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  1. Reinventing Democracy

    Grassroots Movements in Portugal

    Edited by João Arriscado Nunes, Boaventura de Sousa Santos

    Series: South European Society and Politics

    The studies gathered in this volume focus on Portuguese society, from the creative social and political experimentation by citizen and popular movements during the revolution of 1974/75 to more recent episodes of alternative economic organisation, popular mobilization over the claim of local...

    Published November 16th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Republicanism in Theory and Practice

    Edited by Iseult Honohan, Jeremy Jennings

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    Recent claims that civic republicanism can better address contemporary political problems than either liberalism or communitarianism are generating an intense debate. This is a sharp insight into this debate, confronting normative theory with historical and comparative analysis. It examines...

    Published September 28th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Perspectives on Feminist Political Thought in European History

    From the Middle Ages to the Present

    Edited by Tjitske Akkerman, Siep Stuurman

    Spanning six centuries of political thought in European history, this book puts the ideas of thinkers from Christine de Pizan to Simone de Beauvoir in the broader contexts of their time. This intriguing collection of essays shows that feminism is not a varient of modern radical discourse but a mode...

    Published June 14th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Developing a Constitution for Europe

    Edited by Erik Oddvar Eriksen, John Erik Fossum, Agustin Jose Menedez

    Series: Routledge Studies on Democratising Europe

    This new book tackles the challenges of forging a legitimate constitution for the European Union. The EU is currently in the midst of a comprehensive process of reform. These leading authors clarify its constitutional status, taking stock of the European Charter of Fundamental...

    Published May 4th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Stalinism

    Russian and Western Views at the Turn of the Millenium

    By John L. H. Keep, Alter L. Litvin

    Series: Totalitarianism Movements and Political Religions

    Stalinism surveys the efforts made in recent years by professional historians, in Russia and the West, to better understand what really went on in the USSR between 1929 and 1953, when the country's affairs were shrouded in secrecy. The opening of the Soviet archives in 1991 has led to a profusion...

    Published December 15th 2004 by Routledge

  6. European Union: The Basics

    By Alex Warleigh

    Series: The Basics

    Covering all the basics and more, this book is a concise and accessible introduction for students new to the study of the European Union, and for the general reader wanting to understand this increasingly important subject. Including useful boxes, tables and a glossary of all theoretical terms used...

    Published July 14th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Politics:The Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Stephen D Tansey, Stephen Tansey

    Series: The Basics

    This highly successful introduction to the world of politics has been fully revised and updated to explore the key issues of the 21st century. The new edition builds on the reputation for clarity and comprehensive coverage that has made previous editions essential reading for students of politics....

    Published May 19th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Political Theorists in Context

    By Stuart Isaacs, Chris Sparks

    Focusing on the historical context in which political theorists have developed their thinking, this textbook provides an invaluable introduction to students of political thought. The authors address a series of canonical major thinkers in the context of three world-changing epochs: the English,...

    Published May 19th 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of Delegation

    Edited by Alec Stone Sweet, Mark Thatcher

    There is a growing interest in delegation to non-majoritarian institutions in Europe, following both the spread of principal-agent theory in political science and law and increasing delegation in practice. During the 1980s and 1990s, governments and parliaments in West European nations have...

    Published March 31st 2004 by Routledge

  10. Religious Fundamentalism and Political Extremism

    Edited by Ami Pedahzur, Leonard Weinberg

    This book explores the relationships between fundamentalist religious belief, political extremism and outbreaks of religiously inspired violence. Is the post-Cold War world increasingly violent and is this violence the result of strident religious understandings of how societies should be organized?...

    Published March 24th 2004 by Routledge