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  • The Politics of Fracking

    Regulatory Policy and Local Community Responses to Environmental Concerns, 1st Edition

    By Sarmistha R. Majumdar

    Over the last decade, the oil and gas industry has garnered a lot of support from the United States federal and state governments in the name of energy independence and economic prosperity. More specifically, hydraulic fracturing or fracking is said to not only make the production of affordable…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Supranational Political Economy

    The Globalisation of the State–Market Relationship, 1st Edition

    By Guido Montani

    With the ending of the Cold War and the rise of a nationalistic ‘America First’ strategy, the post-war liberal international order, based upon the hegemonic power of the USA, is fading away. In its place, a multipolar world is emerging which, while offering some the hope of a better future, is also…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Anthropocene Debate and Political Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Hickmann, Lena Partzsch, Philipp Pattberg, Sabine Weiland

    Anthropocene has become an environmental buzzword. It denotes a new geological epoch that is human‐dominated. As mounting scientific evidence reveals, humankind has fundamentally altered atmospheric, geological, hydrological, biospheric, and other Earth system processes to an extent that the risk…

    Hardback – 2018-09-05
    Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

  • The Socio-political Ideas of BR Ambedkar

    Liberal constitutionalism in a creative mould, 1st Edition

    By Bidyut Chakrabarty

    Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (1891–1956), popularly known as Babasaheb stands out for his relentless battle against caste discrimination. He was a voice for the marginalized of India’s demography that remained peripheral due to well-entrenched socio-economic and political prejudices. This book is an…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • The European Union Diplomatic Service

    Ideas, Preferences and Identities, 1st Edition

    By Caterina Carta

    The book analyses the processes of institution and identity building of the European Union Diplomatic Service working on matters of foreign policy and external economic relations, both in Brussels and in the Commission’s Delegations across the world. The book examines what images high ranking…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Corruption and Legislatures

    1st Edition

    By Riccardo Pelizzo, Frederick Stapenhurst

    This book investigates parliaments’ role in curbing corruption. In addition to discussing the definition, causes, and costs of corruption and the role that parliaments have in reducing corruption, the authors consider contemporary issues that parliamentarians – and others – need to be…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

  • Birth of the European Individual

    Law, Security, Economy, 1st Edition

    By Samuli Hurri

    This book examines the birth of the European individual as a juridical problem, focusing on legal case dossiers from the European Court of Justice as an electrifying laboratory for the study of law and society. Foucault’s story of the modern subject constitutes the book’s main theoretical…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23

  • Governance and European Civil Society

    Governmentality, Discourse and NGOs, 1st Edition

    By Acar Kutay

    This book provides a critical analysis of the European Union’s approach to ‘governance’, focusing on the way in which civil society is incorporated within the EU decision-making process and arguing that it is not conducive to the democratisation of EU governance. Using a governmentality approach,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • A Place to Call Home

    Women as Agents of Change in Mumbai, 1st Edition

    By Ramya Ramanath

    Any city is a product of politics and economics, organizations and people. Yet, the life experiences of women uprooted from its poorest quarters seldom inform urban resettlement plans.  In this ethnographic field study, Ramya Ramanath, Associate Professor at DePaul University, examines the lives…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16

  • Conflict, Power, and the Landscape of Constitutionalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gilles Tarabout, Ranabir Samaddar

    The book seeks to critically examine the implication of a constitution of law for a political society. It presents a collection of essays that seek to investigate how power acts on power, how limits produce excess, how separation of powers produces the union of powers (sanctified by the very…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge India

  • Law and Disaster

    Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Meltdown in Japan, 1st Edition

    By Shigenori Matsui

    On the 11th of March 2011, an earthquake registering 9.0 on the Richter scale (the most powerful to ever strike Japan) hit the Tohoku region in northern Japan. The earthquake produced a devastating tsunami that wiped out coastal cities and towns, leaving 18,561 people dead or registered as missing.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-10

  • The Vernacularisation of Democracy

    Politics, Caste and Religion in India, 1st Edition

    By Lucia Michelutti

    The book is an ethnographic exploration of how ‘democracy’ takes social and cultural roots in India and in the process shapes the nature of popular politics. It centres on a historically marginalised caste who in recent years has become one of the most assertive and politically powerful communities…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge India
    Exploring the Political in South Asia

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