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Politics in Europe

Politics in Europe

Seventh Edition

February 2018 | 736 pages | CQ Press
Thoroughly updated, this seventh edition remains an approachable yet rigorous introduction to the region—the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Russia, Poland, and the European Union. Its strong analytic framework and organization, coupled with detailed country coverage written by country experts, ensure that students not only get a robust introduction to each country, but also are able to make meaningful cross-national comparisons. Key updates include the latest in European politics, including recent election results, and coverage of key social and political issues including globalization, terrorism, immigration, gender, religion, and transatlantic relations.
Part I. United Kingdom, Christopher J. Carman
1.1 The Context of British Politics
1.2 Where Is the Power?
1.3 Who Has the Power?
1.4 How Is Power Used?
1.5 What Is the Future of British Politics
Part II. France, William Safran and Michelle Hale Williiams
2.1 The Context of French Politics
2.2 Where Is the Power?
2.3 Who Has the Power?
2.4 How Is Power Used?
2.5 What Is the Future of French Politics?
Part III. Germany, David P. Conradt
3.1 The Context of German Politics
3.2 Where Is the Power?
3.3 Who Has the Power?
3.4 How Is Power Used?
3.5 What Is the Future of German Politics?
Part IV. Italy, Raffaella Y. Nanetti and Robert Leonardi
4.1 The Context of Italian Politics
4.2 Where Is the Power?
4.3 Who Has the Power
4.4 How Is Power Used?
4.5 What Is the Future of Italian Politics?
Part V. Sweden, M. Donald Hancock
5.1 The Context of Swedish Politics
5.2 Where Is the Power?
5.3 Who Has the Power?
5.4 How Is Power Used?
5.5 What is the Future of Swedish Politics?
Part VI. Russia, Stephen White and Mary Nelle Hampton
6.1 The Context of Russian Politics
6.2 Where Is the Power?
6.3 Who Has the Power?
6.4 How Is Power Used?
6.5 What Is the Future of Russian Politics?
Part VII. Poland, Marjorie Castle
7.1 The Context of Polish Politics
7.2 Where Is the Power?
7.3 Who Has the Power?
7.4 How Is Power Used?
7.5 What Is the Future of Polish Politics?
Part VIII. European Union, M. Donald Hancock
8.1 The Context of European Union Politics
8.2 Where Is the Power?
8.3 Who Has the Power?
8.4 How Is Power Used?
8.5 What Is the Future of European Union Politics?

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ISBN: 9781506399096