676 books (34 pages) in this category

Can Democracy Be Saved? - Participation, Deliberation and Social Movements

by Donatella della Porta

Financial crisis, economic globalization and the strengthening of neoliberal policies present stark challenges to traditional conceptions of representative democracy. Yet, at the same time, new opportunities are emerging that propose alternative

ISBN: 9780745664606

Binding: Paperback

$37.95

Can Intervention Work?

by Rory Stewart

Best-selling author Rory Stewart and political economist Gerald Knaus examine the impact of large-scale interventions, from Bosnia to Afghanistan. Rory Stewart (author of The Places In Between) and Gerald Knaus distill their remarkable firsthand

ISBN: 9780393342246

Binding: Paperback

$22.95

Can the Welfare State Survive?

by Andrew Gamble

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

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' - and, ...

ISBN: 9781922079312

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Cases in Comparative Politics 5E

by Patrick H. O'Neil

ISBN: 9780393937541

Binding: Paperback

$112.95

Catch and Kill: The Politics of Power

by Joel Deane

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. Since 2001, the United States has created or reorganised more ...

ISBN: 9780190237318

Binding: Hardback

$37.95

China and Taiwan

by Steven M. Goldstein

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 the ...

ISBN: 9780745660004

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

China's Coming War with Asia

by Jonathan Holslag

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 will ...

ISBN: 9780745688244

Binding: Hardback

$111.95

China's Coming War with Asia

by Jonathan Holslag

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 will ...

ISBN: 9780745688251

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

China's Environmental Challenges, 2E

by Judith Shapiro

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. In the second edition of this acclaimed, trailblazing book, noted China specialist and ...

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

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 international

ISBN: 9781509507146

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

China's Legal System

by Pitman Potter

China?s struggle for the rule of law is at a critical juncture. As a key element of governance in the PRC today, China?s legal system affects not only domestic affairs but also China?s engagement with the world. But can a credible legal system ...

ISBN: 9780745662695

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

China's Military Transformation

by you Ji

China s military transformation is one of the major geo-strategic developments of the 21st Century. Billions of dollars are being spent modernizing The People s Liberation Army (PLA) as China seeks to upgrade and expand its military capabilities

ISBN: 9780745670799

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

Chinese Politics in the Xi Jinping Era

Reassessing Collective Leadership

by Cheng Li

Examines how the structure and dynamics of Chinese party leadership have evolved since the late 1990s and argues that "inner-party democracy" - the concept of collective leadership that emphasizes deal making based on accepted rules and norms - ...

ISBN: 9780815726920

Binding: Paperback

$52.99

Choosing Against War

A Christian View

by John Roth

From a leading Christian thinker comes a must-read for anyone concerned about issues of violence and justice and the possibility that God's love is stronger than our society's fears. By a leading writer and thinker. How might Christians look on ...

ISBN: 9781561483594

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

Choosing the Republic

by Glenn Patmore

It has been ten years since the 1999 Republican referendum failed. Whilst it was ultimately unsuccessful, it has engaged people in a debate that has spanned a decade. Australians seem to want a republic, but there is uncertainty about what kind ...

ISBN: 9781742230153

Binding: Paperback

$34.95

Circling the Square

Stories from the Egyptian Revolution

by Wendell Steavenson

From the acclaimed New Yorker writer, here is a compelling chronicle of the Egyptian Revolution, from Mubarak's downfall to Morsi's, told through the stories of Egyptians, the activists and those who were indifferent, thugs and elites, liberals ...

ISBN: 9781783782345

Binding: Paperback

$32.99