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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. EGLR 2013 V2

    Edited by Hazel Marshall

    Series: Estates Gazette Law Reports

    The Estates Gazette Law Reports are an indispensable reference for property law practitioners researching and advising on all aspects of landlord and tenant law, valuation, professional negligence, conveyancing, real property, leasehold enfranchisement and compensation. They comprise the law...

    Published December 8th 2013 by Estates Gazette

  6. Ethics of War and Conflict

    Edited by Asa Kasher

    Series: Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    Standing on the shoulders of thinkers who have sought carefully to delineate proper behaviour in armed conflict—not least to distinguish just from illegitimate wars—military ethics is a subdiscipline enjoying renewed interest and, at the beginning of the twenty-first century, increasing practical...

    Published November 18th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Far East and Australasia 2014

    45th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

    This comprehensive survey of the countries of East and South-East Asia, Australia and New Zealand, along with 22 Pacific islands, fully revised to reflect current economic and political developments, is an essential resource for the Asia-Pacific region. New content for the 2014 edition includes:...

    Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Western Europe 2014

    16th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

    The definitive survey of the countries and territories of Western Europe, comprising expert analysis and commentary, up-to-date economic and socio-political data and extensive directory information. New for 2014: coverage of the ongoing economic crisis in the eurozone and its effect on the...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Army of Northern Virginia

    Lee's Army in the American Civil War, 1861-1865

    By Philip Katcher

    To see the introduction, the table of contents, a generous selection of sample pages, and more, visit the website The Army of Northern Virginia website.The Confederate Army of Northern Virginia was one of the greatest fighting formations in history: a combination of an outstanding commander and an...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Witch Figure

    Folklore essays by a group of scholars in England honouring the 75th birthday of Katharine M. Briggs

    Edited by Venetia Newall

    Katharine Briggs enjoys an unchallenged reputation in the world of folklore studies. The theme of this volume, the witch figure as a malevolent intermediary in folk belief, was chosen to reflect that aspect of Briggs's scholarship exemplified in her study of witchcraft, Pale Hecate's Team. The...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge