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    Intelligence Governance and Democratisation: A Comparative Analysis of the Limits of Reform by Peter Gill    A Comparative Introduction to Political Science: Contention and Cooperation by Alan G. Smith    Nation-Building and Identity in the Post-Soviet Space: New Tools and Approaches by Rico Isaacs & Abel Polese    Power and Change in Iran: Politics of Contention and Conciliation by Daniel Brumberg & Farideh Farhi    The Right in Latin America: Elite Power, Hegemony and the Struggle for the State by Barry Cannon    Contemporary Mexican Politics by Emily Edmonds-Poli & David A. Shirk    A Century of Arab Politics: From the Arab Revolt to the Arab Spring by Bruce Maddy-Weitzman    African Institutions: Challenges to Political, Social, and Economic Foundations of Africa's Development by Ali A. Mazrui & Francis Wiafe-Amoako    Democracy (Made in Taiwan): The 'Success' State as a Political Theory by Chih-Yu Shih    Chinese Foreign Relations: Power and Policy since the Cold War by Robert G. Sutter    Vladimir Putin and the New World Order: Looking East, Looking West? by J. L. Black    Unfinished Revolutions: Yemen, Libya, and Tunisia after the Arab Spring by Ibrahim Fraihat    Challenges of the Developing World by Howard Handelman    Reputation and International Cooperation: Sovereign Debt across Three Centuries by Michael Tomz    A Constitutional Democracy: Voices and Votes by Edward Delon    How Armies Respond to Revolutions and Why by Zoltan Barany    Chinese Foreign Relations: Power and Policy since the Cold War by Robert G. Sutter    Language and Identity Politics: A Cross-Atlantic Perspective by Christina Spati    Crafting Civilian Control of the Military in Venezuela: A Comparative Perspective by Harold A. Trinkunas    Eroding Military Influence in Brazil: Politicians Against Soldiers by Wendy Hunter    Blazing the Neoliberal Trail: Urban Political Development in the United States and the United Kingdom by Timothy P. R. Weaver    Very British Rebels? The Culture and Politics of Ulster Loyalism by James White McAuley    Latin American Revolutionaries and the Arab World: From the Suez Canal to the Arab Spring by Dr. Federico V?lez    Achieving Democracy: Democratization in Theory and Practice by Mary Fran T. Malone    Executive Politics in Semi-Presidential Regimes: Power Distribution and Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers by Martin Carrier    US Climate Change Policy by Christopher J. Professor Bailey    Transformations of Populism in Europe and the Americas: History and Recent Tendencies by John Abromeit    Why Nations Realign: Foreign Policy Restructuring in the Postwar World by K. J. Holsti    Marxism-Leninism and the Theory of International Relations by V. Kubalkova & A. Cruickshank    International Cultural Relations by J. M. Mitchell    Radical Right Parties in Central and Eastern Europe: Mainstream Party Competition and Electoral Fortune by Bartek Pytlas    Essay Collections in International Relations: A Classified Bibliography by Moorhead Wright & Jane Davis & Michael Clarke    Democratic Latin America by Craig Arceneaux    The Political Economy of Border Drawing: Arranging Legality in European Labor Migration Policies by Regine Paul    The Hidden History of Crime, Corruption, and States by Renate Bridenthal    The Community of States: A Study in International Political Theory by James Mayall    Current International Treaties by T. B. Millar    The Condition of States by Cornelia Navari    The Reason of States: A Study in International Political Theory by Michael Donelan    Explorations in Ethics and International Relations: Essays in Honour of Sydney Bailey by Nicholas A. Sims    Power-Sharing in Conflict-Ridden Societies: Challenges for Building Peace and Democratic Stability by K?re Mr Vollan & ?yvind Mr Stiansen & Nils A. Professor Butensch?n    The Politics of Place and the Limits of Redistribution by Melissa Ziegler Rogers    European Politics by Paul Kubicek    Western Civilization and the Academy by Stephen H. Balch    The Cherokee Diaspora: An Indigenous History of Migration, Resettlement, and Identity by Gregory D. Smithers    Systemic and Non-Systemic Opposition in the Russian Federation: Civil Society Awakens? by Dr. Cameron Ross    Elite Recruitment and Coherence of the Inner Core of Power in Finland: Changing Patterns during the Economic Crises of 1991-2011 by Ilkka Ruostetsaari    Conceptualising Comparative Politics by Anthony Petros Spanakos    Nordic Cooperation: A European region in transition by Johan Strang    From Armed Struggle to Political Struggle: Republican Tradition and Transformation in Northern Ireland by Graham Spencer

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Blazing the Neoliberal Trail: Urban Political Development in the United States and the United Kingdom

Blazing the Neoliberal Trail: Urban Political Development in the United States and the United Kingdom by Timothy P. R. Weaver

Blazing the Neoliberal Trail asks how and why urban policy and politics have become dominated, over the past three decades, by promarket thinking. Drawing on extensive archival research, Timothy P. R. Weaver shows how elites became persuaded by neoliberal ideas and remade political institutions in their image.

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Very British Rebels? The Culture and Politics of Ulster Loyalism

Very British Rebels? The Culture and Politics of Ulster Loyalism by James White McAuleyChallenging traditional narrow views, this unique work proposes to rethink and reinterpret Ulster loyalism from the beginning of the "Troubles" to the present day, by tracing its religious, paramilitary, political, and community influences.

The work examines the core values of loyalist communities, the roots of violence, and the shift toward peaceful coexistence with former enemies. Also discussed are the DUP's claims that it represents loyalism's "true voice" along with the complex and varying degrees of commitment to the Crown, the Protestant Faith, and the British governance of Northern Ireland....
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Latin American Revolutionaries and the Arab World: From the Suez Canal to the Arab Spring

Latin American Revolutionaries and the Arab World: From the Suez Canal to the Arab Spring by Dr. Federico V?lezRecounting recent encounters between Latin American and Arab countries this unique volume explores how, despite both geographical and cultural distances, Latin American revolutionaries constructed an image of the Arab World as one sharing their own political views and interests. From the nationalization of the Suez Canal to Latin American perspectives on the Arab Spring Federico VĂ©lez offers a fascinating historical and contemporary analysis on the behaviour of actors on the periphery of the international system. Contributing to debates regarding ideological and political autonomy the book...
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Achieving Democracy: Democratization in Theory and Practice

Achieving Democracy: Democratization in Theory and Practice by Mary Fran T. MaloneAchieving Democracy analyzes why some nations become democratic while others remain authoritarian by looking at issues of democratization from a cross-national and historical perspective.
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Executive Politics in Semi-Presidential Regimes: Power Distribution and Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers

Executive Politics in Semi-Presidential Regimes: Power Distribution and Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers by Martin CarrierThis book analyzes the variation of power distribution between presidents and prime ministers in semi-presidential regimes. Through selected case studies, it exposes the necessity to understand power variation in a configurative perspective and to further consider contextual factors.
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US Climate Change Policy

US Climate Change Policy by Christopher J. Professor BaileyThe United States is often perceived as sceptical, if not hostile, to the need to address man-made climate change. US government policy has undoubtedly disappointed environmentalists and scientists who believe more concerted action is needed, but a careful examination of the evidence reveals a number of policy actions designed to investigate, mitigate, and adapt to climate change have been implemented. Laws, regulatory action, and court rulings have led to advances in climate science, action to reduce levels of greenhouse gas emissions and efforts to prepare for the potential consequences of...
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Transformations of Populism in Europe and the Americas: History and Recent Tendencies

Transformations of Populism in Europe and the Americas: History and Recent Tendencies by John AbromeitThe recent resurgence of populist movements and parties has led to a revival of scholarly interest in populism. This volume brings together well-established and new scholars to reassess the subject and combine historical and theoretical perspectives to shed new light on the history of the subject, as well as enriching contemporary discussions.

In three parts, the contributors explore the history of populism in different regions, theories of populism and recent populist movements. Taken together, the contributions included in this book represent the most comprehensive and wide-ranging study of...
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Why Nations Realign: Foreign Policy Restructuring in the Postwar World

Why Nations Realign: Foreign Policy Restructuring in the Postwar World by K. J. HolstiThis book, originally published in 1982, analyzes the process of radical foreign policy change - how states restructure their foreign relations, and why they do so. Using a common analystical framework, the authors examine Bhutan, Burma, Canada, Child, China and Tanzania. They distinguish between piecemeal foreign policy change and adaptation, and the fundamental re-ordering of foreign policy. Their analysis underlines the extent to which non-military and sometimes imagined threats, such as dependency and external economic and cultural penetration, can constitute an important cause of radical...
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Marxism-Leninism and the Theory of International Relations

Marxism-Leninism and the Theory of International Relations by V. Kubalkova & A. Cruickshank

Refuting the assumption that orthodox Marxist theory contains anything of relevance on international relations, this book, originally published in 1980, clarifies, reconstructs, and summarizes the theories of international relations of Marx and Engels, Lenin, Stalin and the Soviet leadership of the 1970s. These are subjected to a comparative analysis and their relative integrity is examined both against one another and against selected Western theories. Marxist-Leninist models of international relations are fully explored, enabling the reader to appreciate the essence and evolution of fundamental...

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International Cultural Relations

International Cultural Relations by J. M. Mitchell

This book, originally published in 1986, analyses and describes the significance of cultural relations in international affairs. It traces the beginnings of cultural relations in the 19th century and their evolution. Consideration is given to the nature and organization of global 'cultural diplomacy', with a particular focus on France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the USA. This book will be of interest to students in international affairs and modern history, but also to those working in government departments and agencies.

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Radical Right Parties in Central and Eastern Europe: Mainstream Party Competition and Electoral Fortune

Radical Right Parties in Central and Eastern Europe: Mainstream Party Competition and Electoral Fortune by Bartek Pytlas

In Central and Eastern Europe, radical right actors significantly impact public debates and mainstream policy agenda. But despite this high discursive influence, the electoral fortune of radical right parties in the region is much less stable. It has been suggested that this may be due to the fact that mainstream competitors increasingly co-opt issues which are fundamental for the radical right. However, the extent to which such tactics play a role in radical right electoral success and failure is still a subject for debate.

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Essay Collections in International Relations: A Classified Bibliography

Essay Collections in International Relations: A Classified Bibliography by Moorhead Wright & Jane Davis & Michael Clarke

This bibliography, originally published in 1977, details original material on international relations since 1870 written in English and appearing in non-recurrent multi-author works published between 1945 and 1975. The authors have distinguished between core topics such as foreign policy, defence, and international organisation, and peripheral areas such as interntional economics, international law and diplomatic history. Essays have been selected which make an enduring and substantial contribution to the study of IR.

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Democratic Latin America

Democratic Latin America by Craig Arceneaux

Drawing on new approaches in comparative politics, Democratic Latin America focuses on analyzing political institutions as a way to assess broader trends in the region's politics, including the rise of democracy.

The text looks at the major institutions-executive, legislature, judiciary, military, and more-in 18 democratic countries to not only provide an expansive view of politics in Latin America but to also facilitate cross-national comparison. Democratic Latin America uniquely surveys the "what" of the region's politics as well as the "why" and "how" to help students critically consider Latin...

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The Political Economy of Border Drawing: Arranging Legality in European Labor Migration Policies

The Political Economy of Border Drawing: Arranging Legality in European Labor Migration Policies by Regine PaulThe conditions for non-EU migrant workers to gain legal entry to Britain, France, and Germany are at the same time similar and quite different. To explain this variation this book compares the fine-grained legal categories for migrant workers in each country, and examines the interaction of economic, social, and cultural rationales in determining migrant legality. Rather than investigating the failure of borders to keep unauthorized migrants out, the author highlights the different policies of each country as "border-drawing" actions. Policymakers draw lines between different migrant groups,...
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The Hidden History of Crime, Corruption, and States

The Hidden History of Crime, Corruption, and States by Renate BridenthalRenowned historical sociologist Charles Tilly wrote many years ago that "banditry, piracy, gangland rivalry, policing, and war-making all belong on the same continuum." This volume pursues the idea by revealing how lawbreakers and lawmakers have related to one another on the shadowy terrains of power over wide stretches of time and space. Illicit activities and forces have been more important in state building and state maintenance than conventional histories have acknowledged. Covering vast chronological and global terrain, this book traces the contested and often overlapping boundaries between...
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The Community of States: A Study in International Political Theory

The Community of States: A Study in International Political Theory by James Mayall

This volume is a successor volume to The Reason of States. Part 1 discusses ways in which to understand the nature, possibility and limits of community beyond the state. Specific chapters are devoted to the practical attempts of statesmen, lawyers, strategists and economists to devise morally defensible international policies on the basis of interest. Part 3 challenges the conventional morality of states from alternative standpoints: Kantian morality, a reconsideration of the contemporary relevance of natural law, an examination of the concept of responsibility in international politics and...

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Current International Treaties

Current International Treaties by T. B. Millar

This volume comprises the texts of the main international treaties which formed the legal skeleton of international relations during the 1980s, with details of signatories and amendments and a commentary on the general and particular situations to which they apply.

The treaties are grouped broadly by subject, and chronologically within each subject group which range from political, security and economic agreements to those dealing with human rights.

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The Condition of States

The Condition of States by Cornelia Navari

Rejecting the view that states may be studied in isolation from one another, and proceeding from the assumption that political theory and international theory are part of a single continuum, this collection of essays employs both comparative method and an international perspective to assess what is happening to the chief political form of our time. In doing so, it questions recent major approaches of European and American scholarship which have tended to view the state as a formation serving capital, interests or classes. The approach of these essays is legal and constitutional, highlighting...

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The Reason of States: A Study in International Political Theory

The Reason of States: A Study in International Political Theory by Michael DonelanOriginally published in 1978, this book examines how the states-system grew over generations, first within Europe, then world wide and how the idea of the state came to monopolise our vision of the world. It discusses the grounds for the division of humanity into separate states in reason and history and whether or not we can use terms like 'obligation' and 'justice' in seeking to understand our relations with people of other states.
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Explorations in Ethics and International Relations: Essays in Honour of Sydney Bailey

Explorations in Ethics and International Relations: Essays in Honour of Sydney Bailey by Nicholas A. Sims

This book examines the interaction between the realms of ethics and international relations. The essays discuss such issues as the responsibilities of defence scientists; theological reflections on compromise; the ethics of risk-taking; the international legal protection of human rights and the collaboration of non-governmental organisations in giving individuals greater influence through international institutions. Sydney D. Bailey made a distinguished contribution over many years in bringing ethical concerns to bear on international affairs. These essays, exploring some of the many areas in...

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