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Islam in the BalanceIdeational Threats in Arab Politics

Islam in the Balance: Ideational Threats in Arab Politics

Lawrence Rubin

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804790796
eISBN:
9780804792103
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790796.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book analyzes how ideas, or political ideology, can threaten states and how states react to ideational threats. It examines the threat perception and policies of two Arab, Muslim majority ... More

The Japanese Challenge to the American Neoliberal World OrderIdentity, Meaning, and Foreign Policy

The Japanese Challenge to the American Neoliberal World Order: Identity, Meaning, and Foreign Policy

Yong Wook Lee

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758123
eISBN:
9780804787536
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758123.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explicitly links capitalism to Japan's particular foreign economic policy choices, offering a historically informed account of the nature and evolution of the Japanese challenge to ... More

Judging PolicyCourts and Policy Reform in Democratic Brazil

Judging Policy: Courts and Policy Reform in Democratic Brazil

Matthew M. Taylor

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758116
eISBN:
9780804786799
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758116.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Courts, like other government institutions, shape public policy. But how are they drawn into the policy process, and how are patterns of policy debate shaped by the institutional structure of the ... More

Learning to ForgetUS Army Counterinsurgency Doctrine and Practice from Vietnam to Iraq

Learning to Forget: US Army Counterinsurgency Doctrine and Practice from Vietnam to Iraq

David Fitzgerald

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804785815
eISBN:
9780804786423
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785815.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This book details the relationship between the US Army’s counterinsurgency doctrine and its changing lessons of Vietnam. The US Army, battered by its experience in Vietnam, radically reshaped its ... More

The Library and the WorkshopSocial Democracy and Capitalism in the Knowledge Age

The Library and the Workshop: Social Democracy and Capitalism in the Knowledge Age

Jenny Andersson

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762632
eISBN:
9780804772921
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762632.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book offers a detailed account of the way that social democracy today makes sense of capitalism. In particular, it challenges the idea that social democracy has gone “neoliberal,” arguing that ... More

Lobbying for InclusionRights Politics and the Making of Immigration Policy

Lobbying for Inclusion: Rights Politics and the Making of Immigration Policy

Carolyn Wong

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804751759
eISBN:
9780804767750
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804751759.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

In every decade since the passage of the Hart Cellar Act of 1965, Congress has faced conflicting pressures: to restrict legal immigration and to provide employers with unregulated access to migrant ... More

Looking for BalanceChina, the United States, and Power Balancing in East Asia

Looking for Balance: China, the United States, and Power Balancing in East Asia

Steve Chan

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804778206
eISBN:
9780804778473
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804778206.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Debate surrounding “China's rise” and the prospects of its possible challenge to America's preeminence in international relations in East Asia has focused on two questions, rooted in power-balancing ... More

Middle East AuthoritarianismsGovernance, Contestation, and Regime Resilience in Syria and Iran

Middle East Authoritarianisms: Governance, Contestation, and Regime Resilience in Syria and Iran

Steven Heydemann and Reinoud Leenders (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804783019
eISBN:
9780804784351
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783019.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The developments of early 2011 have left the political landscape of the Middle East changed but recognizable. Even as urgent struggles continue, it remains clear that authoritarianism will survive ... More

Militants or PartisansLabor Unions and Democratic Politics in Korea and Taiwan

Militants or Partisans: Labor Unions and Democratic Politics in Korea and Taiwan

Yoonkyung Lee

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775373
eISBN:
9780804781749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775373.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The exceptional experiences of South Korea and Taiwan in combining high growth and liberal democracy in a relatively short and similar timetable have brought scholarly attention to their economic and ... More

The Nuclear Renaissance and International Security

The Nuclear Renaissance and International Security

Adam N. Stulberg and Matthew Fuhrmann

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804784177
eISBN:
9780804785303
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784177.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Interest in nuclear energy has surged in recent years. Many tout this as important for meeting growing energy needs and redressing the problem of global climate change. Yet there are also risks that ... More

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