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The Advocacy TrapTransnational Activism and State Power in China

The Advocacy Trap: Transnational Activism and State Power in China

Stephen Noakes

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781526119476
eISBN:
9781526132413
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526119476.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

What does China’s rise mean for transnational civil society? What happens when global activist networks engage a powerful and norm-resistant new hegemon? This book combines detailed ethnographic ... More

African security in the twenty-first centuryChallenges and opportunities

African security in the twenty-first century: Challenges and opportunities

Stephen Emerson and Hussein Solomon

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526122735
eISBN:
9781526136190
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122735.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores the evolving African security paradigm in light of the multitude of diverse threats facing the continent and the international community today and in the decades ahead. It ... More

Centre-left parties and the European UnionPower, accountability and democracy

Centre-left parties and the European Union: Power, accountability and democracy

Isabelle Hertner

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526120335
eISBN:
9781526136152
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526120335.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Does European integration contribute to, or even accelerate, the erosion of intra-party democracy? This book is about improving our understanding of political parties as democratic organisations in ... More

The International Co-operative Alliance and the consumer co-operative movement in northern Europe, c. 1860-1939

The International Co-operative Alliance and the consumer co-operative movement in northern Europe, c. 1860-1939

Mary Hilson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526100801
eISBN:
9781526135919
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526100801.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The consumer co-operative movement was one of the most important popular movements in inter-war Europe, but remains under-researched by historians in comparison to other social movements, especially ... More

Labour and the Left in the 1980s

Labour and the Left in the 1980s

Jonathan Davis and Rohan McWilliam (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781526106438
eISBN:
9781526120939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526106438.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The Introduction establishes the themes of the volume but also makes an argument about how the history of Labour and the left in the 1980s might develop. It surveys the challenges for the left in the ... More

Nostalgia and the post-war Labour PartyPrisoners of the past

Nostalgia and the post-war Labour Party: Prisoners of the past

Richard Jobson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526113306
eISBN:
9781526136039
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526113306.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book examines the impact that nostalgia has had on the Labour Party’s political development since 1951. In contrast to existing studies that have emphasised the role played by modernity, it ... More

The politics of identityPlace, space and discourse

The politics of identity: Place, space and discourse

Christine Agius and Dean Keep (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526110244
eISBN:
9781526136022
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526110244.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Identity is often regarded as something that is possessed by individuals, states, and other agents. In this edited collection, identity is explored across a range of approaches and under-explored ... More

Practising EU Foreign PolicyRussia and the Eastern Neighbours

Practising EU Foreign Policy: Russia and the Eastern Neighbours

Beatrix Futák-Campbell

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780719095894
eISBN:
9781526132369
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095894.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

This book is a novel contribution to practice theory in International Relations, focusing on how EU practitioners approach the Union’s foreign policy to its eastern neighbourhood, including Russia, ... More

Rethinking Right-Wing WomenGender and the Conservative Party, 1880s To the Present

Rethinking Right-Wing Women: Gender and the Conservative Party, 1880s To the Present

Clarisse Berthezéne and Julie Gottlieb (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781784994389
eISBN:
9781526132383
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784994389.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

What has been the experience and the position of women in the political party that produced the UK’s two female prime ministers, Margaret Thatcher and Theresa May? Rethinking Right-Wing Women ... More

Small States in World PoliticsThe Story of Small State Survival, 1648-2016

Small States in World Politics: The Story of Small State Survival, 1648-2016

Matthias Maass

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780719082733
eISBN:
9781526132406
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719082733.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

What is the story behind the paradoxical survival of small and weak states in a world of great powers and crude power politics? The answer lies at the system-level: Small states survival is shaped by ... More

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