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  • The 'Civil Society' Problematiqueby Adedayo Oluwakayode Adekson

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 48.95

    This volume deftly undertakes both a theoretical deconstruction of the concept of civil society (and related themes, including civility) and an empirical analysis of the radicalization process in Southern Nigeria . more...

  • Administrative Reformsby Amitabh Singh

    SAGE India 2005; US$ 29.95

    This volume analyses the impact of globalisation on governance, and specifically on public-sector reforms. Starting from the premise that adhocism and sectoralism are the main reasons why past attempts at administrative reforms in India have not succeeded, this book maintains that some of the basic tenets of mainstream approaches to administrative... more...

  • Anarchy and the Quest for Political Stability in Sierra Leoneby Emmanuel C. Nwagboso

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2012; US$ 149.95

    Sierra Leone has undergone an era of political instability. The author proposes several solutions to the problems in that country. Their diamond trade provides the necessary wealth to build a thriving economy. However, their use of child laborers has drawn criticism from the human rights community. International relations are also discussed by proposing... more...

  • Asian Politics in Developmentby Robert Benewick; Marc Blecher; Sarah Cook

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 66.95

    This volume adopts a multidisciplinary and comparative approach to development that brings together issues that are characteristic of the lifelong scholarship of Professor Gordon White. These include a focus on the state, civil society, welfare and globalization. more...

  • Asian Regional Governanceby Kanishka Jayasuriya

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    Jayasuriya looks at the changing global and domestic political economies shaping the new regionalism in Asia, and examines the relationship between regional domestic, political and economic structures and forms of regional governance. Well-known contributors in the field focus on the impact of globalization on Asian regionalism, new security challenges,... more...

  • Australia's Political Systemby Justin Healey

    The Spinney Press 2014; US$ 17.95

    The rise of minor parties and independent politicians in recent Australian elections has shifted the balance of power. Major political parties and voters now contend with a complex political landscape involving special interests and preference deals. This book explains the structure and functions of Australia’s government and how voting systems... more...

  • The Australian Security Intelligence Organizationby Frank Cain

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 65.95

    This book traces the history of Australia's highly secret Intelligence Security Organisation. Established in the early days of the Cold War, like most intelligence organisations working under covert conditions, it exceeded the vague powers entrusted to it. It has been the subject of two Royal Commissions in Australia and in recent times several acts... more...

  • Behind The Teak Curtainby Thawnghmung

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Beyond Left and Rightby Anthony Giddens

    Wiley 2013; US$ 28.95 US$ 25.09

    How should one understand the nature and possibilities of political radicalism today? The political radical is normally thought of as someone who stands on the left, opposing backward-looking conservatism. In the present day, however, the left has turned defensive, while the right has become radical, advocating the free play of market forces no matter... more...

  • Biopolitics, Militarism, and Developmentby David O'Kane; Tricia Redeker Hepner

    Berghahn Books 2009; US$ 29.95

    Bringing together original, contemporary ethnographic research on the Northeast African state of Eritrea, this book shows how biopolitics - the state-led deployment of disciplinary technologies on individuals and population groups - is assuming particular forms in the twenty-first century. Once hailed as the "African country that works," Eritrea's... more...