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Bargaining For Women'S RightsActivism in an Aspiring Muslim Democracy

Bargaining For Women'S Rights: Activism in an Aspiring Muslim Democracy

Alice J. Kang

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816692170
eISBN:
9781452952307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692170.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Bargaining for Women’s Rights: Activism in an Aspiring Muslim Democracy asks why a Muslim-majority democracy, the Republic of Niger, adopted some gender equality reforms and rejected others. It ... More

Border Walls Gone GreenNature and Anti-immigrant Politics in America

Border Walls Gone Green: Nature and Anti-immigrant Politics in America

John Hultgren

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816694976
eISBN:
9781452952345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694976.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In contemporary politics, nature is generally assumed to be a commitment of the political left and restrictionism a commitment of the right. The reality, however, is significantly more complicated: ... More

The Deadly Life of LogisticsMapping Violence in Global Trade

The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Deborah Cowen

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book investigates the world of logistics, tracing its movement over the last 60 years from the battlefield to the boardroom, and back again. With a focus on chokepoints - national borders, zones ... More

Global GangsStreet Violence across the World

Global Gangs: Street Violence across the World

Jennifer M. Hazen and Dennis Rodgers (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816691470
eISBN:
9781452948096
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816691470.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Few studies reflect the critical need to study gangs across time and space. Most investigations focus on a single gang or gangs in a single community, and present the gang in a “snapshot” manner, ... More

Nuclear DesirePower and the Postcolonial Nuclear Order

Nuclear Desire: Power and the Postcolonial Nuclear Order

Shampa Biswas

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680979
eISBN:
9781452948584
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680979.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book is an analysis of the complex but hierarchical global nuclear order produced, maintained, and obscured by the workings of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Regime. Using an analysis heavily ... More

Seeking AsylumHuman Smuggling and Bureaucracy at the Border

Seeking Asylum: Human Smuggling and Bureaucracy at the Border

Alison Mountz

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665372
eISBN:
9781452946405
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665372.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In July 1999, Canadian authorities intercepted four boats off the coast of British Columbia carrying nearly six hundred Chinese citizens who were being smuggled into Canada. Government officials held ... More

Speculative SecurityThe Politics of Pursuing Terrorist Monies

Speculative Security: The Politics of Pursuing Terrorist Monies

Marieke de Goede

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816675890
eISBN:
9781452947723
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816675890.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Since the terrorist acts of September 11, 2001, finance and security have become joined in new ways to produce particular targets of state surveillance. This book describes how previously ... More

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