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Direct democracyA comparative study of the theory and practice of government by the people

Direct democracy: A comparative study of the theory and practice of government by the people

Dr Matt Qvortrup

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719082061
eISBN:
9781781706084
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719082061.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Drawing on the insights of political theory as well as empirical and comparative government, the book provides an up-to-date overview of the theories and practice of referendums and initiatives ... More

Everyday Life After the Irish ConflictThe Impact of Devolution and Cross-border Cooperation

Everyday Life After the Irish Conflict: The Impact of Devolution and Cross-border Cooperation

Cillian McGrattan (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780719087288
eISBN:
9781781704561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087288.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Everyday Life after the Conflict addresses the intersection the processes of conflict transformation, devolution and daily life in Northern Ireland in a rigorous and systematic fashion. Bringing ... More

Human Rights and the Borders of SufferingThe Promotion of Human Rights in International Politics

Human Rights and the Borders of Suffering: The Promotion of Human Rights in International Politics

Anne Brown

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719061059
eISBN:
9781781700365
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719061059.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book argues for greater openness in the ways we approach human rights and international rights promotion, and in so doing brings some new understanding to old debates. Starting with the ... More

The Ideology of the Extreme Right

The Ideology of the Extreme Right

Cas Mudde

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719057939
eISBN:
9781781700082
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719057939.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book provides a comprehensive and detailed analysis of the five main parties of the extreme right in the Netherlands (Centrumdemocraten, Centrumpartij), Belgium (Vlaams Blok), and Germany (Die ... More

Paradoxes of internationalizationBritish and German trade unions at Ford and General Motors 1967-2000

Paradoxes of internationalization: British and German trade unions at Ford and General Motors 1967-2000

Thomas Fetzer

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719080975
eISBN:
9781781706077
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719080975.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Paradoxes of Internationalization deals with British and German trade union responses to the internationalization of corporate structures and strategies at Ford and General Motors between the late ... More

The politics of betrayalRenegades and ex-radicals from Mussolini to Christopher Hitchens

The politics of betrayal: Renegades and ex-radicals from Mussolini to Christopher Hitchens

Ashley Lavelle

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719088162
eISBN:
9781781706169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088162.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The radical who is transformed into a conservative is a common theme in political history. Benito Mussolini, the Italian socialist who became a fascist, is the best-known example, but there have been ... More

Workers and revolution in SerbiaFrom Tito to Miloevic and beyond

Workers and revolution in Serbia: From Tito to Miloevic and beyond

Martin Upchurch and Darko Marinkovic

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719085086
eISBN:
9781781706114
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719085086.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book offers a refreshing new analysis of the role of workers both in Tito's Yugoslavia and in the subsequent Serbian revolution against Milošević in October 2000. The authors argue that Tito and ... More

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