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New and Published Books

  1. The Politics of the Olympics

    A Survey

    Edited by Alan Bairner, Gyozo Molnar

    The Politics of the Olympics: A Survey provides information on and analysis of the relationship between politics and the Olympic Games. It is argued and demonstrated throughout the book that sport and politics have been and are intimately connected and nowhere is this relationship more...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Constitutions of the World

    By Robert L. Maddex

    From Algeria to Zimbabwe, Constitutions of the World is a guide to the constitutions and constitutional histories of eighty nations. It will prove an invaluable resource for any teacher or student interested in politics, law, human rights or the political history of nations across the world....

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Politics of Gender

    A Survey

    Edited by Yoke-Lian Lee

    Series: Europa Politics of ... series

    The Politics of Gender: A Survey offers information and analysis of this multidisciplinary topic from a variety of perspectives, giving a thorough overview. This unbiased survey is of interest to students, academics, business people and general researchers. Essay chapters written by experts in the...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Europa World of Learning 2015

    65th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa World of Learning

    Now in its 65th edition, The Europa World of Learning is one of the world's leading reference works. Updated to the highest editorial standards, entries are sourced directly from the organizations to ensure accurate and reliable information. The accreditation status of every university and college...

    Published September 4th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Dictionary of Real People and Places in Fiction

    By M.C. Rintoul

    Fascinating and comprehensive in scope, the Dictionary of Real People and Places in Fiction is a valuable source for both students and teachers of literature, and for those interested in locating the facts behind the fiction they read. In a single, scholarly volume, it provides intriguing insight...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Encyclopedia of Chinese Film

    By Zhiwei Xiao, Yingjin Zhang

    Edited by Yingjin Zhang

    The Encyclopedia of Chinese Film, one of the first ever encyclopedias in this area, provides alphabetically organized entries on directors, genres, themes, and actors and actresses from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan as well as 300 film synopses. Great care has been taken to provide solid...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Indicative Past

    A Hundred Years of the Girls' Public Day School Trust

    By Josephine Kamm

    Originally published in 1971,this volume is much more than a history of the Girls’ Public Day School Trust; it examines the growth of educational opportunities for girls and is set against a background of changing social attitudes and ideas. The book is mainly concerned with a small group of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture

    Edited by Peter Childs, Michael Storry

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    Boasting more than 970 alphabetically-arranged entries, the Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture surveys British cultural practices and icons in the latter half of the twentieth century. It examines high and popular culture and encompasses both institutional and alternative aspects of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The International Directory of Government 2014

    11th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: INTERNATIONAL DIRECTORY OF GOVERNMENT

    The International Directory of Government is the definitive guide to people in power in every part of the world. All the top decision-makers are included in this one-volume publication, which brings together government institutions, agencies and personnel from the largest nations (China, India,...

    Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Europa Directory of International Organizations 2014

    16th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Directory of International Organizations

    The Europa Directory of International Organizations 2014 serves as an unequalled one-volume guide to the contemporary international system. Within a clear, unique framework the recent activities of all major international organizations are described in detail. Given alongside extensive background...

    Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asia
    Edited by Bryan S. Turner, Oscar Salemink
    To Be Published October 7th 2014
  2. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Malaysia
    Edited by Meredith L. Weiss
    To Be Published October 13th 2014
  3. Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century
    Edited by Eric L. Haralson
    To Be Published October 14th 2014
  4. Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century
    Edited by Eric L. Haralson
    To Be Published October 14th 2014
  5. Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology
    By Various
    To Be Published October 19th 2014

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