Political Science

ONE NATION UNDECIDED: CLEAR THINKING ABOUT FIVE HARD ISSUES THAT DIVIDE US

Written by Schuck, Peter H
A unique primer on how to think intelligently about the thorniest public issues confronting us today
March 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 440 Pages |
$29.95

TERROR IN FRANCE: THE RISE OF JIHAD IN THE WEST

Written by Kepel, Gilles
The virulent new brand of Islamic extremism threatening the West
May 9, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 240 Pages |
$29.95

GREAT LEVELER: VIOLENCE AND THE HISTORY OF INEQUALITY FROM THE STONE AGE TO THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY

Written by Scheidel, Walter
How only violence and catastrophes have consistently reduced inequality throughout world history
January 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 536 Pages |
$35.00

HITLER'S AMERICAN MODEL: THE UNITED STATES AND THE MAKING OF NAZI RACE LAW

Written by Whitman, James Q
How American race law provided a blueprint for Nazi Germany Nazism triumphed in Germany during the high era of Jim Crow laws in the United States. Did the American regime of racial oppression in any way inspire the Nazis? The unsettling answer is yes.
February 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 224 Pages |
$24.95

EXCEPTIONAL AMERICA: WHAT DIVIDES AMERICANS FROM THE WORLD AND FROM EACH OTHER

Written by Jouet, Mugambi
Why did Donald Trump follow Barack Obama into the White House? Why is America so polarized? And how does American exceptionalism explain these social changes?
April 3, 2017 | Hardcover | University of California Press | 376 Pages |
$29.95

BUILDING THE NEW AMERICAN ECONOMY: SMART, FAIR, AND SUSTAINABLE

Written by Sachs, Jeffrey D
In this passionate and powerful book--part manifesto, part plan of action--the renowned economist Jeffrey D. Sachs offers a practical strategy to move America, seemingly more divided than ever, toward a new consensus: sustainable development. Sustainable development is a holistic approach that emphasizes economic, social, and environmental objectives in shaping policy.
February 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Columbia University Press | 152 Pages |
$17.95

PATH OUT OF POVERTY

Written by Farmer, Paul
"If you have come here to help me, you are wasting your time. But if you have come because your liberation is bound up with mine, then let us work together."
December 19, 2023 | Hardcover | PublicAffairs | 336 Pages |
$28.00

MUGGED: RACIAL DEMAGOGUERY FROM THE SEVENTIES TO OBAMA

Written by Coulter, Ann
"Few things are as rare as an honest book about race. This is one of the very few, and one of the very best."
August 27, 2013 | Paperback | Sentinel | 326 Pages |
$16.00

INSANE CLOWN PRESIDENT

Written by Taibbi, Matt
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Dispatches from the 2016 election that provide an eerily prescient take on our democracy's uncertain future, by the country's most perceptive and fearless political journalist. In twenty-five pieces from Rolling Stone--plus two original essays--Matt Taibbi tells the story of Western civilization's very own train wreck, from its tragicomic begin
January 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Spiegel & Grau | 352 Pages |
$26.00

BEST DEMOCRACY MONEY CAN BUY: A TALE OF BILLIONAIRES & BALLOT BANDITS

Written by Palast, Greg
A close presidential election in November could well come down to contested states or even districts--an election decided by vote theft? It could happen this year. Based on Greg Palast and Robert F.
October 4, 2016 | Paperback | Seven Stories Press | 272 Pages |
$14.95

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