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  1. Unequal Europe

    Social Divisions in an Old Continent

    By James Wickham

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    A penetrating new study about what Europe means today, showing how 9/11 was a brief moment of trans-Atlantic solidarity that lit up the international scene, but was quick to fade. This book is about the rift that existed before this historic juncture and has developed ...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Nordic Countries and the European Union

    Still the other European community?

    Edited by Caroline Howard Grøn, Peter Nedergaard, Anders Wivel

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    In European policy-making, the Nordic countries are often viewed as a relatively coherent bloc; in international and European affairs the Nordic position has traditionally been conditioned on being different from and better than Europe. This book offers a coherent, original and systematic...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Nationalism in Italian Politics

    The Stories of the Northern League, 1980-2000

    By Damian Tambini

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book is the first full-length study available in English to trace the extraordinary history of the Italian Northern Leagues during the 1980s and 1990s. At a time when the postwar First Republic entered a crisis amid corruption scandals, the Leagues acted as one of the main protest actors and...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. National Perspectives on Russia

    European Foreign Policy in the Making?

    Edited by Maxine David, Jackie Gower, Hiski Haukkala

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book presents a ground-breaking comparative study of the bilateral relations of all 27 EU member states with Russia and an assessment of their impact on the EU’s efforts to conduct a coherent and effective policy towards its most important neighbour. While there has been a lot of research on...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The EU and Multilateral Security Governance

    Edited by Sonia Lucarelli, Luk Van Langenhove, Jan Wouters

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book studies the role of the EU in peace and security as a regional actor with global aspirations, in the context of challenged and changing multilateralism. Multilateralism, governance and security are three concepts that have attracted a great deal of attention in the past decade and...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Challenge of Coalition Government

    The Italian Case

    Edited by Nicolò Conti, Francesco Marangoni

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Since the advent of the Second Republic in Italy in the mid-1990s, a new generation of politicians has announced a shift in the system toward greater governmental leadership, policy innovation, government accountability and responsiveness to the citizens. Yet in recent years government has...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Italy's Foreign Policy in the Twenty-first Century

    A Contested Nature?

    Edited by Ludovica Marchi, Richard Whitman, Geoffrey Edwards

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Italy’s foreign policy has often been dismissed as too idiosyncratic, inconsistent and lacking ambition. This book offers new insights into the position Italy has attained in the international community in the 21st century. It explores how the country has sought to take advantage of its passage...

    Published October 21st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Climate Change and European Security

    By Richard Youngs

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    It is now commonly asserted that climate change will fundamentally change international relations. It has been predicted that global warming will increase conflict within and between states, intensify food insecurity, menace the global trading system and unleash waves of migration. As a result...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Reframing Europe's Future

    Challenges and failures of the European construction

    Edited by Jody Jensen, Ferenc Miszlivetz

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    The global financial crisis which erupted in 2008 had an astounding yet varied impact on the European Union (EU), with some countries benefiting from the crisis while others suffered. Today many more and varied voices articulate increasing frustration, dissatisfaction, distrust and cynicism with...

    Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Contemporary Spanish Foreign Policy

    Edited by David Garcia, Ramon Pacheco Pardo

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book examines the evolution of Spanish foreign policy since 1975, through five different presidencies, spanning its transformation from a dictatorial political system and backward economy to a modern European state, fully democratic and with a well-functioning market economy, under strain from...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge