Politics & International Relations: International Politics

  • Sovereignty, State Failure and Human Rights: Petty Despots and Exemplary Villains book cover

    Sovereignty, State Failure and Human Rights

    Petty Despots and Exemplary Villains, 1st Edition

    By Neil Englehart

    This book argues that the effectiveness of the state apparatus is one of the crucial variables determining human rights conditions, and that state weakness and failure is responsible for much of the human rights abuses we see today. Weak states are unable to control their own agents or to police…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Palestine-Israel in the Print News Media: Contending Discourses book cover

    Palestine-Israel in the Print News Media

    Contending Discourses, 1st Edition

    By Luke Peterson

    Israel-Palestine in the Print News Media: Contending Discourses is concerned with conceptions of language, knowledge, and thought about political conflict in the Middle East in two national news media communities: the United States and the United Kingdom. Arguing for the existence of national…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Ralph Bunche and the Arab-Israeli Conflict: Mediation and the UN, 1947-1949 book cover

    Ralph Bunche and the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    Mediation and the UN, 1947-1949, 1st Edition

    By Elad Ben-Dror

    "I swear by all that’s Holy, I will never come anywhere near the Palestine problem once I liberate myself from this trap." Ralph Bunche wrote these lines to his wife in 1949, during the armistice talks on Rhodes. A year later, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his success in ending the 1948…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Palestine in EU and Russian Foreign Policy: Statehood and the Peace Process book cover

    Palestine in EU and Russian Foreign Policy

    Statehood and the Peace Process, 1st Edition

    By Malath Alagha

    The establishment of a Palestinian state has long been a strategic objective of EU and Russian foreign policy in the Middle East. However, over a decade after the creation of the road-map, the establishment of an independent Palestinian state has still not been achieved. Palestine in EU and Russian…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Neoliberalism and Climate Policy in the United States: From market fetishism to the developmental state book cover

    Neoliberalism and Climate Policy in the United States

    From market fetishism to the developmental state, 1st Edition

    By Robert MacNeil

    This book explores how Washington’s efforts to act on climate change have been translated under conditions of American neoliberalism, where the state struggles to find a stable and legitimate role in the economy, and where environmental and industrial policy are enormously contentious topics.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Multicultural Politics of Recognition and Postcolonial Citizenship: Rethinking the Nation book cover

    Multicultural Politics of Recognition and Postcolonial Citizenship

    Rethinking the Nation, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Busbridge

    This book examines claims for recognition of cultural difference from immigrant and Indigenous minorities, highlighting the ways in which they intersect with ideas of national community. Busbridge argues that there is an important, albeit under-explored, relationship between nation and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • US Naval Strategy and National Security: The Evolution of American Maritime Power book cover

    US Naval Strategy and National Security

    The Evolution of American Maritime Power, 1st Edition

    By Sebastian Bruns

    This book examines US naval strategy and the role of American seapower over three decades, from the late 20th century to the early 21st century. This study uses the concept of seapower as a framework to explain the military and political application of sea power and naval force for the United…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Susan Strange and the Future of Global Political Economy: Power, Control and Transformation book cover

    Susan Strange and the Future of Global Political Economy

    Power, Control and Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Randall Germain

    This edited volume addresses the 2007/2009 financial crisis as the occasion to engage critically with the corpus of Susan Strange’s work, in order to consider what changes (if any) this crisis portends for the structural organization of the global political economy. The contributors use Strange’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Turkish AK Party and its Leader: Criticism, opposition and dissent book cover

    The Turkish AK Party and its Leader

    Criticism, opposition and dissent, 1st Edition

    Edited by Umit Cizre

    After landslide electoral victories, two referenda and a presidential election, thirteen years of AK Party rule have shattered many myths regarding Turkey’s politics and the nature of the party itself. This book argues that the last thirteen years are best understood via the AK party’s interaction…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Saudi Arabian Foreign Relations: Diplomacy and Mediation in Conflict Resolution book cover

    Saudi Arabian Foreign Relations

    Diplomacy and Mediation in Conflict Resolution, 1st Edition

    By René Rieger

    In recent decades, Saudi Arabia has committed itself to playing the part of mediator in intra-national and international conflicts in the greater Middle East region. Examples include the two Saudi-introduced Arab Peace Initiatives of 1982 and 2002, mediation attempts between Algeria and Morocco in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Religious Problem with Religious Freedom: Why Foreign Policy Needs Political Theology book cover

    The Religious Problem with Religious Freedom

    Why Foreign Policy Needs Political Theology, 1st Edition

    By Robert Joustra

    Rival understandings of the meaning and practice of the religious and the secular lead to rival public perspectives about religion and religious freedom in North America. This book explores how debates over the American Office of Religious Freedom and its International Religious Freedom Act (IRFA,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Minority Rights in Turkey: A Battlefield for Europeanization book cover

    Minority Rights in Turkey

    A Battlefield for Europeanization, 1st Edition

    By Gözde Yilmaz

    The issue of minority rights is highly contested in both member and candidate states of the European Union. Compared with other policy areas, the Europeanization process in minority rights is much slower and more problematic. Turkey, though, differs from the majority of the member states by showing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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