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  1. Legitimacy and the Use of Armed Force

    Stability Missions in the Post-Cold War Era

    By Chiyuki Aoi

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book examines the concept of legitimacy as it may be used to explain the success, or failure, of key stability operations since the end of the Cold War. In the success of stability operations, legitimacy is key. In order to achieve success, the intervening force must create a sense of...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Global Health Governance

    By Sophie Harman

    Series: Global Institutions

    In the light of scares about potential pandemics such as swine fever and avian flu, the issue of global health and its governance is of increasing concern to scholars and practitioners of medicine, public health, social work, and international politics alike. Providing a concise and informative...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Contested Capitalism

    The political origins of financial institutions

    By Richard W. Carney

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    This book examines the political origins of financial institutions across fifteen developed democracies, with focused case studies on the US, France, Japan, Austria, and Germany. The institutional arrangements of financial systems are widely seen as a central distinguishing feature of ‘varieties of...

    Published December 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  4. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

    The Politics and Practice of Refugee Protection, 2nd Edition

    By Alexander Betts, Gil Loescher, James Milner

    Series: Global Institutions

    This revised and expanded second edition of The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) continues to offer a concise and comprehensive introduction to both the world of refugees and the organizations that protect and assist them. This updated edition also includes: up to date...

    Published November 21st 2011 by Routledge

  5. The Security Governance of Regional Organizations

    Edited by Emil J. Kirchner, Roberto Dominguez

    Series: Global Institutions

    The Security Governance of Regional Organizations assesses the effectiveness of regional organizations as regional or global security providers, and examines how policy preferences, resources, capabilities, institutional mechanisms and economic and political cohesion link with collective action...

    Published October 19th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Globalization in Crisis

    Edited by Barry K. Gills

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This book analyses the present global financial and economic crisis, the most severe in nearly a century, and a wider set of multiple and converging crises with aspects and repercussions that go well beyond the current economic climate. Written by some of the world’s leading international...

    Published October 12th 2011 by Routledge

  7. China's Multilateral Co-operation in Asia and the Pacific

    Institutionalizing Beijing's 'Good Neighbour Policy'

    By Chien-peng Chung

    Series: Politics in Asia

    The leaders and bureaucrats of China have actively attended, initiated, promoted or made skilful use of regional multilateral political, economic, and security institutions to accelerate regional cooperation and integration with neighboring states, convince Asian states that China’s rise will not...

    Published October 12th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The International Politics of Judicial Intervention

    Creating a More Just Order

    By Andrea Birdsall

    Series: New International Relations

    This volume considers the most recent demands for justice within the international system, examining how such aspirations often conflict with norms of state sovereignty and non-intervention. From an interdisciplinary approach that combines issues of International Relations with International Law,...

    Published October 7th 2011 by Routledge

  9. State Failure, Underdevelopment, and Foreign Intervention in Haiti

    By Jean-Germain Gros

    Series: Routledge Studies in North American Politics

    Failed states are a huge problem in international relations, threatening world order in a number of ways. Conflicts in failed states often spill unto neighbouring states, failed states make for unreliable partners in the resolution of global social problems such as poverty and AIDS, and failed...

    Published September 21st 2011 by Routledge

  10. The UN Human Rights Council

    By Bertrand G. Ramcharan

    Series: Global Institutions

    The UN Human Rights Council provides a detailed insight into this important organization. The UN was founded in the hope that lasting peace would be built on the foundations of human rights and economic and social progress. In 2006 the Commission on Human Rights was replaced by the Human Rights...

    Published September 20th 2011 by Routledge