Politics & International Relations: International Politics

  • 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

  • The Circassian Diaspora in Turkey: A Political History book cover

    The Circassian Diaspora in Turkey

    A Political History, 1st Edition

    By Zeynel Besleney

    A North Caucasian ethnic group that has been largely obscured in world history as a result of their expulsion from their homeland by Tsarist Russia in the 1860s, Circassians now comprise significant communities not only in the Northwest Caucasus but also in Turkey, Syria, Jordan, Europe and the US.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • The Kurdish Liberation Movement in Iraq: From Insurgency to Statehood book cover

    The Kurdish Liberation Movement in Iraq

    From Insurgency to Statehood, 1st Edition

    By Yaniv Voller

    Investigating the transformation of the Kurdish liberation movement in Iraq this book explores its development from an armed guerrilla movement, engaged in a war for liberation with the government in Baghdad, into the government of a de facto Kurdish state known as the Kurdistan Regional Government…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Israel and the Palestinian Refugee Issue: The Formulation of a Policy, 1948-1956 book cover

    Israel and the Palestinian Refugee Issue

    The Formulation of a Policy, 1948-1956, 1st Edition

    By Jacob Tovy

    Examining the development of Israel’s policy toward the Palestinian refugee issue, this book spans the period following the first Arab-Israeli War until the mid-1950s, when the basic principles of Israel’s policy were finalized.Israel and the Palestinian Refugee Issue outlines and analyzes the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Gender, Orientalism, and the �War on Terror': Representation, Discourse, and Intervention in Global Politics book cover

    Gender, Orientalism, and the �War on Terror'

    Representation, Discourse, and Intervention in Global Politics, 1st Edition

    By Maryam Khalid

    This book offers an accessible and timely analysis of the ‘War on Terror’, based on an innovative approach to a broad range of theoretical and empirical research. It uses ‘gendered orientalism’ as a lens through which to read the relationship between the George W. Bush administration, gendered and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • EU-Russia Relations in Crisis: Understanding Diverging Perceptions book cover

    EU-Russia Relations in Crisis

    Understanding Diverging Perceptions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Casier, Joan DeBardeleben

    Relations between the EU and Russia have been traditionally and predominantly studied from a one-sided power perspective, in which interests and capabilities are taken for granted. This book presents a new approach to EU-Russia relations by focusing on the role of images and perceptions, which can…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Iraqi Kurdistan, the PKK and International Relations: Theory and Ethnic Conflict book cover

    Iraqi Kurdistan, the PKK and International Relations

    Theory and Ethnic Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Hannes Černy

    Due to its primacy in explaining issues of war and peace in the international arena, the discipline of International Relations (IR) looms large in analyses of and responses to ethnic conflict in academia, politics and popular media – in particular with respect to contemporary conflicts in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Iran and the Nuclear Question: History and Evolutionary Trajectory book cover

    Iran and the Nuclear Question

    History and Evolutionary Trajectory, 1st Edition

    By Mohammad Homayounvash

    Spanning over a period of more than five decades since its inception, Iran’s nuclear programme is the most protracted civilian nuclear program in the world and one of the most politicized projects in Iran’s history.'Iran and the Nuclear Question' offers a historiographical portrait of Iran’s early…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Localization in Development Aid: How Global Institutions enter Local Lifeworlds book cover

    Localization in Development Aid

    How Global Institutions enter Local Lifeworlds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thorsten Bonacker, Judith von Heusinger, Kerstin Zimmer

    This edited volume brings together the work of scholars from different disciplines including sociology, political science and anthropology, and analyses how global institutions are embedded in local contexts within development aid. It examines theoretical and empirical implications of the diffusion…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Exit from Democracy: Illiberal Governance in Turkey and Beyond book cover

    Exit from Democracy

    Illiberal Governance in Turkey and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kerem Öktem, Karabekir Akkoyunlu

    Democratic government is facing unprecedented challenges at a global scale. Yet, Turkey's descent into conflict, crisis and autocracy is exceptional. Only a few years ago, the country was praised as a successful Muslim-majority democracy and a promising example of sustainable growth. In Turkey’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Kurdish Politics in Turkey: From the PKK to the KCK book cover

    Kurdish Politics in Turkey

    From the PKK to the KCK, 1st Edition

    By Seevan Saeed

    In the aftermath of the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, the Kurds were promised their own state. However, several factors meant that this dream never became a reality, and the land of the Kurds was divided. Amid a sense of a loss of identity, the Kurds started to fight for their social and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Canada's Corruption at Home and Abroad book cover

    Canada's Corruption at Home and Abroad

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert I. Rotberg, David Carment

    Although Canada is regarded as one of the least corrupt countries, this volume draws on wide ranging evidence and innovative research from scholars around the world to challenge this assumption. Corruption, defined as the "abuse of entrusted power for private gain," is often understood as being…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

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