Policy Design in the European Union: An Empire of Shopkeepers in the Making? (Palgrave Studies in European Political Sociology)

Policy Design in the European Union: An Empire of Shopkeepers in the Making? (Palgrave Studies in European Political Sociology) by Risto Heiskala
English | 23 Feb. 2018 | ISBN: 3319648489 | 376 Pages | PDF | 3.58 MB
This edited collection addresses a paradox at the heart of the European Union: if it is a constantly enlarging empire of governance, how can almost thirty member states design policies as an administrative whole,
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Machiavelli, Islam and the East Reorienting the Foundations of Modern Political Thought

Machiavelli, Islam and the East: Reorienting the Foundations of Modern Political Thought by Lucio Biasiori
English | 12 Jan. 2018 | ISBN: 3319539485 | 278 Pages | PDF | 2.96 MB
This volume provides the first survey of the unexplored connections between Machiavelli's work and the Islamic world, running from the Arabic roots of The Prince to its first translations into Ottoman Turkish and Arabic.

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Consociationalism and Power-Sharing in Europe Arend Lijphart's Theory of Political Accommodation

Consociationalism and Power-Sharing in Europe: Arend Lijphart's Theory of Political Accommodation By Michaelina Jakala
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 222 Pages | ISBN : 3319670972 | 3.02 MB
This book examines the theoretical and practical relevance and challenges of the consociationalist model of democracy. Since the publication of the Politics of Accommodation (1968) and Democracy in Plural Societies (1977) Professor Lijphart's theories and practical implementations have played a key role in establishing enduring peace settlements. In this edited volume, scholars and Professor Lijphart himself critically examine the history of consocationalism and its application in areas including Northern Ireland, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Colombia.

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The Political Economy of Protection: Theory and the Chilean Experience

Daniel Lederman, "The Political Economy of Protection: Theory and the Chilean Experience"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0804749175 | PDF | pages: 204 | 2.1 mb
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Sound System: The Political Power of Music

Sound System: The Political Power of Music by Dave Randall
English | April 15, 2017 | ISBN: 0745399304 | PDF | 216 pages | 1.8 MB
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Political Leadership and Charisma

Political Leadership and Charisma: Nehru, Ben-Gurion, and Other 20th Century Political Leaders: Intellectual Odyssey I by Michael Brecher
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319326260 | 276 Pages | PDF | 4.1 MB
This book is unique in illuminating and comparing the charismatic role of two political leaders, Jawaharlal Nehru and David Ben-Gurion, along with assessments of many other 20th century political leaders.
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Leo Strauss's Defense of the Philosophic Life: Reading "What Is Political Philosophy?"

Rafael Major, "Leo Strauss's Defense of the Philosophic Life: Reading "What Is Political Philosophy?""
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0226924211 | PDF | pages: 230 | 1.4 mb
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American Insecurity Why Our Economic Fears Lead to Political Inaction

American Insecurity: Why Our Economic Fears Lead to Political Inaction By Adam Seth Levine
2015 | 320 Pages | ISBN: 0691162964 | EPUB + PDF | 4 MB + 4 MB

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Talking Politics in Broadcast Media: Cross-cultural perspectives on political interviewing, journalism and accountability

Mats Ekström, Marianna Patrona, "Talking Politics in Broadcast Media: Cross-cultural perspectives on political interviewing, journalism and accountability"
2011 | pages: 259 | ISBN: 9027206333 | PDF | 2,2 mb
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Analyzing Political Communication with Digital Trace Data: The Role of Twitter Messages in Social Science Research

Andreas Jungherr, "Analyzing Political Communication with Digital Trace data: The Role of Twitter Messages in Social Science Research"
2015 | pages: 241 | ISBN: 3319203185 | PDF | 3,6 mb
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