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  1. RLE: Development

    By Various

    Routledge Library Editions: Development will re-issue works which address economic, political and social aspects of development. Published over more than four decades these books trace the emergence of development as one of the most important contemporary issues and one of the key areas of study...

    Published December 15th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Limits of Rationality

    In The Limits of Rationality Rogers Brubaker explores the intimate and ambiguous interplay between Max Weber's empirical work and his moral vision, between his historical and sociological analysis of the 'specific and peculiar rationalism' of modern Western civilization and his deeply ambivalent...

    Published December 10th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Democracy, Equality, and Justice

    Edited by Matt Matravers, Lukas H. Meyer

    In addressing democracy, equality, and justice together, the book stimulates discussions that go beyond the sometimes increasingly technical and increasingly discrete literatures that now dominate the study of each concept. The chapters fall into four categories: on justice and democracy;...

    Published December 9th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Political Economy of European Social Democracy

    A Critical Realist Approach

    By David J. Bailey

    This book takes an in-depth look into recent developments in European social democracy. It begins by highlighting the somewhat paradoxical turn by a number of social democratic parties towards enhanced support for European integration, a move that has occurred despite the apparently ‘neoliberal’...

    Published December 7th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Global Think Tanks

    Policy Networks and Governance

    By James McGann, Richard Sabatini

    Series: Global Institutions

    Global Think Tanks provides a clear description of and context for the global proliferation of think tanks. Whilst these institutions are still relatively new players in global and national politics, they are becoming a significant source of strength in an increasingly transnational and less...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  6. Debating Political Identity and Legitimacy in the European Union

    Edited by Sonia Lucarelli, Furio Cerutti, Vivien A. Schmidt

    Series: Routledge/GARNET series

    How can we conceptualize identity and legitimacy in the context of the European union? What is the role of narratives, political symbols, public debate and institutional practices in the process of identity formation and legitimacy consolidation? Debating Political Identity and Legitimacy in the...

    Published December 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Political Theory and Community Building in Post-Soviet Russia

    Edited by Oleg Kharkhordin, Risto Alapuro

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book revisits many aspects of current social science theories, such as actor-network theory and the French school of science and technology studies, to test how the theories apply in a specific situation, in this case after 1991 in the city of Cherepovets in Russia, home of Russia’s second...

    Published December 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Library Editions: Development Mini-Set A: Agriculture, Food and Development

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    Routledge Library Editions: Development will re-issue works which address economic, political and social aspects of development. Published over more than four decades these books trace the emergence of development as one of the most important contemporary issues and one of the key areas of study...

    Published November 24th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Constitution of Poverty (Routledge Revivals)

    Towards a genealogy of liberal governance

    By Mitchell Dean

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1991, This book looks at how capitalism has affected the organization of the poor. It also explores what the links are between notions of poverty and notions personal responsibility, philanthropy, morality and state forms. An intruiging work for anyone interested in the...

    Published November 24th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Confronting Global Gender Justice

    Women’s Lives, Human Rights

    Edited by Debra Bergoffen, Paula Ruth Gilbert, Tamara Harvey, Connie L. McNeely

    Confronting Global Gender Justice contains a unique, interdisciplinary collection of essays that address some of the most complex and demanding challenges facing theorists, activists, analysts, and educators engaged in the tasks of defining and researching women’s rights as human rights and...

    Published November 15th 2010 by Routledge