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Unwinding: Thirty Years of American Decline

Paperback, 02/05/2019, £9.99
*WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR NON-FICTION*`A Great American Novel in the guise of a Great Nonfiction Epic, The Unwinding we truly like the world we have made for ourselves?' The TimesAmerica is in crisis.

11 Life Lessons from Nelson Mandela

Paperback, 02/05/2019, £8.99
And as Mandela grew older, Ndaba had the chance to repay his grandfather's love and support by demonstrating the ways in which he'd understood all that he had taught him.

Ungrateful Refugee

Hardback, 30/05/2019, £16.99
A timely, provocative and personal examination of the refugee experience

Rethinking Global Governance

Paperback, 05/03/2019, £33.99
This is an essential text for undergraduate and postgraduate students studying Global Governance or International Organizations, and is also important reading for those working on Political Economy, International Development and Globalization.

Introduction to Global Studies

Paperback, 28/09/2018, £32.99
This textbook provides a multidisciplinary introduction to Global and International Studies. Assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, this textbook is ideal for undergraduate students worldwide who are taking introductory modules in Global and International Studies.

Developments in Russian Politics 9ed

Paperback, 27/11/2018, £32.99
The 9th iteration of this go-to textbook on contemporary Russian politics offers comprehensive and critical discussion of the country's most recent developments, providing substantive coverage of the key areas in domestic and foreign Russian politics.

Russian Foreign Policy

Paperback, 27/12/2018, £34.99
Written by two leading scholars, this cutting-edge textbook provides a comprehensive re-evaluation of Russian foreign policy in the 21st century, covering its historical development, key institutions and actors, and processes, principles and strategies.

Why it's still kicking off everywhere: the new global revolutions

Paperback, 04/01/2013, £9.99

Landgrabbers: The New Fight Over Who Owns The Earth

Paperback, 28/03/2013, £9.99
What do City speculators, Gulf oil sheikhs, Chinese entrepreneurs, big-name financiers like George Soros and industry titans like Richard Branson buy when they go shopping? The result is an eye-opening, extraordinarily important examination of the most profound ethical and economic issue in the world today.

Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations 8ed

Paperback, 02/01/2020, £37.99
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.

Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth

Hardback, 04/02/2020, £20.00
Because Russia's rich reserves of crude have in fact stunted its growth, forcing Putin to maintain his power by spreading Russia's rot into its rivals, its neighbours, and the West's alliances. The oil and gas industry has polluted oceans and rivers but also polluted democracy itself - in developing and developed countries.

After Said: Postcolonial Literary Studies in the Twenty-First Century

Paperback, 13/12/2018, £21.99
This book captures the essence of Said's intellectual and political contribution, as well as his extensive impact. It aims to reorient imperial studies back to capital, class, and politics. It will be a key resource for students, graduates and instructors studying postcolonial literary theory and the works of Edward Said.

Oral History of the Palestinian Nakba

Paperback, 15/11/2019, £19.99
A definitive study of the Palestinian Nakba, interweaving oral testimony from 1948 and the present day to reveal an ongoing process aimed at the erasure of Palestinian history and memory.

Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics

Paperback, 02/06/2016, £9.99
A popular take on world events that puts the 'geo' back into geopolitics

Syrian Notebooks: Inside the Homs Uprising

Hardback, 25/03/2015, £12.99
A blistering firsthand account of the conflict in Homs by the internationally acclaimed author of The Kindly Ones

EU: An Obituary

Paperback, 04/04/2016, £12.99
A major account of the failings of the European Union - and why it has to go.

We Kill Because We Can: From Soldiering to Assassination in the Drone Age

Paperback, 15/09/2016, £9.99
A disturbing and controversial expose of the ethics of remote-controlled warfare in the twenty-first century.

ISIS Hostage: One Man's True Story of 13 Months in Captivity

Paperback, 04/08/2016, £9.99
The Number One International Bestseller The dramatic story of freelance photographer Daniel Rye, who was held hostage for thirteen months by ISIS, as told by an award-winning writer.

Animal Spirits

Paperback, 01/02/2010, £13.99
The global financial crisis has made it clear that powerful psychological forces are imperiling the wealth of nations. This title challenges the economic wisdom that got us into this mess, and puts forward a vision that transforms economics and restores prosperity. It asserts the necessity of an active government role in economic policymaking.

Global Politics 2ed

Paperback, 11/03/2014, £37.99
This revised, updated, and considerably expanded new edition provides a systematic introduction to the theory and practice of contemporary international relations. Including pedagogical features highlighting key thinkers and concepts, this text clarifies the fundamental debates and issues at stake in global political affairs.

Revolutionary Yiddishland: A History of Jewish Radicalism

Hardback, 08/11/2016, £16.99
Recovering the history of the revolutionary Jewish tradition

Mao: The Man Who Made China

Paperback, 18/12/2016, £16.99
The greatest biography yet written on the man who made China

Role of Terrorism in Twenty-First-Century Warfare

Paperback, 20/11/2016, £19.99
A critical reflection on the role of terrorism in major armed conflicts occurring during the 1990s and the first decade of the twenty first century. Case studies include Bosnia, Kosovo, Chechnya, Iraq, Afghanistan, and Syria.

McMafia: Seriously Organised Crime

Paperback, 05/02/2009, £10.99
Organised crime is part of all our worlds - often without us even knowing. This title tells a journey through the world of international organised crime, from gunrunners in Ukraine to money launderers in Dubai, by way of drug syndicates in Canada and cyber criminals in Brazil.

Bananas, Beaches and Bases: Making Feminist Sense of International Politics 2ed

Paperback, 18/07/2014, £25.00
Presents a radical analysis of globalization. This title examines recent events - Bangladeshi garment factory deaths, domestic workers in the Persian Gulf, Chinese global tourists, and the UN gender politics of guns - to reveal the crucial role of women in international politics today.

World's Most Dangerous Place: Inside the Outlaw State of Somalia

Paperback, 16/01/2014, £9.99
The author is among the few to have witnessed at first hand the devastating reality of life in the failed and desperate state of Somalia. In this book, he takes us to the heart of the struggle, meeting everyone from politicians, pirates, extremists and mercenaries to aid workers, civilians and refugees.

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.

Palestine, Israel and the Search for Justice

Hardback, 27/03/2014, £8.99
A passionate and elegant reflection on the language of the Middle East conflict

Shifting Sands

Paperback, 06/08/2015, £9.99

Against the Troika: Crisis and Austerity in the Eurozone

Paperback, 21/08/2015, £9.99
As Syriza comes to power in Greece, a radical anti-capitalist alternative to Eurozone austerity.

French Intifada: The Long War Between France and its Arabs

Paperback, 19/01/2015, £10.99
From the leading British commentator on France, this is an absorbing, vivid, and monumental account of the tortured relationship between France and its ex-colonies, from the first days of Empire to the ongoing eruptions of violence in the Parisian suburbs

Stress Test

Paperback, 12/03/2015, £9.99
On 26 January, 2009, during the depths of the financial crisis and having just completed five years as President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the author was sworn in by President Barack Obama as the seventy-fifth Secretary of the Treasury of the US. This book takes you behind the scenes during the darkest moments of the crisis.

Black Flags: The Rise of Isis

Paperback, 02/06/2016, £8.99
Traces how the strain of militant Islam behind ISIS first arose in a remote Jordanian prison and spread to become the world's greatest threat. This title shows how the zeal of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi and the strategic mistakes of Western governments led to the banner of ISIS being raised over huge swathes of Syria and Iraq.

Morbid Symptoms: Relapse in the Arab Uprising

Paperback, 17/05/2016, £12.99
In this sequel to his landmark exploration of the Arab uprisings, The People Want, Gilbert Achcar assesses the present stage of the revolutionary process and its possible outcomes.

Native: Dispatches from an Israeli-Palestinian Life

Paperback, 25/05/2016, £12.99
From the events of his everyday life, Kashua brings forth a series of brilliant, caustic, wry, and earless reflections on social and cultural dynamics as experienced by someone who straddles two societies. Amusing and sincere, Native - a selection of his popular columns - is comprised of unrestrained, profoundly thoughtful personal dispatches.

New Prophets of Capital

Paperback, 10/03/2015, £8.99
A deft and caustic takedown of the new prophets of profit, from Bill Gates to Oprah

On Revolution

Paperback, 04/02/2016, £10.99
From the eighteenth-century rebellions in America and France to the explosive changes of the twentieth-century, this book traces the changing face of revolution and its relationship to war while underscoring the crucial role such events will play in the future.


Paperback, 30/01/2014, £12.99
Explores the political, social and economic forces that are shaping what America and the world will become in ensuing decades. From demographics to democracy, this title explores what the author calls the 'Drivers of Global Change', framing the international conversation about the future in provocative ways.

World Order: Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History

Paperback, 03/09/2015, £9.99
Investigates into the 'tectonic plates' of global history and state relations. This book explains the attitudes that states and empires have taken to the rest of the world from the formation of Europe to our own times.
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