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  • The Socio-Cultural, Ethnic and Historic Foundations of Kenya’s Electoral Violence

    Democracy on Fire

    By Stephen M. Magu

    Kenya’s 2007 General Election results announcement was marked with the worst ethnic conflict in the country’s history; 1,133 people were killed, while 600,000 were internally displaced. Within 2 months, the incumbent and the challenger had agreed to a power-sharing agreement and a Government of…

    Hardback – 2018-02-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge African Studies

  • The Political Anthropology of Ethnic and Religious Minorities

    Edited by Arpad Szakolczai, Agnes Horvath, Attila Z. Papp

    This book presents some arguments why a political anthropological perspective can be particularly helpful to understand the connected political and cultural challenges and opportunities posed by the situation of ethnic and religious minorities. The first chapter shortly introduces the major…

    Hardback – 2018-02-12 
    Routledge

  • The Road to Federalism in Nepal, Myanmar and Sri Lanka

    Finding the Middle Ground

    By Michael G Breen

    Nations built on exclusion and assimilation, decades of civil war, widespread poverty, authoritarianism and the decline of democracy. Nepal, Myanmar and Sri Lanka are travelling a road to federalism. Institutions and ethnic identity have interacted to privilege some and marginalise others. But when…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • "Nation-state" and Minority Rights in India

    Comparative Perspectives on Muslim and Sikh Identities

    By Tanweer Fazal

    The blood-laden birth-pangs of the Indian "nation-state" undoubtedly had a bearing on the contentious issue of group rights for cultural minorities. Indeed, the trajectory of the concept ‘minority rights’ evolved amidst multiple conceptualizations, political posturing and violent mobilizations and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • 'Tomorrow Belongs to Us'

    The British Far Right since 1967

    Edited by Nigel Copsey, Matthew Worley

    This book traces the varied development of the far right in Britain from the formation of the National Front in 1967 to the present day. Experts draw on a range of disciplinary and methodological perspectives to provide a rich and detailed account of the evolution of the various strands of the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • The Rise of Catalan Independence

    Spain’s Territorial Crisis

    By Andrew Dowling

    As recently as the mid-2000s, Catalonia was described and analysed by scholars as exhibiting a non-secessionist nationalism and was seen within Europe and beyond as a role model for successful devolution which had much to teach other parts of the world. The Spanish state seemed to be on a journey…

    Hardback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge
    Federalism Studies

  • 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 – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge
    Association for the Study of Nationalities

  • Federalism and Regional Policy in Contemporary Russia

    By Andrey Starodubtsev

    How do Russian leaders balance the need to decentralize governance in a socially and politically complex country with the need to guarantee political control of the state? Since the early 2000’s Russian federal authorities have arranged a system of political control on regional elites and their…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13 
    Routledge
    Studies in Contemporary Russia

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Multiculturalism

    Edited by Duncan Ivison

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Multiculturalism brings together a collection of new essays by leading and emerging scholars in the humanities and social sciences on some of the key issues facing multiculturalism today. It provides a comprehensive and cutting-edge treatment of this important…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • Collective Identities in Action

    A Sociological Approach to Ethnicity

    By Klaus Eder, Bernd Giesen, Damian Tambini

    This title was first published in 2003. Thirty years of sociological and political science enquiry failed to predict the wave of ethnic conflict that swept through Europe in the 1990s, and the continuing ethnic tensions in the developing world. Since then, researchers have been unable to construct…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2017-11-29 
    Routledge

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