Political Science

The Making of the Modern State

The Making of the Modern State

Nelson provides a historical overview of the theoretical and ideological evolution of the modern state, from pre-state and pre-modern state...

The International Thought of Martin Wight

The International Thought of Martin Wight

Martin Wight (1913-1972) was one of the most original and enigmatic international thinkers of the twentieth century. This new study,...

The Inevitable Alliance

The Inevitable Alliance

Parsi defends U.S. foreign policy for its current understanding of the ‘new world disorder,’ despite expressing his concern over the...

The Impact of Radical Right-Wing Parties in West European Democracies

The Impact of Radical Right-Wing Parties in West European Democracies

This book contends that far-right parties play pivotal roles in setting the tone of political debates, shaping the political party...

The History and Politics of Voting Technology

The History and Politics of Voting Technology

Saltman traces the evolution of voting technology in the USA, from voice to digital, highlighting how the antiquated systems in...

The Hidden History of Realism

The Hidden History of Realism

Challenging the received notions of International Relations theory about a central tradition – Realism – Molloy demonstrates how a belief...

The Future of Political Islam

The Future of Political Islam

This survey of trends in the Muslim world, from Morocco to the Philippines, contends that while political Islam is the...

The Failure of Democratic Nation Building

The Failure of Democratic Nation Building

Throughout history authoritarian governments have outnumbered democratic ones to an overwhelming degree. Even today, true democracies are an exception. In...

The Dynamics of Israeli-Palestinian Relations

The Dynamics of Israeli-Palestinian Relations

While conflict has long dominated relations between Israel and the Palestinians, this fascinating book asks the counterintuitive question: why has...

The Core of Japanese Democracy

The Core of Japanese Democracy

This book seeks to explain how politics actually operates in the Japanese Diet using the author’s bilayer theory or dual...

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