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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

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

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

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

China and the World

China and the World

David Shambaugh (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190062316
eISBN:
9780190062354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190062316.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

China and the World is the most comprehensive, up-to-date scholarly assessment of China’s foreign relations and roles in international affairs. Students, scholars, practitioners, and publics ... More

China's Western HorizonBeijing and the New Geopolitics of Eurasia

China's Western Horizon: Beijing and the New Geopolitics of Eurasia

Daniel S. Markey

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190680190
eISBN:
9780190087883
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190680190.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explains how China’s new foreign policies like the vaunted “Belt and Road” Initiative are being shaped by local and regional politics outside China and assesses the political implications ... More

Citizens and the State in Authoritarian RegimesComparing China and Russia

Citizens and the State in Authoritarian Regimes: Comparing China and Russia

Karrie Koesel, Valerie Bunce, and Jessica Weiss (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190093488
eISBN:
9780190093525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190093488.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

This volume compares the two most powerful authoritarian states in global politics today: Russia and China. For all their power and money, both regimes have faced difficult trade-offs in seeking both ... More

Criminalizing AtrocityThe Global Spread of Criminal Laws against International Crimes

Criminalizing Atrocity: The Global Spread of Criminal Laws against International Crimes

Mark S. Berlin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198850441
eISBN:
9780191885525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850441.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Why do countries adopt criminal legislation making it possible to prosecute government and military officials for human rights violations? Over the past thirty years, dozens of countries have ... More

Dark SkiesSpace Expansionism, Planetary Geopolitics, and the Ends of Humanity

Dark Skies: Space Expansionism, Planetary Geopolitics, and the Ends of Humanity

Daniel Deudney

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190903343
eISBN:
9780190090241
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190903343.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Dark Skies is the first work to assess the full impacts of space expansion, past, present, and future. Thinking about space, and the visions fervently promoted by the global space movement, is ... More

Delaying DoomsdayThe Politics of Nuclear Reversal

Delaying Doomsday: The Politics of Nuclear Reversal

Rupal N. Mehta

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190077976
eISBN:
9780190078003
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190077976.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

Why are states willing to give up their nuclear weapons programs? This book presents a new theory for how external inducements supplied by the United States can convince even the most committed of ... More

Delta DemocracyPathways to Incremental Civic Revolution in Egypt and Beyond

Delta Democracy: Pathways to Incremental Civic Revolution in Egypt and Beyond

Catherine E. Herrold

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190093235
eISBN:
9780190093266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190093235.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, International Relations and Politics

For decades, the United States has funded democracy promotion programs in the Middle East to little avail. Delta Democracy: Pathways to Incremental Civic Revolution in Egypt and Beyond argues that ... More

Digital Journalism, Drones, and AutomationThe Language and Abstractions behind the News

Digital Journalism, Drones, and Automation: The Language and Abstractions behind the News

Cate Dowd

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190655860
eISBN:
9780190098445
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190655860.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Advances in online technology and news systems, such as automated reasoning across digital resources and connectivity to cloud servers for storage and software, have changed digital journalism ... More

Diversity, Violence, and Recognition

Diversity, Violence, and Recognition

Elisabeth King and Cyrus Samii

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197509456
eISBN:
9780197509494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197509456.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

When considering strategies to address violent conflict, an enduring debate concerns the wisdom of recognizing versus avoiding reference to ethnic identities. This book asks: Under what conditions do ... More

The Dragons and the SnakesHow the Rest Learned to Fight the West

The Dragons and the Snakes: How the Rest Learned to Fight the West

David Kilcullen

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190265687
eISBN:
9780190932787
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190265687.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book applies concepts from evolutionary science and military innovation to explore how state and nonstate adversaries of the Western powers have learned to defeat (or render irrelevant) the ... More

The Drone AgeHow Drone Technology Will Change War and Peace

The Drone Age: How Drone Technology Will Change War and Peace

Michael J. Boyle

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190635862
eISBN:
9780197501788
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190635862.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores how the unique features of drone technology alter the strategic choices of governments and non-state actors alike by transforming their risk calculations and expanding their goals ... More

Exit from HegemonyThe Unraveling of the American Global Order

Exit from Hegemony: The Unraveling of the American Global Order

Alexander Cooley and Daniel Nexon

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190916473
eISBN:
9780190054557
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916473.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

We live in a period of uncertainty about the fate of American global leadership and the future of international order. The 2016 election of Donald Trump led many to pronounce the death, or at least ... More

Global Norms and Local ActionThe Campaigns to End Violence against Women in Africa

Global Norms and Local Action: The Campaigns to End Violence against Women in Africa

Peace A. Medie

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190922962
eISBN:
9780190922993
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922962.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

When and why do states implement international women’s rights norms? Global Norms and Local Action is an examination of states’ responses to violence against women (VAW) in Africa and their ... More

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