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Decolonization Reader

Paperback, 12/06/2003, £32.99
Provides a thorough understanding of the impact of decolonization on world history and cross-cultural encounters worlwide.

Lawfare: Law as a Weapon of War

Hardback, 28/01/2016, £23.99
In Lawfare, author Orde Kittrie's draws on his experiences as a lawfare practitioner, US State Department attorney, and international law scholar in analyzing the theory and practice of the strategic leveraging of law as an increasingly powerful and effective weapon in the current global security landscape.

Foreign Policy in a Transformed world

Paperback, 13/05/2002, £44.99
This text examines foreign policy in relation to "change and transformation". It discusses traditional assumptions about foreign policy and foreign policy-making, and develops a framework to facilitate analysis of the challenges faced by foreign policy-makers in the late 1990s.

Civil Resistance in the Arab Spring: Triumphs and Disasters

Hardback, 07/01/2016, £29.49
This volume is a lively and scholarly illustrated account of the tumultuous events in key countries in the Middle East and North Africa during and since the period of the Arab Spring that began in December 2010.

Will Africa Feed China?

Hardback, 07/01/2016, £18.99
In this clear-eyed and incisive book, one of the world's leading authorities on China's relationship with Africa exposes the myths and realities of the so-called "Chinese land grab".

Crisis and Recovery: Ethics, Economics and Justice

Hardback, 23/09/2010, £44.99
During the ongoing global financial crisis, a lack of moral and ethical leadership in society has been exposed. The Most Reverend Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury and Larry Elliott, The Guardian, bring together their thoughts on the issues of ethics and morality in business, with contributions from leading business figures.

Winter is Coming: Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must be Stopped

Paperback, 03/03/2016, £10.99
The stunning story of Russia's slide back into a dictatorship - and how the West is now paying the price for allowing it to happen.

Mission Accomplished?

Paperback, 30/07/2015, £10.99
When is intervention justified? Simon Jenkins here writes why the West needs to stay out of it.

Globalization, Institutions and Governance

Paperback, 26/10/2011, £29.99
Authored by the expert in the field, the content of this book takes an IPE approach, covers practical as well as theoretical issues, and encourages critical analysis of globalisation by considering alternative approaches.

International Society, Global Polity: An Introduction to International Political Theory

Paperback, 11/12/2014, £27.99
Moving from conventional accounts of the society of states to non-state-centric understandings of global politics, this book presents readers with a state-of-the-art overview of international political theory.

Clash of Civilizations: And the Remaking of World Order

Paperback, 05/06/2002, £9.99
The classic study of post-Cold War international relations, now even more relevant in the post-September 11 world.

Foreign Policy in a Constructed World

7, 30/06/2001, £30.99
The fifth volume in this series applies states' actions in the world to the study of foreign policy. Part I introduces constructivism for foreign policy studies. Part II presents case studies of it's application and Part III reviews the results.

Origins of NATO

Paperback, 01/06/1990, £19.99
This collection of papers by scholars from Britain, France, Germany, Holland and the United States highlights the complex and divergent nature of the diplomatic process that led to the conclusion of the North Atlantic Treaty in 1949.

Islamic State: The Digital Caliphate

Paperback, 17/10/2015, £9.99
Packed full of information, this book offers a unique and indispensable insight into the origins and operations of IS. Atwan, a well-known Arab journalist and expert on extremist groups, had exclusive access to militants close to IS and his findings are based on interviews with jihadists who were in the same cell as Baghdadi.

What's Really Wrong with the Middle East

Paperback, 01/09/2009, £10.99
Western governments see the Middle East only in terms of its impact on the West. But how do people in the Middle East view their own countries, governments and institutions? This book analyses the views of Arabs living in the region and articulates the opportunities and challenges facing ordinary men and women.

Burying the Past: Making Peace and Doing Justice After Civil Conflict

Paperback, 27/05/2003, £22.50
This work asks "How do newly democratic nations put to rest the conflicts of the past?" Beginning with an examination of reconciliation on the political and psychological level, it covers the quality of peace as it has been forged in the civil conflicts in Rwanda, South Africa, Chile and Guatemala.

Foreign Policy of the European Union 2ed

Paperback, 23/01/2014, £32.99
A comprehensive analysis of the foreign policy of the EU assessing the history, actors, processes, partnerships and rivalries of this key area of EU policy. The second edition includes additional case studies, a new chapter on foreign policy analysis, and is fully revised and updated to take account of the latest trends, issues and research.

European Union as a Diplomatic Actor

Hardback, 04/11/2014, £89.99
This collection brings together leading scholars and practitioners to assess the processes, institutions and outcomes of the EU's collective diplomatic engagement in the fields of security, human rights, trade and finance and environmental politics. It analyzes successes and failures in the EU's search for global influence in the post-Lisbon era.

Banal Nationalism

Paperback, 15/08/1995, £34.99
The author of this study turns his attention to the everyday, less visible forms of nationalism that are deeply ingrained in contemporary consciousness. This form of nationalism, which is neither exotic nor remote, he describes as "banal nationalism".

Europe Inc.

Paperback, 12/09/2003, £24.99
Shows how transnational corporations use lobby groups to shape EU policy. New updated edition

Unmanned: Drone Warfare and Global Security

Paperback, 09/04/2014, £22.99
Shows how unmanned systems are changing not simply how wars are fought, but the meaning of conflict itself.

Governing Globalization

Paperback, 25/10/2002, £24.99
Since the UNa s creation in 1945 a vast nexus of global and regional institutions has evolved, surrounded by a proliferation of non--governmental agencies and advocacy networks seeking to influence the agenda and direction of international public policy.

International Theory: Positivism and Beyond

Paperback, 13/06/1996, £26.99
Key figures who have made leading contributions to the development of international theory provide a major survey of the state of the subject.

Imperialism, Sovereignty and the Making of International Law

Paperback, 26/04/2007, £42.99
Examines the relationship between imperialism and international law.

Freedom Next Time

Paperback, 04/06/2007, £9.99
Looks at five countries, in each of which a long struggle for freedom has taken place; in each the people, having shed blood and dreams, are still waiting. This book shows us the lives behind the headlines.

What Price Liberty?

Paperback, 04/02/2010, £9.99
With fear of terrorism, crime and social chaos putting our ideal of individual liberty very much into retreat, how can we maintain the principles we fought so hard to attain? This title takes us through four centuries of civil liberty; how it was constructed, and has been re-thought and re-fought to adapt to new circumstances.

Making War and Building Peace

7, 15/05/2006, £41.00
Examines how well United Nations peacekeeping missions work after civil war. Statistically analyzing all civil wars since 1945, this book compares peace processes that had UN involvement to those that didn't. It argues that each mission must be designed to fit the conflict, with the right authority and adequate resources.

Good-Bye Hegemony!: Power and Influence in the Global System

Paperback, 23/04/2014, £21.00
Many policymakers, journalists, and scholars insist that US hegemony is essential for warding off global chaos. This book argues that hegemony is a fiction propagated to support a large defense establishment, justify American claims to world leadership, and buttress the self-esteem of voters.

Research Methods in International Relations

Paperback, 14/04/2015, £27.99
Focussing specifically on methods most relevant to International Relations, this exciting new text guides students through the entire research process and provides students with plenty of specific examples, table and figures and suggested further readings

McDonaldization of Society

Paperback, 03/12/2014, £42.99
The latest edition of George Ritzer's seminal book. One of the most popular sociology titles of all time, from a hugely respected name in the field.

Battle for Saudi Arabia

Paperback, 12/01/2003, £6.99

Trafficking & global crime control

Paperback, 17/11/2010, £29.99
Addresses all the major areas of debate including organised crime, human rights, transnational policing and accountability.

Putin's oil

Hardback, 15/02/2010, £20.00
Investigates Vladimir Putin's war for control of Russia's vast oil reserves, in particular Mikhail Khodorkovsky's oil firm, Yukos. This title also investigates the complex world of Kremlin politics, including conspiracies and conspiracy theories, allegations that Roman Abramovitch plotted with Putin to destroy Khodorkovsky.

Sage Handbook of Governance

Paperback, 25/03/2013, £30.00
With chapters from an internationally renowned set of scholars, this is the first Handbook to examine this vibrant and developing field.

Under the Black Flag: At the Frontier of the New Jihad

Paperback, 30/09/2015, £10.99
The inside account of ISIS, including first-hand accounts and interviews.

New Rulers of the World

Paperback, 26/02/2016, £8.99
Pilger tackles the injustices and double standards inherent in the politics of globalization and exposes the terrible truth behind the power and wealth of states and corporations.

New World Order

Hardback, 03/05/2007, £9.99
Written by an offbeat travel writer, this work presents the essence of various countries around the planet, revealing the globe's top nations and which ones are really letting the side down.

Breaking of Nations

7, 02/09/2004, £8.99
The landmark book by 'Europe's pre-eminent scholar-diplomat' (Robert Kagan), now in paperback: 'You have no excuse: if you want to be a responsible citizen and understand your country's foreign policy, you must read this book.' (Johann Hari, Independent on Sunday)

Earth in Balance

Paperback, 01/06/2007, £20.99
Al Gore leads the charge against climate change, the world's greatest threat. This book lets you know Gore.

Companion to Marx's Capital

Paperback, 01/12/2009, £11.99
Offers interpretations of Marx's most famous work, "Capital".

Seventh Man

Paperback, 01/10/2010, £11.99
John Berger introduces a new edition of his seminal study of migrant workers, illustrated by photographer Jean Mohr.


Paperback, 01/01/2009, £9.99
Argues that the physical violence we see is often generated by the systemic violence that sustains our political and economic systems. With the help of eminent philosophers and frequent references to popular culture, this title examines the causes of violent outbreaks like those seen in Israel and Palestine and in terrorist acts around the world.

Nothing to Envy

Paperback, 08/07/2010, £9.99
A groundbreaking view into the lives of six ordinary citizens in the world's most secretive country, by an award-winning foreign correspondent.

Facts are subversive

Paperback, 01/03/2010, £9.99
'Timothy Garton Ash is the best and most perceptive political writer of our time, and this book is a wonderful distillation of his thoughts on an extraordinary range of subjects. They were excellent as individual essays; put together like this, they shine the clearest of lights on an entire decade.' John Simpson

Cyberpolitics in International Relations

Paperback, 11/12/2012, £27.00
An examination of the ways cyberspace is changing both the theory and the practice of international relations.

Psychology of Terrorism : Coping with the Continuing Threat

Hardback, 30/06/2004, £29.00
Seven chapters have been drawn from the 4-volume work 'The Psychology of Terrorism' and these will enable lay readers and professionals to recognize and treat symptoms of biological attack, take basic steps to prepare for terrorist incidents and find resources for more information.

Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Pakistan-Afghanistan Frontier

Hardback, 02/05/2014, £18.99
The true story of the Taliban's remarkable resurgence in Pakistan and war-torn Afghanistan more than a decade after the U.S. military's post-9/11 incursion

Oxford Handbook of International Relations

Paperback, 01/07/2010, £30.00
This Oxford Handbook assembles the world's leading scholars in International Relations to present diverse perspectives about purposes, questions, theories, and methods. It will become the first point of reference for scholars and students interested in these key issues.

Strategy: A History

Hardback, 17/01/2014, £25.00
One of the world's leading authorities on war and international politics synthesizes the vast history of strategy's evolution in this consistently engaging and surprising account of how it came to pervade every aspect of life.



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