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Imaging the Other: Essays on Diversity

by Marie A. Conn & Thérèse McGuire

These essays explore the creation of the 'other' as the basis for conflict among humans, within the context of each author's background, interests, and research. These essays speak of the 'other,' how we create...


Too Much Luck: The Mining Boom and Australia's Future

by Paul Cleary

'We think we are the lucky country, but what we really have is dumb luck - too much luck, more than we know what to do with.'

In Too Much Luck, Paul Cleary shows how the resource boom, which seems a blessing,...


The Terrorist's Dilemma: Managing Violent Covert Organizations

by Jacob N. Shapiro

How do terrorist groups control their members? Do the tools groups use to monitor their operatives and enforce discipline create security vulnerabilities that governments can exploit? The Terrorist's Dilemma...


The Republican War Against Women: An Insider's Report from Behind the Lines

by Tanya Melich

In 1980, Republicans used appeals to sexist and racist bigotry to win the Presidency. The party adopted an electoral strategy that included getting votes by playing on the fear and uncertainty engendered by...


The European Union: Politics and Policies

by John McCormick & Jonathan Olsen

A thoroughly revised, concise, and comprehensive introduction to the structure, institutions, and policy development of the European Union


Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance

by Heidi Boghosian & Lewis Lapham

Spying on US citizens is rising as corporations make big bucks selling info about our private lives to the government.


Colorblind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics and the Retreat from Racial Equity

by Tim Wise

How "colorblindness" in policy and personal practice perpetuate racial inequity in the United States today.


Modernism at the Barricades: aesthetics, Politics, Utopia

by Stephen Eric Bronner

Stephen Eric Bronner revisits the modernist project’s groundbreaking innovations, its experimental imagination, and its utopian politics. Reading the artistic and intellectual achievements of the movement’s...


The Financiers of Congressional Elections: Investors, Ideologues, and Intimates

by Peter L. Francia, Paul S. Herrnson & John C. Green

Individual donors play a critical role in financing congressional elections, accounting for more than half of all money raised in House campaigns. But significant donors (defined here as those contributing more...


American Pests: The Losing War on Insects from Colonial Times to DDT

by James E. McWilliams

The world of insects is one we only dimly understand. Yet from using arsenic, cobalt, and quicksilver to kill household infiltrators to employing the sophisticated tools of the Orkin Man, Americans have fought...


River Republic: The Fall and Rise of America's Rivers

by Daniel McCool

Daniel McCool not only chronicles the history of water development agencies in America and the way in which special interests have abused rather than preserved the country’s rivers, he also narrates the second,...


Terrorism and the Politics of Fear

by David L. Altheide

Terrorism and the Politics of Fear shows how the mass media and propaganda about fear of crime and terrorism contribute to social policies that promote social control and threaten civil liberties. This excellent...


From Contention to Democracy

by Marco G. Giugni, Doug McAdam & Charles Tilly

From Contention to Democracy addresses a crucial aspect of contemporary societies: the role of social movements for political and social change. The volume gathers together essays written by prominent social...


Frames of Protest: Social Movements and the Framing Perspective

by Hank Johnston & John A. Noakes

Frames of Protest is the only book available that brings together empirical research and theoretical essays by sociologists, political scientists, and media specialists that focus on social movement frames and...


Collective Responsibility: Five Decades of Debate in Theoretical and Applied Ethics

by Larry May & Stacey Hoffman

This anthology presents the best recent philosophical analyses of moral, political, and legal responsibility of groups and their members. Motivated by reflection on such events as the Holocaust, the exploding...


Coalitions across Borders: Transnational Protest and the Neoliberal Order

by Joe Bandy, Jackie Smith & Charles Tilly

Coalitions across Borders shows how social movements have cooperated and conflicted as they work to develop a transnational civil society in response to perceived threats of neoliberalism-free trade, privatization,...


China's Leaders: The New Generation

by Cheng Li

Who will govern China after Jiang Zemin? What path will its new leaders chart in the early years of the twenty-first century? Drawing upon a wealth of both quantitative and qualitative data on the so-called...


Children's Human Rights: Progress and Challenges for Children Worldwide

by Mark Ensalaco & Linda C. Majka

Children's human rights are regularly violated around the world. We hear about graphic examples including child soldiers, child prostitutes, and children sold into slavery, but hungry, sick, and orphaned children...


Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen Diplomacy, and Human Security

by Jody Williams, Stephen D. Goose & Mary Wareham

Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen Diplomacy, and Human Security looks at accomplishments and setbacks in the crucial first decade of the 1997 Mine Ban Treaty. Edited by Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams...


Alexandre Kojeve: Wisdom at the End of History

by James H. Nichols

Nichols examines the major writings of Alexandre Koj_ve, and clarifies the character and brings to light the importance of his political philosophy. This is an essential assessment of Koj_ve which considers...