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Major Works: Politics & International Relations

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 486 new and published major works in the subject of Politics & International Relations — sorted by publish date from newer books to older 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. 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...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Library Editions: World War II in Asia

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: World War II in Asia

    The 4 volumes in this set, originally published between 1980 and 1983, bring to light and focus on the conflict between Japan and Australia and Japan and the USA. Timothy Hall’s volumes, richly illustrated with black & white photographs, used highly contentious documents as their sources and...

    Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine collects in a 15-volume set a range of out-of-print titles from a variety of imprints. Examining the thorny issue of the Arab-Israeli conflict from all angles, the books in the set cover a range of time periods and viewpoints with an aim to provide...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Rift in Israel (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    Religious Authority and Secular Democracy

    By S. Clement Leslie

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The subject matter of this book, first published in 1971, is not less relevant, though less familiar, than the military adventures of Israel. For the book deals with the spiritual tensions that underlie and go far to explain the conduct of the country, standing as it does at the heart of some of...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Palestinian Leadership on the West Bank (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    The Changing Role of the Arab Mayors under Jordan and Israel

    By Moshe Maoz

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The West Bank has for generations been the core area of the Palestinian-Arab community and of its national movement. Since 1967, it has become the main area of confrontation in the prolonged conflict between Palestinian-Arab and Jewish-Zionist nationalism. The Palestinian armed organization, the...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Covenant and the Sword (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    Arab-Israeli Relations, 1948-56

    By Earl Berger

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The central argument in this book, first published in 1965, is that the Israelis invaded Egypt in 1956 because they could see no other feasible way out of their predicament: they believed that Egypt, either alone or together with other Arab states, would move to destroy them once it had acquired...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Israel and the Arab World (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    By C.H. Dodd, M.E. Sales

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The Arab-Israeli conflict provides the world with one of its most intractable and dangerous problems. This documentary analysis of the period, first published in 1970, from the First World War to 1968 will be welcomed by all those who seek an impartial understanding of the problem. The editors have...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Facts and Fables (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    The Arab-Israeli Conflict

    By Clifford A. Wright

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The Arab-Israeli conflict is one of the greatest threats to world peace today. Yet for all the importance and passion of this conflict very little is actually known about the story behind the headlines. Behind each confrontation and each act of terrorism is a long and deep story. This primer on the...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Emergence of the Palestinian-Arab National Movement, 1918-1929 (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    By Yehoshua Porath

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The resurgence of Palestinian nationalism in the wake of the 1967 Arab-Israeli war tended to overshadow the fact that Palestinian national consciousness is not a new phenomenon, but traces its origins back to the time when the first stirrings of nationalism were being felt in many parts of the...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Palestine in the Arab Dilemma (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    By Walid W. Kazziha

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    For a long time the understanding of the Palestinian question has been dominated by the views offered by the Arab governments on the Israeli establishment. But any close examination of the policies of the Arab regimes would reveal that they have done very little to alleviate the plight of the...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge