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  • Download E-books Liberty Is No War on Women PDF

    By Sabrina Schaeffer

    The Left has accused supporters of restricted govt of waging a “War on Women.” In Liberty is not any struggle on ladies, Lukas and Schaeffer take this cost aside. They reveal that liberals’ recipe for ever-bigger executive backfires on ladies by means of eroding chance and precise monetary safety, and clarify how returning strength to the folks is the true key to women’s freedom. As Lukas and Schaeffer finish, the “War on ladies” rhetoric is essentially insulting to autonomous ladies and may be soundly rejected through all americans.
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  • Download E-books Does Feminism Discriminate Against Men?: A Debate PDF

    By Warren Farrell

    Does feminism provide a much-needed voice to ladies in a patriarchal international? Or is the realm probably not patriarchal? Has feminism started to point the taking part in box in a global within which ladies are extra frequently paid much less at paintings and abused at domestic? Or are ladies paid both for a similar paintings and never abused extra at domestic? Does feminism help equality in schooling and within the army, or does it discriminate opposed to males by way of ignoring such concerns as male-only draft registration and boys lagging at the back of in school?
    The simply booklet of its sort, this quantity deals a pointy, energetic, and provocative debate at the effect of feminism on males. Warren Farrell--an overseas best-selling writer and chief in either the early women's and present men's movements--praises feminism for starting thoughts for girls yet criticizes it for demonizing males, distorting info, and undervaluing the family members. In reaction, James P. Sterba--an acclaimed thinker and ardent recommend of feminism--maintains that the feminist circulation supplies a long-neglected voice to ladies in a male-dominated global and that males aren't an oppressed gender in trendy the United States. Their wide-ranging debate covers own concerns, from love, intercourse, relationship, and rape to family violence, divorce, and baby custody. Farrell and Sterba additionally glance through their contrasting lenses at systemic concerns, from the college approach to the legal justice method; from the media to the army; and from overall healthiness care to the workplace.
    A excellent booklet to get scholars considering and debating, Does Feminism Discriminate opposed to males? A Debate is perfect for classes in gender stories, sociology, psychology, economics, feminist philosophy, and modern ethical concerns. it's also compelling analyzing for a person attracted to the way forward for women and men.
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  • Download E-books Corruption: Expanding the Focus PDF

    By Manuhuia Barcham

    Fresh years have visible an exceptional upward thrust in curiosity within the subject of corruption, leading to a emerging call for for compatible educating fabrics. This edited assortment brings jointly diversified methods to the learn of corruption — the 1st represented by means of a wide, practically-oriented literature dedicated to choosing the factors of corruption, assessing its occurrence and dealing out find out how to carry it below keep watch over; the second one via a smaller selection of serious literature in political conception and highbrow historical past that addresses conceptual and ancient matters enthusiastic about how corruption could be, and the way it's been, understood — and makes use of the second one to mirror at the first. This assortment can be of curiosity to post-graduate scholars in political technology, legislations, sociology, public coverage and improvement reviews, to senior public servants, and to execs operating in multilateral corporations, NGOs and the media.
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  • Download E-books The ASEAN Regional Security Partnership: Strengths and Limits of a Cooperative System (New Security Challenges) PDF

    By Angela Pennisi di Floristella

    ASEAN's function as a safety supplier continues to be mostly an issue of scholarly debate. during the lens of the idea that of nearby safeguard partnership, this ebook uncovers a extra nuanced realizing of ASEAN means, highlighting either its advantages and fragilities in dealing with conventional and rising protection difficulties.
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  • Download E-books The Indolence of the Filipino PDF

    The Indolence of the Filipino is a socio-political essay released in los angeles solidaridad in Madrid in 1890. It used to be written by means of José Rizal as a reaction to the accusation of Indio or Malay indolence. He admits the life of indolence one of the Filipinos, however it will be attributed to a few purposes. He strains its reasons to components similar to the weather and social problems. He defends the Filipinos by means of announcing that they're through nature now not indolent, simply because in reality, even earlier than the arriving of Spaniards, Filipinos were engaged in financial actions comparable to agriculture and exchange. Indolence accordingly has extra deeply rooted motives similar to abuse and discrimination, inactiveness of the govt, rampant corruption and crimson tape, flawed doctrines of the church and improper examples from a few Spaniards who lead lives of indolence which finally resulted in the deterioration of Filipinos values. finally, Rizal sums up the most reasons of indolence to the constrained education and schooling Filipino natives obtain and to the shortcoming of nationwide sentiment and harmony between them. schooling and liberty, in response to Rizal, often is the therapy to Filipino indolence.
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  • Download E-books Techniques of Propaganda and Persuasion PDF

    Open your eyes to the ways in which the media attempts to persuade you with the main whole creation to propaganda to be had, ideas of Propaganda and Persuasion. half I examines 11 of the most well-liked suggestions, together with Card Stacking, fake Dilemmas, and the facility of the Bandwagon. half II explores the makes use of, either confident and unfavorable, of propaganda and teaches the reader tips to rationally learn propagandists' arguments. With over a hundred illustrations and examples, this richly illustrated booklet will educate you to acknowledge propaganda on the earth round you. each one hugely informative bankruptcy contains end-of-unit dialogue questions that may spark conversations in any school room. it is a school room variation for college students.
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  • Download E-books NATO's Further Enlargement: Determinants and Implications for Defense Planning and Shaping PDF

    By Thomas S. Szayna

    Within the Nineteen Nineties, NATO all started a process expansion and transformation to stay suitable in Europe's put up chilly warfare defense surroundings. As a part of its dedication to expansion, it admitted 3 new members―Poland, Hungary, and the Czech Republic in 1999 and has plans to confess extra international locations sooner or later. NATO's expansion has profound army implications for the U. S. and its allies by way of destiny making plans and shaping suggestions. either were pushed essentially by way of political imperatives, no longer via a feeling of direct risk, yet by means of an environment-shaping time table of democratization and integration. This file develops and applies an analytical framework for wondering the determinants of destiny NATO growth, the explicit protection demanding situations they pose, and shaping rules that will relief in addressing those demanding situations.
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