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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. The Hindu Diaspora

    Comparative Patterns

    By Steven Vertovec

    Series: Global Diasporas

    Hinduism outside the Indian subcontinent represents a contrasting and scattered community. From Britain to the Caribbean, diasporic Hindus have substantially reformed their beliefs and practices in accordance with their historical and social circumstances. In this theoretically innovative analysis...

    Published October 25th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Women and Political Power

    Europe since 1945

    By Simon Henig

    Series: The Making of the Contemporary World

    The advance of women through the political system has been one of the most significant developments of the second half of the twentieth century. For the first time we have seen women Prime Ministers and Presidents in Europe. Women and Political Power examines the extent of progress women have made...

    Published October 25th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Pamphlets of Protest

    An Anthology of Early African-American Protest Literature, 1790-1860

    Edited by Richard Newman, Patrick Rael, Phillip Lapsansky

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 24th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Revolutions and the Revolutionary Tradition

    In the West 1560-1991

    Edited by David Parker

    Revolutions presents eight European case studies including the English revolution of 1649, the French Revolution and the recent revolutions within the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe (1989-1991) and examines them not only in their specific political, economic and social contexts but also as part of...

    Published October 18th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Men and the Emergence of Polite Society, Britain 1660-1800

    By Philip (Research Editor, New Dictionary Of National Biography) Carter

    Series: Women And Men In History

    This book presents an account of masculinity in eighteenth century Britain. In particular it is concerned with the impact of an emergent polite society on notions of manliness and the gentleman.From the 1660s a new type of social behaviour, politeness, was promoted by diverse writers. Based on...

    Published October 17th 2000 by Routledge