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Political control & freedoms

Paperback. In one of greatest triumphs of the colonial and Revolutionary periods, the founders of the future US overcame religious intolerance in favour of a constitutional order dedicated to fair treatment for people's deeply held conscientious beliefs. This title presents a historical and conceptual study of the American tradition of religious freedom. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JPVH4. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 144 x 28. Weight in Grams: 530. In Defense of America's Tradition of Religious Equality. 320 pages. In one of greatest triumphs of the colonial and Revolutionary periods, the founders of the future US overcame religious intolerance in favour of a constitutional order dedicated to fair treatment for people's deeply held conscientious beliefs. This title presents a historical and conceptual study of the American tradition of religious freedom. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KBB; JPVH4. Dimension: 226 x 144 x 28. Weight: 530.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Basic Books New York
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465018536
ISBN
9780465018536

€ 19.99
€ 15.43

Paperback. Examines human rights issues in the Occupied Territories and lays out plans for a lasting peace. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBH; 1FBP; HBJF1; HBLW3; JPVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 135 x 14. Weight in Grams: 304.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Pluto Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745322483
ISBN
9780745322483

€ 32.99
€ 31.85

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804784719
ISBN
9780804784719

€ 26.99
€ 25.65

Paperback. Power, Suffering, and the Struggle for Dignity provides a solid foundation for comprehending what a human rights framework implies and the potential for greater justice in health it entails. Series: Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights. Num Pages: 336 pages, 8 illus. BIC Classification: JPVH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press United States
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812223989
ISBN
9780812223989

€ 35.99
€ 33.16

Paperback. Argues that the conventional wisdom on religion makes sense only as a strategy of intellectual and political control. It examines how nationalists, officials, missionaries and scholars in the West and the colonis defined and redefined the relationship between the political and religious. Editor(s): Peterson, Derek R.; Walhof, Darren. Num Pages: 240 pages, 11 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: HRA; JPV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 158 x 16. Weight in Grams: 390.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Rutgers University Press
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813530932
ISBN
9780813530932

€ 40.29

Hardback. The first comprehensive, authoritative study of the political, economic and social forces which led to Brexit and its likely consequences. Num Pages: 250 pages, 50 b/w illus. 21 tables. BIC Classification: JPB; JPHC; JPHF; JPVL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
250
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107150720
ISBN
9781107150720

€ 66.82

Hardcover. The twentieth century witnessed genocides, ethnic cleansing, forced population expulsions, shifting borders, and other disruptions on an unprecedented scale. This book examines the work of memory and the ethics of healing in post authoritarian societies that have experienced state-perpetrated violence. Editor(s): Silberman, Marc; Vatan, Florence. Series: Studies in European Culture and History. Num Pages: 270 pages, 18 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBG; HBLW; JFFE; JPVR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 222 x 138 x 20. Weight in Grams: 446.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137343512
ISBN
9781137343512

€ 114.20
€ 110.31

Paperback. This collection of interviews explores the role of religion in the lives of eminent South Africans who led the struggle against apartheid. Political, religious and cultural leaders share the beliefs and values that informed the moral position they adopted, often at great cost. Series: Perspectives on Southern Africa S. Num Pages: 325 pages, 2 maps, 21 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; HRA; HRCM; JPVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 150 x 230 x 20. Weight in Grams: 454. Clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
University of California Press California
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0236990
ISBN
9780520200456

€ 4.79

Paperback. Num Pages: illustrations. BIC Classification: JPVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
United Kingdom
Condition
New
SKU
V9780807033050
ISBN
9780807033050

€ 17.99
€ 14.62

Paperback. Brian Keenan's release from captivity was the first ray of hope for those hostages held in the Middle East. He describes the plight of his fellow hostages with first-hand knowledge. The language he uses reflects his past efforts as a poet in describing the pain and claustrophobia of imprisonment. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBL; BG; HBJF1; HBLW3; JPVR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 252. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAK0007907
ISBN
9780099990307

€ 4.64

Paperback. Series: Modern Library. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JFFK; JPVH1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 141 x 15. Weight in Grams: 220.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Modern Library Inc
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780375757228
ISBN
9780375757228

€ 14.99
€ 12.34

Paperback. *The autobiography of one of the greatest men of the twentieth century. * re published to coincide with the publication of Anthony Holden's biography coming from HarperCollins Num Pages: 784 pages, Section: 24. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; JPVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 50. Weight in Grams: 646.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Abacus
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349106533
ISBN
9780349106533

€ 19.99
€ 15.43

Paperback. Collects the testimonies of an occupied people - ordinary citizens, activists, children - alongside those of international aid workers and foreign visitors for a revelatory look at a population on the margins. The author amplifies the voices of the Palestinian people and lends to them her own considerable strength. Series: Manifestos for the Twenty-first Century. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBP; 3JM; JPV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 181 x 10. Weight in Grams: 114.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Seagull Books London Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
First Thus
Number of pages
120
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857420398
ISBN
9780857420398

€ 11.73

Hardback. Rethinking Japanese Public Opinion and Security argues that Japanese public opinion matters and has acted to prevent overseas military deployments involving combat while increasingly supportive of a more normal military establishment capable of autonomously defending Japanese territory. Series: Studies in Asian Security. Num Pages: 272 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; JPVK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 534. Weight in Grams: 499.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804772167
ISBN
9780804772167

€ 83.52

Paperback. Mumia Abu-Jamal's essential perspectives on black experience, race relations, freedom, justice, social change, and the future of American society. Editor(s): Fernandez, Johanna. Series: City Lights Open Media. Num Pages: 333 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFSL3; JKVQ; JPVH1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 140 x 29. Weight in Grams: 478.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
City Lights Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872866751
ISBN
9780872866751

€ 16.99
€ 16.08

Paperback. This book examines the contribution social theory can make to understanding different human rights which operate in a variety of settings. Including an introduction to the theoretical issues raised by the study of rights, it covers a range of individual and collective rights, illuminating the relationship between social theory and human rights. Series: Themes in Social Theory. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JHBA; JPVH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230551602
ISBN
9780230551602

€ 49.99

Paperback. In this book, leading social thinker Pierre Bourdieu and the artist Hans Haacke discuss contemporary art and the relations between art, politics and society. Their dialogue ranges widely from censorship and obscenity to the social conditions of artistic creativity, and focusses on the central themes in the work of both authors. Num Pages: 144 pages, 0. BIC Classification: HPCF; JFC; JHM; JPVH2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 142 x 9. Weight in Grams: 194.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745615226
ISBN
9780745615226

€ 22.74

Paperback. Argues that human beings have universal and objective needs for health and autonomy and a right to their optimal satisfaction. The authors show what such optimization would mean in practice and assess the records of developed and underdeveloped economies in meeting their citizens' needs. Num Pages: 381 pages, biography. BIC Classification: GTF; JPA; JPVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 140 x 21. Weight in Grams: 482.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
381
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333383254
ISBN
9780333383254

€ 52.42

Paperback. Editor(s): Midlo Hall, Gwendolyn. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; BGHA; JFSL3; JPV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 476.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Univ Of Minnesota Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780816679065
ISBN
9780816679065

€ 26.10

Paperback. Shows how the state systematically came to penalize homosexuality, giving rise to a regime of second-class citizenship that sexual minorities still live under today. This title looks at three key arenas of government control - immigration, the military, and welfare. Series: Politics and Society in Modern America. Num Pages: 296 pages, 6 halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBLW; JFSK; JPVH1; JWT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 428.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691149936
ISBN
9780691149936

€ 25.99
€ 23.98

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