• The Chinese Economic Reforms book cover

    The Chinese Economic Reforms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephan Feuchtwang, Athar Hussain

    This book, first published in 1983, examines the significant economic reforms undergone by China following the death of Mao and the downfall of the Gang of Four. It looks at Chinese economists’ conceptions of the necessity for change and compares China’s reforms with similar ones carried out by the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • The Cultural Revolution in China: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    The Cultural Revolution in China

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By James C.F. Wang

    The Cultural Revolution in China generated a cascade of commentaries and interpretations on the development and meaning of the upheaval. Many students and researchers have found it difficult to locate and identify literature on the period. This bibliography, first published in 1976, corrects this…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • Mao's Prey: The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual book cover

    Mao's Prey

    The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual, 1st Edition

    By Jeannette F. Ford

    This book, first published in 2001, uses key oral histories to confirm and explain the professional and private lives of post-1949 Chinese intellectuals through the focal point of Chen Renbing, a man personally criticised by Mao Zedong. Intellectuals have faced unique perils in modern Chinese…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • Reconstructing Nonviolence: A New Theory and Practice for a Post-Secular Society book cover

    Reconstructing Nonviolence

    A New Theory and Practice for a Post-Secular Society, 1st Edition

    By Roberto Baldoli

    Nonviolent methods of action have been a powerful tool since the early twentieth century for social protest and revolutionary social and political change, and there is diffuse awareness that nonviolence is an efficient spontaneous choice of movements, individuals and whole nations. Yet from a…

    Hardback – 2018-09-12
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    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Pathways of Peace: The Philosophy and Sociology of Peace and Nonviolence book cover

    Pathways of Peace

    The Philosophy and Sociology of Peace and Nonviolence, 1st Edition

    By Romina Gurashi

    This book explores the close interconnection that exists between sociological and philosophical scholarship in relation to peace studies. Through an examination of the thought of nine leading philosophers and sociologists in their historical and geographical context, the author considers notions of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge

  • Political Psychology of Turkish Political Behavior book cover

    Political Psychology of Turkish Political Behavior

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cengiz Erisen

    The primary motivation for this book is to focus on something crucial that is missing in Turkish political science: well-founded theories on the Turkish voter and empiricism in scholarly research. Given the absence of such theories, one could ask what then the best model is for explaining a Turkish…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge

  • Hayek's Political Theory, Epistemology, and Economics book cover

    Hayek's Political Theory, Epistemology, and Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Friedman

    Hayek thought that all economic behavior (and by implication other human behavior) is based on fallible interpretations of what information is important and of its implications for the future. This epistemological idea animated not only his heterodox economic thought, but his ideal of the rule of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
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  • Authority, Experience and the Life of Power book cover

    Authority, Experience and the Life of Power

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claire Blencowe, Julian Brigstocke, Leila Dawney

    Taking up the challenge of understanding power in its complexity, this volume returns to and revitalises the concept of ‘authority’. It provides a powerful analysis of the ways that relationships of trust, attachment, governance and inequality become possible when subjectivities and bodies are…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge

  • Europe, Discourse, and Institutions: Challenging the Mainstream in European Studies book cover

    Europe, Discourse, and Institutions

    Challenging the Mainstream in European Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cristian Nitoiu, Nikola Tomic

    This book focuses on how discourse and various narratives contribute to the construction of the European Union as a political actor, thus seeking to challenge the more established approaches to the study of the Union. It sheds light on the way discourses about the European Union are created,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
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  • Comparisons in Economic Thought: Economic interdependency reconsidered book cover

    Comparisons in Economic Thought

    Economic interdependency reconsidered, 1st Edition

    By Stavros A. Drakopoulos

    The idea of comparing rewards with others has a long and persistent presence in the social sciences, and can be found in many psychological, social and managerial theories. In economics, this idea can be traced back through the works of a substantial number of eminent thinkers, from Genovesi and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
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  • The Art and Craft of Political Theory book cover

    The Art and Craft of Political Theory

    1st Edition

    By Leslie Paul Thiele

    The Art and Craft of Political Theory provides a critical overview of the discipline’s core concepts and concerns and highlights its development of critical thinking and practical judgment. The field’s interdisciplinary strengths are deployed to grapple with emerging issues and engage afresh…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07
    Routledge

  • Gender and Labour in New Times book cover

    Gender and Labour in New Times

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Adkins, Maryanne Dever

    This book is concerned with the gender order of post-Fordism, and especially the labour demanded from many women by post-Fordist capitalism. It maps and traces these demands as well their entanglement in complex processes of value creation. In so doing the contributors elaborate how processes of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

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