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Citizens of London

the Americans who stood with Britain in its darkest, finest hour

by Lynne Olson

<p><strong>An enthralling, behind-the-scenes account of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain.</strong></p> <p><em>Citizens of London</em> brings out of history’s shadows the three key American players in London: Edward

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Citizenship after Orientalism

Transforming Political Theory

by Engin Isin

The word 'citizen' evokes a particular legacy that is inexorably associated with 'European' values that define especially Euro-American states, such as secularism, democracy, law, and rights. However, since 1945, these very values have been ...

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Citizenship as a Human Right

The Fundamental Right to a Specific Citizenship

by Gonçalo Matias

<p>This book examines a stringent problem of current migration societies—whether or not to extend citizenship to resident migrants. Undocumented migration has been an active issue for many decades in the USA, and became a central concern in ...

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Civil Liability in Europe for Terrorism-Related Risk

by Lucas Bergkamp, Michael Faure, Monika Hinteregger & others

<p>Today terrorism has become a world-wide phenomenon which does not stop at the European borders. Following the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Centre and terrorist attacks in Paris, Madrid and London, concerns have arisen in Europe about ...

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Civil Liberties, National Security and Prospects for Consensus

Legal, Philosophical and Religious Perspectives

by Esther D. Reed & Michael Dumper

<p>The idea of security has recently seen a surge of interest from political philosophers. After the atrocities of 11 September 2001 and 7 July 2005, many leading politicians justified encroachments on international legal standards and civil ...

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Civil Resistance and Power Politics

The Experience of Non-violent Action from Gandhi to the Present

by Sir Adam Roberts & Timothy Garton Ash

<p>This widely-praised book identified peaceful struggle as a key phenomenon in international politics a year before the revolutions in Tunisia and Egypt confirmed its central argument. Civil resistance - non-violent action against such ...

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Civil Society Organisations, Governance and the Caribbean Community

by Kristina Hinds

<p>This book offers a unique analysis of the participatory spaces available for civil society organisations (CSOs) in Caribbean governance. It reveals the myriad ways in which the region’s CSOs have contributed to enriching Caribbean societies ...

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Civil Society, Rhetoric of Resistance, and Transatlantic Trade

by Leif Johan Eliasson & Patricia Garcia-Duran Huet

<p>This book investigates the politics of transatlantic trade, specifically the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership negotiations. Using a novel approach, the authors analyze the rhetorical choices made by opponents and supporters of ...

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Civil War and Democracy in West Africa

Conflict Resolution, Elections and Justice in Sierra Leone and Liberia

by David Harris

<p>In the aftermath of explosive civil wars in Africa during the 1990s and 2000s, the establishment of multi-party elections has often been heralded by the West as signaling the culmination of the conflict and the beginning of a period of ...

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Civil Wars and Third-Party Interventions in Africa

by Audrey Mattoon

<p>This book explores the impact and efficiency of Western intervention in African civil wars. Emphasizing the relational conditions to the study of interventions, it posits the importance of historical, institutional relationships not just in ...

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Civil-military Relationship

Now and Then

by Jonatan Rudolph

<p>A Civil–military relation describes the relationship between civil society as a whole and the military organization established to protect it. More narrowly, it describes the relationship between the civil authority of a given society and its

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Civilising Globalisation

Human Rights and the Global Economy

by David Kinley

<p>Economic globalisation and universal human rights both have the aspiration and power to improve and enrich individuals and communities. However, their respective institutions, methods, practices and goals differ, leading to both detrimental ...

ISBN: 9780511700347

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Clarity of Responsibility, Accountability, and Corruption

by Leslie A. Schwindt-Bayer & Margit Tavits

<p>Corruption is a significant problem for democracies throughout the world. Even the most democratic countries constantly face the threat of corruption and the consequences of it at the polls. Why are some governments more corrupt than others, ...

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Classified

Secrecy and the State in Modern Britain

by Christopher Moran

<p>Classified is a fascinating account of the British state's long obsession with secrecy and the ways it sought to prevent information about its secret activities from entering the public domain. Drawing on recently declassified documents, ...

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Clausewitz and Contemporary War

by Antulio J. Echevarria II

<p>While many scholars agree that Clausewitz's On War is frequently misunderstood, almost none have explored his methodology to see whether it might enhance our understanding of his concepts. This book lays out Clausewitz's methodology in a ...

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Clausewitz in the Twenty-First Century

by Hew Strachan & Andreas Herberg-Rothe

<p>Clausewitz's On War has, at least until very recently, been regarded as the most important work of theory on its subject. But since the end of the Cold War in 1990, and even more since the 9/11 attacks on the United states in 2001, an ...

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Clausewitz's Puzzle

The Political Theory of War

by Andreas Herberg-Rothe

<p>Blending detailed contextual analysis with issues in modern-day international relations this book provides a major new analysis of the theory of Clausewitz and its relevance to contemporary society. This book argues that Clausewitz developed ...

ISBN: 9780191607066

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Clear Bright Future

A Radical Defence of the Human Being

by Paul Mason

<p><strong>A passionate defence of humanity and a work of radical optimism from the international bestselling author of <em>Postcapitalism</em></strong></p> <p>How do we preserve what makes us human in an age of uncertainty? Are we now just ...

ISBN: 9780241320112

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Climate Change

What Everyone Needs to Know

by Joseph Romm

ISBN: 9780190866105

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Climate Change and Society

Sociological Perspectives

by Riley E. Dunlap & Robert J. Brulle

<p>Climate change is one of the most critical issues of the twenty-first century, presenting a major intellectual challenge to both the natural and social sciences. While there has been significant progress in natural science understanding of ...

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