829 books (42 pages) in this category

Can Democracy Be Saved?

Participation, Deliberation and Social Movements

by Donatella della Porta

<p>Financial crisis, economic globalization and the strengthening of neoliberal policies present stark challenges to traditional conceptions of representative democracy. Yet, at the same time, new opportunities are emerging that propose ...

ISBN: 9780745664606

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

Can Democracy Handle Climate Change?

by Daniel J. Fiorino

ISBN: 9781509523955

Binding: Hardback

$73.95

Can Democracy Handle Climate Change?

by Daniel J. Fiorino

ISBN: 9781509523962

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Can Government Do Anything Right?

by Alasdair Roberts

<p>Across the Western world, people are angry about the inability of government to perform basic functions competently. With widespread evidence of policy failures at home and ill-conceived wars and interventions abroad, it is hardly surprising ...

ISBN: 9781509521517

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Can Governments Earn Our Trust?

by Donald F. Kettl

<p>Some analysts have called distrust the biggest governmental crisis of our time. It is unquestionably a huge problem, undermining confidence in our elected institutions, shrinking social capital, slowing innovation, and raising existential ...

ISBN: 9781509522453

Binding: Hardback

$73.95

Can Governments Earn Our Trust?

by Donald F. Kettl

<p>Some analysts have called distrust the biggest governmental crisis of our time. It is unquestionably a huge problem, undermining confidence in our elected institutions, shrinking social capital, slowing innovation, and raising existential ...

ISBN: 9781509522460

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Can The Internet Strengthen Democracy?

by Stephen Coleman

From its inception as a public communication network, the Internet was regarded by many people as a potential means of escaping from the stranglehold of top-down, stage-managed politics. If hundreds of millions of people could be the producers ...

ISBN: 9781509508372

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Can the Welfare State Survive?

by Andrew Gamble

<p>After the most serious economic crash since the 1930s and the slowest recovery on record, austerity rules. Spending on the welfare state did not cause the crisis, but deep cuts in welfare budgets has become the default policy response. The ...

ISBN: 9780745698748

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Can War be Eliminated?

by Christopher Coker

Throughout history, war seems to have had an iron grip on humanity. In this short book, internationally renowned philosopher of war, Christopher Coker, challenges the view that war is an idea that we can cash in for an even better one - peace. ...

ISBN: 9780745679235

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Can We Feed the World Without Destroying It?

by Eric Holt-Gimenez

<p>Nearly a third of the world&rsquo;s population suffers from hunger or malnutrition. Feeding them &ndash; and the projected population of 10 billion people by 2050 &ndash; has become a high-profile challenge for states, philanthropists, and ...

ISBN: 9781509522019

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Can We Solve the Migration Crisis?

by Jacqueline Bhabha

<p>Every minute 24 people are forced to leave their homes and over 65 million are currently displaced world-wide. Small wonder that tackling the refugee and migration crisis has become a global political priority. <br /><br /> But can this ...

ISBN: 9781509519408

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Capital: A Portrait of Twenty-First Century Delhi

by Dasgupta Rana

At the turn of the twenty-first century acclaimed novelist Rana Dasgupta arrived in the Indian capital with a single suitcase. He had no intention of staying for long. But the city beguiled him - he 'fell in love and in hate with it' - ...

ISBN: 9781922079312

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Capitalism and Modernity

The Great Debate

by Jack Goody

This important new book investigates how the West attained its current position of economic and social advantage. In an incisive historical analysis, Jack Goody examines when and why Europe (and Anglo-America) started to outstrip all other ...

ISBN: 9780745631912

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

Capitalism: A Ghost Story

by Arundhati Roy

India is a nation of 1.2 billion, but the country's 100 richest people own assets equivalent to one-fourth of India's gross domestic product. The rest of the population are ghosts within a system beyond their control. This includes the millions ...

ISBN: 9781784780319

Binding: Hardback

$22.99

Cases in Comparative Politics

by Patrick H. O`neil

ISBN: 9780393624595

Binding: Paperback

$123.95

Catch and Kill: The Politics of Power

by Deane Joel

Power is the only measure of a politician that matters. How they win power. How they wield power. How they lose power. <i>Catch and Kill</i> is an inside account of the beguiling and nomadic nature of the unholy trinity of politics - the

ISBN: 9780702249808

Binding: Paperback

$32.95

Causes of War

by Jack S. Levy

Written by leading scholars in the field, <i>Causes of War</i> provides the first comprehensive analysis of the leading theories relating to the origins of both interstate and civil wars. <ul> <li>Utilizes historical examples to illustrate ...

ISBN: 9781405175593

Binding: Paperback

$52.95

Central Asia's Second Chance

by Martha Brill Olcott

ISBN: 9780870032172

Binding: Paperback

$46.95

Chasing Ghosts

The Policing of Terrorism

by John Mueller

Chasing Ghosts exposes the ill-founded paranoia that has allowed the national security state to both feed at the public trough and undermine America's civil liberties tradition.&nbsp;Since 2001, the United States has created or reorganised more ...

ISBN: 9780190237318

Binding: Hardback

$51.95

Che, My Brother

by Juan Martin Guevara

<p>On 9 October 1967, Ernesto Che Guevara, Marxist guerrilla leader and hero of the Cuban Revolution, was captured and executed by Bolivian forces. When the Guevara family learned from the front pages that Che was dead, they decided to say ...

ISBN: 9781509517756

Binding: Hardback

$26.95