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  • The Nordic Countries: From War to Cold War, 1944–51

    Documents on British Policy Overseas, Series I, Vol. IX, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Insall, Patrick Salmon

    This book is a collection of diplomatic documents describing the development of British relations with the Nordic countries between the end of the Second World War and the defeat of the Labour Government in 1951. The end of the Second World War brought hopes of building a new society in Western…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Whitehall Histories

  • Ending Empire in the Middle East

    Britain, the United States and Post-war Decolonization, 1945-1973, 1st Edition

    By Simon C. Smith

    This book is a major and wide-ranging re-assessment of Anglo-American relations in the Middle Eastern context. It analyses the process of ending of empire in the Middle East from 1945 to the Yom Kippur War of 1973. Based on original research into both British and American archival sources, it…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern History

  • Confronting the Human Rights Act 1998

    Contemporary themes and perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolas Kang-Riou

    This book critically examines the Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA) and evaluates its impact from a multi-disciplinary perspective. The book includes both a domestic and international analysis of the effectiveness of the HRA, and also considers possible future developments in policy and practise as well…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29

  • The Invasion of Afghanistan and UK-Soviet Relations, 1979-1982

    Documents on British Policy Overseas, Series III, Volume VIII, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Smith, Patrick Salmon, Stephen Robert Twigge

    This volume examines British policy towards the Soviet Union in the aftermath of the invasion of Afghanistan in December 1979. The documents in this volume, many released into the public realm for the first time, describe the development of British policy towards the Soviet Union during the…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29
    Whitehall Histories

  • The Scottish Parliament

    A Scandinavian-Style Assembly?, 1st Edition

    By David Arter

    This book is unique in analysing the new Scottish Parliament from a systematically comparative perspective. Its basic premise is that since devolution in 1999 Scotland can be considered a Scandinavian-style democracy with several features of a Scandinavian-style parliament. The basic research…

    Paperback – 2013-09-09

  • The Rise of Regionalism

    Causes of Regional Mobilization in Western Europe, 1st Edition

    By Rune Dahl Fitjar

    During the past 40 years, regions have become increasingly important in Western Europe both as units of government and as sources for political mobilization. This book examines why regional identities are stronger in some regions than in others, and why regional elites attempt to mobilize the…

    Paperback – 2013-08-07
    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

  • Gibraltar, Identity and Empire

    1st Edition

    By E.G. Archer

    The principal argument in Gibraltar and Empire is that Gibraltarians constitute a separate and distinctive people, notwithstanding the political stance taken by the government of Spain. Various factors - environmental, ethnic, economic, political, religious, linguistic, educational and informal -…

    Paperback – 2013-07-09
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • The Politics and Economics of Britain's Foreign Aid

    The Pergau Dam Affair, 1st Edition

    By Tim Lankester

    The Pergau dam in Malaysia was the most controversial project in the history of British aid. Because of its high cost, it was a poor candidate for aid funding. It was provided in part to honour a highly irregular promise of civil aid in connection with a major arms deal. After two parliamentary…

    Paperback – 2013-07-09
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Christianity and Party Politics

    Keeping the faith, 1st Edition

    By Martin Steven

    Christianity and Party Politics aims to discuss and evaluate the contemporary relationship between party politics and religion. The book focuses on the important role of the Church in both electoral politics and public policy formulation in the twenty first century, and argues that contrary to the…

    Paperback – 2013-06-13
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

  • The Case for Multinational Federalism

    Beyond the all-encompassing nation, 1st Edition

    By Alain-G. Gagnon

    Throughout the world, liberal-democracies are grappling with increasing claims made in the name of minority national, socio-cultural and ethno-cultural identities that seek greater recognition in the institutions of the nation-state. This work inserts itself into debates centred on diversity…

    Paperback – 2013-06-01
    Routledge Studies in Federalism and Decentralization

  • Racial Exclusionism and the City

    The Urban Support of the National Front, 1st Edition

    By Christopher T. Husbands

    First published in 1983, this book reports on the results of a survey in thirteen areas of England where the National Front (NF) had previously gained significant levels of electoral support and examines the social and political histories of these areas to reveal not only who and was voting for the…

    Paperback – 2013-05-08

  • Volume One. Conservative Party General Election Manifestos 1900-1997

    1st Edition

    Edited by Iain Dale, Iain Dale Nfa

    This volume brings together for the first time the British Conservative Political Party General Election Manifestos, dating back to 1900, and including the most recent General Election manifesto of 1997. The project provides an indispensible source of data about the Conservative Party's political…

    Paperback – 2013-03-28

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