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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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 December 21st 2009 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Handbook of US-Middle East Relations

    Formative Factors and Regional Perspectives

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    One of the main tasks facing the Barack Obama Administration in the USA is that of improving the image of the country in the Middle East region. During the George W. Bush Administration, US relations with most countries in the region declined to an all-time low. There is, among the general publics...

    Published September 4th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Handbook of Metacognition in Education

    Edited by Douglas J. Hacker, John Dunlosky, Arthur C. Graesser

    Providing comprehensive coverage of the theoretical bases of metacognition and its applications to educational practice, this compendium of focused and in-depth discussions from leading scholars in the field: represents an intersection of education, cognitive science, and technology; serves as...

    Published June 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  9. Freedom of Information

    Open Access, Empty Archives?

    Edited by Andrew Flinn, Harriet Jones

    The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act has been broadly welcomed by contemporary British historians as a means of increasing access to public records within the thirty-year rule. But the benefits of this formal commitment to open government are untested, and experiences in other countries with FOI or...

    Published April 27th 2009 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight, Ka Ho Mok, Jeroen Huisman, Christopher Morphew

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    This volume is a detailed and up-to-date reference work providing an authoritative overview of the main issues in higher education around the world today. Consisting of newly commissioned chapters and impressive journal articles, it surveys the state of the discipline and includes the examination...

    Published April 13th 2009 by Routledge