World Politics

View as
Sort by
Display per page

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.

Light that Failed: A Reckoning

Hardback, 31/10/2019, £20.00

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.

Captive Revolution

Paperback, 15/08/2014, £24.99
Drawing on oral history of female Palestinian political detainees, this book analyses their anti-colonial struggles in this overlooked subject.

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.

Traces of Racial Exception

Paperback, 31/10/2019, £28.99

Freedom Is A Constant Struggle

Paperback, 13/10/2015, £11.99
Activist, teacher, author and icon of the Black Power movement Angela Davis talks Ferguson, Palestine, and prison abolition.

Nigeria, a Country under Siege: Issues of Conflict and its Management

Hardback, 08/02/2018, £64.99
This volume offers a comprehensive assessment of the problem of conflict and its methods of management in Nigeria's contemporary democracy. It represents a compendium of resourceful studies provided by experts on conflict studies from various disciplines across the Social Sciences and Humanities.

The Political Economy of Federalism in Nigeria

Hardback, 10/01/2019, £54.99
This book uses the political economy approach to examine the relative failure of federalism in Nigeria. This deficiency is rooted in the country's unbalanced political economy, which promotes over-dependency on oil and consequently an over-centralised federal system.

War in the Age of Trump: The Defeat of Isis, the Fall of the Kurds, the Conflict with Iran

Hardback, 07/07/2020, £18.99
Trump in the Middle East: Chaos or Retreat?

Collateral Damage: Britain, America and Europe in the Age of Trump

Hardback, 17/09/2020, £20.00
A riveting account told from the room where it happened: insider Kim Darroch, former UK Ambassador to the US, charts the strangest and most convulsive period in the history of the special relationship.

Comparative Politics 5ed

Paperback, 15/03/2020, £34.99
The fifth edition of Comparative Politics has been thoroughly updated to provide a cutting-edge and wide-raning introduction to comparative politics.

Global Political Economy: Evolution and Dynamics 6ed

Paperback, 03/04/2020, £33.99
Offering an accessible introduction to both the historical roots and the contemporary dynamics of today's world economy, the extensively revised sixth edition of this bestselling textbook continues to lead the way in equipping students with the knowledge required to make sense of the fast-paced discipline of Global Political Economy.

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

Economic Geographies Of Globalisation

Paperback, 30/09/2011, £27.00
This well-researched book provides a concise contribution to a large-scale debate on economic globalisation.

Just Your Average Muslim

Paperback, 19/03/2015, £8.99
Too often we see Islam and Muslims portrayed as fanatical jihadists or helpless victims of western oppression. This book provides a rare insight into what, as the book's title states, the average Muslim makes of it all.

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

Politics In Africa

Paperback, 09/06/2011, £16.99
A concise, accessible overview of the main issues in contemporary African politics.

Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man

Paperback, 01/09/2016, £8.99
Edward Snowden, a young computer genius working for America's National Security Agency, blew the whistle on the way this frighteningly powerful organisation uses new technology to spy on the entire planet. The consequences have shaken the leaders of nations worldwide.

Crossing the Sea: With Syrians on the Exodus to Europe

Hardback, 24/03/2016, £15.00
Placing himself at the mercy of Egyptian smuggler gangs in Alexandria and at sea, journalist Wolfgang Bauer went undercover to document first-hand the flight of Syrian refugees crossing the Mediterranean. Their book, the first of its kind, is an incisive portrait both of the lives behind the crisis and the systemic problems that constitute it.

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.

Globalization and Inequalities

Paperback, 30/06/2008, £39.99
Sylvia Walby offers an innovative new theoretical framework for explaining social inequalities around the world. A highly anticipated new book from a major name in the social sciences.

Hard Times

Paperback, 03/02/2015, £9.99
Originally published: 2014, as Hard times: the divisive toll of the economic slump.

Munitions of the mind

Paperback, 31/07/2003, £17.99
This text traces how propaganda has formed part of the fabric of conflict since the dawn of warfare and how in its broadest definition it has been part of a process of persuasion at the heart of human communication. The third edition has been revised and expanded in the light of recent conflicts.

Global Trends & Global Governance

Paperback, 07/12/2001, £27.99
'Essential reading for those intersted in international political economies, because of its contribution to the debate over the dynamics of globalisation.' Choice

Unbalanced: The Codependency of America and China

Paperback, 03/03/2015, £16.99
An original and insightful analysis of the most important economic relationship in the world

West European Politics

Paperback, 17/04/2003, £14.99
Providing students with all the essential information required and a full definition of terms, this companion to Western European politics presents past events, prominent personalities, important dates, organizations and electoral information in an accessible, easy-to-read format.

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.

World We Made: Alex McKay's Story from 2050

Hardback, 07/10/2013, £24.95
The visionary story of our greener, more sustainable future.

Islamism: What it Means for the Middle East and the World

Hardback, 05/01/2016, £20.00
An incisive analysis of Islamist movements in the Middle East

New Global History, The

7, 30/08/2006, £27.99
Features an inquiry into the historical process of globalization. This work offers a fresh view of the process of globalization and discusses the most important themes, such as policy, trade, cultural imperialism and warfare. It is useful for students of history, politics and international studies.

Oasis of Dreams - Teaching and Learning Peace in a Jewish-Palestinian village in Israel

Paperback, 17/05/2001, £33.99
A fascinating account of a community founded by Jews and Palestinians. This book, a result of the author's eight year study of the schools in the village, explores the psychological and social dimensions of this important educational endeavor.

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 we're in

Paperback, 18/01/2003, £15.99
THE STATE WE'RE IN affected government policy, THE WORLD WE'RE IN affects us all as we decide on Britain's future. 'Will Hutton's ability to articulate contemporary anxieties borders on genius' Martin Wolf, PROSPECT

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.

Neighbours Not Friends, Iraq and Iran After The Gulf Wars

Paperback, 15/06/2001, £42.99
This is an essential overview to the conflicts in the Gulf, and should be read by anyone with an interest in the region, its politics and its interactions with the US and UN.
Canterbury Festival 2020
  Canterbury Festival
Secure Payments
Payment Method