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Major Works: Forthcoming Sociology & Social Policy

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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. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

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. Marx, Engels and National Movements (RLE Marxism)

    By Ian Cummins

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    While their attempts to understand the workings of capitalism led them to the conclusion that the advanced societies of Western Europe were those most likely to be the setting for a successful socialist revolution, Marx and Engels by no means ignored developments outside this region. Indeed, given...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Marx's Grundrisse and Hegel's Logic (RLE Marxism)

    By Hiroshi Uchida

    Edited by Terrell Carver

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    Marx’s Grundrisse is acknowledged as the vital link between Marx’s early and late work. It is also a crucial text in elucidating Marx’s debt to the idealist philosopher G.W.F. Hegel. This book, first published in 1988, is the first full-length study of that relationship, in a thorough textual...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Marx's Proletariat (RLE Marxism)

    The Making of a Myth

    By David W. Lovell

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    George Orwell wrote in Nineteen Eighty Four that ‘If there is hope, it lies in the proles.’ A century earlier Marx was unequivocal: the future belonged to the proletariat. Today such confidence might seem misplaced. The proletariat has not yet fulfilled Marx’s expectations, and seems unlikely ever...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Making of Marx's Critical Theory (RLE Marxism)

    A Bibliographical Analysis

    By Allen Oakley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    Marx’s written output was massive. Much of it remained unpublished in his own lifetime and there is still no complete edition of the extant works, although most have been published in one form or another. This book, first published in 1983, provides an analytical guide to the complex chronological...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Marxism (RLE Marxism)

    An Historical and Critical Study

    By George Lichtheim

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    This book, first published in 1961 and revised in 1964, is both a critical study of a body of thought and an historical account of how Marxist theory arose from the context of European history in the 19th century. It traces the development of socialist thought from the French to the Russian...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Karl Marx in his Earlier Writings (RLE Marxism)

    By H. P. Adams

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    This book, originally published in 1940, is primarily intended to tell the English reader what is contained in the earlier works of Marx, with emphasis on what seemed to throw most light on the man and his systematic thought. As such, it is an invaluable contribution to the study of Marx and...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Rural Planning in Developing Countries

    Report on the Second Rehovoth Conference Israel, August 1963

    Edited by Raanan Weitz

    First published in 1965, this reissue is a report on the Second Rehovoth Conference of August 1963, convened by the then Deputy Prime Minister of Israel, Mr Abba Eban, in order to enable the scientists and political leaders of developing countries to establish meaningful communication on the...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Infant Mortality, Population Growth and Family Planning in India

    An Essay on Population Problems and International Tensions

    Edited by S. Chandrasekhar

    First published in 1972, this reissue deals with the crucial issue of population explosion, one of the most crucial problems facing the contemporary developing world. Written by a world-renowned demographer and family planning specialist, the book deals specifically with the Indian experience....

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Economic Planning and Social Justice in Developing Countries

    By Ozay Mehmet

    First published in 1978, this book was written at a time when belief was high in Western-guided economic development of the emerging countries. The success of Marshall Plan in war-torn Europe generated a US-led optimism that, with generous inflows of aid and technical assistance, the Third World...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Management in the Social and Safety Services

    Edited by Norman C. Hunt, W. D. Reekie

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge