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Subversive Family

by Ferdinand Mount

British politician and writer, Ferdinand Mount, challenges contemporary beliefs about society and family—including the history of divorce, childcare, and the concept of the nuclear family.

In Subversive Family...


In the Line of Fire: A Memoir

by Pervez Musharraf

According to Time magazine, Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf holds "the world's most dangerous job." He has twice come within inches of assassination. His forces have caught more than 670 members of al...


Spin This!

by Bill Press & Bill Maher

We're all familiar with the warning, "Don't believe everything you see or hear." Bill Press, the popular co-host of CNN's Crossfire, will have you wondering whether you should believe anything at all.

Spin...


Monkeyluv: And Other Essays on Our Lives as Animals

by Robert M. Sapolsky

How do imperceptibly small differences in the environment change one’s behavior? What is the anatomy of a bad mood? Does stress shrink our brains? What does People magazine’s list of America’s “50 Most...


Female Alliances: Gender, Identity, and Friendship in Early Modern Britain

by Amanda E. Herbert

In the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, cultural, economic, and political changes, as well as increased geographic mobility, placed strains upon British society. But by cultivating friendships...


Field Experiments and Their Critics: Essays on the Uses and Abuses of Experimentation in the Social Sciences

by Dawn Langan Teele

In recent years, social scientists have engaged in a deep debate over the methods appropriate to their research. Their long reliance on passive observational collection of information has been challenged by...


Columbia and the United States: The Making of an Inter-American Alliance, 1939 1960

by Bradley Lynn Coleman

A valuable addition to the New Studies in U.S. Foreign Relations SeriesWorld War II and the Cold War transformed U.S.-Colombian security relations. The republics first partnered to defend the Western Hemisphere...


A Theory of Militant Democracy: The Ethics of Combatting Political Extremism

by Alexander S. Kirshner

How should pro-democratic forces safeguard representative government from anti-democratic forces? By granting rights of participation to groups that do not share democratic values, democracies may endanger the...


The Struggle for Iraq's Future: How Corruption, Incompetence and Sectarianism Have Undermined Democracy

by Zaid Al-Ali

Many Westerners have offered interpretations of Iraq’s nation-building progress in the wake of the 2003 war and the eventual withdrawal of American troops from the country, but little has been written by...


Roads: Driving America's Great Highways

by Larry Mcmurtry

As he crisscrosses America -- driving in search of the present, the past, and himself -- Larry McMurtry shares his fascination with this nation's great trails and the culture that has developed around them.

Ever...


No Crueler Tyrannies: Accusation, False Witness, and Other Terrors of Our Times

by Dorothy Rabinowitz

In 1742, Charles-Louis de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu, wrote, "There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of law and in the name of justice." Two hundred forty-three years...


Food Safety Management in China: A Perspective from Food Quality Control System

by Jiehong Zhou & Shaosheng Jin

In recent years, China has taken a number of effective measures to strengthen the supervision of food quality and safety, but food safety incidents still occur sometimes. The recurrence and intractability of...


A Treatise on Good Robots

by Krzysztof Tchon & Wojciech W. Gasparski

This volume investigates the ways emerging technologies in the fields of robotics and bio-robotics are influencing society, including how robots benefit humans and enhance their quality of life.


International Politics

by G. R. Berridge

A new Edition of this well-established introduction to international polits. As with the previous two editions, the book's emphasisis on states, the conflicts that divide them, the intruments they employ to...


Paying for Welfare: Towards 2000

by Howard Glennerster

This is a third edition of a successful textbook that provides a contemporary account of how social services in the UK are paid for. The new edition brings the textbook up-to-date with its fast-moving subject...


Using Geochemical Data: Evaluation, Presentation, Interpretation

by Hugh R. Rollinson

Using Geochemical Data brings together in one volume a wide range of ideas and methods currently used in geochemistry, providing a foundation of knowledge from which the reader can interpret, evaluate and present...


International Political Economy in the 21st Century: Contemporary Issues and Analyses

by Roy Smith, Imad El-Anis & Christopher Farrands

No approach to world affairs in the 21st century can afford to ignore the impact that processes of globalisation are having on governments, economies, cultures, and individuals. An understanding of the theories...


Hardship & Health Womens Lives

by Hilary Graham

First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Introducing Cultural Studies

by Greg Smith, Gaynor Bagnall & Brian Longhurst

A rapidly changing world - in part driven by huge transformations in technology and mobility - means we all encounter shifting cultures, and new cultural and social interactions daily. Powerful forces such as...


Creative Documentary: Theory and Practice

by Wilma de Jong, Erik Knudsen & Jerry Rothwell

What does it mean to be a documentary filmmaker in today's world? How are new technologies changing documentary filmmaking? What new forms of documentary are emerging?

Recent technological developments have...