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Appropriating HobbesLegacies in Political, Legal, and International Thought

Appropriating Hobbes: Legacies in Political, Legal, and International Thought

David Boucher

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198817215
eISBN:
9780191858741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817215.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The aim of this book is not to trace the changing fortunes of the interpretation of one of the most sophisticated and famous political philosophers who ever lived, but to glimpse here and there his ... More

The Cities on the HillHow Urban Insitutions Transform National Politics

The Cities on the Hill: How Urban Insitutions Transform National Politics

Thomas K. Ogorzalek

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190668877
eISBN:
9780190668914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190668877.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Recent electoral cycles have drawn attention to an urban–rural divide at the heart of American politics. This book traces the origins of red and blue America. The urbanicity divide began with the ... More

Colonial Capitalism and the Dilemmas of Liberalism

Colonial Capitalism and the Dilemmas of Liberalism

Onur Ulas Ince

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190637293
eISBN:
9780190637323
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190637293.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, UK Politics

This book analyzes the relationship between liberalism and empire from the perspective of political economy. It investigates the formative impact of “colonial capitalism” on the historical ... More

Compulsion in ReligionSaddam Hussein, Islam, and the Roots of Insurgencies in Iraq

Compulsion in Religion: Saddam Hussein, Islam, and the Roots of Insurgencies in Iraq

Samuel Helfont

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190843311
eISBN:
9780190843342
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190843311.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Compulsion in Religion relies on extensive research with Ba’thist archives to investigate the roots of the religious insurgencies that erupted in Iraq following the American-led invasion in 2003. The ... More

Emotional ChoicesHow the Logic of Affect Shapes Coercive Diplomacy

Emotional Choices: How the Logic of Affect Shapes Coercive Diplomacy

Robin Markwica

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198794349
eISBN:
9780191835858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198794349.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In coercive diplomacy, states threaten military action to persuade opponents to change their behavior. The goal is to achieve a target’s compliance without incurring the cost in blood and treasure of ... More

From Here and ThereDiaspora Policies, Integration, and Social Rights Beyond Borders

From Here and There: Diaspora Policies, Integration, and Social Rights Beyond Borders

Alexandra Délano Alonso

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190688578
eISBN:
9780190688615
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190688578.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Assistance for immigrants to learn English, receive health services, open a bank account, apply for naturalization, or get a work certification is generally considered the responsibility of the ... More

The IMF and the Politics of Austerity in the Wake of the Global Financial Crisis

The IMF and the Politics of Austerity in the Wake of the Global Financial Crisis

Ben Clift

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198813088
eISBN:
9780191851070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813088.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The book provides a path-breaking comprehensive analysis of how the IMF approach to fiscal policy has evolved since 2008, the Fund’s role within the politics of austerity, and how it worked to shape ... More

The Only Constant is ChangeTechnology, Political Communication, and Innovation Over Time

The Only Constant is Change: Technology, Political Communication, and Innovation Over Time

Ben Epstein

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190698980
eISBN:
9780190699017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190698980.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

The Only Constant Is Change presents and tests the political communication cycle (PCC), a model describing how political actors and organizations make decisions about if, how, and when to innovate ... More

Outsourcing WelfareHow the Money Immigrants Send Home Contributes to Stability in Developing Countries

Outsourcing Welfare: How the Money Immigrants Send Home Contributes to Stability in Developing Countries

Roy Germano

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190862848
eISBN:
9780190862879
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190862848.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Economy

This book is about how remittances—the money international migrants send to family members in their home countries—contribute to economic, political, and social stability in developing countries. ... More

Rentier IslamismThe Influence of the Muslim Brotherhood in Gulf Monarchies

Rentier Islamism: The Influence of the Muslim Brotherhood in Gulf Monarchies

Courtney Freer

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190861995
eISBN:
9780190862022
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190861995.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This book, using contemporary history and original empirical research, updates traditional rentier state theory, which largely fails to account for the existence of Islamist movements, by ... More

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