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  • Leaders, Factions and the Game of Intra-Party Politics

    1st Edition

    By Andrea Ceron

    The book provides a comprehensive view on the internal life of parties and investigates the dynamics of intra-party politics in different party environments to explain in which circumstances the party leader is more or less bound by the wills of party factions. Analyzing almost 500 intra-party…

    Hardback – 2019-05-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Political Parties and Party Systems

  • African Presidential Republics

    1st Edition

    By Jean Blondel

    This book provides a systematic assessment of the behaviour of successful presidents in African Presidential republics, examining the part played by presidents in the development of their countries. Using two groups of case studies, African Presidential Republics examines the variations between…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24 
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • Canada, Nation Branding and Domestic Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Nimijean, David Carment

    After his Liberal Party’s surprise victory in the 2015 federal Canadian election, Justin Trudeau declared that "Canada was back" on the world stage. This comprehensive volume highlights issues in the relationship between articulated visions of Canada as a global actor, nation branding and domestic…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Islamism, Populism, and Turkish Foreign Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Burak Bilgehan Özpek, Bill Park

    This comprehensive volume analyses the phenomena of populism and Islamism in Turkey under Justice and Development Party (JDP) rule since 2002, and its impact on the country’s foreign policy. The authors seek to identify the meanings of ‘populism’ and ‘Islamism’ in the Turkish context and their…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Transatlantic Relations in Times of Uncertainty

    Crises and EU-US Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marianne Riddervold, Akasemi Newsome

    Ties between the United States (US) and the European Union (EU) rival those between any other pair of international actors. After all, no other regions of the world are as closely connected in economics, security and politics as Europe and the US. This comprehensive volume makes conceptual progress…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26 
    Routledge

  • Federal Challenges and Challenges to Federalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Erik Fossum, Markus Jachtenfuchs

    Discussing what we may learn from thinking about the EU in federal terms represents a two-fold challenge. It is on the one hand a matter of establishing ‘how federal’ the EU is (the EU’s federal challenge). On the other, the EU has federal features but is not a state, thus raising the question of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Journal of European Public Policy Series

  • Equality and Representation

    New Perspectives in Democratic Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthoula Malkopoulou, Lisa Hill

    This volume is primarily concerned with equality as a basic component of the democratic character of representation. In other words, of the many types of equality that have attracted the attention of theorists since democracy’s beginnings – arithmetic equality, equality before the law, equality of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Israel at the Polls 2015

    A Moment of Transformative Stability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eithan Orkibi, Manfred Gerstenfeld

    Less than two years after winning the 2013 elections, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced his intention to dissolve his government, paving the way for general elections. While the initial impression was that the upcoming elections were "pointless" and "unnecessary", the campaign gradually…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Ministerial Survival During Political and Cabinet Change

    Foreign Affairs, Diplomacy and War, 1st Edition

    By Alejandro Quiroz Flores

    Political leaders need ministers to help them rule and so conventional wisdom suggests that leaders appoint competent ministers to their cabinet. This book shows this is not necessarily the case. It examines the conditions that facilitate survival in ministerial office and how they are linked to…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • The Abe Administration and the Rise of the Prime Ministerial Executive

    1st Edition

    By Aurelia George Mulgan

    With the advent of the second Abe administration, the question of ‘who leads’ in Japan has become much easier to answer - the Prime Minister and his executive office, backed by a substantial policy support apparatus. This rise of the ‘prime ministerial executive’ is therefore one of the most…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Debating Regime Legitimacy in Contemporary China

    Popular Protests and Regime Performances, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suisheng Zhao

    This comprehensive volume is a three-part study of whether the Chinese political system has maintained a significant degree of regime legitimacy in the context of rising domestic discontent, in particular the popular protests against socio-economic inequality and environment degradation. Part I…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Is Turkey De-Europeanising?

    Encounters with Europe in a Candidate Country, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alper Kaliber, Senem Aydin-Düzgit

    This comprehensive edited volume conceptually develops the notion of ‘de-Europeanisation’ as an important development in the literature on Europeanisation, and applies it specifically to the case of Turkey. ‘De-Europeanisation’ is defined as the loss or weakening of the EU/Europe as a normative/…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    South European Society and Politics

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