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Freedom and emergency powers in the cold war

Robert Stanley Rankin

Freedom and emergency powers in the cold war

by Robert Stanley Rankin

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Executive power -- United States.,
    • Liberty.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statement[by] Robert S. Rankin [and] Winfried R. Dallmayr.
      SeriesCurrent political problems
      ContributionsDallmayr, Fred R. 1928- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK516 .R3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 277 p.
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5888201M
      LC Control Number63021213
      OCLC/WorldCa513378

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      Comic book superheroes are inherently political creatures. The genre is devoted to the adventures of powerful individuals compelled by circumstances and inclination to Author: Tegan O'neil. Amidst this rediscovery of ideology, however, Marc Trachtenberg, in an important book, A Constructed Peace, argues precisely the opposite: the Cold War in fact had little to do with ideology at all. In Trachtenberg's view the central problem of the postwar world was power, specifically German power.

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