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  • Why Representation Mattersby Simon Chauchard

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    This book explores how political quotas mandating inclusion of marginalized groups socially impact the intergroup relations. more...

  • Government Budgeting and Expenditure Managementby Salvatore Schiavo-Campo

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 59.95

    The government budget should be the financial mirror of society's choices. Yet most people view budgeting as the epitome of eye-glazing subjects, rarely explained in a way that is understandable to the non-specialist and too often presented without adequate consideration of a country?s governance and institutional capacity. Government Budgeting and... more...

  • Foucault and the Modern Internationalby Philippe Bonditti; Didier Bigo; Frédéric Gros

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 127.42

    This book addresses the possibilities of analyzing the modern international through the thought of Michel Foucault. The broad range of authors brought together in this volume question four of the most self-evident characteristics of our contemporary world-'international', 'neoliberal', 'biopolitical' and 'global'- and thus fill significant gaps in... more...

  • Caste, Class, and Capitalby Kanta Murali

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    The book traces the social and political origins of economic policy in India during its high growth phase after 1991. more...

  • Migration and Social Remittances in a Global Europeby Magdalena Nowicka; Vojin ?erbed?ija

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 84.94

    This book explores migrant's global social remittances and their impacts on Europe. Exploring the topic from a range of disciplines including sociology, anthropology, geography and political science, the authors present empirical analyses covering a wide selection of international contexts across Europe, India, Iraq, Bolivia, Congo, Lebanon and... more...

  • Alter-globalization in Southern Europeby Eduardo Zachary Albrecht

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 138.44

    Considering the rise of global political instability and subsequent importance of new social movements, this cutting edge book examines the relationship between the alter-globalization movement and political power in Italy, Spain, and Greece. It argues that not only is the movement anti-political, but that it operates within an apolitical social milieu,... more...

  • Nothing but a Circusby Daniel Levin

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 28.19

    'Brilliant observations on the anthropology of power. You will laugh aloud and you won't put it down' Daniel Kahneman In this eye-opening exploration of the human weaknesses for power, Daniel Levin takes us on a hilarious journey through the absurd world of our global elites, drawing unforgettable sketches of some of the puppets who stand guard,... more...

  • Age of Angerby Pankaj Mishra

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 28.19

    'His vision is unusually broad, accommodating and resistant to categorisation. It is the kind of vision the world needs right now...Pankaj Mishra shouldn't stop thinking' Christopher de Bellaigue, Financial Times 'This is the most astonishing, convincing, and disturbing book I've read in years' Joe Sacco 'Urgent, profound and extraordinarily... more...

  • Social Sciences for an Other Politicsby Ana Cecilia Dinerstein

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 47.73

    This book opens up a unique intellectual space where eleven female scholar-activists explore alternative forms of theorising social reality. These?Women on the Verge? demonstrate that a new radical subject? one that is plural, prefigurative, decolonial, ethical, ecological, communal and democratic- is in the making, but is unrecognisable... more...

  • Cities as International Actorsby Tassilo Herrschel; Peter Newman

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 76.37

    This book explores the growing role of cities and regions as sub-national actors in shaping global governance. Far from being merely carried along by global forces, cities have become active players in making and maintaining the networks and connections that give shape to contemporary globalization. Exploring examples from Europe, North America and... more...