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America Transformed: Sixty Years of Revolutionary Change, 1941–2001
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written by Richard M. Abrams, 1932- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 367 page(s)
This 2006 book examines the period 1941–2001 during which time the character of American life changed rapidly, culminating in the shattering of the liberal Democratic coalition. Revolutions in the areas of affluence, foreign policy, the military, business systems, racial relations, gender roles, sexual behavior...
written by Richard M. Abrams, 1932- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 367 page(s)
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Beyond Totalitarianism: Stalinism and Nazism Compared
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edited by Sheila Fitzpatrick, 1941- and Michael Geyer, 1947- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 2008), 550 page(s)
These essays rethink the nature of Stalinism and Nazism and establish a new methodology for viewing their histories that goes well beyond outdated twentieth-century models of totalitarianism, ideology, and personality. They offer a new understanding of the intertwined trajectories of socialism and nationalism in E...
edited by Sheila Fitzpatrick, 1941- and Michael Geyer, 1947- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 2008), 550 page(s)
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Border Identities: Nation and State at International Frontiers
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edited by Hastings Donnan, 1953- and Thomas M. Wilson, fl. 1999 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1998, originally published 1998), 316 page(s)
This book offers fresh insights into the complex and various ways in which international frontiers influence cultural identities. Ten anthropological case studies describe specific international borders in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North America, and bring out the importance of boundary politics, and the diverse f...
edited by Hastings Donnan, 1953- and Thomas M. Wilson, fl. 1999 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1998, originally published 1998), 316 page(s)
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Cambridge Latin American Studies, No. 58, The Agrarian Question and the Peasant Movement in Colombia: Struggles of the National Peasant Association, 1967–1981
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written by Leon Zamosc, fl. 1986; edited by Simon Collier, fl. 1986, in Cambridge Latin American Studies, No. 58 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 1986), 308 page(s)
In this book, Leon Zamosc provides an account of the history of ANUC and its struggle on three main fronts: for land, for the defence of the colonists, and for the protection of smallholders. The main focus of the book is on the land struggles. Professor Zamosc adopts a structural perspective, examining the agrari...
written by Leon Zamosc, fl. 1986; edited by Simon Collier, fl. 1986, in Cambridge Latin American Studies, No. 58 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 1986), 308 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics, Contesting Citizenship in Latin America: The Rise of Indigenous Movements and the Postliberal Challenge
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written by Deborah J. Yashar, fl. 1996, in Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 2005), 389 page(s)
In the twentieth century, indigenous people in Latin America started to speak out, mobilize, and organize in unprecedented ways. This book asks: why are indigenous people mobilizing now and why only in specific places? This book answers these questions with insight into their advancement and reform of democracy.
written by Deborah J. Yashar, fl. 1996, in Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 2005), 389 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics, The Marketing of Rebellion: Insurgents, Media, and International Activism
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written by Clifford Bob, 1958-, in Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 2005), 255 page(s)
How do a few Third World political movements become global causes célèbres, while most remain isolated? This book rejects dominant views that needy groups readily gain help from selfless nongovernmental organizations (NGOs). Instead, they face a Darwinian struggle for scarce resources where support goes to the s...
written by Clifford Bob, 1958-, in Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 2005), 255 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law, Interpretation and Revision of International Boundary Decisions
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written by Kaiyan Homi Kaikobad; edited by John S. Bell, fl. 2007 and James Crawford, fl. 2007, in Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 396 page(s)
This book seeks to comment upon the nature, scope and effect of two important remedies in the adjudication of boundary disputes, namely the remedies of interpretation and revision. It examines these remedies by looking at their basic legal nature and the principles on which these remedies can be applied.
written by Kaiyan Homi Kaikobad; edited by John S. Bell, fl. 2007 and James Crawford, fl. 2007, in Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 396 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law, War Crimes in Internal Armed Conflicts
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written by Eve La Haye, fl. 2008, in Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008), 446 page(s)
Does international law make individuals responsible for perpetrating war crimes during civil wars? If so, how can that responsibility be enforced? Eve La Haye discusses the feasibility of national and international prosecutions and the means to bring to justice those who have committed such crimes.
written by Eve La Haye, fl. 2008, in Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008), 446 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in International Relations, 54, The Internationalization of Environmental Protection
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edited by Miranda A. Schreurs, 1963- and Elizabeth C. Economy, fl. 1997, in Cambridge Studies in International Relations, 54 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1997, originally published 1997), 240 page(s)
An important contribution to debates on international environmental cooperation. Seven original case studies show how the internationalization of environmental protection efforts is altering policy-making processes, policy outcomes, and the effectiveness of policy implementation.
edited by Miranda A. Schreurs, 1963- and Elizabeth C. Economy, fl. 1997, in Cambridge Studies in International Relations, 54 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1997, originally published 1997), 240 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in the History and Theory of Politics, Revolution Principles: The Politics of Party 1689–1720
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written by J. P. Kenyon, 1927-1996, in Cambridge Studies in the History and Theory of Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2003, originally published 1977), 266 page(s)
The period from 1680 to about 1720 was one of the most complex and difficult in the history of British politics, to contemporaries as well as to posterity. The parameters of political obligation were decisively shifted by the Revolution of 1688; statesmen and politicians had now to accustom themselves to the novel...
written by J. P. Kenyon, 1927-1996, in Cambridge Studies in the History and Theory of Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2003, originally published 1977), 266 page(s)
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