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    Refugees in Extended Exile: Living on the Edge by Jennifer Hyndman & Wenona Giles    The Bleeding Edge: Why Technology Turns Toxic in an Unequal World by Bob Hughes    The Joint Ventured Nation: Why America Needs a New Foreign Policy by Edward Goldberg    Muslim Democratic Parties in the Middle East: Economy and Politics of Islamist Moderation by A. Kadir Yildirim    Globalization in Africa: Perspectives on Development, Security, and the Environment by Usman A. Tar    Building Global Labor Solidarity in a Time of Accelerating Globalization by Kim Scipes    The Stigmatized Vernacular: Where Reflexivity Meets Untellability by Diane E. Goldstein    Bananeras: Women Transforming the Banana Unions of Latin America by Dana Frank    Power, Powerlessness, and Globalization: Contemporary Politics in the Global South by Opoku Agyeman    The Salvaging of Civilization by H. G. Wells    Globalization: Debunking the Myths by Lui Hebron & John F. Stack Jr.    One World Now: The Ethics of Globalization by Peter Singer    The End of Imagination by Arundhati Roy    Nandigram Bio-cultural and Ecological Issues by B. N. Sarkar & Sumit Mukherjee    The Historical Destiny of the United States: The Mystery of the American Money by Emmet Fox    Still a Western World? Continuity and Change in Global Order: Africa, Latin America and the 'Asian century' by Sergio Fabbrini    The Right of Necessity: Moral Cosmopolitanism and Global Poverty by Alejandra Mancilla    Handbook of Neoliberalism by Simon Springer    Drug Trafficking and International Security by Paul Rexton Kan    When Good Jobs Go Bad: Globalization, De-unionization, and Declining Job Quality in the North American Auto Industry by Jeffrey S. Rothstein    Nepali Migrant Women: Resistance and Survival in America by Shobha Hamal Gurung    Performing Democracy in Iraq and South Africa: Gender, Media, and Resistance by Kimberly Wedeven Segall    Handbook of Research on Global Indicators of Economic and Political Convergence by Ramesh Chandra Das    Water Wars: Privatization, Pollution, and Profit by Vandana Shiva    The Ethics of Interdependence: Global Human Rights and Duties by William F. Felice    Globalization and Migration: A World in Motion by Eliot Dickinson    SARS from East to West by Eva-Karin Olsson    Summary of America: by Dinesh D'Souza | Includes Analysis by Instaread Summaries    The Mobilities Paradigm: Discourses and Ideologies by Marcel Endres    Understanding Globalization: The Social Consequences of Political, Economic, and Environmental Change by Robert K. Schaeffer    Eurocentrism at the Margins: Encounters, Critics and Going Beyond by Lutfi Sunar    Biopiracy: The Plunder of Nature and Knowledge by Vandana Shiva    Governing Globalization: Challenges for Democracy and Global Society by Edward A. Kolodziej    New Rules for Global Justice: Structural Redistribution in the Global Economy by Jan Aart Scholte    The Olympic Movement and the Sport of Peacemaking by Ram?n|Burleson Cindy Spaaij    The Right in Latin America: Elite Power, Hegemony and the Struggle for the State by Barry Cannon    50 Facts That Should Change the World by Jessica Williams    Creative Capitalism, Multitudinous Creativity: Radicalities and Alterities by Giuseppe Cocco    Communicating Global to Local Resiliency: A Case Study of the Transition Movement by Emily Polk    Global Security in the Twenty-First Century: The Quest for Power and the Search for Peace by Sean Kay    Connectography: Mapping the Future of Global Civilization by Parag Khanna    NoNonsense Globalization: Buying and Selling the World by Wayne Ellwood    Dreaming in Public: Building the Occupy Movement by Amy Lang & Daniel Lang/Levitsky    The No-Nonsense Guide to World Population by Vanessa Baird    The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Media by Peter Steven    The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Terrorism by Jonathan Barker    The No-Nonsense Guide to International Migration by Peter Stalker    The No-Nonsense Guide to International Development by Maggie Black    The No-Nonsense Guide to Globalization by Wayne Ellwood    Emerging Security Threats in the Middle East: The Impact of Climate Change and Globalization by Ashok Swain & Anders J?gerskog

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Revisiting Terrorism Discourse

Koshy Ninan

Revisiting Terrorism Discourse by Koshy NinanIn 'Revisiting Terrorism Discourse' and other essays that follow suit, Dr Ninan Koshy brings about an alternate discourse to the already propagated US definition and discourse of 'terrorism'. Terrorism for liberation, for occupation and varied other reasons make it difficult to strike upon one universal definition of 'terrorism'. These essays take look into the correlation of trends in terrorism, of countries that apparently manifest terrorism, and other interesting takes on the vastly debatable subject.
31 Aug 2014$0.60

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The Historical Destiny of the United States: The Mystery of the American Money

Emmet Fox

The Historical Destiny of the United States: The Mystery of the American Money by Emmet FoxIn order to understand the special work which the United States has been called upon to do in the history of Humanity, we have first to remember that the American people are, historically, that section of the people of Europe whose task it was to explore the continent of America, to subdue it and to develop it. It is impossible to understand the historical significance and importance of any country as long as we consider that country only by itself. In order to determine its true place in the scheme of things we have to consider its connection with the general stream of historical tendencies....
5 Sep 2016$0.99

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Challenges of Development in Africa: The Missing Technology Link, the Morbid Corruption Pandemic

Austin Aneke

Challenges of Development in Africa: The Missing Technology Link, the Morbid Corruption Pandemic by Austin AnekeUndoubtedly, Africa has experienced its fair share of pains during the process of world development. As it remains the most underdeveloped continent, with disproportionate levels of intimidation, domination and all that goes with underdevelopment, this book attempts to discover why. While even Asia, an ex-colonised part of the world has evolved into tigers, Africa remains the epicentre for bad policies, corruption, financial insolvency, poor governance and poverty. The author recognises that the negative impacts of colonialism on Africa are massive, but voices that ex-colonies like India and...
29 Sep 2014$2.00

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the Secret American Dream: The Creation of a New World Order with the Power to Abolish War, Poverty, and Di sease

Nicholas Hagger

the Secret American Dream: The Creation of a New World Order with the Power to Abolish War, Poverty, and Di sease by Nicholas HaggerThis powerful sequel to The Secret Founding of America presents compelling evidence of a 'secret American Dream' - nothing less than the establishment of a benign World State which would establish a universal peace under which all the peoples of the Earth would flourish.
23 Aug 2015$2.99

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Summary of America: by Dinesh D'Souza | Includes Analysis

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Summary of America by Dinesh D'Souza | Includes Analysis

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• Summary and analysis of all the chapters in the book

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As early as the 1960s, American scholars have suggested that America is declining as a world power. This is taking place because of a plan to deconstruct and then remake the country by progressives, a newer version of political liberals. President Obama and other progressive...

18 May 2016$2.99

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What's Next: Essays on Geopolitics That Matter (A Penguin Special from Portfolio)

Ian Bremmer & Douglas Rediker

What's Next: Essays on Geopolitics That Matter (A Penguin Special from Portfolio) by Ian Bremmer & Douglas RedikerFrom the world's leading experts on geopolitical risk, a guide to the major global issues and policies sure to dominate headlines in the next few years.

In the last four years, the world has suffered a financial market meltdown and subsequent global recession. The eurozone crisis looms, the Middle East is in turmoil, and a shifting power balance between emerging markets and developed economies is reordering the global economy as a whole. Political and economic challenges intertwine now more than ever before, as the demands of local politics and global business grow increasingly complex and begin...

7 Nov 2014$3.99

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Amnesty and Revolution: An Amateur's View of Life As It Stands

Ben Fitch

Amnesty and Revolution: An Amateur's View of Life As It Stands by Ben FitchThrough engagement with human behaviour from the level of the private individual to the international community, in Amnesty and Revolution: An Amateur's View of Life As It Stands a holistic type of reform is advocated; solutions to scarcity and inequity are formulated with due regard to the cost of revoking commitments already in motion.

The author's rationale is to provide a counterbalance wherever excess or paucity is perceived, and by applying a moderate degree of erudition and scientific understanding to the exercise of drawing inferences and forging creative associations, the book's themes...

18 Mar 2016$5.00

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Lori Wallach & Michelle Sforza

The WTO by Lori Wallach & Michelle SforzaIn this groundbreaking pamphlet, directors of Ralph Nader's Public Citizen group examine the first five years of the World Trade Organization's track record, demonstrating how the WTO aims to create a new global economic system that increases corporate profit with little regard for social and ecological impacts, or democratically enacted law. Wallach and Sforza make clear recommendations for altering the undemocratic course that the WTO imposes on democratic society.
3 Apr 2012$5.95

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Public Power in the Age of Empire

Arundhati Roy

Public Power in the Age of Empire by Arundhati RoyIn her major address to the 99th annual meeting of the American Sociological Association on August 16, 2004, "Public Power in the Age of Empire," broadcast nationally on C-Span Book TV and on Democracy Now! and Alternative Radio, writer Arundhati Roy brilliantly examines the limits to democracy in the world today. Bringing the same care to her prose that she brought to her Booker Prize-winning novel The God of Small Things, Roy discusses the need for social movements to contest the occupation of Iraq and the reduction of "democracy" to elections with no meaningful alternatives allowed. She explores...
7 Apr 2012$7.95

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Overcrowded World: Global Population and International Migration

Rainer Münz & Albert Reiterer

Overcrowded World: Global Population and International Migration by Rainer Münz & Albert ReitererHow will manage the earth's population growth from today's 6.8 billion to 9 billion by 2050?
26 May 2014$7.95

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The Salvaging of Civilization

H. G. Wells

The Salvaging of Civilization by H. G. Wells"The Salvaging of Civilization" is a 1921 work by legendary English author H. G. Wells. Within it, Wells explains how a single planetary government could be created through education and the manipulation of public opinion. This book offers a fascinating insight into the mind of this seminal author and is highly recommended for those with an interest in global politics. Contents include: "The Probable Future of Mankind", "The Project of a World State", "The Enlargement of Patriotism to a World State", "The Bible of Civilization; Part One", et cetera. Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific...
15 Sep 2016$7.99

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10 Reasons to Abolish the IMF & World Bank

Kevin Danaher

10 Reasons to Abolish the IMF & World Bank by Kevin DanaherA veritable "Globalization for Dummies," 10 Reasons to Abolish the IMF & World Banklays bare the most common myths of globalization in a clear and understandable way. Looking with hope to grassroots movement-building on a global scale, Danaher presents ten arguments for abolishing the IMF and World Bank and replacing them with democratic institutions that would make the global economy more accountable to an informed and active citizenry.
Conceived as an effort to educate the public about how international institutions of "free trade" are widening the gap between the rich and poor globally, Danaher...
6 Apr 2012$8.95

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Shooting Hipsters: Rethinking Dissent in the Age of PR

Christiana Spens

Shooting Hipsters: Rethinking Dissent in the Age of PR by Christiana SpensIn an age of PR, public protest and other forms of dissent have lost their meaning and impact. The intense media interest in rioting and political violence, as well as an existing obsession with youth culture, have led to an over-saturation and misrepresentation of what these movements are about. Political protest has become a pantomime where activists are always villains, and therefore the politics of these groups are routinely ignored. By identifying the ways in which publicity has helped and hindered a wide range of movements, Shooting Hipsters will find out the ways in which dissenting groups...
17 Mar 2016$8.95

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Global Financial Shocks and Foreign Asset Repatriation: Do Local Investors Play a Stabilizing Role?

Gustavo Adler & Marie-Louise Djigbenou

Global Financial Shocks and Foreign Asset Repatriation: Do Local Investors Play a Stabilizing Role? by Gustavo Adler & Marie-Louise DjigbenouWe study the dynamic response of gross capital flows in emerging market economies to different global financial shocks, using a panel vector-autoregressive (PVAR) setting. Our focus lies primarily on the potentially stabilizing role played by domestic investors in offsetting the response of foreign investors to global shocks. We find evidence of such role, but its existence and magnitude depend on the nature of the shock. Local investors play a meaningful stabilizing role in the face of global uncertainty shocks, as well as shocks to long-term U.S. interest rates. However, while in the former...
20 Nov 2014$9.00

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Runaway World

Anthony Giddens

Runaway World by Anthony Giddens'Before the current global era it is impossible to imagine that comparable events [like September 11] could have occurred, reflecting as they do our new-found interdependence. The rise of global terrorism, like world-wide networks involving in money-laundering, drug-running and other forums of organised crime, are all parts of the dark side of globalisation.' From the new Preface This book is based on the highly influential BBC Reith lecture series on globalisation delivered in 1999 by Anthony Giddens. Now updated with a new chapter addressing the post-September 11th global landscape, this book remains the intellectual...
15 Nov 2014$9.31

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Global Governance

Kristin Dawkins

Global Governance by Kristin DawkinsIn Global Governance, policy analyst Kristin Dawkins offers a refreshingly hopeful and astute roadmap towards a democratic future, framing the respective roles and accomplishments of corporations, governments, and citizen activists in light of the day-to-day needs of communities around the world. Written with an eye to the realities of power, Global Governance explores the origins and current state of play in the major global institutions, the rising dominance of global corporations and the growing wealth of the world's political elite. In describing the impacts of international trade, aid and...
6 Apr 2012$9.95

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Paul Hanley

Eleven by Paul HanleyThe sweeping changes that make a 'full world' work-involving dual processes of destruction and reconstruction-will transform global culture, agriculture, and ultimately the human race. ELEVEN is a call to consciousness. Only an 'ethical revolution' will allow us to carry forward an ever-advancing civilization. Paul Hanley proposes a transformational model that will help individuals, institutions, and communities make an eleven-billion world work for everyone-and the planet.
16 Sep 2014$9.99

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Understanding the Global TV Format

J. Malbon & A. Moran

Understanding the Global TV Format by J. Malbon & A. MoranRecent years have seen an astonishing growth in the adaptation of program formats in television systems across the world. Under the new market conditions of the multi-channel cluster brought about by new technologies and increased privatisation of service, the adaptation of successful and popular TV formats from one place to another is occurring on an increasingly regular basis. Hence, the remaking of different national versions of Big Brother and Pop Idol are only part of what is going on. In fact, from Chinese versions of Coronation Street and Sex and the City, Indian and Indonesian remakes...
6 Oct 2008$10.00

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Environmental Policies and Strategic Communication in Iran: The Value of Public Opinion Research in Decision Making

Daniele Calabrese & Fabio Santucci & Elena Stanghellini

Environmental Policies and Strategic Communication in Iran: The Value of Public Opinion Research in Decision Making by Daniele Calabrese & Fabio Santucci & Elena StanghelliniAir pollution in Tehran has become a major problem in recent years, due to the geographical position of the town, industries, and traffic. Most private and public vehicles are old and have no emission control systems. The Municipality of Tehran and the Department of Environment have started several actions to reduce pollution, with communication activities being part of their strategy. For better planning, and to make possible the monitoring and evaluation of the communication activities, a baseline study was completed in 2004 using direct interviews of 1,200 Tehran residents. The interviews...
6 Jan 2011$10.00

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50 Facts That Should Change the World

Jessica Williams

50 Facts That Should Change the World by Jessica WilliamsIn this new edition of her bestseller, Jessica Williams tests the temperature of our world and diagnoses a malaise with some shocking symptoms. Get the facts but also the human side of the story on the world?s hunger, poverty, material and emotional deprivation; its human rights abuses and unimaginable wealth; the unstoppable rise of consumerism, mental illness, the drugs trade, corruption, gun culture, the abuse of our environment and more. The prognosis might look bleak, yet there is hope, Williams argues, and it's down to us to act now to change things.
19 Apr 2016$10.99

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