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  • The Scottish Electorateby Alice Brown; Professor David McCrone; Lindsay Paterson; Paula Surridge

    Palgrave Macmillan 1998; US$ 64.00

    The book draws on original academic research to discuss the outcome of the 1997 general election in Scotland and the likely future shape of Scotland's politics. It offers the most rigorous and up-to-date assessment of Scottish electoral politics that is available, setting the 1997 Scottish result in a comparative context with the rest of Britain, and... more...

  • Devolution and the Scottish Conservativesby Alexander Smith

    Manchester University Press 2011; US$ 95.00

    This highly readable book is a unique, ethnographic study of devolution and Scottish politics as well as Party political activism more generally. It explores how Conservative Party activists who had opposed devolution and the movement for a Scottish Parliament during the 1990s attempted to mobilise politically following their annihilation at the 1997... more...

  • Towards a regional political class?by Klaus Stolz

    Manchester University Press 2010; US$ 95.00

    Focussing on professional politicians Klaus Stolz investigates the interrelationship between political career patterns and political institutions in two of the most widely discussed cases of regionalism: Catalonia and Scotland. The study deals with two different yet closely related sets of questions: Firstly, how do professional politicians pursue... more...

  • Kultur - Konfession - Heinz Gollwitzer; Hans-Christof Kraus

    Duncker & Humblot 2008; US$ 65.80

    Hauptbeschreibung Die in diesem Band versammelten Arbeiten des Historikers Heinz Gollwitzer (1917 - 1999) beeindrucken den Leser in mehrfacher Hinsicht: Das betrifft zum einen ihren interdisziplinären und international vergleichenden Ansatz, der z. B. den Historismus nicht nur geistes-, sondern eben auch sozialgeschichtlich verortet, der kunstgeschichtliche... more...

  • The Europeanization of European Politicsby Charlotte Bretherton; Michael L. Mannin

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 90.00

    A comparative study of European politics in transition through the conceptual prism of Europeanization. more...

  • The Flag in the Windby John MacCormick; Neil MacCormick; Ian R. Hamilton

    Birlinn 2013; US$ 6.75

    Born in Glasgow in 1904, Dr John MacCormick studied law at Glasgow University and was one of the chief founding members of the National Party of Scotland in 1928 and, with the merger of the NPS and the Scottish Party, of the Scottish National Party in 1934. In 1942, he left the SNP and was instrumental in the forming the Scottish Convention which... more...

  • Arguing for Independenceby Stephen Maxwell; Owen Dudley Edwards

    Luath Press Ltd 2013; US$ 19.95

    Following an introductory chapter exploring why political argument deals in probability and plausibility across interdependent areas of social activity not certainty in individual areas, this book offers a case for independence under six main headings -- the democratic case, the economic case, the social case, the international case, the cultural case... more...

  • The Strange Death of Labour Scotlandby Gerry Hassan; Eric Shaw

    Edinburgh University Press 2012; US$ 32.00

    Analyses the rise and fall of Labour in Scotland and asks: is Labour's decline irreversible? After being the leading party in Scotland for 50 years, Labour was shocked to lose an election and office to the SNP in the 2007 Scottish Parliamentary elections, and thunderstruck when the SNP won a majority government in the same elections in 2011. This... more...

  • The Progressive Revolutionby Ellis Washington

    University Press of America 2013; US$ 79.99

    These volumes chronicle both the historical significance and political deconstruction that the Progressive Age has continuously perpetrated against society, even to this day. These collected essays, articles, and Socratic dialogues are collected from the weekly columns written by the author for, an independent conservative news... more...

  • The Politics of the New Europeby Ian Budge; Kenneth Newton

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 92.95

    A pioneering textbook which explains the dynamics of politics across Europe in the post-Cold war era. Comparing democratisation, transition to a market economy and increasing economic and political integration in the countries of central and eastern Europe with experiences in Scandinavia, and southern and western Europe, the book provides a wealth... more...