Taylor & Francis India: Political Philosophy

  • State Violence, Torture, and Political Prisoners: On the Role Played by Amnesty International in Brazil During the Dictatorship (1964–1985) book cover

    State Violence, Torture, and Political Prisoners

    On the Role Played by Amnesty International in Brazil During the Dictatorship (1964–1985), 1st Edition

    By Renata Meirelles

    State Violence, Torture, and Political Prisoners discusses the activities of Amnesty International during the period of Brazil's dictatorship (1964–1985). During the dictatorship, Amnesty assisted political prisoners who were submitted to torture and helped to publicize charges of torture against…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Law and the Wearing of Religious Symbols in Europe book cover

    Law and the Wearing of Religious Symbols in Europe

    2nd Edition

    By Erica Howard

    Written in accessible language, this book provides a comprehensive analysis of a topical subject that is being widely debated across Europe. The work presents an overview of emerging case law from the European Court of Human Rights and the Court of Justice of the European Union, as well as from…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21 
    Routledge

  • Glorious Causes: The Irrationality of Capitalism, War and Politics book cover

    Glorious Causes

    The Irrationality of Capitalism, War and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Yale R. Magrass, Charles Derber

    Drawing on historical cases of the American South before and after the Civil War, Europe – especially Germany – between the world wars, and the United States in Vietnam and its aftermath, this book takes a historical approach to explain the problems of capitalism and democratic leadership in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21 
    Routledge
    Universalizing Resistance

  • What is Pluralism? book cover

    What is Pluralism?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Volker Kaul, Ingrid Salvatore

    Is pluralism inherent to the human condition? Does it have its origins in the diversity of cultures? Are disagreements among individuals the same as disagreements among societies? Focusing on these critical questions essential to understanding of modern societies, this book traces the origins of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-20 
    Routledge India
    Ethics, Human Rights and Global Political Thought

  • Self-Defense, Necessity, and Punishment: A Philosophical Analysis book cover

    Self-Defense, Necessity, and Punishment

    A Philosophical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Uwe Steinhoff

    This book offers a philosophical analysis of the moral and legal justifications for the use of force. While the book focuses on the ethics self-defense, it also explores its relation to lesser evil justifications, public authority, the justification of punishment, and the ethics of war. Steinhoff’s…

    Hardback – 2019-10-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Constitutional Law, Religion and Equal Liberty: The Impact of Desecularization book cover

    Constitutional Law, Religion and Equal Liberty

    The Impact of Desecularization, 1st Edition

    By Azin Tadjdini

    During the 20th century many countries embarked on a process of constitutional secularization by which the role of religion gradually became limited. Yet, by the late 20th century, and increasingly following the end of the Cold War, this development began to be challenged. This book examines the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • The Democratic Courthouse: A Modern History of Design, Due Process and Dignity book cover

    The Democratic Courthouse

    A Modern History of Design, Due Process and Dignity, 1st Edition

    By Linda Mulcahy, Emma Rowden

    The Democratic Courthouse examines how changing understandings of the relationship between government and the governed came to be reflected in the buildings designed to house the modern legal system from the 1970s to the present day in England and Wales. The book explores the extent to which…

    Paperback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge

  • Body Politics book cover

    Body Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nadia E. Brown, Sarah Allen Gershon

    The politics of the body is often highly contested, culturally specific, and controlled, and this book calls our attention to how bodies are included or excluded in the polity. With governments regulating bodies in ways that mark the political boundaries of who is a citizen, worthy of protection…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge

  • Islam, Populism and Regime Change in Turkey: Making and Re-making the AKP book cover

    Islam, Populism and Regime Change in Turkey

    Making and Re-making the AKP, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Hakan Yavuz, Ahmet Erdi Öztürk

    Islam, Populism and Regime Change in Turkey explores the role of religion (Sunni, Hanefi Islam) in the transformation of Turkey under the reign of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his Justice and Development Party (Adalet ve Kalkınma Partisi, AKP). The chapters argue that the Turkish…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge
    The Southeast Europe and Black Sea Series

  • Chinese in Africa: ‘Chineseness’ and the Complexities of Identities book cover

    Chinese in Africa

    ‘Chineseness’ and the Complexities of Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Obert Hodzi

    Chinese in Africa explores the complexities of identities and forms in which the Chinese Migrants in Africa express their ‘Chineseness’. In its study of the Chinese diaspora in Africa, the book eschews tendencies to compound the Chinese by showing their distinctiveness in terms of history, culture…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge

  • Between Democracy and Law: The Amorality of Secession book cover

    Between Democracy and Law

    The Amorality of Secession, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carlos Closa, Costanza Margiotta, Giuseppe Martinico

    This volume purports to explore the legal and political issues triggered by the new wave of secessionism. More specifically, those issues concern the interplay between notions of democracy (and democratic ends and means) and law (and the rule of law and constitutionalism). Against this background,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge

  • The History of Utopian Thought book cover

    The History of Utopian Thought

    1st Edition

    By Joyce Oramel Hertzler

    This book, originally published in 1923, embodies two related and yet distinct types of sociological endeavour. It is a study in the history of social thought, a field which had only been receiving serious and widespread attention in recent years, and attempts to give an historical cross-section of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge

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