Global, Rhineland or Hybrid Capitalism
This new volume situates current debates about economic reform in Germany in illuminating historical and structural contexts. Showing how economic reform has become the central issue on the German political agenda, raising contentious issues of policy management and posing deeper questions...
Published October 13th 2009 by Routledge
Regulating the Utilities
This new book presents a clear conceptual framework for understanding the transfer of policy ideas between EU states, together with an empirical study of regulatory change within European utilities. Policy transfer is a new instrument for understanding EU policy-making. This volume shows how the...
Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge
Spin angular momentum of photons and the associated polarization of light has been known for many years. However, it is only over the last decade or so that physically realizable laboratory light beams have been used to study the orbital angular momentum of light. In many respects, orbital and spin...
Published March 31st 2003 by CRC Press
Beyond the Politics of Centrality
Over three decades Gordon Smith has written authoratively and with style on almost every aspect of German politics. In this volume, leading UK and German scholars use themes from his work in an examination of the evolution of German policy in the face of socio-economic change, globalisation,...
Published September 29th 2001 by Routledge
End of an Era?
The German general election of 1998 brought to an end the 16 years of Christian-Liberal coalition and ushered in Europe's first left leaning-green coalition. This book presents an analysis of electoral change in modern Germany....
Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge