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Forthcoming Contemporary History 1945- Books

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  1. The Economic Development of Europe's Regions

    A Quantitative History Since 1900

    Edited by Nikolaus Wolf, Joan Ramon Rosés

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    The book is the first quantitative description of Europe’s economic development at a regional level over the entire 20th century. Based on a new and comprehensive set of data, this book brings together a group of leading economic historians in order to describe and analyze the development of...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Historical Justice

    Edited by Klaus Neumann

    The yearning for historical justice – that is, for the redress of past wrongs – has become one of the defining features of our age. Governments, international bodies and civil society organisations address historical injustices through truth commissions, tribunals, official apologies and other...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Business of Leisure in 20th Century Britain

    Pay and Play

    By Richard Coopey, Peter Lyth

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    The leisure sector of developed economies continues to grow rapidly, this expansion building on existing forms of leisure economy to introduce entirely new enterprises, products and markets. Britain, the first industrial nation, is no exception, and business across a range of leisure sectors is now...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Global Economic History

    Edited by Francesco Boldizzoni, Pat Hudson

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This landmark volume documents and examines the development of economic history as a global discipline from the later nineteenth century to the present day. Exploring the normative and relativistic nature of different schools and traditions of thought, the Handbook not only examines current...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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 October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Japan's Border Issues

    By Akihiro Iwashita

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

    This book combines an empirical study with theoretical advancements in comparative research to understand Cold War and post-Cold War border issues related to Japan, particularly the Northern Territories/South Kurils dispute with Russia; Takeshima/Dokto with Korea; and Senkaku/Diaoyu with China and...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Women, Labour and the Economy in India

    By Deepita Chakravarty, Ishita Chakravarty

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book analyses the changing labour economy in post-colonial India. It focuses on the sector of paid domestic service, a traditionally male domain, which has emerged as one of the most viable economic options of poor urban women and girl children. Applying an imaginative and refreshing mix of...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge