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The International Monetary Fund

A primer on mission, operations, and public policy issues, this book provides information and public policy discussions on the IMF. The articles and opinion pieces represent a diversity of views on the operations and effectiveness of the IMF and examine the effects of its financing programs on countries accepting IMF funding.


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The Kazakhs

The major events that shaped the present day Islamic nation of Kazakhstan.


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The Last Empire

In these sixteen essays distinguished scholars and thinkers examine the various manifestations of the minority problem in the USSR.


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The Latvians

This is the first English-language volume that brings the history of Latvia to the threshold of the twenty-first century. Until the re-establishment of Latvian independence in 1991, Soviet dominance served for nearly fifty years to hinder publication of any complete and objective historical record of the region. Plakans now places the evolution and formation of the Latvian nation in a balanced, historical framework that stretches from the early medieval period to the present.


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The Modern Uzbeks

In this study of the modern Uzbeks, Professor Edward A. Allworth provides a comprehensive and authoritative survey of an important group of Muslim people who live within the boundaries of the Soviet Union. After the Russians and the Ukranians, the Uzbeks are the largest ethnic group in the Soviet Union and the strongest of a number of Muslim communities that populate the vast region of Central Asia.


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The Moldovans

The first English-language book to present a complete picture of this intriguing East European borderland, The Moldovans: Romania, Russia, and the Politics of Culture, illuminates the perennial problems of identity politics and cultural change that the country has endured.


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The New Federalism

The New Federalism investigates whether returning a variety of regulatory and police powers back to the states will yield better government. It poses the provocative question, Can the states be trusted? and emerges with a qualified yes. This book should be an invaluable resource to federal and state policymakers alike.


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The New Terror

Leading thinkers answer questions about biological and chemical weapons.


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The New Wealth of Nations

The title of Guy Sorman's book pays homage to the great European economist Adam Smith and his book The Wealth of Nations. Smith was a moralist preoccuppied with the notion of social justice and a realist who believed in an unfettered free market. Sorman's study reiterates that the free market is the universal principle of development, that the free market works.


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The Russians and Their Favorite Books

The fiction that Russian adults read.


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The Structural Foundations of Monetary Policy

A collection of discussions and presentations from the Hoover Institution’s annual monetary policy conference, this volume discusses long-run monetary issues facing the world economy, with an emphasis on deep, unresolved structural questions. The conference participants explore vital issues affecting the Federal Reserve, the United States’ central bank. They voice concern over the Fed’s independence, governance, and ability to withstand future shocks and analyze the Fed’s monetary policies and growing balance sheet in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.


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The Transnational Dimension of Cyber Crime and Terrorism

The worldwide information infrastructure is today increasingly under attack by cyber criminals and terrorists—and the number, cost, and sophistication of the attacks are increasing at alarming rates. With annual damage around the world now measured in billions of U.S. dollars, these attacks threaten the substantial and ever-growing reliance of commerce, governments, and the public upon the new technology to conduct business, carry messages, and process information.


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The Troubled Birth of Russian Democracy

Historical background on the parties, selected interviews with prominent members of these groups, and important party documents.


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The United States in the 1980s

A review and analysis of major domestic and international issues that faced the United States in the 1980s.


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The Volga Tatars

This is the first Western language study that investigates the history of the Volga Tatars since the Tenth Century A.D. The central theme of the book is the shaping and evolution of the identity of these people, focusing on the history of the first non-Christian and non-Slavic people incorporated into the Russian state.


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