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Davies, Philip 1948-

Works: 43 works in 296 publications in 2 languages and 9,872 library holdings
Genres: History  Maps  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director, Contributor
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Most widely held works about Philip Davies
Most widely held works by Philip Davies
Political parties and the collapse of the old orders by John Kenneth White( )

11 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the passage of the Cold War, political parties in nearly every corner of the globe have undergone a vast upheaval. Political Parties and the Collapse of the Old Orders describes these changes using several countries as laboratories: the United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Canada, Australia, Mexico, Israel, South Africa, and Russia. In this "new world order," the old political arrangements and old ways of doing things have disappeared. The altered states of political parties in the post-Cold War world pose a central question: what does change look like? The answers given here illuminate our understanding of why the world has changed and how political parties are attempting to cope with it."--Jacket
From sit-ins to SNCC : the student civil rights movement in the 1960s by Philip Davies( )

10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the role of the SNCC and various SNCC committees in the Civil Rights Movement
Cinema, politics, and society in America( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This original book discusses the relationships between the themes and images of American cinema and those of the 'real' world of politics, culture and society, tracing the changing role of the American film industry (and the popular culture it produced) in American society from the 1930s to the present."--Back cover
Hollywood and the Great Depression : American film, politics and society in the 1930s by Iwan W Morgan( )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the popular imagination, 1930s Hollywood was a dream factory producing escapist movies to distract the American people from the greatest economic crisis in their nation's history. But while many films of the period conform to this stereotype, there were a significant number that promoted a message, either explicitly or implicitly, in support of the political, social and economic change broadly associated with President Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal programme. At the same time, Hollywood was in the forefront of challenging traditional gender roles, both in terms of movie representations of women and the role of women within the studio system. With case studies of actors like Shirley Temple, Cary Grant and Fred Astaire, as well as a selection of films that reflect politics and society in the Depression decade, this fascinating book examines how the challenges of the Great Depression impacted on Hollywood and how it responded to them
The history atlas of North America by Philip Davies( )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This historical atlas shows how war, political settlements, and economic and demographic forces eventually imposed national boundaries greatly at odds with the geography and historical precedents of the continent; the atlas also depicts the emergence of the United States as the dominant power on the continent"--Foreword
Political issues in America today by Philip Davies( Book )

16 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction, social conflict, and war( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American film and politics from Reagan to Bush Jr by Philip Davies( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The link between the political centre on the east coast and the movie industry on the west, was as tense as it was strong, as movies and entertainment became targets for the political rhetoric of 'family values'. Focusing on the two decades leading to the beginning of the twenty-first century, Eleven authors examine central issues in American politics and society through films of the period. Ronald Reagan was the first Hollywood actor to occupy the presidency, but it was Bill Clinton who was closest to Hollywood in terms of political and fundraising contacts
An American quarter century : US politics from Vietnam to Clinton( Book )

9 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winning elections with political marketing( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Winning Elections with Political Marketing is a unique look at the election process on both sides of the Atlantic, providing rare insight into how modern political communication and marketing strategies are used in the United States and the United Kingdom. Political researchers present a cross section of their latest findings, augmented with easy-to-read tables, charts, and figures, and reinforced with extensive references and bibliographies. The book addresses the key issues that define the interplay between political marketing and the electorate in both countries, including advertising, research methods and cross-cultural research results, political choice behavior, imagery management, the integration of business and social science theory, and the impact of political marketing on democracy."--Jacket
Reconfiguring the Union : Civil War transformations( Book )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the perspective of the North, the Civil War began as a war to restore the Union and ended as a war to make a more perfect Union. The Civil War not only changed the moral meaning of the Union, it changed what the Union stood for in political, economic, and transnational terms. This volume examines the transformations the Civil War brought to the American Union as a politico-constitutional, social, and economic system. It explores how the war changed the meaning of the Union with regard to the supremacy of the federal government over the states, the right of secession, the rights of citizenship, and the political balance between the union's various sections. It further considers the effect of the war on international and transnational perceptions of the United States. Finally, it considers how historical memory has shaped the legacy of the Civil War in the last 150 years
Political issues in America : the 1990s( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assessing George W. Bush's legacy : the right man? by Iwan W Morgan( Book )

17 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction: The Right Man? - Iwan Morgan * Rating Bush - Andrew Rudalevige * George W. Bush's Style of Presidential Leadership - Nigel Bowles * Bush's Congressional Legacy and Congress's Bush Legacy - John E. Owens * George W. Bush, the Judiciary and the Conservative Constitutional Counter-Revolution: Close but No Cigar - Robert McKeever * The Ethical Record of the Bush Presidency - Clodagh Harrington * Did George W. Bush Pursue a Neoconservative Foreign Policy? - Timothy J. Lynch * George W. Bush's Foreign Policy: Counting the Cost - John Dumbrell * Bush and Big Government Conservatism - Alex Waddan * Bush's Political Economy: Deficits, Debt, and Depression - Iwan Morgan * Bush's Partisan Legacy and the 2008 Elections - Philip John Davies
Elections USA by Philip Davies( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

US elections today by Philip Davies( Book )

9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new edition of "Elections USA" gives a thorough account of the electoral process at all levels and in all branches of American government. The book also places current issues in the American political arena in context and gives substantial account to other important related themes: the history and nature of American political parties; the role of money in the US political system; the significance of the media in American politics; the importance of federalism; and the mechanics of legislative procedure are all covered and related to the conduct of US campaigns and elections
The federal nation : perspectives on American federalism( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume gathers contributors from both the US and UK to provide a comparative examination of federalism in the Bush era, a period of huge change in national politics, but also one of significant shifts in US federalism in relation to social and socioeconomic issues
New challenges for the American presidency( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's Americans : population issues in U.S. society and politics( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Right on? : political change and continuity in George W. Bush's America( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Right On?' presents an analysis of the ambitious and controversial agenda pursued by the George W. Bush administration at home and abroad
Politics USA by Robert J McKeever( )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides a complete introduction to politics and government in the US. It examines the political system and discusses both the mechanics of American government and domestic and foreign policy
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Political parties and the collapse of the old orders
The history atlas of North AmericaPolitical issues in America todayAmerican film and politics from Reagan to Bush JrAn American quarter century : US politics from Vietnam to ClintonWinning elections with political marketingAssessing George W. Bush's legacy : the right man?Elections USAUS elections today
Alternative Names
Davies, Philip

Davies, Philip 1948-..

Davies, Philip H.

Davies, Philip H. J.

Davies, Philip J.

Davies, Philip J. 1948-

Davies, Philip John.

Davies, Philip John 1948-

데이비스, 필립 존 1948-

デイヴィス, フィリップ

デイヴィス, フィリップ 1948-

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