• The Tragic Histories of Mary Queen of Scots, 1560-1690: Rhetoric, Passions and Political Literature book cover

    The Tragic Histories of Mary Queen of Scots, 1560-1690

    Rhetoric, Passions and Political Literature, 1st Edition

    By John D. Staines

    Author John Staines here argues that sixteenth- and seventeenth-century writers in England, Scotland, and France wrote tragedies of the Queen of Scots - royal heroine or tyrant, martyr or whore - in order to move their audiences towards political action by shaping and directing the passions…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
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  • Africa and the New Globalization book cover

    Africa and the New Globalization

    1st Edition

    By George Klay Kieh, Jr.

    Globalization is not a new phenomenon in the international system. However, the various phases of globalization have had divergent scopes, actors, dimensions and dynamics - that is, each of the phases of globalization can be differentiated according to these terms. Against this background, this…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
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  • Arab Spring and Peripheries: A Decentring Research Agenda book cover

    Arab Spring and Peripheries

    A Decentring Research Agenda, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniela Huber, Lorenzo Kamel

    The emerging literature on the so-called ‘Arab Spring’ has largely focused on the evolution of the uprisings in cities and power centres. In order to reach a more diversified and inner understanding of the ‘Arab Spring’, this edited book examines how peripheries have reacted and contributed to the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
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    Routledge Studies in Mediterranean Politics

  • The Social Construction of Rationality: Policy Debates and the Power of Good Reasons book cover

    The Social Construction of Rationality

    Policy Debates and the Power of Good Reasons, 1st Edition

    By Onno Bouwmeester

    There are many different forms of rationality. In current economic discourse the main focus is on instrumental rationality and optimizing, while organization scholars, behavioural economists and policy scientists focus more on bounded rationality and satisficing. The interplay with value…

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    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Resolving Conflicts between Human Rights: The Judge's Dilemma book cover

    Resolving Conflicts between Human Rights

    The Judge's Dilemma, 1st Edition

    By Stijn Smet

    Under the influence of the global spread of human rights, legal disputes are increasingly framed in human rights terms. Parties to a legal dispute can often invoke human rights norms in support of their competing claims. Yet, when confronted with cases in which human rights conflict, judges face a…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
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    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Towards a European Society?: Boundaries, borders, barriers book cover

    Towards a European Society?

    Boundaries, borders, barriers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald Pohoryles, Saša Božić

    In the aftermath of the Maastricht Treaty, Europe saw tremendous integration, but the last few years have seen a new power game between federalist and confederalist actors. Although the Lisbon Treaty increased the power of the federalist-inclined European Parliament, the politics of the European…

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  • Human Rights Education and the Politics of Knowledge book cover

    Human Rights Education and the Politics of Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Joanne Coysh

    Around the world there are a myriad of NGOs using human rights education (HRE) as a tool of community empowerment with the firm belief that it will help people improve their lives. One way of understanding these processes is that they translate universal human rights speak using messages and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
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    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The ECHR and Human Rights Theory: Reconciling the Moral and the Political Conceptions book cover

    The ECHR and Human Rights Theory

    Reconciling the Moral and the Political Conceptions, 1st Edition

    By Alain Zysset

    The European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR) has been relatively neglected in the field of normative human rights theory. This book aims to bridge the gap between human rights theory and the practice of the ECHR. In order to do so, it tests the two overarching approaches in human rights theory…

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    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Extracting Accountability from Non-State Actors in International Law: Assessing the Scope for Direct Regulation book cover

    Extracting Accountability from Non-State Actors in International Law

    Assessing the Scope for Direct Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Lee James McConnell

    The human rights of communities in many resource-rich, weak governance States are adversely affected, not only by the acts of States and their agents, but also by powerful non-State actors. Contemporary phenomena such as globalisation, privatisation and the proliferation of internal armed conflict…

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    Human Rights and International Law

  • Media, Mobilization and the Umbrella Movement book cover

    Media, Mobilization and the Umbrella Movement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francis L. F. Lee

    The Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong caught the world’s attention and imagination at the end of 2014. The 79-day occupation campaign took on some of the characteristics of the recent wave of large-scale protest movements around the world, including the prominent roles played by the media – both…

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  • Fiascos in Public Policy and Foreign Policy book cover

    Fiascos in Public Policy and Foreign Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kai Oppermann, Alexander Spencer

    The collection brings together scholars from Public Policy and Foreign Policy to address the theme of policy fiascos. So far research on failure and fiascos in both Public Policy and Foreign Policy has existed independent of each other with very little communication between the two sub-disciplines.…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
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    Journal of European Public Policy Series

  • Ethnographies of Austerity: Temporality, crisis and affect in southern Europe book cover

    Ethnographies of Austerity

    Temporality, crisis and affect in southern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel M. Knight, Charles Stewart

    Some of the worst effects of the global economic downturn that commenced in 2008 have been felt in Europe, and specifically in the Eurozone’s so-called PIIGS (Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece, and Spain) and Cyprus. This edited volume is the first collection to bring together ethnographies of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
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