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Forthcoming Contemporary History 1945- Books

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  1. 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 June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Modern Southeast Asia

    Region, History and Culture in Global Perspective

    By Tony Day

    Thematic and analytical in approach, Modern Southeast Asia provides an interdisciplinary history of the region from around 1800 to the present day. Organized around case studies illustrating the major themes and debates in Southeast Asian history, this title retains a clear chronological structure...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Khrushchev

    By Alexander Titov

    Series: Routledge Historical Biographies

    Nikita Khrushchev is a key figure in the history of the twentieth century who led the Soviet Union through some of the most tense and troubled years of the Cold War. This new biography draws extensively on sources only just emerging for the 1950s and 1960s, to take a fresh look at the life of this...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. A History of Sports Coaching in Britain

    Overcoming Amateurism

    By Dave Day, Tegan Carpenter

    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 July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Business, Law and Education for Modernity

    The Golden Harbor Press in Meiji Japan and the Commercial Press in Modern China

    Edited by Billy Kee-long So, Sufumi So

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Britain, America and the Special Relationship since 1941

    By Brian McKercher

    Series: Seminar Studies

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Modern Japan

    A Social and Political History, 3rd Edition

    By Elise K Tipton

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    This thoroughly revised and updated third edition of Modern Japan provides a concise and fascinating introduction to the social, cultural and political history of modern Japan. Ranging from the Tokugawa period to the present day, Tipton links everyday lives with major historical developments,...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Woodward and Bernstein

    The People's Right to Know

    By Julie A. Goldsmith

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    It is not often that journalism makes it into the grand narrative of American history. Woodward and Bernstein, through their coverage and breaking of the news story that was Watergate, not only inserted themselves into the story of political corruption going on in Washington, but have remained...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge