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Politics

American Political Parties 
& Elections

American Political Parties & Elections

ISBN:9780195301229

Authors:Louis Sandy Maisel

Series:Very Short Introductions

Jan 2007

Few Americans and even fewer citizens of other nations understand the electoral process in the United States. Still fewer understand the role played by political parties in the electoral process or... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

American Politics

American Politics

ISBN:9780195373851

Authors:Richard M. Valelly

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    Mar 2013

This book introduces the vital elements of American politics, emphasizing how these elements have evolved into the form they take today. By using a historical-institutional approach to the various... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

American Presidency

American Presidency

ISBN:9780195307016

Authors:Charles O. Jones

Series:Very Short Introductions

Oct 2007

The expansion of executive powers amid the war on terrorism has brought the presidency to the center of heated public debate. Now, in The American Presidency, presidential authority Charles O.... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Anarchism

Anarchism

ISBN:9780192804778

Authors:Colin Ward

Series:Very Short Introductions

Oct 2004

The word 'anarchism' tends to conjure up images of aggressive protest against government, and - recently - of angry demonstrations against bodies such as the World Bank and the International... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

British Politics

British Politics

ISBN:9780192854599

Authors:Anthony Wright

Series:Very Short Introductions

May 2003

Tony Wright's Very Short Introduction to British Politics is an interpretative essay on the British political system, rather than merely an abbreviated textbook on how it currently works. He... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Communism

Communism

ISBN:9780199551545

Authors:Leslie Holmes

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    Aug 2009

The collapse of communism was one of the most defining moments of the twentieth century. At its peak, more than a third of the world's population had lived under communist power. What is communism?... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Corporate Social Responsibility: A Very Short Introduction

Corporate Social Responsibility: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN:9780199671816

Authors:Jeremy Moon

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    Dec 2014

Corporate social responsibility has been defined as 'the responsibility of enterprises for their impacts on society'. Is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) just window dressing or is it a... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Democracy

Democracy

ISBN:9780192802507

Authors:Bernard Crick

Series:Very Short Introductions

Oct 2002

No political concept is more used, and misused, than that of democracy. Nearly every regime today claims to be democratic, but not all 'democracies' allow free politics, and free politics existed... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Diaspora

Diaspora

ISBN:9780199858583

Authors:Kevin Kenny

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    Oct 2013

Diaspora is an important concept in history, sociology, religious studies, ethnic studies, political science, and literary criticism, among other disciplines. Meanwhile, journalists, politicians,... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Diplomacy

Diplomacy

ISBN:9780199588503

Authors:Joseph M. Siracusa

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback    Sep 2011

Like making war, diplomacy has been around a very long time, at least since the Bronze Age. It was primitive by today's standards, there were few rules, but it was a recognizable form of diplomacy.... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Engels

Engels

ISBN:9780192804662

Authors:Terrell Carver

Series:Very Short Introductions

May 2003

It is by no means absurd to say that Engels invented Marxism. His work did more than Marx to make converts of the most influential political movement of modern times. He was not only the father of... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

European Union n/e

European Union n/e

ISBN:9780199233977

Authors:John Pinder; Simon Usherwood

Series:Very Short Introductions

Dec 2007

This Very Short Introduction explains the European Union in plain English. Fully updated for 2007 to include controversial and current topics such as the Euro currency, the EU's enlargement, and... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Fascism: A Very Short Introduction

Fascism: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN:9780199685363

Authors:Kevin Passmore

Series:Very Short Introductions

Paperback   

What is fascism? Is it revolutionary? Or is it reactionary? Can it be both? Fascism is notoriously hard to define. How do we make sense of an ideology that appeals to streetfighters and... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Free Speech

Free Speech

ISBN:9780199232352

Authors:Nigel Warburton

Series:Very Short Introductions

Feb 2009

'I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it' This slogan, attributed to Voltaire, is frequently quoted by defenders of free speech. Yet it is rare to find... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

Fundamentalism

Fundamentalism

ISBN:9780199212705

Authors:Malise Ruthven

Series:Very Short Introductions

Jan 2007

surrounding this complex phenomenon - one that eludes sim today, a conclusion impossible to ignore since the events in New York on September 11 2001. But what does 'fundamentalism' really mean?... Read more

Price(incl.tax) 1,080 yen

 
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