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  1. The Making of Olympic Cities

    Edited by John R. Gold, Margaret M. Gold

    Series: Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

    In the first forty or so years following its revival at the end of the nineteenth century, the burdens placed on cities hosting a modern Olympic Games were relatively modest. However, as the Games have grown in size and stature, morphing from a small-scale summer festival into an intensively...

    Published June 18th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Asian American Literature

    Edited by David Leiwei Li

    Co-published by Routledge and Edition SynapseAmerican writers whose provenance lies in Asia have been producing and publishing work of interest and distinction for well over a century. However, in recent decades there has been an exponential growth in their output, and much Asian-American...

    Published May 27th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The International Who's Who in Classical/Popular Music Set 2012

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    Combining the International Who's Who in Classical Music and the International Who's Who in Popular Music, this two-volume set provides a complete view of the whole of the music world. Within the International Who's Who in Classical Music, each biographical entry comprises personal information...

    Published March 21st 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Philosophy of Race

    Edited by Paul Taylor

    Series: Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    Since at least the early 1990s, philosophical race theory has emerged as a dynamic and fertile area of serious scholarly inquiry, and this new four-volume Major Work from Routledge meets the need for a comprehensive collection to facilitate ready access to the most influential and important...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  5. European Union Encyclopedia and Directory 2012

    12th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: European Union Information Series

    Thoroughly updated, this extensive reference source provides in-depth information on all matters relating to the European Union: the expansion of the EU under the Nice Treaty is covered, and the future of the union is addressed. A glossary of key terms, a statistical survey and a directory section...

    Published November 29th 2011 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Alan Barnard, Jonathan Spencer

    Written by leading scholars in the field, this comprehensive and readable resource gives anthropology students a unique guide to the ideas, arguments and history of the discipline. The fully revised and expanded second edition reflects major changes in anthropology in the past decade....

    Published October 30th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Everyday Life

    Edited by Ben Highmore

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    Coinciding with the massive growth of consumerism after the Second World War, ‘everyday life’ has emerged as a crucial site of scholarly exploration. The critical study of quotidian routines, rules, spaces, and objects has become a central concern for scholars working in cultural studies....

    Published October 25th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Corporate Social Responsibility

    Edited by Jean-Pascal Gond, Jeremy Moon

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Although the idea of social responsibility has a long and distinguished intellectual pedigree, Corporate Social Responsibility (or ‘CSR’) has re-emerged during the last fifteen years or so as a high-profile concept in both academia and business practice. This revitalized interest has come about...

    Published October 16th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Ernest Hemingway

    Edited by Henry Claridge

    Series: Critical Assessments of Major Writers

    Few twentieth-century American writers have been as influential as Ernest Hemingway (1899–1961). Whilst contemporaries such as F. Scott Fitzgerald and William Faulkner may be as widely taught and studied as Hemingway, neither had an influence on other writers—or indeed, the cognate arts—as great as...

    Published September 11th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Victorian Britain (Routledge Revivals)

    An Encyclopedia

    By Sally Mitchell

    First published in 1988, this encyclopedia serves as an overview and point of entry to the complex interdisciplinary field of Victorian studies. The signed articles, which cover persons, events, institutions, topics, groups and artefacts in Great Britain between 1837 and 1901, have been...

    Published July 10th 2011 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Chron 20c Hist Bus Comer Vol 2
    Edited by Frank N. Magill
    To Be Published April 27th 2014
  2. Handbook of US-Middle East Relations
    Edited by Robert Looney
    To Be Published June 8th 2014
  3. The Global Arms Trade: A Handbook
    Edited by Andrew T. H. Tan
    To Be Published June 8th 2014
  4. The Playgroup Movement
    By Brenda Crowe
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  5. Encyclopedia of Contemporary Russian Culture
    Edited by Tatiana Smorodinskaya, Karen Evans-Romaine, Helena Goscilo
    To Be Published August 14th 2014

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