Politics & International Relations: Introductory Politics

  • Nuclear Designs: Great Britain, France and China in the Global Governance of Nuclear Arms book cover

    Nuclear Designs

    Great Britain, France and China in the Global Governance of Nuclear Arms, 1st Edition

    By Bruce Larkin

    Global politics has changed with unaccustomed swiftness since the end of the Cold War. Eastern Europe is free; the Soviet Union has broken up; China presses free market economic reform; and the United States and Russia have declared a joint commitment to end nuclear war. The force of these changes…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Encyclopaedia of Nationalism book cover

    Encyclopaedia of Nationalism

    1st Edition

    By Athena Leoussi

    Since the end of the internationalist Soviet experiment in 1989, nationalism is now recognized as a positive, vital force in modern political, cultural, and social life-if kept in check from excess. As a result of the explosion of nationalism, there has been a veritable resurgence of nationalism…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Latin American Political Yearbook: 1999 book cover

    Latin American Political Yearbook

    1999, 1st Edition

    By Jr. Denton

    In the third volume of this annual series, Robert G. Breene provides a comprehensive overview, analysis, and summary of the major political and economic trends and events in Central American, MERCOSUR, Andean and Caribbean nations, including Mexico. The yearbook provides a timely look at relevant…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • The Food and Drink Police: America's Nannies, Busybodies and Petty Tyrants book cover

    The Food and Drink Police

    America's Nannies, Busybodies and Petty Tyrants, 1st Edition

    By Thomas DiLorenzo

    Written in a lively, engaging style, The Food and Drink Police is a thoroughgoing examination and critique of the efforts of government agencies and private organizations (including the Center for Science in the Public Interest, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Envy: Statism as Theology book cover

    The Politics of Envy

    Statism as Theology, 1st Edition

    By Doug Bandow

    The Politics of Envy is a fit and proper sequel to the author's previous book, The Politics of Plunder. But beyond the previous collection, Doug Bandow herein offers a theoretical rationale for the current malaise in central government in the United States. He sees the core problem as the immense…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Democracy and American Foreign Policy: Reflections on the Legacy of Tocqueville book cover

    Democracy and American Foreign Policy

    Reflections on the Legacy of Tocqueville, 1st Edition

    By Robert Strausz-Hupe

    Since World War I, the United States has pursued the defense of Western civilization as a critical element of its own national interest. In his provocative reconsideration of that goal, Robert Strausz-Hupe asks whether the American people can still agree upon and adopt foreign policies consistently…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Modernizing the Korean Welfare State: Towards the Productive Welfare Model book cover

    Modernizing the Korean Welfare State

    Towards the Productive Welfare Model, 1st Edition

    By Neil Gilbert

    Modernizing the Korean Welfare State analyzes recent developments in social and public policy in South Korea. Its focus is the new approach to Korea's system of social protection, known as the productive welfare paradigm. This volume brings together an international group of scholars to examine the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Politics of the Lesser Evil book cover

    Politics of the Lesser Evil

    1st Edition

    By Anton Pelinka

    In his pathbreaking book, Leadership, James MacGregor Burns defines a kind of leadership with an indistinguishable personal impact on society. He calls this "transformal" leadership, and sees it as more than routine and calculable responses to demands. In fact, he argues, the more stable a liberal…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Conservative Socialism: The Decline of Radicalism and the Triumph of the Left in France book cover

    Conservative Socialism

    The Decline of Radicalism and the Triumph of the Left in France, 1st Edition

    By Roger F. S. Kaplan

    This work on the decline of French radicalism was conceived after the fall of the Berlin Wall as an essay on the decline and decay of the revolutionary idea in European politics. The theme provided an organizing principle for Roger Kaplan's analysis of the evolution of the French left in the wake…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Anarchism book cover

    Contemporary Anarchism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Terry Michael Perlin

    Anarchism literally, a society without government is less a political philosophy than it is a temperament. Anarchists are defiant people who seek to organize for the purpose of destroying organization. For its adherents, anarchism means a grand struggle against evil, a plea for the "new," a secular…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge

  • A Culture of Its Own: Taking Latin America Seriously book cover

    A Culture of Its Own

    Taking Latin America Seriously, 1st Edition

    By Mark Falcoff

    A Culture of Its Own: Taking Latin America Seriously presents Mark Falcoff's essays on the region. Many of them are contentious; none of them are dull. He ranges from bilingualism to the cult of Garcia Lorca, from U.S.-Cuban relations to Chile's curious love affair with Germany. On more than one…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge

  • Biomedical Globalization: The International Migration of Scientists book cover

    Biomedical Globalization

    The International Migration of Scientists, 1st Edition

    By Sergio Diaz-Briquets, Charles Cheney

    Despite much debate in recent years about the economic and professional impact of foreign engineers and computer professionals in the United States, comparatively little has been said about the growing number of foreign biomedical scientists employed by American firms and health institutions. The…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge

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