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  • Hong Kong Constitutionalism

    The British Legacy and the Chinese Future, 1st Edition

    By Richard Cullen

    Hong Kong is widely regarded as an exemplar of authoritarian jurisdictions with a positive history of adhering to Rule of Law shaped governance systems. British Hong Kong provides a remarkable story of the effective development and consolidation of such a system, which has continued to apply since…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • The International Alt-Right

    Fascism for the 21st Century?, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Hermansson, David Lawrence, Joe Mulhall, Simon Murdoch

    The alt-right has been the most important new far right grouping to appear in decades. Written by researchers from the anti-racist advocacy group Hope not Hate, this book provides a thorough, ground-breaking and accessible overview of this dangerous new phenomenon. It explains where the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Comparative Employment Relations in the Global Economy

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Carola Frege, John Kelly

    Employment Relations is widely taught in business schools around the world. However, an increasing emphasis is being placed on the comparative and international dimensions of the relationships between employers and workers. It is becoming crucial to consider today’s work and employment issues…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Legislative Decline in the 21st Century

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irina Khmelko, Frederick Stapenhurst, Michael Mezey

    Irina Khmelko, Frederick Stapenhurst, and Michael L. Mezey have assembled an authoritative guide to the declining institutional capacities of legislatures around the world. Case studies represent a diverse sample of countries, ranging from newer democracies emerging from the post-communist world…

    Paperback – 2020-02-19 
    Routledge

  • The Future of U.S. Empire in the Americas

    The Trump Administration and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy M. Gill

    With the rise of President Trump, many are coming to question where the United States (U.S.) is headed and, whether we might witness an imperial decline under Trump. Social scientists largely recognize the contemporary hegemonic position of the U.S. at the global level, but questions persist…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Central America

    Global Forces and Political Change, 7th Edition

    By John A. Booth, Christine J. Wade, Thomas W. Walker

    In this seventh edition, John A. Booth, Christine J. Wade, and Thomas W. Walker update a classic in the field which invites students to explore the histories, economies, and politics of Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. Covering the region's political and economic…

    Paperback – 2020-02-14 
    Routledge

  • Catastrophes and Conflicts

    Scientific Approaches to Their Control, 1st Edition

    By Klaus Gottstein

    First published in 1999, this book describes what the International community of scientific institutions could do to reverse this trend, by pooling its know-how and resources in International and interdisciplinary working groups and standing committees, by preparing options for action and by…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Democracy Denied

    Identity, Civil Society and Illiberal Democracy in Hong Kong, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Thomas

    Published in 1999, this book is designed to provide the reader with a detailed understanding of Hong Kong’s social and political development. It offers a contemporary, holistic understanding of Hong Kong, which will not only complement existing works but also provide the reader with a solid…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Restructuring Global and Regional Agricultures

    Transformations in Australasian Agri-Food Economies and Spaces, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Burch, Jasper Goss, Geoffrey Lawrence

    First published in 1999, this collection of papers represents the latest thinking on the effects of globalisation and agri-food restructuring from a regional and peripheral perspective. The book breaks new ground in our understanding of the relationship between the global, regional and local levels…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • National Integration and Local Power in Japan

    1st Edition

    By Yasuo Takao

    First published in 1999, this book offers a new study of local government in Japan. There is an enormous amount of information about Japanese local government that has not yet appeared in English. With the author’s local familiarity, elected local officials and local residents have been…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Race and State in Independent Singapore 1965–1990

    The Cultural Politics of Pluralism in a Multiethnic Society, 1st Edition

    By John Clammer

    First published in 1998, this volume explores Singapore as an ideal case study for the examination of the management of postcoloniality, social diversity and the pursuit of economic growth with ethnic harmony. Singapore has, since independence, evolved a unique mix of state directed capitalism,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Policy Process in a Petro-State

    An Analysis of PDVSA's (Petróleos de Venezuela SA's) Internationalisation Strategy, 1st Edition

    By César E. Baena

    First published in 1999, this volume focuses on the impact of democratic bargaining on the process of oil policy-making in Venezuela, stressing the constraints posed by politics on PVDSA’s efforts to expand its foreign operations. Venezuela offers a unique case and fertile ground for the study of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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