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New Race Politics in America
Foreign migration to the United States is dramatically altering the demographic profile of the American electorate. Nearly a third of all Americans... Les mer
China's Struggle for Status
At the end of the Cold War the People's Republic of China found itself in an international crisis, facing severe problems in both domestic politics... Les mer
When Things Fell Apart
In the later decades of the twentieth century, Africa plunged into political chaos. States failed, governments became predators, and citizens took up... Les mer
Religion and War Resistance in the Plowshares Movement
As the nuclear arms race exploded in the 1980s, a group of U.S. religious pacifists used radical nonviolence to intervene. Armed with hammers, they... Les mer
Democracy is established as a generally uncontested ideal, while regimes inspired by this form of government fall under constant criticism. Hence,... Les mer
Same-Sex Marriage and the Constitution
Following the widely reviewed success of the first edition, the updated and expanded second edition of Same-Sex Marriage and the Constitution argues... Les mer
Principles of Constitutional Design
This book is written for anyone, anywhere sitting down to write a constitution. The book is designed to be educative for even those not engaged... Les mer
From War to Democracy
Attempts to introduce democracy in the wake of civil war face a critical problem: how can war-torn societies move towards peace and democracy when... Les mer
The Trouble with Terror
What is terrorism and can it ever be defended? Beginning with its definition, proceeding to its possible justifications, and culminating in proposals... Les mer
The Rediscovering Europe in the Netherlands
In 2005, the Dutch referendum on whether to ratify the treaty establishing a European constitution dramatically exposed the rift between political... Les mer
Resande, planering, makt
Samhällsvetenskaplig och humanistisk forskning har en viktig roll i att bredda kunskapsunderlagen för svensk transportplanering. Den här boken... Les mer
Political Women and American Democracy
What do we know about women, politics, and democracy in the United States? The last thirty years have witnessed a remarkable increase in women’s... Les mer
Poverty, Participation, and Democracy
For too long a conventional wisdom has held sway, suggesting that poor people in poor countries are not supportive of democracy and that democracies... Les mer
Left and Right in Global Politics
Few notions are as universal as the idea of a left-right divide in politics. Despite its death being frequently foretold, the left-right metaphor... Les mer
Vi har fötts in i en värld som snart inte kommer att finnas längre, hävdar Gabor Steingart. Länder som vi i går räknade till tredje världen... Les mer
Selected Works of Michael Wallerstein
Michael Wallerstein was a leader in developing a rigorous comparative political economy approach to understanding substantive issues of inequality,... Les mer
Social Protection and the Market in Latin America
Social security institutions have been among the most stable post-war social programs around the world. Increasingly, however, these institutions... Les mer
Moral Limit and Possibility in World Politics
At what point can we concede that the realities of world politics require that moral principles be compromised, and how do we know when a real... Les mer
Managing Strategic Surprise
The scope and applicability of risk management have expanded greatly over the past decade. Banks, corporations, and public agencies employ its new... Les mer
Justice Across Borders
This book studies the struggle to enforce international human rights law in federal courts. In 1980, a federal appeals court ruled that a Paraguayan... Les mer
Towards a New Liberal Internationalism
This is a comprehensive analysis of J. A. Hobson’s writings on international relations. Hobson is most famous for developing the neo-Marxist theory... Les mer
The Thin Blue Line
The idea that we should “do something” to help those suffering in far-off places is the main impulse driving those who care about human rights.... Les mer
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»Det är när de konfliktdämpande mekanismerna bryter samman, eller när nya situationer uppstår och nya mekanismer inte hinner utvecklas, som det... Les mer
Hormoner för livet
Sommaren 1948 kallade läkemedelsföretaget Leo till presskonferens. Dagen efter spreds nyheten att Leo, i samverkan med forskare vid Karolinska... Les mer