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    The International Politics of the Persian Gulf by Mehran Kamrava    We're Still Right, They're Still Wrong: The Democrats' Case for 2016 by James Carville    Writing the Decline by Richard Pithouse    Quebec-Ontario Relations: A Shared Destiny? by Jean-Fran Savard    Summary of Why the Right Went Wrong: by E.J. Dionne | Includes Analysis by Instaread Summaries    The United States and Asia: Regional Dynamics and Twenty-First-Century Relations by Robert G. Sutter    The Polarized Congress: The Post-Traditional Procedure of Its Current Struggles by Charles Tiefer    Radical Right-Wing Populist Parties in Western Europe: Into the Mainstream? by Tjitske Akkerman    The World of Protracted Conflicts by Michael Brecher    Intelligence Governance and Democratisation: A Comparative Analysis of the Limits of Reform by Peter Gill    A Comparative Introduction to Political Science: Contention and Cooperation by Alan G. Smith    Nation-Building and Identity in the Post-Soviet Space: New Tools and Approaches by Rico Isaacs & Abel Polese    Power and Change in Iran: Politics of Contention and Conciliation by Daniel Brumberg & Farideh Farhi    The Right in Latin America: Elite Power, Hegemony and the Struggle for the State by Barry Cannon    Contemporary Mexican Politics by Emily Edmonds-Poli & David A. Shirk    A Century of Arab Politics: From the Arab Revolt to the Arab Spring by Bruce Maddy-Weitzman    African Institutions: Challenges to Political, Social, and Economic Foundations of Africa's Development by Ali A. Mazrui & Francis Wiafe-Amoako    Democracy (Made in Taiwan): The 'Success' State as a Political Theory by Chih-Yu Shih    Chinese Foreign Relations: Power and Policy since the Cold War by Robert G. Sutter    Vladimir Putin and the New World Order: Looking East, Looking West? by J. L. Black    Unfinished Revolutions: Yemen, Libya, and Tunisia after the Arab Spring by Ibrahim Fraihat    Challenges of the Developing World by Howard Handelman    Reputation and International Cooperation: Sovereign Debt across Three Centuries by Michael Tomz    A Constitutional Democracy: Voices and Votes by Edward Delon    How Armies Respond to Revolutions and Why by Zoltan Barany    Chinese Foreign Relations: Power and Policy since the Cold War by Robert G. Sutter    Language and Identity Politics: A Cross-Atlantic Perspective by Christina Spati    Crafting Civilian Control of the Military in Venezuela: A Comparative Perspective by Harold A. Trinkunas    Eroding Military Influence in Brazil: Politicians Against Soldiers by Wendy Hunter    Blazing the Neoliberal Trail: Urban Political Development in the United States and the United Kingdom by Timothy P. R. Weaver    Very British Rebels? The Culture and Politics of Ulster Loyalism by James White McAuley    Latin American Revolutionaries and the Arab World: From the Suez Canal to the Arab Spring by Dr. Federico V?lez    Achieving Democracy: Democratization in Theory and Practice by Mary Fran T. Malone    Executive Politics in Semi-Presidential Regimes: Power Distribution and Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers by Martin Carrier    US Climate Change Policy by Christopher J. Professor Bailey    Transformations of Populism in Europe and the Americas: History and Recent Tendencies by John Abromeit    Why Nations Realign: Foreign Policy Restructuring in the Postwar World by K. J. Holsti    Marxism-Leninism and the Theory of International Relations by V. Kubalkova & A. Cruickshank    International Cultural Relations by J. M. Mitchell    Radical Right Parties in Central and Eastern Europe: Mainstream Party Competition and Electoral Fortune by Bartek Pytlas    Essay Collections in International Relations: A Classified Bibliography by Moorhead Wright & Jane Davis & Michael Clarke    Democratic Latin America by Craig Arceneaux    The Political Economy of Border Drawing: Arranging Legality in European Labor Migration Policies by Regine Paul    The Hidden History of Crime, Corruption, and States by Renate Bridenthal    The Community of States: A Study in International Political Theory by James Mayall    Current International Treaties by T. B. Millar    The Condition of States by Cornelia Navari    The Reason of States: A Study in International Political Theory by Michael Donelan    Explorations in Ethics and International Relations: Essays in Honour of Sydney Bailey by Nicholas A. Sims    Power-Sharing in Conflict-Ridden Societies: Challenges for Building Peace and Democratic Stability by K?re Mr Vollan & ?yvind Mr Stiansen & Nils A. Professor Butensch?n

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Summary of Why the Right Went Wrong: by E.J. Dionne | Includes Analysis

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Why the Right Went Wrong by E.J. Dionne Jr. is a history and analysis of the conservative movement from the early 1960s to 2015. Conservative polarization and radicalization did not happen in response to the election of President Barack Obama in 2008. Instead, the roots of the radical conservative Tea Party movement of 2010, and the violently nativist 2016 campaign of Donald Trump, stretch back to Barry Goldwater's unsuccessful 1964 Republican campaign.

Goldwater??s conservatism was based on two central themes. The...

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

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

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 Evolution of American Socialism demonstrates why the American people are right.

Author and attorney Bart DePalma explains how socialism evolved after the collapse of the Soviet Union from classical state ownership of the means of production into a new asymmetric form - using progressive tools to achieve socialist ends, while misrepresenting the...

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Why America Must Not Follow Europe

Why America Must Not Follow Europe by Daniel HannanDaniel 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 crowds out the private sphere. He calls for a renewed commitment to the Anglosphere: the alliance of free, English-speaking nations which has preserved freedom in our time.
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The Rule of the Clan: What an Ancient Form of Social Organization Reveals About the Future of Individual Freedom

The Rule of the Clan: What an Ancient Form of Social Organization Reveals About the Future of Individual Freedom by Mark S. Weiner

A revealing look at the role kin-based societies have played throughout history and around the world

A lively, wide-ranging meditation on human development that offers surprising lessons for the future of modern individualism, The Rule of the Clan examines the constitutional principles and cultural institutions of kin-based societies, from medieval Iceland to modern Pakistan.
Mark S. Weiner, an expert in constitutional law and legal history, shows us that true individual freedom depends on the existence of a robust state dedicated to the public interest. In the absence of a healthy state, he...

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A Constitutional Democracy: Voices and Votes

A Constitutional Democracy: Voices and Votes by Edward Delon

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

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

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Isles of the North: A Voyage to the Realms of the Norse

Isles of the North: A Voyage to the Realms of the Norse by Ian MitchellIn 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 coastlines, he sailed up the Nordfjord, down to Bergen, then out to Utsira.
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Securing Freedom

Securing Freedom by Eliza Manningham-Buller

How do we balance our belief in human freedom with the need to defend ourselves against those who believe the use of terror can be justified? Can our handling of security risk and the laws we pass to deal with them distort our response to the threat of terrorism?

In this sobering and remarkably frank analysis based on her 2011 Reith Lectures, Eliza Manningham-Buller, ex-Director General of MI5, the British Security Service, talks about key events during her tenure - from the threat of the IRA to al-Qaeda. She states that torture works but must never be used, how intelligence is gathered and why...

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The Battle for Saudi Arabia

The Battle for Saudi Arabia by As'Ad AbukhalilIn 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, ever protective of its own interests, seem unwilling to answer.
In this unsparing probe into the history and power structure of the kingdom, Professor AbuKhalil, author of Bin Laden, Islam, and America's New "War on Terrorism", affords the reader unique insight into the intense friction that underlies the increasingly precarious balance between...
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Democracy Disrupted: The Politics of Global Protest

Democracy Disrupted: The Politics of Global Protest by Ivan Krastev

In Democracy Disrupted, journalist and political scientist Ivan Krastev proposes a provocative interpretation of the "Occupy" movements that have surfaced in the United States, Great Britain, and Spain, as well as the more destabilizing forms of unrest in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia.

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Imperialism: A Study

Imperialism: A Study by John A. HobsonThis digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's (http://www.humanitiesebook.org) online version of the same title.
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The Cure for the American Healthcare Malady

The Cure for the American Healthcare Malady by FACP FACG James H. DeGerome MDSynopsis: 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 to afford proper medical care. ----- Dr. James H. DeGerome details the fatal flaws of a government-controlled healthcare system, comparing such a system to Canada and European countries' socialized healthcare. DeGerome spells out the myths of these existing socialized systems and gives the reader a comprehensive and complete understanding of...
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The Professionalisation of Political Communication

The Professionalisation of Political Communication by R. NegrineHas 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, about the changing nature of practices in political communication are explored in this book that looks at developments across a number of different countries. The different ways in which the idea of the professionalisation of political communication has been commonly used is explored and the authors develop a framework for understanding changing...
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Colombia and the United States

Colombia and the United States by Mario A. MurilloEvery 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 on the war torn-people of Colombia. Beginning with a brief history of Colombia, Murillo analyzes the complex forces driving Colombia's current decades-old guerilla war, U.S. involvement, media perceptions, and possible paths to peace. Whether it has been the U.S.-led war against "drug trafficking," the newly constituted "war against terrorism,"...
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Comparative Issues in Party and Election Finance: Volume 4 of the Research Studies

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

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 is as old as democracy, the experience of other countries is instructive. The studies in this volume offer Canadians information about approaches to funding political parties and elections in the United States and Western Europe.

The studies by Herbert Alexander and Robert Mutch exmaine how the United States has approached issues such as contribution...

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Cases in Comparative Politics 2e, Part 1

Cases in Comparative Politics 2e, Part 1 by Patrick H. O'NeilThe Essentials of Comparative Politics family- including a core textbook, reader, and casebook of country studies-is the most comprehensive, flexible, and affordable package for introductory courses. For this Second Edition, each book has been revised to best complement the others and updated to reflect recent developments. This set of case studies uses the conceptual framework from Essentials of Comparative Politics, Second Edition, to support critical comparison of the government and politics of twelve countries.
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States and Women's Rights: The Making of Postcolonial Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco

States and Women's Rights: The Making of Postcolonial Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco by Mounira M. CharradAt 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 codes by placing them in the larger context of state power in various societies. Charrad argues that many analysts miss what is going on in Islamic societies because they fail to recognize the logic of the kin-based model of social and political life, which she contrasts with the Western class-centered model. In a skillful synthesis, she shows...
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Seeking Changes: Political Development in Contemporary China

Seeking Changes: Political Development in Contemporary China by Authors VariousChina'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 renowned social historian Arif Dirlik keenly observed that in China, "Post-socialism is of necessity also post-capitalist." As the wealth of the country continues to accumulate, the Chinese Communist Party is increasingly concerned about updating the tenets of Karl Marx's ideology to create a uniquely Chinese-styled Harmonious Socialist Society....
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Writing the Decline

Writing the Decline by Richard PithouseRichard Pithouse, an activist intellectual who has been an important contributor to the South African public sphere for twenty years, offers a penetrating andbeautifully written exploration of the escalating crisis in South Africa in the Zuma era. Writing the Decline, often written with a view from the underside of society but also always acutely aware of global developments, brings activist and academic knowledge together to provide a searing account of our condition. It takes on xenophobia, racism, homophobia, inequality andpolitical repression.

In a moment when old certainties are breaking...

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Iran: the Looming Crisis: Can the West live with Iran's nuclear threat?

Iran: the Looming Crisis: Can the West live with Iran's nuclear threat? by Dr. Emanuele Ottolenghi

In August 2002 the National Council of the Resistance in Iran (NCRI) revealed in Washington to a stunned world how advanced Iran's nuclear programme was. And in September 2009 US President Barack Obama exposed yet another clandestine nuclear site there, bringing the possibility of a nuclear arsenal ever closer. For seven fruitless years the international community has been too divided to counter this threat. Russia and China view Iran as a tool to counter US influence. US efforts to engage Iran have yielded no results. Sunni Arab governments fear Iran, but are powerless to keep it in check....

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Taming the Gods: Religion and Democracy on Three Continents

Taming the Gods: Religion and Democracy on Three Continents by Ian BurumaFor 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 fear that Islam is undermining Western-style liberal democracy. And even in polytheistic Asia, the development of democracy has been hindered in some countries, particularly China, by a long history in which religion was tightly linked to the state. Ian Buruma is the first writer to provide a sharp-eyed look at the tensions between religion...
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