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  • Force and Contention in Contemporary Chinaby Ralph A. Jr Thaxton

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 32.00

    This book shows how memories of Mao era suffering drive popular resistance to state power in authoritarian China. more...

  • The World of Protracted Conflictsby Michael Brecher

    Lexington Books 2016; US$ 129.99

    The World of Protracted Conflicts analyzes interstate protracted conflict, a widespread phenomenon in the global system and regional subsystems during the past near-century. It describes the content of a protracted conflict, explains the cause-effect linkages in this multi-dimensional phenomenon, and explores models to forecast protracted... more...

  • Human Rights in Transnational Businessby Julia Ruth-Maria Wetzel

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 159.00

    This book investigates how human rights lawcan be applied to corporate entities. To date there have been insufficientinternational legal mechanisms to bring corporations to justice for theirmisconduct abroad. The book argues that rather than trying to solve the problemlocally, an international approach to corporate human rights compliance needsto... more...

  • Against Corruptionby

    The Stationery Office Ltd 2016; US$ 0.00

    Corruption is the cancer at the heart of many of the world?s problems. It destroys jobs and holds back growth. It fuels instability and terrorism. It traps the poorest in poverty. It even corrodes trust in the sports we love. In this collection of essays leading politicians, activists, journalists and academics begin a global debate about how we... more...

  • This Brave New Worldby Anja Manuel

    Simon & Schuster 2016; US$ 27.00 US$ 18.99

    In the next decade and a half, China and India will become two of the world?s indispensable powers?whether they rise peacefully or not. During that time, Asia will surpass the combined strength of North America and Europe in economic might, population size, and military spending. Both India and China will have vetoes over many international decisions,... more...

  • What Do We Know about Civil Wars?by T. David Mason; Sara McLaughlin Mitchell

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 38.99

    In this timely book, leading scholars guide us through what the latest research tells us about the onset, duration, outcomes, and recurrence of civil wars, as well as the ongoing consequences of conflicts in war-torn countries such as Syria, Sudan, and Rwanda. more...

  • Modern Diplomacy of Capitalist Powersby Andrei A. Gromyko

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Modern Diplomacy of Capitalist Powers details the problems in bourgeois diplomacy. The book is comprised of 11 chapters that cover the international relation policy of a great power. The text first discusses the characteristics and distinctive features of imperialist foreign policy in the 70s and early 80s. The next chapters deal with the diplomacy... more...

  • Connectographyby Parag Khanna

    Orion 2016; US$ 24.99

    Which lines on the map matter most? It is time to reimagine how life is organized on Earth. We're accelerating into a future shaped less by countries than by connectivity. A world in which the most connected powers, and people, will win. In Connectography , Parag Khanna guides us through the emerging global network civilization in which mega-cities... more...

  • State, Society and National Securityby Shashi Jayakumar

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2016; US$ 30.00

    Addressing the complexities of radicalisation, resilience, cyber, and homeland security, State, Society and National Security: Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century aims to shed light on what has changed in recent years security discourse, what has worked (as well as what has not), and what the potential further evolutions within each domain... more...

  • Communal Violence, Forced Migration and the Stateby Sanjeevini Badigar Lokhande

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00

    This book examines the notion of citizenship for Muslims who were displaced after the Godhra violence in Gujarat in 2002. more...