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New and Published Books

  1. Pan-Caribbean Integration

    Beyond CARICOM

    Edited by Patsy Lewis, Terri-Ann Gilbert-Roberts, Jessica Byron

    Series: The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

    A critical part of the history of regionalism in Latin America and the Caribbean is to be found in the widening of the economic and functional relationships among the English-speaking Caribbean to embrace other countries in the Greater Caribbean. Bringing together a range of international experts...

    Published December 18th 2017 by Routledge

  2. Governing in a Global World

    Women in Public Service

    Edited by Maria J. D'Agostino, Marilyn Marks Rubin

    Governing in a Global World captures the panorama of women governing around the world. Even though the modern era marks history’s greatest advancements for women, worldwide they hold fewer than 30 percent of decision-making positions and are often missing from negotiating tables where policies are...

    Published December 5th 2017 by Routledge

  3. Conventional Versus Non-conventional Political Participation in Turkey

    Dimensions, Means, and Consequences

    Edited by Cristiano Bee, Ayhan Kaya

    This book focuses on the emergence of different forms of civic and political activism in Turkey. It has taken into account different components of active citizenship, specifically looking at the development of civic and political forms of activism that bridge the realms of conventional and...

    Published December 5th 2017 by Routledge

  4. Political Leadership in the European Union

    Edited by Ingeborg Tömmel, Amy Verdun

    Series: Journal of European Integration Special Issues

    The challenges that have been facing the European Union in recent years have given rise to the question: who leads the EU? This book offers a systematic analysis of political leadership in the EU. This volume offers a theoretical and conceptual analysis of political leadership in the EU. It deals...

    Published December 5th 2017 by Routledge

  5. Human Rights and Conflict Resolution

    Bridging the Theoretical and Practical Divide

    Edited by Claudia Fuentes Julio, Paula Drumond

    Series: Global Institutions

    Human rights and conflict resolution have been traditionally perceived as two separate fields, sometimes in competition or in tension and occasionally with contradictory approaches towards achieving a lasting peace. Although human rights norms have been incorporated and institutionalized by various...

    Published November 21st 2017 by Routledge

  6. The Indian Parliament and Democratic Transformation

    Edited by Ajay K. Mehra

    This book traces the trajectory of the Indian Parliament from its formation to present day. The essays presented here explore parliamentary democracy through the formative years and highlight the Parliament’s function as a representative and accountable institution, its procedures and...

    Published November 21st 2017 by Routledge India

  7. Sectarianism in the Contemporary Middle East

    Edited by Simon Mabon, Lucia Ardovini

    In recent years, the term sectarianism has been widely used to explain contemporary affairs across the Middle East and North Africa. A range of assumptions about the nature of sectarianism have become prevalent amongst scholars and policy makers who engage with these areas, in part driven by the...

    Published November 8th 2017 by Routledge

  8. Politics and Governance in Indonesia

    The Police in the Era of Reformasi

    By Muradi

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    How does an authoritarian state reform its police force following a transition to democracy? In 1998, Indonesia, the third largest country in the world, faced just such a challenge. Policing had long been managed under the jurisdiction of the military, as an instrument of the Suharto regime – and...

    Published October 26th 2017 by Routledge

  9. Theorising NATO

    New perspectives on the Atlantic alliance

    Edited by Mark Webber, Adrian Hyde-Price

    Scholarship on NATO is often preoccupied with key episodes in the development of the organisation and so, for the most part, has remained inattentive to theory. This book addresses that gap in the literature. It provides a comprehensive analysis of NATO through a range of theoretical perspectives...

    Published October 23rd 2017 by Routledge

  10. Political Participation in Asia

    Defining and Deploying Political Space

    Edited by Eva Hansson, Meredith L. Weiss

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    A combination of economic transformation, political transitions and changes in media have substantially, if incrementally, altered the terrain for political participation globally, particularly in Asia, home to several of the most dramatic such shifts over the past two decades. This book explores...

    Published October 20th 2017 by Routledge