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- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 56.00
Obwohl das politische System der Schweiz als Erfolgsmodell angesehen wird, ist die Detailkenntnis der eidgenössischen politischen Strukturen und Prozesse in den Nachbarländern eher überschaubar. Das Ziel dieses Buches ist es daher, diese Lücke in den Einführungs- und Überblickswerken zu politischen Systemen in Europa zu füllen und alle relevanten Teilbereiche... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95
The relationship between parliament and government is fundamental to a political system. In this volume, a distinguished team of specialists explore that relationship and consider to what extent parliaments have the capacity to constrain governments. Are there particular institutional features, such as specialisation through committees, that enhance... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 61.95
In this study of grass-roots election campaigning, the authors survey the evolution of campaigning over the past century and describe how the parties organized their constituency campaigns in the 1992 election. They examine and evaluate the campaign techniques used. more...
- Gibson Square 2014; US$ 8.74
Through riveting inside accounts how Britain's maverick politicians exploit the behind-the-scenes struggles in the major parties, Newark takes us through the triumphs and tribulations of the UKIP, the Lib Dems and anyone from Boris Johnson to Nadine Dorries. With entertaining portraits of the main players he exposes the astonishing feuds and raging... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 61.95
The "British Elections and Parties" series publishes research on parties, elections and voting behaviour in Britain, providing analyses of current and historical developments. It is produced under the auspices of the Political Studies Association's Election, Public Opinion and Parties study group. Volume 9 includes research based around four themes:... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
Despite the increasing academic interest in populism, we still lack understanding of individual factors contributing to populist voting. One of the main reasons for this is that populism is almost always attached to other ideologies which makes it difficult to isolate factors. This book draws on an innovative research design by comparing the reasons... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 103.81
Die neue Rechtsprechung zum Streikrecht für Beamte stellt einen vorläufigen Höhepunkt der Beeinflussung des traditionsorientierten nationalen Beamtenrechts durch das europäische Recht dar. Sowohl die Vorgaben aus dem europäischen Arbeits- und Antidiskriminierungsrecht als auch aus der EMRK haben zu einem weitreichenden Anpassungsbedarf im nationalen... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 72.00
This book contends that beneath the frenzied activism of the sixties and the seeming quiescence of the seventies, a "silent revolution" has been occurring that is gradually but fundamentally changing political life throughout the Western world. Ronald Inglehart focuses on two aspects of this revolution: a shift from an overwhelming emphasis on material... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95
The main area of sustained populist growth in recent decades has been Western Europe, where populist parties have not only endured longer than expected, but have increasingly begun to enter government. Focusing on three high-profile cases in Italy and Switzerland ? the Popolo della Libertà (PDL), Lega Nord (LN) and Schweizerische Volkspartei (SVP)... more...