Series: Routledge Revivals
Exploring Social Geography, first published in 1984, offers a challenging yet comprehensive introduction to the wealth of empirical research and theoretical debate that has developed in response to the advent of a social approach to the subject. The argument emphasises the essentially spatial...
Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge
Defence, Diplomacy and Development in Action
Series: Whitehall Papers
Between 1991 and 2002, Sierra Leone was wracked by a devastating civil war and the complete collapse of state institutions. Since then, however, the UK’s contribution to post-war reconstruction has been widely held up as an example of successful stabilisation and state-building – particularly of...
Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge
Series: ICA Handbook Series
The Handbook of Communication History addresses central ideas, social practices, and media of communication as they have developed across time, cultures, and world geographical regions. It attends to both the varieties of communication in world history and the historical investigation of those...
Published December 10th 2012 by Routledge
Social relations in our globalising world are increasingly stretched out across the borders of two or more nation-states. Yet, despite the growing academic interest in transnational economic networks, political movements and cultural forms, too little attention has been paid to the transformations...
Published November 29th 2011 by Routledge
Local Flaps in Head and Neck Reconstruction & Microsurgical Reconstruction of the Head and Neck - Two Volume Set
The classic first volume on Local Flaps in Head and Neck Reconstruction, by Dr. Ian T. Jackson, presents a simple, elegant approach to solving common reconstructive problems encountered by plastic surgeons at all levels of training. In the second volume, Microsurgical Reconstruction of the Head and...
Published July 1st 2010 by CRC Press
A Systems Approach
Filling a new need in engineering education, Getting Design Right: A Systems Approach integrates aspects from both design and systems engineering to provide a solid understanding of the fundamental principles and best practices in these areas. Through examples, it encourages students to create an...
Published September 22nd 2009 by CRC Press
Enquiries into the Secret State
Series: Studies in Intelligence
This edited volume brings together many of the world’s leading scholars of intelligence with a number of former senior practitioners to facilitate a wide-ranging dialogue on the central challenges confronting students of intelligence. The book presents a series of documents, nearly all of which...
Published March 19th 2008 by Routledge
Series: The Medieval World
The Mongols had a huge impact on medieval Europe and the Islamic world. This book provides a comprehensive survey of contacts between the Catholic West and the Mongol world-empire from the first appearance of Chinggis Khan’s armies in 1221 down to the death of Tamerlane (1405) and the battle...
Published April 7th 2005 by Routledge
Journeys in Shadows
Series: Studies in Intelligence
Over the past few decades, international history and security have been significantly influenced by greater understanding of the role of intelligence in national security and foreign policy-making. In Britain, much of the work has developed in the subdiscipline of international history with...
Published July 8th 2004 by Routledge