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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
The book shows that the trend towards developing partnerships between non-state providers and the state has resulted in both benefits and tensions for achieving education millennium development goals. It was published as a special issue of Development in Practice . more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
This book illuminates the spread of ideologies as both discursive and spatial phenomena in distinct contributions that ground their analysis in cities of the Global North and South. This book was published as a special issue of Globalizations . more...
- Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2014; US$ 29.95
Philanthropic NGOs, foundations, and corporations face endlessly competing needs when deciding to invest or donate for maximum social impact. This book fills an enormous gap by providing a system to measure, operationalize, and improve any organization?s impact investments. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 135.00
The book assesses whether a progressive politics of poverty reduction can be forged within the current post-neoliberal moment of development It was published as a special issue of the Journal of Development Studies . more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00
This book examines the polarization of positions surrounding the transnational boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement aimed at ending the Israeli occupation. The author compares four US-based case studies in which activists for and against BDS struggle over issues of identity, morality, legitimacy, and conceptions of "peace." more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00
The book examines the leading role of the Quaker American Friends Service Committee in the United Nations relief program for Palestine Arab refugees in 1948-1950 in the Gaza Strip. Using archival data, oral histories, and biographical accounts, it provides a detailed look at internal decision-making in an early non-governmental organization. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 155.00
This book provides the first comprehensive analysis of an epochal shift in global order ? the fact that global-south countries have taken up leadership roles in peacekeeping missions, humanitarian interventions, and transnational military industries: Brazil has taken charge of the UN military mission in Haiti; Nigeria has deployed peacekeeping troops... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 35.95
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has a complex position in international relations, being the guardian of international humanitarian law but often acting discretely to advance human dignity. Treated by most governments as if it were an inter-governmental organization, the ICRC is a non-governmental organization, all-Swiss at the... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 115.00
NGOs and the United Nations reveals how NGOs have changed their interaction with the UN since the mid-1990s. It also looks at how their representation to the UN, their consultative status and their characteristic features influence their relationship with the UN. The case studies include some of the most renowned players on the international scene,... more...