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Major Works: Forthcoming Politics & International Relations

You are currently browsing 21–30 of 72 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.

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  1. Parliaments and Parties in Egypt

    By Jacob M. Landau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Egypt was the first Arabic-speaking country to throw off the yoke of Turkish rule, with an attendant growth in European influence. The impact of the West was most obvious in the political-constitutional field, with the gradual adoption of Western patterns of government and political life. This book...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Arab and Regional Politics in the Middle East

    By P.J. Vatikiotis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Three main themes are explored in this book, first published in 1984: the first is the problem of religion and politics as a major and long-standing preoccupation of Middle-easterners or Arab Muslims themselves; the second is that of the conflict-ridden inter-Arab and regional politics, approached...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. China's Foreign Policy in the Arab World, 1955-75

    Three case studies

    By Hashim S.H. Behbehani

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    China’s foreign policy in the Arab world is important because it reflects China’s general foreign policy. In this study, first published in 1981, the author draws upon a wealth of previously unpublished and inaccessible material to analyse Chinese attitudes in three cases: the two Arab liberation...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Soviet Union and Arab Nationalism, 1917-1966

    By Hashim S.H. Behbehani

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    China’s foreign policy in the Arab world is important because it reflects China’s general foreign policy. In this study, first published in 1981, the author draws upon a wealth of previously unpublished and inaccessible material to analyse Chinese attitudes in three cases: the two Arab liberation...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Role of the Military in Politics

    A Case Study of Iraq to 1941

    By Mohammad A. Tarbush

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This book, first published in 1982, attempts to explain how and why Iraqi military intervened in the affairs of state between 1936 and 1941. The intention is not to describe the various coups of this period, but to explain the gradual assumption of a political role by the Iraqi army and the...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Pan-Islam

    History and Politics

    By Jacob M. Landau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Few ideas have excited such passions over the years as Pan-Islam, and few have been the subject of so many contradictory interpretations. Based on a shared religious sentiment, the politics of Muslim unity and solidarity have had to contend with the impact of both secularism and nationalism....

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. China and the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen

    A Report

    Edited by Hashim S.H. Behbehani

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This report, first published in 1985, was compiled by members of the People’s Democratic Republic of Yemen (South Yemen) and is an interesting historical document. Because of the PDRY’s own political orientation the leadership, when it came to power, sought help, advice and assistance from other...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Arabs in Israel

    A Political Study

    By Jacob M. Landau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This book, first published in 1969, presents a comprehensive survey and analysis of the political behaviour of the Arabs in Israel, covering the period from the founding of the State to the Six-Day War in 1967. While the socio-economic background is outlined, the chief emphasis is on the political...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Communication Crisis at Kent State

    A Case Study

    By Phillip K. Tompkins, Elaine Vanden Bout Anderson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1971. On May 4th, 1970, shots fired by the Ohio National Guard at Kent State University were heard around the world. People were either outraged by the killings or outraged at the students. Instant experts rendered the judgment that it was all a problem of communication....

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Communications and the 'Third World'

    By Geoffrey Reeves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1971. An introduction to the rapidly-changing field of modern communications at the time, this book brings together a wide range of literature from Africa, Asia and Latin America. It presents a critical revaluation of the dominant theoretical perspectives which informed...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge