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  1. British Culture

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By David P. Christopher

    This third edition of British Culture is the complete introduction to culture and the arts in Britain today. Extensively illustrated and offering a wider range of topics than ever before, David P. Christopher identifies and analyses key areas in language, literature, film, TV, social media, popular...

    To Be Published May 6th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Urbanisation, Citizenship and Conflict in India

    Ahmedabad 1900-2000

    By Tommaso Bobbio

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    Urbanisation is rapidly changing the geographic and social landscape of India, and indeed Asia as a whole. Issues of collective violence, urban poverty and discrimination become crucial factors in the redefinition of citizenship not only in legal terms, but also in a cultural and socio-economic...

    To Be Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Women, Diplomacy and International Politics since 1500

    Edited by Glenda Sluga, Carolyn James

    Series: Women's and Gender History

    Women, Diplomacy and International Politics since 1500 explores the role of women as agents of diplomacy in the trans-Atlantic world since the early modern age. Despite increasing evidence of their involvement in political life across the centuries, the core historical narrative of international...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Post-colonial struggles for a democratic Southern Africa

    Legacies of Liberation

    Edited by Carolyn Bassett, Marlea Clarke

    National liberation, one of the grand narratives of the twentieth century, has left a weighty legacy of unfulfilled dreams. Legacies of Liberation: postcolonial struggles for a democratic Southern Africa explores the ongoing struggle for legitimate, accountable political leaders in postcolonial...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Ralph Bunche and the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    Mediation and the UN, 1947-1949

    By Elad Ben-Dror

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    The book presents the fascinating story of Bunche the man within the frame tale of the UN’s initial involvement in Palestine between 1947 and 1949. During those years, the UN had a decisive influence on the history of the country and on the Arab-Israeli conflict. Bunche played an extremely...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. An Intellectual History of Blindness

    The Enlightenment to the Present

    By Frank Wyman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Cultural History

    This volume studies two related problematics. First, Enlightenment ideas about human difference in general and blindness in particular were often at war with one another. Second, conflicts concerning Enlightenment thought continued in the lives and writings of many important blind thinkers, from...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Between Empire and Europe

    Intellectuals and the Nation in Britain and France During the Cold War

    By Lucia Bonfreschi, Marzia Maccaferri

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern European History

    Between the end of WWII and the end of the Cold War, the international roles of France and Great Britain changed dramatically. Major international powers were now states much bigger than European nations in terms of population, wealth, military capacity. Analyzing the international political...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Local History and War Memories in Hokkaido

    Edited by Philip A. Seaton

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    This book examines the local history and collective memories of war in Hokkaido, the northern island ofJapan. Using Japanese-language sources presented for the first time in English, such as interview data, archives and literature, the contributors to this volume manage to work their...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Neutrality and Neutralism in the Global Cold War

    The Non-Aligned Movement in the East-West Conflict

    Edited by Sandra Bott, Jussi Hanhimaki, Janick Schaufelbuehl, Marco Wyss

    Series: Cold War History

    This book sheds new light on the role of neutral states and the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in the global Cold War. The volume places the neutrals and the NAM in the context of the Cold War and demonstrate the links between the East, the West and the so-called 'Third World'. ...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Youth and Sexuality in the Twentieth-Century United States

    By John C. Spurlock

    Incorporating personal stories, diaries, and letters, American Youth and Sexuality in the Twentieth Century traces the experiences of youth in the U.S. throughout the 20th century. Spurlock explores the role of friend networks in shaping relationships, shows the dominance of 'going steady', and...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge