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  1. Medieval Monasticism: Forms of Religious Life in Western Europe in the Middle Ages, 4th Edition

    By C.H. Lawrence 

    "C. H. Lawrence’s classic study presents the evolution of monastic life and thought from primitive fourth-century eastern foundations to the variety of medieval orders. Enhancing our understanding of saints’ lives, monastic rules, and pilgrimage narratives, it is a rich resource for students and scholars alike." -Ruth Harwood Cline, Georgetown University, USA 

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  2. The Struggle for the Long-Term in Transnational Science and Politics: Forging the Future

    Edited by Jenny Andersson and Eglė Rindzevičiūtė 

    This book reconsiders the power of the idea of the future. Bringing together perspectives from cultural history, environmental history, political history and the history of science, it investigates how the future became a specific field of action in liberal democratic, state socialist and post-colonial regimes after the Second World War. 

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  3. The Material of World History

    Edited by Tina Mai Chen and David S. Churchill 

    This volume considers the confluence of World History and historical materialism, with the following guiding question in mind: given developments in the field of historical materialism concerned with the intersection of race, gender, labor, and class, why is it that within the field of World History, historical materialism has been marginalized, precisely as World History orients toward transnational socio-cultural phenomenon, micro-studies, or global histories of networks? 

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  4. Interview with Michael Kimaid, author of Modernity, Metatheory, and the Temporal-Spatial Divide

    Michael Kimaid, author of Modernity, Metatheory, and the Temporal-Spatial Divide: From Mythos to Techne, discusses his research and the importance of time and space in the study of history. 

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  5. Author Myles Osborne on Africans and Britons in the Age of Empires, 1660-1980

    Myles Osborne, co-author with Susan Kingsley Kent of Africans and Britons in the Age of Empires, 1660-1980, discusses how their book contributes to the conversation on the relationship between Africans and Britons. 

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  6. Blacks, Mulattos, and the Dominican Nation

    Originally published in 1969, Franklin J. Franco’s Blacks, Mulattos, and the Dominican Nation was the foundational study on the role of Afro-descendants in Dominican society. Now, more than 40 years later, Routledge puts in the hands of new generations the very first translation in English of this popular book.  

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  7. Now Available - The Routledge History of Terrorism

    "Exceptionally rich and sophisticated in analysis, The Routledge History of Terrorism is a much needed addition to the currently available literature on the subject and deserves to be read not only by students and academic specialists but also by security analysts, policy makers and general readers."

    George Kassimeris, University of Wolverhampton, UK 

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  8. Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833

    Atlantic Archipelagos

    This book participates in the modern recovery of the memory of the long-forgotten relationship between Scotland and the Caribbean. Drawing on theoretical paradigms of world literature and transnationalism, it argues that Caribbean slavery profoundly shaped Scotland’s economic, social and cultural development, and draws out the implications for current debates on Scotland’s national narratives of identity.

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  9. Susan Broomhall on Spaces for Feeling in Britain, 1650-1850

    “sociabilities and socialities are inherently emotional”

    Susan Broomhall, editor of Spaces for Feeling: Emotions and Sociabilities in Britain, 1650-1850 explores the origins of this collection analyzing how emotions made and created sites of sociality and sociability in the later early modern period. 

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  10. Visualizing Jews Through the Ages

    Literary and Material Representations of Jewishness and Judaism

    This volume explores literary and material representations of Jews, Jewishness and Judaism from antiquity to the twenty-first century. Gathering leading scholars from within the field of Jewish Studies, it investigates how the debates surrounding literary and material images within Judaism and in Jewish life are part of an on-going strategy of image management.

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