Politics & International Relations: Security Studies - Pol & Intl Relns

  • Hobbesian Applied Ethics and Public Policy book cover

    Hobbesian Applied Ethics and Public Policy

    Edited by Shane D. Courtland

    Most philosophers and political scientists readily admit that Thomas Hobbes is a significant figure in the history of political thought. His theory was, arguably, one of the first to provide a justification for political legitimacy from the perspective of each individual subject. Many excellent…

    Hardback – 2017-09-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • The Jews of the Yemen, 1800-1914 book cover

    The Jews of the Yemen, 1800-1914

    By Yehuda Nini

    In the nineteenth century, the political independence and stability of the Yemen were undermined by outside forces. The Wahabite movement, British naval imperialism and the expansion of the Ottoman Empire all contributed to the decline of the country. The upheavals of the period are the framework…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Gulf

  • Bedouin of Northern Arabia: Traditions of the Al-?hafir book cover

    Bedouin of Northern Arabia

    Traditions of the Al-?hafir

    By Bruce Ingham

    This is an absorbing and authentic account, first published in 1986, of the history and traditional way of life of the Al-Dhafir bedouins of north-eastern Arabia, based on a study of their traditions, Arabic historical annals and the reports of western travellers over the past two hundred years.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Society of the Middle East

  • The Republic of Lebanon: Nation in Jeopardy book cover

    The Republic of Lebanon

    Nation in Jeopardy

    By David C. Gordon

    Torn by civil war, its major city in shambles, and occupied by foreign peacekeeping forces as well as foreign armies, the Republic of Lebanon in the 1980s was struggling to regroup, rebuild and resolve its problems under new leadership. In this analytical survey, first published in 1983, Professor…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Society of the Middle East

  • Studies in the Arab Theater and Cinema book cover

    Studies in the Arab Theater and Cinema

    By Jacob M. Landau

    The Arab theatre and cinema are among the most neglected subjects in the studies of Oriental literature and research into the history of theatre. This book, written by the acclaimed scholar Jacob M. Landau and first published in 1958, is a survey of the development of the Arab theatre and cinema as…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Society of the Middle East

  • Dawn Over Oman book cover

    Dawn Over Oman

    By Pauline Searle

    Oman is one of the most beautiful and popular countries in the Middle East, yet a few years ago it was one of the world’s backwaters where visitors were discouraged. The turning point came with the takeover of power by Sultan Qaboos bin Said in 1970. This book, first published in 1979, takes the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Society of the Middle East

  • Kuwait: the Transformation of an Oil State book cover

    Kuwait: the Transformation of an Oil State

    By Jill Crystal

    Kuwait, unlike most of its neighbours, has a well-established national identity and a long history as a nation, dating back to the eighteenth century. In this book, first published in 1992, Dr. Jill Crystal focuses on two recurring themes in Kuwaiti history: one, the preservation of a sense of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Society of the Middle East

  • The Middle East: A Geographical Study, Second Edition book cover

    The Middle East

    A Geographical Study, Second Edition

    Edited by Peter Beaumont, G.H. Blake, J. Malcolm Wagstaff

    This book, first published in 1976 and in this second edition in 1988, combines an examination of the political, cultural and economic geography of the Middle East with a detailed study of the region’s landscape features, natural resources, environmental conditions and ecological evolution. The…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Society of the Middle East

  • Embodying Militarism: Exploring the spaces and bodies in-between book cover

    Embodying Militarism

    Exploring the spaces and bodies in-between

    Edited by Synne L. Dyvik, Lauren Greenwood

    How are militarism and militarisation embodied and why is it important to study these concepts together? This volume highlights a lack of research into people’s emotions, bodies and experiences in global politics, and brings these important dimensions to bear on how we study militarism and process…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

  • The Reparative Effects of Human Rights Trials: Lessons From Argentina book cover

    The Reparative Effects of Human Rights Trials

    Lessons From Argentina

    By Rosario Figari Layus

    Justice in domestic courts is one of the most prominent aims of victims seeking to obtain accountability for human rights violations. It is, however, also one of the most difficult to achieve. In many Latin American countries, as well as elsewhere, activists have put human rights prosecutions…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Terrorism and Organized Hate Crime: Intelligence Gathering, Analysis and Investigations, Fourth Edition book cover

    Terrorism and Organized Hate Crime

    Intelligence Gathering, Analysis and Investigations, Fourth Edition

    By Michael R. Ronczkowski

    The ability of law enforcement agencies to manage and act upon intelligence is the key to countering terrorism. Likewise, a critical foundation of intelligence-led policing is the proper analysis of all information gained. Terrorism and Organized Hate Crime: Intelligence Gathering, Analysis, and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    CRC Press

  • The Psychology of Terrorists: Tools for Profiling and Counterterrorism book cover

    The Psychology of Terrorists

    Tools for Profiling and Counterterrorism

    Edited by Raymond H. Hamden

    Drawing on his extensive experience, including research, consultations, and first-hand interviews, Richard Hamden presents a unique look at terrorists as individual players with personal motives as well as those of principle. Organizing the psychology of terrorists into four distinct profiles, he…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    CRC Press

22Series in Security Studies - Pol & Intl Relns

Product Search