• A Critical Theory of Counterterrorism: Ontology, Epistemology and Normativity book cover

    A Critical Theory of Counterterrorism

    Ontology, Epistemology and Normativity, 1st Edition

    By Sondre Lindahl

    This book offers a theory and model of counterterrorism based on emancipation and non-violence. Critical Terrorism Studies (CTS) scholars have produced wide-ranging and rich critiques of terrorism-related research, as well as state counterterrorism policies and practices. This work aims to fill in…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Geo-economics and Power Politics in the 21st Century: The Revival of Economic Statecraft book cover

    Geo-economics and Power Politics in the 21st Century

    The Revival of Economic Statecraft, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mikael Wigell, Sören Scholvin, Mika Aaltola

    Starting from the key concept of geo-economics, this book investigates the new power politics and argues that the changing structural features of the contemporary international system are recasting the strategic imperatives of foreign policy practice. States increasingly practice power politics by…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • The Authorised History of British Defence Economic Intelligence: A Cold War in Whitehall, 1929-90 book cover

    The Authorised History of British Defence Economic Intelligence

    A Cold War in Whitehall, 1929-90, 1st Edition

    By Peter Davies

    This book is the first history of UK economic intelligence and offers a new perspective on the evolution of Britain's national intelligence machinery and how it worked during the Cold War. British economic intelligence has a longer pedigree than the Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC) and was the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • Gender, Conflict and International Humanitarian Law: A critique of the 'principle of distinction' book cover

    Gender, Conflict and International Humanitarian Law

    A critique of the 'principle of distinction', 1st Edition

    By Orly Maya Stern

    This book conducts a gendered critique of the ‘principle of distinction’ in international humanitarian law (IHL), with a focus on recent conflicts in Africa. The ‘principle of distinction’ is core to IHL, and regulates who can and cannot be targeted in armed conflict. It states that civilians may…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Humanitarian Action

  • China and International Nuclear Weapons Proliferation: Strategic Assistance book cover

    China and International Nuclear Weapons Proliferation

    Strategic Assistance, 1st Edition

    By Henrik Stålhane Hiim

    This book explores China’s approach to the nuclear programs in Pakistan, Iran, and North Korea. A major power with access to nuclear technology, China has a significant impact on international nuclear weapons proliferation, but its attitude towards the spread of the bomb has been inconsistent.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • The Languages of Religion: Exploring the Politics of the Sacred book cover

    The Languages of Religion

    Exploring the Politics of the Sacred, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sipra Mukherjee

    This book analyses the power that religion wields upon the minds of individuals and communities and explores the predominance of language in the actual practice of religion. Through an investigation of the diverse forms of religious language available — oral traditions, sacred texts, evangelical…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge India

  • Ontological Security and Status-Seeking: Thailand’s Proactive Behaviours during the Second World War book cover

    Ontological Security and Status-Seeking

    Thailand’s Proactive Behaviours during the Second World War, 1st Edition

    By Peera Charoenvattananukul

    How and why was it possible for a small state such as Thailand to challenge great powers France and Japan during the Second World War? Putting ontological security theory into dialogue with status seeking approaches, Charoenvattananukul uses a case study of Thailand in the early 1940s to…

    Hardback – 2020-01-10
    Routledge
    IR Theory and Practice in Asia

  • Post-Conflict Social and Economic Recovery in Timor-Leste: Redemptive Legacies book cover

    Post-Conflict Social and Economic Recovery in Timor-Leste

    Redemptive Legacies, 1st Edition

    By Andrew McWilliam

    This book presents a rich ethnography of post-conflict social and economic recovery in East Timor following the end of Indonesian military occupation of the territory in 1999. It offers a longer-term analysis of the pathways to rebuilding and restoring local community life, and the budding…

    Hardback – 2020-01-07
    Routledge
    The Modern Anthropology of Southeast Asia

  • Media and Politics in the Southern Mediterranean: Transition in Tunisia, Morocco and Turkey book cover

    Media and Politics in the Southern Mediterranean

    Transition in Tunisia, Morocco and Turkey, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roxane Farmanfarmaian

    This book provides a comparative study of government media instrumentalisation, women in TV talk shows and online surveillance. It explores the ways media and politics intersect and how this is impacting societies across the southern Mediterranean.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-31
    Routledge
    History and Society in the Islamic World

  • Dipesh Chakrabarty and the Global South: Subaltern Studies, Postcolonial Perspectives, and the Anthropocene book cover

    Dipesh Chakrabarty and the Global South

    Subaltern Studies, Postcolonial Perspectives, and the Anthropocene, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saurabh Dube, Sanjay Seth, Ajay Skaria

    Over the last four decades, Dipesh Chakrabarty’s astonishingly wide-ranging scholarship has elaborated a range of important issues, especially those of modernity, identity, and politics – in dialogue with postcolonial theory and critical historiography – on global and planetary scales. All of this…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge
    Postcolonial Politics

  • People’s Tribunals, Human Rights and the Law: Searching for Justice book cover

    People’s Tribunals, Human Rights and the Law

    Searching for Justice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Regina Menachery Paulose

    People’s Tribunals are independent, peaceful, grassroots movements, created by members of civil society, to address impunity that is associated with ongoing or past atrocities. As such, they offer society an alternative history and create a space for healing and reconciliation to take place that…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge

  • Portuguese Artists in London: Shaping Identities in Post-War Europe book cover

    Portuguese Artists in London

    Shaping Identities in Post-War Europe, 1st Edition

    By Leonor de Oliveira

    This book centres on four Portuguese artists’ journeys between Portugal and Britain and aims at rethinking the cultural and artistic interactions in the post-war Europe, the shaping of new identities within a context of creative experimentalism and transnational dynamics and the artistic responses…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

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