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  1. The History on Film Reader

    Edited by Marnie Hughes-Warrington

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    Historical film studies is a burgeoning field, with a large and ever growing number of publications from across the globe. The History on Film Reader distils this mass of work, offering readers an introduction to just under thirty of the most critical and representative writings on the...

    Published April 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  2. The Modern Historiography Reader

    Western Sources

    Edited by Adam Budd

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    In The Modern Historiography Reader, Adam Budd guides readers through European and North American developments in history-writing since the eighteenth century. Starting with Enlightenment history and moving through subjects such as moral history, national history, the emergence of history as a...

    Published November 17th 2008 by Routledge

  3. The Witchcraft Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Darren Oldridge

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    The Witchcraft Reader draws together the best historical writing on the subject, exploring the origins and consequences of the fear of witches. The Reader traces the development of witch beliefs in the late Middle Ages, the social and political dynamics of witch-hunts in the sixteenth and...

    Published April 7th 2008 by Routledge

  4. The Victorian Studies Reader

    Edited by Kelly Boyd, Rohan McWilliam

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    Selected as an 'Outstanding Academic Title' in the 2008 CHOICE awards, The Victorian Studies Reader gathers together, in one volume, some of the key pieces on Victorian history, society and culture. The book draws on new trends in looking at the Victorian Age and includes sections on:...

    Published April 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Feminist History Reader

    Edited by Sue Morgan

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    The Feminist History Reader gathers together key articles, from some of the very best writers in the field, that have shaped the dynamic historiography of the past thirty years, and introduces students to the major shifts and turning points in this dialogue. The Reader is divided into four sections...

    Published April 21st 2006 by Routledge

  6. The Oral History Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Alistair Thomson

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    This greatly anticipated update of The Oral History Reader is a comprehensive, international anthology of major, ‘classic’ articles and cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral history. This wide-ranging volume illustrates similarities and differences in oral history from around...

    Published April 7th 2006 by Routledge

  7. The Global History Reader

    Edited by Bruce Mazlish, Akira Iriye

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    This groundbreaking work brings together an important collection of essays from an international range of contributors to set globalization in its historical context. Through these thematically focused essays, the history of the world is examined in key themes that transcend national boundaries...

    Published November 4th 2004 by Routledge

  8. The World War Two Reader

    Edited by Gordon Martel

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    From highly respected field academic Gordon Martel, The World War Two Reader is a rare work that provides a complete and up-to-date overview of the recent historiography on World War Two. Huge in scope, both geographically and thematically, this excellent reader examines twenty-one articles by...

    Published May 20th 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Nature of History Reader

    Edited by Keith Jenkins, Alun Munslow

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    In this timely collection, key pieces of writing by leading historians are reproduced and evaluated, with an explanation and critique of their character and assumptions, and how they reflect upon the nature of the history project. The authors respond to the view that the nature of history has...

    Published April 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  10. The Postmodernism Reader

    Foundational Texts

    Edited by Michael Drolet

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    The Postmodernism Reader traces the origins, development and the politics of postmodernism through the key writings of postmodernist thinkers. This collection of foundational essays restores the poignancy that has been lost – or even emphatically rejected – in the debate about postmodernism by...

    Published November 27th 2003 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Oral History Reader, 3rd Edition
    Edited by Robert Perks, Alistair Thomson
    To Be Published October 28th 2015

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