Bureaucracy, Policy, And The Public

Hindu Pluralism: Religion and the Public Sphere in Early Modern South India (South Asia Across the Disciplines)

Hindu Pluralism: Religion and the Public Sphere in Early Modern South India (South Asia Across the Disciplines) by Elaine M. Fisher
English | Feb. 24, 2017 | ISBN: 0520293010 | 301 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

In Hindu Pluralism, Elaine M. Fisher complicates the traditional scholarly narrative of the unification of Hinduism. By calling into question the colonial categories implicit in the term “sectarianism,” Fisher’s work excavates the pluralistic textures of precolonial Hinduism in the centuries prior to British intervention.

Foreign Policy and the Media: The US in the Eyes of the Indonesian Press  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at July 15, 2017
Foreign Policy and the Media: The US in the Eyes of the Indonesian Press

Foreign Policy and the Media: The US in the Eyes of the Indonesian Press by Jarno S. Lang
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137594934 | 255 Pages | PDF | 4.5 MB

This book analyzes the response of the Indonesian press to American foreign policy during the administrations of Presidents Bush and Obama.

US Foreign Policy and the Multinational Force in Lebanon: Vigorous Self-Defense  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at July 14, 2017
US Foreign Policy and the Multinational Force in Lebanon: Vigorous Self-Defense

US Foreign Policy and the Multinational Force in Lebanon: Vigorous Self-Defense by Corrin Varady
English | 5 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319539728 | 288 Pages | PDF | 14.21 MB

This book offers a fresh perspective on the impact of the US intervention in Lebanon in 1982 and the decision-making drivers that led the Reagan Administration into the Lebanese Civil War.

Neoliberalization, Universities and the Public Intellectual  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at July 12, 2017
Neoliberalization, Universities and the Public Intellectual

Neoliberalization, Universities and the Public Intellectual: Species, Gender and Class and the Production of Knowledge by Heather Fraser, Nik Taylor
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137579080 | 142 Pages | PDF | 3.7 MB

This book employs an an intersectional feminist approach to highlight how research and teaching agendas are being skewed by commercialized, corporatized and commodified values and assumptions implicit in the neoliberalization of the academy.
British Broadcasting and the Public-Private Dichotomy: Neoliberalism, Citizenship and the Public Sphere

British Broadcasting and the Public-Private Dichotomy: Neoliberalism, Citizenship and the Public Sphere by Simon Dawes
English | 10 Aug. 2017 | ISBN: 3319500961 | 239 Pages | PDF | 3.53 MB

This text offers a theoretical engagement with the ways in which private and public interests - and how those interests have been understood - have framed the changing rationale for broadcasting regulation, using the first century of UK broadcasting as a starting point. Unlike most books on broadcasting,

Shakespeare, Popularity and the Public Sphere  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at July 8, 2017
Shakespeare, Popularity and the Public Sphere

Shakespeare, Popularity and the Public Sphere by Jeffrey S. Doty
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1107163374 | 218 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB

Urban Encounters: Art and the Public  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at June 30, 2017
Urban Encounters: Art and the Public

Martha Radice, Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier, "Urban Encounters: Art and the Public (Culture of Cities)"
ISBN: 0773550054, 0773550062 | 2017 | PDF | 352 pages | 75 MB

US Foreign Policy and the Multinational Force in Lebanon: Vigorous Self-Defense  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at June 30, 2017
US Foreign Policy and the Multinational Force in Lebanon: Vigorous Self-Defense

US Foreign Policy and the Multinational Force in Lebanon: Vigorous Self-Defense by Corrin Varady
English | 5 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319539728 | 288 Pages | PDF | 14.21 MB

This book offers a fresh perspective on the impact of the US intervention in Lebanon in 1982 and the decision-making drivers that led the Reagan Administration into the Lebanese Civil War. Based on newly released archival materials from high level Washington officials such as President Reagan,

Us Foreign Policy and the Iran Hostage Crisis  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 8, 2017
Us Foreign Policy and the Iran Hostage Crisis

Us Foreign Policy and the Iran Hostage Crisis by David Patrick Houghton
English | January 24th, 2007 | ISBN: 0521805090 | 271 Pages | True PDF | 1.04 MB

Why did Iranian students seize the American embassy in Tehran in 1979? Why did the Carter administration launch a rescue mission, and why did it fail so spectacularly? This book answers these and other puzzles using an analogical reasoning approach that highlights the role of historical analogies in decision making. Using interviews with key decision makers on both sides, Houghton provides an original analysis of one of the United States' greatest foreign policy disasters of recent years. The book will interest students and scholars of foreign policy analysis and international relations.
Speaking Power to Truth: Digital Discourse and the Public Intellectual (Athabasca University Press)

Speaking Power to Truth: Digital Discourse and the Public Intellectual (Athabasca University Press) by Michael Keren
English | Dec. 17, 2015 | ISBN: 1771990333 | 216 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Online discourse has created a new media environment for contributions to public life, one that challenges the social significance of the role of public intellectuals―intellectuals who, whether by choice or by circumstance, offer commentary on issues of the day. The value of such commentary is rooted in the assumption that, by virtue of their training and experience, intellectuals possess knowledge―that they understand what constitutes knowledge with respect to a particular topic, are able to distinguish it from mere opinion, and are in a position to define its relevance in different contexts.