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Transnational Feminist Rhetorics and Gendered Leadership in Global Politics

by Rebecca S. Richards & Rebecca Dingo

Transnational Feminist Rhetorics and Gendered Leadership in Global Politics examines the rhetorical performances of women who hold or have held the highest office of a nation-state. This project analyzes how...


Universities in Decline

by Howard J. Wiarda

Universities in Decline examines the declining role of universities in policy generation and analyzes the increasing political influence of Washington-based institutions. This provocative new book identifies...


Flak-Catchers

by Lindsey Lupo

Flak-Catchers explores the ways in which riot commissions-the institutional bodies appointed by an executive in the aftermath of a race riot to determine a riot timeline, investigate causes, and offer prescriptions...


Kurdish Politics in the Middle East

by Nader Entessar

Kurdish Politics in the Middle East analyzes political and social dimensions of Kurdish integration into the mainstream socio-political life in Iran, Iraq, and Turkey. Its central thesis is that ethnic conflict...


Public Libraries, Public Policies, and Political Processes

by Paul T. Jaeger, Ursula Gorham, John Carlo Bertot & Lindsay C. Sarin

Drawing on two decades of original research conducted by the authors, as well as existing research about the intersection of public policy, political discourse, and public libraries, this book seeks to understand...


Faith-Based Policy

by John Chandler

In 2001, George W. Bush created the White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives. The driving force behind the policy was to create a “level playing field” where faith-based organizations...


The Navajo Political Experience

by David E. Wilkins

Native nations, like the Navajo nation, have proven to be remarkably adept at retaining and exercising ever-increasing amounts of self-determination even when faced with powerful external constraints and limited...


China in Search of a Harmonious Society

by Guo And Guo

The problems of corruption, social injustice, public unrest, disparity in income and regional development, shortage of energy and resources, unemployment, aging population, inadequate social and economic safety...


Meditations of a Militant Moderate

by Peter H. Schuck

Vital center. Radical middle. Amid the red state/blue state divide, is there now space for an iconoclastic militant moderate? In this unusual and remarkably readable collection of short essays on a wide variety...


13 1/2 Reasons Why NOT To Be A Liberal

by Judd Dunning & Eric Golub

THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO WINNING AN ARGUMENT WITH A LIBERAL.

"Antifa leftists may still burn this book, but more than a few center-left individuals will read 13 1/2 Reasons Why NOT to Be a Liberal and develop...


Trump's Democrats

by Stephanie Muravchik & Jon A. Shields

Why did hundreds of Democratic strongholds break for Donald Trump in 2016 and stay loyal to him in 2020?

Looking for answers, Muravchik and Shields lived in three such “flipped” communities. There they discovered...


Feeling Blue

by Owens,Elijah R.

My book is about the major injustices that exist in America. I spend time explaining the various social and economic issues that have since become a burden to the American republic. I go into detail about my...


Crossing

by Rebecca Hamlin

Today, the concept of "the refugee" as distinct from other migrants looms large. Immigration laws have developed to reinforce a dichotomy between those viewed as voluntary, often economically motivated, migrants...


UNESCO and the Fate of the Literary

by Sarah Brouillette

A case study of one of the most important global institutions of cultural policy formation, UNESCO and the Fate of the Literary demonstrates the relationship between such policymaking and transformations in...


Immigration, Assimilation, and Border Security

by Yoku Shaw-Taylor & Lorraine McCall

This second edition is an update of the intersection of border security, immigration, and assimilation in the U.S.A. In addition to the history of immigration and custom services and shifts in attitudes about...


The Sex Obsession

by Janet R. Jakobsen

Finalist, 2021 Lambda Literary Award in LGBTQ Studies

Offers a way to undo the inextricable American knot of sex, politics, religion, and power

American politics are obsessed with sex. Before the first televised...


The Sex Obsession

by Janet R. Jakobsen

Finalist, 2021 Lambda Literary Award in LGBTQ Studies

Offers a way to undo the inextricable American knot of sex, politics, religion, and power

American politics are obsessed with sex. Before the first televised...


Red Creative

by Justin O'Connor & Xin Gu

This book brings together multiple strands of debate around the cultural creative industries and contemporary capitalism, China?s position in global capitalism, the future of modernity and new ways of thinking...


Borders and Immigration

by Laurence Armand French & Magdaleno Manzanárez

Borders and immigration are topics dominating world affairs during the 21st century including North America. This book examines the historical antecedents to the current crisis notably along the U.S.A./Mexico...


Latino Politics in America

by John A. García & Gabriel Ramon Sanchez

The fourth edition of this widely-used textbook introduces students to what it means to be a Latino American culturally and politically at a time of unprecedented challenges for America’s diverse and fastest-growing...