• The Student Struggle Factor: Redefining the American Educational System book cover

    The Student Struggle Factor

    Redefining the American Educational System, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Wood

    A revolution is occurring among parents who see their children failing because of a broken education system. This book joins the change movement by approaching the topic of education policy from the front lines as a direct advocate for students. The author argues that at federal, state and local…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to the Politics of Democratization in Europe: Concepts and Histories book cover

    The Ashgate Research Companion to the Politics of Democratization in Europe

    Concepts and Histories, 1st Edition

    By Tuija Pulkkinen

    Edited by Kari Palonen

    'Democratization' is a concept often used in academic book titles, yet not many of them deal with the initial breakthrough of democratization. This research companion presents an alternative view to the widespread assumption that Western democracies should be the normative reference for the study…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12

  • A Companion to Political Philosophy. Methods, Tools, Topics book cover

    A Companion to Political Philosophy. Methods, Tools, Topics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Antonella Besussi

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of the key concepts and issues of contemporary political philosophy, providing an essential reference work for scholars and advanced students. It is structured in three parts, covering methodological issues; tools and argumentative strategies employed by…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12

  • The Europa World Year Book 2019 book cover

    The Europa World Year Book 2019

    60th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Globally renowned for its accuracy, consistency and reliability, the Europa World Year Book 2019 is your source for detailed country surveys containing the latest analytical, statistical and directory information for over 250 countries and territories. For ninety years since its first publication,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    The Europa World Year Book

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Ethics and International Relations book cover

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Ethics and International Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Hayden

    While skepticism about the role of moral considerations in international politics has been influential within the discipline of international relations (IR), those writing on topics such as war, peace, rights and trade up until the twentieth century took seriously the importance of ethical values…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10

  • Liberalism Divided: Freedom Of Speech And The Many Uses Of State Power book cover

    Liberalism Divided

    Freedom Of Speech And The Many Uses Of State Power, 1st Edition

    By Owen Fiss

    Professor Fiss examines contemporary free-speech issues in the context of the collision of liberal ideas of equality and freedom with modern social structures and speculates on what role the state might play in furthering robust public debate.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07

  • Money Rules: Financing Elections In America book cover

    Money Rules

    Financing Elections In America, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Gierzynski

    The role of money in the U.S. electoral process has become more and more controversial in recent years. Following the Buckley ruling and other legislation in 1996, candidates and political parties are free to raise virtually unlimited ?soft? money, making money perhaps the most significant factor…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07

  • Institutional Design In New Democracies: Eastern Europe And Latin America book cover

    Institutional Design In New Democracies

    Eastern Europe And Latin America, 1st Edition

    By Arend Lijphart, Carlos Waisman

    Countries throughout Latin America and Central and Eastern Europe are moving from semi-closed to open economies and from authoritarian to democratic political systems. Despite important differences between the regions, these transitions involve similar tasks: the establishment of governmental…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06

  • The Societies of the Middle East and North Africa: Structures, Vulnerabilities, and Forces book cover

    The Societies of the Middle East and North Africa

    Structures, Vulnerabilities, and Forces, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sean Yom

    This new textbook explores the societies and populations of the Middle East and North Africa. Presenting original chapters written by the world’s leading Middle East scholars, it analyzes the social fabric of the region’s varied countries to uncover the organizing structures, human vulnerabilities,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31

  • Globalism and Localization: Emergent Solutions to Ecological and Social Crises book cover

    Globalism and Localization

    Emergent Solutions to Ecological and Social Crises, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeanine M. Canty

    Considering the context of the present ecological and social crisis, this book takes an interdisciplinary approach to explore the relationship between globalism and localization. Globalism may be viewed as a positive emergent property of globalization. The latter depicts a worldwide economic and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31

  • Policy Analysis in the Twenty-First Century: Complexity, Conflict, and Cases book cover

    Policy Analysis in the Twenty-First Century

    Complexity, Conflict, and Cases, 1st Edition

    By Beryl Radin

    The field called policy analysis focused originally on the formulation of new policies and was structured to give advice to those in the top reaches of government agencies. Within several decades the field moved beyond the formulation stage of the policy process (creating new policies) to agenda…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31

  • Armed Conflict Survey 2019 book cover

    Armed Conflict Survey 2019

    1st Edition

    Edited by The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

    The Armed Conflict Survey provides in-depth analysis of the political, military and humanitarian dimensions of all major armed conflicts, as well as data on fatalities, refugees and internally displaced persons. Compiled by the IISS, publisher of The Military Balance, it is the standard reference…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31

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