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  1. European Union Democracy Aid

    Supporting civil society in post-apartheid South Africa

    By Lorenzo Fioramonti

    Series: Routledge/GARNET series

    Since the end of the Cold War, the promotion of democracy has occupied centre stage in global politics and in the academic debate on international relations. Governments, intergovernmental agencies, and international donors have invested significant resources to support the democratic consolidation...

    Published March 19th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Tunisia

    Stability and Reform in the Modern Maghreb

    By Christopher Alexander

    Series: The Contemporary Middle East

    This book gives a concise yet comprehensive overview of Tunisia’s political and economic development from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. Written specifically for a non-specialist audience, the book examines the factors that make Tunisia one of the Arab world’s most stable and prosperous...

    Published February 25th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Democratization and Market Reform in Developing and Transitional Countries

    Think Tanks as Catalysts

    By James G. McGann

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    This book explores the pivotal role of think tanks in the democratization and economic reform movements by evaluating their overall effect on the transformation process in developing and transitional countries around the world. James G. McGann assesses twenty-three think tanks, located in nine...

    Published January 4th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The International Politics of Mass Atrocities

    The Case of Darfur

    Edited by David R. Black, Paul D. Williams

    Series: Security and Governance

    The ongoing crisis in Darfur, Sudan has stimulated a huge amount of political and academic interest across the world. The crisis has been both reflective and constitutive of key areas of contestation and change within contemporary international society. This book examines the crisis in Darfur as...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Truth Commissions and Transitional Societies

    The Impact on Human Rights and Democracy

    By Eric Wiebelhaus-Brahm

    Series: Security and Governance

    Despite the increasing frequency of truth commissions, there has been little agreement as to their long-term impact on a state's political and social development. This book uses a multi-method approach to examine the impact of truth commissions on subsequent human rights protection and democratic...

    Published December 7th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Middle East and North Africa 2010

    56th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Middle East and North Africa

    Now in its fifty-sixth edition, this title continues to provide the most up-to-date geo-political and economic information for this important world area. Key Features covers the Middle East and North Africa from Algeria to Yemen includes topical contributions from acknowledged experts on the...

    Published October 26th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Africa South of the Sahara 2010

    39th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Africa South of the Sahara

    A definitive one-volume guide to all sub-Saharan African countries, providing invaluable economic and directory data. It includes: over 1,500 pages of economic and demographic statistics, wide-ranging directory material and authoritative articles contributions from over fifty leading experts...

    Published October 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  8. Global Institutions and the HIV/AIDS Epidemic

    Responding to an International Crisis

    By Franklyn Lisk

    Series: Global Institutions

    Written by a leading expert in the field, this book provides a clear and incisive analysis of the different perspectives of the global response to HIV/AIDS, and the role of the different global institutions involved. The text highlights HIV/AIDS as an exceptional global epidemic in terms of the...

    Published September 8th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Managing Instability in Algeria

    Elites and Political Change since 1995

    By Isabelle Werenfels

    Series: History and Society in the Islamic World

    This topical new book seeks to understand the relationship between elite dynamics and strategies and the lack of profound political change in Algeria after 1995, when the country’s military rulers returned to electoral processes. Using evidence from extensive fieldwork, Isabelle Werenfels exposes...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge

  10. China's African Challenges

    By Sarah Raine

    Series: Adelphi series

    China’s relations with African nations have changed dramatically over the past decade. African oil now accounts for more than 30% of China’s oil imports, and China is Africa’s second-largest single-country trading partner, as well as a leading lender and infrastructure investor on the continent....

    Published May 18th 2009 by Routledge