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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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  1. States of Political Discourse

    Words, Regimes, Seditions

    By Costas Constantinou

    Series: New International Relations

    * How are states made possible, constructed in theory and practice, and what alternative possibilities are given up by conferring legitimacy on states?* How do 'reasons of state' appropriate and inform discourses of sovereignty, territoriality, historiography, diplomacy, security and community?*...

    Published December 4th 2006 by Routledge

  2. The Power of International Theory

    Reforging the Link to Foreign Policy-Making through Scientific Enquiry

    By Fred Chernoff

    Series: New International Relations

    This new study challenges how we think about international relations, presenting an analysis of current trends and insights into new directions. It shows how the discipline of international relations was created with a purpose of helping policy makers to build a more peaceful and just world....

    Published December 4th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Hegemony & History

    By J H Adam Watson

    Series: New International Relations

    This collection of essays records the development of Adam Watson's thinking about international theory from the 1950s to the present, exploring his contribution to, and the development of, the English School. Adam Watson was one of the members of the British Committee on the Theory of...

    Published November 29th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Human Rights and World Trade

    Hunger in International Society

    By Ana Gonzalez-Pelaez

    Series: New International Relations

    A new and incisive analysis of the political viability of human rights, with an in-depth investigation of its largest violation: world hunger. Gonzalez-Pelaez develops John Vincent's theory of basic human rights within the context of the international political economy and...

    Published November 29th 2006 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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