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  1. Encyclopedia of Contemporary Russian Culture

    Edited by Tatiana Smorodinskaya, Karen Evans-Romaine, Helena Goscilo

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    This encyclopedia examines Russian culture from 1953, Stalin's death, to the present day. Both ‘Russian’ and ‘Culture’ are defined broadly. Given the diversity of the Federation in its ethnic composition and regional characteristics, questions of national, regional, and ethnic...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Culture

    Edited by Robert Gregg, Gary W. McDonogh, Cindy H. Wong

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    As a meeting point for world cultures, the USA is characterized by its breadth and diversity. Acknowledging that diversity is the fundamental feature of American culture, this volume is organized around a keen awareness of race, gender, class and space and with over 1,200 alphabetically-arranged...

    Published November 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  3. The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Japanese Culture

    Edited by Sandra Buckley

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    With more than 700 alphabetically arranged entries, The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Japanese Culture offers extensive coverage of Japanese culture spanning from the end of the Japanese Imperialist period in 1945, right up to the present day. Entries range from shorter definitions, histories or...

    Published June 28th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Culture

    Edited by Edward L. Davis

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Culture contains nearly 1,200 entries written by an international team of specialists to enable readers to explore a range of diverse and fascinating cultural subjects from prisons to rock groups, underground Christian churches to TV talk shows and radio...

    Published August 26th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Encyclopedia of Contemporary Spanish Culture

    Edited by Professor Eamonn Rodgers, Eamonn Rodgers

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    Spain's rapid and successful transition from an outdated authoritative system to a modern parliamentary democracy has attracted worldwide interest. Some 750 alphabetically-arranged entries provide insights into the exciting cultural and political developments within Spain, including the cultures of...

    Published September 5th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Encyclopedia of Contemporary Spanish Culture

    Edited by Professor Eamonn Rodgers, Eamonn Rodgers

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    Some 750 alphabetically-arranged entries provide insights into recent cultural and political developments within Spain, including the cultures of Catalonia, Galicia and the Basque country. Coverage spans from the end of the Civil War in 1939 to the present day, with emphasis on the changes...

    Published September 5th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of Contemporary Latin American and Caribbean Cultures

    Edited by Daniel Balderston, Mike Gonzalez, Ana M. Lopez

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    This vast three-volume Encyclopedia offers more than 4000 entries on all aspects of the dynamic and exciting contemporary cultures of Latin America and the Caribbean. Its coverage is unparalleled with more than 40 regions discussed and a time-span of 1920 to the present day. "Culture" is broadly...

    Published December 6th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Encyclopedia of Contemporary Italian Culture

    Edited by Gino Moliterno

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    This rigorously compiled A-Z volume offers rich, readable coverage of the diverse forms of post-1945 Italian culture. With over 900 entries by international contributors, this volume is genuinely interdisciplinary in character, treating traditional political, economic, and legal concerns, with a...

    Published March 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  9. Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture

    Edited by Peter Childs, Michael Storry

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    Boasting more than 970 alphabetically-arranged entries, the Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture surveys British cultural practices and icons in the latter half of the twentieth century. It examines high and popular culture and encompasses both institutional and alternative aspects of...

    Published August 11th 1999 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture
    Edited by Peter Childs, Michael Storry
    To Be Published August 15th 2014

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