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  1. Measuring Human Rights

    By Todd Landman, Edzia Carvalho

    The measurement of human rights has long been debated within the various academic disciplines that focus on human rights, as well as within the larger international community of practitioners working in the field of human rights. Written by leading experts in the field, this is the most up-to-date...

    Published November 4th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Resisting Citizenship

    Feminist Essays on Politics, Community, and Democracy

    By Martha A. Ackelsberg

    Political participation in America—supposedly the world’s strongest democracy—is startlingly low, and many of the civil rights and economic equity initiatives that were instituted in the 1960s and '70s have been abandoned, as significant proportions of the populace seem to believe that the civil...

    Published October 30th 2009 by Routledge

  3. German Federalism in Transition

    Reforms in a Consensual State

    Edited by Carolyn Rowe, Wade Jacoby

    Federalism in Germany has come to be viewed as the root cause of the country’s current economic and social malaise. The federal political system which contributed enormously to the economic success and political stability of West Germany is now said to be outdated, overburdened and unworkable....

    Published October 28th 2009 by Routledge

  4. The United States, International Law, and the Struggle against Terrorism

    By Thomas McDonnell

    Series: Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

    This book discusses the critical legal issues raised by the US responses to the terrorist threat, analyzing the actions taken by the Bush administration during the so-called "War on Terrorism" and their compliance with international law. Thomas McDonnell highlights specific topics of legal interest...

    Published October 27th 2009 by Routledge

  5. The Brown Government

    A Policy Evaluation

    Edited by Matt Beech, Simon Lee

    The Brown Government provides an interim evaluation of Gordon Brown’s Labour administration through identifying continuities and discontinuities with the Blair governments from 1997. By focusing on key ideas and areas of public policy it presents an analysis of the first 18 months of Brown’s...

    Published October 16th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Genocidal Crimes

    By Alex Alvarez

    Series: Key Ideas in Criminology

    Genocide has emerged as one of the leading problems of the twentieth century. No corner of the world seems immune from this form of collective violence. While many individuals are familiar with the term, few people have a clear understanding of what genocide is and how it is carried out. This book...

    Published October 15th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Democratic Decentralisation through a Natural Resource Lens

    Cases from Africa, Asia and Latin America

    Edited by Jesse C. Ribot, Anne M. Larson

    This volume queries the state and effect of the global decentralization movement through the study of natural resource decentralizations in Africa, Asia and Latin America. The case studies presented here use a comparative framework to characterize the degree to which natural resource...

    Published October 15th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Gender and International Security

    Feminist Perspectives

    Edited by Laura Sjoberg

    Series: Routledge Critical Security Studies

    This book defines the relationship between gender and international security, analyzing and critiquing international security theory and practice from a gendered perspective. Gender issues have an important place in the international security landscape, but have been neglected both in the theory...

    Published October 8th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Universality, Ethics and International Relations

    A Grammatical Reading

    By Véronique Pin-Fat

    Series: Interventions

    Universality Ethics and International Relations introduces students to the key debates about ethics in international relations theory. This book explores the reasons why grappling with universality and ethics seems to be a profound endeavour and where we end up when we do. By offering a new way of...

    Published October 6th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Matthew Arnold and John Stuart Mill (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 15)

    By Edward Alexander

    This study defines the relationship between humanism and liberalism by comparing the two Victorian figures who were most concerned with the preservation of humanistic values in a free and democratic society: Matthew Arnold and John Stuart Mill. The book sets apart Arnold and Mill from their...

    Published October 6th 2009 by Routledge