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  • Humanitarian Protection

    Principles, Law and Practice

    By Simon Robins, Majida Rasul

    This volume takes a humanitarian perspective to protection in conflicts and seeks to introduce the what and the how of doing protection work, and the impact of the new humanitarian politics on its practice. Humanitarian protection lies at the heart of the new prominence of humanitarian action: ‘…

    Paperback – 2018-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Anarchy in the System

    Law and Power in a Global World

    By Lyana Francot

    Anarchy in the System: Law and Power in a Global World critically engages the belief that the state and law can bring about peaceful order. Globalisation itself puts into question this belief, as it reveals the inability of these essentially modern mechanisms to address contemporary conditions of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Birkbeck Law Press
    Birkbeck Law Press

  • Digital Political Economy and Virtual Globalization

    Edited by Gillian Youngs

    This work brings prime concepts together that define the world we now live in – virtuality and globalization – to explain the nature of digital political economy. Its central focus is the interconnected exploration of the theoretically rich fields of virtuality and globalization studies to produce…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Political Communication

  • Politics and Change in Africa

    In Search of Stability

    By Nana K. Poku

    Ignored by theoreticians and discredited by militant attackers of imperialism whose dialectical reasoning proved Africa’s impotence in global politics, the continent now often appears to exist only as a reminder of the failures of indigenous rule. Until the end of the Cold War the post-colonial…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Contemporary African Politics

  • The Reform of Utopia

    By Wayne Hudson

    Title first publsihed in 2003. The Reform of Utopia argues that a reform of utopia which challenges neo-liberalism without attempting to revive the authoritarianism of the Old Left can contribute to contemporary social reform.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Introduction to a Theory of Political Power in International Relations

    By Zlatko Isakovic

    This title was first published in 2000:  An in-depth look at the definition of power. The writing is well crafted and very readable and comprises a range of theoretical deliberations and analysis of the numerous aspects of political power and its use in international relations. This includes…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • International Environmental Agreements and Domestic Politics

    The Case of Acid Rain

    By Arild Underdal, Kenneth Hanf

    This title was first published in 2000:  In examining the domestic politics of international co-operation, this book addresses two important questions: 1. Why do governments often take different positions in negotiations about common problems - why do some states push for international…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Shaping a New International Financial System

    Challenges of Governance in a Globalizing World

    By Karl Kaiser, John J. Kirton

    This title was first published in 2000:  An outstanding volume which examines the professional economic merits, practical feasibility, and underlying politics of the hotly contested competing initiatives for strengthening the international financial system. Challenging much of the conventional…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Human Rights

    Power, Ethics and Law

    By Jan Hancock

    This title was first published in 2003.Environmental Human Rights redefines the political, ethical and legal relationships between the environment and human rights to claim the human rights to an environment free from toxic pollution and to natural resources. Through a focus on the operational…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Emissions Trading Programs

    Volume I: Implementation and Evolution Volume II: Theory and Design

    Edited by Thomas H. Tietenberg

    This title was first published in 2001. A comprehensive collection of the leading articles important in the development of the use of emissions trading to control air pollution from its earliest implementation in the USA in 1976, to its application to global warming in the Kyoto Protocol.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Justification of Responsibility in the UN Security Council

    Practices of Normative Ordering in International Relations

    By Holger Niemann

    The UN Security Council holds a primary responsibility for maintaining international peace and security. The legitimacy of the Council depends on its ability to carry out this responsibility, but the meaning of this responsibility is contested and the Council receives frequent criticism about…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

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