Politics & International Relations: American Political Economy

  • The Politics of Trade Pressure: American-Soviet Relations, 1980-88 book cover

    The Politics of Trade Pressure

    American-Soviet Relations, 1980-88, 1st Edition

    By Mohammed Ishaq

    First published in 1999, this volume examines Soviet-American relations with a specific emphasis on the American use of trade pressure in comparison with Soviet involvement in regional conflicts, in contrast to a broader East-West dichotomous analysis. Mohammed Ishaq addresses the history of the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The US-Japan Security Community: Theoretical Understanding of Transpacific Relationships book cover

    The US-Japan Security Community

    Theoretical Understanding of Transpacific Relationships, 1st Edition

    By Hidekazu Sakai

    Drawing on the work of Karl W. Deutsch, this book argues that the United States and Japan have formed their own security community, based on a sense of “collective identity.” In so doing, it provides a new theoretical outlook on co- operation between the United States and Japan, offering a…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03
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  • Justice and the Meritocratic State book cover

    Justice and the Meritocratic State

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Mulligan

    Like American politics, the academic debate over justice is polarized, with almost all theories of justice falling within one of two traditions: egalitarianism and libertarianism. This book provides an alternative to the partisan standoff by focusing not on equality or liberty, but on the idea that…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
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    Political Philosophy for the Real World

  • A Structural Model of the U.S. Government Securities Market book cover

    A Structural Model of the U.S. Government Securities Market

    1st Edition

    By V. Vance Roley

    Originally published in 1979. This study focuses primarily on the development of a structural model for the U. S. Government securities market, ie. the specification and estimation of the demands for disaggregated maturity classes of U.S. Government securities by the individual investor groups…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
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    Routledge Library Editions: Econometrics

  • Unequivocal Justice book cover

    Unequivocal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Freiman

    Unequivocal Justice challenges the prevailing view within political philosophy that broadly free market regimes are inconsistent with the basic principles of liberal egalitarian justice. Freiman argues that the liberal egalitarian rejection of free market regimes rests on a crucial methodological…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
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    Political Philosophy for the Real World

  • The United States and the Control of World Oil book cover

    The United States and the Control of World Oil

    1st Edition

    By Edward H. Shaffer

    This volume, originally published in 1983, analyses the extent to which American dominance in world affairs is based on the control of oil resources and the changes which will inevitably take place with the end of the oil era. The author concludes that the USA will be forced to take part in a…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Politics of Oil and Gas

  • Citizenship, Activism and the City: The Invisible and the Impossible book cover

    Citizenship, Activism and the City

    The Invisible and the Impossible, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Burke Wood

    Were the occupations of 2010–11 – from Spain to Tahrir Square to Occupy Wall Street – a success or failure? Are they the model for urban radical politics? This book challenges common understandings and underlying assumptions of what constitutes activism and resistance. It…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
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    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Energy Security and Natural Gas Markets in Europe: Lessons from the EU and the United States book cover

    Energy Security and Natural Gas Markets in Europe

    Lessons from the EU and the United States, 1st Edition

    By Tim Boersma

    Moving beyond most conventional thinking about energy security in Europe which revolves around stability of supplies and the reliability of suppliers, this book presents the history of European policy-making regarding energy resources, including recent controversies about shale gas and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
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    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Order and Control in American Socio-Economic Thought: Social Scientists and Progressive-Era Reform book cover

    Order and Control in American Socio-Economic Thought

    Social Scientists and Progressive-Era Reform, 1st Edition

    By Charles McCann

    The Progressive Era is generally regarded as a period of extraordinary social, political, and economic change, affecting virtually every aspect of American life. In the last decades of the nineteenth century, American social scientists, drawing on their experiences with the German social welfare…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
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    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Protesting Citizenship: Migrant Activisms book cover

    Protesting Citizenship: Migrant Activisms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Imogen Tyler, Katarzyna Marciniak

    What does it mean to state ‘No One is Illegal?’. This rallying call is what unifies migrant protests against exclusionary border regimes around the world, bringing migrants, citizens, `legal` and `illegal` people onto the streets in ever greater numbers. Indeed, the last decade has witnessed an…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04
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  • Paying Our High Public Officials: Evaluating the Political Justifications of Top Wages in the Public Sector book cover

    Paying Our High Public Officials

    Evaluating the Political Justifications of Top Wages in the Public Sector, 1st Edition

    By Teun J. Dekker

    In almost every liberal democratic society, an issue that is a topic of constant and passionate public discussion is how much that country’s ministers, legislators, senior civil servants, and senior judges should be paid. Nor is this surprising; the issue has considerable voyeuristic appeal,…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
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    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

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