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  • Political Opposition and Democracy in Sub-Saharan Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elliott Green, Johanna Söderström, Emil Uddhammar

    This book takes a closer look at the role and meaning of political opposition for the development of democracy across sub-Saharan Africa. Why is room for political opposition in most cases so severely limited? Under what circumstances has the political opposition been able to establish itself in a…

    Hardback – 2013-09-09
    Democratization Special Issues

  • Small States in Multilateral Economic Negotiations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amrita Narlikar

    This book addresses the puzzle, Can David take on Goliath in multilateral economic negotiations, and if so, then under what conditions? The question of how the weak bargain with the strong in international politics is exciting theoretically and empirically. In a world of ever-increasing…

    Hardback – 2013-07-30

  • Voters and Parties in the Spanish Political Space

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ignacio Sánchez-Cuenca, Elias Dinas

    This book deals with the structure of Spanish politics: how citizens and parties locate themselves in political space, and how these actors make decisions based on their positions in the various dimensions this space consists of. The authors of this volume address the questions surrounding the…

    Hardback – 2013-07-19
    South European Society and Politics

  • Global Political Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Terry Macdonald, Miriam Ronzoni

    Scholarly debate on the subject of global justice has been overwhelmingly focused so far on the socio-economic aspects of justice. Much less attention has been given to those political aspects of global justice concerned with arrangements for public decision-making and the collective exercise and…

    Hardback – 2013-07-15

  • Nationalism, Referendums and Democracy

    Voting on Ethnic Issues and Independence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Matt Qvortrup

    Democracy is above all about majority rule. But which majority should rule if a part of a country wants to secede and become independent? Should the majority of the whole country decide? Or only the majority in the part that seeks to become independent be allowed to vote? Referendums and democracy…

    Hardback – 2013-05-31

  • Another Europe

    Conceptions and practices of democracy in the European Social Forums, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donatella Della Porta

    Given the recent focus on the challenges to representative democracy, and the search for new institutions and procedures that can help to channel increasing participation, this book offers empirical insights on alternative conceptions of democracy and the actors that promote them.   With a…

    Paperback – 2013-05-31
    Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

  • Party Politics in Central and Eastern Europe

    Does EU Membership Matter?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Haughton

    What impact has EU membership had on party politics in Central and Eastern Europe? Although there is an emerging body of literature on the Europeanization of political parties, most of these accounts focus exclusively on Western Europe. Drawing on a range of qualitative and quantitative approaches…

    Paperback – 2013-04-25

  • Religion and Democratizations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Haynes

    This book examines key debates on religion and democratization from three main perspectives: Religious traditions have core elements which are more or less conducive to democratization and democracy; Religious traditions may be multi-vocal – but at any moment there may be dominant voices more or…

    Paperback – 2013-03-11

  • Edges of Global Justice

    The World Social Forum and Its 'Others', 1st Edition

    By Janet M. Conway

    This book analyzes the World Social Forum (WSF) in a context of crisis and transition in the history of Western capitalist modernity. Based on ten years of fieldwork on three continents, this book treats social movements as knowledge producers. It pays attention to what movements are doing and…

    Paperback – 2013-02-26
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Interest Groups in American Politics

    Pressure and Power, 2nd Edition

    By Anthony J. Nownes

    Americans rail against so-called special interests but at the same time many members of society are themselves represented in one form or another by organized groups trying to affect the policymaking progress. This concise but thorough text demonstrates that interest groups are involved in the…

    Paperback – 2012-09-24

  • Routledge Handbook of Political Management

    1st Edition

    By Dennis W. Johnson

    The Routledge Handbook of Political Management is a comprehensive overview of the field of applied politics, encompassing political consulting, campaigns and elections, lobbying and advocacy, grass roots politics, fundraising, media and political communications, the role of the parties, political…

    Paperback – 2012-09-05

  • Governing Interests

    Business Associations Facing Internationalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang Streeck, Jurgen Grote, Volker Schneider, Jelle Visser

    In the current period of globalization, Governing Interests presents new research on the impact of internationalization on the organization and representation of business interests through trade and employer associations. By exploring ongoing, gradual, but nevertheless profound changes in the…

    Paperback – 2012-07-13
    Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

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