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  1. Love, Heterosexuality and Society

    By Paul Johnson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Heterosexuality is a largely ‘silent’ set of practices and identities – it is assumed to be everywhere and yet often remains unnamed and unexplored. Despite recent changes in the theoretical understanding and representation of sexuality, heterosexuality continues to be socially normative. Forging...

    Published September 19th 2012 by Routledge

  2. A Vietnamese Royal Exile in Japan

    Prince Cuong De (1882-1951)

    By Tran My-Van

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    Prince Cuong De, viewed by the French as a pretender to the Vietnamese throne, was an important and interesting figure in the history of Vietnam’s struggle for independence. He was highly regarded by many non-communist Vietnamese nationalists, but has been virtually ‘written out’ of Vietnamese...

    Published September 19th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Reasons, Patterns, and Cooperation

    By Christopher Woodard

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    This book is about fundamental questions in normative ethics. It begins with the idea that we often respond to ethical theories according to how principled or pragmatic they are. It clarifies this contrast and then uses it to shed light on old debates in ethics, such as debates about the rival...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Bruno Latour

    Hybrid Thoughts in a Hybrid World

    By Anders Blok, Torben Elgaard Jensen

    Series: Key Sociologists

    French sociologist and philosopher, Bruno Latour, is one of the most significant and creative thinkers of the last decades. Bruno Latour: Hybrid Thoughts in a Hybrid World is the first comprehensive and accessible English-language introduction to this multi-faceted work. The book focuses on core...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Continental Commitment

    Britain, Hanover and Interventionism 1714-1793

    By Jeremy Black

    Recent debates about British political and military strategies, derived in particular from dissension about Britain’s relationship with Europe and from disagreement over the Iraq war, has led to a greater awareness of the problematic nature of the concept of ‘national interests’. This major new...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Controlling Intelligence

    Edited by Glenn P. Hastedt

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    The vital ingredient in the formulation and execution of a successful foreign policy is intelligence. For the USA, as the Bay of Pigs incident and the Iran-Contra affair have shown, controlling intelligence is a problem which policy-makers and concerned citizens have rarely examined and imperfectly...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Bosnia and Herzegovina in the Second World War

    By Enver Redzic, Robert Donia

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    Five major groups fought one another in Bosnia and Herzegovina during the Second World War: The German and Italian occupiers, the Serbian Chetniks, the Ustasha of the Independent State of Croatia, the Bosnian Muslims, and the Tito-led Partisans. The aims, policies, and actions of each group are...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Dewey, Pragmatism and Economic Methodology

    Edited by Elias Khalil

    Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

    This book brings together, for the first time, philosophers of pragmatism and economists interested in methodological questions. The main theoretical thrust of Dewey is to unite inquiry with behavior and this book's contributions assess this insight in the light of developments in modern American...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Russian Path Dependence

    A People with a Troubled History

    By Stefan Hedlund

    Series: Routledge Studies in the European Economy

    Russia's transition to a market economy has been tortuous to say the least. However, this book argues that the arguments and counter-arguments that pitch shock therapy against gradualism are wide of the mark and quite pointless.Indeed, the reasons for the warped outcomes can actually be traced back...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Classical Samkhya and Yoga

    An Indian Metaphysics of Experience

    By Mikel Burley

    Series: Routledge Hindu Studies Series

    Samkhya and Yoga are two of the oldest and most influential systems of classical Indian philosophy. This book provides a thorough analysis of the systems in order to fully understand Indian philosophy. Placing particular emphasis on the metaphysical schema which underlies both concepts, the author...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

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