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  1. Preventive Human Rights Strategies

    By Bertrand G. Ramcharan

    Series: Global Institutions

    The prevention of violations of human rights must become the dominant protection strategy of the twenty-first century, nationally, regionally, and globally. This book clearly identifies the need for preventive human rights strategies, maps what exists by way of such strategies at the present time,...

    Published January 31st 2010 by Routledge

  2. Critical Theory of International Politics

    Complementarity, Justice, and Governance

    By Steven C. Roach

    Critical international theory encompasses several distinct, radical approaches that focus on identity, difference, hegemonic power, and order. As an applied theory, critical international theory draws on critical social theories to shed light on international processes and global transformations....

    Published January 24th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Chinese Politics

    State, Society and the Market

    Edited by Peter Gries, Stanley Rosen

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    Written by a team of leading China scholars this text interrogates the dynamics of state power and legitimation in 21st Century China. Despite the continuing economic successes and rising international prestige of China there has been increasing social protests over corruption, land seizures,...

    Published January 20th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Formation of Critical Realism

    A Personal Perspective

    By Roy Bhaskar, Mervyn Hartwig

    Series: Ontological Explorations (Routledge Critical Realism)

    This series of interviews, conducted in the form of exchanges between Roy Bhaskar and Mervyn Hartwig, tells a riveting story of the formation and development of critical realism. Three intersecting and interweaving narratives unfold in the course of this unfinished story: the personal narrative of...

    Published January 17th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Plurality and Citizenship in Israel

    Moving Beyond the Jewish/Palestinian Civil Divide

    Edited by Dan Avnon, Yotam Benziman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    Israel's political process is too often framed in terms of a dichotomy between Jewish and Arab/Palestinian citizens of the state, a framing which perpetuates political inequality and consequent injustices. This book focuses on the conflict within Israel and the role played by modern states in...

    Published December 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  6. Contemporary Thought and Politics

    By Earnest Gellner

    Gellner's political philosophy in these volumes combines the down-to-earth realism of political sociology with a rational treatment of the normative issues of traditional political thought. In these essays Gellner strives to understand the religions of nationalism, communism and democracy,...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Multiculturalism Backlash

    European Discourses, Policies and Practices

    Edited by Steven Vertovec, Susanne Wessendorf

    In a relatively short time, many European governments have been purposefully dropping the notion ‘multicultural’ or other references to cultural diversity in their policy vocabularies. More and more politicians and public intellectuals have criticized a perceived shift towards ‘too much diversity’....

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Internet Politics

    Edited by Andrew Chadwick, Philip N. Howard

    The politics of the internet has entered the social science mainstream. From debates about its impact on parties and election campaigns following momentous presidential contests in the United States, to concerns over international security, privacy and surveillance in the post-9/11, post-7/7...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  9. The International Politics of Mass Atrocities

    The Case of Darfur

    Edited by David R. Black, Paul D. Williams

    Series: Security and Governance

    The ongoing crisis in Darfur, Sudan has stimulated a huge amount of political and academic interest across the world. The crisis has been both reflective and constitutive of key areas of contestation and change within contemporary international society. This book examines the crisis in Darfur as...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Understanding E-Government in Europe

    Issues and Challenges

    Edited by Paul G. Nixon, Vassiliki N. Koutrakou, Rajash Rawal

    This volume critically explores the contentions in the emerging debate surrounding new media technologies and the extent to which they are challenging traditional political and government models. Examining a range of citizen/government interactions which together form e-government in...

    Published December 9th 2009 by Routledge