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Developmental and Cultural Nationalisms

by Radhika Desai

Premature announcements of the eclipse of nation states under 'globalization' and 'empire' stand exposed as the 21st century's first economic crisis underlines their continuing importance. A predominantly cultural...


The Transnational Political Participation of Immigrants: A Transatlantic Perspective

by Jean-Michel Lafleur & Marco Martiniello

With the progress in communication and transport technologies, it has never been easier for migrants to stay connected with their country of origin. Facing the wide range of activities in which immigrants are...


South Asia: The Spectre of Terrorism

by P. R. Kumaraswamy & Ian Copland

Since the partition of the subcontinent along communal lines, political violence has increased in South Asia. Terrorism is one such manifestation of this violence. This book witnesses serious assessment of...


Transnational Migrations: The Indian Diaspora

by William Safran, Ajaya Sahoo & Brij V. Lal

This book studies Indian diaspora, currenlty 20 million across the world, from various perspectives. It looks at the 'transnational' nature of the middle class worker. Other aspects include: post 9/11 challenges;...


Globalisation, Freedom and the Media After Communism: The Past as Future

by Birgit Beumers, Stephen Hutchings & Natalia Rulyova

This book examines the fate of post-Soviet press freedom and media culture in the context of the growing impact of globalisation. To understand the complicated situation that has arisen with respect to these...


Politics and Pitfalls of Japan Ethnography: Reflexivity, Responsibility, and Anthropological Ethics

by Jennifer Robertson

Four anthropologists, Elise Edwards, Ann Elise Lewallen, Bridget Love and Tomomi Yamaguchi, draw on their fieldwork experiences in Japan to demonstrate collectively the inadequacy of both the Code of Ethics...


Ethics, Disability and Sports

by Ejgil Jespersen & Mike J. McNamee

This volume addresses a range of philosophical and ethical issues in adapted physical activity and disability sports participation more broadly. It is comprised of a range of essays by international scholars...


Globalization and the Decolonial Option

by Walter D. Mignolo & Arturo Escobar

This is the first book in English profiling the work of a research collective that evolved around the notion of "coloniality", understood as the hidden agenda and the darker side of modernity and whose members...


The Gathering Wind: Hurricane Sandy, the Sailing Ship Bounty, and a Courageous Rescue at Sea

by Gregory A. Freeman

In October 2012, a replica of the famous HMS Bounty, an eighteenth-century tall sailing ship, was on a collision course with a storm that would become the largest hurricane ever recorded in the Atlantic-a clash...


Approaches to Aboriginal Education in Canada

by Frances Widdowson & Albert Howard

In the crucial discussion of Aboriginal education in Canada, there are two distinct schools of thought: parallelism and integrationism. For the first time in one volume, leading thinkers on both sides share...


Arguing Americanism: Franco Lobbyists, Roosevelt S Foreign Policy, and the Spanish Civil War

by Michael E. Chapman

"An unusually original book that challenges established assumptions and reveals the complexity of American reactions to the Spanish Civil War."-Stanley G. Payne, University of Wisconsin-Madison In 1938 the United...


Trilateralism and Beyond: Great Power Politics and the Korean Security Dilemma During and After the Cold War

by Robert A. Wampler

The fall of the Berlin Wall more than two decades ago brought an end to the Cold War for most of the world. But the legacy of that era remains unresolved on the divided Korean peninsula, which still presents...


Rome and Italy

by Titus Livy & Betty Radice

Thus Livy (59 BC-AD17) makes plain the moral purpose of his life's work. This Penguin Classic contains Books VI-X of The History of Rome, beginning with the city's foundation and covering the dramatic century...


Senate Procedure and Practice

by Martin B. Gold

Now in its third edition, Senate Procedure and Practice explains why and how the Senate has worked for more than 200 years. The book is filled with fascinating stories and insights that highlight why certain...


The Case for Grassroots Collaboration: Social Capital and Ecosystem Restoration at the Local Level

by John Charles Morris, William Allen Gibson & William Marshall Leavitt

This book addresses the activities of three grassroots environmental collaborations in the Chesapeake Bay region. Citizen-based collaboration can be effective in ecosystem restoration when applied at the proper...


Mothers of Adult Children

by Marguerite Bouvard, Susan Duenke & Mirna E. Carranza

The theme of Mothers of Adult Children covers the many invisible issues facing mothers of adult children from around the world. This book contains stories of mothering including having children move back home,...


Confronting Urban Legacy: Rediscovering Hartford and New England's Forgotten Cities

by Nick Bacon, Xiangming Chen & Llana Barber

In a field over-saturated with research on global cities and megacities, this is the first academic book to analyze specifically small cities and regions in New England. Focusing on the dynamic urban/global...


Special Interest Society: How Membership-based Organizations Shape America

by James R. Hudson & Patricia A. Hudson

Membership-based organizations play a central role in our society yet those studying voluntary associations fail to recognize their distinctive characteristics as their impact is profound and our understanding...


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Human Rights in a Big Yellow Taxi

by Peter Kerr

Kerr examines the erosion of human rights in the West, with particular reference to Britain and the United States. A disturbing look at where the future might lead, if we don't realise what's going on.