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  1. Arab Nationalism

    The Politics of History and Culture in the Modern Middle East

    By Peter Wien

    Nationalism has been one of the most important political ideologies in the Arab world. This comprehensive text covers a wide expanse of time and geographical area, and includes a wealth of case studies. Rather than just concentrating on the history of ideas and the role of elites it examines Arab...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Arabic Geometrical Methods and the Philosophy of Mathematics

    A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 5

    Edited by Roshdi Rashed

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    This volume provides a unique primary source on the history and philosophy of mathematics and science from the mediaeval Arab world. It also includes extensive commentary from one of world’s foremost authorities....

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Health and Medicine in the Indian Princely States

    1850-1950

    By Waltraud Ernst, Biswamoy Pati, T.V. Sekher

    Series: Routledge Studies in South Asian History

    The book maps developments in public health, the emergence of specialised medical institutions, the influence of western medicine on indigenous medical communities (and their patients) and the interaction between them. Two comparatively large states (Mysore and Travancore), considered ‘progressive’...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Sojourner Truth

    Prophet of Social Justice

    By Isabelle Kinnard Richman

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    Although Sojourner Truth was born into bondage and cruel oppression, in liberation, she emerged as a leader in the most radical causes of her era. She travelled the country, an outspoken and riveting presence in the struggles for the abolition of slavery and women’s suffrage. While her role in...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Business of Leisure in 20th Century Britain

    Pay and Play

    By Richard Coopey, Peter Lyth

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    The leisure sector of developed economies continues to grow rapidly, this expansion building on existing forms of leisure economy to introduce entirely new enterprises, products and markets. Britain, the first industrial nation, is no exception, and business across a range of leisure sectors is now...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Islamic Law and Society in Iran

    A social history of Tehran

    By Nobuaki Kondo

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    This book explores the legal aspects of urban society in nineteenth-century Iran. It provides the social context in which political process occurred and examines how authorities applied law in society, how people utilized the law, and how the law regulated society. The legal system was primarily...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Regulating Competition

    Cartel Registers in the Twentieth Century World

    Edited by Susanna Fellman, Peter Sandberg, Martin Shanahan

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    In recent years, research on competition policies and business collusion has grown substantially. Studies on restrictive business practices at the industry or inter firm level, the development of competition policies and/or legal frameworks to advance these, as well as the activities of public...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. A History of Sports Coaching in Britain

    Overcoming Amateurism

    By Dave Day, Tegan Carpenter

    Series: Routledge Research in Sports Coaching

    At the London Olympics in 2012 Team GB achieved a third place finish in the medals table. A key factor in this achievement was the high standard of contemporary British sports coaching. But how has British sports coaching transitioned from the amateur to the professional, and what can the hitherto...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Early Sources of the Jaina Tradition

    By Bansidhar Bhatt

    Series: Routledge Advances in Jaina Studies

    Looking at the early history of Jainism, from 6th century BCE onwards, this book focuses on one of the 24 Jinas that are identified as the main religious leaders of Jainism. It is a commonly accepted hypothesis that Parsvanatha, the 23rd Jina, is an historical figure whose values were modified by...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Vygotsky

    An Intellectual Biography

    By Anton Yasnitsky, René Van Der Veer

    This intellectual biography offers a fundamentally novel account of the life and times of Lev Vygotsky, who has long been considered a pioneer in the field of learning and human development. The diverse Vygotskian literature has created many distinct images of this influential scientist, which has...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge