• Militant Democracy: The Limits of Democratic Tolerance book cover

    Militant Democracy

    The Limits of Democratic Tolerance, 1st Edition

    By Bastiaan Rijpkema

    This book aims to present a comprehensive theory of militant democracy and to answer questions such as: How can a democracy protect itself against its own downfall? And when is intervention against antidemocrats justified? Against the backdrop of historical and current examples, this book examines…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
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    Extremism and Democracy

  • Routledge Library Editions: Women and Politics: 9 Volume Set book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Politics

    9 Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Various

    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Politics (9 Volume set) presents titles, originally published between 1981 and 1993. The set draws attention to the importance of women and how their presence and active involvement, in politics and related fields, during the twentieth century has been crucial…

    Hardback – 2018-12-12
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Politics

  • Women and the State: The Shifting Boundaries of Public and Private book cover

    Women and the State

    The Shifting Boundaries of Public and Private, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Showstack Sassoon

    In the late 1980s, despite the fact that the vast majority of women now had a dual role – in paid work and in the domestic realm – the world of work, the welfare state, and the domestic sphere were all still organized as though women’s place were primarily in the home. Though this contradiction…

    Hardback – 2018-12-12
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Politics

  • Never Again: Rock Against Racism and the Anti-Nazi League 1976-1982 book cover

    Never Again

    Rock Against Racism and the Anti-Nazi League 1976-1982, 1st Edition

    By David Renton

    By 1976, the National Front had become the fourth largest party in Britain. In a context of national decline, racism and fears that the country was collapsing into social unrest, the Front won 19 per cent of the vote in elections in Leicester and 100,000 votes in London. In response, an…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Female Combatants after Armed Struggle: Lost in Transition? book cover

    Female Combatants after Armed Struggle

    Lost in Transition?, 1st Edition

    By Niall Gilmartin

    This book stems from a simple ‘feminist curiosity’ that can be succinctly summed up into a single question: what happens to combatant women after the war? Based on in-depth interviews with 40 research participants, mostly former combatants within the Irish Republican Army (IRA), this book…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28
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    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Economic Tracts for the Times book cover

    Economic Tracts for the Times

    1st Edition

    By G. D. H. Cole

    Originally written as a series of pamphlets and at a time of high unemployment, this volume discusses free trade, monetary policy, wages and employment, economic theory and social legislation.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-21
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    Routledge Library Editions

  • Attempts at General Union book cover

    Attempts at General Union

    1st Edition

    By G. D. H. Cole

    This volume traces the attempts made after the Napoleonic Wars to link up all the numerous local and sectional Trade Societies into a single comprehensive ‘General Trades Union’ – attempts which culminated in the short-lived Grand National Consolidated Trades Union formed under Robert Owen’s…

    Paperback – 2018-11-21
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    Routledge Library Editions

  • The Meaning of Marxism book cover

    The Meaning of Marxism

    1st Edition

    By G. D. H. Cole

    This book is largely based on What Marx Really Meant which was written by Cole and published in 1934. It is a revaluation of Marx’s essential ideas and methods in relation to contemporary social structures and developments and considers the bearing of Marx’s theories on the structure of social…

    Paperback – 2018-11-21
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    Routledge Library Editions

  • Anti-Islamic Protest in the UK: Policy Responses to the Far Right book cover

    Anti-Islamic Protest in the UK

    Policy Responses to the Far Right, 1st Edition

    By William Allchorn

    Demonstrations by far-right groups, such as the English Defence League, Britain First and PEGIDA, have caused considerable social and civic unrest in UK cities for nearly a decade. But how should policymakers respond to far-right and anti-Muslim activism? Drawing on extensive primary research with…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
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    Extremism and Democracy

  • Multiculturalism in Contemporary Britain: Policy, Law and Theory book cover

    Multiculturalism in Contemporary Britain

    Policy, Law and Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard T. Ashcroft, Mark Bevir

    Since 1945 the United Kingdom has changed from a polity that was overwhelmingly white, ethnically British, and Christian to one constituted by creeds, cultures, and communities drawn from all over the globe. The term ‘multiculturalism’ evokes these demographic changes, the policies and laws that…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
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  • How Parliament Works book cover

    How Parliament Works

    8th Edition

    By Nicolas Besly, Tom Goldsmith, Robert Rogers, Rhodri Walters

    Parliament is constantly in the news and televised daily, but much of its work remains a mystery to outsiders and is sometimes perplexing even to its own members. Written by expert insiders, How Parliament Works is a straightforward and readable analysis of one of the country’s most complex – and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge

  • The Official History of Britain and the European Community, Volume III: The Tiger Unleashed, 1975-1985 book cover

    The Official History of Britain and the European Community, Volume III

    The Tiger Unleashed, 1975-1985, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Wall

    Volume III of The Official History of Britain and the European Community covers the divisions over Europe of the Labour Government (1975–79) and the controversies surrounding Britain’s relations with her EEC partners under Margaret Thatcher. As the UK prepares to leave the European Union, this…

    Hardback – 2018-11-09
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    Government Official History Series

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