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THE US-INDIA NUCLEAR PACTPolicy, Process, and Great Power Politics

THE US-INDIA NUCLEAR PACT: Policy, Process, and Great Power Politics

Harsh Pant (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198073963
eISBN:
9780199080809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198073963.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

In October 2008, United States President, George W. Bush signed a law allowing civilian nuclear trade with India. The US-India Nuclear Cooperation Approval and Non-proliferation Enhancement Act was a ... More

The Uses of Social Investment

The Uses of Social Investment

Anton Hemerijck (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198790488
eISBN:
9780191831744
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198790488.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The Uses of Social Investment surveys the emergence, diffusion, limits, merits, and politics of social investment as the welfare policy paradigm for the twenty-first century seen through the lens of ... More

Using Technology, Building DemocracyDigital Campaigning and the Construction of Citizenship

Using Technology, Building Democracy: Digital Campaigning and the Construction of Citizenship

Jessica Baldwin-Philippi

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780190231910
eISBN:
9780190231958
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190231910.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book provides an account of the emergence of campaign practices in the 2010 midterms that reflect what it means to be a citizen in a digital era. Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork, interviews ... More

Vanguard of the ImamReligion, Politics, and Iran's Revolutionary Guards

Vanguard of the Imam: Religion, Politics, and Iran's Revolutionary Guards

Afshon Ostovar

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199387892
eISBN:
9780190491727
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199387892.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This book is about the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) and its ascent to become one of the most formidable entities in Iran and the Middle East. It follows the organization from its birth ... More

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

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