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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. Routledge Handbook of Sports Development

    Edited by Barrie Houlihan, Mick Green

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Sports development has become a prominent concern within both the academic study of sport and within the organization and administration of sport. The Routledge Handbook of Sports Development is the first book to comprehensively map the wide-ranging territory of sports development as an activity...

    Published December 15th 2010 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Routledge Handbook of Applied Sport Psychology

    A Comprehensive Guide for Students and Practitioners

    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 13th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Changing Sixth Form in the Twentieth Century
    By A D Edwards
    To Be Published April 29th 2015
  2. The Companion to British History
    By Charles Arnold-Baker
    To Be Published June 26th 2015
  3. The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs
    By Robert W. Bradnock
    To Be Published August 10th 2015
  4. Encyclopedia of Chinese History
    Edited by Michael Dillon
    To Be Published October 30th 2015
  5. European Union Encyclopedia and Directory 2016, 16th Edition
    Edited by Europa Publications
    To Be Published November 12th 2015

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