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  • Key to Countering Islamic Fundamentalism
    Maryam Rajavi
    Testimony before U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee's subcommittee on Terrorism, non-Proliferation, and Trade discussing ISIS and Islamic fundamentalism. The book contains Maryam Rajavi's full testimony as well as the question and answer by representatives. During the hearing, Maryam Rajavi who is the president-elect of Iran's parliament-in-exile, the National Council of Resi...
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    13,94 €

  • Cyber Warfare and Cyber Terrorism
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    217,45 €

  • A Compassionate Civilization
    Robertson Work
    We are at a turning point in the history of civilization. Anyone watching the news can understand why. Our generation faces the challenges of global warming, misogyny, racism, systemic poverty, oligarchy, and more. Some believe that this will lead to a kind of fascist, environmentally ruined dystopia. Robertson Work, who has spent decades working in poverty-stricken villages an...
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    19,88 €

  • Operation Nimrod
    Russell Phillips
    The truth behind the SAS' most famous mission.Drawing on extensive research, Operation Nimrod dispels the myths and reveals the truth of those six long days, and the dramatic rescue that thrust the SAS into the public eye.On 29th April 1980, British police assured Iran that their embassy was secure. The very next day, terrorists stormed the embassy and took twenty-six hosta...
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    14,32 €

  • Terrorist Training Camps in Iran
    NCRI- U.S. Representative Office / NCRI- U.SRepresentative Office
    The book details how  Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps trains foreign fighters in 15 various camps in Iran to export terrorism. The IRGC has created a large directorate within its extraterritorial arm, the Quds Force, in order to expand its training of foreign mercenaries as part of the strategy to step up its meddling abroad in Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Bahrain, Afghanistan and el...
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    23,24 €

  • The rise of devils
    James Crossland
    A vivid account of the rise of terrorism in the late nineteenth century and the hysterical media response it provoked ...
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    27,79 €

  • Sphere Sovereignty
    Abraham Kuyper / George Kamp
    'Sphere Sovereignty' by Abraham Kuyper offers a theological and philosophical framework, emphasizing the distinct, God-ordained authorities within various spheres of life-such as the church, state, family, and education. Kuyper argues that each sphere has its own autonomy, directly under God, without interference from the others, particularly the state. This work not only navig...
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    9,15 €

  • Agency and Ownership in Reconciliation
    Caitlin Mollica
    Drawing on the cases of South Africa, East Timor, Sierra Leone, and the Solomon Islands, examines how Truth and Reconciliation Commissions (TRCs) have engaged with youth in ways that represent their stories and reflect their substantive participatory capacity as political stakeholders. ...
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    126,81 €

  • The Political Brain
    Matt Qvortrup
    We have politics on our mind-or, rather, we have politics in different parts of our brains. In this path-breaking study, Matt Qvortrup takes the reader on a whistle stop tour through the fascinating, and sometimes frightening, world of neuropolitics; the discipline that combines neuroscience and politics, and is even being used to win elections.Putting the ’science’ back into p...
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    28,26 €

  • Fixing Congress
    Jerome F. Climer / Michael S. Johnson
    Fixing Congress educates and empowers citizens who are unhappy with Congress to renew their hopes for the first branch of government and equips them with the tools to regain control over it. ...
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    19,90 €

  • Radicalisation, counter-radicalisation, and Prevent
    Andrew Whiting / Lee Jarvis / Stuart Macdonald
    This book offers urgent exploration of how ’ordinary’ citizens understand and make sense of radicalisation and counter-radicalisation policy. ...
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    157,64 €

  • Supporting Activist Practices in Education
    In today’s educational landscape, a pressing issue looms: deeply entrenched within the system are the prevailing cultural norms that have historically perpetuated the dominance of white, middle-class values. This has, in turn, marginalized and stigmatized traditionally underrepresented student cultures as inherently deficient. As the United States educational system grapples wi...
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    301,80 €

  • Supporting Activist Practices in Education
    In today’s educational landscape, a pressing issue looms: deeply entrenched within the system are the prevailing cultural norms that have historically perpetuated the dominance of white, middle-class values. This has, in turn, marginalized and stigmatized traditionally underrepresented student cultures as inherently deficient. As the United States educational system grapples wi...
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    229,41 €

  • Security after the unthinkable
    J. Peter Burgess
    Starting with the astonishing lone-wolf terrorist attacks in Oslo and Utøyain July 2011 and the extraordinary mutation in security thinking that happened in its aftermath, this book develops an innovative theory of terrorism as the enchantment of danger. ...
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    157,16 €

  • Security after the unthinkable
    J. Peter Burgess
    Starting with the astonishing lone-wolf terrorist attacks in Oslo and Utøya in July 2011 and the extraordinary mutation in security thinking that happened in its aftermath, this book develops an innovative theory of terrorism as the enchantment of danger.. ...
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    53,94 €

  • EVIL TRAN
    Russell Russell
    Are trans women real women? Does biology count toward defining a woman? Should trans women have access to female shower rooms? Do UK people really agree with what a woman is in law? Do they even know? What exactly is Evil Tran as a social phenomenon? Why do elites in media, politics, corporations, and celebrities support transgender rights at the expense of the majority common ...
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    10,74 €

  • Life in the Fishbowl
    Guisselle Nuñez / Ron Gonzales
    Guisselle and Ron write a one-of-a-kind book that takes a deep dive into the personal side of politics that no one talks about. Real-life stories from current and former elected officials. A must-read for the aspiring candidate, elected official, their families and anyone who wants a peek into life in politics.Running for office and serving in elected office can be exhilarating...
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    19,64 €

  • The Language of Violent Jihad
    Paul Baker / Rachelle Vessey / Tony McEnery
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    35,79 €

  • American Jewish communists and the Soviet Birobidzhan project, 1924-1951
    Srebrnik Henry Felix / Viktorova Kseniia
    ENG: The American Jewish Communist movement played a major role in the politics of Jewish communities in cities such as Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, and Philadelphia, as well as many other centers, between the 1920s and the 1950s. Making extensive use of Yiddish-language books, newspapers, periodicals, pamphlets, and other materials, Dreams of Nationhood traces the i...
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    40,73 €

  • We Need People Power to Address a World in Peril
    Hardy Merriman
    In a world facing convergent crises--where authoritarianism spreads, climate change accelerates, and violent conflict surges--an urgent call echoes through these pages. Drawing insights from research and practice, this volume reveals the indispensable role of popular nonviolent movements--using tactics such as strikes, boycotts, protest, and other acts of noncooperation--to cou...
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    8,70 €

  • El canario en la mina
    Cecilia Denot
    Denot busca desmentir los principales mitos y frases hechas que circulan popularmente sobre los judíos e Israel. El canario en la mina es un intento no sólo de informar, sino también de empoderar a los lectores para que se conviertan en sujetos activos en la lucha contra el antisemitismo, ya que este mata a judíos literalmente, pero también mata, de a poco, a todo el tejido soc...
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    25,99 €

  • Women in Politics
    Mary Chung Hayashi
    'Women belong in all places where decisions are being made.'Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s words reflect a reality that has plagued the United States for centuries: We have work to do when it comes to gender-political parity.Still, trailblazing women in government have laid the groundwork for other women to follow in their footsteps, one inspirational example at a ...
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    15,78 €

  • Ciudadano Wilmito
    Alfredo Meza
    Antes del Tren de Aragua, existió Wilmito. Su historia llega a nosotros de la mano de Alfredo Meza en este libro inédito sobre la primera gobernanza criminal en Venezuela 10 ...
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    20,80 €

  • Countering Radicalisation and Terrorism
    VS Sripal
    The rise of extremist ideologies and the spread of radicalisation have emerged as critical challenges for governments and societies around the world. The use of violence to achieve political or ideological goals has resulted in tragic consequences, and the threat of terrorism continues to loom large. In response, many countries have developed policies and strategies to counter ...
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    66,36 €

  • A Guide To Security
    Stephen Kavanagh
    This book is a guide to the essential skill set and knowledge needed to meet the challenges faced in contemporary or international security industries. Covering the basics of strategy, risk, and technology from the perspective of an experienced security personnel, focusing on the ’need to know’ and tricks of the trade. The reader will benefit from an understanding of how risk m...
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    21,54 €

  • The Emerald International Handbook of Activist Criminology
    Collectively, The Emerald International Handbook of Activist Criminology explores the contemporary terrain around new and emergent issues and forms of activism, and offers cutting edge conceptualizations of the methodological and practical applications of activist engagement, solidarity, and resistance. ...
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    252,34 €

  • Hybrid Media Events
    Dr Minttu Tikka / Professor Johanna Sumiala / Professor Katja Valaskivi
    What are hybrid media events? And how do these events shape our lives in the present digital age? This book addresses these questions by explaining how terrorist violence makes global events. The empirical analyses are based on the case of Charlie Hebdo attacks in 2015 and the global circulation of solidarities and anger connected with the attacks. ...
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    44,86 €

  • The Patriot Jihadi
    Shawn Pardazi
    The Patriot Jihadi: A Child Soldier’s Transformation to A Patriot Guardian is a compelling memoir that traces the remarkable journey of Shawn Pardazi from a child soldier to a dedicated guardian of peace and security.Born into a tumultuous world, Shawn’s early years were marked by the brutal realities of war and violence. As a child soldier, he experienced firsthand the horrors...
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    14,50 €

  • Boston Marathon Bombing
    A.J. Kingston
    Introducing 'Boston Marathon Bombing: Tragedy Strikes' Book BundleStep into the heart of one of the most unforgettable and impactful events in modern history with our exclusive book bundle, 'Boston Marathon Bombing: Tragedy Strikes.' This captivating collection of four interconnected books offers an immersive and emotional exploration of the Patriots’ Day tragedy that shook the...
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    50,92 €

  • Memories of Army Life and MPs of the 529th
    R. Olin Jackson
    The Top Military Police Company in the United States Army During the 1970s. It isn’t often that one is able to maintain that his or her military unit was the top-dog in the entire United States Army, but that’s the remarkable truth regarding the 529th Military Police Company of Heidelberg, Germany in 1974 - and euphemistically for the decade of the 1970s.In the early 1970s, it ...
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    20,56 €