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Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few

Do you recall a time when the income of a single schoolteacher or baker or salesman or mechanic was enough to buy a home, have two cars, and raise a family? Robert Reich does - in the 1950s his fathe..

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See No Evil: New Zealand's Betrayal of the People of West Papua

See No Evil issues a challenge to New Zealanders. The book begins by relating the little-known history of West Papua, but its focus is on the impact of New Zealand's foreign policy on the indigenous M..

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Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism

You thought capitalism was permanent? Think again. David Harvey unravels the contradictions at the heart of capitalism - its drive, for example, to accumulate capital beyond the means of investing it,..

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Shariah Law: Questions and Answers

Shariah law is a subject that is misunderstood and misrepresented by many in the West. More than simply a system of law, it is concerned with a set of values and rules that are essential to the unders..

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Shortest Way Home: One mayor's challenge and a model for America's future

Once described by the Washington Post as "the most interesting mayor you've never heard of," Pete Buttigieg, the thirty-seven-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana, has now emerged as one of the natio..

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Shot Down

On 17 July 2014, Malaysian Airlines MH17 was shot out of the sky above the Ukraine. Aboard were 298 people, 38 of whom were Australians. No one survived. Subsequently it was shown that the airlin..

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Siege: Trump Under Fire

With Fire and Fury, Michael Wolff defined the first phase of the Trump administration; now, in Siege, he has written an equally essential and explosive book about a presidency that is under fire from ..

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Silent Invasion: China's influence in Australia

In 2008 Clive Hamilton was at Parliament House in Canberra when the Beijing Olympic torch relay passed through. He watched in bewilderment as a small pro-Tibet protest was overrun by thousands of angr..

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Skripal Files: The Life and Near Death of a Russian Spy

4th March 2018, Salisbury, England. Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were enjoying a rare and peaceful Sunday spent together, completely unaware they had been poisoned with the deadly nerve ..

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Sleepwalking To Armageddon: The Threat of Nuclear Annihilation

Pioneering antinuclear activist Helen Caldicott assembles the world's leading nuclear scientists and thought leaders to assess the political and scientific dimensions of the threat of nuclear war toda..

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Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man

Edward Snowden, a young computer genius working for America's National Security Agency, blew the whistle on the way this frighteningly powerful organisation uses new technology to spy on the entire pl..

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Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man

Edward Snowden, a young computer genius working for America's National Security Agency, blew the whistle on the way this frighteningly powerful organisation uses new technology to spy on the entire pl..

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So You Want to Talk About Race

In So You Want to Talk About Race, Editor at Large of The Establishment Ijeoma Oluo offers a contemporary, accessible take on the racial landscape in America, addressing head-on such issues as privile..

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Social and Political Philosophy: Contemporary Perspectives

Social and Political Philosophy introduces some of the most important topics in contemporary political philosophy and questions whether these can be accommodated within the framework of liberal theory..

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Social Investment

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Spectres of Revolt

In 1848, Karl Marx declared that a communist specter was haunting Europe. In 1994, Jacques Derrida considered how the specter of Marx would haunt the post-Cold War world. In Specters of Revolt Gilman-..

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Spy Named Orphan: The Enigma of Donald Maclean, A

Donald Maclean was a star diplomat, an establishment insider and a keeper of some of the West's greatest secrets. He was also a Russian spy... Codenamed 'Orphan' by his Russian recruiter, Maclean..

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Stalin: The Georgian student priest who became one of the 20th century's most notorious mass murderers

Stalin, to borrow Churchill's phrase, is 'a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma'. There are still heated arguments about how precisely we should judge the Georgian student priest who grew up ..

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Stardust and Substance: The New Zealand General Election of 2017

Stardust and Substance captures some of the magic of Jacinda Ardern's extraordinary seven-and-a-half weeks' campaign, defeating a National government in power for nine years. The story of her se..

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State and Revolution, The

In July 1917, when the Provisional Government issued a warrant for his arrest, Lenin fled from Petrograd; later that year, the October Revolution swept him to supreme power. In the short intervening p..

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Still Counting: Wellbeing, Women's Work and Policy Making: 2018

30 years ago, Marilyn Waring's ground-breaking book Counting for Nothing was released. Waring explained, through meticulous economic analysis, how the success of the global economy rests on women's un..

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Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam

The Sunday Times number one bestseller The Strange Death of Europe is a highly personal account of a continent and culture caught in the act of suicide. Declining birth-rates, mass immigration an..

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Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story

According to Dr King, this memoir is the chronicle of 50,000 Negroes who took to heart the principles of nonviolence, who learned to fight for their rights with the weapon of love, and who in the proc..

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Struggle for Sovereignty: New Zealand and Twenty-First Century Statehood

In the era of public choice and free markets, does the New Zealand state still have the best interests of its individual citizens at heart? Since 1984, as Margaret Wilson argues, the shift to a neo-li..

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Syrian Conflict, The: The Role of Russia, Iran and the US in a Global Crisis

This book explores the global impact of the Syrian conflict, and the roles of Russia, Iran and the US in its wake. It looks closely at origins of political turmoil in the Middle East and North Africa ..

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Syrian Dust: Reporting from the Heart of the War

In 2013, hundreds of journalists rush to Damascus after a chemical weapons attack brings the war in Syria to the front page. When Obama decides not to bomb, they go, leaving behind them 200,000 estima..

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Tax and Fairness

The world has changed a lot in the last thirty years, but New Zealand's tax system hasn't. Since the 1980s New Zealand's taxation policy has remained the same, despite substantial economic and social ..

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Team of Vipers

After standing at Donald Trump's side on Election Night, Cliff Sims joined him in the West Wing as Special Assistant to the President and Director of White House Message Strategy. He soon found h..

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Terror and Taboo: The Follies, Fables and Faces of Terrorism

Terror and Taboo is about the mythology of terrorism; it is an exploration of the ways we talk about terrorism. It offers incontestable evidence to support the idea that we give power to terrorism by ..

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Terrorism and Communism: A Reply to Karl Kautsky

Written in the white heat of revolutionary Russia's Civil War, Trotsky's Terrorism and Communism is one of the most potent defenses of revolutionary dictatorship. In his provocative commentary to this..

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Terrorism in Australia

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Terrorism: A Critical Introduction

In the years since 9/11, terrorism has been transformed into an issue of global significance. Terrorism and the war on terror has affected virtually every aspect of modern life, and a precise understa..

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Terrorism: Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

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The Assault On Intelligence

A blistering critique of the forces threatening the American intelligence community, beginning with the President of the United States himself, in a time when that community's work has never been hard..

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The Government and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa

With recent upheavals in the Middle East and North Africa, the eighth edition of The Government and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa has been thoroughly revised to provide a necessary, com..

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The Last Night: Anti-work, Atheism, Adventure

Our secular society seems to have finally found its new God: Work. As technological progress makes human labor superfluous, and over-production destroys both the economy and the planet, Work remains s..

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The New Islamic State: Ideology, Religion and Violent Extremism in the 21st Century

The rise of the Islamic State has dramatically forced a recalculation of political order and security in the Persian Gulf and broader Greater Middle East by the United States and its allies and advers..

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The Politics of Authoritarian Rule

What drives politics in dictatorships? Milan W. Svolik argues authoritarian regimes must resolve two fundamental conflicts. Dictators face threats from the masses over which they rule - the problem of..

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The Shadow President: The Truth About Mike Pence

Little-known outside his home state until Donald Trump made him his running mate, Mike Pence - who proclaims himself a Christian first, a conservative second, and a Republican third - has long worn a ..

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Theories of Violent Conflict: An Introduction 2E

This revised and updated second edition introduces students of violent conflict to a variety of prominent theoretical approaches, and examines the ontological stances and epistemological traditions un..

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There Will Be No Miracles Here: A memoir from the dark side of the American Dream

Casey Gerald's story begins at the end of the world: on New Year's Eve 1999, Casey gathers with the congregation of his grandfather's black evangelical church to witness the rapture. The journey that ..

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Things That Matter: Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes, and Politics

From America's preeminent columnist, named by the Financial Times the most influential commentator in the nation, the long-awaited collection of Charles Krauthammer's essential, timeless writings. A..

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Third Revolution: Xi Jinping and the New Chinese State

In The Third Revolution, eminent China scholar Elizabeth C. Economy provides an incisive look at the transformative changes underway in China today. Chinese leader Xi Jinping has unleashed a powerful ..

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This Fight is Our Fight: The Battle to Save Working People

'Nevertheless, she persisted' has become a rallying cry for millions of those fed up with phony promises and governments that no longer serve their people. In this passionate, inspiring book, fiery U...

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This is Not America

What has happened to America, and what's become of the American dream? Behind the self-confident image of world's most influential country we now see a nation tearing itself apart, its people angry an..

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This Realm of New Zealand

This royal throne of kings, this scepter'd isle, . . .This precious stone set in the silver sea, . . .This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, . . .- William Shakespeare, King Richard II New Zealand..

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Thou Shalt Innovate: How Israeli Ingenuity Repairs the World
Thousand Small Sanities, A

The New York Times-bestselling author offers a stirring defence of liberalism against the dogmatisms of our time Not since the early twentieth century has liberalism, and liberals, been und..

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Threads: From the Refugee Crisis

In the French port town of Calais, the historic home of the lace industry, a city within a city has arisen. This new town, known as the Jungle, is the home of thousands of refugees, mainly from the Mi..

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Three Dimensions of Freedom, The

We live in a world where strongman politics are rising; neo-liberalism has hollowed out political parties; and corporations have undermined democracy. Ordinary voters feel helpless to effect change, r..

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To Obama: A People's History

One of the most important politics books of the year, To Obama is a record of a time when politics intersected with empathy. `The real story of Obama's America' Sunday Times Every day, Presi..

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