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No Freedom without RegulationThe Hidden Lesson of the Subprime Crisis

No Freedom without Regulation: The Hidden Lesson of the Subprime Crisis

Joseph William Singer

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300211672
eISBN:
9780300216578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300211672.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The subprime crisis teaches us that neither private property nor the free market can exist without regulation. Markets are defined by a legal framework that sets minimum standards for social and ... More

Philosophy of EconomyThe World as Household

Philosophy of Economy: The World as Household

Sergei Bulgakov

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300079906
eISBN:
9780300132854
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300079906.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

The writings of Sergei Bulgakov (1871–1944), like those of other major social thinkers of Russia's Silver Age, were obliterated from public consciousness under Soviet rule. Discovered again after ... More

The Quest for Drug ControlPolitics and Federal Policy in a Period of Increasing Substance Abuse, 1963-1981

The Quest for Drug Control: Politics and Federal Policy in a Period of Increasing Substance Abuse, 1963-1981

David F. Musto and Pamela Korsmeyer

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300090369
eISBN:
9780300137842
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300090369.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Between 1960 and 1980 various administrations attempted to deal with a rising tide of illicit drug use that was unprecedented in U.S. history. This book provides a close look at the politics and ... More

The Question of InterventionJohn Stuart Mill and the Responsibility to Protect

The Question of Intervention: John Stuart Mill and the Responsibility to Protect

Michael W. Doyle

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300172638
eISBN:
9780300210781
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300172638.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The question of when or whether a nation should intervene in another country's affairs is one of the most important concerns in today's volatile world. Taking John Stuart Mill's famous 1859 essay “A ... More

Race, Poverty, and Domestic Policy

Race, Poverty, and Domestic Policy

C. Henry (ed.)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300095418
eISBN:
9780300129847
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300095418.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

What explains the continuing hardship of so many black Americans? In this book, a group of scholars analyzes the long, complex structural and environmental causes of discrimination and their effects ... More

Regulating from NowhereEnvironmental Law and the Search for Objectivity

Regulating from Nowhere: Environmental Law and the Search for Objectivity

Douglas A. Kysar

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300120011
eISBN:
9780300163308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300120011.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Drawing insight from a diverse array of sources—including moral philosophy, political theory, cognitive psychology, ecology, and science and technology studies—this book offers a new theoretical ... More

Same Sex, Different StatesWhen Same-Sex Marriages Cross State Lines

Same Sex, Different States: When Same-Sex Marriages Cross State Lines

Andrew Koppelman

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300113402
eISBN:
9780300135138
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300113402.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Must a state in which gay marriage is not legal recognize such a marriage performed in another state? The Constitution does not require recognition in all cases, but it does forbid states from ... More

The Ship of StateStatecraft and Politics from Ancient Greece to Democratic America

The Ship of State: Statecraft and Politics from Ancient Greece to Democratic America

Norma Thompson

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300088175
eISBN:
9780300128055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300088175.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book provides a new perspective on the development of political thought from Homer to Machiavelli, Tocqueville, and Gertrude Stein (who is introduced here, for the first time, as a writer of ... More

A Theory of Militant DemocracyThe Ethics of Combatting Political Extremism

A Theory of Militant Democracy: The Ethics of Combatting Political Extremism

Alexander S. Kirshner

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780300188240
eISBN:
9780300189858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300188240.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

How should pro-democratic forces safeguard representative government from anti-democratic forces? By granting rights of participation to groups that do not share democratic values, democracies may ... More

The Tragedy of Child Care in America

The Tragedy of Child Care in America

Edward Zigler, Katherine Marsland, and Heather Lord

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122336
eISBN:
9780300156263
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122336.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Why the United States has failed to establish a comprehensive high-quality child care program is the question at the center of this book. The book presents a firsthand history of the policy making ... More

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