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  • 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 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • The History of Human Rights Society in Singapore

    1965-2015

    Edited by Jiyoung Song

    Hardback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Statebuilding and State Formation in the Western Pacific

    Solomon Islands in Transition?

    Edited by Matthew Allen, Sinclair Dinnen

    This book provides a rigorous and cross-disciplinary analysis of this Melanesian nation at a critical juncture in its post-colonial and post-conflict history, with contributions from leading scholars of Solomon Islands. The notion of ‘transition’ as used to describe the recent drawdown of the…

    Hardback – 2016-08-25 
    Routledge

  • The Democratic Party of Japan in Power

    Challenges and Failures

    Edited by Yoichi Funabashi, Koichi Nakano

    When the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) came to power in September 2009, Japanese citizens expected the imminent arrival of a new political era, characterized by a two-party system. However, in addition to the triple disasters of March 2011, the DPJ faced numerous difficulties arising from its…

    Hardback – 2016-08-08 
    Routledge
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • The Law of Deliberative Democracy

    By Ron Levy, Graeme Orr

    Laws have colonised most of the corners of political practice, and now substantially determine the process and even the product of democracy. Yet analysis of these laws of politics has been hobbled by a limited set of theories about politics. Largely absent is the perspective of deliberative…

    Hardback – 2016-08-04 
    Routledge

  • The Differentiated Politicisation of European Governance

    Edited by Pieter de Wilde, Anna Leupold, Henning Schmidtke

    This book on the differentiated politicisation of European governance provides an overview of research on the growing salience of EU governance, polarisation of opinion and expansion of actors and audiences engaged in monitoring and influencing EU affairs in the national context. The contributors…

    Hardback – 2016-08-02 
    Routledge
    West European Politics

  • Policing

    Conceptualisations and Practices of Security

    By Michael Kempa, Clifford Shearing, Julie Berg

    Policing draws upon a review of recent literature and ongoing research pertaining to innovations in policing, particularly in North America, the United Kingdom, Southern Africa, South America and Australia. It explores conceptions, institutions and technologies for policing in the…

    Paperback – 2016-07-31 
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Criminology

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