• The Rule of Law in the United Nations Security Council Decision-Making Process: Turning the Focus Inwards book cover

    The Rule of Law in the United Nations Security Council Decision-Making Process

    Turning the Focus Inwards, 1st Edition

    By Sherif Elgebeily

    The UN Security Council is entrusted under the UN Charter with primary responsibility for the maintenance and restoration of the international peace; it is the only body with the power to authorise military intervention legally and impose international sanctions where it decides. However, its…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
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    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Sovereignty Conflicts and International Law and Politics: A Distributive Justice Issue book cover

    Sovereignty Conflicts and International Law and Politics

    A Distributive Justice Issue, 1st Edition

    By Jorge E. Núñez

    Many conflicts throughout the world can be characterized as sovereignty conflicts in which two states claim exclusive sovereign rights for different reasons over the same piece of land. It is increasingly clear that the available remedies have been less than successful in many of these cases, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
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    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Education and Extremisms: Rethinking Liberal Pedagogies in the Contemporary World book cover

    Education and Extremisms

    Rethinking Liberal Pedagogies in the Contemporary World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Farid Panjwani, Lynn Revell, Reza Gholami, Mike Diboll

    Education and Extremisms addresses one of the most pressing questions facing societies today: how is education to respond to the challenge of extremism? It argues that the implementation of new teaching techniques, curricular reforms or top-down changes to education policy alone cannot solve the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
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  • Reading the Riot Act: Reflections on the 2011 urban disorders in England book cover

    Reading the Riot Act

    Reflections on the 2011 urban disorders in England, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rupa Huq MP

    This lively collection presents a multi-disciplinary, multi-perspectival commentary explaining the what, where, and how of the riots that the austerity-hit UK experienced during the long, hot summer of 2011. It looks beyond London and its Tottenham district where disturbances started, to locations…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
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  • Conflict in India and China's Contested Borderlands: A Comparative Study book cover

    Conflict in India and China's Contested Borderlands

    A Comparative Study, 1st Edition

    By Kunal Mukherjee

    For a long time, India and China have been seen as the rising economic giants on the Asiatic mainland. Studies of the conflicts which have plagued the borderlands of India and China however have tended to only analyse individual case studies without attempting to compare and contrast the situation…

    Hardback – 2019-01-03
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    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Terrorism and Policy Relevance: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Terrorism and Policy Relevance

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Fitzgerald, Nadya Ali, Megan A Armstrong

    This book explores the interrelationship between terrorism and policy relevance from a range of critical perspectives. In particular, it questions the politics of policy-relevance; that is, it interrogates how epistemological and practical pressures to produce "policy-relevant" research shapes…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
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  • North Korea, Iran and the Challenge to International Order: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    North Korea, Iran and the Challenge to International Order

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Patrick McEachern, Jaclyn O’Brien McEachern

    This book examines and compares the political situations in North Korea and Iran, and the contemporary security challenges posed by their illicit nuclear aspirations. While government officials, including a series of American presidents, strategic policy documents and outside analysts have…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
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    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • Origins of the North Korean Garrison State: The People’s Army and the Korean War book cover

    Origins of the North Korean Garrison State

    The People’s Army and the Korean War, 1st Edition

    By Youngjun Kim

    This book investigates the origins of the North Korean garrison state by examining the development of the Korean People’s Army and the legacies of the Korean War. Despite its significance, there are very few books on the Korean People’s Army with North Korean primary sources being difficult to…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
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    Cold War History

  • Immigrant Labour in Kuwait book cover

    Immigrant Labour in Kuwait

    1st Edition

    By Abdulrasool Al-Moosa, Keith Mclachlan

    Kuwait has among the highest levels of personal incomes in the Middle East and the best oil reserves to production ratios of all the exporting states. Its good material fortune is offset by its political precariousness engendered by Kuwaiti nationals forming a minority and a heavy dependency on…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
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    Routledge Library Editions: Kuwait

  • A New Look at Kuwait book cover

    A New Look at Kuwait

    1st Edition

    By Zahra Freeth

    This book, first published in 1972, describes a Kuwait normally hidden to the eyes of visitors. The author draws upon a vast experience of the country, from both before and after the discovery of oil, and analyses the changes to the physical appearance of the city as well as the changes to the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
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    Routledge Library Editions: Kuwait

  • Kuwait: Prospect and Reality book cover

    Kuwait: Prospect and Reality

    1st Edition

    By H.V.F. Winstone, Zahra Freeth

    For many the story of this small Arabian state begins and ends with the wealth that has accrued from its vast oil deposits. But the real fascination of Kuwait lies in its geological and archaeological history; in its long struggle for survival among powerful neighbours; in its ambitious plans for…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
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    Routledge Library Editions: Kuwait

  • The Oil Economy of Kuwait book cover

    The Oil Economy of Kuwait

    1st Edition

    By Y.S.F. Al-Sabah

    The economy of Kuwait is almost wholly dependent on oil. Such dependence on a depletable resource invariably stores up problems for the future, and in the case of Kuwait, these problems are aggravated by the unusually large proportion of skilled immigrant labour in the country. Dr Al-Sabah’s…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
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    Routledge Library Editions: Kuwait

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