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  • War & Revolution in Asiatic Russia book cover

    War & Revolution in Asiatic Russia

    By Morgan Philips Price

    Part diary, part journalistic dispatches this volume, originally published in 1918 is a short history of the Caucasus campaign and connects the events that were taking place in the Middle East with the past history of Central Asia. Witnessing the effects of the Russian Revolution on the Asiatic…

    Paperback – 2018-10-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Russian Civil War

  • Gender and the Judiciary in Africa: From Obscurity to Parity? book cover

    Gender and the Judiciary in Africa

    From Obscurity to Parity?

    Edited by Gretchen Bauer, Josephine Dawuni

    Between 2000 and 2015, women ascended to the top of judiciaries across Africa, most notably as chief justices of supreme courts in common law countries like Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Gambia, Malawi, Lesotho and Zambia, but also as presidents of constitutional courts in civil law countries such…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Politics

  • The White Generals: An Account of the White Movement and the Russian Civil War book cover

    The White Generals

    An Account of the White Movement and the Russian Civil War

    By Richard Luckett

    This account of the Russian Civil War, originally published in 1971, combines a vivid narrative of the military events with a biographical discussion of the White Generals, figures of the former Imperial Russian Army offices who led the separate campaigns against the Red Soviets - men such as…

    Paperback – 2018-09-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Russian Civil War

  • De-Radicalisation in the UK Prevent Strategy: Security, Identity and Religion book cover

    De-Radicalisation in the UK Prevent Strategy

    Security, Identity and Religion

    By M. S. Elshimi

    This book examines de-radicalisation policy in the UK and addresses the contradictions evident in the conceptualisation and practice of de-radicalisation. It explores three main themes that touch upon some of the most pressing issues of our day: security, identity and religion. Situated within the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Social Entrepreneurship and Citizenship in China: The rise of NGOs in the PRC book cover

    Social Entrepreneurship and Citizenship in China

    The rise of NGOs in the PRC

    By Carolyn L. Hsu

    Over the last thirty years, social entrepreneurship has boomed in the People’s Republic of China. Today there are hundreds of thousands of legally registered NGOs, and millions more unregistered, working in the areas of the environment, education, women’s issues, disability services, community…

    Paperback – 2018-08-24 
    Routledge

  • The Authoritarian Public Sphere: Legitimation and Autocratic Power in North Korea, Burma, and China book cover

    The Authoritarian Public Sphere

    Legitimation and Autocratic Power in North Korea, Burma, and China

    By Alexander Dukalskis

    Authoritarian regimes craft and disseminate reasons, stories, and explanations for why they are entitled to rule. To shield those legitimating messages from criticism, authoritarian regimes also censor information that they find threatening. While committed opponents of the regime may be violently…

    Paperback – 2018-08-24 
    Routledge

  • Geopolitics, Geography and Strategic History book cover

    Geopolitics, Geography and Strategic History

    By Geoffrey Sloan

    This volume examines geopolitics by looking at the interaction between geography, strategy and history. This book addresses three interrelated questions: why does the geographical scope of political objectives and subsequent strategy of states change? How do these changes occur? Over what period of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23 
    Routledge
    Geopolitical Theory

  • Negotiating the U.S.–Japan Alliance: Japan Confidential book cover

    Negotiating the U.S.–Japan Alliance

    Japan Confidential

    By Yukinori Komine

    In recent years, the U.S.–Japan alliance has marked several anniversaries, including 40 years since the 1969 decision on the reversion of Okinawa. These occasions have provided crucial opportunities to reassess the continuing significance of U.S.–Japan security and diplomatic relations, prompting…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Japanese Development Cooperation: The Making of an Aid Architecture Pivoting to Asia book cover

    Japanese Development Cooperation

    The Making of an Aid Architecture Pivoting to Asia

    Edited by André Asplund, Marie Soderberg

    The world order as we know it is currently undergoing profound changes, and in its wake, so is foreign aid. Donors of foreign aid, development assistance or development cooperation around the world are already facing new challenges in the changing development architecture. This is an architecture…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Democratization and Social Movements in South Korea: Defiant Institutionalization book cover

    Democratization and Social Movements in South Korea

    Defiant Institutionalization

    By Sun-Chul Kim

    South Korea provides an intellectual challenge in the fields of social movements and democracy in that intense mobilization and the strong influence of social movements have accompanied steady democratization for more than two decades, despite major theories having predicted otherwise. This book…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Change and Continuity in North Korean Politics book cover

    Change and Continuity in North Korean Politics

    Edited by Adam Cathcart, Robert Winstanley-Chesters, Christopher K. Green

    In the years since the death of Kim Jong-il and the formal acknowledgement of Kim Jong-un as head of state, the North Korean regime has made a series of moves to further augment and consolidate the ideological foundations of Kimism and cement the young leader’s legitimacy. Historical narratives…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23 
    Routledge

  • The Army and the Indonesian Genocide: Mechanics of Mass Murder book cover

    The Army and the Indonesian Genocide

    Mechanics of Mass Murder

    By Jess Melvin

    For the past half century, the Indonesian military has depicted the 1965-66 killings, which resulted in the murder of approximately one million unarmed civilians, as the outcome of a spontaneous uprising. This formulation not only denied military agency behind the killings, it also denied that the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

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