Political & Social Science

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“Birds of a Feather is a powerful glimpse into the struggles of people and animals who are working to overcome trauma.”

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“Obama was a light. Trump is of the night.”

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“Extreme Cities offers a mix of postmodernism, revolutionary ideology with only a few moments of rational clarity to imagine a dystopian future shaped by the force

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With its cover image of an eroticized version of Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring this book would draw the eye on any coffee table, though what this  image says in terms of Grace Banks’

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“an empathetic, timely, and thought-provoking collection of memorable photographs documenting the entire experience of illegal immigration across our southern border from beginning to end.”

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“offers some compelling insights on how to better handle these small wars . . .”

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There is a question that is rarely asked or addressed by any constituent of the American criminal justice system.

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Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich is quite candid about his support for President Donald Trump. This fact will immediately turn off readers of a moderate, liberal, or progressive bent.

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“This book is a catalyst for a thoughtful discussion of . . . complicated and challenging issues.”

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Since the days of Athenian democracy two and a half millennia ago, the idea of “rule of the people” has acquired many versions.

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“[This] book is a must not only for specialists but for any reader trying to understand how and why U.S.-Russian relations have gone from Bill Clinton’s embrace of Boris Yeltsin to confront

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“a fascinating look at the interaction of money and politics in the early years of our republic . . .”

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“a clever, deeply informative, and often brilliant analysis of key historical forces that have pushed U.S. politics and policy dangerously starboard . . .”

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“The long collective hatred of blackness, the calculated policing of sexual difference, the intentional ghettoization of urban centers, and the lure of the American dollar are just a few of the str

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Steven Brill’s Tailspin is an astonishingly shrewd and detailed account of our modern American reality.

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In Little Shoes, author Pamela Everett has chronicled the events of a 1937 California murder of three little girls with lawyerly skill.

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Maya Dusenbery has added immensely to the literature on women’s health in her important book Doing Harm by addressing the two biggest impediments to women getting good care: “The knowledge

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Was classical Athens a democracy? If not, do some of its undemocratic ways continue to shape so-called democracies in the 21st century?

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“Who should read War on Peace? Anyone concerned with the fate of America and the world.”

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In her 1883 poem “The New Colossus,” Emma Lazarus gave the Statue of Liberty a voice and gave her a stance toward the world’s refugees that puts our own to shame: welcoming unreservedl

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In 1947 in the journal Foreign Affairs, George F.

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“Globalism contains the seeds of its own destruction.

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As Queen Elizabeth I’s 50-year reign over England entered its latter years, a controversial and gifted playwright entered the theater scene and dove head first into the social causes, psychological

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