Political parties

    Politics of Competence

    By Jane Green

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    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.

    Class Against Class: The Communist Party in Britain Between the Wars

    By Matthew Worley

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    This is the first major study of the Communist Party of Great Britain between the wars when it adopted the militant strategy of 'class against class, in its struggle to be the effective alternative to both the Labour Party and TUC.

    Obama Doctrine

    By Colin Dueck

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    An incisive evaluation of foreign policy and the meaning of power in the Obama era


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    In this collection, J.P. Lewis and Joanna Everitt bring together a group of up-and coming-political scientists as well as senior scholars to explore the recent history of the Conservative Party of Canada, covering the pre-merger period 1993-2003 and both the minority and majority governments under Prime Minister Stephen Harper.

    Political Islam in Tunisia

    By Anne Wolf

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    A definitive political history of Tunisia's moderate Islamist 'Renaissance Party'.

    The Politicians and the Egalitarians: The Hidden History of American Politics

    By Sean Wilentz

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    An eminent historian reminds us of the commanding role party politics has played in America's enduring struggle against economic inequality.

    Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy

    By Daniel Ziblatt

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    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...

    Essential Public Affairs for Journalists

    By James Morrison

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    Essential Public Affairs for Journalists is an invaluable guide for both journalism students and practising journalists. It offers engaging coverage of the workings of both central and local government, and gives stimulating insights into how they are, and could be, covered by journalists.

    Against the Cold War

    By Darren G. Lilleker

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    Who were the British MPs sympathetic to the Soviets - the 'crypto-communists' 'left-wing gadflys', the 'neo-Stalinist left' so derided by fellow politicians, historians and the public? This book examines the careers and motives of MPs like Tom Driberg who developed ideological links with Soviet Union and whose ideas influenced Labour's...

    Communist Manifesto

    By Karl Marx

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    A stunning edition of Marx and Engels' classic manifesto with an introduction by Jodi Dean and afterword by David Harvey.

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