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  • Failing to Protect: The UN and the Politicization of Human Rightsby Rosa Freedman

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 20.99

    Every year tens of millions of individuals suffer grave abuses of their human rights. These violations occur worldwide, in war-torn countries and in the wealthiest states. Despite many of the abuses being well-documented, little seems to be done to stop them from happening. The United Nations was established to safeguard world peace and security, development,... more...

  • Improving Think Tank Managementby Raymond Struyk

    Results for Development Institute 2015; US$ 9.99

    Improving Think Tank Management: Practical Guidance for Think Tanks, Research Advocacy NGOs, and Their Fundersdemonstrates better management is possible, cost-effective, and rewarding for leaders and funders of think tanks. The book contains contemporary and actionable best practices, case studies, templates, and strategies used by real organizations... more...

  • Reviewing Some Early Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers in Africaby Caroline Robb

    International Monetary Fund 2001; US$ 5.00

    This paper reviews some early interim and full PRSPs for countries with which the authors worked during 1999-2000 (Uganda, Burkina Faso, Tanzania, Mozambique, Mali and The Gambia). The purpose of the review is to compare and contrast how the PRSP process was established there. more...

  • Activism, NGOs and the Stateby Melissa Schnyder

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2015; US$ 38.99

    Examines how cross-national differences in policies affecting migrants and refugees impact forms of cooperation among NGOs as they establish transnational social movement networks. more...

  • The Organization Ecology of Interest Communitiesby David Lowery; Darren Halpin; Virginia Gray

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 110.00

    This volume summarizes the origins and development of the organization ecology approach to the study of interest representation and lobbying, and outlines an agenda for future research. Multiple authors from different countries and from different perspectives contribute their analysis of this research program. more...

  • Gambling on Humanitarian Interventionby Alan Kuperman; Timothy Crawford

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Does humanitarian military intervention save lives as intended? Or does it perversely embolden rebels and ignite the spiral of violence that it seeks to prevent? Such questions lie at the heart of a new and lively controversy in international politics. "Gambling on Humanitarian Intervention" explores whether the emerging norm of intervention backfires... more...

  • Networked Governance and Transatlantic Relationsby Gabriella Paár-Jákli

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    In today?s complex and interconnected world, scholars of international relations seek to better understand challenges spurred by intensified global communication and interaction. The complex connectedness of modern society and politics compels us to investigate the pattern of interconnections among actors who inhabit social and political spaces. ... more...

  • Catalysing Developmentby Jan P. Pronk

    Wiley 2009; US$ 43.95

    This volume presents a state-of-the-art debate on the controversial topic of development aid. The contributors are all experts in the field of international development. Presents some challenging conclusions about the role that aid plays in catalysing, or stifling, development. Represents a wide range of different analytical perspectives.... more...

  • A Crisis of Global Institutions?by Edward Newman

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 35.95

    The legitimacy of global institutions which address security challenges is in question. The manner in which they make decisions and the interests they reflect often falls short of twenty-first century expectations and norms of good governance. Also, their performance has raised doubts about their ability to address contemporary challenges such as... more...

  • Hope and Follyby William Preston; Edward S. Herman; Herbert I. Schiller

    University of Minnesota Press 1985; US$ 51.00

    Hope and Folly was first published in 1989. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. Created in a burst of idealism after World War II, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization... more...