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New and Published Books

  1. Sports History

    Edited by Wray Vamplew

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sports Studies

    Once winners started to be recorded Sports History began. Academic Sports History, however, was much longer in coming and there was no concerted productivity in the field till the 1970s. Two strands developed: one out of Physical Education whose practitioners mainly saw Sports History as facts and...

    Published April 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Human Capital

    Edited by Pedro Teixeira

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    In recent decades, human capital has become one of the most popular and influential research programmes in the academy. Its influence is not limited to economics, but has proved to be significant to many other social sciences; indeed, it has infused social and political debates about education and...

    Published March 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Magic and Witchcraft

    Edited by Michael Bailey

    Series: Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    Magic and witchcraft have been important components of almost every human culture throughout history, and continue to be so in the present day, both globally and in the West. These topics have attracted an enormous amount of scholarship, but publications are often scattered, and scholars working in...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Construction Technology

    Edited by Paul Chinowsky

    Series: Critical Concepts in Construction

    The evolution of the construction industry is closely linked with the introduction and evolution of information technologies. Today, collaboration, distributed document management, and instant communications are joining classic scheduling and estimating applications as the standard tools employed...

    Published January 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. IBSS: Economics: 2012 Vol.61

    International Bibliography of the Social Sciences

    Edited by Compiled by the British Library of Political and Economic Science

    First published in 1952, the International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (anthropology, economics, political science and sociology) is well established as a major bibliographic reference for students, researchers & librarians....

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Colloquial Japanese

    The Complete Course for Beginners, 3rd Edition

    By Junko Ogawa, Fumitsugu Enokida

    Series: Colloquial Series

    Colloquial Japanese provides a step-by-step course in Japanese as it is written and spoken today. This new edition has been completely rewritten by experienced teachers; it combines an accessible approach with a thorough treatment of the language, equipping learners with the essential skills needed...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Project Management

    Edited by Joana Geraldi, Jonas Söderlund

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Projects are all around us, from the research paper we are currently working on to the major organizational changes we observe in companies. They are a purposeful, time-limited integration of diverse knowledge to reach a unique outcome, and therefore, useful vehicles to manage deliberate change...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Sport Management

    Edited by Packianathan Chelladurai

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sports Studies

    This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together the key writings from the flourishing field of sport management to meet the need for an authoritative reference and research resource to catalogue and describe the various approaches to the study of the subject that have developed over...

    Published July 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Risk

    Edited by Ragnar Lofstedt, Frederic Bouder

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    Can we better predict or mitigate the consequences of natural disasters, such as earthquakes and hurricanes? Can we reduce the number of oil spills? And what should be done to clean up the mess when something does goes wrong? Why are people concerned about nuclear plants, but so reckless when they...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Education of the Poor

    The History of the National School 1824-1974

    By Pamela Silver, Harold Silver

    Originally published 1974. Thousands of elementary schools for the children of the poor were founded during the nineteenth century, yet there is scarcely a published history of a single one of them. This volume is precisely such a history and the authors trace its story against the background of...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Women and Gender in Science and Technology
    Edited by Londa Schiebinger
    To Be Published May 6th 2014
  2. Exercise Psychology
    Edited by Gershon Tenenbaum, Robert Eklund
    To Be Published May 21st 2014
  3. Sustainable Buildings
    Edited by Rohinton Emmanuel
    To Be Published July 24th 2014
  4. Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology
    By Various
    To Be Published July 31st 2014
  5. Roman Britain to Saxon England: An Archaeological Study
    By C.J. Arnold
    To Be Published July 31st 2014

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