Politics & International Relations: International Politics

  • Human Rights and the Reinvention of Freedom book cover

    Human Rights and the Reinvention of Freedom

    1st Edition

    By Nick Stevenson

    This volume seeks to propose a reinvention of freedom under contemporary conditions of globalization, cross-border mobility, and neo-liberal dominance. There are currently two predominant myths circulating about freedom. The first is that in a global age growing numbers of citizens are less…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Domestic Spaces in Post-Mao China: On Electronic Household Appliances book cover

    Domestic Spaces in Post-Mao China

    On Electronic Household Appliances, 1st Edition

    By Wang Min’an

    Unconventional, creative, and highly original, Wang Min’an’s work centres on the assemblage of household machines that create the space of contemporary domesticity. It offers pathways to a new understanding of how the sudden commodification of domestic space in China beginning in the late 1980s has…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Koreans in the Persian Gulf: Policies and International Relations book cover

    Koreans in the Persian Gulf

    Policies and International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Shirzad Azad

    Analyzing the Korean Peninsula’s contemporary engagement with the Persian Gulf region from the 1950s to the present day, the book begins by asking the following question: What drew Koreans to the region in the first place and under what circumstances were they drawn there?While taking into account…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Education and Ethno-Politics: Defending Identity in Iraq book cover

    Education and Ethno-Politics

    Defending Identity in Iraq, 1st Edition

    By Kelsey Shanks

    The Iraqi Disputed Territories consist of 15 districts stretching across four northern governorates. While an administrative solution for the disputed territories remains evasive, minority groups across the region have been pulled into a clash over demographic composition as each disputed district…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • The Europeanization of Turkish Public Policies: A Scorecard book cover

    The Europeanization of Turkish Public Policies

    A Scorecard, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aylin Güney, Ali Tekin

    Turkey’s candidacy for membership of the European Union has had mixed effects on its public policies. The initial degree of cohesion between EU and Turkish national policies, practices and institutions has varied by the policy field in question, leading to a complex amalgam of fit and misfit…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • The Kurdish Issue in Turkey: A Spatial Perspective book cover

    The Kurdish Issue in Turkey

    A Spatial Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zeynep Gambetti, Joost Jongerden

    This volume gives a thorough and comprehensive analysis of the Kurdish issue in Turkey from a spatial perspective that takes into account geographical variations in identity formation, exclusion and political mobilisation. Although analysis of Turkey’s Kurdish issue from a spatial perspective is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Routledge Handbook on Human Rights and the Middle East and North Africa book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Human Rights and the Middle East and North Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Chase

    Recent events such as ‘Iran’s Green Revolution’ and the ‘Arab Uprisings’ have exploded notions that human rights are irrelevant to Middle Eastern and North African politics. Increasingly seen as a global concern, human rights are at the fulcrum of the region’s on-the-ground politics, transnational…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • A Political Economy of Arab Education: Policies and Comparative Perspectives book cover

    A Political Economy of Arab Education

    Policies and Comparative Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Mohamed Alaa Abdel-Moneim

    The failure of reform policies in areas of critical importance to Arab populations such as health and education played a central role in igniting the Arab Awakening, yet this policy perspective has been largely absent from recent studies of the region. Arab regimes most reliant on repression to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Antisemitism and Anti-Zionism in Turkey: From Ottoman Rule to AKP book cover

    Antisemitism and Anti-Zionism in Turkey

    From Ottoman Rule to AKP, 1st Edition

    By Efrat Aviv

    The Jewish community in Turkey today is very diverse with extremely different views as to whether Jews are reluctant or enthusiastic about living in Turkey. Many see themselves primarily as Turks and only then as Jews, while some believe quite the opposite. Some deny there are any expressions of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Ethnicity and Elections in Turkey: Party Politics and the Mobilization of Swing Voters book cover

    Ethnicity and Elections in Turkey

    Party Politics and the Mobilization of Swing Voters, 1st Edition

    By Gul Akdag

    Ethnicity and Elections in Turkey attempts to understand the mobilization strategies of incumbent parties to consolidate and increase their support among swing voters of an ethnic group. By analyzing the strategy of AKP on voters of Kurdish origin, it investigates the conditions under which it can…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Developing EU�Japan Relations in a Changing Regional Context: A Focus on Security, Law and Policies book cover

    Developing EU�Japan Relations in a Changing Regional Context

    A Focus on Security, Law and Policies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dimitri Vanoverbeke, Takao Suami, Takako Ueta, Nicholas Peeters, Frederik Ponjaert

    Relations between the EU and East Asia have consistently expanded in recent years, particularly between the EU and Japan. Against the background of negotiations on an economic and strategic partnership agreement, the EU–Japan relationship is set to become the single most comprehensive ‘…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • International Institutions in World History: Divorcing International Relations Theory from the State and Stage Models book cover

    International Institutions in World History

    Divorcing International Relations Theory from the State and Stage Models, 1st Edition

    By Laust Schouenborg

    This book presents a case for a basic reorientation of International Relations away from the state and towards the study of social institutions in the sense of patterned practices, ideas and norms/rules. IR has always suffered from a parochial occupation with the state and the Western system of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

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