Books in category Political Science – Civics & Citizenship

  • Soldiers to Citizens

    Soldiers to Citizens
    Suzanne Mettler

    "A hell of a gift, an opportunity." "Magnanimous." "One of the greatest advantages I ever experienced." These are the voices of World War II veterans, lavishing praise on their beloved G.I. Bill.

  • The Politics of Historic Districts

    The Politics of Historic Districts
    Bill Schmickle

    The worst thing in politics is to be right and to lose. This how-to guide will give citizens who are fighting to designate a local historic district the political know-how to win the support of fellow residents and city hall.

  • The Left Behind

    The Left Behind
    Robert Wuthnow

    Moving beyond simplistic depictions of the residents of America's heartland, The Left Behind offers a clearer picture of how this important population will influence the nation's political future.

  • No Constitutional Right to Be Ladies

    No Constitutional Right to Be Ladies
    Linda K. Kerber

    An original and compelling consideration of American law and culture, No Constitutional Right to Be Ladies emphasizes the dangers of excluding women from other civic responsibilities as well, such as loyalty oaths and jury duty.

  • Good Morning Uncle Sam

    Good Morning Uncle Sam
    Andrew Miles

    For Andrew Miles and many citizens like him, the time to raise that voice for change is now.

  • Trouble on the Far Right

    Trouble on the Far Right
    Maik Fielitz, Laura Lotte Laloire

    By taking a close look at contemporary practices and strategies of far-right actors, the present volume explores this right-ward shift of European publics and politics.

  • Il tempo dei costruttori

    Il tempo dei costruttori
    Franco Banchi

    È davvero accettabile una politica sintonizzata sulle sole emozioni, una pura democrazia di opinioni, che assomiglia sempre più a un carpe diem effimero e superficiale?

  • Speaking Rights to Power

    Speaking Rights to Power
    Alison Brysk

    Combining a normative contribution with judicious critique, this book shows how human rights rhetoric matters-and how to make it matter more.

  • Social Movements and Sexual Citizenship in Southern Europe

    Social Movements and Sexual Citizenship in Southern Europe
    Ana Cristina Santos

    This book explores the relationship between social movements, sexual citizenship and change in the context of Southern Europe.

  • South Korean Social Movements

    South Korean Social Movements
    Gi-Wook Shin, Paul Y Chang

    This book explores the evolution of social movements in South Korea by focusing on how they have become institutionalized and diffused in the democratic period.

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