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  1. 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...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Medieval Jewish Civilization

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Norman Roth

    Series: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

    This is the first encyclopedic work to focus exclusively on medieval Jewish civilization, from the fall of the Roman Empire to about 1492. The more than 150 alphabetically organized entries, written by scholars from around the world, include biographies, countries, events, social history, and...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Historical Gazetteer of the United States

    By Paul T. Hellmann

    The first place-by-place chronology of U.S. history, this book offers the student, researcher, or traveller a handy guide to find all the most important events that have occurred at any locality in the United States....

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Democratization

    Edited by William Case

    Southeast Asia, an economically dynamic and strategically vital region, seemed until recently to be transiting to more democratic politics. This progress has suddenly stalled or even gone into reverse, requiring that analysts seriously rethink their expectations and theorizing. The Routledge...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Dictionary of Philosophy

    3rd Edition

    By Alan Lacey

    Providing an illuminating and informed introduction to central philosophical issues, concepts and perspectives in the core fields of metaphysics, epistemology and philosophical logic, the Dictionary takes the most common terms and notions and clarifies what they mean to the philosopher and what...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Encyclopedia of the Cold War

    Edited by Ruud van Dijk, William Glenn Gray, Svetlana Savranskaya, Jeremi Suri, Qiang Zhai

    Between 1945 and 1991, tension between the USA, its allies, and a group of nations led by the USSR, dominated world politics. This period was called the Cold War – a conflict that stopped short to a full-blown war. Benefiting from the recent research of newly open archives, the Encyclopedia of...

    To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Freud Encyclopedia

    Theory, Therapy, and Culture

    Edited by Edward Erwin

    The first in-depth Encyclopedia on the life, work, and theories of Sigmund Freud, this A-Z reference includes the most recent debates on such topics as the theory of dreams and the Oedipus complex, as well as biographical sketches of leading figures in the Freudian movement. Coverage also includes...

    To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge