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  1. Statebuilding and Police Reform

    The Freedom of Security

    By Barry J. Ryan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Intervention and Statebuilding

    This book explores how and why police reform became an international phenomenon in the era of statebuilding that followed the end of the Cold War. Police reform has become an indispensible element in the spread of liberal democracy. Policing is distinguished by its ability to combine reasonable...

    Published March 24th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Hegemony and Democracy

    By Bruce Russett

    Series: Security and Governance

    Hegemony and Democracy is constructed around the question of whether hegemony is sustainable, especially when the hegemon is a democratic state. The book draws on earlier publications over Bruce Russett’s long career and features new chapters that show the continuing relevance of his scholarship....

    Published March 7th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Ending Forced Labour in Myanmar

    Engaging a Pariah Regime

    By Richard Horsey

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    The International Labour Organization’s (ILO) efforts since the early 1990s to address the forced labour situation in Myanmar represent a rare example of success in influencing the behaviour of that regime, and this book gives a first-hand account of these efforts. As the ILO’s representative in...

    Published February 27th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Contesting Global Order

    Development, Global Governance, and Globalization

    By James H. Mittelman

    Contesting Global Order traces dominant values and patterns on a world level over the last half century. Including a framing introduction written for the volume, this book presents James H. Mittelman’s most influential essays. It offers cross-regional analysis, drawing on his fieldwork in nine...

    Published February 20th 2011 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Transnational Activism in the UN and the EU

    A comparative study

    Edited by Jutta Joachim, Birgit Locher

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Comparing non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the United Nations and the European Union across a range of different issue areas, this volume examines how the choice of venue and institution affects the strategies of NGOs. Despite significant differences with respect to their scope, membership...

    Published February 9th 2011 by Routledge

  7. The Idea of World Government

    From ancient times to the twenty-first century

    By James A. Yunker

    Series: Global Institutions

    The notion of a single political organization encompassing the whole of humanity—a world state—has intrigued mankind since earliest recorded history. This book provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of the history of world government, and questions whether political globalization, in the...

    Published February 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of International Law

    Edited by David Armstrong

    The Routledge Handbook of International Law provides a definitive global survey of the interaction of international politics and international law. Each chapter is written by a leading expert and provides a state of the art overview of the most significant areas within the field. This highly...

    Published January 17th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Non-Governmental Organizations in World Politics

    The Construction of Global Governance

    By Peter Willetts

    Series: Global Institutions

    Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from Amnesty International and Oxfam to Greenpeace and Save the Children are now key players in global politics. This accessible and informative textbook provides a comprehensive overview of the significant role and increasing participation of NGOs in world...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

    From Words to Deeds

    By Alex J. Bellamy

    Series: Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

    This book provides an in-depth introduction to, and analysis of, the issues relating to the implementation of the recent Responsibility to Protect principle in international relations The Responsibility to Protect (RtoP) has come a long way in a short space of time. It was endorsed by the General...

    Published December 6th 2010 by Routledge