• Strategic Culture and Violent Non-State Actors: A Comparative Study of Salafi-Jihadist Groups book cover

    Strategic Culture and Violent Non-State Actors

    A Comparative Study of Salafi-Jihadist Groups, 1st Edition

    By Edward D. Last

    This book applies strategic culture concepts to violent non-state actors (VNSAs) in a comparative analysis. In recent years, Al-Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) has become notorious for kidnapping Western hostages in north-western Africa and for its role in the short-lived Islamist takeover of…

    Hardback – 2020-07-13 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Against the Empire: Polity, Economy and Culture during the Anglo-Kuki War, 1917-1919 book cover

    Against the Empire

    Polity, Economy and Culture during the Anglo-Kuki War, 1917-1919, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ngamjahao Kipgen, Doungul Letkhojam Haokip

    This book explores the Kuki uprising against the British Empire during the First World War in the Northeast frontier of India (then Assam-Burma frontier). It sheds light on how the three-year war (1917–1919), spanning over 6,000 square miles, is crucial to understanding present-day Northeast…

    Hardback – 2020-07-13 
    Routledge India

  • Translocational Belongings: Intersectional Dilemmas and Social Inequalities book cover

    Translocational Belongings

    Intersectional Dilemmas and Social Inequalities, 1st Edition

    By Floya Anthias

    This book explores the multiform and shifting locations of borders and boundaries in social life, related to difference and belonging. It contributes to understanding categories of difference as a building block for forms of belonging and inequality in the world today and as underpinning modern…

    Paperback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • Elites and Arab Politics: New Perspectives on Popular Protest book cover

    Elites and Arab Politics

    New Perspectives on Popular Protest, 1st Edition

    By Ian Kelly

    This work explains elite behaviour in authoritarian systems and proposes why elites withdraw their support for the incumbent when faced with popular uprisings. Building upon foundations drawn from institutional authoritarianism and synthesised with local context from the substantial scholarship on…

    Hardback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

  • Ensuring Respect for International Humanitarian Law book cover

    Ensuring Respect for International Humanitarian Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eve Massingham, Annabel McConnachie

    This book explores the nature and scope of the provision requiring States to ‘ensure respect’ for international humanitarian law (IHL) contained within Common Article 1 of the 1949 Geneva Conventions. It examines the interpretation and application of this provision in a range of contexts, both…

    Hardback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • Museums and Social Change: Challenging the Unhelpful Museum book cover

    Museums and Social Change

    Challenging the Unhelpful Museum, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adele Chynoweth, Bernadette Lynch, Klaus Petersen, Sarah Smed

    Museums and Social Change explores the ways museums can work in collaboration with marginalised groups to work for social change and, in so doing, re-think the museum. Drawing on the first-hand experiences of museum practitioners and their partners around the world, the volume demonstrates the…

    Paperback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge
    Museum Meanings

  • American Antifa: The Tactics, Culture, and Practice of Militant Antifascism book cover

    American Antifa

    The Tactics, Culture, and Practice of Militant Antifascism, 1st Edition

    By Stanislav Vysotsky

    Since the election of President Trump and the rise in racism and white supremacist activity, the militant anti-fascist movement known as antifa has become increasingly active and high profile in the United States. This book analyses the tactics, culture, and practices of the movement through a…

    Paperback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Policing Global Regions: The Legal Context of Transnational Law Enforcement Cooperation book cover

    Policing Global Regions

    The Legal Context of Transnational Law Enforcement Cooperation, 1st Edition

    By Saskia Maria Hufnagel

    This book provides a stocktake and comparative socio-legal analysis of law enforcement cooperation strategies in four different regions of the world: the European Union (EU), North America, Greater China and Australasia. The work analyses law enforcement cooperation mechanisms within the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge
    Transnational Criminal Justice

  • South Asia Migration Report 2020: Exploitation, Entrepreneurship and Engagement book cover

    South Asia Migration Report 2020

    Exploitation, Entrepreneurship and Engagement, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Irudaya Rajan

    The South Asia Migration Report 2020 documents key themes of exploitation and entrepreneurship of migrants from the region.   This volume: • Includes dedicated fieldwork from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal; • Analyses the impact of South-Asia-migrant-established businesses; &…

    Paperback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge India

  • The Challenge of Nationalist Populism for Social Work: A Human Rights Approach book cover

    The Challenge of Nationalist Populism for Social Work

    A Human Rights Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carolyn Noble, Goetz Ottmann

    Nationalist populism poses direct attacks on social tolerance, human rights discourse, political debates, the survival of the welfare state and its universal services, impacting on the roles of social work. This book demonstrates how nationalist populism can and must be countered. Using case…

    Hardback – 2020-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Sovereignty and Illicit Social Order book cover

    Sovereignty and Illicit Social Order

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Marc Lilyblad

    This book demonstrates how illicit social orders (established by gangs, terrorists, mafias, rebels, or other insurgent forces) arise from competition over territory, authority, and institutions in local arenas; and assesses their sobering implications for modern, national state sovereignty from the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-09 
    Routledge
    Global Governance

  • The Contemporary Art Scene in Syria: Social Critique and an Artistic Movement book cover

    The Contemporary Art Scene in Syria

    Social Critique and an Artistic Movement, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Bank

    This book focuses on the expanding contemporary art scene in Syria, particularly Damascus, during the first decade of the twenty-first century. The decade was characterized by a high degree of experimentation as young artists began to work with artistic media that were new in Syria, such as…

    Hardback – 2020-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

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