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Jessop, Bob - The State: Past, Present, Future, ebook

The State: Past, Present, Future

Jessop, Bob


Debates about the role and nature of the state are at the heart of modern politics. However, the state itself remains notoriously difficult to define, and the term is subject to a range of different interpretations.
In this book, distinguished

Poggi, Gianfranco - The State: Its Nature, Development and Prospects, ebook

The State: Its Nature, Development and Prospects

Poggi, Gianfranco


This book offers a fresh, accessible and original interpretation of the modern state, concentrating particularly on the emergence and nature of democracy.
Poggi presents an extensive conceptual portrait of the state, distinguishing its early characteristics

Hofmann, Philip - Solid State Physics: An Introduction, ebook

Solid State Physics: An Introduction

Hofmann, Philip


Filling a gap in the literature for a brief course in solid state physics, this is a clear and concise introduction that not only describes all the basic phenomena and concepts, but also discusses such advanced issues as magnetism and superconductivity. This textbook
assumes only basic

Bauman, Zygmunt - State of Crisis, ebook

State of Crisis

Bauman, Zygmunt


Today we hear much talk of crisis and comparisons are often made with the Great Depression of the 1930s, but there is a crucial difference that sets our current malaise apart from the 1930s: today we no longer trust in the capacity of the state to resolve the crisis and to chart a new way

West, Anthony R. - Solid State Chemistry and its Applications, ebook

Solid State Chemistry and its Applications

West, Anthony R.


Solid State Chemistry and its Applications, 2nd Edition: Student Edition is an extensive update and sequel to the bestselling textbook Basic Solid State Chemistry, the classic text for undergraduate teaching in solid state

Cacace, Mirella - The State and Healthcare, ebook

The State and Healthcare

Cacace, Mirella


The Changing Role of the State in Healthcare Financing
Achim Schmid, Mirella Cacace, Heinz Rothgang
4. The Changing Role of the State in Healthcare Service Provision
Achim Schmid, Claus Wendt
Part III. Case Studies

Ambinder, Marc - Deep State: Inside the Government Secrecy Industry, ebook

Deep State: Inside the Government Secrecy Industry

Ambinder, Marc


There is a hidden country within the United States. It was formed from the astonishing number of secrets held by the government and the growing ranks of secret-keepers given charge over them. The government secrecy industry speaks in a private language of codes and acronyms, and follows

Schattke, Wolfgang - Solid-State Photoemission and Related Methods, ebook

Solid-State Photoemission and Related Methods

Schattke, Wolfgang


Photoemission is one of the principal techniques for the characterization and investigation of condensed matter systems. The field has experienced many developments in recent years, which may also be put down to important achievements in closely related…

Hunt, Lester H. - Anarchy, State, and Utopia: An Advanced Guide, ebook

Anarchy, State, and Utopia: An Advanced Guide

Hunt, Lester H.


Anarchy, State, and Utopia: An Advanced Guide presents a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the ideas expressed in Robert Nozick’s highly influential 1974 work on free-market libertarianism—considered one of the most important and influential works of political philosophy published