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Regionalism and Secession - German Bavarian and Spanish Catalan Regionalism, Heimat Mediation, Kulturnation, Demystifying Nazi Centralism, Castilian Hegemony, Francoist Spain 1939-1975
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,960. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study provides a historical analysis of Bavarian and Catalan regionalism and argues that autonomy mitigates secession if the predominant state has accommodated sub-state regionalism.
Making the Case for Humanitarian Intervention: National Interest and Moral Imperative - Media, Rwanda, Somalia, Bosnia, Haiti, Genocide, Kosovo, Libya, Congressional Action, Implications for Future
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,850. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this examination of humanitarian intervention reviews the foreign policy context and debate within the U.S. government across three case studies: Rwanda, Kosovo, and Libya.
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Acemoglu's theory and explanation of the differences in global prosperity are as enlightening as they are entertaining. He manages to make the puzzling concept dead simple to understand because the book, rather than a lengthy lecture explaining the theory, is a series of examples supporting it.
Tigers and Bears: Saying the Unthinkable about Unification
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Any plan for Korean unification immediately encounters innumerable intractable problems: What will happen to the North's secret police, prison guards and informers? Should a North Korean medical licence be accorded the same validity as a Southern one? Should we keep the Kim statues or tear them down? How are North Koreans likely to vote in elections?
There Will Be A Country: A Report To History
Price: Free! Words: 120,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
It is Friday August 13th, 2027, Nigeria has disintegrated into three states and the United States has split into smaller states. One of the states, Western Nigeria has collapsed economically and is under the threat of extinction. Its destiny is to be decided by the two other nations that have come out of Nigeria, namely Biafra and the ‘United Sokoto Caliphate’.
Understand Global Warming and Climate Change
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The book will cover the pure core elements of global warming and basics of climate change. You will be able to learn about all the primary causes of these changes along with their impacts.
Political Ideology and the Liberal Centre
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book explores the nature of political ideology. What is it, why is it important, how can we categorise it? The text - designed for students and the general reader - addresses these questions. It then offers a detailed examination of liberalism identified as the key ideology of the modern world. The book provides a clear set of Learning Outcomes and Review Questions to test understanding.
American Politics in the Age of Oil : The Bernie Sanders Phenomenon
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay explains the rise of a socialist politician in the United States, i.e. Bernie Sanders, and how his rise is related to the American energy companies.
USAID After-Action Review (AAR) Technical Guidance - Planning, Preparing, Conducting, Follow-Up, Achieving the Development Mission, Correcting Deficiencies, Sustaining Strengths
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this handbook—the USAID guide on how to plan, prepare, and conduct an AAR—was developed by USAID Knowledge for Development (KfD) using the United States Army's TC (Technical Circular) 25-20 as a guide.
Transformations in West Asia: Regional Perspectives
Price: Free! Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The second West Asia Conference titled “Transformations in West Asia: Regional Perspectives,” saw conversation on developments that followed the Arab Spring, which have created instability and political uncertainty throughout the West Asian region. The papers* presented in this short volume represent these conversations.
The Institutional Politics of the European Union - The Case of Greece (1981-2007)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The work presents the main aspects of the Greek integration in the EU, in the period 1981-2007. It has been made a presentation of the European politics regarding the adhesion of Greece, and the efforts of Greece to implement the European acquis.
Politics and Pundits, Weapons and War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book is a compilation of the works of well-known political and philosophical blogger Jerry Zezas. It covers most current topics such as guns, politics, religion and other things better not spoken about in polite company. Read it only if you have an open mind and your sensibilities are not too delicate.
20 Way to Get Power
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Power is something we all crave, some lust for it, some die for it while some kill for it; but whatsoever the way is
الاسلام السياسي و المعركة القادمة
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: Arabic. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
الإسلام السياسي هو صناعة رأي عام إسلامي قوي ومؤثر وليس صناعة انقلابات
African Identities: a New Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This polemic longread takes a critical look at the differences in the discourse about Africa and about Europe. Comparing Africa and Europe 130 years ago and today, the book contains a passionate plea for greater respect for the different African cultures and languages and contends that a lack of such respect is one of the main factors impeding Africa's development today.
The Russian Expeditions in Afghanistan and Syria : A Comparison 1979 and 2015
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A comparison between the Russian expeditions of Afghanistan and Syria in 1979 and 2015
Operation Protective Edge: 50 Days of Hell on the Gaza Strip
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Operation Protective Edge: 50 Days of Hell on the Gaza Strip is a lightening fast account of how the unleashing of unbridled violence is met by an uncompromising will to exist. Written in real time, this story chronicles the day by day destruction of schools, shelters, hospitals and residential structures, as the IDF tried to eradicate any form of resistance as quickly as possible.
The Concept and the Meaning of I(i)nternational R(r)elations
Series: Papers in International Relations. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In this paper I propose two versions and two meanings of the concept I(i)nternational R(r)elations, hoping that I will eliminate the existent terminological confusion.
2016
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 559,550. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"2016" focuses on current and historical events and issues of war and peace, economics, power, international relations, philosophy and spirituality. I'm Jerry Alatalo, author of "2016", and hope readers become more aware and optimistic as a consequence of my humble work. The title was chosen to suggest the classic "1984" by a Mr. Orwell - now "updated" with a new hopeful perception of the world.
Conceptul şi semnificaţia R(r)elaţii I(i)nternaţionale
Series: Lucrări în Relaţii Internaţionale. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: Romanian. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
În această lucrare propun două versiuni şi semnificaţii ale conceptului R(r)elaţii I(i)nternaţionale, în speranţa că voi elimina confuzia terminologică existentă.