• The Manpower Problem in Kuwait book cover

    The Manpower Problem in Kuwait

    1st Edition

    By Shamlan Y. Alessa

    The period since the Second World War saw a spectacular transformation of the Kuwaiti economy, making it one of the world’s major oil states with one of the highest per capita incomes. This rapid transformation, however, has brought with it attendant problems. This book, first published in 1981,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Kuwait

  • Chinese Workers: A New History book cover

    Chinese Workers

    A New History, 1st Edition

    By Jackie Sheehan

    Jackie Sheehan traces the background and development of workers clashes with the Chinese Communist Party through mass campaigns such as the 1956-7 Hundred Flowers movement, the Cultural Revolution, the April Fifth Movement of 1976, Democracy Wall and the 1989 Democracy Movement. The author provides…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • 'Democratic Knowledge' and Knowledge Production: Preliminary Reflections on Democratisation in North Africa book cover

    'Democratic Knowledge' and Knowledge Production

    Preliminary Reflections on Democratisation in North Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Larbi Sadiki

    Sudden change in North Africa manifested through popular protests followed by the end of authoritarian regimes in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya revitalised the scholarly concern with democracy in the region. Democratisation and democracy received fresh attention in the ‘Arab Spring’. Arab citizens…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • The 'Local Turn' in Peacebuilding: The Liberal Peace Challenged book cover

    The 'Local Turn' in Peacebuilding

    The Liberal Peace Challenged, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joakim Ojendal, Isabell Schierenbeck, Caroline Hughes

    Contemporary practices of international peacebuilding and post-conflict reconstruction are often unsatisfactory. There is now a growing awareness of the significance of local governments and local communitites as an intergrated part of peacebuilding in order to improve quality and enhance precision…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Ethnicity, Gender and the Border Economy: Living in the Turkey-Georgia Borderlands book cover

    Ethnicity, Gender and the Border Economy

    Living in the Turkey-Georgia Borderlands, 1st Edition

    By Latife Akyüz

    For whom and why are borders drawn? What are the symbolic projections of these physical realities? And what are the symbolic projections of these physical realities? Constituted by experience and memory, borders shape a "border image" in the minds and social memory of people beyond the lines of the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • Local Identities and Politics: Negotiating the Old and the New book cover

    Local Identities and Politics

    Negotiating the Old and the New, 1st Edition

    By Kees Terlouw

    The relation between identity and space is strong and generates many conflicts. Most people attach great importance to their local community and its identity. The possibility of change can cause turmoil and become fertile ground for staking new identities. Understanding how these changes can take…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Geographies of Meat: Politics, Economy and Culture book cover

    Geographies of Meat

    Politics, Economy and Culture, 1st Edition

    By Harvey Neo, Jody Emel

    With the ever rising demand for meat around the world, the production of meat has changed dramatically in the past few decades. What has brought about the increasing popularity and attendant normalization of factory farms across many parts of the world? What are some of the ways to resist such…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • China's Contingencies and Globalization book cover

    China's Contingencies and Globalization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Changgang Guo, Liu Debin, Jan Nederveen Pieterse

    How have Chinese views on globalization developed over time? How is China managing the new normal of slower growth? Is China creating an alternative modernity? Is China a status quo power or a reform power? Can China manage its growing international role in international institutions and in the New…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Building Peace: Feminist Perspectives book cover

    Building Peace

    Feminist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura J. Shepherd

    Moving seamlessly from the global to the local, from the politics of institutions to the theoretical apparatus through which we analyse peace and security governance, the contributions to this volume draw attention to the operations of gendered power in peacebuilding across diverse contexts and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Comparative Regional Protection Frameworks for Refugees book cover

    Comparative Regional Protection Frameworks for Refugees

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Kneebone

    This collection focuses on regional approaches to refugee protection, and specifically upon the norms, and the norm entrepreneurs of those approaches. It considers how recent crises in refugee protection (such as the Syrian and Andaman Sea crises) have highlighted the strengths and limits of…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • The Social and Political Potential of Cash Transfers book cover

    The Social and Political Potential of Cash Transfers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maxine Molyneux

    Cash Transfers, for all their notable successes, have been criticised for their limited ability to move poor households to provide sustainable routes out of poverty. This book draws on original qualitative research by leading scholars and development policy experts from a range of disciplines to…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Hamas and the Media: Politics and Strategy book cover

    Hamas and the Media

    Politics and Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Wael Abdelal

    The Islamic resistance movement ‘Hamas’ is, arguably, one of the most important Palestinian organizations in recent decades. Since Hamas' establishment, it has extensively utilized media as a means of mobilization for its political and ideological agendas, and its tactics have undergone a…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

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