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  1. 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

    Voters expect their elected representatives to pursue good policy and presume this will be securely founded on the best available knowledge. Yet when representatives emphasize their reliance on expert knowledge, they seem to defer to people whose authority derives, not politically from the...

    To Be Published October 13th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Coloured Revolutions and Authoritarian Reactions

    Edited by Evgeny Finkel, Yitzhak M. Brudny

    Series: Democratization Special Issues

    Between 2000 and 2005, colour revolutions swept away authoritarian and semi-authoritarian regimes in Serbia, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan and Ukraine. Yet, after these initial successes, attempts to replicate the strategies failed to produce regime change elsewhere in the region. The book argues that...

    To Be Published October 13th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Political Marketing in Retrospective and Prospective

    Edited by Christine B. Williams, Bruce I. Newman

    Political marketing coalesced as a subfield in the mid-1990s, and in 2002 the Journal of Political Marketing began publication. This anniversary collection reviews the existing theory, empirical evidence and practice of political marketing and explores emerging topics and lines of inquiry within...

    To Be Published November 5th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 November 15th 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. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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 December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Technology and World Politics

    An Introduction

    Edited by Daniel McCarthy

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge