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In the second edition of Double Standard, James W. Russell shows how and why different models of social and welfare policy developed in the United States and Europe. He comparatively examines how Europe and the United States have handled common so...

Double Standard: Social Policy in Europe and the United States

What is Justice? Classic and Contemporary Readings, 2/e, brings together many of the most prominent and influential writings on the topic of justice, providing an exceptionally comprehensive introduction to the subject. It places special emphasis ...

What Is Justice?: Classic and Contemporary Readings

The only undergraduate Congress text written from a rational-choice perspective. Analyzing Congress provides students with the basic analytical tools for understanding congressional politics. In addition to introducing the fundamental concepts and...

Analyzing Congress (Second Edition) (New Institutionalism in American Politics)

Since the first edition published in 1984, The Presidency and the Political System has become the most widely assigned book in courses on the presidency. With its incisive and insightful original essays showcasing top-notch scholarship, its no sur...

The Presidency and the Political System

Public Administration: Concepts and Cases offers a unique and highly regarded framework in which conceptual readings are paired with contemporary case studies that reflect real-world examples of administrative work, as well as new thinking and dev...

Public Administration: Concepts and Cases

A decade after the 9/11 attacks, this groundbreaking book by a preeminent reporter takes readers deep into the struggle within the Muslim world where a growing movement defies and challenges extremism and repudiates Osama bin Laden, his deviant do...

Rock the Casbah: Rage and Rebellion Across the Islamic World

The United States is bankrupt, flat broke. Thanks to accounting that would make Enron blush, America's insolvency goes far beyond what our leaders are disclosing. The United States is a fiscal basket case, in worse shape than the notoriously baile...

The Clash of Generations: Saving Ourselves, Our Kids, and Our Economy

Powerful Peace is a logical arrangement of brief topics on conflict. Four progressive sections (Body, Mind, Heart and Soul) each contain a dozen, easily-digestible but hard-hitting chapters. Each chapter builds on the one before it in leading the ...

Powerful Peace: A Navy SEAL's Lessons on Peace from a Lifetime at War

Feminists, socialists, Afro-Puerto Rican activists, and elite politicians join laundresses, prostitutes, and dissatisfied wives in populating the pages of Imposing Decency. Through her analyses of Puerto Rican anti-prostitution campaigns, attempts...

Imposing Decency: The Politics of Sexuality and Race in Puerto Rico, 1870??1920 (American Encounters/Global Interactions)

"Like many of my colleagues, I felt that I could easily have been the Unabomber's next target. He is clearly a Luddite, but simply saying this does not dismiss his argument. As difficult as it is for me to acknowledge, I saw some merit in the reas...

Technological Slavery: The Collected Writings of Theodore J. Kaczynski, a.k.a. "The Unabomber"

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