• Brexit and the Political Economy of Fragmentation: Things Fall Apart book cover

    Brexit and the Political Economy of Fragmentation

    Things Fall Apart, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jamie Morgan, Heikki Patomaki

    Brexit means Brexit and other meaningless mantras have simply confirmed that confusion and uncertainty have dominated the early stages of this era defining event. Though there has been a lack of coherent and substantive policy goals from the UK government, this does not prevent analysis of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • One Party Dominance: Fianna F� and Irish Politics 1926�2016 book cover

    One Party Dominance

    Fianna F� and Irish Politics 1926�2016, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sean McGraw, Eoin O'Malley

    Fianna Fáil was for most of the 20th century the democratic world’s most successful political party. It dominated the politics of Ireland from 1932, when it first took power, until 2011 when it became a prominent electoral victim of the Great Recession. This book provides original research that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
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  • Brexit and the Commonwealth: What Next? book cover

    Brexit and the Commonwealth

    What Next?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Clegg

    The decision of the UK to ‘Leave’ the European Union (EU) was unexpected, and as a consequence the precise details of what would come next were left very unclear, and still today there is little certainty or agreement over what ‘Brexit’ will actually mean. It is within this context that this edited…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16
    Routledge

  • Peace and Ethnic Identity in Northern Ireland: Consociational Power Sharing and Conflict Management book cover

    Peace and Ethnic Identity in Northern Ireland

    Consociational Power Sharing and Conflict Management, 1st Edition

    By Henry Jarrett

    Consociational power sharing is often perceived to be the method of conflict management that is most likely to succeed in deeply divided societies. The case of Northern Ireland in particular is heralded by many as a consociational success story. Since the signing of the Good Friday (Belfast)…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Social Movements in Violently Divided Societies: Constructing Conflict and Peacebuilding book cover

    Social Movements in Violently Divided Societies

    Constructing Conflict and Peacebuilding, 1st Edition

    By John Nagle

    Violently divided societies present major challenges to institutions seeking to establish peace in places characterised by ethnic conflict and high levels of social segregation. Yet such societies also contain groups that refuse to be confined within separate forms of ethnic community and instead…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The 'Irish' Family book cover

    The 'Irish' Family

    1st Edition

    Edited by Linda Connolly

    When situated in the wider European context, ‘the Irish family’ has undergone a process of profound transformation and rapid change in very recent decades. Recent data cites a significant increase in one parent households and a high non-marital birth rate for instance alongside the emergence of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Ernest Bevin (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Ernest Bevin (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Peter Weiler

    First published in 1993, this book presents a biography of a central figure in the development of both the labour movement and British politics in the first half of the twentieth century. This highly accessible account of Bevin’s life and career was the first to make use of documents pertaining to…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Liberal Reform and Industrial Relations: J.H. Whitley (1866-1935), Halifax Radical and Speaker of the House of Commons book cover

    Liberal Reform and Industrial Relations: J.H. Whitley (1866-1935), Halifax Radical and Speaker of the House of Commons

    1st Edition

    Edited by John A. Hargreaves, Keith Laybourn, Richard Toye

    J.H. Whitley came from an established business family in Halifax, where he engaged in youth work and municipal politics before becoming MP for Halifax from 1900 to 1928. He was a Liberal Radical who worked with Labour, gave his name to the industrial councils of the First World War, was Speaker of…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge

  • Neoliberal Thought and Thatcherism: ‘A Transition From Here to There?’ book cover

    Neoliberal Thought and Thatcherism

    ‘A Transition From Here to There?’, 1st Edition

    By Robert Ledger

    The premiership of Margaret Thatcher has been portrayed as uniquely ideological in its pursuit of a more market-based economy. A body of literature has been built on how a sharp turn to the right by the Conservative Party during the 1980s - inspired by the likes of Milton Friedman and Friedrich…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31
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  • Critically Examining the Case Against the 1998 Human Rights Act book cover

    Critically Examining the Case Against the 1998 Human Rights Act

    1st Edition

    Edited by Frederick Cowell

    Since its inception in 1998 the Human Rights Act (HRA) has come in for a wide variety of criticism on legal, constitutional, political and cultural grounds. More recently, this criticism escalated significantly as politicians have seriously considered proposals for its abolition. This book examines…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Youth Activism and Solidarity: The non-stop picket against Apartheid book cover

    Youth Activism and Solidarity

    The non-stop picket against Apartheid, 1st Edition

    By Gavin Brown, Helen Yaffe

    From April 1986 until just after Nelson Mandela’s release from prison in February 1990, supporters of the City of London Anti-Apartheid Group maintained a continuous protest, day and night, outside the South African Embassy in central London. This book examines how and why a group of children,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Spaces of Childhood and Youth Series

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