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  • Property Rights and Property Wrongsby Timothy Frye

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 27.00

    Using six original surveys, this work challenges conventional understandings of Russia's politics and economics through an analysis of property battles. more...

  • Why Democracy Deepensby Anoop Sadanandan

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    Why Democracy Deepens explains how socio-economic changes in India are shaping its politics to promote grassroots democracy. more...

  • Agenda Crossoverby Sarah A. Treul

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    An analysis of how members of Congress utilize their state delegations across legislative chambers to remain responsive to constituents and assist in re-election efforts. more...

  • Directly elected mayors in urban governanceby David Sweeting

    Policy Press 2017; US$ 31.31

    This book is about the practices, roles and impacts of directly elected mayors in the cities that they govern. The volume draws on recent, original research evidence, to locate the debates on directly elected mayors in context in Europe, the US, and Australasia. more...

  • Apple of Goldby Gary J. Jacobsohn

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 42.00 US$ 38.22

    By comparing the constitutional systems of Israel and the United States, Gary Jacobsohn provides a new view of the essentials of constitutionalism itself--a balanced picture that would have been impossible to achieve by focusing on any one polity. Abraham Lincoln, in likening the Declaration of Independence to the Biblical "apple of gold," and the... more...

  • Managed Speechby Gregory P. Magarian

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 84.99

    This book comprehensively explores and critiques how the current U.S. Supreme Court, under the leadership of Chief Justice John Roberts, has reshaped First Amendment law. It argues that this Court has consistently used First Amendment law to promote a limited view of freedom, while bolstering social and political stability. more...

  • Constitutionalising Europeby Michael Longo

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The European Union is in a state of transformation with its constitutional future the subject of much heated debate. This book provides a durable, authoritative and comprehensive account of constitutional development, examining the pivotal roles of law and judicial politics in establishing the EU constitutional edifice. Michael Longo demonstrates and... more...

  • China's Governance Puzzleby Edmund J. Malesky; Jonathan R. Stromseth; Dimitar D. Gueorguiev; Lai Hairong; Xixin Wang; Carl Brinton

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 28.00

    The first examination of the impact of reforms intended to promote government transparency and increase public participation in China. more...

  • Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendmentsby Yaniv Roznai

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 74.99

    Can constitutional amendments be unconstitutional? Using theoretical and comparative approaches, Roznai establishes the nature and scope of constitutional amendment powers by focusing on substantive limitations, looking at their prevalence in practice and the conceptual coherence of the very idea of limitations to constitutional amendment powers. more...

  • Magnanimous Dukes and Rising Statesby Robert Stein

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 129.99

    Tells the story of the formation of a new state in north-western Europe and the rise of the Burgundian house in the fifteenth century, and how a power-hungry dynasty was able to reach a new equilibrium with the elites. The outcome had the lasting effect of laying the foundation for the modern states of Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxemburg. more...