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  1. Global Democracy: For and Against

    Ethical Theory, Institutional Design and Social Struggles

    By Raffaele Marchetti

    This book defends the case for the expansion of the democratic model to the global political sphere. Concentrating on the democratic deficit of international affairs, it examines the nexus between the phenomenon of international exclusion and the political response of global democracy. This...

    Published June 25th 2009 by Routledge

  2. The Immigrant Divide

    How Cuban Americans Changed the U.S. and Their Homeland

    By Susan Eckstein

    Are all immigrants from the same home country best understood as a homogeneous group of foreign-born? Or do they differ in their adaptation and transnational ties depending on when they emigrated and with what lived experiences? Between Castro’s rise to power in 1959 and the early twenty-first...

    Published June 24th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Reflexive Historical Sociology

    By Arpad Szakolczai

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    This book reconstructs and brings together the work of a number of social and political theorists in order to gain new insight on the emergence and character of modern Western society. It examines the intersection point of social theory and historical sociology in a new theoretical approach called...

    Published June 8th 2009 by Routledge

  4. The Politics of Antisocial Behaviour

    Amoral Panics

    By Stuart Waiton

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    Antisocial behaviour is becoming a universally accepted problem and one that dominates the political and popular imagination. By providing a new criminological framework for understanding the fear of crime, this book reposes the increasingly important debate around antisocial behaviour and the...

    Published June 8th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Challenging Institutional Analysis and Development

    The Bloomington School

    By Paul Dragos Aligica, Peter J. Boettke

    Challenging Institutional Analysis and Development demonstrates the importance of one of the 2009 Nobel Prize in Economics winners Elinor Ostrom's research program. The Bloomington School has become one of the most dynamic, well recognized and productive centers of the New Institutional Theory...

    Published May 21st 2009 by Routledge

  6. Beyond Western Economics

    Remembering Other Economic Cultures

    By Trent Schroyer

    This book combines intellectual history with contemporary events to offer a critique of mainstream economic thought and its neoliberal policy incarnation in global capitalism. The critique operates both theoretically, at the level of metaphysics and the philosophy of science, and concretely, in...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Dilemmas of De-Stalinization

    Negotiating Cultural and Social Change in the Khrushchev Era

    Edited by Polly Jones

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    The Khrushchev era is increasingly seen as a period in its own right, and not just as 'post-Stalinism' or a forerunner of subsequent 'thaws' and 'reform from within'. This book provides a comprehensive history of reform in the period, focusing especially on social and cultural developments. Since...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Governance and Civil Society in Myanmar

    Education, Health and Environment

    By Helen James

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Most international attention on Myanmar has focused on the political situation, where the military, in power since 1962, continues to refuse to acknowledge the results of democratic elections, and on related human rights issues. This book, by focusing on education, health and environment, and on...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Transnational Organized Crime

    By Frank Madsen

    Series: Global Institutions

    With organized crime estimated to generate billions of dollars every year through illegal activities such as money laundering, smuggling of people and goods, extortion, robbery, fraud and insider trading, authorities are increasingly working together to combat this increasing threat to...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Habermas

    Rescuing the Public Sphere

    By Pauline Johnson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    If we are to believe what many sociologists are telling us, the public sphere is in a near terminal state. Our ability to build solidarities with strangers and to agree on the general significance of needs and problems seems to be collapsing. These cultural potentials appear endangered by a newly...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge