• Rethinking Governance: Ruling, rationalities and resistance book cover

    Rethinking Governance

    Ruling, rationalities and resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Bevir, R. A. W. Rhodes

    This volume explores new directions of governance and public policy arising both from interpretive political science and those who engage with interpretive ideas. It conceives governance as the various policies and outcomes emerging from the increasing salience of neoclassical and institutional…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Governmentality after Neoliberalism book cover

    Governmentality after Neoliberalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Bevir

    Neoliberalism has had a major impact on public policy but it has also perhaps obscured the equally dramatic spread of other policy tools based on significantly different forms of social science. This book therefore explores the mixture of social technologies that have arisen since neoliberalism,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • The Official History of the Cabinet Secretaries book cover

    The Official History of the Cabinet Secretaries

    1st Edition

    By Ian Beesley

    This book is the official history of British Cabinet Secretaries, the most senior civil servants in UK government, from the post-war period up to 2002. In December 1916 Maurice Hankey sat at the Cabinet table to take the first official record of Cabinet decisions. Prior to this there had been no…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • Gladstone book cover

    Gladstone

    1st Edition

    By Erich Eyck

    Originally published in 1966 and translated by Bernard Miall, Gladstone traces William Gladstone’s career from his election to Parliament in 1832, to his funeral in Westminster Abbey. The book portrays Gladstone as a firm adherent of Toryism and it describes his relations with Peel and Palmerston,…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone and Disraeli

  • Agitators and Promoters in the Age of Gladstone and Disraeli: A Biographical Dictionary of the Leaders of British Pressure Groups Founded Between 1865 and 1886 book cover

    Agitators and Promoters in the Age of Gladstone and Disraeli

    A Biographical Dictionary of the Leaders of British Pressure Groups Founded Between 1865 and 1886, 1st Edition

    By Howard LeRoy Malchow

    Originally published in 1983, Agitators and Promoters in the Age of Gladstone and Disraeli brings together the lives of thousands of persons, some famous, most modest and obscure, who were joined a century ago in pursuit of causes promising, a more just world which embodied much of the life and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25
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    Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone and Disraeli

  • Studies in Diplomatic History book cover

    Studies in Diplomatic History

    1st Edition

    By James Headlam-Morley

    This collection of essays delves into issues associated with British foreign policy in the ten years that Headlam-Morley worked with the Foreign Office in early twentieth century Britain. Originally published in 1930, the issues discussed in this volume include disarmament, treaties and security…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Unions and Economic Crisis: Britain, West Germany and Sweden book cover

    Unions and Economic Crisis

    Britain, West Germany and Sweden, 1st Edition

    By Peter Gourevitch, Andrew Martin, George Ross, Stephen Bornstein, Andrei Markovits, Christopher Allen

    First published in 1984. This book represents a major study of union responses to the economic crisis of the 1970s and 1980s. Abjuring governmental or managerial outlooks, it argues that unions, as representatives of essential producer groups, would be central to the renegotiation of the economic…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    European Trade Unions and the 1970s Economic Crisis

  • Imperialism: A Study book cover

    Imperialism

    A Study, 1st Edition

    By J.A. Hobson

    Originally published in 1902, this study expands on the ideas of imperialism which were a key focus of many countries in the early twentieth century, particularly in Great Britain. Hobson starts by outlining the economic origins of imperialism with an analysis on methodology and results, before…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • International Intervention, Identity and Conflict Transformation: Bridges and Walls Between Groups book cover

    International Intervention, Identity and Conflict Transformation

    Bridges and Walls Between Groups, 1st Edition

    By Timea Spitka

    This book addresses the challenges of international intervention in violent conflicts and its impact on groups in conflict. When the international community intervenes in a violent internal conflict, intervening powers may harden divisions, constructing walls between groups, or they may foster…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • The World of Labour book cover

    The World of Labour

    1st Edition

    By G. D. H. Cole

    Cole saw the trade unions as being critical to progress, but to realise their role they needed to change and the issue of trade union structure therefore became fundamental. He considered in this volume that trade union structure was a central problem of the labour movement – he described British…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • Self-Government in Industry book cover

    Self-Government in Industry

    1st Edition

    By G D H Cole

    This book represents an important stage in the development of an indigenous theory. The argument is presented with the special qualities of cogency and perception which have given the author a lasting influence within the labour movement.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • The Next Ten Years book cover

    The Next Ten Years

    1st Edition

    By G D. H. Cole

    This volume was Cole's first major work of political economy in almost a decade and it effectively positioned him as a mainstream Fabian who sought to stabilize capitalism before progressing socialism by essentially statist means. Influenced by J A Hobson and Maynard Keynes the imperative for Cole…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

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