Political control & freedoms

    The Real Motives for Scottish and Catalan Independence

    By Anthony Wakefield Hill

    Paperback £9.59

    The Myth of Freedom

    Right to Belong

    By Richard Weight

    Paperback £26.46

    This work explores citizenship and its relationship to Britain's national identity

    Right to Have Rights

    By Samuel Moyn

    Hardback £11.45

    Five leading thinkers on the concept of rights in an era of rightlessness Sixty years ago, the political theorist Hannah Arendt, deprived of her German citizenship as a Jew and in exile from her country, observed that before people can enjoy any of the inalienable Rights of Man before there...

    Jane Crow: The Life of Pauli Murray

    By Rosalind Rosenberg

    Hardback £22.69

    Pauli Murray 1910-1985 played pivotal roles in both the modern civil rights and women's movements. In the 1950s, her legal scholarship helped Thurgood Marshall to shift his course and attack segregation frontally in Brown v. Board of Education. In the 1960s, Murray persuaded Betty Friedan to help her found an...

    Politics of Competence

    By Jane Green

    Hardback £65.84

    An in-depth and over-time analysis of public opinion about party competence on issues in the US, UK, Canada, Australia and Germany, revealing how issue ownership, government performance and generalised competence shape public opinion and how their causes and consequences should shape our understanding of parties, voting and elections.

    Sexuality and Citizenship

    By Diane Richardson

    Hardback £49.21

    Sexual citizenship has become a key concept in the social sciences. It describes the rights and responsibilities of citizens in sexual and intimate life, including debates over equal marriage and women's human rights, as well as shaping thinking about citizenship more generally.

    Human Rights in History

    By Lasse Heerten

    Hardback £78.51

    The first transnational history of the Nigerian Civil War; exploring how the conflict, initially of marginal interest to much of the world, became 'Biafra', a global protest and media event, and a defining moment in the postcolonial history of humanitarianism, human rights, Holocaust memory and representation of the Third World.

    Critical Perspectives on Empire

    By John Munro

    Hardback £27.80

    This book connects the Black freedom struggle in the United States to liberation movements across the globe.

    Dilemmas of Inclusion

    By Rafaela M. Dancygier

    Paperback £16.86

    "This is a book about contemporary European politics and the demographics of Muslim political candidacies."--Provided by publisher.

    New Essays on the Nature of Rights

    Hardback Save £11.54 = £58.46

    This original collection of jurisprudential essays furthers our understanding of the nature of rights. In Part 1, Halpin considers the value of Hohfeldian neutrality when theorising about law in general, and legal rights in particular, and Kurki focuses on Hohfeld's operative notion of power. In Part 2, Kramer rebuts Wenar's...

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