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  1. Handbook of Defence Politics

    International and Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Isaiah "Ike" Wilson III, James J.F. Forrest

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Issues of defence politics and policy have long been at the forefront of political agendas and defining of international affairs. However, the dramatic changes to the global system that have taken place since the end of the Cold War and parrticularly since the terror attacks on the USA on 11...

    Published December 17th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Political Regimes and the Media in Asia

    Edited by Krishna Sen, Terence Lee

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    This book analyzes the relationship between political power and the media in a range of nation states in East and Southeast Asia, focusing in particular on the place of the media in authoritarian and post-authoritarian regimes. It discusses the centrality of media in sustaining repressive regimes,...

    Published November 27th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Drugs

    America's Holy War

    By Arthur Benavie

    Using the best scientific evidence, Drugs: America's Holy War explores the impact and cost of America’s "War on Drugs" – both in tax spending and in human terms. Is it possible that US drug policies are helping to proliferate, not prevent, a multitude of social ills including: homicide, property...

    Published November 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  4. Conflict, Terrorism and the Media in Asia

    Edited by Benjamin Cole

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    There are many different kinds of sub-national conflicts across Asia, with a variety of causes, but since September 11, 2001 these have been increasingly portrayed as part of the global terrorist threat, to be dealt with by the War on Terror. This major new study examines a wide range of such...

    Published November 5th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Cinematic Geopolitics

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    Series: Global Horizons

    In recent years, film has been one of the major genres within which the imaginaries involved in mapping the geopolitical world have been represented and reflected upon. In this book, one of America's foremost theorists of culture and politics treats those aspects of the "geopolitical aesthetic"...

    Published October 7th 2008 by Routledge

  6. The European Union and the Public Sphere

    A Communicative Space in the Making?

    Edited by John Erik Fossum, Philip R. Schlesinger

    Series: Routledge Studies on Democratising Europe

    The European Union is often attacked for its ‘democratic deficit’, namely its deficiencies in representation, transparency and accountability, as well as its lack of popular support. Can these shortcomings be counteracted by the development of a viable European public sphere? This book assesses the...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Today and Tomorrow Volume 15 Society & the State

    It Isn't Done: Taboos Among the British Islanders Stentor or the Press of Today and Tomorrow Nuntius or the Future of Advertising Cato or the Future of Censorship

    By Lyall, Ockham, Russell, Seagle

    It Isn’t Done Taboo Among the British Islanders Archibald Lyall Originally published in 1930 "An admirably brisk attack on taboos." Observer "An amusingly provocative little essay." Bystander A witty and interesting contribution to the study of what may and may not be done in the British Isles...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  8. Today and Tomorrow Volume 14 Society and the State

    Archon or the Future of Government Cain or the Future of Crime Solon or the Price of Justice Lycurgus, or the Future of the Law Fortuna, or Chance and Design

    By Fyfe, Godwin, Harvey, Haynes, Young

    Archon or the Future of Government Hamilton Fyfe Originally published in 1927 "This is a good essay on the nature of government, or politics." Economic Review "Writes with a wide experience and an intimate knowledge". Daily Herald. This volume surveys the methods of government in the past...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  9. Sociology Through the Projector

    By Bulent Diken, Carsten Bagge Laustsen

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Sociology through the Projector takes issue with the question of how contemporary film can help answering the general, abstract but still urgent question: what is the social today? This book explains the performative relation to contemporary social theory in which cinema functions as a tool for...

    Published March 18th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Television, Democracy and Elections in Russia

    By Sarah Oates

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    Sarah Oates gives a detailed examination on a central theme in political science: the relationship between democracy and the mass media. This significant book contains a wealth of information and data, including: public opinion surveys, content analysis of television news, focus...

    Published January 17th 2008 by Routledge