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  1. Handbook of Hazards and Disaster Risk Reduction

    Edited by Ben Wisner, JC Gaillard, Ilan Kelman

    The Handbook provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for hazard and disaster research, policy making, and practice in an international and multi-disciplinary context. It offers critical reviews and appraisals of current state of the art and future development of conceptual,...

    Published December 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Oil Politics

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    These days, one would have a difficult time picking up a newspaper, or watching a newscast that did not have a lead story dealing with some aspect of oil. From instability in the Middle East, to stock market crashes and concerns over the health of the world economy, to wars that seem to break out...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Nuclear Proliferation

    Edited by Harsh V Pant

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    There was an expectation that the end of the Cold War would herald a new era of peace and stability in which the importance of nuclear weapons was marginalized. Instead, we have been left with a fractious, inter-dependent international community rife with ethnic and religious tension and unbound by...

    Published December 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of India's International Relations

    Edited by David Scott

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This International Handbook gives an overview of India’s international relations, given the development of India as a major economic power in the world, and the growing interest in the impact of Asia on the international system in the future. Edited by David Scott of Brunel University, and with...

    Published May 17th 2011 by Routledge

  5. The World of the American West

    Edited by Gordon Morris Bakken

    Series: Routledge Worlds

    The World of the American West is an innovative collection of original essays that brings the world of the American West to life, and conveys the distinctiveness of this diverse, constantly changing region. Twenty scholars incorporate the freshest research in the field to take the history of the...

    Published September 28th 2010 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Encyclopaedia of UK Education, Training and Employment

    From the earliest statutes to the present day

    By John P. Wilson

    A comprehensive guide to all the main labour market initiatives and agencies combining education and employment in the UK, this encyclopaedia presents an historical progression from the Guilds and Statute of Artifices in 1563 through to present day initiatives and changes. Fully cross-referenced...

    Published September 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of China's International Relations

    Edited by Shaun Breslin

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    In a relatively short period of time, the study of China’s international relations has gone from being a topic that interested a fairly small group of scholars and analysts to one that is close to – if not actually at – the centre of academic and policy agendas. Moreover, it is not just the...

    Published July 12th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Global Arms Trade

    A Handbook

    Edited by Andrew T. H. Tan

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Global Arms Trade is a timely, comprehensive and in-depth study of this topic, 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 demand for, and...

    Published December 21st 2009 by Routledge

  9. Fiscal Policy Making in the European Union

    An Assessment of Current Practice and Challenges

    Edited by Martin Larch, João Nogueira Martins

    Series: European Union Information Series

    This book examines key aspects of the measurement of fiscal policy making in the EU fiscal surveillance framework, highlighting strengths and weaknesses of current assessment practice. Based on the proceedings of a workshop organized by the European Commission’s Directorate-General Economic and...

    Published November 16th 2009 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Dictionary of Philosophy

    4th Edition

    By Michael Proudfoot, A.R. Lacey

    First published in 1976, the Dictionary of Philosophy has established itself as the best available text of its kind, explaining often unfamiliar, complicated and diverse terminology. Thoroughly revised and expanded, this fourth edition provides authoritative and rigorous definitions of a broad...

    Published November 2nd 2009 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The World of Indigenous North America
    Edited by Robert Warrior
    To Be Published October 7th 2014
  2. Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Democratization
    Edited by William Case
    To Be Published November 27th 2014
  3. The Routledge Dictionary of Business Management, 3rd Edition
    By David A. Statt
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  4. Routledge Companion to Humanitarian Action
    Edited by Roger Mac Ginty, Jenny H Peterson
    To Be Published December 17th 2014
  5. Routledge Handbook of Gender and Development
    Edited by Anne Coles, Leslie Gray, Janet Momsen
    To Be Published February 16th 2015

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