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Forthcoming World/International History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Gender in World History

    3rd Edition

    By Peter N. Stearns

    Series: Themes in World History

    Covering societies from classical times to the twenty-first century, Gender in World History is a fascinating exploration of what happens to established ideas about men, women, and gender roles when different cultural systems come into contact. The book breaks new ground to facilitate a consistent...

    To Be Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Atlantic Slave Trade in World History

    By Jeremy Black

    Series: Themes in World History

    In The Atlantic Slave Trade in World History, Jeremy Black presents a compact yet comprehensive survey of slavery and its impact on the world, primarily centered on the Atlantic trade. Opening with a clear discussion of the problems of defining slavery, the book goes on to investigate the Atlantic...

    To Be Published March 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Impact of History?

    Histories at the Beginning of the 21st Century

    Edited by Pedro Ramos Pinto, Bertrand Taithe

    Driven by the increasing importance of discussions around 'impact' and its meaning and implications for history, The Impact of History? brings together established and new voices to raise relevant questions, issues and controversies for debate. The chapters are articulated around the themes of...

    To Be Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The International Aluminium Cartel

    The Business and Politics of a Cooperative Industrial Institution (1886-1978)

    By Marco Bertilorenzi

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    Aluminium was one of most cartelised industries in the international economic panorama of the 20th century. Born following the discovery of electrolytic smelting process in 1886, this industry, even in its infancy, established a cartel which characterised its history until nearly 1980. Managers of...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    Marxist thought continues to be relevant in the modern world, perhaps to the surprise of those who celebrated the fall of the Berlin Wall with the declaration that democracy and the market had ‘won’ the march of history. This 23-volume set collects together both accounts of the development of...

    To Be Published April 6th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge History of Terrorism

    Edited by Randall D. Law

    Series: Routledge Histories

    Though the history of terrorism stretches back to the ancient world, today it is often understood as a recent development. Comprehensive enough to serve as a survey for students or newcomers to the field, yet with enough depth to engage the specialist, The Routledge History of Terrorism is the...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Material of World History

    Edited by Tina Mai Chen, David S. Churchill

    Series: Routledge Approaches to History

    This volume considers the confluence of World History and historical materialism, with the following guiding question in mind: given developments in the field of historical materialism concerned with the intersection of race, gender, labour, and class, why is it that within the field of World...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Freedom and Civilization

    By Bronislaw Malinowski

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    From the early days of Hitler’s rise to power, Bronislaw Malinowski was an outspoken opponent of National Socialism. In response to this, Malinowski began to devote much attention to the analysis of war, from its development throughout history to its disastrous manifestations at the start of the...

    To Be Published April 12th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Making of Modern Iran

    State and Society under Riza Shah, 1921-1941

    Edited by Stephanie Cronin

    Series: Routledge/BIPS Persian Studies Series

    This collection of essays, by a distinguished group of specialists, offers a new and exciting interpretation of Riza Shah's Iran. A period of key importance, the years between 1921-1941 have, until now, remained relatively neglected. Recently, however, there has been a marked revival of interest in...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Origins of the First World War

    Revised 3rd Edition

    By Gordon Martel

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Origins of the First World War summarizes and analyses the policies, issues and crises that brought Europe to war in 1914. Martel explains the position of each of the great powers, and their place in the system of alliances that dominated international politics. He examines the strategic and...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge