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Product Description: Kaum eine Frage hat in den letzten zwei Jahrhunderten einen ähnlich heftigen Streit verursacht wie die nach der Bedeutung der menschlichen Arbeit sowie die auf diese Frage ganz verschieden gegebenen Antworten.

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9783531164892, titled "Der Mensch Und Seine Arbeit: Über Max Scheler, Karol Wojtyla Und Die Zukunft Der Erwerbsgesellschaft. Ein Anthropologischer Einwurf" | Springer Verlag, September 13, 2017, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Kaum eine Frage hat in den letzten zwei Jahrhunderten einen ähnlich heftigen Streit verursacht wie die nach der Bedeutung der menschlichen Arbeit sowie die auf diese Frage ganz verschieden gegebenen Antworten.

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9780415782593 | Routledge, August 6, 2017, cover price $138.00

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9780415782609 | Routledge, August 6, 2017, cover price $49.95

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9781474215497 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 29, 2017, cover price $112.00

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9781474215480 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 29, 2017), cover price $29.95

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Product Description: A comprehensive discussion and analysis of two and a half millennia of Western political theory   In the absence of noble public goals, admired leaders, and compelling issues, many warn of a dangerous erosion of civil society, which includes families, religious organizations, and all other NGOs...read more

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9781479896714 | 2 edition (New York Univ Pr, February 14, 2017), cover price $89.00 | About this edition: A comprehensive discussion and analysis of two and a half millennia of Western political theory   In the absence of noble public goals, admired leaders, and compelling issues, many warn of a dangerous erosion of civil society, which includes families, religious organizations, and all other NGOs.

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9781479891603 | 2 reprint edition (New York Univ Pr, February 14, 2017), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A comprehensive discussion and analysis of two and a half millennia of Western political theory   In the absence of noble public goals, admired leaders, and compelling issues, many warn of a dangerous erosion of civil society, which includes families, religious organizations, and all other NGOs.

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Product Description: The Utopia Reader compiles primary texts from a variety of authors and movements in the history of theorizing utopias. Utopianism is defined as the various ways of imagining, creating, or analyzing the ways and means of creating an ideal or alternative society...read more
By Gregory Claeys (editor) and Lyman Tower Sargent (editor)

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9781479864652 | 2 edition (New York Univ Pr, February 14, 2017), cover price $99.00 | also contains The Utopia Reader | About this edition: The Utopia Reader compiles primary texts from a variety of authors and movements in the history of theorizing utopias.

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9781479837076 | 2 reprint edition (New York Univ Pr, February 14, 2017), cover price $40.00 | also contains The Utopia Reader | About this edition: The Utopia Reader compiles primary texts from a variety of authors and movements in the history of theorizing utopias.
9780814715710 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Utopian literature has given voice to the hopes and fears of the human race from its earliest days to the present.

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Product Description: This book provides a sophisticated investigation into the experience of being exterminated, as felt by victims of the Holocaust, and compares and contrasts this analysis with the experiences of people who have been colonized or enslaved...read more
By Paul Jackson (editor)

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9781472508263 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 9, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: This book provides a sophisticated investigation into the experience of being exterminated, as felt by victims of the Holocaust, and compares and contrasts this analysis with the experiences of people who have been colonized or enslaved.

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9781472509970 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 9, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This book provides a sophisticated investigation into the experience of being exterminated, as felt by victims of the Holocaust, and compares and contrasts this analysis with the experiences of people who have been colonized or enslaved.

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Product Description: This book explores the constitutional, legally binding dimension to legisprudence in the light of the German Federal Constitutional Court´s approach to rational lawmaking. Over the last decades this court has been remarkably active in applying legisprudential criteria and standards when reviewing parliamentary laws...read more

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9783319332154 | Springer Verlag, July 4, 2016, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: This book explores the constitutional, legally binding dimension to legisprudence in the light of the German Federal Constitutional Court´s approach to rational lawmaking.

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Product Description: This book advances an ecologically grounded approach to International Political Economy (IPE). Katz-Rosene and Paterson address a lacuna in the literature by exploring the question of how thinking ecologically transforms our understanding of what IPE is and should be...read more

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9781138934306 | Routledge, February 8, 2017, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book advances an ecologically grounded approach to International Political Economy (IPE).

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Product Description: To all who declare that American democracy is broken―riven by partisanship, undermined by extremism, and corrupted by wealth―history offers hope. In nearly every generation since the nation’s founding, critics have made similar declarations, and yet the nation is still standing...read more

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9780674971455 | Belknap Pr, January 9, 2017, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: To all who declare that American democracy is broken―riven by partisanship, undermined by extremism, and corrupted by wealth―history offers hope.

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Product Description: Sometimes playful or poetic, always provocative, Raoul Vaneigem reviews the history of bills of rights before offering his own call, with commentary, for fifty-seven rights yet to be won in a world where the “freedoms accorded to Man” are no longer merely “the freedoms accorded by man to the economy...read more

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9781629631554 | 2 edition (Pm Pr, February 1, 2017), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Sometimes playful or poetic, always provocative, Raoul Vaneigem reviews the history of bills of rights before offering his own call, with commentary, for fifty-seven rights yet to be won in a world where the “freedoms accorded to Man” are no longer merely “the freedoms accorded by man to the economy.
9780745320212 | Pluto Pr, October 1, 2003, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Raoul Vaneigem is an iconic figure in French philosophy.

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Product Description: An exciting introduction to a George Washington we rarely see, a president who strategically traveled to all thirteen states and transformed American political culture. “Breen’s clearly written account of these sojourns give readers a fresh understanding of the president’s personality, his public and private lives, and the political and social climate of the time” (Library Journal)...read more

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9781451675429 | Simon & Schuster, January 12, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: “An absorbing portrait.

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9781451675436 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, January 17, 2017), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: An exciting introduction to a George Washington we rarely see, a president who strategically traveled to all thirteen states and transformed American political culture.

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Product Description: Following the break-up of the Soviet Union, Marx was regarded as a thinker doomed to oblivion about whom everything had already been said and written. However, the international economic crisis of 2008 favoured a return to his analysis of capitalism, and recently published volumes of the Marx-Engels-Gesamtausgabe (MEGA²) have provided researchers with new texts that underline the gulf between Marx's critical theory and the dogmatism of many twentieth-century Marxisms...read more

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9781474267328 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 6, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: Following the break-up of the Soviet Union, Marx was regarded as a thinker doomed to oblivion about whom everything had already been said and written.

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9781474273398 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 6, 2017, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Following the break-up of the Soviet Union, Marx was regarded as a thinker doomed to oblivion about whom everything had already been said and written.

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Product Description: Once of central importance to left historians and activists alike, recently the concept of the “bourgeois revolution” has come in for sustained criticism from both marxists and conservatives. In this abridged edition of his magisterial How Revolutionary Were the Bourgeois Revolutions? Neil Davidson expertly distills his theoretical and historical insights about the nature of revolutions, making them available for general readers...read more

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9781608467310 | Abridged edition (Haymarket Books, January 10, 2017), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Once of central importance to left historians and activists alike, recently the concept of the “bourgeois revolution” has come in for sustained criticism from both marxists and conservatives.
9781608460670 | Haymarket Books, August 7, 2012, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Once of central importance to left historians and activists alike, the concept of the “bourgeois revolution” has recently come in for sustained criticism from both Marxists and conservatives.

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Product Description: The liberal internationalist tradition is credited with America's greatest triumphs as a world power―and also its biggest failures. Beginning in the 1940s, imbued with the spirit of Woodrow Wilson’s efforts at the League of Nations to "make the world safe for democracy," the United States steered a course in world affairs that would eventually win the Cold War...read more

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9780691171678 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The liberal internationalist tradition is credited with America's greatest triumphs as a world power―and also its biggest failures.

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Product Description: This book, an in-depth study of Nationalist tariff policy, fundamentally challenges the widely accepted idea that the key to the Communist seizure of power in China lay in the incompetence of Chiang Kai-shek’s Nationalist government...read more

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9780674970601, titled "No Great Wall: Trade, Tariffs, and Nationalism in Republican China, 1927–1945" | Harvard Univ Council on East Asian, February 13, 2017, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This book, an in-depth study of Nationalist tariff policy, fundamentally challenges the widely accepted idea that the key to the Communist seizure of power in China lay in the incompetence of Chiang Kai-shek’s Nationalist government.

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Product Description: As American interests assumed global proportions after 1945, policy makers were faced with the challenge of prioritizing various regions and determining the extent to which the United States was prepared to defend and support them...read more
By Maria Ryan (editor)

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9780813168470 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, January 5, 2017, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: As American interests assumed global proportions after 1945, policy makers were faced with the challenge of prioritizing various regions and determining the extent to which the United States was prepared to defend and support them.

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Product Description: Most Americans consider détente―the reduction of tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union―to be among the Nixon administration's most significant foreign policy successes. The diplomatic back channel that national security advisor Henry Kissinger established with Soviet ambassador Anatoly Dobrynin became the most important method of achieving this thaw in the Cold War...read more
By James Stavridis (foreword by)

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9780813167879, titled "Nixon's Back Channel to Moscow: Confidential Diplomacy and Détente" | Univ Pr of Kentucky, January 5, 2017, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Most Americans consider détente―the reduction of tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union―to be among the Nixon administration's most significant foreign policy successes.

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Product Description: From war powers to health care, freedom of speech to gun ownership, religious liberty to abortion, practically every aspect of American life is shaped by the Constitution. This vital document, along with its history of political and judicial interpretation, governs our individual lives and the life of our nation...read more

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9780465053728 | Basic Books, May 5, 2015, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: From war powers to health care, freedom of speech to gun ownership, religious liberty to abortion, practically every aspect of American life is shaped by the Constitution.
9780387913735, titled "Topics in Combinatorics and Graph Theory: Essays in Honour of Gerhard Ringel" | Springer Verlag, June 1, 1992, cover price $128.00 | also contains Topics in Combinatorics and Graph Theory: Essays in Honour of Gerhard Ringel | About this edition: Graph Theory is a part of discrete mathematics characterized by the fact of an extremely rapid development during the last 10 years.

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9780465094103 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, January 3, 2017), cover price $17.50 | About this edition: From war powers to health care, freedom of speech to gun ownership, religious liberty to abortion, practically every aspect of American life is shaped by the Constitution.

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Product Description: Daniel Guérin addressed himself to younger people “alienated from ideologies and ‘isms’ shorn of any meaning by an earlier generation” and particularly from “socialism, which has so often been betrayed by those who claimed to speak in its name, and which now provokes an understandable scepticism...read more

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9781629632360 | Pm Pr, January 1, 2017, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Daniel Guérin addressed himself to younger people “alienated from ideologies and ‘isms’ shorn of any meaning by an earlier generation” and particularly from “socialism, which has so often been betrayed by those who claimed to speak in its name, and which now provokes an understandable scepticism.

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Product Description: In the last decade, observers of Western governments have become increasingly concerned about an apparent crisis of democracy. They argue that endemic corruption, inadequate services, and increasing voter disaffection have produced a dire result: a global resurgence of authoritarianism...read more

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9780190459895 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 2017, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In the last decade, observers of Western governments have become increasingly concerned about an apparent crisis of democracy.

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Product Description: Social policy reforms driven by profound social changes have been a popular and pressing topic worldwide in recent years in both policy and academic circles. In this book, prominent social policy scholars from Europe, North America, and Asia discuss the history of social policies, compare different social development models, and analyze the challenges facing these economies' social policy reforms...read more
By Lijun Yang (editor)

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9789814730969 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, December 31, 2016, cover price $98.00 | About this edition: Social policy reforms driven by profound social changes have been a popular and pressing topic worldwide in recent years in both policy and academic circles.

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Product Description: Edward W. Said once urged the legendary Eqbal Ahmad not to “leave your words scattered to the winds, or even recorded on tape, but collected and published in several volumes for everyone to read. Then those who don’t have the privilege of knowing you will know what a truly remarkable, gifted man you are...read more

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9781608466214 | 2 reprint edition (Haymarket Books, December 27, 2016), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Edward W.

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Product Description: World War II marked the apogee of industrialized “total war.” Great powers savaged one another. Hostilities engulfed the globe. Mobilization extended to virtually every sector of every nation. Air war, including the terror bombing of civilians, emerged as a central strategy of the victorious Anglo-American powers...read more

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9781608467235 | Haymarket Books, December 27, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: World War II marked the apogee of industrialized “total war.

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Product Description: Aristotle listed moderation as one of the moral virtues. He also defined virtue as the mean between extremes, implying that moderation plays a vital role in all forms of moral excellence. But moderation's protean character—its vague and ill-defined omnipresence in judgment and action—makes it exceedingly difficult to grasp theoretically...read more

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9780812248760 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, December 23, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Aristotle listed moderation as one of the moral virtues.

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