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  1. The Silk Roads

    Edited by Barbara Meisterernst

    Series: Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

    The areas covering the Silk Roads, the ancient and modern roads from China to the West, including the region of modern Xinjiang, have an enduring and most diverse history. The impact that the political, cultural, and economic exchange on the Silk Roads had on the world cannot be overestimated; this...

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Global Lives of Things

    The Material Culture of Connections in the Early Modern World

    By Anne Gerritsen, Giorgio Riello

    The Global Lives of Things considers the ways in which ‘things’, ranging from commodities, to works of art and precious materials, participated in the shaping of ‘globalisation’ in the early modern period. By focusing on the European encounters with the Americas and Australia, this volume traces...

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Prophet and the Age of the Caliphates

    The Islamic Near East from the 6th to the 11th Century, 3rd Edition

    By Hugh Kennedy

    Series: A History of the Near East

    The Prophet and the Age of Caliphates is an accessible guide to the history of the Near East from c.600-1050AD, the period in which Islamic society was formed. Beginning with the life of Muhammad and the birth of Islam, Hugh Kennedy goes on to explore the great Arab conquests of the seventh century...

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Britain, America and the Special Relationship since 1941

    By B. J. C. McKercher

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Britain, America and the Special Relationship considers the informal but internationally significant alliance between Britain and the United States that has existed since the first years of the Second World War. First nurtured by Winston Churchill, after 1945 it strengthened in...

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. From Windhoek to Auschwitz

    On the Relationship Between Colonialism and the Holocaust

    By Jürgen Zimmerer

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern European History

    Forty years prior to the Holocaust, German colonial troops in German Southwest Africa (known today as Namibia) murdered up to 80000 Herero and 20000 Nama, and caused many more thousands to perish in the desert and as slave laborers in concentration camps. During the last decade,...

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. How History Works

    The Reconstitution of a Human Science

    By Martin L. Davies

    Series: Routledge Approaches to History

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Fashion Studies Book

    By Jennifer Craik, Sharon Peoples

    The Fashion Book is an exciting, readable and comprehensive, all-in-one resource for students of fashion across the English-speaking world. It is designed as an introduction to fashion studies that can be used in a range of fashion courses from fashion studies degrees to fashion modules, and majors...

    To Be Published November 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. World Culture Re-Contextualised

    Meaning Constellations and Path-Dependencies in Comparative and International Education Research

    Edited by Jürgen Schriewer

    Impressive strands of research have shown the emergent reality of increasing world-level interconnection in almost every field of social action. As a consequence, theories and models have been developed which are aimed at conceptualising this new reality along the lines of an ‘institutionalised’...

    To Be Published November 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Companion to American Urbanism

    Edited by Joseph Heathcott

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    To Be Published November 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Constitution Making in Asia

    Decolonisation and State-Building in the Aftermath of the British Empire

    Edited by Harshan Kumarasingham

    Series: Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

    This book examines the process of constitutional formation in the era of decolonisation and state building in Asia. Britain’s main imperial possessions in the region were granted independence in the 1940s and 1950s and needed to craft constitutions for their new states. Invariably the indigenous...

    To Be Published November 29th 2015 by Routledge