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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Russia's Long Twentieth Century

    Voices, Memories, Contested Perspectives

    By Choi Chatterjee, Lisa A. Kirschenbaum, Deborah A. Field

    Russia's Long Twentieth Century is a dynamic new textbook written for twenty first century readers. Rejecting the outdated Cold War framework that most texts on the period use, this textbook focuses on Russia as a dynamic society that embarked on its own path to development, rather than a...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  4. The Arab-Israeli Conflict

    3rd Edition

    By Kirsten E. Schulze

    Series: Seminar Studies

    In this fully revised third edition, Kirsten E.Schulze brings us to a new understanding of the causes, course and consequences of the Arab-Israeli Conflict. Schulze analyses the dynamics of the violence and explores the numerous attempts at resolving the conflict. She traces the origins of the...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  5. Public Goods versus Economic Interests

    Global Perspectives on the History of Squatting

    Edited by Freia Anders, Alexander Sedlmaier

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern History

    Squatters have played an important role in the history of urban development and social movements, not least by contributing to changes in concepts of property and the distribution and utilization of urban space. In this volume, an interdisciplinary circle of authors provides a historical...

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Modern Russia: The Basics

    By Charlotte Alston

    Series: The Basics

    Modern Russia: The Basics is an accessible introduction to the key events and transformations which have taken place in Russia from the late 19th century to the present day. Exploring the subject in seven clearly defined chronological periods, this text examines the politics, economics, culture of...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Middle East Conflicts: The Basics

    By Khalil Marrar

    Series: The Basics

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. 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 March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Reframing the Past

    History, Film and Television

    By Mia Treacey

    Reframing the Past is a history of what historians have written about film and television. Challenging the dominant idea that historical interest in film and television began in the late 1970s, the narrative begins in the 19th century and traces the development of this field into the present day....

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Memory, Forgetting and the Legacy of Post-1945 Displacement in Russia and Eastern Europe

    By Uilleam Blacker

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    After the Second World War, millions of people across Eastern Europe, displaced as a result of wartime destruction, deportations and redrawing of state boundaries, found themselves living in cities that were filled with the traces of the foreign cultures of the former inhabitants. In the immediate...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge