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Product Description: Challenging traditional narrow views, this unique work proposes to rethink and reinterpret Ulster loyalism from the beginning of the "Troubles" to the present day, by tracing its religious, paramilitary, political, and community influences...read more

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9780306760631, titled "The Psychology of Misconduct, Vice, and Crime" | Da Capo Pr, January 1, 1981, cover price $40.00 | also contains The Psychology of Misconduct, Vice, and Crime
9780306708244, titled "Songs by Thirty Americans for High Voice" | Da Capo Pr, June 1, 1976, cover price $43.50 | also contains Songs by Thirty Americans for High Voice

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9781441127839 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 1, 2017, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Challenging traditional narrow views, this unique work proposes to rethink and reinterpret Ulster loyalism from the beginning of the "Troubles" to the present day, by tracing its religious, paramilitary, political, and community influences.

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Product Description: Essays on judaism in the modern world, from philosophy and history to art and politicsIn these essays Deutscher speaks of the emotional heritage of the European Jew with calmness and clear-sightedness; as a historian he writes without anger but with compassion; as a non-Jewish Jew he writes without religious belief, but with a generous breadth of understanding...read more

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9781786630827 | Verso Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Essays on judaism in the modern world, from philosophy and history to art and politicsIn these essays Deutscher speaks of the emotional heritage of the European Jew with calmness and clear-sightedness; as a historian he writes without anger but with compassion; as a non-Jewish Jew he writes without religious belief, but with a generous breadth of understanding.
9780932870186 | Reprint edition (Alyson Pubns, April 1, 1982), cover price $5.95

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Product Description: A bravura exploration of politics and writing in dark times In The Last Resistance, Jacqueline Rose explores the power of writing to create and transform our political lives. In particular, she examines the role of literature in the Zionist imagination: here, literature is presented as a unique form of dissidence, with the power to expose the unconscious of nations, and often proposing radical alternatives to their dominant pathways and beliefs...read more

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9781844671243 | Verso Books, May 1, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In The Last Resistance, Jacqueline Rose explores the power of writing to create and transform our political lives.

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9781786630759 | Verso Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A bravura exploration of politics and writing in dark times In The Last Resistance, Jacqueline Rose explores the power of writing to create and transform our political lives.
9781844672264 | Reprint edition (Verso Books, February 12, 2013), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: In The Last Resistance, Jacqueline Rose explores the power of writing to create and transform our political lives.

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Product Description: When you hear that now ubiquitous phrase "I find that offensive," you know you're being told to shut up. Social discourse is now dominated by competitive offence-claiming. But how did we become so thin-skinned? This book blames three culprits: official multiculturalism's relativistic conflation of tolerance with positive "recognition," narcissistic identity politics, and finally therapeutic educational interventions such as anti-bullying campaigns...read more

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9781849549813 | Biteback Pub, November 15, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: When you hear that now ubiquitous phrase "I find that offensive," you know you're being told to shut up.

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Product Description: The 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Commentary and conservative icon Peggy Noonan offers her most insightful work, including her Wall Street Journal columns about the 2016 ElectionNew York Times bestseller The Time of Our Lives travels the path of Peggy Noonan's remarkable and influential career, beginning with a revealing essay about her motivations as a writer and thinker...read more

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9781455536283 | Large print edition (Twelve, November 17, 2015), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERINCLUDES NEW COLUMNS THAT WON THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE FOR COMMENTARY Witty, incisive, often prophetic and always original, The Time of Our Lives offers the best of Peggy Noonan's writing.
9781455563111 | Twelve, November 3, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Commentary and conservative icon Peggy Noonan offers her most insightful work, including her Wall Street Journal columns about the 2016 ElectionNew York Times bestseller The Time of Our Lives travels the path of Peggy Noonan's remarkable and influential career, beginning with a revealing essay about her motivations as a writer and thinker.

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9781455563135 | Twelve, May 9, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Commentary and conservative icon Peggy Noonan offers her most insightful work, including her Wall Street Journal columns about the 2016 ElectionNew York Times bestseller The Time of Our Lives travels the path of Peggy Noonan's remarkable and influential career, beginning with a revealing essay about her motivations as a writer and thinker.

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9781478904830 | Unabridged edition (Twelve, December 1, 2015), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERINCLUDES NEW COLUMNS THAT WON THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE FOR COMMENTARY Witty, incisive, often prophetic and always original, The Time of Our Lives offers the best of Peggy Noonan's writing.

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Product Description: In the 21st century, corporations have worked their way into government and, as they become increasingly more powerful, arguments about their involvement with public health have become increasingly black and white. With corporations at the center of public health and environmental issues, everything chemical or technological is good, everything natural is bad; scientists who are funded by corporations are right and those who are independent are invariably wrong...read more
By Martin J. Walker (editor)

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9781510711884 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, November 1, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In the 21st century, corporations have worked their way into government and, as they become increasingly more powerful, arguments about their involvement with public health have become increasingly black and white.

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Product Description: From the preeminent columnist, historian, and bestselling author writing at the top of his game comes an essential collection of writing on politics, economics, culture, religion, and more.Conrad Black is one of our best known writers, historians, and businessmen...read more

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9780771009204 | McClelland & Stewart Ltd, October 25, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From the preeminent columnist, historian, and bestselling author writing at the top of his game comes an essential collection of writing on politics, economics, culture, religion, and more.

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Product Description: This collection of fourteen essays written by young communication scholars at the University of Arkansas presents unique insights into how First Amendment issues have played out in the state. Rather than exploring the particular legal issues and the constitutional principles enunciated by the courts, First Amendment Studies tells the stories of actual people expressing challenged or unpopular points of view and reveals the ways that constitutional controversies arise from the actions of local officials and individual citizens...read more

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9781682260081 | Univ of Arkansas Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This collection of fourteen essays written by young communication scholars at the University of Arkansas presents unique insights into how First Amendment issues have played out in the state.

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Product Description: Spanning many historical and literary contexts, Moral Imagination brings together a dozen recent essays by one of America's premier cultural critics. David Bromwich explores the importance of imagination and sympathy to suggest how these faculties may illuminate the motives of human action and the reality of justice...read more

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9780691161419 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 30, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Spanning many historical and literary contexts, Moral Imagination brings together a dozen recent essays by one of America's premier cultural critics.

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9780691173160 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, September 27, 2016), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Spanning many historical and literary contexts, Moral Imagination brings together a dozen recent essays by one of America's premier cultural critics.

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Product Description: Sheldon Wolin was one of the most influential and original political thinkers of the past fifty years. Fugitive Democracy brings together his most important writings, from classic essays such as "Political Theory as a Vocation," written amid the Cold War and the conflict in Vietnam, to his late radical essays on American democracy such as “Fugitive Democracy,” in which he offers a controversial reinterpretation of democracy as an episodic phenomenon distinct from the routinized political management that passes for democracy today...read more
By Nicholas Xenos (editor)

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9780691133645 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 13, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Sheldon Wolin was one of the most influential and original political thinkers of the past fifty years.

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Product Description: America’s leading essayist on the frantic retreat of democracy, in the fire and smoke of the war on terrorIn twenty-five years of imperial adventure, America has laid waste to its principles of democracy. The self-glorifying march of folly steps off at the end of the Cold War, in an era when delusions of omnipotence allowed the market to climb to virtual heights, while society was divided between the selfish and frightened rich and the increasingly debt-ridden and angry poor...read more

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9781784787110 | Verso Books, September 13, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: America’s leading essayist on the frantic retreat of democracy, in the fire and smoke of the war on terrorIn twenty-five years of imperial adventure, America has laid waste to its principles of democracy.

Product Description: Award-winning journalist Victoria Brownworth addresses a fundamental issue facing lesbians in the 21st century: a new and punishing form of invisibility that is both different from and more dangerous than what lesbians faced before Stonewall...read more

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9781626394704 | Bold Strokes Books, March 28, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Award-winning journalist Victoria Brownworth addresses a fundamental issue facing lesbians in the 21st century: a new and punishing form of invisibility that is both different from and more dangerous than what lesbians faced before Stonewall.

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Product Description: A blazingly intelligent first book of essays from the award-winning author of Open City and Every Day Is for the ThiefNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BYTime • The Guardian • Harper's Bazaar • San Francisco Chronicle • The Atlantic • Financial Times • KirkusFinalist for the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay and PEN/Jean Stein Book Award With this collection of more than fifty pieces on politics, photography, travel, history, and literature, Teju Cole solidifies his place as one of today’s most powerful and original voices...read more

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9780812989786 | Random House Inc, August 9, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A blazingly intelligent first book of essays from the award-winning author of Open City and Every Day Is for the ThiefNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BYTime • The Guardian • Harper's Bazaar • San Francisco Chronicle • The Atlantic • Financial Times • KirkusFinalist for the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay and PEN/Jean Stein Book Award With this collection of more than fifty pieces on politics, photography, travel, history, and literature, Teju Cole solidifies his place as one of today’s most powerful and original voices.

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Product Description: “Funny and shrewd” (The New York Times Book Review) essays from China’s most popular young troublemaker about growing up millennial and causing social and political scandal today.Han Han “owes equal debt to Jack Kerouac and Justin Timberlake” (The New Yorker)...read more

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9781451660036 | Simon & Schuster, August 2, 2016, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: “Funny and shrewd” (The New York Times Book Review) essays from China’s most popular young troublemaker about growing up millennial and causing social and political scandal today.

Product Description: The United States and Turkey were extraordinarily close allies during most of the Cold War with Turkey being central to U.S. strategy in the Middle East. In the aftermath, the United States and Turkey faced a range of new challenges to their relationship which nonetheless remained strong until the 2003 Iraq War...read more

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9780754677888 | Routledge, May 5, 2017, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: The United States and Turkey were extraordinarily close allies during most of the Cold War with Turkey being central to U.

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Product Description: Featuring texts by Saul Alinsky, Edmund Burke, Rachel Carson, Carl von Clausewitz, Francis Fukuyama, Mahatma Gandhi, Friedrich Hayek, Thomas Hobbes, Martin Luther King, Niccolo Machiavelli, Karl Marx, J. S. Mill, George Orwell, Thomas Paine, Plato, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Alexis De Tocqueville, Mary Wollstonecraft, and many more...read more
By Sean Pratt (narrator)

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9781469031958 | Unabridged edition (Gildan Audio, July 19, 2016), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Featuring texts by Saul Alinsky, Edmund Burke, Rachel Carson, Carl von Clausewitz, Francis Fukuyama, Mahatma Gandhi, Friedrich Hayek, Thomas Hobbes, Martin Luther King, Niccolo Machiavelli, Karl Marx, J.

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Product Description: The Hill Times: Best Books of 2016 Written by the foremost authorities, The Canadian Federal Election of 2015 provides a complete investigation of the election. A comprehensive analysis of the campaigns and the election outcome, this collection of essays examines the strategies, successes, and failures of the major political parties: the Conservatives, the Liberals, the New Democrats, the Bloc Québécois, and the Green Party...read more

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9781459733343 | Dundurn Pr Ltd, July 5, 2016, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: The Hill Times: Best Books of 2016 Written by the foremost authorities, The Canadian Federal Election of 2015 provides a complete investigation of the election.

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Product Description: The best balance of classic and contemporary readings, complete articles, and book excerpts, reflecting a wide range of perspectives at an unmatched value.Essential Readings in World Politics introduces students to key literature in international relations and provides everything instructors need to round out their syllabus, including classic readings and contemporary articles on ongoing international issues drawn from a wide range of sources and accompanied by headnotes offering the context and background that introductory students need...read more
By Karen A. Mingst (editor) and Jack L. Snyder (editor)

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9780393921960 | 5th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 25, 2013), cover price $66.75 | About this edition: Classic readings and contemporary articles on ongoing international political problems, from a wide range of perspectives.
9780393935349 | 4th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 27, 2010), cover price $62.50 | About this edition: Key literature on international relations―from classics to the contemporary issues debated by scholars today.
9780393924060 | 2 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 30, 2004), cover price $34.10 | About this edition: The most widely adopted reader for international relations courses, Essential Readings in World Politics brings together a broad range of readings from classic and contemporary sources, following the organization of Karen Mingst's textbook.
9789990060638 | 2 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 30, 2004), cover price $0.02
9780393976977 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 2001, cover price $31.25 | About this edition: Offers a collection of essays and excerpts that provide different perspectives on various aspects of world politics and international relations.
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Product Description: Review essays and statements written for special occasions may reveal as much about the writer as those written about; this is the presumption undergirding this collection of thirty-five years of criticism and commentary by Irving Louis Horowitz...read more

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9780887382611 | Transaction Pub, January 1, 1989, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: Review essays and statements written for special occasions may reveal as much about the writer as those written about; this is the presumption undergirding this collection of thirty-five years of criticism and commentary by Irving Louis Horowitz.

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9781412862899, titled "Persuasions and Prejudices: An Informal Compendium of Modern Social Science 1953-1988" | Transaction Pub, June 30, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Review essays and statements written for special occasions may reveal as much about the writer as those written about; this is the presumption undergirding this collection of thirty-five years of criticism and commentary by Irving Louis Horowitz.

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Product Description: Liberty is what libertarians advocate. Both because of the inherent value of human liberty and because of the increasing wealth and welfare it brings to all. They see the aggressive coercion of the state as the main enemy of liberty...read more

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9781908684622 | Univ of Buckingham Pr, June 30, 2016, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Liberty is what libertarians advocate.
9780956395221 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, April 30, 2014, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Liberty is what libertarians advocate.

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Product Description: Fully revised and extended, the new edition of this innovative and engaging textbook introduces the central elements of political theory from an applied perspective. Focusing on 12 high-profile contemporary social and political case studies, both domestic and global, this text shows how political theory illuminates and helps makes sense of important debates in public life...read more

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9781137426826 | 2 new edition (Palgrave Macmillan, June 24, 2016), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: • Should abortion and euthanasia be legal?
9780230555082 | 1 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, July 15, 2009), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: How can political theory help us understand and solve the political questions of our time?

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9781137426819 | 2 new edition (Palgrave Macmillan, June 24, 2016), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Fully revised and extended, the new edition of this innovative and engaging textbook introduces the central elements of political theory from an applied perspective.
9780230555099 | 1 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, July 15, 2009), cover price $48.00 | About this edition: How can political theory help us understand and solve the political questions of our time?

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Product Description: In a single volume, the seminal writings of the world's leading philosopher, linguist, and critic, published to coincide with his 80th birthday. For the past 40 years Noam Chomsky's writings on politics and language have established him as a preeminent public intellectual and as one of the most original and wide-ranging political and social critics of our time...read more
By Kevin Stillwell (narrator)

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9781522694496 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, June 21, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In a single volume, the seminal writings of the world's leading philosopher, linguist, and critic, published to coincide with his 80th birthday.

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Product Description: Reordering the World is a penetrating account of the complexity and contradictions found in liberal visions of empire. Focusing mainly on nineteenth-century Britain―at the time the largest empire in history and a key incubator of liberal political thought―Duncan Bell sheds new light on some of the most important themes in modern imperial ideology...read more

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9780691138787 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 14, 2016, cover price $39.50 | About this edition: Reordering the World is a penetrating account of the complexity and contradictions found in liberal visions of empire.

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