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61-70 of 90 results in Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science
Issues, Challenges, and Theories
Health constitutes a core element of welfare states and a vital nerve in the trust relation between citizen and their governments. Focusing on the health sector, this book analyzes the closely interwoven relationship between the European Union and Member States.The authors explore the dynamic and...
Published March 9th 2005 by Routledge
Cosmopolitanism and its Critics
Traditionally, much normative political theory has assumed that principles of justice should operate within the borders of states or nations rather than globally. However, interest in the possibility and desirability of global principles of distributive justice has increased recently. International...
Published August 27th 2004 by Routledge
The End of Environmentalism?
In recent decades, environmental issues have increasingly been incorporated into liberal democratic thought and political practice. Environmentalism and ecologism have become fashionable, even respectable schools of political thought. This apparently successful integration of environmental...
Published February 11th 2004 by Routledge
Mobilisation, Organisation and Participation via new ICTs
Electronic Democracy analyses the impact of new information and communication technologies (ICTs) within representative democracy, such as political parties, pressure groups, new social movements and executive and legislative bodies. Arguing for the validity of social perspective in theory building...
Published January 14th 2004 by Routledge
Governing Assisted Reproductive Technologies
This book presents a comparative study examining assisted reproductive technology policies in North America and Europe. Based on original and detailed research, this up-to-date volume establishes a knowledge base for understanding policy debates on topics such as embryonic stem cell research and...
Published December 3rd 2003 by Routledge
The end of the twentieth century saw an unprecedented coincidence of electoral success for social democratic parties in western Europe leading to intensive discussion on the future of this new European left. The debates often centred on the notion of a 'Third way' and generated major expectations...
Published November 26th 2003 by Routledge
This book gives an up to date reference on the state of the art in this highly important methodological area, which is central both to theoretical models of party competition and to empirical accounts, whether these are case studies or comparative analyses. It looks at subjects including tracking...
Published May 2nd 2001 by Routledge
Recent years have witnessed a growing interest in the relationship between public opinion and foreign policy in Western democracies. This international board of contributors examine the ways in which the connection between public opinion and the use of military force has developed since the end of...
Published February 14th 2001 by Routledge
The onset of a new millennium has given renewed impetus to the study of religion and its place in the secular world. Religion and Mass Electoral Behaviour in Europe is an innovative, cutting-edge study, which focuses on the question of whether - and how - religion continues to influence and shape...
Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge
Private Organisation in Global Politics is a groundbreaking study which brings together a broad range of case-studies to examine the role and character of private organisations in the process of political globalization. Focusing on areas such as human rights organisations, the international women's...
Published November 29th 2000 by Routledge
Electronic Democracy: Mobilisation, Organisation and Participation via new ICTs
To Be Published August 14th 2014
To Be Published December 30th 2014