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Washington, DC: National Planning Association, 1959. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. 23 cm, 106, wraps, references, notes, covers worn, soiled, and partially faded/discolored. Background by H. Christian Sonne. Foreword by Henry G. Aubrey. This is one of the publisher's Reports o The Economics of Competitive Coexistence.
New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2001. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. FOrmat is approximately 5.625 inches by 8.5 inches. 144 pages. List of Figures. Footnotes. Illustrations. Notes for Further Reading. Bibliography. Index. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Robert Hinrichs Bates (born 1942) is an American political scientist specializing in comparative politics. He is Eaton Professor of the Science of Government in the Departments of Government and African and African American Studies at Harvard University. From 2000?2012, he served as Professeur associe, School of Economics, University of Toulouse. An Africanist by training, Bates's research has been influential in comparative politics and the political economy of economic development. Bates has been a leading proponent of the use of rational choice theory and deductive methods in political science. Bates received his Ph.D. in Political Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1969. He joined the faculty of the California Institute of Technology in 1969. From 1985 until 1993 he was Luce Professor of Political Economy at Duke University. He was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2016. Bates's research focuses on the political economy of development, particularly in Africa. Starting with field work in the mining townships of the Copperbelt he subsequently conducted field work in Zambia. He addressed the politics of agricultural development and food supply just at the time that dearth and famine increasingly arose on the continent. Bates received the Riker Prize from the University of Rochester. He has served as Vice President of the American Political Science Association.
New York: HarperCollinsPublishers, 1999. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xxxvii, , 186 pages. Maps. Bibliography. Index. Paul Bracken (born March 12, 1948) is a professor of political science and business at Yale University. Bracken is a respected thought leader in global competition and the strategic application of technology in business and defense. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and has served on the Chief of Naval Operations Executive Panel, the Board of Advisors of the Naval Postgraduate School and the U.S. Naval War College; and an advisory group for Los Alamos National Laboratory. He has been a visiting scholar at the CIA and Beijing University; and has consulted with many other branches of the US Government. He is a consultant to the Office of Net Assessment, and Senior Fellow and member of the Board of Advisors at the Foreign Policy Research Institute. He is the author of six books on global business, warning and risk, national security and world order and has written for the New York Times and other publications.
Summerville, MA: Alternative Education Project, Inc., 1982. Presumed First Edition, First printing of this Double Issue. Wraps. 175,  pages. Double Issue. Illustrations. Notes. Cover has some wear and soiling. Front cover has the following text: Postal Workers, Reviewing Radical History II, Dreams of Freedom, and The American Family Goes Camping (with cover photo). Contains Introduction. Also contains "Having a Good Time": The American Family Goes Camping by Margaret Cerullo and Phyllis Ewen; Peace at Any Price? Feminism, Anti-Imperialism, and the Disarmament Movement; Solidarity, Cold War and the Left: How to Respond to Poland, by Frank Brodhead; History and Myth, Real and Sureal: Interview with Carlos Fuentes; Working the Fast Lane: Jobs, Technology and Scientific Management in the US Postal Service; Poems by Joy Koawa, Gene Dennis, and Bronwen Wallace. Also includes Review of Radical History: Special Section, Culture, Politics and Workers' Response to Industrialization in the US, by Jim Green; Another Time, Another Place: Blacks, Radicals and Rank and File Militancy in Auto in the 30s & 40s; Down on the Farm: The Agrarian Revolt in American History by Billy Pope; Beyond the Victorian Syndrome: Feminist Interpretations of the History of Sexuality by Ellen DuBois. Also contains poems by Joy Kogawa, Gene Dennis, and Bronwen Wallace, as well as a special section on a review of radical history.