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Conservatives Against CapitalismFrom the Industrial Revolution to Globalization

Conservatives Against Capitalism: From the Industrial Revolution to Globalization

Peter Kolozi

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231166522
eISBN:
9780231544610
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166522.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Few beliefs seem more fundamental to American conservatism than faith in the free market. Yet throughout American history, many of the major conservative intellectual and political figures have ... More

Faithful to SecularismThe Religious Politics of Democracy in Ireland, Senegal, and the Philippines

Faithful to Secularism: The Religious Politics of Democracy in Ireland, Senegal, and the Philippines

David T. Buckley

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231180061
eISBN:
9780231542449
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231180061.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Religion and democracy can make tense bedfellows. Secular elites may view religious movements as conflict-prone and incapable of compromise, while religious actors may fear that anticlericalism will ... More

How the Gloves Came OffLawyers, Policy Makers, and Norms in the Debate on Torture

How the Gloves Came Off: Lawyers, Policy Makers, and Norms in the Debate on Torture

Elizabeth Grimm Arsenault

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231180788
eISBN:
9780231543255
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231180788.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

The treatment of detainees at Abu Ghraib prison, Guantánamo Bay, and far-flung CIA "black sites" after the attacks of 9/11 included cruelty that defied legal and normative prohibitions in U.S. and ... More

Japan's Security RenaissanceNew Policies and Politics for the Twenty-First Century

Japan's Security Renaissance: New Policies and Politics for the Twenty-First Century

Andrew L. Oros

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231172615
eISBN:
9780231542593
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231172615.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

For decades after World War II, Japan chose to focus on soft power and economic diplomacy alongside a close alliance with the United States, eschewing a potential leadership role in regional and ... More

Health Care as a Right of CitizenshipThe Continuing Evolution of Reform

Health Care as a Right of Citizenship: The Continuing Evolution of Reform

Gunnar Almgren

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231170130
eISBN:
9780231543316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170130.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

While the Obama administration's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) has expanded health care coverage for millions of Americans, it has fallen short in offering universal health care to ... More

Left-Wing MelancholiaMarxism, History, and Memory

Left-Wing Melancholia: Marxism, History, and Memory

Enzo Traverso

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231179423
eISBN:
9780231543019
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231179423.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The fall of the Berlin Wall marked the end of the Cold War but also the rise of a melancholic vision of history as a series of losses. For the political left, the cause lost was communism, and this ... More

Protection Amid ChaosThe Creation of Property Rights in Palestinian Refugee Camps

Protection Amid Chaos: The Creation of Property Rights in Palestinian Refugee Camps

Nadya Hajj

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231180627
eISBN:
9780231542920
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231180627.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

The right to own property is something we generally take for granted. For refugees living in camps, in some cases for as long as generations, the link between citizenship and property ownership ... More

China's HegemonyFour Hundred Years of East Asian Domination

China's Hegemony: Four Hundred Years of East Asian Domination

Ji-Young Lee

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231179744
eISBN:
9780231542173
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231179744.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Many have viewed the tribute system as China's tool for projecting its power and influence in East Asia, treating other actors as passive recipients of Chinese domination. China's Hegemony sheds new ... More

Centrifugal EmpireCentral-Local Relations in China

Centrifugal Empire: Central-Local Relations in China

Jae Ho Chung

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231176200
eISBN:
9780231540681
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231176200.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Despite the destabilizing potential of governing of a vast territory and a large multicultural population, the centralized government of the People’s Republic of China has held together for decades, ... More

Governance in the New Global DisorderPolitics for a Post-Sovereign Society

Governance in the New Global Disorder: Politics for a Post-Sovereign Society

Daniel Innerarity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231170604
eISBN:
9780231542258
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170604.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

When we talk about globalization, we tend to focus on its social and economic benefits. In Governance in the New Global Disorder, the political philosopher Daniel Innerarity considers its unsettling ... More

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