MAHAJAN, R: The New Crusade America’s War on Terrorism

 The New Crusade America's War on Terrorism, book coverMahajan, Rahul. The New Crusade America’s War on Terrorism. Monthly Review Press, 2002. ISBN: 9781583670705. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26182) $10.00

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Examines the main issues surrounding the war on terrorism. Index. 160p.

HABAKKUK, HJ: Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750

 Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750, book coverHabakkuk, H. J. Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750. Leicester University Press, 1972. ISBN: 0718511034. Unmarked text. Good. Paperback. (#26163) $12.00

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Covers pre-industrial patterns, the demographic revolution in the late 18th century, the 19th century fall of fertility, present population patterns, the “three stages” theory of population growth, and thoughts for the future. Notes. 110p.

NEAL, P: Liberalism and its Discontents

Neal, Patrick. Liberalism and its Discontents. New York University Press, 1997. ISBN: 0814757987. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26161) $12.00

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Presents the leading academic theories and accounts of liberalism. Argues that a turn in in direction is necessary if liberalism is to become genuinely responsive to the diversity of modes of life in the twenty-first century. 209p. Index.

TOCH, T: In the Name of Excellence: The Struggle to Reform the Nation’s Schools, Why It’s Failing and What Should be Done

Toch, Thomas. In the Name of Excellence: The Struggle to Reform the Nation’s Schools, Why It’s Failing and What Should be Done. Oxford University Press, 1991. ISBN: 0195057619. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. 325p. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26160) $12.00

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The first in-depth report card on the nation’s vast drive during the 1980s to reform its troubled public schools. Topics include origins, a report card, and more. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Written by Thomas Toch, an American educational journalists.

DAEDALUS: What Future for the State? (Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences: Volume 124, No. 2, Spring 1995)

DAEDALUS: What Future for the State?, book cover Graubard, Stephen R. (editor). Daedalus: What Future for the State? (Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences: Volume 124 / No. 2 / Spring 1995). American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1995. Umarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26159) $12.00

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Articles include “Reflections on Japan’s Postwar State” by Masaru Tamamoto, “The Diminished Nation-State: A Study in the Loss of Economic Power” by Vincent Cable, “The Defective State” by Susan Strange, “The New World Order, Incorporated: The Rise of Business and the Decline of the Nation-State” by Vivien A. Schmidt. Other authors include Rogers Brubaker, Chris Hann, Geoff Eley, Stephen J. Del Rosso Jr., and Daniel Deudney. 229p.

DILL, M: Germany: A Modern History

 Germany: A Modern History, book coverDill, Marshall Jr. Germany: A Modern History. University of Michigan Press, 1961. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket under clear protective cover.Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26158) $16.00

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Opens with the formation of modern Germany (to 1500) and move to the Two Germanies (1949). 10 maps. 468+pp. Index. Suggested readings. Title in the University of Michigan History of the Modern World series edited by Allan Nevins and Howard M. Ehrmann.

ARTISTOTLE: Introduction to Aristotle. A Modern Library Book

 Introduction to Aristotle. A Modern Library Book, book coverAristotle; McKeon, Richard (editor). Introduction to Aristotle. A Modern Library Book, 1947 (copyright). Unmarked inside. Edited with a general introduction to the particular works by Richard McKeon. No dust jacket. Good. Hardcover. (#26153) $12.00

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The essence of Aristotle’s philosophy in a volume of over 650 pages, including Organon, Physics, Ethics, On the Soul, Metaphysics, Politics and Poetics. Modern Library edition.