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  1. The European Union

    Edited by Simon Usherwood

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    In the fifty or so years since the Treaty of Rome, the European Union has evolved far beyond the scope of any other comparable entity. The EU is now a unique model of international cooperation and integration, and its reach extends into almost every sphere of the lives of its half a billion...

    Published March 4th 2011 by Routledge

  2. The World's Major Languages

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    This volume features over fifty of the world's languages and language families. The featured languages have been chosen based on the number of speakers, their role as official languages and their cultural and historical importance. Each language is looked at in depth, and the chapters provide...

    Published January 5th 2011 by Routledge

  3. 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 14th 2010 by Routledge

  4. 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 14th 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  6. 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 12th 2010 by Routledge

  7. 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 10th 2010 by Routledge

  8. European Union Encyclopedia and Directory 2011

    11th Edition

    Series: The European Union Encyclopedia and Directory

    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 21st 2010 by Routledge

  9. 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 6th 2010 by Routledge

  10. 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 3rd 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Companion to British History
    By Charles Arnold-Baker
    To Be Published July 26th 2015
  2. Encyclopedia of Leisure and Outdoor Recreation
    Edited by John Jenkins, John Pigram
    To Be Published July 31st 2015
  3. The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs
    By Robert W. Bradnock
    To Be Published August 10th 2015
  4. The Spenser Encyclopedia
    Edited by A.C. Hamilton
    To Be Published August 17th 2015
  5. Encyclopedia of Homosexuality: Volume I
    Edited by Wayne R. Dynes
    To Be Published August 21st 2015

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