• Critical Approaches to Security in Central Asia book cover

    Critical Approaches to Security in Central Asia

    Edited by Edward Lemon

    Central Asia remains on the periphery, both spatially and in people’s imaginations. When the region does attract international attention, it is often related to security issues, including terrorism, ethnic conflict and drug trafficking. This book brings together leading specialists from a range of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-16 
    Routledge
    Central Asian Studies

  • Interest Group Politics in America book cover

    Interest Group Politics in America

    4th Edition

    By Ronald Hrebenar

    Special-interest lobbying is one of the most controversial activities in American politics-indeed, groups have been to lobby against it. But, despite campaign finance reform efforts and occasional reprimands or even prosecutions, the importance of special-interest money, its influence in politics,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge

  • The Making of the Conservative Party’s Immigration Policy book cover

    The Making of the Conservative Party’s Immigration Policy

    By Rebecca Partos

    Political parties have rarely been studied as agents of immigration policy change. This book explains the development of the Conservative Party’s immigration policy during the seven decades from the post-war years to today. By bringing together existing theories from the fields of political science…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

  • From Civil War to Soft Authoritarianism: Ethnonationalism and Democratic Regression in Sri Lanka book cover

    From Civil War to Soft Authoritarianism

    Ethnonationalism and Democratic Regression in Sri Lanka

    By Neil DeVotta

    This book shows how Sri Lanka’s civil war gradually undermined liberal democracy and caused the country to regress toward the current soft authoritarian dispensation. In doing so, it introduces the concept of 'ethnic supererogation,' a governing system built around the notion that a majority ethnic…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • A Citizen’s Guide to Social Movements: Protest and the DNA of Democracy book cover

    A Citizen’s Guide to Social Movements

    Protest and the DNA of Democracy

    By John Markoff

    The role of social and political movements are crucial in shaping the way we understand democracy. This brief and accessible guide explains how the formal rules of democratic political systems encourage citizens to engage in the kinds of action we commonly associate with movements: picketing,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Citizen Guides to Politics and Public Affairs

  • The Labour Party in Post-war Britain book cover

    The Labour Party in Post-war Britain

    By Patrick Diamond

    This book analyses the Labour party’s evolution over the course of post-war history, identifying and probing major changes in the party’s doctrine, strategy and ethos. It focuses on how Labour has interpreted and responded to economic and social change at decisive ‘turning-points’ in post-war…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    British Politics and Society

  • Democracy in Scotland: Freedom, Equality and Control Since Devolution book cover

    Democracy in Scotland

    Freedom, Equality and Control Since Devolution

    By Thomas Carl Lundberg

    The book analyses post-devolution Scotland’s democratic quality using a framework that conceptualises democracy in terms of its levels of freedom, equality and control, with special attention paid to the distinction between maximalist and minimalist conceptualisations of equality. Drawing on a…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

  • Italian Democracy: How it Works book cover

    Italian Democracy

    How it Works

    By Gianfranco Pasquino

    This textbook, from one of Italy’s most eminent scholars, provides broad coverage and critique of Italian politics and society. Providing the readers with the knowledge necessary to understand the working of the Italian political system, it also offers answers to some of the most important…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Political Marketing: Principles and Applications book cover

    Political Marketing

    Principles and Applications, 3rd Edition

    By Jennifer Lees-Marshment

    Substantially revised throughout, Political Marketing continues to offer students the most comprehensive introduction to this rapidly growing field. It provides an accessible but in-depth guide to what political marketing is and how it is used in practice, and encourages reflection on how it should…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Australian Climate Policy and Diplomacy: Government-Industry Discourses book cover

    Australian Climate Policy and Diplomacy

    Government-Industry Discourses

    By Ben Parr

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

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