Télécharger le livre :  Decolonizing Politics

Political science emerged as a response to the challenges of imperial administration and the demands of colonial rule. While not all political scientists were colonial cheerleaders, their thinking was nevertheless framed by colonial assumptions that influence the study...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-02-18

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  The Woods

In our modern, urbanized societies, our engagement with the natural world often seems distant and superficial. Human life is now far removed from its prehistoric origins, when humans dwelt deep within the forests and depended on them for their survival.In this important...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-02-12
Collection : New Russian Thought
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
23,84
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Télécharger le livre :  Crisis and Inequality

Spiralling inequality since the 1970s and the global financial crisis of 2008 have been the two most important challenges to democratic capitalism since the Great Depression. To understand the political economy of contemporary Europe and America we must, therefore, put...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-02-11

Format(s) : ePub
21,52
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Télécharger le livre :  After the Apocalypse

In this post-apocalyptic rollercoaster ride, philosopher Srecko Horvat invites us to explore the Apocalypse in terms of ‘revelation’ (rather than as the ‘end’ itself). He argues that the only way to prevent the end – i.e., extinction – is to engage in a close reading of...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-02-11

Format(s) : ePub
17,93
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Télécharger le livre :  Gold

Gold remains a highly prized and impactful resource within the global economy. From the insatiable demand for gold in the electronics that permeate our day-to-day lives to the environmental desolation driven by gold mining in the Amazon, the gold trade continues to...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-02-04
Collection : Resources
Format(s) : ePub
19,10
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Télécharger le livre :  A Brief Eternity

There is one fundamental thing that has changed in our societies since 1950: life has got longer. Over the last few generations, 20 or 30 years have been added to the duration of our lives. But after the age of 50, human beings experience a kind of suspension: no longer...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-02-03

Format(s) : ePub
20,26
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Télécharger le livre :  American Political Thought

How do Americans think about foundational political questions? Covering the full span of U.S. history, American Political Thought: An Invitation offers a lively yet sophisticated overview of the nature and dynamics of American Political Thought for students and general...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-02-02

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Can Democracy Safeguard the Future?

Our democracies repeatedly fail to safeguard the future. From pensions to pandemics, health and social care through to climate, biodiversity and emerging technologies, democracies have been unable to deliver robust policies for the long term. In this book, Graham Smith...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-02-01
Collection : Democratic Futures
Format(s) : ePub
11,92
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Télécharger le livre :  The Social Causes of Health and Disease

This stimulating book has become a go-to text for understanding the role that social factors play in the experience of health and many diseases.This extensively revised and updated third edition offers the most compelling case yet that stress, poverty, unhealthy...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-28

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Migration and Political Theory

Migration dominates contemporary politics across the world, and there has been a corresponding surge in political theorizing about the complex issues that it raises. In a world in which borders seem to be solidifying while the number of displaced people soars, how...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-28
Collection : And Political Theory
Format(s) : ePub
19,10
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Télécharger le livre :  Anarchism

Is it possible to abolish coercion and hierarchy and build a stateless, egalitarian social order based on non-domination? There is one political tradition that answers these questions with a resounding yes: anarchism.   In this book, Carissa Honeywell offers an...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-28
Collection : Key Concepts in Political Theory
Format(s) : ePub
17,93
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Télécharger le livre :  Is Austerity Gendered?

Austerity has dominated the policy agenda in the past decade. Although it appeared to end with the COVID-19 pandemic, a return to harsh cutbacks in the future cannot be ruled out. In this incisive analysis, Diane Perrons shows that while austerity policies have...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-28
Collection : The Future of Capitalism
Format(s) : ePub
11,92
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Télécharger le livre :  The Ungovernable Society

Rebellion was in the air. Workers were on strike, students were demonstrating on campuses, discipline was breaking down. No relation of domination was left untouched – the relation between the sexes, the racial order, the hierarchies of class, relationships in families,...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-28

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Colonial Trauma

Colonial Trauma is a path-breaking account of the psychosocial effects of colonial domination. Following the work of Frantz Fanon, Lazali draws on historical materials as well as her own clinical experience as a psychoanalyst to shed new light on the ways in which the...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-22
Collection : Critical South
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
21,52
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Télécharger le livre :  Pandemic! 2

What do sex doll sales, locust swarms and a wired-brain pig have to do with the coronavirus pandemic? Everything—according to that “Giant of Lubliana,” the inimitable Slovenian philosopher Slavoj ?i?ek. In this exhilarating sequel to his acclaimed Pandemic!: COVID-19...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-22

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  The Age of Fitness

We live in the age of fitness. Hundreds of thousands of people run marathons and millions go jogging in local parks, work out in gyms, cycle, swim, or practice yoga. The vast majority are not engaged in competitive sport and are not trying to win any medals. They just...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-22

Format(s) : ePub
23,84
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Télécharger le livre :  Latino Politics

The third edition of this popular text provides students with a comprehensive introduction to Latino political engagement in US politics. Focusing on six Latino groups – Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Cubans, Dominicans, Salvadorans, and Guatemalans – the book explores the...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-22

Format(s) : ePub
23,84
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Télécharger le livre :  What is Early Modern History?

What is Early Modern History? offers a concise guide to investigations of the era from the fifteenth to eighteenth centuries and an entry-point to larger questions about how we divide and organize the past and how the discipline of history has evolved. Merry...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-20

Format(s) : ePub
19,10
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Télécharger le livre :  Problem Spaces

In this innovative book, Celia Lury argues that the time has come for us to explore the world not only with new methods, but with a new approach to methodology itself. Fundamental changes are taking place in how we produce knowledge, how we communicate it and, indeed,...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-20

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
21,52
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Télécharger le livre :  Seven Essays on Populism

This important intervention interrogates keystone features of the dominant European theoretical landscape in the field of populism studies, advancing existing debates and introducing new avenues of thought, in conjunction with insights from the contemporary Latin...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-14
Collection : Critical South
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
19,10
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