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The British tradition of minority government

The British tradition of minority government

Timothy Noël Peacock

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526123268
eISBN:
9781526138903
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526123268.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Conservative plans for a coalition government, a snap General Election, Prime Ministers considering whether to resign after an electoral or referendum defeat, and the contemplation of both Labour and ... 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

Corruption in contemporary politicsA new travel guide

Corruption in contemporary politics: A new travel guide

James L. Newell

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780719088919
eISBN:
9781526138729
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088919.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book provides an accessible account of current thinking about political corruption, recognising that the phenomenon is a serious problem: since it infringes rules defining legitimate and ... More

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

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

None past the postBritain at the polls, 2017

None past the post: Britain at the polls, 2017

Nicholas Allen and John Bartle (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526133281
eISBN:
9781526138828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526133281.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book tells the story of the unexpected 2017 British general election and its equally unexpected outcome: the Conservatives’ loss of their parliamentary majority and Theresa May’s return at the ... 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

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