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  1. Memory and Pluralism in the Baltic States

    Edited by Eva-Clarita Pettai

    Memories, both in individual and collective form, still have a significant impact on how people relate to political processes in Europe today. While much has been written about top-down attempts by states and political actors to mould people’s memories of the past through public commemoration,...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Democratization and Gender in Contemporary Russia

    By Suvi Salmenniemi

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

    This book examines civic activism, democratization and gender in contemporary Russian society. It describes the character and central organizing principles of Russian democratic civic life, considering how it has developed since the Soviet period, and analyzing the goals and identities of...

    Published May 17th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Democratic Legitimacy

    By Fabienne Peter

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    This book offers a systematic treatment of the requirements of democratic legitimacy. It argues that democratic procedures are essential for political legitimacy because of the need to respect value pluralism and because of the learning process that democratic decision-making enables. It proposes a...

    Published May 16th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Indigeneity in the Courtroom

    Law, Culture, and the Production of Difference in North American Courts

    By Jennifer A. Hamilton

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and Politics

    The central question of this book is when and how does indigeneity in its various iterations – cultural, social, political, economic, even genetic – matter in a legal sense? Indigeneity in the Courtroom focuses on the legal deployment of indigenous difference in US and Canadian courts in the late&...

    Published May 16th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Transnational Environmental Crime

    Toward an Eco-global Criminology

    By Rob White

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to and overview of eco-global criminology. Eco-global criminology refers to a criminological approach that is informed by ecological considerations and by a critical analysis that is global in scale and perspective. Based upon eco-justice conceptions...

    Published May 10th 2011 by Willan

  6. European Integration as an Elite Process

    The Failure of a Dream?

    By Max Haller

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Max Haller's impressive book presents an analysis of the process of European integration which keeps the relation between elites and citizens at the forefront. It is shown on the basis of new empirical data (surveys, interviews, analyses of documents and biographies) that European...

    Published May 6th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Sustainability and Security within Liberal Societies

    Learning to Live with the Future

    Edited by Stephen Gough, Andrew Stables

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Much of the world will be living in broadly "liberal" societies for the foreseeable future. Sustainability and security, however defined, must therefore be considered in the context of such societies, yet there is very little significant literature that does so. Indeed, much ecologically-oriented...

    Published May 6th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Towards a Critical Sociology (Routledge Revivals)

    An Essay on Commonsense and Imagination

    By Zygmunt Bauman

    Series: Review Questions Series

    For the better part of its history sociology shared with commonsense its assumption of the ‘nature-like’ character of society – and consequently developed as the science of unfreedom. In this powerful and engaging work, first published in 1976, Professor Bauman outlines the historical roots of such...

    Published April 15th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Social Justice, Global Dynamics

    Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives

    Edited by Ayelet Banai, Miriam Ronzoni, Christian Schemmel

    Series: Routledge Research in International Relations Theory

    Many theoretical publications make assumptions about the facts of globalization, and in particular about the role and autonomy of the nation state. These factual claims and assumptions often play an important role in justifying the normative conclusions, yet remain under-explored. This...

    Published April 1st 2011 by Routledge

  10. The Politics of Charity

    By Kerry O'Halloran

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    For the first time since 1601, a number of leading common law nations have almost simultaneously chosen to revise and place on the statute books the law relating to charity. The Politics of Charity examines the reasons for this and for the varying legislative outcomes. This book examines the...

    Published March 25th 2011 by Routledge