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  • Ending Forced Labour in Myanmar

    Engaging a Pariah Regime, 1st Edition

    By Richard Horsey

    The International Labour Organization’s (ILO) efforts since the early 1990s to address the forced labour situation in Myanmar represent a rare example of success in influencing the behaviour of that regime, and this book gives a first-hand account of these efforts. As the ILO’s representative in…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • International Law, Politics and Inhumane Weapons

    The Effectiveness of Global Landmine Regimes, 1st Edition

    By Alan Bryden

    This book contributes to contemporary debates on the effectiveness of international humanitarian law (IHL) in regulating or prohibiting inhumane weapons, such as landmines. Two treaties have emerged under IHL in response to the humanitarian scourge of landmines. However, despite a considerable body…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Law, Conflict and International Relations

  • EU Conditionality in the Western Balkans

    1st Edition

    Edited by Florian Bieber

    This volume examines how European institutions, the European Union in particular through its policy of conditionality, have shaped the post-conflict reconstruction of the Western Balkans. From state-building to democratization and environmental policies, this book explores whether and in…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

  • The Art of World-Making

    Nicholas Greenwood Onuf and his Critics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harry D. Gould

    On its face, The Art of World-Making focuses on honouring the career of Nicholas Greenwood Onuf and his contributions to the study of international relations; of equal importance, however, while using Onuf’s work as their touchstone, the contributions to this volume range widely across IR theory,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23

  • Sovereignty, State Failure and Human Rights

    Petty Despots and Exemplary Villains, 1st Edition

    By Neil A. Englehart

    This book argues that the effectiveness of the state apparatus is one of the crucial variables determining human rights conditions, and that state weakness and failure is responsible for much of the human rights abuses we see today. Weak states are unable to control their own agents or to police…

    Hardback – 2017-05-15
    Routledge Studies in Human Rights

  • Disaster Research

    Multidisciplinary and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rasmus Dahlberg, Olivier Rubin, Morten Thanning Vendelø

    Given the tendency of books on disasters to predominantly focus on strong geophysical or descriptive perspectives and in-depth accounts of particular catastrophes, Disaster Research provides a much-needed multidisciplinary perspective of the area. This book is is structured thematically around key…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Reforming Law and Economy for a Sustainable Earth

    Critical Thought for Turbulent Times, 1st Edition

    By Paul Anderson

    Few concerns preoccupy contemporary progressive thought as much as the issue of how to achieve a sustainable human society. The problems impeding this goal include those of how to arrest induced global environmental change (GEC), persistent disagreements about the contribution of economic…

    Paperback – 2017-04-13
    Environmental Politics

  • Arctic: Commerce, Governance and Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Uttam Kumar Sinha, Jo Inge Bekkevold

    In May 2013, China, India, Japan, Singapore and South Korea (Asia 5) were given status as permanent observers in the Arctic Council. It was a symbolic and significant moment in the history of Arctic affairs. The list of stakeholders in the Arctic has now expanded to include both the Arctic littoral…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31

  • Profits, Security, and Human Rights in Developing Countries

    Global Lessons from Canada’s Extractive Sector in Colombia, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Rochlin

    The extractive sector is a particular area of expertise for Canada and more than half of Canada’s mining assets abroad are located in Latin America, specifically in Brazil, Peru, Chile, and Colombia. The Canada-Colombia accord was the first free-trade agreement in the world to include annual Human…

    Paperback – 2017-03-14
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • The Evolution of Migration Management in the Global North

    1st Edition

    By Christina Oelgemoller

    The Evolution of Migration Management in the Global North explores how the radically violent migration management paradigm that dominates today's international migration has been assembled. Drawing on unique archive material, it shows how a forum of diplomats and civil servants constructed the '…

    Hardback – 2017-03-07

  • The New United Nations

    International Organization in the Twenty-First Century, 2nd Edition

    By John Allphin Moore, Jr., Jerry Pubantz

    With a fresh look at challenges to the UN in Syria, Iran, Russia, and elsewhere, the second edition of this successful text highlights new international trends toward global governance, holistic democracy and human development, and progress on peacebuilding and counterterrorism. A comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2017-03-07

  • The United States and Great Power Responsibility in International Society

    Drones, Rendition and Invasion, 1st Edition

    By Wali Aslam

    This book evaluates American foreign policy actions from the perspective of great power responsibility, with three case studies: Operation Iraqi Freedom, American drone strikes in Pakistan and the post- 9/11 practice of extraordinary rendition. This book argues that the US invasion of Iraq in 2003…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    New International Relations

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