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  1. 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 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Politics of Climate Change

    A Survey

    Edited by Maxwell T. Boykoff

    Series: Europa Politics of ... series

    Climate change is a defining issue in contemporary life. Since the Industrial Revolution, heavy reliance on carbon-based sources for energy in industry and society has contributed to substantial changes in the climate, indicated by increases in temperature and sea level rise. In the last three...

    Published August 13th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Cosmopolitanism

    Edited by David Inglis, Gerard Delanty

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    A term of antique provenance, ‘cosmopolitanism’ has developed and cohered into a critical concept in contemporary social and cultural analysis. However, the daunting quantity (and variable quality) of the available research exploring the many, often controversial, issues attendant upon...

    Published August 4th 2010 by Routledge

  4. International Economic Law

    Edited by Asif H. Qureshi, Xuan Gao

    Series: Critical Concepts in Law

    The legal foundations of the international economy—which underpin both the actions of sovereign states, as well as the conduct of individuals and business entities engaged in cross-border transactions—are now more than ever a crucial site for scholarly exploration. Indeed, with the growing impact...

    Published July 14th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Biomechanics and Human Movement Science

    Edited by Youlian Hong, Roger Bartlett

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Biomechanics and Human Movement Science is a landmark work of reference. Now available in a concise paperback edition, it offers a comprehensive and in-depth survey of current theory, research and practice in sports, exercise and clinical biomechanics, in both established...

    Published June 11th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Twentieth-Century Economic History

    Edited by Lars Magnusson

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The study of economic phenomena over time 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 the need for an authoritative, up-to-date, and comprehensive reference work...

    Published June 9th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Genocide

    Edited by A. Dirk Moses

    Series: Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    Stimulated anew in the 1990s by the slaughter and the so-called ‘ethnic cleansing’ in the former Yugoslavia, and by the horrors of Rwanda, research about and around genocide flourishes as never before. Genocide studies has now accrued a large, sophisticated, and growing, body of scholarly...

    Published April 30th 2010 by Routledge

  8. War and Conflict Communication

    Edited by Philip Seib

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    The close and complex relationship between conflict and communication has been vividly illustrated in work spanning the writings of Homer and Thucydides to blogs bashed out on contemporary battlefields. And in recent decades there has been a huge growth in scholarly and popular interest in the...

    Published April 1st 2010 by Routledge

  9. International Who's Who in Classical/Popular Music Set 2010

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: INTERNATIONAL WHO'S WHO IN CLASSICAL/POPULAR MUSIC

    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....

    Published March 29th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Concise Encyclopedia of Insurance Terms

    By Lawrence Silver, Robert E Stevens, Kenneth Clow

    The purpose of the book is to provide insurance practitioners, consumers, and students with definitions of common insurance terms in both the property/casualty and life/health insurance industries. The unique feature of the book is that many of the definitions contain detailed explanations of...

    Published March 26th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Spenser Encyclopedia
    Edited by A.C. Hamilton
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  2. The Changing Sixth Form in the Twentieth Century
    By A D Edwards
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  3. Encyclopedia of Leisure and Outdoor Recreation
    Edited by John Jenkins, John Pigram
    To Be Published May 28th 2015
  4. The Companion to British History
    By Charles Arnold-Baker
    To Be Published June 25th 2015
  5. The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs
    By Robert W. Bradnock
    To Be Published August 9th 2015

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