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Councillors and RealLokalPolitik

Colin Copus

in In Defence of Councillors

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719088322
eISBN:
9781526104236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088322.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The chapter examines the strategies councillors develop in dealing with political conflict and devising political action. It introduces the concept of RealLokalPolitik as a framework within which to ... More


In Defence of Councillors

Colin Copus

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719088322
eISBN:
9781526104236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088322.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The book explores the changing nature of the roles powers, tasks, functions, expectations and challenges of the office of councillor and those that are elected to that office. Based on detailed and ... More


The constancy of change

Colin Copus

in In Defence of Councillors

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719088322
eISBN:
9781526104236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088322.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The chapters sets out the key themes of the book and identifies how the office of councillor and the expectations on councillors is shaped by forces such as Globalisation, Europeanisation, ... More


Reappraising and rethinking the office of councillor

Colin Copus

in In Defence of Councillors

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719088322
eISBN:
9781526104236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088322.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The chapter examines what is known from past studies about the roles of the councillor and reviews, briefly those studies to provide a framework for the rest of the book. It contributes to councillor ... More


Living Cargo: How Black Britain Performs Its Past

Steven Blevins

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780816697144
eISBN:
9781452955315
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816697144.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Living Cargo offers a wide-ranging study of contemporary literatures, films, visual arts and performances by writers and artists who live and work in the UK but who also maintain strong ties to ... More


Conclusion

Laura Lindenfeld and Fabio Parasecoli

in Feasting Our Eyes: Food Films and Cultural Identity in the United States

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231172516
eISBN:
9780231542975
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231172516.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Considers food films within the broader context of representations of food and points to a newer body of documentary and docufiction food films, as well as fictional films, that approach the ... More


The Naked Word: Spelling, Stripping, Lusting as Environmental Protest

Stacy Alaimo

in Exposed: Environmental Politics and Pleasures in Posthuman Times

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780816621958
eISBN:
9781452955223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816621958.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

The third chapter examines the significance of naked protest movements, arguing that by disrobing, they momentarily cast off the boundaries of the human. This allows for the imaging of corporeality ... More


@Bristol: Dissident Publics in a Neoliberal City

Steven Blevins

in Living Cargo: How Black Britain Performs Its Past

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780816697144
eISBN:
9781452955315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816697144.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The sixth and final chapter of Living Cargo concludes with an interrogation of urban regeneration in the city of Bristol, situating the neoliberal city’s alliance with private real estate investors ... More


Business Lobbying in the European Union

David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis, and Matia Vannoni

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199589753
eISBN:
9780191867415
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199589753.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

At a time when Europe and business stand at crossroads, this study provides a perspective into how business representation in the EU has evolved and valuable insights into how to organize lobbying ... More


Institutions and Business Strategies: Differences and Commonalities

David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis, and Matia Vannoni

in Business Lobbying in the European Union

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199589753
eISBN:
9780191867415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199589753.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter focuses on business’ relationship with the EU’s institutions, in particular the European Commission and the European Parliament. From a theoretical perspective, the chapter discusses the ... More


Revolving Doors or Sliding Doors in Brussels? Lobbying Strategies and Capabilities

David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis, and Matia Vannoni

in Business Lobbying in the European Union

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199589753
eISBN:
9780191867415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199589753.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

In this chapter, we explore the micro-level and concentrates on business and its government affairs offices in Brussels. We assess business strategic choices in hiring different types of staff, and ... More


Business-Government Relations in the EU: Strategy and Complexity

David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis, and Matia Vannoni

in Business Lobbying in the European Union

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199589753
eISBN:
9780191867415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199589753.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This monograph charts and assesses business lobbying in Brussels, taking into consideration its nuances. Indeed, a number of disciplines, theories, and methodological approaches grapple with this ... More


Translation – A Listening Art

Marjolijn de Jager

in Intimate Enemies: Translation in Francophone Contexts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318672
eISBN:
9781846317996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318672.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The article is a very personal description of what brought the author to translation in general and to the translation of Francophone African literature in particular. As a child of generations of ... More


The Evolving Nature of EU Business Lobbying

David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis, and Matia Vannoni

in Business Lobbying in the European Union

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199589753
eISBN:
9780191867415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199589753.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines business lobbying in the EU from a historical perspective. Conceptually, it discusses how the EU’s evolution has influenced interest intermediation in Brussels. In doing so, it ... More


Agenda-Setting and Business-Government Relations across the EU’s Policy-Making Cycle

David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis, and Matia Vannoni

in Business Lobbying in the European Union

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199589753
eISBN:
9780191867415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199589753.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines the policy cycle’s role in agenda-setting and business mobilization. The chapter draws from theories on agenda-setting and deliberative theory. It discusses agenda-setting ... More


Making Sense of the Complexity of Business-Government Relations in the EU

David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis, and Matia Vannoni

in Business Lobbying in the European Union

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199589753
eISBN:
9780191867415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199589753.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

In this chapter, we develop a political theory of the firm that draws from a micro-, meso-, and macro-perspective. In doing so, we develop a theory that brings together a set of pieces that form a ... More


The Nature of the Policy Field and Business-Government Relations

David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis, and Matia Vannoni

in Business Lobbying in the European Union

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199589753
eISBN:
9780191867415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199589753.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter studies the nature of the policy field and its impact on business-lobbying in the EU. Drawing from theories on institutional legitimacy and information-access it observes the variation ... More


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