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  1. Evolution: The Basics

    By Sherrie Lyons

    Series: The Basics

    Evolution: The Basics is an engaging introduction to the history, development and science of the theory of evolution. Beginning pre-Darwin and concluding with the latest research and controversies, readers are introduced to the origins of the idea of evolution, the ways in which it has developed...

    Published June 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  2. Criminology: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By Sandra Walklate

    Series: The Basics

    As crime continues to be a high profile issue troubling politicians, the public and the media alike, the study of criminology has boomed. Providing an international and comparative introduction to the discipline, Criminology: The Basics is an accessible guide to the theoretical and practical...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Physical Geography: The Basics

    By Joseph Holden

    Series: The Basics

    Physical Geography: The Basics is a concise and engaging introduction to the interactions, systems and processes that have shaped, and continue to shape, the physical world around us. This book introduces five key aspects of the study of physical geography: atmosphere, weather and climate systems...

    Published April 27th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Islam: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By Colin Turner

    Series: The Basics

    Now in its second edition, Islam: The Basics provides an introduction to the Islamic faith, examining the doctrines of the religion, the practises of Muslims and the history and significance of Islam in modern contexts. Key topics covered include: the Qur'an and its teachings the life of...

    Published April 21st 2011 by Routledge

  5. Terrorism: The Basics

    By James Lutz, Brenda J Lutz

    Series: The Basics

    Terrorism: The Basics is an ideal starting point for anyone interested in one of the most discussed, written about and analysed aspects of modern life. Common misconceptions are dispelled as the authors provide clear and jargon-free answers to the big questions: What does terrorism involve?...

    Published February 24th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Poetry: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey Wainwright

    Series: The Basics

    Now in its second edition, Poetry: The Basics demystifies the traditions and forms of the world of poetry for all those who find it daunting or bewildering. Covering a wide range of poetic voices from Chaucer to children's rhymes, song lyrics and the words of contemporary poets, this book will help...

    Published February 18th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Research Methods: The Basics

    By Nicholas Walliman

    Series: The Basics

    Research Methods: The Basics is an accessible, user-friendly introduction to the different aspects of research theory, methods and practice. Structured in two parts, the first covering the nature of knowledge and the reasons for research, and the second the specific methods used to carry out...

    Published November 15th 2010 by Routledge

  8. World History: The Basics

    By Peter N. Stearns

    Series: The Basics

    World History has rapidly grown to become one of the most popular and talked about approaches to the study of history. World History: The Basics introduces this fast-growing field and addresses key questions such as: What is world history? How do we study a subject with such a broad geographic...

    Published November 10th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Human Genetics: The Basics

    By Ricki Lewis

    Series: The Basics

    Human genetics has blossomed from an obscure branch of biological science and occasional explanation for exceedingly rare disorders to a field all of its own that affects everyone. Human Genetics: The Basics introduces the key questions and issues in this emerging field, including: The common...

    Published October 1st 2010 by Routledge

  10. Finance: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By Erik Banks

    Series: The Basics

    First published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 25th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Politics: The Basics, 5th Edition
    By Nigel Jackson, Stephen D Tansey
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  2. Japan: The Basics
    By Christopher P. Hood
    To Be Published November 18th 2014
  3. Food Ethics: The Basics
    By Ronald Sandler
    To Be Published December 3rd 2014
  4. Christian Theology: The Basics
    By Murray Rae
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  5. Anthropology of Religion: The Basics
    By James Bielo
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  6. Animal Ethics: The Basics
    By Tony Miligan
    To Be Published April 29th 2015
  7. Archaeology: The Basics, 3rd Edition
    By Clive Gamble
    To Be Published June 30th 2015
  8. Narrative: The Basics
    By Bronwen Thomas
    To Be Published August 1st 2015
  9. Art History: The Basics, 2nd Edition
    By Diana Newall, Grant Pooke
    To Be Published August 1st 2015
  10. Translation: The Basics
    By Juliane House
    To Be Published August 1st 2015

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