• Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties: Volumes A-Z book cover

    Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties

    Volumes A-Z

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of American Civil Liberties. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Government Formation and Minister Turnover in Presidential Cabinets: Comparative Analysis in the Americas book cover

    Government Formation and Minister Turnover in Presidential Cabinets

    Comparative Analysis in the Americas

    Edited by Marcelo Camerlo, Cecilia Martinez-Gallardo

    Portfolio allocation in presidential systems is a central tool that presidents use to deal with changes in the political and economic environment. Yet, we still have much to learn about the process through which ministers are selected and the reasons why they are replaced in presidential systems.…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Social and Political Elites

  • Power, Perception and Foreign Policymaking: US and EU Responses to the Rise of China book cover

    Power, Perception and Foreign Policymaking

    US and EU Responses to the Rise of China

    By Scott A. W. Brown

    This book examines the changing dynamics of power in the international arena since the end of the Cold War. Brown engages in analysis of how the United States and the European Union have responded to the so-called rise of China through an examination of how policymakers’ perceptions of China have…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Foreign Policy Analysis

  • Citizen Participation in the Age of Contracting: When Service Delivery Trumps Democracy book cover

    Citizen Participation in the Age of Contracting

    When Service Delivery Trumps Democracy

    By Anna A. Amirkhanyan, Kristina L. Lambright

    Citizen Participation in the Age of Contracting is based on a simple premise: in democracies, power originates with citizens. While citizen participation in government remains a central tenet of democracy, public service delivery structures are considerably more complex today than they were fifty…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Capital Mobilization and Regional Financial Markets: The Pacific Coast States, 1850-1920 book cover

    Capital Mobilization and Regional Financial Markets

    The Pacific Coast States, 1850-1920

    By Kerry Odell

    Originally published in 1992, Capital Mobilization and Regional Financial Markets, argues that barriers to financial flows within regions may be as important in affecting capital flows as interregional barriers. The book conjectures that regional markets allow efficient mobilization of local funds…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Financial Markets

  • Presidential Leadership and National Security: The Obama Legacy and Trump Trajectory book cover

    Presidential Leadership and National Security

    The Obama Legacy and Trump Trajectory

    Edited by Richard S. Conley

    This book assesses the foreign policy legacy of the Obama administration through the lens of national security and leadership. Timely, accessible chapters authored by leading scholars of presidential and international politics cover White House-Cabinet relations; Congress and War Powers; challenges…

    Paperback – 2017-11-23 
    Routledge

  • Eleanor Roosevelt: Palestine, Israel and Human Rights book cover

    Eleanor Roosevelt

    Palestine, Israel and Human Rights

    By Geraldine Kidd

    Memorialised as a US heroine and an iconoclastic humanitarian who sought to protect society’s marginalised, Eleanor Roosevelt also, at times, disappointed contemporaries and biographers with some of her stances. Examining a period of her life that has not been extensively explored, this book…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Racism in the Neoliberal Era: A Meta History of Elite White Power book cover

    Racism in the Neoliberal Era

    A Meta History of Elite White Power

    By Randolph Hohle

    Racism in the Neoliberal Era explains how simple racial binaries like black/white are no longer sufficient to explain the persistence of racism, capitalism, and elite white power. The neoliberal era features the largest black middle class in US history and extreme racial marginalization. Hohle…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20 
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • The Economics of US Health Care Policy book cover

    The Economics of US Health Care Policy

    By Charles E. Phelps, Stephen T. Parente

    In this book, Phelps and Parente explore the US health care system and set out the case for its reform. They trace the foundations of today’s system, and show how distortions in the incentives facing participants in the health care market could be corrected in order to achieve lower costs, a higher…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Climate Change under President Obama book cover

    The Politics of Climate Change under President Obama

    By Hugh Atkinson

    The last two decades have witnessed an ever growing partisan divide in US politics over climate change and global warming. Significant elements in the Republican Party became openly hostile to the scientific evidence and, following the election of George W. Bush, legislative action at the federal…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Neoliberalizing the University: Implications for American Democracy book cover

    Neoliberalizing the University: Implications for American Democracy

    Edited by Sanford F. Schram

    This collection brings together essays to address the crisis of Higher Education today, focusing on its neoliberalization. Higher Education has been under assault for several decades as neoliberalism’s preference for market-based reforms sweeps across the US political economy. The recent push for…

    Paperback – 2017-11-12 
    Routledge

  • The US Versus the North Korean Nuclear Threat: Mitigating the Nuclear Security Dilemma book cover

    The US Versus the North Korean Nuclear Threat

    Mitigating the Nuclear Security Dilemma

    By Er-Win Tan

    Although the current world order is still dominated by the US, there is increasing international concern over the possibility of regional security dilemmas arising from smaller powers’ attempts to develop Weapons of Mass Destruction. A study of US-North Korean interaction using the security dilemma…

    Paperback – 2017-11-04 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

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