By Wayne L. Davis Ph.D.,Miho Oda,Qiangjian Song
By Glenn J. Antizzo
By Bernard Whalen,jon whalen,william j. bratton
The manhattan Police division is an iconic image of 1 of the world’s most famed towns. The blue uniforms of the lads and girls who serve at the strength have lengthy stood for integrity and heroism within the paintings to serve and safeguard the city’s citizens. And but, as in any huge public association, the NYPD has additionally suffered its proportion of corruption, political shenanigans, and questionable leadership.
In The NYPD’s First Fifty Years Bernard Whalen, himself a long-serving NYPD lieutenant, and his father, Jon, ponder the lads and girls who've contributed to the department’s earlier, either definitely and no more so. beginning with the authentic formation of the NYPD in 1898, they research the commissioners, politicians, and patrolmen who through the subsequent fifty years left an enduring mark on background and on each other. within the strategy, additionally they discover the backroom dealings, the hidden historical past, and the relationships that set the scene for the fashionable NYPD that so proudly serves town today.
By Ryan L. Sumner,Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Benevolent Fund
By Michael J. Perry
By Jason Del Gandio,Anthony J Nocella II
The pursuit of freedom and justice is a undying one, yet new activists won't recognize the place to start, whereas more matured ones frequently develop into jaded or fatigued. the duty of making a brand new society, loose from oppression and inequality, will be overwhelming. instruments for facilitating motivation, engagement, and verbal exchange can suggest the variation among failure and good fortune for activists and social movements.
Educating for Action collects the voices of activists whose mixed event in confronting injustice has generated a wealth of key insights for developing social switch. This functional consultant explores such issues as:
- Community activism and direct democracy
- Conflict negotiation, conversation, and rhetoric
- Law, the tutorial approach, and way of life activism
- Social media abilities, convention making plans, and on-line organizing
Written in an inspirational tone, Educating for Action consciously straddles the road among highway activism and lecture room guide. Bridging the distance among those worlds makes for an interesting and instructive guide for social justice, supporting scholars, academics, and bigger activist groups flip their idealism into action.
Jason Del Gandio is a scholar-activist and assistant professor of rhetoric and public advocacy at Temple college. he's the writer of Rhetoric for Radicals: A guide for twenty first Century Activists.
Anthony J. Nocella II is a scholar-activist and senior fellow of the Dispute solution Institute on the Hamline legislations tuition. he's a long-time anti-racism, early life justice, legal abolition, hip hop, animal, incapacity, and Earth liberation activist and has released over fifty scholarly articles and ebook chapters and 16 books.
By Anit Mukherjee,C. Raja Mohan
This e-book examines India’s naval method in the context of Asian nearby security.
Amidst the intensifying geopolitical contestation within the waters of Asia, this booklet investigates the transforming into strategic salience of the Indian army. Delhi’s increasing monetary and armed forces power has generated a common debate on India’s clients for shaping the stability of strength in Asia. This quantity offers a lot wanted texture to the summary debate on India’s upward thrust through concentrating on the altering nature of India’s maritime orientation, the new evolution of its naval process, and its rising defence international relations. In tracing the float of the army from the margins of Delhi’s nationwide defense recognition to a significant place, analysing the strain among its maritime percentages and the continentalist state of mind, and in studying the space among the turning out to be exterior calls for for its safeguard contributions and inner ambivalence, this quantity bargains infrequent insights into India’s strategic course at a serious second within the nation’s evolution. by means of interpreting the inner and exterior dimensions of the Indian naval destiny, either one of that are in dynamic flux, the essays the following support a deeper figuring out of India’s altering foreign percentages and its influence on Asian and international safeguard.
This e-book can be of a lot curiosity to scholars of naval approach, Asian politics, protection reviews and IR, ordinarily.
By Helen Keller,Geir Ulfstein
By Gopal Bhargava
By Thomas Olesen
This e-book makes a speciality of worldwide activism and makes use of an influence point of view to supply an in-depth and coherent research of either the probabilities and barriers of worldwide activism.
Bringing jointly students from IR, sociology, and political technological know-how, this publication bargains new and important insights on international activism and tool. It positive factors case reviews at the following social and political concerns: China and Tibet, HIV/AIDS, weather switch, baby labour, the WTO, girls and the UN, the worldwide public sphere, local integration, nationwide energy, global social boards, policing, media strength and international civil society.
It might be of curiosity to scholars and students of globalization, worldwide sociology and overseas politics.