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The American Nonvoter

The American Nonvoter

Lyn Ragsdale and Jerrold G. Rusk

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190670702
eISBN:
9780190670740
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190670702.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

The book explores the impact of uncertainty in the national campaign context on nonvoting in presidential and midterm House elections from 1920 through 2012. While previous studies have focused on ... More

Building Trust and DemocracyTransitional Justice in Post-Communist Countries

Building Trust and Democracy: Transitional Justice in Post-Communist Countries

Cynthia M. Horne

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198793328
eISBN:
9780191835186
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793328.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Did transitional justice support the processes of political and social trust building and facilitate democratization in the post-communist transitions in Central and Eastern Europe? More ... More

Caretaking DemocratizationThe Military and Political Change in Myanmar

Caretaking Democratization: The Military and Political Change in Myanmar

Renaud Egreteau

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190620967
eISBN:
9780190686468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190620967.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This book examines the political landscape that followed the 2010 elections in Myanmar and the subsequent transition from direct military rule to a semi-civilian, ‘hybrid’ regime. Striking political, ... More

Centripetal DemocracyDemocratic Legitimacy and Political Identity in Belgium, Switzerland, and the European Union

Centripetal Democracy: Democratic Legitimacy and Political Identity in Belgium, Switzerland, and the European Union

Joseph Lacey

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198796886
eISBN:
9780191838576
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198796886.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Comparative Politics

Centripetal democracy is the idea that legitimate democratic institutions set in motion forms of citizen practice and representative behaviour that serve as powerful drivers of political identity ... More

Democracy to ComePolitics as Relational Praxis

Democracy to Come: Politics as Relational Praxis

Fred Dallmayr

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190670979
eISBN:
9780190671006
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190670979.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

The book seeks to lay the groundwork for a new conception of democracy. By contrast to traditional views which located its distinctive character simply in the expansion of the number of rulers, the ... More

Democratization and Authoritarian Party SurvivalMexico's PRI

Democratization and Authoritarian Party Survival: Mexico's PRI

Joy Langston

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190628512
eISBN:
9780190628550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190628512.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

Mexico’s Party of the Institutional Revolution (PRI) held executive power continuously from 1929 to 2000, when its candidate suffered a shocking defeat in the presidential elections. This study, ... More

Jihadism TransformedAl-Qaeda and Islamic State's Global Battle of Ideas

Jihadism Transformed: Al-Qaeda and Islamic State's Global Battle of Ideas

Simon Staffell and Akil Awan (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190650292
eISBN:
9780190686499
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190650292.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Jihadist narratives have evolved dramatically over the past five years, driven by momentous events in the Middle East and beyond; the death of bin Laden; the rise and ultimate failure of the Arab ... More

Just Financial Markets?Finance in a Just Society

Just Financial Markets?: Finance in a Just Society

Lisa Herzog (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198755661
eISBN:
9780191816789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198755661.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Well-functioning financial markets are crucial for the economic well-being and the justice of contemporary societies. The Great Financial Crisis has shown that a perspective that naively trusts in ... More

Justice and Natural ResourcesAn Egalitarian Theory

Justice and Natural Resources: An Egalitarian Theory

Chris Armstrong

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198702726
eISBN:
9780191772306
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198702726.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Our world is increasingly marked by climate change, environmental degradation, and conflict over precious resources such as oil, water, and land. In each case, access to valuable resources is at ... More

Liberalism with Excellence

Liberalism with Excellence

Matthew H. Kramer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198777960
eISBN:
9780191823428
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777960.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

During the past several decades, political philosophers have frequently debated whether governments are morally required to remain neutral among reasonable conceptions of excellence and human ... More

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