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New and Published Books

  1. The Global Political Economy of Trade Protectionism and Liberalization

    Trade Reform and Economic Adjustment in Textiles and Clothing

    By Tony Heron

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    Given the widely-accepted premise that free trade is the best means of maximising overall societal welfare, why has it proven so difficult to achieve in certain industries? This book tackles arguably the most perennial and deep-rooted of all questions in political economy, and questions the...

    Published November 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Complete Atlas of World History

    By John Haywood

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Korean Attitudes Toward the United States: Changing Dynamics

    Changing Dynamics

    By David I. Steinberg

    This is the first book-length work in English dealing with the crucial and troubled relationship between Korea and the United States. Leading scholars in the field examine the various historical, political, cultural, and psychological aspects of Korean-American relations in the context of American...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Politics and Society in Modern Israel

    Myths and Realities, 2nd Edition

    By Adam Garfinkle

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. North Korea Handbook

    By Yonhap News Agency, Monterey Interpertaion and Translation Services

    This is a timely and comprehensive guide to one of the most volatile, misunderstood, and potentially dangerous states in the world, and one of great strategic importance to U.S. interests in Asia. Featuring a detailed "who's who" section, it covers politics, the economy, the military, education,...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Central Labor Councils and the Revival of American Unionism: Organizing for Justice in Our Communities

    Organizing for Justice in Our Communities

    By Immanuel Ness, Stuart Eimer

    Central Labor Councils are the local arm of the labor movement responsible for coordinating collective activities among different unions in a region. Once quite powerful organizations with important political roles at local and regional levels, CLCs waned significantly during the 1940s and 50s.This...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The End of the Maoist Era: Chinese Politics During the Twilight of the Cultural Revolution, 1972-1976

    Chinese Politics During the Twilight of the Cultural Revolution, 1972-1976

    By Frederick C Teiwes, Warren Sun

    This book launches an ambitious reexamination of the elite politics behind one of the most remarkable transformations in the late twentieth century. As the first part of a new interpretation of the evolution of Chinese politics during the years 1972-82, it provides a detailed study of the end of...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Civil-military Relations in Today's China: Swimming in a New Sea

    Swimming in a New Sea

    By David M. Finkelstein, Kristen Gunness

    This work provides an in-depth and up-to-date examination of civil-military relations in China. It reflects the significant changes taking place in Chinese society and their impact on the civil-military dynamic, with particular attention to how the military will fit in with the new class of...

    Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Global Economic Crisis in Latin America

    Impacts and Responses

    Edited by Michael Cohen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    When the 2008 housing market bubble burst in the United States, a financial crisis rippled from the epi-center in the United States across borders into economies both near and far, causing persistent social and economic detriment in many countries. The Global Economic Crisis in Latin America:...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  10. India in the Contemporary World

    Polity, Economy and International Relations

    Edited by Jakub Zajączkowski, Jivanta Schottli, Manish Thapa

    This book brings together Indian and European perspectives on India’s polity, economy and international strategy. It explores internal, regional and global determinants shaping India’s status, position and goals in the early 21st century. Through an array of methodological and theoretical...

    Published June 3rd 2014 by Routledge India