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  1. Carnival and Theater (Routledge Revivals)

    Plebian Culture and The Structure of Authority in Renaissance England

    By Michael D. Bristol

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this title, first published in 1985, Michael Bristol draws on several theoretical and critical traditions to study the nature and purpose of theatre as a social institution: on Marxism, and its revisions in the work of Mikhail Bakhtin; on the theories of Emile Durkheim and their adaptations in...

    Published November 6th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Large Databases in Economic History

    Research Methods and Case Studies

    Edited by Mark Casson, Nigar Hashimzade

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    ‘Big data’ is now readily available to economic historians, thanks to the digitisation of primary sources, collaborative research linking different data sets, and the publication of databases on the internet. Key economic indicators, such as the consumer price index, can be tracked over long...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Medicine and the Reformation

    Edited by Andrew Cunningham, Ole Peter Grell

    The tremendous changes in the role and significance of religion during Reformation and the Catholic Counter-Reformation affected all of society. Yet, there have been few attempts to view medicine and the ideas underpinning it within the context of the period and see what changes it underwent....

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Atlas of Early Modern Britain, 1485-1715

    By Christopher Daniell

    The Atlas of Early Modern Britain presents a unique visual survey of British history from the end of the Wars of the Roses through to the accession of George I in 1715. Featuring 117 maps, accompanied throughout by straightforward commentary and analysis, the atlas begins with a geographical...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Age of Absolutism (Routledge Revivals)

    1660-1815

    By Max Beloff

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The end of eighteenth century is often regarded as the watershed between the feudal Europe of the Middle Ages and the modern Europe of the nineteenth century and beyond. The chronology covered in this title, first published in 1954, is vast, but covers an intellectually stimulating and exciting...

    Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Early North America in Global Perspective

    Edited by Philip D. Morgan, Molly A. Warsh

    Series: Rewriting Histories

    Early North American history is a field in flux. In the last thirty years, the field of Atlantic History has transformed scholarly studies of colonial America, bringing to light the many connections linking the Americas to Africa and Europe. Recently, though, historians have begun to question the...

    Published September 4th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Rebels, Reformers, and Revolutionaries

    Collected Essays and Second Thoughts

    By Douglas R. Egerton

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    This collection of essays examines the lives and thoughts of three interrelated Southern groups - enslaved rebels, conservative white reformers, and white revolutionaries -presenting a clear and cogent understanding of race, reform, and conservatism in early American history....

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  8. Machiavelli

    By Robert Black

    Machiavelli is history's most startling political commentator. Recent interpreters have minimised his originality, but this book restores his radicalism. Robert Black shows a clear development in Machiavelli's thought. In his most subversive works The Prince, the Discourses on Livy, The Ass and...

    Published August 26th 2013 by Routledge

  9. International Orders in the Early Modern World

    Before the Rise of the West

    Edited by Shogo Suzuki, Yongjin Zhang, Joel Quirk

    Series: New International Relations

    This book examines the historical interactions of the West and non-Western world, and investigates whether or not the exclusive adoption of Western-oriented ‘international norms’ is the prerequisite for the construction of international order. This book sets out to challenge the Eurocentric...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge

  10. The South Sea Bubble

    An Economic History of its Origins and Consequences.

    By Helen Paul

    The book is an economic history of the South Sea Bubble. It combines economic theory and quantitative analysis with historical evidence in order to provide a rounded account. It brings together scholarship from a variety of different fields to update the existing historical work on the Bubble. Up...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge