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  1. Tomorrow Belongs to Us

    The British Far Right since 1967

    Edited by Nigel Copsey, Matthew Worley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

    This book traces the varied development of the far right in Britain from the formation of the National Front in 1967 to the present day. Experts draw on a range of disciplinary and methodological perspectives to provide a rich and detailed account of the evolution of the various strands of the...

    Published December 19th 2017 by Routledge

  2. Pan-Caribbean Integration

    Beyond CARICOM

    Edited by Patsy Lewis, Terri-Ann Gilbert-Roberts, Jessica Byron

    Series: The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

    A critical part of the history of regionalism in Latin America and the Caribbean is to be found in the widening of the economic and functional relationships among the English-speaking Caribbean to embrace other countries in the Greater Caribbean. Bringing together a range of international experts...

    Published December 18th 2017 by Routledge

  3. The Europeanisation of Citizenship Governance in South-East Europe

    Edited by Jelena Džankić, Simonida Kacarska, Nataša Pantić

    This book looks at how Europeanisation affects the link between citizenship and governance in and across the new states of South East Europe. Contributors unpack the intimate relationship between the European Union, national governments, and citizens through a tripartite model that captures the...

    Published December 15th 2017 by Routledge

  4. Occupying Subjectivity

    Being and Becoming Radical in the 21st Century

    Edited by Chris Rossdale

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This book explores a variety of forms of radical political subjectivity. It takes its cue from the 2011 uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa, the Occupy Movement and the European Anti-Austerity Movement, alongside the wider opposition to authoritarian and neoliberal forms of governance...

    Published December 15th 2017 by Routledge

  5. After the Arab Uprisings

    Between Democratization, Counter-revolution and State Failure

    Edited by Raymond Hinnebusch

    Series: Democratization Special Issues

    The Arab Uprisings that began in 2010 removed four presidents and made more mobilized mass publics an increased factor in the politics of regional states. The main initial problematic of the Arab Uprising was how to translate mass protest into democratization and ultimately democratic consolidation...

    Published December 15th 2017 by Routledge

  6. The State-Democracy Nexus

    Conceptual Distinctions, Theoretical Perspectives, and Comparative Approaches

    Edited by Jørgen Møller, Svend-Erik Skaaning

    Series: Democratization Special Issues

    The great dilemma of democracy revolves around the state. Historically, the state has played a crucial role as enforcer of liberal democratic constitutions, but it has also been used by autocratic rulers to entrench their rule. The state is thus a two-edged sword: It can both be the guarantee of...

    Published December 15th 2017 by Routledge

  7. Cities and Power

    Worldwide Perspectives

    Edited by Göran Therborn

    What do cities tell us about power? How does power shape cities? These are the main questions answered by a multidisciplinary set of eminent urban scholar in crisp articles on capital cities from around the world, from Buenos Aires to Tokyo, from Jakarta to Moscow. Focus is on contemporary cities...

    Published December 14th 2017 by Routledge

  8. Self-Determination in the early Twenty First Century

    A Double Edged Concept

    Edited by Uriel Abulof, Karl Cordell

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    In a world in which change is constant, the principle of self-determination is important. Through (collective) acts of self-determination, nations exercise the right to govern themselves. At present the nation-state system with which we are familiar faces several challenges. In Western Europe,...

    Published December 14th 2017 by Routledge

  9. Public Opinion and Democracy in Transitional Regimes

    A Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Juliet Pietsch, Michael Miller, Jeffrey Karp

    Despite the enthusiasm surrounding the Colour Revolutions and the Arab Spring, the world’s share of democracies has stagnated over the past 15 years. The steady rise of China, Russia, and Iran has also led to warnings of a resurgence of "authoritarian great powers", especially in light of the...

    Published December 14th 2017 by Routledge

  10. Contemporary Political Philosophy and Religion

    Between Public Reason and Pluralism

    By Camil Ungureanu, Paolo Monti

    What is the place of religion in a pluralist democracy? The continuous presence of religion in the public sphere has raised anew normative and practical issues related to the role of religion in a democratic polity, generating spirited political debates in Western and non-Western contexts....

    Published December 13th 2017 by Routledge