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

    The Authorised History of British Defence Economic Intelligence

    A Cold War in Whitehall, 1929-90, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • The UK Equity Gap: The Failure of Government Policy Since 1945 book cover

    The UK Equity Gap

    The Failure of Government Policy Since 1945, 1st Edition

    By Chris Lonsdale

    First published in 1997, this volume investigates the important economic issue of small business finance. The inability of small firms to acquire equity finance is believed to be an important factor in the UK’s continued relative economic decline. Throughout the post-war period both Labour and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Gender, Governance and Feminist Analysis: Missing in Action? book cover

    Gender, Governance and Feminist Analysis

    Missing in Action?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine M Hudson, Malin Rönnblom, Katherine Teghtsoonian

    This edited volume presents critical scholarship analysing governance practices in diverse jurisdictions in Europe and North America, at multiple scales, and in relation to several different arenas of policy and practice. The contributors address shortcomings in the mainstream literature on…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20
    Routledge

  • A.K. Chesterton and the Evolution of Britain’s Extreme Right, 1933-1973 book cover

    A.K. Chesterton and the Evolution of Britain’s Extreme Right, 1933-1973

    1st Edition

    By Luke LeCras

    Arthur Kenneth (A.K.) Chesterton was a soldier, journalist and activist whose involvement with fascist and extreme right-wing politics in Britain spanned four decades. Beginning with his recruitment to Oswald Mosley’s ‘Blackshirts’ in the 1930s, Chesterton’s ideological relationship with fascism,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • 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
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Legal Challenges to the Far-Right: Lessons from England and Wales book cover

    Legal Challenges to the Far-Right

    Lessons from England and Wales, 1st Edition

    By Natalie Alkiviadou

    The work considers the international and European obligations of the UK in the realm of challenging the far-right and assesses the extent to which it adheres to them. It looks at the role of criminal law in tackling hate speech and hate crime and assesses how English law deals with political…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Cumulative Extremism: A Comparative Historical Analysis book cover

    Cumulative Extremism

    A Comparative Historical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Alexander J. Carter

    This book frames several historical incidents of violent movement-countermovement conflicts within the concept of ‘cumulative extremism’— the mutually reinforcing dynamic of radicalisation that can develop between two or more antagonistic groups. Drawing on several in-depth case studies, including…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

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