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Liliana Andonova. Governance Entrepreneurs: International Organizations and the Rise of Global Public-Private Partnerships (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Peter Andrée, Jeffrey Ayres, Michael J. Bosia, and Marie-Josée Massicotte (eds.), Globalization and Food Sovereignty: Global and Local Change in the New Politics of Food (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014).

David A. Backer, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, and Paul K. Huth, Peace and Conflict 2014 (Boulder, Co: Paradigm Publishers, 2014).

Yves Beigbeder, The World Health Organization: Achievements and Failures, (Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2017).

Bruce J. Berman, Rajeev Bhargava, and Andr Lalibert (eds.), Secular states and religious diversity (Vancouver: UBC Press, 2013).

Hans G. Brauch, Úrsula B. Spring, John Grin, Jürgen Scheffran (eds.), Handbook on Sustainability Transition and Sustainable Peace (Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, 2016).

Stephen Browne, Sustainable Development Goals and UN Goal-Setting (New York: Routledge 2017).

Ken Conca, An Unfinished Foundation; The United Nations and Global Environmental Governance, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015).

Cedric de Coning and Eli Stamnes, UN peacebuilding architecture: the first 10 years (New York: Routledge, 2016).

Andrew F. Cooper, Jorge Heine, and Ramesh Thakur, The Oxford Handbook of Modern Diplomacy (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013).

William E. DeMars and Dennis Dijkzeul, The NGO Challenge for International Relations Theory (New York: Routledge, 2015).

Nick Forester, A Quiet Revolution?; The Rise of Women Managers, Business Owners and Leaders in the Arabian Gulf States (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Ian Hurd, How to Do Things with International Law, (New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2017).

International Committee of the Red Cross, Commentary on the First Geneva Convention, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016).

Julian Junk, Francesco Mancini, Wolfgang Seibel, and Till Blume (eds.), The management of UN peacekeeping: coordination, learning, and leadership in peace operations, (Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2017).

Jan Klabbers and Touko Piiparinen (eds), Normative Pluralism and International Law: Exploring Global Governance (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013).

Edward A. Kolodziej, Governing Globalization: Challenges for Democracy and Global Society (London: Rowman & Littlefield International, 2016).

John Karlsrud, Norm Change in International Relations; Linked Ecologies in UN  Peacekeeping Operations (New York: Routledge, 2015)

Melissa Labonte, Human rights and humanitarian norms, strategic framing, and intervention: lessons for the responsibility to protect (New York: Routledge, 2013).

Adam Lupel and Ernesto Verdeja (editors), Responding to Genocide: The Politics of International Action (Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2013).

Timo Mahn and Mario Negre, The Fragmentation of Aid; Concepts, Measurements and Implications for Development Cooperation, (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016).

Jane McAdam, Climate Change, Forced Migration, and International Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012).

Janne Mende, A Human Right to Culture and Identity; The Ambivalence of Group Rights, (London: Rowman & Littlefield, 2016).

Kurt Mills and David Jason Karp (editors), Human Rights Protection in Global Politics; Responsibilities of States and Non-State Actors (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015).

Bessma Momani, Arab Dawn: Arab Youth and the Demographic Dividend They Will Bring (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015).

Lucia Mouat, The United Nations’ Top Job: A Close Look at the Work of Eight Secretaries-General (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014).

Cathal Nolan, The Allure of Battle; A History of How Wars Have Been Won and Lost (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017).

Farish A. Noor, America’s Encounter with Southeast Asia 1800-1900 (Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2018).

Manfred Nowak, Human Rights or Global Capitalism The Limits of Privatization (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016).

McDonald, Glenn, Emile LeBrun, Anna Alvazzi del Frate, Eric G. Berman, and Keith Krause, Small Arms Survey 2014: Women and Guns (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014).

Phill Orchard. A Right to Flee; Refugees, States, and the Construction of International Cooperation (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014).

Terrence E. Paupp, Redefining human rights in the struggle for peace and development (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014).

Richard Ponzio and Arunabha Ghosh. Human development and global institutions: evolution, impact, reform. (New York: Routledge, 2016).

Pitman B. Potter, Assessing Treaty Performance in China; Trade and Human Rights (Vancouver: UBC Press, 2014).

Vincent Pouliot, International Pecking Orders: The Politics and Practice of Multilateral Diplomacy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016).

Gert Rosenthal. Inside the United Nations: Multilateral Diplomacy Up Close. (New York: Routledge, 2017).

Alex Sager, The ethics and politics of immigration: core issues and emerging trends (London: Rowman & Littlefield International, 2016).

Sami Sarè, The League of Nations and the Debate on Disarmament (1918-1919) (Roma: Edizioni Nuova Cultura, 2013).

Joeseph E. Schwartzberg, Transforming the United Nations System: Designs for a Workable World (United Nations University Press, 2013).

Steve J. Stern and Scott Straus (eds), The Human Rights Paradox: Universality and Its Discontents (Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2014).

Nuno S. Themudo, Nonprofits in Crisis; Economic Development, Risk, and the Philanthropic Kuznets Curve (Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2013).

Andrew S. Thompson, On the Side of the Angels; Canada and the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, (Vancouver: UBC Press, 2017).

John Trent and Laura Schnurr, A United Nations Renaissance; What the UN Is, and What It Could Be, (New York: Columbia University Press, 2018).

Sarah B.K. von Billerbeck, Whose Peace? Local Ownership and United Nations Peacekeeping, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016).

Sebastian Von Einsiedel, David M. Malone, and Bruno Stagno Ugarte, The UN Security Council in the 21st Century (Colorado: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2016).

James Vreeland and Axel Dreher, The Political Economy of the United Nations Security Council: Money and Influence (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014).

Margaret Walton-Roberts and Jenna Hennebry. Territoriality and Migration in the EU Neighbourhood. (Springer-Verlag, 2013).

Thomas G. Weiss, Would the World Be Better Without the UN?, (Cambridge: Polity Press, 2018).

Thomas G. Weiss, David P. Forsythe, Roger A. Coate, and Kelly-Kate Pease, (ed.) The United Nations and Changing World Politics (8th edition), (New York: Routledge, 2016).

Susan L. Woodward, The Ideology of Failed States; Why Intervention Fails (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Suzanne Xiao Yang, China in UN Security Council Decision-Making on Iraq: Conflict understandings, competing preferences (New York: Routledge, 2013).

Hikaru Yamashita, Evolving Patterns of Peacekeeping: International Cooperation at Work (Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2017).