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Traveling BackToward a Global Political Theory

Traveling Back: Toward a Global Political Theory

Susan McWilliams

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199329687
eISBN:
9780199381524
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199329687.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Comparative Politics

We live in a global age, an age of vast scale and speed, in conditions our ancestors could hardly have imagined. What does that mean for our political thinking? Do we need new modes of political ... More

Treading on Hallowed GroundCounterinsurgency Operations in Sacred Spaces

Treading on Hallowed Ground: Counterinsurgency Operations in Sacred Spaces

C. Christine Fair and Sumit Ganguly (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195342048
eISBN:
9780199852017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342048.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

After America's Iraq adventure devolved into a debacle, a chorus of commentators and analysts noted that the U.S. military had no plan to fight a counterinsurgency campaign. Given the failure of ... More

The Treasury and WhitehallThe Planning and Control of Public Expenditure, 1976–1993

The Treasury and Whitehall: The Planning and Control of Public Expenditure, 1976–1993

Colin Thain and Maurice Wright

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198277842
eISBN:
9780191684203
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198277842.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics, Political Economy

The Treasury is at the heart of British Government, responsible for deciding how much to spend and on what. Both the institution and the public expenditure process are the focus of this book. Based ... More

Tribes and States in a Changing Middle East

Tribes and States in a Changing Middle East

Uzi Rabi (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190264925
eISBN:
9780190638573
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190264925.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

At the outset of the twenty-first century and in the midst of the Arab Spring, tribe-state relations are a useful frame of reference through which to analyse the Middle East on a state-by-state ... More

The Triumph of Israel’s Radical Right

The Triumph of Israel’s Radical Right

Ami Pedahzur

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199744701
eISBN:
9780199979394
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744701.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

Two decades ago, the idea that a “radical right” could capture and drive Israeli politics seemed highly improbable. While it was a boisterous faction and received heavy media coverage, it constituted ... More

Troubled DiversityThe Political Process in Northeast India

Troubled Diversity: The Political Process in Northeast India

Sandhya Goswami (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199453337
eISBN:
9780199085231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199453337.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

Diversity as a social fact always existed in the world at large but it becomes a problem when it exists within the territory of a state or when the cultural or racial differences become the basis of ... More

Turkey’s Difficult Journey to DemocracyTwo Steps Forward, One Step Back

Turkey’s Difficult Journey to Democracy: Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

Ilter Turan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199663989
eISBN:
9780191799341
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199663989.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book examines Turkey’s early transition to democracy when its history and level of development did not suggest it to be likely. Noting modernization theories assumed socioeconomic development ... More

Tweeting to PowerThe Social Media Revolution in American Politics

Tweeting to Power: The Social Media Revolution in American Politics

Jason Gainous and Kevin M. Wagner

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199965076
eISBN:
9780199350476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199965076.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Using theory and data from leading online social media, Gainous and Wagner illustrate how platforms such as Twitter and Facebook are bypassing traditional media and creating a new forum for the ... More

Twenty Years After Communism

Twenty Years After Communism

Michael Bernhard and Jan Kubik (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199375134
eISBN:
9780199375165
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199375134.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

Remembering the past, especially as collectivity, is a political process; thus the politics of memory and commemoration is an integral part of the establishment of new political regimes, new ... More

A Twenty-First Century U.S. Water Policy

A Twenty-First Century U.S. Water Policy

Juliet Christian-Smith, Peter H. Gleick, Heather Cooley, Lucy Allen, Amy Vanderwarker, and Kate A. Berry

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199859443
eISBN:
9780190252632
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199859443.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

It is zero hour for a new US water policy. At a time when many countries are adopting new national approaches to water management, the US still has no cohesive federal policy, and water-related ... More

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