With so many great titles publishing this month it has been impossible to give them all the justice they deserve in our February eBulletin, so to be sure you don't miss out you can find them all here.
In 2014 our reference publication schedule continues to flourish through a variety of publishing programmes including Routledge Major Works, Routledge Library Editions, and Handbooks & Companions and Europa series.
In Architecture, Buildings & Construction and Landscape this year we see introduction of three new Major Work series.They collate the most influential scholarship, with collections edited by experts in the field.
- Critical Concepts in Architecture
- Critical Concepts in Construction
- Critical Concepts in Built Environment.
Routledge Major Works proudly introduce a new series - Critical Concepts in Construction . Detailing the evolution and the future of the construction industry, this series from Routledge Major Works deals with important issues that impact construction. From technology to management, the roles within construction are far reaching, resulting in a broad scope of study and research. The series collates the most influential scholarship, with collections edited by experts in the field.
“Quite simply, this is an incredible read" - Iain Wear, The Bookbag, January 2013.
"Shiba Ryotaro is Japan’s best-loved author, and Clouds above the Hill is his most popular and influential work. This distinguished translation of a modern classic is a landmark event." - Donald Keene, University Professor Emeritus, Columbia University, USA
One of Japan’s most unforgettable sagas unfolds before English readers for the first time. Clouds above the Hill is an epic portrait of Japan in crisis, it combines graphic military history and highly readable fiction to depict an aspiring nation modernizing at breakneck speed. Best-selling author Shiba Ryotaro devoted an entire decade of his life to this extraordinary blockbuster, which features Japan's emerging onto the world stage by the early years of the twentieth century.
The Routledge Handbook of Sport and New Media is the most comprehensive and in-depth study of the impact of new media in sport ever to be published. Adopting a broad, interdisciplinary approach, the book explores new media in sport as a cultural, social, commercial, economic, and technological phenomenon, examining the profound impact of digital technologies on that the way that sport is produced, consumed and understood.
There is still time to take advantage of the Pre-Pub Offer and is now available for £125 (rrp £140) until March 2014
The Routledge Studies in Human Geography series provides a forum for innovative, vibrant, and critical debate within Human Geography. Titles reflect the wealth of research which is taking place in this diverse and ever-expanding field. We are pleased to announce 4 new books are publishing before March this year. They are:
- Performativity, Politics, and the Production of Social Space
- Global Perspectives on Gender and Space: Engaging Feminism and Development
- Migration, Risk, and Uncertainty
- Fieldwork in the Global South: Ethical Challenges and Dilemmas
Especially relevant at a time when many sectors of the industry have to re - evaluate and reinvent themselves in response to the economic downturn the Routledge Handbook of Hospitality Management brings together specialists from both industry and academia and from a range of geographical regions to provide state-of-the-art theoretical reflection and empirical research.
There is still time to take advantage of the Pre-Pub Offer on Routledge Handbook of Hospitality Management. Now available at a discounted price of £125 (rrp £140) until June 2014
Routledge is pleased to announce that Women, Beauty, and Fashion is now available at a Special Introductory Price!
The gathered works are reproduced in facsimile, giving users a strong sense of immediacy to the texts and permitting citation to the original pagination.
And with a detailed appendix providing data on the provenance of the gathered works, the collection is sure to be welcomed as a vital reference and research resource.
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Vozzola masterfully delves into controversial areas with finesse, examines unresolved disputes without hesitation and throughout it all maintains a friendly writing style. The book will engage students, broaden their imaginations, and guide them in practical application." – Darcia Narvaez, University of Notre Dame, USA
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