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Palestine, Israel and the Search for Justice

Hardback, 27/03/2014, £8.99
£8.09
A passionate and elegant reflection on the language of the Middle East conflict

Shifting Sands

Paperback, 06/08/2015, £9.99
£8.99

Religion and the Rise of Capitalism

Paperback, 17/08/2015, £16.99
£15.29
A classic of political economy that traces the influence of religious thought on capitalism

Back to the Future of Socialism

Hardback, 26/01/2015, £19.99
£17.99
Anthony Crosland's The Future of Socialism (1956) provided a creed for governments of the centre left. Now Peter Hain revisits this classic text and presents a stimulating political prospectus for today. It should be read by everyone interested in the future of the left.

Middle East

Paperback, 29/06/2016, £56.00
£50.40
This book explains the many complex changes taking place across the Middle East, bringing the latest research to new audiences.

Reshaping the World for the 21st Century

Paperback, 17/01/2002, £13.99
£12.59

Politics of Sorrow, A

Paperback, 04/12/2003, £16.99
£15.29

International Organizations in World Politics

Paperback, 05/04/2016, £34.99
£31.49
This book discusses the "nuts and bolts" of the most influential international organisations including the United Nations, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, the World Trade Organization, and the European Union.

World Is As It Is

Hardback, 14/04/2011, £17.99
£16.19
The bestselling author of War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning and Empire of Illusion takes us inside the dark heart of American empire, at home and abroad.

2048;humanity's agreement to live together

Paperback, 01/04/2010, £11.99
£10.79
All countries signed the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. This book is part of an ambitious project to make the fundamental human rights in the Universal Declaration enforceable in the courts of all countries by 2048, the 100th anniversary of the Declaration's signing.

Great Convergence: Asia, the West, and the Logic of One World

Paperback, 13/03/2014, £12.99
£11.69
An influential policy thinker and "muse of the Asian Century"* illuminates the contours of our new global civilization, and shows why power must shift to reflect the new reality (*Foreign Policy)

Finish: The killing of Osama Bin laden

Paperback, 04/07/2013, £8.99
£8.09
In his most important and commercial book since Black Hawk Down, Mark Bowden draws on unprecedented access to the figures involved to produce the definitive account of the assassination of Osama bin Laden.

New Prophets of Capital

Paperback, 10/03/2015, £10.99
£9.89
A deft and caustic takedown of the new prophets of profit, from Bill Gates to Oprah

Merchants of Men: How Kidnapping, Ransom and Trafficking Funds Terrorism and ISIS

Hardback, 05/01/2017, £17.99
£16.19
A groundbreaking exploration of the new breed of criminals who control both the refugee pipelines and the kidnapping of Westerners to fund terrorist activities in the Middle East.

Under the Shadow: Rage and Revolution in Modern Turkey

Paperback, 30/09/2016, £12.99
£11.69
Turkey stands at the crossroads of the Middle East--caught between the West and ISIS, Syria and Russia, and governed by an increasingly hard-line leader. Acclaimed writer Kaya Genc has been covering his country for the past decade.

Irregular War: ISIS and the New Threat from the Margins

Hardback, 30/06/2016, £18.99
£17.09
The first book to put the failure of the war on terror and the rise of Islamic State in the wider context of a future world of irregular war.

Radicalized: New Jihadists and the Threat to the West

Paperback, 30/09/2016, £11.99
£10.79
The attacks in Paris in January and November 2015 heralded the beginning of a new wave of terrorism one rooted in the ongoing conflict in Syria and Iraq.

Country of Refuge: An Anthology of Writing on Asylum Seekers

Hardback, 02/06/2016, £8.99
£8.09
An anthology of writing on asylum seekers from some of Britain and Ireland's most influential voices. It is a collection of short fiction, memoir, poetry and essays that explores what it really means to be a refugee: to flee from conflict, poverty and terror; to have to leave your home and family behind; and to undertake a perilous journey.

Torture Taxi

Paperback, 05/07/2007, £9.99
£8.99
A story of how the CIA's darkest secret of the War on Terror - the 'extraordinary rendition' programme - was exposed. This work takes a look at the logistics of torture which shows how far Bush is prepared to go in the 'war on terror'.

How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

Paperback, 29/03/2012, £14.95
£13.46

Honoured Society

Paperback, 01/04/2013, £9.99
£8.99
An explosive and personal account of the human stories behind the bloody European war waged by the Italian mafias

Sarkozy Phenomenon

Paperback, 22/02/2011, £8.95
£8.06

Fortress Israel

Paperback, 02/05/2013, £12.99
£11.69
A group portrait of the political class that has created Israel's identity and strategy since the birth of the nation, and a look inside the collective militaristic mindset that sustains it

Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Slum

Paperback, 07/02/2013, £9.99
£8.99
A landmark debut from a Pulitzer-winning New Yorker journalist: if Dickens were alive today, this is the book he might have written about India

Rise of Islamic State: ISIS and the New Sunni Revolution

Paperback, 14/01/2015, £9.99
£8.99
The essential "on the ground" report on the fastest growing new threat in the Middle East

Fighting EOKA: The British Counter-Insurgency Campaign on Cyprus, 1955-1959

Hardback, 19/03/2015, £65.00
£58.50
The first full account of the operations of the British security forces on Cyprus in the second half of the 1950s, showing how these forces were trying to defeat the Greek Cypriot paramilitary organisation, EOKA, which was fighting to bring about union between Cyprus and Greece.

Postcolonialism: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback, 26/06/2003, £7.99
£7.19
An innovative and lively account of both the history and key debates in postcolonialism. Robert Young situates it in a wide cultural context, discussing its importance as an historical condition, and as a means of changing the way that we think about the world.

Age of the Warrior: Selected Writings

Paperback, 05/03/2009, £9.99
£8.99
A selection of Robert Fisk's finest 'Comment' pieces from the Saturday Independent.

New Spymasters: Inside Espionage from the Cold War to Global Terror

Paperback, 04/02/2016, £9.99
£8.99
Spying has changed. In this era of email intercepts and drone strikes, spooks are expected to uncover plots buried in mountains of data. Yet this makes the need for trained field operatives who can verify facts and uncover secrets more acute than ever. The human factor endures. This book gives an account of how modern espionage works.

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

Paperback, 03/09/2015, £9.99
£8.99
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.

Social Theory of International Politics

Paperback, 07/10/1999, £24.99
£22.49
Develops a cultural theory of international politics which contrasts with the realist mainstream.

International Relations in Political Thought: Texts from the Ancient Greeks to the First World War

Paperback, 25/04/2002, £34.99
£31.49
Thinkers from the Classical Greeks to the First World War are represented in this collection of key international relations texts.

Suicide Bombings

Paperback, 30/03/2011, £17.99
£16.19

Introduction to European Foreign Policy 2ed

Paperback, 20/02/2012, £26.99
£24.29

National and European Foreign Policies: Towards Europeanization

Paperback, 13/09/2012, £30.00
£27.00
This work examines how national foreign policies in the EU affect common EU positions in international politics. It addresses how national foreign policies affect EU positions in international politics, and how these same national foreign policies are 'Europeanized' into more convergent, coordinated policies.

Ukraine Crisis: What it Means for the West

Paperback, 03/10/2014, £12.99
£11.69
A leading Ukraine specialist and firsthand witness to the 2014 Kiev Uprising analyzes the world's newest flashpoint

I am Malala

Paperback, 09/10/2014, £7.99
£7.19
The bestselling memoir of youngest ever NOBEL PRIZE winner, Malala Yousafzai, the schoolgirl who stood up to the Taliban.

Dilemmas of Statebuilding: Confronting the Contradictions of Postwar Peace Operations

Paperback, 19/12/2008, £31.99
£28.79
Explores the contradictions that emerge in international statebuilding efforts in war-torn societies. This book argues that international efforts to construct effective, legitimate governmental structures in these countries are necessary but fraught with contradictions and vexing dilemmas. It draws on the research on postwar peace operations.

Federal Solutions to Ethnic Problems: Accommodating Diversity

Hardback, 05/11/2012, £95.00
£85.50
This title examines how federal systems can be designed to manage ethnic conflict in divided societies. Evaluating six distinct approaches, the author examines the underlying reasons why one may be more suitable than the other and how these apply to the current situation in Iraq.

Global Governance Reader

Paperback, 17/02/2005, £31.99
£28.79
Presents students and scholars with an overview of the way in which the world is governed. This book draws together seventeen significant works by leading specialists in the field, to explore the role of global institutions from the United Nations and NATO, to the International Monetary Fund, World Bank and the World Trade Organisation.

On Revolution

Paperback, 04/02/2016, £10.99
£9.89
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.

Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between

Hardback, 30/06/2016, £14.99
£13.49
A memoir of a son's search for his father and the return to a homeland he never thought he'd see again. This is a personal tale of loss. It deals with history, politics and art. It's about what it is to be human.

Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

Paperback, 29/10/2007, £23.95
£21.56
Addresses the mythical figure of Europe that is often taken to be the original site of modernity in many histories of capitalist transition in non-Western countries. This book proposes that every case of transition to capitalism is a case of translation as well and categories into the categories and self-understandings of capitalist modernity.

Contest of the Century: The New Era of Competition with China

Paperback, 12/02/2015, £9.99
£8.99
China's rise has now entered a new phase, as it seeks to translate its considerable economic heft into a larger role on the world stage, challenging American supremacy. The author shows why China may struggle to unseat the West - its ambitious designs are provoking anxiety, especially in Asia, while America's global alliances have deep roots.

Ethnicity & Globalization

Paperback, 14/07/2000, £20.99
£18.89
' This book is not only an historical account of migration research, it also serves as a starting point for future research, providing good and new ideas for research on a very complex matter, i.e. the relationship between globalization, migration and racism' - The Ethnic Conflict Research Digest

 

 

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