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  1. The Evolution of the Comprehensive School

    1926-1972

    By David Rubinstein, Brian Simon

    Originally published 1969. This reprints the second edition of 1973, with updated reading list and bibliography.This volume sets the movement towards comprehensive education against its historical background and discuss the main reasons for the decision to establish a national comprehensive system....

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Concept of Popular Education

    By Harold Silver

    Originally published 1965. This reprints the 1977 edition which included a new introduction. From the starting point of "popular" charity education, the book traces the dynamic of ideological and social change from the 1790s to the 1830s in terms of attitudes to education and analyzes the range of...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Teaching of English in Schools

    1900-1970

    By David Shayer

    Originally published in 1972. 1900-1970 saw extensive changes in the teaching of English in schools. The volume studies English instruction as it developed at junior and secondary level over this period. Using textbooks, method books, Board and Ministry Reports and other contemporary opinion, the...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Foundation of the Ottoman Empire (RPD)

    A History of the Osmanlis Up To the Death of Bayezid I 1300-1403

    By Herbert Adam Gibbons

    Originally published in 1916, this work provides a detailed study of the first century of the Ottoman Empire. It traces the life and career of Osman himself and of his descendants, Orkhan, Murad and Bayezid, who laid the foundations of the Ottoman Empire....

    Published February 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Charles Dickens (RLE Dickens)

    By Martin Fido

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Charles Dickens

    The main concern of this volume is Dickens’ role as "entertainer". It examines the results of this role: Dickens’ important contribution to the techniques of comedy and irony in prose. The social commentary and criticism which arise from a primarily comic art is emphasized and exemplified. Other...

    Published February 13th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Bedouin Justice

    Law and Custom Among the Egyptian Bedouin

    By Austin Kennett

    This volume was originally published in 1925 and is a digest of the law and practice of the Bedouin Courts, together with an account of desert life and customs. ...

    Published February 13th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Business and the Natural Environment

    Edited by Susse Georg, Andrew J. Hoffman

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Over the past four decades, the concept of corporate environmentalism has passed through multiple iterations. Prompted by landmark environmental events such the publication of Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring (1962), the Santa Barbara oil spill, the Cuyahoga River fire, Love Canal, Bhopal, the Exxon...

    Published November 20th 2012 by Routledge

  8. IBSS: Economics: 2011 Vol.60

    International Bibliography of the Social Sciences

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

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 19th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Family Business

    Edited by Joseph Astrachan, Kristi McMillan, Torsten Pieper

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Until the early 1980s, serious academic research on family businesses was sparse, to say the least. The scholarship that did exist was primarily based on anecdotal evidence, and mostly biased toward the negative effects of family involvement, particularly in terms of nepotism and family feuds...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Routledge

  10. Business and Gender

    Edited by Alison M. Konrad

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Serious thinking on business and gender has blossomed over the past few decades. What began as a tentative examination of the ways women and men might differ has evolved into a complex and vibrant field of international research and study. Edited by a leading scholar in the field, this new...

    Published April 19th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Language Variation and Change
    Edited by Robert Bayley, Richard Cameron
    To Be Published September 8th 2014
  2. Philosophy of Sport
    Edited by Scott Kretchmar, Peter Hopsicker
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  3. Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology
    By Various
    To Be Published October 19th 2014
  4. Roman Britain to Saxon England: An Archaeological Study
    By C.J. Arnold
    To Be Published October 19th 2014
  5. Field Archaeology
    By R.J.C. Atkinson
    To Be Published October 19th 2014

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