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The Contentious Public Sphere Law, Media, and Authoritarian Rule in China by Ya-Wen Lei The Contentious Public Sphere Law, Media, and Authoritarian Rule in China

Since the mid-2000s, public opinion and debate in China have become increasingly common and consequential, despite the ongoing censorship of speech and regulation of civil society. How did this happen? In The Contentious Public Sphere, Ya-Wen Lei shows how the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/11/2017

Anglo-Indians and Minority Politics in South Asia Race, Boundary Making and Communal Nationalism by Uther Charlton-Stevens Anglo-Indians and Minority Politics in South Asia Race, Boundary Making and Communal Nationalism

Anglo-Indians are a mixed-race, Christian and Anglophone minority community which arose in India during the long period of European colonialism. An often neglected part of the British 'Raj', their presence complicates the traditional binary through which British imperialism in South...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

The War Against Cash The plot to empty your wallet and own your financial future - and why you must fight it by Ross Clark The War Against Cash The plot to empty your wallet and own your financial future - and why you must fight it

We are constantly being told that we are on the cusp of a cashless society. But as Ross Clark argues in his compelling new book, it is not in our interests to surrender the right to use cash.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

This Is an Uprising How Nonviolent Revolt Is Shaping the Twenty-First Century by Mark Engler, Paul Engler, Bill McKibben This Is an Uprising How Nonviolent Revolt Is Shaping the Twenty-First Century
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This powerful look at peaceful protest demystifies nonviolence as an important political tool, explores its historical roots, and reveals the careful planning behind these seemingly spontaneous movements
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

Ethics as a Weapon of War Militarism and Morality in Israel by James (Queen Mary University of London) Eastwood Ethics as a Weapon of War Militarism and Morality in Israel

This book examines theories of morality and ethics in war through a comprehensive study of the Israel Defence Forces.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Privacy Versus Security in the Age of Global Terror by Mario Silva Privacy Versus Security in the Age of Global Terror


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

New Mayflower Saving America Through Secession and Refounding by Keith Simpson New Mayflower Saving America Through Secession and Refounding


Format: Paperback - Released: 27/06/2017

New Mayflower Saving America Through Secession and Refounding by Keith Simpson New Mayflower Saving America Through Secession and Refounding


Format: Hardback - Released: 27/06/2017

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Spy Chiefs: Volume 1 Intelligence Leaders in the United States and United Kingdom by Christopher Moran Spy Chiefs: Volume 1 Intelligence Leaders in the United States and United Kingdom

In literature and film the spy chief is an all-knowing, all-powerful figure who masterfully moves spies into action like pieces on a chessboard. How close to reality is that depiction, and what does it really take to be an effective...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Spy Chiefs: Volume 1 Intelligence Leaders in the United States and United Kingdom by Christopher Moran Spy Chiefs: Volume 1 Intelligence Leaders in the United States and United Kingdom

In literature and film the spy chief is an all-knowing, all-powerful figure who masterfully moves spies into action like pieces on a chessboard. How close to reality is that depiction, and what does it really take to be an effective...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Spy Chiefs: Volume 2 Intelligence Leaders in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia by Paul Maddrell Spy Chiefs: Volume 2 Intelligence Leaders in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia

Throughout history and across cultures, the spy chief has been a leader of the state security apparatus and an essential adviser to heads of state. In democracies, the spy chief has become a public figure, and intelligence activities have been...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Spy Chiefs: Volume 2 Intelligence Leaders in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia by Paul Maddrell Spy Chiefs: Volume 2 Intelligence Leaders in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia

Throughout history and across cultures, the spy chief has been a leader of the state security apparatus and an essential adviser to heads of state. In democracies, the spy chief has become a public figure, and intelligence activities have been...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Cold War Monks Buddhism and America's Secret Strategy in Southeast Asia by Eugene Ford Cold War Monks Buddhism and America's Secret Strategy in Southeast Asia

The groundbreaking account of U.S. clandestine efforts to use Southeast Asian Buddhism to advance Washington's anticommunist goals during the Cold War
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/01/2018

Police A Field Guide by David Correia, Tyler Wall Police A Field Guide
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Radical glossary of the vocabulary of policing that redefines the very way we understand law enforcement
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

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Drone Warrior An Elite Soldier's Inside Account of the Hunt for America's Most Dangerous Enemies by Brett Velicovich, Christopher S. Stewart Drone Warrior An Elite Soldier's Inside Account of the Hunt for America's Most Dangerous Enemies
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A must read for anyone who wants to understand the new American way of war. - General Michael V. Hayden, former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency A former special operations member takes us inside...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/06/2017

The Eritrean National Service Servitude for the common good and the Youth Exodus by Gaim Kibreab The Eritrean National Service Servitude for the common good and the Youth Exodus

Gives voice to the conscripts who are forced to serve indefinitely without remuneration under the ENS in a powerful critical survey of its effect from the Liberation Struggle to today.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/06/2017

See It/Shoot It The Secret History of the CIA's Lethal Drone Program by Christopher J. Fuller See It/Shoot It The Secret History of the CIA's Lethal Drone Program

An illuminating study tracing the evolution of drone technology and counterterrorism policy from the Reagan to the Obama administrations
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/06/2017

The Road to Democracy in South Africa, Volume 4 by South African Democracy Education Trust The Road to Democracy in South Africa, Volume 4

Volume 4 in the series focuses on the 1980s and 'further fortifies the intellectual traditions set by the earlier volumes'. Included in the volume are chapters by Bernard Magubane on the apartheid state; Sifiso Ndlovu on the ANC and negotiations;...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/05/2017

Patriotism in East Asia by Jun-Hyeok (Soongsil University, South Korea) Kwak Patriotism in East Asia
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Current territorial disputes between the Northeast Asian countries have stimulated a resurgence of bellicose nationalism, and threaten to upset recent efforts to achieve regional cooperation and economic integration in East Asia. Alongside this, debates over pre-1945 Japanese wartime atrocities, aggravated...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2017

The Use and Abuse of Police Power in America Historical Milestones and Current Controversies by Gina Robertiello The Use and Abuse of Police Power in America Historical Milestones and Current Controversies

Providing a timely and much-needed investigation of how U.S. law enforcement carries out its public safety and crime fighting mandates, this book is an invaluable resource for students, educators, and concerned citizens.* Provides a single-volume, go-to source for insight into...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/05/2017

The Big Squeeze Freedom of expression under pressure by Rachael Jolley The Big Squeeze Freedom of expression under pressure


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2017

Liberty and Laissez-Faire A Primer on Freedom, Government, and Prosperity by Steven Soderlind Liberty and Laissez-Faire A Primer on Freedom, Government, and Prosperity


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 07/04/2017

Liberty and Laissez-Faire A Primer on Freedom, Government, and Prosperity by Steven Soderlind Liberty and Laissez-Faire A Primer on Freedom, Government, and Prosperity


Format: Hardback - Released: 07/04/2017

Law Enforcement and the INS A Participant Observation Study of Control Agents by George Weissinger Law Enforcement and the INS A Participant Observation Study of Control Agents

This book is a participation observation study of control agents, and the agency where they work. The theoretical framework for this study focuses on norms as rules in use, and contributes to the sociological concept of deviance.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/03/2017

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