ground in the study of legislatures. It combines mainstream historical and social science approaches with cultural theory to consider how parliamentary ritual is constructed through ceremony, space and socialisation.

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Shirin M. Rai 30 Oct 2013 $145.00

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United States and Chile: Coming in From the Cold by David R. Mares & Francisco Rojas Aravena
United States and Chile: Coming in From the Cold

First published in 2002
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David R. Mares &
Francisco Rojas Aravena
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Blair, Labour, and Palestine: Conflicting Views on Middle East Peace After 9/11 by Toby Greene
Blair, Labour, and Palestine: Conflicting Views on Middle East Peace After 9/11

Many of Tony Blair's policy decisions in the Israeli-Palestinian arena were controversial and politically costly. Blair, Labour and Palestine argues that gaps between him and much of his party were rooted in different world views. A positive attitude
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Toby Greene 21 Oct 2013 $34.99

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Legitimacy Law Roman World by Elizabeth A. Meyer
Legitimacy Law Roman World

Greeks wrote mostly on papyrus, but the Romans wrote solemn religious, public, and legal documents on wooden tablets often coated with wax. This book investigates the historical significance of this resonant form of writing; its power to order the human
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Elizabeth A. Meyer 20 Oct 2013 $43.00

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International Environmental Treaties and State Behavior: Factors Influencing Cooperation by Denise DeGarmo
International Environmental Treaties and State Behavior: Factors Influencing Cooperation

Despite the growing recognition of the importance of environmental issues for nation-state security, current research on international environmental security is insufficient. Although scholars in the field of International Relations believe that there
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Denise DeGarmo 16 Oct 2013 $39.95

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Globalization State Trans in China by Yongnian Zheng
Globalization State Trans in China

Globalization has thrown up challenges and opportunities which all countries have to grapple with. In his book, Yongnian Zheng explores how China's leaders have embraced global capitalism and market-oriented modernization. He shows that with reform measures
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Yongnian Zheng 13 Oct 2013 $34.00

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Theories of Political Economy by James A. Caporaso & David P. Levine
Theories of Political Economy

'Political economy' has been the term used for the past 300 years to express the interrelationship between the political and economic affairs of the state. In Theories of Political Economy, first published in 1992, James A. Caporaso and David P. Levine
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James A. Caporaso &
David P. Levine
2 Oct 2013 $25.00

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The Foundations of the British Conservative Party: Essays on Conservatism from Lord Salisbury to David Cameron by Bradley W. Hart
The Foundations of the British Conservative Party: Essays on Conservatism from Lord Salisbury to David Cameron

A concise survey of the ideology, structure, and evolution of the British Conservative Party from the 19th century to the Cameron administration.
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Bradley W. Hart 29 Sep 2013 $116.99

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Evaluating Social Movement Impacts: Comparative Lessons from the Labor Movement in Turkey by Brian Mello
Evaluating Social Movement Impacts: Comparative Lessons from the Labor Movement in Turkey

Some social movements bring in quick, radical political and social changes while others get incorporated into existing systems or subjected to harsh repression. This book examines why social movements elicit different policy responses and their varying
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Brian Mello 29 Sep 2013 $107.99

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Islamization Turkey Under Akp Rule by Birol Yesilada
Islamization Turkey Under Akp Rule

This book examines the decade in office of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) and its efforts to transform the Turkish republic toward a more Islamist-oriented system. If it succeeds, Turkey's dramatic shift will be the most important change in the

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Birol Yesilada 24 Sep 2013 $44.95

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Party Change in Southern Europe by Anna Bosco
Party Change in Southern Europe

It has been argued that political parties are weakening. In Southern Europe, however, political parties have shown remarkable pragmatism. Not only have they played a crucial role in the installation and consolidation of democracy, mostly in the 1970s

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Anna Bosco 24 Sep 2013 $168.00

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Conceptualizing Cultural and Social Dialogue in the Euro-Mediterranean Area: A European Perspective by Michelle Pace
Conceptualizing Cultural and Social Dialogue in the Euro-Mediterranean Area: A European Perspective

Previously published as a special issue of Mediterranean Politics, this collection critically analyzes the dynamics and complexities of the wider Euro-Mediterranean area on the basis of individual theory-informed designs and conceptual frameworks.

Since

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Michelle Pace 24 Sep 2013 $155.00

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The Internet And European Parliamen by Xiudian Dai
The Internet And European Parliamen

This book investigates the ethical challenges the internet presents to contemporary parliamentary democracy in Europe and how these challenges are being addressed. It fills an important gap: current literature until now has largely focused on the study

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Interest Group Politics In Europe by Jan Beyers
Interest Group Politics In Europe

Interest organizations have always assumed a prominent place in European politics because they link states with citizens, institutionalize the resolution of social conflicts, regulate important sectors of the economy and society, contribute to workable

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Jan Beyers 23 Sep 2013 $49.95

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Environmental Governance In China by Neil Carter
Environmental Governance In China

This is the first examination of how China is currently dealing with environmental problems and challenges, and of its successes, failures and dilemmas.

This new book gives special attention to the development of 'environmental governance' in contemporary

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Neil Carter 22 Sep 2013 $49.95

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Eu Enlargement by Aleks Szcerbiak
Eu Enlargement

A series of EU accession referendums were held in nine candidate countries, eight post-communist states and Malta, between March and September 2003. These referendums provide us with an excellent comparative opportunity to deepen our understanding of the
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Aleks Szcerbiak 22 Sep 2013 $49.95

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A Ruined Fortress? Neoliberal Hegemony and Transformation in Europe by Alan W. Cafruny
A Ruined Fortress? Neoliberal Hegemony and Transformation in Europe

Arguing convincingly that mainstream theory lacks the tools to adequately explain European integration, this challenging book draws upon critical political economic theory to develop a more comprehensive and consistent analysis of the processes of integration.
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Alan W. Cafruny 18 Sep 2013 $38.99

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Blood, Land, and Sex by Lyda Favali
Blood, Land, and Sex

In Eritrea, state, traditional, and religious laws equally prevail, but any of these legal systems may be put into play depending upon the individual or individuals involved in a legal dispute. Because of conflicting laws, it has been difficult for Eritreans
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Lyda Favali 15 Sep 2013 $19.95

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The IMF and Economic Development by James Raymond Vreeland
The IMF and Economic Development

Why do governments turn to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and with what effects? This book argues that governments enter IMF programs for economic and political reasons, and finds that the effects are negative on economic growth and income distribution.
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James Raymond Vreeland 8 Sep 2013 $27.00

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Global Capital and National Governments by Layna Mosley
Global Capital and National Governments

Global Capital and National Governments suggests that international financial integration does not mean the end of social democratic welfare policies. Capital market openness allows participants to react swiftly and severely to government policy; but in
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Layna Mosley 5 Sep 2013 $34.00

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Nation, Constitutionalism and Buddhism in Sri Lanka by Roshan de Silva Wijeyeratne
Nation, Constitutionalism and Buddhism in Sri Lanka

Nation, Constitutionalism and Buddhism in Sri Lanka offers a new perspective on contemporary debates about Sinhalese Buddhist nationalism in Sri Lanka. In this book de Silva Wijeyeratne argues forcefully that 'Sinhalese Buddhism' in the period prior to

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Roshan de Silva Wijeyeratne 19 Aug 2013 $155.00

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Multiparty Democracy by Norman Schofield & Itai Sened
Multiparty Democracy

This book adapts a formal model of elections and legislative politics to study party politics in Israel, Italy, the Netherlands, Britain, and the United States. The approach uses the idea of valence, that is, the party leader's non-policy electoral popularity,
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Norman Schofield &
Itai Sened
11 Aug 2013 $26.00

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Modern Middle East Authoritarianism: Roots, Ramifications, and Crisis by Noureddine Jebnoun
Modern Middle East Authoritarianism: Roots, Ramifications, and Crisis

While the Arab uprisings have overturned the idea of Arab "exceptionalism," or the acceptance of authoritarianism, better analysis of authoritarianism's resilience in pre- and post-uprising scenarios is still needed. Modern Middle East Authoritarianism:

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Noureddine Jebnoun 3 Aug 2013 $145.00

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Federalism and Ethnic Conflict in Ethiopia: A Comparative Regional Study by Asnake Kefale
Federalism and Ethnic Conflict in Ethiopia: A Comparative Regional Study

This book examines the impact of the federal restructuring of Ethiopia on ethnic conflicts.

The adoption of ethnic federalism in Ethiopia was closely related with the problem of creating a state structure that could be used as instrument of managing

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Asnake Kefale 3 Aug 2013 $130.00

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Revolution, Revolt and Reform in North Africa: The Arab Spring and Beyond by Ricardo Laremont
Revolution, Revolt and Reform in North Africa: The Arab Spring and Beyond

Providing an account of the recent revolutions or reform movements that constituted part of the Arab Spring, this book focuses on these transformative processes in a North African context.

Whilst the longer term outcomes of the Arab Spring revolts

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Ricardo Laremont 3 Aug 2013 $48.95

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Of Empires and Citizens: Pro-American Democracy or No Democracy at All? by Amaney A. Jamal
Of Empires and Citizens: Pro-American Democracy or No Democracy at All?

In the post-Cold War era, why has democratization been slow to arrive in the Arab world? This book argues that to understand support for the authoritarian status quo in parts of this region--and the willingness of its citizens to compromise on core democratic

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Amaney A. Jamal 29 Jul 2013 $27.95

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Regional Economic Voting by Joshua A. Tucker
Regional Economic Voting

This study demonstrates that in a time of massive change characterized by the emergence of entirely new political systems and a fundamental reorganization of economic life, systematic patterns of economic conditions affecting election results at the aggregate
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Joshua A. Tucker 18 Jul 2013 $30.00

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Sharia or Shura: Contending Approaches to Muslim Politics in Nigeria and Senegal by Sakah Saidu Mahmud
Sharia or Shura: Contending Approaches to Muslim Politics in Nigeria and Senegal

Although Muslims in northern Nigeria and Senegal share a common Islamic background in the Sufi tradition, the societies differ in their attitudes and approaches to public affairs. This book provides explanations for the divergence using factors such
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Sakah Saidu Mahmud 16 Jul 2013 $69.99

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Nepal as a Federal State- Lessons from Indian Experience by V. R. (Retd) Lt General Raghavan
Nepal as a Federal State- Lessons from Indian Experience

Against this backdrop, CSA in collaboration with Centre for South Asian Studies, Kathmandu organized a seminar Nepal as a Federal; State: Lessons from Indian Experience wherein different facets of federalism were explored by experts from India and Nepal.
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V. R. (Retd) Lt General Raghavan 15 Jul 2013 $35.00

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The New Foreign Policy: Complex Interactions, Competing Interests by Laura Neack
The New Foreign Policy: Complex Interactions, Competing Interests

Integrating theory and case studies, this cogent text explores the processes and factors that shape foreign policy. In her thoroughly revised and updated edition, Laura Neack considers both old and new lessons, drawing on a rich array of real foreign
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Laura Neack 12 Jul 2013 $28.99

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States and Women's Rights: The Making of Postcolonial Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco by Mounira M. Charrad
States and Women's Rights: The Making of Postcolonial Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco

At a time when the situation of women in the Islamic world is of global interest, here is a study that unlocks the mystery of why women's fates vary so greatly from one country to another. Mounira M. Charrad analyzes the distinctive nature of Islamic legal
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Mounira M. Charrad 11 Jul 2013 $12.95

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Dictatorships in the Hispanic World: Transatlantic and Transnational Perspectives by Patricia Swier & Julia Riordan-Goncalves
Dictatorships in the Hispanic World: Transatlantic and Transnational Perspectives

This book provides a transatlantic and interdisciplinary perspective of dictatorships in the Hispanic World, focusing on the common strategies used to represent and/or protest these regimes in narrative, film, poetry, essays, theater and visual arts.
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Patricia Swier &
Julia Riordan-Goncalves
10 Jul 2013 $89.99

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Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy by Daron Acemoglu & James A. Robinson
Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy

This book develops a framework for analyzing the creation and consolidation of democracy. Different social groups prefer different political institutions because of the way they allocate political power and resources. Thus democracy is preferred by the
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Daron Acemoglu &
James A. Robinson
9 Jul 2013 $21.00

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Uncertain Europe by Graham Timmins
Uncertain Europe

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Transnational Muslim Politics by Peter G. Mandaville
Transnational Muslim Politics

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Peter G. Mandaville 5 Jul 2013 $90.00

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Bait and Switch: Human Rights and U.S. Foreign Policy by Julie A. Mertus
Bait and Switch: Human Rights and U.S. Foreign Policy

It has become routine for the U.S. government to invoke human rights to justify its foreign policy decisions and military ventures. But this human rights talk has not been supported by a human rights walk. Policymakers consistently apply a double standard

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Julie A. Mertus 5 Jul 2013 $43.95

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Environmental Policy in Europe: The Europeanization of National Environmental Policy by Andrew J. Jordan
Environmental Policy in Europe: The Europeanization of National Environmental Policy

The continuing development of the European Union (EU) is transforming policy and politics in its member countries, and possibly in an even larger number of potential members. This book offers a detailed investigation of the Europeanization of national
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Andrew J. Jordan 1 Jul 2013 $49.95

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The New Foreign Policy: Complex Interactions, Competing Interests by Laura Neack
The New Foreign Policy: Complex Interactions, Competing Interests

Integrating theory and case studies, this cogent text explores the processes and factors that shape foreign policy. In her thoroughly revised and updated edition, Laura Neack considers both old and new lessons, drawing on a rich array of real foreign
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Laura Neack 30 Jun 2013 $28.99

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Democracy from Scratch by M. Steven Fish
Democracy from Scratch

This book presents a fresh view of Russian political change in the Gorbachev and early post-Soviet periods not by examining perestroika and glasnost in and of them-selves, but by investigating the autonomous political organizations that responded to liberalization.
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M. Steven Fish 27 Jun 2013 $14.95

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The Chinese Reassessment of Socialism by Yan Sun
The Chinese Reassessment of Socialism

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Yan Sun 27 Jun 2013 $14.95

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Dictionary of the Politics of the People's Republic of China by Colin Mackerras
Dictionary of the Politics of the People's Republic of China

As China's political and economic development comes under closer scrutiny, this Dictionary will prove invaluable to anyone with an interest in contemporary China. As well as proving valuable to students and academics of political science, economics,
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Colin Mackerras 25 Jun 2013 $65.00

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European Integration and the Postmodern Condition by Peter Van Ham
European Integration and the Postmodern Condition

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Peter Van Ham 25 Jun 2013 $95.00

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International Relations Theory and the Politics of European Integration by Michael Williams
International Relations Theory and the Politics of European Integration

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Michael Williams 24 Jun 2013 $36.95

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Dividing and Uniting Germany by Bill Thomaneck
Dividing and Uniting Germany

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Bill Thomaneck 21 Jun 2013 $18.95

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Return to Putin's Russia: Past Imperfect, Future Uncertain by Stephen K. Wegren
Return to Putin's Russia: Past Imperfect, Future Uncertain

Now in a thoroughly revised, expanded, and updated edition, this classic text provides the most authoritative and current analysis available of the challenges facing Putin as he resumes the presidency. Leading scholars explore the daunting domestic
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Stephen K. Wegren 19 Jun 2013 $44.99

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Comparative European Party Systems by Alan Siaroff
Comparative European Party Systems

This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the party systems of the whole continent of Europe. This work also includes case studies of the Baltic States and Balkan democracies and goes as far east as Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, and Turkey.
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Alan Siaroff 13 Jun 2013 $148.00

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Ending Terrorism in Italy by Anna Cento Bull & Philip Cooke
Ending Terrorism in Italy

Ending Terrorism in Italy analyses processes of disengagement from terrorism, as well as the connected issues of reconciliation, truth and justice. It examines in a critical and original way how terrorism came to an end in Italy (Part I), and the legacy

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Anna Cento Bull &
Philip Cooke
10 Jun 2013 $130.00

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A Legal History of Rome by George Mousourakis
A Legal History of Rome

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Federalism and the European Union by Michael Burgess
Federalism and the European Union

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Michael Burgess 6 Jun 2013 $34.95

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The Fire Below: How the Caucasus Shaped Russia by Robert Bruce Ware
The Fire Below: How the Caucasus Shaped Russia

This groundbreaking work examines the complex dynamics of Russia's relations with the Caucasus, revealing the profound effects that Caucasian forces have had upon Russia's development.

Essays show how Georgian sparks ignited conflagrations in South Ossetia
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Robert Bruce Ware 4 Jun 2013 $19.99

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Trust and Rule by Charles Tilly
Trust and Rule

Rightly fearing that unscrupulous rulers would break them up, seize their resources, or submit them to damaging forms of intervention, strong networks of trust such as kinship groups, clandestine religious sects, and trade diasporas have historically insulated
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Charles Tilly 4 Jun 2013 $23.00

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Russia's Market Economy by Stefan Hedlund
Russia's Market Economy

A seminal account of Russia's transition to the market, it shows the tortuous development as a fledging market economy through the 1990's, right through to its spectular collapse in August 1998.
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Stefan Hedlund 31 May 2013 $59.95

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The Political Economy of China's Provinces by Hans J. Hendrischke
The Political Economy of China's Provinces

The Political Economy of China's Provinces is the first book to introduce the concept of competitive advantage in the context of Chinese provincial studies.
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Hans J. Hendrischke 28 May 2013 $38.95

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Malaysian Politics Under Mahathir by R. S. Milne
Malaysian Politics Under Mahathir

As Prime Minister, Mahathir Mohamad has led Malaysia to a high rate of economic growth and a reduction of poverty. The recent economic crisis in Asia has put Mahathir's controversial rule under increasing scrutiny.
This book examines Mahathir's character,
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R. S. Milne 28 May 2013 $68.95

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Law, Capitalism and Power in Asia by Kanishka Jayasuriya
Law, Capitalism and Power in Asia

The contributors contest the liberal assumption that the rule of law will go hand in hand with a transition to market-based economies and democracy in East Asia. Using case studies from Hong Kong, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Taiwan, Japan and Vietnam,
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Kanishka Jayasuriya 26 May 2013 $64.95

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Elections without Order by Richard Rose & Neil Munro
Elections without Order

Russians want both free elections and order, but order - a sense of predictability in everyday life and the rule of law - has been in short supply. This is the challenge that Russia presents to Vladimir Putin. This book is about Russia's attempt to achieve
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Richard Rose &
Neil Munro
23 May 2013 $35.00

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Postwar British Politics: From Conflict to Consensus by Peter Kerr
Postwar British Politics: From Conflict to Consensus

This book offers a fresh view of postwar British politics, very much at odds to the dominant view in contemporary scholarship. The author argues that postwar British politics, up to and including the Blair Government, can be largely characterised in terms
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Peter Kerr 23 May 2013 $170.00

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Stuffing the Ballot Box by Fabrice E. Lehoucq & Ivan Molina
Stuffing the Ballot Box

Stuffing the Ballot Box is a pioneering study of electoral fraud and reform. It focuses on Costa Rica, a country where parties gradually transformed a fraud-ridden political system into one renowned for its stability and fair elections by the mid-twentieth
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Fabrice E. Lehoucq &
Ivan Molina
22 May 2013 $49.00

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Ancient Greek Laws: A Sourcebook by Ilias Arnaoutoglou
Ancient Greek Laws: A Sourcebook

Ilias Arnaoutoglou explores the significance of legislation in ancient Greece, the differences and similarities between ancient Greek legislation and legislators and their modern counterparts.
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Ilias Arnaoutoglou 21 May 2013 $37.95

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Institutional Change and Political Continuity in Post-Soviet Central Asia by Pauline Jones Luong
Institutional Change and Political Continuity in Post-Soviet Central Asia

The establishment of electoral systems in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan presents both a complex set of empirical puzzles and a theoretical challenge. Why did three states with similar cultural, historical, and structural legacies establish such
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Pauline Jones Luong 21 May 2013 $39.00

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British System of Government by Anthony H. Birch
British System of Government

The tenth edition of this acclaimed text continues to provide a lively, comprehensive and up-to-date account of British political institutions, of the way in which they operate, and of the society in which they developed. It has been thoroughly revised
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Anthony H. Birch 20 May 2013 $51.95

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Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia by Michael Leifer
Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia

This comprehensive Dictionary provides descriptive and analytical coverage of the turbulent political history and striking changes which have occurred both regionally and in key countries since the end of the Second World War. Substantially rewritten
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Michael Leifer 18 May 2013 $67.95

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Crony Capitalism by David C. Kang
Crony Capitalism

Why has the literature on Asian development not addressed the issue of money politics in Korea? How can we reconcile the view of an efficient developmental state in Korea before 1997 with reports of massive corruption and inefficiency in that same country
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David C. Kang 18 May 2013 $30.00

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European Law in the Past and the Future by R. C. van Caenegem
European Law in the Past and the Future

As Europe moves towards economic and political unification, many wonder why legal unification makes so little headway. In this concise but wide-ranging book, R. C. van Caenegem considers the historical reasons behind this legal diversity. He stresses the
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R. C. van Caenegem 17 May 2013 $38.00

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Political Change in Thailand by Kevin Hewison
Political Change in Thailand

IPolitical Change in Thailand provides an assessment of approaches to studying Thai politics, the various forces reshaping the forms of political activity and their roles in the fluid contemporary political environment. It provides a survey of the more
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Kevin Hewison 16 May 2013 $64.95

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Political Change in Thailand by Kevin Hewison
Political Change in Thailand

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Kevin Hewison 14 May 2013 $105.00

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Communication and Democratic Reform in South Africa by Robert B. Horwitz
Communication and Democratic Reform in South Africa

The book examines the reform of the communication sector in South Africa as a detailed and extended case study in political transformation - the transition from apartheid to democracy. The reform of broadcasting, telecommunications, the state information
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Robert B. Horwitz 12 May 2013 $50.00

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The European Union and South East Europe: The Dynamics of Europeanization and Multilevel Governance by Andrew Geddes & Charles Lees & Andrew Taylor
The European Union and South East Europe: The Dynamics of Europeanization and Multilevel Governance

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Andrew Geddes &
Charles Lees &
Andrew Taylor
8 May 2013 $125.00

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The Sources of Roman Law by O. F. Robinson
The Sources of Roman Law

This book is concerned with four central questions: Who made law? Where did a Roman go to discover what the law was? How has the law survived to be known to us today? And what procedures were there for putting the law into effect? In The Sources of Roman
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O. F. Robinson 5 May 2013 $37.95

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Foreign Relations of the PRC: The Legacies and Constraints of China's International Politics since 1949 by Robert G. Sutter
Foreign Relations of the PRC: The Legacies and Constraints of China's International Politics since 1949

This cogent but comprehensive book examines the international relations of the People's Republic of China since its founding in 1949. Noted scholar Robert G. Sutter provides a balanced assessment of the country's recent successes and advances as well
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Robert G. Sutter 5 May 2013 $34.99

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The Ritual of Rights in Japan by Eric A. Feldman
The Ritual of Rights in Japan

The Ritual of Rights in Japan challenges the conventional wisdom that the assertion of rights is fundamentally incompatible with Japanese legal, political and social norms. It discusses the creation of a Japanese translation of the word 'rights', Kenri;
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Eric A. Feldman 2 May 2013 $36.00

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Policy-Making and Diversity in Europe by Adrienne HÈritier
Policy-Making and Diversity in Europe

Policy-Making and Diversity in Europe examines the European polity and its policy-making processes. In particular, it asks how an institution which is so riddled with veto points manages to be such an active and aggressive policy maker. HÈritier argues
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Adrienne HÈritier 1 May 2013 $27.00

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Organizing Democracy in Eastern Germany by Stephen Padgett
Organizing Democracy in Eastern Germany

The emergence of interest group politics is one of the decisive factors in democratic transformation in post-communist society. Stephen Padgett argues that evidence from eastern Germany suggests that market transition produces rather open and fluid societies,
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Stephen Padgett 1 May 2013 $35.00

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Power Sharing in Deeply Divided Places by Joanne McEvoy
Power Sharing in Deeply Divided Places

This volume considers an array of power-sharing systems in divided cities and states, with critical evaluations of their merits and defects as well as explanations of their emergence, maintenance, and failings.
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Joint Ventures in the People's Republic of China: The Control of Foreign Direct Investment Under Socialism by Margaret M. Pearson
Joint Ventures in the People's Republic of China: The Control of Foreign Direct Investment Under Socialism

When Chinese leaders announced in late 1978 that China would "open to the outside world," they embarked on a strategy for attracting private foreign capital to spur economic development. At the same time, they were concerned about possible negative repercussions
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Human Rights, Power and Civic Action: Comparative analyses of struggles for rights in developing societies by Bård A. Andreassen
Human Rights, Power and Civic Action: Comparative analyses of struggles for rights in developing societies

Human Rights, Power and Civic Action examines the interrelationship between struggles for human rights and the dynamics of power, focusing on situations of poverty and oppression in developing countries. It is argued that the concept of power is a relatively

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The Americanization of France: Searching for Happiness after the Algerian War by Barnett Singer
The Americanization of France: Searching for Happiness after the Algerian War

This engaging, knowledgeable book traces the American path France has followed since resolving its searing Algerian conflict in 1962. Barnett Singer convincingly demolishes two pervasive clichés about modern France: first, that the country has never
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Regional Integration in East Asia and Europe: Convergence or Divergence? by Bertrand Fort
Regional Integration in East Asia and Europe: Convergence or Divergence?

A fascinating insight into how regional organizations in Europe and East Asia are currently grappling with a striking number of essentially similar challenges.

This issue-based overview of political integration focuses on the differences and similarities

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Enemy Brothers: Socialists and Communists in France, Italy, and Spain by W. Rand Smith
Enemy Brothers: Socialists and Communists in France, Italy, and Spain

This examination of the historical relationship between Socialist and Communist parties in France, Italy, and Spain since 1920 contends that during the 1960s and 1970s these parties made critical alliance decisions that shaped their subsequent political
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Private Organisations in Global Politics by Karsten Ronit
Private Organisations in Global Politics

Private Organisation in Global Politics is a groundbreaking study which brings together a broad range of case-studies to examine the role and character of private organisations in the process of political globalization. Focusing on areas such as human
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Crafting Democracy: Regional Politics in Post-Communist Europe by Jennifer A. Yoder
Crafting Democracy: Regional Politics in Post-Communist Europe

A decade after the fall of the Iron Curtain and the beginning of democratization and marketization in East Central Europe, a handful of countries introduced territorial and administrative reforms and created regional "self-governments": autonomous subnational-level
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Jennifer A. Yoder 1 Mar 2013 $77.99

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Crafting Democracy: Regional Politics in Post-Communist Europe by Jennifer A. Yoder
Crafting Democracy: Regional Politics in Post-Communist Europe

A decade after the fall of the Iron Curtain and the beginning of democratization and marketization in East Central Europe, a handful of countries introduced territorial and administrative reforms and created regional "self-governments": autonomous subnational-level
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Jennifer A. Yoder 23 Feb 2013 $77.99

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God's Plans for the American Working Class and the Holy land After 9/11/01 by Thomas J. Kuna-Jacob
God's Plans for the American Working Class and the Holy land After 9/11/01

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Thomas J. Kuna-Jacob 16 Feb 2013 $10.76

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Return to Putin's Russia: Past Imperfect, Future Uncertain by Stephen K. Wegren
Return to Putin's Russia: Past Imperfect, Future Uncertain

Now in a thoroughly revised, expanded, and updated edition, this classic text provides the most authoritative and current analysis available of the challenges facing Putin as he resumes the presidency. Leading scholars explore the daunting domestic
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World Report 2013: Events of 2012 by Human Rights Watch
World Report 2013: Events of 2012

"The reports of the New York-based Human Rights Watch have become extremely important. . . . Cogent and eminently practical, these reports have gone far beyond an account of human rights abuses. . . ."—Ahmed Rashid in The New York Review of Books

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The International Monetary Fund and Latin America: The Argentine Puzzle in Context by Claudia Kedar
The International Monetary Fund and Latin America: The Argentine Puzzle in Context

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has played a critical role in the global economy since the postwar era. But, claims Claudia Kedar, behind the strictly economic aspects of the IMF's intervention, there are influential interactions between IMF technocrats

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European and American Extreme Right Groups and the Internet by Caiani Manuela & Linda Parenti
European and American Extreme Right Groups and the Internet

How do right wing extremist organizations throughout the world use the Internet as a tool for communication and recruitment? What is its role in identity-building within radical right-wing groups and how do they use the Internet to set their agenda, build
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Japanese-Soviet Neutrality Pact by Boris Slavinsky
Japanese-Soviet Neutrality Pact

The neutrality pact between Japan and the Soviet Union, signed in April 1941, lapsed only nine months before its expiry date of April 1946 when the Soviet Union attacked Japan. Japan's neutrality had enabled Stalin to move Far Eastern forces to the German
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Boris Slavinsky 15 Dec 2012 $195.00

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Governing Europe: Discourse, Governmentality and European Integration by Jens Henrik Haahr & William Walters
Governing Europe: Discourse, Governmentality and European Integration

Governing Europe is the first book to systematically link Michel Foucault's hypotheses on power and 'governmentality' with the study of European integration. Through a series of empirical encounters that spans the fifty-year history of European integration,
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Organising Labour in Globalising Asia by Andrew Brown
Organising Labour in Globalising Asia

This book offers wide-ranging insights into the organising capacities of workers in Asia today. Nine case-studies examine workers' responses to class relations through independent unions, non-government organisations (NGOs) and more (dis)organised struggles.
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Changing Images of Civil Society: From Protest to Governance by Bruno Jobert
Changing Images of Civil Society: From Protest to Governance

Examines the concept of civil society, the role attributed to civil society in different countries, at different times and historic situations, the reasons for its surfacing and its multiple forms in political discourse.
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Bruno Jobert 1 Dec 2012 $140.00

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Categorically Incorrect: Ethical Fallacies in Canada's War on Terror by A. Alan Borovoy
Categorically Incorrect: Ethical Fallacies in Canada's War on Terror

Borovoy argues that Canada has pursued an ethically cockeyed war against terror, being needlessly dovish abroad and excessively hawkish at home.
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Harmonious World and China's New Foreign Policy by Guo And Blanchard
Harmonious World and China's New Foreign Policy

The concept of 'harmonious world' has become the basis for the new principles and goals of Chinese foreign policy under the fourth generation leadership. The question remains, however, about the exact meanings of these principles and slogans,
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Guo And Blanchard 27 Nov 2012 $36.99

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Essentials of Comparative Politics by Patrick H. O'Neil
Essentials of Comparative Politics

The freshest, most contemporary introduction to comparative politics.

Essentials of Comparative Politics introduces students to the concepts that political scientists use to study and compare political systems and the particulars of specific political
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Cases in Comparative Politics by Patrick H. O'Neil & Karl Fields & Don Share
Cases in Comparative Politics

Thirteen country studies that apply the conceptual framework developed in Essentials of Comparative Politics.

Cases in Comparative Politics, Fourth Edition, is a set of thirteen country studies that describe politics in the United Kingdom, the United
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How Political Parties Respond to Voters by Kay Lawson & Thomas Poguntke
How Political Parties Respond to Voters

How Political Parties Respond focuses specifically on the question of interest aggregation. Do parties today perform that function? If so, how? If not, in what different ways do they seek to show themselves responsive to the electorate?

This fascinating

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Political Regimes in the Arab World: Society and the Exercise of Power by Ferran Izquierdo Brichs
Political Regimes in the Arab World: Society and the Exercise of Power

One of the implications of Orientalism is that the Arab world, as a homogenous entity, is often analysed as an anomaly within the international system. This book argues that, despite their differences, societies across the globe ultimately construct their

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Tangled Titans: The United States and China by David Shambaugh
Tangled Titans: The United States and China

Tangled Titans offers the most current and comprehensive assessment available of United States–China relations. In this definitive book, leading experts consider the past, present, and future of this complex relationship through an in-depth
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Tangled Titans: The United States and China by David Shambaugh
Tangled Titans: The United States and China

Tangled Titans offers the most current and comprehensive assessment available of United States–China relations. In this definitive book, leading experts consider the past, present, and future of this complex relationship through an in-depth
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David Shambaugh 19 Oct 2012 $38.99

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Comparative Politics by Patrick H. O'Neil & Karl Fields & Dan Share
Comparative Politics

Essentials of Comparative Politics introduces students to the concepts that political scientists use to study and compare political systems and the particulars of specific political systems. The text is available with a corresponding casebook of 14 country
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Patrick H. O'Neil &
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The Performance of Nations by Jacek Kugler
The Performance of Nations

Why do some nations fail while others succeed? How can we compare the political capacity of a totalitarian regime to a democracy? Are democracies always more efficient? The Performance of Nations answers these key questions by providing a powerful
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The Performance of Nations by Jacek Kugler
The Performance of Nations

Why do some nations fail while others succeed? How can we compare the political capacity of a totalitarian regime to a democracy? Are democracies always more efficient? The Performance of Nations answers these key questions by providing a powerful
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Jacek Kugler 5 Oct 2012 $84.99

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Italian Critics of Capitalism by Lorella Cedroni
Italian Critics of Capitalism

The writings collected in this volume present leading statements of theories of democracy and capitalism in twentieth century Italy starting from Vilfredo Pareto. The book is the first (and the unique) collection of Italian classics on capitalism, it is
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Lorella Cedroni 4 Oct 2012 $32.99

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Italian Critics of Capitalism by Lorella Cedroni
Italian Critics of Capitalism

The writings collected in this volume present leading statements of theories of democracy and capitalism in twentieth century Italy starting from Vilfredo Pareto. The book is the first (and the unique) collection of Italian classics on capitalism, it is
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The New Latin American Left: Cracks in the Empire by Jeffery R. Webber
The New Latin American Left: Cracks in the Empire

This provocative, multidisciplinary work explores the dramatic resurgence of the Left in Latin America since the late 1990s. Offering a comprehensive account of the complexities and nuances of the shifting political tides in the region, the book provides
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The New Latin American Left: Cracks in the Empire by Jeffery R. Webber
The New Latin American Left: Cracks in the Empire

This provocative, multidisciplinary work explores the dramatic resurgence of the Left in Latin America since the late 1990s. Offering a comprehensive account of the complexities and nuances of the shifting political tides in the region, the book provides
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Jeffery R. Webber 28 Sep 2012 $38.99

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Comparative Politics and Crisis of Governance: The Russian Conundrum by Dr. Sudhir Kumar
Comparative Politics and Crisis of Governance: The Russian Conundrum

Democracy as a political system, its creation and evolution and implications on the people and the states has been the dominant subject matter of the comparative politics in the last five decades. The litmus test of such explanations has been the societies
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Dr. Sudhir Kumar 18 Sep 2012 $35.95

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Century of Genocide by Samuel Totten
Century of Genocide

The fourth edition of Centuries of Genocide: Essays and Eyewitness Accounts addresses examples of genocides perpetrated in the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. Each chapter of the book is written by a recognized expert in the field,

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Making Democratic Governance Work by Pippa Norris
Making Democratic Governance Work

Is democratic governance good for economic prosperity? Does it accelerate progress towards social welfare and human development? Does it generate a peace-dividend and reduce conflict at home? Within the international community, democracy and governance
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Pippa Norris 13 Sep 2012 $25.00

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World Criminal Justice Systems: A Comparative Survey by Richard J. Terrill
World Criminal Justice Systems: A Comparative Survey

This comparative text provides an understanding of major world criminal justice systems by discussing and comparing the systems of six of the world's countries: England, France, Russia, China, Japan, and a new chapter on South Africa -- each representative

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Richard J. Terrill 11 Sep 2012 $84.95

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Multidimensional Diplomacy of Contemporary China by Simon Shen
Multidimensional Diplomacy of Contemporary China

Multidimensional Diplomacy of Contemporary China covers the interaction between China's multidimensional dealings with various parts of the world in the 21st century. Covering from the ancient Taoism and a new growing 'harmonious international order' in
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Higher Education and Equality of Opportunity: Cross-National Perspectives by Fred Lazin
Higher Education and Equality of Opportunity: Cross-National Perspectives

This volume provides a broad overview of recent higher education policy in a variety of countries, both developed and developing, around the world. Using interdisciplinary methods and analysis, it focuses on how diminishing governmental resources and expanding
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The Transition from Technocracy to Aristocracy in Japan, 1955-2003 by Christopher Titus North
The Transition from Technocracy to Aristocracy in Japan, 1955-2003

The core issue underlying the bulk of scholarly research into the Japanese political economy is the relationship between the bureaucracy and the politicians. My study investigates whether there has been a relative decline in bureaucratic influence and
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Christopher Titus North 7 Sep 2012 $18.00

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Governments, NGOs and Anti-Corruption: The New Integrity Warriors by Luís|Hindess Barry de Sousa
Governments, NGOs and Anti-Corruption: The New Integrity Warriors

The purpose of this book is to understand the rise, future and implications of two important new kinds of "integrity warriors" - official anti-corruption agencies (ACAs) and anti-corruption NGOs - and to locate them in a wider context and history of anti-corruption

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European Union Foreign and Security Policy: Towards a Neighbourhood Strategy by Roland Dannreuther
European Union Foreign and Security Policy: Towards a Neighbourhood Strategy

The end of the Cold War presented a major challenge to Western Europe and to the European Union. It led not only to a whole new set of countries seeking to join the EU, but also to a strong demand for a more intensive EU engagement in the broader regional
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Politics and Post-Colonial Theory: African Inflections by Pal Ahluwalia
Politics and Post-Colonial Theory: African Inflections

This groundbreaking book makes sense of the complexities and dynamics of post-colonial politics, illustrating how post-colonial theory has marginalised a huge part of its constituency, namely Africa.
Politics and Post-Colonial Theory traces how African
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Debating Political Identity and Legitimacy in the European Union by Sonia Lucarelli
Debating Political Identity and Legitimacy in the European Union

How can we conceptualize identity and legitimacy in the context of the European union? What is the role of narratives, political symbols, public debate and institutional practices in the process of identity formation and legitimacy consolidation?

Debating

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The Political Economy of Russia by Neil Robinson
The Political Economy of Russia

This timely book explores Russia's political development since the collapse of the USSR and how inextricably it has been bound up with economic change. Assessing the legacies of the Soviet period, leading scholars trace the evolution of Russia's political
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Isles of the North: A Voyage to the Realms of the Norse by Ian Mitchell
Isles of the North: A Voyage to the Realms of the Norse

In the summer of 2002, Mitchell set sail aboard the 30-foot yacht Foggy Dew on a voyage that took him from his home through the Western Isles to Orkney and Shetland and on to the west coast of Norway. Against the backdrop of one of the world's most spectacular
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Reflections on Conservative Politics in the United Kingdom and the United States: Still Soul Mates? by Dr. Mark McNaught
Reflections on Conservative Politics in the United Kingdom and the United States: Still Soul Mates?

This collective work compares US and UK conservative thought in the areas of the meaning of rights, foreign policy mission, the role of religious activism within their respective party politics, and the impact of the current economic crisis on conservative
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International Relations of Asia by David Shambaugh
International Relations of Asia

As the world's most vital region, Asia embodies explosive economic growth, diverse political systems, vibrant societies, modernizing militaries, cutting-edge technologies, rich cultural traditions amid globalization, and strategic competition among major
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The Fall and Rise of the Islamic State: [New in Paper] by Noah Feldman
The Fall and Rise of the Islamic State: [New in Paper]

Perhaps no other Western writer has more deeply probed the bitter struggle in the Muslim world between the forces of religion and law and those of violence and lawlessness as Noah Feldman. His scholarship has defined the stakes in the Middle East today.

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Divine Justice: Religion And The Development Of Chinese Legal Culture by Paul R. Katz
Divine Justice: Religion And The Development Of Chinese Legal Culture

This book examines the integral role of religious beliefs and practices in Chinese legal culture.
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Demystifying the European Union: The Enduring Logic of Regional Integration by Roy H. Ginsberg
Demystifying the European Union: The Enduring Logic of Regional Integration

Written by one of the premier scholars on the European Union and hailed as the best undergraduate text on the subject, this book has been thoroughly revised and updated to include the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty. Clear and comprehensive, it 'demystifies'
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Roy H. Ginsberg 3 Jul 2012 $33.99

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Securitizing Balance of Power Theory: A Polymorphic Reconceptualization by Ilai Z. Saltzman
Securitizing Balance of Power Theory: A Polymorphic Reconceptualization

Securitizing Balance of Power Theory: A Polymorphic Reconceptualization by Ilai Z. Saltzman presents a cutting-edge attempt to re-conceptualize one of the fundamental concepts of International Relations theory—balance of power theory—by
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International Relations in Southeast Asia: The Struggle for Autonomy by Donald E. Weatherbee
International Relations in Southeast Asia: The Struggle for Autonomy

This balanced, comprehensive guide to Southeast Asian politics offers a sensible but nondogmatic realist approach to the region's international relations. In this revised, second edition, Donald E. Weatherbee lucidly explains the dynamics of the Southeast
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Donald E. Weatherbee 20 Jun 2012 $33.99

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Party Government in the New Europe by Hans Keman
Party Government in the New Europe

This truly comparative volume examines the "life cycle" of party governments in Europe from 1990 onwards, and analyses its role and function in contemporary European parliamentary democracies.

The life and the performance of party governments in Europe

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Hans Keman 9 Jun 2012 $135.00

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New Visions for Market Governance: Crisis and Renewal by Kate Macdonald
New Visions for Market Governance: Crisis and Renewal

The financial crisis of 2008-2009 and the "Great Recession" that it precipitated highlight a number of important questions about the governance of contemporary capitalism. How do shortcomings in existing market governance institutions help to account

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Kate Macdonald 9 Jun 2012 $140.00

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Bureaucratic Reform in the Ottoman Empire: The Sublime Porte, 1789-1922 by Carter Vaughn Vaughn Findley
Bureaucratic Reform in the Ottoman Empire: The Sublime Porte, 1789-1922

From the author's preface: Sublime Porte--there must be few terms more redolent, even today, of the fascination that the Islamic Middle East has long exercised over Western imaginations. Yet there must also be few Western minds that now know what this

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African Parliamentary Reform by Frederick Stapenhurst
African Parliamentary Reform

Some of the most far-reaching and innovative parliamentary reform is occurring in Africa. While these reforms are not yet widespread across the continent, parliaments in some African countries are asserting their independence as policymakers, as overseers

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Frederick Stapenhurst 16 May 2012 $130.00

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Climate Policy Changes in Germany and Japan by Rie Watanabe
Climate Policy Changes in Germany and Japan

Climate Policy Changes in Germany and Japan compares two decades of climate policy development in Germany and Japan. It examines whether there is any difference between the types and levels of policy change in the two countries, and, if so, what factors

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Rie Watanabe 16 May 2012 $130.00

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Climate Policy Changes in Germany and Japan by Rie Watanabe
Climate Policy Changes in Germany and Japan

Climate Policy Changes in Germany and Japan compares two decades of climate policy development in Germany and Japan. It examines whether there is any difference between the types and levels of policy change in the two countries, and, if so, what factors

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Rie Watanabe 16 May 2012 $130.00

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Customary Law in the Modern World: The Crossfire of Sudan's War of Identities by Francis Deng
Customary Law in the Modern World: The Crossfire of Sudan's War of Identities

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Referendums and Representative Democracy: Responsiveness, Accountability and Deliberation by Maija Setala
Referendums and Representative Democracy: Responsiveness, Accountability and Deliberation

This volume analyses how the use of referendums affects the central functions and characteristics of representative democracy and provides a balanced account on the interaction between referendums, representative institutions and actors.
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Maija Setala 6 May 2012 $120.00

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The Caliphate Question by Sean Oliver-Dee
The Caliphate Question

The Caliphate Question combines the disciplines of theology, history, and international relations in order to approach the complex and sensitive issue of how Western governments-in this case the British-have historically engaged with foreign policyissues
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Reconstructing Law and Justice in a Postcolony by Nonso Okafo
Reconstructing Law and Justice in a Postcolony

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Fascism by Brian E. Fogarty
Fascism

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World Criminal Justice Systems by Richard J. Terrill
World Criminal Justice Systems

This comparative text provides an understanding of major foreign criminal justice systems by discussing and comparing the systems of six of the world's more industrialized countries: England, France, Sweden, Russia, China and Japan - each representative

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Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Postcommunist World by Valerie Bunce
Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Postcommunist World

Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Postcommunist World examines three waves of democratic change that took place in eleven different former Communist nations. It draws important conclusions about the rise, development, and breakdown of both democracy
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Law's Cosmos by Victoria Wohl
Law's Cosmos

Recent literary-critical work in legal studies reads law as a genre of literature, noting that Western law originated as a branch of rhetoric in classical Greece and lamenting the fact that the law has lost its connection to poetic language, narrative,
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Victoria Wohl 18 Apr 2012 $90.00

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Politics and Government in Israel by Gregory Mahler
Politics and Government in Israel

This even-handed and thorough text explores Israeli government and politics. First tracing the history and development of the state, Mahler then examines the social, religious, economic, and cultural contexts within which Israeli politics takes place.
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Oil in the Soil by Pamela Martin
Oil in the Soil

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Globalizing de Gaulle by Christian Nuenlist
Globalizing de Gaulle

This book offers novel perspectives and insights into key themes of French foreign policy in the de Gaulle years (1958-69). Globalizing research on the ideas and impact of le gZnZral, the volume's 13 well-matched essays by leading experts in the field
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Multination States in Asia by Jacques Bertrand
Multination States in Asia

As countries in Asia try to create unified polities, many face challenges from minority groups within their own borders seeking independence. This volume brings together international experts on countries in all regions of Asia to debate how differently
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The Evolution of Modern States by Sven Steinmo
The Evolution of Modern States

The Evolution of Modern States is a significant contribution to the literatures on political economy, globalization, historical institutionalism, and social science methodology. The book begins with a simple question: why do rich capitalist democracies
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Central and East European Politics by Sharon Wolchik
Central and East European Politics

Now in a fully updated edition, this essential text explores the other half of Europe, the new and future members of the EU along with the problems and potential they bring to the region and to the world stage. Clear and comprehensive, it offers an authoritative
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Sharon Wolchik 10 Apr 2012 $38.99

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Coalition Politics and Economic Development by Irfan Nooruddin
Coalition Politics and Economic Development

Coalition Politics and Economic Development challenges the conventional wisdom that coalition government hinders necessary policy reform in developing countries. Irfan Nooruddin presents a fresh theory that institutionalized gridlock, by reducing policy
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Irfan Nooruddin 8 Apr 2012 $28.00

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Privatizing Pensions by Mitchell A. Orenstein
Privatizing Pensions

To what extent do international organizations, global policy networks, and transnational policy entrepreneurs influence domestic policy makers? Have we entered a new phase of globalization that, unbeknownst to most citizens, shapes policies that used

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The Battle for Saudi Arabia by As'Ad Abukhalil
The Battle for Saudi Arabia

In The Battle for Saudi Arabia: Royalty, Fundamentalism, and Global Power , Professor As`ad AbuKhalil confronts the contradictory nature of Saudi Arabia-questions that both the Saudi government, long shrouded in mystery, and the United States government,
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Colombia and the United States by Mario A. Murillo
Colombia and the United States

Every year the United States spends millions of dollars to help the war-ravaged country of Colombia. But help it with what? In Colombia and the U.S. Mario Murillo explores the misdirected and devastating impact that U.S. military "aid" continues to have
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World Report 2011 by Human Rights Watch
World Report 2011

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world's leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.
Written in straightforward, non-technical
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Political Leadership, Nations and Charisma by Vivian Ibrahim
Political Leadership, Nations and Charisma

This ground-breaking and innovative book examines the influence of charisma on power, authority and nationalism. The authors both apply and challenge Max Weber's concept of 'charisma' and integrate it into a broader discussion of other theoretical models.

Using

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Saudi Maritime Policy by Hatim Al-Bisher & Selina Stead & Tim Gray
Saudi Maritime Policy

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Learning from the EU Constitutional Treaty by Ben Crum
Learning from the EU Constitutional Treaty

The negative results of referenda on the European Union (EU) Constitutional Treaty in France and the Netherlands, and subsequent low-key adoption of the Treaty of Lisbon raise complex questions about the possible democratization of international organisations.

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The Politics of Containment by Thomas Paster
The Politics of Containment

This book assesses the role of employers in the development of welfare state and labour market institutions. Building on an in-depth analysis of Germany, a market economy known to often provide economic benefits to firms, this book explores one of the

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Looking for Work in Post-Socialist China by Feng Xu
Looking for Work in Post-Socialist China

Unemployment is one of the most politically explosive issues in China and has gained further prominence as a result of the present global financial crisis. The novelty, urgency, and complexity of Chinese unemployment have compelled the government to experiment

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Parliamentary Oversight Tools by Riccardo Pelizzo & Frederick Stapenhurst
Parliamentary Oversight Tools

This book investigates Parliaments' capacity to oversee government activities, policies and expenditures. Utilising a comparative approach, the book presents a new examination of oversight tools and discusses the conditions under which such tools are

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Frederick Stapenhurst
21 Mar 2012 $135.00

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International Environmental Agreements by Steinar Andresen
International Environmental Agreements

International environmental agreements provide a practical basis for countries to address environmental issues on a global scale. This book explores the workings and outcomes of these agreements, and analyses key questions of why some problems are dealt

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The EU's Shifting Borders by Klaus Bachmann
The EU's Shifting Borders

The EU's internal borders have become mostly invisible. Today, external borders are at the centre of controversy about an alleged 'fortress Europe'. Using different theoretical and methodological perspectives this book examines the challenges facing the

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State Structure, Policy Formation and Economic Development in Southeast Asia by Antoinette R. Raquiza
State Structure, Policy Formation and Economic Development in Southeast Asia

Why do some small, developing countries industrialize and others don't? What factors account for different economic performance among states that are vulnerable to external shocks, crony capitalism, and political instability? This book argues that the
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Human Rights and Democracy in EU Foreign Policy by Rosa Balfour
Human Rights and Democracy in EU Foreign Policy

This book investigates the disparity between rhetoric and performance in the European Union response to abuses of human rights and transgression of democracy. With the Arab spring putting the spotlight on the EU's self-portrait as committed to promoting

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Rosa Balfour 16 Mar 2012 $135.00

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Comparative Regional Security Governance by Shaun Breslin
Comparative Regional Security Governance

This book seeks to understand the role of regions in the provision of security (and insecurity) practices across the globe. Specialists with expertise in the regions they examine present eight case studies and analyses of the Americas, Africa and the

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Shaun Breslin 11 Mar 2012 $135.00

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Public Broadcasting and Political Interference by Chris Hanretty
Public Broadcasting and Political Interference

Public broadcasters, like the BBC and the Italian broadcaster RAI, are some of the most important media organisations in the world. Politicians are often tempted to interfere in the workings of these broadcasters and when this happens, the results are

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Why Is There No Labor Party in the United States? by Robin Archer
Why Is There No Labor Party in the United States?

Why is the United States the only advanced capitalist country with no labor party? This question is one of the great enduring puzzles of American political development, and it lies at the heart of a fundamental debate about the nature of American society.

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Competitive Authoritarianism by Steven Levitsky & Lucan A. Way
Competitive Authoritarianism

Based on a detailed study of 35 cases in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and post-communist Eurasia, this book explores the fate of competitive authoritarian regimes between 1990 and 2008. It finds that where social, economic, and technocratic ties to the
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Steven Levitsky &
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Custom as a Source of Law by David J. Bederman
Custom as a Source of Law

A central puzzle in jurisprudence has been the role of custom in law. Custom is simply the practices and usages of distinctive communities. But are such customs legally binding? Can custom be law, even before it is recognized by authoritative legislation
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David J. Bederman 18 Feb 2012 $26.00

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Parliamentary Roles in Modern Legislatures by Magnus Blomgren
Parliamentary Roles in Modern Legislatures

This book gathers the most influential authors on role research and legislative studies to examine the different roles that MPs are playing in modern-day legislatures. It provides a comprehensive and critical overview of current research on legislative

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New Challenger Parties in Western Europe by Airo Hino
New Challenger Parties in Western Europe

This book provides a systematic and comparative account of the rise of 'new challenger parties' across Western Europe. It analyses how parties that challenge the conventional party system by addressing issues neglected by existing parties can succeed

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Airo Hino 12 Feb 2012 $135.00

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Roman Law and the Legal World of the Romans by Andrew M. Riggsby
Roman Law and the Legal World of the Romans

In this book, Andrew Riggsby offers a survey of the main areas of Roman law, both substantive and procedural, and how the legal world interacted with the rest of Roman life. Emphasising basic concepts, he recounts its historical development and focuses
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India's Israel Policy by Kumaraswamy Kumaraswamy
India's Israel Policy

India's foreign policy toward Israel is a subject of deep dispute. Throughout the twentieth century arguments have raged over the Palestinian problem and the future of bilateral relations. Yet no text comprehensively looks at the attitudes and policies

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Kumaraswamy Kumaraswamy 10 Feb 2012 $43.99

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Leftist Governments in Latin America by Kurt Weyland
Leftist Governments in Latin America

Can Latin Americaís ënew leftí stimulate economic development, enhance social equity, and deepen democracy in spite of the economic and political constraints it faces? This is the first book to systematically examine the policies and performance of
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Kurt Weyland 8 Feb 2012 $23.00

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Post-Imperial Democracies by Stephen E. Hanson
Post-Imperial Democracies

This book examines the causal impact of ideology through a comparative-historical analysis of three cases of 'post-imperial democracy': the early Third Republic in France (1870-1886); the Weimar Republic in Germany (1918–1934); and post-Soviet Russia
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Stephen E. Hanson 8 Feb 2012 $24.00

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Ordering Power by Dan Slater
Ordering Power

Like the postcolonial world more generally, Southeast Asia exhibits tremendous variation in state capacity and authoritarian durability. Ordering Power draws on theoretical insights dating back to Thomas Hobbes to develop a unified framework for explaining
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World Report 2012 by Human Rights Watch
World Report 2012

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Latin American Party Systems by Herbert Kitschelt & Kirk A. Hawkins & Juan Pablo Luna
Latin American Party Systems

Political parties provide a crucial link between voters and politicians. This link takes a variety of forms in democratic regimes, from the organization of political machines built around clientelistic networks to the establishment of sophisticated programmatic
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Herbert Kitschelt &
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Social Capital in Developing Democracies by Leslie E. Anderson
Social Capital in Developing Democracies

Drawing on extensive field work in Nicaragua and Argentina, as well as public opinion and elite data, Leslie E. Andersonís Social Capital in Developing Democracies explores the contribution of social capital to the process of democratization and the limits
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Leslie E. Anderson 26 Jan 2012 $25.00

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The Politics of Welfare State Reform in Continental Europe by Silja Hausermann
The Politics of Welfare State Reform in Continental Europe

This book challenges existing theories of welfare state change by analyzing pension reforms in France, Germany, and Switzerland between 1970 and 2004. It explains why all three countries were able to adopt far-reaching reforms, adapting their pension regimes
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Silja Hausermann 26 Jan 2012 $26.00

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Asia and Latin America by Jorn Dosch
Asia and Latin America

Until the late 1980s, Japan was the only Asian country in Asia with notable political and economic relations. Since then, however, several Asian nations have perceived growing links with the Latin American region as a means of diversifying their political

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Jorn Dosch 23 Jan 2012 $130.00

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Italy Today by Andrea Mammone
Italy Today

Italy Today represents one of the most comprehensive examinations of contemporary Italy. It is a provocative and an innovative collection that aims to highlight the current 'crisis' of the country through an analysis of several different 'dark shadows'

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Andrea Mammone 23 Jan 2012 $47.95

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Never Allow a Crisis to Go to Waste: Barack Obama and the Evolution of American Socialism by Bart Depalma
Never Allow a Crisis to Go to Waste: Barack Obama and the Evolution of American Socialism

Majorities of Americans believe Barack Obama is a socialist and that the President's policies are moving the United States towards socialism. But very few can explain why they share this belief.

Never Allow A Crisis To Go To Waste: Barack Obama and the

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Political Campaigning, Elections and the Internet by Darren Lilleker & Nigel Jackson
Political Campaigning, Elections and the Internet

The Internet first played a minor role in the 1992 U.S. Presidential election, and has gradually increased in importance so that it is central to election campaign strategy. However, election campaigners have, until very recently, focused on Web 1.0:

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Contemporary Mexican Politics by Emily Edmonds-Poli & David Shirk
Contemporary Mexican Politics

Now in a thoroughly updated edition, this comprehensive and engaging text explores contemporary Mexico's political development and examines the most important policy issues facing Mexico in the twenty-first century. The first half of the book begins with
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Emily Edmonds-Poli &
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14 Jan 2012 $38.99

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Women and Representation in Local Government by Barbara Pini
Women and Representation in Local Government

Women and Representation in Local Government opens up an opportunity to critique and move beyond suppositions and labels in relation to women in local government.

Presenting a wealth of new empirical material, this book brings together international

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Barbara Pini 11 Jan 2012 $138.00

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The Cure for the American Healthcare Malady by FACP FACG James H. DeGerome MD
The Cure for the American Healthcare Malady

Synopsis: The Cure for the American Healthcare Malady is an intelligent, logical and meticulously researched examination of healthcare by an author and physician who knows firsthand the problems we, as a nation, face with large numbers of families unable
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FACP FACG James H. DeGerome MD 10 Jan 2012 $9.99

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Full Spectrum Diplomacy and Grand Strategy by John Lenczowski
Full Spectrum Diplomacy and Grand Strategy

Full Spectrum Diplomacy and Grand Strategy: Reforming the Structure and Culture of U.S. Foreign Policy, by John Lenczowski, offers a solution to one of the greatest weaknesses in U.S. foreign policy that has exacerbated the unprecedented anti-Americanism
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Turkey and the European Union by Selcen Öner
Turkey and the European Union

European identity has always been in a state of construction. With the creation of the European Union, however, this construction now takes place within an institutional framework, introducing a number of new variables. Selcen Öner's Turkey and the European
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Selcen Öner 29 Nov 2011 $84.99

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A Theory of Foreign Policy by Glenn Palmer & T. Clifton Morgan
A Theory of Foreign Policy

This book presents a general explanation of how states develop their foreign policy. The theory stands in contrast to most approaches--which assume that states want to maximize security--by assuming that states pursue two things, or goods, through their

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Glenn Palmer &
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Imperialism: A Study by John A. Hobson
Imperialism: A Study

This digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's (http://www.humanitiesebook.org) online version of the same title.
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Seeking Changes: Political Development in Contemporary China by Authors Various
Seeking Changes: Political Development in Contemporary China

China's revolutionary attempt to transition to socialism was an economic disaster. Since adopting elements of an open market policy in the 1970s, China has doubled its GDP every decade, and has lifted 400 million people out of absolute poverty. But as
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Authors Various 5 Oct 2011 $12.99

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The Madisonian Turn by Kaare Strøm
The Madisonian Turn

This book is unique in its comparative scope and the wealth of information on the state of parliamentary democracy in the Nordic countries. It is particularly useful for the comparativists who do not come from these countries, because the original literature
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Kaare Strøm 15 Aug 2011 $85.00

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Oil in the Soil by Pamela L. Martin
Oil in the Soil

Paradise may have been found in the Western Amazon, but it is on the brink of destruction. Oil in the Soil analyzes the campaign to save the Ishpingo-Tambococha-Tiputini (ITT) block of Yasuní National Park in Ecuador's Amazon and the global networksthat
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Pamela L. Martin 4 Jul 2011 $64.99

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Europe Today by Ronald Tiersky
Europe Today

This clearly written and comprehensive book, a true twenty-first-century enterprise, is the only work that offers a sustained and unified set of both country case studies and analysis of the European Union. The contributors, an authoritative group of Americans
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Ronald Tiersky 3 Jul 2011 $67.99

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Dictators and Dictatorships by Natasha M. Ezrow
Dictators and Dictatorships

Dictators and Dictatorships is a qualitative enquiry into the politics of authoritarian regimes. It argues that political outcomes in dictatorships are largely a product of leader-elite relations. Differences in the internal structure of dictatorships
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Natasha M. Ezrow 19 May 2011 $120.00

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Responsive Democracy by Jeeyang Rhee Baum
Responsive Democracy

"Responsive Democracy is a pioneering contribution to the political analysis of administrative law in East Asia. Both political scientists and legal academics will greatly benefit from the author's in-depth analysis of the intersection between presidential
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Why America Must Not Follow Europe by Daniel Hannan
Why America Must Not Follow Europe

Daniel Hannan, a British Conservative Member of the European Parliament, calls on Americans to avoid Europe's future. He traces the common roots of British and American liberty, and describes how both countries are losing their inheritance as government
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Daniel Hannan 20 Feb 2011 $5.99

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Beyond Realism: Human Security in India and Pakistan in the Twenty-First Century by Rekha Datta
Beyond Realism: Human Security in India and Pakistan in the Twenty-First Century

As the world is changing, many scholars, analysts, and policy makers agree that even as governments need to confront external threats, creating sustainable domestic environments is imperative as a policy priority. As events surrounding September 11, 2001continue
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Rekha Datta 7 Jan 2011 $32.99

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Anyone That Works for a Living and Votes Republican Is an Idiot by Clyde Coughenour
Anyone That Works for a Living and Votes Republican Is an Idiot

Anyone Th at Works for a Living and Votes Republican Is an Idiot provides an overview of the political plight of the U.S. worker, primarily over the last century. It is intended for those citizens of the United States who work for a living in times of
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Clyde Coughenour 5 Dec 2010 $9.99

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Institutional Design and Voting Power in the European Union by Marek A. Cichocki
Institutional Design and Voting Power in the European Union

From leading global experts in the fields of politics and mathematics comes this thoughtful analysis of the nature and distribution of power within the European Union and the practical implications of the current institutional design on its members. A
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Marek A. Cichocki 25 Oct 2010 $134.95

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Regional Leadership in the Global System: Ideas, Interests and Strategies of Regional Powers by Daniel Flemes
Regional Leadership in the Global System: Ideas, Interests and Strategies of Regional Powers

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International Governance, Regimes, and Globalization: Case Studies from Beijing and Taipei by Peter Kien-hong Yu
International Governance, Regimes, and Globalization: Case Studies from Beijing and Taipei

In the this collection, International Governance, Regimes, and Globalization, the writers explore international relations and globalization by using specific examples from Beijing and Taipei. In December 1949, when China was politically divided thePeople's
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Taming the Gods: Religion and Democracy on Three Continents by Ian Buruma
Taming the Gods: Religion and Democracy on Three Continents

For eight years the president of the United States was a born-again Christian, backed by well-organized evangelicals who often seemed intent on erasing the church-state divide. In Europe, the increasing number of radicalized Muslims is creating widespread
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Ian Buruma 21 Apr 2010 $14.95

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Democratic Breakdown and the Decline of the Russian Military by Zoltan Barany
Democratic Breakdown and the Decline of the Russian Military

Why have Russian generals acquired an important political position since the Soviet Union's collapse while at the same time the effectiveness of their forces has deteriorated? Why have there been no radical defense reforms in Russia since the end of the
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Zoltan Barany 16 Apr 2010 $29.95

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Structuring the State: The Formation of Italy and Germany and the Puzzle of Federalism by Daniel Ziblatt
Structuring the State: The Formation of Italy and Germany and the Puzzle of Federalism

Germany's and Italy's belated national unifications continue to loom large in contemporary debates. Often regarded as Europe's paradigmatic instances of failed modernization, the two countries form the basis of many of our most prized theories of social
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Daniel Ziblatt 16 Apr 2010 $29.95

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Waging Peace: Israel and the Arabs, 1948-2003 by Itamar Rabinovich
Waging Peace: Israel and the Arabs, 1948-2003

Considerably expanded to include the impact of the 2003 war in Iraq and its aftermath, this new edition of Waging Peace provides a unique insight into the critical debate on the future of peace in the Middle East. A former chief negotiator for Israel,
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Itamar Rabinovich 16 Apr 2010 $32.95

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Representative Democracy: Legislators and their Constituents by Michael L. Mezey
Representative Democracy: Legislators and their Constituents

Although we tend to use the terms "representative democracy" and "democracy" as synonyms, Michael Mezey maintains that they are not. Democracy means that the people govern; representative democracy means that the people elect others to govern for them.
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Michael L. Mezey 13 Apr 2010 $84.99

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Europe Old and New: Transnationalism, Belonging, Xenophobia by Ray Taras
Europe Old and New: Transnationalism, Belonging, Xenophobia

Is Europe indeed uniting or instead falling apart as a result of anti-immigrant prejudices, a massive Islamic influx, and ancient intra-European hatreds? This innovative and engaging book explores this key question by examining the national and religiousphobias
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Freedom for Sale by John Kampfner
Freedom for Sale

Democratic liberalism v. authoritarianism - the ideological divide that defined the twentieth century. But when the cold war ended, "the end of history" was proclaimed. Soon the fire of freedom would burn worldwide, the experts said. And where markets
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Pan-Africanism Caribbean Connections by Abdul K. Bangura
Pan-Africanism Caribbean Connections

This book deals with the African legacy of Caribbean societies. It shows how literary works and practices have highlighted the relations between Africans in the continent and those in the Diaspora and the interconnections among their social institutio

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Unchopping a Tree: Reconciliation in the Aftermath of Political Violence by Ernesto Verdeja
Unchopping a Tree: Reconciliation in the Aftermath of Political Violence

A significant new examination of the possibilities of reconciliation after wars and genocide
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The Professionalisation of Political Communication by R. Negrine
The Professionalisation of Political Communication

Has the communication of politics become professionalised? Who are the 'professionals' and what part do they play in the political process? Can the process of professionalisation be observed in different political systems? These, and related questions,
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Recasting Welfare Capitalism: Economic Adjustment in Contemporary France and Germany by Mark Vail
Recasting Welfare Capitalism: Economic Adjustment in Contemporary France and Germany

Compares and contrasts the development of welfare capitalism in France and Germany, through good times and bad, since the 1970s
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