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  1. Chinese Politics and International Relations

    Innovation and Invention

    Edited by Nicola Horsburgh, Astrid Nordin, Shaun Breslin

    Series: Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    The question of how China will relate to a globalising world is one of the key issues in contemporary international relations and scholarship on China, yet the angle of innovation has not been properly addressed within the field. This book explores innovation in China from an International...

    Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking Power, Institutions and Ideas in World Politics

    Whose IR?

    By Amitav Acharya

    The study of international relations, has traditionally been dominated by Western ideas and practices, and marginalized the voice and experiences of the non-Western states and societies. As the world moves to a "post-Western" era, it is imperative that the field of IR acquires a more global meaning...

    Published December 8th 2013 by Routledge

  3. National Policy-Making

    Domestication of Global Trends

    Edited by Pertti Alasuutari, Ali Qadir

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Notions of social change are often divided into local versus international. But what actually happens at the national level—where policies are ultimately made and implemented—when policy-making is interdependent worldwide? How do policy-makers take into account the prior choices of other countries?...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Authority, Ascendancy, and Supremacy

    China, Russia, and the United States' Pursuit of Relevancy and Power

    By Gregory O. Hall

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Authority, Ascendancy, and Supremacy examines the American, Chinese, and Russian (Big 3) competition for power and influence in the Post-Cold War Era. With the ascension of regional powers such as India, Iran, Brazil, and Turkey, the Big 3 dynamic is an evolving one, which cannot be ignored because...

    Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Challenging Euro-America's Politics of Identity

    The Return of the Native

    By Jorge Luis Andrade Fernandes

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    In this fascinating book, Jorge Luis Andrade Fernandes critically examines the impact of colonialism and postcolonial migration on the politics and identity of Euro-American imperial powers. It considers how ‘outsiders’ are part of the construction of the ‘native’ identity of the nation-state,...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Cosmopolitanism and Global Financial Reform

    A Pragmatic Approach to the Tobin Tax

    By James Brassett

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    Acknowledgement of the ethical dimension of global finance is commonplace in the wake of financial crises. The sub-prime crisis and ensuing credit crunch are only the latest in a long run of global financial crises that wreak social havoc and force us to consider alternative possibilities for...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Memory and Trauma in International Relations

    Theories, Cases and Debates

    Edited by Erica Resende, Dovile Budryte

    Series: Interventions

    This work seeks to provide a comprehensive and accessible survey of the international dimension of trauma and memory and its manifestations in various cultural contexts. Drawing together contributions and case studies from scholars around the globe, the book explores the international political...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  8. International Politics and Performance

    Critical Aesthetics and Creative Practice

    Edited by Jenny Edkins, Adrian Kear

    Series: Interventions

    In recent years we have witnessed an increasing convergence of work in International Politics and Performance Studies around the troubled, and often troubling, relationship between politics and aesthetics. Whilst examination of political aesthetics, aesthetic politics, and politics of aesthetic...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  9. International Relations Theory

    A Critical Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Cynthia Weber

    The fourth edition of this innovative textbook introduces students to the main theories in international relations. It explains and analyzes each theory, allowing students to understand and critically engage with the myths and assumptions behind them. Each theory is illustrated using the example of...

    Published November 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  10. Psychology, Strategy and Conflict

    Perceptions of Insecurity in International Relations

    Edited by James W. Davis

    Series: Routledge Global Security Studies

    This volume examines the explanatory nesting approach in the analysis of international relations and its continuing relevance in the 21st century. International relations theory urgently needs strategies for coping with the growing complexity of the international system following the collapse of...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge