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Racing to the TopHow Energy Fuels System Leadership in World Politics

Racing to the Top: How Energy Fuels System Leadership in World Politics

William R. Thompson and Leila Zakhirova

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190699680
eISBN:
9780190909574
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190699680.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

Over the past two millennia, one state has tended to lead as the foremost producer of energy and new technology. While it has not been fully recognized, these leads have become increasingly reliant ... More

Immigration and Democracy

Immigration and Democracy

Sarah Song

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190909222
eISBN:
9780190909253
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190909222.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Immigration and Democracy develops an intermediate ethical position on immigration between closed borders and open borders. It argues that states have the right to control borders, but this right is ... More

Plausible LegalityLegal Culture and Political Imperative in the Global War on Terror

Plausible Legality: Legal Culture and Political Imperative in the Global War on Terror

Rebecca Sanders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190870553
eISBN:
9780190870584
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190870553.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

After 9/11, American officials authorized numerous contentious counterterrorism practices including torture, extraordinary rendition, indefinite detention, trial by military commission, targeted ... More

BlunderBritain's War in Iraq

Blunder: Britain's War in Iraq

Patrick Porter

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198807964
eISBN:
9780191845758
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807964.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Why did Britain invade Iraq in March 2003? Debate around Iraq focuses often on illegality, lies, incompetence, or the personal psychology of Tony Blair. ‘Operation Telic’ is often presented as a war ... More

Women as Foreign Policy LeadersNational Security and Gender Politics in Superpower America

Women as Foreign Policy Leaders: National Security and Gender Politics in Superpower America

Sylvia Bashevkin

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190875374
eISBN:
9780190875404
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190875374.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

What is known about women’s participation as decision-makers in international affairs? Is it fair to assume, as many observers do, that female elites will mirror the relatively pacifist preferences ... More

UnsurpassedThe Popular Appeal of Franklin Roosevelt

Unsurpassed: The Popular Appeal of Franklin Roosevelt

Helmut Norpoth

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190882747
eISBN:
9780190882778
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190882747.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Franklin Roosevelt’s popular appeal is traced to his actions as commander-in-chief, a shorthand for his handling of foreign policy. Norpoth has mined a treasure trove of polls conducted during the ... More

This American MomentA Feminist Christian Realist Intervention

This American Moment: A Feminist Christian Realist Intervention

Caron E. Gentry

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190901264
eISBN:
9780190901295
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190901264.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

This American Moment focuses on the concept of anxiety politics by arguing that America is in crisis. Those who uphold or participate in racist and misogynist politics are threatened by changes to ... More

The Struggle for Freedom from FearContesting Violence against Women at the Frontiers of Globalization

The Struggle for Freedom from Fear: Contesting Violence against Women at the Frontiers of Globalization

Alison Brysk

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190901516
eISBN:
9780190901554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190901516.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

One out of three women in the world has suffered gender-based violence. Yet from #metoo to Malala to Maria da Penha, women are rising up and pushing back. The purpose of this book is to show how to ... More

The Rise of Neoliberal Feminism

The Rise of Neoliberal Feminism

Catherine A. Rottenberg

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190901226
eISBN:
9780190901257
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190901226.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

Through an in-depth analysis of bestselling “how-to-succeed” books along with popular television shows and well-trafficked “mommy” blogs, The Rise of Neoliberal Feminism demonstrates how the notion ... More

Rethinking Racial Justice

Rethinking Racial Justice

Andrew Valls

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190860554
eISBN:
9780190860592
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190860554.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

American society continues to be characterized by deep racial inequality that is a legacy of slavery and Jim Crow. What does justice demand in response? In this book, Andrew Valls argues that justice ... More

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