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The Case for Meritocracy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,570. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
What would happen if smart people rather than military people were in charge, if people of knowledge ruled rather than people of wealth? The world would be transformed. Humanity would undergo a wondrous metamorphosis. A political system exists that can deliver this New World Order... a world where intelligence becomes the most valued resource. It’s called Meritocracy.
E.J. Dionne Jr.’s Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism - From Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This is a Summary of E.J. Dionne Jr.’s Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism--From Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond It is a story of conservatism from the Goldwater 1960s to the present day Tea Party that has resulted in broken promises and an ideological purity that drives moderate Republicans away. The Summary is aimed for those who don't have the time to devour the 544 page book.
Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This is a summary of Jane Mayer's Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right. It is a strong and powerful book that shows an in-depth report of a network made up of the wealthy and the influential and their goal of creating a clear plan to change the American political structure. It is aimed for those who don't have the time to devour all 464 pages.
Neighbourhood First: Navigating Ties under Modi
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This publication brings to focus India’s policy towards its immediate and extended neighbourhood—South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) members, Iran, China and Myanmar—under Modi thus far.
To Resign or Not Resign... The Use of Senior Officer Retirements as a Political Tool - U.S. Military Dissent, Case Studies, General Fogleman, Shinseki, McChrystal, Disobedience to Civilian Control
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book looks at current literature and models for military dissent through political retirements and then applies these to case studies of General Ronald Fogleman, General Eric Shinseki, and General Stanley McChrystal.
Machiavelli's Modified Modern Monarchy
You set the price! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A condensed Machiavelli's "The Prince", and some Random Rabble. After reading this your own intuition will tell you the socio/political environment of Kings, Princes, Lords and Barons of 500 years ago are the same today, hiding under different names and keeping people divided so as not to notice. We the people are the surfs.
A Government 9-1-1
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
A new Federal Government organizational approach, A new Re-Writing of our Constitution, A fresh start for the citizens, ALL the citizens, together at last. A worthy read, perhaps just new Food for Thought if nothing else.
The Obligations of Military Professionalism - Service Unsullied by Partisanship - Military Values, Public and Private Conduct, Disagreement with Authority, Retired Officers, Implications for Education
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book expresses a set of views on the ethical obligations of members of the American profession of arms in order to stimulate thoughtful discussion and broader debate about the proper limits of acceptable and effective professional conduct.
Greece a Failed State
Series: Government, Book 17. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The present study of Greek history, between the year 1936 before World War II and present, is made to find reasons why Greece is a failed state. I conclude that modern Greece always has been and is an appendage to the interests of the great powers in the eastern Mediterranean. Greek politics is an adaptation of great power interests.
Nontraditional Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (NTISR) - Making the Most of Airborne Assets - LANTIRN, FLIR Infrared, SAR Radar, ELINT, COMINT, Integration Issues, Cloud Computing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,830. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study uses nontraditional intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (NTISR), now known in tactics, techniques, and procedures as operations reconnaissance, as a case study to increase combat capability across multiple weapon systems within the Air Force.
Saffronising Education-Acche Din
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,320. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
What began with the trashing and pulping of a book on gods and renewed litigation against an Indologist has now taken a more distinct shape in terms of the approach to education itself, most of which seems to project an obscurantist and insular India even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is busy forging bonds outside the country. The manner in which the previous National Democratic Alliance........
An Essential History of China: Why it Matters to Americans
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,460. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Who are the Chinese people? How do they think? What experiences have shaped their attitudes? Why should it matter to Americans? Dedicated to Peace in the Pacific, An Essential History of China provides critical information for both the American and Chinese people, as well as their leaders, and it prescribes an effective cure for the political illnesses suffered by both
Liberal Democracy
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Liberal democracy is a term we use all the time. What do we mean by it? What do the two words imply and how do they relate to each other? This introductory and accessible text on the complex nature of liberal democracy is designed for students and the general reader. Clear learning outcomes are provided and the text concludes with a set of review questions designed to test understanding
Analysis of Intelligence Support to the 1991 Persian Gulf War: Enduring Lessons - DIA, NSA Contribution, Counterintelligence, Human Intelligence, Interrogation, Signals SIGINT, Bomb Damage Assessment
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,670. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents an analysis of Gulf War intelligence collection and analysis efforts.
Popular Democracy
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book examines popular democracy - its origins and the key central notion; the sovereignty of the people. It is designed for students and the general reader. Different interpreations of democracy are identified and discussed. The role of electoral systems is examined at length. The opens with Aims and Learning Outcomes and concludes with a set of Review Questions to test understanding.
Second World War Deception: Lessons Learned for Today's Joint Planner - World War II Allied Deception Operations Barclay, Mincemeat, Cockade, Bodyguard, Zeppelin, Fortitude North, Soviet Maskirovka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,650. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book examines and analyzes six Allied deception operations to identify the fundamental reasons why Allied deception efforts were the most successful in history.
20 Examples That You're Living Under a Soft Tyranny, by Don Gumball : edited
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Essay » Political
Government is charged with keeping your country safe from harm and secure from foreign invaders. But what about internal invaders? Remember Abe Lincoln's prophetic words that if ever America should fall it would have to be an inside job?
The Purpose of Politics
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 20,220. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book examines the nature and function of politics - what it is, who does it, how and why? What is special about the activity of politics? The concept is defined and then systematically analysed. The text is designed for students and the general reader alike. Clear learning outcomes are provided and the book concludes with a set of review questions to test understanding of the material.
Empirical Theories About Courts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,750. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Judicial Power, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The classic and groundbreaking study of trial courts and other dispute processes -- and ways to think about researching them -- is now available in a modern ebook edition. Much cited and relevant today in how it frames the analysis of courts, this book's new republication features additional introductions and afterword by the editors Keith Boyum and Lynn Mather, and a Foreword by Christina Boyd.
Political Systems
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book examines political systems. Political systems are the structures and processes which channel, direct and enable the decision-making activities which are the hall-mark of politics. The text is designed for students and the general reader. It opens with a clear set of Aims and Learning Outcomes and concludes with a summary and a set of Review Questions to test understanding

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