• Routledge Handbook of Critical International Relations book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Critical International Relations

    Edited by Jenny Edkins

    Critical international relations is both firmly established and rapidly expanding, this Handbook offers a wide-ranging survey of contemporary research in critical international politics spanning feminism, poststructuralism, interpretative approaches, postcolonialism, psychoanalysis, and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 

  • Distributive Politics in Malaysia: Maintaining Authoritarian Party Dominance book cover

    Distributive Politics in Malaysia

    Maintaining Authoritarian Party Dominance

    By Hidekuni Washida

    This book provides a systematic analysis of the fragile dominance of the ruling Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition in Malaysia. The BN coalition has attracted attention as a key example of an authoritarian dominant party regime that has successfully maintained its own stability. Its sustained…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 
    Politics in Asia

  • The Spectacle of Critique: From Philosophy to Cacophony book cover

    The Spectacle of Critique

    From Philosophy to Cacophony

    By Tom Boland

    Far from being the preserve of a few elite thinkers, critique increasingly dominates public life in modernity, leading to a cacophony of accusation and denunciation around all political issues. The technique of unmasking ‘power’ or ‘hegemony’ or ‘ideology’ has now been adopted across the political…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Contemporary Liminality

  • War on the Body: Rethinking the Ethics of War book cover

    War on the Body

    Rethinking the Ethics of War

    By Laura Guillaume

    This book explores the issues associated with thinking the body at war. Ultimately, it reframes the relationship between the body and war by suggesting a new way of thinking about what ‘the body’ is, and consequently how we can consider it in relation to war. Although ‘the body’ may appear to be an…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30 

  • Discourse Before Democracy book cover

    Discourse Before Democracy

    By Richard D. Anderson, Jr.

    In a democracy candidates compete to draw voters to the polls by campaigning with messages composed in a language that the voter finds familiar and even banal. If familiarity encourages voting, could prohibition or restriction of voting result when discourse makes politics seem to be reserved for…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28 

  • Virtual Democracies: Social Media and Democratization of the Public Sphere in the Arab World book cover

    Virtual Democracies

    Social Media and Democratization of the Public Sphere in the Arab World

    By Leila DeVriese

    The Arab Spring raises many important questions about modern mass communication; how has social media changed contentious politics? To what extent have Information and Communication Technologies in general and social media specifically contributed to the democratization of the public sphere? Has…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28 

  • Politics: An Introduction book cover

    Politics: An Introduction

    3rd Edition

    By Barrie Axford, Richard Huggins, Rico Isaacs, Victoria Browne

    The eagerly-awaited 3rd edition of this highly respected and user-friendly text for introductory courses has been thoroughly updated to reflect the world today. It provides completely updated and stimulating coverage of topics essential to the understanding of contemporary politics. It offers…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

  • Ilan Gur-Ze'ev and Education: Pedagogies of transformation and peace book cover

    Ilan Gur-Ze'ev and Education

    Pedagogies of transformation and peace

    By Alexandre Guilherme

    Ilan Gur-Ze'ev, the esteemed Israeli philosopher and educationist, passed away on the 5th of January 2012 at the Italian Hospital in Haifa. He was internationally renowned for his contributions to the fields of critical pedagogy and peace education, which spanned several decades, and remain seminal…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Michael Oakeshott and the Cambridge School on the History of Political Thought. book cover

    Michael Oakeshott and the Cambridge School on the History of Political Thought.

    By Martyn Thompson

    This book is a critique of Cambridge School Historical Contextualism as the currently dominant mode of history of political thought drawing upon Michael Oakeshott’s analysis of the logic of historical enquiry. While acknowledging that the early Cambridge School work represented a considerable…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 

  • Walling, Boundaries and Liminality: A Political Anthropology of Transformations book cover

    Walling, Boundaries and Liminality

    A Political Anthropology of Transformations

    Edited by Agnes Horvath, Marius Ion Benţa, Joan Davison

    Contemporary challenges related to walls, borders and encirclement, such as migration, integration, and endemic historical conflicts, can only be understood properly from a long-term perspective. This book seeks to go beyond conventional definitions of the long durée by locating the social practice…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Contemporary Liminality

  • The Pedagogy of Economic Crises: Crisis Dynamics, Construals, and Lessons book cover

    The Pedagogy of Economic Crises

    Crisis Dynamics, Construals, and Lessons

    Edited by Bob Jessop, Karim Kniou

    Hardback – 2018-08-03 
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

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