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  • Mediating Power-Sharing

    Devolution and Consociationalism in Deeply Divided Societies

    By Feargal Cochrane, Neophytos Loizides, Thibaud Bodson

    This book brings together a number of intersecting themes concerning consociationalism as a means of sharing power and building effective political institutions within deeply divided societies. Assessing the applicability of the consociational approach (and engaging with its robust critique) …

    Hardback – 2017-12-31 
    Routledge

  • The UN Security Council and Domestic Actors

    Distance in international law

    By Machiko Kanetake

    This book analyses the exercise of authority by the UN Security Council and its subsidiary organs over individuals. The UN Security Council was created in 1945 as an outcome of World War II under the predominant assumption that it exercises its authority against states. Under this assumption, the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean and Western Pacific

    Heritage and Contemporary Challenges

    Edited by Howard M. Hensel, Amit Gupta

    Scholars and policy makers have traditionally viewed portions of the Indian Ocean and the Western Pacific as separate and discrete political, economic, and military regions. In recent years, however, a variety of economic, political, and military forces have made many within the academic community,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Peacemaking, Religious Belief and the Rule of Law

    The Struggle between Dictatorship and Democracy in Syria and Beyond

    By Paul J. Zwier

    This book offers a new way of understanding the role of the mediator in teaching parties the interrelationship between sustainable peace, forgiveness, and international justice. It argues that the arrival of social media presents new opportunities for reaching sustainable peace agreements, through…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Global Trends and Transitions in Security Expertise

    From Nuclear Deterrence to Climate Change and Back Again

    By James G. McGann

     The scope of Security and International Affairs research has expanded tremendously since the end of the Cold War to include topics beyond the realm of war studies or military statecraft. The field—once devoted solely to the study of conventional military and nuclear security issues—has…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • India’s National Security

    Annual Review 2016-17

    Edited by Satish Kumar

    The global security environment in the last five years has been characterised by a state of ‘no war, no peace’ among major powers, resulting in a state of uncertainty about their national security objectives. For instance, the United States has been concerned about the attitudes of Iran, Russia,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge India

  • Public Participation in African Constitutionalism

    Edited by Tania Abbiate, Markus Böckenförde, Veronica Federico

    During the last decade of the 20th century, Africa has been marked by a "constitutional wind" which has blown across the continent giving impetus to constitutional reforms designed to introduce constitutionalism and good governance. One of the main features of these processes has been the promotion…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • Education as Humanisation

    Dialogic pedagogy in post-conflict peacebuilding

    Edited by Scherto Gill, Ulrike Niens

    Over the past decades, there has been a consistent and poignant ambiguity with regard to the role of education in the context of post-conflict and divided societies working towards building peace. Most recently, global developments, including the after-effects of the Arab Spring, the devastating…

    Paperback – 2017-11-19 
    Routledge

  • European Approaches to United Nations Peacekeeping

    Towards a stronger Re-engagement?

    Edited by Joachim A. Koops, Giulia Tercovich

    This edited volume provides a comprehensive analysis of European approaches to United Nations peacekeeping by assessing past practice, present obstacles and future potentials related to nine core European countries’ contributions to blue helmet operations. By providing in-depth case studies on…

    Hardback – 2017-11-03 
    Routledge

  • Military and Democracy in Nepal

    By Indra Adhikari

    Paperback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge India

  • Networked Insurgencies and Foreign Fighters in Eurasia

    Edited by Jean-Francois Ratelle, Laurence Broers

    Recent wars in Eurasia have foregrounded the flows of foreign fighters between distinct insurgent battlefronts. Since 2011 thousands of individuals have travelled from the Caucasus and Central Asia to fight in Syria and Iraq. Caucasians have also appeared in the fighting that followed Ukraine’s…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Torture and Peacebuilding in Indonesia

    The Case of Papua

    By Budi Hernawan

    State-sponsored torture and peacebuilding encapsulate the essence of many of the current conflicts in Indonesia. Papua in particular provides a thought-provoking example of the intricacy and complexity of building peace amidst enduring conflict and violence. This book examines the complex power…

    Hardback – 2017-10-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

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