• Narratives, Politics, and the Public Sphere: Struggles Over Political Reform in the Final Transitional Years in Hong Kong (1992–1994) book cover

    Narratives, Politics, and the Public Sphere

    Struggles Over Political Reform in the Final Transitional Years in Hong Kong (1992–1994), 1st Edition

    By Agnes S.M. Ku

    Published in 1999, the book invites readers to rethink about the contemporary form of politics in terms of the cultural and narrative logics of public discourse. The author proposes that the notions of 'public' and 'narrative' are central to understanding the discursive formation of public opinion.…

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  • Religion and Society in Early Stuart England book cover

    Religion and Society in Early Stuart England

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    By Darren Oldridge

    First published in 1998, this book presents an overview of some recent debates on the history of religion in England from the accession of James I to the outbreak of the Civil War. Darren Oldridge rejects the polarisation of discussion on the meaning and impact of Laudianism’s innovations and the…

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  • Italy, Europe, The Left: The Transformation of Italian Communism and the European Imperative book cover

    Italy, Europe, The Left

    The Transformation of Italian Communism and the European Imperative, 1st Edition

    By Vassilis Fouskas

    Published in 1998. Was the Italian Communist Party (PCI) a typical Social Democratic party in tune with the programmatic principles of the Second International? What is the appropriate context within which the strategies of 'historic compromise' and Eurocommunism in the 1970s can be analyzed and…

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  • Japan and the West: The Perception Gap book cover

    Japan and the West: The Perception Gap

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    By Keizo Nagatani

    Edited by David W. Edgington

    This book first published in 1998 containes the work of Six members of the Centre for Japanese Research (CJR), an area unit of the Institute for Asian Research at the University of British Columbia. They were motivated by the fact that after over a century of cultural, economic and political…

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  • Opinion Polls and Volatile Electorates: Problems and Issues in Polling European Societies book cover

    Opinion Polls and Volatile Electorates

    Problems and Issues in Polling European Societies, 1st Edition

    By Matt Henn

    Published in 1998, Opinion Polls and Volatile Electorates presents a comparative overview of the development of opinion polling in late-capitalist and post-communist societies. The author considers two related issues to help readers understand the role of polls in political affairs and the…

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  • Medicare Now and in the Future book cover

    Medicare Now and in the Future

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    By Marilyn Moon

    First published in 1997, this volume approaches the controversial issue of Medicare and its future. First passed in 1965 to aid payments for elderly and disabled medical care, the costs had ballooned in the 1990s, asking questions about how to improve its efficiency. An original goal of this book…

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  • Making Tracks: The Politics of Local Rail Transport book cover

    Making Tracks

    The Politics of Local Rail Transport, 1st Edition

    By Iain Docherty

    First published in 1999, this book contains case studies of rail transport policy-making in two UK Passenger Transport Authority areas and reviews the factors informing such policy-making. It contributes to transport geography by explaining why the actual policies implemented in Starthclyde and…

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  • Multinational Business Service Firms: Development of Multinational Organization Structures in the UK Business Service Sector book cover

    Multinational Business Service Firms

    Development of Multinational Organization Structures in the UK Business Service Sector, 1st Edition

    By Joanne Roberts

    First published in 1998, this influential volume entered the debate on Foreign Direct Investment in the UK and focuses on the role of Multinational Enterprises (MNEs) in the service rather than manufacturing and primary sectors. While the significance of the service industry had been recognised (…

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  • Nationalism and Racism in the Liberal Order book cover

    Nationalism and Racism in the Liberal Order

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    By Bob Brecher, Jo Halliday

    First published in 1998, this volume emerged in the light of the resurgence of militant nationalism and racism since liberalism’s alleged triumph in 1989. We have to ask whether liberalism represents a bulwark against these deformations, or whether it is in fact their harbinger. Central themes…

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  • Public Policy Evaluation: Making Super-Optimum Decisions book cover

    Public Policy Evaluation

    Making Super-Optimum Decisions, 1st Edition

    By Stuart S. Nagel

    First published in 1998, this volume examines how super-optimum decisions involve finding alternatives to controversies whereby Conservatives, Liberals, or other major groups can all come out ahead of their best initial expectations simultaneously. This book is organised in terms of concepts,…

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  • Politicians in the Pulpit: Christian Radicalism in Britain from the Fall of the Bastille to the Disintegration of Chartism book cover

    Politicians in the Pulpit

    Christian Radicalism in Britain from the Fall of the Bastille to the Disintegration of Chartism, 1st Edition

    By Eileen Groth Lyon

    First published in 1999, the world of Christian radicalism in the first half of the nineteenth century is reconstructed here with thorough research by Eileen Groth Lyon. Christian radicals, during this period, sought to incite political action through the use of Scripture, using such themes as the…

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  • Parliament and the People: The Reality and the Public Perception book cover

    Parliament and the People

    The Reality and the Public Perception, 1st Edition

    By Philip Laundy

    First published in 1997, this book provides an assessment of the main issues and deliberations of the Wilton Park Conference, based largely on the theme of standards in public life and consideration of measures which may be taken to allay public concern of their erosion. The book is a paraphrased…

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