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  • Technology, Ethics and the Protocols of Modern War

    1st Edition

    Edited by Artur Gruszczak, Pawel Frankowski

    Contemporary security has expanded its meaning, content and structure in response to globalisation and the emergence of greatly improved world-wide communication. The protocols of modern warfare, including targeted killing, enhanced interrogations, mass electronic surveillance and the…

    Hardback – 2018-03-28
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Public Space Unbound

    Urban Emancipation and the Post-Political Condition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sabine Knierbein, Tihomir Viderman

    Through an exploration of emancipation in recent processes of capitalist urbanization, this book argues the political is enacted through the everyday practices of publics producing space. This suggests democracy is a spatial practice rather than an abstract professional field organized by…

    Hardback – 2018-03-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Aesthetics and Political Culture in Modern Society

    1st Edition

    By Henrik Kaare Nielsen

    Do aesthetic appeals to senses and emotions in political debate necessarily marginalise political reason and reduce citizens to consumers – thus dangerously undermining democracy? Or is sensuous-emotional engagement, on the contrary, a basic fact of the political process and a crucial precondition…

    Hardback – 2018-03-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Human Flourishing, Liberal Theory, and the Arts

    A Liberalism of Flourishing, 1st Edition

    By Menachem Mautner

    This book claims that in addition to autonomy, liberal tradition recognizes human flourishing as an ideal of the good life. There are two versions of the liberalism of flourishing: for one the good life consists in the ability of an individual to develop her intellectual and moral capabilities, and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Raymond Aron and International Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Olivier Schmitt

    At a time when the field of International Relations (IR) is diverting from grand theoretical debates, rediscovering the value of classical realism and exploring its own intellectual history, this book contributes to these debates by presenting a cohesive view of Raymond Aron’s theory of IR. It…

    Hardback – 2018-03-20
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • Global Health and Security

    Critical Feminist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colleen O'Manique, Pieter Fourie

    The past decade has witnessed a significant increase in the construction of health as a security issue by national governments and multilateral organizations. This book provides the first critical, feminist analysis of the flesh-and-blood impacts of the securitization of health on different bodies,…

    Hardback – 2018-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Public Health

  • Temporal Boundaries of Law and Politics

    Time Out of Joint, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luigi Corrias, Lyana Francot

    In the last decade, the changing role of time in society has once again taken centre stage in the academic debate. A prominent, but surely not the only, aspect of this debate hinges on the so-called acceleration of time and its societal consequences. Despite the fact that time is fundamental to the…

    Hardback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • A Global Political Economy of Democratisation

    Beyond the Internal-External Divide, 1st Edition

    By Alison J. Ayers

    The late-twentieth century is often portrayed as an ‘Age of Democratisation’, with democracy heralded as the best of all political systems. Yet democracy has multiple meanings, values and significances. The start of the twenty-first century has witnessed a massive revival of interest in the meaning…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • The Information Game in Democracy

    1st Edition

    By Dipankar Sinha

    This book examines democracy and governance from the unconventional and largely under researched vantage point of information. It looks at the exclusionary informational dynamics in democracy and analyses the role of information capitalism, new technology, virtual networks, cyberspace and media.…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge India

  • Thinking Ecologically About the Global Political Economy

    1st Edition

    By Ryan Katz-Rosene, Matthew Paterson

    This book advances an ecologically grounded approach to International Political Economy (IPE). Katz-Rosene and Paterson address a lacuna in the literature by exploring the question of how thinking ecologically transforms our understanding of what IPE is and should be. The volume shows the ways in…

    Hardback – 2018-02-14
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • The Tyranny of the Majority

    History, Concepts, and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Tamás Nyirkos

    Tamás Nyirkos provides a timely and essential reassessment of the concept of the "tyranny of the majority" for the study of democracy today. The analysis is divided into three parts: the first discusses the "prehistory" of majority tyranny; the second reviews the elements of the "standard theory"…

    Hardback – 2018-02-14
    Routledge

  • The Global Governance of Precarity

    Primitive Accumulation and the Politics of Irregular Work, 1st Edition

    By Nick Bernards

    ‘Standard’ employment relationships, with permanent contracts, regular hours, and decent pay, are under assault. Precarious work and unemployment are increasingly common, and concern is also growing about the expansion of informal work and the rise of ‘modern slavery’. However, precarity and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

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