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  • Critical Theory and the Classical World

    1st Edition

    By Martyn Hudson

    This book radically re-examines Europe’s imaginaries of its origin in the ancient Greek world. Extracting central concepts of critical theory in its widest sense - beyond the Frankfurt School - like the human, force, spirit and domination, it allies them to characters, mythologies and motifs in…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Against Political Compromise

    Sustaining Democratic Debate, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Ruser, Amanda Machin

    Political compromise is emerging as a preferred solution for numerous apparently intractable problems. Many have pointed to the rising degree of political polarisation around issues such as climate change, immigration and abortion. These are ‘wicked problems’ that are clearly not conducive to any…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28
    Routledge

  • Imagining Neoliberal Globalization in Contemporary World Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Michael Walonen

    We are in the midst of the third tectonic social transformation in human history. Our current transition toward greater forms of transnational interconnection, consumption- and finance-driven rather than production-based capitalism, digital information and cultural flows, and the attendant…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • Explaining Post-Soviet Patchworks

    Volume 1: Actors and Sectors in Russia Between Accommodation and Resistance to Globalization, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Segbers

    This title was first published in 2001: Based on extensive research, this trilogy provides new insights into Post-Soviet transformations without taking refuge in the traditional assumption that Russia is unique. Using powerful analytical tools, this trilogy marks the re-integration of the Former…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Justice and the Politics of Community

    1st Edition

    By Christine Everingham

    This title was first published in 2003. Social welfare is the focus of much discussion and there is a broad spectrum of political opinion that agrees on the need for urgent reform. The literature informing these policy debates draws on a diversity of theoretical traditions and discourses concerned…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • What is to be Done?

    Leninism, Anti-Leninist Marxism and the Question of Revolution Today, 1st Edition

    By Werner Bonefeld

    Edited by Sergio Tischler

    This title was first published in 2002. On the eve of the first centenary of Lenin’s, What is to be Done?, this book provides a critical assessment of the theory and practice of revolution at the start of the new millennium. The volume shows the pertinence of revolution in our post-socialist world…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Contemporary Political Protest

    Essays on Political Militancy, 1st Edition

    By Abby Peterson

    This title was first published in 2001. An investigation of the new wave of militant political activity emerging across Europe. The book examines the role of emotions in militant activity, the way in which the body is implicated in militant political actions, and the concept of media modernity as a…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Human Capital in Gender and Development

    1st Edition

    By Sydney Calkin

    Human Capital in Gender and Development addresses timely feminist debates about the relationship between feminism, neoliberalism, and international development. The book engages with human capital theory, a labour economics theory associated with the Chicago School that now animates a wide range of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Against Autonomy

    Lyotard, Judgement and Action, 1st Edition

    By Neal Curtis

    This title was first published in 2001: Against Autonomy reassesses Jean-Francois Lyotard's contribution to philosophy and theory, and explores how his work challenges the privileged position of the principle of autonomy in contemporary liberal democratic thinking, as seen in such diverse thinkers…

    Paperback – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Capitalist Russia and the West

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey Surovell

    This title was first published in 2000:   highly innovative work which challenges mainstream approaches to the study of Russian policy with its groundbreaking application of Marxism and dependency theories. Using class analysis, it examines, in a meticulously documented study, what is…

    Paperback – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Politics of Accountability in the Modern State

    1st Edition

    By Matthew Flinders

    This title was first puplished in 2001: In this compelling work, Matthew Flinders examines how far alternative forms of accountability have evolved and the extent to which they remedy the current shortcomings of the parliamentary system. Adopting a pluralistic perspective, this exploration of the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • High Politics in the Low Countries

    An Empirical Study of Coalition Agreements in Belgium and The Netherlands, 1st Edition

    By Arco I. Timmermans

    This title was first published in 2003.This informative text deals with the emergence of coalition agreements, their contents, the problem of enforcement and with the question of whether or not the functions are performed in practice. It explores the idea that policy bargaining in government…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge

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