Category: Politics & Society

Politics & Society: An Introduction to Political Sociology

This work aims to introduce students to the wide range of concepts, themes and ideas now regarded as central to political sociology and to draw on the extensive research available. Topics covered include the distribution of power, public opinion and modernization theory.


Book Summary – The Power to Compete (An Economist and an Entrepreneur on Revitalizing Japan in the Global Economy)

Today Japan descries itself directionless and isolated from the rest of the world. Yet, Japan defends its markets from foreign competition. Innovation, hampered by rule, is an afterthought. Japanese leaders demonstrate their lack of...


Book Summary – Blur (How to Know What’s True in the Age of Information Overload)

Self-service progressively will characterize news consumption. Numberless Internet-based sources of information now compete with traditional media such as newspapers, magazines and broadcast stations. Consumers have easy approach to a massive supply of news, opinion,...