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The Politics of Technology in Africa: Communication, Development, and Nation-Building in Ethiopia

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The Politics of Technology in Africa: Communication, Development, and Nation-Building...

Iginio Gagliardone (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg)

Politics & government; Regional government; Economic growth; Development economics; Technology: general issues

Paperback

Gagliardone looks at the complexities which characterise the evolution of information and communication technologies (ICTs)... [more]

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Local Government and the States: Autonomy, Politics, and Policy

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Local Government and the States: Autonomy, Politics, and Policy

David R. Berman

Regional government

Hardback

This book offers an overview of the legal, political, and broad intergovernmental environment in which relations between local... [more]

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Making Policy in a Complex World

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Making Policy in a Complex World

Paul Cairney (University of Stirling), Tanya Heikkila (University of Colorado, Denver), Matthew Wood (University of Sheffield)

Political science & theory; Political structure & processes; Public administration; Central government policies; Regional government policies

Paperback

Focuses on state-of-the-art theories that highlight policymaking complexity and explains complexity in a way that is simple... [more]

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Legislative Hardball: The House Freedom Caucus and the Power of Threat-Making in Congress

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Legislative Hardball: The House Freedom Caucus and the Power of Threat-Making...

Matthew Green

Political science & theory; Constitution: government & the state; Central government policies; Regional government policies; Local government law

Paperback

Following the 2014 elections, a group of organized conservatives called the House Freedom Caucus regularly issued threats... [more]

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Public Enterprise and Local Place: New Perspectives on Theory and Practice

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Public Enterprise and Local Place: New Perspectives on Theory and Practice...

John Fenwick (Northumbria University, UK), Lorraine Johnston (Northumbria University, UK)

Politics & government; Regional government; Business mathematics & systems; Human geography

Hardback

This book presents the key interactions in local government and public enterprise, drawing together the challenges for local... [more]

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Modern Panama: From Occupation to Crossroads of the Americas

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Modern Panama: From Occupation to Crossroads of the Americas

Michael L. Conniff (San Jose State University, California), Gene E. Bigler (University of the Pacific, California)

History of the Americas; Regional government policies

Hardback

Modern Panama provides a comprehensive overview of the political and economic developments in Panama from 1980 to the present... [more]

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State Politics and the Affordable Care Act: Choices and Decisions

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State Politics and the Affordable Care Act: Choices and Decisions

John C. Morris (Old Dominion University, USA), Martin K. Mayer (Old Dominion University, USA), Robert C. Kenter (Old Dominion University, USA), Luisa M. Lucero (Old Dominion University, USA)

Social issues & processes; Social welfare & social services; Regional government policies; Social law

Hardback

After a great deal of discussion and debate across all levels of government, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act... [more]

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Guanxi and Local Green Development in China: The Role of Entrepreneurs and Local Leaders

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Guanxi and Local Green Development in China: The Role of Entrepreneurs and...

Chunhong Sheng

Regional government; Sustainability; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Hardback

This book examines the factors which contribute to local green development in China and employs political ecology to analyze... [more]

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The Oxford History of Poland-Lithuania: Volume I: The Making of the Polish-Lithuanian Union, 1385-1569

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The Oxford History of Poland-Lithuania: Volume I: The Making of the Polish-Lithuanian...

Robert I. Frost (Burnett Fletcher Chair in History, Burnett Fletcher Chair in History, University of Aberdeen)

European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Medieval history; Regional government

Paperback

For 300 years the greatest power in Eastern Europe was the union between the kingdom of Poland and the grand duchy of Lithuania,... [more]

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The Eastern Frontier: Limits of Empire in Late Antique and Early Medieval Central Asia

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The Eastern Frontier: Limits of Empire in Late Antique and Early Medieval...

Robert Haug (Associate Professor)

Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Colonialism & imperialism; Islamic studies; Regional government

Hardback

Transoxania, Khurasan, and ?ukharistan - which comprise large parts of today's Central Asia - have long been an important... [more]

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Civic Politics in the Rome of Urban VIII

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Civic Politics in the Rome of Urban VIII

Laurie Nussdorfer

European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Regional government

Paperback

A study of the political life of Baroque Rome, which argues that lay persons managed to sustain a civic government under the... [more]

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Shortest Way Home: One mayor's challenge and a model for America's future

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Shortest Way Home: One mayor's challenge and a model for America's future...

Pete Buttigieg

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Political leaders & leadership; Regional government

Hardback

'The best American political biography since Obama's Dreams from My Father' Guardian NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A mayor's... [more]

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Hybrid Constitutionalism: The Politics of Constitutional Review in the Chinese Special Administrative Regions

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Hybrid Constitutionalism: The Politics of Constitutional Review in the Chinese...

Eric C. Ip (The University of Hong Kong)

Central government policies; Regional government policies; Constitutional & administrative law

Hardback

This book makes a significant contribution to the comparative constitutional law and politics of hybrid regimes, those that... [more]

$154.95

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Building Participatory Institutions in Latin America: Reform Coalitions and Institutional Change

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Building Participatory Institutions in Latin America: Reform Coalitions...

Lindsay Mayka (Colby College, Maine)

Politics & government; Political structures: democracy; Regional government policies

Hardback

This book explains how and why some national mandates for participatory policymaking develop into powerful institutions for... [more]

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Designing Local e-Government: The Pillars of Organizational Structure

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Designing Local e-Government: The Pillars of Organizational Structure

Patino Israel Galvan

Political structure & processes; Regional government; Organisational theory & behaviour; Impact of science & technology on society; Digital lifestyle

Paperback

In the age of digitalization, even the way we govern is adapting. Here, Israel Patino Galvan suggests a specialized design... [more]

$79.00

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Vietnam: A Pathway from State Socialism

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Vietnam: A Pathway from State Socialism

Thaveeporn Vasavakul

Marxism & Communism; Central government; Regional government policies; Freedom of information & freedom of speech

Paperback

Focuses on the transformation of the Vietnamese state as it transitioned away from a centrally planned socialist regime. It... [more]

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Judges and Generals in the Making of Modern Egypt: How Institutions Sustain and Undermine Authoritarian Regimes

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Judges and Generals in the Making of Modern Egypt: How Institutions Sustain...

Mahmoud Hamad

Social theory; Regional government; Military administration; Constitutional & administrative law

Hardback

This cross-disciplinary book provides a historically grounded explanation for the rise and demise of authoritarianism. It... [more]

$154.95

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God Save Texas: A Journey into the Future of America

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God Save Texas: A Journey into the Future of America

Lawrence Wright

History of the Americas; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Sociology; Regional government

Paperback

God Save Texas is a journey through the most controversial state in America. It is a Republican state in the heart of Trumpland... [more]

$24.99

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The African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights: A Commentary

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The African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights: A Commentary

Rachel Murray (Professor of International Human Rights Law, Professor of International Human Rights Law, University of Bristol)

Regional government policies; Human rights; Jurisprudence & philosophy of law; International human rights law

Hardback

In this first English language commentary on the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights, Rachael Murray sets out the... [more]

$359.95

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Local Governance in India

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Local Governance in India

Bidyut Chakrabarty, Rajendra Kumar Pandey

Public administration; Regional government

Paperback

Provides a comprehensive study of local governance in India by analytically dwelling deep on all the key themes of subject.... [more]

$49.99

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Civic Politics in the Rome of Urban VIII

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Civic Politics in the Rome of Urban VIII

Laurie Nussdorfer

European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Regional government

Hardback

A study of the political life of Baroque Rome, which argues that lay persons managed to sustain a civic government under the... [more]

$217.00

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State Capture: How Conservative Activists, Big Businesses, and Wealthy Donors Reshaped the American States - and the Nation

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State Capture: How Conservative Activists, Big Businesses, and Wealthy Donors...

Alex Hertel-Fernandez (Assistant Professor of Political Science, Columbia University)

Political structure & processes; Public administration; Regional government; Pressure groups & lobbying

Hardback

Over the past forty years, conservatives have mastered the art of pursuing policy change across the states, while similar... [more]

$45.95

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Regeneration Songs: Sounds of Investment and Loss in East London

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Regeneration Songs: Sounds of Investment and Loss in East London

Anna Minton, Alberto Duman, Malcolm James, Dan Hancox

Music; Urban communities; Regional government; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Twenty-seven leading artists, writers and academics come together to analyse one of the most drastic urban regeneration programmes... [more]

$37.99

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City on the Line: How Baltimore Transformed Its Budget to Beat the Great Recession and Deliver Outcomes

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City on the Line: How Baltimore Transformed Its Budget to Beat the Great...

Andrew Kleine

Regional government; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

City on the Line is about a revolution in public budgeting. It is the story of a hard luck city fighting through the Great... [more]

$54.99

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