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Forthcoming Public Opinion Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The NGO Challenge for International Relations Theory

    Edited by William E. DeMars, Dennis Dijkzeul

    Series: Global Institutions

    It has become commonplace to observe the growing pervasiveness and impact of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs). And yet the three central approaches in International Relations (IR) theory, Liberalism, Realism and Constructivism, overlook or ignore the importance of NGOs, both theoretically and...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Affective Economies, Neoliberalism, and Governmentality

    Edited by Anne-Marie D'Aoust

    Advanced capitalism is characterized by a level of symbolic production that not only results in a dematerialization of labor, but also increasingly relies on highly emotional components, ranging from consumption desire to workforce management. Feelings as varied as love, anger, and desire are...

    To Be Published March 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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 16th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. The Act of Voting

    Identities, Institutions and Locale

    Edited by David Farrell, Jos Elkink

    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 June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Voting in Old and New Democracies

    Edited by Paul A. Beck, Richard Gunther, Pedro C. Magalhães, Alejandro Moreno

    The study of the political attitudes and behavior of citizens in an election setting has been a central focus for analysts of democratic politics. Great advances have been made in understanding the determinants of voter choices in elections, especially in well-established democracies. Yet for this...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge