E-books: Politics & International Relations

  • Migration in the Western Mediterranean: Space, Mobility and Borders book cover

    Migration in the Western Mediterranean

    Space, Mobility and Borders

    Edited by Laure-Anne Bernes, Hassan Bousetta, Caroline Zickgraf

    The upheavals of the Arab Spring grabbed the world’s immediate attention, and concern quickly grew over their potential aftermath, with the fear that a ‘tidal wave’ of immigrants and refugees would ‘flood’ European territory. The Arab Spring has highlighted the Mediterranean as a migration region,…

    eBook – 2017-08-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Mediterranean Studies

  • Culturally Mindful Communication: Essential Skills for Public and Nonprofit Professionals book cover

    Culturally Mindful Communication

    Essential Skills for Public and Nonprofit Professionals

    By Masami Nishishiba

    Intercultural communication is a necessary skill for those who work in the public and nonprofit sectors, and yet there is a dearth of literature available to help public and nonprofit professionals develop an ability to effectively communicate, interact, and lead in a multicultural society. Drawing…

    eBook – 2017-07-24
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration book cover

    The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration

    Edited by Sharon Pickering, Julie Ham

    The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration is concerned with the various relationships between migration, crime and victimization that have informed a wide criminological scholarship often driven by some of the original lines of inquiry of the Chicago School. Historically,…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Remaking Market Society: A Critique of Social Theory and Political Economy in Neoliberal Times book cover

    Remaking Market Society

    A Critique of Social Theory and Political Economy in Neoliberal Times

    By Antonino Palumbo, Alan Scott

    Neoliberalism has been one of the most hotly contested themes in academic and political debate over the last 30 years. Given the global and persistent influence of neoliberal ideas on contemporary styles of governance, social-service provision, and public policy, this intensive interest is…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Elements of Environmental Pollution book cover

    The Elements of Environmental Pollution

    By John Rieuwerts

    Environmental pollution is one of humanity’s most pressing issues and will remain so for the foreseeable future. Anthropogenic activity is disturbing natural cycles and generating pollutants that are altering the atmosphere, accumulating in the food chain and contaminating the world’s soils, rivers…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Gender and Environment book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Gender and Environment

    Edited by Sherilyn MacGregor

    The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Environment gathers together state-of-the-art theoretical reflections and empirical research from leading researchers and practitioners working in this transdisciplinary and transnational academic field. Over the course of the book, these contributors provide…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Consumerism: Reclaiming the Mindful Commons book cover

    A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Consumerism

    Reclaiming the Mindful Commons

    By Peter Doran

    The power of capital is the power to target our attention, mould market-ready identities, and reduce the public realm to an endless series of choices. This has far-reaching implications for our psychological, physical and spiritual well-being, and ultimately for our global ecology. In this consumer…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Nuclear Waste Politics: An Incrementalist Perspective book cover

    Nuclear Waste Politics

    An Incrementalist Perspective

    By Matthew Cotton

    The question of what to do with radioactive waste has dogged political administrations of nuclear-powered electricity-producing nations since the inception of the technology in the 1950s. As the issue rises to the forefront of current energy and environmental policy debates, a critical policy…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • Public Health and the Modernization of China, 1865–2015 book cover

    Public Health and the Modernization of China, 1865–2015

    By Liping Bu

    This book, based on extensive original research, traces the development of China’s public health system, showing how advances in public health have been an integral part of China’s rise. It outlines the phenomenal improvements in public health, for example the increase in life expectancy from 38 in…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Fragmentation in International Human Rights Law: Beyond Conflict of Laws book cover

    Fragmentation in International Human Rights Law

    Beyond Conflict of Laws

    Edited by Marjan Ajevski

    This book explores the effects of institutional fragmentation in international human rights law, by comparing the rights jurisprudence of three human rights courts and bodies, namely the European Court for Human Rights, the Inter-American Court for Human Rights and the Human Rights Committee.…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge

  • Nonmarket Strategic Management book cover

    Nonmarket Strategic Management

    By Cosmina Lelia Voinea, Hans Van Kranenburg

    Strategic management has traditionally concerned itself with delivering objectives based on an assessment of resources and the market environment. However, there are many actors considered ‘outside’ the firm that inevitably shape the dynamics within the market. Nonmarket strategies entail social,…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge

  • Reclaiming Representation: Contemporary Advances in the Theory of Political Representation book cover

    Reclaiming Representation

    Contemporary Advances in the Theory of Political Representation

    Edited by Monica Brito Vieira

    Representation is integral to the functioning and legitimacy of modern government. Yet political theorists have often been reluctant to engage directly with questions of representation, and empirical political scientists have closed down such questions by making representation synonymous with…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

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