Books in category Political Science – Political Freedom & Security

  • Critical Masses

    Critical Masses
    Russell J. Dalton

    This book investigates how citizens in the United States and Russia have used the democratic process to force their governments to address the horrendous environmental damage caused by the nuclear arms race.

  • An evaluation of cap and trade programs for reducing U S carbon emissions

    An evaluation of cap-and-trade programs for reducing U.S. carbon emissions
    Terry Dinan, Christian Spoor, United States. Congressional Budget Office

    Examines the Navy's modernizations plans for amphibious and maritime prepositioning ships and their budgetary implications. Evaluates four lower-cost options for those ships. Makes no recommendations.

  • Review of Toxicologic and Radiologic Risks to Military Personnel from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat

    Review of Toxicologic and Radiologic Risks to Military Personnel from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat
    Committee on Toxicology, Committee on Toxicologic and Radiologic Effects from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council

    The book recommends that the Army re-evaluate the basis for some of its predictions about health outcomes at low levels of exposure, but, overall, the Capstone Report was judged to provide a reasonable characterization of the exposure and …

  • Uneasy Balance

    Uneasy Balance
    Thomas S. Langston

    In the first book to focus on civil-military tensions after American wars, Thomas Langston challenges conventional theory by arguing that neither civilian nor military elites deserve victory in this perennial struggle.

  • Perspectives on Health and Human Rights

    Perspectives on Health and Human Rights
    Sofia Gruskin

    New issues covered in this volume include: emerging technologies; family and health; responding to violence; and methods and strategies.

  • Defensive Internationalism

    Defensive Internationalism
    Davis B. Bobrow, Mark A. Boyer

    Defensive Internationalism is a well-written, creative and coherent synthesis of ideas that have up to now been considered irreconcilable.

  • The proceedings of the Woman s Rights Convention held at Worcester October 23d 24th 1850

    The proceedings of the Woman’s Rights Convention held at Worcester, October 23d & 24th, 1850
    National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress), Susan B. Anthony Collection (Library of Congress)

    This pamphlet includes addresses by Paulina Wright Davis, Abby Price, and Harriet K. Hunt.

  • Handbook on the Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries

    Handbook on the Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries

    The Handbook covers legal, technical and practical information deemed essential in negotiating maritime boundary delimitation between coastal states.It also contains information about the peaceful settlement of disputes where negotiations …

  • Liberty Under Attack

    Liberty Under Attack
    Richard C. Leone, Gregory Anrig, C Leone

    Presents a collection of writings that examine the curtailments of civil liberties that have been enacted in the name of security following the terror attacks of September 11, 2001.

  • The Organizational Response to Persons with Mental Illness Involved with the Criminal Justice System

    The Organizational Response to Persons with Mental Illness Involved with the Criminal Justice System
    Stephanie W. Hartwell

    The chapters in this volume offer cases with wide ranging policy implications regarding structural and functional changes institutions and organizations might consider given the confines of context and resources to improve the conditions of …

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