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  1. Language Testing and Assessment

    Edited by Antony John Kunnan

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Most scholars consider the birth of modern language testing as a field of study to be the year 1961 with the publication of Robert Lado’s book Language Testing and John Carroll’s chapter ‘Fundamental Considerations in Language Testing’. In the decades since it has grown in scope into a deeper and...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Digital Architecture

    Edited by Mark Burry

    Series: Critical Concepts in Architecture

    ‘Digital architecture’ is a relatively recent critical concept and encompasses all aspects of the discipline of architecture engaging with computation. It has evolved into a domain in its own right, as it were, rather than always being present from the first time architects ceded slide rule use in...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Architectural Theory

    Edited by Harry Francis Mallgrave

    Series: Critical Concepts in Architecture

    This collection offers a comprehensive selection of journal articles and book chapters that provide readers with an historical overview of Architectural Theory, collating the canonical writings on the subject in one essential reference work. With each section beginning with an editorial...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Armed Conflict Survey

    Edited by The International Institute of Strategic Studies (IISS)

    The Armed Conflict Survey is a new annual publication from the International Institute for Strategic Studies, publisher of yearly reference work on national defence capabilities The Military Balance and annual review of world affairs Strategic Survey. The book is edited by Nigel Inkster, Director...

    To Be Published April 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Chinese Media

    Edited by Gary D. Rawnsley, Ming-Yeh T. Rawnsley

    The study of Chinese media is a field that is growing and evolving at an exponential rate. Not only are the Chinese media a fascinating subject for analysis in their own right, but they also offer scholars and students a window to observe multi-directional flows of information, culture and...

    To Be Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. String Quartets

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    This research guide is an annotated bibliography of sources dealing with the string quartet. This second edition is organized as in the original publication (chapters for general references, histories, individual composers, aspects of performance, facsimiles and critical editions, and miscellaneous...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Japan

    By Prof J A A Stockwin, J. A. A. Stockwin

    The politics of Japan are less widely reported than its economics. Most people are aware of the economic 'miracle' following the Second World War, whereby Japan became the second largest economy in the world after the United States, and the economic stagnation of the early 1990s is also well known....

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Women and Gender in Medieval Europe

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Margaret C. Schaus

    From women's medicine and the writings of Christine de Pizan to the lives of market and tradeswomen and the idealization of virginity, gender and social status dictated all aspects of women's lives during the middle ages. A cross-disciplinary resource, Women and Gender in Medieval Europe examines...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Science Fact and Science Fiction

    An Encyclopedia

    By Brian Stableford

    Science fiction is a literary genre based on scientific speculation. Works of science fiction use the ideas and the vocabulary of all sciences to create valid narratives that explore the future effects of science on events and human beings. Science Fact and Science Fiction examines in one volume...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge