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If It's Everything, Is It Nothing?
Humans are not living within our ecological means. We are using the earth’s resources at a pace that cannot be maintained. We have already seen evidence of the fallout associated with ecological overconsumption and continued abuse of environmental systems will create increasing challenges both...
Published August 8th 2013 by Routledge
A Horizontal Perspective
Re-Envisioning Global Development offers an original conceptualisation of capitalist development from its origins to the present day. Most approaches to understanding contemporary development assume that industrial capitalism was achieved through a process of nationally organised economic growth,...
Published April 9th 2013 by Routledge
First developed by Michel Foucault more than thirty years ago, "governmentality" has become an essential set of tools for many researchers in the social and political sciences today. What is "governmentality"? How does this perspective challenge the way we understand political power and its...
Published June 6th 2012 by Routledge
The Rise of Post-Liberal Governance
This concise and accessible new text offers original and insightful analysis of the policy paradigm informing international statebuilding interventions. The book covers the theoretical frameworks and practices of international statebuilding, the debates they have triggered, and the way that...
Published August 2nd 2010 by Routledge
Anarchy, Freedom and International Relations
This provocative and original book challenges the commonplace that contemporary international interactions are best understood as struggles for power. Eschewing jargon and theoretical abstraction, Mervyn Frost argues that global politics and global civil society must be understood in ethical terms....
Published September 25th 2008 by Routledge
Security Unbound: Enacting Democratic Limits
To Be Published April 20th 2014
Sovereignty as Symbolic Form
To Be Published May 5th 2014
Resilience: The Governance of Complexity
To Be Published May 8th 2014
Biopolitics, Security, International Relations: Global Power over Life
To Be Published August 14th 2014
Return of Torture
To Be Published November 30th 2014
Democracy and Intervention
To Be Published February 28th 2015