730 books (37 pages) in this category
by Dee Madigan
"In <i>The Hard Sell,</i> creative director Dee Madigan uses her trademark humour and down-to-earth approach to unveil the world of political advertising. Drawing on real-life stories from her own recent Federal and State campaigns, she gives us
by Waldron Lamar
Five decades after one of America's greatest tragedies, this compelling book pierces the veil of secrecy to document the small, tightly held conspiracy that killed President John F. Kennedy. It explains why he was murdered, and how it was ...
by Susan George
George Bush leaves the White House in January 2009 and the United States goes back to ?normal?, right? Wrong, argues Susan George in this fascinating, thorough and often chilling account of the decades-long transformation of American society and
by Karen Blumenthal
by Derryn Hinch
As a current affairs commentator, Derryn Hinch spent decades fighting with politicians. Then the unthinkable happened he became one.<br><br>This is the inside story of Senator Hinch's first year in Canberra.<br><br>Explosive, incisive, frank, ...
by Oscar Martinez
A History of Violence ...
Why Populists Rise and Governments Fall
by Sam Wilkin
The laws of political turmoil laid bare in five astonishing stories. ...
by John Berger
From Hurricane Katrina, 9/11 and 7/7, to resistance in Ramallah and traumatic dislocation in the Middle East, Berger explores the countless personal choices, encounters, illuminations, sacrifices, griefs and memories that occur in the grip of ...
by George Monbiot
'Without countervailing voices, naming and challenging power, political freedom withers and dies. Without countervailing voices, a better world can never materialise. Without countervailing voices, wells will still be dug and bridges will still ...
by George Monbiot
How Did We Get Into This Mess? ...
A Cautionary Tale of American Democracy
by P.J. O'Rourke
Updated paperback edition: the essential take on the stranger-than-fiction 2016 presidential election from a quintessential voice on American politics and culture. ...
The US Election of 2016
by P.J. O'Rourke
An essential take on the stranger-than-fiction 2016 presidential election from a quintessential voice on American politics and culture. ...
by HOWELL STEVE
How The Light Gets In tells the inside story of the most dramatic General Election of modern times. When the 2017 snap election was called by Theresa May, most people had written off the Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and the party was trailing the
by Peter Oborne
The most significant, demented, politically effective tweets from the world's most important Twitter feed, analysed and explained by the UK's leading expert on political lying. The most unusual feature of Donald Trump's nationalist and populist
by Wolfgang Streeck
No Marketing Blurb ...
by Clarke John
More wonderful interviews with Australia's leading citizens, drawn from John Clarke and Bryan Dawe's weekly broadcasts on ABC TV's <i>7.30 Report</i>. Every Thursday evening, at the end of the ABC TV <i>7-30 Report</i>, John Clarke and long-time
Australian Commonwealth Administration, 1998-2004
by Chris Aulich
This book looks at the administrative and leadership style of Prime Minister John Howard’s second and third governments (1998-2004), focussing on key aspects of the government’s approach during this period. It considers major changes in the ...
Politics and Practice
by Michael Goodhart
by Michael Freeman
<p><i>Human Rights</i> is an introductory text that is both innovative and challenging. Its unique interdisciplinary approach invites students to think imaginatively and rigorously about one of the most important and influential political ...
by Eva Pils
How can we make sense of human rights in China's authoritarian system? In this insightful book, China law expert Eva Pils offers a nuanced account of this contentious area, examining human rights as a set of social practices involving a variety ...