Being of Power

The Promise of Power: The Origins of Democracy in India and Autocracy in Pakistan (Repost)

The Promise of Power: The Origins of Democracy in India and Autocracy in Pakistan by Maya Tudor
Language: English | 2013 | ISBN: 1107032962 | 258 pages | PDF | 5,05 MB

Under what conditions are some developing countries able to create stable democracies while others are perpetually prone to instability and authoritarianism?

Burkina Faso: A History of Power, Protest and Revolution  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 17, 2017
Burkina Faso: A History of Power, Protest and Revolution

Burkina Faso: A History of Power, Protest and Revolution by Ernest Harsch
English | October 15, 2017 | ISBN: 1786991365, 1786991357 | EPUB | 352 pages | 1.6 MB

Silence: The Currency of Power  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 16, 2017
Silence: The Currency of Power

Silence: The Currency of Power edited by Maria-Luisa Achino-Loeb
English | August 30, 2014 | ISBN: 1845451309, 1845451317 | PDF | 168 pages | 4.1 MB

Psychosocial Well-being of Children and Adolescents in Latin America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 13, 2017
Psychosocial Well-being of Children and Adolescents in Latin America

Psychosocial Well-being of Children and Adolescents in Latin America: Evidence-based Interventions by Jorge Castellá Sarriera, Lívia Maria Bedin
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319556002 | 339 Pages | PDF | 5.4 MB

This book discusses child well-being, with children and adolescents as key informants, from a Latin American perspective.

Spinoza's Geometry of Power (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 12, 2017
Spinoza's Geometry of Power (repost)

Spinoza's Geometry of Power by Valtteri Viljanen
English | 2011 | ISBN-10: 1107007801 | PDF | 208 pages | 1,9 MB

Aspects of Power and Authority in the Middle Ages  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 8, 2017
Aspects of Power and Authority in the Middle Ages

Brenda M Bolton, Christine E Meek, "Aspects of Power and Authority in the Middle Ages"
2008 | ISBN-10: 2503527353 | 360 pages | PDF | 9 MB

Representations of Power in Medieval Germany 800-1500  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 8, 2017
Representations of Power in Medieval Germany 800-1500

Bjorn K U Weiler, "Representations of Power in Medieval Germany 800-1500"
2006 | ISBN-10: 250351815X | 364 pages | PDF | 14 MB

Polarity, Balance of Power and International Relations Theory  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 7, 2017
Polarity, Balance of Power and International Relations Theory

Polarity, Balance of Power and International Relations Theory: Post-Cold War and the 19th Century Compared by Goedele De Keersmaeker
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319426516 | 247 Pages | PDF | 2.7 MB

This book discusses the rise of polarity as a key concept in International Relations Theory.

The Stalin Cult: A Study in the Alchemy of Power  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 7, 2017
The Stalin Cult: A Study in the Alchemy of Power

Jan Plamper, "The Stalin Cult: A Study in the Alchemy of Power"
ISBN: 0300169523 | 2012 | EPUB | 352 pages | 4 MB
The Black Eunuchs of the Ottoman Empire: Networks of Power in the Court of the Sultan

The Black Eunuchs of the Ottoman Empire: Networks of Power in the Court of the Sultan by George Junne
English | June 22nd, 2016 | ASIN: B01MFXO7SF, ISBN: 1784531545 | 272 pages | EPUB | 2.82 MB

At the height of the Ottoman Empire, black eunuchs ― rare, castrated slaves imported from ― became a key part of court politics. Unlike white eunuchs, who were only permitted outside the palace, black eunuchs had access to the harem, the Sultan's inner court. The Chief Black Eunuch, appointed personally by the Sultan, had both the ear of the leader of a vast Islamic Empire and held power over a network of spies and informers, including eunuchs and slaves throughout Constantinople and beyond.