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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 77.95
Europe, the State and Globalisation explores the interplay between the state and state sovereignty, nationalism, European integration and globalisation. It provides essential foundations in all these areas, while using stimulating arguments to prompt discussion and provoke interest in the relationships between these processes. Throughout, Europe,... more...
- Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung 2014; US$ 35.63
Politische Partizipation ist ein zentrales Wesensmerkmal von Demokratien. Neben den traditionellen Partizipationsformen wie der Stimmabgabe bei Wahlen haben neuere Formen in den letzten Jahren zunehmend an Bedeutung gewonnen. Bürger nehmen heute ebenso durch dialogorientierte und direktdemokratische Verfahren, wie Bürgerforen oder Bürgerentscheide,... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95
The Military Covenant states that in exchange for their military service and their willingness to make the ultimate sacrifice, soldiers should receive the nations support. Exploring the concepts invention by the Army in the late 1990s, its migration to the civilian sphere from 2006 and its subsequent entrenchment in public policy, Ingham... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
This book provides an up-to-date account of extreme right parties in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. It seeks to explain why these parties have grown in support, and in Denmark and Norway reached positions of direct political influence. Following an analytical framework, in which explanatory factors on the demand- as well as supply-sides are identified,... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 35.00
In 2005, twelve cartoons mocking the prophet Mohammed appeared in the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten , igniting a political firestorm over demands by some Muslims that the claims of their religious faith take precedence over freedom of expression. Given the explosive reaction from Middle Eastern governments, Muslim clerics, and some Danish politicians,... more...
- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 25.95
Moscow in Movement is the first exhaustive study of social movements, protest, and the state-society relationship in Vladimir Putin's Russia. Beginning in 2005 and running through the summer of 2013, the book traces the evolution of the relationship between citizens and their state through a series of in-depth case studies, explaining how Russians... more...
- De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2014; US$ 630.00
This volume conveys essential basic information about the political system of the European Union. It provides a concise and lucid presentation about the genesis, structure, and operation of the EU. Incisive summaries make it possible to review important content and firm up one?s understanding of the material. more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 54.99
The Global Revolution. A History of International Communism 1917-1991 establishes a relationship between the history of communism and the main processes of globalization in the past century. Drawing on a wealth of archival sources, Silvio Pons analyses the multifaceted and contradictory relationship between the Soviet Union and the international communist... more...
- Primus Verlag 2014; US$ 17.27
Nach dem Sieg über Napoleon galt es, Europa auf ein neues Fundament zu stellen. Auf dem Wiener Kongress 1814/15 nahm der österreichische Außenminister Metternich die Zügel der europäischen Politik in die Hand. Ein Gleichgewicht der Großmächte sollte die politische Stabilität sichern. Doch die territorialen Ansprüche der einstigen Alliierten und der... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg are well-known cases of consensus politics. Decision-making in the Low Countries has been characterized by broad involvement, power sharing and making compromises. These countries were also founding member states of the European Union (EU) and its predecessors. However, the relationship between European integration... more...