Taylor & Francis India: Contemporary Conflict

  • Sexualised Crimes, Armed Conflict and the Law: The International Criminal Court and the Definitions of Rape and Forced Marriage book cover

    Sexualised Crimes, Armed Conflict and the Law

    The International Criminal Court and the Definitions of Rape and Forced Marriage, 1st Edition

    By Hannah Baumeister

    From ancient to modern times, sexualised war violence against women was tolerated if not encouraged as a means of reward, propaganda, humiliation, and terror. This was and is in defiance of international laws that have criminalised acts of sexualised war violence since the 18th century. Ad hoc…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Silenced Victims of Wartime Sexual Violence book cover

    Silenced Victims of Wartime Sexual Violence

    1st Edition

    By Olivera Simic

    The condemnation of wartime sexual violence as a gross violation of human rights has received widespread support. While rape and other forms of sexual violence have attracted considerable local and international attention, this often excludes wartime sexual violence among women belonging to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • Social Theories of Urban Violence in the Global South: Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities book cover

    Social Theories of Urban Violence in the Global South

    Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Erin Salahub, Markus Gottsbacher, John de Boer

    While cities often act as the engines of economic growth for developing countries, they are also frequently the site of growing violence, poverty, and inequality. Yet, social theory, largely developed and tested in the Global North, is often inadequate in tackling the realities of life in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cities and Development

  • Environmental Conflict and Cooperation: Premise, Purpose, Persuasion, and Promise book cover

    Environmental Conflict and Cooperation

    Premise, Purpose, Persuasion, and Promise, 1st Edition

    By James R. Lee

    Environmental Conflict and Cooperation explores the evolution of environmental conflict as a field of research and the study of cooperation as an alternative to war. Over four key parts, James R. Lee navigates the contours of this growing field and paints a vivid framework for better understanding…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • A Guide to International Disarmament Law book cover

    A Guide to International Disarmament Law

    1st Edition

    By Stuart Casey-Maslen, Tobias Vestner

    Disarmament is integral to the safeguarding and promotion of security, development, and human rights. Hundreds of millions of dollars are spent each year on disarmament operations, yet no comprehensive guide exists to explain clearly the international rules governing disarmament. This book seeks to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • Involving Men in Ending Violence against Women: Development, Gender and VAW in Times of Conflict book cover

    Involving Men in Ending Violence against Women

    Development, Gender and VAW in Times of Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Joyce Wu

    Involving men to stop violence against women is a global trend, with celebrity-endorsed campaigns such as HeforShe and White Ribbon being hailed as progress in changing male behaviour. But the question remains: Has men’s involvement resulted in positive change, or has it reinforced the belief that…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Ethics, Technology and the American Way of War: Cruise Missiles and US Security Policy book cover

    Ethics, Technology and the American Way of War

    Cruise Missiles and US Security Policy, 1st Edition

    By Reuben E. Brigety II

    A new investigation into how the advent of precision-guided munitions affects the likelihood of US policy makers to use force. As such, this is an inquiry into the impact of ethics, strategy and military technology on the decision calculus of national leaders. Following the first Gulf War in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Jihadist Insurgent Movements book cover

    Jihadist Insurgent Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul B. Rich, Richard Burchill

    This path-breaking collection of papers examines the phenomenon of jihadist insurgent movements in the Middle East and North, East and West Africa. It argues that military and strategic analysts have paid insufficient attention to the phenomenon of jihadism in insurgent movements, partly due to a…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge

  • Humanization of Arms Control: Paving the Way for a World free of Nuclear Weapons book cover

    Humanization of Arms Control

    Paving the Way for a World free of Nuclear Weapons, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Rietiker

    Despite clear legal rules and political commitments, no significant progress has been made in nuclear disarmament for two decades. Moreover, not even the use of these weapons has been banned to date. New ideas and strategies are therefore necessary. The author explores an alternative approach to…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • Borderlands in East and Southeast Asia: Emergent conditions, relations and prototypes book cover

    Borderlands in East and Southeast Asia

    Emergent conditions, relations and prototypes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yuk Wah Chan, Brantly Womack

    This book provides a glimpse into the different emergent borderland prototypes in East and Southeast Asia, with illustrative cases and discussions. Asia has contained a number of reactivated border zones since the end of the Cold War, borders which have witnessed ever greater human activity,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • International Mediation in a Fragile World book cover

    International Mediation in a Fragile World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carment, Evan Hoffman

    Contributions to this volume consider the importance of mediation in violent conflict. Practical and applied, this publication will be of interest to scholars, academics, policymakers and practitioners. It was originally published as a special issue of Canadian Foreign Policy Journal.…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Global Land Grabbing and Political Reactions 'from Below' book cover

    Global Land Grabbing and Political Reactions 'from Below'

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marc Edelman, Ruth Hall, Saturnino M. Borras Jr., Ian Scoones, Ben White, Wendy Wolford

    When the 2007-2008 food and financial crises triggered a global wave of land grabbing, scholars, activists and policy practitioners assumed that this would be met with massive peasant resistance. As empirical evidence accumulated, however, it became clear that political reactions ‘from below’ to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

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