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Authoritarianism and the Evolution of West European Electoral Politics

Authoritarianism and the Evolution of West European Electoral Politics

Erik R. Tillman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192896223
eISBN:
9780191918704
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896223.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book provides a novel explanation of rising Euroscepticism and right-wing populism in Western Europe. The changing political and cultural environment of recent decades is generating an ongoing ... More

BorderlandsEurope and the Mediterranean Middle East

Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book proposes a profound rethink of the complex relationship between Europe—defined here as the European Union and its members—and the states of the Mediterranean Middle East and North Africa ... More

Chile, the CIA and the Cold WarA Transatlantic Perspective

Chile, the CIA and the Cold War: A Transatlantic Perspective

James Lockhart

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474435611
eISBN:
9781474465243
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474435611.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book reinterprets the history of Chile, the CIA and the Cold War. It blends national, regional, and world-historical trends from Chile -- from the appearance of its labor movement in the late ... More

China's Civilian ArmyThe Inside Story of China's Quest for Global Power

China's Civilian Army: The Inside Story of China's Quest for Global Power

Peter Martin

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197513705
eISBN:
9780197513736
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197513705.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

China’s Civilian Army tells the story of China’s transformation from an isolated and impoverished communist state to a global superpower from the perspective of its diplomats. In the early days of ... More

Contesting RevisionismChina, the United States, and the Transformation of International Order

Contesting Revisionism: China, the United States, and the Transformation of International Order

Steve Chan, Huiyun Feng, Kai He, and Weixing Hu

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197580295
eISBN:
9780197580332
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197580295.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

What motivates states to act the way they do? This book focuses on a particular kind of motivation inclining a state to challenge the existing norms, rules, and institutions of international order. ... More

Culture MattersAnglo-American Relations and the Intangibles of 'Specialness'

Culture Matters: Anglo-American Relations and the Intangibles of 'Specialness'

Robert M. Hendershot and Steve Marsh (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526151421
eISBN:
9781526158369
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526151438
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines how intangible aspects of international relations – including identity, memory, representation, and symbolic perception – have helped to stimulate and sustain the Anglo-American ... More

Engaging the Evil EmpireWashington, Moscow, and the Beginning of the End of the Cold War

Engaging the Evil Empire: Washington, Moscow, and the Beginning of the End of the Cold War

Simon Miles

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751691
eISBN:
9781501751707
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751691.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In a narrative-redefining approach, this book dramatically alters how we look at the beginning of the end of the Cold War. Tracking key events in US–Soviet relations across the years between 1980 and ... More

Everyday PeaceHow So-called Ordinary People Can Disrupt Violent Conflict

Everyday Peace: How So-called Ordinary People Can Disrupt Violent Conflict

Roger Mac Ginty

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780197563397
eISBN:
9780197563427
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197563397.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book focuses on how individuals and communities navigate through, and out of, conflict. Through theory and concept-building and empirical examples, it investigates the pro-peace tactical agency ... More

Feeding the HungryAdvocacy and Blame in the Global Fight against Hunger

Feeding the Hungry: Advocacy and Blame in the Global Fight against Hunger

Michelle Jurkovich

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751165
eISBN:
9781501751189
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751165.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Food insecurity poses one of the most pressing development and human security challenges in the world. This book examines the social and normative environments in which international anti-hunger ... More

Feminist Global Health Security

Feminist Global Health Security

Clare Wenham

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197556931
eISBN:
9780197556962
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197556931.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Feminist Global Health Security highlights the ways in which women are disadvantaged by global health security policy, through engagement with feminist concepts of visibility; social and stratified ... More

Four InternetsData, Geopolitics, and the Governance of Cyberspace

Four Internets: Data, Geopolitics, and the Governance of Cyberspace

Kieron O'Hara and Wendy Hall

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197523681
eISBN:
9780197523711
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197523681.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book describes the Internet, and how Internet governance prevents it fragmenting into a ‘Splinternet’. Four opposing ideologies about how data flows around the network have become prominent ... More

Fulfilling the Sacred TrustThe UN Campaign for International Accountability for Dependent Territories in the Era of Decolonization

Fulfilling the Sacred Trust: The UN Campaign for International Accountability for Dependent Territories in the Era of Decolonization

Mary Ann Heiss

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752704
eISBN:
9781501752728
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752704.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores the implementation of international accountability for dependent territories under the United Nations during the early Cold War era. Although the Western nations that drafted the ... More

Global Race WarInternational Politics and Racial Hierarchy

Global Race War: International Politics and Racial Hierarchy

Alexander D. Barder

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780197535622
eISBN:
9780197535653
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197535622.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Global Race War: International Politics and Racial Hierarchy explores the historical connections between race and violence from the nineteenth to the early twenty-first centuries. Barder shows how ... More

Grand Strategy from Truman to Trump

Grand Strategy from Truman to Trump

Benjamin Miller and Ziv Rubinovitz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226734965
eISBN:
9780226735153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226735153.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book advances a novel theory of grand strategy; particularly it explains the key changes in the strategy over time. It applies the theory to explain the major changes in US grand strategy from ... More

Ideal MindsRaising Consciousness in the Antisocial Seventies

Ideal Minds: Raising Consciousness in the Antisocial Seventies

Michael Trask

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752438
eISBN:
9781501752452
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752438.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Following the 1960s, the decade's focus on consciousness-raising transformed into an array of intellectual projects far afield of movement politics. The mind's powers came to preoccupy a range of ... More

Ideology and International Institutions

Ideology and International Institutions

Erik Voeten

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691207322
eISBN:
9780691207339
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691207322.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Today's liberal international institutional order is being challenged by the rising power of illiberal states and by domestic political changes inside liberal states. Against such a backdrop, this ... More

Intelligence as Democratic StatecraftPatterns of Civil-Intelligence Relations Across the Five Eyes Security Community - the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand

Intelligence as Democratic Statecraft: Patterns of Civil-Intelligence Relations Across the Five Eyes Security Community - the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand

Christian Leuprecht and Hayley McNorton

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192893949
eISBN:
9780191915123
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893949.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

Democracy needs to be defended, and intelligence is the first line of defence. However, the liberal-democratic norm of limited state intervention in the lives of citizens means that security and ... More

Just and Unjust Uses of Limited ForceA Moral Argument with Contemporary Illustrations

Just and Unjust Uses of Limited Force: A Moral Argument with Contemporary Illustrations

Daniel R. Brunstetter

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192897008
eISBN:
9780191919657
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192897008.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Limited force—no-fly zones, limited strikes, Special Forces raids, and drones strikes outside “hot” battlefields—has been at the nexus of the moral and strategic debates about just war since the fall ... More

Making the World Safe for Dictatorship

Making the World Safe for Dictatorship

Alexander Dukalskis

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197520130
eISBN:
9780197520161
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197520130.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, International Relations and Politics

Authoritarian states try to present a positive image of themselves abroad. They invest in foreign-facing media, retain public relations firms, and showcase their successes to elite and popular ... More

The Political CommissionerA European Ethnography

The Political Commissioner: A European Ethnography

Frédéric Mérand

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192893970
eISBN:
9780191915154
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893970.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, International Relations and Politics

Based on four years of embedded observation in the cabinet of a European Commissioner, this book develops a sociology of international political work. Empirically, it offers an insider’s chronicle of ... More

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