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Download The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism From Edmund Burke To Sarah Palin

The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism From Edmund Burke To Sarah Palin

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Author: Other  |  Isbn: 9780199959112  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 305  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI, AZW3  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Late in life, William F. Buckley made a confession to Corey Robin. Capitalism is "boring," said the founding father of the American right. "Devoting your life to it," as conservatives do, "is horrifying if only because it's so repetitious. It's like sex."...

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The Diversity Of Democracy: Corporatism, Social Order & Political Conflict

Politics & Sociology | 194 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Colin Crouch, Other, and Wolfgang Streeck  |  Isbn: 9781845426132  |  File size: 695.4 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology At a time when democratization and the state of democracy are at the forefront of attention in many parts of the world, this book examines the state-of-the-art on this vital political issue. Revisiting the now classical literature...

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Sociology, Religion & Grace

Politics & Sociology | 168 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Arpad Szakolczai  |  Isbn: 9780415371964  |  File size: 3.3 MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Grace is a central concept of theology, while the term also has a wide range of meanings in many fields. For the first time in book format, the sociology of grace (or enchantment) is comprehensively explained in detail, with fascinating results. The...

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Der Anschlusszug Kann Leider Nicht Warten

Politics & Sociology | 161 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Lutz Schumacher and Mark Spörrle  |  Isbn: 9783442157112  |  File size: 598.2 KB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 220  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Das ultimative Handbuch für unerschrockene Bahnfahrer Was ist mit der Bahn wirklich los? Warum überraschen Hitze, Kälte, Eis und Schnee und der Zustand der Bistrowagen Züge wie Personal jedesmal von Neuem? Wieso kann für eine dreiköpfige...

Download The Discipline Of Western Supremacy: Modes Of Foreign Relations & Political Economy, Volume Iii

The Discipline Of Western Supremacy: Modes Of Foreign Relations & Political Economy, Volume Iii

Politics & Sociology | 216 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Kees van der Pijl  |  Isbn: 9780745323183  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Concluding the acclaimed and award-winning trilogy on 'Modes of Foreign Relations and Political Economy', this is a magisterial historical sociology of International Relations theory. In The Discipline of Western Supremacy Kees van der Pijl argues that,...

Download Iron Curtains: Gates, Suburbs & Privatization Of Space In The Post-socialist City

Iron Curtains: Gates, Suburbs & Privatization Of Space In The Post-socialist City

Politics & Sociology | 185 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Sonia A. Hirt  |  Isbn: 9781444338263  |  File size: 3.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 252  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Iron Curtains has been awarded Honorable Mention for the 2013 ASEEES Harvard Davis Center Book Prize! The prize is sponsored by Harvard University’s Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and is awarded annually by the Association for Slavic, East...

Download The Nature Of Customary Law: Legal, Historical & Philosophical Perspectives

The Nature Of Customary Law: Legal, Historical & Philosophical Perspectives

Politics & Sociology | 155 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Amanda Perreau-Saussine and James B. Murphy  |  Isbn: 9780521115568  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 350  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Some legal rules are not laid down by a legislator but grow instead from informal social practices. In contract law, for example, the customs of merchants are used by courts to interpret the provisions of business contracts; in...

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District Of Columbia V. Heller: The Right To Bear Arms Case

Politics & Sociology | 94 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Tom Streissguth  |  Isbn: 9780766034303  |  File size: 6.4 MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 112  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Examines the case, in which a group of private gun-owners claimed new gun control laws violated their right to bear arms, and includes information on the issues leading up to the case, the people involved, and the present-day effects. Download book...

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The Education Of The Hispanic Population: Selected Essays

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Author: Billie Gastic and Richard R. Verdugo  |  Isbn: 9781617359569  |  File size: 4.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 275  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This volume brings together the latest research and scholarship on Latinos in the United States. This book is special in terms of the broad scope of topics covered and methodologies employed in pursuit of knowledge about Latino students....

Download Weil Die Welt Sich Ändert: Politik Aus Leidenschaft – Erfahrungen Und Perspektiven

Weil Die Welt Sich Ändert: Politik Aus Leidenschaft – Erfahrungen Und Perspektiven

Politics & Sociology | 113 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Edmund Stoiber  |  Isbn: 9783451067433  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Edmund Stoiber spricht in diesem Buch offen über Herausforderungen und Chancen unserer Zeit. Dabei schöpft er aus vielen historischen aber auch wechselvollen persönlichen Erfahrungen und bleibt im besten Sinne unruhig. Nachdem Edmund Stoiber jahrzehntelang die...

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The Gentrification Debates

Politics & Sociology | 181 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Japonica Brown-Saracino  |  Isbn: 9780415801652  |  File size: 7.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 402  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Uniquely well suited for teaching, this innovative text-reader strengthens students’ critical thinking skills, sparks classroom discussion, and also provides a comprehensive and accessible understanding of gentrification. Download book...

Download American Ambassadors In A Troubled World: Interviews With Senior Diplomats

American Ambassadors In A Troubled World: Interviews With Senior Diplomats

Politics & Sociology | 133 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Charles Stuart Kennedy and Dayton Mak  |  Isbn: 9780313285585  |  File size: 12.4 MB  |  Year: 1992  |  Pages: 248  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology How do American citizens become ambassadors, and how do they serve as U.S. representatives overseas during such troubled times? What is embassy life really like? How do ambassadors deal with host governments and with officials back in...

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Wird China Das 21. Jahrhundert Beherrschen? Eine Debatte

Politics & Sociology | 159 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Fareed Zakaria and Henry A. Kissinger  |  Isbn: 9783570551882  |  File size: 293.5 KB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 109  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Wer regiert die Welt? Vier prominente Köpfe stellen sich der Frage »Wird China das 21. Jahrhundert beherrschen?«. Ja, sagen dabei David Li und Niall Ferguson: Chinas wirtschaftliche und geopolitische Macht wird die...

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Christians & The Color Line: Race & Religion After Divided By Faith

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Author: J. Russell Hawkins and Phillip Luke Sinitiere  |  Isbn: 9780199329502  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Christians and the Color Line analyzes the complex entanglement of race and religion in the United States. Drawing on historical and contemporary examples of racialized religion, the essays in this volume consider the problem of...

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The Contradictions Of Media Power

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Author: Des Freedman  |  Isbn: 9781849660693  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 193  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Media power is a crucial, although often taken for granted, concept. We assume, for example, that the media are 'powerful'; if they were not, why would there be so many controversies over the regulation, control and impact of communicative institutions and...

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The Death Of Punishment: Searching For Justice Among The Worst Of The Worst

Politics & Sociology | 70 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Robert Blecker  |  Isbn: 9781137278562  |  File size: 694 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 322  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology For twelve years Robert Blecker, a criminal law professor, wandered freely inside Lorton Central Prison, armed only with cigarettes and a tape recorder. The Death of Punishment tests legal philosophy against the reality and wisdom of street criminals and...

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Feminism Seduced: How Global Elites Use Women's Labor & Ideas To Exploit The World

Politics & Sociology | 202 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Hester Eisenstein  |  Isbn: 9781594516603  |  File size: 12.3 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 310  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In a pioneering reinterpretation of the role of mainstream feminism, Eisenstein shows how the ruling elites of developed countries utilize women's labor and the ideas of women's liberation and empowerment to maintain their economic and political power,...

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Blut Muss Fließen: Undercover Unter Nazis

Politics & Sociology | 140 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Thomas Kuban  |  Isbn: 9783593398020  |  File size: 6.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 316  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Kaum jemand weiß, wer Thomas Kuban ist – gut für ihn! Denn der Undercover-Journalist hat unter Lebensgefahr die Machenschaften der rechten Musikszene dokumentiert. Getarnt als brauner Kamerad, filmte Kuban über 30 Konzerte von Nazibands. Rechtsrock ist der Takt,...

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Workers & Trade Unions For Climate Solidarity: Tackling Climate Change In A Neoliberal World

Politics & Sociology | 88 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Paul Hampton  |  Isbn: 9781138841420  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 305  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book is a theoretically rich and empirically grounded account of UK trade union engagement with climate change over the last three decades. It offers a rigorous critique of the mainstream neoliberal and ecological modernisation approaches, extending the...

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Prisons, Terrorism & Extremism: Critical Issues In Management, Radicalisation & Reform

Politics & Sociology | 98 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Andrew Silke  |  Isbn: 9780415810388  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 312  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This volume provides an overview of intervention and management strategies for dealing with terrorist and extremist offenders in prisons. The management of terrorist and extremist prisoners has long been recognised as a difficult problem in prisons. In most...

Download If Football's a Religion, Why Don't We Have a Prayer?: Philadelphia, Its Faithful, & the Eternal Quest for Sports Salvation

If Football's a Religion, Why Don't We Have a Prayer?: Philadelphia, Its Faithful, & the Eternal Quest for Sports Salvation

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Author: Jere Longman  |  Isbn: 9780060843731  |  File size: 742.1 KB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 276  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The last time a Philadelphia professional sports team won a championship, Ronald Reagan was in the White House and Return of the Jedi was number one at the box office. No city with all four major sports has gone longer without one. The local NFL franchise, the...

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The Breakthrough: Human Rights In The 1970s

Politics & Sociology | 215 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jan Eckel and Samuel Moyn  |  Isbn: 9780812245509  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 348  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Between the 1960s and the 1980s, the human rights movement achieved unprecedented global prominence. Amnesty International attained striking visibility with its Campaign Against Torture; Soviet dissidents attracted a worldwide audience for their...

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Identity: Sociological Perspectives, 2 Edition

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Author: Steph Lawler  |  Isbn: 9780745654164  |  File size: 777.7 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Questions about who we are, who we can be, and who is like and unlike us underpin a vast range of contemporary social issues. What makes our families so important to us? What do the often stark differences between how we self-identify and the way others see...

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Politics In The Age Of Austerity

Politics & Sociology | 169 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Other  |  Isbn: 9780745661698  |  File size: 6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In a world of increasing austerity measures, democratic politics comes under pressure. With the need to consolidate budgets and to accommodate financial markets, the responsiveness of governments to voters declines. However, democracy depends on choice. Citizens...

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A Thousand Shards Of Glass: There Is Another America

Politics & Sociology | 142 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael Katakis  |  Isbn: 9781471131431  |  File size: 613.9 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 144  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Once upon a time, Michael Katakis lived in a place of big dreams, bright colours and sleight of hand. That place was America. One night, travelling where those who live within illusions should never go, he stared into the darkness and glimpsed a faded flag...

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