This dictionary covers all aspects of politics, from absolutism to zoning. Authoritative and up to date, it is invaluable for students of politics, history, and sociology, as well as politicians, journalists, and anyone needing a guide to political terminology and theory.
Iain McLean is official fellow in Politics at Nuffield College, Oxford, and Professor of Politics at the University of Oxford. He has held visiting appointments at Stanford and Yale. His books include Public Choice (1987) and Rational Choice and British Politics (2001). His varied research interests cover the history of social choice, the properties of electoral systems, the political economy of the Enlightenment, and UK public policy.
Alistair McMillan is a Research Officer working at Nuffield College, Oxford. He has carried out research on British and Indian politics, focusing on elections and voting behaviour.