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Forthcoming Public Opinion Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Cultures of Post-War British Fascism

    Edited by Nigel Copsey, John E. Richardson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

    In Post-War Britain cultural interventions were a feature of fascist parties and movements, just as they were in Europe. This book makes a new major contribution to existing scholarship which begins to discuss British fascism as a cultural phenomenon. A collection of essays from leading academics,...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Contentious Elections

    From Ballots to Barricades

    Edited by Pippa Norris, Richard W. Frank, Ferran Martínez i Coma

    From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe the world has witnessed a rising tide of contentious elections ending in heated partisan debates, court challenges, street protests, and legitimacy challenges. In some cases, disputes have been settled peacefully through legal appeals and electoral reforms. In the worst...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Nuclear Exits

    Countries foregoing the nuclear option

    Edited by Ilkka Taipale, Vappu Taipale

    Many countries have the capacity to construct nuclear weapons - even relatively poor and small ones, as the North Korean example shows us. So far, only one country - South Africa – has voluntarily given up its nuclear weapons programme. Three others - Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Belarus - gave up the...

    To Be Published April 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Financial Crisis, Austerity, and Electoral Politics

    European Voter Responses to the Global Economic Collapse 2009-2013

    Edited by Pedro Magalhães

    This book examines the domestic electoral consequences of the economic and financial crisis in Europe, particularly in those countries where the crisis manifested itself more devastatingly: the Southern European countries of Greece, Italy, Portugal, and Spain, as well as Iceland and Ireland. On the...

    To Be Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Collective Political Rationality

    Partisan Thinking and Why It's Not All Bad

    By Gregory E. McAvoy

    Amidst the polarization of contemporary politics, partisan loyalties among citizens are regarded as one contributor to political stalemate. Partisan loyalties lead Democrats and Republicans to look at the same economic information but to come to strikingly different conclusions about the state of...

    To Be Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Immigration and Public Opinion in Liberal Democracies

    Edited by Gary P. Freeman, Randall Hansen, David L. Leal

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    Although ambivalence characterizes the stance of scholars toward the desirability of close opinion-policy linkages in general, it is especially evident with regard to immigration. The controversy and disagreement about whether public opinion should drive immigration policy are among the factors...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. State against Civil Society

    Contentious Politics and the Non-Systemic Opposition in Russia

    Edited by Cameron Ross

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    Over the period December 2011-July 2013, a tidal wave of mass protests swept through the Russian Capital and engulfed scores of cities and regions. These demonstrations came as a great shock to the Russian political establishment. After decades of the passive acceptance of the status quo it...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country

    Edited by Richard Gillespie, Caroline Gray

    Series: Europa Country Perspectives

    Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country offers an exploration of the dynamics behind contemporary shifts in the orientation of nationalist parties and movements with reference to Catalonia and the Basque country in Spain. The chapters were...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Act of Voting

    Identities, Institutions and Locale

    Edited by Johan A. Elkink, David M. Farrell

    Electoral behaviour is one of the most dynamic areas of study in the field of comparative politics today, and, indeed represents one of the largest fields of political behavior research. This book looks to set the study of voting behaviour in its wider context, i.e. to understand that the actions...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Ideological Media and American Politics

    How Television News Shapes Political Views and Behaviors

    By Dan Cassino

    Series: Routledge Studies in Political Psychology

    In recent years, scholars have argued that the ability of people to choose which channel they want to watch means that television news is just preaching to the choir, and doesn’t change any minds. However, this book shows that the media still has an enormous direct impact on American society and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge