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  1. A History of Europe (Routledge Revivals)

    From the Invasions to the XVI Century

    By Henri Pirenne

    First published in 1939, this is a reissue of Henri Pirenne's extremely popular and influential history of Europe in the middle ages. It begins with the Barbarian and Musulman invasions in the fifth century AD, which signalled the end of the Roman world in the West, and&...

    Published March 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Social Struggles in the Middle Ages (Routledge Revivals)

    By Max Beer

    First published in 1924, Max Beer's work comprises the history of social thought from the fourth to the fourteenth century. He considers in detail the heretical social movement and the story is brought up to the period of the peasants' wars and the social struggles in the towns, which...

    Published March 14th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Socialism the Active Utopia (Routledge Revivals)

    By Zygmunt Bauman

    Rather than contributing to the long-standing discussion about the characteristics of the society that socialism proposes to establish, this Routledge Revival, initially published in 1976, aims to explore the impact of the ‘living utopia’ of socialism on the development of modern society. It...

    Published January 7th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Critics of Society (Routledge Revivals)

    Radical Thoughts in North America

    By Tom B. Bottomore

    First published in 1967, this essay in the interpretation of radical social thought deals mainly with the radical theorists rather than the doctrines of social and political movements, but makes an exception in an important discussion of the new radicalism of the 1960s. The author's main concern is...

    Published January 7th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Leisure and Class in Victorian England

    Rational recreation and the contest for control, 1830-1885

    By Peter Bailey

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  6. Postmodernized Simmel

    By Deena Weinstein, Michael Weinstein

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Originally published in 1993, this book opens a new and major line of interpretation, showing that Georg Simmel is the essential sociologist of the postmodern age. The authors trace the important contributions that Simmel's writings can make to current studies of intellectual ethics, textual...

    Published December 1st 2010 by Routledge

  7. Memories of Class (Routledge Revivals)

    The Pre-history and After-life of Class

    By Zygmunt Bauman

    First published in 1982, Professor Bauman’s discussion of the mechanism of class formation and institutionalisation of class conflict argues that our understanding of changes in social and political structure has been hindered by the freezing of concepts of class in the ice-age of industrial...

    Published November 24th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Constitution of Poverty (Routledge Revivals)

    Towards a genealogy of liberal governance

    By Mitchell Dean

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1991, This book looks at how capitalism has affected the organization of the poor. It also explores what the links are between notions of poverty and notions personal responsibility, philanthropy, morality and state forms. An intruiging work for anyone interested in the...

    Published November 24th 2010 by Routledge

  9. A History of Shopping

    By Dorothy Davis

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 11th 2010 by Routledge

  10. A Social History of English Music

    By Eric David Mackerness

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 11th 2010 by Routledge