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Future Perfect / Present Tense Migrant Workers, Expats, and Sponsors in Abu Dhabi
ISBN: HB: 9781849048224, Hurst Publishers, November 2019
256 pp., 21.6x13.8 cm
For sale in CIS only! "Future Perfect/Present Tense" examines the relations between migrants and the Emirati individuals and institutions that sponsor them. Divided by culture, language, and status, the two groups harbour opposing visions of a perfe...
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£30,00
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When Peace Kills Politics International Intervention and Unending Wars in the Sudans
ISBN: PB: 9781849048316, Hurst Publishers, November 2019
256 pp., 21.6x13.8 cm
For sale in CIS only! Why do war and coercion still dominate the political realm in the Sudans, over a decade since the Comprehensive Peace Agreement, and despite a litany of conflict resolution efforts? This book explains the paradoxical role of in...
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£25,00
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International Populism The Radical Right in the European Parliament
ISBN: PB: 9781787381391, Hurst Publishers, September 2019
208 pp., 21.6x13.4 cm
For sale in CIS only! The 2014 European Parliament elections were hailed as a "populist earthquake", with parties like the French Front National, UKIP and the Danish People's Party topping the polls in their respective countries. But what happened a...
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£30,00
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Bretton Woods Agreements Together with Scholarly Commentaries and Essential Historical Documents
ISBN: PB: 9780300236798, Yale University Press, August 2019
504 pp., 21x14 cm, 5 black&white illus.
The two world wars brought an end to a long-standing system of international commerce based on the gold standard. After the First World War, the weaknesses in the gold standard contributed to hyperinflation, the Great Depression, the rise of fascism,...
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£20,00
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Entrenchment Wealth, Power, and the Constitution of Democratic Societies
ISBN: HB: 9780300238471, Yale University Press, August 2019
280 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
Much of our politics today, Paul Starr writes, is a struggle over entrenchment – efforts to bring about change in ways that opponents will find difficult to undo. That is why the stakes of contemporary politics are so high. In this wide-ranging boo...
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£25,00
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Great Alignment Race, Party Transformation, and the Rise of Donald Trump
ISBN: PB: 9780300245738, ISBN: HB: 9780300207132, Yale University Press, August 2019
216 pp., 21x14 cm, 17 black&white illus.
Alan I. Abramowitz has emerged as a leading spokesman for the view that our current political divide is not confined to a small group of elites and activists but a key feature of the American social and cultural landscape. The polarization of the pol...
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£15,99
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Peacekeeper, Humanitarian, Abuser Children at Risk Worldwide
ISBN: PB: 9781787381131, Hurst Publishers, August 2019
224 pp., 21.6x13.8 cm
For sale in CIS only! Thousands of organisations around the world are doing all they can to protect children, but many more are putting them at risk – and there is no single international legal framework or justice system to hold them to account. U...
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£14,99
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Statelessness A Modern History
ISBN: HB: 9780674976313, Harvard University Press, July 2019
330 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
Two world wars left millions stranded in Europe. The collapse of empires and the rise of independent states in the twentieth century produced an unprecedented number of people without national belonging and with nowhere to go. Mira Siegelberg's innov...
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£25,95
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Communication and Discourse Theory Collected Works of the Brussels Communication and Discourse Theory Group
ISBN: PB: 9781789380545, Intellect, July 2019
330 pp., 22.8x17.7 cm, 15 halftones
This volume gathers the work of the Brussels Discourse Theory Group, a group of critical media and communication scholars that deploy discourse theory as theoretical backbone and analytical research perspective. Drawing on a variety of case studies,...
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£30,00
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Public Option How to Expand Freedom, Increase Opportunity, and Promote Equality
ISBN: HB: 9780674987333, Harvard University Press, July 2019
236 pp., 21x14 cm
Whenever you go to your local public library, send mail via the post office, or visit Yosemite, you are taking advantage of a longstanding American tradition: the public option. Some of the most useful and beloved institutions in American life are pu...
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