New and Published Books
11-20 of 21 results in Routledge Studies in Federalism and Decentralization
The papers that comprise this collection examine the role of competing European, national, ethnic and regional identities over the introduction of new regional levels of government in the former Soviet and now Central and Eastern European states....
Published July 30th 2002 by Routledge
In Search of Urban Gargantuas
A comparative analysis of eight different urban areas - Bologna, Bordeaux, Geneve-Lausanne, Lyons, Manchester, Rotterdam, Stuttgart and Torino - examining key urban issues that are high on the policy agenda of every national government....
Published May 31st 2002 by Routledge
Regions in Conflict
The collapse of the Soviet empire in 1991 removed a decades-long system of successful control of potential ethnic and regional conflict . The result was the eruption of numerous conflicts over state-building, some of which degenerated into violence and some of which were resolved or prevented by...
Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge
The object of this book is to look at the manner in which states attempt to cope with ethnic conflict through territorial approaches. This revised edition has new chapters covering Northern Ireland, South Africa and Yugoslavia....
Published September 30th 2001 by Routledge
The Foreign Relations of Subnational Governments
Offering a general view of the development of subnational foreign action around the world, this work covers topics such as the repercussions upon subnational autonomy of the progressive consistution of international regimes such as the EU, NAFTA and APEC....
Published September 30th 1999 by Routledge
Devolution and British Politics in the 1990s
This volume addresses the issues arising from the recent devolution referenda by exploring the historical development of the proposals, the importance of national and regional identities, the changing policies of the political parties and the approaches of business and other major groups towards...
Published October 31st 1998 by Routledge
Examining the effects of economic and political restructuring on regions in Europe and North America, the main themes here are: international economic restructuring; political realignments questions of territorial identity; and policy choices and policy conflicts in regional development....
Published May 31st 1997 by Routledge
Towards a Third Level in Europe?
Decision-making within the EU has moved to a third (regional) level of government emerging in the EU policy process alongside the first (Union) and second (member state) levels. Multi-level governance can increasingly be identified. These papers describe and analyse this third level....
Published May 1st 1997 by Routledge
Ten years of Regionalization in France 1982-1992
In 1981, the newly elected socialist government of France announced a "vast programme of decentralization". The reforms have changed the politico-administrative landscape of France. This volume asks what changes - if any - occurred and looks at the implications for French public policy-making....
Published April 1st 1995 by Routledge
Minority Nations in Multinational Federations: A comparative study of Quebec and Wallonia
To Be Published January 7th 2015