Social science / Political science

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Political science

 

In category

Political Freedom & Security (2514)

International Relations (2242)

Political Ideologies (1195)

History & Theory (1118)

Economic Conditions (1112)

Government (996)

Public Affairs & Administration (852)

Social Policy (662)

Democracy (509)

Globalization (348)

City Planning & Urban Development (346)

Elections (308)

Political Parties (251)

Political Process (244)

 

Language

English (15547)

French (949)

German (771)

Spanish (540)

Italian (1072)

 

Protection

All (15547)

DRM Free (1689)

DRM (13854)

More options

Trouble

by Kieran Finnane

What is going on in the often troubled town of Alice Springs? Trouble goes into the ordered environment of the courtroom to lay out in detail some of the dark disorder in the town's recent history. Men kill...


Restless Continent: Wealth, Rivalry, and Asia's New Geopolitics

by Michael Wesley

The critically important, agenda-shaping examination of Asian economic, social, and political trends in Asia—an entire continent developing at a rate never seen before.

The world has never seen economic development...


Retreat from a Rising Sea: Hard Choices in an Age of Climate Change

by Orrin H. Pilkey, Linda Pilkey-Jarvis & Keith C. Pilkey

With its 28-foot storm surge and 174 mph winds, 2005’s Hurricane Katrina was responsible for nearly 2,000 deaths and more than $100 billion in damage. The event was only a preview of what will soon hit coastal...


Becoming British

by Thom Brooks

From Syrian asylum seekers to super-rich foreign investors, immigration is one of the most controversial issues facing Britain today. Politicians kick the subject from one election to the next with energetic...


Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State

by Karen J. Greenberg

The definitive account of how America’s War on Terror sparked a decade-long assault on the rule of law, weakening our courts and our Constitution in the name of national security.

The day after September 11,...


Alternatives to Capitalism: Proposals for a Democratic Economy

by Robin Hahnel & Erik Olin Wright

What would a viable free and democratic society look like? Poverty, exploitation, instability, hierarchy, subordination, environmental exhaustion, radical inequalities of wealth and power—it is not difficult...


Biopiracy: The Plunder of Nature and Knowledge

by Vandana Shiva

Genetic engineering and the cloning of organisms are “the ultimate expression of the commercialization of science and the commodification of nature.… Life itself is being colonized,” according to renowned...


Fault Lines, The New Updated Edition: The Layman's Guide to Understanding America's Role in the Ever-Changing Middle East

by Don Liebich

A clear explanation of American Middle East policy

This updated version of Fault Lines is written for those interested in understanding the often convoluted history of American Middle East policy. By enumerating...


Bravehearts: Whistle-Blowing in the Age of Snowden

by Mark Hertsgaard

Whistleblowers pay with their lives to save ours. When insiders like former NSA analyst Edward Snowden or ex-FBI agent Coleen Rowley or Big Tobacco truth-teller Jeffrey Wigand blow the whistle on high-level...


Abahn Sabana David

by Marguerite Duras & Kazim Ali

Similar in tone to a Beckett play, the characters of this novel spend the night discussing violence, communism, and revolution.


Summary of The Last of the President's Men: by Bob Woodward | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Kindle Description:

 

The Last of the President’s Men by Bob Woodward | Summary & Analysis

 

Preview:

The Last of the President’s Men is a nonfiction work about Alexander Butterfield, an aide in the...


Summary of The Bully Pulpit: by Doris Kearns Goodwin | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Summary of The Bully Pulpit by Doris Kearns Goodwin | Includes Analysis

 

Preview:

Doris Kearns Goodwin describes the life and leadership of Theodore Roosevelt in this historical work. Roosevelt emerges as...


Summary of Plunder and Deceit: by Mark R. Levin | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Plunder and Deceit: by Mark R. Levin | Includes Analysis

 

Preview:

Plunder and Deceit is about what author Mark R. Levin calls a threat to the United State’s experiment with democracy. At the heart of the...


Summary of The Divide: by Matt Taibbi | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Summary of The Divide: by Matt Taibbi | Includes Analysis

 

Preview:

The Divide by Matt Taibbi approaches the complicated topic of the unequal treatment of defendants in the United States criminal justice system...


Summary of One Nation: by Ben Carson M.D and Candy Carson | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Summary of One Nation by Ben Carson M.D and Candy Carson | Includes Analysis

 

Preview:

Chapter 1

To secure the future for the next generation, Americans need to take quick,

decisive, and prayerful action....


The Best of Times

by Mark Field

Tensions simmer in the aftermath of 2008’s catastrophic financial crash. As the darkest days of the crisis fade behind us, great obstacles to prosperity remain. Mark Field’s acclaimed first book, Between...


The Evolution of Modern Grand Strategic Thought

Summary of Killing Reagan: by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Killing Reagan: by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard | Includes Analysis

 

Preview:

Killing Reagan: The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency is a book by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. The book is...


Summary of Hard Choices: by Hillary Rodham Clinton | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton | Includes Analysis

 

Preview of the earlier Chapters:

Chapter 1

Hillary Clinton came to terms with the fact that Barack Obama won the 2008 primaries after her long...


Summary of In the Garden of Beasts: by Erik Larson | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Summary of In the Garden of Beasts: by Erik Larson | Includes Analysis

 

Preview:

In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin

by Erik Larson explores several crucial years...