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Politics

  • Global Gender Politics

    5th Edition

    By Anne Sisson Runyan

    Accessible and student-friendly, Global Gender Politics analyzes the gendered divisions of power, labor, and resources that contribute to the global crises of representation, violence, and sustainability. The author emphasizes how hard-won attention to gender and other related inequalities in world…

    Paperback – 2018-09-08
    Routledge

  • Religion and Politics in America

    Faith, Culture, and Strategic Choices, 6th Edition

    By Allen D. Hertzke, Laura R. Olson, Kevin R. den Dulk, Robert Booth Fowler

    Religion and politics are never far from the headlines, but their relationship remains complex and often confusing. This book offers an engaging, accessible, and balanced treatment of religion in American politics. It explores the historical, cultural, and legal contexts that motivate religious…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

  • Human and National Security

    Understanding Transnational Challenges, 2nd Edition

    By Derek S. Reveron, Kathleen A. Mahoney-Norris

    Deliberately challenging the traditional, state-centric analysis of security, this book focuses on subnational and transnational forces—religious and ethnic conflict, climate change, pandemic diseases, poverty, terrorism, criminal networks, and cyber attacks—that threaten human beings and their…

    Paperback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge

  • The Campaign Manager

    Running and Winning Local Elections, 6th Edition

    By Catherine Shaw

    Successful campaign manager and three-time mayor of Ashland, Oregon, Catherine Shaw presents the must-have handbook for navigating local campaigns. This clear and concise handbook gives political novices and veterans alike a detailed, soup-to-nuts plan for organizing, funding, publicizing, and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-13
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  • Transforming Multilateral Diplomacy

    The Inside Story of the Sustainable Development Goals, 1st Edition

    By Macharia Kamau, Pamela Chasek, David O'Connor

    Transforming Multilateral Diplomacy provides the inside view of the negotiations that produced the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Not only did this process mark a sea change in how the UN conducts multilateral diplomacy, it changed the way the UN does its business. This book tells the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09
    Routledge

  • Industrial Disasters and Environmental Policy

    Stories of Villains, Heroes, and the Rest of Us, 1st Edition

    By Denise L. Scheberle

    Environmental stories have all the elements of a good drama—villains that plunge the world into danger and heroes that fight for positive change. Industrial Disasters and Environmental Policy: Stories of Villains, Heroes, and the Rest of Us illuminates the interplay between environmental policies…

    Paperback – 2018-03-06
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  • Theories of the Policy Process

    4th Edition

    By Christopher M. Weible, Paul A. Sabatier

    Edited by Christopher M. Weible, Paul A. Sabatier

    Theories of the Policy Process provides a forum for the experts in the most established and widely used theoretical frameworks in policy process research to present the basic propositions, empirical evidence, latest updates, and the promising future research opportunities of each framework. This…

    Paperback – 2017-07-25
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  • International Human Rights

    5th Edition

    By Jack Donnelly, Daniel Whelan

    International Human Rights examines the ways in which states and other international actors have addressed human rights since the end of World War II. This unique textbook features substantial attention to theory, history, international and regional institutions, and the role of transnational…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
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  • Latin American Politics and Development

    9th Edition

    By Harvey F. Kline, Christine J. Wade, Howard J. Wiarda

    For over thirty years, Latin American Politics and Development has kept instructors and students abreast of current affairs and changes in Latin America. Now in its ninth edition, this definitive text has been updated throughout and features contributions from experts in the field, including twenty…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
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  • Can We All Get Along?

    Racial and Ethnic Minorities in American Politics, 7th Edition

    By Paula McClain, Jessica Carew

    In a nation built by immigrants and bedeviled by the history and legacy of slavery and discrimination, how do we, as Americans, reconcile a commitment to equality and freedom with persistent inequality and discrimination? And what can we do about it? This widely acclaimed text by Paula D. McClain,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
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  • International Studies

    An Interdisciplinary Approach to Global Issues, 4th Edition

    By Sheldon Anderson, Mark Allen Peterson, Stanley W Toops

    This core text is the first to provide a much-needed interdisciplinary approach to international studies. Emphasizing the interconnected nature of history, geography, anthropology, economics, and political science, International Studies details the methodologies and subject matter of each…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
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  • Inequality in America

    Race, Poverty, and Fulfilling Democracy's Promise, 2nd Edition

    By Stephen Caliendo

    Why does inequality have such a hold on American society and public policy? And what can we, as citizens, do about it? Inequality in America takes an in-depth look at race, class and gender-based inequality, across a wide range of issues from housing and education to crime, employment and health.…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
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  • Women and Politics

    The Pursuit of Equality, 4th Edition

    By Lynne Ford

    Women and Politics is a comprehensive examination of women's use of politics in pursuit of gender equality. How can demands for gender equality be reconciled with sex differences? Resolving this paradoxical question has proceeded along two paths: the legal equality doctrine, which emphasizes gender…

    Paperback – 2017-03-07
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  • Women's Movements in the Global Era

    The Power of Local Feminisms, 2nd Edition

    By Amrita Basu

    This book provides a path-breaking study of the genesis, growth, gains, and dilemmas of women's movements in countries throughout the world. Its focus is on the global South, where women's movements have engaged in complex negotiations with national and international forces. It challenges widely…

    Paperback – 2016-12-27
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  • Interest Groups and Lobbying

    Pursuing Political Interests in America, 1st Edition

    By Thomas T. Holyoke

    Interest groups and lobbyists play a crucial role in how public policy is made in the United States' representative democracy. By helping citizens organize and pursue their self-interests in the political arena, interest groups and lobbyists are an alternative but very effective form of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-27
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  • The European Union

    Politics and Policies, 6th Edition

    By Jonathan Olsen, John McCormick

    Covering the history, governing institutions, and policies of the European Union, Jonathan Olsen and John McCormick present the EU as one of the world's economic and political superpowers, which has brought far-reaching changes to the lives of Europeans and has helped its member states to take a…

    Paperback – 2016-08-09
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  • The Public Policy Theory Primer

    3rd Edition

    By Kevin B. Smith, Christopher Larimer

    Public policy is a broad and interdisciplinary area of study and research in the field tends to reflect this. Yet for those teaching and studying public policy, the disjointed nature of the field can be confusing and cumbersome. This text provides a consistent and coherent framework for uniting the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
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  • Nicaragua

    Emerging From the Shadow of the Eagle, 6th Edition

    By Thomas W. Walker, Christine J. Wade

    Nicaragua: Emerging from the Shadow of the Eagle details the country's unique history, culture, economics, politics, and foreign relations. Its historical coverage considers Nicaragua from pre-Columbian and colonial times as well as during the nationalist liberal era, the U.S. Marine occupation,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • Global Environmental Politics

    7th Edition

    By Pamela Chasek, David Downie

    For more than twenty years, Global Environmental Politics has provided an up-to-date, accurate, and unbiased introduction to the world's most pressing environmental issues. This new edition continues this tradition while covering critical new developments in the field. Through case studies on key…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • The United Nations in the 21st Century

    5th Edition

    By Karen A. Mingst, Margaret P. Karns, Alynna J. Lyon

    The United Nations in the 21st Century provides a comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the United Nations, exploring the historical, institutional, and theoretical foundations of the UN. This popular text for courses on international organizations and international relations also discusses…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
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  • The United Nations and Changing World Politics

    8th Edition

    By Thomas G. Weiss, David P Forsythe, Roger A. Coate, Kelly-Kate Pease

    This completely revised and updated eighth edition serves as the definitive text for courses in which the United Nations is either the focus or a central component. Built around three critical themes in international relations (peace and security, human rights and humanitarian affairs, and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
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  • American Constitutional Law, Volume I

    The Structure of Government, 10th Edition

    By Ralph A. Rossum, G. Alan Tarr

    American Constitutional Law, Volume I provides a comprehensive account of the nation's defining document, examining how its provisions were originally understood by those who drafted and ratified it, and how they have since been interpreted by the Supreme Court, Congress, the President, lower…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
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  • American Constitutional Law, Volume II

    The Bill of Rights and Subsequent Amendments, 10th Edition

    By Ralph A. Rossum, G. Alan Tarr

    American Constitutional Law, Volume II provides a comprehensive account of the nation's defining document, examining how its provisions were originally understood by those who drafted and ratified it, and how they have since been interpreted by the Supreme Court, Congress, the President, lower…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
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  • American Constitutional Law, 2-Volume Set

    10th Edition

    By Ralph A. Rossum, G. Alan Tarr

    Both volumes have been fully revised to include nineteen new cases. Provides a comprehensive account of the nation's defining document, examining how its provisions were originally understood by those who drafted and ratified it, and how they have since been interpreted by the Supreme Court,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • Presidential Power

    Theories and Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    By John P. Burke

    Presidential power is perhaps one of the most central issues in the study of the American presidency. Since Richard E. Neustadt's classic study, first published in 1960, there has not been a book that thoroughly examines the issue of presidential power. Presidential Power: Theories and Dilemmas by…

    Paperback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge

  • Contentious Politics in Brazil and China

    Beyond Regime, 1st Edition

    By December Green, Laura Luehrmann

    Contentious Politics in Brazil and China: Beyond Regime is a highly accessible and compelling examination of two fast-emerging countries in the global arena. It is not common to see Brazil and China examined side-by-side, but authors December Green and Laura Luehrmann show the utility of this…

    Paperback – 2016-03-22
    Routledge

  • Political Advertising in the United States

    1st Edition

    By Erika Franklin Fowler, Michael M. Franz, Travis N. Ridout

    Political advertising is as important as ever, ad spending records are broken each election cycle, and the volume of ads aired continues to increase. Political Advertising in the United States is a comprehensive survey of the political advertising landscape and its influence on voters. The authors,…

    Paperback – 2016-02-23
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  • Global Diplomacy

    Theories, Types, and Models, 1st Edition

    By Alison Holmes, J Simon Rofe

    In a field dominated by the history and practices of Western states, Global Diplomacy expands the mainstream discourse on diplomacy to include non-Western states and states in all stages of development. By presenting a broader view of this crucial institution, this exciting text cultivates a more…

    Paperback – 2015-11-01
    Routledge

  • The U.S. Intelligence Community

    7th Edition

    By Jeffrey T Richelson

    The role of intelligence in US government operations has changed dramatically and is now more critical than ever to domestic security and foreign policy. This authoritative and highly researched book written by Jeffrey T. Richelson provides a detailed overview of America's vast intelligence empire,…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
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  • Public Opinion

    3rd Edition

    By Carroll J. Glynn, Susan Herbst, Mark Lindeman, Garrett J. O'Keefe

    Public Opinion is a comprehensive and multidisciplinary examination of public opinion in the United States. Drawing on scholarship in political science, psychology, sociology, and communications, the authors explore the nature of political and social attitudes in the United States and how these…

    Paperback – 2015-08-01
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  • The Public Administration Theory Primer

    3rd Edition

    By H. George Frederickson, Kevin B. Smith, Christopher Larimer, Michael J. Licari

    The Public Administration Theory Primer explores how the science and art of public administration is definable, describable, replicable, and cumulative. The authors survey a broad range of theories and analytical approaches—from public institutional theory to theories of governance—and consider…

    Paperback – 2015-07-28
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  • The Nature of the Nonprofit Sector

    3rd Edition

    By J. Steven Ott, Lisa Dicke

    The Nature of the Nonprofit Sector is a collection of insightful and influential classic and recent readings on the existence, forms and functions of the nonprofit sector—the sector that sits between the market and government. The book encompasses everything from Andrew Carnegie’s…

    Paperback – 2015-07-28
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  • Understanding Nonprofit Organizations

    Governance, Leadership, and Management, 3rd Edition

    By J. Steven Ott, Lisa A. Dicke, C. Kenneth Meyer

    Understanding Nonprofit Organizations examines the most important issues that face today’s leaders and managers of nonprofit organizations through the writing of scholars, consultants, and practicing executives. It focuses on governing, leading, and managing nonprofit organizations and how such…

    Paperback – 2015-07-28
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  • Keen's Latin American Civilization, Volume 1

    A Primary Source Reader, Volume One: The Colonial Era, 10th Edition

    By Robert M. Buffington, Lila Caimari

    The tenth edition of Keen's Latin American Civilization inaugurates a new era in the history of this classic anthology by dividing it into two volumes. This first volume retains most of the colonial period sources from the ninth edition but with some significant additions including two new sets of…

    Paperback – 2015-07-01
    Routledge

  • Keen's Latin American Civilization, Volume 2

    A Primary Source Reader, Volume Two: The Modern Era, 10th Edition

    By Robert M. Buffington, Lila Caimari

    The tenth edition of Keen's Latin American Civilization inaugurates a new era in the history of this classic anthology by dividing it into two volumes. This second volume retains most of the modern period sources from the ninth edition but with some significant additions including a new set of…

    Paperback – 2015-07-01
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  • U.S. Immigration in the Twenty-First Century

    Making Americans, Remaking America, 1st Edition

    By Louis DeSipio, Rodolfo O. De La Garza

    Immigration in the Twenty-First Century is a comprehensive examination of the enduring issues surrounding immigration and immigrants in the United States. The book begins with a look at the history of immigration policy, followed by an examination of the legislative and legal debates waged over…

    Paperback – 2015-02-17
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  • Critical Issues in Homeland Security

    A Casebook, 1st Edition

    By James D. Ramsay, Linda A. Kiltz

    Critical Issues in Homeland Security: A Casebook encourages analytical and careful examination of practical homeland security problems through the presentation of contemporary cases involving major state or national events. Case studies demonstrate the complexity of challenges within the domain of…

    Paperback – 2014-12-09
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  • Keen's Latin American Civilization, 2-Volume SET

    A Primary Source Reader, 10th Edition

    By Robert M. Buffington, Lila Caimari

    The tenth edition of Keen's Latin American Civilization by Robert Buffington and Lila Caimari inaugurates a new era in the history of this classic anthology by dividing it into two volumes. The first volume retains most of the colonial period sources from the ninth edition but with some significant…

    Paperback – 2014-08-14
    Routledge

  • Revolutions and Revolutionary Movements

    5th Edition

    By James DeFronzo

    With crucial insights and indispensable information concerning modern-day political upheavals, Revolutions and Revolutionary Movements provides a representative cross section of the most significant revolutions of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This Fifth Edition is revised and updated…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
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  • Green Planet Blues

    Critical Perspectives on Global Environmental Politics, 5th Edition

    By Ken Conca, Geoffrey D Dabelko

    Revised and updated throughout, this unique anthology examines global environmental politics from a range of perspectives (contemporary and classic, activist and scholarly) and reflects voices of the powerless and powerful. Paradigms of sustainability, environmental security, and ecological justice…

    Paperback – 2014-08-05
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  • Judicial Politics in the United States

    1st Edition

    By Mark C. Miller

    Judicial Politics in the United States examines the role of courts as policymaking institutions and their interactions with the other branches of government and other political actors in the U.S. political system. Not only does this book cover the nuts and bolts of the functions, structures and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-01
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  • Politics Is a Joke!

    How TV Comedians Are Remaking Political Life, 1st Edition

    By S. Robert Lichter, Jody C Baumgartner, Jonathan S. Morris

    Does late night political humor matter? Are late-night comedians merely entertaining, or do they have the power to influence the way we think about politics and politicians? Politics Is a Joke! situates late night comedy in the historical context of political humor and demonstrates how the public…

    Paperback – 2014-07-01
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  • Understanding Central America

    Global Forces, Rebellion, and Change, 6th Edition

    By John A. Booth, Christine J. Wade, Thomas W Walker

    Understanding Central America explains how domestic, global, political and economic forces have shaped rebellion and regime change in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras throughout their histories, during the often-turbulent 1970s and since. The text provides students a…

    Paperback – 2014-07-01
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  • Demographic Gaps in American Political Behavior

    1st Edition

    By Patrick Fisher

    Demographic Gaps in American Political Behavior examines the political behavior of various groups in the United States in an effort to demonstrate how demographic backgrounds and socialization affect political behavior. Media coverage has disproportionately focused on the red state versus blue…

    Paperback – 2014-03-11
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  • Congress in Context

    2nd Edition

    By John Haskell, Sara Grove, Marian Currinder

    The U.S. Congress is by the far the least popular (and most misunderstood) branch of the federal government. Congress in Context de-mystifies the institution, giving students a comprehensive and practical understanding of Congress and the legislative process. This book takes a different approach to…

    Paperback – 2014-01-07
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  • The Campaign Manager

    Running and Winning Local Elections, 5th Edition

    By Catherine Shaw

    Successful campaign manager and three-time mayor of Ashland, Oregon, Catherine Shaw presents a clear and concise, must-have handbook for navigating local campaigns. This handbook gives political novices and veterans alike a comprehensive and detailed plan for organizing, funding, publicizing, and…

    Paperback – 2014-01-07
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  • Administrative Law for Public Managers

    2nd Edition

    By David H Rosenbloom

    This book focuses on the essentials that public managers should know about administrative law—why we have administrative law, the constitutional constraints on public administration, and administrative law’s frameworks for rulemaking, adjudication, enforcement, transparency, and judicial and…

    Paperback – 2013-12-17
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