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  1. Futile Diplomacy, Volume 1

    Early Arab-Zionist Negotiation Attempts, 1913-1931

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    Most students of the history of Arab-Jewish relations have come to take for granted the stubborn resistance of the continuing dispute to any form of lasting and ‘reasonable’ solution. This book, first published in 1983, examines early Arab-Zionist negotiating experience with the assumption that...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Futile Diplomacy, Volume 2

    Arab-Zionist Negotiations and the End of the Mandate

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    With half of this book, first published in 1986, being given over to Neil Caplan’s detailed analysis and half to the collection of the original documents, the second volume in Futile Diplomacy provides another essential resource for the understanding of the Arab-Israeli conflict. In Arab-Zionist...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Futile Diplomacy, Volume 3

    The United Nations, the Great Powers and Middle East Peacemaking, 1948-1954

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    This book, first published in 1997, provides a careful and balanced behind-the-scenes account of the intricate diplomatic activity of the period between the first and second Arab-Israeli wars. The author examines the recurring deadlocks in terms of the motives and calculations of the various...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Futile Diplomacy, Volume 4

    Operation Alpha and the Failure of Anglo-American Coercive Diplomacy in the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1954-1956

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    This book, first published in 1997, focuses on the Anglo-American cooperation which began during the relatively uneventful years 1953 and 1954, and which led to a covert operation, code-named 'Alpha', which aimed – unsuccessfully – at convincing Egyptian and Israeli leaders to consider a settlement...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. European Union and Environmental Governance

    By Henrik Selin, Stacy D. VanDeveer

    Series: Global Institutions

    Over the past five decades, the European Union (EU) has developed into the most legally and politically authoritative regional organization in the world, wielding significant influence across a wide range of issue areas. European Union and Environmental Governance focuses on the growing global role...

    Published May 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Real Governance and Practical Norms in Sub-Saharan Africa

    The game of the rules

    Edited by Tom De Herdt, Jean-Pierre OLIVIER de SARDAN

    Series: Routledge Studies in African Politics and International Relations

    Although international development discourse considers the state as a crucial development actor, there remains a significant discrepancy between the official norms of the state and public services and the actual practices of political elites and civil servants. This text interrogates the variety of...

    Published May 12th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Deep Cosmopolis

    Rethinking World Politics and Globalization

    By Adam K. Webb

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    Too often, observers of globalization take for granted that the common ground across cultures is a thin layer of consumerism and perhaps human rights. If so, then anything deeper and more traditional would be placebound, and probably destined for the dustbin of history. But must this be so? Must we...

    Published May 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Water and Cities in Latin America

    Challenges for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Ismael Aguilar-Barajas, Jürgen Mahlknecht, Jonathan Kaledin, Marianne Kjellén, Abel Mejía-Betancourt

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    Approximately 80 per cent of the population of Latin America is concentrated in urban centres. Pressure on water resources and water management in cities therefore provide major challenges. Despite the importance of the issues, there has been little systematic coverage of the topic in book form....

    Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Libya

    Continuity and Change, 2nd Edition

    By Ronald Bruce St John, Ronald Bruce St John

    Series: The Contemporary Middle East

    Retaining the conceptual framework of the first edition through emphasis on the dual themes of continuity and change, the second edition of Libya is revised and updated to include discussion of key developments since 2010, including: The February 17 Revolution and the death of Muammar al-Qaddafi....

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Tank Debate

    Armour and the Anglo-American Military Tradition

    By John Stone

    In The Tank Debate, John Stone highlights the equivocal position that armour has traditionally occupied in Anglo-American thought, and explains why - despite frequent predictions to the contrary - the tank has remained an important instrument of war. This book provides a timely and provocative...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge