rebus 30th anniversary eligible curtis sittenfeld eleanor oliphant when i was invisible make the most of Lovereading
Search our site
The Treatment by C. L. Taylor Read the opening extract of the brand new C. L. Taylor book before its publication on 19/10/2017

Political oppression & persecution books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Political oppression & persecution category. Presented with a red border are the Political oppression & persecution books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Political oppression & persecution books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Competing Memories Truth and Reconciliation in Sierra Leone and Peru by Rebekka (King's College London) Friedman Competing Memories Truth and Reconciliation in Sierra Leone and Peru

A rigourous analysis of context in transitional justice, examining the successes and failures of truth and reconciliation commissions in post-conflict settings.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Torture and Peacebuilding in Indonesia by Budi (University of Indonesia) Hernawan Torture and Peacebuilding in Indonesia

This book analyses state-sponsored torture and peacebuilding in Indonesia. It focuses on the case study of Papua, which provides a thought-provoking example of the intricacy and complexity of building peace amidst enduring conflict and violence. The author examines complex power...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Blood and Silk Power and Conflict in Modern Southeast Asia by Michael R. J. Vatikiotis Blood and Silk Power and Conflict in Modern Southeast Asia

A powerful examination of the conflicts in Southeast Asia that risk destabilising its remarkable development.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/06/2017

Blood and Silk Power and Conflict in Modern Southeast Asia by Michael R. J. Vatikiotis Blood and Silk Power and Conflict in Modern Southeast Asia

A powerful examination of the conflicts in Southeast Asia that risk destabilising its remarkable development.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/06/2017

Illness and Inhumanity in Stalin's Gulag The Violence of Stalin's Labor Camps by Golfo Alexopoulos Illness and Inhumanity in Stalin's Gulag The Violence of Stalin's Labor Camps

A new and chilling study of lethal human exploitation in the Soviet forced labor camps, one of the pillars of Stalinist terror
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/06/2017

Inside Apartheid's prison by Raymond Suttner Inside Apartheid's prison

This important book, now with a completely new afterword is available again. First published in 2001, the book was shortlisted for the Sunday Times Alan Paton award in 2002.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

Stolen Girls Survivors of Boko Haram Tell Their Story by Wolfgang Bauer, Andy Spyra Stolen Girls Survivors of Boko Haram Tell Their Story
,

Format: Hardback - Released: 07/02/2017

They Can't Kill Us All The Story of Black Lives Matter by Wesley Lowery They Can't Kill Us All The Story of Black Lives Matter

**Winner of the Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiographical Prose**'A devastating front-line account of the police killings and the young activism that sparked one of the most significant racial justice movements since the 1960s: Black Lives Matter ... Lowery more or...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2017

Coming Soon

East Asia's Other Miracle Explaining the Decline of Mass Atrocities by Alex J. (Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies and Director of the Asia Pacific Centre for the Responsibility to Pro Bellamy East Asia's Other Miracle Explaining the Decline of Mass Atrocities

Mass atrocities were once a common occurrence in East Asia. Yet, over the past three decades, mass atrocities have declined in East Asia to the point of near elimination. This book explains how and why.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Return of Torture by Mattias Gardell Return of Torture

This book provides a brief but wide-ranging history of torture in Europe and America as well as an analysis of its return in the aftermath of the 'war on terror'. During the state of exception declared in the wake of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/12/2016

Return of Torture by Mattias Gardell Return of Torture

This book provides a brief but wide-ranging history of torture in Europe and America as well as an analysis of its return in the aftermath of the 'war on terror'. During the state of exception declared in the wake of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/12/2016

Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and S - 2016/2: Violence in the Post-Soviet Space by Julie Fedor Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and S - 2016/2: Violence in the Post-Soviet Space

This special issue deals with the phenomenon of violence in the post-Soviet space. The central preoccupation is to examine both political and legal discourses and practices of internal and external violence, broadly conceived, in this space. Simultaneously the special issue...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2016

Political Repression in 19th Century Europe by Professor Robert Justin Goldstein Political Repression in 19th Century Europe

Originally published in 1983. The nineteenth century was a time of great economic, social and political change. As Europe modernized, previously ignorant and apathetic elements in the population began to demand political freedoms. There was pressure also for a freer...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/07/2016

Report of the Committee on the Enforced Disappearances Fifth Session (4-15 November 2013) and the Sixth Session (17-28 March 2014) by United Nations: Committee on Enforced Disappearances, (DGACM) Department for General Assembly and Conference Management Report of the Committee on the Enforced Disappearances Fifth Session (4-15 November 2013) and the Sixth Session (17-28 March 2014)
,
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances on the Fifth session (4-15 November 2013) and the Sixth session (17-28 March 2014).
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/02/2016

Tibet on Fire Self-Immolations Against Chinese Rule by Tsering Woeser Tibet on Fire Self-Immolations Against Chinese Rule

A manifesto for Tibetan resistance, from the voice of the Tibetan movement
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/12/2015

The Politics of Exile in Latin America by Mario Sznajder, Luis Roniger The Politics of Exile in Latin America
,
The Politics of Exile in Latin America provides a systematic analysis of exile as a mechanism of institutional exclusion and its historical development.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/12/2015

Migrants' Participation in Exclusionary Contexts From Subcultures to Radicalization by Katia Pilati Migrants' Participation in Exclusionary Contexts From Subcultures to Radicalization

Katia Pilati analyzes the political marginalization of three migrant groups, Filipinos, Egyptians and Ecuadorians, in Milan. Bringing together evidence from individual and organizational data, she explores the consequences of their exclusion, examining the different ways in which migrant communities cope...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2015

Registered users have access to unique site features

Register now