• Human Rights and the Judicialisation of African Politics book cover

    Human Rights and the Judicialisation of African Politics

    By Peter Brett

    This book introduces readers to the judicialisation of politics in Southern Africa (a phenomenon emerging over the last two decades) and provides the first transnational explanation for this development. It does so by focusing on recent changes in human rights norms based on fieldwork in three…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    Routledge Studies in African Politics and International Relations

  • Governance and Constitutionalism: Law, Politics and Institutional Neutrality book cover

    Governance and Constitutionalism

    Law, Politics and Institutional Neutrality

    Edited by Bogdan Iancu, Elena Simina Tănăsescu

    This collection studies the rise of neutral bodies as a challenge to the constitutional paradigm of the nation state. Administrative entities such as commissions, agencies, councils, authorities or ‘independent agencies’ as they are sometimes known, are relatively autonomous from majoritarian…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    Studies in the Sociology of Law

  • The Populist Radical Left in Europe book cover

    The Populist Radical Left in Europe

    Edited by Giorgos Katsambekis, Alexandros Kioupkiolis

    This volume fills a crucial gap in the literature about left-wing politics and populism, its relation to governance and political power and the role of the Populist Radical Left in a rapidly changing Europe…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Party System Change, the European Crisis and the State of Democracy book cover

    Party System Change, the European Crisis and the State of Democracy

    Edited by Marco Lisi

    Party systems are crucial elements for the functioning of political systems and representative democracies. With several European countries experiencing significant changes recently, it is necessary to update our knowledge. This volume analyzes party system change in Europe in the 21st century (…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    Routledge Studies on Political Parties and Party Systems

  • Devolution in the UK: A Strangely British Model book cover

    Devolution in the UK

    A Strangely British Model

    By David Moon, Jonathan Tonge, Sophie Whiting

    The introduction of devolved government for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland has been the most dramatic constitutional transformation of the United Kingdom in many generations. However, the process has raised as many problems such as a highly uneven transfer of powers with, it seems, no…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

  • Distributive Politics in Malaysia: Maintaining Authoritarian Party Dominance book cover

    Distributive Politics in Malaysia

    Maintaining Authoritarian Party Dominance

    By Hidekuni Washida

    This book provides a systematic analysis of the fragile dominance of the ruling Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition in Malaysia. The BN coalition has attracted attention as a key example of an authoritarian dominant party regime that has successfully maintained its own stability. Its sustained…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 
    Politics in Asia

  • EU Democracy Promotion and Governmentality: Turkey and Beyond book cover

    EU Democracy Promotion and Governmentality

    Turkey and Beyond

    By Hanna L. Muehlenhoff

    The EU’s civil society policies have to be seen in the context of the EU, which was founded to achieve peace in Europe and overcome ideological struggles and to increase economic growth. Sympathising with the argument that the EU and its policies are strongly constituted by (neo-)liberal…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 

  • NATO and the Crisis in the International Order: The Atlantic Alliance and Its Enemies book cover

    NATO and the Crisis in the International Order

    The Atlantic Alliance and Its Enemies

    By Magnus Petersson, Benjamin Schreer

    This book presents a cutting edge analysis of NATO's  current position, role and importance during this period of geopolitical change and crisis in the international order. The rules-based international order is in serious crisis. Revisionist and authoritarian major powers such…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 

  • Law and Public Policy book cover

    Law and Public Policy

    By Kevin J. Fandl

    Laws exist to incentivize us to act in a certain manner, in accordance with the policies that our community has deemed right for us. And when we disagree with those laws, we must re-examine our policies, and thus our beliefs and ideas, to decide whether our community has changed.  This is a book…

    Paperback – 2018-08-29 

  • The Public Administration Profession: Policy, Management, and Ethics book cover

    The Public Administration Profession

    Policy, Management, and Ethics

    By Bradley S. Chilton, Stephen M. King, Viviane E. Foyou, J. Scott McDonald

    While many introductory public administration textbooks contain a dedicated chapter on ethics, The Public Administration Profession is the first to utilize ethics as a lens for understanding the discipline. Analyses of the ASPA Code of Ethics are deftly woven into each chapter alongside complete…

    Paperback – 2018-08-29 

  • City Politics: The Political Economy of Urban America book cover

    City Politics

    The Political Economy of Urban America, 10th Edition

    By Dennis R. Judd, Annika M. Hinze

    Praised for the clarity of its writing, careful research, and distinctive theme – that urban politics in the United States has evolved as a dynamic interaction between governmental power, private actors, and a politics of identity – City Politics remains a classic study of urban politics.  Its…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27 

  • American Civic and Political Behavior: Engaging Students as Citizens book cover

    American Civic and Political Behavior

    Engaging Students as Citizens

    By J. Cherie Strachan, Michael R. Wolf

    With a focus on youth political participation, American Civic and Political Behavior puts the basics of polling and voting into a broad context of democratic theory and civic engagement. Covering everything from the Founding to social media and online recruitment, this text speaks directly to…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

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