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Discourse and KnowledgeThe Making of Enlightenment Sociology

Discourse and Knowledge: The Making of Enlightenment Sociology

Piet Strydom

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238058
eISBN:
9781846312960
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312960
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

By closely analysing the contributions of such theorists as More, Hobbes, Vico, Montesquieu, Ferguson and Millar to the emergence of sociology in its original form, this book follows the discursive ... More

Environmental Pollution Studies

Environmental Pollution Studies

Gerry Best

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239239
eISBN:
9781846313035
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313035
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This book examines a number of important contemporary environmental issues. The topics covered include sewage treatment, eutrophication, air pollution, acid rain, global warming and pollution from ... More

French Scientific and Cultural Diplomacy

French Scientific and Cultural Diplomacy

Philippe Lane

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318658
eISBN:
9781846317989
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318658.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The work explores the spread of French science and culture beyond the borders of France, and focuses on the deliberate measures enacted by successive French governments to make such dissemination as ... More

Gladstone Centenary Essays

Gladstone Centenary Essays

David Bebbington and Roger Swift (eds)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239253
eISBN:
9781846313202
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313202
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

W. E. Gladstone towers over the politics of the nineteenth century. He is known for his policies of financial rectitude, his campaigns to settle the Irish question, and his championship of the rights ... More

Global America?The Cultural Consequences of Globalization

Global America?: The Cultural Consequences of Globalization

Ulrich Beck, Nathan Sznaider, and Rainer Winter (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239185
eISBN:
9781846313219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313219
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Many contemporary issues cannot be readily or fully understood at the level of the nation state and the concept of globalization is used to develop understanding through the analysis of global ... More

The Long Road to Peace in Northern IrelandPeace Lectures from the Institute of Irish Studies at Liverpool University

The Long Road to Peace in Northern Ireland: Peace Lectures from the Institute of Irish Studies at Liverpool University

Marianne Elliott (ed.)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310652
eISBN:
9781846314155
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314155
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The first edition of this book included essays from Senator George J. Mitchell, Sir David Goodall, Sir George Quigley, Lord Owen, and Niall O'Dowd among others, and demonstrated the evolution of ... More

The Macbride PrinciplesIrish America Strikes Back

The Macbride Principles: Irish America Strikes Back

Kevin McNamara

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312175
eISBN:
9781846315893
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315893
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The MacBride Principles contained nine affirmative action proposals aimed at eliminating religious discrimination in the employment practices of United States corporations with subsidiaries in ... More

Migration, Mobility and Modernization

Migration, Mobility and Modernization

David Siddle (ed.)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238836
eISBN:
9781846313578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313578
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

For almost a hundred years, the academic study of migration concentrated on evolving standardised models of migration behaviour based on data from censuses or the registration of births, marriages ... More

The MomentTime and Rupture in Modern Thought

The Moment: Time and Rupture in Modern Thought

Heidrun Friese (ed.)

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239567
eISBN:
9781846314179
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314179
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Modern philosophical thought has a manifold tradition of emphasizing ‘the moment’. ‘The moment’ demands questioning all-too-common notions of time, of past, present and future, uniqueness and ... More

National-Level Planning in Democratic CountriesAn International Comparison of City and Regional Policy-Making

National-Level Planning in Democratic Countries: An International Comparison of City and Regional Policy-Making

Rachelle Alterman (ed.)

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238454
eISBN:
9781846313639
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313639
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

National-level spatial planning in democratic countries has been all but ignored by researchers in urban and regional planning since the reconstruction years following World War II. Being synonymous ... More

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