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  • Non-Western Encounters with Democratizationby Christopher K. Lamont; Jan van der Harst

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 119.95

    Non-Western Encounters with Democratization offers diverse perspectives on democracy and transition spanning the Middle East and North Africa to East Asia. This unique collection of essays, drawn from contextually rich case studies presents readers with a variety of non-western encounters with democracy and provides important insights into the dramatic... more...

  • Autocratic and Democratic External Influences in Post-Soviet Eurasiaby Anastassia Obydenkova; Alexander Libman

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 109.95

    As the Ukrainian Crisis shows both political regimes and national borders in Eurasia are still in a state of flux. Bringing together literatures on the external influences of democratization, the post-Soviet space and support for autocracy Autocratic and Democratic External influences in Post-Soviet Eurasia provides a comprehensive overview of the... more...

  • Radical Democracy and Collective Movements Todayby Alexandros Kioupkiolis; Giorgos Katsambekis

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    The 'Arab spring', the Spanish indignados, the Greek aganaktismenoi and the Occupy Wall Street movement all share a number of distinctive traits; they made extensive use of social networking and were committed to the direct democratic participation of all as they co-ordinated and conducted their actions. Leaderless and self-organized, they were socially... more...

  • Autonomyby David Eden

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Autonomy: Capital, Class and Politics explores and critiques one of the most dynamic terrains of political theory, sometimes referred to as 'Autonomist Marxism' or post-Operaismo. This theory shot to prominence with the publication of Empire by Hardt and Negri and has been associated with cutting edge developments in political and cultural practice;... more...

  • State Power 2.0by Muzammil M. Hussain; Philip N. Howard

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Digital media and online social networking applications have changed the way in which dissent is organized with social movement leaders using online applications and digital content systems to organize collective action, activate local protest groups, network with international social movements and share their political perspectives. In the past, authoritarian... more...

  • After Ethnic Conflictby Cvete Koneska

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    After Ethnic Conflict: Policy-making in Post-conflict Bosnia and Herzegovina and Macedonia investigates how sensitive policy issues can be resolved in the aftermath of war by investigating how political elites interact and make decisions in ethnically divided societies. Focussing on the interactions between political elites and attempts to reach agreement... more...

  • Strategies of Symbolic Nation-building in South Eastern Europeby Pål Kolstø

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    After the conflagration of Tito?s Yugoslavia a medley of new and not-so-new states rose from the ashes. Some of the Yugoslav successor states have joined, or are about to enter, the European Union, while others are still struggling to define their national borders, symbols, and relationships with neighbouring states. Strategies of Symbolic Nation-building... more...

  • Fugitive Democracyby Sheldon S. Wolin; Nicholas Xenos

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 39.95 US$ 31.96

    Sheldon Wolin was one of the most influential and original political thinkers of the past fifty years. Fugitive Democracy brings together his most important writings, from classic essays such as ?Political Theory as a Vocation,? written amid the Cold War and the conflict in Vietnam, to his late radical essays on American democracy such as ?Fugitive... more...

  • Devolution and Localism in Englandby David M. Smith; Enid Wistrich

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Combining historical and policy study with empirical research from a qualitative study of regional elites this book offers an original and timely insight into the progress of devolution of governance in England. With particular interest in how governments have tried and continue to engage English people in sub-national democratic processes while dealing... more...

  • Pluralism, Democracy and Political Knowledgeby Hans Blokland

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    The political discontent or malaise that typifies most modern democracies is mainly caused by the widely shared feeling that the political freedom of citizens to influence the development of their society and, related to this, their personal life, has become rather limited. We can only address this discontent when we rehabilitate politics, the deliberate,... more...