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  1. Governance for Sustainable Development

    Governance for Sustainable Development

    Edited by William M. Lafferty
    This book is an original study of the challenge of implementing sustainable development in Western democracies. It highlights the obstacles which sustainable development presents for strategic governance and critically examines how these problems can best be overcome in a variety of different political contexts. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 181.00   Web: $ 162.90
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    2006   Paperback Price: $ 56.00   Web: $ 44.80
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  2. The Future of Europe – Revisited

    The Future of Europe – Revisited

    Peter Coffey
    Europe is at a major crossroads in its post-World War II history. The European Union (EU) has not only successfully adopted the euro as a common currency but it has also included twelve more member states. In this comprehensive volume, Peter Coffey, author of The Future of Europe (Edward Elgar, 1995), examines the major issues and challenges facing Europe and presents a concise and up-to-date analysis of the economic, political and social issues facing the EU following enlargement. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 129.00   Web: $ 116.10
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    2004   Paperback Price: $ 56.00   Web: $ 44.80
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  3. Culture, Institutions and Economic Development

    Culture, Institutions and Economic Development

    Michael Keating, John Loughlin, Kris Deschouwer
    This book offers a systematic comparison of eight distinct regions and stateless nations, each with its own historical identity, but which is constantly being rebuilt in changing economic and political conditions. Avoiding economic or cultural determinism, the authors show how region-builders can shape their own responses to global challenges to produce models of development reflecting differing understandings and social compromises. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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    2005   Paperback Price: $ 51.00   Web: $ 40.80
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  4. The Political Economy of the Environment

    The Political Economy of the Environment

    James K. Boyce
    In a provocative and original analysis, James K. Boyce examines the dynamics of environmental degradation in terms of the balances of power between the winners and the losers. He provides evidence that inequalities of power and wealth affect not only the distribution of environmental costs, but also their overall magnitude: greater inequalities result in more environmental degradation. Democratization – movement toward a more equitable distribution of power – therefore is not only a worthwhile objective in its own right, but also an important means toward the social goals of environmental protection and sustainable development. Learn More
    2002   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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    2002   Paperback Price: $ 47.00   Web: $ 37.60
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  5. The Politics of Modern Europe

    The Politics of Modern Europe

    Michael Keating
    This major text has been thoroughly revised and updated for the second edition. It sheds new light on the changing roles of the state in Europe and the European Union. Learn More
    1999   Paperback Price: $ 43.00   Web: $ 34.40
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  6. The New Regionalism in Western Europe

    The New Regionalism in Western Europe

    Michael Keating
    In the 1990s, the states of western Europe faced twin challenges, from above in the shape of globalization and European integration, and from below in the form of new regionalist movements. In this authoritative book, Michael Keating traces the historical origins of regionalism, showing that territorial politics has always been a feature of the west European state. Learn More
    1998   Hardback Price: $ 134.00   Web: $ 120.60
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    2000   Paperback Price: $ 47.00   Web: $ 37.60
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  7. Democracy and the Environment

    Democracy and the Environment

    Edited by William M. Lafferty, James Meadowcroft
    A complex relationship exists between democratic politics and the management of the environment. Democracy and the Environment presents major new work on the challenges and dilemmas which environmental problems pose for the processes of democratic politics. Learn More
    1998   Paperback Price: $ 43.00   Web: $ 34.40
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  8. European Economic Integration

    European Economic Integration

    Dennis Swann
    This major new book is the most up-to-date general survey of economic and political integration in the European Union. Recent key developments deriving from the Maastricht Treaty and the Single European Act are highlighted including the completion of the Single Market, the prospects for EMU, the Community budget, and the reform of the CAP. The main ingredients of EMU are discussed and the Maastricht monetary plan is critically explained. This is followed by an analysis of the Community budget to 1999 and the related reform of the CAP. Professor Swann also surveys the two other treaty pillars – Co-operation on Justice and Home Affairs and the development of Common Foreign and Security Policy. Learn More
    1996   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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    1996   Paperback Price: $ 47.00   Web: $ 37.60
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  9. THE FUTURE OF EUROPE

    THE FUTURE OF EUROPE

    Peter Coffey
    The Future of Europe focuses on the main policy areas where European leaders must take decisions over the coming years. The issues discussed include the EC’s policies for enlargement, greater depth, economic and monetary integration, foreign affairs, defence and citizenship rights. The author, Peter Coffey, offers a considered assessment of the move towards European integration, praising the achievements but also expressing concern about the lack of democratic control in the EC and its inability to co-ordinate its economic, monetary and foreign policies. European union, he argues, must be a selective coming together – a Europe à la carte – if the rights of the individual are to be reconciled with the necessity of creating a common front in selected critically important areas. Written in an accessible and informative style, this key policy book introduces students, teachers and others to the central economic, social and political issues facing present-day Europe. Learn More
    1995   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
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    1995   Paperback Price: $ 49.00   Web: $ 39.20
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  10. Continuity and Change in Contemporary Europe

    Continuity and Change in Contemporary Europe

    Clive H. Church, Gisela Hendriks
    Continuity and Change in Contemporary Europe focuses on the dramatic events in Eastern and Western Europe over recent years, events which have not produced the ‘golden age’ which many people expected when the Berlin Wall came down. In fact, Europe in the 1990s is, the authors argue, in many ways a more uncertain place than it was before 1989. Learn More
    1995   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  11. The New Democracies in Eastern Europe

    The New Democracies in Eastern Europe

    Edited by Sten Berglund, Jan Å. Dellenbrant
    The New Democracies in Eastern Europe presents a genuinely comparative perspective on the old and new party systems. Featuring detailed assessment and analysis of the situation in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria, the volume draws upon research and opinion from a distinguished group of European scholars. Recognising that many of the social and political problems of the inter-war period continue to make themselves felt, the authors contend that the breakdown of the old authoritarian system was a by-product of a built-in and progressively worsening legitimacy crisis. Despite the great progress made by some East European countries, recent events confirm the view that authoritarianism has not lost its appeal. Learn More
    1994   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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    1994   Paperback Price: $ 49.00   Web: $ 39.20
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  12. The European Challenges Post-1992

    The European Challenges Post-1992

    Edited by Alexis Jacquemin, David Wright
    In seeking to answer these questions, The European Challenges Post-1992 offers a multidisciplinary, qualitative approach, throwing new light on the aspirations and preoccupations aroused by the promise of the Community. Centring on socio-political and cultural concerns and their interplay with economic phenomena, this important book combines expert opinion from 12 large European research institutes – each of which provides an analysis of the major factors shaping the future of their own country – with the views of leading industrialists and business leaders. The editors bring together these different views and interpretations to offer a comprehensive assessment of the Community’s future. Learn More
    1993   Hardback Price: $ 199.00   Web: $ 179.10
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    1993   Paperback Price: $ 57.00   Web: $ 45.60
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  13. Russia in Flux

    Russia in Flux

    Edited by David Lane
    Russia in Flux offers an incisive and penetrating analysis of social and political change within the Soviet Union from Gorbachev's accession to the formation of the Commonwealth of Independent States. Learn More
    1992   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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    1993   Paperback Price: $ 49.00   Web: $ 39.20
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