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  • Contemporary Left Wing Activism Vol 2

    Democracy, Participation and Dissent in a Global Context

    By Joseph Ibrahim, John Roberts

    Within many societies across the world, new social and political movements have sprung up that either challenge formal parliamentary structures of democracy and participation, or work within them and, in the process, fundamentally alter the ideological content of democratic potentials. At the same…

    Paperback – 2019-02-10 
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • After Full Employment

    By John Keane, John Owens

    First published in 1986. This book analyses, at an introductory level, the four main and competing political interpretations of the cause of unemployment and the future of paid work – social democracy, free market liberalism, the disciplinary state, and utopian socialism. Considered together these…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 

  • Routledge Handbook of Korean Politics and Public Administration

    Edited by Chung-In Moon, Myung-jae Moon

    The Routledge Handbook of Korean Politics gathers the expertise of leading international scholars to survey the full spectrum of contemporary South Korean Politics. Contributors cover issues such as relations with North Korea, financing a rapidly aging society, the decline of progressive politics…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 

  • Governing Waste

    Politics, Process, and Public Administration

    By Sarah Surak

    The activities of Americans create 250 million tons of waste each day, a quantity steadily increasing over the last sixty years. Disposing of waste is a financial burden for governments due to potential environmental, public health, and aesthetic impacts. Consequentially, a complex web of local,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Urban Activism in India

    Transparency, Accountability and Ethical Politics

    By Martin Webb

    This book explores the intersections between good governance initiatives and rights activism, between different normative conceptions of how the citizen-state relationship should be, and the projects and practices which flow from them. In an era in which subscribing to transparency, accountability,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge Series on Urban South Asia

  • The Making of the Conservative Party’s Immigration Policy

    By Rebecca Partos

    Political parties have rarely been studied as agents of immigration policy change. This book explains the development of the Conservative Party’s immigration policy during the seven decades from the post-war years to today. By bringing together existing theories from the fields of political science…

    Hardback – 2019-01-25 
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

  • Civil Society from the Global South

    Edited by Palash Kamruzzaman

    In recent years the idea of civil society has become seen by many as a key route for democracy promotion and solving development 'problems' in poor countries. However, in seeking to promote democratisation, hasten economic development and strengthen civil society, many well-meaning&…

    Hardback – 2019-01-22 
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Gender, Development and the State in India

    By Carole Spary

    Gender, Development and the State in India offers an original contribution in two ways: firstly as an explicitly gender-focused study of the politics of development policy-making in India, and secondly, as an empirical study of the Indian case which rarely finds mention in the gender mainstreaming…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge Research on Gender in Asia Series

  • The American Anomaly

    U.S. Politics and Government in Comparative Perspective, 4th Edition

    By Raymond A. Smith

    The American Anomaly systematically analyzes the U.S. political system by way of comparison with other countries, especially other industrialized democracies. It is organized into four sections, respectively covering the constitutional order, governmental institutions, political participation, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 

  • Political Economy of the United States

    By Joel W. Johnson

    How have the policies of recent administrations shaped today’s economy? To what extent has federal policy contributed to growth in income inequality? Why have the parties become so polarized and how has polarization influenced economic policy? This book provides an introduction to the contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 

  • Parties, Power and Policy-making

    From Higher Education to Multinationals in Post-Communist Societies

    By Silvana Tarlea

    This book explains the conditions under which political parties in government were able to influence economic growth in post-communist European countries. It highlights higher education and international investment as the two essentially related areas that have been steered by governments. The…

    Hardback – 2019-01-07 
    Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

  • Anti-Islamic Protest in the UK

    Policy Responses to the Far Right

    By Allchorn William

    Demonstrations by far-right groups, such as the English Defence League, Britain First and PEGIDA, have caused considerable social and civic unrest in UK cities for nearly a decade. But how should policymakers respond to far-right and anti-Muslim activism? Drawing on extensive primary research with…

    Hardback – 2019-01-07 
    Extremism and Democracy

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