1268. Tác giả chính: Randall Peerenboom
Nhan đề: China modernizes : threat to the West or model for the rest? / Randall Peerenboom Số phân loại : 320.951 R188; Đặc điểm vật lý: 406Tr : Minh họa ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : This book seeks to bridge the gap in understanding about China and to create a firmer foundation for mutual trust, while recognising that there are inevitable risks in a shift in global power of this magnitude that will require hard headed pragmatism at times where interests collide .
1269. Tác giả chính: Tasneem Ahmad Siddiqui
Nhan đề: Towards good governance / Tasneem Ahmad Siddiqui Số phân loại : 320.954 A109; Đặc điểm vật lý: viii, 235Tr ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : Machine generated contents note: Section I: Bureaucracy: An Insider’s View -- 1. Dynamics of Bureaucratic Rule -- 2. Reinventing the Government -- 3. Retooling the Bureaucracy -- 4. The Pattern and Mindset of the Ruling Elite -- 5. The Police Force: Analysis and Change -- Section II: The Intelligentsia and Social Change -- 6. A Sound Beginning -- 7. Cynicism of the Educated Class -- 8. The Macroeconomic Scene -- Section III: Poverty, Internal Migration, and Local Self-Government -- 9. Why do People Come to the Cities? -- 10. The Logical Sequence of Development -- 11. Breaking through the Poverty Trap -- 12. Managing our Cities -- 13. Reforming Local Government -- Section IV: The Urban Poor: -- Two Innovative Approaches -- 14. Shelter for the Urban Poor -- 15. Focus on Katchi Abadis -- Section V: Changing the Planning Paradigm -- 16. People’s Participation for Development -- 17. Conflict in Civil Society -- 18. The Problems of a Megacity -- 19. Shelter: The Access to Hope -- Section VI: Is a Turn round Possible? -- 20. Imperatives for Land Reform -- 21. The Anatomy of Change -- 22. Reform or Perish -- Section VII: On a Lighter Vein -- 23. The Plight of the Corrupl .
1270. Tác giả chính: Sharif Al Mujahid
Nhan đề: Quotes from the Quaid / Sharif Al Mujahid, Liaquat H. Merchant Số phân loại : 320.954 M510; Đặc điểm vật lý: xv, 119 p. : ill. ; 13 cm
Tác giả khác: Liaquat H. Merchant
*Tóm tắt : This handy booklet offers a compilation of quotations culled from the life's work of the founder of Pakistan, Mohammad Ali Jinnah. These inspiring quotes are eminently purposive spelling out Jinnah's vision of Pakistan in his own words. This is a book that should be read by every Pakistani, and by all others who seek to understand the vision behind Pakistan. Although Jinnah spoke on a multitude of issues in the course of his long and illustrious career, this compilation includes his words and thoughts on areas relevant to contemporary Pakistan and provides guidance to Pakistanis in various essential areas of public and private life .
1271. Tác giả chính: Granville Austin
Nhan đề: Working a democratic constitution : the Indian experience / Granville Austin Số phân loại : 320.95409045 G755; Đặc điểm vật lý: xvii, 771Tr ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : Austin's magnum opus tells the very human story of how the social, political, and day-to-day realities of the Indian people have been reflected in and directed the course of constitutional reforms since 1950 .
1272. Tác giả chính: Charles H. Kennedy
Nhan đề: Pakistan 2005 / edited by Charles H. Kennedy and Cynthia Botteron Số phân loại : 320.9549 H521; Đặc điểm vật lý: xii, 293Tr ; 23 cm
Tác giả khác: Cynthia Botteron
*Tóm tắt : Pakistan 2005 provides a readily accessible overview of current politics, foreign policy and economic issues which face one of Asia's most rapidly-growing and important nation-states. The volume contains eight essays crafted by some of the best-known specialists in the region. It is aimed at the non-specialist audience although academics and policy-makers will find the volume useful .
1273. Tác giả chính: Saeed Shafqat
Nhan đề: New perspectives on Pakistan : visions for the future / edited by Saeed Shafqat Số phân loại : 320.95491 S127; Đặc điểm vật lý: xlii, 428Tr ; 23 cm
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1274. Tác giả chính: Michael Foley
Nhan đề: American credo : a field guide to the place of ideas in US politics / Michael Foley Số phân loại : 320.97301 M302; Đặc điểm vật lý: 482 p. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : American society may be hostile to the thought of ideologies, but it possesses a sophisticated but little understood ability to engage in deep conflicts over political ideas, while at the same time reducing adversarial positions to legitimate derivatives of American history and development. The study asks how this occurs; how the sources, traditions and usages of core ideas and their derivative compounds animate political discourse and structure the basis of political conflict; and how it is possible to sustain a high incidence of competitive value-laden argument and principled political conflict within a stable political order... .
1275. Tác giả chính: David G. Lawrence
Nhan đề: California : the politics of diversity / David G. Lawrence Số phân loại : 320.9794 D111; Đặc điểm vật lý: xv, 173 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : The author brings the subject to life for students using the two themes--diversity and hyperpluralism--that make California's political climate so interesting. In particular, the author examines the growing proliferation of pressures and groups that compete for attention and make governing the state increasingly challenging. And, to illustrate the connection between California politics and American politics, the author discusses aspects of American politics--such as the democratic, elite, and pluralist theories--and how these broader concepts add new clarity and depth to any understanding of California politics .