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Major Works: Forthcoming Politics & International Relations

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 74 forthcoming major works in the subject of Politics & International Relations — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

Forthcoming Books – Page 1

  1. Radicalization

    Edited by Peter R. Neumann

    Series: Critical Concepts in Military, Strategic, and Security Studies

    ‘Radicalization’ has become one of the great buzzwords of our time. A Google search for the concept produces more than 1,500,000 hits—less than ‘terrorism’ but equal to ‘political violence’ and ‘extremism’. This may seem surprising, given that the term entered the academic vocabulary just ten years...

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This is a collection of titles written by a range of international authors that seeks to get at the heart of the political experience in the Middle East, an endeavour that is as crucial today as it was when these books were first published....

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Arabian Peninsula

    Society and Politics

    Edited by Derek Hopwood

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Although the Arabian Peninsula is the heartland of Islam and of the Arab world, for decades it did not receive the attention it deserves from scholars and writers. The School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, and the Middle East Centre of St Antony’s College, Oxford, jointly...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Soviet Strategy in the Middle East

    Edited by George W. Breslauer

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Few regions of the world are as politically turbulent as the Middle East, and nowhere is the potential for superpower conflict greater. How does the Soviet Union view the Middle east conflict? Can the USSR play a constructive role in the peace process? In this volume, first published in 1990, these...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. United States Foreign Policy and the Middle East/North Africa

    A Bibliography of Twentieth-Century Research

    By Sanford R. Silverburg, Bernard Reich

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This bibliography, first published in 1990, is a result of a quarter-century professional and personal relationship between two academics interested in Middle East studies. The comprehensive bibliography consists of western, primarily English, language sources published through 1988 and early 1989...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Middle Eastern Themes

    Papers in History and Politics

    By Jacob M. Landau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This volume, first published in 1973, brings together a wide range of Professor Landau’s work on recent Middle Eastern history and politics, reflecting the breadth of the author’s concern and research. The first section deals with aspects of political organisation in the Middle East, largely Egypt,...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Arabs and the West

    By Clare Hollingworth

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This volume by acclaimed war reporter Clare Hollingworth , first published in 1952, surveys the politics of an area which has produced, and is likely to produce, more wars that it can consume locally. After a historical opening, about the general situation during and after the war, the author...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Electoral Politics in the Middle East

    Issues, Voters and Elites

    Edited by Jacob M. Landau, Ergun Özbudun, Frank Tachau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Comparative political study of the Middle East got off to a late start. Unlike any previous studies in comparative politics, this book, first published in 1980, represents an important methodological advance in that it proceeds by themes rather than by countries, and uniquely focuses on three major...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Contemporary Yemen

    Politics and Historical Background

    Edited by B.R. Pridham

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    First published in 1984, this volume examines the then-two Yemens, North and South, and their strategic importance in the Middle East. South Yemen, formerly Aden, was a Marxist country controlling the entrance to the Red Sea. North Yemen contained rival tribal factions and was a buffer country...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Arab State

    Edited by Giacomo Luciani

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    It has often been argued that Arab states are arbitrary political creations, lacking historical or present legitimacy. This book, first published in 1990, provides a different picture of ‘the Arab state’, drawing on historical, economic, philosophical and sociological perspectives to give a...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge