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  1. Women and British Party Politics

    Descriptive, Substantive and Symbolic Representation

    By Sarah Childs

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Women and British Party Politics examines the characteristics of women’s participation at the mass and elite level in contemporary British politics; as voters, party members and elected representatives respectively. It explores what this means for ideas about, and the practice of, descriptive,...

    Published June 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  2. Local Politics and Democratization in Russia

    By Cameron Ross

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This comprehensive study of local politics in Russia shows that the key reforms of local government, and the struggle to forge viable grassroots democracies have been inextricably linked to the wider struggle for power between the regions and the Kremlin, and to the specific nature of Russia’s...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  3. Minority Rights in Central and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Bernd Rechel

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    Minority rights is an important issue in all modern states, but for those countries hoping to join the European Union the protection of minorities is a key condition for success in the accession process. This book provides a comprehensive assessment of minority rights in Central and Eastern Europe,...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  4. Sex, Love and Feminism in the Asia Pacific

    A Cross-Cultural Study of Young People's Attitudes

    By Chilla Bulbeck

    Series: ASAA Women in Asia Series

    ‘Sex, love and feminism’ are three aspects of the rapidly changing gender relations that shape young people’s lives in the Asia Pacific region. Much has been written about rapidly changing countries in Asia, most recently China and India. With the global spread of capitalist production and...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  5. Transitional Justice in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union

    Reckoning with the communist past

    Edited by Lavinia Stan

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    During the last two decades, the countries of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union have attempted to address the numerous human rights abuses that characterized the decades of communist rule. This book examines the main processes of transitional justice that permitted societies in those...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  6. Russian Nationalism and the National Reassertion of Russia

    Edited by Marlene Laruelle

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    Military action in South Ossetia, growing tensions with the United States and NATO, and Russia's relationship with the European Union demonstrate how the issue of Russian nationalism is increasingly at the heart of the international political agenda.This book considers a wide range of aspects of...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  7. Development, Sexual Rights and Global Governance

    By Amy Lind

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    This book addresses how sexual practices and identities are imagined and regulated through development discourses and within institutions of global governance. The underlying premise of this volume is that the global development industry plays a central role in constructing people’s sexual lives,...

    Published May 16th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Women and Political Violence

    Female Combatants in Ethno-National Conflict

    By Miranda Alison

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book directly challenges the stereotype that women are inherently peaceable by examining female combatants’ involvement in ethno-national conflicts. Drawing upon empirical case studies of Sri Lanka and Northern Ireland, this study explores the ways in which women have traditionally been...

    Published May 15th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Political Discussion in Modern Democracies

    A Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Michael R. Wolf, Laura Morales, Ken'ichi Ikeda

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    The study of political discussion has been broken into sub-categories including deliberative democracy, discursive studies, dynamics of interpersonal communication, and discussion network analyses, with substantial numbers of books and articles covering each. However, these areas are often treated...

    Published May 11th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Global Governance, Poverty and Inequality

    Edited by Rorden Wilkinson, Jennifer Clapp

    Series: Global Institutions

    A series of crises unfolded in the latter part of the first decade of the 21st Century which combined to exacerbate already profound conditions of global economic inequality and poverty in the world’s poorest countries. In 2007, the unsound lending practices that caused a collapse in the US housing...

    Published May 9th 2010 by Routledge