Interest Group Politics

Affirmative Advocacy: Race, Class, and Gender in Interest Group Politics

Affirmative Advocacy: Race, Class, and Gender in Interest Group Politics by Dara Z. Strolovitch
English | June 30, 2007 | ISBN: 0226777405, 0226777413 | 355 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The United States boasts scores of organizations that offer crucial representation for groups that are marginalized in national politics, from women to racial minorities to the poor.
The Forging of Bureaucratic Autonomy: Reputations, Networks, and Policy Innovation in Executive Agencies, 1862-1928.

The Forging of Bureaucratic Autonomy: Reputations, Networks, and Policy Innovation in Executive Agencies, 1862-1928. by Daniel Carpenter
English | July 1, 2001 | ISBN: 0691070105 | 504 Pages | PDF | 53.51 MB

Until now political scientists have devoted little attention to the origins of American bureaucracy and the relationship between bureaucratic and interest group politics.
Anthropology, Politics, and the State: Democracy and Violence in South Asia by Jonathan Spencer (Repost)

Anthropology, Politics, and the State: Democracy and Violence in South Asia by Jonathan Spencer (Repost)
Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (August 6, 2007) | ISBN: 0521771773 | Pages: 203 | PDF | 2 MB

In recent years anthropology has rediscovered its interest in politics. Building on the findings of this research, this book offers a new way of analysing the relationship between culture and politics, with special attention to democracy, nationalism, the state and political violence.
Internalizing Globalization: The Rise of Neoliberalism and the Decline of National Varieties of Capitalism

Internalizing Globalization: The Rise of Neoliberalism and the Decline of National Varieties of Capitalism
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan | ISBN: 1403948038 | edition 2006 | PDF | 288 pages | 12,1 mb

This book explores how a wide range of countries attempt to cope with the challenges of globalization. While the internalization of globalization proceeds in significantly different ways, there is a broad process of convergence taking place around the politics of neoliberalism and a more market-oriented version of capitalism. The book examines how distinct social structures, political cultures, patterns of party and interest group politics, classes, public policies, liberal democratic and authoritarian institutions, and the discourses that frame them, are being reshaped by political actors.
The Politics of Water in Africa: The European Union's Role in Development Aid Partnership

The Politics of Water in Africa: The European Union's Role in Development Aid Partnership (International Library of African Studies) by Christopher Rowan
English | Mar. 15, 2009 | ISBN: 1845116852 | 218 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The dilemmas of African development continue to haunt both African and western institutions and governments. Here Christopher Rowan offers an original interpretation of the evolving concept of partnership as it operates within the current relationship between the European Union and the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific group.

The Project of Autonomy: Politics and Poetics Within and Against Capitalism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 9, 2016
The Project of Autonomy: Politics and Poetics Within and Against Capitalism

The Project of Autonomy: Politics and Poetics Within and Against Capitalism by Pier Vittorio Aureli
English | 1 Aug. 2008 | ISBN: 1568987943 | 80 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

A challenging and polemical argument about the Autonomia movement in Italy, a group of Italian intellectuals who produced a powerful and rigorous critique of capitalism and work in the 1960s and '70s, and its intersections with two of the most radical architectural-urban theorists of the day: Aldo Rossi and Archizoom.

Parliament Ltd: A journey to the dark heart of British politics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Nov. 3, 2016
Parliament Ltd: A journey to the dark heart of British politics

Parliament Ltd: A journey to the dark heart of British politics
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (1 ch) | Duration: 09:23:25 | 2016 | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B01COOPIA6
Size: 258 Mb | Genre: Politics

If you want to understand why politics isn't working, the first place to look is in the bank accounts of our politicians. From secret second jobs to suspicious tax avoidance schemes, British politicians continue to rake in money and consistently mislead Parliament with conflicts of interest.

Information Technologies and Global Politics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Nov. 2, 2016
Information Technologies and Global Politics

Information Technologies and Global Politics by James N. Rosenau, J. P. Singh
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0791452042 | 328 Pages | PDF | 3.6 MB

Returning to the fundamentals of political science, namely power and governance, this book studies the relationship between information technologies and global politics.

The Power of Money: Coinage and Politics in the Athenian Empire  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 2, 2016
The Power of Money: Coinage and Politics in the Athenian Empire

The Power of Money: Coinage and Politics in the Athenian Empire by Thomas J. Figueira
English | 19 Mar. 1998 | ISBN: 0812234413 | 648 Pages | PDF | 11 MB

"This superb work belongs in the libraries of all universities. Essential."–Choice "The Power of Money is a brilliant and highly original piece of scholarship on a group of inscriptions about which much has been written and whose interpretation is crucial for our understanding of the way in which Athens ruled her empire.

Race And British Electoral Politics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 11, 2016
Race And British Electoral Politics

Race And British Electoral Politics by Shamit Saggar
English | 23 Feb. 1998 | ISBN: 1857288297 | 320 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This text examines key themes pertaining to the study of race and electoral politics. Addressing an issue which is of immense topical interest, it offers comprehensive coverage of key topics.