754 books (38 pages) in this category

Can Governments Earn Our Trust?

by Donald F. Kettl

<p>Some analysts have called distrust the biggest governmental crisis of our time. It is unquestionably a huge problem, undermining confidence in our elected institutions, shrinking social capital, slowing innovation, and raising existential ...

ISBN: 9781509522460

Binding: Paperback

$21.95

Can the Internet Strengthen Democracy?

by Stephen Coleman

From its inception as a public communication network, the Internet was regarded by many people as a potential means of escaping from the stranglehold of top-down, stage-managed politics. If hundreds of millions of people could be the producers ...

ISBN: 9781509508372

Binding: Paperback

$21.95

Can the Welfare State Survive?

by Andrew Gamble

<p>After the most serious economic crash since the 1930s and the slowest recovery on record, austerity rules. Spending on the welfare state did not cause the crisis, but deep cuts in welfare budgets has become the default policy response. The ...

ISBN: 9780745698748

Binding: Paperback

$21.95

Can War Be Eliminated?

by Christopher Coker

Throughout history, war seems to have had an iron grip on humanity. In this short book, internationally renowned philosopher of war, Christopher Coker, challenges the view that war is an idea that we can cash in for an even better one - peace. ...

ISBN: 9780745679235

Binding: Paperback

$21.95

Can We Solve the Migration Crisis?

by Jacqueline Bhabha

<p>Every minute 24 people are forced to leave their homes and over 65 million are currently displaced world-wide. Small wonder that tackling the refugee and migration crisis has become a global political priority. <br /><br /> But can this ...

ISBN: 9781509519408

Binding: Paperback

$21.95

Capital: A Portrait of Twenty-First Century Delhi

by Dasgupta Rana

At the turn of the twenty-first century acclaimed novelist Rana Dasgupta arrived in the Indian capital with a single suitcase. He had no intention of staying for long. But the city beguiled him - he 'fell in love and in hate with it' - ...

ISBN: 9781922079312

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Capitalism: A Ghost Story

by Arundhati Roy

India is a nation of 1.2 billion, but the country's 100 richest people own assets equivalent to one-fourth of India's gross domestic product. The rest of the population are ghosts within a system beyond their control. This includes the millions ...

ISBN: 9781784780319

Binding: Hardback

$22.99

Catch and Kill: The Politics of Power

by Deane Joel

Power is the only measure of a politician that matters. How they win power. How they wield power. How they lose power. <i>Catch and Kill</i> is an inside account of the beguiling and nomadic nature of the unholy trinity of politics - the

ISBN: 9780702249808

Binding: Paperback

$32.95

Chasing Ghosts

The Policing of Terrorism

by John Mueller

Chasing Ghosts exposes the ill-founded paranoia that has allowed the national security state to both feed at the public trough and undermine America's civil liberties tradition.&nbsp;Since 2001, the United States has created or reorganised more ...

ISBN: 9780190237318

Binding: Hardback

$49.95

Chasing Hillary: Ten Years, Two Presidential Campaigns and One Intact Glass Ceiling

by Amy Chozick

ISBN: 9780008296728

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Che, My Brother

by Juan Martin Guevara

<p>On 9 October 1967, Ernesto Che Guevara, Marxist guerrilla leader and hero of the Cuban Revolution, was captured and executed by Bolivian forces. When the Guevara family learned from the front pages that Che was dead, they decided to say ...

ISBN: 9781509517756

Binding: Hardback

$44.95

China and India - Asia's Emergent Great Powers

by Chris Ogden

<p>China and India are becoming increasingly influential, powerful and prominent countries but what kind of states do their leaders and people wish them to become? Will they act and behave like major Western entities or like something ...

ISBN: 9780745689869

Binding: Hardback

$122.95

China and India - Asia's Emergent Great Powers

by Chris Ogden

<p>China and India are becoming increasingly influential, powerful and prominent countries but what kind of states do their leaders and people wish them to become? Will they act and behave like major Western entities or like something ...

ISBN: 9780745689876

Binding: Paperback

$37.95

China and Russia - the New Rapprochement

by Alexander Lukin

With many predicting the end of US hegemony, Russia and China's growing cooperation in a number of key strategic areas looks set to have a major impact on global power dynamics. But what lies behind this Sino-Russian rapprochement? Is it simply ...

ISBN: 9781509521715

Binding: Paperback

$37.95

China and Taiwan

by Steven M. Goldstein

<p>Relations between Taiwan and the People s Republic of China have oscillated between outright hostility and wary detente ever since the Archipelago seceded from the Communist mainland over six decades ago. While the mainland has long coveted ...

ISBN: 9780745660004

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

China's Coming War with Asia

by Jonathan Holslag

<p>China?s ambition is to rise peacefully. Avoiding fierce conflicts with its Asian neighbors is essential to this goal. Jonathan Holslag makes a brilliant case for the geopolitical dilemma facing the rising China, and his argument that China ...

ISBN: 9780745688244

Binding: Hardback

$111.95

China's Coming War with Asia

by Jonathan Holslag

<p>China?s ambition is to rise peacefully. Avoiding fierce conflicts with its Asian neighbors is essential to this goal. Jonathan Holslag makes a brilliant case for the geopolitical dilemma facing the rising China, and his argument that China ...

ISBN: 9780745688251

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

China's Environmental Challenges, 2E

by Judith Shapiro

<p>China s huge environmental challenges are significant for us all. They affect not only the health and well-being of China but the very future of the planet.</p> <p>In the second edition of this acclaimed, trailblazing book, noted China ...

ISBN: 9780745698649

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

China's Foreign Policy

by Stuart Harris

China?s inexorable rise as a major world power is one of the defining features of the contemporary political landscape. But should we heed the warnings of a so-called ?China threat?? Is China set to become the next superpower? Or will its ...

ISBN: 9780745662473

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

China's Future

by David Shambaugh

<p>China's future is arguably the most consequential question in global affairs. Having enjoyed unprecedented levels of growth, China is at a critical juncture in the development of its economy, society, polity, national security, and ...

ISBN: 9781509507146

Binding: Paperback

$33.95