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  1. Taiwan: A New History

    A New History, 2nd Edition

    By Murray A. Rubinstein

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. New Perspectives on European Women’s Legal History

    Edited by Sara Kimble, Marion Röwekamp

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and History

    This volume brings historical analysis to bear on the issue of gender and the law, covering themes ranging from gender in the legal profession, family law, and the intersections of law, politics, and public policy, to provide a comprehensive overview of European women's legal history and...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Exit from Globalization

    By Richard Westra

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Exit from Globalization moves from theory to practice: from questions of where incorrigible knowledge of substantive economic life derives and how that knowledge is put towards making a progressive, redistributive, eco-sustainable future of human flourishing. Westra discards at the outset views...

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge History of Childhood in the Western World

    Edited by Paula S. Fass

    Series: Routledge Histories

    The Routledge History of Childhood in the Western World provides an important overview of the main themes surrounding the history of childhood in the West from antiquity to the present day. By broadly incorporating the research in the field of Childhood Studies, the book explores the major advances...

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. History Hunting

    A Guide for Fellow Adventurers

    By William Moskoff

    The book offers guidance to aspiring historians at every stage and in every walk of life, from practical advice on tackling and organizing projects to recommendations for finding and using resources of all kinds, whether at the local library or historical society or on the world wide web. It is...

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Historical Dictionary of the 1940s

    By James Gilbert Ryan, Leonard C Schlup

    The only available historical dictionary devoted exclusively to the 1940s, this book offers readers a ready-reference portrait of one of the twentieth century's most tumultuous decades. In nearly 600 concise entries, the volume quickly defines a historical figure, institution, or event, and then...

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Mao's Road to Power: Revolutionary Writings, 1912-49: v. 5: Toward the Second United Front, January 1935-July 1937

    Revolutionary Writings, 1912-49

    By Zedong Mao, Stuart Schram

    This projected ten-volume edition of Mao Zedong's writings provides abundant documentation in his own words regarding his life and thought. It has been compiled from all available Chinese sources, including the many new texts that appeared in 1993, Mao's centenary....

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Mao's Road to Power: Revolutionary Writings, 1912-49: v. 6: New Stage (August 1937-1938)

    Revolutionary Writings, 1912-49

    By Zedong Mao, Stuart Schram

    By 1936, after a decade of Civil War and even before the Xi'an Incident, Mao Zedong had begun talking about a "New Stage" of cooperation between the Guomindang and the Communist Party. With the establishment of a framework for cooperation between the two parties, and as Japan began its brutal war...

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Slavery, Race and American History

    Historical Conflict, Trends and Method, 1866-1953

    By John David Smith

    These essays introduce the complexities of researching and analyzing race. This book focuses on problems confronted while researching, writing and interpreting race and slavery, such as conflict between ideological perspectives, and changing interpretations of the questions....

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Notable Women of China: Shang Dynasty to the Early Twentieth Century

    Shang Dynasty to the Early Twentieth Century

    By Paul E Peterson

    The collaborative effort of nearly 100 China scholars from around the world, this unique one-volume reference provides 89 in-depth biographies of important Chinese women from the fifth century B.C.E to the early twentieth century....

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge