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  • American Nations
    American Nations (English, Paperback) Colin Woodard

    An endlessly fascinating look at American regionalism and the eleven "nations" that continue to shape North America...

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  • Democracy in Iran
    Democracy in Iran (English, Hardback) Professor of Sociology Misagh Parsa

    In Misagh Parsa's view, the outlook for democracy in Iran is stark. Gradual reforms will not be sufficient for real change: the government must fundamentally rethink its commitment to the role of religion in politics and civic life. For Iran to democratize, the options are narrowing to a single path: another revolution.

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  • The War Against Putin
    The War Against Putin (English, Paperback) M S King

    In the West, politicians and journalists of all stripes have referred to Russian President Vladimir Putin as a "thug", a "tyrant", a "murderer", a "Communist", a "Nazi", the next "Hitler" and more. But amongst the Russian people, his popularity rating has reached levels as high as 85%. There is even a very popular hit 'disco' song about him - 'A Man Like Putin'.So, who's right? Why such hatred for...

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  • Destined for War
    Destined for War (English, Hardback) Graham Allison

    War with China is much more likely than anyone thinks.

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  • Beyond Radical Secularism
    Beyond Radical Secularism (English, Hardback) Director D'Etudes A L'Ehess Pierre Manent

    "This is the book that took France by storm upon its publication in the fall of 2015. It was praised by some for its rare combination of tough-mindedness and moderation and attacked by others for suggesting that radical secularism could not provide the political and spiritual resources to address the Islamic challenge. The book is even more relevant after the Parisian terror attacks of November...

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  • Modern Greece
    Modern Greece (English, Paperback) Stathis Kalyvas

    Modern Greece is the go-to resource for understanding both the present turmoil and the deeper past that has brought the country to where it is now

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  • A Kingdom in Crisis
    A Kingdom in Crisis (English, Paperback) Andrew MacGregor Marshall

    A fascinating, engaged account of a country on the brink of change.

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  • Manifesto for a Democratic Civilization: Volume 1
    Manifesto for a Democratic Civilization: Volume 1 (English, Paperback) Abdullah Ocalan

    This manifesto is the definitive work of Abdullah Öcalan, crucial for understanding the Kurdish revolution. Here Öcalan outlines a democratic alternative for the Middle East.A criticism that limits itself to capitalism is too superficial, Öcalan argues, and turns his eyes to the underlying structures of civilization. Rethinking the methods of understanding culture, politics, and society, he...

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  • Army and Nation
    Army and Nation (English, Hardback) Steven I. Wilkinson

    Steven I. Wilkinson explores how India has succeeded in keeping the military out of politics, when so many other countries have failed. He uncovers the command and control strategies, the careful ethnic balancing, and the political, foreign policy, and strategic decisions that have made the army safe for Indian democracy.

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  • Making Sense of the Central African Republic
    Making Sense of the Central African Republic (English, Paperback) Tatiana Carayannis

    A groundbreaking book that fundamentally opens the Central African Republic to African policymakers and scholars.

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  • Eurasian Mission
    Eurasian Mission (English, Paperback) Alexander Dugin

    According to Alexander Dugin, the twenty-first century will be defined by the conflict between Eurasianists and Atlanticists. The Eurasianists defend the need for every people and culture on Earth to be allowed to develop in its own way, free of interference, and in accordance with their own particular values. Eurasianists thus stand for tradition and for the blossoming variety of cultures, and a...

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  • Private Island: Why Britain Now Belongs to Someone Else
    Private Island: Why Britain Now Belongs to Someone Else (English, Paperback) James Meek

    How the British government packaged and sold its people to the world

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  • Japanese Culture
    Japanese Culture (English, Paperback) Roger J. Davies

    Japanese Culture: The Religious and Philosophical Foundations takes readers on a detailed and thoroughly researched journey through Japan's cultural history.

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  • The Hidden Ancestral Identity of the American Negro
    The Hidden Ancestral Identity of the American Negro (Paperback) Radine a America-Harrison

    The Hidden Ancestral Identity of the American Negro is the introduction to a series of books for black American people to learn the omitted facts about their Heritage history. The books are intended to give a balanced overview of the true dynamics that is the core foundation of the United States and its relation to the destiny of Negro People of the America's called black Americans today.In...

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  • Refugees, Terror and Other Troubles with the Neighbors
    Refugees, Terror and Other Troubles with the Neighbors (English, Paperback) Slavoj Zizek

    Called "the Elvis of cultural theory" by The New York Times, popular philosopher and leftist rabble-rouser Slavoj Zizek, looks at one of the most desperate situations of our time: the current refugee crisis overwhelming Europe. In this short yet stirring book, Zizek argues that accepting all comers or blocking all entry are both untenable solutions... but there is a third option.Today, hundreds of...

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  • Riot Days
    Riot Days (English, Paperback) Maria Alyokhina

    A Pussy Rioter's riveting, hallucinatory account of her years in Russia's criminal system and of finding power in the most powerless of situations...

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  • Death in the Congo
    Death in the Congo (English, Paperback) Emmanuel Gerard

    Fifty years later, the murky circumstances and tragic symbolism of Patrice Lumumba's assassination trouble many people around the world. Emmanuel Gerard and Bruce Kuklick reveal a tangled web of international politics in which many people--black and white, well-meaning and ruthless, African, European, and American--bear responsibility for this crime.

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  • Notes on a Foreign Country
    Notes on a Foreign Country (English, Hardback) Suzy Hansen

    "A deeply honest and brave portrait of of an individual sensibility reckoning with her country's violent role in the world." ?Hisham Matar, The New York Times Book Review...

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  • Edible and Useful Plants of the Southwest
    Edible and Useful Plants of the Southwest (English, Paperback) Delena Tull

    All around us there are wild plants useful for food, medicine, and clothing, but most of us don't know how to identify or use them. This book addresses plants found in New Mexico and Arizona, as well as Texas.

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  • Debunking Utopia
    Debunking Utopia (English, Paperback) Nima Sanandaji

    At first glance, Nordic countries seem to have everything liberals want to see in America: equal income distribution, good health, low levels of poverty, and thriving economies, all co-existing with big welfare states. By copying Nordic policies, many in the American left hope to transform America to a similar socialist "utopia." In Debunking Utopia, Swedish author Nima Sanandaji explains why this is all wishful thinking. He systematically proves that the high levels of income equality, high lifespans and other signs of social success in the Nordics all predate the expansion of the welfare state. If anything, the Nordic countries reached their peak during the mid-twentieth century, when they had low taxes and small welfare states. Perhaps most astonishing are his findings that Nordic-Americans consistently outperform their cousins who live across the ocean. People of Nordic descent who live under the American capitalist system not only enjoy higher levels of income, but also a lower level of poverty than the citizens of the Nordic countries themselves.

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