Politics & International Relations: Military & Strategic Studies

  • Chinese Maritime Power in the 21st Century: Strategic Planning, Policy and Predictions book cover

    Chinese Maritime Power in the 21st Century

    Strategic Planning, Policy and Predictions, 1st Edition

    By Hu Bo

    This book analyses China’s maritime strategy for the 21st century, integrating strategic planning, policy thinking and strategic prediction. This book explains the construction and application of China's military, political, economic and diplomatic means for building maritime power, and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Dangerous Decade: Taiwan’s Security and Crisis Management book cover

    Dangerous Decade

    Taiwan’s Security and Crisis Management, 1st Edition

    By Brendan Taylor

    Taiwan’s position looks increasingly precarious, and tensions threaten to grow into a major strategic crisis. Chinese President Xi Jinping has made reunification with Taiwan a central pillar of his vision for China, and has ramped up diplomatic and economic pressure on Taiwan. Its inhabitants are…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Adelphi series

  • Freedoms of Navigation in the Asia-Pacific Region: Strategic, Political and Legal Factors book cover

    Freedoms of Navigation in the Asia-Pacific Region

    Strategic, Political and Legal Factors, 1st Edition

    By Sam Bateman

    The need for freedoms of navigation in regional waters is frequently mentioned in statements from regional forums, but a common understanding of what constitutes a particular freedom of navigation or the relevant law is lacking. This book discusses how law, politics and strategy intersect to…

    Hardback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on the Law of the Sea

  • Rethinking Israel and Palestine: Marxist Perspectives book cover

    Rethinking Israel and Palestine

    Marxist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oded Nir, Joel Wainwright

    The Middle East seems to be in perpetual crisis. One might expect a plethora of Marxist analyses of Israel and Palestine. Yet in the literature on Israel and Palestine there are hardly any studies of class, relations of production, or the relationship between the political and economic balance of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge

  • The Sociology of Disaster: Fictional Explorations of Human Experiences book cover

    The Sociology of Disaster

    Fictional Explorations of Human Experiences, 1st Edition

    By Thomas E. Drabek

    In a book as illuminating as it is captivating, Thomas E. Drabek presents an in-depth analysis of the emotional impacts of disaster events and the many ripple effects that follow.  Through the technique of storytelling, a series of nine fictional stories where characters experience actual…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Kautilya's Arthashastra: Philosophy of Strategy book cover

    Kautilya's Arthashastra

    Philosophy of Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Medha Bisht

    This book examines in detail the strategic relevance of the Arthashastra. Attributed to the fourth century B.C., this classical treatise on state and statecraft rests at the intersection of political theory and international relations. Adopting a hermeneutic approach, the book discusses certain…

    Hardback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge India

  • International Order and the Politics of Disaster book cover

    International Order and the Politics of Disaster

    1st Edition

    By Scott D. Watson

    In this indispensable and comprehensive text, Scott D. Watson critically examines the current understanding of international order that underpins international disaster management and disaster diplomacy. Based on empirical analysis of the three international disaster management regimes - disaster…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • India’s Maritime Strategy: Balancing Regional Ambitions and China book cover

    India’s Maritime Strategy

    Balancing Regional Ambitions and China, 1st Edition

    By Shishir Upadhyaya

    The first book by a former Indian naval intelligence officer on Sino-India relations, India’s Maritime Strategy provides a unique insight into the Indian Navy, tracing its post-independence growth and discussing its transformation and future in the 21st century. In the context of the rise of China’…

    Hardback – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • North Korea - US Relations: From Kim Jong Il to Kim Jong Un book cover

    North Korea - US Relations

    From Kim Jong Il to Kim Jong Un, 2nd Edition

    By Ramon Pacheco Pardo

    How has North Korea sought to normalize diplomatic relations with the US? Explaining the continuities between the Kim Jong-un and Kim Jong-il governments, as well as the discontinuities, especially the decisive move towards brinkmanship under Kim Jong-un culminating in 2017 and subsequent turn…

    Hardback – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Ontological Entanglements, Agency and Ethics in International Relations: Exploring the Crossroads book cover

    Ontological Entanglements, Agency and Ethics in International Relations

    Exploring the Crossroads, 1st Edition

    By Laura Zanotti

    While the relevance of ontological commitments for epistemology and methodology in International Relations have been the subject of growing debate for several years, the implications for ethics and political agency of embracing an ontology of entanglement have remained unexplored. This work focuses…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Civil-Military Relations in Indonesia: The Politics of Military Operations Other Than War book cover

    Civil-Military Relations in Indonesia

    The Politics of Military Operations Other Than War, 1st Edition

    By Muhamad Haripin

    This book examines military operations other than war (MOOTW) of the Indonesian military in the post-Suharto period and argues that the twin development of democratic consolidation, marked by ‘stable’ civil–military relations from 2004 to 2014 under Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono’s presidency, and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Series

  • Political Expression and Conflict Transformation in Divided Societies: Criminalising Politics and Politicising Crime book cover

    Political Expression and Conflict Transformation in Divided Societies

    Criminalising Politics and Politicising Crime, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Kirkpatrick

    This book considers how the social construction of crime and the criminalising of political expression impact upon different stages in a violent political conflict. The freedom to express our political opinions is regarded as an essential human right throughout most of the world, and yet, in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

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