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American BondsHow Credit Markets Shaped a Nation

American Bonds: How Credit Markets Shaped a Nation

Sarah L. Quinn

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691156750
eISBN:
9780691185613
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691156750.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Federal housing finance policy and mortgage-backed securities have gained widespread attention in recent years because of the 2008 financial crisis, but issues of government credit have been part of ... More

California Greenin'How the Golden State Became an Environmental Leader

California Greenin': How the Golden State Became an Environmental Leader

David Vogel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196176
eISBN:
9781400889594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196176.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Over the course of its 150-year history, California has successfully protected its scenic wilderness areas, restricted coastal oil drilling, regulated automobile emissions, preserved coastal access, ... More

Changing PlacesThe Science and Art of New Urban Planning

Changing Places: The Science and Art of New Urban Planning

John MacDonald, Charles Branas, and Robert Stokes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691195216
eISBN:
9780691197791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691195216.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The design of every aspect of the urban landscape—from streets and sidewalks to green spaces, mass transit, and housing—fundamentally influences the health and safety of the communities who live ... More

The Contentious Public SphereLaw, Media, and Authoritarian Rule in China

The Contentious Public Sphere: Law, Media, and Authoritarian Rule in China

Ya-Wen Lei

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196145
eISBN:
9781400887941
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196145.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Since the mid-2000s, public opinion and debate in China have become increasingly common and consequential, despite the ongoing censorship of speech and regulation of civil society. How did this ... More

The Dynamics of RiskChanging Technologies and Collective Action in Seismic Events

The Dynamics of Risk: Changing Technologies and Collective Action in Seismic Events

Louise K. Comfort

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691165370
eISBN:
9780691186023
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691165370.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Earthquakes are a huge global threat. In thirty-six countries, severe seismic risks threaten populations and their increasingly interdependent systems of transportation, communication, energy, and ... More

How to Do Things with International Law

How to Do Things with International Law

Ian Hurd

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196503
eISBN:
9781400888078
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196503.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Conventionally understood as a set of limits on state behavior, the “rule of law” in world politics is widely assumed to serve as a progressive contribution to a just, stable, and predictable world. ... More

Restoring the Global JudiciaryWhy the Supreme Court Should Rule in U.S. Foreign Affairs

Restoring the Global Judiciary: Why the Supreme Court Should Rule in U.S. Foreign Affairs

Martin S. Flaherty

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691179124
eISBN:
9780691186122
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691179124.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the past several decades, there has been a growing chorus of voices contending that the Supreme Court and federal judiciary should stay out of foreign affairs and leave the field to Congress and ... More

Safeguarding Democratic CapitalismU.S. Foreign Policy and National Security, 1920-2015

Safeguarding Democratic Capitalism: U.S. Foreign Policy and National Security, 1920-2015

Melvyn P Leffler

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196510
eISBN:
9781400888061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196510.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book gathers together decades of writing by the author, to address important questions about U.S. national security policy from the end of World War I to the global war on terror. Why did the ... More

What Makes a TerroristEconomics and the Roots of Terrorism - 10th Anniversary Edition

What Makes a Terrorist: Economics and the Roots of Terrorism - 10th Anniversary Edition

Alan B. Krueger

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196077
eISBN:
9781400888979
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196077.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The author of this book was one of the most respected economists of his generation, advising two presidents and helping to instill greater empiricism in economics. In this book, he argues that if we ... More

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