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  1. The Politics of Bureaucracy

    An Introduction to Comparative Public Administration, 6th Edition

    By B.Guy Peters

    Written by 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 sixth edition, offering extensive, well documented comparative analysis of the effects of politics on bureaucracy. New to...

    Published August 10th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Virtuous War

    Mapping the Military-Industrial-Media-Entertainment-Network, 2nd Edition

    By James Der Derian

    Virtuous War is the first book to map the emergence and judge the consequences of a new military-industrial-media-entertainment network. James Der Derian takes the reader from a family history of war and genocide to new virtual battlespaces in the Mojave Desert, Silicon Valley, Hollywood and...

    Published February 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  3. 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 29th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Critical Practices in International Theory

    Selected Essays

    By James Der Derian

    Critical Practices in International Theory brings together for the first time the essays of the leading IR theorist, James Der Derian. The essays cover a variety of issues central to Der Derian's work including diplomacy, alienation, terrorism, intelligence, national security, new forms of warfare,...

    Published December 18th 2008 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Internet Governance

    The New Frontier of Global Institutions

    By John Mathiason

    Series: Global Institutions

    The expansion of the Internet has been called the most revolutionary development in the history of human communications. It is ubiquitous and is changing politics, economics and social relations. Its borderless nature affects the roles of individuals, the magic of the marketplace and the problems...

    Published August 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Cyberconflict

    The Politics of Cyberconflict

    By Athina Karatzogianni

    Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and Society

    The Politics of Cyberconflict focuses on the implications that the phenomenon of cyberconflict (conflict in computer mediated enivironments and the internet) has on politics, society and culture. Athina Karatzogianni proposes a new framework for analyzing this new phenomenon, which distinguishes...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  8. National Governments and Control of the Internet

    A Digital Challenge

    By Giampiero Giacomello

    Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and Society

    In recent years, Internet control has become one of the major indicators to assess the balance between freedom and security in democracies. This book explores and compares why, and to what extent, national governments decide to control the Internet and how this impacts on crucial socio-economic...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Biobanks

    Governance in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Herbert Gottweis, Alan Petersen

    In recent years, a number of large population-based biobanks – genetic databases that combine genetic information derived from blood samples with personal data about environment, medical history, lifestyle or genealogy – have been set up in order to study the interface between disease, and genetic...

    Published April 29th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Postcolonial Politics, The Internet and Everyday Life

    Pacific Traversals Online

    By M.I. Franklin

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    In this ground-breaking study M.I. Franklin explores the form and substance of everyday life online from a critical postcolonial perspective. With Internet access and social media uses accelerating in the Global South, in-depth studies of just how non-western communities, at home and living abroad,...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge