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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Citizenship, Community and Constitutionalism

TREVOR SMITH.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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Public Policy and Normative Language: Utility, Community and Nation in the Debate over the Construction of Tryweryn Reservoir

Michael Cunningham.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 5697 words.

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The flooding of the community of Capel Celyn in North Wales to create a reservoir in the early 1960s to provide water for Liverpool provoked much...

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Citizens, Doing It for Themselves? The Big Society and Government through Community

Michael Lister.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2015; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 7941 words.

Since its launch, David Cameron's flagship Big Society agenda has attracted hostility and incomprehension in roughly equal measure. An important criticism of the Big Society is that it...

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Parliamentary Sovereignty and the European Community: The Unfinished Revolution?

IAN LOVELAND.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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The Modern Slavery Act (2015): A Legislative Commentary

Jason Haynes.

in Statute Law Review

February 2016; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Primary Sources of Law. 13209 words.

‘Modern slavery’ is increasingly being recognized by the international community as having the potential to circumvent the rule of law by virtue of the impunity with which many exploiters...

Explaining the Unexplained Wealth Orders: (Mauritius) Good Governance and Integrity Reporting Act

Shalini O Soopramanien.

in Statute Law Review

February 2018; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Primary Sources of Law. 8560 words.

Abstract

This paper analyzes the scope and impact of the novel unexplained wealth order (UWO) in Mauritius and highlights potential issues and challenges...

Parliament and the Representation of Indigenous Issues: The Canadian Case

Michael D Morden.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2018; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 7662 words.

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This article explores the nature of parliamentary opposition on issues affecting Indigenous communities at Canada’s national parliament. Content...

Contested Space, Peacebuilding and the Post-conflict City

Brendan Murtagh.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 9272 words.

Abstract

The physical renaissance of Belfast, with new waterfront developments, shopping precincts and tech-led industries, are potent signifiers of how far...

Broadband and Telecommunications Markets—Policy, Regulation and Oversight

Ewan Sutherland.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2016; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 8262 words.

Telecommunications was one of the first markets to become part of what today comprises the regulatory state, shifting risks and rewards towards the private sector, subject to regulation....

Incitement to Hatred and Countering Terrorism: Policy Confusion in the UK and Australia

Katharine Gelber.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2018; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 8539 words.

Abstract

In the UK and Australia, the use of the term ‘hate preachers’ to describe jihadist extremist speakers has become common. In this article, I argue this...

BAME Candidates in Local Elections in Britain

Michael Thrasher, Galina Borisyuk, Colin Rallings and Mary Shears.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 6323 words.

Differences between white and Black, Asian and other minority ethnic (BAME) local election candidates in Britain are examined using survey data. BAME candidates are more likely to be...

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Britishness (and Irishness) in Northern Ireland since the Good Friday Agreement

James W. McAuley and Jonathan Tonge.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2010; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 8889 words.

This article examines whether the promotion of British values is desirable, feasible or even permissible within Northern Ireland. Here, the advocacy of Britishness may be seen as...

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The Expatriate Vote in the French Presidential and Legislative Elections of 2012: A Case of Unintended Consequences

Susan Collard.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 6796 words.

In the 2012 legislative elections, 11 new deputies were elected representing newly created constituencies for the French expatriate community. The Right-wing Union pour un Mouvement...

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The Party Politics of Youth Citizenship and Democratic Engagement

Andrew Mycock and Jonathan Tonge.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 9371 words.

Young people populate a uniquely strategic position within society in general and particularly in party political debate about the future development of citizenship and the national...

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Ministers, Minders and the Core Executive: Why Ministers Appoint Political Advisers in Westminster Contexts

Richard Shaw and Chris Eichbaum.

in Parliamentary Affairs

July 2014; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Political Institutions; Law and Politics; Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; UK Politics. 11596 words.

Political advisers are now an established feature of the executive branch of government in the community of Westminster nations. However, there have been few attempts to establish why...

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Government and Information: Scientific Research and Policy Agenda in Congress

Chung-Li Wu.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 6599 words.

The relationship between scientific knowledge and public policy-making is an issue that is still unfolding. Working from the conventional wisdom that scientific knowledge plays a primary...

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Where Have All the Members Gone? The Dynamics of Party Membership in Britain

Paul Whiteley.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 6059 words.

This paper examines current and past party membership in Britain by means of a large-scale internet-based survey. It shows that party members differ from voters in being higher status and...

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How Big is the Big Society?1

Charles Pattie and Ron Johnston.

in Parliamentary Affairs

July 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 10179 words.

At the core of David Cameron's vision for revitalising both the UK and the Conservative party is what he describes as the Big Society. The concept calls for a restructuring of the...

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Britain: Left Abandoned? New Labour in Power

Eric Shaw.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

Does ‘New Labour’ stand in the tradition of the European left? Is its official creed, labelled ‘the Third Way’, in any meaningful sense of the term, social democratic? To what extent does it...

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Britain and Europe: Europe and/or America?

David Baker and Philippa Sherrington.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2004; p ublished online April 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

Government policy on Iraq meant a tense year for Labour. International politics dominated in the early months of 2003 and Blair's preference for Atlanticism had a corrosive effect upon...

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