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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

Ask What You Can Do For Your (New) CountryHow Host States Use Diasporas

Ask What You Can Do For Your (New) Country: How Host States Use Diasporas

Nadejda K Marinova

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190623418
eISBN:
9780190623432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190623418.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This book focuses on a previously unexamined phenomenon: how host governments utilize diasporas to advance their foreign policy agendas in mutually beneficial ways. The book advances a four-factor ... More

Nationalism and the Multination State

Nationalism and the Multination State

Alain Dieckhoff

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190607913
eISBN:
9780190638481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190607913.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Nationalism and the Multination State defends the idea that nationhood remains a central aspect of modernity. After the breakup of the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia in the 1990s, the following decade ... More

The Transformation of American Liberalism

The Transformation of American Liberalism

George Klosko

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780199973415
eISBN:
9780190676346
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199973415.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

With passage of the Social Security Act, in 1935, the American government took on new social welfare functions, which have expanded ever since. As a work of political theory “on the ground,” The ... More

Dancing with the DevilThe Political Economy of Privatization in China

Dancing with the Devil: The Political Economy of Privatization in China

Yi-min Lin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190682828
eISBN:
9780190682866
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190682828.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Democratization

From 1978 through the turn of the century China was transformed from a state-owned economy into a predominantly private economy. This fundamental change took place under the Chinese Communist Party ... More

The Citizen Marketer

The Citizen Marketer

Joel Penney

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190658052
eISBN:
9780190658090
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190658052.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

From hashtag activism to the flood of political memes on social media, the landscape of political communication is being transformed by the grassroots circulation of opinion on digital platforms and ... More

UnequalHow America's Courts Undermine Discrimination Law

Unequal: How America's Courts Undermine Discrimination Law

Sandra F. Sperino and Suja A. Thomas

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190278380
eISBN:
9780190682279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190278380.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book describes what happens when workers file employment discrimination cases in federal court, Judges dismiss cases where supervisors grope women, call them whores and sluts, and repeatedly ask ... More

Theorizing Race in the AmericasDouglass, Sarmiento, Du Bois, and Vasconcelos

Theorizing Race in the Americas: Douglass, Sarmiento, Du Bois, and Vasconcelos

Juliet Hooker

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190633691
eISBN:
9780190633714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190633691.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

Theorizing Race in the Americas analyzes the accounts of race formulated by four key thinkers from the Americas: the former slave, abolitionist leader, and thinker, Frederick Douglass; the ... More

The Power of Race in CubaRacial Ideology and Black Consciousness During the Revolution

The Power of Race in Cuba: Racial Ideology and Black Consciousness During the Revolution

Danielle Clealand

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190632298
eISBN:
9780190632335
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190632298.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The Power of Race in Cuba analyzes racial ideologies that negate the existence of racism and their effect on racial progress and activism through the lens of Cuba. Since 1959, Fidel Castro and the ... More

Power and Feminist Agency in CapitalismToward a New Theory of the Political Subject

Power and Feminist Agency in Capitalism: Toward a New Theory of the Political Subject

Claudia Leeb

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190639891
eISBN:
9780190639921
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190639891.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This book provides answers for the questions of the when, who, how, and what of sociopolitical change and finds solutions to the dilemmas inherent in the idea of the political subject. It introduces ... More

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