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  • Ukraine in Crisis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolai Petro

    In this comprehensive volume, Canadian, Ukrainian, and American scholars examine various aspects of the Ukrainian crisis, and consider its impact on Europe. The chapters include topics such as: Russian narratives about Ukraine; the conflicting assumptions underlying their divergent nation-building…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Electoral Rights in Europe

    Advances and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Hardman, Brice Dickson

    From the perspective of a number of different social science disciplines, this book explores the ways in which the election of politicians can be made more fair and credible by adopting a human rights approach to elections. It discusses existing international standards for the conduct of elections…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Emerging Practices in Intergovernmental Functional Assignment

    1st Edition

    By Gabriele Ferrazzi, Rainer Rohdewohld

    Attaining the benefits of (especially fiscal) decentralization in government remains an enduring challenge, in part because the re-arrangement of public functions across levels of government has often been carried out poorly. This book aims to provide a firmer conceptual basis for the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Democratization Special Issues

  • Labor/management Relations Among Government Employees

    1st Edition

    By Harry Kershen

    Includes articles which offer a mix of theoretical analysis, case history and empirical research, interspersed with good, practical advice from those who have sat long hours at the bargaining table.…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge
    Public Sector Contemporary Issues

  • The Politics of Food Sovereignty

    Concept, Practice and Social Movements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annie Shattuck, Christina Schiavoni, Zoe VanGelder

    Food sovereignty has been a fundamentally contested concept in global agrarian discourse over the last two decades, as a political project and campaign, an alternative, a social movement, and an analytical framework. It has inspired and mobilized diverse publics: workers, scholars and public…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Statebuilding and State Formation in the Western Pacific

    Solomon Islands in Transition?, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-14
    Routledge

  • The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    The politics of stalemate, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karl Cordell, Brendan O'Leary, Stefan Wolff

    The conflict between Israel and the Palestinians is one of the longest unresolved conflicts of modern times. It has brought about the early and violent deaths of tens of thousands of people, and blighted the lives of millions more. It is symbiotically linked to the wider crises that continue to…

    Paperback – 2019-01-14
    Routledge
    Association for the Study of Nationalities

  • Global Insurrectional Politics

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Debating Regime Legitimacy in Contemporary China

    Popular Protests and Regime Performances, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suisheng Zhao

    This comprehensive volume is a three-part study of whether the Chinese political system has maintained a significant degree of regime legitimacy in the context of rising domestic discontent, in particular the popular protests against socio-economic inequality and environment degradation. Part I…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • The Power of Human Rights/The Human Rights of Power

    1st Edition

    Edited by Louiza Odysseos, Anna Selmeczi

    The contributions to this volume eschew the long-held approach of either dismissing human rights as politically compromised or glorifying them as a priori progressive in enabling resistance. Drawing on plural social theoretic and philosophical literatures – and a multiplicity of empirical domains –…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Environmental Justice in Contemporary US Narratives

    1st Edition

    By Yanoula Athanassakis

    Environmental Justice in Contemporary US Narratives examines post-1929 US artistic interrogations of environmental disruption. Tracing themes of pollution, marine life, and agricultural production in the work of a number of historically significant writers including John Steinbeck, Ruth Ozeki, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

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