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Restitution and the Politics of RepairTropes, Imaginaries, Theory

Restitution and the Politics of Repair: Tropes, Imaginaries, Theory

Magdalena Zolkos

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474453097
eISBN:
9781474491105
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474453097.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book develops a political philosophic approach to restitution and repatriation of objects, by arguing that the development of restitutive norms in the West has been auxiliary to the emergence of ... More

Making War on BodiesMilitarisation, Aesthetics and Embodiment in International Politics

Making War on Bodies: Militarisation, Aesthetics and Embodiment in International Politics

Catherine Baker

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474446181
eISBN:
9781474480598
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474446181.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This vibrant collection of essays reveals the intimate politics of how people with a wide range of relationships to war identify with, and against, the military and its gendered and racialised norms. ... More

Disordered ViolenceHow Gender, Race and Heteronormativity Structure Terrorism

Disordered Violence: How Gender, Race and Heteronormativity Structure Terrorism

Caron Gentry

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474424806
eISBN:
9781474480574
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474424806.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Disordered Violence argues that neither mainstream nor critical Terrorism Studies scholarship goes far enough in interrogating the structures that determine how terrorism is understood and therefore ... More

Russia's New AuthoritarianismPutin and the Politics of Order

Russia's New Authoritarianism: Putin and the Politics of Order

David G. Lewis

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474454766
eISBN:
9781474480611
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474454766.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In this book, David Lewis offers an original interpretation of the Russian political system that developed under Vladimir Putin as a new form of authoritarianism. Lewis argues that the Putinist ... More

European IntegrationHistorical Trajectories, Geopolitical Contexts

European Integration: Historical Trajectories, Geopolitical Contexts

Johann P. Arnason

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474455893
eISBN:
9781474480604
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474455893.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Different understandings of European integration, its background and present problems are represented in this book, but they share an emphasis on historical processes, geopolitical dynamics and ... More

Presidential Privilege and the Freedom of Information Act

Presidential Privilege and the Freedom of Information Act

Kevin M. Baron

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781474442442
eISBN:
9781474465281
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442442.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Executive privilege (EP) as a political tool has created a grey area of constitutional power between the legislative and executive branches. By focusing on the post-WWII political usage of executive ... More

Post-Colonial Settlement Strategy

Post-Colonial Settlement Strategy

Ehud Eiran

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474437578
eISBN:
9781474465274
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474437578.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Settlement projects are sustained clusters of policies that allow states to strategically plan, implement and support the permanent transfer of nationals into a territory not under their ... More

Raymond Aron's Philosophy of Political ResponsibilityFreedom, Democracy and National Identity

Raymond Aron's Philosophy of Political Responsibility: Freedom, Democracy and National Identity

Christopher Adair-Toteff

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781474447089
eISBN:
9781474465298
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474447089.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book explores the crucial concept of responsibility and the critical role it plays in Raymond Aron’s political philosophy. This book argues that it is a key concept that is found throughout ... More

Democratic BiopoliticsPopular Sovereignty and the Power of Life

Democratic Biopolitics: Popular Sovereignty and the Power of Life

Sergei Prozorov

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474449342
eISBN:
9781474459839
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474449342.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Contemporary studies of biopolitics tend to assume that the rise of biopolitical governance entails the eclipse of democracy. The abstract egalitarianism of democratic government appears to be ... More

The Constructivist Turn in Political Representation

The Constructivist Turn in Political Representation

Lisa Disch, Mathijs van de Sande, and Nadia Urbinati (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474442602
eISBN:
9781474459860
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442602.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This is the first edited volume to provide a comprehensive introduction and a critical exploration of the constructivist turn in political representation. Divided into three thematic parts, the 13 ... More

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