110 books (6 pages) in this category

Old Gods, New Enigmas

by Mike Davis

Old Gods, New Enigmas is the highly-anticipated book by the bestselling author of City of Quartz and Planet of Slums. Mike Davis spent years working factory jobs and sitting behind the wheel of an eighteen wheeler before his profile as one of ...

ISBN: 9781788732161

Binding: Hardback


Out of the Wreckage

by George Monbiot

Today, our lives are dominated by an ideology of extreme competition and individualism. It misrepresents human nature, destroying hope and common purpose. But we cannot replace it without a positive vision, one that reengages people in politics ...

ISBN: 9781786632890

Binding: Paperback


Political Judgment - an Introduction

by Steinberger

ISBN: 9781509513116

Binding: Paperback


Populism and Patronage

Why Populists Win Elections in India, Asia, and Beyond

by Paul D. Kenny

This book provides a new explanation for why populists are so successful in political systems where vote buying and other such patronage-based practices are common. Decentralisation weakens the network of illicit ties that keep patronage parties

ISBN: 9780198807872

Binding: Hardback


Populism Now!

The Case For Progressive Populism

by David McKnight

<p>Populism can be a dirty word. Brexit and the election of Donald Trump have certainly given it a bad name. But rather than associating it with demagoguery and exclusion, might we better see it as a backlash against free market globalisation? ...

ISBN: 9781742235639

Binding: Paperback


Power Broking In The Shade: Party Finances And Money Politics In Southeast Asia

by Wolfgang Sachsenroeder

ISBN: 9789813230736

Binding: Hardback


Prisoners of the American Dream

by Mike Davis

<i>Prisoners of the American Dream</i> is Mike Davis 's brilliant exegesis of a persistent and major analytical problem for Marxist historians and political economists- Why has the world 's most industrially advanced nation never spawned a ...

ISBN: 9781786635907

Binding: Paperback


Public Policy

Investing for a Better World

by Michael Mintrom

Public Policy: Investing for a Better World presents a contemporary introduction to public policy, covering all the major theories, approaches, and substantive policy areas. Grounded in the tradition of theoretically driven, evidence-based ...

ISBN: 9780199975976

Binding: Paperback


Representative Government Modern Europe

by Michael Gallagher

ISBN: 9780077129675

Binding: Paperback


Should We Control World Population?

by Coole

ISBN: 9781509523405

Binding: Hardback


Should We Control World Population?

by Coole

ISBN: 9781509523412

Binding: Paperback


Social Work, Immigration and Asylum

by Debra Hayes

ISBN: 9781843101949

Binding: Paperback


Something Has Gone Wrong

Dealing with the Brighton Bomb

by Steve Ramsey

<p>On 12 October 1984, an IRA bomb exploded inside Brighton’s Grand Hotel, killing five people and injuring thirty. It was an assassination attempt on Margaret Thatcher and her cabinet, who were staying there for the Conservative ...

ISBN: 9781785903366

Binding: Hardback


Soul of a Democrat

The Seven Core Ideals That Made Our Party - And Our Country - Great

by Thomas B. Reston

In 2016 the Democratic Party lost control of every branch of government. Countless explanations and excuses have been offered, but in this heartfelt, evocative book longtime Democratic activist Thomas B. Reston illuminates the true cause: the ...

ISBN: 9781250176059

Binding: Hardback



Hot Spots in Global Politics

by Abboud

ISBN: 9781509522408

Binding: Hardback


The Accidental Superpower

The Next Generation of American Preeminence and the Coming Global Disaster

by Peter Zeihan

ISBN: 9781455583683

Binding: Paperback


The Conspiracy of Modern Art

by Luiz Renato Martins

<p>Internationally renowned Brazilian critic and art-historian Luiz Renato Martins presents an innovative new account of modern art from <em>David</em> to Abstract Expressionism.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781608469277

Binding: Paperback


The Dismissal Dossier: The Palace Connection: Everything You Were NeverMeant to Know about November 1975

by Jenny Hocking

Here is the definitive story of the most divisive episode in Australia's history-the dismissal of Gough Whitlam's Labor government.<br><br><br>In her award-winning biography of Gough Whitlam, Jenny Hocking revealed the astonishing secret story ...

ISBN: 9780522873009

Binding: Paperback


The End of Policing

by Alex S. Vitale

<p>How the police endanger us and why we need to find an alternative</p> <p>Recent years have seen an explosion of protest and concern about police brutality and repression—especially after long-held grievances in Ferguson, Missouri, erupted in

ISBN: 9781784782894

Binding: Kobo eBook



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The EU

by John R. Gillingham III

With Britain leaving the EU, now is the time for an obituary for the EU as an institution. In this short, rigorously argued book, updated after Brexit, John R. Gillingham tells the history of an idea that has soured and withered away. <br>He ...

ISBN: 9781784784249

Binding: Paperback