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Forthcoming Critical Theory Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Domination, Migration and Non-Citizens

    Edited by Iseult Honohan, Marit Hovdal-Moan

    Does the concept of domination cast new light on issues that arise in the context of migration and citizenship? If citizenship is a status that provides protection from domination, understood as subjection to arbitrary interference, are non-citizens - whether outside or inside the state -...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Research Ethics and Social Movements

    Scholarship, Activism and Knowledge Production

    Edited by Kevin Gillan, Jenny Pickerill

    What ethical challenges are faced by researchers studying social and political movements? Should scholars integrate their personal politics and identities into their research? What role should activists have in shaping the purposes or processes of social scientific research? How do changing...

    To Be Published October 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Debates in Nordic Gender Studies

    Differences Within

    Edited by Cecilia Åsberg, Malin Rönnblom

    Celebrating more than two decades of feminist theory and gender research, this book provides an essential overview of current theoretical positions, hot topics and state-of-the-art perspectives in the field of Nordic Gender Studies: an area currently facing the challenges of internationalization...

    To Be Published November 6th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Educating Adolescent Girls Around the Globe

    Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Sandra L. Stacki, Supriya Baily

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    While many initial education benchmarks are being met, new and continuing challenges exist for adolescent girls in the developing world. Discrimination, violence, marginalization, and health-related issues prevail, making proper education at the middle school level crucial during this unique...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Zizek and Law

    Edited by Laurent de Sutter

    Series: Nomikoi Critical Legal Thinkers

    The very first book dedicated to Slavoj Zizek’s theoretical treatment of law, this book gathers widely recognized Zizek scholars as well as legal theorists to offer a sustained analysis of the place of law in Zizek’s work. Whether it is with reference to symbolic law, psychoanalytical law,...

    To Be Published February 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sovereignty, Human Rights and Global Order

    By Sam Adelman

    Sovereignty, Human Rights and Global Order addresses the question of whether sovereignty is an instrument of, or an impediment to, cosmopolitan visions of global governance. Sovereignty is an object of desire and the stuff of nightmares. It is a symbol of self-determination and national identity...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The International Political Sociology of Security

    Rethinking Theory and Practice

    By Trine Berling

    Series: New International Relations

    Theory and Practice as Capital argues that International Relations needs to add a sociological approach geared to understanding different types of practices, in order to be able to engage with the theory/practice question beyond philosophical statements. The book translates the abstract&...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Sincerity in Politics and International Relations

    Edited by Sorin Baiasu, Sylvie Loriaux

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This work examines concept of sincerity in politics and international relations in order to discuss what we should expect of politicians, within what parameters should they work, and how their decisions and actions could be made consistent with morality. The collection features an...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Videogames, Popular Culture and World Politics

    By Nick Robinson

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    Videogames matter and they matter for world politics. The aim of this book is to demonstrate the way in which games contribute to the evolution of global politics and to show how global politics contributes to the development of games. Robinson seeks to achieve this in two ways. First, he...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Documenting World Politics

    Edited by Rens Van Munster, Casper Sylvest

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    Documentaries such as An Inconvenient Truth, Countdown to Zero, Inside Job, Fahrenheit 9/11 are powerful narratives through which political meaning is being produced, circulated and consumed on a global level .By casually treating the documentary genre as one among other visual forms, the...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge