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  1. The Conduct of War 1789-1961

    A Study of the Impact of the French, Industrial and Russian Revolutions on War and Its Conduct

    By J. F. C. Fuller

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

    This book, originally published in 1961, examines the wars from the age of absolute rulers, and the destructive impact of revolutionary and democratic government on this state of affairs. It discusses the relation between war and policy, and takes into account how the character of war in the first...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Nepal and the Geo-Strategic Rivalry between China and India

    By Sanjay Upadhya

    Series: Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

    The importance of the Himalayan state of Nepal has been obscured by the international campaign to free Tibet and the vicissitudes of the Sino-Indian rivalry. This book presents the history of Nepal’s domestic politics and foreign relations from ancient to modern times. Analysing newly declassified...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Psychology of Radicalization and Terrorism

    By Willem Koomen, Joop Van Der Pligt

    Terrorism and radicalization have a long history, but in recent years their prominence has been a particularly conspicuous and influential feature of the global political landscape. This important book presents an overview of the processes involved in radicalization and terrorism, and introduces a...

    To Be Published September 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Legacies of Violence in Contemporary Spain

    Edited by Ofelia Ferran, Lisa Hilbink

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern European History

    This book explores social, political, legal, and cultural facets of the movement for the recovery of historical memory and the growing demands for accountability for past state-sanctioned violence in Spain, both of which have been fueled by the exhumations of mass graves that began in 2000. The...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. A History of Sports Coaching in Britain

    Overcoming Amateurism

    By Dave Day, Tegan Carpenter

    Series: Routledge Research in Sports Coaching

    At the London Olympics in 2012 Team GB achieved a third place finish in the medals table. A key factor in this achievement was the high standard of contemporary British sports coaching. But how has British sports coaching transitioned from the amateur to the professional, and what can the hitherto...

    To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Oral History Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Robert Perks, Alistair Thomson

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    The Oral History Reader, now in its third edition, is a comprehensive, international anthology combining major, ‘classic’ articles with cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral history. Twenty-seven new chapters introduce the most significant developments in oral history in the...

    To Be Published October 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Transgressive Women in Modern Russian and East European Cultures

    From the Bad to the Blasphemous

    Edited by Yana Hashamova, Beth Holmgren, Mark Lipovetsky

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and History

    The cultural "crimes" and harsh state punishment of Pussy Riot, the most famous Russian feminist collective to date, prompt this volume's retrospective investigations into why, how, and to what effect women have been perceived to "behave badly" in Russia, Poland, and the Balkans. Arguing...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Radio Wars

    Broadcasting During the Cold War

    Edited by Linda Risso

    During the Cold War, radio broadcasting played an important role in the ideological confrontation between East and West. As archival documents gathered in this volume reveal, radio broadcasting was among the most pressing concerns of contemporary information agencies. These broadcasts could...

    To Be Published November 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Cinema in the Cold War

    Political Projections

    Edited by Cyril Buffet

    The film industry was an important propaganda element during the Cold War. As with other conflicts, the Cold War was fought not just with weapons, but with words and images. Throughout the conflict, cinema was a reflection of the societies, the ideologies, and the political climates in which the...

    To Be Published November 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Photography in and out of Africa

    Iterations with Difference

    Edited by Kylie Thomas, Louise Green

    This book offers a range of perspectives on photography in Africa, bringing research on South African photography into conversation with work from several other places on the continent, including Angola, the DRC, Kenya, Mali, Morocco, Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Eritrea. The collection engages with the...

    To Be Published November 20th 2015 by Routledge