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New and Published Books

  1. City Resilience

    Edited by Michael Burayidi

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    Resilience is the ability of a city to bounce back from an unforeseen catastrophe. Resilient cities are able to snap back to their previous state after a disaster and even develop the capacity to withstand future shocks. Knowing what to do prior to, during and after a disaster is critical to the...

    Published January 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Handbook of Constitutional Law

    Edited by Mark Tushnet, Thomas Fleiner, Cheryl Saunders

    The Routledge Handbook of Constitutional Law is an advanced level reference work which surveys the current state of constitutional law. Featuring new, specially commissioned papers by a range of leading scholars from around the world, it offers a comprehensive overview of the field as well as...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Rebels and Renegades

    A Chronology of Social and Political Dissent in the United States

    By Neil A. Hamilton

    Rebels and Renegades examines 350 years of history through the eyes of the uncompromising. Presented in nine clearly written chronological chapters, this comprehensive reference covers the major events and personalities in the history of extremism in the U.S. Besides chronicling the event itself,...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Country Music

    A Biographical Dictionary

    By Richard Carlin

    This illustrated A-Z guide covers more than 700 country music artists, groups, and bands. Articles also cover specific genres within country music as well as instruments used. Written in a lively, engaging style, the entries not only outline the careers of country music's greatest artists, they...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Key Figures in Medieval Europe

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Richard K. Emmerson

    Series: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

    From emperors and queens to artists and world travelers, from popes and scholars to saints and heretics, Key Figures in Medieval Europe brings together in one volume the most important people who lived in medieval Europe between 500 and 1500. Gathered from the biographical entries from the on-going...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Dynamics of a Changing Technology

    A case study in textile manufacturing

    Edited by Peter J. Fensham, Douglas Hooper

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Economics

    Edited by Ian Coxhead

    The Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Economics offers new insights into the rapidly-developing economies of Southeast Asia. Despite widespread initial deprivation, Southeast Asia has achieved and sustained a remarkable rate of growth, in the course of which tens of millions have successfully...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Europa Regional Surveys of the World 2015

    9-Volume Set

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

    The Europa Regional Surveys of the World 2015 is a timely and authoritative reference source, vast in its scope. The set consists of nine volumes, covering all the world regions, from South Asia to North America. These can be purchased individually or together. Each volume provides a vast range of...

    Published December 12th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Educational Psychology

    Its problems and methods

    By Fox, Charles

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia

    4th Edition

    By Joseph Liow, Michael Leifer

    The past two decades since the end of the Cold War have been years of remarkable change and transformation for Southeast Asia. Long seen as an arena for superpower rivalry, Southeast Asia is increasingly coming into its own by locating itself at the forefront of regional integration initiatives...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Deleuze and Guattari on Architecture
    Edited by Graham Livesey
    To Be Published February 4th 2015
  2. Legal Aspects of Trade Finance
    By Charles Chatterjee
    To Be Published February 4th 2015
  3. Encyclopedia of Domestic Violence
    Edited by Nicky Ali Jackson
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  4. South Asian Folklore: An Encyclopedia
    Edited by Peter Claus, Sarah Diamond, Margaret Mills
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  5. The Atlas of U.S. and Canadian Environmental History
    Edited by Char Miller
    To Be Published February 9th 2015

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