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  1. Cinema and Inter-American Relations

    Tracking Transnational Affect

    By Adrián Pérez Melgosa

    Series: Routledge Advances in Film Studies

    Cinema and Inter-American Relations studies the key role that commercial narrative films have played in the articulation of the political and cultural relationship between the United States and Latin America since the onset of the Good Neighbor policy (1933). Pérez Melgosa analyzes the evolution of...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Russia's Arctic Strategies and the Future of the Far North

    By Marlene Laruelle

    This book offers the first comprehensive examination of Russia's Arctic strategy, ranging from climate change issues and territorial disputes to energy policy and domestic challenges. As the receding polar ice increases the accessibility of the Arctic region, rival powers have been manoeuvering for...

    Published December 30th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The United States and China Since World War II: A Brief History

    A Brief History

    By Xiaohu (Shawn) Wang

    This book surveys the complicated history of U.S.-Chinese relations. After two brief chapters providing historical context, the focus shifts to the mid-twentieth century, the wartime alliance, the war's bitter aftermath, and the decades since World War II, including the path from normalisation to...

    Published April 30th 2013 by Routledge

  4. North American Borderlands

    Edited by Brian DeLay

    Series: Rewriting Histories

    Since the early colonial period, historians have been fascinated with North America’s borderlands – places where people interacted across multiple, independent political and legal systems. Today the scholarship on these regions is more robust and innovative than ever before. North American...

    Published December 7th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Latino History and Culture

    An Encyclopedia

    By David J. Leonard, Carmen R. Lugo-Lugo

    Latinos are the fastest growing population in America today. This two-volume encyclopedia traces the history of Latinos in the United States from colonial times to the present, focusing on their impact on the nation in its historical development and current culture. "Latino History and Culture"...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  6. History of American Foreign Policy, Volume 2: From 1895

    From 1895, 3rd Edition

    By Jerald A Combs

    Published October 15th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Dynamics of Law

    4th Edition

    By Michael S Hamilton, George W Spiro

    Thoroughly revised and updated, this widely used text offers a concise introduction to the American legal system for students without a legal background. The book's coverage is cross-disciplinary, informed by the literature of law, business administration and the social sciences, especially public...

    Published January 15th 2008 by Routledge

  8. An Atlas and Survey of Latin American History

    By Michael LaRosa, German R. Mejia

    An Atlas and Survey of Latin American History makes the geography, the demography, and the political, social, and economic history of the region easily accessible in clearly drawn black-and-white maps and accompanying text. Fully up to date, it provides a topical overview of Latin American...

    Published January 15th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Meeting the Challenge of 9/11: Blueprints for More Effective Government

    Blueprints for More Effective Government

    By Thomas H. Stanton

    9/11 revealed serious public sector shortcomings in such areas as border security and immigration control, cybersecurity, and first responses to hostile acts. This book focuses on how to make government more effective, especially in our post-9/11 era of heightened concern for national and homeland...

    Published August 15th 2006 by Routledge

  10. U.S. Foreign Policy Toward the Third World: A Post-cold War Assessment

    A Post-cold War Assessment

    By Jurgen Ruland, Theodor Hanf, Eva Manske

    The contributors to this work examine the evolution of U.S. foreign policy toward the Third World, and the new policy challenges facing developing nations in the post-Cold War era. The book incorporates the key assessment standards of U.S. foreign policies directed toward critical regions,...

    Published October 31st 2005 by Routledge