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International Relations Theories: Discipline and Diversity 4ed

Paperback, 21/01/2016, £33.99
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, £12.99
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.

War of Words: Language Politics and 9/11

7, 22/07/2004, £21.99
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, £25.99
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, £41.99
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.

Politics Without Sovereignty: A Critique of Contemporary International Relations

Paperback, 21/12/2006, £36.99
The classical doctrine of sovereignty is widely seen as totalitarian, producing external aggression and internal repression. This book attempts to challenge the trend in international relations scholarship - the common antipathy to sovereignty. It is suitable for students of political science, international relations, security studies, and others.

Political Islam

Paperback, 29/09/2010, £37.99
As the topic of political Islam gains increased visibility in international politics and current affairs, it has become more difficult to navigate the vast literature that is devoted to explaining this phenomenon. This reader provides the student with an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the study of political Islam.

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.

Geographical Dimensions of Terrorism

Paperback, 27/03/2003, £40.99
Undertaken as part of the National Science Foundation's call for research associated with 9/11 terrorist attacks, this volume contains research addressing the immediate role and utility of geographical information and technologies in emergency management.

Coming of Globalization : Its Evolution and Contemporary Consequences

Paperback, 29/01/2001, £44.99
This work provides a context for understanding what globilization means for human society. It describes the underlying processes which have led to globilization and then sets out the present stage in the evolution of these processes in three vital areas.

Diplomacy Theory and Practice 4ed

Paperback, 14/01/2010, £26.00
Diplomacy, widely recognized as the standard textbook on its subject and already translated into six languages, has been comprehensively updated, reorganized and greatly expanded. There are new chapters on consuls, public diplomacy, special envoys, and how agreements are best followed up, the last featuring a close look at 'No torture' agreements.

India: The Road Ahead

Paperback, 07/06/2012, £12.99
Since the Indian economy was liberated from bureaucratic, socialist controls in 1991, it has developed rapidly. Have the changes had any impact on the poor and marginalised? And, can India's democracy contain the mounting resentment of those left out of the economic order? This book answers such questions.

Everything Is Broken

Paperback, 07/07/2011, £8.99
The book that provides the fullest picture yet of what life inside Burma is really like.

Finding George Orwell In Burma

Paperback, 07/07/2011, £8.99
'Larkin's reportage on Burma is every bit as fascinating as Orwell's Burmese essays of the 1930s' - Observer

Neoclassical Realism and Defence Reform in Post-Cold War Europe

Hardback, 30/07/2010, £89.99
Dyson explains the convergence and divergence between British, French and German defence reforms in the post-Cold War era. He engages with cultural and realist theories and develops a neoclassical realist approach to change and stasis in defence policy, bringing new material to bear on the factors which have affected defence reforms.

Progress in International Relations Theory: Appraising the Field

Paperback, 03/10/2003, £30.00
An investigation of how international relations theorists can best evaluate the effectiveness of their discipline.

Neoclassical Realism in European Politics: Bringing Power Back in

Hardback, 01/07/2012, £80.00
Provides a concise, provocative analysis of understanding relations at a time when the international system is in transition from unipolarity to multipolarity. In exploring the tenets of neoclassical realism, this work reasserts traditional ways of understanding international politics in terms of power and influence.

Rethinking Realism in International Relations: Between Tradition and Innovation

Paperback, 01/09/2009, £26.00
The volume editors conclude with an assessment of the current state of realism and suggest ways for the debate to progress.

Quantum Mind and Social Science: Unifying Physical and Social Ontology

Paperback, 20/04/2015, £24.99
A unique contribution to the understanding of social science, showing the implications of quantum physics for the nature of human society.

Challenge of Grand Strategy: The Great Powers and the Broken Balance Between the World Wars

Paperback, 27/06/2013, £37.99
Historians and political scientists re-examine the conventional wisdom of grand strategies pursued by the great powers during the interwar years.

European Energy Studies: The European Energy Union

Hardback, 01/02/2016, £84.50
This book shows how the creation of a European Energy Union might be an effective and viable solution to the energy security problems that the EU is facing. The aim is to make it easier to trade energy inside the EU. The EU currently has to rely on energy-rich countries for its energy needs, many of whom are politically and economically unstable.

Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations

Paperback, 08/12/2016, £36.99
The best-selling introduction to international relations offers the most comprehensive coverage of the key theories and global issues in world politics, written by the leading experts in the field.

Unravelling: High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq

Paperback, 05/05/2016, £9.99
The riveting first-hand account of a young British civilian woman who volunteered to help rebuild Iraq immediately after the invasion in 2003, and soon found herself as a political advisor to the US military.

Blinded by Humanity: Inside the UN's Humanitarian Operations

Paperback, 30/04/2016, £20.00
An insider account of humanitarian intervention at the UN

Reagan and Thatcher

Paperback, 07/03/2013, £10.99
The uneasy alliance that lay at the heart of the relationship of two of the most powerful and controversial leaders of the late 20th century: Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan. For three decades, historians have cited the long-term alliance of Reagan and Thatcher as an example of the special bond between the US and Britain.

Making Globalization Work

Paperback, 06/09/2007, £10.99
Offers real, concrete ways to deal with third world debt, make trade fair and tackle global warming. In this title, the author changed the views of the public and world leaders alike by showing why globalization doesn't work for the world's poor.

Dead Aid

7, 28/01/2010, £9.99
Reveals why millions are actually poorer because of aid, unable to escape corruption and reduced, in the West's eyes, to a childlike state of beggary. In this book, the author shows how, with access to capital and with the right policies, even the poorest nations can turn themselves around.

Wretched Of The Earth

Paperback, 06/12/2001, £9.99
Provides inspiration for anti-colonial movements ever since, analysing the role of class, race, national culture and violence in the struggle for freedom. In this book, the author makes clear the economic and psychological degradation inflicted by imperialism.

Political System of the European Union 3ed

Paperback, 01/03/2011, £34.99
Systematically revised and rewritten throughout, and updated to cover the impact ofthe Lisbon Treaty, this highly-successful and ground-breaking text remains unique in analyzing the EU as a political system using the methods of comparative political science.

Ever Closer Union: An Introduction to European Integration 4ed

Paperback, 03/08/2010, £34.99
Ever Closer Union clearly and engagingly introduces the complexities of European integration. The 4th edition is fully revised and updated to take account of major changes in the EU, including full coverage of the impact of the Lisbon Treaty.

Theories of International Relations 5ed

Paperback, 24/04/2013, £31.99
The fully updated and revised fifth edition of this widely-used text provides a comprehensive survey of leading perspectives in the field. Updated throughout to take account of major events and developments, such as the Arab Spring, it also includes new material on neo-realism and neo-liberalism, postcolonialism and cosmopolitanism.

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.

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


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.

Euro: And Its Threat to the Future of Europe

Hardback, 16/08/2016, £20.00
Can the euro be saved? Laying bare the European Central Bank's misguided inflation-only mandate and explaining why austerity has condemned Europe to unending stagnation, the author outlines the fundamental reforms necessary to the structure of the eurozone and the policies imposed on the member countries suffering the most.

Governmentality: Critical Encounters

Paperback, 07/06/2012, £37.99
This text provides senior undergraduates and graduate students with an accessible but challenging introduction to the debate on 'governmentality' and the continued relevance of this body of work for the study of global politics.

Choose Your Weapons: The British Foreign Secretary

Paperback, 20/01/2011, £14.99
'A page-turning book about the history of British foreign policy' INDEPENDENT

Karama! Journeys Through the Arab Spring

Paperback, 04/08/2011, £8.99
An extraordinary journey of discovery through Egypt, Tunisia and Libya, revisting these places in the immediate aftermath of the uprisings and talking to the people whom he meets.

Trust in International Cooperation

Paperback, 01/12/2011, £16.99
Challenges conventional wisdoms concerning the role of trust in the origins of international cooperation and bipartisanship in US foreign policy.



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