Constitution, government & the state

    Losing Pravda

    By Natalia Roudakova

    Paperback Save £3.28 = £24.71

    How does a country get to a point where factual accuracy in journalism becomes superfluous? In the context of the US presidential election, where a disregard for facts featured in the presidential campaign, this book examines contemporary Russia to describe the complex cultural process that can lead to this situation.

    Realism and Democracy

    By Elliott Abrams

    Hardback £18.35

    America is turning away from support for democrats in Arab countries in favor of 'pragmatic' deals with tyrants to defeat violent Islamist extremism. Abrams marshals four decades of expert experience to analyze America's record of democracy promotion and show that deals with tyrants will not work.

    Authoritarian Legality in China

    By Mary Gallagher

    Paperback £21.53

    The Chinese government has legislated some of the most protective workplace laws in the world. But laws on the books are meaningless if workers don't mobilize to protect themselves. This book examines the experiences of aggrieved workers and shows how disenchantment with the legal system drives workers from the courtroom...

    Constitution in Crisis: The New Putney Debates

    Paperback £10.48

    Prominent intellectuals grapple with the Brexit conundrum

    Building the Bloc

    By Ruth Bloch Rubin

    Paperback £26.11

    When will dissident members of a Congress successfully seize power from their party leaders and fellow lawmakers? When they organize.

    Soldiers, Politicians, and Civilians

    By David Pion-Berlin

    Paperback £24.42

    This book argues that for a nation to become fully democratic, it must strengthen the interactions between its soldiers, politicians, and civilians.

    Al-Qaida in Afghanistan

    By Anne Stenersen

    Paperback Save £1.26 = £22.73

    This book presents an alternative narrative of al-Qaida's aims, goals and strategies prior to the events of 9/11.

    Contender

    By Irwin F. Gellman

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £19.46

    The definitive account of Richard Nixon's congressional career, back in print with a new preface

    Forbearance as Redistribution

    By Alisha C. Holland

    Paperback £26.11

    The book explains why and when laws go unenforced in developing countries.

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