Politics & International Relations: Modern Political Theory

  • The Ideational Approach to Populism: Concept, Theory, and Analysis book cover

    The Ideational Approach to Populism

    Concept, Theory, and Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kirk A. Hawkins, Ryan E. Carlin, Levente Littvay, Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser

    Populism is on the rise in Europe and the Americas. Scholars increasingly understand populist forces in terms of their ideas or discourse, one that envisions a cosmic struggle between the will of the common people and a conspiring elite. In this volume, we advance populism scholarship by proposing…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Contemporary Political Philosophy and Religion: Between Public Reason and Pluralism book cover

    Contemporary Political Philosophy and Religion

    Between Public Reason and Pluralism, 1st Edition

    By Camil Ungureanu, Paolo Monti

    What is the place of religion in a pluralist democracy? The continuous presence of religion in the public sphere has raised anew normative and practical issues related to the role of religion in a democratic polity, generating spirited political debates in Western and non-Western contexts.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13

  • The Populist Radical Right: A Reader book cover

    The Populist Radical Right

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cas Mudde

    The populist radical right is one of the most studied political phenomena in the social sciences, counting hundreds of books and thousands of articles. This is the first reader to bring together the most seminal articles and book chapters on the contemporary populist radical right in western…

    Paperback – 2016-10-10
    Extremism and Democracy

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Thoreau's Civil Disobedience book cover

    The Routledge Guidebook to Thoreau's Civil Disobedience

    1st Edition

    By Bob Pepperman Taylor

    Since its publication in 1849, Henry David Thoreau’s Civil Disobedience has influenced protestors, activists and political thinkers all over the world. Including the full text of Thoreau’s essay, The Routledge Guidebook to Thoreau’s Civil Disobedience explores the context of his writing, analyses…

    Paperback – 2014-12-17
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • Comparative Political Thought: Theorizing Practices book cover

    Comparative Political Thought

    Theorizing Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Freeden, Andrew Vincent

    This edited book introduces students and scholars to Comparative Political Thought. Featuring contributions from an excellent international line-up of esteemed scholars it examines some of the following issues: Is political theory 'Western-centric'?  What can we learn from non-Western…

    Paperback – 2012-10-26
    Routledge Studies in Comparative Political Thought

  • Sport, Exercise and Social Theory: An Introduction book cover

    Sport, Exercise and Social Theory

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Gyozo Molnar, John Kelly

    Why are sport and exercise important? What can the study of sport and exercise tell us about wider society? Who holds the power in creating contemporary sport and exercise discourses? It is impossible to properly understand the role that sport and exercise play in contemporary society…

    Paperback – 2012-10-22

  • On the History of Political Philosophy: Great Political Thinkers from Thucydides to Locke book cover

    On the History of Political Philosophy

    Great Political Thinkers from Thucydides to Locke, 1st Edition

    By W Julian Korab-Karpowicz

    Intended for use in courses on political philosophy or the history of political philosophy, On the History of Political Philosophy provides a critical account of Western political philosophy from classical Greece to modern times.  Demonstrating the continued relevance of historical ideas to…

    Paperback – 2011-10-28

  • Indian Political Thought: A Reader book cover

    Indian Political Thought

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aakash Singh Rathore, Silika Mohapatra

    This Reader provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of contemporary Indian political theory. Tracing the development of the discipline and offering a clear presentation of the most influential literature in the field, it brings together contributions by outstanding and well-known…

    Paperback – 2010-06-30

  • Ethno-symbolism and Nationalism: A Cultural Approach book cover

    Ethno-symbolism and Nationalism

    A Cultural Approach, 1st Edition

    By Anthony D. Smith

    Anthony D. Smith is Emeritus Professor of Nationalism and Ethnicity at the London School of Economics, and is considered one of the founders of the interdisciplinary field of nationalism studies. Anthony Smith has developed an approach to the study of nations and nationalism called ethno-symbolism,…

    Paperback – 2009-02-02

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