763 books (39 pages) in this category


by Kristy Leissle

Chocolate has long been a favourite indulgence in Europe and the Americas.  Asia too is developing a growing appetite for this everyday luxury. But behind every chocolate bar we unwrap lie power struggles and political manoeuvring over its most ...

ISBN: 9781509513178

Binding: Paperback


Communist Manifesto / The April Theses

by introduced by Tariq Ali

The Communist Manifesto is the most influential political book ever written - few other books can claim to have fundamentally changed the world, but after the Russian Revolution this book has become the key text for radicals the world over. Now,

ISBN: 9781784786908

Binding: Hardback


Comparative Peace Processes

by Jonathan Tonge

<b>Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2015</b><br /><br />The term peace process is now widely used to describe attempts to manage and resolve conflict. As the nature of conflict has changed, so the range of available tools for producing ...

ISBN: 9780745642901

Binding: Paperback


Complex Emergencies

by David J. Keen

If you thought the point of war was to win, this book will make you think again. <p>David Keen questions the model of war as a contest between two sides aiming at political and military victory, and he also rejects the contrasting view that war

ISBN: 9780745640204

Binding: Paperback


Confessions Of A People-Smuggler

by Dawood Amiri

Dawood Amiri is an ethnic Hazara who, as a young man, made the fateful decision to flee the terror being inflicted on his people, and seek asylum in Australia. He arrived in Indonesia in 2010, but was eventually captured when he was about to ...

ISBN: 9781925106091

Binding: Paperback


Confessions of a Political Maverick

by Austin Mitchell

<p> <p>Austin Mitchell is a political maverick. For thirty-eight years he was a fly in the parliamentary ointment, a recurring itch on the body politic. </p> <p>A maverick may annoy the whips, threaten party discipline and challenge the ...

ISBN: 9781785904011

Binding: Paperback



by Thomas Turner

The Democratic Republic of Congo has become one of the world's bloodiest hot spots. 2003 saw the end of a five-year war in which millions lost their lives - one of the deadliest conflicts since World War II. Despite recent peace agreements and ...

ISBN: 9780745648439

Binding: Hardback



by Thomas Turner

The Democratic Republic of Congo has become one of the world's bloodiest hot spots. 2003 saw the end of a five-year war in which millions lost their lives - one of the deadliest conflicts since World War II. Despite recent peace agreements and ...

ISBN: 9780745648446

Binding: Paperback


Conservatism: Ideas in Profile

by Roger Scruton

The ideas and principles of conservatism explored and explained by the world's leading thinker on the subject. ...

ISBN: 9781781257524

Binding: Paperback



How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow Citizens Whole

by Benjamin R. Barber

<h5>?Powerful and disturbing. No one who cares about the future of our public life can afford to ignore this book.??Jackson Lears</h5> <p>A powerful sequel to Benjamin R. Barber?s best-selling <em>Jihad vs. McWorld</em>, <em>Consumed</em> offers

ISBN: 9780393330892

Binding: Paperback


Contemporary Conflict Resolution 4E

by Oliver Ramsbotham

<p>Since the end of the Cold War, conflict prevention and resolution, peacekeeping and peacebuilding have risen to the top of the international agenda. The fourth edition of this hugely popular text explains the key concepts, charts the ...

ISBN: 9780745687223

Binding: Paperback


Contemporary Policy Analysis

by Michael Mintrom

ISBN: 9780199730964

Binding: Paperback


Contemporary Politics in the Middle East

by Beverley Milton-Edwards

<br />The fourth edition of this dynamic and popular text provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary politics in the Middle East. Fully revised and updated throughout, it features a new chapter on the Arab Spring and its aftermath ...

ISBN: 9781509520831

Binding: Paperback


Contemporary Russian Politics - an Introduction

by Neil Robinson

ISBN: 9780745631370

Binding: Paperback


Contemporary Security Studies

by Alan Collins

Contemporary Security Studies is the definitive introduction to Security Studies, providing the most accessible, up-to-date guide to the subject available. Bringing together leading scholars in the field, it features an impressive breadth and

ISBN: 9780198708315

Binding: Paperback


Corbyn: The Strange Rebirth of Radical Politics

by Richard Seymour

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ISBN: 9781786632999

Binding: Paperback



A Short History

by Carlo Alberto Brioschi

<p>From ancient times to modern, corruption has been ingrained in human society and is still a powerful issue in the contemporary world.<br></p> <p>In <i>Corruption: A Short History</i>, Carlo Brioschi provides a thorough and entertaining look ...

ISBN: 9780815727910

Binding: Paperback


Cosmopolitanism - Globalization Tamed

by David Held

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: 9780745624464

Binding: Paperback




by Eric Schmitt

<p>In <strong><em>Counterstrike</em></strong>, Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker of the <em>New York Times</em> take readers into a previously hidden theater of war, as U.S. ground troops, intelligence operatives, and top executive branch officials ...

ISBN: 9780805091038

Binding: Hardback


Crashing the Party

by Heather Gautney

Senator Bernie Sanders won 13 million votes and a majority of young voters in the 2016 Democratic primary, giving a consensus unbeatable party favorite, Hillary Clinton, a shockingly close challenge. He emerged from the presidential election as ...

ISBN: 9781786634320

Binding: Paperback