American Foreign Policy: The Dynamics of Choice in the 21st Century (Fourth Edition) (Repost)

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American Foreign Policy: The Dynamics of Choice in the 21st Century (Fourth Edition) (Repost)

American Foreign Policy: The Dynamics of Choice in the 21st Century (Fourth Edition) by Bruce W. Jentleson
Language: English | 2010 | ISBN: 0393933571 | 719 pages | PDF | 4,05 MB

A crystal-clear, engaging introduction to U.S. foreign policy by one of the leading scholars in the field.

The Promise of Power: The Origins of Democracy in India and Autocracy in Pakistan (Repost)

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The Promise of Power: The Origins of Democracy in India and Autocracy in Pakistan (Repost)

The Promise of Power: The Origins of Democracy in India and Autocracy in Pakistan by Maya Tudor
Language: English | 2013 | ISBN: 1107032962 | 258 pages | PDF | 5,05 MB

Under what conditions are some developing countries able to create stable democracies while others are perpetually prone to instability and authoritarianism?

Standort Deutschland 2012 (Repost)

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Standort Deutschland 2012 (Repost)

Standort Deutschland 2012 by Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Köln
Language: German | 2012 | ISBN: 3602148890 | 39 pages | PDF | 2,97 MB

Verschaffen Sie sich den Überblick zum Standort Deutschland im internationalen Vergleich: Wie attraktiv ist Deutschland wirklich? Wie steht es insgesamt um die Runderneuerung des Standorts?

Down the Up Escalator: How the 99 Percent Live in the Great Recession (Repost)

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Down the Up Escalator: How the 99 Percent Live in the Great Recession (Repost)

Down the Up Escalator: How the 99 Percent Live in the Great Recession by Barbara Garson
Language: English | 2013 | ISBN: 0385532741 | 288 pages | MOBI | 0,87 MB

One of our most incisive and committed journalists—author of the classic All the Livelong Day—shows us the real human cost of our economic follies.

The Annals of Unsolved Crime (Repost)

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The Annals of Unsolved Crime (Repost)

The Annals of Unsolved Crime by Edward Jay Epstein
Language: English | 2013 | ISBN: 1612190480 | 352 pages | EPUB + MOBI | (3,1 + 2,1) MB

The product of more than 40 years of investigative work: an insightful guide to some of the most controversial and mysterious crimes of the last 200 years

Civil Litigation (Repost)

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Civil Litigation (Repost)

Civil Litigation by Peggy Kerley, J.D. Joanne Banker Hames, J.D. Paul Sukys
Language: English | 2008 | ISBN: 1428318399 | 560 pages | PDF | 5,1 MB

Civil Litigation, fifth edition, combines the principles of litigation practice with practical applications that are geared especially to the needs of the paralegal student.

Against Security: How We Go Wrong at Airports, Subways, and Other Sites of Ambiguous Danger (Repost)

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Against Security: How We Go Wrong at Airports, Subways, and Other Sites of Ambiguous Danger (Repost)

Against Security: How We Go Wrong at Airports, Subways, and Other Sites of Ambiguous Danger by Harvey Molotch
Language: English | 2012 | ISBN: 069115581X | 208 pages | EPUB | 0,95 MB

Remember when an unattended package was just that, an unattended package? Remember when the airport was a place that evoked magical possibilities, not the anxiety of a full-body scan? In the post-9/11 world, we have become focused on heightened security measures, but do you feel safer? Are you safer?

Spaces for Consumption (Repost)

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Spaces for Consumption (Repost)

Spaces for Consumption by Steven Miles
Language: English | 2010 | ISBN: 1412946662 | 216 pages | PDF | 4,7 MB

This book offers an in-depth and sophisticated analysis of the processes that underpin the commodification of the city and explains the physical manifestation of consumerism as a way of life.

Modern Pluralism: Anglo-American Debates Since 1880 (Repost)

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Modern Pluralism: Anglo-American Debates Since 1880 (Repost)

Modern Pluralism: Anglo-American Debates Since 1880 by Mark Bevir
Language: English | 2012 | ISBN: 110701767X | 264 pages | PDF | 4,27 MB

Pluralism is among the most vital intellectual movements of the modern era. Liberal pluralism helped reinforce and promote greater separation of political and religious spheres.

Willful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious at Our Peril

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Willful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious at Our Peril

Willful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious at Our Peril by Margaret Heffernan
Language: English | 2011 | ISBN: 0385669003 | 304 pages | MOBI | 0,92 MB

Margaret Heffernan argues that the biggest threats and dangers we face are the ones we don't see not because they're secret or invisible, but because we're willfully blind.

The Watchman's Rattle: Thinking Our Way Out of Extinction

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The Watchman's Rattle: Thinking Our Way Out of Extinction

The Watchman's Rattle: Thinking Our Way Out of Extinction by Rebecca Costa
Language: English | 2010 | ISBN: 1593156057 | 384 pages | EPUB | 0,54 MB

Why can’t we solve our problems anymore? Why do threats such as the Gulf oil spill, worldwide recession, terrorism, and global warming suddenly seem unstoppable? Are there limits to the kinds of problems humans can solve?

Haiti's New Dictatorship: The Coup, the Earthquake and the UN Occupation (Repost)

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Haiti's New Dictatorship: The Coup, the Earthquake and the UN Occupation (Repost)

Haiti's New Dictatorship: The Coup, the Earthquake and the UN Occupation by Justin Podur
Language: English | 2012 | ISBN: 0745332579 | 208 pages | PDF (scan) | 7,85 MB

In 1804 Haiti became the world's first independent black Republic following a slave revolution. 200 years later, ravaged by colonialism and violence, it was placed under UN military occupation.

The War of the Sexes: How Conflict and Cooperation Have Shaped Men and Women from Prehistory to the Present (Repost)

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The War of the Sexes: How Conflict and Cooperation Have Shaped Men and Women from Prehistory to the Present (Repost)

The War of the Sexes: How Conflict and Cooperation Have Shaped Men and Women from Prehistory to the Present by Paul Seabright
Language: English | 2012 | ISBN: 0691133018 | 256 pages | EPUB + MOBI | (0,58 + 0,53) MB

As countless love songs, movies, and self-help books attest, men and women have long sought different things. The result? Seemingly inevitable conflict.

Aliens in America: Conspiracy Cultures from Outerspace to Cyberspace (Repost)

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Aliens in America: Conspiracy Cultures from Outerspace to Cyberspace (Repost)

Aliens in America: Conspiracy Cultures from Outerspace to Cyberspace by Jodi Dean
Language: English | 1998 | ISBN: 0801484685 | 256 pages | PDF | 32,77 MB

In a provocative analysis of public culture and popular concerns, Jodi Dean examines how serious UFO-logists and their pop-culture counterparts tap into fears, phobias, and conspiracy theories with a deep past and a vivid present in American society.

Made to Break: Technology and Obsolescence in America (Repost)

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Made to Break: Technology and Obsolescence in America (Repost)

Made to Break: Technology and Obsolescence in America by Giles Slade
Language: English | 2006 | ISBN: 0674022033 | 336 pages | EPUB | 0,43 MB

If you've replaced a computer lately–or a cell phone, a camera, a television–chances are, the old one still worked.