Politics & International Relations: International Politics

  • Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action book cover

    Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action

    Edited by Robin Andersen, Purnaka L. de Silva

    In this moment of unprecedented humanitarian crises, the representations of global disasters are increasingly common media themes around the world. The Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action explores the interconnections between media, old and new, and the humanitarian challenges that…

    Hardback – 2017-08-11 
    Routledge

  • Israel, the Arabs and Iran: International Relations and Status Quo, 2011-2016 book cover

    Israel, the Arabs and Iran

    International Relations and Status Quo, 2011-2016

    By Ehud Eilam

    Israel borders four states – Syria, Egypt, Jordan and Lebanon, and two entities – the Palestinian authority in the West Bank and Hamas in the Gaza stip. In recent years, despite incidents on the border with Syria and Egypt, the basic strategic status quo with these countries has not changed, and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-11 
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    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • Rebel Recruitment and Information Problems book cover

    Rebel Recruitment and Information Problems

    By Kazuhiro Obayashi

    How do rebel groups decide how to recruit members? To answer this question, Obayashi classifies recruitment techniques of rebel groups into two types, coercion and inducement, and develops a theory of rebel recruitment that simultaneously addresses agency problems inside rebel groups and the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08 
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    Routledge Studies in the Politics of Disorder and Instability

  • Understanding Global Poverty: Causes, Capabilities and Human Development book cover

    Understanding Global Poverty

    Causes, Capabilities and Human Development

    By Serena Cosgrove, Benjamin Curtis

    Understanding Global Poverty introduces students to the study and analysis of poverty, helping them to understand why it is pervasive across human societies, and how it can be reduced through proven policy solutions. Using the capabilities and human development approach, the book foregrounds the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge

  • African Peace Militaries: War, Peace and Democratic Governance book cover

    African Peace Militaries

    War, Peace and Democratic Governance

    Edited by David J. Francis

    This book provides a critical understanding of the emerging role of African militaries in peacetime democratic Africa. This book departs from the dominant perspective which simply presents the military as an ‘enemy’ of democracy because of the history and legacy of unending military coup d’états…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07 
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    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • Federalism and Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa book cover

    Federalism and Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Edited by Jan Erk

    The 1990s were marked by democratic and decentralization reforms throughout Africa. The chapters of the volume all highlight the gradual changes that have taken place since. Long-term structural uncodified factors – be it societal, economic, geographic, demographic – seem to have interacted with…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04 
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  • Aid Paradoxes in Afghanistan: Building and Undermining the State book cover

    Aid Paradoxes in Afghanistan

    Building and Undermining the State

    By Nematullah Bizhan

    Foreign aid plays a crucial role in the process of building fragile states, so it is vital to understand its effects. Afghanistan provides a prime case study. Following the removal of the Taliban regime by the US-led military intervention in late 2001, it has received unprecedented amounts in aid…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04 
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    Routledge Studies in Middle East Development

  • Anglo-Indians and Minority Politics in South Asia: Race, Boundary Making and Communal Nationalism book cover

    Anglo-Indians and Minority Politics in South Asia

    Race, Boundary Making and Communal Nationalism

    By Uther Charlton-Stevens

    Anglo-Indians are a mixed-race, Christian and Anglophone minority community which arose in India during the long period of European colonialism. An often neglected part of the British ‘Raj’, their presence complicates the traditional binary through which British imperialism in South Asia is viewed…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
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    Royal Asiatic Society Books

  • Gender and Hindu Nationalism: Understanding masculine hegemony book cover

    Gender and Hindu Nationalism

    Understanding masculine hegemony

    By Prem Kumar Vijayan

    Hindu nationalism – as a discourse, a set of organisations, and as a movement – has gained a lot of ground in India, as is evident in the coming to power of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the last general elections in 2014. This book analyses the broader social base of Hindu…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
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    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • India and Turkey: Past Connections, Contemporary Debates book cover

    India and Turkey

    Past Connections, Contemporary Debates

    Edited by Smita Tewari Jassal, Halil Turan

    India and Turkey, Asia Minor and the Subcontinent of Hindustan and the Ottomans and Mughals have had shared histories of contact, engagement, and dialogue over the centuries. Using the inter-cultural dialogue signaled by such contacts as a starting point, this book builds on the historical…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
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    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • The Routledge Companion to Social Media and Politics book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Social Media and Politics

    Edited by Axel Bruns, Gunn Enli, Eli Skogerbo, Anders Olof Larsson, Christian Christensen

    Social media are now widely used for political protests, campaigns, and communication in developed and developing nations, but available research has not yet paid sufficient attention to experiences beyond the US and UK. This collection tackles this imbalance head-on, compiling cutting-edge…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
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  • Religion and US Foreign Policy book cover

    Religion and US Foreign Policy

    By Lee Marsden

    The events of 11 September 2001 opened a new century in which the old certainties about a secular international order were brought into sharp relief. Scholars and foreign policy analysts had largely accepted a secular worldview and paid little heed to the resurgent religious dimension around the…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
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    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

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