• Routledge Handbook of European Welfare Systems book cover

    Routledge Handbook of European Welfare Systems

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Sonja Blum, Johanna Kuhlmann, Klaus Schubert

    Published ten years after the first edition, this new Handbook offers topical, and comprehensive information on the welfare systems of all 28 EU member states and their recent reforms, giving the reader an invaluable introduction and basis for comparative welfare research. Additional chapters…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Domestic Military Powers, Law and Human Rights: Calling Out the Armed Forces book cover

    Domestic Military Powers, Law and Human Rights

    Calling Out the Armed Forces, 1st Edition

    By Michael Head

    This book examines the national and international law, human rights and civil liberties issues involved in governments calling out the armed forces to deal with civil unrest or terrorism. The introduction of domestic military powers has become an international trend. Troops already have been seen…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
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  • Political Candidate Selection: Who Wins, Who Loses, and Under-Representation in the UK book cover

    Political Candidate Selection

    Who Wins, Who Loses, and Under-Representation in the UK, 1st Edition

    By Jeanette Ashe

    The "secret garden of politics", where some win and others lose their candidate selection bids, and why some aspirant candidates are successful while others fail have been enduring puzzles within political science. This book solves this puzzle by proposing and applying a universally applicable…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
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    Routledge Studies on Political Parties and Party Systems

  • The Form of Ideology: Investigations into the Sense of Ideological Reasoning with a View to Giving an Account of its Place in Political Life book cover

    The Form of Ideology

    Investigations into the Sense of Ideological Reasoning with a View to Giving an Account of its Place in Political Life, 1st Edition

    Edited by D. J. Manning

    First published in 1980. Of all the concepts deployed in the study of politics the application of the concept of ideology is by far the least precise. Those who have sought to clarify its meaning have concluded that ideology is not an independent constituent of political life and indispensable to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
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    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • Pluralism and Corporatism: The Political Evolution of Modern Democracies book cover

    Pluralism and Corporatism

    The Political Evolution of Modern Democracies, 1st Edition

    By Reginald J. Harrison

    First published in 1980. In Pluralism and Corporatism the author examines the ‘pluralist' conception of democratic advanced industrial societies and shows to what extent an alternative conception the ‘corporatist' society is more appropriate today. The book reviews criticisms of standard…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
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    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • Social Democracy and the Rule of Law book cover

    Social Democracy and the Rule of Law

    1st Edition

    By Otto Kirchheimer, Franz Neumann

    Edited by Keith Tribe

    First published in 1987. The legal and political writings of the German Social Democrats Kirchheimer and Neumann, from the period prior to the National Socialist seizure of power, are little known to English readers. This volume presents a selection of important essays from this period, which focus…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
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    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • Rethinking Socialism: A Theory for a Better Practice book cover

    Rethinking Socialism

    A Theory for a Better Practice, 1st Edition

    By Gavin Kitching

    First published in 1983. Socialism was generally unpopular in Britain in the 1980s. The Left needed new ideas and fresh approaches if it was ever to escape its isolation from the mainstream of political and cultural life. Rethinking Socialism brought such a perspective to socialist thought and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
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    Routledge Library Editions: Political Thought and Political Philosophy

  • Taiwan: Nation-State or Province? book cover

    Taiwan

    Nation-State or Province?, 7th Edition

    By John Franklin Copper

    In this newly revised and updated seventh edition of Taiwan: Nation-State or Province? Copper examines Taiwan's geography and history, society and culture, economy, political system and foreign and security politics in the context of Taiwan's uncertain status, as either a sovereign nation or a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
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  • Routledge Handbook of Sport and Politics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sport and Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Bairner, John Kelly, Jung Woo Lee

    Sport is frequently considered to be an aspect of popular culture that is, or should be, untainted by the political. However, there is a broad consensus among academics that sport is often at the heart of the political and the political is often central to sport. From the 1936 Olympic Games in Nazi…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29
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  • The EU–Japan Partnership in the Shadow of China: The Crisis of Liberalism book cover

    The EU–Japan Partnership in the Shadow of China

    The Crisis of Liberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Axel Berkofsky, Christopher W. Hughes, Paul Midford, Marie Söderberg

    Both the European Union and Japan have been major beneficiaries and supporters of the liberal international order, first led by the United States since the end of World War II. During this period, they have emerged as global powers, however, the very order that nurtured their rise is now facing…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28
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  • Social Cohesion in Asia: Historical Origins, Contemporary Shapes and Future Dynamics book cover

    Social Cohesion in Asia

    Historical Origins, Contemporary Shapes and Future Dynamics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aurel Croissant, Peter Walkenhorst

    This book explores the historical origins, contemporary dynamics and future challenges of social cohesion in South, Southeast and East Asia—one of the most dynamic and at the same time heterogeneous regions in the world, in terms of economic, political and human development. The comparative case…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27
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    Routledge Studies on Comparative Asian Politics

  • Development and Security in Southeast Asia: Volume I: The Environment book cover

    Development and Security in Southeast Asia

    Volume I: The Environment, 1st Edition

    By Carolina G. Hernandez

    Edited by David B. Dewitt

    This title was first published in 2003. This three-volume set examines the relationship between government and civil society in their efforts to define and pursue security. Including the results of an extensive research program, each volume is organized around one of the three principal themes -…

    Hardback – 2019-11-26
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    Routledge Revivals

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