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100 Years of the Nineteenth AmendmentAn Appraisal of Women's Political Activism

100 Years of the Nineteenth Amendment: An Appraisal of Women's Political Activism

Holly J. McCammon and Lee Ann Banaszak (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190265144
eISBN:
9780190265175
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190265144.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

100 Years of the Nineteenth Amendment looks back at the century since the amendment giving women in the United States the right to vote was ratified. The volume asks: how has women’s political ... More

MarketcraftHow Governments Make Markets Work

Marketcraft: How Governments Make Markets Work

Steven K. Vogel

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190699857
eISBN:
9780190699888
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190699857.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Modern-day markets do not arise spontaneously but are crafted by individuals, by firms, and most of all, by governments. Thus marketcraft represents a core function of government comparable to ... More

Just ResponsibilityA Human Rights Theory of Global Justice

Just Responsibility: A Human Rights Theory of Global Justice

Brooke A. Ackerly

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190662936
eISBN:
9780190662974
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190662936.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

When disaster strikes, what is the just thing to do? When local or global crisis threatens the human rights of large parts of humanity, what is the just thing to do? Can we respond to injustices in ... More

Is Racial Equality Unconstitutional?

Is Racial Equality Unconstitutional?

Mark Golub

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190683603
eISBN:
9780190683634
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190683603.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

Discussions of race in American law and politics have been captured by the figure of the color-blind Constitution. Whether embraced as an ideal of constitutional equality or rejected for perpetuating ... More

Governing the World's Biggest MarketThe Politics of Derivatives Regulation After the 2008 Crisis

Governing the World's Biggest Market: The Politics of Derivatives Regulation After the 2008 Crisis

Eric Helleiner, Stefano Pagliari, and Irene Spagna (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190864576
eISBN:
9780190869557
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190864576.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

In the wake of the 2008 global financial crisis, the regulation of the world’s enormous derivatives markets assumed center stage on the international public policy agenda. Critics argued that loose ... More

Piety and Public OpinionUnderstanding Indonesian Islam

Piety and Public Opinion: Understanding Indonesian Islam

Thomas B. Pepinsky, R. William Liddle, and Saiful Mujani

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190697808
eISBN:
9780190697839
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190697808.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

Across the Muslim world, religion plays an increasingly prominent role in both the private and public lives of over a billion people. Observers struggle to understand the consequences of this Islamic ... More

The Logic of American Nuclear StrategyWhy Strategic Superiority Matters

The Logic of American Nuclear Strategy: Why Strategic Superiority Matters

Matthew Kroenig

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190849184
eISBN:
9780190870591
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849184.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

What kind of nuclear strategy and posture does the United States need to defend itself and its allies? According to conventional wisdom, the answer to this question is straightforward: the United ... More

Incentivizing PeaceHow International Organizations Can Help Prevent Civil Wars in Member Countries

Incentivizing Peace: How International Organizations Can Help Prevent Civil Wars in Member Countries

Jaroslav Tir and Johannes Karreth

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190699512
eISBN:
9780190699550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190699512.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Civil wars are one of the most pressing problems facing the world. Common approaches such as mediation, intervention, and peacekeeping have produced some results in managing ongoing civil wars, but ... More

Gender and Representation in Latin America

Gender and Representation in Latin America

Leslie A. Schwindt-Bayer (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190851224
eISBN:
9780190851262
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190851224.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

In the past thirty years, women’s representation and gender equality has developed unevenly in Latin America. Some countries have experienced large increases in gender equality in political offices, ... More

Will China's Rise Be Peaceful?The Rise of a Great Power in Theory, History, Politics , and the Future

Will China's Rise Be Peaceful?: The Rise of a Great Power in Theory, History, Politics , and the Future

Asle Toje (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190675387
eISBN:
9780190675424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190675387.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The rise of China will undoubtedly be one of the great spectacles of the twenty-first century. More than a dramatic symbol of the redistribution of global wealth, the event has marked the end of the ... More

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