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Forthcoming Contemporary History 1945- Books

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  1. The Routledge History of East Central Europe since 1700

    Edited by Irina Livezeanu, Arpad von Klimo

    Series: Routledge Histories

    The Routledge History of East Central Europe focuses on the origins and evolution of modernity in the region between Russia to the east, and Germany and Austria to the west. Starting with the chronological marker of 1700, the book focuses on the origins and evolution of modernity in the...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Oral History Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Robert Perks

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    To Be Published October 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The 1960 Lunch Counter Sit-Ins

    Standing Up for Racial Justice

    By Benjamin Houston

    Series: Critical Moments in American History

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Britain, America and the Special Relationship since 1941

    By Brian McKercher

    Series: Seminar Studies

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The ‘Minor’ War Crimes Trials

    A Socio-Legal Investigation of Victims’ Justice

    By Lorie Charlesworth

    This book reconstructs the legal and military history of the ‘minor’ war crimes trials held in Occupied Germany and elsewhere from 1945-8. Although the International Military Tribunal held at Nuremberg, from the end of 1945, is extremely well known, there were in fact hundreds of trials of ‘...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge