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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 69 new and published books in the subject of Liberalism — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Pope Benedict XVI and the Politics of Modernity

    Edited by Marc D. Guerra

    In Benedict XVI and the Politics of Modernity, distinguished scholars from North America and Europe examine Pope Benedict XVI’s searching reflections on the challenges and prospects facing modern Western society. For more than five decades, Joseph Ratzinger/Pope Benedict XVI has made the subject of...

    Published October 19th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The State–Capital Nexus in the Global Crisis

    Rebound of the Capitalist State

    Edited by Bastiaan van Apeldoorn, Naná de Graaff, Henk W. Overbeek

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    In the wake of the outbreak of the global crisis in 2008, many observers expected the state to assume command over a faltering neoliberal finance-led model of capitalism. We now know that this expectation was by and large mistaken. There is indeed an ongoing re-calibration of the state-capital...

    Published October 17th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Redeployment of State Power in the Southern Mediterranean

    Implications of Neoliberal Reforms for Local Governance

    Edited by Sylvia I. Bergh

    The effects of neoliberal economic reforms in the Southern Mediterranean are now widely regarded as a main underlying cause of the Arab uprisings. An often neglected dimension is that of the reforms’ implications for local governance. The contributions to this edited volume examine how state power...

    Published September 20th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Identity, Inequity and Inequality in India and China

    Governing Difference

    Edited by Ravinder Kaur, Ayo Wahlberg

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    This volume explores how difference is constructed, manifested, mobilised and obscured in socially uneven societies, particularly those fuelled by neoliberal economic growth in the recent years. The book approaches difference as a double edged concept that allows one to make sense of the...

    Published July 31st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Violence, Elections, and Party Politics

    Edited by Mary Beth Altier, Susanne Martin, Leonard B. Weinberg

    As the United States and the countries of Western Europe have sought to promote democratic rule in those parts of the world that have not enjoyed the blessings of liberty, they have failed to consider an important factor. Competitive elections, the sine qua non of democratic government, often gives...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Value and Limits of Rights

    Essays in Honour of Peter Jones

    Edited by Ian O'Flynn, Albert Weale FBA

    Rights are part of our everyday moral and political vocabulary. Yet while few would deny that rights are important, there is a great deal of disagreement about just how valuable rights are and what their proper limits ought to be. For example, some scholars and practitioners maintain that human...

    Published July 15th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Religion and American Exceptionalism

    Edited by Dennis R. Hoover

    "American exceptionalism" was once a rather obscure and academic concept, but in the 2012 presidential election campaign the phrase attained unprecedented significance in political rhetoric. President Obama’s conservative critics—most notably Sarah Palin, Newt Gingrich, and Mitt Romney—accused the...

    Published July 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Autonomy and Liberalism

    By Ben Colburn

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    This book concerns the foundations and implications of a particular form of liberal political theory. Colburn argues that one should see liberalism as a political theory committed to the value of autonomy, understood as consisting in an agent deciding for oneself what is valuable and living life in...

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Conflicting Objectives in Democracy Promotion

    Do All Good Things Go Together?

    Edited by Julia Leininger, Sonja Grimm, Tina Freyburg

    Series: Democratization Special Issues

    The agenda of external actors often includes a number of objectives that do not necessarily and automatically go together. Fostering security and stability in semi-authoritarian regimes collides with policies aimed at the support of processes of democratization prone to conflict and destabilization...

    Published July 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Liberal Peace and Post-War Reconstruction

    Myth or reality?

    Edited by Roger MacGinty, Oliver Richmond

    The post-Cold War has witnessed enormous levels of western peacekeeping, peacemaking and reconstruction intervention in societies emerging from war. These western-led interventions are often called ‘liberal peacebuilding’ or ‘liberal interventionism’, or statebuilding, and have attracted...

    Published June 1st 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Liberal Wars: Anglo-American Strategy, Ideology and Practice
    Edited by Alan Cromartie
    To Be Published April 28th 2015
  2. Mobilities and Foucault
    Edited by Katharina Manderscheid, Tim Schwanen, David Tyfield
    To Be Published May 13th 2015
  3. Authenticity, Autonomy and Multiculturalism
    Edited by Geoffrey Brahm Levey
    To Be Published May 26th 2015
  4. Nature and Liberty
    By Dr John Zvesper, John Zvesper
    To Be Published May 29th 2015
  5. Reasonableness in Liberal Political Philosophy
    Edited by Shaun Young
    To Be Published May 29th 2015

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