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  1. Globalization and Popular Sovereignty

    Democracy’s Transnational Dilemma

    By Adam Lupel

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    We are living in a time of global transformation in which new political arrangements are being formed and old political arrangements now seem insufficient. In this context, alternative forms of authority are gaining strength, putting pressure on the normative currency of democratic politics; the...

    Published September 25th 2011 by Routledge

  2. International Development and Global Politics

    History, Theory and Practice

    By David Williams

    This textbook provides a historical survey of economic and political development theory and practice from 1945. Against the background of changes in global politics, it explores how the project of international development has been shaped in a series of wider contexts. Divided into two historical...

    Published September 14th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Governing Sustainable Development

    Partnerships, Protests and Power at the World Summit

    By Carl Death

    Series: Interventions

    Multilateral UN summits from Stockholm to Copenhagen have set the pace and direction for the global governance of sustainable development. The 2002 Johannesburg World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) was a key moment in the evolution of sustainable development as a discourse and summitry as...

    Published September 14th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Responsibility to Protect

    Cultural Perspectives in the Global South

    Edited by Rama Mani, Thomas G. Weiss

    Series: Global Institutions

    This volume explores in a novel and challenging way the emerging norm of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P), initially adopted by the United Nations World Summit in 2005 following significant debate throughout the preceding decade. This work seeks to uncover whether this norm and its founding...

    Published September 7th 2011 by Routledge

  5. The European Union Diplomatic Service

    Ideas, Preferences and Identities

    By Caterina Carta

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    The book analyses the processes of institution and identity building of the European Union Diplomatic Service working on matters of foreign policy and external economic relations, both in Brussels and in the Commission’s Delegations across the world. The book examines what images high ranking...

    Published August 17th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Thinking about Global Governance

    Why People and Ideas Matter

    By Thomas G. Weiss

    One of the more prolific and influential analysts of multilateral approaches to global problem-solving over the last three decades is Thomas G. Weiss. Thinking about Global Governance, Why People and Ideas Matter, assembles key scholarly and policy writing. This collection organizes his most...

    Published August 1st 2011 by Routledge

  7. United Nations Development Programme and System (UNDP)

    By Stephen Browne

    Series: Global Institutions

    This volume provides a short and accessible introduction to the organization that serves as the primary coordinator of the work of the UN system throughout the developing world –the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The book: traces the origins and evolution of UNDP, outlining how a...

    Published July 7th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Understanding the Politics of Pandemic Scares

    An Introduction to Global Politosomatics

    By Mika Aaltola

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

    Reactions to pandemics are unlike any other global emergency; with an emphasis on withdrawal and containment of the sight of the infected. Dealing with the historical and conceptual background of diseases in politics and international relations, this volume investigates the global political...

    Published June 30th 2011 by Routledge

  9. A Post-Liberal Peace

    By Oliver Richmond

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book examines how the liberal peace experiment of the post-Cold War environment has failed to connect with its target populations, which have instead set about transforming it according to their own local requirements. Liberal peacebuilding has caused a range of unintended consequences. These...

    Published June 13th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Conflict, Security and Development

    An Introduction

    By Danielle Beswick, Paul Jackson

    This textbook draws on academic theory, field research and policy developments to provide an overview of the connections between security and development, before, during and after conflict. Academics and policymakers increasingly argue that security and development are closely related and therefore...

    Published June 7th 2011 by Routledge