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Peace and Conflict‐Resolution Organizations in Northern Ireland

Feargal Cochrane and Seamus Dunn

in Mobilizing for Peace: Conflict Resolution in Northern Ireland, South Africa, and Israel/Palestine

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195125924
eISBN:
9780199833894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195125924.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The “democratic deficit” and significant British and European financial support for civil society have led to the growth of a large voluntary sector in Northern Ireland, including a diverse ... More


Conclusion

Jack Knight and James Johnson

in The Priority of Democracy: Political Consequences of Pragmatism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691151236
eISBN:
9781400840335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691151236.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This concluding chapter assesses the ways in which this study's pragmatist account might answer the practical question about the acceptance of democratic politics. Unlike most normative arguments, ... More


American Insecurity: Why Our Economic Fears Lead to Political Inaction

Adam Seth Levine

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691162966
eISBN:
9781400852130
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162966.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Americans today face no shortage of threats to their financial well-being, such as job and retirement insecurity, health care costs, and spiraling college tuition. While one might expect that these ... More


The Europeanization of the National Political Debate

Hanspeter Kriesi and Edgar Grande

in Democratic Politics in a European Union Under Stress

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198724483
eISBN:
9780191792106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724483.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter shows that the euro crisis has been boosting the Europeanization of the political debate in EU member states, but that Europeanization is not coterminous with politicization. With ... More


Scientists and Legislation

Ann Campbell Keller

in Science in Environmental Policy: The Politics of Objective Advice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013123
eISBN:
9780262258982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013123.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter examines political debates in legislative settings, explaining the specific features of legislative policymaking, and discusses institutionalizing science narratives for acid rain and ... More


Germany and the use of force I: adjusting to life after the Cold War

Kerry Longhurst

in Germany and the Use of Force: The Evolution of German Security Policy 1990-2003

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067082
eISBN:
9781781700570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067082.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter studies the events that occurred during the late 1980s up to 1999. These include the legal-political out-of-area debate, the development of the Bundeswehr and Germany's engagement in a ... More


Introduction

Uwe Puetter

in The Eurogroup: How a Secretive Circle of Finance Ministers Shape European Economic Governance

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074035
eISBN:
9781781701553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074035.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The informal Eurogroup, comprising the finance ministers of the euro area, plays a central role in the economic governance set-up of the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU). The discussions within the ... More


The Need for Negativity: An Introduction: Negative advertising is the crack cocaine of politics.

Senator Tom Daschle

in In Defense of Negativity: Attack Ads in Presidential Campaigns

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226284989
eISBN:
9780226285009
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226285009.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter provides reasons why people need to rethink the opposition to negativity in campaigns. It includes some historical context that underscores the underappreciated role of attacks in ... More


The Dutch policy research industry

Peter van Hoesel

in Policy analysis in the Netherlands

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447313335
eISBN:
9781447313359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313335.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The main duties of the House of Representatives of the Netherlands are co-legislation and scrutinizing the work of the government. The House sets great store by the proper availability of ... More


The Shame of Poverty

Robert Walker

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199684823
eISBN:
9780191765117
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684823.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The volume explores Nobel laureate Amartya Sen’s contention that shame lies at the absolutist core of poverty. Blending insights from many disciplines with original research in societies as diverse ... More


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