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The American Bomb in BritainUs Air Forces' Strategic Presence, 1946-64

The American Bomb in Britain: Us Air Forces' Strategic Presence, 1946-64

Ken Young

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719086755
eISBN:
9781526115300
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086755.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

A history of the US nuclear presence in Britain from its origins in 1946 through to the run-down of strategic forces following the Cuba crisis and the coming of the missile age. The book deals with ... More

Balkan Holocausts?Serbian and Croatian Victim Centered Propaganda and the War in Yugoslavia

Balkan Holocausts?: Serbian and Croatian Victim Centered Propaganda and the War in Yugoslavia

David Bruce Macdonald

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719064661
eISBN:
9781781700198
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719064661.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Comparing and contrasting propaganda in Serbia and Croatia from 1986 to 1999, this book analyses each group's contemporary interpretations of history and current events. It offers a detailed ... More

The Blair IdentityLeadership and Foreign Policy

The Blair Identity: Leadership and Foreign Policy

Stephen Benedict Dyson

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719079993
eISBN:
9781781702178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079993.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Why did Tony Blair take Britain to war with Iraq? Because, this book argues, he was following the core political beliefs and style—the Blair identity—manifest and consistent throughout his decade in ... More

The Blair SupremacyA study in the politics of Labour's party management

The Blair Supremacy: A study in the politics of Labour's party management

Lewis Minkin

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719073793
eISBN:
9781781706770
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719073793.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book uncovers the under-explored function and form of Blair’s party management, which attempted to control problem-causing activities, issues and developments so that outcomes were produced ... More

Britain and Africa Under BlairIn Pursuit of the Good State

Britain and Africa Under Blair: In Pursuit of the Good State

Julia Gallagher

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719085000
eISBN:
9781781702253
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719085000.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Africa was a key focus of Britain's foreign policy under Tony Blair. Military intervention in Sierra Leone, increases in aid and debt relief, and grand initiatives such as the Commission for Africa ... More

Building a peace economy?Liberal peacebuilding and the development-security industry

Building a peace economy?: Liberal peacebuilding and the development-security industry

Jenny H. Peterson

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719087301
eISBN:
9781781706848
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087301.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book critically examines the range of policies and programmes that attempt to manage economic activity that contributes to political violence. Beginning with an overview of over a dozen ... More

Co-Memory and MelancholiaIsraelis Memorialising the Palestinian Nakba

Co-Memory and Melancholia: Israelis Memorialising the Palestinian Nakba

Ronit Lentin

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719081705
eISBN:
9781781702550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719081705.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The 1948 war that led to the creation of the State of Israel also resulted in the destruction of Palestinian society, when some 80 per cent of the Palestinians who lived in the major part of ... More

Conspiracy theory and American foreign policy

Conspiracy theory and American foreign policy

Tim Aistrope

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719099199
eISBN:
9781526109729
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099199.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Conspiracy theory and American foreign policy examines the relationship between secrecy, power and interpretation around international political controversy, where foreign policy orthodoxy comes up ... More

Contemporary ViolencePostmodern War in Kosovo and Chechnya

Contemporary Violence: Postmodern War in Kosovo and Chechnya

Cerwyn Moore

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719075995
eISBN:
9781781702697
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719075995.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book draws on several years of field research, as well as hermeneutic global politics and analysis of empirical source material, in order to shed light on contemporary violence. Drawing on ... More

Cultural Warfare and TrustFighting the Mafia in Palermo

Cultural Warfare and Trust: Fighting the Mafia in Palermo

Carina Gunnarson

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719076725
eISBN:
9781781701430
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719076725.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book concentrates on a central issue in research on democratic processes: the development of generalised trust. The existence of generalised trust and confidence in a society is decisive for ... More

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