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  1. 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 June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Humanitarianism and New Technology

    Good Intentions

    By Katja Lindskov Jacobsen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Technology

    This book offers a detailed exploration of three examples of humanitarian uses of new technology, employing key theoretical insights from Foucault. We are currently seeing a humanitarian turn to new digital technologies: biometrics, remote sensing, surveillance drones, etc. Throughout history we...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Digital Political Economy and Virtual Globalization

    Edited by Gillian Youngs

    Series: Routledge Research in Political Communication

    This work brings prime concepts together that define the world we now live in – virtuality and globalization – to explain the nature of digital political economy. Its central focus is the interconnected exploration of the theoretically rich fields of virtuality and globalization studies to produce...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Language of Protest

    By Mary Lynne Hill, Judith M. Maxwell

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Strategic Communication, Social Media and Democracy

    The Challenge of the Digital Naturals

    Edited by W. Timothy Coombs, Jesper Falkheimer, Mats Heide, Philip Young

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    Where societies have a high penetration of new technologies combined with civic engagement and consensual politics, both radical and conservative social actors are facing new challenges brought by the breaking down of communication barriers. As so-called digital naturals become the norm, the...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Bureaucracy

    An Introduction to Comparative Public Administration, 7th Edition

    By B.Guy Peters

    Written by B. Guy Peters, a leading authority in the field, this comprehensive exploration of the political and policy-making roles of public bureaucracies is now available in a fully revised seventh edition, offering extensive, well documented comparative analysis of the effects of...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Disability Rights Advocacy and New Media in Britain and America

    By Filippo Trevisan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    Can the Internet re-configure political participation to be a more inclusive experience for users with disabilities, enhancing their stakes in democratic citizenship? So far scholars have erroneously conflated the complex relationship between disability and online technology into digital divide...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Arming Asia

    Technonationalism and its Impact on Local Defense Industries

    By Richard Bitzinger

    Series: Routledge Security in Asia Series

    This book aims to examine defense industrialization in several leading arms-producing states in Asia – China, India, Japan and South Korea – in order to decipher if autarky or self-sufficiency in armaments production, remains to be an adequate strategy for the task of developing and manufacturing...

    To Be Published November 29th 2015 by Routledge