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  1. Civil Society and International Governance

    The Role of Non-State Actors in the EU, Africa, Asia and Middle East

    Edited by David Armstrong, Valeria Bello, Julie Gilson, Debora Spini

    Series: Routledge/GARNET series

    A PDF version of this book is available for free in open access via www.tandfebooks.com as well as the OAPEN Library platform, www.oapen.org. It has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 3.0 license and is part of the OAPEN-UK research project....

    Published October 28th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Globality, Democracy and Civil Society

    Edited by Terrell Carver, Jens Bartelson

    Series: Democratization Studies

    Globality, Democracy and Civil Society explores the relationship between the concepts of democracy and civil society through a comparison of their meaning and function in different historical and cultural contexts. This volume presents detailed contextual studies in Europe, North America, Japan,...

    Published October 14th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Changing Images of Civil Society

    From Protest to Governance

    Edited by Bruno Jobert, Beate Kohler-Koch

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

    Civil society has become one of the key parts of the reference framework for governance, seeking to replace traditional public action in which representative democracy is combined with bureaucratic implementation. The success of the civil society myth contrasts with and consequently manifests...

    Published June 9th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Civil Societies and Social Movements

    Potentials and Problems

    Edited by Derrick Purdue

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    This volume examines and contributes to debates surrounding social capital, social movements and the role of civil society in emerging forms of governance. The authors adopt a broad range of research approaches, from testing hypotheses drawn from rationale choice theory against available...

    Published June 9th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Rebellion and Reform in Indonesia

    Jakarta's security and autonomy polices in Aceh

    By Michelle Ann Miller

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Armed separatist movements in Papua, East Timor and Aceh have been a serious problem for Indonesia's central government. This book examines the policies of successive Indonesian governments to contain secessionist forces, focusing in particular on Jakarta's response towards the armed separatist...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  6. The Power of the Powerless (Routledge Revivals)

    Citizens Against the State in Central-eastern Europe

    By Vaclav Havel

    Books of great political insight and novelty always outlive their time of birth and this reissued work, initially published in 1985, is no exception. Written shortly after the formation of Charter 7, the essays in this collection are among the most original and compelling pieces of political...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Protest, Repression and Political Regimes

    An Empirical Analysis of Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa

    By Sabine C. Carey

    Series: Security and Governance

    This volume investigates the relationship between protest, repression and political regimes in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Considering how different political regimes use repression and respond to popular protest, this book analyzes the relationship between protest and repression in...

    Published December 15th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Social Movements

    A Reader

    Edited by VINCENZO RUGGIERO, Nicola Montagna

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    This timely Reader plays an important role in the field of social movements. It fills a significant gap by covering a number of connected areas within social studies. Responding to growing demand for interpretation and analysis of re-emerging social conflicts in the developed, as well as the...

    Published June 15th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Global Activism

    By Ruth Reitan

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This comprehensive study traces the transnationalization of activist networks, analyzing their changing compositions and characters and examining the roles played by the World Social Forum in this process. Comparing four of the largest global networks targeting the 'neoliberal triumvirate' of the...

    Published July 26th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Global Activism

    By Ruth Reitan

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This comprehensive study traces the transnationalization of activist networks, analyzing their changing compositions and characters and examining the roles played by the World Social Forum in this process. Comparing four of the largest global networks targeting the 'neoliberal triumvirate' of the...

    Published December 13th 2006 by Routledge