• Economic Patriotism in Open Economies book cover

    Economic Patriotism in Open Economies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Clift, Cornelia Woll

    The recent financial crisis has demonstrated that governments continuously seek to steer their economies rather than leaving them to free markets. Despite the ambitions of international economic cooperation, such interventionism is decidedly local. Some politicians even proudly evoke "economic…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge
    Journal of European Public Policy Series

  • Sovereignty and Liberty: A Study of the Foundations of Power book cover

    Sovereignty and Liberty

    A Study of the Foundations of Power, 1st Edition

    By Amnon Lev

    The attitude we take to power is almost invariably one of distrust, never more so than when it claims to be sovereign. And yet, we have always been drawn to sovereignty. Out of fear or fascination, we accepted that it was a condition of our liberty; that to assert ourselves as free, we would have…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Freedom and Democracy in an Imperial Context: Dialogues with James Tully book cover

    Freedom and Democracy in an Imperial Context

    Dialogues with James Tully, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Nichols, Jakeet Singh

    Freedom and Democracy in an Imperial Context: Dialogues with James Tully gathers leading thinkers from across the humanities and social sciences in a celebration of, and critical engagement with, the recent work of Canadian political philosopher James Tully. Over the past thirty years, James Tully…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • The Subject of Tragedy (Routledge Revivals): Identity and Difference in Renaissance Drama book cover

    The Subject of Tragedy (Routledge Revivals)

    Identity and Difference in Renaissance Drama, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Belsey

    First published in 1985, The Subject of Tragedy takes the drama of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries as the starting point for an analysis of the differential identities of man and woman. Catherine Belsey charts, in a range of fictional and non-fictional texts, the production in the…

    Paperback – 2015-07-06
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Political Liberalism and Plurinational Democracies book cover

    Political Liberalism and Plurinational Democracies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ferran Requejo, Miquel Caminal

    The current context of developed societies is characterised by a number of phenomena, the most significant of which are processes of economic globalisation, information technologies, increasing multiculturalism and the emergence of cases of national pluralism which require full political…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

  • Liberal Wars: Anglo-American Strategy, Ideology and Practice book cover

    Liberal Wars

    Anglo-American Strategy, Ideology and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Cromartie

     This book addresses the relationship between the 'liberal' values of Anglo-Saxon cultures and the way that they conduct themselves when they are fighting - or preparing to fight - wars. The United States and the United Kingdom are characterised by a consensus that their social and political…

    Hardback – 2015-04-24
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • John Stuart Mill - Thought and Influence: The Saint of Rationalism book cover

    John Stuart Mill - Thought and Influence

    The Saint of Rationalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Georgios Varouxakis, Paul Kelly

    More than two hundred years after his birth, and 150 years after the publication of his most famous essay On Liberty, John Stuart Mill remains one of the towering intellectual figures of the Western tradition. This book combines an up-to-date assessment of the philosophical legacy of Mill’s…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Democracy, Equality, and Justice book cover

    Democracy, Equality, and Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matt Matravers, Lukas Meyer

    In addressing democracy, equality, and justice together, the book stimulates discussions that go beyond the sometimes increasingly technical and increasingly discrete literatures that now dominate the study of each concept. The chapters fall into four categories: on justice and democracy;…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge

  • Sophocles and the Politics of Tragedy: Cities and Transcendence book cover

    Sophocles and the Politics of Tragedy

    Cities and Transcendence, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan N. Badger

    Sophocles and the Politics of Tragedy is an inquiry into a fundamental political problem made visible through the tragic poetry of Sophocles. In part I Badger offers a detailed exegesis of three plays: Ajax, Antigone, and Philoctetes. These plays share a common theme, illuminating a persistent…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
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    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Liberality and Civilization (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Liberality and Civilization (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Gilbert Murray

    First published in 1938, these lectures argue that liberality is the foundation of civilization. According to Gilbert Murray, civilization provides the surplus of security, leisure and wealth that makes liberality possible; a failure of liberality is the surest test of the failure of a civilization…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Problem of Foreign Policy (Routledge Revivals): A Consideration of Present Dangers and the Best Methods for Meeting Them book cover

    The Problem of Foreign Policy (Routledge Revivals)

    A Consideration of Present Dangers and the Best Methods for Meeting Them, 1st Edition

    By Gilbert Murray

    First published in 1921, Gilbert Murray’s treatise considers a largely euro-centric foreign policy during the inter-war period. Believing passionately in the prospect of a Liberal England and the hope promised by the League of Nations, with Britain at its centre, Murray argues that a secure future…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Security and Defensive Democracy in Israel: A Critical Approach to Political Discourse book cover

    Security and Defensive Democracy in Israel

    A Critical Approach to Political Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Sharon Weinblum

    This book scrutinises how political actors in the Israeli parliament (the Knesset) have articulated the security-democracy nexus in their discourses. Security crises expose political leaders to an uncomfortable dilemma: guaranteeing the safety of citizens while at the same time preserving…

    Hardback – 2015-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Liberty and Security

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