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451. Cover image for 'Putting Faith in Partnerships'
Welfare-to-Work in Four Cities
Stephen V. Monsma
The first major work to examine welfare-to-work programs and their implications for public policy
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Putting Faith in Partnerships"
452. Cover image for 'Brokers and Bureaucrats'
Building Market Institutions in Russia
Timothy Frye
Offers a new political explanation for the creation of market institutions as it investigates Russia's transition from a command economy
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Brokers and Bureaucrats"
453. Cover image for 'Educated by Initiative'
The Effects of Direct Democracy on Citizens and Political Organizations in the American States
Daniel A. Smith and Caroline J. Tolbert

An analysis of the importance of direct democracy in American political life

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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Educated by Initiative"
454. Cover image for 'Law's Violence'
Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns, Editors
Seven diverse voices probe the use of violence to enforce law and the effect of this use of violence on law
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Law's Violence"
455. Cover image for 'Rethinking Sustainability'
Power, Knowledge, and Institutions
Jonathan Harris, Editor
Provides important guideposts toward a more complete theory of sustainable human and economic development
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Rethinking Sustainability"
456. Cover image for 'The Rhetoric of Law'
Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns, Editors
An interdisciplinary critique of the relationship between words and the law
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Rhetoric of Law"
457. Cover image for 'School Choice and the Future of American Democracy'
Scott Franklin Abernathy
Exposes deep contradictions in the politics of American educational reform
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "School Choice and the Future of American Democracy"
458. Cover image for 'Term Limits in State Legislatures'
John M. Carey, Richard G. Niemi, and Lynda W. Powell
Do term limits revolutionize the behavior of state legislators?
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Term Limits in State Legislatures"
459. Cover image for 'Equal Justice in the Balance'
America's Legal Responses to the Emerging Terrorist Threat
Raneta Lawson Mack and Michael J. Kelly
An exacting look at American legal responses to terrorism, both before and after 9/11
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Equal Justice in the Balance"
460. Cover image for 'International Political Earthquakes'
Michael Brecher

A preeminent scholar examines the global causes and consequences of international conflict

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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "International Political Earthquakes"
461. Cover image for 'The Jurisprudence of Emergency'
Colonialism and the Rule of Law
Nasser Hussain
Explores the intricate and delicate relationship between the concepts of a rule of law and emergency
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Jurisprudence of Emergency"
462. Cover image for 'Justice and Injustice in Law and Legal Theory'
Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns, Editors
Explores the relationship between law and justice
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Justice and Injustice in Law and Legal Theory"
463. Cover image for 'The Phantom Respondents'
Opinion Surveys and Political Representation
John Brehm
Examines a fundamental problem for opinion polls and those who use them
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Phantom Respondents"
464. Cover image for 'Positive Political Theory II'
Strategy and Structure
David Austen-Smith and Jeffrey S. Banks
The second volume of the encyclopedic work on individual preferences and collective behavior
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Positive Political Theory II"
465. Cover image for 'Capitol Investments'
The Marketability of Political Skills
Glenn R. Parker
Members of Congress purposefully develop expertise to improve their employment prospects after they leave office
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Capitol Investments"
466. Cover image for 'Chaos Theory in the Social Sciences'
Foundations and Applications
L. Douglas Kiel and Euel Elliott, Editors
Applications of chaos theory in political science, economics, and sociology
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Chaos Theory in the Social Sciences"
467. Cover image for 'A Civil Economy'
Transforming the Marketplace in the Twenty-First Century
Severyn T. Bruyn
An accessible overview of the concept of the civil economy and how it works
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "A Civil Economy"
468. Cover image for 'Cops, Teachers, Counselors'
Stories from the Front Lines of Public Service
Steven Maynard-Moody and Michael Musheno
A penetrating look at how government workers make sense of their work, ascribe identity to the people they encounter, and account for their decisions and actions
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Cops, Teachers, Counselors"
469. Cover image for 'The Fate of Law'
Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns, Editors
Assesses the impact of intellectual and political movements of the late twentieth century on law and legal theory
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Fate of Law"
470. Cover image for 'Law in Everyday Life'
Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns, Editors
An exploration of law's place in everyday life and the influence of everyday life on the law
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Law in Everyday Life"
471. Cover image for 'Coping With Poverty'
The Social Contexts of Neighborhood, Work, and Family in the African-American Community
Sheldon Danziger and Ann Chih Lin, Editors
Qualitative research seeks to place poverty among African-Americans into the context of family, work, and community
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Coping With Poverty"
472. Cover image for 'Much Ado about Culture'
North American Trade Disputes
Keith Acheson and Christopher Maule
Examines trade disputes between Canada and the United States over the cultural industries and proposes a way to resolve such conflicts
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Much Ado about Culture"
473. Cover image for 'Patchwork Nation'
Sectionalism and Political Change in American Politics
James G. Gimpel and Jason E. Schuknecht
A political geographic approach to understanding electoral variability among states in the U.S. federal system
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Patchwork Nation"
474. Cover image for 'Preference Pollution'
How Markets Create the Desires We Dislike
David George
Explores the failure of markets to shape desirable preferences
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Preference Pollution"
475. Cover image for 'The Puzzle of Judicial Behavior'
Lawrence Baum
How do we explain judges' decisions?
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Puzzle of Judicial Behavior"
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

UMP is pleased to provide customers an easy, convenient, and environmentally-friendly way to buy and read great books. For more information on how to order Ebooks, visit our Ordering page.


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