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  • 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 including multinational enterprises and non-State armed groups operating in the extractive industry.…

    Hardback – 2016-05-27 
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Lebanon and the Arab Uprisings

    In the Eye of the Hurricane

    Edited by Maximilian Felsch, Martin Wählisch

    Although there has not been the equivalent in Lebanon of the uprisings seen in other Arab countries, the fragile state has nevertheless been put under increased strain by the events in neighbouring countries. Over one million refugees, equal to one quarter of Lebanon’s population, have moved in…

    Hardback – 2016-05-26 
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • NATO’s First Enlargement

    A Reassessment

    Edited by Evanthis Hatzivassiliou, Dimitrios Triantaphyllou

    This volume discusses the entry of Greece and Turkey to NATO in 1952 from the perspective of history and international relations. The chapters were originally collected in 2012 to mark the occasion of the sixtieth anniversary of the accession of the two states to NATO. The focus is not on the…

    Hardback – 2016-05-26 
    Routledge

  • The Global Making of Policing

    Postcolonial Perspectives

    Edited by Jana Hönke, Markus-Michael Müller

    This edited volume analyses the global making of security institutions and practices in our postcolonial world. The volume will offer readers the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the global making of how security is thought of and practiced, from US urban policing, diaspora politics…

    Hardback – 2016-05-23 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Insuring Life

    Value, Security and Risk

    By Luis Lobo-Guerrero

    This book is a contribution to the scholarly engagement with the wider problem of governing through risk and the politics of uncertainty. It takes life insurance as an empirical site from which to ask: what is the kind of governance created through insurance an instance of, and how does it…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Prisoner Radicalization and Terrorism Detention Policy

    Institutionalized Fear or Evidence-Based Policy-Making?

    By Tinka Veldhuis

    Correctional policies for Islamist violent extremist offenders are often based on the premise that prisons can be hotbeds of radicalization. The perception that inmates are susceptible to violent extremist belief systems has given rise to a fervent international public, political, and scholarly…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Transforming Warriors

    The Ritual Organization of Military Force

    Edited by Peter Haldén, Peter Jackson

    This volume offers an inter-disciplinary study of how different cultures have sought to transform individuals into warriors. War changes people, however a less explored question is how different societies want people to change as they are turned into warriors. When societies go to war they…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Armed Conflict Survey 2016

    2nd Edition

    Edited by The International Institute of Strategic Studies (IISS)

    The Armed Conflict Survey is an annual publication from the International Institute for Strategic Studies, publisher of yearly reference work on national defence capabilities The Military Balance and annual review of world affairs Strategic Survey. The book is edited by Nigel Inkster, Director of…

    Paperback – 2016-05-20 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Research Companion to Military Research Methods

    By Alison Williams, Rachel Woodward, Matthew Rech

    This volume is concerned with the practices of conducting research on military issues. As an edited collection, the book brings together an extensive selection of authors whose chapters engage with a core concern about the process of conducting research on military issues from a range of…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Marine Transboundary Conservation and Protected Areas

    Edited by Peter Mackelworth

    The marine environment does not naturally respect arbitrary international boundaries. The establishment and management of transboundary marine protected areas therefore presents major governance challenges. This book analyses a series of marine peace park and transboundary conservation initiatives…

    Hardback – 2016-05-19 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Violent Extremism Online

    New Perspectives on Terrorism and the Internet

    Edited by Anne Aly, Stuart Macdonald, Lee Jarvis, Tom Chen

    This book explores the interface between terrorism and the internet and presents contemporary approaches to understanding violent extremism online. The volume focuses on four issues in particular: terrorist propaganda on the internet; radicalisation and the internet; counter campaigns and…

    Hardback – 2016-05-19 
    Routledge
    Media, War and Security

  • Negotiating Civil-Military Space

    Redefining Roles in an Unpredictable World

    By Marcia Byrom Hartwell

    This book begins discussion at a point where many civil-military conversations end. Hartwell identifies underlying dynamics, key issues, and challenges that civilian and military organizations encounter when negotiating their roles in real and virtual volatile environments. These include managing…

    Hardback – 2016-05-18 
    Routledge

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