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  1. Higher Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    The recent, rapid, and massive expansion of higher education in the Western world has been such that in many developed countries it is now expected that close to—or more than—half of the population will have some significant engagement with a university at least once during their lives. More than...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Women and Education

    Edited by Jane Martin, Joyce Goodman

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    If a primary objective of feminism is to expose and challenge the social relations of power embedded in all spheres of life, then an exploration of the issues attached to female education is a vital aspect of such a project. Indeed, ‘women and education’ is now an established—and flourishing—domain...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Education For Leadership

    The International Administrative Staff Colleges 1948-1984

    By A T cornwall-jones

    As well as being a history of administrative staff colleges in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Pakistan, India, the Phillipines and Ghana between 1948 and 1984, the colleges' contribution to the development of effective managers is evaluated....

    Published December 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of Local and Regional Development

    Edited by Andy Pike, Andres Rodriguez-Pose, John Tomaney

    The Handbook of Local and Regional Development provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for local and regional development. The scope of this Handbook’s coverage and contributions engages with and reflects upon the politics and policy of how we think about and practise local and...

    Published November 11th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Gender

    Edited by Mary Evans

    New from the Routledge Major Works programme, this landmark title is a four-volume collection of canonical and the very best cutting-edge research on gender. Taking gender to mean both the forms of identity which follow biological definitions of sex (the social identities of male and female,...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge

  6. European Union Encyclopedia and Directory 2011

    11th Edition

    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 October 20th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Handbook of Applied Sport Psychology

    A Comprehensive Guide for Students and Practitioners

    Edited by Stephanie J. Hanrahan, Mark B. Andersen

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Applied Sport Psychology is a definitive guide to the theory and practice of applied sport psychology. It goes further than any other book in surveying the full variety of issues that practising sport psychologists will confront in their working lives. It introduces the...

    Published October 12th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Agricultural Economics

    Edited by Gail L. Cramer

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The application of the principles of economics to the production of crops and livestock—and to land usage more generally—is a well-established and flourishing area of research and study, and this new four-volume collection in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Economics, meets...

    Published October 5th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Spanish-American War and Philippine Insurrection, 1898–1902

    An Annotated Bibliography

    By Mark Barnes

    Series: Routledge Research Guides to American Military Studies

    An often overshadowed event in American military history, the Spanish-American War began as a humanitarian effort on the part of the United States to provide military assistance for the liberation of Cuba from Spanish domination. At the time, no one knew that this simple premise would result in an...

    Published September 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Encyclopaedia of UK Education, Training and Employment

    From the earliest statutes to the present day

    By John P. Wilson

    A comprehensive guide to all the main labour market initiatives and agencies combining education and employment in the UK, this encyclopaedia presents an historical progression from the Guilds and Statute of Artifices in 1563 through to present day initiatives and changes. Fully cross-referenced...

    Published September 1st 2010 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 the Palestinians
    Edited by Philip Mattar
    To Be Published August 14th 2014

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