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  • The Failure of Democracy in Iraq

    Religion, Ideology and Sectarianism, 1st Edition

    By Hamid Alkifaey

    The Failure of Democracy in Iraq studies democratization in post-2003 Iraq, which has so far failed, due mainly to cultural and religious reasons. There are other factors, such as the legacy of the dictatorial regime, exclusionary policies, the problem of stateness, interference by regional powers,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

  • Schumpeter’s Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy

    A Twenty-First Century Agenda, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leonardo Burlamaqui, Rainer Kattel

    2017 marked the seventy-fifth anniversary of Schumpeter’s Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy, a work acknowledged as one of the most insightful books written in the twentieth century. It retains a contemporary quality, and still invites criticisms, new interpretations, and extensions and across…

    Hardback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Media Ethics, Free Speech, and the Requirements of Democracy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carl Fox, Joe Saunders

    How we understand, protect, and discharge our rights and responsibilities as citizens in a democratic society committed to the principle of political equality is intimately connected to the standards and behaviour of our media in general, and our news media in particular. However, the media does…

    Hardback – 2018-12-18
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • The Portuguese Far Right

    Between Late Authoritarianism and Democracy (1945-2015), 1st Edition

    By Riccardo Marchi

    The book discusses the far right in the contemporary Portugal (1945-2015) within three different periods: the end of the authoritarian regime of António de Oliveira Salazar (1945-1974), the transition to democracy after the coup d’état of April 25th (1974-1982) and the democratic regime until the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Transatlantic Democracy Assistance

    Promoting Different Models of Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Jan Hornat

    The approaches of EU institutions and the US to democracy assistance often vary quite significantly as both actors choose different means and tactics. The nuances in the understandings of democracy on the part of the EU and the US lead to their promotion of models of democratic governance that are…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19
    Democratization Studies

  • Interrogating Communalism

    Violence, Citizenship and Minorities in South India, 1st Edition

    By Salah Punathil

    This book examines conflict and violence among religious minorities and the implication on the idea of citizenship in contemporary India. Going beyond the usual Hindu-Muslim question, it situates communalism in the context of conflicts between Muslims and Christians. By tracing the long history of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge India
    Religion and Citizenship

  • Dawn of Democracy in the Eastern Himalayan Kingdoms

    The 20th Century, 1st Edition

    By Awadhesh C. Sinha

    This book traces the beginnings of democracy in the three Himalayan kingdoms of Sikkim, Nepal and Bhutan. Charting the mobilisations and political experimentations that took place in the former buffer states under monarchies to establish democratic regimes, this book investigates their varying…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge India
    Nepal and Himalayan Studies

  • The Media Commons and Social Movements

    Grassroots Mediations Against Neoliberal Politics, 1st Edition

    By Jorge Saavedra Utman

    What does it mean to have a voice in a formal democracy operating under neoliberal guidelines and with an almost entirely private media system? How can the people gain their voice and engage in a dialogue with hegemonic actors and discourses? In this book, Jorge Saavedra Utman examines the role of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Politics

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    Volume 1: Concepts and Theory, 1st Edition

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

    There is no threat to Western democracies today comparable to 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 it its break that led to UK’s ‘Brexit’ and the election…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    3 volume set, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-10-26

  • Jane Mansbridge

    Participation, Deliberation, Legitimate Coercion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melissa S. 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 – 2018-10-18
    Routledge Innovators in Political Theory

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    Volume 2: Politics, Social Movements and Extremism, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-10-08

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