Racial & Ethnic Politics Products

  • The Ethnopolitics of Ethnofederalism in Ethiopia

    Edited by Jan Erk

    Ethiopia is the darling of development economists: since 2005, the country’s economic growth rate has consistently been over the 10% mark. Ethiopia is also a regional superpower with political influence across East Africa and the Horn. Furthermore, the African Union has its headquarters in the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Association for the Study of Nationalities

  • Perpetrating Genocide

    A Criminological Account

    By Kjell Anderson

    Focusing on the relationship between the micro level of perpetrator motivation and the macro level normative discourse, this book offers an in-depth explanation for the perpetration of genocide. It is the first comparative criminological treatment of genocide drawn from original field research,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • The Politics and Complexities of Crisis Management in Ukraine

    A Historical Perspective

    Edited by Gregory Simons, Mykola Kapitonenko, Viktor Lavrenyuk, Erik Vlaeminck

    Ukraine gained its independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. In the decades between the end of the cold war and the crisis of 2014 the country suffered a large decline in agricultural and industrial production plunging economic indicators into a sharp decline and leading to large scale poverty…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20 
    Routledge
    Post-Soviet Politics

  • Mobilizing Transnational Gender Politics in Post-Genocide Rwanda

    By Rirhandu Mageza-Barthel

    Mageza-Barthel provides a context sensitive analysis of how Rwanda's women's movement used the United Nations (UN) gender norms in its efforts to insert gender-specific demands in the post-genocide period. The overall goal of these women - and their supporters - has been to further gender equality…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Gender in a Global/Local World

  • The Uyghur Lobby

    Global Networks, Coalitions and Strategies of the World Uyghur Congress

    By Yu-Wen Chen

    An upsurge in violence between Uyghur and Han in China’s far western region of Xinjiang has gained increased media and academic attention in recent years as was evidenced in the July 2009 riots. Numbering over eight million, the Uyghur are China’s fifth-largest minority nationality, and their…

    Paperback – 2017-11-04 
    Routledge

  • Guatemala, The Question of Genocide

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Oglesby, Diane M. Nelson

    In Guatemala, it was called the "trial of the century": the 2013 prosecution of former de facto head of state (1982-1983) General José Efraín Ríos Montt and his intelligence chief, General José Mauricio Rodríguez Sánchez, on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity against the Maya-Ixil…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Gypsy Feminism

    Intersectional Politics, Alliances, Gender and Queer Activism

    By Laura Corradi

    Clumsy stereotypes of the Romani and Travellers communities abound, not only culturally in programmes such as Big Fat Gypsy Weddings, but also amongst educators, social workers, administrators and the medical profession. Gypsy cultures are invariably presented as ruled by tradition and machismo.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Rwenzururu Movement in Uganda

    Struggling for Recognition

    By Martin Doornbos

    This book provides a comprehensive account and analysis of the Rwenzururu movement in Western Uganda. The movement began in the 1960s in the Rwenzori region of Toro District, and was a protest by the minority Bakonzo and Baamba ethnic groups against their continued discrimination and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • Equal Recognition, Minority Rights and Liberal Democracy

    Alan Patten and His Critics

    Edited by Sergi Morales-Gálvez, Nenad Stojanovic

    Multiculturalism is not à la mode nowadays. It is attacked by both right-wing populists and mainstream politicians and leaders of liberal democracies. Indeed, conflicts surrounding cultural diversity and recognition are among the most salient issues in contemporary societies. Should liberal…

    Hardback – 2017-10-20 
    Routledge

  • Political Tolerance in the Global South

    Images of India, Pakistan and Uganda

    By Sten Widmalm

    What makes people agree to the extension of political rights to those they clearly dislike? This book moves beyond the extensive research on this question in western contexts to focus on the global south, offering unique empirical studies of political tolerance in plural societies where poverty is…

    Paperback – 2017-10-20 
    Routledge

  • Principles and Practices of Fiscal Autonomy

    Experiences, Debates and Prospects

    By Giancarlo Pola

    This century has seen the continuation of long-term trends in the movement of the territorial boundaries of nation states alongside the emergence of new tensions. The repercussions of the Scottish referendum and the heightened urgency of the Catalonia question along with the continued economic…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Federalism Studies

  • Power-Sharing in Conflict-Ridden Societies

    Challenges for Building Peace and Democratic Stability

    Edited by Nils A. Butenschøn, Øyvind Stiansen, Kåre Vollan

    Based on a unique comparative study of Burundi, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Lebanon, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Nepal, Myanmar, the Philippines, and Fiji this book analyses the formal and informal arrangements defining the post-conflict political order in these countries and evaluates whether these systems…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge

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