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  1. Indigeneity and Political Theory

    Sovereignty and the Limits of the Political

    By Karena Shaw

    Series: Routledge Issues in Contemporary Political Theory

    Indigeneity and Political Theory engages some of the profound challenges to traditions of modern political theory that have been posed over the past two decades. Karena Shaw is especially concerned with practices of sovereignty as they are embedded in and shape Indigenous politics, and responses to...

    Published September 10th 2008 by Routledge

  2. The Future Of Democratic Equality

    Rebuilding Social Solidarity in a Fragmented America

    By Joseph M. Schwartz

    2011 David Easton Award, presented for the best book by the Foundations of Political Theory section of APSA: "The Future of Democratic Equality, by Joseph Schwartz, takes on three tasks, and accomplishes all brilliantly. Any one of these tasks well fulfilled would have been a laudable achievement....

    Published September 8th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Intersectionality and Beyond

    Law, Power and the Politics of Location

    Edited by Emily Grabham, Davina Cooper, Jane Krishnadas, Didi Herman

    Series: Social Justice

    This collection addresses the present and the future of the concept of intersectionality within socio-legal studies. Intersectionality provides a metaphorical schema for understanding the interaction of different forms of disadvantage, including race, sexuality, and gender. But it also goes further...

    Published August 20th 2008 by Routledge-Cavendish

  4. Global Democracy and its Difficulties

    Edited by Anthony J. Langlois, Karol Edward Soltan

    Series: Challenges of Globalisation

    The political project of extending democracy to the global level is seen as the next major challenge for proponents of democracy. This volume considers some of the difficulties which need to be overcome for this extension to take place. The issues discussed include: Philosophical and theoretical...

    Published August 11th 2008 by Routledge

  5. A Short History of Economic Thought 2nd Edition

    By Bo Sandelin, Hans-Michael Trautwein, Richard Wundrak

    This book provides an elementary introduction to the history of economic thought and has been considerably overhauled and updated since the appearance of the first edition in 2002. A chapter is devoted to each of the major developments in the history of the discipline, with a brand new...

    Published July 28th 2008 by Routledge

  6. The Politics of Successful Governance Reforms

    Edited by Mark Robinson

    This book examines the factors that give rise to successful governance reforms in developing countries, focusing on the importance of political commitment, supportive institutions, and the timing of reforms. It reviews the lessons arising from the design and implementation of successful governance...

    Published July 27th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Being Against the World

    Rebellion and Constitution

    By Oscar Guardiola-Rivera

    Series: Birkbeck Law Press

    How can we save politics from the politician? How can we save ourselves? This book looks at the example of those who leave the city and break the social contract, rebellious exiles and freedom fighters escaping the wheel of necessity, and learns from them....

    Published July 14th 2008 by Birkbeck Law Press

  8. In Defense of Human Rights

    A Non-Religious Grounding in a Pluralistic World

    By Ari Kohen

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    The argument that religion provides the only compelling foundation for human rights is both challenging and thought-provoking and answering it is of fundamental importance to the furthering of the human rights agenda. This book establishes an equally compelling non-religious foundation for the...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  9. The Social and Political Thought of George Orwell

    A Reassessment

    By Stephen Ingle

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Stephen Ingle is Professor at the Politics Department, University of Stirling. His main academic interests are in the relationship between politics and literature and in adversarial (two party) politics, especially in the UK....

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Islam and the Everyday World

    Public Policy Dilemmas

    Edited by Sohrab Behdad, Farhad Nomani

    Series: Routledge Political Economy of the Middle East and North Africa

    This is a new examination of how Shari’a law affects public policy both theoretically and in practice, across a wide range of public policy areas, including for example human rights and family law. The process by which public policy is decided - through elections, debates, political processes, and...

    Published May 1st 2008 by Routledge