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  1. Cross-National Research Methodology and Practice

    Edited by Linda Hantrais, Steen Mangen

    Cross-National Research Methodology and Practice offers practical guidance for relative newcomers to cross-national research by analysing and evaluating the research process by focusing strongly on best practice in terms of methods and management. It raises a number of important issues for...

    Published February 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  2. Peace Operations and Human Rights

    Edited by Ray Murphy, Katarina Mansson

    The protection and promotion of human rights is an integral part of contemporary international peacekeeping operations. It is also a controversial aspect of peace operations at both an institutional and operational level. By bringing together a wide range of practitioners and academic scholars,...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Contemporary Anarchist Studies

    An Introductory Anthology of Anarchy in the Academy

    Edited by Randall Amster, Abraham DeLeon, Luis Fernandez, Anthony J. Nocella, II, Deric Shannon

    This volume of collected essays by some of the most prominent academics studying anarchism bridges the gap between anarchist activism on the streets and anarchist theory in the academy. Focusing on anarchist theory, pedagogy, methodologies, praxis, and the future, this edition will strike a chord...

    Published February 9th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Critical Theorists and International Relations

    Edited by Jenny Edkins, Nick Vaughan-Williams

    Series: Interventions

    A wide range of critical theorists is used in the study of international politics, and until now there has been no text that gives concise and accessible introductions to these figures. Critical Theorists and International Relations provides a wide-ranging introduction to thirty-two important...

    Published February 9th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Ethno-symbolism and Nationalism

    A Cultural Approach

    By Anthony D. Smith

    Anthony D. Smith is Emeritus Professor of Nationalism and Ethnicity at the London School of Economics, and is considered one of the founders of the interdisciplinary field of nationalism studies. Anthony Smith has developed an approach to the study of nations and nationalism called ethno-symbolism,...

    Published February 1st 2009 by Routledge

  6. Extreme Right Activists in Europe

    Through the magnifying glass

    By Bert Klandermans, Nonna Mayer

    Series: Extremism and Democracy

    Since the 1980s, one of the main political changes in Western Europe has been the electoral upsurge of extreme right-wing parties. However, while the electoral support of these movements has been studied extensively, their membership has largely been ignored. This book examines who joins the...

    Published January 31st 2009 by Routledge

  7. Civil-Military Relations in Europe

    Learning from Crisis and Institutional Change

    Edited by Hans Born, Marina Caparini, Karl Haltiner, Jürgen Kuhlmann

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This new book illustrates how democracy cannot develop or endure unless military and security forces are under the full control of democratic institutions, and all the necessary safeguards, checks and balances are in place. The contributors show how contemporary European states manage...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  8. From Max Weber

    Essays in Sociology

    By Max Weber

    Series: Routledge Classics in Sociology

    Max Weber (1864-1920) was one of the most prolific and influential sociologists of the twentieth century. This classic collection draws together his key papers. This edition contains a new preface by Professor Bryan S. Turner....

    Published January 15th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Enchantments of Modernity

    Empire, Nation, Globalization

    By Saurabh Dube

    Series: Critical Asian Studies

    The notion of modernity hinges on a break with the past, such as superstitions, medieval worlds, and hierarchical traditions. It follows that modernity suggests the disenchantment of the world, yet the processes of modernity also create their own enchantments in the mapping and making of the modern...

    Published December 30th 2008 by Routledge India

  10. Protest, Repression and Political Regimes

    An Empirical Analysis of Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa

    By Sabine C. Carey

    Series: Security and Governance

    This volume investigates the relationship between protest, repression and political regimes in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Considering how different political regimes use repression and respond to popular protest, this book analyzes the relationship between protest and repression in...

    Published December 15th 2008 by Routledge