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Activists in TransitionProgressive Politics in Democratic Indonesia

Activists in Transition: Progressive Politics in Democratic Indonesia

Thushara Dibley and Michele Ford (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742477
eISBN:
9781501742491
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742477.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This book examines the relationship between social movements and democratization in Indonesia. Collectively, progressive social movements have played a critical role in ensuring that different groups ... More

Amoral CommunitiesCollective Crimes in Time of War

Amoral Communities: Collective Crimes in Time of War

Mila Dragojević

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501739828
eISBN:
9781501739835
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501739828.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines how conditions conducive to atrocities against civilians are created during wartime in some communities. It identifies the exclusion of moderates and the production of borders as ... More

Anglo NostalgiaThe Politics of Emotion in a Fractured West

Anglo Nostalgia: The Politics of Emotion in a Fractured West

Edoardo Campanella and Marta Dassù

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190068936
eISBN:
9780190099619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190068936.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Nostalgia has become a major force in global politics. While Donald Trump hopes to ‘make America great again’, Xi Jinping calls for a ‘great rejuvenation of the Chinese people’, and a majority of ... More

The AnglosphereContinuity, Dissonance and Location

The Anglosphere: Continuity, Dissonance and Location

Ben Wellings and Andrew Mycock (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780197266618
eISBN:
9780191896064
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266618.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This volume provides the first detailed analyses of the ‘Anglosphere’ – a re-imagined transnational community of the English-speaking peoples – which came to international prominence in the wake of ... More

Arafat and AbbasPortraits of Leadership in a State Postponed

Arafat and Abbas: Portraits of Leadership in a State Postponed

Menachem Klein

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190087586
eISBN:
9780190099626
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190087586.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This landmark volume presents vivid and intimate portraits of Palestinian Presidents Yasser Arafat and Mahmoud Abbas, revealing the impact these different personalities have had on the struggle for ... More

Arguing about AlliancesThe Art of Agreement in Military-Pact Negotiations

Arguing about Alliances: The Art of Agreement in Military-Pact Negotiations

Paul Poast

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501740244
eISBN:
9781501740251
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501740244.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Why do some attempts to conclude alliance treaties end in failure? From the inability of European powers to form an alliance that would stop Hitler in the 1930s, to the present inability of Ukraine ... More

Armenia and AzerbaijanAnatomy of a Rivalry

Armenia and Azerbaijan: Anatomy of a Rivalry

Laurence Broers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474450522
eISBN:
9781474476546
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474450522.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict is the longest-running dispute in Eurasia. This study looks beyond tabloid tropes of ‘frozen conflict’ or ‘Russian land-grab’, to unpack both unresolved territorial ... More

Authoritarian ApprehensionsIdeology, Judgment, and Mourning in Syria

Authoritarian Apprehensions: Ideology, Judgment, and Mourning in Syria

Lisa Wedeen

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226650579
eISBN:
9780226650746
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226650746.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

If the Arab uprisings initially heralded the end of tyrannies and a move toward liberal democratic governments, their defeat not only marked a reversal but was of a piece with emerging forms of ... More

Belonging in TranslationSolidarity and Migrant Activism in Japan

Belonging in Translation: Solidarity and Migrant Activism in Japan

Reiko Shindo

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781529201871
eISBN:
9781529201918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201871.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This is the first book to investigate how migrants and migrant rights activists work together to generate new forms of citizenship identities through the use of language. It begins with an overview ... More

Black WaveHow Networks and Governance Shaped Japan's 3/11 Disasters

Black Wave: How Networks and Governance Shaped Japan's 3/11 Disasters

Daniel P. Aldrich

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226638263
eISBN:
9780226638577
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226638577.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Japan's triple disasters - earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear meltdown- on March 11 2011 took more than 18,400 lives and caused $235 billion in damage across the Tohoku region. This book tackles ... More

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