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Long '68: Radical Protest and Its Enemies

Hardback, 15/11/2017, £20.00

Global Politics: A New Introduction 3ed

Paperback, 01/12/2018, £35.99
"[Second edition published by Routledge 2014]"--T.p. verso.

Citizens of Nowhere: How Europe Can Be Saved from Itself

Paperback, 09/05/2018, £9.99
How democracy in Europe can be, and is being, re-made from the ground up.

Divide: A Brief Guide to Global Inequality and its Solutions

Paperback, 17/05/2018, £9.99
`There's no understanding global inequality without understanding its history. Poor countries are poor because they are integrated into the global economic system on unequal terms, and aid only helps to hide this.

Cracks in the Wall: Beyond Apartheid in Palestine/Israel

Paperback, 14/05/2018, £9.99
A sharp analysis of the widening cracks in Israel's traditional pillars of support.

In Search of Israel: The History of an Idea

Hardback, 13/03/2018, £24.95
"This edition is a substantially revised translation of Israel: Traum und Wirklichkeit des Jeudischen Staates by Micahel Brenner, A Verlag C.H. Beck oHG, Munchen 2016"--Title page verso.

Contender: Richard Nixon, the Congress Years, 1946-1952

Paperback, 02/05/2017, £20.00
The definitive account of Richard Nixon's congressional career, back in print with a new preface

Lure of Greatness: England's Brexit and America's Trump

Paperback, 10/08/2017, £8.99
In 2016 two surprising explosions of popular contempt for the existing order drove Britain into Brexit and paved the way for Trump's presidency of the United States. This is an account of how and why this happened.

Globalization and Development Reader: Perspectives on Development and Global Change

Paperback, 14/12/2006, £25.99
* An up-to-date primer and key reference source for students and professionals studying the processes of social change and development in 'third world' countries. * Builds on the success of From Modernization to Globalization, published by the editors in 2000.

Cuba and Angola: The War for Freedom

Paperback, 16/01/2017, £7.00

Trump Revolt

Paperback, 26/07/2017, £9.99
The second entry in the Pocket Politics series provides an accessible account of the ideas and shifts that propelled Donald Trump to victory in the 2016 US presidential election and looks at the likely consequences of the result. -- .

Mafia State: How One Reporter Became an Enemy of the Brutal New Russia

Paperback, 22/02/2008, £8.99
Mafia State: How one reporter became an enemy of the brutal new Russia is a brilliant and haunting account of the insidious methods used by a resurgent Kremlin against its so-called "enemies" - human rights workers, western diplomats, journalists and opposition activists.

Thinking Through Islamophobia: Global Perspectives

Paperback, 01/12/2009, £17.99
Since Al Qaeda's attacks on America in 2001, 'Islamophobia' has entered common parlance. This book considers attitudes towards Islam and Muslims in Russia, investigates the concept in Western democracies, and analyses the meanings of 'Islamophobia'. It analyses the ways in which the rights of Muslims are contested in various parts of the world.

Islamophobia Industry - Second Edition: How the Right Manufactures Hatred of Muslims

Paperback, 15/08/2017, £14.99
A journalistic look at the terrifying growth of Islamophobia across the Western world today

What is Islamophobia?: Racism, Social Movements and the State

Paperback, 05/06/2017, £18.99
Discusses the endemic nature of Islamophobia in the West across various sections of society, both left and right.

Collusion: How Russia Helped Trump Win the White House

Paperback, 04/10/2018, £8.99
Trump responds on twitter, 'FAKE NEWS.' In Collusion, award-winning journalist Luke Harding reveals the true nature of Trump's decades-long relationship with Russia and presents the gripping inside story of the dossier.

Rethinking Humanitarian Intervention

Paperback, 03/04/2018, £30.99

Rethinking Asia's Economic Miracle: The Political Economy of War, Prosperity and Crisis

Paperback, 22/09/2017, £32.99
In the new edition of this important contribution to understanding both the Asian economic miracle and the 1997-8 crisis, Richard Stubbs assesses the main explanations to date and updates the analysis to take account of globalization and the remarkable economic rise of China.

Issues in 21st Century World Politics

Paperback, 28/11/2016, £31.99
They place this text within the context of the key questions that arise from these issues: to what extent can policy makers cope with fundamental changes to politics, what will the impact of non-state actors be, what can we predict about future world politics, to name a few.

Contemporary Southeast Asia: The Politics of Change, Contestation, and Adaptation

Paperback, 16/11/2017, £29.99
At the epicenter of the world's most dynamic economic continent, Southeast Asia provides a window into some of the most important contemporary global developments in politics, and plays a crucial role in determining the wider region's future.

Developments in American Politics 8

Paperback, 09/02/2018, £31.99

Rethinking Regionalism

Paperback, 24/11/2015, £32.99
Since the mid-1980s there has been an explosion of regionalist projects of which the European Union (EU), while the most pervasive example, is but one of many. This major text by a leading authority in the field adopts a thematic approach to provide a reassessment of regionalism and the role of regions in global governance.

Politics and Governance in the Middle East

Paperback, 21/07/2015, £28.99
A systematic and up-to-date introduction to politics and society in the Middle East. It examines domestic, regional and global actors and in light of the so-called 'Arab Spring', pays particular attention to the tension between processes of democratization and ongoing authoritarianism.

Contemporary United States: An Age of Anger and Resistance

Paperback, 20/02/2018, £27.99
A new fifth edition of a well-established and popular introduction to all aspects of life in the US, fully updated to take into account the latest key domestic and international developments.

Asia's Security

Paperback, 30/09/2015, £31.99
Security threats in Asia fast become issues for the rest of the world. This introductory and wide-ranging text on the subject takes a thematic approach to assess how localized security issues - from territorial rivalry to the rise of China - materialize as 'ripple effects' across the whole region.

Contemporary South Africa

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £26.99
This highly-regarded text provides a wide-ranging introduction to the social, political, cultural and economic life of South Africa.

Politics of Everyday China

Paperback, 14/09/2018, £9.99
Providing both an overview of the political situation and context in China with ethnographic insights, The Politics of Everyday China aims to give both the new student of China and those who have encountered the subject before an insight that goes beyond the usual cliche and surface description. -- .

Globalization: Buying and Selling the World

Paperback, 15/09/2015, £7.99
Globalization has shrunk the world in the name of free trade and broken down many of the boundaries between peoples. But it has also been a powerful driver of inequality, over-consumption and corporate control.

Story of Nelson Mandela: The prisoner who became a president

Hardback, 06/09/2018, £7.99
Nelson was a young South African with a reputation for trouble-making. Who would have thought he would one day lead his people to freedom?

Why India Votes?

Paperback, 14/03/2014, £20.99

Despot's Accomplice: How the West is Aiding and Abetting the Decline of Democracy

Paperback, 03/05/2018, £12.99
Why the West is losing the global battle for democracy and how to start winning it again.

Despot's Apprentice: Donald Trump's Attack on Democracy

Paperback, 01/12/2017, £9.99
An ex-US campaign advisor who has sat with the world's dictators explains Donald Trump's increasingly authoritarian tactics and the threat they pose to American democracy.

Power of the Powerless

Paperback, 27/09/2018, £6.99
Vaclav Havel's remarkable and rousing essay on the tyranny of apathy, with a new introduction by Timothy Snyder Cowed by life under Communist Party rule, a greengrocer hangs a placard in their shop window: Workers of the world, unite!

Volunteer: A Traveller's Guide to Making a Difference Around the World

Paperback, 14/07/2017, £12.99
Volunteer is packed with invaluable information and inspiration to get you planning your perfect short, or long-term volunteer experience. Whether it's monitoring sea turtles in Greece, helping establish handicraft businesses in Ghana or building community centres in Guatemala, you'll find opportunities in this updated, comprehensive new edition.

Hello, Shadowlands: Inside the Meth Fiefdoms, Rebel Hideouts and Bomb-Scarred Party Towns of Southeast Asia

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £9.99
An expose of Southeast Asia's criminal underworld in the 21st century and its surprising links to the West.

Freedom Fighter: My War Against ISIS on the Frontlines of Syria

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £9.99
The gripping story of one woman's war against ISIS on the frontlines of Syria.

Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It

Paperback, 02/10/2008, £9.99
The Bottom Billion is an elegant and impassioned synthesis from one of the world's leading experts on Africa and poverty. It was hailed as "the best non-fiction book so far this year" by Nicholas Kristoff of The New York Times.

Placeless People: Writings, Rights, and Refugees

Hardback, 08/11/2018, £25.00
Exploring the work of Hannah Arendt, Franz Kafka, W.H. Auden, George Orwell, Samuel Beckett, and Simone Weil, among other, Placeless People argues that we urgently need to reconnect with the moral and political imagination of these writers to tackle today's refugee 'crisis'.

Prosperity: Better Business Makes the Greater Good

Hardback, 09/11/2018, £16.99
Does business just exist to maximise shareholder profit? The belief it does has had disastrous consequences for our economies, environment, politics, and societies, argues Colin Mayer. In an urgent call for reform, he sets out an agenda to remake the corporation into a powerful force for promoting economic and social wellbeing in its fullest sense.

Dictators Without Borders: Power and Money in Central Asia

Paperback, 04/01/2019, £10.99
A penetrating look into the unrecognized and unregulated links between autocratic regimes in Central Asia and centers of power and wealth throughout the West

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



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