Political & Social Science

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“This book isn’t the proverbial canary in the coal mine, it is a sharply written guide to getting enough oxygen to that lovely songbird so it can fly to freedom in less particulate polluted air.”

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". . . bound to be a starting point for further research into minority groups in the U.S. and abroad."

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"Kepel skilfully knits together the threads of unemployment in France’s urban departements and how fake news and conspiracy theories help to quickly move the process of radicalizat

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“Elizabeth Warren continues to be a forceful advocate for the needs of ordinary, hard-working Americans . . .”

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The urban doughnut, in planning parlance, has inverted.

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The Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits cruel and unusual punishment at the hands of the government.

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Understanding Trump is one of those books that can be quickly pasted together and sold in an airport bookstore. . . .

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As Donald Trump might claim, we are the largest audience to witness what is possibly the biggest ever corporate coup, the takeover of a country.

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“Radicals Chasing Utopia could influence you to chase after some of these utopian organizations and ideas, or make you want to flee from them just the same.”  

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Ever since Donald Trump’s election to the presidency, the words “white working class” have had a hocus-pocus power in American politics.

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“The Strange Death of Europe may be one of the most important philosophical books of our time.”

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Americans should pay close attention to Malcolm Nance.

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On any given day, the daily tumult of presidential politics and the reconfigured political paradigm have given voters a new set of keywords and phrases that bedevil the Administration and have the

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Atlanta is an alpha city, playing a significant role on the world stage as a major transportation hub and influential financial and economic center with key national and global functions.

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Wallace Shawn is, by his own admission, a lucky man. Through no particular talent or effort on his part, he wound up on the privileged side of the class divide.

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“The criminal justice system is in need of a seismic shift, and Kelley, Pitman, and Streusands' proposal is exactly the kind of major change needed.”

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“The book is a roadmap to where the ‘immoral’ crosses the line to the ‘illegal,’ a boundary not fixed, but a terrain of social struggle that shifts over time.”

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Anyone interested in gender equality is by now used to Rwanda coming very high on the international gender scoreboards.

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“provides a firm foundation for understanding the effect the women’s movement had on the political process.”

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This timely publication addresses much of the misinformation about the trans community that persists despite increasing media coverage both popular and serious.

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Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of State, has worked for both presidents of the Bush clan, through the Gulf War and the Iraq provocation, and into the current presidential cabinet.

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Every generation spawns a handful of academics who become public intellectual rock stars resonating across a broad swath of social concerns far beyond their specific specializations.

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Camille Paglia’s relentlessly controversial public persona and pronouncements tend to overshadow her actual work.

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Teaching teenagers is a calling. Despite limited social respect and wages that sometimes border on mere subsistence, dedicated professionals heed the call. The job is not easy.

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