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Chile, the CIA and the Cold WarA Transatlantic Perspective

Chile, the CIA and the Cold War: A Transatlantic Perspective

James Lockhart

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474435611
eISBN:
9781474465243
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474435611.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book reinterprets the history of Chile, the CIA and the Cold War. It blends national, regional, and world-historical trends from Chile -- from the appearance of its labor movement in the late ... More

Cognitive Bias in Intelligence AnalysisTesting the Analysis of Competing Hypotheses Method

Cognitive Bias in Intelligence Analysis: Testing the Analysis of Competing Hypotheses Method

Martha Whitesmith

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474466349
eISBN:
9781474491112
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474466349.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Belief, Bias and Intelligence outlines an approach for reducing the risk of cognitive biases impacting intelligence analysis that draws from experimental research in the social sciences. It critiques ... More

Politics and Policy in China's Social Assistance ReformProviding for the Poor?

Politics and Policy in China's Social Assistance Reform: Providing for the Poor?

Daniel R. Hammond

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474420112
eISBN:
9781474460149
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474420112.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Every day in the People's Republic of China tens of millions of people receive help from the state through the minimum livelihood guarantee (dibao). What began as a reform in the city of Shanghai in ... More

The Politics of Debt and Europe's Relations with the 'South'

The Politics of Debt and Europe's Relations with the 'South'

Stefan Nygard (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474461405
eISBN:
9781474491167
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474461405.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

While debt has the capacity to sustain social relations by joining together the two parties of a debt relation, it also contains the risk of deteriorating into domination and bargaining. Throughout ... 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

Resisting MilitarismDirect Action and the Politics of Subversion

Resisting Militarism: Direct Action and the Politics of Subversion

Chris Rossdale

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474443036
eISBN:
9781474465335
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474443036.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

In the past 15 years, anti-militarist activists in the UK have auctioned off a tank outside an arms fair, superglued themselves to Lockheed Martin’s central London offices and stopped a battleship ... More

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

Ruth Davidson's Conservatives: The Scottish Tory Party, 2011-19

Ruth Davidson's Conservatives: The Scottish Tory Party, 2011-19

David Torrance (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474455626
eISBN:
9781474491181
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474455626.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Examines the startling revival of the Scottish Conservative Party under Ruth Davidson’s leadership: A very timely retrospective study of the Scottish Conservative Party's revival under Ruth ... More

Soviet DefectorsRevelations of Renegade Intelligence Officers, 1924-1954

Soviet Defectors: Revelations of Renegade Intelligence Officers, 1924-1954

Kevin Riehle

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474467230
eISBN:
9781474491143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474467230.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This book identifies 88 Soviet intelligence officers who defected from 1924 to 1954 and provides an aggregate analysis of their information to uncover Soviet strategic priorities and concerns. When ... More

Turkey's Necropolitical LaboratoryDemocracy, Violence and Resistance

Turkey's Necropolitical Laboratory: Democracy, Violence and Resistance

Banu Bargu (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474450263
eISBN:
9781474476539
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474450263.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Turkey’s democratic regime and its vicissitudes are dependent on a necropolitical undercurrent. This book presents a bold collection of essays that evaluate Turkey’s recent history from the ... More

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