Politics & International Relations: International Politics

  • Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sergei A. Samoilenko, Martijn Icks, Jennifer Keohane, Eric Shiraev

    In modern politics as well as in historical times, character attacks abound. Words and images, like symbolic and psychological weapons, have sullied or destroyed numerous reputations. People mobilize significant material and psychological resources to defend themselves against such attacks. How…

    Hardback – 2019-12-23
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • 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

  • Social-Environmental Conflicts, Extractivism and Human Rights in Latin America book cover

    Social-Environmental Conflicts, Extractivism and Human Rights in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Malayna Raftopoulos

    This book focuses on the issues of global environmental injustice and human rights violations and explores the scope and limits of the potential of human rights to influence environmental justice. It offers a multidisciplinary perspective on contemporary development discussions, analysing some of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge

  • Corruption and Informal Practices in the Middle East and North Africa book cover

    Corruption and Informal Practices in the Middle East and North Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ina Kubbe, Aiysha Varraich

    This book investigates the pervasive problem of corruption across the Middle East and North Africa. Drawing on the specifics of the local context, the book explores how corruption in the region is actuated through informal practices that coexist and work in parallel to formal institutions. When…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Corruption and Anti-Corruption Studies

  • 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

  • Foreign Relations of the GCC Countries: Shifting Global and Regional Dynamics book cover

    Foreign Relations of the GCC Countries

    Shifting Global and Regional Dynamics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eman Ragab, Silvia Colombo

    This book examines the foreign policies of the GCC countries six years after the Arab uprisings, in terms of drivers, narratives, actions and outcomes, paying particular attention to Middle Eastern countries, Iran and Western international powers. The assessment focuses on current affairs, but also…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • Communication, Legitimation and Morality in Modern Politics: Studying Public Justification book cover

    Communication, Legitimation and Morality in Modern Politics

    Studying Public Justification, 1st Edition

    Edited by Uriel Abulof, Markus Kornprobst

    Why? This question drives scientific inquiry, not least in the social sciences: why war, revolution, racism and inequality? Asking and debating about ‘why?’, however, is not the prerogative of scholars; social actors, endowed with thought, reflection and speech, do it too. While we all dance to the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • US Hegemony and the Americas: Power and Economic Statecraft in International Relations book cover

    US Hegemony and the Americas

    Power and Economic Statecraft in International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Arturo Santa-Cruz

    In this book, Arturo Santa-Cruz advances an understanding of power as a social relationship and applies it consistently to the economic realm in United States relations with other countries of the Western Hemisphere. Following the academic and popular debate on the ebb and flow of US hegemony, this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • On Public Imagination: A Political and Ethical Imperative book cover

    On Public Imagination

    A Political and Ethical Imperative, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victor Faessel, Richard Falk, Michael Curtin

    In this wide-ranging and multidisciplinary volume, leading scholars, activists, journalists, and public figures deliberate about the creative and critical potential of public imagination in an era paradoxically marked by intensifying globalization and resurgent nationalism. Divided into five…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Territorial Designs and International Politics: Inside-out and Outside-in book cover

    Territorial Designs and International Politics

    Inside-out and Outside-in, 1st Edition

    Edited by Boaz Atzili, Burak Kadercan

    Territory is back with a vengeance. Although territorial politics never really went away, it was often perceived that way in public discussion and among scholars. The territorial conflicts of the last several years, however, have raised new academic and policy questions, revived old debates that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • The Politics and Performance of Mestizaje in Latin America: Mestizo Acts book cover

    The Politics and Performance of Mestizaje in Latin America

    Mestizo Acts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul K Eiss, Joanne Rapport

    The term "mestizaje" is generally translated as race mixture, with races typically understood as groups differentiated by skin color or other physical characteristics. Yet such understandings seem contradicted by contemporary understandings of race as a cultural construct, or idea, rather than as a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • The Legislature of Brazil: An Analysis of Its Policy-Making and Public Engagement Roles book cover

    The Legislature of Brazil

    An Analysis of Its Policy-Making and Public Engagement Roles, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cristiane Brum Bernardes, Cristina Leston-Bandeira, Ricardo de João Braga

    This book develops a critical analysis of the Brazilian legislature, specifically the role of its lower chamber, the Chamber of Deputies, in policy making and how this combines with its public engagement role, namely in terms of promoting participation and transparency. The book draws from Nelson…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

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