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The Triumph of Injustice: How the Rich Dodge Taxes and How to Make Them Pay
By W. W. Norton & Company
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ean: 9781324002727, isbn: 1324002727,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
America’s runaway inequality has an engine: our unjust tax system.Even as they became fabulously wealthy, the ultra-rich have had their taxes collapse to levels last seen in the 1920s. Meanwhile, working-class Americans have been asked to pay more. The Triumph of Injustice presents a forensic investigation into this dramatic transformation, written by two economists who revolutionized the study of inequality. Eschewing anecdotes and case studies, Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman offer a compre

A Republic, If You Can Keep It
By Crown Forum
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Justice Neil Gorsuch reflects on his journey to the Supreme Court, the role of the judge under our Constitution, and the vital responsibility of each American to keep our republic strong. As Benjamin Franklin left the Constitutional Convention, he was reportedly asked what kind of government the founders would propose. He replied, “A republic, if you can keep it.” In this book, Justice Neil Gorsuch shares personal reflections, speeches, and essays that focus o

Resistance (At All Costs): How Trump Haters Are Breaking America
By Twelve
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
Wall Street Journal columnist and bestselling author Kim Strassel argues how the all-out ''Resistance'' has become dangerously reckless in its obstruction of President Trump.Among the most consistent and aggressive criticisms of Donald Trump is that he is a threat to American democracy -- a human wrecking ball demolishing our most basic values and institutions. Resistance (At All Costs) makes the opposite case -- that it is Trump's critics, in their zeal to oppose the president, who are undermin

The Education of an Idealist: A Memoir
By Dey Street Books
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER “This is a wonderful book. […] The interweaving of Power’s personal story, family story, diplomatic history and moral arguments is executed seamlessly―and with unblinking honesty.” ― THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN, The New York Times Book Review “Honest, personal, revealing… about the development of a young woman’s inner strength and self-knowledge.” ― COLM TÓIBÍN, author of Brooklyn and Nora Webster “Truly engrossing.

Maoism: A Global History
By Knopf
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'Revelatory and instructive… [a] beautifully written and accessible book’ --The Times (London) For decades, the West has dismissed Maoism as an outdated historical and political phenomenon. Since the 1980s, China seems to have abandoned the utopian turmoil of Mao’s revolution in favour of authoritarian capitalism. But Mao and his ideas remain central to the People’s Republic and the legitimacy of its Communist government. With disagreements and conflicts between China and the West on t

A Theory of Justice
By Belknap Press
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mpn: 14606360, ean: 9780674000780, isbn: 0674000781,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Since it appeared in 1971, John Rawls's A Theory of Justice has become a classic. The author has now revised the original edition to clear up a number of difficulties he and others have found in the original book.Rawls aims to express an essential part of the common core of the democratic tradition--justice as fairness--and to provide an alternative to utilitarianism, which had dominated the Anglo-Saxon tradition of political thought since the nineteenth century. Rawls substitutes the ideal of t

Chinese Spies: From Chairman Mao to Xi Jinping
By Hurst
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
In 1920s Shanghai, Zhou Enlai founded the first Chinese communist spy network, operating in the shadows against nationalists, Western powers and the Japanese. The story of Chinese spies has been a global one from the start.Unearthing previously unseen papers and interviewing countless insiders, Roger Faligot's astonishing account reveals nothing less than a century of world events shaped by Chinese spies. Working as scientists, journalists, diplomats, foreign students and businessmen, they've be

Hitler: A Global Biography
By Basic Books
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
From a prize-winning historian, the definitive biography of Adolph HitlerHitler offers a deeply learned and radically revisionist biography, arguing that the dictator's main strategic enemy, from the start of his political career in the 1920s, was not communism or the Soviet Union, but capitalism and the United States. Whereas most historians have argued that Hitler underestimated the American threat, Simms shows that Hitler embarked on a preemptive war with the United States precisely because h

Almanac of American Politics 2020
By Columbia Books. Inc.
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
The 2020 Almanac of American Politics remains the gold standard of accessible political information, relied on by everyone involved, invested or interested in politics in America. Highly regarded for its in-depth analysis and comprehensive profiles of every congressional district, state, governor and member of Congress, The Almanac is the tool you need to better understand the context of the people and perspectives shaping the issues that matter to you.The Almanac of American Politics is the mus

Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice
By SAGE Publications, Inc
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The Fourth Edition of Peter G. Northouse’s bestselling Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice provides readers with a clear overview of the complexities of practicing leadership and concrete strategies for becoming better leaders. The text is organized around key leader responsibilities such as creating a vision, establishing a constructive climate, listening to outgroup members, and overcoming obstacles. Three interactive components in every chapter―self assessment questionnaires

Public Policy: Politics, Analysis, and Alternatives
By CQ Press
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
In Public Policy: Politics, Analysis, and Alternatives, students come to understand how and why policy analysis is used to assess policy alternatives. To encourage critical and creative thinking on issues ranging from the federal deficit to health care reform to climate change, authors Michael Kraft and Scott Furlong introduce and fully integrate an evaluative approach to policy. The Sixth Edition of Public Policy offers a fully revised, concise review of institutions, policy actors, and major t

Family Therapy: Concepts and Methods (11th Edition)
By Pearson
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0134300742.   Long considered the standard of excellence—the best introduction and guide to the practice of family therapy available—this accessible resource explores the rich history and contemporary practice of the entire field. Thorough, thoughtful, fair, and balanced, Family Therapy by Michael P. Nichols presents ideas a

Effective Police Supervision
By Routledge
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Outstanding first-line supervisors are essential to the success of any law enforcement agency, yet many officers lack the supervision training necessary to excel. Effective Police Supervision immerses readers in the group behaviors and organizational dynamics supervisors must master in order to lead their teams and to help create an effective police department. Combining behavioral theory and updated case studies, this core text, now in its eighth edition, is a vital tool for all college studen

Civil War Volumes 1-3 Box Set
By Vintage
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Foote's comprehensive history of the Civil War includes three compelling volumes: Fort Sumter to Perryville, Fredericksburg to Meridian, and Red River to Appomattox. Collected together in a handsome boxed set, this is the perfect gift for any Civil War buff. Fort Sumter to Perryville ''Here, for a certainty, is one of the great historical narratives of our century, a unique and brilliant achievement, one that must be firmly placed in the ranks of the masters.'' —Van Allen Bradley, Chicago Dail

Introducing Public Administration
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138666344, isbn: 1138666343,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
Now in an extensively revised 9th edition, Introducing Public Administration provides students with the conceptual foundation they need, while introducing them to important trends in the discipline. Known for its lively and witty writing style, this beloved textbook examines the most important issues in the field of public administration through the use of examples from various disciplines and modern culture. This unique approach captivates students and encourages them to think critically about

The Expanding Family Life Cycle: Individual, Family, and Social Perspectives
By Pearson
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ean: 9780205968060, isbn: 0205968066,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0134057279.   Updated, expanded, and more comprehensive than ever, this new Fifth Edition a classic family therapy resource, The Expanded Family Life Cycle, gives readers a solid understanding of human development and the life cycle. Featured are a groundbreaking integration of individual development within a systemic context disc

By the People: Debating American Government, Brief Edition
By Oxford University Press
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mpn: 9780190298890, ean: 9780190298890, isbn: 0190298898,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
The past two years have been anything but ''politics as usual'' in the United States.By The People, Brief Third Edition, reflects the dynamism of American government and politics with new teaching and learning tools that prepare students to ENGAGE, THINK, and DEBATE now more than ever before.In a storytelling approach that weaves contemporary examples together with historical context, By the People: Debating American Government, Brief Third Edition, explores the themes and ideas that drive the g

Classics of Public Administration
By imusti
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ean: 9781305639034, isbn: 1305639030,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
With this newly expanded eighth edition of CLASSICS OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, authors Jay M. Shafritz and Albert C. Hyde introduce students to the principles of public administration via the most significant scholarly writings on the topic. Straightforward and informative, this text begins its discussion with Confucius in ancient China and continues to today's political scientists. This edition includes 17 new readings and addresses the key fields of public administration: bureaucracy, organizat

Designing and Managing Programs: An Effectiveness-Based Approach (SAGE Sourcebooks for the Human Services)
By imusti
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ean: 9781483388304, isbn: 1483388301,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
The Fifth Edition of the classic Designing and Managing Programs for human services helps readers grasp the meaning and significance of measuring performance and evaluating outcomes. Authors Peter M. Kettner, Robert M. Moroney, and Lawrence L. Martin, all leaders in the field, incorporate the principles of effectiveness-based planning as they address the steps of designing, implementing, and evaluating a human services program at the local agency level. Meaningful examples at every stage of the

Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780190686918, isbn: 019068691X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Revised and updated throughout, the fourth edition of Ancient Greece presents the political, social, cultural, and economic history and civilization of ancient Greece in all its complexity and variety. Written by six leading authorities on the classical world, this captivating study covers the entire period from the Bronze Age through the Hellenistic Era.FEATURES* Uniquely in-depth coverage of social and cultural topics including women and family life, material culture, religion, law, homosexual

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