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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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71-80 of 122 results in Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics
  1. Civil Society, Religion and Global Governance

    Paradigms of Power and Persuasion

    Edited by Helen James

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This is one of the first books to explore the nexus between civil society, religion, and global governance, their impact on human security and well-being, and significance for current debates in international politics. The contributors examine salient aspects of the secular state whose monopoly on,...

    Published June 10th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Defining and Defying Organised Crime

    Discourse, Perceptions and Reality

    Edited by Felia Allum, Francesca Longo, Daniela Irrera, Panos A. Kostakos

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Organized crime is now a major threat to all industrial and non-industrial countries. Using an inter-disciplinary and comparative approach this book examines the nature of this threat. By analysing the existing, official institutional discourse on organized crime it examines whether or not it has...

    Published February 17th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Federalism in Asia

    India, Pakistan and Malaysia

    By Harihar Bhattacharyya

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This book analyzes the successes and failures of various federal measures adopted in India, Pakistan and Malaysia for the political accommodation of diversity. Bhattacharyya then assesses their comparative significance for other countries in Asia. In particular, he examines growing tensions between...

    Published February 10th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Developing Countries and Global Trade Negotiations

    Edited by Larry Crump, S. Javed Maswood

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    The Doha Round of WTO negotiations commenced in November 2001 to further liberalize international trade and to specifically seek to remove trade barriers so developing countries might compete in major markets. This book brings together an international team of leading academics and researchers to...

    Published December 21st 2009 by Routledge

  5. Urbicide

    The Politics of Urban Destruction

    By Martin Coward

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    The term ‘urbicide’ became popular during the 1992-95 Bosnian war as a way of referring to widespread and deliberate destruction of the urban environment. Coined by writers on urban development in America, urbicide captures the sense that the widespread and deliberate destruction of buildings is a...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Fighting Terrorism and Drugs

    Europe and International Police Cooperation

    By Jörg Friedrichs

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Fighting Terrorism and Drugs is an examination of European states in their fight against terrorism and drugs, from the 1960s up to the present day. Jörg Friedrichs explores what makes large European states willing or unwilling to participate in international...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Identity Politics in the Age of Genocide

    The Holocaust and Historical Representation

    By David B. MacDonald

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    In an era of globalization and identity politics, this book explores how Holocaust imagery and vocabulary have been appropriated and applied to other genocides. The author examines how the Holocaust has impacted on other ethnic and social groups, asking whether the Holocaust as a symbol is a...

    Published June 18th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Reconstituting the Global Liberal Order

    Legitimacy, Regulation and Security

    By Kanishka Jayasuriya

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    The events of September 11, 2001 were a significant watershed in the emerging global order. However, the nature and consequences of this changing global order remain unclear. This book argues that this new order is as much the result of issues relating to the evolving methods and...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Globalization and Religious Nationalism in India

    The Search for Ontological Security

    By Catarina Kinnvall

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Exploring the effects of globalization in India and the problem of identity formation, this book contributes to the theoretical and empirical debate on identity, globalization, religious nationalism and (in)security. The author puts forward a new approach based on political psychology, to...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Russia and NATO since 1991

    From Cold War Through Cold Peace to Partnership?

    By Martin Smith

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This is the first comprehensive analysis of the development of relations between Russia and NATO since 1991. Since the re-emergence of Russia as an independent state in December 1991, debates and controversies surrounding its evolving relations with NATO have been a prominent feature of the...

    Published March 25th 2009 by Routledge