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  • Class Consciousness and Education in Sweden

    A Marxist Analysis of Revolution in a Social Democracy

    By Alpesh Maisuria

    Emerging from a Marxist perspective, this book focuses on the importance of social class and the role of education broadly in relation to the possibility of revolutionary change in Sweden and beyond. Critically tracing the celebrated so-called ‘Swedish model’ from its inception to its current…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

  • Nordic Nationalism and Penal Order

    Walling the Welfare State

    By Vanessa Barker

    In late summer 2015, Sweden embarked on one of the largest self-described humanitarian efforts in its history, opening its borders to 163,000 asylum seekers fleeing the war in Syria. Six months later this massive effort was over. On January 4, 2016, Sweden closed its border with Denmark. This…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Un-making Environmental Activism

    Beyond Modern/Colonial Binaries in the GMO Controversy

    By Doerthe Rosenow

    Much environmental activism is caught in a logic that plays science against emotion, objective evidence against partisan aims, and human interest against a nature that has intrinsic value. Radical activists, by contrast, play down the role of science in determining environmental politics, but read…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Anti-Corruption and its Discontents

    Local, National and International Perspectives on Corruption in Papua New Guinea

    By Grant W. Walton

    The fight against corruption is now a core part of development policy and practice. Some call these efforts a ‘war on corruption’. What does this so-called ‘war’ mean for developing countries? And how do international perspectives on corruption relate to local and national concerns? This book…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15
    Routledge

  • Reproducing Citizens: family, state and civil society

    Edited by Sasha Roseneil, Isabel Crowhurst, Ana Cristina Santos, Mariya Stoilova

    Whilst the politics of reproduction have been at the heart of feminist struggles for over a century and a half, their analysis has not yet come to occupy a central place in the interdisciplinary study of citizenship. This volume takes up the challenge posed by Bryan Turner, when he noted "the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Recognition, Conflict and the Problem of Global Ethical Community

    Edited by Shannon Brincat

    Recognition has become a central thematic in contemporary political, social, and international relations theory. Its fundamentality to social life is apparent in that how we recognise others and are recognized by them is essential to both the identity of individual subjects and the relations…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Political Philosophy, Empathy and Political Justice

    By Matt Edge

    In this work, Matt Edge offers an innovative approach to political philosophy. He invites the reader to consider the question of political justice from an empathic perspective - if you were asked to construct a theory of justice acceptable to members of a community you were not yourself a part of,…

    Paperback – 2017-04-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Citizenship, Activism and the City

    The Invisible and the Impossible

    By Patricia Burke Wood

    Were the occupations of 2010–11 – from Spain to Tahrir Square to Occupy Wall Street – a success or failure? Are they the model for urban radical politics? This book challenges common understandings and underlying assumptions of what constitutes activism and resistance. It…

    Hardback – 2017-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • The Transformation of Citizenship, Volume 3

    Struggle, Resistance and Violence

    Edited by Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    This volume Struggle, Resistance and Violence examines the fact that all over the world the rights of citizens have come under enormous pressure and addresses the many ways in which people are ‘making claims’ against both autocratic and democratic authority. Without any doubt rule-breaking, riots…

    Hardback – 2017-03-21
    Routledge

  • The Transformation of Citizenship, Volume 2

    Boundaries of Inclusion and Exclusion

    Edited by Jürgen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    This volume Boundaries of Inclusion and Exclusion examines the many different and newly emerging ways in which citizenship refers to spatial, symbolic and social boundaries. Today, in the context of citizenship we face processes of inclusion and exclusion on national and supranational level but no…

    Hardback – 2017-03-21
    Routledge

  • The Transformation of Citizenship, Volume 1

    Political Economy

    Edited by Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    The Transformation of Citizenship addresses the basic question of how we can make sense of citizenship in the twenty-first century. These volumes make a strong plea for a reorientation of the sociology of citizenship and address serious threats of an ongoing erosion of citizenship rights. Arguing…

    Hardback – 2017-03-17
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Reactions to the Right (1990)

    Edited by Barry Hindess

    First published in 1990, this book was intended as a counter to the rising and continued strength of the New Right and an attempt to bolster the perceived weakness of the opposition — providing a critical discussion of New Right ideology and also of the more influential Left reactions to them. The…

    Hardback – 2017-01-11
    Routledge

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