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Varieties of Capitalism and EuropeanizationNational Response Strategies to the Single European Market

Varieties of Capitalism and Europeanization: National Response Strategies to the Single European Market

Georg Menz

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199551033
eISBN:
9780191701573
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199551033.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This original study of the impact of EU-induced liberalization of service provision on member states argues that innovative national re-regulatory strategies may be implemented in response to ... More

Varieties of Governance in ChinaMigration and Institutional Change in Chinese Villages

Varieties of Governance in China: Migration and Institutional Change in Chinese Villages

Jie Lu

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199378746
eISBN:
9780199378760
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199378746.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This book examines the origins of the variance in contemporary rural China’s decentralized governance. It identifies the conditions under which different types of institutions are likely to perform ... More

The Varieties of Pension GovernancePension Privatization in Europe

The Varieties of Pension Governance: Pension Privatization in Europe

Bernhard Ebbinghaus (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199586028
eISBN:
9780191725586
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586028.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The ongoing privatization of pensions – the shift from state to private responsibility for old age retirement income – raises fundamental issues of social and participatory rights. While ... More

Visions of DevelopmentFilms Division of India and the Imagination of Progress, 1948–75

Visions of Development: Films Division of India and the Imagination of Progress, 1948–75

Peter Sutoris

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190608323
eISBN:
9780190663001
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190608323.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This book examines the Indian state's postcolonial development ideology between Independence in 1947 and the Emergency of 1975-77. It pioneers a novel methodology for the study of development thought ... More

Vital DemocracyA Theory of Democracy in Action

Vital Democracy: A Theory of Democracy in Action

Frank Hendriks

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199572786
eISBN:
9780191722370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572786.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

Vital Democracy outlines a theory of democracy in action, based on four elementary forms of democracy – pendulum, consensus, voter, and participatory democracy – that are thoroughly ... More

The Volume and Dynamics of International Migration and Transnational Social Spaces

The Volume and Dynamics of International Migration and Transnational Social Spaces

Thomas Faist

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198293910
eISBN:
9780191685002
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198293910.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book provides a theoretical account of the causes, nature, and extent of the movement of international South-North migrants between affluent and poorer countries. The puzzle is: why are there so ... More

Voters on the Move or on the Run?

Voters on the Move or on the Run?

Bernhard Weßels, Hans Rattinger, Sigrid Roßteutscher, and Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199662630
eISBN:
9780191756191
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662630.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book addresses electoral change, the reasons, and the consequences. By investigating heterogeneity of voting (part I) and complexity of voting and its context (part II) it shows that increasing ... More

The Vulnerable in International Society

The Vulnerable in International Society

Ian Clark

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199646081
eISBN:
9780191756146
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646081.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Who are the vulnerable, and what makes them so? The book suggests that people are vulnerable not just to natural risks, but also to the workings of international society. This replicates the approach ... More

Waging WarA Philosophical Introduction

Waging War: A Philosophical Introduction

Clark Ian

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273257
eISBN:
9780191684012
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273257.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

What is war, and how should it be waged? Are there restraints on its conduct? What can philosophers contribute to the study of warfare? It might appear to some that the practical activity of the ... More

Waging WarA New Philosophical Introduction

Waging War: A New Philosophical Introduction

Ian Clark

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198724650
eISBN:
9780191792212
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724650.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

What exactly is it we wage when we wage war? This is the crucial question addressed in this new edition of a classic text. The range of possible answers to it has already framed much of the ethical ... More

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