Politics & International Relations: International Politics

  • Authoritarian Powers: Russia and China Compared book cover

    Authoritarian Powers

    Russia and China Compared, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen White, Ian Mcallister, Neil Munro

    The statistics detailing the socioeconomic growth of Russia and China are impressive. On some projections, China will be the world’s largest economy by 2050, and Russia will be the sixth largest. Yet despite this impressive record of economic growth, a striking feature of both countries is the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    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

  • Brexit and the Commonwealth: What Next? book cover

    Brexit and the Commonwealth

    What Next?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Clegg

    The decision of the UK to ‘Leave’ the European Union (EU) was unexpected, and as a consequence the precise details of what would come next were left very unclear, and still today there is little certainty or agreement over what ‘Brexit’ will actually mean. It is within this context that this edited…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16
    Routledge

  • Afghanistan: Politics and Economics in a Globalising State book cover

    Afghanistan

    Politics and Economics in a Globalising State, 1st Edition

    By Niamatullah Ibrahimi, William Maley

    This book offers an overview of the formation of the Afghan state and of the politics, economic challenges and international relations of contemporary Afghanistan. It opens with an account of some of the key features that make Afghanistan unique and proceeds to discuss how the Afghan state…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    Routledge
    The Contemporary Middle East

  • Latin American Guerrilla Movements: Origins, Evolution, Outcomes book cover

    Latin American Guerrilla Movements

    Origins, Evolution, Outcomes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dirk Kruijt, Eduardo Rey Tristán, Alberto Martín Álvarez

    Organized around single country studies embedded in key historical moments, this book introduces students to the shifting and varied guerrilla history of Latin America from the late 1950s to the present. It brings together academics and those directly involved in aspects of the guerrilla movement,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    Routledge

  • Guatemala, the Question of Genocide book cover

    Guatemala, the Question of Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Oglesby, Diane M. Nelson

    In Guatemala, it was called the "trial of the century": the 2013 prosecution of former de facto head of state (1982-1983) General José Efraín Ríos Montt and his intelligence chief, General José Mauricio Rodríguez Sánchez, on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity against the Maya-Ixil…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    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

  • Political Torture in Popular Culture: The Role of Representations in the Post-9/11 Torture Debate book cover

    Political Torture in Popular Culture

    The Role of Representations in the Post-9/11 Torture Debate, 1st Edition

    By Alex Adams

    Political Torture in Popular Culture argues that the literary, filmic, and popular cultural representation of political torture has been one of the defining dimensions of the torture debate that has taken place in the course of the post-9/11 global war on terrorism. The book argues that cultural…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Palestinian Political Discourse: Between Exile and Occupation book cover

    Palestinian Political Discourse

    Between Exile and Occupation, 1st Edition

    By Emile Badarin

    A great deal of political and academic responses to the Israel/Palestine conflict have construed the Palestinians as an object of Western and Israeli discourses, rather than their own Palestinian discourse. This has hindered understanding of the internal mechanisms involved in the production of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Religion, State and the United Nations: Value Politics book cover

    Religion, State and the United Nations

    Value Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Stensvold

    This volume approaches the UN as a laboratory of religio-political value politics. Over the last two decades religion has acquired increasing influence in international politics, and religious violence and terrorism has attracted much scholarly attention. But there is another parallel development…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Understanding Popular Culture and World Politics in the Digital Age book cover

    Understanding Popular Culture and World Politics in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura J. Shepherd, Caitlin Hamilton

    The practices of world politics are now scrutinised in a way that is unprecedented, with even those previously – or conventionally assumed to be – disengaged from international affairs being drawn into world politics by social media. Interactive websites allow users to follow election results in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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