Politics & International Relations Textbooks New and Key Titles

This online collection contains key textbooks from new and established authors in the areas of Political Science, International Relations, Military & Strategic Studies, and Public Administration & Management. Including a wide range of textbooks for undergraduate and postgraduate courses, you will find whatever you need to teach courses on a variety of subjects, and challenge your students along the way.

British Politics

  • Politics in the Republic of Ireland

    6th Edition

    Edited by John Coakley, Michael Gallagher

    Politics in the Republic of Ireland is now available in a fully revised sixth edition. Building on the success of the previous five editions, it continues to provide an authoritative introduction to all aspects of the government and politics in the Republic of Ireland. Written by some of the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01
    Routledge

  • John Lilburne and the Levellers

    Reappraising the Roots of English Radicalism 400 Years On, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Rees

    John Lilburne (1615–1657), or 'Freeborn John' as he was called by the London crowd, was an important political agitator during the English Revolution. He was one of the leading figures in the Levellers, the short-lived but highly influential radical sect that called for law reform, religious…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • An East End Legacy

    Essays in Memory of William J Fishman, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Holmes, Anne J Kershen

    An East End Legacy is a memorial volume for William J Fishman, whose seminal works on the East End of London in the late nineteenth century have served as a vital starting point for much of the later work on the various complex web of relations in that quarter of the capital. A variety of leading…

    Paperback – 2017-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • British Foreign Policy since 1945

    1st Edition

    By Mark Garnett, Simon Mabon, Robert Smith

    British Foreign Policy since 1945 brings a chronological approach to the study of British foreign policy since the Second World War in order to make the principal events and dynamics accessible within a broader historical and cultural context. The key features included in this book: a detailed…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07
    Routledge

  • Centralisation, Devolution and the Future of Local Government in England

    1st Edition

    By Steve Leach, John Stewart, George Jones

    English local government is in a state of decline after 40 years of incremental but cumulative centralisation by central government. This book is the first to directly address this trend's impact upon the institution of local government, a crucial element in the democratic viability of a unitary…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

  • Anti-Fascism in Britain

    2nd Edition

    By Nigel Copsey

    Anti-fascism has long been one of the most active and dynamic areas of radical protest and direct action. Yet it is an area of struggle and popular resistance that remains largely unexplored by historians, sociologists and political scientists. Fully revised and updated from its earlier edition,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Britain and the European Union

    1st Edition

    By David Gowland

    This engaging and concise text offers the student and the general reader a compact, readable treatment of British membership of the European Union from 1973 to the present day. It provides a highly distilled and accessible analysis and overview of some of the parameters and recurring features of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05
    Routledge

  • What Did You Do During the War?

    The Last Throes of the British Pro-Nazi Right, 1940-45, 1st Edition

    By Richard Griffiths

    This book is a sequel to Richard Griffiths’s two highly successful previous books on the British pro-Nazi Right, Fellow Travellers of the Right: British Enthusiasts for Nazi Germany 1933-39 and Patriotism Perverted: Captain Ramsay, the Right Club and British Anti-Semitism 1939-1940. It follows the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Fascist in the Family

    The Tragedy of John Beckett M.P., 1st Edition

    By Francis Beckett

    John Beckett was a rising political star. Elected as Labour's youngest M.P. in 1924, he was constantly in the news and tipped for greatness. But ten years later he was propaganda chief for Mosley’s fascists, and one of Britain’s three best known anti-Semites. Yet his mother, whom he loved, was a…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Farming, Fascism and Ecology

    A life of Jorian Jenks, 1st Edition

    By Philip M. Coupland

    The life of Jorian Jenks (1899-1963) has great potential to upset settled assumptions. Why did a sensitive and intelligent man from a liberal family become a fascist? How did a Blackshirt go green? The son of an eminent academic, from his childhood onwards Jenks instead longed to farm. Lacking…

    Paperback – 2016-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Searching for Lord Haw-Haw

    The Political Lives of William Joyce, 1st Edition

    By Colin Holmes

    Searching for Lord Haw-Haw is an authoritative account of the political lives of William Joyce. He became notorious as a fascist, an anti-Semite and then as a Second World War traitor when, assuming the persona of Lord Haw-Haw, he acted as a radio propagandist for the Nazis. It is an endlessly…

    Paperback – 2016-08-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Politics in Scotland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Duncan McTavish

    Politics in Scotland is an authoritative introduction to the contemporary political landscape in Scotland and an essential text for undergraduate and postgraduate students of Scottish Politics. Written by leading experts in the field, it is coherently organised to provide a clear and comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2016-07-07
    Routledge

  • Exploring British Politics

    4th Edition

    By Mike Garnett

    Exploring British Politics is a concise, comprehensive and accessible guide to the subject. Fully updated and revised, the new edition covers the 2015 general election and recent developments in the role of political parties, changes in party ideology, the UK's relationship with the European Union,…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge