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REFUGE: TRANSFORMING A BROKEN REFUGEE SYSTEM

By: Betts, Alexander

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Penguin: 2018

Seller ID: RWARE0000043422

ISBN: 0141984708

Condition: Very Good


Europe is facing its greatest refugee crisis since the Second World War, ye t the institutions responding to it remain virtually unchanged from those c reated in the post-war era. Going beyond the scenes of desperation which ha ve become all-too-familiar in the past few years, Alexander Betts and Paul Collier show that this crisis offers an opportunity for reform if internati onal policy-makers focus on delivering humane, effective and sustainable ou tcomes - both for Eu... View more info

EVERY NATION FOR ITSELF: WINNERS AND LOSERS IN A G-ZERO WORLD

By: Bremmer, Ian

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Portfolio Penguin: 2013

Seller ID: RWARE0000044078

ISBN: 067092105X

Condition: Very Good


Following the acclaim for The End of the Free Market, Ian Bremmer is back w ith Every Nation for Itself, now in paperback, where he addresses the next big issue for the shifting world economy. 'Smart and snappy ... provides the most cogent prediction of how the politi cs of a post-America world will play out' New Statesman What happens when nobody's running the world? The United States is in financial crisis and can't hold onto the reins of t he G-20. But China has no... View more info

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RED STATE, BLUE STATE, RICH STATE, POOR STATE: WHY AMERICANS VOTE THE WAY T HEY DO

By: Gelman, Andrew

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000044034

ISBN: 069113927X

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


On the night of the 2000 presidential election, Americans sat riveted in fr ont of their televisions as polling results divided the nation's map into r ed and blue states. Since then the color divide has become a symbol of a cu lture war that thrives on stereotypes--pickup-driving red-state Republicans who vote based on God, guns, and gays; and elitist, latte-sipping blue-sta te Democrats who are woefully out of touch with heartland values. Red State , Blue State, Rich S... View more info

THE END OF POWER: FROM BOARDROOMS TO BATTLEFIELDS AND CHURCHES TO STATES, W HY BEING IN CHARGE ISN'T WHAT IT USED TO BE

By: Naim, Moises

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Basic Books: 2014

Seller ID: RWARE0000044070

ISBN: 0465065694

Condition: Near Fine


The provocative bestseller explaining the decline of power in the twenty-fi rst century-in government, business, and beyond Power is shifting-from large, stable armies to loose bands of insrugents, f rom corporate leviathans to nimble start-ups, and from presidential palaces to public squares. But power is also changing, becoming harder to use and easier to lose. In The End of Power, award-winning columnist and former For eign Policy editor Moisés Naím illuminates the... View more info

AGE OF AMBITION: CHASING FORTUNE, TRUTH AND FAITH IN THE NEW CHINA

By: Osnos, Evan

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2015

Seller ID: RWARE0000044085

ISBN: 0099589974

Condition: Like New


*WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 2014* A young army captain who risked execution to swim from free-market Taiwan t o Communist China. A barber who made $150 million in the gambling dens of Macau. The richest woman in China, a recycling tycoon known as the 'Wastepaper Que en'. Age of Ambition describes some of the billion individual lives that make up China's story - one that unfolds on remote farms, in glittering mansions, and in the halls of power of the world's lar... View more info

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THE ACLU VS. AMERICA: EXPOSING THE AGENDA TO REDEFINE MORAL VALUES

By: Osten, Craig

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: B&H Books: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000044008

ISBN: 0805440453

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. As a result of the work of the American Civil Liberties Union and their war on America, we now live in a country where the church has been progressively silenced, parental authority has been undermined, children are less safe, and human life continues to be cheapened-both at birth and death. While the ACLU and its allies in the ... View more info

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THE NEW DEALERS: POWER POLITICS IN THE AGE OF ROOSEVELT

By: Schwarz, Jordan A.

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Vintage: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000043967

ISBN: 0679747818

Condition: Very Good


This bold new analysis of the New Deal dramatically revises our vision of t he Roosevelt legacy -- and of the new relation between government and busin ess it made a central fact of American life. With impressive scholarship an d narrative brio, Jordan A. Schwarz persuasively demonstrates that the New Deal's architects sought not merely to save an endangered American capitali sm but to integrate economically underdeveloped regions of the nation withi n the scope of a dyn... View more info

GLOBALIZATION AND ITS DISCONTENTS

By: Stiglitz, Joseph E.

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Gardners Books: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000044087

ISBN: 014101038X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This powerful, unsettling book gives us a rare glimpse behind the closed do ors of global financial institutions by the winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Economics. Renowned academic economist Joseph E. Stiglitz served seven y ears in Washington, as chairman of President Clinton's Council of Economic Advisers and as chief econom... View more info