790 books (40 pages) in this category

Terrorism

A History

by Randall D. Law

We live in an era dominated by terrorism but struggle to understand its meaning and the real nature of the threat. In this new edition of his widely acclaimed survey of the topic, Randall Law makes sense of the history of terrorism by examining ...

ISBN: 9780745690896

Binding: Hardback

$136.95

Terrorism

A History

by Randall D. Law

We live in an era dominated by terrorism but struggle to understand its meaning and the real nature of the threat. In this new edition of his widely acclaimed survey of the topic, Randall Law makes sense of the history of terrorism by examining ...

ISBN: 9780745690902

Binding: Paperback

$37.95

That Sinking Feeling: Asylum Seekers and the Search for the Indonesian Solution: Quarterly Essay 53

by Paul Toohey

Tony Abbott promised to stop the boats. With the help of Kevin Rudd's 'PNG solution,' he has. But at what cost? In <i>Quarterly Essay 53</i>, Paul Toohey tells the dramatic stories of asylum seekers heading from Java to ...

ISBN: 9781863956468

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

The Ascendancy of Finance

by Joseph Vogl

The global financial crisis of 2008 ushered in a system of informal decision-making in the grey zone between economics and politics. Legitimized by a rhetoric of emergency, ad hoc bodies have usurped democratically elected governments. In line ...

ISBN: 9781509509300

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

The Assault on Reason: How the Politics of Blind Faith Subvert Wise Decision-Making

by Al Gore

<b>Now with a New Preface and Conclusion- 'Post-Truth- On Donald Trump and the 2016 Election'</b><br> <br>The United States of America is in the midst of a deepening crisis for their democracy. After the strangest election cycle in modern ...

ISBN: 9781408891964

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

The Atlantic Ocean

Essays on Britain and America

by Andrew O'Hagan

A stunning collection of reportage from the acclaimed journalist and novelist. ...

ISBN: 9780571238866

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

The Australian Moment

How we were made for these times

by George Megalogenis

Winner of the 2013 Prime Minister's Literary Award, 2012 Walkley Book Award, and Australia's bestselling political book of 2012<BR><BR> The book of the TV series <i>Making Australia Great</i><BR><BR> There's no better place to be during ...

ISBN: 9780143783503

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

The Australian Moment

How we were made for these times

by George Megalogenis

Winner of the 2013 Prime Minister's Literary Award, 2012 Walkley Book Award, and Australia's bestselling political book of 2012<BR><BR> The book of the TV series <i>Making Australia Great</i><BR><BR> There's no better place to be during ...

ISBN: 9780670078448

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times

A History of Now

by Michael Burleigh

In the decades since the end of the Second World War, it has been widely assumed that the western model of liberal democracy and free trade is the way the world should be governed. However, events in the early years of the twenty-first century –

ISBN: 9781509847921

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times

A History of Now

by Michael Burleigh

In the decades since the end of the Second World War, it has been widely assumed that the western model of liberal democracy and free trade is the way the world should be governed. However, events in the early years of the twenty-first century –

ISBN: 9781509847945

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

The Black Door: Spies, Secret Intelligence and British Prime Ministers

by Richard Aldrich

The Black Door explores the evolving relationship between successive British prime ministers and the intelligence agencies, from Asquith's Secret Service Bureau to Cameron's National Security Council. Intelligence can do a prime minister's ...

ISBN: 9780007555475

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

The Captured Economy

How the Powerful Become Richer, Slow Down Growth, and Increase Inequality

by Brink Lindsey

ISBN: 9780190627768

Binding: Hardback

$39.95

The China Challenge

Shaping the Choices of a Rising Power

by Thomas J. Christensen

<p>Many see China's rise as a threat to US leadership in Asia and beyond. Thomas J. Christensen argues instead that the real challenge lies in dissuading China from regional aggression while eliciting its global cooperation. Drawing on decades ...

ISBN: 9780393352993

Binding: Paperback

$27.95

The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg Vol

by Rosa Luxemburg

This collection is the first of three volumes of the Complete Works devoted to the central theme of Rosa Luxemburg 's life and work revolution. Spanning the years 1897 to the end of 1905, they contain speeches, articles, and essays on the ...

ISBN: 9781786635334

Binding: Hardback

$120.00

The Conservative Party

From Thatcher to Cameron

by Tim Bale

<p>The Conservatives are back, and back with a bang two election wins in a row and, providing they can hold things together, in a pretty good position to win another. But many questions about their recent past, present, and future still ...

ISBN: 9780745687445

Binding: Hardback

$115.95

The Conservative Party

From Thatcher to Cameron

by Tim Bale

<p>The Conservatives are back, and back with a bang two election wins in a row and, providing they can hold things together, in a pretty good position to win another. But many questions about their recent past, present, and future still ...

ISBN: 9780745687452

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

The Contemporary Conflict Resolution Reader

by Hugh Miall

<p>Armed conflict may appear to be in long term decline, but the intractability and destructiveness of contemporary conflicts make conflict resolution as urgent and necessary as ever. The Contemporary Conflict Resolution Reader is the first ...

ISBN: 9780745686776

Binding: Paperback

$52.95

The Conversation Yearbook 2018: 50 standout articles from Australia's top thinkers

by John Watson

In an era when everyone has an opinion, we rely on facts more than ever. Australia's leading thinkers give their robust opinion on the arguments and issues that fuelled public debate in 2018.<br><br><BR>This collection of essays brings you the ...

ISBN: 9780522873368

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

The Cosmopolitanism Reader

by Garrett W. Brown

The world is becoming deeply interconnected, whereby actions in one part of the world can have profound repercussions elsewhere. In a world of overlapping communities of fate, there has been a renewed enthusiasm for thinking about what it is ...

ISBN: 9780745648729

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

The Crisis of the European Union

A Response

by Jürgen Habermas

Translated by Ciaran Cronin. <p>In the midst of the current crisis that is threatening to derail the historical project of European unification, Jürgen Habermas has been one of the most perceptive critics of the ineffectual and evasive ...

ISBN: 9780745662435

Binding: Paperback

$31.95