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Pakistan 3ed

Paperback, 11/09/2009, £12.99
Includes material on the Taliban insurgency, the Musharraf years, the return and subsequent assassination of Benazir Bhutto, and the unlikely election as president of Asif Ali Zardari.

European External Action Service: European Diplomacy Post-Westphalia

Hardback, 12/08/2015, £73.00
This book questions whether the institutions and practices of the emerging EU diplomatic system conform to established standards of the state-centric diplomatic order; or whether practice is paving the way for innovative, even revolutionary, forms of diplomatic organisation.

Foreign Policy: Thinking Outside the Box

Paperback, 29/06/2016, £23.99

European Union as a Diplomatic Actor

Paperback, 14/01/2014, £69.99
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.

Twenty Years' Crisis, 1919-1939: Reissued with a New Preface from Michael Cox

Paperback, 06/12/2016, £27.99
The issues and themes he develops in this book continue to have relevance to modern day concerns with power and its distribution in the international system. Michael Cox's critical introduction provides the reader with background information about the author, the context for the book, its main themes and contemporary relevance.

Quest for a European Strategic Culture: Changing Norms on Security and Defence in the European Union

Hardback, 08/11/2006, £79.99
Investigates whether strategic norms and beliefs held in different countries have become more similar since 1989 and explores the implications for the viability of a common European Security and Defence Policy. This work argues that national strategic cultures, although distinct, have been subject to three learning mechanisms since 1989.

How I Stopped Being a Jew

Hardback, 30/09/2014, £9.99
An autobiographical essay on Jewish identity from the acclaimed author of The Invention of the Jewish People

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.

Banal Nationalism

Paperback, 15/08/1995, £36.99
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".

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, £23.00
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, £33.99
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.

Census and Identity: The Politics of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in National Censuses

Paperback, 15/11/2001, £24.99
Examines how states pigeon-hole people within categories of race, ethnicity and language.


Paperback, 13/05/2010, £30.99
This is a major new textbook on International Relations theory which combines coverage of the main contending theories and approaches with cross-cutting coverage of key current issues and debates; of the philosophical foundations of IR theory; and of why different theories are addressed to different research agendas.

Research Methods in International Relations

Paperback, 14/04/2015, £28.99
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, £30.99
Addresses all the major areas of debate including organised crime, human rights, transnational policing and accountability.

Putin's oil

Hardback, 15/02/2010, £25.00
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, £11.99
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, £21.99
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

Freedom from Fear - Aung San Suu Kyi

7, 04/02/2010, £9.99
Collects writings from the Nobel Peace prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi. Bringing together her powerful speeches, letters and interviews, this collection gives a voice to Burma's 'woman of destiny', whose fate remains in the hands of her enemies.

International Relations Theories: Discipline and Diversity 4ed

Paperback, 21/01/2016, £35.99
Written by the most influential scholars in International Relations, the fourth edition of this bestselling textbook provides a lively introduction to all the major theories of International Relations and draws on case studies to show how theory can help explain the dynamics of world politics.

Secret Country

Paperback, 21/05/1992, £12.99
Expatriate journalist and film-maker John Pilger writes about his homeland with life-long affection and a passionately critical eye. In this fully updated edition of A Secret Country, he pays tribute to a little known Australia and tells a story of high political drama.


7, 01/02/2001, £14.99
By the journalist who won the International Reporter of the Year award and the United Nations Association Media Peace Prize, this book brings together the episodes for which his journalism is renowned, analyzing the nature of both these great upheavals and the domestic tragedies he has encountered.

Distant Voices

Paperback, 16/06/1994, £14.99
No copy exists.

Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and Its Triumphs

Paperback, 06/10/2005, £14.99
A selection of articles, broadcasts, and books extracts that revealed important and disturbing truths, ranging from across many of the critical events, scandals, and struggles. This book bears witness to epic injustices committed against the peoples of Vietnam, Cambodia, East Timor, and Palestine.

Talking to Terrorists

Paperback, 19/11/2015, £10.99
Drawing on conflicts from Colombia and Sri Lanka to Palestine and South Africa, this book is about how and why we should talk to terrorists.

Hidden Agendas

Paperback, 26/03/1998, £14.99
Based upon "Distant Voices", this work gathers together essays on a range of subjects including Burma, Fleet Street, East Timor, Vietnam, the media and UK politics.

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.

Cyberpolitics in International Relations

Paperback, 11/12/2012, £7.99
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

War of Words: Language Politics and 9/11

7, 22/07/2004, £34.99
Timely and penetrating, War of Words shows how the stories we told after the attacks fashioned a post-9/11 American identity and reinscribed our national beliefs.

Consumerism in World History

Paperback, 08/02/2006, £27.99
Drawing on research of the consumer experience in the West and Japan, this title examines societies less renowned for consumerism, such as Africa. By relating consumerism to other issues in world history, it forces reassessment of our understanding of both consumerism and global history. It is suitable for students of world history.

Conflict and Peace Building in Divided Societies: Responses to Ethnic

Paperback, 15/02/2007, £43.99
Provides an integrated account of ethnic, nationality and sectarian conflicts in the contemporary world including the role of myths, the mass media and the ethnification of identities as contributors to ethnic conflicts and wars. This work provides an overview of the conflict and peace processes in Bosnia, Northern Ireland, and the Middle East.
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