British Politics Products

  • Political Candidate Selection

    Explaining who wins, who loses, and under-representation, 1st Edition

    By Jeanette Ashe

    In established Western democracies the proportion of legislative seats held by women and other marginalised groups never equals these groups’ proportion of the population. This ‘secret garden of politics’ where some win and others lose their candidate selection bids and why some aspirant candidates…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge Studies on Political Parties and Party Systems

  • White Racial Nationalism in Britain

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Graham Macklin

    The book provides a comprehensive history of the ideas and ideologues associated with the racial fascist tradition in Britain. It charts the evolution of white racial nationalism in Britain as a political manifestation, from its origins amongst a range of pro-Nazi groupuscules in the 1930s, to the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • The Official History of the British Civil Service

    Reforming the Service, Volume II: The Thatcher and Major Revolutions, 1982-97, 1st Edition

    By Rodney Lowe, Hugh Pemberton

    This second volume of the Official History of the British Civil Service explores the radical restructuring of the Civil Service that took place from 1988, after an intervening period of confusion and disagreement about its future direction. It brings a much-needed historical perspective to…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Government Official History Series

  • Racialization, Islamophobia and Mistaken Identity

    The Sikh Experience, 1st Edition

    By Jagbir Jhutti-Johal, Hardeep Singh

    Terrorist attacks globally and nationally have had a significant impact on the public debate on race hate crime and discrimination. The British government has focused on race relations with reference to the Afro-Caribbean community and the Abrahamic faiths, with little attention to the impact of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

  • The PREVENT strategy and Right Wing Extremism

    Policy Decisions and Local Responses, 1st Edition

    By Craig McCann

    In 2011 the U.K. Government reviewed its counter terrorism Prevent Strategy to include "all forms of extremism" with an emphasis on right wing extremism. This book - written by the former Head of Strategy & Policy at the Office of the National Coordinator for Prevent - draws on numerous…

    Hardback – 2019-03-30 
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Sir Robert Peel

    Contemporary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Gaunt

    Sir Robert Peel (1788-1850) was one of the most significant political figures in nineteenth-century Britain. He was also one of the most controversial. In this new, three-volume edition, Dr Richard Gaunt, an authority on Peel’s life and work, brings together a range of contemporary perspectives…

    Hardback – 2019-03-23 

  • Themes and Flux in British Politics

    Evolution, Change and Turbulence, 1st Edition

    By Duncan McTavish

    Themes and Flux in British Politics provides readers with an engaging and informative overview of the development, change and turbulence in British politics today. It explores the extent to which the ‘old approaches’ to politics and policy are becoming less relevant in the contemporary and emerging…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07 

  • Gender, Nationalism and Conflict Transformation

    New Themes and Old Problems in Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Fidelma Ashe

    This book looks at the gendering of the on-going process of conflict transformation in Northern Ireland. It aims both to document and analyze the effects of the restructuring of formal and civil society politics on gender and sexual equality. Consequently, it opens up the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • British Fascist Tradition

    Continuities in Interwar and Postwar fascism, 1st Edition

    By Joe Mulhall

    This book provides an in-depth analysis of the core ideological beliefs and priorities of the various ideologues and fascist organisations that existed in the immediate postwar era in Britain. It is detailed study of the policies and ideologies of a number of individuals and groups that…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • The Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales

    Volume II: Institution-Building, 1st Edition

    By Paul Rock

    Volume II of the Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales traces, for the first time, the genesis and early evolution of two principal institutions in the criminal justice system, the Crown Court and the Crown Prosecution Service. This volume examines the origins and shaping of two…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14 
    Government Official History Series

  • The Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales

    Volume I: The 'Liberal Hour', 1st Edition

    By Paul Rock

    Volume I of the Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales frames what was known about crime and criminal justice in the 1960s, before describing the liberalising legislation of the decade. Commissioned by the Cabinet Office and using interviews, British Government records, and…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14 
    Government Official History Series

  • Re-thinking Contemporary Political Behaviour

    The Difference that Agency Makes, 1st Edition

    By Sadiya Akram

    Proposing a novel approach to understanding the contemporary political landscape, Akram draws on the work of Pierre Bourdieu and Margaret Archer on agency and argues the need for an in-depth engagement with concepts of agency to improve the reach and scope of political analysis. Is the way that…

    Hardback – 2019-02-06 
    Routledge Studies in Anti-Politics and Democratic Crisis

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