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  • Global Insurrectional Politics

    Edited by Nevzat Soguk

    The recent Arab uprisings across North Africa and the Middle East have attracted scholarly attention as popular movements with novel transnational and religious dimensions. What became known as the Arab Spring can be read as part of a broader politics of normative defiance of predominant political…

    Hardback – 2016-09-10 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Ministerial Survival During Political and Cabinet Change

    Foreign Affairs, Diplomacy and War

    By Alejandro Quiroz Flores

    Political leaders need ministers to help them rule and so conventional wisdom suggests that leaders appoint competent ministers to their cabinet. This book shows this is not necessarily the case. It examines the conditions that facilitate survival in ministerial office and how they are linked to…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Social and Political Elites

  • Real Democracy in the Occupy Movement

    No Stable Ground

    By Anna Szolucha

    The liberal representative model of democracy is in a crisis. In protest camps, neighbourhood assemblies and through other non-hierarchical initiatives, the Occupy movement as well as other recent anti-austerity movements are redefining democracy as a positive way to engage with this crisis. The…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Democratization in the 21st Century

    Reviving Transitology

    Edited by Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou, Timothy D. Sisk

    The 2010’s was a critical period in the continuing, established trend of the spread of democracy worldwide: from the Arab Spring countries of Tunisia, Libya, Egypt and Yemen to the unfolding turmoil of Myanmar and Ukraine, by way of the upheavals in Burkina Faso, Senegal and Ivory Coast, social…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge
    Democratization Studies

  • The Personal and the Professional in Aid Work

    Edited by Anne-Meike Fechter

    This book considers how the personal and the professional dimensions are related, and how they matter for aid work. The contributions to this edited volume are based on the assumption that all actors are relevant in development, including national and international aid workers. A key question which…

    Paperback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • The Political Invention of Fragile States

    The Power of Ideas

    Edited by Sonja Grimm, Nicolas Lemay-Hebert, Olivier Nay

    This book investigates the emergence, the dissemination and the reception of the notion of ‘state fragility’. It analyses the process of conceptualisation, examining how the ‘fragile states’ concept was framed by policy makers to describe reality in accordance with their priorities in the fields of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Identity, Inequity and Inequality in India and China

    Governing Difference

    Edited by Ravinder Kaur, Ayo Wahlberg

    This volume explores how difference is constructed, manifested, mobilised and obscured in socially uneven societies, particularly those fuelled by neoliberal economic growth in the recent years. The book approaches difference as a double edged concept that allows one to make sense of the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06 
    Routledge

  • Syrian Displacement

    Politics and Humanitarian Responses

    By Sarah Deardorff Miller

    This book is about Syrian displacement since the start of the 2011 conflict. It provides general information on displacement (the scale, scope and trends), as well as in-depth analysis on how it affects regional politics; the role of international organizations responding to the displaced; and EU/…

    Hardback – 2016-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Governing Global-City Singapore

    Plausible Futures After Lee Kuan Yew

    By Kenneth Paul Tan

    This book provides a detailed analysis of how governance in Singapore has evolved since independence to become what it is today, and what its prospects might be in a post-Lee Kuan Yew future. Firstly, it discusses the question of political leadership, electoral dominance and legislative monopoly in…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Routledge Revivals: Hungary: The Politics of Transition (1995)

    Edited by Terry Cox, Andy Furlong

    First published in 1995, the aim of this book is to review various aspects of the process of democratic transition in Hungary over the period of its first post-communist, freely elected parliament between 1990 and 1994. The studies collected in this book attempt to put them in the context of…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Briefs of Leading Cases in Corrections

    6th Edition

    By Rolando V. del Carmen, Susan E. Ritter, Betsy A. Witt

    The sixth edition of Briefs of Leading Cases in Corrections provides accurate and concise coverage of topics of vital importance to criminal justice personnel — prison law, probation, parole, the death penalty, juvenile justice, and sentencing. Each chapter contains an introduction to the topic…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Refugees in Extended Exile

    Living on the Edge

    By Jennifer Hyndman, Wenona Giles

    This book argues that the international refugee regime and its ‘temporary’ humanitarian interventions have failed. Most refugees across the global live in ‘protracted’ conditions that extend from years to decades, without legal status that allows them to work and establish a home. It is contended…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge
    Interventions

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