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  • Federalism and Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Erk

    The 1990s were marked by democratic reforms throughout Africa, which went in tandem with decentralization reforms. The chapters of the volume all highlight the gradual changes that have taken place since. Long-term structural uncodified factors – be it societal, economic, geographic, demographic –…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • The People and the State

    Twenty-First Century Protest Movement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas O'Brien

    Protest has proliferated in the early part of the twenty-first century, forcing change in political systems and challenging established patterns of behaviour. The factors driving these protests range from religion and inequality through to the effectiveness of the state and its role in protecting…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • Optimizing Student Learning

    A Lean Systems Approach to Improving K-12 Education, Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By Betty Ziskovsky, Joe Ziskovsky

    This book is a fictionalized account of how a licensed school teacher developed, implemented, and refined the application of Lean principles and applied them to her classroom instructional practice to complete the delivery of her assigned curriculum while at the same time ensuring her students…

    Hardback – 2019-02-11
    Productivity Press

  • Irish Elections 1948-77: Results and Analysis

    Sources for the Study of Irish Politics 2, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Gallagher

    This book is the second in the series Sources for the Study of Irish Politics, which is produced by the Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI). The aim of the PSAI is to promote the professional study of politics in and of Ireland, and the aim of the series is to make more widely available…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Emerging Powers in International Politics

    The BRICS and Soft Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mathilde Chatin, Giulio Gallarotti

    The rise of large and rapidly growing nations is having a significant impact on the global order, as their expanding influence reshapes the structure of power in the international system. These emerging powers are increasingly asserting themselves as major actors on the global scene. Leading this…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Public Administration in the 21st Century

    A Global South Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Rumki Basu

    Public Administration has experienced a fundamental rethinking of its basic objectives, concepts and theories during the 21st century. This book examines the transformations happening in global societies, the economy and in politics, to trace the trajectory of public administration as an…

    Paperback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge India

  • The European Union and E-Voting (Electronic Voting)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fernando Mendez, Alexander H. Trechsel

    This is the first book to systematically evaluate e-voting from the wider European perspective. It focuses on the European experience, thereby raising key issues at the heart of the social sciences, legal scholarship and technology studies in a penetrating and interdisciplinary manner. It coincides…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Last Lectures on the Prevention and Intervention of Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samuel Totten

    Last Lectures on the Prevention and Intervention of Genocide is a collection of hypothetical ‘last lectures’ by some of the top scholars and practitioners across the globe in the fields of human rights and genocide studies. Each lecture purportedly constitutes the last thing the author will ever…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Meta-Regulation in Practice

    Beyond Normative Views of Morality and Rationality, 1st Edition

    By F.C. Simon

    Meta-regulation presents itself as a progressive policy approach that can manage complexity and conflicting objectives better than traditional command and control regulation. It does this by ‘harnessing’ markets and enlisting a broad range of stakeholders to reach a more inclusive view of the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Europe's Union in Crisis

    Tested and Contested, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brigid Laffan

    The European Union faces a set of inter-related crises that it struggles to contain and address. By exploring how the EU responds to crises and conflict, this volume addresses both its resilience and vulnerability. The EU faces significant challenges: European integration is increasingly…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    West European Politics

  • Governing Literate Populations

    The Political Uses of Literacy in Securing Civil Society, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Kelly

    Securing the hearts and minds of ‘dangerous’ populations is a major concern for governments across the world. Governing Literate Populations shows how ‘governmentalities’ have deployed education and literacy in different ways in order to protect their national, social, economic and geopolitical…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The King and the Making of Modern Thailand

    1st Edition

    By Antonio L. Rappa

    The making of modern Thailand is grounded in specific political institutions, Brahmanical tropes, and sacred Buddhist traditions stylized with Hindu rituals. Over and above these mysterious practices and ancient customs, modern Thailand is a product of the late Great Rama IX Bhumibol Adulyadej.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

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