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  • Democracy in Theory and Practice

    By Frederick G. Whelan

    Democracy in Theory and Practice presents an authoritative overview of Democratic Theory today. Its distinctive approach links theory to practice, emphasizing the wide variety of institutions and procedures through which core democratic principles are implemented and the normative and practical…

    Paperback – 2018-11-12 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Left Wing Activism Vol 1

    Democracy, Participation and Dissent in a Global Context

    By Joseph Ibrahim, John Michael Roberts

    This book explores the resurgence of left-wing activism in parties, social movements and subcultures in the post-austerity era. It contains a broad range of geographical and empirical case studies which are interpreted through a plurality of theoretical perspectives.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Contemporary Left Wing Activism Vol 2

    Democracy, Participation and Dissent in a Global Context

    By Joseph Ibrahim, John Roberts

    This book explores the resurgence of left-wing activism in parties, social movements and subcultures in the post-austerity era. It contains a broad range of geographical and empirical case studies which are interpreted through a plurality of theoretical perspectives.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • A Crisis of Civility?

    Political Discourse and its Discontents

    Edited by Robert G. Boatright, Timothy J. Shaffer, Sarah Sobieraj, Dannagal Goldthwaite Young

    Political discourse in the United States is particularly toxic at this moment in history. This phenomenon is not restricted to elites: In fact, it infused and inflamed the general populace during the 2016 elections. Reasoned public discourse has suffered at the hands of rising polarization and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    3 volume set

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Bryan S Turner, Jurgen Mackert

    Today, there is no comparable threat to Western democracies as the rise of right-wing populism. While it has played an increasing role at least since the 1990s, only the social consequences of the global financial crises in 2008 have given its break that led to UK’s ‘Brexit’ and the election of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    Volume 2: Politics, Social Movements and Extremism

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    The contributions to this volume Politics, Social Movements and Extremism take serious the fact that populism is a symptom of the crisis of representation that is affecting parliamentary democracy. Right-wing populism skyrocketed to electoral success and is now part of the government in several…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    Volume 1: Concepts and Theory

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    Today, there is no comparable threat to Western democracies as the rise of right-wing populism. While it has played an increasing role at least since the 1990s, only the social consequences of the global financial crises in 2008 have given its break that led to UK’s ‘Brexit’ and the election of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    Volume 3: Migration, Gender and Religion

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    The contributions to this volume Immigration, Gender and Religion bring together empirically grounded and theoretically sophisticated case studies of populist responses to what are perceived to be the threats to national survival and sovereignty from ‘uncontrolled’ immigration. The demographic…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge

  • New Geographies of Abstract Art in Postwar Latin America

    Edited by Mariola V. Alvarez, Ana M. Franco

    This edited volume examines the history of abstract art across Latin America after 1945. This form of art grew in popularity across the Americas in the postwar period, often serving to affirm a sense of being modern and the right of Latin America to assume the leading role Europe had played before…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Jane Mansbridge

    Participation, Deliberation, Legitimate Coercion

    Edited by Melissa Williams

    Jane Mansbridge’s intellectual career is marked by field-shifting contributions to democratic theory, feminist scholarship, political science methodology, and the empirical study of social movements and direct democracy. Her work has fundamentally challenged existing paradigms in both normative…

    Hardback – 2018-09-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovators in Political Theory

  • The Art and Craft of Political Theory

    By Leslie Paul Thiele

    The Art and Craft of Political Theory provides a critical overview of the discipline’s core concepts and concerns and its development of critical thinking and practical judgment. The field’s interdisciplinary strengths are deployed to grapple with emerging issues and engage afresh enduring ideals…

    Hardback – 2018-09-07 
    Routledge

  • EU Democracy Promotion and Governmentality

    Turkey and Beyond

    By Hanna L. Muehlenhoff

    The EU’s civil society policies have to be seen in the context of the EU, which was founded to achieve peace in Europe and overcome ideological struggles and to increase economic growth. Sympathising with the argument that the EU and its policies are strongly constituted by (neo-)liberal…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge
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