7 edition of Political myths and economic realities found in the catalog.
|Statement||by Francis Delaisi.|
|LC Classifications||D443 .D43 1927a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 446 p.|
|Number of Pages||446|
|LC Control Number||27020115|
Myths and Realities of American Political Geography Edward L. Glaeser, Bryce A. Ward. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in December NBER Program(s):Development of the American Economy, Political Economy The division of America into red states and blue states misleadingly suggests that states are split into two camps, but along most dimensions, like political orientation, . As in all political crises, there are tribal myths and economic realities. When the myths win, policy degenerates into chaos and counterproductivity. First, let’s deal with the myths.
Valcav Smil is professor of Environment and Environmental Geography at the University of Manitoba. In this extraordinarily data rich book he discussed a number of myths and realities related to many aspects of energy. Among them are: the future of electric cars, electricity from the sun and wind, nuclear energy, speak our, and carbon sequestration/5. Poverty and Progress: Realities and Myths About Global Poverty User Review - Book Verdict. Lal's (emeritus, international development, Univ. of California Los Angeles; emeritus, political economy, Univ. Coll. London; senior fellow, Cato Inst.) extensive experience as an Indian diplomat and.
Myths & Realities: Does everyone have the opportunity to participate equally in the American political and social system? The Crime of “Driving or Shopping While Black” The Continuing Struggle Against Racism Asked & Answered: What do we mean by Jim Crow? Sex Discrimination Sexual Orientation Equality and Citizenship Status. Rather than dismissing those myths as outright falsehoods, American Government: Myths and Realities, Election Edition, encourages students to confront their preconceived notions in order to think critically about government and politics. Clearly and distinctively woven into each chapter, the myths-and-realities theme provides a pedagogical.
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Political Myths and Economic Realities Hardcover – by Francis Delaisi (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide Political myths and economic realities book formats and editionsAuthor: Francis Delaisi. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Delaisi, Francis, b.
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Introduction: The conflict of fact and fiction ()--An outline of political mythologyThe economic interdependence of the modern worldThe myth of nationalityMyth versus realityEpilogue: From the polytheism of sovereignties to economic monotheism. Responsibility: by. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Delaisi, Francis, b.
Political myths and economic realities. New York, Viking Press, (OCoLC) Introduction: The conflict of fact and fiction ()--An outline of political mythologyThe economic interdependence of the modern worldThe myth of nationalityMyth versus realityEpilogue; From the polytheism of sovereignties to economic monotheism.
In this prize-winning book, one of America's most distinguished political scientists explores the dynamics and consequences of campaign finance in America and explodes many myths about this widely debated subject.
This is an updated edition, with a new chapter on the by: The New Public Management (NPM) steering concept became translated and led by different national administrative traditions and paths, and differently absorbed, accepted and adjusted to national and international interests and politics.
The book discuss the realm of those processes and economic and social consequences. He combines intellectual political–economic history with the modern Austrian theory of the market process to challenge the premises and uses of mainstream neoclassical economics. The Political Myths and Economic Realities of the Welfare State The Political Myths and Economic Realities of the Welfare State Richard M.
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Written in plain English, not academic jargon, this is a perfect book for college courses on globalization, economic development, and sports and society /5(2). Author Delaisi, Francis, Subjects World politics - ; World politics.; Europe - Politics and government - Contents. Introduction: The conflict of fact and fiction ().
Political Myths and Economic Realities by Delaisi, Francis. U.S.A.: Kennikat Press, There is a patch of sticker residue on the front cover. The book edges are spotted.
pages. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Size F: 8"-9" Tall mm. The author sets out to demolish the "myth" of nationalism by putting it in its proper setting and showing that it has outlived its usefulness.
The modern world is based primarily on economic foundations, and the result of the spread of industrialism has been to make all parts of the world interdependent.
"Nothing could be more timely than Henry Feingold's new book, Jewish Power in America: Myth and Reality. On the much-addled and myth-strewn subject of secret Jewish power deployed nefariously for evil purposes, his work is unpolemical, nuanced, insightful, profound, and free of Cited by: 5.
We just experienced a historic election--driven more by common political myths and less by its realities--that will impact our political and personal lives for years to come. Rather than dismissing those myths as outright falsehoods, American Government: Myths and Realities, Election Edition, encourages students to confront their preconceived notions in order to think critically about.
Political Economy of Human Rights is the first complete text covering and discussing human rights from a political economy perspective. Confronting international human rights with both global and local economic-political realities, this book entails a full shake-up of the UN led mission for human rights and the national strategies linked to it.
The book also considers the contrubtions made by feminism, sociology and anthropology to the study of gender, and suggests that it must be studied from an interdisciplinary standpoint. Masculity is seen to have economic, political and psychological roots, but the concrete development of gender must be traced in the relations of the male infant.
Greek Warfare: Myth and Realities. From the soldier's eye view of combat to the broad social and economic structures which shaped campaigns and wars, ancient Greek warfare in all its aspects has been studied more intensively in the last few decades than ever before.
Energy Myths and Realities has a more somber tone because it chronicles so many instances of naïve predictions. (Underscoring this point, the book includes a front piece quoting Publius Terentius Afer, a playright in the ancient Roman Republic, who said: “Men believe what they want to believe.”).
The ASEAN Community, integrating the political, economic and social aspects of regional cooperation, will complete its first milestone by December Expectations of tangible benefits under an ASEAN Economic Community have attracted much attention though many of.
Inside Campaign Finance: Myths and Realities. Frank J. Sorauf. Yale, $ Sorauf's latest book shows once again how little social science can teach us about how to revive our paralyzed, money-driven political system. Like an anthropologist collecting recipes from a tribe of cannibals, Sorauf studies and describes but doesn't condemn.Hans van Wees is Reader in Ancient History at University College London.
He is the author of Status Warriors: war, violence, and society in Homer and history, editor of War and Violence in Ancient Greece and joint editor of the Cambridge History of Greek and Roman Warfare/5(12).