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Democracy for the Few

Michael Parenti - Political Science - 2010 - 336 pages
DEMOCRACY FOR THE FEW is a provocative interpretation of American Government. It shows how democracy is repeatedly violated by corporate oligopolies, and how popular forces ...
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Worldwide Conspiracy

Valentin Matcas - Social Science - 119 pages
Do we live in a fair, natural society, or in a forced, controlled, biased, artificial one? Society is controlled strongly on all levels, everybody knows it, and Society is ...
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Citizens' Initiatives in Europe: Procedures and Consequences of Agenda ...

Maija Setšlš, Theo Schiller - Political Science - 2012 - 280 pages
The contributors to this edited volume analyze and compare different kinds of citizens' initiatives, including both full scale initiatives and agenda initiatives, in eleven ...
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Presidents, Assemblies and Policy-making in Asia

Yuko Kasuya - Political Science - 2013 - 224 pages
Which Asian presidents are 'stronger' in terms of their constitutional and partisan authorities? How do they use these authorities to advance their policy agendas? This book ...
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Japan Decides 2012: The Japanese General Election

Robert Pekkanen, Steven Reed, Ethan Scheiner - Political Science - 2013 - 280 pages
In this, the first volume in a new Japanese General Election Series, an impressive roll call of contributors explores the 2012 Lower House poll, an election that was ...
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Democracy, Gender, and Social Policy in Russia: A Wayward Society

Andrea Chandler - Political Science - 2013 - 264 pages
Since the collapse of the Soviet Union a quarter of a century ago, Russia has undergone a dizzying and complex transition that has seen it transform from a communist state into ...
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The Rise of the American Corporate Security State: Six Reasons to Be Afraid

Beatrice Edwards - Political Science - 2014 - 120 pages
In the United States today we have good reasons to be afraid. Our Bill of Rights is no more. It has been rendered pointless by heavy surveillance of average citizens, political ...
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Slovakia Since Independence: A Struggle for Democracy

Minton F. Goldman - Political Science - 1999 - 247 pages
Goldman examines the difficulties and uncertainties of developing a viable democratic society in Slovakia. After a review of Slovak-Czech relations following the founding of ...
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Progressivism and the New Democracy

Sidney M. Milkis, Jerome M. Mileur - Political Science - 1999 - 302 pages
A wide-ranging appraisal of the legacy of progressivism. The essays, written by a group of political scientists and historians, explore the impact of progressivism on domestic ...
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