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  1. American Women during World War II

    An Encyclopedia

    By Doris Weatherford

    American Women during World War II documents the lives and stories of women who contributed directly to the war effort via official and semi-official military organizations, as well as the millions of women who worked in civilian defense industries, ranging from aircraft maintenance to...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Martial Arts and the Body Politic in Meiji Japan

    By Denis Gainty

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    In 1895, the newly formed Greater Japan Martial Virtue Association (Dainippon Butokukai) held its first annual Martial Virtue Festival (butokusai) in the ancient capital of Kyoto. The Festival marked the arrival of a new iteration of modern Japan, as the Butokukai’s efforts to define and popularise...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Shell Shock to PTSD

    Military Psychiatry from 1900 to the Gulf War

    By Edgar Jones, Simon Wessely

    The application of psychiatry to war and terrorism is highly topical and a source of intense media interest. Shell Shock to PTSD explores the central issues involved in maintaining the mental health of the armed forces and treating those who succumb to the intense stress of combat. Drawing on...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Adele Marion Fielde

    Feminist, Social Activist, Scientist

    By Leonard Warren

    Adele Marion Fielde, born in 1839, was a teacher, an evangelist, a social activist, scientist, lexicographer, writer and lecturer. As an American missionary in China, she became a local teacher and evangelist, struggling to reconcile her Baptist upbringing with her restless intellect. As an...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Reading Comics

    Language, Culture, and the Concept of the Superhero in Comic Books

    By Mila Bongco

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Hollywood's Vision of Team Sports

    Heroes, Race, and Gender

    By Deborah V. Tudor

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Grounded

    Reagan and the PATCO Crash

    By Michael Round

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Museums and the Representation of Native Canadians

    Negotiating the Borders of Culture

    By Moira McLoughlin

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Racial Conflicts and Violence in the Labor Market

    Roots in the 1919 Steel Strike

    By Cliff Brown

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Jack Tar vs. John Bull

    The Role of New York's Seamen in Precipitating the Revolution

    By Jesse Lemisch

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge