• Recognition, Equality and Democracy: Theoretical Perspectives on Irish Politics book cover

    Recognition, Equality and Democracy

    Theoretical Perspectives on Irish Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jurgen De Wispelaere, Cillian McBride, Shane O’Neill

    This volume brings together a range of theoretical responses to issues in Irish politics. Its organising ideas: recognition, equality, and democracy set the terms of political debate within both jurisdictions. For some, there are significant tensions between the grammar of recognition, concerned…

    Paperback – 2016-08-01

  • Continuity, Change and Crisis in Contemporary Ireland book cover

    Continuity, Change and Crisis in Contemporary Ireland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Girvin, Gary Murphy

    The focus of this book is to analyse from a number of perspectives the politics of change in Ireland north and south since 1969. The emergence of the troubles in Northern Ireland, the final push to gain entry to the EEC, changing social mores and severe economic difficulties all begin to appear on…

    Paperback – 2016-07-28

  • Britain's Imperial Retreat from China, 1900-1931 book cover

    Britain's Imperial Retreat from China, 1900-1931

    1st Edition

    By Phoebe Chow

    Britain’s relationship with China in the nineteenth and early twentieth century is often viewed in terms of gunboat diplomacy, unequal treaties, and the unrelenting pursuit of Britain’s own commercial interests. This book, however, based on extensive original research, demonstrates that in Britain…

    Hardback – 2016-07-21
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Imaging Stuart Family Politics: Dynastic Crisis and Continuity book cover

    Imaging Stuart Family Politics

    Dynastic Crisis and Continuity, 1st Edition

    By Catriona Murray

    From conception onwards, Stuart offspring were presented to their subjects through texts, images and public celebrations. Audiences were exhorted to share in their development, establishing affective bonds with the royal family and its latest additions. Yet inviting the public into Stuart domestic…

    Hardback – 2016-07-14
    Visual Culture in Early Modernity

  • Civil Society and Activism in Europe: Contextualizing engagement and political orientations book cover

    Civil Society and Activism in Europe

    Contextualizing engagement and political orientations, 1st Edition

    Edited by William A. Maloney, Jan W. Van Deth

    This book examines the role of civil society organizations in several advanced European democracies: Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Specifically the book focuses on how voluntary organizations contribute to civic and democratic health and assesses the impact of…

    Paperback – 2016-07-11
    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

  • Politics in Scotland book cover

    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

  • Policy Convergence in the UK and Germany: Beyond the Third Way? book cover

    Policy Convergence in the UK and Germany

    Beyond the Third Way?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Green

    Policy convergence and policy learning have emerged as central themes in the study of public policy in recent years. This book complements the rich literature on theoretical aspects as well as individual case studies by undertaking a systematic comparison of policy convergence between two specific…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20

  • The Making of Anti-Muslim Protest: Grassroots Activism in the English Defence League book cover

    The Making of Anti-Muslim Protest

    Grassroots Activism in the English Defence League, 1st Edition

    By Joel Busher

    Activism in any social movement group is, as Deborah Gould observes, a project of collective ‘world-making’. It is about changing the world out there by influencing policy and public opinion, but is also about the way it transforms the lives of participants – activists generate new identities,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Culture and Consensus (Routledge Revivals): England, Art and Politics since 1940 book cover

    Culture and Consensus (Routledge Revivals)

    England, Art and Politics since 1940, 1st Edition

    By Robert Hewison

    Culture and Consensus, first published in 1995 and a revised edition in 1997, explores the history of the relationship between politics and the arts in Britain since 1940, and shows how the search for a secure sense of English identity has been reflected in official and unofficial attitudes to the…

    Paperback – 2016-06-06
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Treasury in Public Policy-Making book cover

    The Treasury in Public Policy-Making

    1st Edition

    By Prof Richard A Chapman

    Analyses the Treasury's role in public policy making and makes an original contribution to knowledge about the current work of the Treasury.The book focuses on three main areas:* the development of the Treasury from earliest times to the present* the current structure and organization of the…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01

  • Politics, Feminism and the Reformation of Gender book cover

    Politics, Feminism and the Reformation of Gender

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Chapman

    Caught between their female gender and their aspirations in a public sphere founded on the gender role of men, women face a problem that is more intractable than conventional feminist political analysis has fully recognized. In this book, Jennifer Chapman addresses both the substance of the problem…

    Paperback – 2016-05-31

  • Intervening in Northern Ireland: Critically Re-thinking Representations of the Conflict book cover

    Intervening in Northern Ireland

    Critically Re-thinking Representations of the Conflict, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marysia Zalewski, John Barry

    The articles in this special issue, drawn from a workshop hosted by the Institute of Governance, Queen’s University, Belfast, explicitly engage with and challenge conventional academic analyses in order to confront the ways in which the conflict on Northern Ireland has traditionally been…

    Paperback – 2016-05-26

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