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  1. Mrs Annie Besant

    A Modern Prophet

    By Theodore Besterman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    Having already published a bibliography on Annie Besant, Theodore Besterman in this book continued with the story of her life. She was a prominent British Theosophist, women's rights activist, writer and orator who lived between 1847 and 1933.Originally published in 1934, this work is fascinating...

    Published March 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Land and Water Grabs in Africa

    Foreign direct investment and food and water security

    By John Anthony Allan, Martin Keulertz, Suvi Sojamo, Jeroen Warner

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    According to estimates by the International Land Coalition based at the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), 57 million hectares of land have been leased to foreign investors since 2007. Current research has focused on human rights issues related to inward investment in land but...

    Published March 21st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Companion Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern and North African Film

    Edited by Oliver Leaman

    The Companion Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern and North African Film is a unique, one volume work which illuminates a fascinating variety of cinema which is little known outside its own area. The Encyclopedia is divided into nine chapters, each written by a leading scholar in the field. Each chapter...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Key Figures in Medieval Europe

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Richard K. Emmerson

    Series: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

    From emperors and queens to artists and world travelers, from popes and scholars to saints and heretics, Key Figures in Medieval Europe brings together in one volume the most important people who lived in medieval Europe between 500 and 1500. Gathered from the biographical entries from the on-going...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Encyclopedia of Nonlinear Science

    Edited by Alwyn Scott

    In 438 alphabetically-arranged essays, this work provides a useful overview of the core mathematical background for nonlinear science, as well as its applications to key problems in ecology and biological systems, chemical reaction-diffusion problems, geophysics, economics, electrical and...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Freud Encyclopedia

    Theory, Therapy, and Culture

    Edited by Edward Erwin

    The first in-depth Encyclopedia on the life, work, and theories of Sigmund Freud, this A-Z reference includes the most recent debates on such topics as the theory of dreams and the Oedipus complex, as well as biographical sketches of leading figures in the Freudian movement. Coverage also includes...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  7. World War II in the Pacific

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Stanley Sandler

    Series: Military History of the United States

    Stanley Sandler, one of America's most respected and best-known military historians, has brought together over 300 entries by some 200 specialists in the field to create the first encyclopedia specifically devoted to the Pacific Theatre of World War II.Extending far beyond battles and hardware, the...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Witch Figure

    Folklore essays by a group of scholars in England honouring the 75th birthday of Katharine M. Briggs

    Edited by Venetia Newall

    Katharine Briggs enjoys an unchallenged reputation in the world of folklore studies. The theme of this volume, the witch figure as a malevolent intermediary in folk belief, was chosen to reflect that aspect of Briggs's scholarship exemplified in her study of witchcraft, Pale Hecate's Team. The...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Companion to Contemporary Black British Culture

    Edited by Alison Donnell

    The Companion to Contemporary Black British Culture is the first comprehensive reference book to provide multidisciplinary coverage of the field of black cultural production in Britain. The publication is of particular value because despite attracting growing academic interest in recent years, this...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  10. International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John Feather, Paul Sturges

    The International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science was published to widespread acclaim in 1996, and has become the major reference work in the field. This eagerly awaited new edition has been fully revised and updated to take full account of the many and radical changes which have...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge