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  1. Twentieth-Century Marxism

    A Global Introduction

    Edited by Daryl Glaser, David M. Walker

    This book outlines and assesses the Marxist tradition as it developed in the twentieth century, and considers its place and standing as we move into the twenty-first century. It is divided into three parts examining Marxism historically, geographically and thematically: Part 1 analyzes early...

    Published September 10th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Terrorism and the Politics of Naming

    Edited by Michael Bhatia

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    Previously published as a special issue of Third World Quarterly, this volume assesses the nature, power, role and function of names in global politics and the international media. Names are not objective, they accrue subjective associations, for example 'Terrorist' has a very different connotation...

    Published August 29th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Constitutions

    Writing Nations, Reading Difference

    By Judith Pryor

    Series: Birkbeck Law Press

    Bringing a postcolonial perspective to UK constitutional debates and including a detailed and comparative engagement with the constitutions of Britain’s ex-colonies, this book is an original reflection upon the relationship between the written and the unwritten constitution. Can a nation have an...

    Published August 8th 2007 by Birkbeck Law Press

  4. Political Pluralism and the State

    Beyond Sovereignty

    By Marcel Wissenburg

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    The concept of a sovereign nation-state is a central part in many of the debates discussing the salient issues in political science today. Yet the debate on the state is fragmented and while the sub-disciplines within political science address the various possible consequences of different...

    Published July 31st 2007 by Routledge

  5. Enlightenment's Wake

    Politics and Culture at the Close of the Modern Age

    By John Gray

    Series: Routledge Classics

    John Gray is the bestselling author of such books as Straw Dogs and Al Qaeda and What it Means to be Modern which brought a mainstream readership to a man who was already one of the UK's most well respected thinkers and political theorists. Gray wrote Enlightenment’s Wake in 1995 – six years after...

    Published July 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  6. Political Development

    By Damien Kingsbury

    This book fills a growing gap in the literature on international development by addressing the debates about good governance and institution-building within the context of political development. Political Development returns the key issues of human rights and democratization to the centre of the...

    Published June 27th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Personal Law in South Asia

    Identity, Nationalism and the Uniform Civil Code

    By Partha S. Ghosh

    It is a political study of the controversy surrounding the issue of the uniform civil code vis-à-vis personal laws from a South Asian perspective. At the centre of the debate is whether there should be a centralized view of the legal system in a given society or a decentralized view, both...

    Published April 30th 2007 by Routledge India

  8. Fifty Major Political Thinkers

    2nd Edition

    By Ian Adams, R.W. Dyson

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Fifty Major Political Thinkers introduces the lives and ideas of some of the most influential figures in Western political thought, from ancient Greece to the present day. The entries provide a fascinating introduction to the major figures and schools of thought that have shaped contemporary...

    Published April 18th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Concepts and Theories of Modern Democracy

    3rd Edition

    By Anthony H. Birch

    This highly acclaimed and popular academic text is now available in a new edition, having been revised and updated to cover the analyses of the use, abuse and ambiguity of many essential concepts used in political discourse and political studies. These include basic concepts such as liberty,...

    Published April 11th 2007 by Routledge

  10. John Stuart Mill

    By R J Halliday, R. J. Halliday

    First published in 1976, this volume offers a significant new interpretation of Mill's political thought, Mill's ambivalent attitude to democracy is carefully examined. The implications for modern democracy of Mill's views on consensus and leadership, bureaucracy and participation, equality and...

    Published March 30th 2007 by Routledge