History & Theory
epub |eng | 2019-02-27 | Author:Robert Gildea [Gildea, Robert]

8 Hubris and Nemesis: Iraq, the Colonial Fracture and Global Economic Crisis At 8.45 a.m. on Tuesday 11 September 2001, American Airlines Flight 11 flew into the North Tower of ...
( Category: History & Theory October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-30 | Author:Ira Shapiro [Shapiro, Ira]

• 10 • Investigating the Russian Connection As Election Day 2016 approached, Richard Burr, the two-term Republican senator from North Carolina, expected to coast to an easy reelection, suddenly faced ...
( Category: Legislative Branch October 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-23 | Author:Daron Acemoglu & James A. Robinson

Repression on the Finca While a smallholder coffee economy, and together with it a type of Shackled Leviathan, developed in Costa Rica, coffee expanded in Guatemala too, but in a ...
( Category: Comparative Politics October 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-02 | Author:Kathleen Sears

Bolshevik Leadership As a successful revolutionary party possessing immense moral authority over the International, the Bolsheviks used their own experience in Russia to guide the delegates. In the underdeveloped world, ...
( Category: Communism & Socialism September 30,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-23 | Author:James Traub

CHAPTER SEVEN The Great Society Goes Up in Flames Liberalism had unleashed forces that its leaders could neither control nor keep within the confines of traditional political negotiation. —THOMAS BYRNE ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism September 25,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Eric Foner

THE RATIFICATION OF the Fifteenth Amendment marked the completion of the second founding. But constitutional provisions are not self-enforcing, nor do they automatically command universal acquiescence. It quickly became clear ...
( Category: Legislative Branch September 25,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-31 | Author:Peter Linebaugh [Linebaugh, Peter]

Black Panthers Although the symbol itself arose from the voter registration campaigns of the south (Lowndes County), the Black Panther Party, founded in 1966, quickly became an organization of the ...
( Category: Democracy September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-19 | Author:Asad Durrani

The World’s Best A few years after 9/11, ISI was sometimes declared the best of its kind in the world. Though gratified, it took me back to the period when ...
( Category: Asian September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-12 | Author:Extinction Rebellion

The key lesson about all structural political change is this: disruption works. Without disruption there is no economic cost, and without economic cost the guys running this world really don’t ...
( Category: History & Theory September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-09 | Author:Philip Zelikow

A Final Settlement for Germany Between April and late July 1990, diplomatic attention centered on the allied effort to persuade Gorbachev and his government to accept the Western approach for ...
( Category: Diplomacy September 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-07 | Author:Howard Zinn

You’re talking about a largely unregulated set of industries but also a time when money was tied to the value of gold and silver. It seemed that a set of ...
( Category: Democracy September 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-05 | Author:Winston S. Churchill [Winston, Churchill]

After all these perturbations, alarums and excursions among the Germans, we must now return to the Russian side. Rennenkampf and his Generals had been staggered by the Battle of Gumbinnen. ...
( Category: History & Theory September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:T K Oesterreich [Oesterreich, T K]

There was no mistaking the excitement and confusion that prevailed on their arrival. The girl was in one of her terrible seizures, and had to be held down by half ...
( Category: Wicca September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-13 | Author:Homer [Homer]

( Category: History & Theory September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Alec MacGillis

* * * In Inez, the traces of the Martin County Coal slurry spill are still everywhere. The embankment along meandering Coldwater Creek, once lined with cherry and walnut trees, ...
( Category: Legislative Branch September 6,2019 )