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  • We Count, We Matter

    Voice, Choice and the Death of Distance

    By Christopher Steed

    This book examines the meaning of Brexit, the election of Trump and the rising tide of populist revolt on the right amidst the collapse of the left. Exploring the reaction against the establishment or ‘the system’, the author contends that we are witnessing a new divide between those who wish to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-31 
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Trumping Democracy in the United States

    From Ronald Reagan to Alt-Right

    By Chip Berlet

    Donald Trump announced his campaign for the Presidential nomination of the Republican Party on June 16, 2015. The business mogul mobilized a huge, angry constituency that was overwhelmingly white. They were attracted to Trump’s campaign slogan of "Make America Great Again." Great again for whom?…

    Paperback – 2017-12-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • CHANGE! A Student Guide to Social Action

    By Scott Myers-Lipton

    The young people supporting Black Lives Matter and Bernie Sanders’ call for political revolution are in need of a book focusing on how to effectively bring about community change. While there are many books about community organizing and social change, there are no college texts focusing on…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21 
    Routledge

  • The Political and Economic Challenges of Energy in the Middle East and North Africa

    Edited by David Ramin Jalilvand, Kirsten Westphal

    The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are in disarray, and shifts in the field of energy have the potential to drastically affect the course of political and economic developments in the region. Declining oil prices, skyrocketing domestic demand, the rise of unconventional oil and natural gas…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Global Governance

  • Economic Growth and Urbanization in Developing Areas

    Edited by David Drakakis-Smith

    Originally published in 1990, Economic Growth and Urbanization in Developing Areas is a wide-ranging collection of research studies focused on urban economic growth at various levels of urban and national development. The contributions range from studies of peripheral Third World states, such as…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

  • The Participatory Democracy Turn

    Edited by Laurence Bherer, Pascale Dufour, Francoise Montambeault

    Since the 1960s, participatory discourses and techniques have been at the core of decision making processes in a variety of sectors around the world – a phenomenon often referred to as the participatory turn. Over the years, this participatory turn has given birth to a large array of heterogeneous…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Claiming India from Below

    Activism and democratic transformation

    Edited by Vipul Mudgal

    Going beyond electoral politics and government, this volume broadens the scope of the functioning of democracy in India, and explores citizens’ role in the implementation of public policy. It looks at the ways in which extra-parliamentary power monitoring devices such as public institutions,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge India

  • The Ideational Approach to Populism

    Concept, Theory, and Analysis

    Edited by Kirk Hawkins, Ryan Carlin, Levente Littvay, Cristobal Rovira Kaltwasser

    Populist parties and movements are on the rise in Europe and the Americas. New scholarly work suggests that these parties and movements can best be understood in terms of their ideas or discourse, as political organizations that envision a Manichaean struggle between the will of the common people…

    Paperback – 2017-12-10 
    Routledge
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Reflections on Knowledge, Learning and Social Movements

    History's Schools

    Edited by Aziz Choudry, Salim Vally

    How do educators and activists in today’s struggles for change use historical materials from earlier periods of organizing for political education? How do they create and engage with independent and often informal archives and debates? How do they ultimately connect this historical knowledge with…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Online Activism in Latin America

    Edited by Hilda Chacón

    Online Activism in Latin America examines the innovative ways in which Latin American citizens, and Latin@s in the United States, use the Internet to advocate for causes that they consider just. The contributions to the volume analyze citizen-launched websites, interactive platforms, postings, and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • The Gender Politics of Domestic Violence

    Feminists Engaging the State in Central and Eastern Europe

    By Andrea Krizsán, Conny Roggeband

    What are the factors that shape domestic violence policy change and how are variable gendered meanings produced in these policies? How and when can feminists influence policy making? What conditions and policy mechanisms lead to progressive change and which ones block it or lead to reversal? The…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Resisting Austerity

    Collective Action in Europe in the wake of the Global Financial Crisis

    Edited by Cristina Flesher Fominaya, Graeme Hayes

    Following the subprime lending crisis and the financial market crash of 2008-9, governments throughout Europe implemented a series of debt reduction measures collectively known as austerity. Across the continent, citizens and social movements mobilized dramatically against these measures, calling…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge

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