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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 42.95
This edited book provides an interdisciplinary overview of recent scholarship in the field of genocide studies. The book examines four main areas: The current state of research on genocide New thinking on the categories and methods of mass violence Developments in teaching about genocide Critical analyses of military humanitarian interventions... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 59.99
The Death Penalty and U.S. Diplomacy analyzes the institutional response to specific forms of foreign intervention and influence such as consular intervention, international litigation, and extradition negotiation. This is documented through case studies such as how a judge in Texas v. Green turned to a comparative Delaware case that relied... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95
Encoding the Olympics assembles a uniquely representative international team of media experts to provide a comprehensive review of the global impact of media and cultural communications associated with the Beijing 2008 Olympics. Commissioned by the IOC, this pioneering comparative study ? the largest in Olympic Games research ?provides a ground-breaking,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00
Ismail Fahmy was Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy Premier of Egypt, but resigned in protest against President Sadat?s visit to Jerusalem in 1977. This book, published in 1983, presents the first portrait of Sadat from within the Arab ruling elite, and gives unique coverage of the crucial negotiations that took place between Arab leaders, which... more...
- Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 26.95
Why are countries often able to communicate critical information using diplomacy? Why do countries typically use diplomacy honestly, despite incentives to bluff? Why are they often able to deter attacks using merely verbal threats? International relations theory is largely pessimistic about the prospects for effective diplomacy, yet leaders nevertheless... more...
- Lexington Books 2012; US$ 79.99
Military Resilience in a Low-Intensity Conflict: A Comparative Study of New Directions Worldwide , by Rachel Suissa, studies states involved in low-intensity conflicts to offer a corrective to post-modern problems of military resilience. Suissa discusses France and Algeria, Russia and Chechnya, Great Britain and Ireland, and Israel and the... more...
- Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 14.99
?A world in which the leading liberal-democratic nation does not assume its role as world policeman will become a world in which dictatorships contend, or unite, to fill the breach. Americans seeking a return to an isolationist garden of Eden?alone and undisturbed in the world, knowing neither good nor evil?will soon find themselves living within... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00
First published in 1990, National Security and International Relations provides a concise analysis of the problem of national security in the twentieth century. It examines the criteria by which states decide what level of security they want to seek in an uncertain and essentially Hobbesian world, and why some states tend to underinsure, while obsessively... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00
This book, first published in 1972, offers a detailed analysis of the post-war formulation of foreign policy, as Britain sought to detach itself from its imperialist past and moved towards a European future. The contributors ? all experts in their fields ? together provide a comprehensive commentary on the complexities of the external pressures that... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95
The future of European foreign policy is of vital significance to the developing world order. The failure of US policy in Iraq has underscored the need for Europe to play a constructive global role. Nevertheless, divisions within Europe over the Iraq war and over the future development of the European Union have raised questions about the potential... more...