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  1. Inventive Politicians and Ethnic Ascent in American Politics

    The Uphill Elections of Italians and Mexicans to the U.S. Congress

    By Miriam Jiménez

    Series: Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

    This innovative book investigates the process through which ethnic minorities penetrate into higher echelons of political power: specifically, how they succeed in getting elected to the U.S. Congress. Analysts today see ethnic politicians largely in relation to their collectivities, but by actually...

    Published October 14th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Democratization and Ethnic Minorities

    Conflict or compromise?

    Edited by Jacques Bertrand, Oded Haklai

    Series: Democratization Studies

    Many new democracies are characterized by majority dominance and ethnocentrism. Varying paths or transitions toward democracy create very different outcomes for how ethnic identities, communities and politics are recognized. This book illustrates the varied consequences of democratization, from...

    Published October 13th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Secessionist Movements and Ethnic Conflict

    Debate-Framing and Rhetoric in Independence Campaigns

    By Beata Huszka

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    This book analyses how national independence movements’ rhetoric can inflame or dampen ethnic violence. It examines the extent to the power of words matters when a region tries to break away to become a nation state. Using discourse analysis, this book examines how the process of secession affects...

    Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Challenge of Ethnic Democracy

    The State and Minority Groups in Israel, Poland and Northern Ireland

    By Yoav Peled

    Series: Exeter Studies in Ethno Politics

    Ethnic democracy is a form of democratic ethnic conflict regulation in deeply divided societies. In The Challenge of Ethnic Democracy, Yoav Peled argues that ethnic democracy is constituted by the combination of two contradictory constitutional principles: liberal democracy and ethno-nationalism,...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Something's in the Air

    Race, Crime, and the Legalization of Marijuana

    Edited by Katherine Tate, James Lance Taylor, Mark Q. Sawyer

    America’s drug laws have always exerted an unequal and unfair toll on Blacks and Latinos, who are arrested more often than Whites for the possession of illegal drugs and given harsher sentences. In this volume, contributors ask how would marijuana legalization affect communities of color? Is...

    Published August 12th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Africa's Contemporary Challenges

    The Legacy of Amilcar Cabral

    Edited by Carlos Lopes

    This book reviews Cabral’s intellectual contribution to current debates on race, identity, nation building, democracy, leadership and ethics. The key leader of the national liberation movements of former Portuguese African colonies is considered to be one of their foremost intellectuals...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Migration and Divided Societies

    Edited by Chris Gilligan, Susan Ball

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    The study of 'divided societies' has focused, historically, on either ethnic divides in colonial (or post-colonial) societies or on developed Western democracies which have ethnic power-sharing Government structures. The study of divided societies emerged historically at a moment when...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Mobilities and Forced Migration

    Edited by Nick Gill, Javier Caletrío, Victoria Mason

    Whether precipitated by political or environmental factors, human displacement can be more fully understood by attending to the ways in which a set of bodily, material, imagined and virtual mobilities and immobilities interact to produce population movement. Very little work, however, has addressed...

    Published July 14th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Aboriginal Tent Embassy

    Sovereignty, Black Power, Land Rights and the State

    Edited by Gary Foley, Andrew Schaap, Edwina Howell

    The 1972 Aboriginal Embassy was one of the most significant indigenous political demonstrations of the twentieth century. What began as a simple response to a Prime Ministerial statement on Australia Day 1972, evolved into a six-month political stand-off between radical Aboriginal activists and a...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Pakistan in National and Regional Change

    State and Society in Flux

    Edited by C. Christine Fair, Shaun Gregory

    Pakistan is one of the most important states in the international system and a key concern of western security. This collection identifies a set of national and regional/international trends which will be critical in determining the medium to long-term stability and cohesion of Pakistan, yet which...

    Published June 13th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Global Capitalism and Transnational Class Formation
    Edited by Jason Struna
    To Be Published November 4th 2014
  2. The Politics of Race in Latino Communities: Walking the Color Line
    By Atiya Kai Stokes-Brown
    To Be Published November 18th 2014
  3. Religion, Violence and Cities
    Edited by Liam O'Dowd, Martina McKnight
    To Be Published November 20th 2014
  4. Routledge International Handbook of Diversity Studies
    Edited by Steven Vertovec
    To Be Published November 24th 2014
  5. Rethinking the Chicano Movement
    By Marc Simon Rodriguez
    To Be Published December 2nd 2014

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