History Repeating: Why Populists Rise and Governments Fall (Paperback)
  • History Repeating: Why Populists Rise and Governments Fall (Paperback)
zoom

History Repeating: Why Populists Rise and Governments Fall (Paperback)

(author)
£9.99
Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 07/03/2019
  • Coming soon

Awaiting publication

  • This item has been added to your basket
Most of the time, politics is boring. In most countries, the Average Joe rules. Extremists of the left and right can gnash their teeth but serious politicians know they desert the centre ground at their peril. It's the iron law of electoral politics. That is, in normal times. What about times when the centre can't hold, when the extremists take back control and set about making their country great again? At such moments, the best guide to the future is the past. Political chaos might be scary but it isn't all that chaotic. In fact, as risk analyst Sam Wilkin reveals in History Repeating, it has hidden rules. Beneath the noise and confusion of history, from Lenin and Khomeini to Trump and Brexit, there are patterns. The same drama plays out again and again, with minor variations. It isn't the story you think you know. It contains surprises and profound mysteries. But once you have seen the inner logic of the past century's political disasters, you might just be ready to face the interesting times to come.

Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781781259696
Number of pages: 288
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm
Edition: Main


MEDIA REVIEWS
For Wealth Secrets of the One Percent: Eye-opening and sure to make libertarian heads explode. * Kirkus Review *
Pay attention, for this could be your chance to follow in the immaculate Italian leather shod footsteps of the world's one per cent. * Daily Telegraph *

You may also be interested in...

Wars, Guns and Votes
Added to basket
The Origins of Political Order
Added to basket
Comparing Political Regimes
Added to basket
Political Order and Political Decay
Added to basket
Temptations of Power
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Foreign Policies of EU Member States
Added to basket
The Body Economic
Added to basket
The Welfare of Nations
Added to basket
Consumer Lending in France and America
Added to basket
China Goes Global
Added to basket
Foreign Policy Analysis
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.