This book analyzes Obama's foreign policy in the Americas, focusing on major security-related issues such as drug trafficking, organized crime, and terrorism. This book is meant not only for academics and students but also for policy analysts.
This book explores the argumentative strategies used in various human rights contexts by those who advance advocacy rhetoric.... Læs mere
Empirical case studies demonstrate how foreign policy actions depend on discourse in order to appear possible and to become plausible. This study of discourse is offered as a tool for assessing presidential administrations.
This book connects diverse subjects that remind the reader of fundamental issues with respect to war/peace and politics. It examines the... Læs mere
This comprehensive work addresses China's increasing reliance on Central Asian energy resources and its pivoting in,... Læs mere
Friendship in an Age of Economics is the first book not only to detail the relationships neoliberalism encourages... Læs mere
This book provides a historically, socially, and culturally-contextualized portrayal of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) as a complementary and alternative medical profession in the United States.
Discussion of the "Chinese Model" abounds with the rise of China. This volume analyzes the Chinese case in a theoretical framework, provides an evolutionary perspective, and compares it with other models of development.
This book adopts a policy-based approach toward internet governance. It broadens the definition of internet governance and reintroduces... Læs mere
This book analyzes the prison systems in the Americas in the twenty-first century. Leading experts discuss the... Læs mere
This book examines the history of early colonial Kenya's administration and economic condition and... Læs mere
Mediated Images of the South: The Portrayal of Dixie in Popular Culture, edited by Slade, Givens-Carroll, and... Læs mere
This book uncovers the rich variety of environmental writing across... Læs mere
The unique contribution of this book is the focus upon the testimony of Twain's audience as a... Læs mere
This book examines spectatorship in texts by Theodore Dreiser, Miriam Michelson, Irvin S. Cobb, and Paul... Læs mere