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  1. Mythology, Globalization and World Order

    Power, and Deception in the Global Political Economy

    By Mark Bailey

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This book investigates the role that myth plays in constructing and legitimating forms of world order. Using a combination of political philosophy, anthropology, Jungian depth psychology, and IPE approaches, the book demonstrates why theorisation of the role of myth within the discourses of...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Aid

    By Paul Mosley

    Series: Global Institutions

    The book provides an up-to-date overview of the politics by which aid flows are determined and of their impact on development, from the level of the global economy down to the individual household. There is a particular focus on the promise of the Millennium Development Goals to ‘make poverty...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Refugees, Security and the European Union

    By Sarah Leonard, Christian Kaunert

    Series: Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

    Asylum and migration are amongst the most contentious political issues in Europe and it has been argued that migrants and asylum-seekers have been securitized in the EU and socially constructed as security threats. This book analyses the extent and the modalities of the securitization of...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. International Law and Boundary Disputes in Africa

    By Gbenga Oduntan

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    Africa has experienced a number of territorial disputes over land and maritime boundaries, due in part to its colonial and post-colonial history. This book explores the legal, political, and historical nature of disputes over territory in the African continent, and critiques the content and...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Violent Non-State Actors

    From Anarchists to Jihadists

    By Ersel Aydinli

    Series: Security and Governance

    Given the importance of violent non-state actors (VNSA), their changing nature, and their evolving role in global politics, dynamic frameworks of analysis are needed both to trace historical trajectories in the evolution of violent non-state actorness and to identify emerging patterns by examining...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Anti-Pelagian Imagination in Political Theory and International Relations

    Dealing in Darkness

    By Nick Rengger

    This work seeks to draw together some of the key work of the scholar Nicholas Rengger, focusing on the theme of the 'anti-pelagian imagination' in poltiical theory and international relations. Drawing on both unpublished and previously published pieces, Rengger frames the collection with a detailed...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The BRICS in a Changing International System

    Emerging Structures of Global Governance

    By Mônica Herz, João Pontes Nogueira

    Series: Global Institutions

    The accelerated growth of the economies of Brazil, China, India and Russia illustrates that a significant change in the distribution of global economic power is under way, and this volume provides a succinct and comprehensive guide to this important group of nations. The book seeks to...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Religion at the European Parliament

    Edited by François Foret

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    The interactions between religion and politics in the European integration process are the focus of increasing attention in political and academic debates. However the body of research that has been developing for several years relates mainly to the representation of religious interests at the...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Ethnic Conflict

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Karl Cordell, Stefan Wolff

    A definitive global survey of the interaction of race, ethnicity, nationalism and politics, this handbook blends rigorous theoretically grounded analysis with empirical illustrations to provide a state-of-the-art overview of the contemporary debates on one of the most pervasive...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. U.S. Foreign Policy Towards Syria

    Perceiving Syria

    By Ahed Alhouis

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    Since the war started in Syria, the Obama administration has been reluctant to intervene militarily but unhesitating in adopting an antagonistic attitude towards the Assad regime. In fact, for decades the U.S. foreign policy towards Syria has been characterised as confrontational, antagonistic and...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge