• Conspiracy Theories in Turkey: Conspiracy Nation book cover

    Conspiracy Theories in Turkey

    Conspiracy Nation, 1st Edition

    By Doğan Gürpınar

    Conspiracy theories are no longer just a curiosity for afficionados but a politically salient theme in the age of Trump, Brexit and ‘fake news’. One of the countries that has been entrapped in conspiratorial visions is Turkey and this book is the first comprehensive survey in English of the Turkish…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge
    Conspiracy Theories

  • Work: Marxist and Systems-Theoretical Approaches book cover

    Work: Marxist and Systems-Theoretical Approaches

    1st Edition

    By Stefan Kühl

    Using Marxist and systems theory as guides, this book offers an entry point to the current debate on the role of economy in modern society, the change in work organizations and the effect of the economy on the individual. It explores the concepts of ‘work society’, ‘industrial society’ and ‘…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Routledge Handbook of Radical Politics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Radical Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Kinna, Uri Gordon

    Successive waves of global protest since 1999 have encouraged leading contemporary political theorists to argue that politics has fundamentally changed in the last twenty years, with a new type of politics gaining momentum over elite, representative institutions. The new politics is frequently…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Ideological Possession and the Rise of the New Right: The Political Thought of Carl Jung book cover

    Ideological Possession and the Rise of the New Right

    The Political Thought of Carl Jung, 1st Edition

    By Laurie M. Johnson

    Political theorist Laurie M. Johnson deals with Jung’s analysis of the effects of modern scientific rationalism on the development of communism, fascism and Nazism in the 20th century and applies this analysis to the rise of the New Right in the 21st century. Jung’s thought provides much needed…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Successful Governance Reforms book cover

    The Politics of Successful Governance Reforms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Robinson

    This book examines the factors that give rise to successful governance reforms in developing countries, focusing on the importance of political commitment, supportive institutions, and the timing of reforms. It reviews the lessons arising from the design and implementation of successful governance…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Constitutional Theory: Schmitt after Derrida book cover

    Constitutional Theory: Schmitt after Derrida

    1st Edition

    By Jacques de Ville

    This book advances a new reading of the central works of Carl Schmitt and, in so doing, rethinks the primary concepts of constitutional theory. In this book, Jacques de Ville engages in a close analysis of a number of Schmitt’s texts, including Dictatorship (1921), The Concept of the Political (…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06 
    Birkbeck Law Press
    Birkbeck Law Press

  • Challenges to Political Decision-making: Dealing with Information Overload, Ignorance and Contested Knowledge book cover

    Challenges to Political Decision-making

    Dealing with Information Overload, Ignorance and Contested Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By Hubert Heinelt

    This book analyses the ability of individuals to create meaning through communicative interaction and of what seems to constrain and enable actors in taking collectively binding political decisions. The book examines why, in some contexts, individuals consider something as evident and relevant for…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Political Pluralism, Disagreement and Justice: The Case for Polycentric Democracy book cover

    Political Pluralism, Disagreement and Justice

    The Case for Polycentric Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Julian F. Müller

    This book poses the question: How can we organize society in such a way that our disagreement about facts and norms works to the benefit of everyone? In response, it makes the argument for polycentric democracy, a political arrangement consisting of various political units that enjoy different…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Populism and Passions: Democratic Legitimacy after Austerity book cover

    Populism and Passions

    Democratic Legitimacy after Austerity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Cossarini, Fernando Vallespín

    There is a consensus that right, and left-wing populism is on the rise on both sides of the Atlantic, from Donald Trump in the United States, to Spain’s leftist Podemos. These may utilize different kinds of populist mobilizations but the fact remains that elite and mass opinion is fuelling a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

  • Post-Truth, Philosophy and Law book cover

    Post-Truth, Philosophy and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Angela Condello, Tiziana Andina

    In the wake of Brexit and Trump, the debate surrounding post-truth fills the newspapers and is at the center of the public debate. Democratic institutions and the rule of law have always been constructed and legitimized by discourses of truth. And so the issue of "post-truth" or "fake truth" can be…

    Hardback – 2019-05-29 
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • Societal Problems as Public Bads book cover

    Societal Problems as Public Bads

    1st Edition

    By Nan Dirk de Graaf, Dingeman Wiertz

    Corruption, crime, economic inequality, religious fundamentalism, financial crises, environmental degradation, population ageing, gender inequality, large-scale migration… This book tackles many of the most pressing problems facing societies today. The authors demonstrate that similar social…

    Paperback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge

  • Politics: A Unified Introduction to How Democracy Works book cover

    Politics

    A Unified Introduction to How Democracy Works, 1st Edition

    By Ian Budge

    This comprehensive introduction to politics provides an essential template for assessing the health and workings of present day democracy by exploring how democratic processes bring public policy into line with popular preferences. Incorporating the latest findings from Big Data across the world,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge

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