• Euro-Mediterranean Relations after the Arab Spring: Persistence in Times of Change book cover

    Euro-Mediterranean Relations after the Arab Spring

    Persistence in Times of Change, 1st Edition

    By Jakob Horst, Annette Jünemann, Delf Rothe

    The ’Arab Spring’ triggered paradigmatic shifts but, despite these changes, much in the Euro-Mediterranean region remains the same. Utilising ’Logics of Action’, an innovative theoretical framework designed to capture the complexity of political interaction in one of the fastest changing regions in…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27
    Routledge

  • The Biopolitics of Lifestyle: Foucault, Ethics and Healthy Choices book cover

    The Biopolitics of Lifestyle

    Foucault, Ethics and Healthy Choices, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Mayes

    A growing sense of urgency over obesity at the national and international level has led to a proliferation of medical and non-medical interventions into the daily lives of individuals and populations. This work focuses on the biopolitical use of lifestyle to govern individual choice and secure…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Globalization and Capitalist Geopolitics: Sovereignty and state power in a multipolar world book cover

    Globalization and Capitalist Geopolitics

    Sovereignty and state power in a multipolar world, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Woodley

    Globalization and Capitalist Geopolitics is concerned with the nature of corporate power against the backdrop of the decline of the West and the struggle by non-western states to challenge and overcome domination of the rest of the world by the West. This book argues that although the US continues…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Mobilizing Transnational Gender Politics in Post-Genocide Rwanda book cover

    Mobilizing Transnational Gender Politics in Post-Genocide Rwanda

    1st Edition

    By Rirhandu Mageza-Barthel

    Mageza-Barthel provides a context sensitive analysis of how Rwanda's women's movement used the United Nations (UN) gender norms in its efforts to insert gender-specific demands in the post-genocide period. The overall goal of these women - and their supporters - has been to further gender equality…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Gender in a Global/Local World

  • Non-State Challenges in a Re-Ordered World: The Jackals of Westphalia book cover

    Non-State Challenges in a Re-Ordered World

    The Jackals of Westphalia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Ruzza, Anja P Jakobi, Charles Geisler

    There is a sprawling scholarship on violence, crime, and corrupt state rule; yet few have interpreted these challenges as transformative at the global scale and as a potential source of alternative, non-state, legitimacy. This volume challenges "Westphalian conservativism" in a provocative yet…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global and Transnational Politics

  • Reforming UN Decision-Making Procedures: Promoting a Deliberative System for Global Peace and Security book cover

    Reforming UN Decision-Making Procedures

    Promoting a Deliberative System for Global Peace and Security, 1st Edition

    By Martin Daniel Niemetz

    The institutional procedures for the UN’s decision-making on issues of global peace and security, first and foremost the Security Council (SC), were conceived with the objective of enabling a swift but internationally coordinated response to irregular situations of crises. Today, however, the UN is…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on the United Nations (UN)

  • The Politics of Surveillance and Response to Disease Outbreaks: The New Frontier for States and Non-state Actors book cover

    The Politics of Surveillance and Response to Disease Outbreaks

    The New Frontier for States and Non-state Actors, 1st Edition

    By Sara E. Davies, Jeremy R. Youde

    The capacity to conduct international disease outbreak surveillance and share information about outbreaks quickly has empowered both State and Non-State Actors to take an active role in stopping the spread of disease by generating new technical means to identify potential pandemics through the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Global Health

  • The United Nations as a Knowledge System book cover

    The United Nations as a Knowledge System

    1st Edition

    By Nanette Svenson

    This book seeks to explore how the UN has generated, warehoused, disseminated, structured, packaged, expanded, transferred and leveraged its vast resources of accumulated information and experience throughout the decades and, particularly, since the start of the 21st century with the introduction…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • The Global City 2.0: From Strategic Site to Global Actor book cover

    The Global City 2.0

    From Strategic Site to Global Actor, 1st Edition

    By Kristin Ljungkvist

    Global cities all over the world are taking on new roles as they increasingly participate directly and independently in international affairs and global politics. So far, surprisingly few studies have analyzed the role of the Global City beyond its already well explicated role in the globalized…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Cities and Global Governance

  • The Organization of Islamic Cooperation: Politics, Problems, and Potential book cover

    The Organization of Islamic Cooperation

    Politics, Problems, and Potential, 1st Edition

    By Turan Kayaoglu

    The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is the world’s leading international Islamic organization. Turan Kayaoglu provides the first accessible and concise introduction and overview of this important organization. This book details the OIC’s struggle to address popular…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Humanitarian NGOs, (In)Security and Identity: Epistemic Communities and Security Governance book cover

    Humanitarian NGOs, (In)Security and Identity

    Epistemic Communities and Security Governance, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Schneiker

    Increasingly humanitarian NGOs operate in the context of armed conflicts where the security risks are higher than in contexts of natural disaster. Working in Afghanistan, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Pakistan and Sri Lanka is particularly dangerous for humanitarians. This existential threat affects…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Global Security in a Changing World

  • Routledge Handbook of Water Economics and Institutions book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Water Economics and Institutions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kimberly Burnett, Richard Howitt, James A. Roumasset, Christopher A. Wada

    Growing scarcity of freshwater worldwide brings to light the need for sound water resource modeling and policy analysis. While a solid foundation has been established for many specific water management problems, combining those methods and principles in a unified framework remains an ongoing…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

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