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  • American Public Policymaking

    Issues in Governance, 1st Edition

    By Matt Grossmann

    Students frequently take a course in public policy because they are deeply interested in the controversial issues covered, from national health care and climate change to immigration reform and education. But they also often struggle to connect the policy issues they care about with the difficult…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 

  • Routledge Handbook of Law and Society in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Sieder, Karina Ansolabehere, Tatiana A. Alfonso Sierra

    Understanding law and its efficacy in Latin America demands concepts distinct from the hegemonic notions of rule of law which have dominated debates on law, politics and society, and that recognize the diversity of situations and contexts characterizing the region. Scholarship about Latin America…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 

  • Complaining to the Authorities in Russia

    Tradition and Modernization, 1st Edition

    By Elena Bogdanova

    Utilizing extensive original research, in-depth interviews, archival materials, original texts, and examples of methods of complaint in soviet and contemporary Russia this book demonstrates the transformation of the bureaucracy of complaint from the late soviet period to today. It highlights the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Studies in Contemporary Russia

  • Rethinking 'Democratic Backsliding' in Central and Eastern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Licia Cianetti, James Dawson, Seán Hanley

    This book seeks to inject fresh thinking into the debate on democratic deterioration in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), viewing ‘democratic backsliding’ through the prism of a range of cases beyond Hungary and Poland, to redress the imbalance in current scholarship. Over the past decade a…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 

  • The Rise of the Republican Right

    From Goldwater to Reagan, 1st Edition

    By Brian M. Conley

    Few scholars have paid close attention to the factors internal to the Republican Party that helped the Right to consolidate its power within the party between the 1960s and the 1980s. Plugging the gap in party literature, The Rise of the Republican Right from Goldwater to Reagan provides a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 

  • The Politics of Arctic Resources

    Change and Continuity in the "Old North" of Northern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carina Keskitalo

    The Arctic has often been seen as a natural area, or even a "wilderness", where mainly indigenous and subsistence activities have been prominent. Contrary to this, the present volume highlights the very long historical development of resource use systems in Northern Europe, across multiple actors,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29 
    Transforming Environmental Politics and Policy

  • Post-war Dilemmas of Sri Lanka

    Democracy and Reconciliation, 1st Edition

    By S. I. Keethaponcalan

    By investigating Sri Lanka as a case study, this book examines whether democracy, compared to authoritarianism, is conducive to post-war reconciliation. The research, founded on primary as well as secondary data, concludes that political systems have little to do with the success or failure of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Europa Perspectives in Transitional Justice

  • Europe's Union in Crisis

    Tested and Contested, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brigid Laffan

    The European Union faces a set of inter-related crises that it struggles to contain and address. By exploring how the EU responds to crises and conflict, this volume addresses both its resilience and vulnerability. The EU faces significant challenges: European integration is increasingly…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 

  • Last Lectures on the Prevention and Intervention of Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samuel Totten

    Last Lectures on the Prevention and Intervention of Genocide is a collection of hypothetical ‘last lectures’ by some of the top scholars and practitioners across the globe in the fields of human rights and genocide studies. Each lecture purportedly constitutes the last thing the author will ever…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04 

  • Media and the Global South

    Narrative Territorialities, Cross-Cultural Currents, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mehita Iqani, Fernando Resende

    What does the notion of the "global south" mean to media studies today? This book interrogates the possibilities of global thinking from the South in the field of media, communication and cultural studies. Through lenses of millennial media cultures, it refocuses the praxis of the Global South in…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19 
    Routledge India
    Literary Cultures of the Global South

  • From Bullets to Ballots

    The Transformation of Rebel Groups into Political Parties, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Ishiyama

    In recent years, an increasing amount of research has argued that the successful transformation of rebel organization into parties is critical to stable post-conflict peace and democratization. However, the process of the transformation of rebel groups into parties is not well understood. Under…

    Paperback – 2019-03-18 

  • The Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales

    Volume II: Institution-Building, 1st Edition

    By Paul Rock

    Volume II of the Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales traces, for the first time, the genesis and early evolution of two principal institutions in the criminal justice system, the Crown Court and the Crown Prosecution Service. This volume examines the origins and shaping of two…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12 
    Government Official History Series

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