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  • The Institutionalisation of North American Integration

    Transnational Actors, Regional Institutions and their Role in US-Mexican-Canadian Relations

    By Iván Farías Pelcastre

    Most of the existing literature on North American integration advances the argument that despite the vast economic interdependence between Mexico, Canada and the United States, there is limited or no political integration developing between these countries. Such an alleged lack of political…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge Studies in North American Politics

  • Removal of the Property Qualification for Voting in the United States

    Strategy and Suffrage

    By Justin Moeller, Ronald F. King

    In Colonial America, democracy was centered in provincial assemblies and based on the collection of neighbors whose freehold ownership made them permanent stakeholders in the community. The removal of the property qualification for voting in the United States occurred over three-quarters of a…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Belle Moskowitz

    Feminine Politics and the Exercise of Power in the Age of Alfred E. Smith

    By Elisabeth Israels Perry

    It is commonly believed that women’s entry into the political realm is a recent phenomenon. Originally published in 1992, Belle Moskowitz shatters that myth, restoring to history the career of a remarkable woman who achieved unprecedented influence and power in American politics many decades before…

    Hardback – 2018-12-18 
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Politics

  • The Politics of the Second Electorate

    Women and Public Participation: Britain, USA, Canada, Australia, France, Spain, West Germany, Italy, Sweden, Finland, Eastern Europe, USSR, Japan

    Edited by Joni Lovenduski, Jill Hills

    Prior to publication there had been little study of the political role of women. Gender had been seen only as a background variable in social surveys of political behaviour, and women had rarely been extensively or separately considered. Now, in essays specially written for this volume, first…

    Hardback – 2018-12-18 
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Politics

  • The USA and Canada 2019

    21st Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

      Combining impartial analysis with reliable facts and figures, this fully revised and updated 21st edition provides up-to-date commentary on these vast North American nations. General Survey Essays by leading experts analyse topics of regional importance, including: - US-Canadian integration…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13 
    USA and Canada

  • Civil-Military Relations in the United States

    By Richard Kohn

    This volume comprises the best essays of Prof. Richard Kohn focusing on civilian control of the military in American history and contemporary national security affairs. One of the oldest problems of human society has been preventing armies from overthrowing their governments.  From…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Cass Military Studies

  • Ethics, Technology and the American Way of War

    Cruise Missiles and US Security Policy

    By Reuben E. Brigety II

    A new investigation into how the advent of precision-guided munitions affects the likelihood of US policy makers to use force. As such, this is an inquiry into the impact of ethics, strategy and military technology on the decision calculus of national leaders. Following the first Gulf War in…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Homeland Security and Criminal Justice

    Five Years After 9/11

    Edited by Everette B. Penn

    No event has shaped international events of recent years more than the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Tragically, less than four years later, Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast. In less than five years, the United States has experienced its worst terrorist attack and worst…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 

  • Friendship in Politics

    Theorizing Amity in and between States

    Edited by Preston King, Graham M. Smith

    Previously published as a special issue of the Critical Review of Social and Political Philosophy, this volume throws light on the place of friendship in politics by connecting theoretical questions to empirical answers. Today, friendship and politics are most commonly viewed as distinct and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 

  • India-America Relations (1942-62)

    Rooted in the Liberal International Order

    By Atul Bhardwaj

    Examining India-America relations between 1942-1962, this book reconsiders the role of America in shaping the imagination of post-colonial India. It rejects a conventional orthodoxy that assigns a limited role to America and challenges narratives which neglect the natural asymmetries and focus on…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27 
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • German-American Relations in the 21st Century

    A Fragile Friendship

    Edited by Klaus Larres, Ruth Wittlinger

    German-American relations have become interesting again. U.S. President Donald Trump’s lukewarm policy toward Europe has ensured that the relationship between Berlin and Washington is once again regarded as an important field of scholarship within global politics. And yet it was only a few years…

    Hardback – 2018-10-29 

  • Populist Nationalism in Europe and the Americas

    Edited by Fernando López-Alves, Diane E. Johnson

    Populist nationalism fuses beliefs that citizens are being exploited by a privileged elite with claims that the national culture and interests are under threat from enemies within or without. Ideologically fluid, populist nationalists decry “out-of-touch” institutions such as political parties and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15 

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