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Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies books

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The Once and Future Liberal After Identity Politics by Mark Lilla The Once and Future Liberal After Identity Politics

An impassioned and biting critique of the failure of American liberalism.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2018

The Tyranny of Liberalism Understanding and Overcoming Administered Freedom, Inquisitorial Tolerance, and Equality by Command by James Kalb The Tyranny of Liberalism Understanding and Overcoming Administered Freedom, Inquisitorial Tolerance, and Equality by Command

Explains that the triumph of liberalism means the tyranny of liberalism. This book argues that liberalism is the extension into the sociopolitical realm of modern scientific thought and technological rationality. It also shows how liberalism is an expression of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/04/2018

Peasant Society and Marxist Intellectuals in China Fang Zhimin and the Origin of a Revolutionary Movement in the Xinjiang Region by Kamel Sheel Peasant Society and Marxist Intellectuals in China Fang Zhimin and the Origin of a Revolutionary Movement in the Xinjiang Region

Whereas most writing on the Communist Revolution in China has concentrated on the influence of intellectual leaders, this book examines the role of peasants in the upheaval, viewing them not as a malleable mass but as a dynamic social force...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

New Order of the Ages Time, the Constitution, and the Making of Modern American Political Thought by Michael Lienesch New Order of the Ages Time, the Constitution, and the Making of Modern American Political Thought

Lienesch shows that what emerged from the period of change was an inconsistent combination of political theories. The mixture of classical republicanism and modern liberalism was institutionalized in the American Constitution and has continued--ambivalent, contradictory, and sometimes flatly paradoxical--to characterize...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

The Liberals and J. Edgar Hoover Rise and Fall of a Domestic Intelligence State by William W. Keller The Liberals and J. Edgar Hoover Rise and Fall of a Domestic Intelligence State

In the super-heated anticommunist politics of the early Cold War period, American liberals turned to the FBI. With the Communist party to the left of them and McCarthyism to the right, liberal leaders saw the Bureau as the only legitimate...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

The Shaping of Liberal Politics in Revolutionary France A Comparative Perspective by Anne Sa'adah The Shaping of Liberal Politics in Revolutionary France A Comparative Perspective

Marshalling historical materials to make a descriptive argument in social theory, this wide-ranging book compares the liberal revolution in France to the liberal revolutions in England and America and argues that the causes and outcomes of these upheavals were decisive...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

Sedition in Liberal Democracies by Anushka (Ambedkar University Delhi) Singh Sedition in Liberal Democracies


Format: Hardback - Released: 29/03/2018

Why Liberalism Failed by Patrick J. Deneen Why Liberalism Failed

Has liberalism failed because it has succeeded?
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/03/2018

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Sexuality and Serious Mental Illness by Peter F. Buckley Sexuality and Serious Mental Illness

Reflecting current understanding of the complexities of sexual activity among persons with chronic mental illness, the text draws upon the collective wisdom and experience of experts from a variety of settings. Clinicians, advocates, consumers, researchers, legal experts, and administrators all...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Party, Society, Government Republican Democracy in France by David Hanley Party, Society, Government Republican Democracy in France

According to received wisdom parties have played a mainly destructive role in French political development. Of questionable legitimacy, pursuing narrow sectarian goals, often corruptly, they have brought about division, weakness and the collapse of regimes. A proper reading of history...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/05/2018

Liberalism The Life of an Idea Second Edition, Second Edition by Edmund Fawcett Liberalism The Life of an Idea Second Edition, Second Edition

Despite playing a decisive role in shaping the past two hundred years of American and European politics, liberalism is no longer the dominant force it once was. In this expanded and updated edition of what has become a classic history...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2018

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Race and the Origins of American Neoliberalism by Randolph (SUNY Fredonia, USA) Hohle Race and the Origins of American Neoliberalism
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Why did the United States forsake its support for public works projects, public schools, public spaces, and high corporate taxes for the neoliberal project that uses the state to benefit businesses at the expense of citizens? The short answer to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/03/2018

The Extreme Centre A Second Warning by Tariq Ali The Extreme Centre A Second Warning

Britain's leading radical updates his attack on the failures of the political centre ground
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2018

Libertarian Thought in Nineteenth Century Britain Freedom, Equality and Authority by William R. McKercher Libertarian Thought in Nineteenth Century Britain Freedom, Equality and Authority

This book, first published in 1987, aims to characterise and identify the intellectual heritage of the proponents of the libertarian tradition. To set this within a theoretical framework, these ideas will be examined by using the pragmatic and conceptual formulations...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/12/2017

Undoing the Demos - Neoliberalism`s Stealth Revolution by Wendy Brown Undoing the Demos - Neoliberalism`s Stealth Revolution

Tracing neoliberalism's devastating erosions of democratic principles, practices, and cultures. Neoliberal rationality-ubiquitous today in statecraft and the workplace, in jurisprudence, education, and culture-remakes everything and everyone in the image of homo oeconomicus. What happens when this rationality transposes the constituent...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/11/2017

The Legacy of Thomas Paine in the Transatlantic World by Sam (Manchester Metropolitan University, UK) Edwards The Legacy of Thomas Paine in the Transatlantic World
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Thomas Paine is one of the foremost thinkers of the eighteenth century and a key radical figure in both British and American history. But Paine's political legacy has been largely overlooked. This collection of essays by an international team of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/11/2017

Africa Under Neoliberalism by Nana (University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) Poku Africa Under Neoliberalism
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The period since the 1980s has seen sustained pressure on Africa's political elite to anchor the continent's development strategies in neoliberalism in exchange for vitally needed development assistance. Rafts of policies and programmes have come to underpin the relationship between...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

Africa Under Neoliberalism by Nana (University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) Poku Africa Under Neoliberalism
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The period since the 1980s has seen sustained pressure on Africa's political elite to anchor the continent's development strategies in neoliberalism in exchange for vitally needed development assistance. Rafts of policies and programmes have come to underpin the relationship between...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Liberal Moments Reading Liberal Texts by Ewa (Bard College Berlin, Germany) Atanassow Liberal Moments Reading Liberal Texts
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Liberalism today has perhaps more supporters and adversaries than any other political movement. This volume traces liberalism's global ascent through essays about some of the thinkers and actors who participated in its rise and spread. The essays included here present...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Liberal Moments Reading Liberal Texts by Ewa (Bard College Berlin, Germany) Atanassow Liberal Moments Reading Liberal Texts
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Liberalism today has perhaps more supporters and adversaries than any other political movement. This volume traces liberalism's global ascent through essays about some of the thinkers and actors who participated in its rise and spread. The essays included here present...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

The Birth of Austerity German Ordoliberalism and Contemporary Neoliberalism by Thomas Biebricher The Birth of Austerity German Ordoliberalism and Contemporary Neoliberalism

Offers some foundational insights into ordoliberalism, these essays give insight into a field that is much misunderstood outside Germany.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Birth of Austerity German Ordoliberalism and Contemporary Neoliberalism by Thomas Biebricher The Birth of Austerity German Ordoliberalism and Contemporary Neoliberalism

Offers some foundational insights into ordoliberalism, these essays give insight into a field that is much misunderstood outside Germany.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/08/2017

Rethinking Neoliberalism Resisting the Disciplinary Regime by Sanford F. (City University of New York, USA) Schram Rethinking Neoliberalism Resisting the Disciplinary Regime
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Neoliberalism remains a flashpoint for political contestation around the world. For decades now, neoliberalism has been in the process of becoming a globally ascendant default logic that prioritizes using economic rationality for all major decisions, in all sectors of society,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Rethinking Neoliberalism Resisting the Disciplinary Regime by Sanford F. (City University of New York, USA) Schram Rethinking Neoliberalism Resisting the Disciplinary Regime
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Neoliberalism remains a flashpoint for political contestation around the world. For decades now, neoliberalism has been in the process of becoming a globally ascendant default logic that prioritizes using economic rationality for all major decisions, in all sectors of society,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

Democracy in Chains the deep history of the radical right's stealth plan for America by Nancy MacLean Democracy in Chains the deep history of the radical right's stealth plan for America

An explosive expose of the man who devoted his career to shackling democracy - and succeeded. Libertarian billionaires are using their wealth and power to drastically curtail the US democratic process, disempowering ordinary citizens whilst entrenching the influence of corporations...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

Liberalism in Neoliberal Times - Dimensions, Contradictions, Limits by Alejandro Abraham-Hamanoi, Des Freedman, Gholam Khiabany, Dr. Kate Nash Liberalism in Neoliberal Times - Dimensions, Contradictions, Limits
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An exploration of the theories, histories, practices, and contradictions of liberalism today. What does it mean to be a liberal in neoliberal times? This collection of short essays attempts to show how liberals and the wider concept of liberalism remain...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

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