• Contemporary Perspectives on Legal Obligation book cover

    Contemporary Perspectives on Legal Obligation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Bertea

    Bringing together world-class scholars who have devoted themselves to the study of legal obligation, this book addresses key dimensions of the current debate: providing novel insights and perspectives, as well as critically discussing the leading theories of legal obligation. The notion of legal…

    Hardback – 2020-07-28 
    Routledge

  • Amateur Hour: Presidential Character and the Question of Leadership book cover

    Amateur Hour

    Presidential Character and the Question of Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Lara M. Brown

    In order to understand how Donald Trump's character was thought to be a good fit for the presidency by many Americans, this book reaches back into history to examine the individual characters of the contemporary presidents. Institutional reforms, political events, and cultural changes have altered…

    Paperback – 2020-07-28 
    Routledge

  • The End of the Rhetorical Presidency?: Presidential Leadership in the Trump Era book cover

    The End of the Rhetorical Presidency?

    Presidential Leadership in the Trump Era, 1st Edition

    By Diane J. Heith

    The End of the Rhetorical Presidency? Public Leadership in the Trump Era explores one of the most disruptive aspects of the Trump presidency. Since the FDR administration, presidents developed the capacity and skill to use the public to influence the legislative arena, gain re-election, survive…

    Paperback – 2020-07-28 
    Routledge

  • Language and Migration book cover

    Language and Migration

    1st Edition

    By Tony Capstick

    Language and Migration explores the relationship between language and migration through real-world case studies from Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and New Zealand. Each chapter looks at different forms of migration and the language and literacy practices which sustain, extend…

    Paperback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge

  • International Security Studies: Theory and Practice book cover

    International Security Studies

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Hough, Andrew Moran, Bruce Pilbeam, Wendy Stokes

    This new and updated edition of International Security Studies provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the subject of security studies, with a strong emphasis on the use of case studies to illustrate theoretical debates. In addition to presenting the major theoretical perspectives,…

    Paperback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Family Law and Policy, 2nd edition book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Family Law and Policy, 2nd edition

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John Eekelaar, Rob George

    Changes in family structures, demographics, social attitudes and economic policies over the last sixty years have had a large impact on family lives and correspondingly on family law. The second edition of this Handbook draws upon recent developments to provide a comprehensive and up-to-date global…

    Hardback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge

  • Modern Leaders: Between Charisma and Trickery book cover

    Modern Leaders: Between Charisma and Trickery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Agnes Horvath, Arpad Szakolczai, Manussos Marangudakis

    This book considers the current striking rise of ‘outsider’ political leaders, catapulted, apparently, from nowhere, to take charge of a nation. Arguing that such leaders can be better understood with the help of the anthropologically based concept of ‘the trickster’, it offers studies of…

    Hardback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Liminality

  • Contemporary Art, Photography, and the Politics of Citizenship book cover

    Contemporary Art, Photography, and the Politics of Citizenship

    1st Edition

    By Vered Maimon

    This book analyzes recent artistic and activist projects in order to conceptualize the new roles and goals of a critical theory and practice of art and photography. Vered Maimon argues that current artistic and activist practices are no longer concerned with the “politics of…

    Hardback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Religion and Violence: A Religious Studies Approach book cover

    Religion and Violence

    A Religious Studies Approach, 1st Edition

    By Paul R Powers

    Does religion cause much of the world’s violence? Is religion inherently violent? Would violence disappear if religion did? Is true religion a force for peace? Is religion a mask for power and self-interest? What aspects of religion make violence more—or less—likely?  Religion and Violence: A…

    Paperback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge

  • Nordic Societal Security (Open Access): Convergence and Divergence book cover

    Nordic Societal Security (Open Access)

    Convergence and Divergence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sebastian Larsson, Mark Rhinard

    This book compares and contrasts publicly espoused security concepts in the Nordic region, and explores the notion of societal security. Outside observers often assume that Nordic countries take similar approaches to the security and safety of their citizens. This book challenges that assumption…

    Hardback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Security Studies

  • Arms in Academia: The Political Economy of the Modern UK Defence Industry book cover

    Arms in Academia

    The Political Economy of the Modern UK Defence Industry, 1st Edition

    By Elliot Murphy

    This book studies how the arms trade has continued to receive generous state subsidies, along with less direct forms of financial and intellectual support from academia in the UK. It examines the ways in which arms dealing has contributed to the violation of human rights in the Middle East, North…

    Hardback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge India

  • Developmental Regionalism and Economic Transformation in Southern Africa book cover

    Developmental Regionalism and Economic Transformation in Southern Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Said Adejumobi, Cyril Obi

    Interrogating the notion of developmental regionalism as applies to Southern Africa, this volume explores the policy options and interventions necessary to ensure a peaceful and stable regional development process.  With a focus on the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace, Conflict and Security in Africa

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