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Democracy and the Political Unconscious

by Noelle McAfee

Political philosopher Noelle McAfee proposes a powerful new political theory for our post-9/11 world, in which an old pathology-the repetition compulsion-has manifested itself in a seemingly endless war on terror....


Sustaining India's Growth Miracle

by Jagdish N. Bhagwati & Charles W Calomiris

The economy of India is growing at a rate of 8 percent per year, and its exports of goods and services have more than doubled in the past three years. Considering these trends, economists, scholars, and political...


Blue Thunder: The Truth About Conservatives from Macdonald to Harper

by Bob Plamondon

An unparalleled portrait of the Conservative Party and each of its nineteen leaders, Blue Thunder rollicks through 141 years of Canadian Conservative leadership.

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Wigan Pier Revisited: Poverty and Politics in the 80s

by Beatrix Campbell

A brilliant exposé of poverty and politics in Britain.

In 1937 George Orwell published The Road to Wigan Pier, an account of his famous 'urban ride' among the people and places of the Great Depression. Fifty...


Iron Ladies: Why Do Women Vote Tory?

by Beatrix Campbell

'I'm not a woman. I'm a Conservative.'

Edwina Currie's startling claim is in sharp contrast with another Tory woman's view: she too was a Thatcher supporter but precisely because 'women are stronger than men...


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by Michael Clifford & Shane Coleman

In March 2008, Bertie Ahern announced his resignation as Taoiseach, prompted by ongoing evidence in a planning inquiry that uncovered he had received large sums of money when minister for finance. Yet, even...


Delete

by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger

Delete looks at the surprising phenomenon of perfect remembering in the digital age, and reveals why we must reintroduce our capacity to forget. Digital technology empowers us as never before, yet it has unforeseen...


When Brute Force Fails: How to Have Less Crime and Less Punishment

by Mark A. R. Kleiman

Since the crime explosion of the 1960s, the prison population in the United States has multiplied fivefold, to one prisoner for every hundred adults--a rate unprecedented in American history and unmatched anywhere...


Edexcel A2 Government & Politics Student Unit Guide New Edition: Unit 4C Governing the USA

by Jonathan Vickery

Written by a senior examiner, Jonathan Vickery, this Edexcel A2 Government & Politics Student Unit Guide is the essential study companion for Unit 4C: Governing the USA.This full-colour book includes all you...


Edexcel A2 Government & Politics Student Unit Guide New Edition: Unit 3C Representative Processes in the USA

by Tremaine Baker

Written by a senior examiner, Tremaine Baker, this Edexcel A2 Government & Politics Student Unit Guide is the essential study companion for Unit 3C: Representative Processes in the USA.This full-colour book...


On "Nineteen Eighty-Four": Orwell and Our Future

by Abbott Gleason, Jack Goldsmith & Martha C. Nussbaum

George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four is among the most widely read books in the world. For more than 50 years, it has been regarded as a morality tale for the possible future of modern society, a future involving...


Biosecurity Interventions: Global Health and Security in Question

by Andrew Lakoff & Stephen J Collier

In recent years, new disease threats—such as SARS, avian flu, mad cow disease, and drug-resistant strains of malaria and tuberculosis—have garnered media attention and galvanized political response. Proposals...


An End to Poverty?: A Historical Debate

by Gareth Stedman Jones

In the 1790s, for the first time, reformers proposed bringing poverty to an end. Inspired by scientific progress, the promise of an international economy, and the revolutions in France and the United States,...


Bold Endeavors: How Our Government Built America, and Why It Must Rebuild Now

by Felix Rohatyn & Felix G. Rohatyn

Bold Endeavors is a compelling narrative of ten large and transformative events in American history. It is an absorbing journey through the past as we read about determined national leaders -- Jefferson, Lincoln,...


Indian Mujahideen

by Shishir Gupta

Recent acts of terror have exploded the myth that Indian youth is insulated from the global terrorism phenomenon and had little time for extremism. The communal riots post the 1992 incident, the rise of the...


The Absent State

by Neelesh Misra

The spiralling crisis in Jammu and Kashmir; the Naxalite-Maoist menace that seems to be intensifying with every passing day; the disturbing reach of proxy governments run by militant groups in Manipur and Nagaland...


My Revision Notes: Edexcel AS UK Government & Politics

by Neil McNaughton

Get the best grades with My Revision Notes: Edexcel AS UK Government & Politics.

Manage your own revision with step-by-step support from senior examiner Neil McNaughton

Improve your ability to argue, explain and...


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by Anthony J Bennett

Get the best grades with My Revision Notes: Edexcel A2 US Government and Politics: manage your own revision with step-by-step support from former senior examiner Anthony J. Bennet and get the top marks in synoptic...


The Threat Closer to Home: Hugo Chavez and the War Against America

by Douglas Schoen & Michael Rowan

A chilling account of Hugo Chávez's shadow war on the United States

The American government has shrugged off South American politics for nearly forty years. In the meantime, our neighbor to the south has...


Cousins and Strangers

by Chris Patten

A frank and controversial assessment of the United States, Great Britain, and Europe, and the stakes for all three if the West breaks apart

Despite the efforts of President Woodrow Wilson, America washed its...