Blood Oil

Author: Leif Wenar
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262931
Size: 18.65 MB
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In this sweeping new book, one of today's leading political philosophers, Leif Wenar, goes behind the headlines in search of the hidden global rule that thwarts democracy and development-and that puts shoppers into business with some of ...

Blood Oil

Author: Leif Wenar
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262923
Size: 57.31 MB
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In Blood Oil, Leif Wenar explains in detail how the resource curse impedes democracy and development in resource-exporting countries, but he does not stop with a simple analysis of the phenomenon.

Blood Oil

Author: Leif Wenar
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019026294X
Size: 78.14 MB
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In this sweeping new book, one of today's leading political philosophers, Leif Wenar, goes behind the headlines in search of the hidden global rule that thwarts democracy and development-and that puts shoppers into business with some of ...

How To Do Things With Pornography

Author: Nancy Bauer
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674286499
Size: 47.57 MB
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In Nancy Bauer’s view, most feminist philosophers are content to work within theoretical frameworks that are false to human beings’ everyday experiences.

States Scarcity And Civil Strife In The Developing World

Author: Colin H. Kahl
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691124063
Size: 55.47 MB
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Drawing on a wide array of social science theory, this book argues that demographically and environmentally induced conflicts are most likely to occur in countries that are deeply split along ethnic, religious, regional, or class lines, and ...

Philanthropy In Democratic Societies

Author: Rob Reich
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022633578X
Size: 28.79 MB
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We tend to think of philanthropy as unequivocally good, but as the contributors to this book show, philanthropy is also an exercise of power. And like all forms of power, especially in a democratic society, it deserves scrutiny.

Equal Recognition

Author: Alan Patten
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400850436
Size: 34.28 MB
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The book elaborates and applies its core theoretical framework by exploring several important contexts in which minority rights have been considered, including debates about language rights, secession, and immigrant integration.

Global Distributive Justice

Author: Chris Armstrong
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 113950486X
Size: 79.24 MB
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This is the first textbook to focus exclusively on issues of distributive justice on the global scale.

Democracy In Black

Author: Eddie S. Glaude, Jr.
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0804137412
Size: 75.14 MB
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"A polemic on the state of black America that argues that we don't yet live in a post-racial society"--

Bleeding Orange

Author: Jim Boeheim
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062453211
Size: 69.21 MB
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In Bleeding Orange, Boeheim recounts for the first time all the pleasures and perils of a career spent battling the "Beasts of the Big East," the NCAA, and his own fear of failure.