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  • Pressure Through Law

    1st Edition

    By Carol Harlow, Richard Rawlings

    Group litigation has been recognised by political scientists in the States as a useful method of gaining ground and attracting publicity for pressure groups since the turn of the century. In Britain however, recognition that the courts fill such a role has come more slowly. Despite this lack of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge

  • Dictionaries of Contemporary Politics

    1st Edition

    By Various

    First published between 1988 and 1991, these dictionaries provide guides to the most important organizations, figures, events and themes in the contemporary politics of South America, Southern Africa, Central America and the Caribbean. The titles in this series will be valuable resources for…

    Hardback – 2016-01-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Dictionaries of Contemporary Politics

  • The USA and Canada 2016

    18th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Combining impartial analysis with reliable facts and figures, this fully revised and updated 18th edition provides up-to-date commentary on these vast North American nations. General Survey Essays by leading experts analyse topics of regional importance, including: - US-Canadian economic…

    Hardback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    USA and Canada

  • US Taiwan Policy

    Constructing the Triangle, 1st Edition

    By Øystein Tunsjø

    The relationship between the United States and China is one of the most important issues in the twenty-first century, and is, ultimately, hostage to conditions across the Taiwan Strait. This book is the first to attempt to trace the historical origin of what is known as the ‘Taiwan issue’ in…

    Paperback – 2015-11-02
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • Walzer, Just War and Iraq

    Ethics as Response, 1st Edition

    By Ronan O'Callaghan

    In recent years questions of ethical responsibility and justice in war have become increasingly significant in international relations. This focus has been precipitated by United States (U.S.) led invasions in Afghanistan and Iraq. In turn, Western conceptions of ethical responsibility have been…

    Hardback – 2015-10-26
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • The Politics of Arctic Sovereignty

    Oil, Ice, and Inuit Governance, 1st Edition

    By Jessica M. Shadian

    Interest in Arctic politics is on the rise. While recent accounts of the topic place much emphasis on climate change or a new geopolitics of the region, the history of the Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC) and Arctic politics reaches back much further in time. Drawing out the complex relationship…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Resisting Injustice and the Feminist Ethics of Care in the Age of Obama

    “Suddenly,…All the Truth Was Coming Out”, 1st Edition

    By David A.J. Richards

    David A. J. Richards’s Resisting Injustice and The Feminist Ethics of Care in The Age of Obama: "Suddenly,…All The Truth Was Coming Out" builds on his and Carol Gilligan’s The Deepening Darkness to examine the roots of the resistance movements of the 1960s, the political psychology behind…

    Paperback – 2015-10-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • The Post-Racial Society is Here

    Recognition, Critics and the Nation-State, 1st Edition

    By Wilbur C. Rich

    In a provocative and controversial analysis, Wilbur C. Rich’s The Post-Racial Society is Here conclusively demonstrates that nation is in midst of a post-racial society. Yet many Americans are skeptical of this fundamental social transformation. The failure of recognition is related to the remnants…

    Paperback – 2015-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Identity Politics

  • An International History of the Cuban Missile Crisis

    A 50-year retrospective, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Gioe, Len Scott, Christopher Andrew

    This edited volume addresses the main lessons and legacies of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis from a global perspective. Despite the discoveries of recent research, there is still much more to be revealed about the handling of nuclear weapons before and during the Cuban Missile Crisis (CMC).…

    Paperback – 2015-09-18
    Routledge
    Studies in Intelligence

  • Inventive Politicians and Ethnic Ascent in American Politics

    The Uphill Elections of Italians and Mexicans to the U.S. Congress, 1st Edition

    By Miriam Jiménez

    This innovative book investigates the process through which ethnic minorities penetrate into higher echelons of political power: specifically, how they succeed in getting elected to the U.S. Congress. Analysts today see ethnic politicians largely in relation to their collectivities, but by actually…

    Paperback – 2015-09-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Comparative International Politics of Democracy Promotion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonas Wolff, Hans-Joachim Spanger, Hans-Jürgen Puhle

    Though scholarly attention to democracy promotion is increasing, there is still little comparative and theoretically-based work on the protagonists of democracy promotion. This book investigates the motives that drive democracy promotion in a comparative and theoretically oriented manner, exploring…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04
    Routledge
    Democratization Studies

  • An Empire of Ideals

    The Chimeric Imagination of Ronald Reagan, 1st Edition

    By Justin D. Garrison

    Justin D. Garrison provides an original and groundbreaking analysis of Ronald Reagan’s imagination as it was expressed mainly in his presidential speeches. He argues that the predominant strain of Reagan’s imagination is "chimeric," that is, imbued with a high degree of optimism, romantic…

    Paperback – 2015-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

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