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  1. Towards International Government (Routledge Revivals)

    By J. A. Hobson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1915, Towards International Government considers the consequences of war for global diplomacy and the alliance system. Hobson argues that, to reduce armaments and the possibility of another world war, an organisational structure of international government must be put into place....

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Problems of a New World (Routledge Revivals)

    By J. A. Hobson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1921, Problems of a New World deals with the economic and political issues that arose from the First World War. The first three parts of the study consider the world before the war, and the interests, purposes and ideals which influenced the national psyche during the years which...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Writings on Imperialism and Internationalism (Routledge Revivals)

    By J. A. Hobson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    J. A. Hobson’s Imperialism: A Study, first written in 1902, was undoubtedly his most prolific work. Yet he wrote frequently about the topic of imperialism of the course of his career, and a number of his articles are included in this collection, first published in 1992. Exploring areas such as the...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Germany, France, Russia and Islam (Routledge Revivals)

    By Heinrich Von Treitschke

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Heinrich Von Treitschke was a prolific German historian and political writer during the nineteenth century. In Germany, France, Russia and Islam, he considers European diplomatic relations from the patriotic perspective of imperial Germany, in particular examining Germany’s relationship to Turkey...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Ends of History

    Questioning the Stakes of Historical Reason

    Edited by Amy Swiffen, Joshua Nichols

    Over two decades ago we were confronted by the end of the Soviet Union and collapse of the geo-politicall divisions that had defined much of the twentieth century. From this particular end, the ‘end of history’ was proclaimed. But is it still possible to argue that liberal democracy and free market...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The British Defence of Egypt, 1935-40

    Conflict and Crisis in the Eastern Mediterranean

    By Steve Morewood

    Series: Military History and Policy

    A comprehensive and challenging analysis of the British defence of Egypt, primarily against fascist Italy, in the critical lead-up period to the Second World War. Culminating in the decisive defeat of the Italian military threat at Sidi Barrani in December 1940, this is a fascinating new...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Mergers, Acquisitions and Global Empires

    Tolerance, Diversity and the Success of M&A

    By Ko Unoki

    Companies that have acquired other enterprises through mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have in essence become entities that are akin to the global "empires" of history. In this book, the author weaves a unique narrative that looks at both empires of business created from M&A and global...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Kilimanjaro and Its People

    A History of Wachagga, their Laws, Customs and Legends, Together with Some

    By Charles Dundas

    First published in 1924, this account was written by a Senior Commissioner of the Tanganyika Territory....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. English Local Prisons, 1860-1900

    Next Only to Death

    By Sean McConville, Professor Sean Mcconville

    The local prisons of the latter half of the nineteenth century refined systems of punishment so harsh that one judge considered the maximum penalty of two years local imprisonment to be the most severe punishment known to English law: "next only to death". This work examines how private perceptions...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Garenganze or Seven Years Pioneer Mission Work in Central Africa

    By Frederick Stanley Arnot

    Frederich Stanley Arnot was among the first of the Plymouth Brethren to take the gospel to Africa in the late 19th-century missionary expansion across the Kalahari desert, opening Protestant missions in Barotseland, Angola and Katanga in the 1880s....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge