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Accountability in Global GovernancePluralist Accountability in Global Governance

Accountability in Global Governance: Pluralist Accountability in Global Governance

Gisela Hirschmann

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198861249
eISBN:
9780191893322
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861249.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

How can international organizations (IOs) like the United Nations (UN) and their implementing partners be held accountable if their actions and policies violate fundamental human rights? Political ... More

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

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

Animosity at BayAn Alternative History of the India-Pakistan Relationship, 1947-1952

Animosity at Bay: An Alternative History of the India-Pakistan Relationship, 1947-1952

Pallavi Raghavan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190087579
eISBN:
9780197520772
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190087579.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

In this groundbreaking book, Raghavan uses previously untapped archival sources to weave together new stories about the experiences of post-partition state-making in South Asia. Through meticulous ... 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

Asymmetric KillingRisk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Asymmetric Killing: Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Neil C. Renic

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198851462
eISBN:
9780191886065
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851462.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book offers an engaging and historically informed account of the moral challenge of radically asymmetric violence—warfare conducted by one party in the near-complete absence of physical risk, ... 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

BlusterDonald Trump's War on Terror

Bluster: Donald Trump's War on Terror

Peter R. Neumann

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190099947
eISBN:
9780197520734
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190099947.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Donald Trump promised to defeat terrorism, but there is no easy way to make sense of his war on terror. Is it a genuine strategic shift from previous administrations? Or is it all bluster, a way to ... More

Boxing PandoraRethinking Borders, States, and Secession in a Democratic World

Boxing Pandora: Rethinking Borders, States, and Secession in a Democratic World

Timothy William Waters

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780300235890
eISBN:
9780300249439
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300235890.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The inviolability of national borders is an unquestioned pillar of the post-World War II international order. Fixed borders are believed to encourage stability, promote pluralism, and discourage ... More

Breaking ProtocolAmerica's First Female Ambassadors, 1933-1964

Breaking Protocol: America's First Female Ambassadors, 1933-1964

Philip Nash

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813178394
eISBN:
9780813178387
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178394.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Breaking Protocol tells the story of the first female ambassadors in US history (1933–1964): Ruth Bryan Owen, Florence Jaffray Harriman, Perle S. Mesta, Eugenie M. Anderson, Clare Boothe Luce, and ... More

Breaking the Exclusion CycleHow to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Breaking the Exclusion Cycle: How to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Ana Bracic

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190050672
eISBN:
9780190050702
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050672.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Social exclusion of marginalized populations is an intractable problem of global relevance. Breaking the Exclusion Cycle develops a theory of how individual behaviors contribute to its persistence, ... More

California Greenin'How the Golden State Became an Environmental Leader

California Greenin': How the Golden State Became an Environmental Leader

David Vogel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196176
eISBN:
9781400889594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196176.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Over the course of its 150-year history, California has successfully protected its scenic wilderness areas, restricted coastal oil drilling, regulated automobile emissions, preserved coastal access, ... More

Call Your "Mutha"A Deliberately Dirty-Minded Manifesto for the Earth Mother in the Anthropocene

Call Your "Mutha": A Deliberately Dirty-Minded Manifesto for the Earth Mother in the Anthropocene

Jane Caputi

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190902704
eISBN:
9780190902742
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190902704.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

The proposed new geological era, The Anthropocene (a.k.a. Age of Humans, Age of Man), marking human domination of the planet long called Mother Earth, is truly The Age of the Motherfucker. The ... More

Candidate MattersA Study of Ethnic Parties, Campaigns, and Elections in Latin America

Candidate Matters: A Study of Ethnic Parties, Campaigns, and Elections in Latin America

Karleen Jones West

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190068844
eISBN:
9780190068875
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190068844.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

In Candidate Matters: A Study of Ethnic Parties, Campaigns, and Elections in Latin America, Karleen Jones West argues that the characteristics of individual candidates campaigning in their districts ... More

A Change is Gonna ComeHow to Have Effective Political Conversations in a Divided America

A Change is Gonna Come: How to Have Effective Political Conversations in a Divided America

Brian F. Harrison

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190939557
eISBN:
9780190939588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939557.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Get your head out of your @*&. Snowflake. You’re an idiot. Stupid liberal. Ignorant conservative. It can feel good to use a disparaging name and dismiss a divergent belief or opinion but it turns ... More

Changing PlacesThe Science and Art of New Urban Planning

Changing Places: The Science and Art of New Urban Planning

John MacDonald, Charles Branas, and Robert Stokes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691195216
eISBN:
9780691197791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691195216.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The design of every aspect of the urban landscape—from streets and sidewalks to green spaces, mass transit, and housing—fundamentally influences the health and safety of the communities who live ... More

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