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  • Authenticity, Autonomy and Multiculturalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Brahm Levey

    The concept of "authenticity" enters multicultural politics in three distinct but interrelated senses: as an ideal of individual and group identity that commands recognition by others; as a condition of individuals’ autonomy that bestows legitimacy on their values, beliefs and preferences as being…

    Paperback – 2017-03-14
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Climate Migration and Security

    Securitisation as a Strategy in Climate Change Politics, 1st Edition

    By Ingrid Boas

    Climate migration, as an image of people moving due to sea-level rise and increased drought, has been presented as one of the main security risks of global warming. The rationale is that climate change will cause mass movements of climate refugees, causing tensions and even violent conflict.…

    Paperback – 2017-03-14
    Environmental Politics

  • Framing War

    Public Opinion and Decision-Making in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Francesco Olmastroni

    Most research on framing has focused on media and elite frames: the ways that the mass media and politicians present information about issues and events to the public. Until now, the process by which citizens’ opinions may affect the initial frame-building process has been largely ignored. The…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • The Nordic Countries and the European Union

    Still the other European community?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Howard Grøn, Peter Nedergaard, Anders Wivel

    In European policy-making, the Nordic countries are often viewed as a relatively coherent bloc; in international and European affairs the Nordic position has traditionally been conditioned on being different from and better than Europe. This book offers a coherent, original and systematic…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Border Thinking on the Edges of the West

    Crossing Over the Hellespont, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Davison

    Drawing on scholarly and life experience on, and over, the historically posited borders between "West" and "East," the work identifies, interrogates, and challenges a particular, enduring, violent inheritance – what it means to cross over a border – from the classical origins of Western political…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08
    Worlding Beyond the West

  • Marx's 'Grundrisse' and Hegel's 'Logic'

    1st Edition

    By Hiroshi Uchida

    Edited by Terrell Carver

    Marx’s Grundrisse is acknowledged as the vital link between Marx’s early and late work. It is also a crucial text in elucidating Marx’s debt to the idealist philosopher G.W.F. Hegel. This book, first published in 1988, is the first full-length study of that relationship, in a thorough textual…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14

  • Politics of Violence

    Militancy, International Politics, Killing in the name, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Heath-Kelly

    Critical thinkers like Foucault, Benjamin, Derrida and Žižek have long challenged the liberal separation of violence and politics by highlighting the implicit violence within political and economic structures. But in an era of international terrorism and counter-terrorism, should we not also…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11

  • Populists in Power

    1st Edition

    By Daniele Albertazzi, Duncan McDonnell

    The main area of sustained populist growth in recent decades has been Western Europe, where populist parties have not only endured longer than expected, but have increasingly begun to enter government. Focusing on three high-profile cases in Italy and Switzerland – the Popolo della Libertà (PDL),…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Islam and Power

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexander S. Cudsi, E. Hillal Dessouki

    The 1970s witnessed a mushrooming of Islamic movements and ideas which was described variously as Islamic revival, Islamic resurgence and Islam on the march. Whether as part of the majority or minority, whether under capitalist or socialist regimes, Muslims have been moved by this reawakening. But…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22

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