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  1. The Conceptual Politics of Democracy Promotion

    Edited by Christopher Hobson, Milja Kurki

    Series: Democratization Studies

    How do different meanings of the concept of ‘democracy’ operate in democracy promotion? How do conceptual decisions influence real political events? How is policy and reflection on democracy promotion shaped by the way different practitioners and scholars understand democracy? The Conceptual...

    Published August 9th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Liberal Peace

    Selected Essays

    By Michael W. Doyle

    Comprising essays by Michael W. Doyle, Liberal Peace examines the special significance of liberalism for international relations. The volume begins by outlining the two legacies of liberalism in international relations - how and why liberal states have maintained peace among themselves while at...

    Published August 5th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Carole Pateman

    Democracy, Feminism, Welfare

    Edited by Terrell Carver, Samuel A. Chambers

    Series: Routledge Innovators in Political Theory

    Carole Pateman’s writings have been innovatory precisely for their qualities of engagement, pursued at the height of intellectual rigour. This book draws from her vast output of articles, chapters, books and speeches to provide a thematic yet integrated account of her innovations in political...

    Published July 29th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Requisites of Democracy

    Conceptualization, Measurement, and Explanation

    By Jørgen Møller, Svend-Erik Skaaning

    Series: Democratization Studies

    This book brings together the conceptual and theoretical writings of Joseph Schumpeter, Robert A. Dahl, Guillermo O’Donnell, and T. H. Marshall. It demonstrates that most of the different conceptions of democracy in the democratization literature can be ordered in one systematic regime...

    Published June 27th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Why Regions Matter: Small Worlds in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Ailsa Henderson

    Bringing together experts on regionalism and federalism this collection explores the impact of legislative regions on parties and voters. It reflects on the 1980 publication of Small Worlds by David Elkins and Richard Simeon, which outlined how and why voters and policies differ across Canadian...

    Published June 1st 2011 by Routledge

  6. Democratization and Gender in Contemporary Russia

    By Suvi Salmenniemi

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

    This book examines civic activism, democratization and gender in contemporary Russian society. It describes the character and central organizing principles of Russian democratic civic life, considering how it has developed since the Soviet period, and analyzing the goals and identities of...

    Published May 17th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Promoting Democracy and Human Rights in Russia

    By Sinikukka Saari

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

    European regional organisations have spent significant amount of time, energy and money in supporting Russia's transition towards the western liberal-democratic model since the end of the cold war. This book explores the role the Council of Europe, European Union and Organisation for Security and...

    Published May 12th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The Consolidation of Democracy

    Comparing Europe and Latin America

    By Carsten Q. Schneider

    Series: Democratization Studies

    This book investigates the successes and failures in consolidating those democratic regimes that emerged in Europe and Latin America in the last quarter of the 20th century. The theoretical approach developed combines the most prominent political-institutional and socio-structural approaches to...

    Published March 30th 2011 by Routledge

  9. The International Politics of Democratization

    Comparative perspectives

    Edited by Nuno Severiano Teixeira

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    This book examines the international dimensions of democratization processes, showing the degree to which international actors, ranging from states to non-governmental players, have an influence on what were once thought of as exclusively domestic processes of political change. The contributors to...

    Published March 30th 2011 by Routledge

  10. The State, Development and Identity in Multi-Ethnic Societies

    Ethnicity, Equity and the Nation

    Edited by Nicholas Tarling, Edmund Terence Gomez

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 24th 2011 by Routledge