Politics & International Relations: African & Third World Politics

  • International Society and the De Facto State book cover

    International Society and the De Facto State

    1st Edition

    By Scott Pegg

    Originally published in 1998, International Society and the De Facto Society explores the phenomenon of de facto statehood in contemporary international relations. The de facto state is almost the inverse of what Robert Jackson has termed the ‘quasi-state’. The quasi-state has an ambassador, a flag…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • African Citizenship Aspirations: As Time Goes By or How Far Till Banjul book cover

    African Citizenship Aspirations

    As Time Goes By or How Far Till Banjul, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catarina Antunes Gomes, Cesaltina Abreu

    This collective work aims to critically reflect upon contemporary citizenship aspirations and practices in sub-Saharan Africa. Focusing on different realities, such as Angola, Mozambique and the Great Lakes region, it tries to unveil multiple historical commonalities, especially those arising from…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • Islamism and Social Movements in North Africa, the Sahel and Beyond: Transregional and Local Perspectives book cover

    Islamism and Social Movements in North Africa, the Sahel and Beyond

    Transregional and Local Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aurelie Campana, Cédric Jourde

    As North African, Middle Eastern, and Sahelian societies adapt to the post-Arab Spring era and the rise of violence across the area, various groups find in Islam an answer to the challenges of the era. This book explores how Islamist social movements, Sufi brotherhoods, and Jihadi armed groups, in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Elections in Museveni's Uganda book cover

    Elections in Museveni's Uganda

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sam Wilkins, Richard Vokes

    Uganda’s 2016 elections, which returned thirty-year incumbent President Yoweri Museveni and his National Resistance Movement (NRM) in yet another landslide, took place in an atmosphere of patronage, coercion and fraud. But is this diagnosis sufficient to understand the processes of voting and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    Routledge

  • The Europa Regional Surveys of the World 2020: 9 -Volume Set book cover

    The Europa Regional Surveys of the World 2020

    9 -Volume Set, 1st Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

      The Europa Regional Surveys of the World Set 2020 is a timely and authoritative reference source, vast in its scope. The set consists of nine volumes, covering all the world regions, from South Asia to North America. These can be purchased individually or together. Each volume provides a…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Economics and Political Economy of African Air Transport book cover

    The Economics and Political Economy of African Air Transport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kenneth Button, Gianmaria Martini, Davide Scotti

    Africa is the smallest of the ‘regional’ aviation markets but one that Boeing and others expect to expand over the medium term. Developments on the continent that require the creation of robust and efficient air transport include growth in tourism, the export of ‘exotics’, and the emergence of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Counter-Insurgency in Nigeria: The Military and Operations against Boko Haram, 2011-2017 book cover

    Counter-Insurgency in Nigeria

    The Military and Operations against Boko Haram, 2011-2017, 1st Edition

    By Akali Omeni

    This book offers a detailed examination of the counter-insurgency operations undertaken by the Nigerian military against Boko Haram between 2011 and 2017. Based on extensive fieldwork conducted with military units in Nigeria, Counter-Insurgency in Nigeria has two main aims. First, it…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Reconciliation and Religio-political Non-conformism in Zimbabwe book cover

    Reconciliation and Religio-political Non-conformism in Zimbabwe

    1st Edition

    By Joram Tarusarira

    Religio-political organisations in Zimbabwe play an important role in advocating democratisation and reconciliation, against acquiescent, silenced or co-opted mainstream churches. Reconciliation and Religio-political Non-conformism in Zimbabwe analyses activities of religious organisations that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Humanitarianism and the Quantification of Human Needs: Minimal Humanity book cover

    Humanitarianism and the Quantification of Human Needs

    Minimal Humanity, 1st Edition

    By Joël Glasman

    This book provides the first historical inquiry into the quantification of needs in humanitarian assistance. Ultimately the book argues that we cannot understand the global humanitarian aid movement, if we do not understand how humanitarian agencies made human suffering commensurable across borders…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • US Foreign Policy in The Horn of Africa: From Colonialism to Terrorism book cover

    US Foreign Policy in The Horn of Africa

    From Colonialism to Terrorism, 1st Edition

    By Donna Rose Jackson

    Examining American foreign policy towards the Horn of Africa between 1945 and 1991, this book uses Ethiopia and Somalia as case studies to offer an evaluation of the decision-making process during the Cold War, and consider the impact that these decisions had upon subsequent developments both…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • The Changing Face of Warfare in the 21st Century book cover

    The Changing Face of Warfare in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    By Gregory Simons, Iulian Chifu

    This study discusses salient trends demonstrated by contemporary warfare of these first years of the 21st century. The authors reinforce previous notions of Fourth Generation Warfare, but most importantly explore the workings of new components and how these have modified the theory and practice of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Exploring Peace Formation: Security and Justice in Post-Colonial States book cover

    Exploring Peace Formation

    Security and Justice in Post-Colonial States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kwesi Aning, M Anne Brown, Volker Boege, Charles T Hunt

    This volume examines the dynamics of socio-political order in post-colonial states across the Pacific Islands region and West Africa in order to elaborate on the processes and practices of peace formation. Drawing on field research and engaging with post-liberal conceptualisations of peacebuilding,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

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