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  • Terrorism: Theory and Practice book cover

    Terrorism: Theory and Practice

    1st Edition

    By Lewis M Alexander

    The use of sporadic and relentless nongovernmental political and ideological violence—principally, but not exclusively, as part of a parochial or transnational revolutionary strategy—is characteristic of our "Age of Terrorism." This volume presents theoretical and practical aspects of this…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Peasants In Transition: The Changing Economy of the Peruvian Aymara:A General Systems Approach book cover

    Peasants In Transition

    The Changing Economy of the Peruvian Aymara:A General Systems Approach, 1st Edition

    By Ted Lewellen

    The peasant transition from a subsistence-agriculture economy to a money economy is one of the most significant and widespread phenomena of the twentieth century. For the world’s largest occupational group—comprising from one-half to two-thirds of the world’s population—this process constitutes a…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • The End And The Beginning: The Nicaraguan Revolution book cover

    The End And The Beginning: The Nicaraguan Revolution

    1st Edition

    By John A. Booth

    For a brief period, revolution in Nicaragua dominated the news. But what has happened since the 1979 insurrection that toppled the government of Anastasio Somoza Debayle? And what does this mean for Nicaragua's future? This book provides an up-to-date view of the radical social and political…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Perspectives On A Changing China: Essays In Honor Of Professor C. Martin Wilbur book cover

    Perspectives On A Changing China

    Essays In Honor Of Professor C. Martin Wilbur, 1st Edition

    By Joshua Fogel, William T. Rowe

    This collection of essays represents current research in modern (post-1800) Chinese history. All contributors are former students of Professor C. Martin Wilbur, one of the great names in the China field over the past forty years, who recently retired from a long tenure as modern Chinese historian…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • The Hoover Commissions Revisited book cover

    The Hoover Commissions Revisited

    1st Edition

    By Ronald C Moe

    In recent years numerous bills have been introduced in Congress to establish a major study effort patterned after the two Hoover Commissions of some thirty years ago. The continuing interest in creating a "new Hoover Commission" has prompted questions about the earlier efforts to restructure…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • The Myth Of Victory: What Is Victory In War? book cover

    The Myth Of Victory

    What Is Victory In War?, 1st Edition

    By Richard W Hobbs

    Richard Hobbs examines one of society’s greatest problems: the need for reconciliation between the democratic dislike of war and the appropriate use of the military instrument in world politics. He questions whether the results obtained in war are worth the expenditures made and contends that…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • The New International Economic Order: Confrontation Or Cooperation Between North And South? book cover

    The New International Economic Order

    Confrontation Or Cooperation Between North And South?, 1st Edition

    By Karl P Sauvant, Hajo Hasenpflug

    In the face of the continuing economic gap between the industrialized and the developing countries, the Third World began to demand a reorganization of the international economic system—its mechanisms, organizations, purposes—that would make the system responsive to the needs of all of its members.…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Planning For Higher Education: Background And Application book cover

    Planning For Higher Education

    Background And Application, 1st Edition

    By Allan O. Pfnister

    This book focuses on some of the last decade's more significant writing about developments in higher education planning, organizing the wide-ranging commentaries and studies to show the administrator, the faculty member and the informed layman what the current status of higher education appears to…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Portugal Since The Revolution: Economic And Political Perspectives book cover

    Portugal Since The Revolution

    Economic And Political Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Jorge Braga De Macedo, Simon Serfaty

    This volume examines the economic and political circumstances in Portugal since the 1974 revolution. A succinct analysis of the central themes of Portuguese politics (drawing on public opinion surveys conducted in Portugal) is followed by a framework for analyzing the economic consequences of the…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • The Problems and Prospects of American-East Asian Relations book cover

    The Problems and Prospects of American-East Asian Relations

    1st Edition

    By John Chay

    This issue-oriented, multidisciplinary approach to American- East Asian relations asks provocative questions and presents a thoughtful appraisal of the situation today. Using a wide range of sources-among them, recently declassified government documents-the authors examine U.S. relations with China…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Public Regulation of Financial Services: Costs and Benefits to Consumers book cover

    Public Regulation of Financial Services: Costs and Benefits to Consumers

    1st Edition

    By Arnold A. Heggestad, Arnold A Heggestad Sr Analyst

    In the many studies that have been conducted on the provision of financial services for consumers, regulation has emerged as one of the most important factors. The impact of regulation on financial service industries is a major focus of this comprehensive bibliography of relevant source materials…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Quantitative Approaches To Political Intelligence: The CIA Experience book cover

    Quantitative Approaches To Political Intelligence

    The CIA Experience, 1st Edition

    By Richards Heuer

    Bridging the gap between the scientific approach to international relations and the intuitive analysis of the government foreign affairs specialist, this book reports on a concerted effort by the CIA to apply modern social science methods to problems confronted by political intelligence analysts.…

    eBook – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

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