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Don't Think of an Elephant: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate (A Progressive Guide to Action)
Don't Think of an Elephant: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate (A Progressive Guide to Action)
by George Lakoff
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Don't Think of An Elephant! is the antidote to the last forty years of conservative strategizing and the right wing?s stranglehold on political dialogue in the United States. Author George Lakoff explains how conservatives think, and how to counter... (read more)

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Holding the Line: Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983
Holding the Line: Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983
by Barbara Kingsolver
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Holding the Line, Barbara Kingsolver's first non-fiction book, is the story of women's lives transformed by an a signal event. Set in the small mining towns of Arizona, it is part oral history and part social criticism, exploring the process of... (read more)

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Sickness and Wealth: The Corporate Assault on Global Health
Sickness and Wealth: The Corporate Assault on Global Health
by Meredith Fort
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In this powerful and accessible collection of new essays, international scholars and activists examine how official and corporate actors of globalization-including multinationals, the IMF and World Bank, the World Trade Organization, and "first world... (read more)

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The Choice for Europe: Social Purpose and State Power from Messina to Maastricht (Cornell Studies in Political Economy)
The Choice for Europe: Social Purpose and State Power from Messina to Maastricht (Cornell Studies in Political Economy)
by Andrew Moravcsik
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The creation of the European Community ranks among the most extraordinary achievements in modern world politics. Observers disagree, however, about the reasons why European governments have chosen to coordinate core economic policies and surrender... (read more)

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Apollo's Fire: Igniting America's Clean Energy Economy
Apollo's Fire: Igniting America's Clean Energy Economy
by Jay Inslee and Bracken Hendricks
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In 1961, President John F. Kennedy ignited America's Apollo Project and sparked a revolution in space exploration. Today the New Apollo Energy Project is poised to revolutionize the production of energy and thereby save our planet. The nation that built... (read more)

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Guantanamo: What the World Should Know (Politics of the Living)
Guantanamo: What the World Should Know (Politics of the Living)
by Michael Ratner
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In the months following its initial release, Guant¡namo: What the World Should Know has proved to be a disturbingly accurate account of the Bush administration's tangle with civil liberties and torture. Written by Michael Ratner (Center for... (read more)

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The Political Writings: Selected Aphorisms and Other Texts (Agora)
The Political Writings: Selected Aphorisms and Other Texts (Agora)
by Charles Butterworth
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Alfarabi was among the first to explore the tensions between the philosophy of classical Greece and that of Islam, as well as of religion generally. His writings, extraordinary in their breadth and deep learning, have had a profound impact on Islamic and... (read more)

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Leaders and Their Followers in a Dangerous World: The Psychology of Political Behavior (Psychoanalysis and Social Theory)
Leaders and Their Followers in a Dangerous World: The Psychology of Political Behavior (Psychoanalysis and Social Theory)
by Jerrold M. Post
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Uses political psychology to explain the need for enemies and the rise of ethnic conflict and terrorism in the post--Cold War environment with an emphasis on leaders including Osama bin Laden, Saddam Hussein, Kim Jong Il, Fidel Castro, and Slobodan... (read more)

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The Difference a Day Makes: 365 Ways to Change Your World in Just 24 Hours
The Difference a Day Makes: 365 Ways to Change Your World in Just 24 Hours
by Karen M Jones
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This timely compilation features 365 simple actions people can take to changethe world, one day--or even five minutes--at a time.... (read more)

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MoveOn's 50 Ways to Love Your Country: How to Find Your Political Voice and Become a Catalyst for Change
MoveOn's 50 Ways to Love Your Country: How to Find Your Political Voice and Become a Catalyst for Change
by MoveOn.org
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When two Silicon Valley entrepreneurs launched MoveOn.org in 1998, they had no idea that they would be hailed as powerful and influential political activists or grow their online advocacy group to 2 million members in just a few years. Their simple... (read more)

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Planetary Citizenship: Your Values, Beliefs and Actions Can Shape a Sustainable World
Planetary Citizenship: Your Values, Beliefs and Actions Can Shape a Sustainable World
by Daisaku Ikeda
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Two world-renowned global activists explore the rise of grassroots globalists--citizens all over the world who are taking responsibility to build a more peaceful harmonious, and sustainable future--in this wide-ranging dialogue. They discuss their own... (read more)

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Bending Spines: The Propagandas of Nazi Germany and the German Democratic Republic (Rhetoric and Public Affairs Series)
Bending Spines: The Propagandas of Nazi Germany and the German Democratic Republic (Rhetoric and Public Affairs Series)
by Randall L. Bytwerk
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Why do totalitarian propagandas such as those created in Nazi Germany and the former German Democratic Republic initially succeed, and why do they ultimately fail? Outside observers often make two serious mistakes when they interpret the propaganda... (read more)

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Freer Markets, More Rules: Regulatory Reform in Advanced Industrial Countries
Freer Markets, More Rules: Regulatory Reform in Advanced Industrial Countries
by Steven K. Vogel
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Over the past fifteen years, the United States, Western Europe, and Japan have transformed the relationship between governments and corporations. The changes are complex and the terms used to describe them often obscure the reality. In Freer Markets... (read more)

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Mission Rejected: U.S. Soldiers Who Say No to Iraq
Mission Rejected: U.S. Soldiers Who Say No to Iraq
by Peter Laufer
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Disillusioned, outraged, and betrayed, American soldiers are taking a stand against the war in Iraq.A shattering journey of revelation, pain, and betrayal, Mission Rejected takes the reader deep into the turmoil of U.S. troops confronting the Iraq War... (read more)

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The Affirmative Action Empire: Nations and Nationalism in the Soviet Union, 1923-1939 (Wilder House Series in Politics, History, & Culture)
The Affirmative Action Empire: Nations and Nationalism in the Soviet Union, 1923-1939 (Wilder House Series in Politics, History, & Culture)
by Terry Martin
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The Soviet Union was the first of Europe's multiethnic states to confront the rising tide of nationalism by systematically promoting the national consciousness of its ethnic minorities and establishing for them many of the institutional forms... (read more)

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Burning Rage of a Dying Planet
Burning Rage of a Dying Planet
by Craig Rosebraugh
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The Earth Liberation Front (ELF) has been active in the United States officially since 1997, causing more than $45 million in damages to various entities. As the organization continues to grow and expand its range of targets, ELF has taken an extreme... (read more)

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Universal Human Rights in Theory and Practice
Universal Human Rights in Theory and Practice
by Jack Donnelly
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-286) and index.... (read more)

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Crashing the Gate: Netroots, Grassroots, and the Rise of People-Powered Politics
Crashing the Gate: Netroots, Grassroots, and the Rise of People-Powered Politics
by Jerome Armstrong and Markos Moulitsas Zúniga
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"Crashing the Gate" is a shot across the bow at the political establishment in Washington, D.C., and a call to re-democratize politics in America. This book lays bare, with passion and precision, how ineffective, incompetent, and antiquated the... (read more)

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Rise of Christian Democracy in Europe (96 Edition)
Rise of Christian Democracy in Europe (96 Edition)
by Stathis Kalyvas
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Although dominant in West European politics for more than a century, Christian Democratic parties remain largely unexplored and little understood. An investigation of how political identities and parties form, this book considers the origins of Christian... (read more)

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Window on the East : National and Imperial Identities in Late Tsarist Russia (01 Edition)
Window on the East : National and Imperial Identities in Late Tsarist Russia (01 Edition)
by Robert Geraci
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Robert Geraci presents an exceptionally original account of both the politics and the lived experience of diversity in a society whose ethnic complexity has long been downplayed. For centuries, Russians have defined their country as both a multinational... (read more)

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