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  1. Post-War Repatriation to Defeated Japan

    By Beatrice Trefalt

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    The repatriation of more than six million Japanese from overseas territories in the period between 1945 and the mid-1950shaad a major impact on Japanese culture and politics. The book explores the tensions of identity that emerged during the years of re-integration and shows how tightly post-war...

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Henry Kissinger

    Pragmatic Statesman in Hostile Times

    By Abraham R. Wagner

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    Henry Kissinger is a writer, political scientist, diplomat and businessman. A recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1973, he served as National Security Advisor and Secretary of State for both President Nixon and President Ford. He played a huge role in the foreign policy of the US between...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Urbanisation and Social Change in India

    Making Citizens

    By Tommaso Bobbio

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    As urbanisation is rapidly changing the geographic and social landscape of India, issues of collective violence, urban poverty and discrimination becomes crucial factor in the redefinition of citizenship not only in legal terms, but also in a cultural and socio-economic dimension. While Indian...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Margaret Thatcher

    Edited by Tim Bale

    Series: Critical Evaluations of Key Political Leaders

    Margaret Thatcher (1925–2013) was the dominant British political leader of our age. No postwar prime minister has equalled the impact she made on modern British history, nor matched her influence on the European and world stages. But, as she becomes a historical figure, how to distinguish myth from...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Mobilizing Shanghai Youth

    By Kristin Mulready-Stone

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    This book explores the similarities and differences among youth organizations that were connected to Chinese political parties or governments in Shanghai, spanning from the beginning of the May Fourth Movement to World War II. These organizations came into being partly as a result of the new status...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Modern India since Independence

    By Crispin Bates, Subho Basu

    Series: Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

    The textbook offers a detailed, jargon-free, chronological survey of Indian political history from 1947 up to the present. It treats political structures as historically determined, induced by economic transformation, state interventions, popular movements and discourses emanating from and...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Elie Wiesel

    Humanist Messenger for Peace

    By Alan L. Berger

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Martin Luther King Jr

    2nd Edition

    By Peter J. Ling

    Series: Routledge Historical Biographies

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 January 30th 2015 by Routledge