This excellent reference source brings together hard-to-find information on the eighty-three constituent units of the Russian Federation. The introduction examines the Russian Federation as a whole, focusing on the evolution of the relationship between the central state and the regions, followed by...
Published February 11th 2013 by Routledge
Thoroughly updated, this extensive reference source provides in-depth information on all matters relating to the European Union (EU): the financial crisis affecting the euro area is covered in depth, including details of recent developments such as the EU’s new emergency funding mechanisms and the...
Published December 17th 2012 by Routledge
Combining impartial analysis with reliable facts and figures, this fully revised and updated 15th edition provides up-to-date commentary on these vast North American nations. New for 2013: new essays examining US-Canadian integration, the USA vs China in the global economy and US defence policy...
Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge
Europa's comprehensive survey of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. New for 2013: a detailed discussion of the return to the Russian presidency of Vladimir Putin, and of political developments in Georgia and Ukraine in advance of their competitive parliamentary elections expanded directory...
Published November 22nd 2012 by Routledge
This comprehensive survey, fully revised to reflect current economic and political developments, is an essential resource for the Asia-Pacific region. The 2013 edition includes: coverage of recent elections, including those in Taiwan, Mongolia, South Korea, Timor-Leste and Papua New Guinea expert...
Published November 19th 2012 by Routledge
The definitive survey of the countries and territories of Western Europe, comprising expert analysis and commentary, up-to-date economic and socio-political data and extensive directory information. New for 2013: analysis of the issues confronting Western Europe contributions from acknowledged...
Published November 7th 2012 by Routledge
The definitive one-volume guide to all sub-Saharan African countries, providing invaluable economic, political, statistical and directory data. New for 2013: fully revised government lists for all countries details on major news stories over the past 12 months, including the post-secession...
Published October 30th 2012 by Routledge
Now in its fifty-ninth edition, this title continues to provide the most up-to-date geo-political and economic information for this important world area. Users of the 59th edition will have access to a vast amount of new content, including: comprehensive coverage of the anti-government uprisings...
Published October 18th 2012 by Routledge
Series: Biographical Reference Series
This eighth edition of Who's Who in International Affairs provides, in one volume, biographical information on more than 6,000 people prominent in the fields of international politics, diplomacy, law and economic affairs throughout the world. As well as politicians and...
Published October 15th 2012 by Routledge
Published annually, this 21st edition brings together a unique combination of the latest data on, and detailed analysis of, a vast region. Scrupulously updated by Europa’s experienced editors, the volume also includes contributions from regional specialists. New for 2013: new essays on natural...
Published October 9th 2012 by Routledge