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Politics

  • Industrial Disasters and Environmental Policy

    Stories of Villains, Heroes, and the Rest of Us

    By Denise L. Scheberle

    Environmental stories have all the elements that make for a good drama-villains that plunge us into danger, and heroes that fight for positive change. Industrial Disasters and Environmental Policy: Stories of Villains, Heroes, and the Rest of Us illuminates the interplay between environmental…

    Paperback – 2018-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Transforming Multilateral Diplomacy

    The Inside Story of the Sustainable Development Goals

    By Macharia Kamau

    Transforming Multilateral Diplomacy provides the inside view of the negotiations that produced the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).…

    Paperback – 2018-02-22 
    Routledge

  • The Campaign Manager

    Running and Winning Local Elections, 6th Edition

    By Catherine Shaw

    Successful campaign manager and three-time mayor of Ashland, Oregon, Catherine Shaw presents the must-have handbook for navigating local campaigns. This clear and concise handbook gives political novices and veterans alike a detailed, soup-to-nuts plan for organizing, funding, publicizing, and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-19 
    Routledge

  • Theories of the Policy Process

    4th Edition

    By Christopher M. Weible

    Theories of the Policy Process provides a forum for experts in the most established and widely used theoretical frameworks in policy process research to present the basic propositions, empirical evidence, latest updates, and promising future research opportunities of each framework. This…

    Paperback – 2017-07-25
    Routledge

  • International Human Rights

    5th Edition

    By Jack Donnelly

    International Human Rights examines the ways in which statesand other international actors have addressed human rights since the end ofWorld War II. This unique textbook features substantial attention to theory,history, international and regional institutions, and the role of transnationalactors in…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • Latin American Politics and Development

    9th Edition

    By Harvey F. Kline, Christine J. Wade, Howard J. Wiarda

    For over thirty years, Latin American Politics and Development has kept instructors and students abreast of current affairsand changes in Latin America. Now in its ninth edition, this definitive text has been updated throughout and features contributions from experts in the field, including twenty…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • "Can We All Get Along?"

    Racial and Ethnic Minorities in American Politics, 7th Edition

    By Paula McClain

    In a nation built by immigrants and bedeviled by the history and legacy of slavery and discrimination, how do we, as Americans, reconcile a commitment to equality and freedom with persistent inequality and discrimination? And what can we do about it? This widely acclaimed text by Paula D. McClain,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • International Studies

    An Interdisciplinary Approach to Global Issues, 4th Edition

    By Sheldon Anderson

    This core text is the first to provide a much-needed interdisciplinary approach to international studies. Emphasizing the interconnected nature of history, geography, anthropology, economics, and political science, International Studies details the methodologies and subject matter of each…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • Inequality in America

    Race, Poverty, and Fulfilling Democracy's Promise, 2nd Edition

    By Stephen Caliendo

    Why does inequality have such a hold on American society and public policy? And what can we, as citizens, do about it? Inequality in America takes an in-depth look at race, class and gender-based inequality, across a wide range of issues from housing and education to crime, employment and health.…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • Women and Politics

    The Pursuit of Equality, 4th Edition

    By Lynne Ford

    Women and Politics is a comprehensive examination of women's use of politics in pursuit of gender equality. How can demands for gender equality be reconciled with sex differences? Resolving this paradoxical question has proceeded along two paths: the legal equality doctrine, which emphasizes gender…

    Paperback – 2017-03-07
    Routledge

  • Women's Movements in the Global Era

    The Power of Local Feminisms, 2nd Edition

    By Amrita Basu

    This book provides a path-breaking study of the genesis, growth, gains, and dilemmas of women's movements in countries throughout the world. Its focus is on the global South, where women's movements have engaged in complex negotiations with national and international forces. It challenges widely…

    Paperback – 2016-12-27
    Routledge

  • The European Union

    Politics and Policies, 6th Edition

    By Jonathan Olsen

    Covering the history, governing institutions, and policies of the European Union, Jonathan Olsen and John McCormick present the EU as one of the world's economic and political superpowers, which has brought far-reaching changes to the lives of Europeans and has helped its member states to take a…

    Paperback – 2016-08-09
    Routledge

  • The Public Policy Theory Primer

    3rd Edition

    By Kevin B. Smith

    Public policy is a broad and interdisciplinary area of study and research in the field tends to reflect this. Yet for those teaching and studying public policy, the disjointed nature of the field can be confusing and cumbersome. This text provides a consistent and coherent framework for uniting the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • Nicaragua

    Emerging From the Shadow of the Eagle, 6th Edition

    By Thomas W. Walker

    Nicaragua: Emerging from the Shadow of the Eagle details the country's unique history, culture, economics, politics, and foreign relations. Its historical coverage considers Nicaragua from pre-Columbian and colonial times as well as during the nationalist liberal era, the U.S. Marine occupation,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • Global Environmental Politics

    7th Edition

    By Pamela S. Chasek

    For more than twenty years, Global Environmental Politics has provided an up-to-date, accurate, and unbiased introduction to the world's most pressing environmental issues. This new edition continues this tradition while covering critical new developments in the field. Through case studies on key…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • The United Nations in the 21st Century

    5th Edition

    By Karen A. Mingst

    The United Nations in the 21st Century provides a comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the United Nations, exploring the historical, institutional, and theoretical foundations of the UN. This popular text for courses on international organizations and international relations also discusses…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • The United Nations and Changing World Politics

    8th Edition

    By Thomas G. Weiss

    This completely revised and updated eighth edition serves as the definitive text for courses in which the United Nations is either the focus or a central component. Built around three critical themes in international relations?peace and security, human rights and humanitarian affairs, and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • American Constitutional Law, Volume I

    The Structure of Government, 10th Edition

    By Ralph A. Rossum

    American Constitutional Law, Volume I provides a comprehensive account of the nation's defining document, examining how its provisions were originally understood by those who drafted and ratified it, and how they have since been interpreted by the Supreme Court, Congress, the President, lower…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • American Constitutional Law, Volume II

    The Bill of Rights and Subsequent Amendments, 10th Edition

    By Ralph A. Rossum

    American Constitutional Law, Volume II provides a comprehensive account of the nation's defining document, examining how its provisions were originally understood by those who drafted and ratified it, and how they have since been interpreted by the Supreme Court, Congress, the President, lower…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • American Constitutional Law, 2-Volume Set

    10th Edition

    By Ralph A. Rossum

    American Constitutional Law, Volume I provides a comprehensive account of the nation's defining document, examining how its provisions were originally understood by those who drafted and ratified it, and how they have since been interpreted by the Supreme Court, Congress, the President, lower…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge

  • Contentious Politics in Brazil and China

    Beyond Regime

    By December Green

    Contentious Politics in Brazil and China: Beyond Regime is a highly accessible and compelling examination of two fast-emerging countries in the global arena. It is not common to see Brazil and China examined side-by-side, but authors December Green and Laura Luehrmann show the utility of this…

    Paperback – 2016-03-22
    Routledge

  • Political Advertising in the United States

    By Erika Franklin Fowler

    Political advertising is as important as ever?ad spending records are broken each election cycle, and the volume of ads aired continues to increase. Political Advertising in the United States is a comprehensive survey of the political advertising landscape and its influence on voters. The authors,…

    Paperback – 2016-02-23
    Routledge

  • The U.S. Intelligence Community

    7th Edition

    By Jeffrey T Richelson

    The role of intelligence in US government operations has changed dramatically and is now more critical than ever to domestic security and foreign policy. This authoritative and highly researched book written by Jeffrey T. Richelson provides a detailed overview of America's vast intelligence empire,…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Routledge

  • The Public Administration Theory Primer

    3rd Edition

    By H. George Frederickson

    The Public Administration Theory Primer explores how the science and art of public administration is definable, describable, replicable, and cumulative. The authors survey a broad range of theories and analytical approaches?from public institutional theory to theories of governance?and consider…

    Paperback – 2015-07-28
    Routledge

  • The Nature of the Nonprofit Sector

    3rd Edition

    By J. Steven Ott

    The Nature of the Nonprofit Sector is a collection of insightful and influential classic and recent readings on the existence, forms and functions of the nonprofit sector?the sector that sits between the market and government. The book encompasses everything from Andrew Carnegie's…

    Paperback – 2015-07-28
    Routledge

  • Understanding Nonprofit Organizations

    Governance, Leadership, and Management, 3rd Edition

    By J. Steven Ott

    Understanding Nonprofit Organizations examines the most important issues that face today's leaders and managers of nonprofit organizations through the writing of scholars, consultants, and practicing executives. It focuses on governing, leading, and managing nonprofit organizations and how such…

    Paperback – 2015-07-28
    Routledge

  • U.S. Immigration in the Twenty-First Century

    Making Americans, Remaking America

    By Louis DeSipio

    Immigration in the Twenty-First Century is a comprehensive examination of the enduring issues surrounding immigration and immigrants in the United States. The book begins with a look at the history of immigration policy, followed by an examination of the legislative and legal debates waged over…

    Paperback – 2015-02-17
    Routledge

  • Revolutions and Revolutionary Movements

    5th Edition

    By James DeFronzo

    With crucial insights and indispensable information concerning modern-day political upheavals, Revolutions and Revolutionary Movements provides a representative cross section of the most significant revolutions of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This Fifth Edition is revised and updated…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    Routledge

  • Demographic Gaps in American Political Behavior

    By Patrick Fisher

    Demographic Gaps in American Political Behavior examines the political behavior of various groups in the United States in an effort to demonstrate how demographic backgrounds and socialization affect political behavior. Media coverage has disproportionately focused on the red state versus blue…

    Paperback – 2014-03-11
    Routledge

  • Congress in Context

    2nd Edition

    By John Haskell

    The U.S. Congress is by the far the least popular?and most misunderstood?branch of the federal government. Congress in Context de-mystifies the institution, giving students a comprehensive and practical understanding of Congress and the legislative process. This book takes a different approach to…

    Paperback – 2014-01-07
    Routledge

  • The Campaign Manager

    Running and Winning Local Elections, 5th Edition

    By Catherine Shaw

    Successful campaign manager and three-time mayor of Ashland, Oregon, Catherine Shaw presents a clear and concise, must-have handbook for navigating local campaigns. This handbook gives political novices and veterans alike a comprehensive and detailed plan for organizing, funding, publicizing, and…

    Paperback – 2014-01-07
    Routledge

  • Administrative Law for Public Managers

    2nd Edition

    By David H Rosenbloom

    Paperback – 2013-12-17
    Routledge