• Global Think Tanks: Policy Networks and Governance book cover

    Global Think Tanks

    Policy Networks and Governance, 2nd Edition

    By James G. McGann, Laura C. Whelan

    This completely revised edition of Global Think Tanks: Policy Networks and Governance provides a clear description of, and context for the global proliferation of think tanks. It explores the origins, development and diversity of think tanks and policy networks, discusses past and current issues…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Post-Truth Public Relations: Communication in an Era of Digital Disinformation book cover

    Post-Truth Public Relations

    Communication in an Era of Digital Disinformation, 1st Edition

    By Gareth Thompson

    This book explores the purpose, practice and effects of public relations (PR) at a time that has been variously described as an era of populism, post-truth and fake news. It considers how public relations processes have contributed to the current social condition of post-truth and what constitutes…

    Hardback – 2020-03-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Directions in PR & Communication Research

  • A Cruel Theatre of Self-Immolations: Contemporary Suicide Protests by Fire and Their Resonances in Culture book cover

    A Cruel Theatre of Self-Immolations

    Contemporary Suicide Protests by Fire and Their Resonances in Culture, 1st Edition

    By Grzegorz Ziółkowski

    A Cruel Theatre of Self-immolations investigates contemporary protest self-burnings and their echoes across culture. The book provides a conceptual frame for the phenomenon and an annotated, comprehensive timeline of suicide protests by fire, supplemented with notes on artworks inspired by or…

    Hardback – 2020-03-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Failed Führers: A History of the British Extreme Right book cover

    Failed Führers

    A History of the British Extreme Right, 1st Edition

    By Graham Macklin

    The book provides a comprehensive history of the ideas and ideologues associated with the racial fascist tradition in Britain. It charts the evolution of white racial nationalism in Britain as a political manifestation, from its origins amongst a range of pro-Nazi groupuscules in the 1930s, to the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Infrastructure Development in Nigeria: A Political and Economic History book cover

    Infrastructure Development in Nigeria

    A Political and Economic History, 1st Edition

    By Michael Oziegbe Onolememen

    This book examines the politics and economics of infrastructure development in Nigeria from Independence in 1960 to 2015 and the role of good governance in promoting the socioeconomic well-being of citizens. Arguing for the need for transformational leadership in infrastructure development, the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • CasaPound Italia: Contemporary extreme-right politics book cover

    CasaPound Italia

    Contemporary extreme-right politics, 1st Edition

    By Caterina Froio, Pietro Castelli Gattinara, Giorgia Bulli, Matteo Albanese

    In 2003, the occupation of a state-owned building in Rome led to the emergence of a new extreme-right youth movement: CasaPound Italia (CPI). Its members described themselves as "Fascists of the Third Millennium", and were unabashed about their admiration for Benito Mussolini. Over the next 15…

    Hardback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Theory and Praxis: Reflections on the Colonization of Knowledge book cover

    Theory and Praxis

    Reflections on the Colonization of Knowledge, 1st Edition

    Edited by Murzban Jal, Jyoti Bawane

    This book proposes a New Enlightenment—a new way of looking at the non-Western world. Breaking new ground, the essays chart a course beyond Eurocentric discourses (which completely ignore the contributions of Asia, Africa and Latin-America) and forms of nativism (which are usually ethnocentric…

    Hardback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge India

  • Strategic Policy Design: A Practitioner's Guide to Statecraft book cover

    Strategic Policy Design

    A Practitioner's Guide to Statecraft, 1st Edition

    By Jack C. Chow

    Modern organizations, whether public or private, are animated by a universal imperative: to achieve prominent goals which fulfill their mandates and uphold deeply held values and ideals. To realize this imperative, leaders entrusted to pursue organizational missions need to exercise a core set of…

    Hardback – 2020-02-27 
    Routledge

  • Presidential Leadership in Crisis: Defining Moments of the Modern Presidents from Franklin Roosevelt to Donald Trump book cover

    Presidential Leadership in Crisis

    Defining Moments of the Modern Presidents from Franklin Roosevelt to Donald Trump, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth T. Walsh

    Crises pose a challenge to leaders as no other tests they confront. In this comprehensive and timely book, veteran journalist Kenneth T. Walsh offers a probing look at how presidents from FDR to Trump dealt with crises they faced. Including domestic as well as international issues and assaults,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-27 
    Routledge

  • Diaspora Organizations in International Affairs book cover

    Diaspora Organizations in International Affairs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dennis Dijkzeul, Margit Fauser

    Analyzing the role and impact of Diaspora Organizations (DOs) in International Relations (IR), this interdisciplinary volume provides empirical accounts of their work across Europe, the Americas, Africa and the Middle East. Over the last three decades, DOs have increased in number, spread to new…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Japan and the New Silk Road: Diplomacy, Development and Connectivity book cover

    Japan and the New Silk Road

    Diplomacy, Development and Connectivity, 1st Edition

    By Nikolay Murashkin

    This book presents a study of Japanese involvement in post-Soviet Central Asia since the independence of these countries in 1991, examining the reasons for progress and stagnation in this multilateral relationship. Featuring interviews with decision-makers and experts from Japan, China, Kazakhstan…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • Public Policy Praxis: A Case Approach for Understanding Policy and Analysis book cover

    Public Policy Praxis

    A Case Approach for Understanding Policy and Analysis, 4th Edition

    By Randy S. Clemons, Mark K McBeth

    Public administration and policy analysis education have long emphasized tidiness, stages, and rationality, but practitioners frequently must deal with a world where objectivity is buffeted by, repressed by, and sometimes defeated by value conflict. Politics and policy are "messy" and power…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge

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