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Sustainable SecurityRethinking American National Security Strategy

Sustainable Security: Rethinking American National Security Strategy

Jeremi Suri and Benjamin Valentino (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190611477
eISBN:
9780190611514
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190611477.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

As the world shifts away from the unquestioned American hegemony that followed in the wake of the Cold War, the United States is likely to face new kinds of threats and sharper resource constraints ... More

Sweden and Ecological GovernanceStraddling the Fence

Sweden and Ecological Governance: Straddling the Fence

Lennart J. Lundqvist

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719069024
eISBN:
9781781700549
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719069024.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Sweden is seen as a forerunner in environmental and ecological policy. This book is about policies and strategies for ecologically rational governance, and uses the Swedish case study to ask whether ... More

Symbolic Power in the World Trade Organization

Symbolic Power in the World Trade Organization

Matthew Eagleton-Pierce

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199662647
eISBN:
9780191748424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662647.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Questions of power are central to understanding global trade politics and no account of the World Trade Organization (WTO) can afford to avoid at least an acknowledgment of the concept. A closer ... More

Syria and the Chemical Weapons TabooExploiting the Forbidden

Syria and the Chemical Weapons Taboo: Exploiting the Forbidden

Michelle Bentley

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781526104717
eISBN:
9781526120861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526104717.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This book analyses the Syria crisis and the role of chemical weapons, in relation to US foreign policy. The Syrian government’s use of chemical weapons and their subsequent elimination would dominate ... More

A System of Rights

A System of Rights

Rex Martin

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198292937
eISBN:
9780191599811
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198292937.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The justification of political authority (the authority of the state) is one of the long‐standing issues of political philosophy, and one that persistently defies satisfactory solution. This book ... More

Take Back the EconomyAn Ethical Guide for Transforming Our Communities

Take Back the Economy: An Ethical Guide for Transforming Our Communities

J. K. Gibson-Graham, Jenny Cameron, and Stephen Healy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816676064
eISBN:
9781452946993
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816676064.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

If the Global Finance Crisis has taught us anything, it’s that economics as we know it is not working. If global warming means anything, it’s that we have to rethink how we live on this shared ... More

Taking Our Country BackThe Crafting of Networked Politics from Howard Dean to Barack Obama

Taking Our Country Back: The Crafting of Networked Politics from Howard Dean to Barack Obama

Daniel Kreiss

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199782536
eISBN:
9780199950614
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199782536.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book presents the previously untold history of the use of new media in Democratic electoral campaigning over the last decade. Drawing on open-ended interviews with more than fifty political ... More

Taking Sides in PeacekeepingImpartiality and the Future of the United Nations

Taking Sides in Peacekeeping: Impartiality and the Future of the United Nations

Emily Paddon Rhoads

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198747246
eISBN:
9780191809316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747246.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

UN peacekeeping has undergone radical transformation in the new millennium. Once limited in scope and based firmly on consent of all parties, contemporary operations are charged with penalizing ... More

TalibanistanNegotiating the Borders Between Terror, Politics, and Religion

Talibanistan: Negotiating the Borders Between Terror, Politics, and Religion

Peter Bergen (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199893072
eISBN:
9780190252656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199893072.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The longest war the United States has ever fought is the ongoing war in Afghanistan. But when we speak of “Afghanistan,” we really mean a conflict that straddles the border with Pakistan—and the ... More

Talk at the BrinkDeliberation and Decision during the Cuban Missile Crisis

Talk at the Brink: Deliberation and Decision during the Cuban Missile Crisis

David R. Gibson

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691151311
eISBN:
9781400842438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691151311.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In October 1962, the fate of the world hung on the American response to the discovery of Soviet nuclear missile sites in Cuba. That response was informed by hours of discussions between John F. ... More

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