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Krieger, Joel 1951-

Overview
Works: 45 works in 296 publications in 2 languages and 8,207 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History  Handbooks and manuals  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Compiler, Other
Classifications: JA61, 320.03
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Most widely held works by Joel Krieger
The Oxford companion to politics of the world by Joel Krieger( Book )

49 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 2,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Articles discuss virtually every nation in the world, and include extensive information on institutions, political parties, leaders, and the sources of political mobilization and conflict. The volume also includes biographies of more than seventy-five political leaders and thinkers who have shaped the contemporary political world, and detailed discussions of critical historical developments and events, concepts, international law, and organizations. For example, there is a biography of Richard M. Nixon by Garry Wills and one of Winston Churchill by Martin Gilbert; an essay on Claude Ake; an article on human rights by Aryeh Neier; coverage of such subjects as Hiroshima, sovereignty, and the International Court of Justice by Richard Falk. Todd Gitlin writes on the New Left, Anthony Lake on the Vietnam War and Robert B. Reich on deindustrialization. Charlotte Bunch examines feminism, and Zhores A. Medvedev explains Chernobyl." "The Companion also presents major interpretive essays treating seminal contemporary themes such as ethnicity, nationalism, war, gender and politics, and environmentalism, essays that offer readers a deeper, more substantial understanding of issues that dominate the headlines day after day. Drawn from a wide range of disciplines, including political science, economics, women's studies, law, anthropology, history, and business, the contributors to the volume provide crucial information, new insights, and fresh interpretations as they consider the critical political developments of the twentieth century."
Reagan, Thatcher, and the politics of decline by Joel Krieger( Book )

15 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to comparative politics : political challenges and changing agendas by Mark Kesselman( Book )

51 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brief edition of the bestselling, full-length Introduction to Comparative Poliics uses the same key themes to frame the presentation of each country's politics, placing a strong emphasis on political economy. This edition's easy to read 8x10 format and two-color design features new pedagogy, such as a marginal glossary, while maintaining the essential material of the full text
British politics in the global age : can social democracy survive? by Joel Krieger( Book )

9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In British Politics in the Global Age, Joel Krieger provides an in-depth study of New Labour's model of government and the political challenges it faces. Krieger analyzes the interaction of global processes and domestic politics from the organization of production to the formation of class, ethnic, and gender-based identities. The book considers how these processes compromise sovereignty, complicate national identities, forge new political agendas, create electoral volatility, and complicate the art of politics. Krieger develops an original framework for analyzing New Labour in comparison to three models of social democracy and places the British case firmly in the context of alternative national models and European debates. Employing an approach with potential applications well beyond the UK, the book reconceptualizes globalization and introduces the concept "modular politics" to explain the context-dependent processes of identity formation that shape--and potentially destabilize--contemporary politics. Thoroughly researched and clearly argued, British Politics in the Global Age is essential reading for anyone who wishes to understand the full ramifications of New Labour for both Europe and the United States.--Publisher description
The State in capitalist Europe : a casebook by Stephen Bornstein( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undermining capitalism : state ownership and the dialectic of control in the British coal industry by Joel Krieger( Book )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with the nationalized British coal industry and then raising more general issues concerning the contemporary state, Joel Krieger studies the day wage structure for face workers (National Power Loading Agreement) introduced by the National Coal Board in 1966, its consequences, and the ways in which earlier work conventions, wage structures, and social relations affected it.Originally published in 1984.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Blair's war by David Coates( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Why and how did Tony Blair support the US-led invasion of Iraq? Was he justified in doing so? These are the questions that David Coates and Joel Krieger seek to answer in Blair's War - the most authoritative and complete record of the conflict to date. Writing with an exquisite sense of the unfolding drama and an eye for detail, the authors develop the arguments for and against the war and, with unerring fairness, test each argument against the record of what was known, what was suspected, and what was misrepresented. They demonstrate how Blair's determination to stand 'shoulder to shoulder' with America after 9/11 trapped him in a tragic logic that took the UK to war. Blair's War blows a hole through each of the justifications for war and offers a detailed, original and compelling set of proposals to return the UK to an ethical foreign policy." "The book provides a unique perspective on this latest unsettling turn in the 'special relationship', and is essential reading on both sides of the Atlantic."--Jacket
A miner's life by David Douglass( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to politics of the developing world by Mark Kesselman( Book )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on developing nations. In this title, country studies include China, India, Mexico, Brazil, Nigeria, and Iran
Globalization and state power : a reader by Joel Krieger( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Introduction. <br>Part I. Globalization and State Power: Competing Paradigms. <br>Part Introduction. <br>1. Thomas L. Friedman, “The New System,” The Lexus and the Olive Tree. <br>2. Samuel P. Huntington, “The New Era in World Politics”, The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of the World Order. <br>3. Joseph P. Stiglitz, “Broken Promises,” Globalization and Its Discontents. <br>4.John J. Mearsheimer, “Anarchy and the Struggle for Power,” The Tragedy of Great Power Politics. <br>5. Saskia Sassen, “Global Cities and Survival Circuits,” Barbara Ehrenreich and Arlie Russsell Hochschild, eds. Global Woman. <br>Part II. From Autonomy to Multi-level Governance. <br>Part Introduction. <br>6. Stephen D. Krasner, “Sovereignty and Its Discontents,” Sovereignty: Organized Hypocrisy. <br>7. David Held, “Political Globalization, Global Covenant. <br>8. Paul Carmichael, “Briefing Paper: Multi-level Governance.” <br>Part III. State Power in the Era of Globalization: Case Studies. <br>Part Introduction. <br>Globalization and the Exercise of American Power. <br>9. G. John Ikenberry, “Liberal hegemony and the future of the American postwar order,” from T.V. Paul and John A. Hall, eds. International Order and the Future of World Politics. <br>10. Robert Hunter Wade, America’s Empire Rules an Unbalanced World. <br>11. Joseph P. Nye, “Redefining the National Interest,” The Paradox of American Power. <br>12. Ivo H. Daalder and James M. Lindsay, America Unbound: The Bush Reveoplution in Foreign Policy. <br>Globalization and European Integration. <br>13. George Ross, "European Integration and Globalization". <br>14. David P. Calleo, "Europe in the New World Order". <br>15. Kalypso Nicolaïdis, “We, the Peoples of Europe…,” Foreign Affairs. <br>East Asia: the Paradox of State Power. <br>16. T.J. Pempel, “Introduction,” T.J. Pempel, ed. The Politics of the Asian Economic Crisis. <br>17. Linda Weiss, "State Power and the Asian Crisis," New Political Economy. <br>18. Claude Smadja, “The End of Complacency,” Foreign Policy. <br>Part IV. Post-9/11: Terror, War and Empire. <br>Part Introduction. <br>Globalization, Terror and the Use of Force. <br>19. Audrey Kurth Cronin, “Behind the Curve: Globalization and International Terrorism,” International Security. <br>20. The National Security Strategy of the United States of America. <br>21. John Lewis Gaddis, “A Grand Strategy of Transformation,” Foreign Policy. <br>22. Chris Brown, “Self-Defense in an Imperfect World, “Ethics & International Affairs. <br>23. International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty, “The Responsibility to Protect: The Way Forward,” The Responsibility To Protect: Report of the International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty. <br>Globalization, Empire, and America’s Geopolitical Strategy. <br>24. Niall Ferguson, “The Empire Slinks Back,” The New York Times Magazine. <br>25. Michael Ignatieff, “Why Are We In Iraq? (And Liberia? And Afghanistan?), New York Times Magazine. <br>26. Zbigniew Brzezinski, “Domination or Leadership,” The Choice: Global Domination or Global Leadership<br>
The Oxford companion to comparative politics( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two-volume 'Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics' fills a gap in scholarship on an increasingly important field within political science. Comparative politics, the discipline devoted to the politics of other countries or peoples, has been steadily gaining prominence as a field of study, allowing politics to be viewed from a wider foundation than a concentration on domestic affairs would permit. Comparativists apply various theories and concepts to analyze the similarities and differences between political units, using the results of their research to develop causalities and generalizations
Comparative politics at the crossroads( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford companion to international relations( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles are organized alphabetically from Afghanistan to Kosovo War (volume 1) and Latin American and Caribbean regional organizations to Yugoslavia (volume 2)
Le Code de procédure civile vaudois de 1847 : du dogmatisme révolutionnaire au pragmatisme judiciaire by Joel Krieger( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to third world politics by Mark Kesselman( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings in comparative politics : political challenges and changing agendas( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Globalization and state power : who wins when America rules? by Joel Krieger( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third world politics at the crossroads( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains discussions on China, India, Mexico, Brazil, Nigeria, and Iran
Communist and post - communist politics at the crossroads( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The editors have designed the book] to help students come to terms with the quick pace and sheer scope of political changes throughout the communist and post-communist world today ... Comparative analysis focused on countries and political systems, for comprehensive treatment of institutions, political behavior, political economy, and the policy-making process ... The text includes comprehensive country studies of the most significant communist and post-communist states ... [The book] emphasizes historical patterns of state formation, political economy, domestic politics, and the politics of collective identities as they relate to the international political and economic system.-Pref
Democracies at the crossroads( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The editors] have written this book to help students analyze the problems confronting some important democracies throughout the world and to equip them with an understanding of where these countries may be headed politically once they move beyond the current crossroads ... The wide range of cases provided enables students to analyze continuities and contrasts among democratic regimes ... In [the book, the editors] emphasize patterns of state formation, political economy, domestic politics, and the politics of collective identities within the context of an international political and economic system.-Pref
 
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The Oxford companion to politics of the world
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Introduction to comparative politics : political challenges and changing agendasBritish politics in the global age : can social democracy survive?Blair's warIntroduction to politics of the developing worldGlobalization and state power : a readerIntroduction to third world politicsReadings in comparative politics : political challenges and changing agendasGlobalization and state power : who wins when America rules?