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  1. The Accidental Tourist, Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, and the British Invasion of Egypt in 1882

    By Michael Berdine

    Series: Middle East Studies: History, Politics & Law

    This fascinating account highlights the extent the world's major powers will go to as they seek to insure their own interests and agendas, despite the wishes of those whose countries they invade and occupy. The Accidental Tourist profiles Wilfrid Scawen Blunt's involvement in the so-called Arabi...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  2. Accommodating the Chinese

    The American Hospital in China, 1880-1920

    By Michelle Campbell Renshaw

    Series: East Asia: History, Politics, Sociology and Culture

    This in-depth comparative study demonstrates that the hospital established in China - its planning and architecture, financing, and all aspects of day-to-day operation - differed from its counterpart at home. These differences were never due to a single, or even dominant cause. They were a result...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  3. Biotechnology and Communication

    The Meta-Technologies of Information

    Edited by Sandra Braman

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This volume examines the convergence of biotechnology and communication systems and explores how this convergence directly influences our understanding of the nature of communication. Editor Sandra Braman brings together scholars to examine this convergence in three areas: genetic information and "...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Deciding Communication Law

    Key Cases in Context

    By Susan Dente Ross

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This clearly written and well-focused volume combines concise decisions of the primary areas of communication law with the foundational case decisions in those domains. Thus, in one volume, students of communication law, constitutional law, political science, and related fields find both the key...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Defending the First

    Commentary on First Amendment Issues and Cases

    Edited by Joseph Russomanno

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Defending the First provides a collection of new perspectives on the First Amendment in legal and communication contexts. Editor Joseph Russomanno brings together a roster of major figures who have participated in the shaping of First Amendment law over the past 30 years. Readers are taken into a...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  6. Empedocles

    An Interpretation

    By Simon Trepanier

    Series: Studies in Classics

    Offers the first complete reinterpretation of Empedocles – one of the founding figures of Western philosophy – since the publication of the Strasbourg papyrus in 1999 brought new fragments of his lost work to light. ...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Public Relations in Britain

    A History of Professional Practice in the Twentieth Century

    By Jacquie L'Etang

    In this book the author asks a big question: how did public relations develop in Britain and why? The question is answered through a broad ranging narrative which links the evolution of British public relations in the early twentieth century to key political, economic, social, and technological...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Cleaning Up

    The Transformation of Domestic Service in Twentieth Century New York

    By Alana Erickson Coble

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    Over the course of the 20th century, American domestic service changed from an occupation with a hierarchical, top-down structure to one in which relationships were more negotiated. Many forces shaped this transformation: shifts in women's role in society, both at home and in the work force;...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Mistresses of the Transient Hearth

    American Army Officers' Wives and Material Culture, 1840-1880

    By Robin D. Campbell

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    This book explores the ways in which mid-19th Century American army officers' wives used material culture to confirm their status as middle-class women....

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Politics of Social Policy Change in Chile and Uruguay

    Retrenchment versus Maintenance, 1973-1998

    By Rossana Castiglioni Nunez

    Series: Latin American Studies

    This work explains the causes of social policy reform in Chile and Uruguay in the areas of health care, pensions and education. Until the 1970s, Chile and Uruguay shared striking similarities....

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

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