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1886

Iain Mclean and Alistair McMillan.

in State of the Union

September 2005; p ublished online February 2006 .

Chapter. Subjects: UK Politics. 9847 words.

This chapter examines the unravelling of the Union between 1800 and 1886. The UK of Great Britain and Ireland was created in 1800, and the Union flag then took on its modern design, with...

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1931–1951

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 20300 words.

In David Marquand's alternating chronology, the governments of Clement Attlee marked a moralist-activist collectivist phase. Yet, this was also a transition stage in the Labour Party, and...

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1948–1978

Jacob Taubes, Keith Tribe and Mike Grimshaw.

in To Carl Schmitt

May 2013; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 3272 words.

In the lecture contained in this chapter, Jacob Taubes reflects on the history of his relationship with Carl Schmitt that goes back to 1948 and lasted until 1978, a period of thirty years....

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1951–1964

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 15861 words.

By the early 1950s, the Labour Party was low on intellectual fuel. Though mid-1950s' revisionism eased the immediate problem, it also had a fundamental, lasting aspect: already having...

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1964–1979

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 14732 words.

This chapter argues that few, if any, of the Labour Party's leading politicians during the period 1964–1979 systematically applied the values of principle and intellect to politics,...

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1979–1994

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 15834 words.

Before the 1980s, the Labour Party could electorally afford to give little systematic attention to the issue of qualities of mind and character. However, the revival of the political right...

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1989

John W. Garver.

in China's Quest

January 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 9833 words.

Popular challenge to Communist Party dictatorship in Poland early in 1989 opened a three-year global crisis of communism that generated deep CCP fears about regime survival. In Beijing, a...

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1989

in The Oxford Companion to International Relations

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Relations. 2461 words.

Improbably, the major international developments of 1989 were all on display in the headlines of a single day, 4 June.

1989

in The Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics

January 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 1962 words.

Starting with roundtable negotiations in Poland in February and culminating in the fall of the Berlin Wall in November, 1989

1996

Jennifer Stromer-Galley.

in Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics; Politics. 7807 words.

The 1996 presidential campaigns were the first to experiment with DCTs. Democratic President Bill Clinton and his challenger, Republican Bob Dole, built the first presidential campaign...

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2000

Jennifer Stromer-Galley.

in Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics; Politics. 11268 words.

The 2000 campaigns focused on experimentation with DCTs. Changes in election laws made collecting contributions online feasible, which became a focus of campaigns. John McCain was savvy at...

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2004

Jennifer Stromer-Galley.

in Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics; Politics. 14020 words.

This chapter examines the practices of the 2004 presidential campaigns. This election cycle exhibits an important shift from the mass media campaigning paradigm to the networked media...

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2008

Jennifer Stromer-Galley.

in Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics; Politics. 15228 words.

If the 2004 presidential campaigns demonstrated a paradigm shift as mass-mediated campaigning gave way to networked media campaigning (which in turn changed the power dynamic between...

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2011

Ariel I. Ahram.

in Break all the Borders

March 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; International Relations. 10056 words.

Chapter 2 discusses the breakdown of the normative and practical consensus surrounding sovereign statehood and the possibilities of a new Wilsonian moment in MENA. The 2011 Arab uprisings...

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2012

Jennifer Stromer-Galley.

in Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics; Politics. 13956 words.

The 2012 presidential candidates refined proven practices and ran the most data-driven campaigns in history. The candidates deployed social media, strategic online ad buys, and used their...

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2016

Jennifer Stromer-Galley.

in Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics; Politics. 13361 words.

The quest for data-driven campaigning in 2012—creating massive databases of voter information for more effective micro-targeting—found greater efficacy and new controversy in 2016. The...

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419

Nicholas Cheeseman.

in A Dictionary of African Politics

P ublished online February 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics. 227 words.

A popular term in parts of West Africa that refers to scams, fraud, and confidence tricksters. Originating in Nigeria, ‘...

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Edited by Michael Nelson, Barbara A. Perry and Russell L. Riley.

July 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Book. Subjects: US Politics. 344 pages.

This book uses hundreds of hours of newly opened interviews and other sources to illuminate the life and times of Bill Clinton. Combining the authoritative perspective of these inside...

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9/11

in The Oxford Companion to American Politics

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics. 1843 words.

Judging the significance of any major event is never easy. Inevitably, new events come along to make what once appeared

9/11

in The Oxford Companion to International Relations

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Relations. 1840 words.

Judging the significance of any major event is never easy. Inevitably, new events come along to make what once appeared