International Relations Products

  • One Korea

    Visions of Korean Unification

    Edited by Tae-Hwan Kwak, Seung-Ho Joo

    On the Korean peninsula, there exist two sovereign states - the Republic of Korea (ROK or South Korea) and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK or North Korea) – both of whom hold a separate membership at the United Nations. This book discusses the construction of "one Korea" and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Space Warfare in the 21st Century

    Arming the Heavens

    By Joan Johnson-Freese

    This book examines the recent shift in US space policy and the forces that continually draw the US back into a space-technology security dilemma. The dual-use nature of the vast majority of space technology, meaning of value to both civilian and military communities and being unable to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals

    A transformational agenda for an insecure world

    By Felix Dodds, Ambassador David Donoghue, Jimena Leiva Roesch

    The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal set of seventeen goals and targets agreed by UN member states to frame their policy agendas for the next fifteen years (2015 to 2030). Written by three authors who have been engaged in the development of the SDGs from the beginning,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Soft Power

    Edited by Naren Chitty, Li Ji, Gary Rawnsley, Craig Hayden

    The Routledge Handbook of Soft Power is the first volume to offer a comprehensive and detailed picture of soft power and associated forms of public diplomacy. The terms soft power and public diplomacy have enormous currency in media and policy discourse, yet despite all the attention the terms…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Domestic Politics and Norm Diffusion in International Relations

    Ideas Do Not Float Freely

    Edited by Thomas Risse

    This book collects Thomas Risse's most important articles together in a single volume. Covering a wide range of issues – the end of the Cold War, transatlantic relations, the "democratic peace", human rights, governance in areas of limited statehood, Europeanization, European identity and public…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

  • Extracting Accountability from Non-State Actors in International Law

    Assessing the Scope for Direct Regulation

    By Lee James McConnell

    The human rights of communities in many resource-rich, weak governance States are adversely affected not only by the acts of States and their agents, but also by powerful non-State actors. Contemporary phenomena such as globalisation, privatisation, and the proliferation of internal armed conflict…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Third World Quarterly Reader

    From Modernization to Globalization, a continuing conversation

    Edited by Shahid Qadir

    For over 35 years, Third World Quarterly has been the pre-eminent journal in the field of development studies. This Reader contains the most important and influential articles in the journal’s history and provides a complete overview of the field of development studies from the original debates to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Lebanon after the Syrian Withdrawal

    External Intervention, Power-Sharing and Political Instability

    By Ohannes Geukjian

    Lebanon experienced serious instability and ethno-national conflict following the Syrian withdrawal in 2005 compounded by the Arab Spring which led to regional instability and civil war in Iraq and Syria. Why did consociational democracy fail? Was failure inevitable? What impact could external…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Political Risk

    Concepts, Theories, Challenges

    By Cecilia Emma Sottilotta

    Political Risk was first introduced as a component for assessing risk not directly linked to economic factors following the flow of capital from the US to Europe after the Second World War. However, the concept has rapidly gained relevance since, with both public and private institutions developing…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Geopolitics

    3rd Edition

    By Colin Flint

    This new updated edition of Introduction to Geopolitics presents the overarching themes of geopolitical structures and agents in an engaging and accessible manner, which requires no previous knowledge of theory or current affairs. Using new pertinent case studies and guided exercises the title…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Indian Ocean and Maritime Security

    Competition, cooperation and threat

    Edited by Bimal N. Patel, Aruna Kumar Malik, William Nunes

    This book provides a synoptic view of the Indian Ocean and maritime security in its contested waters. Using a historical approach, it reveals vital links to events in present day. The volume: Highlights the competition between major Asian powers to control the ‘string of pearls’ — a reference to…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge India

  • U.S. Foreign Policy and the Politics of Apology

    By Loramy Gerstbauer

    The idea of contrition in international relations is relatively new territory and has garnered both praise and concern. On the one hand, public apologies and other forms of contrition have become fashionable, starting with celebrity diplomats and extending to politicians and entire nation-states.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

49Series in International Relations

Product Search