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Major Works: 20th Century

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 94 new and published major works in the subject of 20th Century — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Child and Education: Mini-set D Today & Tomorrow 2 vols

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    Originally published between 1925 and 1931 the volumes in this mini-set cover education, from early years to further education, as well as the role parents and society have in the moral education of children and young people. Among others the authors included are: C E M Joad, W J K Diplock, M...

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  2. Great Britain, The Empire and America: Mini-set K Today & Tomorrow 2 vols

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    The volumes in this mini-set discuss Britain and its relationship with its colonies, Irish and Scottish national identity and the relationship between the UK, USA and Canada. Authors included are C H Bretherton, J F C Fuller, George Godwin, C M Grieve, W Eric Harris, R J Minney, F C S Schiller,...

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  3. War and Politics: Mini-set I Today & Tomorrow 1 vol

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    With volumes by some of the most eminent commentators of the day, such as J B S Haldane and B H Liddell Hart, the volumes in this set, originally published between 1925 and 1930 focus on politics, international relations and the lessons that were learnt from the First World War. ...

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  4. Home, Clothes, Food: Mini-set C Today & Tomorrow 1 vol

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    The focus of the titles in this mini-set, originally published between 1926 and 1928 is on the challenges of feeding an increasing global population, technological changes in the home, the evolutionary role of clothes and the dangers and benefits of alcohol....

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  5. Women, Marriage and Family: Mini-set B Today & Tomorrow 2 vols

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    Originally published between 1926 and 1931 the titles in this mini-set discuss the role of women in both domestic and professional areas, contraception, sexual relationships and the changing nature of the family within society....

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  6. Sport and Leisure: Mini-set O Today & Tomorrow 1 vol

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    Originally published between 1926 and 1928 these volumes discuss sport, leisure activities and the future uses of the countryside as a place for pursuing sports, including hunting. The authors included are Martin S Briggs, C E M Joad, J Leslie Mitchell, and George Sandilands. ...

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  7. Psychology: Mini-set F Today & Tomorrow 1 vol

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    Originally published between 1924 and 1929 discuss the future of psychology and the break-throughs it could provide for modern medicine. Authors included are E N Bennett, H F Carlill,D F Fraser Harris, M Jaeger and C J Patten....

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  8. Music and Drama: Mini-set N Today & Tomorrow 1 vol

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    Originally published between 1925 and 1929 the volumes in this mini-set examine the history and future of the theatre, the theory of music, and a survey of opera. Authors included are E J Dent, Bonamy Dobree, Hubert Griffith, Dyneley Hussey and W J Turner. ...

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  9. Science and Medicine: Mini-set E Today & Tomorrow 3 vols

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    The thirteen titles in this mini-set include works by some of the most well-known scientists and medical professionals of the twentieth century: Daedalus by J B S Haldane, Eos, or the Wider Aspects of Cosmogony by J H Jeans, Archimedes, or the Future of Physics by L L Whyte and the The Conquest of...

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

  10. Religion & Folklore: Mini-set J Today & Tomorrow 1 vol

    Today and Tomorrow

    By Various

    Examining the establishment of Christianity as a major world religion, Jewish nationalism and the myths and customs of pre-historic Egypt, the volumes in this mini-set, originally published between 1924 and 1929 include work by Winifred Holtby, Edward B Powley and H F Scott Stokes. ...

    Published March 1st 2008 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Prototractatus
    By Ludwig Wittgenstein
    To Be Published June 11th 2016
  2. Routledge Library Editions: Russell
    By Various
    To Be Published June 11th 2016
  3. Teichmann: Elizabeth Anscombe, 4-vol. set
    Edited by Roger Teichmann
    To Be Published June 15th 2016

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