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New and Published Books

  1. Sustainable Buildings

    Edited by Rohinton Emmanuel

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    The ‘fit for purpose’ of the built environment has been a focus of attention since classical times, both in the West and in the East. However, an explicit focus on ‘sustainable buildings’ is relatively new. The last two decades in particular have seen an explosion of published material on the...

    Published July 25th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Exercise Psychology

    Edited by Gershon Tenenbaum, Robert Eklund

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sports Studies

    Exercise Psychology has grown substantially in recent years and has now matured into an established and widely studied discipline. Many universities offer graduate and undergraduate programmes in exercise science worldwide, and there are a number of scientific and applied journals in the field that...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Women Writers of the First World War: An Annotated Bibliography

    By Sharon Ouditt

    'They also serve who only stand and wait' The idea of there being a 'women's writing' during the First World War is often dismissed. The war, the story goes, was a masculine domain, and as women did not fight, it is also assumed that they were excluded from a war experience. This bibliography...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Women and Gender in Science and Technology

    Edited by Londa Schiebinger

    Series: Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    The question of gender in science and technology is pursued by scholars from different disciplines and perspectives: historians study the lives of women scientists within the context of institutions that for centuries held women at arm’s length; sociologists uncover women’s access to the means of...

    Published May 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sports History

    Edited by Wray Vamplew

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sports Studies

    Once winners started to be recorded Sports History began. Academic Sports History, however, was much longer in coming and there was no concerted productivity in the field till the 1970s. Two strands developed: one out of Physical Education whose practitioners mainly saw Sports History as facts and...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Human Capital

    Edited by Pedro Teixeira

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    In recent decades, human capital has become one of the most popular and influential research programmes in the academy. Its influence is not limited to economics, but has proved to be significant to many other social sciences; indeed, it has infused social and political debates about education and...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Magic and Witchcraft

    Edited by Michael Bailey

    Series: Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    Magic and witchcraft have been important components of almost every human culture throughout history, and continue to be so in the present day, both globally and in the West. These topics have attracted an enormous amount of scholarship, but publications are often scattered, and scholars working in...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Construction Technology

    Edited by Paul Chinowsky

    Series: Critical Concepts in Construction

    The evolution of the construction industry is closely linked with the introduction and evolution of information technologies. Today, collaboration, distributed document management, and instant communications are joining classic scheduling and estimating applications as the standard tools employed...

    Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. IBSS: Economics: 2012 Vol.61

    International Bibliography of the Social Sciences

    Edited by Compiled by the British Library of Political and Economic Science

    First published in 1952, the International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (anthropology, economics, political science and sociology) is well established as a major bibliographic reference for students, researchers & librarians....

    Published December 5th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Colloquial Japanese

    The Complete Course for Beginners, 3rd Edition

    By Junko Ogawa, Fumitsugu Enokida

    Series: Colloquial Series

    Colloquial Japanese provides a step-by-step course in Japanese as it is written and spoken today. This new edition has been completely rewritten by experienced teachers; it combines an accessible approach with a thorough treatment of the language, equipping learners with the essential skills needed...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Education Since 1800
    By Ivor Morrish
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  2. A Social History of Education in England
    By John Lawson, Harold Silver
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  3. Education in the Second World War: A Study in policy and administration
    By Peter Gosden
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  4. English Primary Education and the Progressives, 1914-1939
    By R J W Selleck
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  5. Abbotsholme: 1889-1899
    By Cecil Reddie
    To Be Published August 14th 2014

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