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  1. Recognition, Equality and Democracy

    Theoretical Perspectives on Irish Politics

    Edited by Jurgen De Wispelaere, Cillian McBride, Shane O’Neill

    This volume brings together a range of theoretical responses to issues in Irish politics. Its organising ideas: recognition, equality, and democracy set the terms of political debate within both jurisdictions. For some, there are significant tensions between the grammar of recognition, concerned...

    Published April 24th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Today and Tomorrow Volume 16 War and Politics

    Callinicus: A Defence of Chemical Warfare Paris or the Future of War Janus or the Conquest of War Sinon or the Future of Politics Typhoeus or the Future of Socialism

    By Haldane, Liddell Hart, McDougall, Mowrer, Shadwell

    A Defence of Chemical Warfare J B S Haldane Originally published in 1925 "Mr Haldane’s brilliant study." Times Leading Article "A book to be read by every intelligent adult." Spectator . This volume discusses the use of chemical weapons during the Second World War from the scientific...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  3. The New Social Theory Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Steven Seidman, Jeffrey C. Alexander

    This is the first anthology to thematize the dramatic upward and downward shifts that have created the new social theory, and to present this new and exciting body of work in a thoroughly trans-disciplinary manner. In this revised second edition readers are provided with a much greater range...

    Published April 2nd 2008 by Routledge

  4. Today and Tomorrow Volume 15 Society & the State

    It Isn't Done: Taboos Among the British Islanders Stentor or the Press of Today and Tomorrow Nuntius or the Future of Advertising Cato or the Future of Censorship

    By Lyall, Ockham, Russell, Seagle

    It Isn’t Done Taboo Among the British Islanders Archibald Lyall Originally published in 1930 "An admirably brisk attack on taboos." Observer "An amusingly provocative little essay." Bystander A witty and interesting contribution to the study of what may and may not be done in the British Isles...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  5. Today and Tomorrow Volume 14 Society and the State

    Archon or the Future of Government Cain or the Future of Crime Solon or the Price of Justice Lycurgus, or the Future of the Law Fortuna, or Chance and Design

    By Fyfe, Godwin, Harvey, Haynes, Young

    Archon or the Future of Government Hamilton Fyfe Originally published in 1927 "This is a good essay on the nature of government, or politics." Economic Review "Writes with a wide experience and an intimate knowledge". Daily Herald. This volume surveys the methods of government in the past...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  6. The International Political Thought of Carl Schmitt

    Terror, Liberal War and the Crisis of Global Order

    Edited by Louiza Odysseos, Fabio Petito

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    Presenting the first critical analysis of Carl Schmitt's The Nomos of the Earth and how it relates to the epochal changes in the international system that have risen from the collapse of the ‘Westphalian’ international order. There is an emerging recognition in political theory circles that core...

    Published March 27th 2008 by Routledge

  7. A World of Polities

    Essays on Global Politics

    By Yale H. Ferguson, Richard W. Mansbach

    Yale H. Ferguson and Richard W. Mansbach have made a significant contribution to our contemporary understanding of global politics. This collection contains some of their classic essays and many unpublished articles which have been edited into a coherent and stimulating collection. Subjects...

    Published March 25th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Judith Butler's Precarious Politics

    Critical Encounters

    Edited by Terrell Carver, Samuel A. Chambers

    Judith Butler has been arguably the most important gender theorist of the past twenty years. This edited volume draws leading international political theorists into dialogue with her political theory. Each chapter is written by an acclaimed political theorist and concentrates on a particular aspect...

    Published January 27th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Judith Butler and Political Theory

    Troubling Politics

    By Samuel A Chambers, Terrell Carver

    Over the past twenty-five years the work of Judith Butler has had an extraordinary impact on numerous disciplines and interdisciplinary projects across the humanities and social sciences. This original study is the first to take a thematic approach to Butler as a political thinker. Starting...

    Published January 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  10. Iran under Ahmadinejad

    The Politics of Confrontation

    By Ali M. Ansari

    Series: Adelphi series

    The election of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to the presidency of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the summer of 2005 thrust Iran into the international limelight in a way that few would have predicted. Robust, confrontational and given to bombastic rhetoric, Ahmadinejad has drawn condemnation from the West...

    Published January 9th 2008 by Routledge