• Russian Nationalism and Ethnic Violence: Symbolic Violence, Lynching, Pogrom and Massacre book cover

    Russian Nationalism and Ethnic Violence

    Symbolic Violence, Lynching, Pogrom and Massacre, 1st Edition

    By Richard Arnold

    Nationalism is now the dominant narrative in Russian politics, and one with genuine popularity in society. Russian Nationalism and Ethnic Violence is a theoretical and empirical study which seeks to break the concept of "ethnic violence" into distinguishable types, examining the key question of why…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • News Across Media: Production, Distribution and Consumption book cover

    News Across Media

    Production, Distribution and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jakob Linaa Jensen, Mette Mortensen, Jacob Ørmen

    News production, distribution and consumption are in rapidly changing due to the rise of new media. This book examines how these processes become more and more interrelated through logics of dissemination, sharing and co-production. These changes have the potential to affect the criteria of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge

  • Refugee News, Refugee Politics: Journalism, Public Opinion and Policymaking in Europe book cover

    Refugee News, Refugee Politics

    Journalism, Public Opinion and Policymaking in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giovanna Dell’Orto, Irmgard Wetzstein

    The unprecedented arrival of more than a million refugees, asylum seekers, and migrants – plus the political, public, and policy reactions to it – is redefining Europe. The repercussions will last for generations on such central issues as security, national identity, human rights, and the very…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Gender, Nation and Popular Film in India: Globalizing Muscular Nationalism book cover

    Gender, Nation and Popular Film in India

    Globalizing Muscular Nationalism, 1st Edition

    By Sikata Banerjee

    Interpretations of manhood have unfolded in India within a middle class cultural milieu shaped by an assertive self-confidence fuelled by liberalisation, a process by which India has been integrated into the global political economy and the prominence of Hindutva or Hindu nationalist politics. …

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Civic Media Literacies: Re-Imagining Human Connection in an Age of Digital Abundance book cover

    Civic Media Literacies

    Re-Imagining Human Connection in an Age of Digital Abundance, 1st Edition

    By Paul Mihailidis

    Civic life today is mediated. Communities small and large are now using connective platforms to share information, engage in local issues, facilitate vibrant debate, and advocate for social causes. In this timely book, Paul Mihailidis explores the texture of daily engagement in civic life, and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge

  • Think Tanks, Foreign Policy and Geo-Politics: Pathways to Influence book cover

    Think Tanks, Foreign Policy and Geo-Politics

    Pathways to Influence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald E. Abelson, Stephen Brooks, Xin Hua

    Questions about the role and influence of think tanks in matters of foreign policy and geopolitics are both timely and important. The reconfiguration of global power, explosion of social media, shifts away from traditional print and oral-based ways of imparting knowledge, and the dramatic increase…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Media Relations of the Anti-War Movement: The Battle for Hearts and Minds book cover

    Media Relations of the Anti-War Movement

    The Battle for Hearts and Minds, 1st Edition

    By Ian Taylor

    In this book, Ian Taylor examines how a social movement, the anti-Iraq War movement in the UK, engaged with the media as a part of their campaigning against the invasion and occupation of Iraq. Moving beyond content analysis to draw upon interviews with locally based journalists and activists,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • Governing Global-City Singapore: Legacies and Futures After Lee Kuan Yew book cover

    Governing Global-City Singapore

    Legacies and Futures After Lee Kuan Yew, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Paul Tan

    This book provides a detailed analysis of how governance in Singapore has evolved since independence to become what it is today, and what its prospects might be in a post-Lee Kuan Yew (LKY) future. First, it discusses the question of political leadership, electoral dominance, and legislative…

    Paperback – 2018-08-03
    Routledge

  • Local Interests and American Foreign Policy: Why International Interventions Fail book cover

    Local Interests and American Foreign Policy

    Why International Interventions Fail, 1st Edition

    By Karl Sandstrom

    This book provides an alternative perspective on how social interest-groups form and interact to affect interventions. It combines historic, sociological and international relations perspectives in a framework through which to view the relevant socio-political dynamics in ‘target societies’. At a…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Democratising the EU from Below?: Citizenship, Civil Society and the Public Sphere book cover

    Democratising the EU from Below?

    Citizenship, Civil Society and the Public Sphere, 1st Edition

    By Ulrike Liebert, Alexander Gattig

    For the European Union of the 21st century, the search for sustainable prosperity and stability includes the challenge of reconciling democratic ideals and practices with the construction of a European constitutional order. From the 2001 Laeken Summit to the 2009 Lisbon Treaty and beyond EU leaders…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge

  • Disability Rights Advocacy Online: Voice, Empowerment and Global Connectivity book cover

    Disability Rights Advocacy Online

    Voice, Empowerment and Global Connectivity, 1st Edition

    By Filippo Trevisan

    Disability rights advocates in the United Kingdom and the United States recently embraced new media technologies in unexpected and innovative ways. This book sheds light on this process of renewal and asks whether the digitalisation of disability rights advocacy can help re-configure political…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • Muslim Americans: Debating the notions of American and un-American book cover

    Muslim Americans

    Debating the notions of American and un-American, 1st Edition

    By Nahid Afrose Kabir

    With Islamophobia on the rise in the US since 9/11, Muslims remain the most misunderstood people in American society. Taking as its point of departure the question of the compatibility of Islam and democracy, this book examines Muslims’ sense of belonging in American society. Based on extensive…

    Paperback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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