Politics & International Relations: Politics & Technology

  • Big Data, Political Campaigning and the Law: Democracy and Privacy in the Age of Micro-Targeting book cover

    Big Data, Political Campaigning and the Law

    Democracy and Privacy in the Age of Micro-Targeting, 1st Edition

    Edited by Normann Witzleb, Moira Paterson, Janice Richardson

    In this multidisciplinary book, experts from around the globe examine how data-driven political campaigning works, what challenges it poses for personal privacy and democracy, and how emerging practices should be regulated. The rise of big data analytics in the political process has triggered…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Social Mobilization Beyond Ethnicity: Civic Activism and Grassroots Movements in Bosnia and Herzegovina book cover

    Social Mobilization Beyond Ethnicity

    Civic Activism and Grassroots Movements in Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1st Edition

    By Chiara Milan

    This book offers an in-depth investigation of the emergence and spread of social mobilizations that transcend ethnicity in societies violently divided along ethno-national lines. Using Bosnia Herzegovina as a case study, the book explores episodes of mobilization which have superseded…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27
    Routledge
    Southeast European Studies

  • The 21st Century Cold War: A New World Order? book cover

    The 21st Century Cold War

    A New World Order?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Kaplan

    The 21st Century Cold War is a multidisciplinary approach to understanding the pattern of Russian interference in the internal affairs of other nations, suggesting that what in the Cold War was a simple conflict of East vs. West has expanded into a conflict between Russia and two increasingly…

    Hardback – 2019-11-19
    Routledge

  • National Security, Personal Privacy and the Law: Surveying Electronic Surveillance and Data Acquisition book cover

    National Security, Personal Privacy and the Law

    Surveying Electronic Surveillance and Data Acquisition, 1st Edition

    By Sybil Sharpe

    There have been significant changes in public attitudes towards surveillance in the last few years as a consequence of the Snowden disclosures and the Cambridge Analytica scandal. This book re-evaluates competing arguments between national security and personal privacy. The increased assimilation…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Necrogeopolitics: On Death and Death-Making in International Relations book cover

    Necrogeopolitics

    On Death and Death-Making in International Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Alphin, François Debrix

    Necrogeopolitics: On Death and Death-Making in International Relations brings together a diverse array of critical IR scholars, political theorists, critical security studies researchers, and critical geographers to provide a series of interventions on the topic of death and death-making in global…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Automated Media book cover

    Automated Media

    1st Edition

    By Mark Andrejevic

    In this era of pervasive automation, Mark Andrejevic provides an original framework for tracing the logical trajectory of automated media and their social, political, and cultural consequences.  This book explores the cascading logic of automation, which develops from the information collection…

    Paperback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge

  • Social Media and the Islamic State: Can Public Relations Succeed Where Conventional Diplomacy Failed? book cover

    Social Media and the Islamic State

    Can Public Relations Succeed Where Conventional Diplomacy Failed?, 1st Edition

    By Ella Minty

    This book examines how social media has transformed extremist discourse. Drawing on ISIS and their sophisticated use of social media platforms and PR concepts, it explores the ways in which the outfit was able to recruit, mobilise and spread fundamentalist propaganda in regions where it had little…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge India

  • Post-Truth, Fake News and Democracy: Mapping the Politics of Falsehood book cover

    Post-Truth, Fake News and Democracy

    Mapping the Politics of Falsehood, 1st Edition

    By Johan Farkas, Jannick Schou

    Western societies are under siege, as fake news, post-truth and alternative facts are undermining the very core of democracy. This dystopian narrative is currently circulated by intellectuals, journalists and policy makers worldwide. In this book, Johan Farkas and Jannick Schou deliver a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • Cyber book cover

    Cyber

    1st Edition

    Edited by IISS

    Over the past several years, rising cyber power has comprehensively and profoundly affected international security. Key areas include military operations, terrorism, critical infrastructure, corporate security, individual privacy and financial security, and political processes. The burgeoning…

    Hardback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge
    Critical Themes in Contemporary Security

  • Unmasking Administrative Evil book cover

    Unmasking Administrative Evil

    5th Edition

    By Danny L. Balfour, Guy B. Adams, Ashley E. Nickels

    The relationship between evil and public affairs, as well as other fields and professions in public life, has come to the fore as institutions of government seek new ways to operate in an environment of extreme mistrust. Unmasking Administrative Evil, 5th Edition argues that the tendency toward…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14
    Routledge

  • Crypto-Politics: Encryption and Democratic Practices in the Digital Era book cover

    Crypto-Politics

    Encryption and Democratic Practices in the Digital Era, 1st Edition

    By Linda Monsees

    This book examines current debates about the politics of technology and the future of democratic practices in the digital era. The volume centres on the debates on digital encryption in Germany and the USA, during the aftermath of Edward Snowden’s leaks, which revolved around the value of privacy…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge New Security Studies

  • Bitcoin and Beyond (Open Access): Cryptocurrencies, Blockchains, and Global Governance book cover

    Bitcoin and Beyond (Open Access)

    Cryptocurrencies, Blockchains, and Global Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Campbell-Verduyn

    Since the launch of Bitcoin in 2009 several hundred different ‘cryptocurrencies’ have been developed and become accepted for a wide variety of transactions in leading online commercial marketplaces and the ‘sharing economy’, as well as by more traditional retailers, manufacturers, and even by…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

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