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  1. Globalisation, Freedom and the Media after Communism

    The Past as Future

    Edited by Birgit Beumers, Stephen Hutchings, Natalia Rulyova

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    This book examines the fate of post-Soviet press freedom and media culture in the context of the growing impact of globalisation. To understand the complicated situation that has arisen with respect to these issues in post-Soviet space is impossible without collaboration between political...

    Published January 1st 2012 by Routledge

  2. Democracy and Pluralism

    The Political Thought of William E. Connolly

    Edited by Alan Finlayson

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    William E. Connolly’s political theory forms a distinct and influential contribution to contemporary debates about the nature and prospects of democratic life in the twenty-first century. His original conceptualisations of pluralism, naturalism, the politics of the body, religion, secularism and...

    Published December 30th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Self-Realization and Justice

    A Liberal-Perfectionist Defense of the Right to Freedom from Employment

    By Julia Maskivker

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    In this book, Maskivker argues that there ought to be a right not to participate in the paid economy in a new way; not by appealing to notions of fairness to competing conceptions of the good, but rather to a contentious (but defensible) normative ideal, namely, self-realization. In so doing, she...

    Published December 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Democratization

    Edited by Jeffrey Haynes

    This exciting new handbook provides a global overview of the process of democratization, offering chapter by chapter discussion at both the country and regional levels and examining the interaction between the domestic and external factors that affect the progression of countries from authoritarian...

    Published December 20th 2011 by Routledge

  5. War and Revolution in the Caucasus

    Georgia Ablaze

    Edited by Stephen F. Jones

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    The South Caucasus has traditionally been a playground of contesting empires. This region, on the edge of Europe, is associated in Western minds with ethnic conflict and geopolitical struggles in August 2008. Yet, another war broke out in this distant European periphery as Russia and Georgia...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Handbook of Political Islam

    Edited by Shahram Akbarzadeh

    The Routledge Handbook of Political Islam provides a multidisciplinary overview of the phenomenon of political Islam, one of the key political movements of our time. Drawing on the expertise from some of the top scholars in the world it examines the main issues surrounding political Islam across...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Revolt, Revolution, Critique

    The Paradox of Society

    By Bulent Diken

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    In contemporary society the idea of ‘revolution’ seems to have become obsolete. What is more untimely than the idea of revolution today? At the same time, however, the idea of radical change no longer refers to exceptional circumstances but has become normalized as part of daily life. Ours is a ‘...

    Published December 5th 2011 by Routledge

  8. International Politics and National Political Regimes

    Promoting Democracy – Promoting Autocracy

    Edited by Peter Burnell, Oliver Schlumberger

    There is much speculation about whether democracy is still advancing around the world and the influence that leading authoritarian or semi-authoritarian regimes such as Russia are starting to have on the trends. This collection assesses global trends in democratisation, reviews the condition of...

    Published December 5th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Nation and Nationalism in Japan

    Edited by Sandra Wilson

    Nationalism was one of the most important forces in 20th century Japan. It pervaded almost all aspects of Japanese life, but was a complex phenomenon, frequently changing, and often meaning different things to different people. This book brings together interesting, original new work, by a range of...

    Published December 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  10. New Directions in Genocide Research

    Edited by Adam Jones

    Genocide studies is a relatively new field of comparative inquiry, but recent years have seen an increasing range of themes and subject-matter being addressed that reflect a variety of features of the field and transformations within it. This edited book brings together established scholars with...

    Published November 30th 2011 by Routledge