Subject: Politics

The Irish Voter wins prestigious award

The Irish Voter has won the Political Studies Association of Ireland book award for 2008, as the best book published in Irish politics this year. It’s only the second year of the award, which... READ MORE

Exclusive blog by Richard Jackson

In 2005, I published Writing the War on Terrorism: Language, Politics and Counter-terrorism (MUP). It was one of the first critical analyses of the public language employed by the Bush administration... READ MORE

Erotic Awards 2008

By Lucy Robinson, author of Gay Men and the Left in Post War Britain: how the personal got political. Forty years after the ‘swinging sixties’ and sexual liberation it seems that the boundaries... READ MORE

Is it time to legalise drugs?

‘Perhaps the worst thing that prohibition has done is create criminal gangs.’ Dr Paul O’Mahony, author of MUP’s bestselling book, The Irish War on Drugs, makes this... READ MORE

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