• Personal Diplomacy in the EU: Political Leadership and Critical Junctures of European Integration book cover

    Personal Diplomacy in the EU

    Political Leadership and Critical Junctures of European Integration, 1st Edition

    By Roland Vogt

    At a time when the economic troubles and bailouts of Greece and other European economies are casting significant doubt on the future viability of the Eurozone and the EU, it is crucial to examine the origins of the political will and leadership that is necessary to move the integration process…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • Scabs and Traitors: Taboo, Violence and Punishment in Labour Disputes in Britain, 1760-1871 book cover

    Scabs and Traitors

    Taboo, Violence and Punishment in Labour Disputes in Britain, 1760-1871, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Linehan

    In its broadest sense, this book is concerned with the attempt by workers in Britain during the period 1760–1871 to engage in collective action in circumstances of conflict with their employers during a time when the nation and many of its traditional economic structures and customary modes of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Terrorist Histories: Individuals and Political Violence since the 19th Century book cover

    Terrorist Histories

    Individuals and Political Violence since the 19th Century, 1st Edition

    By Caoimhe Nic Dhaibheid

    This book addresses provides a series of in-depth portraits of men and women who have been labelled ‘terrorists’, from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. Bridging historical methodologies and theoretical approaches to terrorism studies, it seeks to contribute to the developing…

    Paperback – 2018-05-08
    Routledge
    Political Violence

  • The UK’s Journeys into and out of the EU: Destinations Unknown book cover

    The UK’s Journeys into and out of the EU

    Destinations Unknown, 1st Edition

    By Julie Smith

    This Routledge Focus aims to investigate and analyse the United Kingdom’s relationship with the European Communities (EC) and the European Union (EU). Since joining the EC in 1973, the UK has had a fraught relationship with the organization, declining closer economic union in the eurozone and,…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30
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    Europa EU Perspectives: Reform, Renegotiation, Reshaping

  • God and the EU: Faith in the European Project book cover

    God and the EU

    Faith in the European Project, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Chaplin, Gary Wilton

    The current political, economic and financial crises facing the EU reveal a deeper cultural, indeed spiritual, malaise – a crisis in ‘the soul of Europe’. Many observers are concluding that the EU cannot be restored to health without a new appreciation of the contribution of religion to its past…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

  • The Media and Austerity: Comparative perspectives book cover

    The Media and Austerity

    Comparative perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Basu, Steve Schifferes, Sophie Knowles

    The Media and Austerity examines the role of the news media in communicating and critiquing economic and social austerity measures in Europe since 2010. From an array of comparative, historical and interdisciplinary vantage points, this edited collection seeks to understand how and why austerity…

    Paperback – 2018-04-16
    Routledge

  • The Challenge of Apartheid: UK–South African Relations, 1985–1986: Documents on British Policy Overseas. Series III, Volume IX book cover

    The Challenge of Apartheid: UK–South African Relations, 1985–1986

    Documents on British Policy Overseas. Series III, Volume IX, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Salmon

    This volume examines diplomatic relations between the United Kingdom and South Africa during one of the most turbulent periods of the apartheid era. The crisis of apartheid that began in 1984 provoked international outrage on an unprecedented scale. This volume documents the attempt by the British…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
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    Whitehall Histories

  • Dynamics of Culture book cover

    Dynamics of Culture

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Cultural Studies

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

    Labour, Finance and Inequality

    The Insecurity Cycle in British Public Policy, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-03-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Finance and Stability

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

    Contemporary Trotskyism

    Parties, Sects and Social Movements in Britain, 1st Edition

    By John Kelly

    Almost 80 years after Leon Trotsky founded the Fourth International, there are now Trotskyist organizations in 57 countries, including most of Western Europe and Latin America. Yet no Trotskyist group has ever led a revolution or built an enduring mass, political party. Contemporary Trotskyism…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    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 ninth 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 – 2018-03-16
    Routledge

  • Interpreting Governance, High Politics, and Public Policy: Essays commemorating Interpreting British Governance book cover

    Interpreting Governance, High Politics, and Public Policy

    Essays commemorating Interpreting British Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nick Turnbull

    Interpreting Governance, High Politics, and Public Policy offers the latest perspectives on the interpretive approach to governance and public policy research. This book commemorates more than a decade of governance research by Mark Bevir and R.A.W. Rhodes, the leading exponents of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

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