697 books (35 pages) in this category
by Warhurst John (Ed)
The 50 most thought-provoking theories in politics, each explained in half a minute
by Steven L. Taylor
50 key political principles explained and illuminated. ...
MIND CHANGING, WORLD CHANGING IDEAS on freedom, power and government from 50 landmark books
by Tom Butler-Bowdon
New from the award-winning 50 Classics series - the most influential ideas that shaped the political agenda are brought to life. ...
by Altman Dennis
Australian prime ministers since Harold Holt have all fostered close relationships with the United States, but John Howard has initiated economic and military policies that have bound the two countries even tighter. As a result, many Australians
by Justin Krebs
China, America, and the Struggle for Mastery in Asia
by Aaron L. Friedberg
by Christopher Pyne
"Why do seemingly intelligent men and women leave their families to spend more than half the year travelling to Canberra, and spending night after night at electorate and campaign events? Surely there are easier ways to earn a living.A Letter to
by Nick Dyrenfurth
The Australian Labor Party is one of the oldest labour parties and was the first in the world to form a government. 2011 marks its 120th birthday. This short and lively book tells the story of the ALPs numerous successes in winning government at
by Gordon Brown
A radical vision for a new, post-referendum, Scotland. ...
by Aage Borchgrevink
On 22 July 2011 a young man named Anders Behring Breivik carried out one of the most vicious terrorist acts in post-war Europe. In a carefully orchestrated sequence of actions he bombed government buildings in Oslo, resulting in eight deaths, ...
by Guy Standing
Guy Standing's immensely influential 2011 book introduced the Precariat as an emerging mass class, characterized by inequality and insecurity. Standing outlined the increasingly global nature of the Precariat as a social phenomenon, especially ...
by Asaf Siniver
A skilled debater, a master of language, and a passionate defender of Israel, Abba Eban's diplomatic presence was in many ways a contradiction unlike any the world has seen since. While he was celebrated internationally for his exceptional wit ...
by Klaus Neumann
by Brennan Frank
by Peter Hartcher
The great crises that threaten Australia's national prosperity come from abroad. So do the grandest opportunities. But in Australian politics the big matters are commonly crowded out by the small. International policy is used for domestic ...
by Jean-Michel Severino
Translated by David Fernbach The 21st century will be the century of Africa. This continent was once seen as empty, rural, animist, poor, and forgotten by the world. Now, fifty years after independence, it is full to bursting, urban and ...
by Costas;Flassbeck, Heiner Lapavitsas
On the 25th January 2015 the Greek people voted in an election of historic importance - not just for Greece but potentially all of Europe. The radical party Syriza was elected and austerity and the neoliberal agenda is being challenged. Suddenly
by Evan Osnos
"*WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 2014* A young army captain who risked execution to swim from free-market Taiwan to Communist China. A barber who made $150 million in the gambling dens of Macau. The richest woman in China, a recycling tycoon