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New International Relations

Series Editor: Richard Little, Iver B. Neumann, Jutta Weldes

The field of international relations has changed dramatically in recent years. This series covers the major issues that have emerged and reflects the latest academic thinking in this particularly dynamic arena.

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41-50 of 60 results in New International Relations
  1. The Post-Cold War International System

    Strategies, Institutions and Reflexivity

    By Ewan Harrison

    Series: New International Relations

    The end of the Cold War has opened up a 'real world laboratory' in which to test and refine general theories of international relations. Using the frameworks provided by structural realism, institutionalism and liberalism, The Post-Cold War International System examines how major powers responded...

    Published November 21st 2006 by Routledge

  2. Constructivism and International Relations

    Alexander Wendt and his critics

    Edited by Stefano Guzzini, Anna Leander

    Series: New International Relations

    This new book unites in one volume some of the most prominent critiques of Alexander Wendt's constructivist theory of international relations and includes the first comprehensive reply by Wendt. Partly reprints of benchmark articles, partly new original critiques, the critical chapters are...

    Published July 12th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Security as Practice

    Discourse Analysis and the Bosnian War

    By Lene Hansen

    Series: New International Relations

    This important text offers a full and detailed account of how to use discourse analysis to study foreign policy. It provides a poststructuralist theory of the relationship between identity and foreign policy and an in-depth discussion of the methodology of discourse analysis. Part I offers a...

    Published February 15th 2006 by Routledge

  4. The Politics of Insecurity

    Fear, Migration and Asylum in the EU

    By Jef Huysmans

    Series: New International Relations

    The act of violence of 9/11 changed the global security agenda, catapulting terrorism to the top of the agenda. Weapons of mass destruction grabbed public interest and controlling the free movement of people became a national security priority. In this volume, Jef Huysmans critically engages with...

    Published February 15th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Liberalism and War

    The Victors and the Vanquished

    By Andrew Williams

    Series: New International Relations

    Military power is now the main vehicle for regime change. The US army has been used on more than 30 different occasions in the post-Cold War world compared with just 10 during the whole of the Cold War era. Leading scholar Andrew Williams tackles contemporary thinking on war with a...

    Published October 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  6. Communitarian International Relations

    The Epistemic Foundations of International Relations

    By Emanuel Adler

    Series: New International Relations

    In Emanuel Adler's distinctive constructivist approach to international relations theory, international practices evolve in tandem with collective knowledge of the material and social worlds. This book - comprising a fresh selection of his journal publications, a substantial new...

    Published April 19th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Humanitarian Intervention

    Contemporary Manifestations of an Explosive Doctrine

    By Tonny Brems Knudsen

    Series: New International Relations

    This book places humanitarian intervention in a long-term historical context, reconsidering the doctrine's place in international society as well as the principles on which this society is based. The author provides case studies on Iraq, Somalia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Rwanda, Kosovo and...

    Published May 31st 2004 by Routledge

  8. Does China Matter?

    A Reassessment: Essays in Memory of Gerald Segal

    Edited by Barry Buzan, Rosemary Foot

    Series: New International Relations

    Gerald Segal’s last published paper ‘Does China Matter?’ made a considerable splash, and had he lived, it is certain that he would have followed it up with a book. This new volume honours his memory and takes forward his project, bringing together ten leading writers on China to reassess...

    Published March 17th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Contemporary Security Analysis and Copenhagen Peace Research

    Edited by Stefano Guzzini, Dietrich Jung

    Series: New International Relations

    This book examines the development of peace research and explores its present challenges, focusing on the contribution made by the Copenhagen Peace Research Institute. The authors investigate how peace research relates to security studies and international relations, providing a comprehensive study...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Observing International Relations

    Niklas Luhmann and World Politics

    Edited by Mathias Albert, Lena Hilkermeier

    Series: New International Relations

    Observing International Relations draws upon the modern systems theory of society, developed by Niklas Luhmann, to provide new perspectives on central aspects of contemporary world society and to generate theoretically informed insights on the possibilities and limits of regulation in global...

    Published December 17th 2003 by Routledge