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  1. The Kurdish National Movement in Turkey

    From Protest to Resistance

    By Cengiz Gunes

    Series: Exeter Studies in Ethno Politics

    This book provides an interpretive and critical analysis of Kurdish identity, nationalism and national movement in Turkey since the 1960s. By raising issues and questions relating to Kurdish political identity and highlighting the ideological specificity, diversity and the transformation of Kurdish...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Nationalism in a Global Era

    The Persistence of Nations

    Edited by Mitchell Young, Eric Zuelow, Andreas Sturm

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    This volume makes a unique contribution to the literature on nations and nationalism by examining why nations remain a vibrant and strong social cohesive despite the threat of globalization. Regardless of predictions forecasting the demise of the nation-state in the global era, the nation persists...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Muslims and Communists in Post-Transition States

    Edited by Ben Fowkes, Bulent Gokay

    Popular uprisings have taken many different forms in the last hundred or so years since Muslims first began to grapple with modernity and to confront various systems of domination both European and indigenous.The relevance of studies of popular uprising and revolt in the Muslim world has...

    Published November 25th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Evaluating Democratic Innovations

    Curing the Democratic Malaise?

    Edited by Kenneth Newton, Brigitte Geissel

    In the face of increasing political disenchantment, many Western governments have experimented, with innovations which aim to enhance the working and quality of democracy as well as increasing citizens’ political awareness and understanding of political matters. This text is the most...

    Published November 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  5. People Power and Political Change

    Key Issues and Concepts

    By April Carter

    This book examines the upsurge in mass popular protest against undemocratic regimes. Relating early revolutions to recent global trends and protests, it examines the significance of ‘people power’ to democracy. Taking a comparative approach, this text analyses unarmed uprisings in Iran 1977-79,...

    Published November 16th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Rethinking Democracy and the European Union

    Edited by Erik Oddvar Eriksen, John Erik Fossum

    Series: Routledge Studies on Democratising Europe

    While the Lisbon treaty was meant to clarify the European Union’s role and political identity, it remains a challenge for politicians and decision-makers to define. Rethinking Democracy and the European Union looks at both the concept of the EU as a political system, and analyses the meaning and...

    Published November 16th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Government and Politics in Taiwan

    By Dafydd Fell

    Series: Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

    Written by an experienced teacher and scholar this new textbook introduces the reader to the big questions that concern change and continuity in how politics operates and how Taiwan is governed. Taking a critical approach, Dafydd Fell provides students with the essential background to the history...

    Published November 14th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Electoral Reform

    Edited by Reuven Y. Hazan, Monique Leyenaar

    Series: West European Politics

    The field of elections and electoral systems, and particularly electoral reform, has exhibited tremendous growth and cross-national appeal over the last two decades. However, beyond an increased knowledge of voting rules and their consequences for political representation, little attention has been...

    Published November 10th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Utopian Politics

    Citizenship and Practice

    By Rhiannon Firth

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    In the context of global problems such as the economic downturn, escalating inequality, terrorism, resource depletion and climate change, cynicism prevails in contemporary politics, which need not be the case. Utopian Politics confronts a world intensely aware of the problems that we face and sadly...

    Published November 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  10. On the History of Political Philosophy

    Great Political Thinkers from Thucydides to Locke

    By W Julian Korab-Karpowicz

    Intended for use in courses on political philosophy or the history of political philosophy, On the History of Political Philosophy provides a critical account of Western political philosophy from classical Greece to modern times. Demonstrating the continued relevance of historical ideas to...

    Published October 28th 2011 by Routledge