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  • Political Parties and Democracyby Takashi Inoguchi; Jean Blondel

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 95.00

    Well-reputed political scientists residing and teaching in ten countries, five in Asia and five in Europe, comparatively examine the place of political parties in democracy, and provide an empirically rigorous, up-to-date, comprehensive synthesis of the organization of political parties and their links with citizens in a democracy. more...

  • Understanding Party System Change in Western Europeby Peter Mair; Gordon Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 68.95

    Published in the year 1990, Understanding Party System Change in Western Europe is a valuable contribution to the field of Politics. more...

  • Government formation in Multi-Level Settingsby Irina Stefuriuc

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 90.00

    This book examines how parties negotiate coalition deals at the subnational level using the examples of Germany and Spain. In such multi-level settings, parties are present at various negotiation tables often having to make difficult choices about their role in the coalition and the relative merits of being in government over the opposition. more...

  • The Role of Governments in Legislative Agenda Settingby Bjorn Erik Rasch; George Tsebelis

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00

    With a strong comparative framework, this book examines fourteen countries with parliamentary or semi-presidential systems of government to provide a detailed investigation into the mechanisms by which governments determine the agendas of their parliaments. more...

  • Proportional Western Europeby Bernard Owen; Maria Rodriguez-McKey

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00

    This is a history of political parties in ten nations (with the sections on France and Germany limited to specific period), and a critique of the existing literature that emphasizes the importance of electoral rules as determinative of political party systems. more...

  • The Evolution of Green Politicsby Jon Burchell

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    The emergence of Green parties throughout Europe during the 1980s marked the arrival of a new form of political movement and a challenge to existing party models. This work presents an in-depth, thematic comparative approach to the analysis of recent Green party development and change, questioning whether the process of party evolution has resulted... more...

  • Rethinking Legitimacy and Illegitimacyby Robert D. Lamb

    Center for Strategic & International Studies 2014; US$ 34.99

    This report introduces a new assessment framework for legitimacy and illegitimacy that governments, businesses, and other organizations can use to better understand the sources and dynamics of support or opposition for any entity, policy, or program. more...

  • Democracyby Peter Kellner

    Mainstream Publishing 2011; US$ 35.42

    Democracy is Britain's gift to the world. Most of the ideas and ideals that have shaped the world's democracies can be traced back to arguments and reforms that first erupted here. Democracy tells the thousand-year story of the bitter battles over those arguments and reforms, in the words of those who shaped our democracy, fought for... more...

  • Democracy in Britainby Matt Cole

    Edinburgh University Press 2006; US$ 19.88

    Brings together an introduction to the political theory of democracy since Ancient times. The author examines the work of Plato and Aristotle, Rousseau and Mill, Marx and Weber, and locates them and others in the debate about what democracy means. He then scrutinises Britain's claim to be a developing democracy. more...

  • Citizenship in Britainby Derek Heater

    Edinburgh University Press 2006; US$ 107.46

    An introduction to the varieties of citizenship in Britain, from the Middle Ages to the contemporary times. This work introduces both the status and understanding of citizenship in practice and the theoretical and advisory writings on the subject, and explores their inter-relationships. It examines key themes like local and national strata. more...