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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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61-70 of 118 results in Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics
  1. International Cooperation and Arctic Governance

    Regime Effectiveness and Northern Region Building

    Edited by Olav Schram Stokke, Geir Hønneland

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    A new exploration of the impacts of Arctic regimes in such vital areas as pollution, biodiversity, indigenous affairs, health and climate change. The post-Cold War era has seen an upsurge in interest in Arctic affairs. With new international regimes targeting Arctic issues at both the global and...

    Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge

  2. International Relations and Security in the Digital Age

    Edited by Johan Eriksson, Giampiero Giacomello

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This book examines the impact of the information revolution on international and domestic security, attempting to remedy both the lack of theoretically informed analysis of information security and the US-centric tendency in the existing literature. International Relations and Security in the...

    Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Law and Legalization in Transnational Relations

    Edited by Christian Brütsch, Dirk Lehmkuhl

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This volume addresses the emergence of multiple legal and law-like arrangements that alter the interaction between states, their delegated agencies, international organizations and non-state actors in international and transnational politics. Political scientists and legal scholars have been...

    Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The War on Terror and the Growth of Executive Power?

    A Comparative Analysis

    Edited by John E Owens, Riccardo Pelizzo

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    The 9/11 attacks on New York and Washington prompted a "global war on terror" that led to a significant shift in the balance of executive-legislative power in the United States towards the executive at the expense of the Congress. In this volume, seasoned scholars examine the extent to which...

    Published June 14th 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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 9th 2010 by Routledge

  6. 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 16th 2010 by Routledge

  7. 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 9th 2010 by Routledge

  8. 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 20th 2009 by Routledge

  9. 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 16th 2009 by Routledge

  10. 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 25th 2009 by Routledge