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  1. Studies in the History of Latin American Economic Thought

    By Oreste Popescu

    This is the first study of the development of economic thought in Latin America. It traces the development of economic ideas during five centuries and across the whole continent. It addresses a wide range of approaches to economic issues including:* the scholastic tradition in Latin American...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Dynamics of the Modern Brewing Industry

    Edited by Terry Gourvish, Richard G. Wilson

    For the past two centuries, brewing has been a constantly innovative and evolving industry, subject to changes in technology, taste and industrial structure. This ground-breaking book is one of the first to examine the industry from the perspectives of economic and business history. It combines...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. The History of the Bundesbank

    Lessons for the European Central Bank

    Edited by Jakob De Haan

    After fifty years the Deutsche Bundesbank - the central bank that dominated European monetary affairs - has stepped down to entrust monetary policy to the European Central Bank (ECB). This is the first research work to thoroughly explore the lessons to be learned from the Bundesbank by the ECB, in...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Britain and the Sterling Area

    From Devaluation to Convertibility in the 1950s

    By Dr Catherine Schenk

    To complement current work on the British domestic economy in the post-war period it is necessary to examine external economic policy. Whilst considerable work has been done on Britain's relations with Europe and with America, the complexities of the sterling area have remained obscure. This volume...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Interpreting History in Sino-Japanese Relations

    A Case-Study in Political Decision Making

    By Caroline Rose

    The first book-length study to examine the re-writing of school textbooks by the Japanese Education Ministry in an attempt to play down atrocities in China during World War II. The famous textbook crisis in 1982 was at the centre of a diplomatic storm extending through the 1980s as Sino-Japanese...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Migrants, Minorities & Health

    Historical and Contemporary Studies

    Edited by Lara Marks, Michael Worboys

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Nutrition in Britain

    Science, Scientists and Politics in the Twentieth Century

    Edited by David Smith

    This volume brings together for the first time a collection of essays, based on original research, which focus on the history of nutrition science in Britain. Each chapter considers a different episode in the development and application of nutritional knowledge during the twentieth century. The...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Locus of Care

    Families, Communities, Institutions, and the Provision of Welfare Since Antiquity

    Edited by Peregrine Horden, Richard Smith

    The care of the needy and the sick is delivered by various groups including immediate family, the wider community, religious organisations and the State funded institutions. The Locus of Care provides an historical perspective on welfare detailing who carers were in the past, where care was...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Midwives, Society and Childbirth

    Debates and Controversies in the Modern Period

    Edited by Hilary Marland, Anne Marie Rafferty

    Midwives, Society and Childbirth is the first book to examine midwives' lives and work in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries on a national and international scale. Focusing on six countries from Europe, the approach is interdisciplinary with the studies written by a diverse team of social,...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  10. The British Industrial Decline

    Edited by Michael Dintenfass, Jean-Pierre Dormois

    The decline of British Industry in the late Victorian and early Edwardian period is the subject of major concern to economic and modern British historians. This book sets out the present state of the discussion and introduces new directions in which the debate about the British decline is now...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge