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The political ethics of public service
Vogelsang-Coombs, Vera
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
Part 1. Introduction. 1. Case study of Cuyahoga County, Ohio: The American way of ethics -- 2. Introduction -- Part 2. The ethical inquiry of career public servants: Balancing public and private morality in governing methods. 3. "What am I to be?": Personal loyalty, thick-thin morality, and the crisis of conscience -- 4. "What will I do?": Clarifying self-interest -- 5. "Will I do it?": Clarifying the costs of ethical voice -- Part 3. Great political ideas and American constitutionalism: Balancing liberty and equality in government. 6. Political philosophy, the American constitutional heritage, and constitutional thinking -- 7. Federalism, Constitutional Law, and the politics of freedom -- 8. The political ethics of constitutional change and constitutional stewardship -- Part 4. Political institutions and democratic public service: Balancing liberty and authority in bureaucratic governance. 9. Bureaucratic governance perspectives and democratic public service: Institutional ideals and threats -- 10. Racial profiling: Abuses of bureaucratic authority that threaten the liberty of citizens -- 11. The political ethics of constitutional professionalism -- Part 5. Conclusion. 12. The new American way of ethics: The political ethics of constitutionally centered public service.
Baker Berry JK468.E7 V64 2016

Introduction to global politics
Lamy, Steven L., author
New York : Oxford University Press, [2017]
Baker Berry JC319 .I66 2017

The UN Association-USA : a little known history of advocacy and action
Wurst, James, author
Boulder, Colorado : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2016
Baker Berry JZ4997.5.U6 W87 2016

Constructing a Chinese school of Internatiional Relations : ongoing debates and sociological realities
edited by Yongjin Zhang and Teng-Chi Chang
New York, NY : Routledge, 2016
Baker Berry JZ1734 .C66 2016

Partisans and partners : the politics of the post-Keynesian society
Pacewicz, Josh, author
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2016
Partisans and partners -- Keynesianism -- The old families -- The lions of labor -- Politics embedded in community governance: the community leadership party -- Neoliberalism -- The political construction of partnership -- Prairieville's business community in transition -- The Ben Denison campaign: how partners failed to colonize politics -- Neoliberalism (continued): politics disembedded from community -- Governance -- The activist party -- What regular people think -- How Obama won the heartland (thrice) -- Conclusion: the politics of the post-Keynesian society.
Baker Berry JK2265 .P23 2016

What is political sociology?
Clemens, Elisabeth Stephanie, 1958- author
Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2016
With an entire discipline devoted to political science, what is distinctive about political sociology? This concise book explains what a sociological perspective brings to our understanding of the emergence, reproduction, and transformation of different forms of political order. Crucially, political sociology expands the field of view to the politics that happen in other social settings - in the family, at work, in civic associations - as well as the ways in which social attributes such as class, religion, age, race, and gender shape patterns of political participation and the distribution of political power. Political sociology grapples with these issues across an enormous range of historical and geographic settings, from the intimate relations that constitute family politics to the geo-political scales of war and trade. It requires an analytic toolkit that includes concepts of power, social closure, civil society, and modes of political action. Using these central concepts, What is Political Sociology? discusses the major forms of political order (states, empires, and nation-states), processes of regime formation and revolution, the social bases for political participation, policy formation as well as feedbacks, social movements and social change, and the possibilities for new forms of transnational politics. In sum, the book offers an insightful introduction to this core perspective on social life.
Baker Berry JA76 .C5385 2016

Extraterritorialities in occupied worlds
edited by Maayan Amir & Ruti Sela
[Israel?] : Punctum Books, 2016
Introduction / Maayan Amir & Ruti Sela -- Extraterritorial ethics. The rights of man and the rights of the other / Emmanuel Levinas -- Extra-territoriality: outside the state, outside the subject / Robert Bernasconi -- The world inhospitable to Levinas / Zygmunt Bauman -- Authentic thinking and phenomenological method / Steven Galt Crowell -- Beyond human rights / Giorgio Agamben -- Islands : the geography of extraterritoriality / Anselm Franke, Eyal Weizman & Ines Weizman -- Outside territory / Stuart Elden -- Where has all the (xeno)money gone? / Angus Cameron -- Extraterritoriality:, diaspora, and the space of cyberspace / Victor Bernal -- Extraterritorial crimes. Extraterritorial jurisdiction to enforce in cyberspace? : Bodin, Schmitt, Grotius in cyberspace / Mireille Hildebrandt -- The rise of legal cosmopolitism : denationalzation & territorialization of law / Julien Seroussi -- Extraterritorial state action in the global interest : the promise of unilateralism / Cedric Ryngaert -- Franz Kafka : extraterritorial criminal law / Ed Morgan -- Extraterritorial poetics. The extraterritorial life of Siegfried Kracauer / Jay Martin -- The extraterritorial poetics of W.G. Sebald / Matthew Hart & Tania Lown-Hecht -- The world and the home / Homi K. Bhahba -- Homeless images : Kracauer's extraterritoriality, Derrida's monolingualism of the other / Gerhard Richter -- The outer world and inner speech : Bakhtin, Vygotsky, and the internalization of language / Caryl Emerson -- Valéry Proust museum / Theodor W. Adorno -- Subspatial and subtemporal / Graham Harman.

"The concept of extraterritoriality designates certain relationships between space, law, and representation. This collection of essays explores contemporary manifestations of extraterritoriality and the diverse ways in which the concept has been put to use in various disciplines. Some of the essays were written especially for this volume; others are brought here together for the first time. The inquiry into extraterritoriality found in these essays is not confined to the established boundaries of political, conceptual, and representational territories or fields of knowledge; rather, it is an invitation to navigate the margins of the legal- uridical and the political, but also the edges of forms of representation and poetics"--Back cover.
Baker Berry JZ1427 .E97 2016

Military missions in democratic Latin America
Pion-Berlin, David, author
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
This book demonstrates through country case studies that, contrary to received wisdom, Latin American militaries can contribute productively, but under select conditions, to non-traditional missions of internal security, disaster relief, and social programs. Latin American soldiers are rarely at war, but have been called upon to perform these missions in both lethal and non-lethal ways. Is this beneficial to their societies or should the armed forces be left in the barracks? As inherently conservative institutions, they are at their best, the author demonstrates, when tasked with missions that draw on pre-existing organizational strengths that can be utilized in appropriate and humane ways. They are at a disadvantage when forced to reinvent themselves. Ultimately, it is governments that must choose whether or not to deploy soldiers, and they should do so, based on a pragmatic assessment of the severity and urgency of the problem, the capacity of the military to effectively respond, and the availability of alternative solutions.
Baker Berry JL956.C58 P56 2016

The permission society : how the ruling class turns our freedoms into privileges and what we can do about it
Sandefur, Timothy, author
New York : Encounter Books, 2016
Charters of liberty granted by power -- The free society versus the permission society -- Prior restraint of speech -- Economics and prior restraint -- The competitor's veto -- The right to use private property -- Guns, drugs, and sex -- The future of permission.
Baker Berry JC599.U5 S334 2016

Brazil as a rising power : intervention norms and the contestation of global order
edited by Kai Michael Kenkel and Philip Cunliffe
New York, NY : Routledge, 2016
Rebels or aspirants : rising powers, normative contestation and intervention / Kai Michael Kenkel and Philip Cunliffe -- Rising powers and international intervention : the constraints on collective action / Alcides Costa Vaz -- Norms and tolerance between words and deeds : Brazil's long-term approach to global governance / Antonio Jorge Ramalho -- Modernization in-between : the ambivalent role of Brazil in contemporary peacebuilding efforts in Africa / Marta Fernández and Carolos Frederico Pereira da Silva Gama -- International interventions and the use of force : a theoretical framework for understanding rising powers' normative responses / Carolos Chagas Vianna Braga -- The ethics of the "responsibility while protecting" : Brazil, the Responsibility to Protect, and the restrictive approach to humanitarian intervention / James Pattison -- Multilateral interventions as a power-enhancing instrument : rising powers' path from the periphery to the center / Nil Seda Satana -- A right of intervention or a global-social R2P? / Oliver P. Richmond -- R2P and the interplay between policy and norms in a shifting global order / Ramesh Thakur.
Baker Berry JZ1548 .B737 2016

While America slept : restoring American leadership to a world in crisis
O'Brien, Robert C., 1966- author
New York : Encounter Books, [2016]
Baker Berry JZ1480 .O37 2016

Surveillance after Snowden
Lyon, David, 1948-
Malden, MA : Polity Press, [2015]
Introduction: Citizenfour alert! -- Snowden storm -- World watching -- Menacing metadata -- Precarious privacy -- Framing futures.

"In 2013, Edward Snowden revealed that the NSA and its partners had been engaging in warrantless mass surveillance, using the internet and cellphone data, and driven by fear of terrorism under the sign of 'security.' In this compelling account, surveillance expert David Lyon guides the reader through Snowden's ongoing disclosures: the technological shifts involved, the steady rise of invisible monitoring of innocent citizens, the collusion of government agencies and for-profit companies and the implications for how we conceive of privacy in a democratic society infused by the lure of big data. Lyon discusses the distinct global reactions to Snowden and shows why some basic issues must be faced: how we frame surveillance, and the place of the human in a digital world"--Page 4 of cover.
Baker Berry JC596 .L959 2015

Democracia e segurança na América do Sul : visões múltiplas
Eduardo Biacchi Gomes, Valter Fernandes da Cunha Filho, organizadores
Ijuí : Editora UNIJUÍ, 2015
Proteção dos direitos humanos sob as perspectivas de raça, etnia, gênero e orientação sexual : perspectivas do constitucionalismo brasileiro à luz dos sistemas global e regional de proteção / Flávia Piovesan -- Direitos humanos, sigilio e acesso à informação : uma análise da Lei brasileira de acesso à informação (no 12.527/2011) a partir das experiências comuns sul-americanas / Melina Girardi Fachin -- Crimes da ditadura e aplicação do direito internacional dos direitos humanos pelos juízes e tribunais brasileiros / Valério de Oliveira Mazzuoli, Luiz Flávio Gomes -- Educação em direitos humanos na América Latina : fundamentos de uma proposta / Laura Garbini Both, Rosalice Fidalgo Pinheiro -- Democracia no Mercosul : realidade inexorável / Eduardo Biacchi Gomes, Ronald Silka de Almeida -- Planejamento e ações institucionais do estado democrático de direito : políticas públicas de fomento às energias renováveis na América do Sul / José Osório do Nascimento Neto -- A ferida aberta : o impeachment de Fernando Lugo e a clásula democrática do Mercosul / Marcos da Cunha e Souza -- A guerra pelos átomos na bacia do prata : uma abordagem histórica da construção do regime de segurança nuclear entre Argentina e Brasil / Valter Fernandes da Cunha Filho -- União das Nações Sul-Americanas (Unasul) : origens, formação e estrutura institucional / Larissa Ramina, Andréa Benetti Carvalho de Oliveira -- Democracia e partidos políticos : um panorama sobre os estudos acerca do declínio e/ou da fragilidade dos partidos políticos / Doacir Gonçalves de Quadros -- Las constituciones nacionales de los estados partes del Mercosur ampliado : atribución de jerarquía constitucional a los tratados de integración regional / Luciane Klein Vieira -- El fideicomiso en Latinoamérica : aspectos jurídico-mercantiles y tribunales del contrato / Milenka Villca Pozo -- Nacionalidade no Mercosul : a ideia de uma cidadania regional a partir da integração / Sidney Guerra.
Baker Berry JL1866 .D4587 2015

Buddhism, politics and political thought in Myanmar
Walton, Matthew J., author
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017
A brief political history and cast of characters -- Building blocks of a moral universe -- On human nature and the nature of politics -- Order and freedom/liberation: purposes of politics -- What is 'politics' and what constitutes 'participation'? -- Discipline, rights, and morality: 'democracy' in contemporary Myanmar.

"This is the first book to provide a broad overview of the ways in which Buddhist ideas have influenced political thinking and politics in Myanmar. Matthew Walton draws extensively on Burmese language sources from the last 150 years to describe the 'moral universe' of contemporary Theravada Buddhism that has anchored most political thought in Myanmar. In explaining multiple Burmese understandings of notions such as 'democracy' and 'political participation', the book provides readers with a conceptual framework for understanding some of the key dynamics of Myanmar's ongoing political transition. Some of these ideas help to shed light on restrictive or exclusionary political impulses, such as anti-Muslim Buddhist nationalism or scepticism towards the ability of the masses to participate in politics. Walton provides an analytical framework for understanding Buddhist influences on politics that will be accessible to a wide range of readers and will generate future research and debate"--
Baker Berry JQ751.A91 W36 2017

Project on nuclear issues : a collection of papers from the 2015 conference series
editor, Sarah Minot ; authors, Justin Anderson and 6 others
Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]
Baker Berry JZ5675 .P76 2016

Educação em direitos humanos : qual o sentido?
Ettiène Guérios, Tania Stoltz (organizadoras)
Ijuí : Editore UNIJUÍ, 2015
Baker Berry JC599.L3 E38 2015

Imigração na América Latina : histórias de fracassos
Cláudio Pereira Elmir, Marcos Antônio Witt, organizadores
São Leopoldo, RS : Editora Unisinos, 2014
Baker Berry JV7398 .I447 2014

Tras el muro
Schmidt, Samuel, author
México, D.F. : Cámara de Diputados, LXII Legislatura, 2013
Criminalizando la migración -- La exclusión -- De la suspensión a la cancelación -- El disparo que mandó a dos agentes al bote -- La inmoralidad de la ilegalidad -- Elvira Arellano -- Aborto en el campo -- Las deportaciones masivas -- Follow the money -- Las remesas -- La política -- La dimensión politíca en Estados Unidos -- La dimensión política en México : el silencio del gobierno mexicano.
Baker Berry JV6483 .S38 2013

Spaces and identities in border regions : politics - media - subjects
Christian Wille, Rachel Reckinger, Sonja Kmec, Markus Hesse (eds.)
Bielefeld : Transcript Verlag, [2016]
Exploring constructions of space and identity in border regions -- Theoretical and methodological approaches to borders, spaces and identities -- Space and identity constructions through institutional practices -- Space and identity constructions through media-related practices -- Space and identity constructions through everyday-cultural practices -- "Luxembourg is the Singapore of the West" : looking ahead -- Interview guidelines.
Baker Berry JC323 .S7155 2016

Le prix de la détente? : la politique française en Hongrie et en Roumanie (1968-1977)
Bouillon, Pierre
Rennes : Presses universitaires de Rennes, 2016
"La France, durant la détente, mena une politique étrangère qui s'appuya sur la particularité, dans le bloc de l'Est, de la Hongrie et de la Roumanie. Celles-ci étaient en effet caractérisées respectivement par une déviation interne et internationale par rapport à la norme soviétique. De la crise tchécoslovaque en 1968 au regain de tensions dans la seconde moitié des années 1970, la politique française dans l'ancienne Europe centrale poursuivit ainsi des objectifs à la fois bilatéraux et multilatéraux. Elle inscrivit son action dans un cadre hérité du passé, mais aussi dans un processus mouvant, celui d'Helsinki, tandis que ses vecteurs d'influence évoluaient et s'enrichissaient. Sur le plan politique, un partenariat difficile fut restauré avec la Roumanie tandis que, pour la première fois, naissait un dialogue suivi avec la Hongrie. Les rapports économiques acquirent, quant à eux, une signification croissante et furent encadrés par l'État. Ils répondirent à la volonté politique de développer les industries de haute-technologie en France, de s'opposer à l'hégémonie des États-Unis en la matière, et de mettre à profit l'asymétrie de développement entre l'Est et l'Ouest pour saper la domination de l'URSS sur son glacis. Cependant, la France dut prendre des risques par rapport aux États-Unis, afin de mener à bien ces opérations industrielles qui pouvaient entrer en contradiction avec les règles mises en place par la superpuissance occidentale. De plus, ces liens se développèrent en dépit de risques pour la sécurité nationale. Néanmoins, et malgré des divergences au sein de l'État, l'ouverture française fut menée de manière globalement cohérente."--Page 4 of cover.
Baker Berry JZ5599 .B68 2016

The nature and development of the modern state
Gill, Graeme J., author
London : Palgrave, 2016
Baker Berry JC11 .G55 2016

The politics of virtue : post-liberalism and the human future
Milbank, John, author
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016]
The metacrisis of liberalism -- The post-liberal alternative -- The metacrisis of capitalism -- The civil economy alternative -- The metacrisis of democracy -- The mixed Constitution alternative -- The metacrisis of culture -- Culture as formation -- The metacrisis of the nations -- Commonwealth, culture and covenant.
Baker Berry JC585 .M59 2016

The Republic of Plato
Plato, author
New York : Basic Books, 2016
Baker Berry JC71 .P35 2016

Corruption and governmental legitimacy : a twenty-first century perspective
edited by Jonathan Mendilow and Ilan Peleg
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2016]
Introduction, corruption and government legitimacy : a 21st century perspective / Jonathan Mendilow -- The rediscovery of corruption in western democracies / Ronald Kroeze -- Are democracies less corrupt than other systems? / Frank Louis Rusciano -- Perceptions of corruption and trust in government / Jonathan Mendilow and Michael Brogan -- Exploring citizen's perceptions of political finance and political corruption : lifting the lid on legal corruption in Spain / Manuel Villoria and Fernando Jimenez -- Clientelism, corruption, and the concept of anti-system parties / Michal Klíma and Jonathan Mendilow -- Perceptions of corruption in the nonprofits gray zone / Paulina Goldman -- How do CEOs and entrepreneurs perceive corruption in Brazil? / Ezequiel Martins Paz , Paulo Roberto Neves Costa -- The US Supreme Court and the fight against corruption / Anne Deysine -- Sociogenesis and political uses of ethics policies : the examples of France and Canada / Luc Juillet and Eric Phélippeau -- Transparency as a political issue in contemporary Russia / Lou Brenez -- Anti-corruption, power struggles, and the rule of law in China : Xi Jinping's "tigger killing" campaign / Shunzhu Wang -- Confusions and disagreements about the rotten in politics / Robert G. Boatright and Molly Brigid Flynn.
Baker Berry JF1081 .C659 2016

The conservative party : from Thatcher to Cameron
Bale, Tim, 1965- author
Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2016
The Conservatives are back - but how did they do it and what took them so long? Based on in-depth research and interviews with the key players, Tim Bale explains why the Tories got themselves into so much trouble in the first place and how they were finally able to get things back on track. He also explores their inability to win an outright victory at the 2010 election and looks at their decision to share power with the Liberal Democrats.
Baker Berry JN1129.C7 B25 2016

Myth and narrative in international politics : interpretive approaches to the study of IR
Berit Bliesemann de Guevara, editor
London : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
Baker Berry JZ1253 .M98 2016

Getting it done : a guide for government executives
edited by Mark A Abramson, Daniel J. Chenok, John M. Kamensky
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2016
Baker Berry JK723.E9 G48 2016

The art of the bribe : corruption under Stalin, 1943-1953
Heinzen, James W., author
New Haven : Yale University Press, [2016]
Baker Berry JN6529.C6 H45 2016

Public policy, philanthropy and peacebuilding in Northern Ireland
Knox, Colin, 1953- author
London : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
Chapter 1. Introduction: Peacebuilding -- Chapter 2: Philanthropy and Peacebuilding -- Chapter 3: Shared Education Case Study -- Chapter 4: Shared Spaces and Services -- Chapter 5: Community Restorative Justice -- Chapter 6: Human Rights Based Approach -- Chapter 7: Atlantic Philanthropies' legacy in Northern Ireland. .

This book examines the role played by one important external stakeholder, Atlantic Philanthropies, a limited-life foundation, in helping to build peace and promote reconciliation in Northern Ireland. Northern Ireland is now referred to as a post-conflict society largely due to the absence of political violence and relatively stable political institutions. These are necessary but insufficient conditions for what Galtung has described as 'positive peace', which requires a more fundamental review of the structural inequalities that contributed to the conflict in the first place. Using detailed case studies the authors illustrate the role played by voluntary and community sector groups, funded by Atlantic Philanthropies, in influencing the public policy agenda and securing long term systemic changes. They also critique the work of Atlantic as a 'pay to play' organization whose original mission moved from funding the higher education sector on the island of Ireland to become a key foundation with a significant role in the peace process.
Baker Berry JZ5584.N75 K66 2016

Homelandings : postcolonial diasporas and transatlantic belonging
Gairola, Rahul K., 1974- author
New York : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016]
Baker Berry JV51 .G35 2016

European identity and citizenship : between modernity and postmodernity
Ivić, Sanja, author
London : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
Baker Berry JN40 .I85 2016

Decolonizing democracy : power in a solid state
Sanín Restrepo, Ricardo, author
New York : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016]
Coloniality: decrypting power in a solid state -- First definition of democracy: the hidden people as the dark energy of power -- Difference and simulacra: the poisoned gift of Platonism -- The plastic soul of democracy: power between potentia, potestas, and actuality -- The phantom pain of civilization: against Negrís understanding of Spinoza.

Democracy is the apparent motor of globalization, binding together ideas and institutions such as citizenship, human rights, race, the free market, multiculturalism, development, politics and the economy. This book looks to overturn this dogma and demonstrate that 'liberal' democracy in fact encrypts and naturalizes the horrors of capitalism and of coloniality, while denying true or radical democracy, principally through constitutions and constitutional theory. Ricardo Sanin-Restrepo turns to the colonized, the marginalized, the creolized, and creates two novel concepts of politics, the 'hidden people' and the 'decryption of power' to reach a politics through and of radical democracy. The book shows that democracy is the only space of proper politics and the essential opposition of colonization and power as potestas. Sanin-Restrepo connects post-structuralism, subaltern studies, critical legal studies, de-colonial studies and Caribbean thought to muster the necessary theoretical tools to propose new grounds to decrypt the semblance of democracy that is liberalism and thus to demonstrate that democracy, far from being the standardized rule of the majority, a simple process or an institution, is the true being in the world and of the world.
Baker Berry JC423 .S2395 2016

Theories of resistance : anarchism, geography, and the spirit of revolt
edited by Marcelo Lopes de Souza, Richard J. White, and Simon Springer
New York : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016]
Introduction : Subverting the Meaning of "Theory" / Marcelo Lopes de Souza, Simon Springer and Richard White -- "Libertarian", libertaire, libertario... Conceptual Construction and Cultural Diversity (and Vice-Versa) / Marcelo Lopes de Souza -- Non-Domination, Governmentality and the Care of the Self / Nathan Eisenstadt -- Post-Statist Epistemology and the Future of Geographical Knowledge Production / Gerónimo Barrera de la Torre and Anthony Ince -- What do we Resist when we Resist the State? / Erin Araujo -- Towards a Theory of "Commonisation" / Nick Clare and Victoria Habermehl -- "Feuding Brothers"? : Left-Libertarians, Marxists and Socio-Spatial Research at the Beginning of the 21st Century / Marcelo Lopes de Souza -- The Citizen and the Nomad : Bookchin and Bey on Space and Temporality / Ben J. Pauli -- Swimming against the Current : Towards an Anti-Colonial Anarchism in British Columbia, Canada / Vanessa Sloan Morgan -- Anarchy, Space, and Indigenous Resistance : Developing Anti-Colonial and Decolonizing Commitments in Anarchist Theory and Practice / Adam Lewis -- Celebrating the Invasive : The Hidden Pleasures and Political Promise of the Unwanted / Nick Garside.
Baker Berry JC328.3 .T53 2016

Understanding globalization : the social consequences of political, economic, and environmental change
Schaeffer, Robert K., author
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]
Baker Berry JZ1318 .S33 2016

A future without borders? : theories and practices of cosmopolitan peacebuilding
edited by Eddy M. Souffrant
Boston : Brill-Rodopi, [2016]
Baker Berry JZ1308 .F837 2016

Multilevel governance and regional empowerment : the Basque country in the European Union
Boronska-Hryniewiecka, Karolina, author
Reno : Center for Basque Studies Press, University of Nevada, Reno ; 2017
"This book studies the European Union's evolving system of governance as it relates to subnational regions, specifically the Basque Autonomous Community"--
Baker Berry JN34.5 .B665 2017

Hizb ut-Tahrir : the untold history of the Liberation Party
Pankhurst, Reza, author
London : C. Hurst & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., 2016
Baker Berry JQ1852.A98 H59 2016

The politics and philosophy of Chinese power : the timeless and the timely
Ferguson, R. James, author
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2017]
Timeliness: using the past to change the present -- Embracing shi: the timely configuration of power as skilful means -- Imperial stratagems -- the polycentric mediation of power -- The use and abuse of nationalism: empowering the republic? -- People's party, people's army: the dialectics of revolution -- From comprehensive national power to competitive regionalism -- Unicorns and dragons: the search for Chinese strategic culture -- Conclusion: dance of the giants: avoiding conflict in the 21st century -- Appendix: five philosophies.
Baker Berry JA84.C6 F47 2017

Political advertising in the United States
Fowler, Erika Franklin, author
Boulder, CO : Westview Press, [2016]
"Political advertising is as important as ever-ad spending records are broken each election cycle, and the volume of ads aired continues to increase. Political Advertising in the United States is a comprehensive survey of the political advertising landscape and its influence on voters. The authors, co-directors of the Wesleyan Media Project, draw from the latest data to analyze how campaign finance laws have affected the sponsorship and content of political advertising, how "big data" has allowed for more sophisticated targeting, and how the Internet and social media has changed the distribution of ads. With detailed analysis of presidential and congressional campaign ads and discussion questions in each chapter, this accessibly written book is a must-read for students, scholars and practitioners who want to understand the ins and outs of political advertising"--
Baker Berry JF2112.A4 F68 2016

The politics of emotions, candidates, and choices
Yates, Heather Elaine, 1978- author
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
Baker Berry JA74.5 .Y38 2016

有権者。選挙。政治の基礎的研究 / 宮野勝編著
Tōkyō-to Hachiōji-shi : Chūō Daigaku Shuppanbu, 2016
Baker Berry Japan JF1001 .Y85 2016

This is an uprising : how nonviolent revolt is shaping the twenty-first century
Engler, Mark, author
New York : Nation Books, [2016]
The strategic turn -- Structure and movement -- The hybrid -- The pillars -- Declare victory and run -- The act of disruption -- The whirlwind -- The dividers -- The discipline -- The ecology of change.

"Strategic nonviolent action has reasserted itself as a potent force in shaping public debate and forcing political change. Whether it is an explosive surge of protest calling for racial justice in the United States, a demand for democratic reform in Hong Kong or Mexico, a wave of uprisings against dictatorship in the Middle East, or a tent city on Wall Street that spreads throughout the country, when mass movements erupt onto our television screens, the media portrays them as being as spontaneous and unpredictable. In This is an Uprising, political analysts Mark and Paul Engler uncover the organization and well-planned strategies behind such outbursts of protest, examining core principles that have been used to spark and guide moments of transformative unrest. This is an Uprising traces the evolution of civil resistance, providing new insights into the contributions of early experimenters such as Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr., groundbreaking theorists such as Gene Sharp and Frances Fox Piven, and contemporary practitioners who have toppled repressive regimes in countries such as South Africa, Serbia, and Egypt. Drawing from discussions with activists now working to defend human rights, challenge corporate corruption, and combat climate change, the Englers show how people with few resources and little influence in conventional politics can nevertheless engineer momentous upheavals"--
Baker Berry JC328.3 .E54 2016

Marketing leadership in government : communicating responsiveness, leadership and credibility
Elder, Edward, author
London : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
Chapter 1. Resolving the Listening versus Leadership Dilemma -- Chapter 2. Responsiveness -- Chapter 3. Leadership -- Chapter 4. Credibility -- Chapter 5. Analysing and Advising Governing Leaders.

A very interesting study of the communication strategies of John Key and Barack Obama, showing both their similarities and their differences. It covers the need for politicians to acknowledge opposing views and show they have listened to the public, even if not ultimately agreeing with them.-- David Farrar, Former Political Advisor to the Prime Minister of New Zealand. The book has two excellent comparative case studies that it uses throughout in Barack Obama and John Key. It's insightful, thoroughly up to date, and suitable for use in classes on comparative politics, political marketing, political management and political communication. Additionally, there are a host of useful insights for practitioners. It's easy to read and engaging, meaning you want to keep reading it until the end. I couldn't put it down. I thought it was fascinating. Highly recommended for general audiences, students, scholars and practitioners. There's truly something for everyone in this wonderful book by this promising scholar".-- Ken Cosgrove, Associate Professor of Government, Suffolk University, USA This book explores how contemporary governing leaders can overcome the typical trend of losing a public support in power by following more effective communication strategies. It shows how new forms of communication that emphasise acknowledgement and respect for public criticisms and concerns can be used by governing leaders to show the public that they still have the leadership qualities they entered office with, despite the extra challenges that political office presents. The book outlines a new model, The Contemporary Governing Leaders' Communication Model, through which leaders can communicate their positive personal and professional qualities in government. The book illustrates this model in use through the communication of United States President Barack Obama and New Zealand Prime Minister John Key during their first terms in political office. Edward Elder is a recent PhD graduate from Politics and International Relations at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, whose research focuses on political marketing communication. He published a chapter in Political Marketing in the United States (2014) and an article in the Journal of Nonprofit & Public Sector Marketing.
Baker Berry JA85 .E45 2016

Assumptions of the Tea Party movement : a world of their own
Brown, David Warfield, author
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
1. Assumptions -- Their Use and Abuse -- 2. Self-Reliance Above All? -- 3. Politics as "Dirty Business"? -- 4. Free Enterprise as Unassailable? -- 5. The Earth as Man's Possession? -- 6. The "Native-Born" as Coming First? -- 7. Reconsidering Assumptions?
Baker Berry JK2391.T43 B76 2016

Canadian parties in transition : recent trends and new paths for research
edited by Alain-G. Gagnon and A. Brian Tanguay
North York, Ontario, Canada : University of Toronto Press, [2017]
Origins and evolution of the Canadian party system. The evolution of the Canadian party system : from brokerage to marketing-oriented politics / Steve Patten ; Money, politics, and the Canadian party system / Lisa Young ; Parties and regions : representation and resistance / James Bickerton ; Polarized pluralism in the Canadian party system / Richard Johnston ; The waning of the political parties? / Grant Amyot -- Ideologies and party politics. Ideological competition in the Canadian party system / Nelson Wiseman ; The Liberal Party of Canada : rebuilding, resurgence, and return to power / Brooke Jeffrey ; The Conservatives : rebuilding and rebranding, yet again / Peter Woolstencroft ; Ideological moderation and professionaization : the NDP under Jack Layton and Tom Mulcair / David McGrane ; Third parties in Canada : variety and success / Éric Bélanger -- Representation and democracy. Party politics and voting systems in Canada / Dennis Pilon ; Back to the future : encoding and decoding interest representation outside of parties / Jacquetta Newman ; Party politics in a distinct society : two eras of block voting in Quebec / Alain-G. Gagnon and François Boucher ; Where are the women in Canadian political parties? / Joanna Everitt ; The promise of direct democracy : is that all there is? / A. Brian Tanguay -- New paths for research. From brokerage to boutique politics : political marketing and the changing nature of party politics in Canada / Alex Marland and Thierry Giasson ; Political campaigning / Richard Nadeau and Frédérick Bastien ; Two decades of digital party politics in Canada : an assessment / Tamara A. Small ; Participation, mobilization, and the political engagement of the internet generation / Henry Milner ; Municipal political parties : an answer to urbanization or an affront to traditions of local democracy? / Kristin R. Good.
Baker Berry JL195 .C26 2017

Freedom of speech and the function of rhetoric in the United States
Donnelly, Michael, 1968- author
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2017]
Introduction : the function of rhetoric at the present time -- Freedom of speech in the United States -- Publicness and models of the public sphere -- Parrhesia and/in the democratic state -- Freedom of speech in the twentieth century -- Free speech and hate speech in the age of the Internet.
Baker Berry JC591 .D65 2017

The next democracy? : the possibility of popular control
Milligan, Tony, author
London : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016]
Baker Berry JC423 .M6198 2016

Migraciones y mutaciones interculturales en España : sociedades, artes y literaturas
editores, Landry-Wilfrid Miampika and others
Alcalá de Henares : Universidad de Alcalá, Servicio de Publicaciones, 2007
Baker Berry JV8252 .M54 2007

Appearances of ēthos in political thought : the dimension of practical reason
Hatzisavvidou, Sophia, author
London : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016]
"What sort of ēthos does democratic politics demand? While many political thinkers argue that democratic ēthics should shape political judgments, the concept of ēthos remains underdeveloped. Appearances of Ēthos in Political Thought responds to this gap in three ways. It begins by identifying the contours of the concept as it has appeared in political thought. Then, drawing on ancient philosophers such as Heraclitus and Protagoras, and contemporary thinkers such as Heidegger, it makes the case for a world-affirming ēthos that can animate individual and collective political action. This book subsequently develops an original interpretation of the ancient concept of metis – the skill and craft of practical political reasoning – showing how this is a vital part of contemporary democratic political action. Such resourcefulness, the book argues, is essential for anyone who, faced by contemporary political, social, and environmental challenges, seeks to create possibilities for action in the name of a more just and equitable life."--Back cover.
Baker Berry JA75.7 .H38 2016

The Eastern question : Russia, the West and Europe's grey zone
Daniel S. Hamilton and Stefan Meister, editors
Berlin : German Council on Foreign Relations, 2016
Baker Berry JZ1616.A54 E27 2016

Against the double blackmail : refugees, terror and other troubles with the neighbours
Žižek, Slavoj
[London] : Allen Lane, 2016
Baker Berry JV6346 .Z59 2016

The political rhetoric and oratory of Margaret Thatcher
Crines, Andrew Scott, author
London : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
Baker Berry JA85.2.G7 C75 2016

Theorizing justice : critical insights and future directions
edited by Krushil Watene and Jay Drydyk
New York : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016]
One of the Most Important Contributions to Contemporary political philosophy, Rawls's A Theory of Justice, reignited political philosophy and revolutionized how we theorize about justice. Rawls's approach to justice advanced political philosophy in important and valuable ways - most significantly in the way that it showed that political philosophy remained relevant for our lives and our world. Unsurprisingly, over forty years later, social and global realities present theories of justice with new challenges. This volume examines what these new challenges are, and whether contemporary theories are in a position to respond to them. The collection brings together essays that push the boundaries of justice theorizing in new directions, and that begin to construct a new paradigm. The collection contributes to the creation of a platform from which new ideas and new conversations, about the challenges and opportunities for justice in our world, can be further explored and developed.
Baker Berry JC578 .T467 2016

Gender and migration
Brettell, Caroline, author
Malden, MA, USA : Polity Press, 2016
Introduction : engendering the study of immigration -- The gendered demography of U.S. immigration history -- The gendering of law, policy, citizenship, and political practice -- Gendered labor markets -- Gender and the immigrant family -- Concluding thoughts : a gendered theory of migration.
Baker Berry JV6602 .B74 2016

Civic failure and its threat to democracy : operator error
Rackaway, Chapman, author
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2017
Sowing the seeds of civic failure -- A primer on republican democracy -- Taking the parties out -- The effects of partisan decline -- The semi-sovereign media -- The state of the American voter -- The dream and the nightmare of term limits -- The promise and the despair of campaign finance reform -- Leading by following, or, The unreasonable expectations on the political class -- Look forward, angel -- A pathway to American revival.
Baker Berry JK1967 .R25 2017

Power shift : on the new global order
Falk, Richard A., author
London, UK : Zed Books, [2016]
Globalism and globalization : terrorism and state terror -- Toward a new geopolitics -- The post-secular divide -- Why drones are more dangerous than nuclear weapons -- Contours of new constitutionalism -- Horizons of global governance -- Responding to the global crisis -- Toward a global imaginary -- Framing an inquiry : strong societies/weak states -- Disruptive legacies of World War I -- The 4+ logics of global order -- Questioning perpetual war in an era of drone warfare -- Changing the political climate : one individual at a time -- Does the human species wish to survive?

"This book depicts the challenges associated with the emergence of a new global order in which patterns of conflict and the role of traditional military power are in the process of radical flux. Our ideas about global order have yet to catch up with these new behavioral trends, including the rise of non-state transnational political actors in the context of neoliberal globalization. In this historical setting the modern territorial sovereign state is confronted by multiple challenges ranging from climate change to mass migration to transnational political extremism. The existing global order seems currently overwhelmed by these challenges, resulting in widespread stress and chaos that is transforming global security in ways that endanger democratic governance. The future will be determined by whether the peoples of the world make their weight felt in support of sustainable global justice and overcome the impact of oppressive and exploitative patterns of corporate and state behavior. It is this problematic set of circumstances that Power Shift addresses"--Back cover.
Baker Berry JC319 .F35 2016

Chimangos e maragatos
Flores, Moacyr, author
Porto Alegre,RS : Editora Pradense, 2014
Baker Berry JL2499.R62 F56 2014

La aflicción de los patriotas
Blanco Valdés, Roberto Luis
Madrid : Alianza Editorial, ©2008
Baker Berry JC311 .B254 2008

The threat of geopolitics to international relations : obsession with the heartland
Mallinson, William, author
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016
Baker Berry JC319 .M35 2016

Democratic decentralization in India : experiences, issues and challenges
edited by E. Venkatesu
New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016
"This book explores experiences, issues and challenges which have emerged since constitutional status was granted to the local bodies at grass-roots level in India in the early 1990s. Among other issues, it focuses on: the contrasting political ideas of Mahatma Gandhi and B. R. Ambedkar on Panchayati Raj Institutions; the legal and constitutional provisions which were introduced through the 73rd and 74th Amendment Acts; the devolution process, status and challenges of democracy for local governmental bodies; empowerment of the women and lower castes through reservations in the local bodies; governance in Schedule V and VI tribal areas; conflict resolution and capacity building of local governance. Based on extensive fieldwork across India, this volume will be useful to scholars and researchers of political science, sociology, public administration as well as policymakers and civil society activists."--Front matter.
Baker Berry JS7011 .D466 2016

Democracy after the Internet : Brazil between facts, norms, and code
Moura Ribeiro, Samantha S., author
Switzerland : Springer, [2016]
Baker Berry JL2481 .M68 2016

Growing up democratic : does it make a difference?
edited by David Denemark, Robert Mattes, Richard G. Niemi
Boulder, Colorado : Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc., 2016
Growing Up Democratic? / Robert Mattes, David Denemark, and Richard G. Niemi -- Southern Europe : Elite-Led Culture Change / Richard Gunther and José Ramón Montero -- Latin America : The Modest Dividend of Growing Up Democratic / Alejandro Moreno and Marta Lagos -- East Asia : Variable Support for Democracy in a Diverse Region / John Hsieh and Jih-wen Lin -- South Asia : An Arm's Length Embrace of Democracy / Sandeep Shastri, Reetika Syal, Suhas Palshikar, and Shreya Sarawgi -- Eastern and Central Europe : Growing up Communist, Learning to Be Democratic / William Mishler, Richard Rose, and Natalia Matukhno -- Sub-Saharan Africa : The Positive Impact of Effective Democracy / Robert Mattes -- Advanced Democracies : The Erosion of Traditional Democratic Citizenship / David Denemark, Todd Donovan, and Richard G. Niemi -- The Arab World : The Challenges of Political Islam / Eleanor Gao -- China : The Impact of Modernization and Liberalization on Democratic Attitudes / Min-hua Huang, Yun-han Chu, and Cao Yongrong -- Generational Change in Post-Authoritarian Democracies? / Robert Mattes, David Denemark, and Richard G. Niemi.
Baker Berry JC423 .G778 2016

Hegemonic war and grand strategy : Ludwig Dehio, world history, and the American future
Zack, Aaron M., author
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2017]
Introduction and methodology -- Dehio's theory : the wars for hegemony in Europe and rise of the world powers -- Hegemonic war and the Hellenic state system -- The Hellenistic state system and Roman hegemony -- Hegemony and culture : the Italian Renaissance state system and the Roman Empire -- Dehio and German historiography : interpreting the German bid for supremacy -- The European system and the Western Hemisphere : the dynamics of hegemony and plurality -- Dehio's theory and contemporary American grand strategy -- Hegemonic war, American grand strategy, and the contemporary Middle Eastern state system -- Hegemonic war, American grand strategy, and the contemporary East Asian state system -- Conclusion : the future of global order : hegemonic conflict or concert of great powers -- Afterword : hegemony, nihilism, and decline.
Baker Berry JZ1312 .Z33 2017

Challenges of democracy in the European Union and Its neighbors
Aylin Ünver Noi and Sasha Toperich, editors
Washington, D.C. : Center for Transatlantic Relations, 2016
Baker Berry JN40 .C43 2016

The Routledge handbook of archaeology and globalization
edited by Tamar Hodos
New York, NY : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2017
This unique collection applies globalization concepts to the discipline of archaeology, using a wide range of global case studies from a group of international specialists. The volume spans from as early as 10,000 cal. BP to the modern era, analysing the relationship between material culture, complex connectivities between communities and groups, and cultural change. Each contributor considers globalization ideas explicitly to explore the socio-cultural connectivities of the past. In considering social practices shared between different historic groups, and also the expression of their respective identities, the papers in this volume illustrate the potential of globalization thinking to bridge the local and global in material culture analysis. The Routledge Handbook of Archaeology and Globalization is the first such volume to take a world archaeology approach, on a multi-period basis, in order to bring together the scope of evidence for the significance of material culture in the processes of globalization. This work thus also provides a means to understand how material culture can be used to assess the impact of global engagement in our contemporary world. As such, it will appeal to archaeologists and historians as well as social science researchers interested in deep history and the origins of globalization.
Baker Berry JZ1318 .R688 2017

Singapore and Switzerland : secrets to small state success
Guo, Yvonne, author
New Jersey : World Scientific, 2016
Baker Berry JC365 .G86 2016

When Google met Wikileaks
Assange, Julian, author
New York : OR Books, 2016
In June 2011, Julian Assange received an unusual visitor: the chairman of Google, Eric Schmidt, arrived from America at Ellingham Hall, the country residence in Norfolk, England where Assange was living under house arrest. For several hours the besieged leader of the world's most famous insurgent publishing organization and the billionaire head of the world's largest information empire locked horns. The two men debated the political problems faced by society, and the technological solutions engendered by the global network--from the Arab Spring to Bitcoin. They outlined radically opposing perspectives: for Assange, the liberating power of the Internet is based on its freedom and statelessness. For Schmidt, emancipation is at one with US foreign policy objectives and is driven by connecting non-Western countries to American companies and markets. These differences embodied a tug-of-war over the Internet's future that has only gathered force subsequently. When Google Met WikiLeaks presents the story of Assange and Schmidt's encounter. Both fascinating and alarming, it contains an edited transcript of their conversation and extensive, new material, written by Assange specifically for this book, providing the best available summary of his vision for the future of the Internet.
Baker Berry JF1525.S4 A87 2016

Political marketing and the 2015 UK general election
editors, Darren G. Lilleker, Mark Pack
London : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
Election strategies, campaign themes and target voters / Andrew Mullen -- Manifestos as an extended branding campaign / Andrew White -- Party branding : a case study of online political posters / Vincent Campbell -- Political party advertising and marketing strategies in the 2015 UK election / Janine Dermody -- Strategic media management / Darren G. Lilleker -- Digital political marketing / Anthony Ridge-Newman -- The battle for Brighton : the view from cyberspace / Ivor Gaber -- Lessons for political marketing from 2015 / Darren G. Lilleker.

This book brings together leading scholars to analyze political marketing in the context of the UK 2015 General Election. Election campaigns represent a time of intense marketing, including: the communication of party, party leader and candidate brands; the design and dissemination of key messages and policy proposals; identification of target voters; setting out strategies for the campaign; and translating strategies into specific communication tactics. Each chapter of this book has been specifically commissioned to focus on one of these aspects of the campaign (targeted campaigning, branding, core messages, advertising, media management, online campaigning and the campaign in the marginal seats). The collection offers insights into the most interesting and innovative aspects of the 2015 election campaign, determining how levels parties with differing resource approach elections and with what impacts, as well as what we can learn more broadly about marketing at general elections. The chapters are developed to make the topic accessible to non-scholars and to have real-world relevance.
Baker Berry JN956 .P657 2016

Los empleados durante el régimen liberal : acciones políticas y producción simbólica
Sánchez Salcedo, José Fernando, author
Cali, Colombia : Universidad del Valle, Programa Editorial, 2015
Baker Berry JL2849.P64 S263 2015

Paternalism beyond borders
edited by Michael N. Barnett
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017
Nearly all of those who want to make the world a better place are engaged in paternalism. This book asks how power is intertwined with practices of global compassion. It argues that the concept of paternalism illuminates how care and control are involved in the everyday practices of humanitarianism, human rights, development and other projects designed to improve the lives of others. The authors explore whether and how the paternalism of the nineteenth century differs from the paternalism of today, and offer a provocative look at the power in global ethics, raising the question of whether, when, and how paternalism can be justified.
Baker Berry JC571 .P314 2017

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