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  1. Routledge Handbook of Ethnic Conflict

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Karl Cordell, Stefan Wolff

    A definitive global survey of the interaction of race, ethnicity, nationalism and politics, this handbook blends rigorous theoretically grounded analysis with empirical illustrations to provide a state-of-the-art overview of the contemporary debates on one of the most pervasive...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Chronology of the Cold War

    1917–1992

    By Lester Brune

    More than just a timeline, the Chronology of the Cold War is in-depth chronological narrative organized into sections. Each section carries a clear date and summary heading. The five major sections are I. Cold Peace, 1917-1940II. The Strange Alliance, 1941-1945III. Containment and Détente, 1946-...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Europa World Year Book 2015

    56th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa World Year Book

    Globally renowned for its accuracy, consistency and reliability, the Europa World Year Book 2015 is your source for detailed country surveys containing the latest analytical, statistical and directory information for over 250 countries and territories. For more than eighty years since its first...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. A Lexicon of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis

    Edited by Jessica Kuper

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1988, this volume provides a broad and eclectic view of psychological theory, methods and practice, covering not only the main branches of academic psychology but also psychiatry, psychoanalysis and other psychotherapies. Although some research and practices will inevitably...

    Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Mobilities

    Edited by Ole B. Jensen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    The world is on the move. This is a widespread understanding by many inhabitants of contemporary society across the Globe. But what does it actually mean? During over one decade the ‘mobilities turn’ within the social sciences have provided a new set of insights into the repercussions of mobilities...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Energy Storage

    Edited by Marc A. Rosen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Natural Resources

    This new Routledge collection brings together the major works on the many types of energy-storage technologies and systems, as well as their applications. The energy-storage topics covered include battery storage, hydrogen energy storage, flywheel energy storage, compressed gas energy storage,...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Planning Theory

    Edited by Ali Madanipour

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    This four-volume collection covers planning theory in conjunction with social, political, economic, and cultural theory. The set is organized both chronologically and thematically, beginning with the key trends in the nineteenth century but primarily concentrating on the subsequent periods, which...

    Published June 5th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Global Arms Trade

    A Handbook

    Edited by Andrew T. H. Tan

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Global Arms Trade is written by a team of security experts drawn from around the world, analysing a phenomenon which has continued to flourish despite the end of the Cold War and the preoccupation with global terrorism after 11 September 2001. It provides a clear description and analysis of the...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Healthy Cities
    Edited by Jason Corburn
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  2. Routledge Library Editions: Journalism
    By Various
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  3. Associated Press Coverage of a Major Disaster: The Crash of Delta Flight 1141
    By Thomas Fensch
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  4. Racism and the Press
    By Teun A. van Dijk
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  5. News and the Net
    By Barrie Gunter
    To Be Published July 20th 2015

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