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  1. The History of Compulsory Voting in Europe

    Democracy's Duty?

    By Anthoula Malkopoulou

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Are elections out of fashion? Does it matter if voters don’t show up at the polls? If yes, is legal enforcement of voting compatible with democracy? These are just a few of the questions linked to the thorny problem of electoral abstention. This book addresses the hot question whether there is a...

    Published December 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Transnationalization and Regulatory Change in the EU's Eastern Neighbourhood

    Ukraine between Brussels and Moscow

    By Julia Langbein

    Series: Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

    Regulatory reforms in the EU’s Eastern neighbourhood countries are not as sluggish as often perceived. Rule enforcement is happening despite the presence of domestic veto players who favour the status quo, the lack of EU membership perspective and the presence of Russia as an alternative governance...

    Published December 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Vernaculars of Communism

    Language, Ideology and Power in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Petre Petrov, Lara Ryazanova-Clarke

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

    The political revolutions which established state socialism in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe were accompanied by revolutions in the word, as the communist project implied not only remaking the world but also renaming it. As new institutions, social roles, rituals and behaviours emerged, so...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of European Politics

    Edited by José M. Magone

    Since the Treaty of the European Union was ratified in 1993, the European Union has become an important factor in an ever-increasing number of regimes of pooled sovereignty. This Handbook seeks to present a valuable guide to this new and unique system in the twenty-first century, allowing...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. (In)Security and the Production of International Relations

    The Politics of Securitisation in Europe

    By Jonas Hagmann

    Series: Routledge Critical Security Studies

    This book provides a framework for analysing the interplay between securitisation and foreign affairs, reconnecting critical security studies with traditional IR concerns about interstate relations. What happens to foreign policymaking when actors, things or processes are presented as threats?...

    Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Handbook of German Politics & Culture

    Edited by Sarah Colvin

    The Routledge Handbook of German Politics and Culture offers a wide-ranging and authoritative account of Germany in the 21st century. It gathers the expertise of internationally leading scholars of German culture, politics, and society to explore and explain historical pathways to contemporary...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Rosa Luxemburg in Action

    For Revolution and Democracy

    By Rosemary H. T. O'Kane

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Neither a work concerned only with her Marxist writings nor a personal biography concerned with her private life, this book examines Rosa Luxemburg’s ideas on revolution and democracy and how the two are bound together by her views on the importance of political action. Stretching, historically,...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Library Editions: German Politics

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: German Politics

    Bringing together 14 volumes originally published between 1971 and 1989, this set gives a comprehensive overview of politics and society in Germany prior to re-unification. The volumes examine the political parties and structure of the Bundestag, as well as discussing the German education system,...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Political Culture in France and Germany (RLE: German Politics)

    A Contemporary Perspective

    Edited by John Gaffney, Eva Kolinsky

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: German Politics

    This book, originally published in 1991, assesses how attitudes, political orientations and social values changed during the five decades after the Second World War. The case studies in the book focus on key ‘sites’ in political culture: in France, on the extreme right, the cinema, the impact of...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Routledge