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  1. Voters and Parties in the Spanish Political Space

    Edited by Ignacio Sánchez-Cuenca, Elias Dinas

    Series: South European Society and Politics

    This book deals with the structure of Spanish politics: how citizens and parties locate themselves in political space, and how these actors make decisions based on their positions in the various dimensions this space consists of. The authors of this volume address the questions surrounding the...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Legal Pluralism and Shari’a Law

    Edited by Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, Bryan S Turner

    Legal pluralism has often been associated with post-colonial legal developments especially where common law survived alongside tribal and customary laws. Focusing on Shari‘a, this book examines the legal policies and experiences of various societies with different traditions of citizenship,...

    Published July 16th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Thinking Politically about HIV

    Edited by Kent Buse, Dennis Altman

    AIDS has a unique political history. As fears grew of a global pandemic on the scale of AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa, AIDS was briefly treated as an issue of high politics in the international arena and generated significant resources for country programmes. That initial commitment is now declining,...

    Published July 14th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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 14th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 14th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Mobilities and Forced Migration

    Edited by Nick Gill, Javier Caletrío, Victoria Mason

    Whether precipitated by political or environmental factors, human displacement can be more fully understood by attending to the ways in which a set of bodily, material, imagined and virtual mobilities and immobilities interact to produce population movement. Very little work, however, has addressed...

    Published July 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Globalizing Human Rights

    Emerging Issues and Approaches

    Edited by Charles Anthony Smith

    This collection presents a comprehensive engagement of issues of human rights in an increasingly globalized world. As the role of the rule of law has moved beyond the confines of the state and beyond the interactions of states, how and when law protects human rights has become a central issue of...

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Voting and Migration Patterns in the U.S.

    By George Hawley

    Series: Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

    In recent years, political scientists and journalists have taken a great interest in the question of whether the American electorate is "sorting" into communities based on partisan affiliation. That is, there is concern that American communities are becoming increasingly politically homogenous and...

    Published July 1st 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Aboriginal Tent Embassy

    Sovereignty, Black Power, Land Rights and the State

    Edited by Gary Foley, Andrew Schaap, Edwina Howell

    The 1972 Aboriginal Embassy was one of the most significant indigenous political demonstrations of the twentieth century. What began as a simple response to a Prime Ministerial statement on Australia Day 1972, evolved into a six-month political stand-off between radical Aboriginal activists and a...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Religion in the Context of Globalization

    Essays on Concept, Form, and Political Implication

    By Peter Beyer

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    Peter Beyer has been a central figure in the debate about religion and globalization for many years, this volume is a collection of essays on the relation between religion and globalization with special emphasis on the concept of religion, its modern forms and on the relation of religion to the...

    Published June 26th 2013 by Routledge