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  1. The World Bank and Social Transformation in International Politics

    Liberalism, Governance and Sovereignty

    By David Williams

    Series: Routledge/Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    In the 1990s the World Bank changed its policy to take the position that the problems of poverty and governance are inextricably linked, and improving the governance of its borrower countries became increasingly accepted as a legitimate and important part of the World Bank’s development activities....

    Published February 13th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Violence and Non-Violence in Africa

    Edited by Pal Ahluwalia, Louise Bethleham, Ruth Ginio

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This unique volume seeks both to historicize and to deconstruct the pervasive, almost ritualistic, association of Africa with forms of terrorism as well as extreme violence, the latter bordering on and including genocide. Africa is tendentiously associated with violence in the popular and academic...

    Published February 9th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Politics South Africa

    2nd Edition

    By Heather Deegan

    South Africa’s democratic transformation in 1994 captured the attention of the international community. Politics: South Africa provides an acute appraisal of the critical moments in the history of South Africa, and examines the political environment in the years following the shift to...

    Published January 25th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Afro-Asian States and their Problems

    By K. M. Panikkar

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    This reissue of Sandar Panikkar’s 1959 book is based upon a series of lectures given at the Institut d’Etude de Development Economique et Social, which spotlights the problems faced by the multitude of African and Asian states which achieved independence between 1945 and 1957. From Asia, the author...

    Published November 25th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Conflict Intervention in the Third World

    Edited by Mohammed Ayoob

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    First published in 1980, this volume brings together seven case studies of regional conflicts in the Third World and great, particularly super, power involvement in those conflicts. While a number of factors relating to the origins and course of such conflicts and great power motivations are bound...

    Published November 25th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Theories of Development

    By Peter Preston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    Dr Preston’s book, first published in 1982, presents a critical history of development studies since the Second World War, linking the recent, neo-Marxist, debate with the whole tradition in the field, going back to the work of economists like Arthur Lewis. He identifies a series of ‘schools’ and...

    Published November 25th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Africa South of the Sahara 2011

    40th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

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

    Published October 27th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Conflict Management and African Politics

    Ripeness, Bargaining, and Mediation

    Edited by Terrence Lyons, Gilbert M. Khadiagala

    Series: Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management

    This edited volume builds on a core set of concepts developed by I. William Zartman to offer new insights into conflict management and African politics. Key concepts such as ripe moments, hurting stalemates, and collapsed states, are built upon in order to show how conflict resolution theory may be...

    Published September 29th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Peacebuilding and Rule of Law in Africa

    Just Peace?

    Edited by Chandra Lekha Sriram, Olga Martin-Ortega, Johanna Herman

    Series: Security and Governance

    The promotion of the rule of law has become an increasingly important element of peacekeeping and peacebuilding operations, particularly in Africa, where there have been numerous internal armed conflicts and missions over the last decade. This book explores the expanding international efforts to...

    Published September 1st 2010 by Routledge

  10. International Law and the Third World

    Reshaping Justice

    Edited by Richard Falk, Balakrishnan Rajagopal, Jacqueline Stevens

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    This volume is devoted to critically exploring the past, present and future relevance of international law to the priorities of the countries, peoples and regions of the South. Within the limits of space it has tried to be comprehensive in scope and representative in perspective and...

    Published August 17th 2010 by Routledge-Cavendish