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Controlling Immigration: A Global Perspective, Third Edition
Controlling Immigration: A Global Perspective, Third Edition
by James F. (edt) Hollifield
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The third edition of this major work provides a systematic, comparative assessment of the efforts of a selection of major countries, including the US, to deal with immigration and immigration issues—paying particular attention to the ever-widening... (read more)

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Did That Actually Happen?: A Journey Through Unbelievable Moments in Irish Politics
Did That Actually Happen?: A Journey Through Unbelievable Moments in Irish Politics
by Paddy Duffy
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Remember the time Ray Burke had trees planted for a by-election, then uprooted them when he lost? Remember the time Brian Cowen went on radio with a voice like Barry White, leading everyone to think he spent the night before on the black stuff? Or... (read more)

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Equal Recognition: The Moral Foundations of Minority Rights
Equal Recognition: The Moral Foundations of Minority Rights
by Alan Patten
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"Equal Recognition successfully revitalizes two areas of normative liberal political theory: neutrality and multiculturalism. It offers the definitive revision and restatement of some key multicultural arguments, setting them on a new and much more... (read more)

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The Lesbian and Gay Movements: Assimilation or Liberation? (Dilemmas in American Politics)
The Lesbian and Gay Movements: Assimilation or Liberation? (Dilemmas in American Politics)
by Craig A. Rimmerman
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Throughout their relatively short history, lesbian and gay movements in the United States have endured searing conflicts over whether to embrace assimilationist or liberationist strategies. The Lesbian and Gay Movements explores this dilemma in both... (read more)

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Obama's America: Unmaking the American Dream
Obama's America: Unmaking the American Dream
by Dinesh D'souza
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In this #1 New York Times bestselling book, Dinesh D’Souza, the creator of the second highest-grossing political documentary ever, 2016: Obama’s America, lays out Obama’s plans through the end of his second administration and warns us... (read more)

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Money and Electoral Politics: Local Parties and Funding at General Elections
Money and Electoral Politics: Local Parties and Funding at General Elections
by Ron Johnston
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In Money and Electoral Politics, Ron Johnston and Charles Pattie draw on the latest research—including much unpublished material—to explore the financial differences between the United Kingdoms three main political parties in the four years... (read more)

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On Shifting Ground: Muslim Women in the Global Era
On Shifting Ground: Muslim Women in the Global Era
by Fereshteh Nouraie-simone
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"This book contains many thoughtful, highly relevant, and frequently brilliant essays on the contemporary ideas, organization, activities, and agency of Muslim women in several countries."—Nikki Keddie, professor emerita of Middle Eastern and... (read more)

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Security in Cyberspace: Targeting Nations, Infrastructures, Individuals
Security in Cyberspace: Targeting Nations, Infrastructures, Individuals
by Giampiero Giacomello
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Today, the Internet has become a source of information that no country or company can forgo. It is not only used to communicate or entertain, but most importantly to operate utilities and public services such as banking or air traffic. As the reliance on... (read more)

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The Subject of Liberation: I Ek, Politics, Psychoanalysis
The Subject of Liberation: I Ek, Politics, Psychoanalysis
by Charles Wells
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The book shares Žižek's central problem of how to revitalize the radical political left through theory. It initially follows the argument developed in The Ticklish Subject that contemporary leftist thought is divided by antagonism between a... (read more)

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Lone Star America: How Texas Can Save Our Country
Lone Star America: How Texas Can Save Our Country
by Mark Davis
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Throughout America and around the world, the United States has been known as a beacon of hope and opportunity, the land of the free and the home of the brave. Sadly, from the crumbling urban ghetto of Detroit to the cash-strapped shores of California to... (read more)

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The Republic of the Living: Biopolitics and the Critique of Civil Society (Commonalities)
The Republic of the Living: Biopolitics and the Critique of Civil Society (Commonalities)
by Miguel Vatter
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This book takes up Foucault's hypothesis that liberal "civil society," far from being a sphere of natural freedoms, designates the social spaces where our biological lives come under new forms of control and are invested with new forms of biopower. In... (read more)

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Assault and Flattery: The Truth about the Left and Their War on Women
Assault and Flattery: The Truth about the Left and Their War on Women
by Katie Pavlich
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New York Times bestselling author and FOX News contributor Katie Pavlich exposes the truth behind the real war on women—the one being waged by Democrats. Duped goes beyond the Democratic Party’s rhetoric and exposes its shocking and sustained... (read more)

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Global Imperialism and the Great Crisis: The Uncertain Future of Capitalism
Global Imperialism and the Great Crisis: The Uncertain Future of Capitalism
by Ernesto Screpanti
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In this provocative study, economist Ernesto Screpanti argues that imperialism—far from disappearing or mutating into a benign “globalization”—has in fact entered a new phase, which he terms “global imperialism... (read more)

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The War on Drugs: A Failed Experiment
The War on Drugs: A Failed Experiment
by Paula Mallea
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In 1971, President Richard Nixon coined the term "the war on drugs." His campaign to eradicate illegal drug use was picked up by the media and championed by succeeding presidents, such as Reagan and Bush. While Canada never bought into the war on drugs... (read more)

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Knowing the Adversary: Leaders, Intelligence, and Assessment of Intentions in International Relations (Princeton Studies in International History and Politics)
Knowing the Adversary: Leaders, Intelligence, and Assessment of Intentions in International Relations (Princeton Studies in International History and Politics)
by Keren Yarhi-milo
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"How do political leaders and intelligence organizations make inferences about adversary intentions? Yarhi-Milo makes a major contribution to the study of this critical question by developing a new theory of threat perception and testing it in three... (read more)

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Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting
Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting
by John Shiffman
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A Pulitzer Prize finalist presents the rare and intimate narrative of a daring national security sting designed to protect US soldiers, sailors, and pilots from the greatest danger they face on the battlefield—an enemy equipped with American-made... (read more)

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Politics Is a Joke!: How TV Comedians Are Remaking Political Life
Politics Is a Joke!: How TV Comedians Are Remaking Political Life
by S. Robert Lichter
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Does late night political humor matter? Are late-night comedians merely entertaining, or do they have the power to influence the way we think about politics and politicians? Politics is a Joke! situates late night comedy in the historical context of... (read more)

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New Forms of Worker Organization: The Syndicalist and Autonomist Restoration of Class-Struggle Unionism
New Forms of Worker Organization: The Syndicalist and Autonomist Restoration of Class-Struggle Unionism
by Samanth Subramanian
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As bureaucratic labor unions are currently under assault throughout the world, most have surrendered the achievements of the mid-20th century, when the working class was a militant force for change. As unions implode and weaken, workers are independently... (read more)

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Inventing the Job of President (09 Edition)
Inventing the Job of President (09 Edition)
by Fred I. Greenstein
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"An elegant and absorbing analysis of the early presidents and their political styles and how they helped shape this decidedly consequential leadership institution."--Thomas E. Cronin, Colorado College "How have the American presidents stacked up as... (read more)

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International Studies: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Global Issues
International Studies: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Global Issues
by Sheldon Anderson
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This core text is the first to provide a much-needed interdisciplinary approach to international studies. The authors include a geographer, a historian, and an anthropologist. Emphasizing the interconnected nature of these disciplines, the authors detail... (read more)

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