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The Responsible Globalist: What Citizens of the World Can Learn from Nationalism

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The Responsible Globalist: What Citizens of the World Can Learn from Nationalism...

Hassan Damluji

Globalization; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Nationalism

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Today, globalism has a bad reputation. 'Citizens of the world' are depicted as recklessly uninterested in how international... [more]

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The Inner Level: How More Equal Societies Reduce Stress, Restore Sanity and Improve Everyone's Well-being

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The Inner Level: How More Equal Societies Reduce Stress, Restore Sanity...

Richard Wilkinson, Kate Pickett

Society & Social Sciences; Social discrimination; Social classes; Social, group or collective psychology; Comparative politics; Personal & public health

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Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett's The Spirit Level, now published in more than twenty languages, has been one of the most... [more]

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The Government of No One: The Theory and Practice of Anarchism

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The Government of No One: The Theory and Practice of Anarchism

Ruth Kinna

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Anarchism

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Often associated with chaos or disorder, anarchy defies definition and routinely gets a bad press. And yet from Occupy to... [more]

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Labor's Forgotten People: The Triumph of Identity Politics

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Labor's Forgotten People: The Triumph of Identity Politics

Michael Thompson

History; Comparative politics

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The Labor Party may be doing well federally, but its future as a major force in Australian politics is under threat. [more]

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North Korea: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

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North Korea: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

Patrick McEachern (Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow, Wilson Center)

History; Asian history; Comparative politics; Political ideologies; Political control & freedoms; Economic history

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Diplomatic expert Patrick McEachern unpacks the contentious and tangled relationship between the two Koreas in an approachable... [more]

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Cultural Backlash: Trump, Brexit, and Authoritarian Populism

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Cultural Backlash: Trump, Brexit, and Authoritarian Populism

Pippa Norris (Harvard University, Massachusetts), Ronald Inglehart (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)

Sociology; Social, group or collective psychology; Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political structures: democracy

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What explains the rise of authoritarian populism in Europe and the US, including Trump and Brexit? The book argues that a... [more]

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False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East

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False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East

Steven A. Cook

History; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Political ideologies; Political structure & processes; Political activism

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In False Dawn, noted Middle East regional expert Steven A. Cook offers a sweeping narrative account of the tumultuous past... [more]

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JB Chifley: An Ardent Internationalist

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JB Chifley: An Ardent Internationalist

Julie Suares

Biography; Comparative politics; Political leaders & leadership

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Reveals the extraordinary convergence of worldviews of two fellow internationalists, former Australian Prime Minister JB Chifley... [more]

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How Democracies Die: The International Bestseller: What History Reveals About Our Future

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How Democracies Die: The International Bestseller: What History Reveals...

Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt

History: theory & methods; Religion & politics; Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political structures: democracy; Geopolitics

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Democracies can die with a coup d'etat - or they can die slowly. This happens most deceptively when in piecemeal fashion,... [more]

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The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World

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The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World

Peter Frankopan

History; General & world history; Comparative politics

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From the Sunday Times and internationally bestselling author of The Silk Roads `Masterly mapping out of a new world... [more]

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Make The Liberal Party Great Again

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Make The Liberal Party Great Again

John Ruddick

History; Comparative politics

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`John Ruddick is performing a signal service in informing the public of the opportunities possible in the democratisation... [more]

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Forging the Franchise: The Political Origins of the Women's Vote

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Forging the Franchise: The Political Origins of the Women's Vote

Dawn Langan Teele

Gender studies: women; Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political structures: democracy; Civil rights & citizenship

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The important political motivations behind why women finally won the right... [more]

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Scots and Catalans: Union and Disunion

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Scots and Catalans: Union and Disunion

J. H. Elliott

History; European history; British & Irish history; Comparative politics

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A landmark account that reveals the long history behind the current Catalan and Scottish independence movements [more]

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Crossroads: Comparative Immigration Regimes in a World of Demographic Change

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Crossroads: Comparative Immigration Regimes in a World of Demographic Change...

Justin Gest (University of Sydney), Justin Gest (George Mason University, Virginia)

Politics & government; Comparative politics; International relations; International organisations & institutions

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A versatile, wide-lens study of immigration policy and demography worldwide. While its breadth and interest in the fundamental... [more]

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The Empire's New Clothes: The Myth of the Commonwealth

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The Empire's New Clothes: The Myth of the Commonwealth

Philip Murphy

Colonialism & imperialism; Politics & government; Comparative politics

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Is the Commonwealth little more than a mirage -- as lacking in substance as the emperor's new clothes? [more]

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End of an Era: How China's Authoritarian Revival is Undermining Its Rise

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End of an Era: How China's Authoritarian Revival is Undermining Its Rise...

Carl Minzner (Professor of Law, Fordham University)

History; Religion & politics; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Marxism & Communism; Political economy

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In this book, Carl Minzner argues that China's reform era is ending. The core factors that characterized the era-political... [more]

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Deadly Clerics: Blocked Ambition and the Paths to Jihad

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Deadly Clerics: Blocked Ambition and the Paths to Jihad

Richard A. Nielsen

Religion & beliefs; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islam; Comparative politics; Religious & theocratic ideologies

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Deadly Clerics explains why some Muslim clerics adopt the ideology of militant jihadism while most do not. The book explores... [more]

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The Historical Roots of Corruption: Mass Education, Economic Inequality, and State Capacity

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The Historical Roots of Corruption: Mass Education, Economic Inequality,...

Eric M. Uslaner

Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political corruption

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Using both statistical analysis and case studies, Uslaner argues that corruption levels in 2010 largely depend upon the level... [more]

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Dilemmas of Inclusion: Muslims in European Politics

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Dilemmas of Inclusion: Muslims in European Politics

Rafaela M. Dancygier

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Elections & referenda; Regional government policies; Civil rights & citizenship

Paperback

This is a book about contemporary European politics and the demographics of Muslim political candidacies. --Provided by publisher.... [more]

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Hate Spin: The Manufacture of Religious Offense and Its Threat to Democracy

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Hate Spin: The Manufacture of Religious Offense and Its Threat to Democracy...

Cherian George (Associate Professor, Hong Kong Baptist University)

Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political structure & processes; Propaganda

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How right-wing political entrepreneurs around the world use religious offense-both given and taken-to mobilize supporters... [more]

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The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life

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The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life

Anu Partanen

Regional studies; Sociology; Politics & government; Comparative politics

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Includes a reading group guide with an author interview, biography, and discussion questions. [more]

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Inside Job: How Government Insiders Subvert the Public Interest

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Inside Job: How Government Insiders Subvert the Public Interest

Mark A. Zupan (Alfred University, New York)

Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political economy

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Much attention has been paid to the negative effects of government outsiders - such as special interest groups - influencing... [more]

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False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East

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False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East

Steven Cook (Senior Fellow, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations)

History; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Political structure & processes; Political control & freedoms; Revolutionary groups & movements

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In False Dawn, noted Middle East regional expert Steven Cook offers a sweeping narrative account of the past five years, moving... [more]

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Political Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalisation of Democracy

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Political Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the...

Francis Fukuyama

Politics & government; Comparative politics; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies; Geopolitics

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In The Origins of Political Order, Francis Fukuyama took us from the dawn of mankind to the French and American Revolutions.... [more]

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States and Social Revolutions: A Comparative Analysis of France, Russia, and China

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States and Social Revolutions: A Comparative Analysis of France, Russia,...

Theda Skocpol

Politics & government; Comparative politics

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Theda Skocpol shows how state structures, international forces, and class relations combine to explain the origins and accomplishments... [more]

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