Comparative politics

    Brexit

    By Harold D. Clarke

    Paperback Save £0.02 = £15.97

    The first comprehensive, authoritative study of the political, economic and social forces which led to Brexit and its likely consequences.

    Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy

    By Daniel Ziblatt

    Paperback £23.92

    How do democracies form and what makes them die? In a wide-ranging narrative of democracy's history in Europe, from 1830s Britain to Adolf Hitler's 1933 seizure of power in Weimar Germany, the book offers a re-interpretation of how stable political democracy is built, coming to the bold conclusion that democracy's...

    The Road to Somewhere: The Populist Revolt and the Future of Politics

    By David Goodhart

    Hardback £17.46

    A robust and timely investigation into the political and moral values that are sharply dividing Brexit Britain-and how a new settlement can be found.

    Free Expression and Democracy

    By Kevin W. Saunders

    Paperback Save £1.88 = £26.11

    The book analyzes how democracies are addressing issues of freedom of expression. It will be used as a supplemental text in courses on constitutional rights, government policies, media studies, and comparative politics.

    Revolution and Authoritarianism in North Africa

    By Frederic Volpi

    Paperback Save £3.79 = £21.21

    Investigates how regimes in the Maghreb have kept dissent at bay, and the means by which their authority has been challenged.

    False Dawn

    By Steven Cook

    Hardback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    In False Dawn, noted Middle East regional expert Steven Cook offers a sweeping narrative account of the past five years, moving from Turkey to Tunisia to Yemen to Iraq to Egypt and beyond, ultimately presenting a powerful theoretical analysis of why the Arab Spring failed.

    Inside Job

    By Mark A. Zupan

    Paperback Save £2.66 = £22.33

    Much attention has been paid to the negative effects of government outsiders - such as special interest groups - influencing government agencies and officials. In this book, Mark A. Zupan addresses the equally important phenomenon of government insiders influencing the machinery of the state and putting their interests above the...

    Many Hands of the State

    Paperback Save £2.87 = £23.12

    This book aims to be a foundation for future work on the state - a foundational concept in the social sciences and history. The book is directed at an interdisciplinary audience and can inform the research and learning of students and faculty alike.

    Political Trials in Theory and History

    Hardback Save £11.49 = £78.51

    From archival research to participant observation, and from linguistic anthropology to game theory, this volume offers a genuinely interdisciplinary set of approaches to a most salient phenomenon of our times. The heavily textured analyses substantially advance existing knowledge about what political trials are, how they work, and why they matter.

    Reconfiguring European States in Crisis

    Hardback Save £7.14 = £72.86

    This book examines the changing nature and role of the contemporary European state, and the making of a transnational capitalist member state in Europe.

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