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  • Public Debt and the Common Good

    Philosophical and Institutional Implications of Fiscal Imbalance, 1st Edition

    By James Odom

    The American national debt stands at $20.49 trillion as of January 2018, or roughly $63,000 for every person in the United States. The national debt has grown six-fold in the past 25 years, and borrowing only has accelerated in recent administrations. What are the factors driving such unrestrained…

    Hardback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Christianity’s Role in United States Global Health and Development Policy

    To Transfer the Empire of the World, 1st Edition

    By John Blevins

    In recent years, the role of religion in influencing international health policy and health services provision has been seen as increasingly important. This book provides a social history of the relationship between religion and America's international health policy and practice from the latter…

    Hardback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • US National Security Reform

    Reassessing the National Security Act of 1947, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heidi B. Demarest, Erica D. Borghard

    This collection of essays considers the evolution of American institutions and processes for forming and implementing US national security policy, and offers diverse policy prescriptions for reform to confront an evolving and uncertain security environment. Twelve renowned scholars and…

    Paperback – 2018-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • The Logic of Intelligence Analysis

    Why Hypothesis Testing Matters, 1st Edition

    By Karl Spielmann

    This book discusses the application of hypothesis testing to the practice of intelligence analysis. By drawing on longstanding procedures of scientific method, particularly hypothesis testing, this book strongly critiques standard intelligence analytic practices. It shows these practices to be…

    Hardback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

  • The CIA and the Congress for Cultural Freedom in the Early Cold War

    The Limits of Making Common Cause, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Miller Harris

    This book questions the conventional wisdom about one of the most controversial episodes in the Cold War, and tells the story of the CIA's backing of the Congress for Cultural Freedom. For nearly two decades during the early Cold War, the CIA secretly sponsored some of the world’s most feted…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge
    Studies in Intelligence

  • Ethics, Law and Justifying Targeted Killings

    The Obama Administration at War, 1st Edition

    By Jack McDonald

    This book examines the normative debates around the American use of targeted killings. It questions whether the Obama administration’s defence of its use of targeted killings is cohesive or hypocritical. In doing so, the book departs from the disciplinary purpose of international law,…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • Christianity and American State Violence in Iraq

    Priestly or Prophetic?, 1st Edition

    By Christopher A. Morrissey

    The world continues to be threatened by non-state, religiously-rationalized violence. While some fail to the see the connections between the United States’ intervention in the Middle East and this ongoing threat, the non-state perpetrators of terror consistently identify American meddling as one of…

    Hardback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Externalizing Migration Management

    Europe, North America and the spread of 'remote control' practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruben Zaiotti

    The extension of border controls beyond a country’s territory to regulate the flows of migrants before they arrive has become a popular and highly controversial policy practice. Today, remote control policies are more visible, complex and widespread than ever before, raising various ethical,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • China Steps Out

    Beijing's Major Power Engagement with the Developing World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua Eisenman, Eric Heginbotham

    What are Beijing’s objectives towards the developing world and how they have evolved and been pursued over time? Featuring contributions by recognized experts, China Steps Out analyzes and explains China’s strategies in Southeast Asia, Central Asia, South Asia, Africa, Middle East, and Latin…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31
    Routledge

  • Doomsday or Deterrence?

    On the Antinuclear Issue, 1st Edition

    By Ferenc Fehér, Agnes Heller

    Doomsday or Deterrence? argues against the majority of premises and conclusions of the antinuclear argument as existed in 1986 when this study was first published. Fehér and Heller’s study claims that social changes are important to curb technology trends that lean toward the construction of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)

    Volume 1, A - F, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of American Civil Liberties. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)

    Volume 3, R - Z, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of civil liberties in America. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

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