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by Mark Pack
In politics, there are no prizes for second place. Packed with advice and practical examples, this new, fully updated edition of the classic political guide reveals the insider secrets and skills you need to make sure you're a winner on election
by Warhurst John (Ed)
The 50 most thought-provoking theories in politics, each explained in half a minute
by Steven L. Taylor
50 key political principles explained and illuminated. ...
by Altman Dennis
Australian prime ministers since Harold Holt have all fostered close relationships with the United States, but John Howard has initiated economic and military policies that have bound the two countries even tighter. As a result, many Australians
by Justin Krebs
by Iain Hampsher-Monk
Iain Hampsher-Monk?s lucid and accessible history of modern political thought is the introduction which many have been waiting for, providing a thorough guide to the ideas and writings of major political thinkers from Hobbes to Marx (including a
by Nick Dyrenfurth
The Australian Labor Party is one of the oldest labour parties and was the first in the world to form a government. 2011 marks its 120th birthday. This short and lively book tells the story of the ALPs numerous successes in winning government at
by Gordon Brown
A radical vision for a new, post-referendum, Scotland. ...
by Aage Borchgrevink
On 22 July 2011 a young man named Anders Behring Breivik carried out one of the most vicious terrorist acts in post-war Europe. In a carefully orchestrated sequence of actions he bombed government buildings in Oslo, resulting in eight deaths, ...
Women Fight the Islamic State
by Meredith Tax
A secular feminist army courageously challenges the Islamic StateIn wartorn Syria, a Kurdish democratic societybased on secularism, ethnic inclusiveness, and gender equality with women on the front lines as fierce warriors and ...
by Bhaskar Sunkara
The remarkable run of self-proclaimed 'democratic socialist' Bernie Sanders for president of the United States has prompted-for the first time in decades and to the shock of many-a national conversation about socialism. A New York Times poll in ...
The Secret History of the NATO Exercise That Almost Triggered Nuclear War
by Nate Jones
In November 1983, Soviet nuclear forces went on high alert. After months nervously watching increasingly assertive NATO military posturing, Soviet intelligence agencies in Western Europe received flash telegrams reporting alarming activity on ...
by Eric Campbell
The highs and lows of being a reporter in some of the strangest, most dysfunctional places on Earth. Award-winning foreign correspondent Eric Campbell has been stoned by fundamentalists, captured by US Special Forces, arrested in Serbia and ...
by Klaus Neumann
by Brennan Frank
by Peter Hartcher
The great crises that threaten Australia's national prosperity come from abroad. So do the grandest opportunities. But in Australian politics the big matters are commonly crowded out by the small. International policy is used for domestic ...
by Jean-Michel Severino
Translated by David Fernbach The 21st century will be the century of Africa. This continent was once seen as empty, rural, animist, poor, and forgotten by the world. Now, fifty years after independence, it is full to bursting, urban and ...
by David Van Reybrouck
"Democracy is in bad health. Against Elections offers a new diagnosis - and an ancient remedy. Fear-mongering populists, distrust in the establishment, personality contests instead of reasoned debate- these are the results of the latest ...
by Patrick Cockburn
This is essential reading for anyone interested in the collapse of the Middle East, and the devastating role of the West in the creation of this hellish crucible. In Age of Jihad Cockburn exposes the dominant conflict of our time-the Sunni-Shia ...