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  1. Companion Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern and North African Film

    Edited by Oliver Leaman

    The Companion Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern and North African Film is a unique, one volume work which illuminates a fascinating variety of cinema which is little known outside its own area. The Encyclopedia is divided into nine chapters, each written by a leading scholar in the field. Each chapter...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Handbook of Gender in South Asia

    Edited by Leela Fernandes

    Providing a comprehensive overview of the study of gender in South Asia, this Handbook covers the central contributions that have defined this area and captures innovative and emerging paradigms that are shaping the future of the field. It offers a wide range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Military Balance 2014

    By The International Institute of Strategic Studies (IISS)

    The Military Balance 2014 contains region-by-region analysis of the major military and economic developments affecting defence and security policies and the trade in weapons and other military equipment. Detailed entries describe the military capabilities of 171 countries, displaying key equipment...

    Published February 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Construction Technology

    Edited by Paul Chinowsky

    Series: Critical Concepts in Construction

    The evolution of the construction industry is closely linked with the introduction and evolution of information technologies. Today, collaboration, distributed document management, and instant communications are joining classic scheduling and estimating applications as the standard tools employed...

    Published January 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia

    Scholarship and Critical Assessment

    Edited by Michael D.C. Drout

    A detailed work of reference and scholarship, this one volume Encyclopedia includes discussions of all the fundamental issues in Tolkien scholarship written by the leading scholars in the field. Coverage not only presents the most recent scholarship on J.R.R. Tolkien, but also introduces and...

    Published December 17th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Democratization of International Institutions

    First International Democracy Report

    Edited by Lucio Levi, Giovanni Finizio, Nicola Vallinoto

    The democratization of international organizations is a theme increasingly debated all over the world. This is the first work on international democracy that systematically assesses the dynamics of democratization affecting most international organizations; consisting of chapters written by experts...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Handbook of International Human Rights Law

    Edited by Scott Sheeran, Sir Nigel Rodley

    The Routledge Handbook of International Human Rights Law provides the definitive global survey of the discipline of international human rights law. Each chapter is written by a leading expert and provides a contemporary overview of a significant area within the field. As well as covering topics...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  8. History of the English Language

    Edited by Elly van Gelderen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    A new title from Routledge’s Critical Concepts in Linguistics series, History of the English Language is a four-volume collection covering the main linguistic issues in the phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and sociolinguistics of the history of English....

    Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of the South Asian Diaspora

    Edited by Joya Chatterji, David Washbrook

    South Asia’s diaspora is among the world’s largest and most widespread, and it is growing exponentially. It is estimated that over 25 million persons of Indian descent live abroad; and many more millions have roots in other countries of the subcontinent, in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. There...

    Published December 9th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia 2014

    14th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

    Europa's comprehensive survey of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. New for 2014: a new essay on opposition movements in Russia, discussing the associations of the prominent anti-corruption campaigner Aleksei Navalnyi with both liberalism and nationalism analysis of recent political...

    Published December 8th 2013 by Routledge