Politics & government

    What\'s Wrong with Rights?: Social Movements, Law and Liberal Imaginations

    By Radha D'Souza

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    Paperback £18.45

    A critique of liberal rights exposing the paradox between 'good' capitalism and the reality of its actions.

    Lloyd George

    By Richard Wilkinson

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    Hardback £17.46

    David Lloyd George left a profound political legacy, despite being described by the wife of his successor, Herbert Asquith, as a 'gambler without foresight'. He is, of course, best known as the Prime Minister who led Britain to victory in World War I, but his contribution to domestic politics was...

    Taliban Narratives

    By Thomas Johnson

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    Paperback £24.96

    Shines a light on the Taliban's propaganda arm and its impact on the course of the war in Afghanistan.

    Experimental Politics: Work, Welfare, and Creativity in the Neoliberal Age

    By Maurizio Lazzarato

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    Hardback £16.86

    A celebrated theorist examines the conditions of work, employment, and unemployment in neoliberalism's flexible and precarious labor market.

    Revolts and the Military in the Arab Spring

    By Sean Burns

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    Hardback £74.71

    The Arab Spring, which swept across the Middle East between 2010 and 2012, demonstrated the extent to which military structure and decision-making determine whether peaceful uprisings lead to democratisation, renewed authoritarianism, collapse or civil war.

    Right to Belong

    By Richard Weight

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    Paperback £26.46

    This work explores citizenship and its relationship to Britain's national identity

    Another Bloody Chapter in an Endless Civil War Volume 2: Northern Ireland and the Troubles 1988-90

    By Ken Wharton

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    Hardback £17.46

    Irish Republicanism, like its bloodthirsty Loyalist equivalent, bred and nurtured men of evil; psychopathic men and women who killed without compunction or thought; men and women who thought nothing of robbing innocents of their lives, uncaring of the devastation their actions would inflict on wives and children and parents alike....

    Right to Have Rights

    By Samuel Moyn

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    Hardback £11.45

    Five leading thinkers on the concept of rights in an era of rightlessness Sixty years ago, the political theorist Hannah Arendt, deprived of her German citizenship as a Jew and in exile from her country, observed that before people can enjoy any of the inalienable Rights of Man before there...

    Why Europe Intervenes in Africa

    By Catherine Gegout

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    Hardback £28.71

    Gegout's book offers a sharp rebuke to those who believe that altruism is the guiding principle of Western intervention in Africa.

    Jane Crow: The Life of Pauli Murray

    By Rosalind Rosenberg

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    Hardback £22.69

    Pauli Murray 1910-1985 played pivotal roles in both the modern civil rights and women's movements. In the 1950s, her legal scholarship helped Thurgood Marshall to shift his course and attack segregation frontally in Brown v. Board of Education. In the 1960s, Murray persuaded Betty Friedan to help her found an...

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