International Relations Theory Products

  • Visual Global Politics

    Edited by Roland Bleiker

    We live in a visual age. Images play an essential role in shaping international events and our understanding of them. Photographs, cinema, television and new media sources all influence how we view and approach phenomena as diverse as war, humanitarian crises, protest movements and election…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • The United States and Turkey's Path to Europe

    Hands across the Table

    By Armağan Emre Çakır

    Turkey’s relations with the European Union is one of the most enigmatic topics in the European Studies literature. This country, kept at bay by Europeans for centuries, once came unexpectedly close to full-membership. The progress Turkey recorded in its European quest is difficult to account for…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Re-Living the Global City

    Global/Local Processes

    Edited by John Eade, Chris Rumford

    Living the Global City (1996) was a landmark text in the field of Global Studies, offering an analysis of globalization and global/local processes by focussing on specific issues and themes which include community, culture, milieu, socioscapes and sociospheres, microglobalization, poverty,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global and Transnational Politics

  • Emotions, Politics and War

    Edited by Linda Åhäll, Thomas Gregory

    A growing number of scholars have sought to re-centre emotions in our study of international politics, however an overarching book on how emotions matter to the study of politics and war is yet to be published. This volume is aimed at filling that gap, proceeding from the assumption…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Empire Within

    International Hierarchy and its Imperial Laboratories of Governance

    By Alexander D Barder

    This book explores the reverberating impacts between historical and contemporary imperial laboratories and their metropoles through three case studies concerning violence, surveillance and political economy. The invasions of Afghanistan in 2001 and Iraq in 2003 forced the United States to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • The Biopolitics of Lifestyle

    Foucault, Ethics and Healthy Choices

    By Christopher Mayes

    A growing sense of urgency over obesity at the national and international level has led to a proliferation of medical and non-medical interventions into the daily lives of individuals and populations. This work focuses on the biopolitical use of lifestyle to govern individual choice and secure…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • China’s International Relations and Harmonious World

    Time, Space and Multiplicity in World Politics

    By Astrid H. M. Nordin

    As scholars and publics look for alternatives to what is understood as a violent Western world order, many claim that China can provide such an alternative through the Chinese dream of a harmonious world. This book takes this claim seriously and examines its effects by tracing the notion across…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Critical Rationalism and Globalization

    Towards the Sociology of the Open Global Society

    By Masoud Mohammadi Alamuti

    Critical Rationalism and Globalization addresses how the access to critical reason enables people to shape a new social order on a global scale. This book demonstrates how the philosophy of critical rationalism contributes to the sociology of Globalization, through uncovering the role of critical…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • International Relations and American Dominance

    A Diverse Discipline

    By Helen Louise Turton

    This work seeks to explore the widely held assumption that the discipline of International Relations is dominated by American scholars, approaches and institutions. It proceeds by defining 'dominance' along Gramscian lines and then identifying different ways in which such dominance could be…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Worlding Beyond the West

  • Political Aesthetics

    Culture, Critique and the Everyday

    Edited by Arundhati Virmani

    Political Aesthetics highlights the complex and ambiguous connections of aesthetics with social, cultural and political experiences in contemporary societies. If today aesthetics seems a rather overused term, mixing a variety of historical realities and complex personal states of being, its…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Politics and Suicide

    The philosophy of political self-destruction

    By Nicholas Michelsen

    Politics and Suicide argues that whilst the historical lineage of suicidal politics is recognised, the fundamental significance of autodestruction to the political remains under examined. It contends that practices like suicide-bombing do not simply embody a strange or abnormal ‘suicidal’…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Politics in Emotion

    The Song of Telangana

    By Himadeep Muppidi

    The work focuses on a subaltern local sovereignty movement called "Telangana" in India. Over the last ten years, this movement has engaged in a massive political mobilization, including strikes, rallies, work stoppages, occupation of public spaces, electoral contests, 200 and more political…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Interventions

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