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  • Corruption Scandals and their Global Impacts

    Edited by Omar E Hawthorne, Stephen Magu

    Corruption scandals receive significant press coverage and scrutiny from practitioners of global governance, and bilateral and multilateral donors. Negative publicity and poor measures on corruption indices can have serious consequences for a country's economic health, from depriving…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Walking Methods

    Biographical Research on the Move

    By Maggie O’Neill, Brian Roberts

    Social research methods are being transformed by digital technologies and developments in narrative, visual, biographic and performative work. This book introduces and explores walking as an innovative new method for doing social research, showing how its sensate and kinaesthetic attributes…

    Paperback – 2018-03-31 
    Routledge

  • The Economic Roots of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

    Globalization and the Rise of China

    By Louis Augustin-Jean, Anthea H.Y. Cheung

    In the autumn of 2014, thousands of people, young and educated in their majority, occupied the chief business district and seat of the government in Hong Kong. The protest, known as the Umbrella Movement, called for ‘genuine democracy’, as well as a fairer social and economic system. The book aims…

    Hardback – 2018-02-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • 'Tomorrow Belongs to Us'

    The British Far Right since 1967

    Edited by Nigel Copsey, Matthew Worley

    This book traces the varied development of the far right in Britain from the formation of the National Front in 1967 to the present day. Experts draw on a range of disciplinary and methodological perspectives to provide a rich and detailed account of the evolution of the various strands of the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Understanding Southern Social Movements

    Edited by Simin Fadaee

    Southern social movements have played an important role in shaping world history and politics. Nevertheless, scholarly literature on movements of the global South remains limited and restricted to testing the social movement theory which was developed in the North. This Northern-centric approach…

    Paperback – 2017-12-27 
    Routledge

  • Occupying Subjectivity

    Being and Becoming Radical in the 21st Century

    Edited by Chris Rossdale

    This book explores a variety of forms of radical political subjectivity. It takes its cue from the 2011 uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa, the Occupy Movement and the European Anti-Austerity Movement, alongside the wider opposition to authoritarian and neoliberal forms of governance…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Cities and Power

    Worldwide Perspectives

    Edited by Göran Therborn

    What do cities tell us about power? How does power shape cities? These are the main questions answered by a multidisciplinary set of eminent urban scholar in crisp articles on capital cities from around the world, from Buenos Aires to Tokyo, from Jakarta to Moscow. Focus is on contemporary cities…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Beyond the Internet

    Unplugging the Protest Movement Wave

    Edited by Rita Figueiras, Paula do Espírito Santo

    The western economic and financial crisis began with the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008 and led the European Union countries into recession. After this, governments started to implement austerity measures, such as cuts in public spending, including public subsidies and jobs, and rising prices.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • Performing Citizenship

    Social Movements across the Globe

    Edited by Inbal Ofer, Tamar Groves

    In this book, Tamar Groves and Inbal Ofer explore the effects of social movements' activism on the changing practices and conceptions of citizenship. Presenting empirically rich case studies from Latin America, Asia and Europe, leading experts analyze the ways in which the shifting balance of power…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

  • Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions

    The Tunisian Case of UGTT

    By Hèla Yousfi

    This book traces the role of the UGTT (the Tunisian General Labour Union) during Tunisia’s 2011 revolution and the transition period that ensued – Tunisia being the Arab country where trade unionism was the strongest and most influential in shaping the outcomes of the uprising. The UGTT; From its…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Employment Relations

  • Political Participation in Asia

    Defining and Deploying Political Space

    Edited by Eva Hansson, Meredith L. Weiss

    A combination of economic transformation, political transitions and changes in media have substantially, if incrementally, altered the terrain for political participation globally, particularly in Asia, home to several of the most dramatic such shifts over the past two decades. This book explores…

    Hardback – 2017-10-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • The Rwenzururu Movement in Uganda

    Struggling for Recognition

    By Martin Doornbos

    This book provides a comprehensive account and analysis of the Rwenzururu movement in Western Uganda. The movement began in the 1960s in the Rwenzori region of Toro District, and was a protest by the minority Bakonzo and Baamba ethnic groups against their continued discrimination and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge
    African Governance

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