878 books (44 pages) in this category

Fire and Fury

by Michael Wolff

ISBN: 9781408711392

Binding: Paperback


Five Ideas to Fight For: How Our Liberty is Under Threat and Why it Matters

by Anthony Lester

Human Rights - Equality - Freedom of Expression - Privacy - The Rule of Law.<br>These five ideas are vitally important to the way of life we enjoy today.<br>The battle to establish them in law was long and difficult, and Lord Anthony Lester was ...

ISBN: 9781780747613

Binding: Hardback


Follow the Leader: Democracy and the Rise of the Strongman Quarterly Essay 71

by Laura Tingle

What is true political leadership, and how do we get it? What qualities should we wish for in our leaders? And why is it killing season for prime ministers?<BR>In this wise and timely essay, Laura Tingle argues that democratic leaders build a ...

ISBN: 9781760640705

Binding: Paperback



by Jennifer Clapp

<p>We all need food to survive, and forty percent of the world s population relies on agriculture for their livelihood. Yet control over food is concentrated in relatively few hands. Turmoil in the world food economy over the past decade - ...

ISBN: 9781509500802

Binding: Paperback


Food Security

by Bryan L. McDonald

Throughout history, human societies have struggled to ensure that all people have access to sufficient food to lead active and healthy lives. Despite great global effort, events of the early 21st century clearly demonstrate that food remains a ...

ISBN: 9780745648088

Binding: Paperback


Foreign Policies of Middle East States

by Raymond A. Hinnebusch

ISBN: 9781626370296

Binding: Paperback


Foreign Policy

Theories, Actors, Cases

by Steve Smith

This ground breaking text provides the ideal introduction to the ever-changing field of foreign policy. With a unique combination of theories, actors and cases in a single volume, and a grounding in empirical examples, the expert contributors ...

ISBN: 9780198708902

Binding: Paperback



The Birth of Power

by Stuart Elden

<p>Michel Foucault's <i>The Archaeology of Knowledge</i> was published in March 1969; <i>Discipline and Punish</i> in February 1975. Although only six years apart, the difference in tone is stark: the former is a methodological treatise, the ...

ISBN: 9781509507269

Binding: Paperback


Foucault's Last Decade

by Stuart Elden

On 26 August 1974, Michel Foucault completed work on <i>Discipline and Punish</i>, and on that very same day began writing the first volume of <i>The History of Sexuality</i>. A little under ten years later, on 25 June 1984, shortly after the ...

ISBN: 9780745683911

Binding: Hardback


Foucault's Last Decade

by Stuart Elden

On 26 August 1974, Michel Foucault completed work on <i>Discipline and Punish</i>, and on that very same day began writing the first volume of <i>The History of Sexuality</i>. A little under ten years later, on 25 June 1984, shortly after the ...

ISBN: 9780745683928

Binding: Paperback


Fractured Continent

Europe's Crises and the Fate of the West

by William Drozdiak

<p>In President Obama's effort to reshape America's image abroad, he made overtures to the Islamic world, pivoted towards China and vowed to "reset" relations with Russia. What he overlooked, argues William Drozdiak, was the imminent crisis in ...

ISBN: 9780393608687

Binding: Hardback


Free Speech

Ten Principles for a Connected World

by Timothy Garton Ash

Leading political writer Timothy Garton Ash presents ten guiding principles for freedom of expression in the digital age, which are the result of a unique global conversation on the website: www.freespeechdebate.com ...

ISBN: 9781848870949

Binding: Paperback


Freedom's Salesman

This book is a carefully curated collection of articles and speeches written by Senator David Leyonhjelm.

by David Leyonhjelm

Collection of previously published and delivered articles and speeches covering: Becoming a poltician; balancing the Budget; tax and superannuation; minimum wage; free trade; child care and health care; the Nanny State; same-sex marriage; ...

ISBN: 9781925642049

Binding: Paperback


From Carr to Keneally

Labor in office in NSW 1995-2011

by David Clune

The definitive account of the Labor era in NSW, <i>From Carr to Keneally </i>explains how the Labor government came to be so reviled by the public, yet retained power for so many years. ...

ISBN: 9781742376639

Binding: Paperback


From Rebellion to Reform in Bolivia

Class Struggle, Indigenous Liberation, and the Politics of Evo Morales

by Jeffery R. Webber

<div>An accessible, yet insightful, look into the promise, potential, and political contradictions of Evo Morales' first term.</div> ...

ISBN: 9781608461066

Binding: Paperback


From Secret Ballot to Democracy Sausage: How Australia Got Compulsory Voting

by Judith Brett

It's compulsory to vote in Australia.We are one of a handful of countries in the world that enforce this rule at election time, and the only English-speaking country that makes its citizens vote.Not only that, we embrace it. We celebrate ...

ISBN: 9781925603842

Binding: Paperback


From the Corner of the Oval Office: One woman's true story of her accidental career in the Obama White House

by Beck Dorey-Stein

In 2012, Beck Dorey-Stein was just scraping by in Washington DC when a posting on Craigslist landed her, improbably, in the Oval Office as one of Barack Obama's stenographers. The ultimate DC outsider, she joined the elite team who accompanied ...

ISBN: 9781787630888

Binding: Paperback


From the Factory to the Metropolis

Essays Volume 2

by Antonio Negri

<p>This second volume of a new three-part series of Antonio Negri's work is focussed on the consequences of the rapid process of deindustrialisation that has occurred across the West in recent years.<br /><br />In this volume Negri investigates ...

ISBN: 9781509503469

Binding: Paperback


From the Paddock to the Agora: Fifty Years of La Trobe University

by La Trobe University

La Trobe is one of Australia's leading universities. It plays an integral role in Australia's public intellectual life and is recognised globally for its research excellence and commitment to ideas and debate. <i>From the Paddock to the Agora- ...

ISBN: 9781863959148

Binding: Hardback


From Turnbull to Morrison: Understanding the Trust Divide

by Mark Evans

Is trust between the government and Australians broken? The country's leading institutions have been ranked among the least trusted in the world at a time when the economy has experienced twenty-seven years of economic growth. This has all ...

ISBN: 9780522876130

Binding: Paperback