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  1. Beyond the Internet

    Unplugging the Protest Movement Wave

    Edited by Paula do Espírito Santo, Rita Maria Brás Pedro Figueiras

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    The western economic and financial crisis began with the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008 and led the European Union countries into recession. After this, governments started to implement austerity measures, such as cuts in public spending, including public subsidies and jobs, and rising prices....

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Violent Extremism Online

    New Perspectives on Terrorism and the Internet

    Edited by Anne Aly, Stuart MacDonald, Lee Jarvis, Tom Chen

    Series: Media, War and Security

    This book explores the interface between terrorism and the Internet and presents contemporary approaches to understanding extremism online. The main themes covered in the book are: Terrorist propaganda on the internet; Internet radicalisation; Counter campaigns and approaches to disrupting...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Policy Legitimacy, Science and Political Authority

    Knowledge and Action in Liberal Democracies

    Edited by Michael Heazle, John Kane

    Series: The Earthscan Science in Society Series

    This book examines the tensions between political authority and expert authority in the formation of public policy in liberal democracies. It aims to illustrate and better understand the nature of these tensions rather than argue specific ways of resolving them. Each chapter explores the complexity...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Unknown

  5. The Fukushima Effect

    Nuclear Histories, Representations and Debates

    Edited by Richard Hindmarsh, Rebecca Priestley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

    Offers a range of scholarly perspectives on the international effect of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear meltdown four years out from the disaster. Grounded in the field of science, technology and society (STS) studies, a leading cast of international scholars from the Asia-Pacific, Eastern and...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Critical International Relations - An Introduction

    From the Barbarian to the Cyborg

    By James Der Derian

    In Critical International Relations - An Introduction, the radical IR theorist James Der Derian provides an innovative text based on the critical encounters throughout history that have transformed international relations. Unlike other books on world politics which focus on the perspective...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Global Politics of Fashion

    Being Fab in a Dangerous World

    Edited by Andreas Behnke

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    This book seeks to address and fill a puzzling omission in contemporary critical IR scholarship. Following on from the aesthetic turn in IR, critical and ‘postmodern’ IR has produced an impressive array of studies into movies, literature, music and art and the way these media produce...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Routlege Handbook of Media, Conflict and Security

    Edited by Piers Robinson, Philip M. Seib, Romy Fröhlich

    This new Handbook links the growing body of media and conflict research with the field of security studies. The academic sub-field of media and conflict has developed and expanded greatly over the past two decades. Operating across an unusually diverse range of academic fields, including...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Constrained Elitism and Contemporary Democratic Theory

    By Timothy Kersey

    Series: Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

    Today, examples of the public’s engagement with political issues through commercial and communicative mechanisms have become increasingly common. In February 2012, the Susan G. Komen Foundation reversed a decision to cease funding of cancer screening programs through Planned Parenthood amidst...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. UNHCR and the Struggle for Accountability

    Technology, Law and Results-Based Management

    Edited by Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Katja Lindskov Jacobsen

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    Starting from the notion that accountability is a topic that is difficult to understand through single-discipline contributions, this multidisciplinary volume offers an in-depth exploration of accountability in humanitarian action. It illuminates United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' (...

    To Be Published December 20th 2015 by Routledge