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New and Published Books

  1. The Playgroup Movement

    By Brenda Crowe

    Originally published in 1973, this reprints the fourth, updated edition of 1983. This book defines playgroups, examines their needs and problems and traces the growth of the association to meet the demands of a lively and demanding movement....

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Encyclopedia of Contemporary Russian Culture

    Edited by Tatiana Smorodinskaya, Karen Evans-Romaine, Helena Goscilo

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    This encyclopedia examines Russian culture from 1953, Stalin's death, to the present day. Both ‘Russian’ and ‘Culture’ are defined broadly. Given the diversity of the Federation in its ethnic composition and regional characteristics, questions of national, regional, and ethnic...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The International Who's Who in Classical/Popular Music Set 2014

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    Combining the International Who's Who in Classical Music and the International Who's Who in Popular Music, this two-volume set provides a complete view of the whole of the music world. Within the International Who's Who in Classical Music, each biographical entry comprises personal information...

    Published March 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Companion to Urban Design

    Edited by Tridib Banerjee, Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris

    Today the practice of urban design has forged a distinctive identity with applications at many different scales – ranging from the block or street scale to the scale of metropolitan and regional landscapes. Urban design interfaces many aspects of contemporary public policy – multiculturalism,...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Encyclopedia of Cosmology (Routledge Revivals)

    Historical, Philosophical, and Scientific Foundations of Modern Cosmology

    Edited by Norriss S. Hetherington

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Encyclopedia of Cosmology, first published in 1993, recounts the history, philosophical assumptions, methodological ambiguities, and human struggles that have influenced the various responses to the basic questions of cosmology through the ages, as well as referencing important scientific...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Women’s Economic Thought in the Eighteenth Century

    Edited by Edith Kuiper

    In the history of economics, women writers were all but invisible until a few decades ago. Although much work has now been recuperated, the writings on economics of eighteenth-century women authors have yet to be brought fully to light. This new three-volume collection from Routledge remedies that...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of Human Rights

    Edited by Thomas Cushman

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    In mapping out the field of human rights for those studying and researching within both humanities and social science disciplines, the Handbook of Human Rights not only provides a solid foundation for the reader who wants to learn the basic parameters of the field, but also promotes new thinking...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  8. European Union Encyclopedia and Directory 2014

    14th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: European Union Information Series

    Thoroughly updated, this extensive reference source provides in-depth information on all matters relating to the European Union (EU): the financial crisis affecting the eurozone is covered in depth, including details of recent developments such as the EU’s emergency funding mechanisms and the ...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Education

    Edited by Gary McCulloch, David Crook

    The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Education is a unique and major resource for the field of education. It is a comprehensive, single-volume work, arranged alphabetically and comprising around 600 entries. The entries range from definitions of key educational concepts and terms to...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Encyclopedia of Traditional British Rural Sports

    Edited by Tony Collins, John Martin, Wray Vamplew

    Series: Routledge Sports Reference Series

    Providing a social, economic and political study of field sports and those other activities and customs labelled as rural sports, from the earliest of times to the present day in all of the United Kingdom and Ireland.This book brings together several distinct types of traditional rural sports with...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Encyclopedia of the Palestinians
    Edited by Philip Mattar
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  2. The Spenser Encyclopedia
    Edited by A.C. Hamilton
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  3. Growth in English Education: 1946-1952
    By H C Dent
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  4. The Routledge Handbook of Urban Ecology
    Edited by Ian Douglas, David Goode, Mike Houck, Rusong Wang
    To Be Published October 21st 2014
  5. Encyclopedia of Modern Jewish Culture
    Edited by Glenda Abramson
    To Be Published November 1st 2014

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