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14. Accountability in Parliament

14. Accountability in Parliament  

Mark Bennister and Phil Larkin

in Exploring Parliament

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Feb 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852275
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10.1093/hepl/9780198788430.003.0014
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9780198788430
This chapter focuses on the accountability of the government to Parliament. One way to conceptualize the place of the UK Parliament in the accountability process is as part of a ‘chain of ... More
20. Acting for EuropeReassessing the European Union’s Role in International Relations

20. Acting for Europe: Reassessing the European Union’s Role in International Relations  

Christopher Hill, Michael Smith, and Sophie Vanhoonacker

in International Relations and the European Union (3rd edn)

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May 2017
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Sep 2017
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9780191851025
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10.1093/hepl/9780198737322.003.0020
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9780198737322
This chapter summarizes the volume's major findings and revisits the three perspectives on the European Union: as a system of international relations, as a participant in wider ... More
6. Actors, structures, and foreign policy analysis

6. Actors, structures, and foreign policy analysis  

Walter Carlsnaes

in Foreign Policy: Theories, Actors, Cases (3rd edn)

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Aug 2016
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Sep 2017
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9780191850806
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708902.003.0006
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9780198708902
This chapter examines how actors and structures make foreign policy an extremely complicated field of study and how, in view of this complexity, these actors and structures have been ... More
3. The Administrative Organization and Governance of Parliament

3. The Administrative Organization and Governance of Parliament  

Sarah Petit and Ben Yong

in Exploring Parliament

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Feb 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852275
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10.1093/hepl/9780198788430.003.0003
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9780198788430
This chapter discusses the administrative organization and governance of the UK Parliament — that is, the way in which the two Houses of Parliament are directed, managed, and led. More ... More
28. After the Return to Theory:The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies

28. After the Return to Theory:: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies  

Ole Wæver and Barry Buzan

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850776
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0028
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9780198708315
This chapter reflects on the past and present of Security Studies, with a particular focus on the changing periods of theory production and practical problem solving. It begins by tracing ... More
28. After the Return to Theory: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies

28. After the Return to Theory: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies  

Ole Wæver and Barry Buzan

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2018
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Aug 2019
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9780191852053
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10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0028
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9780198804109
This chapter reflects on the past and present of Security Studies, with a particular focus on the changing periods of theory production and practical problem solving. It begins by tracing ... More
19. Agriculture

19. Agriculture  

Ian Bache, Simon Bulmer, Stephen George, and Owen Parker

in Politics in the European Union (4th edn)

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Nov 2014
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Sep 2017
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9780191850950
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10.1093/hepl/9780199689668.003.0019
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9780199689668
This chapter examines the European Union’s policy on agriculture. The importance that the EU has given to the agricultural sector can be attributed in large part to food shortages at the ... More
9. Alliances and Regionalism in the Middle East

9. Alliances and Regionalism in the Middle East  

Louise Fawcett

in International Relations of the Middle East (4th edn)

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May 2016
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Sep 2017
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9780191850783
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708742.003.0010
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9780198708742
This chapter investigates the changing dynamics of regionalism and alliance-making in the Middle East alongside international relations approaches that focus on the role of ideas, ... More
5. America in the 1990s: searching for purpose

5. America in the 1990s: searching for purpose  

John Dumbrell

in US Foreign Policy (2nd edn)

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Feb 2012
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Sep 2017
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9780191850912
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10.1093/hepl/9780199585816.003.0005
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9780199585816
This chapter examines U.S. foreign policy debates and policy management under the direction of George H. W. Bush and Bill Clinton. It first provides an overview of post-Cold War American ... More
7. America in the 1990s: searching for purpose

7. America in the 1990s: searching for purpose  

John Dumbrell

in US Foreign Policy (3rd edn)

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May 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852213
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10.1093/hepl/9780198707578.003.0007
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9780198707578
This chapter examines how the external environment of US foreign policy and internal pressures on policy makers both shifted radically in the 1990s. Internationally, the ‘long 1990s’ were ... More
2. American exceptionalism

2. American exceptionalism  

Daniel Deudney and Jeffrey Meiser

in US Foreign Policy (2nd edn)

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Feb 2012
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Sep 2017
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9780191850912
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10.1093/hepl/9780199585816.003.0002
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9780199585816
This chapter examines how America can be described as different and exceptional. The belief in American exceptionalism is based upon a number of core realities, including American military ... More
3. American exceptionalism

3. American exceptionalism  

Daniel Deudney and Jeffrey W. Meiser

in US Foreign Policy (3rd edn)

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May 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852213
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10.1093/hepl/9780198707578.003.0003
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9780198707578
This chapter argues why we must think of the United States as an exceptional kind of nation with a very distinct past and an equally distinct set of capabilities. It first considers ... More
21. American foreign policy after 9/11

21. American foreign policy after 9/11  

Caroline Kennedy-Pipe

in US Foreign Policy (2nd edn)

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Feb 2012
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Sep 2017
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9780191850912
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10.1093/hepl/9780199585816.003.0021
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9780199585816
This chapter examines U.S. foreign policy after 9/11 with a view to looking at continuities as well as the disjunctions of Washington’s engagement with the world. It first considers the ... More
4. American foreign policy during the Cold War

4. American foreign policy during the Cold War  

Richard Saull

in US Foreign Policy (2nd edn)

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Feb 2012
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Sep 2017
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9780191850912
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10.1093/hepl/9780199585816.003.0004
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9780199585816
This chapter offers a theoretically informed overview of American foreign policy during the Cold War. It covers the main historical developments in U.S. policy: from the breakdown of the ... More
6. American foreign policy during the Cold War

6. American foreign policy during the Cold War  

Richard Saull

in US Foreign Policy (3rd edn)

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May 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852213
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10.1093/hepl/9780198707578.003.0006
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9780198707578
This chapter examines US foreign policy during the Cold War, beginning with an overview of the main historical developments in US policy. It first considers the origins of the Cold War and ... More
22. The American liberal order: from creation to crisis

22. The American liberal order: from creation to crisis  

G. John Ikenberry

in US Foreign Policy (3rd edn)

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May 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852213
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10.1093/hepl/9780198707578.003.0022
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9780198707578
This chapter examines the rise and evolution of the liberal order that was created by the United States and and other liberal democratic states in the decades after World War II, along with ... More
14. Analysing Qualitative Data

14. Analysing Qualitative Data  

Tom Clark, Liam Foster, and Alan Bryman

in How to do your Social Research Project or Dissertation

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Oct 2019
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Oct 2019
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9780191852190
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10.1093/hepl/9780198811060.003.0014
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9780198811060
This chapter discusses the analysis of qualitative material. There are many types of qualitative analysis. Some approaches are related to specific forms of data, whereas others are more ... More
13. Analysing Quantitative Data

13. Analysing Quantitative Data  

Tom Clark, Liam Foster, and Alan Bryman

in How to do your Social Research Project or Dissertation

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Oct 2019
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Oct 2019
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9780191852190
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10.1093/hepl/9780198811060.003.0013
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9780198811060
This chapter discusses two approaches to analyse quantitative data: descriptive statistics and inferential statistics. Descriptive statistics allows the student to summarize and describe ... More
5. Anarchism

5. Anarchism  

David Bates

in Political Ideologies

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May 2017
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Sep 2017
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9780191851032
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10.1093/hepl/9780198727859.003.0005
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9780198727859
This chapter examines the key ideas and concepts of ‘classical’ anarchist thinkers. Among the ideas associated with anarchism are: a belief in the potential of human nature, and a ... More
2. Approaches in comparative politics

2. Approaches in comparative politics  

B. Guy Peters

in Comparative Politics (4th edn)

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Mar 2017
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Sep 2017
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9780191851018
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10.1093/hepl/9780198737421.003.0004
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9780198737421
This chapter examines five main approaches in comparative politics that represent important contributions: old and new institutional analysis, interest approach, ideas approach, individual ... More

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