2698 books (135 pages) in this category

Centripetal Democracy

Democratic Legitimacy and Political Identity in Belgium, Switzerland, and the European Union

by Joseph Lacey

<p>Centripetal democracy is the idea that legitimate democratic institutions set in motion forms of citizen practice and representative behaviour that serve as powerful drivers of political identity formation. Partisan modes of political ...

ISBN: 9780192517159

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$133.68

$120.33
Get eBook

CEO, China

The Rise of Xi Jinping

by Kerry Brown

<p>China has become the powerhouse of the world economy, its incredible boom overseen by the elite members of the secretive and all-powerful communist party. But since the election of Xi Jinping as General Secretary, life at the top in China has

ISBN: 9780857729613

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$17.98

$17.15
Get eBook

Chadwick F. Alger

Pioneer in the Study of the Political Process and on NGO Participation in the United Nations

by Chadwick F Alger

<p>This volume honors the lifetime achievements of distinguished scholar Chadwick F. Alger on the occasion of his 90th birthday. Carolyn Stephenson presents Prof. Alger as a Pioneer in the Study of the Political Process and on NGO Participation ...

ISBN: 9783319005096

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$84.99

$76.55
Get eBook

Challenge and Change

Global Threats and the State in Twenty-first Century International Politics

by Norma C. Noonan & Vidya Nadkarni

<p>This edited volume addresses how the state system, the organizing political institution in world politics, copes with challenges of rapid change, unanticipated crises, and general turmoil in the twenty-first century. These disruptions are ...

ISBN: 9781137484796

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$159.00

$143.10
Get eBook

Challenge and Strategy

Rethinking India's Foreign Policy

by Rajiv Sikri

<p>The book examines India’s current and looming foreign policy challenges from a strategic and policy-oriented perspective. It analyzes the long-term factors and trends that should determine the country’s foreign policy formulation. The author ...

ISBN: 9789352802319

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$22.28

$21.22
Get eBook

Challenges in Intelligence Analysis

Lessons from 1300 BCE to the Present

by Timothy Walton

<p>In Challenges in Intelligence Analysis, Timothy Walton offers concrete, reality-based ways to improve intelligence analysis. After a brief introduction to the main concepts of analysis, he provides more than forty historical and contemporary ...

ISBN: 9780511861949

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$45.10

$38.38
Get eBook

Challenges of European External Energy Governance with Emerging Powers

by Dr Franziska Müller, Ms Nadine Piefer & Prof Dr Michèle Knodt

<p>In a multipolar world with growing demand for energy, not least by Emerging Powers such as Brazil, India, China or South Africa (BICS), questions of EU external energy governance would at first hand appear to be a high-priority. Yet, reality ...

ISBN: 9781472458315

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$131.09

$117.99
Get eBook

Changing Norms through Actions

The Evolution of Sovereignty

by Jennifer M. Ramos

<p>How do international norms evolve? This book focuses on the most important norm in the international system-the norm of sovereignty-and argues that the extent to which norms change depends on the outcome of military intervention. Jennifer M. ...

ISBN: 9780199333745

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$49.01

$44.10
Get eBook

Changing US Foreign Policy toward India

US-India Relations since the Cold War

by Carina van de Wetering

<p>This book uncovers how US-India relations have changed and intensified during the administrations of Bill Clinton, George Bush Jr., and Barack Obama. Throughout the Cold War, US-India relations were often distant and volatile as India mostly ...

ISBN: 9781137548627

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$159.00

$143.10
Get eBook

Changing Worlds

Vietnam's Transition from Cold War to Globalization

by David W.P. Elliott

<p>Throughout the entire Cold War era, Vietnam served as a grim symbol of the ideological polarity that permeated international politics. But when the Cold War ended in 1989, Vietnam faced the difficult task of adjusting to a new world without ...

ISBN: 9780199996087

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$54.24

$48.83
Get eBook

Charlie One

The True Story of an Irishman in the British Army and His Role in Covert Counter-Terrorism Operations in Northern Ireland

by Seán Harnett

<p>Seán Hartnett grew up in Cork in the 1970s where he observed the worst of the northern Troubles with fascination. Despite his family s strong republican ties and his own attempt to join the IRA, Hartnett shocked family and friends when he ...

ISBN: 9781785370861

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$13.19

$12.53
Get eBook

Chasing Ghosts

The Policing of Terrorism

by John Mueller & Mark Stewart

<p>Since 2001, the United States has created or reorganized more than two counterterrorism organizations for every apprehension it has made of Islamists apparently planning to commit terrorism within the country. Central to this massive ...

ISBN: 9780190237332

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$34.09

$30.68
Get eBook

Checkmating Chinas Growing Influence

by Jonatan Rudolph

<p>The rise of China as an emerging power and as the most likely challenger to the global preponderance of the US is already having a significant impact across the globe. This phenomenon is being debated and analysed at various levels. In India ...

ISBN: 9789352978601

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$62.01

$55.87
Get eBook

Chemical Control

Regulation of Incapacitating Chemical Agent Weapons, Riot Control Agents and their Means of Delivery

by Michael Crowley

<p>This thoroughly researched study highlights the international community's failure to regulate contemporary state research, development, marketing and/or deployment of riot control agents and incapacitating chemical agent weapons.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781137467140

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$169.00

$152.12
Get eBook

Child Soldiers

Practice, Law and Remedies

by Dr. U C Jha

<p>As many as fifty non-state armed groups (NSAGs) in countries such as Afghanistan, Colombia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, India, Iraq, Israel, Palestine, Libya, Mali, Pakistan, the Philippines, Somalia, South Sudan, Syria, Thailand and ...

ISBN: 9789386457547

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$53.40

$48.06
Get eBook

Children and Global Conflict

by Kim Huynh, Bina D'Costa & Katrina Lee-Koo

<p>Over one billion people under the age of eighteen live in territories affected by armed conflict. Despite this, scholars and practitioners often lack a comprehensive knowledge of how children both struggle within and shape conflict zones. ...

ISBN: 9781316288146

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$35.20

$29.91
Get eBook

China

The Pessoptimist Nation

by William A. Callahan

<p>The rise of China presents a long-term challenge to the world not only economically, but politically and culturally. Callahan meets this challenge in China: The Pessoptimist Nation by using new Chinese sources and innovative analysis to see ...

ISBN: 9780191609503

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$49.59

$44.65
Get eBook

China and Africa

Building Peace and Security Cooperation on the Continent

by Chris Alden, Abiodun Alao, Zhang Chun & others

<p>This book investigates the expanding involvement of China in security cooperation in Africa. Drawing on leading and emerging scholars in the field, the volume uses a combination of analytical insights and case studies to unpack the complexity

ISBN: 9783319528939

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$189.00

$170.16
Get eBook

China and Intervention at the UN Security Council

Reconciling Status

by Courtney J. Fung

<p>What explains China's response to intervention at the UN Security Council? China and Intervention at the UN Security Council argues that status is an overlooked determinant in understanding its decisions, even in the apex cases that are ...

ISBN: 9780192580450

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$131.75

$118.57
Get eBook

China and North Korea

Strategic and Policy Perspectives from a Changing China

by Carla P. Freeman

<p >At a time when China's historically close "as lips and teeth" relations with North Korea appear to be changing, this volume provides unique access in English to the diverse perspectives informing China's North Korea policy and insights into ...

ISBN: 9781137455673

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$131.16
Get eBook