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  • Electoral Engineering

    Electoral Engineering
    av Pippa Norris

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521536714

    From Kosovo to Kabul, the last decade witnessed growing interest in ?electoral engineering?. Reformers have sought to achieve either greater government accountability through majoritarian arrangements or wider parliamentary diversity through proport…

  • Electoral Engineering

    Electoral Engineering
    av Pippa Norris

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521829779

    From Kosovo to Kabul, the last decade witnessed growing interest in ?electoral engineering?. Reformers have sought to achieve either greater government accountability through majoritarian arrangements or wider parliamentary diversity through proport…

  • The Logic of Violence in Civil War

    The Logic of Violence in Civil War
    av Stathis N. Kalyvas

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521670043

    By analytically decoupling war and violence, this book explores the causes and dynamics of violence in civil war. Against the prevailing view that such violence is an instance of impenetrable madness, the book demonstrates that there is logic to it…

  • The Logic of Violence in Civil War

    The Logic of Violence in Civil War
    av Stathis N. Kalyvas

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521854092

    By analytically decoupling war and violence, this book explores the causes and dynamics of violence in civil war. Against the prevailing view that such violence is an instance of impenetrable madness, the book demonstrates that there is logic to it…

  • The Politics of Authoritarian Rule

    The Politics of Authoritarian Rule
    av Milan W. Svolik

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107607453

    What drives politics in dictatorships? Milan W. Svolik argues authoritarian regimes must resolve two fundamental conflicts. Dictators face threats from the masses over which they rule - the problem of authoritarian control. Secondly from the elites…

  • The Politics of Authoritarian Rule

    The Politics of Authoritarian Rule
    av Milan W. Svolik

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107024793

    What drives politics in dictatorships? Milan W. Svolik argues authoritarian regimes must resolve two fundamental conflicts. Dictators face threats from the masses over which they rule - the problem of authoritarian control. Secondly from the elites…

  • Understanding Ethnic Violence

    Understanding Ethnic Violence
    av Roger D. Petersen

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521007740

    This book seeks to identify the motivations of individual perpetrators of ethnic violence. The work develops four models, labeled Fear, Hatred, Resentment, and Rage, gleaned from existing social science literatures. The empirical chapters apply thes…

  • Understanding Ethnic Violence

    Understanding Ethnic Violence
    av Roger D. Petersen

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521809863

    This 2002 book seeks to identify the motivations of individual perpetrators of ethnic violence. The work develops four models, labeled Fear, Hatred, Resentment, and Rage, gleaned from existing social science literatures. The empirical chapters apply…

  • Comparative Historical Analysis in the Social Sciences

    Comparative Historical Analysis in the Social Sciences

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521016452

    This book systematically investigates the past accomplishments and future agendas of contemporary comparative-historical analysis. Its core essays explore three major issues: the accumulation of knowledge in the field over the past three decades, th…

  • Comparative Historical Analysis in the Social Sciences

    Comparative Historical Analysis in the Social Sciences

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521816106

    This book systematically investigates the past accomplishments and future agendas of contemporary comparative-historical analysis. Its core essays explore three major issues: the accumulation of knowledge in the field over the past three decades, th…

  • From the Ballot to the Blackboard

    From the Ballot to the Blackboard
    av Ben W. Ansell

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107616998

    From the Ballot to the Blackboard provides the first comprehensive account of the political economy of education spending across the developed and developing world. The book demonstrates how political forces like democracy and political partisanship…

  • From the Ballot to the Blackboard

    From the Ballot to the Blackboard
    av Ben W. Ansell

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521190183

    From the Ballot to the Blackboard provides the first comprehensive account of the political economy of education spending across the developed and developing world. The book demonstrates how political forces like democracy and political partisanship…

  • Inequality and Democratization

    Inequality and Democratization
    av Ben W. Ansell

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521168793

    Research on the economic origins of democracy and dictatorship has shifted away from the impact of growth and turned toward the question of how different patterns of growth - equal or unequal - shape regime change. This book offers a new theory of t…

  • Rebelocracy

    Rebelocracy
    av Ana Arjona

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107571594

    Conventional wisdom portrays war zones as chaotic and anarchic. In reality, however, they are often orderly. This work introduces a new phenomenon in the study of civil war: wartime social order. It investigates theoretically and empirically the eme…

  • Rebelocracy

    Rebelocracy
    av Ana Arjona

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107126039

    Conventional wisdom portrays war zones as chaotic and anarchic. In reality, however, they are often orderly. This work introduces a new phenomenon in the study of civil war: wartime social order. It investigates theoretically and empirically the eme…

  • From Open Secrets to Secret Voting

    From Open Secrets to Secret Voting
    av Isabela Mares

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107495296

    The expansion of suffrage and the introduction of elections are momentous political changes that represent only the first steps in the process of democratization. In the absence of institutions that protect the electoral autonomy of voters against a…

  • From Open Secrets to Secret Voting

    From Open Secrets to Secret Voting
    av Isabela Mares

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107100213

    The expansion of suffrage and the introduction of elections are momentous political changes that represent only the first steps in the process of democratization. In the absence of institutions that protect the electoral autonomy of voters against a…

  • Varieties of Liberalization and the New Politics of Social Solidarity

    Varieties of Liberalization and the New Politics of Social Solidarity
    av Kathleen Thelen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107679566

    This book examines contemporary changes in labor market institutions in the United States, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, and the Netherlands, focusing on developments in industrial relations, vocational education and training, and labor market policy. I…

  • Varieties of Liberalization and the New Politics of Social Solidarity

    Varieties of Liberalization and the New Politics of Social Solidarity
    av Kathleen Thelen

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107053168

    This book examines contemporary changes in labor market institutions in the United States, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, and the Netherlands, focusing on developments in industrial relations, vocational education and training, and labor market policy. I…

  • The Promise and Limits of Private Power

    The Promise and Limits of Private Power
    av Richard M. Locke

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107670884

    This book examines and evaluates various private initiatives to enforce fair labor standards within global supply chains. Using unique data (internal audit reports and access to more than 120 supply chain factories and 700 interviews in 14 countries…

  • The Promise and Limits of Private Power

    The Promise and Limits of Private Power
    av Richard M. Locke

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107031555

    This book examines and evaluates various private initiatives to enforce fair labor standards within global supply chains. Using unique data (internal audit reports and access to more than 120 supply chain factories and 700 interviews in 14 countries…

  • Trust and Rule

    Trust and Rule
    av Charles Tilly

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521855259

    Rightly fearing that unscrupulous rulers would break them up, seize their resources, or submit them to damaging forms of intervention, strong networks of trust such as kinship groups, clandestine religious sects, and trade diasporas have historicall…

  • Trust and Rule

    Trust and Rule
    av Charles Tilly

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521671354

    Rightly fearing that unscrupulous rulers would break them up, seize their resources, or submit them to damaging forms of intervention, strong networks of trust such as kinship groups, clandestine religious sects, and trade diasporas have historicall…

  • Democracy, Development, and the Countryside

    Democracy, Development, and the Countryside
    av Varshney Ashutosh Varshney

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521441537

    This book examines how the rural sector in India uses its numbers in a democracy to further its economic and political interests.

  • Labor Rights and Multinational Production

    Labor Rights and Multinational Production
    av Layna Mosley

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521694414

    Labor Rights and Multinational Production investigates the relationship between workers' rights and multinational production. Mosley argues that some types of multinational production, embodied in directly owned foreign investment, positively affect…

  • Labor Rights and Multinational Production

    Labor Rights and Multinational Production
    av Layna Mosley

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521872812

    Labor Rights and Multinational Production investigates the relationship between workers' rights and multinational production. Mosley argues that some types of multinational production, embodied in directly owned foreign investment, positively affect…

  • Informal Institutions and Citizenship in Rural Africa

    Informal Institutions and Citizenship in Rural Africa
    av Lauren M. MacLean

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521192965

    This book challenges previous assumptions about institutions, social capital, and the nature of the African state by investigating the history of political and economic change in villages on either side of the Ghana-Cote d'Ivoire border. Prior to Eu…

  • Informal Institutions and Citizenship in Rural Africa

    Informal Institutions and Citizenship in Rural Africa
    av Lauren M. MacLean

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107617957

    This book challenges previous assumptions about institutions, social capital, and the nature of the African state by investigating the history of political and economic change in villages on either side of the Ghana-Cote d'Ivoire border. Prior to Eu…

  • The Market and the Masses in Latin America

    The Market and the Masses in Latin America
    av Andy Baker

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521899680

    What do ordinary citizens in developing countries think about free markets? Conventional wisdom views globalization as an imposition on unwilling workers in developing nations, concluding that the recent rise of the Latin American left constitutes a…

  • The Market and the Masses in Latin America

    The Market and the Masses in Latin America
    av Andy Baker

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521156233

    What do ordinary citizens in developing countries think about free markets? Conventional wisdom views globalization as an imposition on unwilling workers in developing nations, concluding that the recent rise of the Latin American left constitutes a…

  • Hierarchical Capitalism in Latin America

    Hierarchical Capitalism in Latin America
    av Ben Ross Schneider

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107041639

    This book argues that Latin America has a distinctive, enduring form of hierarchical capitalism characterized by multinational corporations, diversified business groups, low skills and segmented labor markets. Over time, institutional complementarit…

  • Hierarchical Capitalism in Latin America

    Hierarchical Capitalism in Latin America
    av Ben Ross Schneider

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107614291

    This book argues that Latin America has a distinctive, enduring form of hierarchical capitalism characterized by multinational corporations, diversified business groups, low skills and segmented labor markets. Over time, institutional complementarit…

  • Structuring Politics

    Structuring Politics

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521417808

    These essays demonstrate how the 'historical institutional' approach to the study of politics reveals the nature of institutional change and its effect on policy making.

  • Race and Regionalism in the Politics of Taxation in Brazil and South Africa

    Race and Regionalism in the Politics of Taxation in Brazil and South Africa
    av Evan S. Lieberman

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521816786

    Nationally-specific definitions of citizenship proved decisive for the development of the Tax State in Brazil and South Africa in the twentieth century. Although both countries had been divided along racial and regional lines in the late nineteenth…

  • Race and Regionalism in the Politics of Taxation in Brazil and South Africa

    Race and Regionalism in the Politics of Taxation in Brazil and South Africa
    av Evan S. Lieberman

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521016988

    Nationally-specific definitions of citizenship proved decisive for the development of the Tax State in Brazil and South Africa in the twentieth century. Although both countries had been divided along racial and regional lines in the late nineteenth…

  • Citizens and Community

    Citizens and Community
    av Allan Kornberg

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521208321

    The related subjects of political legitimacy and system support are key theoretical concerns of students of democratic societies. They have received very little scholarly attention, however, because of the conceptual and methodological complexities…

  • Citizens and Community

    Citizens and Community
    av Allan Kornberg

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521416788

    The related subjects of political legitimacy and system support are key theoretical concerns of students of democratic societies. They have received very little scholarly attention, however, because of the conceptual and methodological complexities…

  • Unions, Employers, and Central Banks

    Unions, Employers, and Central Banks

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521788847

    This book focuses on some of the most important political-economic changes in advanced industrialized countries over the past two decades, namely, the sharp rise in unemployment in some countries and the growth of inequality in others. Using a varie…

  • Unions, Employers, and Central Banks

    Unions, Employers, and Central Banks

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521650397

    This book focuses on some of the most important political-economic changes in advanced industrialized countries over the past two decades, namely, the sharp rise in unemployment in some countries and the growth of inequality in others. Using a varie…

  • The Foundations of Ethnic Politics

    The Foundations of Ethnic Politics
    av Henry E. Hale

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521894944

    Despite implicating ethnicity in everything from civil war to economic failure, researchers seldom consult psychological research when addressing the most basic question: What is ethnicity? The result is a radical scholarly divide generating contrad…

  • The Foundations of Ethnic Politics

    The Foundations of Ethnic Politics
    av Henry E. Hale

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521719209

    Despite implicating ethnicity in everything from civil war to economic failure, researchers seldom consult psychological research when addressing the most basic question: What is ethnicity? The result is a radical scholarly divide generating contrad…

  • The Politics of Welfare State Reform in Continental Europe

    The Politics of Welfare State Reform in Continental Europe
    av Silja Hausermann

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521183680

    This book challenges existing theories of welfare state change by analyzing pension reforms in France, Germany, and Switzerland between 1970 and 2004. It explains why all three countries were able to adopt far-reaching reforms, adapting their pensio…

  • The Politics of Welfare State Reform in Continental Europe

    The Politics of Welfare State Reform in Continental Europe
    av Silja Hausermann

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521192729

    This book challenges existing theories of welfare state change by analyzing pension reforms in France, Germany, and Switzerland between 1970 and 2004. It explains why all three countries were able to adopt far-reaching reforms, adapting their pensio…

  • The Political Logic of Poverty Relief

    The Political Logic of Poverty Relief
    av Alberto Diaz-Cayeros

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107140288

    Poverty relief programs are shaped by politics. The particular design which social programs take is to a large extent determined by the existing institutional constraints and politicians' imperative to win elections. The Political Logic of Poverty R…

  • The Political Logic of Poverty Relief

    The Political Logic of Poverty Relief
    av Alberto Diaz-Cayeros

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316505892

    Poverty relief programs are shaped by politics. The particular design which social programs take is to a large extent determined by the existing institutional constraints and politicians' imperative to win elections. The Political Logic of Poverty R…

  • Legislative Voting and Accountability

    Legislative Voting and Accountability
    av John M. Carey

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521711913

    Legislatures are the core representative institutions in modern democracies. Citizens want legislatures to be decisive, and they want accountability, but they are frequently disillusioned with the representation legislators deliver. Political partie…

  • Legislative Voting and Accountability

    Legislative Voting and Accountability
    av John M. Carey

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521884938

    Legislatures are the core representative institutions in modern democracies. Citizens want legislatures to be decisive, and they want accountability, but they are frequently disillusioned with the representation legislators deliver. Political partie…

  • Forging Democracy from Below

    Forging Democracy from Below
    av Elisabeth Jean Wood

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521783231

    The recent replacement of authoritarian rule by democracy in both South Africa and El Salvador poses a puzzle: why did the powerful and fervently anti-democratic elites of these countries abandon death squads, apartheid, and the other tools of polit…

  • Forging Democracy from Below

    Forging Democracy from Below
    av Elisabeth Jean Wood

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521788878

    The recent replacement of authoritarian rule by democracy in both South Africa and El Salvador poses a puzzle: why did the powerful and fervently anti-democratic elites of these countries abandon death squads, apartheid, and the other tools of polit…

  • Presidentialism, Parliamentarism, and Democracy

    Presidentialism, Parliamentarism, and Democracy
    av Jose Antonio Cheibub

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521542449

    This book addresses the following question: why are presidential democracies more likely to break down than parliamentary ones? Conventional wisdom among political scientists pointS to the incentives generated by the form of government itself; the i…

  • Presidentialism, Parliamentarism, and Democracy

    Presidentialism, Parliamentarism, and Democracy
    av Jose Antonio Cheibub

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521834674

    This book addresses the following question: why are presidential democracies more likely to break down than parliamentary ones? Conventional wisdom among political scientists pointS to the incentives generated by the form of government itself; the i…

  • Why Ethnic Parties Succeed

    Why Ethnic Parties Succeed
    av Kanchan Chandra

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521814522

    Why do some ethnic parties succeed in attracting the support of their target ethnic group while others fail? In a world in which ethnic parties flourish in both established and emerging democracies alike, understanding the conditions under which suc…

  • Why Ethnic Parties Succeed

    Why Ethnic Parties Succeed
    av Kanchan Chandra

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521891417

    Why do some ethnic parties succeed in attracting the support of their target ethnic group while others fail? In a world in which ethnic parties flourish in both established and emerging democracies alike, understanding the conditions under which suc…

  • Colonialism and Postcolonial Development

    Colonialism and Postcolonial Development
    av James Mahoney

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521133289

    In this comparative-historical analysis of Spanish America, Mahoney offers a new theory of colonialism and postcolonial development. He explores why certain kinds of societies are subject to certain kinds of colonialism and why these forms of coloni…

  • Colonialism and Postcolonial Development

    Colonialism and Postcolonial Development
    av James Mahoney

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521116343

    In this comparative-historical analysis of Spanish America, Mahoney offers a new theory of colonialism and postcolonial development. He explores why certain kinds of societies are subject to certain kinds of colonialism and why these forms of coloni…

  • Sustaining Abundance

    Sustaining Abundance
    av Lyle Scruggs

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521016926

    The ultimate goal of environmental policy is reducing pollution. Attention to environmental problems in the social sciences has brought some bold generalizations about causes of good results, but almost no systematic cross-national studies that fles…

  • Sustaining Abundance

    Sustaining Abundance
    av Lyle Scruggs

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521816724

    The ultimate goal of environmental policy is reducing pollution. Attention to environmental problems in the social sciences has brought some bold generalizations about causes of good results, but almost no systematic cross-national studies that fles…

  • Stuffing the Ballot Box

    Stuffing the Ballot Box
    av Fabrice E. Lehoucq

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521810456

    Stuffing the Ballot Box is a pioneering study of electoral fraud and reform. It focuses on Costa Rica, a country where parties gradually transformed a fraud-ridden political system into one renowned for its stability and fair elections by the mid-tw…

  • Stuffing the Ballot Box

    Stuffing the Ballot Box
    av Fabrice E. Lehoucq

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521034562

    Stuffing the Ballot Box is a pioneering study of electoral fraud and reform. It focuses on Costa Rica, a country where parties gradually transformed a fraud-ridden political system into one renowned for its stability and fair elections by the mid-tw…

  • Labor Unions, Partisan Coalitions, and Market Reforms in Latin America

    Labor Unions, Partisan Coalitions, and Market Reforms in Latin America
    av Maria Victoria Murillo

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521780728

    Why do labor unions resist economic restructuring and adjustment policies in some countries and in some economic sectors while they submit in other cases? And why do some labor leaders fashion more creative and effective roles for labor unions? This…

  • Labor Unions, Partisan Coalitions, and Market Reforms in Latin America

    Labor Unions, Partisan Coalitions, and Market Reforms in Latin America
    av Maria Victoria Murillo

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521785556

    Why do labor unions resist economic restructuring and adjustment policies in some countries and in some economic sectors while they submit in other cases? And why do some labor leaders fashion more creative and effective roles for labor unions? This…

  • Voting for Policy, Not Parties

    Voting for Policy, Not Parties
    av Orit Kedar

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107617919

    This book proposes an institutionally embedded framework for analyzing voter choice. Voters, Orit Kedar argues, are concerned with policy, and therefore their vote reflects the path set by political institutions leading from votes to policy. Under t…

  • The Dynamics of Interstate Boundaries

    The Dynamics of Interstate Boundaries
    av George Gavrilis

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521156240

    The Dynamics of Interstate Boundaries explains why some borders deter insurgents, smugglers, bandits, and militants while most suffer from infiltration and crisis. Grappling with an issue at the core of the modern state and international security, G…

  • Subversive Institutions

    Subversive Institutions
    av Valerie Bunce

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521585927

    From 1989 to 1992, all of the socialist dictatorships in Europe (including the Soviet Union) collapsed, as did the Soviet bloc. Yugoslavia, the Soviet Union and Czechoslovakia dismembered, and the Cold War international order came to an abrupt end.…

  • Subversive Institutions

    Subversive Institutions
    av Valerie Bunce

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521584494

    From 1989 to 1992, all of the socialist dictatorships in Europe (including the Soviet Union) collapsed, as did the Soviet bloc. Yugoslavia, the Soviet Union and Czechoslovakia dismembered, and the Cold War international order came to an abrupt end.…

  • Alien Rule

    Alien Rule
    av Michael Hechter

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107042544

    This book argues that alien rule can become legitimate to the degree that it provides governance that is both effective and fair. Governance is effective to the degree that citizens have access to an expanding economy and an ample supply of cultural…

  • Alien Rule

    Alien Rule
    av Michael Hechter

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107617148

    This book argues that alien rule can become legitimate to the degree that it provides governance that is both effective and fair. Governance is effective to the degree that citizens have access to an expanding economy and an ample supply of cultural…

  • Traditional Politics and Regime Change in Brazil

    Traditional Politics and Regime Change in Brazil
    av Frances Hagopian

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521414296

    This book is about politics in Brazil during the military regime of 1964–85 and the transition to democracy. Unlike most books about contemporary Brazilian politics that focus on promising signs of change, this book seeks to explain remarkable…

  • Traditional Politics and Regime Change in Brazil

    Traditional Politics and Regime Change in Brazil
    av Frances Hagopian

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521032889

    This 1996 book is about politics in Brazil during the military regime of 1964-85 and the transition to democracy. Unlike most books about contemporary Brazilian politics that focus on promising signs of change, this book seeks to explain remarkable…

  • The Nationalization of Politics

    The Nationalization of Politics
    av Daniele Caramani

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521535205

    In an in-depth comparative and long-term analysis Daniele Caramani studies the macro-historical process of the nationalization of politics. Using a great wealth of new and unexplored data on single constituencies in seventeen West European countries…

  • The Nationalization of Politics

    The Nationalization of Politics
    av Daniele Caramani

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521827997

    In an in-depth comparative and long-term analysis Daniele Caramani studies the macro-historical process of the nationalization of politics. Using a great wealth of new and unexplored data on single constituencies in seventeen West European countries…

  • Political Branding in Cities

    Political Branding in Cities
    av Eleonora Pasotti

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521762052

    Branding is ubiquitous, yet its workings in politics are still untheorized. Drawing on the experiences of three cities on three continents, Eleonora Pasotti fills the gap by showing how cities suffering for decades from poor government, entrenched p…

  • Electoral Politics and Africa's Urban Transition

    Electoral Politics and Africa's Urban Transition
    av Noah L. Nathan

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108474955

    Two aspects of contemporary urban life in Africa are often described as sources of political change: the emergence of a large urban middle class and high levels of ethnic diversity and inter-ethnic social contact. Many expected that these factors wo…

  • Democratic Experiments in Africa

    Democratic Experiments in Africa
    av Bratton Michael Bratton, Walle Nicholas van de Walle

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521554299

    This study constitutes the first comprehensive analysis of democratic transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Power in Movement

    Power in Movement
    av Sidney G. Tarrow

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521155724

    Social movements have an elusive power but one that is altogether real. From the French and American revolutions to the post-Soviet, ethnic and terrorist movements of today, contentious politics exercises a fleeting but powerful influence on politic…

  • Power in Movement

    Power in Movement
    av Sidney G. Tarrow

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521198905

    Social movements have an elusive power but one that is altogether real. From the French and American revolutions to the post-Soviet, ethnic and terrorist movements of today, contentious politics exercises a fleeting but powerful influence on politic…

  • How Solidarity Works for Welfare

    How Solidarity Works for Welfare
    av Prerna Singh

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107070059

    Why are some places in the world characterized by better social service provision and welfare outcomes than others? In a world in which millions of people, particularly in developing countries, continue to lead lives plagued by illiteracy and ill-he…

  • How Solidarity Works for Welfare

    How Solidarity Works for Welfare
    av Prerna Singh

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107697454

    Why are some places in the world characterized by better social service provision and welfare outcomes than others? In a world in which millions of people, particularly in developing countries, continue to lead lives plagued by illiteracy and ill-he…

  • Party Competition between Unequals

    Party Competition between Unequals
    av Bonnie M. Meguid

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521887656

    Why do some political parties flourish, while others flounder? In this book, Meguid examines variation in the electoral trajectories of the new set of single-issue parties: green, radical right, and ethnoterritorial parties. Instead of being dictate…

  • Party Competition between Unequals

    Party Competition between Unequals
    av Bonnie M. Meguid

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521169080

    Why do some political parties flourish, while others flounder? In this book, Meguid examines variation in the electoral trajectories of the new set of single-issue parties: green, radical right, and ethnoterritorial parties. Instead of being dictate…

  • Merchant Capital and the Roots of State Power in Senegal

    Merchant Capital and the Roots of State Power in Senegal
    av Catherine Boone

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521030397

    In most post-colonial regimes in sub-Saharan Africa, state power has been used to structure economic production in ways that have tended to produce economic stagnation rather than growth. In this 1993 book, Catherine Boone examines the ways in which…

  • Merchant Capital and the Roots of State Power in Senegal

    Merchant Capital and the Roots of State Power in Senegal
    av Catherine Boone

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521410786

    In most post-colonial regimes in sub-Saharan Africa, state power has been used to structure economic production in ways that have tended to produce economic stagnation rather than growth. In this 1993 book, Catherine Boone examines the ways in which…

  • Partisan Politics in the Global Economy

    Partisan Politics in the Global Economy
    av Geoffrey Garrett

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521446907

    Geoffrey Garrett challenges the conventional wisdom about the domestic effects of the globalization of markets in the industrial democracies: the erosion of national autonomy and the demise of leftist alternatives to the free market. He demonstrates…

  • Partisan Politics in the Global Economy

    Partisan Politics in the Global Economy
    av Geoffrey Garrett

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521441544

    Geoffrey Garrett challenges the conventional wisdom about the domestic effects of the globalization of markets in the industrial democracies: the erosion of national autonomy and the demise of leftist alternatives to the free market. He demonstrates…

  • Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy

    Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy
    av Daniel Ziblatt

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107001626

    How do democracies form and what makes them die? Daniel Ziblatt revisits this timely and classic question in a wide-ranging historical narrative that traces the evolution of modern political democracy in Europe from its modest beginnings in 1830s Br…

  • Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy

    Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy
    av Daniel Ziblatt

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521172998

    How do democracies form and what makes them die? Daniel Ziblatt revisits this timely and classic question in a wide-ranging historical narrative that traces the evolution of modern political democracy in Europe from its modest beginnings in 1830s Br…

  • When Things Fell Apart

    When Things Fell Apart
    av Robert H. Bates

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521887359

    In the later decades of the twentieth century, Africa plunged into political chaos. States failed, governments became predators, and citizens took up arms. In When Things Fell Apart, Robert H. Bates advances an exploration of state failure in Africa…

  • Immigration and Conflict in Europe

    Immigration and Conflict in Europe
    av Rafaela M. Dancygier

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521150231

    Contemporary debates give the impression that the presence of immigrants necessarily spells strife. Yet as Immigration and Conflict in Europe shows, the incidence of conflict involving immigrants and their descendants has varied widely across groups…

  • Immigration and Conflict in Europe

    Immigration and Conflict in Europe
    av Rafaela M. Dancygier

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521199070

    Contemporary debates give the impression that the presence of immigrants necessarily spells strife. Yet as Immigration and Conflict in Europe shows, the incidence of conflict involving immigrants and their descendants has varied widely across groups…

  • Fiscal Governance in Europe

    Fiscal Governance in Europe
    av Mark Hallerberg

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521857468

    This book presents a theoretical framework to discuss how governments coordinate budgeting decisions. There are two modes of fiscal governance conducive to greater fiscal discipline, a mode of delegation and a mode of contracts. These modes contrast…

  • Fiscal Governance in Europe

    Fiscal Governance in Europe
    av Mark Hallerberg

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521138260

    This book presents a theoretical framework to discuss how governments coordinate budgeting decisions. There are two modes of fiscal governance conducive to greater fiscal discipline, a mode of delegation and a mode of contracts. These modes contrast…