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  1. After the Third World?

    Edited by Mark T. Berger

    The emergence of the 'Third World' is generally traced to onset of the Cold War and decolonization in the 1940s and 1950s. In the 1960s and 1970s the "three worlds of development" were central to the wider dynamics of the changing international order. By the 1980s, Third Worldism had peaked...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Recognition and Redistribution

    Beyond International Development

    Edited by Heloise Weber, Mark T. Berger

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This is an innovative and insightful approach to the global politics of development. The authors challenge conventional perspectives of, and approaches to, development and offer alternative accounts of the politics of development from the perspective of non-state centred and non-state centric...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  3. War, Peace and Progress in the 21st Century

    Development, Violence and Insecurity

    Edited by Mark T. Berger, Heloise Weber

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    The history of development is one marked by insecurities, violence, and persistent conflict. It is not surprising, therefore, that development is now thought of as one of the central challenges of world politics. However, its complexities are often overlooked in scholarly analysis and among policy...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  4. From Nation-Building to State-Building

    Edited by Mark T Berger

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    This book examines the history of nation-building during the era of decolonization and the Cold War, and on the more recent post-Cold War and post-9/11 pursuit of nation-building in what have become known as ‘collapsed’ or ‘failed’ states. In the post-Cold War and post-9/11 era nation-building,...

    Published February 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  5. The Long War - Insurgency, Counterinsurgency and Collapsing States

    Edited by Mark T. Berger, Douglas A. Borer

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    The rise and fall of the Cold War coincided with the universalization and consolidation of the modern nation-state as the key unit of the wider international system. A key characteristic of the post-Cold War era, in which the US has emerged as the sole superpower, is the growing number of...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Battle for Asia

    From Decolonization to Globalization

    By Mark T. Berger

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    Asia has long been an ideological battleground between capitalism and communism, between nationalism and Westernisation and between the nation-state and globalization. This book is a history of the Asian region from 1945 to the present day which delineates the various ideological battles over...

    Published October 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  7. Writing National Histories

    Western Europe Since 1800

    Edited by Stefan Berger, Mark Donovan, Kevin Passmore

    This book examines comparatively how the writing of history by individuals and groups, historians, politicians and journalists has been used to "legitimate" the nation-state agianst socialist, communist and catholic internationalism in the modern era. Covering the whole of Western Europe, the book...

    Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  8. The Rise of East Asia

    Critical Visions of the Pacific Century

    Edited by Mark Berger, Douglas Borer

    There is great interest in the Pacific Century and what its implications for the future will be. The rapid economic growth of East Asia was already setting the region apart from the rest of the world by the 1970s. By the 1980s the trend was seen to have spread southward to Thailand, Malaysia and...

    Published June 4th 1997 by Routledge

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