Books in category Political Science – Political Freedom & Security

  • Protecting Rights and Freedoms

    Protecting Rights and Freedoms
    P. Bryden, Steven Davis, John Russell

  • Critical Masses

    Critical Masses
    Russell J. Dalton

    This book investigates how citizens in the United States and Russia have used the democratic process to force their governments to address the horrendous environmental damage caused by the nuclear arms race.

  • Review of Toxicologic and Radiologic Risks to Military Personnel from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat

    Review of Toxicologic and Radiologic Risks to Military Personnel from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat
    Committee on Toxicology, Committee on Toxicologic and Radiologic Effects from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council

    The book recommends that the Army re-evaluate the basis for some of its predictions about health outcomes at low levels of exposure, but, overall, the Capstone Report was judged to provide a reasonable characterization of the exposure and …

  • Peace as a Women s Issue

    Peace as a Women’s Issue
    Harriet Hyman Alonso

  • Uneasy Balance

    Uneasy Balance
    Thomas S. Langston

    In the first book to focus on civil-military tensions after American wars, Thomas Langston challenges conventional theory by arguing that neither civilian nor military elites deserve victory in this perennial struggle.

  • Perspectives on Health and Human Rights

    Perspectives on Health and Human Rights
    Sofia Gruskin

    New issues covered in this volume include: emerging technologies; family and health; responding to violence; and methods and strategies.

  • Contemporary Human Rights Ideas

    Contemporary Human Rights Ideas
    Bertrand G. Ramcharan

    Contemporary Human Rights Ideas provides a short and accessibleintroduction to the key human rights concepts, the current debates about human rights, strategies and institutions for taking forward the global implementation of human rights, …

  • On the Margins of the World

    On the Margins of the World
    Michel Agier

    In this remarkable book Michel Agier sheds light on this process of dislocation and quarantine which is affecting an ever-growing proportion of the world's population.

  • Strategic Asia 2008 09 Challenges and Choices

    Strategic Asia 2008–09: Challenges and Choices
    Ashley J. Tellis, Mercy Kuo, Andrew Marble

  • Liberty Under Attack

    Liberty Under Attack
    Richard C. Leone, Gregory Anrig, C Leone

    Presents a collection of writings that examine the curtailments of civil liberties that have been enacted in the name of security following the terror attacks of September 11, 2001.

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