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  • State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace

    State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace
    av Christian Davenport

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521168717

    Does democracy decrease state repression in line with the expectations of governments, international organizations, NGOs, social movements, academics and ordinary citizens around the world? Most believe that a 'domestic democratic peace' exists, riv…

  • State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace

    State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace
    av Christian Davenport

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521864909

    Does democracy decrease state repression in line with the expectations of governments, international organizations, NGOs, social movements, academics and ordinary citizens around the world? Most believe that a 'domestic democratic peace' exists, riv…

  • Political Competition, Partisanship, and Policy Making in Latin American Public Utilities

    Political Competition, Partisanship, and Policy Making in Latin American Public Utilities
    av Maria Victoria Murillo

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521711227

    This book studies policymaking in the Latin American electricity and telecommunication sectors. Murillo's analysis of the Latin American electricity and telecommunications sectors shows that different degrees of electoral competition and the partisa…

  • Political Competition, Partisanship, and Policy Making in Latin American Public Utilities

    Political Competition, Partisanship, and Policy Making in Latin American Public Utilities
    av Maria Victoria Murillo

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521884310

    This book studies policymaking in the Latin American electricity and telecommunication sectors. Murillo's analysis of the Latin American electricity and telecommunications sectors shows that different degrees of electoral competition and the partisa…

  • Contemporary Capitalism

    Contemporary Capitalism

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521561655

    This book argues that there is no single best institutional arrangement for organizing modern societies. Therefore, the market should not be considered the ideal and universal arrangement for coordinating economic activity. Instead, the editors argu…

  • Contemporary Capitalism

    Contemporary Capitalism

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521658065

    This book argues that there is no single best institutional arrangement for organizing modern societies. Therefore, the market should not be considered the ideal and universal arrangement for coordinating economic activity. Instead, the editors argu…

  • Institutions on the Edge

    Institutions on the Edge
    av Gretchen Helmke

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521496148

    Why does institutional instability pervade the developing world? Examining contemporary Latin America, Institutions on the Edge develops and tests a novel argument to explain why institutional crises emerge, spread, and repeat in some countries, but…

  • Institutions on the Edge

    Institutions on the Edge
    av Gretchen Helmke

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521738408

    Why does institutional instability pervade the developing world? Examining contemporary Latin America, Institutions on the Edge develops and tests a novel argument to explain why institutional crises emerge, spread, and repeat in some countries, but…

  • The Evolution of Modern States

    The Evolution of Modern States
    av Sven Steinmo

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521145466

    The Evolution of Modern States, first published in 2010, is a significant contribution to the literatures on political economy, globalization, historical institutionalism, and social science methodology. The book begins with a simple question: why d…

  • The Evolution of Modern States

    The Evolution of Modern States
    av Sven Steinmo

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521196703

    The Evolution of Modern States, first published in 2010, is a significant contribution to the literatures on political economy, globalization, historical institutionalism, and social science methodology. The book begins with a simple question: why d…

  • Redeeming the Communist Past

    Redeeming the Communist Past
    av Anna M. Grzymala-Busse

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521806695

    This major study examines one of the most surprising developments in East Central European politics after the democratic transitions of 1989: the completely unexpected regeneration of the former communist parties. After the collapse of the communist…

  • Redeeming the Communist Past

    Redeeming the Communist Past
    av Anna M. Grzymala-Busse

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521001465

    This major study examines one of the most surprising developments in East Central European politics after the democratic transitions of 1989: the completely unexpected regeneration of the former communist parties. After the collapse of the communist…

  • Selected Works of Michael Wallerstein

    Selected Works of Michael Wallerstein

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521714853

    Michael Wallerstein was a leader in developing a rigorous comparative political economy approach to understanding substantive issues of inequality, redistribution, and wage-determination. His early death from cancer left both a hole in the professio…

  • Selected Works of Michael Wallerstein

    Selected Works of Michael Wallerstein

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521886888

    Michael Wallerstein was a leader in developing a rigorous comparative political economy approach to understanding substantive issues of inequality, redistribution, and wage-determination. His early death from cancer left both a hole in the professio…

  • Homicidal Ecologies

    Homicidal Ecologies
    av Deborah J. Yashar

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316629659

    Why has violence spiked in Latin America's contemporary democracies? What explains its temporal and spatial variation? Analyzing the region's uneven homicide levels, this book maps out a theoretical agenda focusing on three intersecting factors: the…

  • Homicidal Ecologies

    Homicidal Ecologies
    av Deborah J. Yashar

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107178472

    Why has violence spiked in Latin America's contemporary democracies? What explains its temporal and spatial variation? Analyzing the region's uneven homicide levels, this book maps out a theoretical agenda focusing on three intersecting factors: the…

  • State Power and Social Forces

    State Power and Social Forces

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521461665

    This eminently readable collection of high-quality, country-specific essays on Third World politics provides, through a variety of well-integrated themes and approaches, an examination of ‘state theory’ as it has been practised in the pa…

  • State Power and Social Forces

    State Power and Social Forces

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521467346

    This eminently readable collection of high-quality, country-specific essays on Third World politics provides, through a variety of well-integrated themes and approaches, an examination of ‘state theory’ as it has been practised in the pa…

  • Reconstructing the State

    Reconstructing the State
    av Gerald M. Easter

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521660853

    Why do some state-building efforts succeed when others fail? Using formerly unavailable archival sources, this book presents an explanation for the rise and subsequent collapse of the Soviet state. The study explains how personal networks and elite…

  • Reconstructing the State

    Reconstructing the State
    av Gerald M. Easter

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521035873

    Why do some state-building efforts succeed when others fail? Using formerly unavailable archival sources, this book presents an explanation for the rise and subsequent collapse of the Soviet state. The study explains how personal networks and elite…

  • Networks and Institutions in Europe's Emerging Markets

    Networks and Institutions in Europe's Emerging Markets
    av Roger Schoenman

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316502860

    Do ties between political parties and businesses harm or benefit the development of market institutions? The post-communist transition offers an unparalleled opportunity to explore when and how networks linking the polity and the economy support the…

  • Networks and Institutions in Europe's Emerging Markets

    Networks and Institutions in Europe's Emerging Markets
    av Roger Schoenman

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107031340

    Do ties between political parties and businesses harm or benefit the development of market institutions? The post-communist transition offers an unparalleled opportunity to explore when and how networks linking the polity and the economy support the…

  • Changing Course in Latin America

    Changing Course in Latin America
    av Kenneth M. Roberts

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521856874

    This book explores the impact of economic crises and free-market reforms on party systems and political representation in contemporary Latin America. It explains why some patterns of market reform align and stabilize party systems, whereas other pat…

  • Changing Course in Latin America

    Changing Course in Latin America
    av Kenneth M. Roberts

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521673266

    This book explores the impact of economic crises and free-market reforms on party systems and political representation in contemporary Latin America. It explains why some patterns of market reform align and stabilize party systems, whereas other pat…

  • Governing from Below

    Governing from Below
    av Jefferey M. Sellers

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521651530

    Throughout the world more policy making and the politics that shape it take place in the urban regions where most people live. This book draws on eleven case studies of similar but disparate urban regions in France, Germany and the United States fro…

  • Governing from Below

    Governing from Below
    av Jefferey M. Sellers

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521657075

    Throughout the world more policy making and the politics that shape it take place in the urban regions where most people live. This book draws on eleven case studies of similar but disparate urban regions in France, Germany and the United States fro…

  • The Politics of Social Risk

    The Politics of Social Risk
    av Isabela Mares

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521534772

    The book provides a systematic evaluation of the role played by business in the development of the modern welfare state. When and why have employers supported the development of institutions of social insurance that provide benefits to workers for v…

  • The Politics of Social Risk

    The Politics of Social Risk
    av Isabela Mares

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521827416

    Evaluates the role played by business in the development of the modern welfare state.

  • Making Markets in the Welfare State

    Making Markets in the Welfare State
    av Jane R. Gingrich

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107695573

    Over the past three decades, market reforms have transformed public services such as education, health, and care of the elderly. Whereas previous studies present markets as having similar and largely non-political effects, this book shows that polit…

  • The Comparative Political Economy of the Welfare State

    The Comparative Political Economy of the Welfare State
    av Thomas Janoski

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521434737

    Comparative research is exploding with alternative methodological and theoretical approaches. In this book, experts in each one of these methods provide a comprehensive explanation and application of time-series, pooled, event history and Boolean me…

  • The Comparative Political Economy of the Welfare State

    The Comparative Political Economy of the Welfare State
    av Thomas Janoski

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521436021

    Comparative research is exploding with new methodological and theoretical approaches. In this book, experts in each one of these methods provide the first comprehensive explanation and application of time-series, pooled, event history and Boolean me…

  • Crucibles of Political Loyalty

    Crucibles of Political Loyalty
    av Jason Wittenberg

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107404847

    This book investigates one of the oldest paradoxes in political science: why do mass political loyalties persist even amid prolonged social upheaval and disruptive economic development. Drawing on extensive archival research and an original database…

  • Crucibles of Political Loyalty

    Crucibles of Political Loyalty
    av Jason Wittenberg

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521849128

    This book investigates one of the oldest paradoxes in political science: why do mass political loyalties persist even amid prolonged social upheaval and disruptive economic development. Drawing on extensive archival research and an original database…

  • Public Opinion, Democracy, and Market Reform in Africa

    Public Opinion, Democracy, and Market Reform in Africa
    av Michael Bratton

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521602914

    This book is a groundbreaking exploration of public opinion in sub-Saharan Africa. Based on the Afrobarometer, a comprehensive cross-national survey research project, it reveals what ordinary Africans think about democracy and market reform, subject…

  • Public Opinion, Democracy, and Market Reform in Africa

    Public Opinion, Democracy, and Market Reform in Africa
    av Michael Bratton

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521841917

    This book is a groundbreaking exploration of public opinion in sub-Saharan Africa. Based on the Afrobarometer, a comprehensive cross-national survey research project, it reveals what ordinary Africans think about democracy and market reform, subject…

  • Latin American Party Systems

    Latin American Party Systems
    av Herbert Kitschelt

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521132664

    Political parties provide a crucial link between voters and politicians. This link takes a variety of forms in democratic regimes, from the organization of political machines built around clientelistic networks to the establishment of sophisticated…

  • Democracy Derailed in Russia

    Democracy Derailed in Russia
    av M. Steven Fish

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521618960

    Why has democracy failed to take root in Russia? After shedding the shackles of Soviet rule, some countries in the postcommunist region undertook lasting democratization. Yet Russia did not. Russia experienced dramatic political breakthroughs in the…

  • Taxation, Wage Bargaining, and Unemployment

    Taxation, Wage Bargaining, and Unemployment
    av Isabela Mares

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521857420

    Why were European economies able to pursue the simultaneous commitment to full employment and welfare state expansion during the first decades of the postwar period and why did this virtuous relationship break down during recent decades? This book p…

  • Taxation, Wage Bargaining, and Unemployment

    Taxation, Wage Bargaining, and Unemployment
    av Isabela Mares

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521674119

    Why were European economies able to pursue the simultaneous commitment to full employment and welfare state expansion during the first decades of the postwar period and why did this virtuous relationship break down during recent decades? This book p…

  • Regional Economic Voting

    Regional Economic Voting
    av Joshua A. Tucker

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521672559

    This study demonstrates that in a time of massive change characterized by the emergence of entirely new political systems and a fundamental reorganization of economic life, systematic patterns of economic conditions affecting election results at the…

  • Regional Economic Voting

    Regional Economic Voting
    av Joshua A. Tucker

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521856607

    This study demonstrates that in a time of massive change characterized by the emergence of entirely new political systems and a fundamental reorganization of economic life, systematic patterns of economic conditions affecting election results at the…

  • Framing the Race in South Africa

    Framing the Race in South Africa
    av Karen E. Ferree

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521765091

    Post-apartheid South African elections have borne an unmistakable racial imprint: Africans vote for one set of parties, whites support a different set of parties, and, with few exceptions, there is no crossover voting between groups. These voting te…

  • Framing the Race in South Africa

    Framing the Race in South Africa
    av Karen E. Ferree

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107617711

    Post-apartheid South African elections have borne an unmistakable racial imprint: Africans vote for one set of parties, whites support a different set of parties, and, with few exceptions, there is no crossover voting between groups. These voting te…

  • Language Repertoires and State Construction in Africa

    Language Repertoires and State Construction in Africa
    av David D. Laitin

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521033275

    Most African countries have a population composed of a multitude of language groups and most African citizens have a varied repertoire allowing them to rely on different languages for use in the home, at school, in the market, at work and in communi…

  • Language Repertoires and State Construction in Africa

    Language Repertoires and State Construction in Africa
    av David D. Laitin

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521413435

    Most African countries have a population composed of a multitude of language groups, and most African citizens have a varied repertoire allowing them to rely on different languages for use in the home, at school, in the market, at work, and in commu…

  • Ordering Power

    Ordering Power
    av Dan Slater

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521190411

    Like the postcolonial world more generally, Southeast Asia exhibits tremendous variation in state capacity and authoritarian durability. Ordering Power draws on theoretical insights dating back to Thomas Hobbes to develop a unified framework for exp…

  • Ordering Power

    Ordering Power
    av Dan Slater

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521165457

    Like the postcolonial world more generally, Southeast Asia exhibits tremendous variation in state capacity and authoritarian durability. Ordering Power draws on theoretical insights dating back to Thomas Hobbes to develop a unified framework for exp…

  • Making Race and Nation

    Making Race and Nation
    av Anthony W. Marx

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521584555

    Why and how has race become a central aspect of politics during this century? This book addresses this pressing question by comparing South African apartheid and resistance to it, the United States Jim Crow law and protests against it, and the myth…

  • Making Race and Nation

    Making Race and Nation
    av Anthony W. Marx

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521585903

    Why and how has race become a central aspect of politics during this century? This book addresses this pressing question by comparing South African apartheid and resistance to it, the United States Jim Crow law and protests against it, and the myth…

  • Imagined Economies

    Imagined Economies
    av Yoshiko M. Herrera

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521827362

    This book examines the economic bases of regional sovereignty movements in the Russian Federation from 1990-1993. The analysis is based on an original data set of Russian regional sovereignty movements and the author employs a variety of methods inc…

  • Imagined Economies

    Imagined Economies
    av Yoshiko M. Herrera

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521534734

    This book examines the economic bases of regional sovereignty movements in the Russian Federation from 1990-1993. The analysis is based on an original data set of Russian regional sovereignty movements and the author employs a variety of methods inc…

  • Property and Political Order in Africa

    Property and Political Order in Africa
    av Catherine Boone

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107649934

    In sub-Saharan Africa, property relationships around land and access to natural resources vary across localities, districts and farming regions. These differences produce patterned variations in relationships between individuals, communities and the…

  • Property and Political Order in Africa

    Property and Political Order in Africa
    av Catherine Boone

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107040694

    In sub-Saharan Africa, property relationships around land and access to natural resources vary across localities, districts and farming regions. These differences produce patterned variations in relationships between individuals, communities and the…

  • Who Speaks for the Poor?

    Who Speaks for the Poor?
    av Karen Long Jusko

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108412315

    Who Speaks for the Poor? explains why parties represent some groups and not others. This book focuses attention on the electoral geography of income, and how it has changed over time, to account for cross-national differences in the political and pa…

  • Who Speaks for the Poor?

    Who Speaks for the Poor?
    av Karen Long Jusko

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108419888

    Who Speaks for the Poor? explains why parties represent some groups and not others. This book focuses attention on the electoral geography of income, and how it has changed over time, to account for cross-national differences in the political and pa…

  • Insurgent Collective Action and Civil War in El Salvador

    Insurgent Collective Action and Civil War in El Salvador
    av Elisabeth Jean Wood

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521010504

    Widespread support among rural people for the leftist insurgency during the civil war in El Salvador challenges conventional interpretations of collective action. Those who supplied tortillas, information, and other aid to guerillas took mortal risk…

  • Insurgent Collective Action and Civil War in El Salvador

    Insurgent Collective Action and Civil War in El Salvador
    av Elisabeth Jean Wood

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521811750

    Widespread support among rural people for the leftist insurgency during the civil war in El Salvador challenges conventional interpretations of collective action. Those who supplied tortillas, information, and other aid to guerillas took mortal risk…

  • 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…

  • Autocracy and Redistribution

    Autocracy and Redistribution
    av Michael Albertus

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107514300

    When and why do countries redistribute land to the landless? What political purposes does land reform serve, and what place does it have in today's world? A long-standing literature dating back to Aristotle and echoed in important recent works holds…

  • Autocracy and Redistribution

    Autocracy and Redistribution
    av Michael Albertus

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107106550

    When and why do countries redistribute land to the landless? What political purposes does land reform serve, and what place does it have in today's world? A long-standing literature dating back to Aristotle and echoed in important recent works holds…

  • Rivalry and Revenge

    Rivalry and Revenge
    av Laia Balcells

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107548213

    What explains violence against civilians in civil wars? Why do groups kill civilians in areas where they have full military control and their rivals have no military presence? This innovative book connects pre-war politics to patterns of violence du…

  • Rivalry and Revenge

    Rivalry and Revenge
    av Laia Balcells

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107118690

    What explains violence against civilians in civil wars? Why do groups kill civilians in areas where they have full military control and their rivals have no military presence? This innovative book connects pre-war politics to patterns of violence du…

  • Procedural Politics

    Procedural Politics
    av Joseph Jupille

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521832533

    This book was first published in 2004. Under what conditions, in what ways, and with what effects do actors engage in politics with respect to, rather than merely within, political institutions? Using multiple methods and original data, Procedural P…

  • Procedural Politics

    Procedural Politics
    av Joseph Jupille

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107405233

    This book was first published in 2004. Under what conditions, in what ways, and with what effects do actors engage in politics with respect to, rather than merely within, political institutions? Using multiple methods and original data, Procedural P…

  • Rebuilding Leviathan

    Rebuilding Leviathan
    av Anna Grzymala-Busse

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521873963

    Why do some governing parties limit their opportunistic behaviour and constrain the extraction of private gains from the state? This analysis of post-communist state reconstruction provides surprising answers to this fundamental question of party po…

  • Rebuilding Leviathan

    Rebuilding Leviathan
    av Anna Grzymala-Busse

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521696159

    Why do some governing parties limit their opportunistic behaviour and constrain the extraction of private gains from the state? This analysis of post-communist state reconstruction provides surprising answers to this fundamental question of party po…

  • Federalism, Fiscal Authority, and Centralization in Latin America

    Federalism, Fiscal Authority, and Centralization in Latin America
    av Alberto Diaz-Cayeros

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107656901

    This book explores the politics of fiscal authority, focusing on the centralization of taxation in Latin America during the twentieth century. The book studies this issue in great detail for the case of Mexico. The political (and fiscal) fragmentati…

  • Federalism, Fiscal Authority, and Centralization in Latin America

    Federalism, Fiscal Authority, and Centralization in Latin America
    av Alberto Diaz-Cayeros

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521861632

    This book explores the politics of fiscal authority, focusing on the centralization of taxation in Latin America during the twentieth century. The book studies this issue in great detail for the case of Mexico. The political (and fiscal) fragmentati…

  • The European Parliament and Supranational Party System

    The European Parliament and Supranational Party System
    av Amie Kreppel

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521000796

    This book examines the impact of increased legislative power and political authority on the internal development of the European Parliament and the supranational party group system. This is done through an analysis of changes in the hierarchical str…

  • The European Parliament and Supranational Party System

    The European Parliament and Supranational Party System
    av Amie Kreppel

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521806251

    This book examines the impact of increased legislative power and political authority on the internal development of the European Parliament and the supranational party group system. This is done through an analysis of changes in the hierarchical str…

  • No Other Way Out

    No Other Way Out
    av Jeff Goodwin

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521620697

    No Other Way Out provides a powerful explanation for the emergence of popular revolutionary movements, and the occurrence of actual revolutions, during the Cold War era. This sweeping study ranges from Southeast Asia in the 1940s and 1950s to Centra…

  • No Other Way Out

    No Other Way Out
    av Jeff Goodwin

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521629485

    No Other Way Out provides a powerful explanation for the emergence of popular revolutionary movements, and the occurrence of actual revolutions, during the Cold War era. This sweeping study ranges from Southeast Asia in the 1940s and 1950s to Centra…

  • Courts under Constraints

    Courts under Constraints
    av Gretchen Helmke

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107405202

    This study offers a theoretical framework for understanding how institutional instability affects judicial behavior under dictatorship and democracy. In stark contrast to conventional wisdom, the central findings of the book contradict some assumpti…

  • Courts under Constraints

    Courts under Constraints
    av Gretchen Helmke

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521820592

    This study offers a theoretical framework for understanding how institutional instability affects judicial behavior under dictatorship and democracy. In stark contrast to conventional wisdom, the central findings of the book contradict some assumpti…

  • Welfare and Capitalism in Postwar Japan

    Welfare and Capitalism in Postwar Japan
    av Margarita Estevez-Abe

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521856935

    This book explains how postwar Japan managed to achieve a highly egalitarian form of capitalism despite meager social spending. Estevez-Abe develops an institutional, rational-choice model to solve this puzzle. She shows how Japan's electoral system…

  • Welfare and Capitalism in Postwar Japan

    Welfare and Capitalism in Postwar Japan
    av Margarita Estevez-Abe

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521722216

    This book explains how postwar Japan managed to achieve a highly egalitarian form of capitalism despite meager social spending. Estevez-Abe develops an institutional, rational-choice model to solve this puzzle. She shows how Japan's electoral system…

  • Comparative Politics

    Comparative Politics
    av Mark Irving Lichbach, Alan S. Zuckerman, Mark Irving Lichbach

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521586689

    This book reassesses the research schools in comparative politics, assessing knowledge, advancing theory, and in the end seeking to direct research in the coming years. It begins by examining the three research schools that guide comparative politic…

  • Brokers, Voters, and Clientelism

    Brokers, Voters, and Clientelism
    av Susan C. Stokes

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107660397

    Brokers, Voters, and Clientelism addresses major questions in distributive politics. Why is it acceptable for parties to try to win elections by promising to make certain groups of people better off, but unacceptable - and illegal - to pay people fo…

  • Brokers, Voters, and Clientelism

    Brokers, Voters, and Clientelism
    av Susan C. Stokes

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107042209

    Brokers, Voters, and Clientelism addresses major questions in distributive politics. Why is it acceptable for parties to try to win elections by promising to make certain groups of people better off, but unacceptable - and illegal - to pay people fo…

  • The Architecture of Government

    The Architecture of Government
    av Daniel Treisman

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521693820

    Since the days of Montesquieu and Jefferson, political decentralization has been seen as a force for better government and economic performance. It is thought to bring government 'closer to the people', nurture civic virtue, protect liberty, exploit…

  • The Architecture of Government

    The Architecture of Government
    av Daniel Treisman

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521872294

    Since the days of Montesquieu and Jefferson, political decentralization has been seen as a force for better government and economic performance. It is thought to bring government 'closer to the people', nurture civic virtue, protect liberty, exploit…

  • State in Society

    State in Society
    av Joel S. Migdal

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521797061

    The essays in this book trace the development of Joel Migdal's 'state-in-society' approach.

  • State in Society

    State in Society
    av Joel S. Migdal

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521792868

    The essays in this book trace the development of Joel Migdal's 'state-in-society' approach. That approach illuminates how power is exercised around the world, and how and when patterns of power change. Despite the triumph of concept of state in soci…

  • Crude Democracy

    Crude Democracy
    av Thad Dunning

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521730754

    This book challenges the conventional wisdom that natural resource wealth promotes autocracy. Oil and other forms of mineral wealth can promote both authoritarianism and democracy, the book argues, but they do so through different mechanisms; an und…

  • Crude Democracy

    Crude Democracy
    av Thad Dunning

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521515009

    This book challenges the conventional wisdom that natural resource wealth promotes autocracy. Oil and other forms of mineral wealth can promote both authoritarianism and democracy, the book argues, but they do so through different mechanisms; an und…

  • Waves of War

    Waves of War
    av Andreas Wimmer

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107673243

    Why did the nation-state emerge and proliferate across the globe? How is this process related to the wars fought in the modern era? Analyzing datasets that cover the entire world over long stretches of time, Andreas Wimmer focuses on changing config…

  • Waves of War

    Waves of War
    av Andreas Wimmer

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107025554

    Why did the nation-state emerge and proliferate across the globe? How is this process related to the wars fought in the modern era? Analyzing datasets that cover the entire world over long stretches of time, Andreas Wimmer focuses on changing config…

  • Postsocialist Pathways

    Postsocialist Pathways
    av David Stark

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521589741

    Can property regimes be successfully transformed while simultaneously extending citizenship rights to the property-less? This is the postsocialist challenge analyzed in this comparative study of the new democracies of a distinctly East European capi…

  • Postsocialist Pathways

    Postsocialist Pathways
    av David Stark

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521580359

    Can property regimes be successfully transformed while simultaneously extending citizenship rights to the property-less? This is the postsocialist challenge analyzed in this comparative study of the new democracies of a distinctly East European capi…

  • Accountability without Democracy

    Accountability without Democracy
    av Lily L. Tsai

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521692809

    Examines the fundamental issue of how citizens get government officials to provide them with the roads, schools, and other public services they need by studying communities in rural China. In authoritarian and transitional systems, formal institutio…

  • The Puzzle of Strikes

    The Puzzle of Strikes
    av Roberto Franzosi

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521452878

    This book is an attempt to explain the temporal movement of postwar Italian strikes: why and when strikes go up or down, and what the strategies of the main actors involved are. In many ways, the book is unique in the social sciences. First, it take…

  • The Puzzle of Strikes

    The Puzzle of Strikes
    av Roberto Franzosi

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521031233

    This book is an attempt to explain the temporal movement of postwar Italian strikes: why and when strikes go up or down and what the strategies of the main actors involved are. In many ways, the book is unique in the social sciences. First, it takes…

  • Challenging the State

    Challenging the State
    av Merilee S. Grindle

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521551069

    The 1980s and 1990s posed great challenges to governments in Latin America and Africa. Deep economic crises and significantly heightened pressure for political reform severely taxed their capacity to manage economic and political tasks. These crises…

  • Challenging the State

    Challenging the State
    av Merilee S. Grindle

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521559195

    The 1980s and 1990s posed great challenges to governments in Latin America and Africa. Deep economic crises and significantly heightened pressure for political reform severely taxed their capacity to manage economic and political tasks. These crises…