• Irish Elections 1948-77: Results and Analysis: Sources for the Study of Irish Politics 2 book cover

    Irish Elections 1948-77: Results and Analysis

    Sources for the Study of Irish Politics 2

    Edited by Michael Gallagher

    This book is the second in the series Sources for the Study of Irish Politics, which is produced by the Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI). The aim of the PSAI is to promote the professional study of politics in and of Ireland, and the aim of the series is to make more widely available…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • The Authorised History of British Economic and Defence Intelligence: A War in Whitehall, 1929-90 book cover

    The Authorised History of British Economic and Defence Intelligence

    A War in Whitehall, 1929-90

    By Peter Davies

    This book is the first history of UK economic intelligence and offers a new perspective on the evolution of Britain’s national intelligence machinery and how it worked during the Cold War. British economic intelligence has a longer pedigree than the Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC) and was the…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • Labour, Finance and Inequality: The Insecurity Cycle in British Public Policy book cover

    Labour, Finance and Inequality

    The Insecurity Cycle in British Public Policy

    By Suzanne J. Konzelmann, Simon Deakin, Marc Fovargue-Davies, Frank Wilkinson

    Following the 2008 "global" financial crisis, the viability of globalised financial capitalism was called into question. The resulting fear and uncertainty produced a momentary return to "Keynesian" policies. But as soon as emergency stimuli – and bank bail-outs – appeared to stabilise the…

    Hardback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Finance and Stability

  • Dynamics of Culture book cover

    Dynamics of Culture

    By J. Zvi Namenwirth, Robert Philip Weber

    This book, first published in 1987, is a landmark contribution to macrosociology that extends the tradition of Sorokin, Durkheim, Marx, Weber and other founders of the discipline in new and exciting directions. Using their innovative content analysis methodology to examine American and British…

    Paperback – 2018-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Cultural Studies

  • Gladstone book cover

    Gladstone

    By Erich Eyck

    Originally published in 1966 and translated by Bernard Miall, Gladstone traces William Gladstone’s career from his election to Parliament in 1832, to his funeral in Westminster Abbey. The book portrays Gladstone as a firm adherent of Toryism and it describes his relations with Peel and Palmerston,…

    Hardback – 2018-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone and Disraeli

  • Contemporary Trotskyism: Parties, Sects and Social Movements in Britain book cover

    Contemporary Trotskyism

    Parties, Sects and Social Movements in Britain

    By John Kelly

    Almost eighty years after Leon Trotsky founded the Fourth International: the World Party of Socialist Revolution, there are now Trotskyist organizations in 57 countries, including most of Western Europe and Latin America. Contemporary Trotskyism looks in detail at the influence, structure and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Politics UK book cover

    Politics UK

    9th Edition

    Edited by Bill Jones, Philip Norton, Oliver Daddow

    This revised and updated 9th edition of the bestselling textbook Politics UK is an indispensable introduction to British politics. It provides a thorough and accessible overview of the institutions and processes of British government, a good grounding in British political history and an incisive…

    Paperback – 2018-03-14 
    Routledge

  • Democratic Dilemmas: Why democracies ban political parties book cover

    Democratic Dilemmas

    Why democracies ban political parties

    By Angela K Bourne

    This book examines how citizens, governments and courts in democratic states resolve dilemmas posed by anti-system parties or, more specifically, the question of why democracies ban political parties. On the one hand, party bans are purportedly designed to ‘protect’ democracies, usually from groups…

    Hardback – 2018-03-01 
    Routledge
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Education in a Federal UK book cover

    Education in a Federal UK

    Edited by John Furlong, Ingrid Lunt

    Britain’s two recent referenda - on Brexit (2016) and on Scottish independence (2014) - have raised in the public mind fundamental questions about the future of the UK. It seems that for the first time, the public, the media and the political elite have woken up to the fact that in different parts…

    Hardback – 2018-02-26 
    Routledge

  • 'Tomorrow Belongs to Us': The British Far Right since 1967 book cover

    'Tomorrow Belongs to Us'

    The British Far Right since 1967

    Edited by Nigel Copsey, Matthew Worley

    This book traces the varied development of the far right in Britain from the formation of the National Front in 1967 to the present day. Experts draw on a range of disciplinary and methodological perspectives to provide a rich and detailed account of the evolution of the various strands of the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Modernising School Governance: Corporate planning and expert handling in state education book cover

    Modernising School Governance

    Corporate planning and expert handling in state education

    By Andrew Wilkins

    Modernising School Governance examines the impact of recent market-based reforms on the role of governors in the English state education system. A focus of the book concerns how government and non-government demands for ‘strong governance’ have been translated to mean improved performance…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12 
    Routledge

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