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Liberal States, Authoritarian FamiliesChildhood and Education in Early Modern Thought

Liberal States, Authoritarian Families: Childhood and Education in Early Modern Thought

Rita Koganzon

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780197568804
eISBN:
9780197568835
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197568804.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

How can liberals justify adult authority over children? Children are born requiring both subordination to adults and education to equip them for citizenship. These requirements are especially vexing ... More

Group Interests, Individual AttitudesHow Group Memberships Shape Attitudes Towards the Welfare State

Group Interests, Individual Attitudes: How Group Memberships Shape Attitudes Towards the Welfare State

Michael J. Donnelly

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192896209
eISBN:
9780191918681
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896209.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Political Economy

What drives support for or opposition to redistributive taxation and spending? Why is ethnic diversity associated with inequality and a lack of redistribution? This book argues that many individuals, ... More

Democratic Speech in Divided Times

Democratic Speech in Divided Times

Maxime Lepoutre

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198869757
eISBN:
9780191912443
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198869757.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Democratic Speech in Divided Times offers a comprehensive account of the norms that should govern public discourse in circumstances marked by deep and often unjust social divisions. Part I ... More

Participatory Budgeting in Global Perspective

Participatory Budgeting in Global Perspective

Brian Wampler, Stephanie McNulty, and Michael Touchton

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192897756
eISBN:
9780191924194
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192897756.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Participatory Budgeting (PB) incorporates citizens directly into budgetary decision-making. It continues to spread across the globe as government officials and citizens adopt this innovative program ... More

The Spirit of DemocracyCorruption, Disintegration, Renewal

The Spirit of Democracy: Corruption, Disintegration, Renewal

Sofia Näsström

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192898869
eISBN:
9780191925405
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192898869.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

How does one revitalize democracy in times of crisis? Democracy is today challenged by populism and elitism, as well as by the resurgence of new forms of authoritarianism. The Spirit of Democracy: ... More

Party Personnel StrategiesElectoral Systems and Parliamentary Committee Assignments

Party Personnel Strategies: Electoral Systems and Parliamentary Committee Assignments

Matthew S Shugart, Matthew E Bergman, Cory L. Struthers, Ellis S Krauss, and Robert J Pekkanen

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192897053
eISBN:
9780191919718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192897053.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Comparative Politics

The book develops the notion of “party personnel strategies”, which are the ways in which political parties assign their elected members—their “personnel”—to serve collective organizational goals. ... More

In the StreetDemocratic Action, Theatricality, and Political Friendship

In the Street: Democratic Action, Theatricality, and Political Friendship

Çiğdem Çidam

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780190071684
eISBN:
9780190071714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190071684.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

The 2010s were a decade of protests, and if the initial few months of 2020 are any indication, various forms of street politics, including spontaneous protests, demonstrations, acts of civil ... More

Unequal NeighborsPlace Stigma and the Making of a Local Border

Unequal Neighbors: Place Stigma and the Making of a Local Border

Kristen Hill Maher and David Carruthers

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197557198
eISBN:
9780197557235
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197557198.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

San Diego and Tijuana are the site of a national border enforcement spectacle, but they are also neighboring cities with deeply intertwined histories, cultures, and economies. In Unequal Neighbors: ... More

Justice Across AgesTreating Young and Old as Equals

Justice Across Ages: Treating Young and Old as Equals

Juliana Uhuru Bidadanure

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198792185
eISBN:
9780191834301
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792185.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Justice Across Ages is a book about how we should respond to inequalities between people at different stages of their lives. Age structures our social institutions, relationships, obligations, and ... More

Seeing Like an ActivistCivil Disobedience and the Civil Rights Movement

Seeing Like an Activist: Civil Disobedience and the Civil Rights Movement

Erin R. Pineda

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197526422
eISBN:
9780197526460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197526422.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

There are few movements more firmly associated with civil disobedience than the civil rights movement. In the mainstream imagination, civil rights activists eschewed coercion, appealed to the ... More

The Humanity of Universal CrimeInclusion, Inequality, and Intervention in International Political Thought

The Humanity of Universal Crime: Inclusion, Inequality, and Intervention in International Political Thought

Sinja Graf

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780197535707
eISBN:
9780197535738
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197535707.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

The international crime of “crimes against humanity” has become integral to contemporary political and legal discourse. However, the conceptual core of the term—an act offending against all of ... More

The Democratic SublimeOn Aesthetics and Popular Assembly

The Democratic Sublime: On Aesthetics and Popular Assembly

Jason Frank

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190658151
eISBN:
9780190658199
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190658151.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

The transition from royal to popular sovereignty during the age of democratic revolutions—from 1776 to 1848—entailed not only the reorganization of institutions of governance and norms of political ... More

Diaspora Entrepreneurs and Contested States

Diaspora Entrepreneurs and Contested States

Maria Koinova

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198848622
eISBN:
9780191883064
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198848622.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Why do conflict-generated diasporas mobilize in contentious and non-contentious ways or use mixed strategies of contention? Why do they channel their homeland-oriented goals through host-states, ... More

Living LawJewish Political Theology from Hermann Cohen to Hannah Arendt

Living Law: Jewish Political Theology from Hermann Cohen to Hannah Arendt

Miguel Vatter

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197546505
eISBN:
9780197546536
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197546505.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book discusses the political theology developed by German Jewish philosophy in the 20th century on the basis of its original reconstruction of the teachings of Jewish prophetology. In the shadow ... More

Vicarious Identity in International RelationsSelf, Security, and Status on the Global Stage

Vicarious Identity in International Relations: Self, Security, and Status on the Global Stage

Christopher S. Browning, Pertti Joenniemi, and Brent J. Steele

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197526385
eISBN:
9780197526415
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197526385.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This book theorizes and problematizes the politics of vicarious identity in international relations, where vicarious identity refers to processes of “living through the other.” While prevalent and ... More

TechnopopulismThe New Logic of Democratic Politics

Technopopulism: The New Logic of Democratic Politics

Christopher J. Bickerton and Carlo Invernizzi Accetti

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198807766
eISBN:
9780191845628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807766.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

Technocratic appeals to expertise and populist invocations of ‘the people’ have become mainstays of political competition in established democracies. This development is best understood as the ... More

Beyond ReasonPostcolonial Theory and the Social Sciences

Beyond Reason: Postcolonial Theory and the Social Sciences

Sanjay Seth

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197500583
eISBN:
9780197500613
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197500583.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

The knowledge that for more than a century has been disseminated by universities and mobilized by states to govern populations first emerged in the early modern period in Europe. It subsequently ... More

The Consumer Citizen

The Consumer Citizen

Ethan Porter

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197526781
eISBN:
9780197526828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197526781.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

Americans spend far more time thinking about what to buy, and what not to buy, than they do about politics. Political leaders often make political claims while using consumer terminology, and ... More

Administrative TraditionsUnderstanding the Roots of Contemporary Administrative Behavior

Administrative Traditions: Understanding the Roots of Contemporary Administrative Behavior

B. Guy Peters

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198297253
eISBN:
9780191914522
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198297253.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Comparative Politics

Contemporary public administration reflects its historical roots as well as contemporary ideas about how the public bureaucracy should be organized and function. This book argues that there are ... More

Divine DemocracyPolitical Theology after Carl Schmitt

Divine Democracy: Political Theology after Carl Schmitt

Miguel Vatter

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190942359
eISBN:
9780190942397
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190942359.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

The ‘return of religion’ in the public sphere and the emergence of postsecular societies have propelled the discourse of political theology into the centre of contemporary democratic theory. This ... More

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