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Product Description: This book shows how Sri Lanka’s civil war gradually undermined liberal democracy and caused the country to regress toward the current soft authoritarian dispensation. In doing so, it introduces the concept of 'ethnic supererogation,' a governing system built around the notion that a majority ethnic group and/or the state could go beyond the standard expectations to accommodate minority concerns and institute incentives for ethnic minorities to operate within a united state so as to preclude dissension and secession...read more
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9780415665452 | 1 edition (Routledge, March 8, 2015), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This book shows how Sri Lanka’s civil war gradually undermined liberal democracy and caused the country to regress toward the current soft authoritarian dispensation.
9780201027150, titled "Horizons in Biochemistry and Biophysics" | Addison-Wesley, June 1, 1974, cover price $22.50 | also contains Horizons in Biochemistry and Biophysics

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Product Description: This edited collection, in honour of the late political scientist Peter Mair, contains original chapters that are directly linked to his theoretical and/or methodological ideas and approaches. Peter Mair demonstrated that political parties have traditionally been central actors in European politics and an essential focus of comparative European political science...read more
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9781138800564 | Routledge, August 23, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This edited collection, in honour of the late political scientist Peter Mair, contains original chapters that are directly linked to his theoretical and/or methodological ideas and approaches.

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9780471627418, titled "The Student Solutions Manual to Calculus With Analytic Geometry" | 3 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 1, 1988), cover price $28.40 | also contains The Student Solutions Manual to Calculus With Analytic Geometry | About this edition: This is the most widely used calculus text in the United States.

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Product Description: Tocqueville’s gifts as an observer and commentator on American life and democracy are brought to vivid life in this splendid volume. In On Tocqueville, Alan Ryan brilliantly illuminates the observations of the French sociologist Alexis de Tocqueville, who first journeyed to the United States in 1831 and went on to catalog the unique features of the American social contract in his two-volume masterpiece, Democracy in America...read more
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9780871407047 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, August 11, 2014), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Tocqueville’s gifts as an observer and commentator on American life and democracy are brought to vivid life in this splendid volume.

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9781631490590 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, August 3, 2015), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Tocqueville’s gifts as an observer and commentator on American life and democracy are brought to vivid life in this splendid volume.

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Product Description: Written by the preeminent democratic theorist of our time, this book explains the nature, value, and mechanics of democracy. This new edition includes two additional chapters by Ian Shapiro, Dahl’s successor as Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale and a leading contemporary authority on democracy...read more
By Ian Shapiro (foreword by)
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9780300194463 | 2 edition (Yale Univ Pr, July 28, 2015), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Written by the preeminent democratic theorist of our time, this book explains the nature, value, and mechanics of democracy.

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Product Description: Democracy and political violence can hardly be considered conceptual siblings, at least at first sight. Democracy allows people to route their aspirations, demands, and expectations of the state through peaceful methods; violence works outside these prescribed and institutionalized channels in public spaces, in the streets, in the forests and in inhospitable terrains...read more
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9781474224000 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: Democracy and political violence can hardly be considered conceptual siblings, at least at first sight.

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9781474224017 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Democracy and political violence can hardly be considered conceptual siblings, at least at first sight.

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Product Description: Is democracy in crisis? On the one hand, it seems to be decaying under the leadership of political elites who make decisions behind closed doors. On the other hand, citizens are taking to the streets to firmly assert their political participation across the globe...read more
By Tilo Wesche (editor)
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9781783480883 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, June 16, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Is democracy in crisis?

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9781783480890 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, June 16, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Is democracy in crisis?
9780373071401, titled "Tomorrow Is Forever" | Harlequin Books, April 1, 1986, cover price $2.50 | also contains Tomorrow Is Forever

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Product Description: This book presents essential information on systems and interactions in automotive transmission technology and outlines the methodologies used to analyze and develop transmission concepts and designs. Functions of and interactions between components and subassemblies of transmissions are introduced, providing a basis for designing transmission systems and for determining their potentials and properties in vehicle-specific applications: passenger cars, trucks, buses, tractors and motorcycles...read more
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9783319052625 | Springer Verlag, May 14, 2015, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book presents essential information on systems and interactions in automotive transmission technology and outlines the methodologies used to analyze and develop transmission concepts and designs.

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9780321070401, titled "The Struggle for Democracy: Brief Version" | 2 edition (Harpercollins College Div, June 1, 1999), cover price $65.00 | also contains The Struggle for Democracy: Brief Version | About this edition: The Struggle for Democracy, Brief Version presents a powerful, yet simple analytical framework for understanding how the American political system works in a concise, paperback format.

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Product Description: NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyPoliSciLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyPoliSciLab, search for for 0134113845 / 9780134113845  The Struggle for Democracy, 2014 Elections and Updates Edition plus MyPoliSciLab for American Government — Access Card Package, 11/e Package consists of: • 0133914747 / 9780133914740  The Struggle for Democracy, 2014 Elections and Updates Edition, 11/e• 0133930645 / 9780133930641  MyPoliSciLab for American Government Valuepack Access Card MyPoliSciLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor...read more
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9780471515272, titled "Concise Encyclopedia of Special Education" | Wiley-Interscience, December 1, 1990, cover price $325.00 | also contains Concise Encyclopedia of Special Education | About this edition: The most comprehensive sourcebook in the field, now available in one convenient volume… Reviews of the Encyclopedia of Special Education: "… a needed reference that should be in every educational library.

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9780133914740, titled "The Struggle for Democracy 2014: Elections and Updates Edition" | 11 updated edition (Prentice Hall, June 11, 2015), cover price $172.60 | About this edition: NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyPoliSciLab does not come packaged with this content.
9780133915273 | 11 unbnd u edition (Prentice Hall, January 3, 2015), cover price $94.00
9780134114057 | Pck unbnd/ edition (Prentice Hall, January 3, 2015), cover price $101.33

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Product Description: A Washington Post Notable Work of NonfictionA Slate Best Book of 2014The inside story of the Supreme Court decisions that brought true democracy to the United StatesAs chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, Earl Warren is most often remembered for landmark rulings in favor of desegregation and the rights of the accused...read more
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9780809074235 | Hill & Wang Pub, June 10, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Winner of the Henry Adams Prize from the Society for the History of the Federal GovernmentA Washington Post Notable Work of NonfictionA Slate Best Book of 2014The inside story of the Supreme Court decisions that brought true democracy to the United StatesAs chief justice of the U.

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9780809074242 | Hill & Wang Pub, June 9, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A Washington Post Notable Work of NonfictionA Slate Best Book of 2014The inside story of the Supreme Court decisions that brought true democracy to the United StatesAs chief justice of the U.

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Product Description: These new translations of the Defence of Socrates, the Euthyphro, and the Crito present Plato's remarkable dramatizations of the momentous events surrounding the trial of Socrates in 399 BC, on charges of irreligion and corrupting the young...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9780192823359, titled "Defence of Socrates, Euthyphro, Crito" | Oxford Univ Pr, April 1, 1997, cover price $8.95 | also contains Defence of Socrates, Euthyphro, Crito | About this edition: These new translations of the Defence of Socrates, the Euthyphro, and the Crito present Plato's remarkable dramatizations of the momentous events surrounding the trial of Socrates in 399 BC, on charges of irreligion and corrupting the young.
9780192823465, titled "The Oregon Trail" | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 1996, cover price $8.95 | also contains The Oregon Trail | About this edition: The Oregon Trail is the gripping account of Francis Parkman's journey west across North America in 1846.

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Product Description: Democratic Development in East Asia explores an important but neglected topic in the literature on democratization in East Asia: the international dimension of democratization. It presents a coherent and comprehensive analysis of the impact of external political, economic and cultural factors on China, South Korea and Taiwan's political development since World War II...read more
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9780415342506 | Routledge, February 1, 2005, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Democratic Development in East Asia explores an important but neglected topic in the literature on democratization in East Asia: the international dimension of democratization.
9780264673240, titled "Preaching for All Seasons" | Mowbray Bookstore, December 1, 1993, cover price $42.01 | also contains Preaching for All Seasons | About this edition: Brings faith to bear on all the changing scenes of modern life.

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9780415649032 | Routledge, November 18, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Democratic Development in East Asia explores an important but neglected topic in the literature on democratization in East Asia: the international dimension of democratization.

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By Kari Palonen (editor) and Jose Maria Rosales (editor)
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9783847401582 | Barbara Budrich Esser, May 20, 2015, cover price $49.95

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Product Description: In the wake of the Scottish vote on independence, questions of sovereignty, devolution, and local control have perhaps never been more salient. This book explores the evolution of the idea of national identity in modern Britain as it affected Wales...read more
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9781783160884 | Univ of Wales Pr, November 15, 2014, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: In the wake of the Scottish vote on independence, questions of sovereignty, devolution, and local control have perhaps never been more salient.

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9781783160877 | Univ of Wales Pr, May 15, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In the wake of the Scottish vote on independence, questions of sovereignty, devolution, and local control have perhaps never been more salient.

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Product Description: "Gorgeously wrought . . . pitch-perfect prose. . . . In language of terrible beauty, she takes India's everyday tragedies and reminds us to be outraged all over again."—Time Magazine"Roy asks whether our shriveled forms of democracy will be 'the endgame of the human race'—and shows vividly why this is a prospect not to be lightly dismissed...read more
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9781608464616 | Reissue edition (Haymarket Books, May 19, 2015), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Gorgeously wrought .

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Product Description: The Education of Radical Democracy explores why radical democracy is so necessary, difficult, and possible and why it is important to understand it as an educative activity . The book draws on critical social theory and critical pedagogy to explain what enables and sustains work for radical democratization, and considers how we can begin such work in neoliberal societies today...read more
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9780415702638 | Routledge, April 21, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The Education of Radical Democracy explores why radical democracy is so necessary, difficult, and possible and why it is important to understand it as an educative activity .

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Product Description: This edited volume focuses on the democratic performance of regimes in some of the least populous countries on the African continent. Using a framework developed by Steven Levitsky and Lucan Way, each case study provides in-depth analysis of democratic contestation in the following arenas: electoral, judiciary, legislature, media, and civil society...read more
By Stephanie Matti (editor) and Claire Metelits (editor)
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9780739193433 | Lexington Books, April 21, 2015, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This edited volume focuses on the democratic performance of regimes in some of the least populous countries on the African continent.

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Product Description: If justice in the Arab world is often marked by a lack of autonomy of the judiciary toward the executive power, one of the characteristic features of the Egyptian judiciary lies in its strength and activism in the defense of democratic values...read more
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9789774162015 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, January 1, 2009, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: If justice in the Arab world is often marked by a lack of autonomy of the judiciary toward the executive power, one of the characteristic features of the Egyptian judiciary lies in its strength and activism in the defense of democratic values.

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9789774167010 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, June 1, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: If justice in the Arab world is often marked by a lack of autonomy of the judiciary toward the executive power, one of the characteristic features of the Egyptian judiciary lies in its strength and activism in the defense of democratic values.

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Product Description: Written in a provocative, jargon-free style ideal for stimulating classroom discussion, America’s Failing Experiment directly challenges would-be reformers who believe the solution to our current political paralysis is more democracy...read more
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9781442226500 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 12, 2013, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: America’s Failing Experiment: How We the People Have Become the Problem, makes the controversial claim that the American political system suffers from too much democracy.

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9781442247505 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, April 9, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Written in a provocative, jargon-free style ideal for stimulating classroom discussion, America’s Failing Experiment directly challenges would-be reformers who believe the solution to our current political paralysis is more democracy.
9780440180661, titled "So Many Partings" | Reissue edition (Dell Pub Co, November 1, 1992), cover price $6.99 | also contains So Many Partings | About this edition: Ireland, 1874.

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9780415318815 | 1 edition (Routledge, April 15, 2015), cover price $150.00

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9780130827753, titled "Criminal Justice Today & Career Paths, 3/E & Study Guide, 5/E & Internet Investigations Pkg" | 5th edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 1999), cover price $59.25 | also contains Criminal Justice Today & Career Paths, 3/E & Study Guide, 5/E & Internet Investigations Pkg

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Product Description: Between Sovereignty and Anarchy considers the conceptual and political problem of violence in the early modern Anglo-Atlantic, charting an innovative approach to the history of the American Revolution. Its editors and contributors contend that existing scholarship on the Revolution largely ignores questions of power and downplays the Revolution as a contest over sovereignty...read more
By Brian Schoen (editor)
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9780813936789 | Univ of Virginia Pr, April 6, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Between Sovereignty and Anarchy considers the conceptual and political problem of violence in the early modern Anglo-Atlantic, charting an innovative approach to the history of the American Revolution.

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Product Description: In 1908, a remarkable direction in community learning began in Boston and spread across the country, becoming the Open Forum lecture movement. These locally planned, trans-denominational lectures, followed by periods for questions, were characterized as “the striking of mind upon mind...read more
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9780761859260 | Univ Pr of Amer, November 21, 2012, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: In 1908, a remarkable direction in community learning began in Boston and spread across the country, becoming the Open Forum lecture movement.

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9780761865537 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Amer, April 1, 2015), cover price $32.99 | About this edition: In 1908, a remarkable direction in community learning began in Boston and spread across the country, becoming the Open Forum lecture movement.
9780426204381, titled "Time of Your Life" | London Bridge, May 1, 1995, cover price $5.95 | also contains Time of Your Life | About this edition: TV 1st edition paperback , vg++

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Product Description: Who were the Progressive reformers arguing with? The answer might surprise you. Drawing together a veritable powerhouse of scholars from across the political spectrum, In Defense of the Founders Republic examines the historical roots of these critics as well as their potential contribution to current debates about government and role of politics and institutions in our constitutional republic...read more
By Lonce H. Bailey (editor) and Jerome M. Mileur (editor)
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9781623560300 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 12, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Who were the Progressive reformers arguing with?

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9781623565770 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 12, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Who were the Progressive reformers arguing with?

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Product Description: Why do democracies keep lurching from success to failure? The current financial crisis is just the latest example of how things continue to go wrong, just when it looked like they were going right. In this wide-ranging, original, and compelling book, David Runciman tells the story of modern democracy through the history of moments of crisis, from the First World War to the economic crash of 2008...read more
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9780691148687 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 27, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Why do democracies keep lurching from success to failure?

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9780691165837 | Rev upd edition (Princeton Univ Pr, March 22, 2015), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Why do democracies keep lurching from success to failure?

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Product Description: Although democracy is in principle associated with popular rule, in practice it is best described as rule by elected elites. This form of government is not only wanting from a theoretical point of view, but it also no longer seems to meet the expectations of large segments of the citizenry...read more
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9780739179383 | Lexington Books, August 15, 2013, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Although democracy is in principle associated with popular rule, in practice it is best described as rule by elected elites.

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9781498515375 | Lexington Books, March 26, 2015, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Although democracy is in principle associated with popular rule, in practice it is best described as rule by elected elites.

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Product Description: This book addresses various issues that have arisen in the practice of democracy in Nigeria since 1999, focusing on the Obasanjo years (1999-2007). Nigeria’s return to democratic rule has been marked by developments such as the implementation of reforms to address perceived economic problems and corruption...read more
By Kunle Amuwo (editor)
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9780761859543 | Univ Pr of Amer, December 14, 2012, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This book addresses various issues that have arisen in the practice of democracy in Nigeria since 1999, focusing on the Obasanjo years (1999-2007).

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9780761865568 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Amer, April 2, 2015), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: This book addresses various issues that have arisen in the practice of democracy in Nigeria since 1999, focusing on the Obasanjo years (1999-2007).

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