E-books: European Studies

  • Imaginary Europes: Literary and filmic representations of Europe from afar book cover

    Imaginary Europes

    Literary and filmic representations of Europe from afar, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elisabeth Bekers, Maggie Ann Bowers, Sissy Helff

    The 20th century has witnessed crucial changes in our perceptions of Europe. Two World Wars and many regional conflicts, the end of empires and of the Eastern Bloc, the creation and expansion of the European Union, and the continuous reshaping of Europe’s population through emigration, immigration,…

    eBook – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Politics of International Human Rights Law Promotion in Western Europe: Order versus Justice book cover

    Politics of International Human Rights Law Promotion in Western Europe

    Order versus Justice, 1st Edition

    By Koldo Casla

    This book offers a critical reinterpretation of Western European States’ programmatic support for International Human Rights Law (IHRL) since the 1970s. It examines the systemic or structural constraints inherent to the international legal system and argues that order trumps justice in Western…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Rights

  • Queering Norway book cover

    Queering Norway

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pal Bjorby, Anka Ryall

    The articles in this collection indicate the still powerful role of queer theory in questioning the political, social, cultural, institutional hegemony of heterosexuality in culture and society at large as well as in academic research institutions. Written from the perspective of the northern…

    eBook – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • Deconstructing Europe: Postcolonial Perspectives book cover

    Deconstructing Europe

    Postcolonial Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Ponzanesi, Bolette B. Blaagaard

    This book engages with the question of what makes Europe postcolonial and how memory, whiteness and religion figure in representations and manifestations of European ‘identity’ and self-perception. To deconstruct Europe is necessary as its definition is now contested more than ever, both internally…

    eBook – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • Greece and Turkey in Conflict and Cooperation: From Europeanization to De-Europeanization book cover

    Greece and Turkey in Conflict and Cooperation

    From Europeanization to De-Europeanization, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alexis Heraclides, Gizem Alioğlu Çakmak

    This book offers a sober, contemplative and comprehensive coverage of Greek–Turkish relations, covering in depth the current political climate, with due regard to the historical dimension. The book includes up-to-date accounts of the traditional areas of unresolved discord (Aegean, minorities,…

    eBook – 2019-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Interest Group Design: The Foundation and Evolution of Common Cause book cover

    Interest Group Design

    The Foundation and Evolution of Common Cause, 1st Edition

    By Marcie L. Reynolds

    In Interest Group Design, Marcie L. Reynolds examines the evolution of Common Cause, the first national government reform lobby. Founded in 1970 by John W. Gardner, the organization gained influence with Congress and established an organizational culture that lasted several decades. External and…

    eBook – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Cultures of Transnationality in European Migration: Subjectivity, Family and Inequality book cover

    Cultures of Transnationality in European Migration

    Subjectivity, Family and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Karolina Barglowski

    Transnational mobility in the EU has become a key factor for supranational integration, equal life chances and socioeconomic prosperity. This book explores the cultural and social patterns that shape people’s migration, the historical and contemporary patterns of their movement, and the manifold…

    eBook – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Transnationalism

  • Undoing Homogeneity in the Nordic Region: Migration, Difference and the Politics of Solidarity book cover

    Undoing Homogeneity in the Nordic Region

    Migration, Difference and the Politics of Solidarity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suvi Keskinen, Unnur Dís Skaptadóttir, Mari Toivanen

    This book critically engages with dominant ideas of cultural homogeneity in the Nordic countries and contests the notion of homogeneity as a crucial determinant of social cohesion and societal security. Showing how national identities in the Nordic region have developed historically around notions…

    eBook – 2019-06-03
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • The Making of the Conservative Party’s Immigration Policy book cover

    The Making of the Conservative Party’s Immigration Policy

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca Partos

    This book explains the development of the Conservative Party’s immigration policy during the seven decades since 1945, up to today. By bringing together existing theories from the fields of political science and migration studies, this book offers a new model of party policy-making, which…

    eBook – 2019-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

  • The Atlas of Migration in Europe: A Critical Geography of Migration Policies book cover

    The Atlas of Migration in Europe

    A Critical Geography of Migration Policies, 1st Edition

    By Migreurop

    This book follows the journeys of those fleeing war, poverty or political crises, risking their lives as they attempt to find sanctuary in Europe. Over the past 25 years, almost 40,000 migrants have been reported missing or died due to drowning or exhaustion on the borders of Europe. 6,000 migrants…

    eBook – 2019-05-30
    Routledge

  • The Iberian Legislatures in Comparative Perspective book cover

    The Iberian Legislatures in Comparative Perspective

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jorge M. Fernandes, Cristina Leston-Bandeira

    This comprehensive book analyses the development of the legislatures in the Iberian countries over the past 40 years, since democracy was introduced, to comparatively understand their role in these political systems and in sustaining their democratic systems. Sharing many historical developments…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Library of Legislative Studies

  • Health Care and Cost Containment in the European Union book cover

    Health Care and Cost Containment in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elias Mossialos, Julian Le Grand

    First published in 1999, this volume aims to describe and analyse the experience of cost containment in Europe over the last fifteen years in order to understand that experience and to determine, as best we can, which methods were successful and which were not. Part I provides an overview of…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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