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Constructing Global Order

Agency and Change in World Politics

by Amitav Acharya

<p>For a long time, international relations scholars have adopted a narrow view of what is global order, who are its makers and managers, and what means they employ to realize their goals. Amitav Acharya argues that the nature and scope of ...

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Constructing International Security

Alliances, Deterrence, and Moral Hazard

by Brett V. Benson

<p>Constructing International Security helps policy makers and students recognize effective third-party strategies for balancing deterrence and restraint in security relationships. Brett V. Benson shows that there are systematic differences ...

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Constructing National Security

U.S. Relations with India and China

by Jarrod Hayes

<p>Jarrod Hayes explores why democracies tend not to use military force against each other. He argues that democratic identity - the shared understanding within democracies of who 'we' are and what 'we' expect from each other - makes it ...

ISBN: 9781107425231

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Contagion and War

Lessons from the First World War

by John A. Vasquez

<p>John A. Vasquez explains the processes that cause the spread of interstate war by looking at how contagion worked to bring countries into the First World War. Analysing all the key states that declared war, the book is comprised of three ...

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Contemporary American Foreign Policy

Influences, Challenges, and Opportunities

by Richard W. (Wallace) Mansbach & Kirsten L. Taylor

<p><strong>Contemporary American Foreign Policy: Influences, Challenges, and Opportunities</strong> looks at today’s most pressing foreign-policy challenges from a U.S. perspective, as well as from the vantage point of other states and peoples. ...

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Contemporary Chinese Politics

New Sources, Methods, and Field Strategies

by Allen Carlson, Mary E. Gallagher, Kenneth Lieberthal & others

<p>Contemporary Chinese Politics: Sources, Methods, and Field Strategies considers how new and diverse sources and methods are changing the study of Chinese politics. Contributors spanning three generations in China studies place their distinct ...

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Contemporary French Security Policy in Africa

On Ideas and Wars

by Benedikt Erforth

<p>Despite efforts to normalize its post-colonial relationship and the downsizing of its permanent military presence, France remains a sought-after security provider in Africa. This book uncovers individual and collective motivations that drive ...

ISBN: 9783030175818

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Contemporary Sino-Japanese Relations on Screen

A History, 1989-2005

by Griseldis Kirsch

<p>Japan and China look back on a history of friendship as well as friction, particularly in recent decades. As the People's Republic of China's economy began to grow in the 1990s, so did its political weight within Asia and its economical ...

ISBN: 9781472572400

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Contemporary West Asia: Perspectives on Change and Continuity

Perspectives on Change and Continuity

by Assistant Professor Mujib Alam & Assistant Professor Sujata Ashwarya

<p>This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the complexities of change and continuity in West Asia, its society, religion and politics. An overview of the region’s political, social and economic characteristics brought into sharper relief ...

ISBN: 9789386288059

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Contested Regime Collisions

Norm Fragmentation in World Society

by Kerstin Blome, Andreas Fischer-Lescano, Hannah Franzki & others

<p>This collection of innovative contributions to the study of legal pluralism in international and transnational law focuses on collisions and conflicts between an increasing number of institutional and legal orders, which can manifest ...

ISBN: 9781316552032

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Contested Secessions

Rights, Self-determination, Democracy, and Kashmir

by Neera Chandhoke

<p>This book approaches contested secession and the more Western concept of consensual secession from a political theory perspective. In particular, it focuses on the Kashmir issue as a form of contested secession and examines whether the ...

ISBN: 9780199088768

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Contesting the Arctic

Politics and Imaginaries in the Circumpolar North

by Philip E. Steinberg, Jeremy Tasch, Hannes Gerhardt & others

<p>As climate change makes the Arctic a region of key political interest, so questions of sovereignty are once more drawing international attention. The promise of new sources of mineral wealth and energy, and of new transportation routes, has ...

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Continent by Default

The European Union and the Demise of Regional Order

by Anne Marie Le Gloannec

<p>In <em>Continent by Default</em>, Anne Marie Le Gloannec, a distinguished analyst of contemporary Europe, considers the European Union as a geopolitical project. This book offers a comprehensive narrative of how the European Union came to ...

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Contradictions of Democracy

Vigilantism and Rights in Post-Apartheid South Africa

by Nicholas Rush Smith

<p>Despite being one of the world's most vibrant democracies, police estimate between five and ten percent of the murders in South Africa result from vigilante violence. This is puzzling given the country's celebrated transition to democracy and

ISBN: 9780190847210

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Controlling the EU Executive?

The Politics of Delegation in the European Union

by Gijs Jan Brandsma & Jens Blom-Hansen

<p>Every year the EU Commission issues thousands of rules based on powers delegated by the Council of Ministers and the European Parliament. But delegation is carefully controlled. Traditionally, control has been exerted through a system of ...

ISBN: 9780191080814

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Cooperating for Peace and Security

Evolving Institutions and Arrangements in a Context of Changing U.S. Security Policy

by Bruce D. Jones, Shepard Forman & Richard Gowan

<p>Cooperating for Peace and Security attempts to understand - more than fifteen years after the end of the Cold War, seven years after 9/11, and in the aftermath of the failure of the United Nations (UN) reform initiative - the relationship ...

ISBN: 9780511699955

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Cooperation for a Peaceful and Sustainable World

by Manas Chatterji

<p>Over the last three decades, a considerable amount of work has been conducted in the field of peace studies, conflict management, peace science in economics, sociology, anthropology and management. This volume presents up-to-date, ...

ISBN: 9781781903360

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Corruption and Governance in Africa

Swaziland, Kenya, Nigeria

by Kempe Ronald Hope, Sr.

<p>This volume analyzes the corruption phenomenon in Africa and how to combat it from a governance perspective with illustrated case studies from three of the most corrupt of those nations covering, respectively, the Southern Africa region ...

ISBN: 9783319501918

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Corruption, Institutions, and Fragile States

by Hanna Samir Kassab & Jonathan D. Rosen

<p>This book examines the relationship between state fragility and corruption. It analyzes a variety of regions throughout the world, including Latin America, Central Asia and the Middle East, Africa, Central America and Mexico, South America, ...

ISBN: 9783030043124

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Cosmopolitan Animals

by Kaori Nagai, Caroline Rooney, Donna Landry & others

<p>Cosmopolitan Animals asks what new possibilities and permutations of cosmopolitanism can emerge by taking seriously our sharing and 'becoming-with' animals. It calls for a fresh awareness that animals are important players in cosmopolitics, ...

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