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Human Liberty and Freedom of Speech

by Baker, C. Edwin

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Published
1992
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9780195079029
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1992. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from a small crease to one corner tip) with no inscriptions. viii + 385 pages. The author develops a liberty theory of freedom of speech, disputing the dominant 'marketplace of ideas' theory of the First Amendment that maintains that the truth will be discovered through… Read more
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Towards Smaller Government - The Second Wave of the Revolution

by Blackwell, Lord

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Published
2001
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Fine
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First
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9781903219300
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London: Centre for Policy Studies, 2001. A Fine unmarked copy. 26 pages. This contains the text of the lecture delivered by Lord Blackwell on the occasion of the 2001 Annual Meeting of the Centre or Policy Studies. Comprises: Introduction; Britain's Tradition of Liberty; The Third Way Threat; The Need for a New Wave of the Revolution; Making the Case. … Read more
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How Would a Patriot Act? - Defending American Values from a President Run Amok

by Greenwald, Glenn

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Published
2006
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780977944002
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San Francisco: Working Assets Publishing, 2006. A Fine unmarked copy. 128 pages. Glenn Greenwald, a constitutional law attorney, journalist and blogger, was not a political man. Not liberal, not conservative. To his thinking, the United States was generally on track and would remain forever centrist. But that has changed. A creeping extremism has taken hold of the federal government… Read more
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World Orders, Old and New - With a New Epilogue

by Chomsky, Noam

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Published
1997
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Fine
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9780745313207
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London: Pluto Press, 1997. A Fine unmarked copy. 343 pages. In this widely acclaimed study of global politics, Noam Chomsky offers a devastating critique of conventional definitions of the 'new world order'. It is, he argues, nothing more than an ingenious piece of 'historical engineering', wherby the pretexts for the Cold War - nuclear threat, Eastern Bloc menace -… Read more
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Ending the Crisis of Capitalism or Ending Capitalism?

by Amin, Samir

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Published
2011
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781906387808
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Cape Town: Pambazuka Press, 2011. A Fine unmarked copy. 199 pages. With his usual verve and sharpness Samir Amin examines the factors that brought about the 2008 financial collapse and explores the systemic crisis of capitalism after two decades of neoliberal globalisation. He lays bare the relationship between dominating oligopolies and the globalisation of the world economy. The current… Read more
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Masters of War - Latin America and U.S. Aggression from the Cuban Revolution Through the Clinton Years

by Nieto, Clara

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Published
2001
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9781583225455
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New York: Seven Stories Press, 2001. A Very Good+ unmarked copy which has a little creasing to front cover and to the corner of first page, some shelf marking to lower closed edge, internally Fine. 623 pages. Translated from the Spanish by Chris Brandt. Foreword by Howard Zinn. In the book Clara Nieto demonstrates that United States… Read more
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The New Politics of Crime and Punishment

by Matthews, Roger and Young Jock (edited by)

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Published
2003
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Very Good
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9781903240915
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Devon: Willan, 2003. A Very Good + clean and unmarked copy which has a mark to the top edge (looks like a small cigarette burn) which does not affect the inside of the book. xi + 260 pages. The political climate in the UK has changed dramatically over the past decade. There have been a number of important policy… Read more
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The Sorrows of Empire - Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic

by Johnson, Chalmers

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Published
2004
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9781859845783
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New York: Verso, 2004. A near Fine unmarked copy with no inscriptions which has a few minor marks to fore edge. Dustjacket has a crease to front inner flap and to front lower edge. First UK edition. 389 pages. Professor Johnson scrutinises the policies, past and present, that have led to American imperialism and the massive defense spending and… Read more
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Hegemony or Survival - America's Quest for Global Dominance

by Chomsky, Noam

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Published
2003
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780241142509
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London: Hamish Hamilton, 2003. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. First UK edition, First printing. 278 pages. The United States is in the process of staking out not just the globe, but the last unarmed spot in our neighbourhood - the skies - as a militarized sphere of influence. Our earth and its… Read more
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The Crisis of American Foreign Policy - Wilsonianism in the Twenty-first Century

by Ikenberry, G. John and Knock, Thomas J. and Slaughter, Anne-Marie and Smith, Tony

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Published
2011
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Very Good
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9780691150018
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Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2011. A Very Good+ unmarked copy with no inscriptions but with top corner creases to 6 pages. 157 pages. Was George W. Bush the true heir of Woodrow Wilson, the architect of liberal internationalism? Was the Iraq War a result of liberal ideas about America's right to promote democracy abroad? In the book,… Read more
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US Foreign Policy After the Cold War - Global Hegemon or Reluctant Sheriff?

by Cameron, Fraser

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Published
2010
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Fine
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9780415358651
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Oxfordshire: Routledge, 2010. A Fine unmarked copy with no inscriptions. Second edition updated. The book provides a comprehensive introduction to the main actors and machinery of American foreign policy. It also offers an assessment of the foreign policy records of the Clinton and the two Bush administrations. It examines how America struggled to find a defining role in the… Read more
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Speaking Back - The Free Speech Versus Hate Speech Debate

by Gelber, Katharine

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Goldring Books
Published
2002
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Fine
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First Edition
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9789027226914
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Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing, 2002. A Fine unmarked copy in laminated boards free from inscriptions. As new. ix + 176 pages. Discourse Approaches to Politics, Society and Culture Series that investigate from a linguistic/discourse-analytic point of view. The book proposes an original policy framework for addressing hate speech. Gelber argues that a policy designed to provide support… Read more
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Cambridge: Polity Press, 1995. A Very Good+ unmarked copy with no inscriptions which has a little creasing to corner tips. xiii + 288 pages. Professor Falk has emerged as one of the outstanding thinkers concerned with the major global problems of the late 20th century. He contends that human society is caught between a capital-driven globalization and a territorially-rooted revival… Read more
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The Wilsonian Century - U.S. Foreign Policy Since 1900

by Ninkovich, Frank

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Published
1999
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780226581361
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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1999. A Very Good+ unmarked copy with no inscriptions but with top corner creases to 4 pages. 320 pages. With this book Professor Ninkovich offers a striking examination of Woodrow Wilson's influence on 20th century US foreign policy. He argues that the Wilsonian outlook, far from being a crusading, utopian doctrine, was a… Read more
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Beyond Terror and Martyrdom - The Future of the Middle East

by Kepel, Gilles

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Published
2008
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780674031388
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University, 2008. A Fine unmarked copy with no inscriptions. 328 pages. Since 2001, two dominant worldviews have clashed in the global arena: a neoconservative nightmare of an insidious Islamic terrorist threat to civilized life, and a jihadist myth of martyrdom through the slaughter of infidels. Across the airwaves and on the ground,… Read more
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Edmund Burke - His Life and Legacy

by Crowe, Ian (editor)

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Published
1997
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781851823062
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Dublin: Four Courts Press, 1997. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. 221 pages. Portrait frontispiece. This collection of essays marks the bicentenary of the death of Edmund Burke and brings together the latest international perspectives and research on Burke's legacy from academics and politicians across two continents, acknowledging Burke's considerable legacy to Briish… Read more
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The Strange Death of Socialist Britain - Post War British Politics

by Cosgrave, Patrick

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Published
1992
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780094714304
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London: Constable, 1992. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. 271 pages. 17 illustrations. Patrick Cosgrave, the well-known political writer and biographer, here considers the history of British politics from 1945 to the present day. The first period stretches from 1945-1951, in which year the Conservatives returned to power. The second period runs from… Read more
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A Peace Policy for Europe

by Brandt, Willy

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780030730405
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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969. Gilt title and motif on blue cloth boards which are very clean and unmarked with no wear. Internally there is light foxing to fore and top edges else very clean, tight and unmarked. A Very Good+ copy. Dustjacket is VG and is not price clipped. Willy Brandt (1913-1992) was Vice Chancellor, Foreign… Read more
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A Funny Thing Happened... - Conservative Anecdotes

by Cope, Sir John

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Goldring Books
Published
1991
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780905899046
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Cambridge: Colt, 1991. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket. Foreword by Christopher Patten. Published in association with Conservative Central Office. The M.P. author has assembled prize anecdotes from other Members of Parliament, Ministers, Peers and officials of the Conservative party. Witty, quirky and often hilarious, these anecdotes uncover the humour in all aspects of political life, and are an… Read more
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Socialism Explained

by Crozier, Brian and Seldon, Arthur

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Published
1984
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780907671060
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London: The Sherwood Press, 1984. A Very Good clean, tight and unmarked copy apart from a little light foxing to inside front cover and a very small indentation to front. A lively analysis of the socialist movement in Britain and other countries and concludes that socialism is bound to fail. Illustrated with cartoons by Michael Cummings. … Read more
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