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Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

International relations is a rapidly changing area of research, reacting to and anticipating an ever more integrated and globalised world. This series aims to publish the best new work in the field of international relations, and of politics more generally. Books in the series challenge existing empirical and normative theories, and advance new paradigms as well as presenting significant new research.

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91-100 of 122 results in Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics
  1. The History and Politics of UN Security Council Reform

    By Dimitris Bourantonis

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This is a penetrating analysis of UN Security Council reform. It presents an overview of the current debates - emphasising the potential for, and modalities of, adjustment in the post-Cold War era - through a systematic investigation of the various reform proposals and the attitudes of member...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge

  2. Culture and International Relations

    Narratives, Natives and Tourists

    By Julie Reeves

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Culture and International Relations contextually re-examines the history of international relations in order to explore how the discipline has imported and employed the concept of culture. The author challenges the notion that IR has only been interested in culture since the end of the Cold War by...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Postcolonial Politics, The Internet and Everyday Life

    Pacific Traversals Online

    By M.I. Franklin

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    In this ground-breaking study M.I. Franklin explores the form and substance of everyday life online from a critical postcolonial perspective. With Internet access and social media uses accelerating in the Global South, in-depth studies of just how non-western communities, at home and living abroad,...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge

  4. The International Criminal Court

    A Global Civil Society Achievement

    By Marlies Glasius

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    A new examination of the International Criminal Court (ICC) from a political science and international relations perspective. It describes the main features of the court and discusses the political negotiations and the on-going clashes between those states who oppose the court, particularly...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge

  5. Economic Globalisation as Religious War

    Tragic Convergence

    By Michael McKinley

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Using a critical theory approach to analyze the globalization of the world economy, this provocative and topical new book presents economic globalization not as a recent development, but rather as a familiar process that has occurred throughout history. Michael McKinley argues that it is ultimately...

    Published July 4th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Gender and Civil Society

    By Jude Howell, Diane Mulligan

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Over the last two decades there has been considerable enthusiasm for the concept of civil society amongst researchers, practitioners and activists. Yet despite this enthusiasm for the concept, the gendered nature of civil society and the impact of feminist organizing on civil society has received...

    Published November 29th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Rethinking Ethical Foreign Policy

    Pitfalls, Possibilities and Paradoxes

    Edited by David Chandler, Volker Heins

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This new volume moves beyond the limits of current debate to show how today’s foreign policy is increasingly about values rather than interests and why ethics are now playing a central role. Rather than counterposing interests and ethics, trying to find ‘hidden agendas’ or emphasizing the...

    Published November 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  8. Global Civil Society

    Contested Futures

    Edited by Gideon Baker, David Chandler

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    For many commentators, global civil society is revolutionising our approach to global politics, as new non-state-based and border-free expressions of political community challenge territorial sovereignty as the exclusive basis for political community and identity. This challenge 'from below' to the...

    Published November 21st 2006 by Routledge

  9. Global Governmentality

    Governing International Spaces

    Edited by Wendy Larner, William Walters

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Foucault's thoughts on governmentality have made a significant impact on the studies of power and governance in modern societies. However, most studies of governmentality confine themselves to the exploration of power within nation-states. Global Governmentality extends Foucault's political thought...

    Published April 30th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Ethics, Justice and International Relations

    Constructing an International Community

    By Peter Sutch

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This topical and timely book critically explores contemporary liberal international relations theory. In the fifty years since the declaration of human rights, the language of international relations has come to incorporate the language of justice and injustice. The book argues that if justice is...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge