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  • Populism and the Web

    Communicative Practices of Parties and Movements in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mojca Pajnik, Birgit Sauer

    The Web plays an increasingly important role in the communication strategies of political parties and movements, which increasingly utilize it for promoting ideas and ideologies as well as mobilization and campaigning strategies. This book explores the role of the Web for right-wing populist…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20
    Routledge

  • Political Leadership in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ingeborg Tömmel, Amy Verdun

    The challenges that have been facing the European Union in recent years have given rise to the question: who leads the EU? This book offers a systematic analysis of political leadership in the EU. This volume offers a theoretical and conceptual analysis of political leadership in the EU. It deals…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge

  • Crisis Elections, New Contenders and Government Formation

    Breaking the Mould in Southern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Bosco, Susannah Verney

    The parliamentary elections of 2015–16 in Greece, Spain and Portugal had extraordinary consequences, bringing repeat elections, unprecedented processes of government formation and uncharted government outcomes. Greece formed a coalition of radical left and radical right and Portugal its first…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge

  • The Ethnopolitics of Ethnofederalism in Ethiopia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Erk

    Ethiopia is the darling of development economists: since 2005, the country’s economic growth rate has consistently been over the 10% mark. Ethiopia is also a regional superpower with political influence across East Africa and the Horn. Furthermore, the African Union has its headquarters in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • Parties and Voters at the 2013 German Federal Election

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Rohrschneider, Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck

    The 2013 federal election in Germany took place amidst considerable uncertainty over the EU’s economic crisis. Financial rescue packages for several countries required the provision of huge sums. Some EU-members barely avoided the economic abyss. Germany, however, was spared much of the hardship as…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • The Legislature of Brazil

    An Analysis of Its Policy-Making and Public Engagement Roles, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cristiane Brum Bernardes, Cristina Leston-Bandeira, Ricardo de João Braga

    This book develops a critical analysis of the Brazilian legislature, specifically the role of its lower chamber, the Chamber of Deputies, in policy making and how this combines with its public engagement role, namely in terms of promoting participation and transparency. The book draws from Nelson…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • One Party Dominance

    Fianna F� and Irish Politics 1926�2016, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sean McGraw, Eoin O'Malley

    Fianna Fáil was for most of the 20th century the democratic world’s most successful political party. It dominated the politics of Ireland from 1932, when it first took power, until 2011 when it became a prominent electoral victim of the Great Recession. This book provides original research that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Ten Years of Federalism Reform in Germany

    Dynamics and Effects of Institutional Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nathalie Behnke, Sabine Kropp

    This book investigates the politics of federalism reform in Germany which has spanned over more than a decade. Different from reform attempts in other federal countries, the German reform was split up in three distinct steps: an adjustment of legislative powers between the federal and the state…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Conventional Versus Non-conventional Political Participation in Turkey

    Dimensions, Means, and Consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cristiano Bee, Ayhan Kaya

    This book focuses on the emergence of different forms of civic and political activism in Turkey. It has taken into account different components of active citizenship, specifically looking at the development of civic and political forms of activism that bridge the realms of conventional and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Exploring Republican Freedom

    Freedom and Domination, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Breen, Cillian McBride

    Recent years have seen an explosion of interest in republican political theory and, in particular, the republican conception of freedom as non-domination developed by Philip Pettit. This collection of essays offers one of the first sustained explorations of the notion of freedom as non-domination…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Authoritarian Powers

    Russia and China Compared, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen White, Ian Mcallister, Neil Munro

    The statistics detailing the socioeconomic growth of Russia and China are impressive. On some projections, China will be the world’s largest economy by 2050, and Russia will be the sixth largest. Yet despite this impressive record of economic growth, a striking feature of both countries is the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • The Role of Voluntary Organisations in Social Welfare

    1st Edition

    By Hugh W Mellor

    Originally published in 1985 The Role of Voluntary Organisations in Social Welfare considers the voluntary sector as a provider of social welfare. The book asks the fundamental questions for those involved in social welfare: what should the role of this voluntary sector be, and what should its…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16
    Routledge
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