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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 January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  2. The Politics of Conspiracy

    Conspiracy Theories About Major Acts Of Terrorism, From The 1993 World Trade Center Bombing To The 2011 Norway Bombings

    By Jeffrey Bale

    Series: Extremism and Democracy

    While conspiracy theories are now a major part of popular culture and propagated worldwide on the Internet, there are surprisingly few serious academic studies of the politics of conspiracy theory. Focusing on the conspiracy thinking surrounding a number of key terrorist incidents, this is a major...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  3. 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 January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Thatcher

    By Graham Goodlad

    Series: Routledge Historical Biographies

    Thatcher provides an accessible and scholarly introduction to the personality and career of Britain’s first female political leader and the twentieth century’s longest serving Prime Minister. Providing a balanced narrative and assessment of one of the most significant figures of the post-war era,...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  5. Transition Economies

    Transformation, Development, and Society in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

    By Aleksandr V. Gevorkyan

    This textbook offers a uniquely comprehensive analysis of the transition economies of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and the Former Soviet Union (FSU). Offering full historical context, the book presents an all-inclusive interpretation of the continuous economic and social transformation process,...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  6. A Subaltern History of the Indian Diaspora in Singapore

    Gradual Disappearance of Untouchability

    By John Solomon

    Untouchable migrants made up a significant proportion of Indian labour migration into Singapore in the 19th and 20th centuries. During this period, they were subject to forms of caste prejudice that powerfully reinforced their identities as untouchables overseas. Today, however, untouchability has...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Transnational Extreme Right Networks

    Edited by Graham Macklin, Fabian Virchow

    Series: Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

    The academic study of international co-operation between extreme right groups in the post-war period remains in its infancy. This book fills this significant gap in the literature and contributes a nuanced understanding of the nature and importance of transnational networks within the political and...

    To Be Published January 30th 2016 by Routledge

  8. 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 January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  9. The Trilateral Commission and Global Governance

    Informal Elite Diplomacy, 1972-82

    By Dino Knudsen

    Series: Cold War History

    Based on extensive archival research, this book moves beyond anecdotal accounts of elite networks and provides the first 'inside view' of the Trilateral Commission. The author shows how David Rockefeller and Zbigniew Brzezinski initiated the Commission in the early 1970s out of fear that...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Singapore

    State and Society, 1965-2015

    Edited by Jason Lim, Terence Lee

    On 9 August 2015, Singapore celebrates its 50th year of national independence, a milestone for the nation as it has overcome major economic, social, cultural and political challenges in such a short period of time. Whilst this is a celebratory event to acknowledge the role of the government...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge