Welcome to the 2013 Politics & International Relations Research and Scholarly Catalog
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Just War Theory in the 21st Century
This new Handbook offers a comprehensive overview of contemporary extensions and alternatives to the just war tradition in the field of the ethics of war. The modern history of just war has typically assumed the primacy of four particular elements: jus ad bellum, jus in bello, the state actor, and...
Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge
Enacting Democratic Limits
Security concerns have mushroomed. Increasingly numerous areas of life are governed by security policies and technologies. Security Unbound argues that when insecurities pervade how we relate to our neighbours, how we perceive international politics, how governments formulate policies, at stake is...
To Be Published April 20th 2014 by Routledge
Series: Law, Courts and Politics
Theoretically, the right to privacy is an individual’s right to space away from the public gaze to make life choices that are best for her or him, regardless of the beliefs of the majority. Yet the right to privacy in the United States has proven problematic for both political theorists and...
Published December 12th 2012 by Routledge
Coping with Midlevel Security Threats
Oil makes up one-third of Venezuela's entire GDP, and the United States is far and away Venezuela's largest trading partner. Relations between Venezuela and the United States, traditionally close for most of the last two centuries, began to fray as the end of the Cold War altered the international...
Published October 4th 2012 by Routledge
Series: Europe and the Nation State
This book offers an accessible, coherent and comprehensive analysis of the recent, contemporary and future challenges and possibilities facing Denmark in the European integration process. The book traces the formal as well as the informal ways of influence and adaptation in Denmark’s relations...
Published July 16th 2013 by Routledge
Series: Europe and the Nation State
The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg are well-known cases of consensus politics. Decision-making in the Low Countries has been characterized by broad involvement, power sharing and making compromises. These countries were also founding member states of the European Union (EU) and its...
To Be Published July 22nd 2014 by Routledge
From Rejection to Referendum, 1963-1975
This is the second volume in The Official History of Britain and the European Community, and describes the events from 1963 up until the British referendum on the Common Market in 1975. In 1963, General de Gaulle dashed Prime Minister Macmillan’s hopes of taking Britain into the European...
Published July 1st 2012 by Routledge
Neo-Empire, State Interests and Hegemonic Power
Series: Contemporary Security Studies
By examining Russia’s military, economic, political, and diplomatic policies towards the former Soviet states since 1991, this book assesses whether Russian leaders have been able to discard the country’s imperial legacy....
To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge