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  1. Politics of Difference

    Epistemologies of Peace

    By Hartmut Behr

    Series: Global Horizons

    This book develops a notion of differences and 'otherness' beyond hegemonic and hierarchical thinking as represented by the legacies of Western philosophical and political thought. In doing so, it relates to the phenomenological discourse of the twentieth century, especially to Georg Simmel, Alfred...

    Published April 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Colonial Art of Demonizing Others

    A Global Perspective

    By Esther Lezra

    Series: Global Horizons

    The Colonial Art of Demonizing Others examines European mistranslations and misrepresentations of black freedom dreams and self-activity as monstrous in the period of modern imperial consolidation –roughly from 1750 to 1848. This book argues that Europe’s archives of self-understanding are...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  3. (Re)Imagining Humane Global Governance

    By Richard Falk

    Series: Global Horizons

    In this important and path-breaking book, esteemed scholar and public intellectual Richard Falk explores how we can re-imagine the system of global governance to make it more ethical and humane. Divided into three parts, this book firstly scrutinizes the main aspects of Global Governance including...

    Published October 4th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Ideas to Die For

    The Cosmopolitan Challenge

    By Giles Gunn

    Series: Global Horizons

    Cosmopolitanism and Its Discontents seeks to address the kinds of challenges that cosmopolitan perspectives and practices face in a world organized increasingly in relation to a proliferating series of global absolutisms – religious, political, social, and economic. While these challenges are often...

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge

  5. After the Globe, Before the World

    By RBJ Walker

    Series: Global Horizons

    This book explores the implications of claims that the most challenging political problems of our time express an urgent need to reimagine where and therefore what we take politics to be. It does so by examining the relationship between modern forms of politics (centred simultaneously within...

    Published September 21st 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Liberal Way of War

    Killing to Make Life Live

    By Michael Dillon, Julian Reid

    Series: Global Horizons

    The liberal way of war and the liberal way of rule are correlated; this book traces that correlation to liberalism's original commitment to 'making life live'. Committed to making life live, liberalism is committed to waging war on behalf of life, specifically to promote the biopolitical life of...

    Published February 20th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Cinematic Geopolitics

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    Series: Global Horizons

    In recent years, film has been one of the major genres within which the imaginaries involved in mapping the geopolitical world have been represented and reflected upon. In this book, one of America's foremost theorists of culture and politics treats those aspects of the "geopolitical aesthetic"...

    Published October 8th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Beyond the Global Culture War

    By Adam K. Webb

    Series: Global Horizons

    "Beyond the Global Culture War" presents a cross-cultural critique of global liberalism and argues for a broad-based challenge that can meet it on its own scale. Adam Webb is one of our most exciting and original young scholars, and this book is certain to generate many new debates. This timely...

    Published January 20th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Rethinking Refugees

    Beyond State of Emergency

    By Peter Nyers

    Series: Global Horizons

    First Published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 12th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Human Rights and Private Wrongs

    Constructing Global Civil Society

    By Alison Brysk

    Series: Global Horizons

    Human Rights and Private Wrongs breaks new ground by considering a series of fascinating issues that are normally ignored by human rights specialists because they are too "private" to consider as policy issues: children's labor migration; refugee policy towards unaccompanied minors; financial...

    Published December 25th 2004 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Humanitarian Intervention and Legitimacy Wars: Seeking Peace and Justice in the 21st Century
    By Richard Falk
    To Be Published August 28th 2014
  2. Out of Line: Boundaries, Borders, Limits
    By RBJ Walker
    To Be Published December 29th 2014
  3. Reassessing the Work of Richard Falk
    Edited by George Andreopoulos, Henry F. Carey
    To Be Published June 29th 2015

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