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Rethinking Labour Africa Past Prese

by Lynn Schler, Louise Bethlehem & Galia Sabar

This book offers a broad range of perspectives on major transformations in the research of labor in Africa contexts over the last twenty years. This is a groundbreaking work by social scientists and historians;...


Futures of the City Region, Neuman

by Michael Neuman & Angela Hull

Does the 'city region' constitute a new departure in urbanisation? If so, what are the key elements of that departure? The realities of the urban in the 21st century are increasingly complex and polychromatic....


Feminism Counts, Quant Methods & Re: Quantitative Methods and Researching Gender

by Christina Hughes & Rachel Lara Cohen

This is an important and timely text that provides a unique overview of contemporary quantitative approaches to gender research. The contributors are internationally recognised researchers from the UK, USA and...


Europe & the Management of Globaliz

by Wade Jacoby & Sophie Meunier

European politicians often speak of their efforts to 'manage globalization.' At one level, this is merely a rhetorical device to make globalization more palatable to citizens and prove that policy-makers are...


Renewing International Labour Stud

by Marcus Taylor

This volume seeks to re-energise the paradigm of the New International Labour Studies by detailing how struggles over the construction, reproduction, utilisation and restructuring of labour forces are the contested...


Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty

by Rajiv Nayan

The relationship of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty with India has been an interesting subject in the field of security studies. The nuclearisation of India and its subsequent rise are further forcing...


The Beijing Olympic, Promoting China: Soft and Hard Power in Global Politics

by Kevin Caffrey

The Beijing 2008 Olympic ceremonies were spectacular performances and technological accomplishments by the People's Republic of China. However, the audience in Beijing was only the most overt element of a global...


Conventional Idiocy: Why the New America is Sick of Old Politics

by Rick Sanchez

CNN anchor and TV news social media pioneer Rick Sanchez cuts through the bull to fearlessly share what Americans are really thinking.

It's time for the conventional idiots to wake up—because Americans have...


Diaspora & Citizenship Sutherland

by Claire Sutherland & Elena Barabantseva

This collection of papers discusses the impact of diasporas on the articulations and practices of legal, political, cultural and social citizenship in their country of origin. While the majority of current citizenship...


Cohesion Policy & Multi-Level Gover

by Ian Bache & George Andreou

This book considers the extent to which EU cohesion policy and related pre-accession instruments are contributing to the development of more compound polities in south east Europe and, specifically, promoting...


Promoting Party Politic in Emerging

by Peter Burnell & Andre W. M. Gerrits

This book offers a critical and comparative examination of international support to political parties and party systems in emerging and prospective new democracies in several world regions. It combines the insights...


Somalia, Too Dangerous, Too Importa

by Brian J. Hesse

The situation in Somalia today embodies some of the most pressing issues in international relations. How should the international community deal with the collapsed state that is Somalia? From the presence of...


European Union, Russia Shared Neigh

by Jackie Gower & Graham Timmins

The conflict in South Ossetia in the summer of 2008 and the Ukrainian energy crisis in early 2009 served to highlight the tensions that continue to influence EU-Russia relations in regard to the region comprising...


Women, Sport, Society - Park: Further Reflections, Reaffirming Mary Wollstonecraft

by Roberta J Park & Patricia Vertinsky

During the last four decades women's and gender history have become vibrant fields including studies of attitudes regarding the limited physical and other abilities of females as well as studies of the accomplishments...


Regional Organizations African Secu

by FREDRIK SODERBAUM & Rodrigo Tavares

The African continent is plagued by some of the most brutal and violent conflicts in the world. At the same time that warfare is changing, so has the state's capacity to provide security and political stability...


Global Ideologies & Urban Landscape

by Manfred B. Steger & Anne McNevin

How do political ideologies and urban landscapes intersect in the context of globalization? This volume illuminates the production of ideologies as both discursive and spatial phenomena in distinct contributions...


Improving Water Policy & Governance

by Cecilia Tortajada & Asit K. Biswas

Old forms of governance in both public and private sectors are becoming increasingly irrelevant because of rapidly changing conditions. Because of these changes, both governance processes and the scope of the...


Nigeria at Fifty - Obadare Society: The Nation in Narration

by Ebenezer Obadare & Wale Adebanwi

Nigeria, Africa's most populous and biggest democracy, celebrates her fiftieth year as an independent nation in October 2010. As the cliché states, 'As Nigeria goes, so goes Africa'. This book frames the socio-historical...


Democracy & Violence: Global Debates and Local Challenges

by John Schwarzmantel & Hendrik Jan Kraetzschmar

Illustrated most dramatically by the events of 9/11 and the subsequent 'war on terror', violence represents a challenge to democratic politics and to the establishment of liberal-democratic regimes. Liberal-democracies...


The Politics of Biofuels

by Saturnino M. Borras Jr., Philip McMichael & Ian Scoones

This book addresses key questions on biofuels within agrarian political economy, political sociology and political ecology. Contributions are based on fresh empirical materials from different parts of the world....