Political science & theory

    What is Landscape

    By Michael Jakob

    Paperback £12.96

    A study on an evolving field, currently at the heart of social science discourse.

    Politics and IR Companion

    By Robert Leach

    Paperback £19.85

    Furthermore, it helps students to prepare for a career and a lifetime's interest and involvement in politics. From pre-course reading, to core text on introductory Politics and IR modules, to handy reference guide across a degree program, this Companion provides a one-stop resource, packed with tips for succeeding at university...

    Hegel and Canada

    Hardback £48.85

    Hegel and Canada is a collection of essays that analyses the real, but under-recognized, role Hegel has played in the intellectual and political development of Canada. The volume focuses on the generation of Canadian scholars who emerged after World War Two: James Doull, Emil Fackenheim, George Grant, Henry S. Harris,...

    Experimental Politics: Work, Welfare, and Creativity in the Neoliberal Age

    By Maurizio Lazzarato

    Hardback £16.86

    A celebrated theorist examines the conditions of work, employment, and unemployment in neoliberalism's flexible and precarious labor market.

    Democracy to Come

    By Fred Dallmayr

    Hardback £21.81

    In this book Fred Dallmayr, one of the progenitors of comparative political theory, lays the groundwork for a new understanding of modern democracy. Dallmayr rejects the idea that democracy is a stable system that develops primarily through its horizontal spread; most expressly, he rejects the idea that democracy can be...

    Success and Luck

    By Robert H. Frank

    Paperback £10.85

    From New York Times bestselling author and economics columnist Robert Frank, a compelling book that explains why the rich underestimate the importance of luck in their success, why that hurts everyone, and what we can do about it How important is luck in economic success? No question more reliably divides...

    The Acceptance of Party Unity in Parliamentary Democracies

    By David M. Willumsen

    Hardback £55.26

    This book seeks to explain how political parties in parliamentary countries manage to be almost perfectly united when it comes to voting in parliament.

    Perspectives on Commoning

    Paperback £19.45

    In the wake of socialism's demise and liberalism's loss of direction, new ideas are needed for the next major realignment of the social and political domain. Making a unique contribution to the idea of 'the commons', this book offers a radical form of direct democracy with real-world as well as...

    Subjects and Sovereign: Bonds of Belonging in the Eighteenth-Century British Empire

    By Hannah Weiss Muller

    Hardback £49.10

    Subjects and Sovereigns reexamines the traditional bond between subject and sovereign and argues that this relationship endured as a powerful site for claims-making in the eighteenth-century British Empire.

    Contemporary Political Theory

    By Jonathan Floyd

    Paperback £21.89

    Students of political theory/philosophy, at all levels, are desperate for a book that explains the 'method' or 'methods' of their subject. Scholars of political theory/philosophy, of all kinds, are desperate for both a fundamental analysis of their method, and a proper alternative to it. This book provides all these things.

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