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Forthcoming Books

  1. The European Union’s Broader Neighbourhood

    Challenges and opportunities for cooperation beyond the European Neighbourhood Policy

    Edited by Sieglinde Gstöhl, Erwan Lannon

    Series: Global Order Studies

    Over the past decade the European Union (EU) has gradually developed the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) with its neighbours. At the same time, the ‘neighbours of the EU’s neighbours’ have presented new challenges. This book addresses the EU’s broader neighbourhood, comprising of the ENP...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Oil States in the New Middle East

    Uprisings and stability

    Edited by Bjørn Olav Utvik, Kjetil Selvik

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

    Oil has been central to regime survival for oil states across the Arabian Peninsula and has been at the heart of their attempts to defuse the wave of Arab revolutions. However, in 2011 revolution hit Libya, the most oil dependent regime in the Middle East. The political storm winds that have swept...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Democracy Promotion as US Foreign Policy

    Bill Clinton and Democratic Enlargement

    By Nicolas Bouchet

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    The role of democracy promotion in US foreign policy has increased considerably in the last three decades, booming especially in the immediate years after the end of the Cold War. The rise of democracy promotion originated in a long historical tradition that saw exporting American political values...

    To Be Published July 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding in Laos

    Perspective for Today's World

    By Stephanie Phetsamay Stobbe

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Using the case study of Laos, a small landlocked country in Southeast Asia that has seen some of the world’s most brutal forms of poverty and violence, this book examines the power of traditional and indigenous conflict resolution systems as a tool for social justice. It explores how the conflict...

    To Be Published July 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Private Security Companies during the Iraq War

    Military Performance and the Use of Deadly Force

    By Scott Fitzsimmons

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This book explores the use of deadly force by private security companies during the Iraq War. The work focuses on and compares the activities of the US companies Blackwater and Dyncorp. Despite sharing several important characteristics, such as working for the same client (the US State Department)...

    To Be Published July 9th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Women and Girls Rising

    Progress and resistance around the world

    Edited by Ellen Chesler, Terry McGovern

    Series: Global Institutions

    A growing body of evidence demonstrates that improvements in the status of women and girls – however worthy and important in their own right – also drive the prosperity, stability, and security of families, communities, and nations. Yet despite many indicators of progress, women and girls...

    To Be Published July 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Globalization and Capitalist Geopolitics

    Sovereignty and state power in a multipolar world

    By Daniel Woodley

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    Globalization and Capitalist Geopolitics is concerned with the nature of corporate power against the backdrop of the decline of the West and the struggle by non-western states to challenge and overcome domination of the rest of the world by the West. This book argues that although the US continues...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The African Union

    Addressing the challenges of peace, security, and governance, 2nd Edition

    By Samuel M. Makinda, F. Wafula Okumu, David Mickler

    Series: Global Institutions

    Fully revised and updated, the second edition of The African Union continues to offer the most comprehensive overview of the work of the African Union (AU), with special emphasis on its capacity to meet the challenges of building and sustaining governance institutions and security mechanisms. This...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Hybrid Rule and State Formation

    Public-Private Power in the 21st Century

    Edited by Shelley Hurt, Ronnie Lipschutz

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    Neoliberalism has been the reigning ideology of our era. For the past four decades, almost every real-world event of any consequence has been traced to the supposedly omnipresent influence of neoliberalism. Instead, this book argues that states across the world have actually grown in scope and...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Politics of Identity in Latin American Censuses

    Edited by Luis F. Angosto-Ferrández, Sabine Kradolfer

    The Politics of Identity in Latin American Censuses contributes new and original perspectives to existing discussions about the shaping of multiculturalist ideology in Latin America, its interweaving with the cultural politics of neoliberalism and the relation between ethnic identification...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge