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Welfare State ChangeTowards a Third Way?

Welfare State Change: Towards a Third Way?

Jane Lewis and Rebecca Surender (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199266722
eISBN:
9780191601941
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199266727.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This book explores the origins, content and consequences of Third Way social policy reform in the welfare systems of industrialized economies. It considers the extent to which Third Way ideology and ... More

Welfare States and Immigrant RightsThe Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion

Welfare States and Immigrant Rights: The Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion

Diane Sainsbury

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199654772
eISBN:
9780191744747
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654772.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Comparative Politics

This book deals with the impact of welfare states on immigrants' social rights, economic well-being and social inclusion, and it offers the first systematic comparison of immigrants' social rights ... More

The West and IslamReligion and Political Thought in World History

The West and Islam: Religion and Political Thought in World History

Antony Black

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199533206
eISBN:
9780191714498
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199533206.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This history of political thought — philosophical argument and everyday attitudes — examines what the Western and Islamic approaches to politics had in common and where they diverged. Byzantium is ... More

What is a Just Peace?

What is a Just Peace?

Pierre Allan and Alexis Keller (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780199275359
eISBN:
9780191603686
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199275351.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

While an old doctrine of Just War exists, surprisingly little conceptual thinking has gone into what constitutes a Just Peace. This book presents various — and at times conflicting — viewpoints on ... More

What Kind of Europe?

What Kind of Europe?

Loukas Tsoukalis

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2005
ISBN:
9780199279487
eISBN:
9780191602979
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199279489.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This book examines the issues associated with the future of economic and political integration in Europe. It seeks answers to the question, “What kind of Europe do we want to build?”, with emphasis ... More

What Kind of Europe?

What Kind of Europe?

Loukas Tsoukalis

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199266661
eISBN:
9780191600265
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199266662.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This book examines the issues associated with the future of economic and political integration in Europe. It seeks answers to the question, “What kind of Europe do we want to build?”, with emphasis ... More

What Women Want

What Women Want

Deborah L. Rhode

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199348275
eISBN:
9780190252410
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199348275.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

American women fare worse than men on virtually every major dimension of social status, financial well-being, and physical safety. Sexual violence remains common, and reproductive rights are by no ... More

What's Wrong with the British Constitution?

What's Wrong with the British Constitution?

Iain McLean

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199546954
eISBN:
9780191720031
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546954.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, UK Politics

In this provocative new study, Iain McLean argues that the traditional story of the British constitution does not make sense. It purports to be both positive and normative: that is, to describe both ... More

When Bad Policy Makes Good PoliticsRunning the Numbers on Health Reform

When Bad Policy Makes Good Politics: Running the Numbers on Health Reform

Robert P. Saldin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190255435
eISBN:
9780190255466
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190255435.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Since the 1960s, America’s policymaking system has lurched from one in which leaders could simply disparage the concept of budget projections to one in which policymakers manipulate cost estimates. ... More

When Citizens DecideLessons from Citizen Assemblies on Electoral Reform

When Citizens Decide: Lessons from Citizen Assemblies on Electoral Reform

Patrick Fournier, Henk van der Kolk, R. Kenneth Carty, André Blais, and Jonathan Rose

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199567843
eISBN:
9780191728655
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567843.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Three unprecedented large-scale democratic experiments have recently taken place. Citizen assemblies on electoral reform were conducted in British Columbia, the Netherlands, and Ontario. Groups of ... More

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