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  1. Dutch Society


    By John Leslie Price

    This fascinating new interpretation of Dutch society in the Golden Age is a major contribution to early modern history. Dutch society in this period was to a significant extent different from that of the rest of Europe. A high proportion of the population lived in the numerous towns and market...

    Published November 2nd 2000 by Routledge

  2. International Security Issues in a Global Age

    Securing the Twenty-first Century

    Edited by Clive Jones, Caroline Kennedy-Pipe

    This volume examines the new, the changing, and the enduring features of international security in the post-Cold War era. In so doing, it examines the extent to which present state structures and institutions have been able to adapt and accommodate themselves to the diversity of security threats....

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  3. Human Resource Management in the British Armed Forces

    Investing in the Future

    Edited by Alex Alexandreou, Richard Bartle, Richard Holmes

    This study of the future of human resource management in the British armed forces considers the impace of the Human Rights Act 1998 and the Macpherson report. It covers ethnic minorities and gay rights as well as other challenging human resource issues....

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  4. NATO Enters the 21st Century

    Edited by Ted Galen Carpenter

    NATO's military intervention in Yugoslavia highlights the choices and problems confronting the alliance as it approaches the new century. An alliance created to keep Western Europe out of the Soviet orbit during the Cold War has sought to reinvent itself as a "crisis-management" organization to...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  5. Forced Migration in Central and Eastern Europe, 1939-1950

    Edited by Alfred J. Rieber

    These nine case studies, written by Russian, German and Austrian scholars and based on archival findings, should shed new light on deportations and resettlement in Poland, Hungary, Czechoslovakia and Germany. The introduction places forced migration throughout the region in a historical context....

    Published October 30th 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Major International Treaties of the Twentieth Century

    A History and Guide with Texts

    Edited by John Grenville, Bernard Wasserstein

    This definitive work surveys the history of treaty-making in the 20th century, providing the texts of all the major treaties that either continue in force today, or are of historical importance.Truly global in scope and completely up-to-date, this book covers treaties of all kinds, from political...

    Published October 30th 2000 by Routledge

  7. The Clansman: An Historical Romance of the Ku Klux Klan

    An Historical Romance of the Ku Klux Klan

    By Thomas Dixon, Thomas Wintz

    Thomas Dixon was a lawyer, North Carolina state legislator, Baptist minister, lecturer, and novelist. This novel, an abridgement by Cary Wintz was originally published in 1905. It reflects turn-of-the-century attitudes most southerners had about Republican rule during Reconstruction....

    Published October 30th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Explaining NATO Enlargement

    Edited by Robert W. Ruchhaus

    This work evaluates the pros and cons of NATO enlargement. It explains why NATO offered membership to three of its Cold War adversaries and makes recommendations about which countries, if any, should be offered membership in the future....

    Published October 29th 2000 by Routledge

  9. The Merchant Marine in International Affairs, 1850-1950

    Edited by Greg Kennedy

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    Merchant navies represent economic and industrial strength. This study revises the definition of maritime power through a more comprehensive understanding and appreciation for the roles played by the merchant marine of a nation....

    Published October 29th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Imperialism

    Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    Edited by Peter Cain, Mark Harrison

    Series: Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    The philosopher W.B. Gallie argued many years ago that there could be no simple definition of words such as 'freedom' because they embodied what he called 'essentially contested concepts'. They were words whose meaning had to be fought over and whose compteting definitions arose out of political...

    Published October 25th 2000 by Routledge