• China’s New Global Strategy: The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Volume I book cover

    China’s New Global Strategy

    The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Volume I, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suisheng Zhao

    Rising as a global power and regarding the existing world order unjust and unreasonable enough to meet the interests of both itself and other emerging powers, China has demanded reform to global governance, and taken new initiatives using its new quotient of wealth and influence to draw countries…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09
    Routledge

  • The Transformation of the Social Right to Healthcare: Evidence from England and Germany book cover

    The Transformation of the Social Right to Healthcare

    Evidence from England and Germany, 1st Edition

    By Katharina Böhm

    This pathbreaking book investigates welfare state change in the area of health care- a field widely neglected by comparative welfare state research. While some work on health care expenditure exists, health care rights have not been systematically studied since social rights have exclusively…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge
    Social Welfare Around the World

  • Nonviolent Political Economy: Theory and Applications book cover

    Nonviolent Political Economy

    Theory and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Freddy Cante, Wanda Tatiana Torres

    Nonviolent Political Economy offers a set of theoretical solutions and practical guidelines to build an economy of nonviolence which implies a social state of peacefulness, involving minimal violence and minimal destruction of nature. The book provides renewed reflections on heterodox economics,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Rebuilding Afghanistan in Times of Crisis: A Global Response book cover

    Rebuilding Afghanistan in Times of Crisis

    A Global Response, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adenrele Awotona

    Rebuilding Afghanistan in Times of Crisis provides academics and researchers interested in planning, urbanism and conflict studies with a multidisciplinary, international assessment of the reconstruction and foreign aid efforts in Afghanistan. The book draws together expert contributions from…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Private Military and Security Companies as Legitimate Governors: From Barricades to Boardrooms book cover

    Private Military and Security Companies as Legitimate Governors

    From Barricades to Boardrooms, 1st Edition

    By Berenike Prem

    This book examines the legitimation of Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs), focusing on the controversy between PMSCs and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs). While existing studies disproportionately emphasizes the ability for companies and their clients to dominate and shape…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Gower
    Routledge Private Security Studies

  • China, the UN and Human Rights: Implications for World Politics book cover

    China, the UN and Human Rights

    Implications for World Politics, 1st Edition

    By Christopher B Primiano

    Addressing the problem of reconciling China’s voting record in the UN on human rights and repressive policy at home, this book argues that domestic factors determine the way the Chinese government acts on wider human rights issues. China has a very active voting record in the United Nations…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Sustainability Governance and Hierarchy book cover

    Sustainability Governance and Hierarchy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philippe Hamman

    Sustainability Governance and Hierarchy provides a solid, theoretically and empirically grounded reflection on the concept of "sustainability governance". This idea has been growing in popularity in social science literature, as well as among decision-makers and governance actors, as it brings…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • A Global Corporate Trust for Agroecological Integrity: New Agriculture in a World of Legitimate Eco-states book cover

    A Global Corporate Trust for Agroecological Integrity

    New Agriculture in a World of Legitimate Eco-states, 1st Edition

    By John W. Head

    This book examines global environmental governance and how legal, institutional, and conceptual reform can facilitate a transformation to a new ‘natural-systems’ form of agriculture. Profound global climate disruption makes it essential that we replace our current agricultural system – described…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Politics of International Human Rights Law Promotion in Western Europe: Order versus Justice book cover

    Politics of International Human Rights Law Promotion in Western Europe

    Order versus Justice, 1st Edition

    By Koldo Casla

    This book offers a critical reinterpretation of Western European States’ programmatic support for International Human Rights Law (IHRL) since the 1970s. It examines the systemic or structural constraints inherent to the international legal system and argues that order trumps justice in Western…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Rights

  • Human Rights, Digital Society and the Law: A Research Companion book cover

    Human Rights, Digital Society and the Law

    A Research Companion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mart Susi

    The Internet has created a formidable challenge for human rights law and practice worldwide. International scholarly and policy-oriented communities have so far established a consensus regarding only one main aspect – human rights in the internet are the same as offline. There are emerging and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Trust and Distrust in Digital Economies book cover

    Trust and Distrust in Digital Economies

    1st Edition

    By Philippa Ryan

    In digital economies, the Internet enables the "platformisation" of everything. Big technology companies and mobile apps are running mega marketplaces, supported by seamless online payments systems. This rapidly expanding ecosystem is fueled by data. Meanwhile, perceptions of the global financial…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • The Politics and Technology of Cyberspace book cover

    The Politics and Technology of Cyberspace

    1st Edition

    By Danny Steed

    Addressing the problems surrounding cyber security and cyberspace, this book bridges the gap between the technical and political worlds to increase our understanding of this major security concern in our IT-dependent society, and the risks it presents. Only by establishing a sound technical…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge
    Modern Security Studies

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