Political activism

    The Taliban Reader: War, Islam and Politics

    Paperback £21.21

    A comprehensive sourcebook for scholars and students of Islamist political movements

    Drones and Terrorism: Asymmetrical Warfare and the Threat to Global Security

    By Nicholas Grossman

    Hardback £17.46

    The new weapons and what they mean for the fight against terrorism

    Pakistan's Nuclear Bomb

    By Hassan Abbas

    Hardback £21.21

    An important book on a sensitive subject: the opacity of Pakistan's nuclear weapons programme.

    What's Wrong with Rights?

    By Radha D'Souza

    Paperback £18.45

    A critique of liberal rights exposing the paradox between 'good' capitalism and the reality of its actions.

    Taliban Narratives

    By Thomas Johnson

    Paperback £24.96

    Shines a light on the Taliban's propaganda arm and its impact on the course of the war in Afghanistan.

    Revolts and the Military in the Arab Spring

    By Sean Burns

    Hardback £69.61

    The Arab Spring, which swept across the Middle East between 2010 and 2012, demonstrated the extent to which military structure and decision-making determine whether peaceful uprisings lead to democratisation, renewed authoritarianism, collapse or civil war.

    Another Bloody Chapter in an Endless Civil War Volume 2: Northern Ireland and the Troubles 1988-90

    By Ken Wharton

    Hardback £17.46

    Irish Republicanism, like its bloodthirsty Loyalist equivalent, bred and nurtured men of evil; psychopathic men and women who killed without compunction or thought; men and women who thought nothing of robbing innocents of their lives, uncaring of the devastation their actions would inflict on wives and children and parents alike....

    Making Revolution in Egypt: The 6 April Youth Movement in a Global Context

    By Ali Sonay

    Hardback £61.11

    The April 6th Youth Movement began as a Facebook page that sought to mobilize young Egyptians' support for striking industrial workers.

    Tribes and Politics in Yemen

    By Marieke Brandt

    Hardback Save £5.04 = £24.96

    This is the first rigorous history of the long-running Houthi rebellion and its impact on Yemen, now the victim of multi-national interventions as outside powers seek to determine the course of its ongoing civil war.

    Theories of Terrorism

    By Daniela Pisoiu

    Paperback £27.92

    This new textbook provides students with a multidisciplinary theoretical and methodological introduction to terrorism studies. The book identifies the main theories proposed in the field of terrorism studies as they relate to several issues: why and how individuals and organizations get involved in terrorism; the definition and concept of terrorism;...

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