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After Brexit and Other Essays

After Brexit and Other Essays

Andrew Gamble

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529217094
eISBN:
9781529217131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529217094.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book contains a selection of articles and papers by Andrew Gamble on political economy and British politics which have appeared over the last forty years. The essays attempt to understand the ... More

A Care Crisis in the Nordic Welfare States?Care Work, Gender Equality and Welfare State Sustainability

A Care Crisis in the Nordic Welfare States?: Care Work, Gender Equality and Welfare State Sustainability

Lise Lotte Hansen, Hanne Marlene Dahl, and Laura Horn (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447361343
eISBN:
9781447361381
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447361343.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book considers the impact of neoliberal policies and ideology on the status of care work in Nordic countries. With new research perspectives and empirical analyses, the book assesses challenges ... More

The Changing Politics and Policy of Austerity

The Changing Politics and Policy of Austerity

Stephen McBride, Bryan Evans, and Dieter Plehwe (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447359517
eISBN:
9781447359548
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447359517.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This collection of original essays explores the myriad expressions of austerity since the 2008 financial crisis. Case studies drawn from Canada, Australia and the European Union provide extensive ... More

Deliberative Mini-PublicsCore Design Features

Deliberative Mini-Publics: Core Design Features

Nicole Curato, David Farrell, Brigitte Geißel, Kimmo Grönlund, Patricia Mockler, Jean-Benoit Pilet, Alan Renwick, Jonathan Rose, Maija Setälä, and Jane Suiter

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529214109
eISBN:
9781529214130
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529214109.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Deliberative mini-publics (DMPs) are gaining popularity as a way to engage ordinary citizens in policymaking. From climate assemblies to online citizen panels on Covid19, these initiatives raise ... More

Environmental Anarchy?Security in the 21st Century

Environmental Anarchy?: Security in the 21st Century

Mark Beeson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529209389
eISBN:
9781529209426
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209389.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Some of the most influential ideas about national and even global security reflect untenable, anachronistic strategic views that are simply no longer appropriate for contemporary international ... More

Fuelling InsecurityEnergy Securitization in Azerbaijan

Fuelling Insecurity: Energy Securitization in Azerbaijan

Aurora Ganz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529216691
eISBN:
9781529216721
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529216691.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This book explores energy securitization in Azerbaijan through a sociological approach that combines discourse with a practice-oriented analysis. The study focuses on the national, international and ... More

Globalizing Regionalism and International Relations

Globalizing Regionalism and International Relations

Beatrix Futák-Campbell (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529217148
eISBN:
9781529217179
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529217148.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Building on the recent initiative to truly globalize the field of international relations, this book provides an innovative interrogation of regionalism. The book applies a globalizing framework to ... More

Grand Strategy in 10 WordsA Guide to Great Power Politics in the 21st Century

Grand Strategy in 10 Words: A Guide to Great Power Politics in the 21st Century

Sven Biscop

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529217506
eISBN:
9781529217544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529217506.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In a world that has returned to great power rivalry, understanding the grand strategy of these powers is crucial. This book introduces ten key terms for analysing grand strategy: simple, competitive, ... More

Hope Under Neoliberal AusterityResponses from Civil Society and Civic Universities

Hope Under Neoliberal Austerity: Responses from Civil Society and Civic Universities

Mel Steer, Simin Davoudi, Mark Shucksmith, and Liz Todd (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447356820
eISBN:
9781447356868
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356820.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This edited book collection explores the role of the public sector, civil society and the civic university during austerity and neoliberalism and the challenges facing communities today. Using the ... More

Ideas and the Use of Force in American Foreign PolicyPresidential Decision-Making in a Post-Cold War World

Ideas and the Use of Force in American Foreign Policy: Presidential Decision-Making in a Post-Cold War World

Morgan T. Rees

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529215908
eISBN:
9781529215939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529215908.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The decision to mount an armed foreign intervention is one of the most consequential that a US president can take. This book sets out to explain why and when presidents choose to use force. The book ... More

Identity in the Shadow of a GiantHow the Rise of China is Changing Taiwan

Identity in the Shadow of a Giant: How the Rise of China is Changing Taiwan

Scott Gartner, Chin-Hao Huang, Yitan Li, and Patrick James

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529209877
eISBN:
9781529209914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209877.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This book investigates the implications of the global ascent of China on cross-Strait relations and the identity of Taiwan as a democratic state. Examining an array of factors that affect identity ... More

International Organizations and Small StatesParticipation, Legitimacy and Vulnerability

International Organizations and Small States: Participation, Legitimacy and Vulnerability

Jack Corbett, Xu Yi-chong, and Patrick Weller

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529207682
eISBN:
9781529207705
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529207682.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Multilateralism and the institutions of global governance are premised on two norms: the sovereignty equality of states and the right to development. This book considers how actors interpret these ... More

Is Europe Good for You?EU Spending and Well-Being

Is Europe Good for You?: EU Spending and Well-Being

Lisa Dellmuth

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529217469
eISBN:
9781529217490
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529217469.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Throughout the history of European integration economic wealth has increased to the benefit of citizens in the European Union (EU). Yet inequalities in well-being persist within and between Europe’s ... More

Living Wages and the Welfare StateThe Anglo-American Social Model in Transition

Living Wages and the Welfare State: The Anglo-American Social Model in Transition

Shaun Wilson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447341185
eISBN:
9781447341345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447341185.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Living Wages and the Welfare State documents and analyses a key transition now underway in the Anglo-American social model. Although minimum wages are increasing across the world, recent ... More

Local Government in EuropeNew Perspectives and Democratic Challenges

Local Government in Europe: New Perspectives and Democratic Challenges

Marta Lackowska, Katarzyna Szmigiel-Rawska, and Filipe Teles (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529217186
eISBN:
9781529217216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529217186.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This book provides a comprehensive coverage of current challenges to the very essence of local self- government. Authors from different European countries present a picture of the current situation ... More

Localism and Neighbourhood PlanningPower to the People?

Localism and Neighbourhood Planning: Power to the People?

Sue Brownill and Quintin Bradley (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447329497
eISBN:
9781447329541
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447329497.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Governments around the world are seeing the locality as a key arena for effecting changes in governance, restructuring state/civil society relations and achieving sustainable growth. This book ... More

The Next Welfare State?UK Welfare after COVID-19

The Next Welfare State?: UK Welfare after COVID-19

Christopher Pierson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447361190
eISBN:
9781447361220
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447361190.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book considers the state of the British welfare regime after COVID-19 and the prospects for progressive change. It considers what has happened to the welfare state as a ‘strategy of equality’ in ... More

Outsourcing in the UKPolicies, Practices and Outcomes

Outsourcing in the UK: Policies, Practices and Outcomes

Janice Morphet

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529209600
eISBN:
9781529209631
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209600.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book analyses the role and use of outsourcing within the UK public sector since the mid-1970s. The book examines the many drivers for the use of outsourcing in the public sector, including ... More

The Pandemic WithinPolicy Making for a Better World

The Pandemic Within: Policy Making for a Better World

Hendrik Wagenaar and Barbara Prainsack

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447362234
eISBN:
9781447362265
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447362234.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

COVID-19 has exposed the defects of our current political-economic order: extreme inequalities, an ideology-driven government, a greedy corporate sector, a precarious labour force and a looming ... More

Parliamentary Diplomacy of Taiwan in Comparative PerspectiveAgainst Isolation and Under-representation

Parliamentary Diplomacy of Taiwan in Comparative Perspective: Against Isolation and Under-representation

Zlatko Sabic and David Huang

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529211184
eISBN:
9781529211214
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529211184.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Parliamentary diplomacy has provided a crucial, promising outlet in Taiwan's challenging pursuit of its own interests in the international arena. This book assesses both the potentials and the ... More

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