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Imagining Russia
Imagining Russia (April 2012)
Making Feminist Sense of American Nationalism in U.S.–Russian Relations
Kimberly A. Williams - Author

A bold work of feminist international relations that contributes to our understanding of the gendered, racialized, and heteronormative dynamics of U.S. foreign policy, both in relations with Russia and in the invasion of Iraq.

Co-winner of the 2009 SUNY Press Dissertation/First Book Prize in Women’s and Gender Studies, Imagining Russia uses U.S.–Russian relations between the fall of the Soviet...(Read More)
 
 
Global Governance, Global Government
Global Governance, Global Government (June 2011)
Institutional Visions for an Evolving World System
Luis Cabrera - Editor

Puts commentators on global government in conversation about their often provocative global institutional visions.

Recent years have seen a remarkable resurgence in rigorous thought on global government by leading thinkers in international relations, economics, and political theory. Not since the immediate post–World War II period have so many scholars given serious attention to possibilities for global int...(Read More)
 
 
Engagement with North Korea
Engagement with North Korea (September 2009)
A Viable Alternative
Sung Chull Kim - Editor
David C. Kang - Editor

Examines how and why nations have persuaded North Korea to cooperate on topics such as nuclear policy.

How the world deals with North Korea—a state widely believed to possess a nuclear capability—will have ramifications for both regional and global stability. Engagement with North Korea examines the still controversial policy strategy known as engagement, which aims to persuade rather than f...(Read More)
 
 
Four Centuries of Dutch-American Relations
Four Centuries of Dutch-American Relations (September 2009)
1609-2009
Hans Krabbendam - Editor
Cornelis A. van Minnen - Editor
Giles Scott-Smith - Editor

A comprehensive history of bilateral relations between the Netherlands and the United States.

Since Henry Hudson landed on Manhattan in 1609, the peoples of the Netherlands and North America have been inextricably linked. Four Centuries of Dutch-American Relations, written by a team of nearly one hundred Dutch and American scholars, is the first book to offer a comprehensive history of this bilateral relatio...(Read More)
 
 
Nixon and Israel
Nixon and Israel (August 2009)
Forging a Conservative Partnership
Noam Kochavi - Author

New insights into the cementing of the American-Israeli relationship during the Nixon years.

Using a wealth of recently declassified American and Israeli documents, Nixon and Israel argues that ideational and psychological factors are an important complement to standard geopolitical explanations of American-Israeli relations during the Nixon years. Noam Kochavi looks at the emotional impact on senior American...(Read More)
 
 
Vera and the Ambassador
Vera and the Ambassador (February 2009)
Escape and Return
Vera Blinken - Author
Donald Blinken - Author

A behind-the-scenes look at diplomacy and international relations in post-communist Eastern Europe.

Vera and the Ambassador is a book to be savored and enjoyed on many levels. Both a behind-the-scenes peek at the operations of a U.S. embassy in a post–Cold War former Soviet satellite and a personal story of a refugee’s escape and triumphant return, Vera and Donald Blinken’s dual memo...(Read More)
 
 
Waging Humanitarian War
Waging Humanitarian War (January 2009)
The Ethics, Law, and Politics of Humanitarian Intervention
Eric A. Heinze - Author

Examines the ethical, legal, and political dimensions of military intervention for humanitarian reasons.

How severe must human suffering be before military intervention is considered? Can there be commensurate legal grounding for such an argument? Which actors are the most appropriate agents of intervention? In this reasonable and straightforward approach to the perplexing issue of humanitarian intervention, Er...(Read More)
 
 
China and the International System, 1840-1949
China and the International System, 1840-1949 (November 2008)
Power, Presence, and Perceptions in a Century of Humiliation
David Scott - Author

Examines the images, hopes, and fears that were evoked during China’s century-long subservience to external powers.

As China continues its rapid ascent within the international system, questions of where it came from have particular relevance. Combining history with international relations theory, David Scott considers China’s first substantive modern period of encounter with the West from 1840 th...(Read More)
 
 
Freshwater Resources and Interstate Cooperation
Freshwater Resources and Interstate Cooperation (November 2008)
Strategies to Mitigate an Environmental Risk
Frederick D. Gordon - Author


Examines state cooperation over increasingly scarce water resources.

Reports from the United Nations suggest that as much as forty percent of the global population could be without adequate freshwater supplies by 2015, leading some experts to predict that future wars will be fought over water rather than oil. Yet to date, most nation-states have been able to develop viable freshwater agreem...(Read More)
 
 
Who Gets What?
Who Gets What? (August 2008)
Domestic Influences on International Negotiations Allocating Shared Resources
Aslaug Asgeirsdottir - Author

Examines the domestic constraints negotiators operate under when nations seek to cooperate.

During international bargaining, who gets the better deal, and why, is one of the questions at the heart of the study of international cooperation. In Who Gets What? Áslaug Ásgeirsdóttir analyzes seven agreements signed throughout a twenty-year span between Iceland and Norway to allocate shared ...(Read More)
 
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