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Liberal Peace TransitionsBetween Statebuilding and Peacebuilding

Liberal Peace Transitions: Between Statebuilding and Peacebuilding

Oliver P. Richmond and Jason Franks

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638765
eISBN:
9780748652761
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638765.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Since the early 1990s, the projects of peace-building and state-building have increasingly been integrated. Since the early 2000s, this has been mainly an outcome of the United States' and the United ... More

Luck EgalitarianismEquality, Responsibility, and Justice

Luck Egalitarianism: Equality, Responsibility, and Justice

Carl Knight

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638697
eISBN:
9780748652815
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638697.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

How far does our responsibility for one another's well-being extend? At what point, if ever, is each person be responsible for success or failure in running their own life? How should we decide which ... More

Men of InfluenceStalin's Diplomats in Europe, 1930-1939

Men of Influence: Stalin's Diplomats in Europe, 1930-1939

Sabine Dullin and Editions Payot

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748622191
eISBN:
9780748651290
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748622191.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

Making an addition to the new historiography of mid-twentieth-century Soviet history, the author of this book has researched the history of Soviet diplomacy from 1930 to 1939 through a variety of ... More

The Modern SNPFrom Protest to Power

The Modern SNP: From Protest to Power

Gerry Hassan (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639908
eISBN:
9780748672080
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639908.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The Scottish National Party (SNP) has played a significant role in the politics of Scotland in the last forty years. In particular, it has contributed to and shaped the impact and dynamics of ... More

Multicultural ImmunisationLiberalism and Esposito

Multicultural Immunisation: Liberalism and Esposito

Alexej Ulbricht

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780748695393
eISBN:
9781474408707
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748695393.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Multiculturalism has recently been declared dead; at the same time, the value of diversity is still emphasised. How can we explain this? This book sets out to completely reassess liberal theories of ... More

Neo-Liberal IdeologyHistory, Concepts and Policies

Neo-Liberal Ideology: History, Concepts and Policies

Rachel S. Turner

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748632688
eISBN:
9780748652792
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632688.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Neo-liberalism has been one of the most influential ideologies since the Second World War. This book provides an original account of its intellectual foundations, development, and conceptual ... More

The New Russian Nationalism"Imperialism, Ethnicity and Authoritarianism 2000-2015"

The New Russian Nationalism: "Imperialism, Ethnicity and Authoritarianism 2000-2015"

Pål Kolstø and Helge Blakkisrud (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781474410427
eISBN:
9781474418751
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410427.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Nationalism is featuring increasingly in Russian society and public discourse; not least as a reaction to what many Russians see as the uncontrolled influx of labour migrants from the Caucasus and ... More

Obama's America

Obama's America

Carl Pedersen

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638949
eISBN:
9780748672059
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638949.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The year 2008 will be remembered as the moment when the United States elected its first African American president. This book seeks to place the extraordinary rise of Barack Obama within the larger ... More

Political Discourse and National Identity in Scotland

Political Discourse and National Identity in Scotland

Murray Stewart Leith and Daniel P. J. Soule

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748637362
eISBN:
9780748652914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748637362.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book addresses issues of national identity and nationalism in Scotland from a political and linguistic perspective, comparing a variety of attitudes and opinions from the political elite to the ... More

The Political Mindor 'How to Think Differently'

The Political Mind: or 'How to Think Differently'

Kieran Laird

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623860
eISBN:
9780748652808
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623860.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

What does it mean to ‘think differently’? What are the conditions under which original thought can take place and what are the obstacles to it? The ability to create thoughts is what lies at the base ... More

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