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  1. The Liberal Way of War

    Killing to Make Life Live

    By Michael Dillon, Julian Reid

    Series: Global Horizons

    The liberal way of war and the liberal way of rule are correlated; this book traces that correlation to liberalism's original commitment to 'making life live'. Committed to making life live, liberalism is committed to waging war on behalf of life, specifically to promote the biopolitical life of...

    Published February 20th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Propaganda and Information Warfare in the Twenty-First Century

    Altered Images and Deception Operations

    By Scot Macdonald

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This is the first book to analyze how the technology to alter images and rapidly distribute them can be used for propaganda and to support deception operations. In the past, propagandists and those seeking to conduct deception operations used crude methods to alter images of real people, events and...

    Published January 30th 2009 by Routledge

  3. 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 18th 2008 by Routledge

  4. 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 28th 2008 by Routledge

  5. 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 24th 2008 by Routledge

  6. 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 6th 2008 by Routledge

  7. 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 8th 2008 by Routledge

  8. 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 10th 2008 by Routledge

  9. 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 April 1st 2008 by Routledge

  10. 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 April 1st 2008 by Routledge