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  1. Celebrate Women’s History Month with Routledge

    Routledge is proud to participate in the global commemoration of women’s contributions to history and contemporary society marked by Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day (March 8th).  In celebration, we are offering our social media followers the chance to win their choice of one of our most popular books from our Women's History online catalog. 3 winners will be chosen from all of the entries this month.

    To enter on Facebook, like our page (if you haven’t already), then comment on or like one of our Women’s History Month posts marked by the hashtag #WHMbooks.

    To enter on Twitter, follow @RoutledgeHist (if you haven’t already) and tweet a link to our Women's History catalog using the hashtag #WHMbooks

    Click here to see the books available to win | Click here to explore our Women's History online catalog

  2. David Vaughn Mason on Brigham Young’s Legacy

    David Vaughn Mason, author of Brigham Young: Sovereign in America, discusses the history of the LDS church from Joseph Smith to Brigham Young, and reflects on how Young's legacy continues to impact Mormonism today.

    Read the full article. 

  3. Just Published : Case Studies and the Dissemination of Knowledge

    The case study has proved of enduring interest to all Western societies, particularly in relation to questions of subjectivity and the sexed self. This volume interrogates how case studies have been used by doctors, lawyers, psychoanalysts, and writers to communicate their findings both within the specialist circles of their academic disciplines, and beyond, to wider publics.

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  4. Rediscover tandfebooks with five free-to-view History titles

    With over 50,000 eBooks across the humanities, social sciences and education Taylor & Francis eBooks provides direct access to a wealth of quality academic content for research and study.

    All titles purchased by your institution from March 1st 2015 onwards will be DRM-free, meaning that you can access, print and copy and paste without any restrictions at all. In addition new powerful filtered search enables you to effortlessly reach the most relevant content. Rediscover how tandfebooks can help you.

    To celebrate, we have made five titles in History free to view on Taylor & Francis eBooks until the end of April - why not take a look? 

  5. Now Available - Conciliation on Colonial Frontiers

    Routledge is delighted to announce that  Conciliation on Colonial Frontiers: Conflict, Performance, and Commemoration in Australia and the Pacific Rim,  edited by Kate Darian-Smith, Penelope Edmonds, has published. 

     

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  6. New and Recent Titles on the Renaissance

    In advance of the Renaissance Society of America annual meeting in Berlin, you can now preview some of the books that will be on display at the Routledge booth, plus many more from our extensive Renaissance studies list.

    Click here to see the list.

  7. Author Clive Emsley on Napoleon’s influence

    Clive Emsley, author of  Napoleon: Conquest, Reform and Reorganisation, 2nd Edition, discusses the ongoing fascination with Napoleon and his influence in global history. 

    Click here to read the full article.

  8. Now Available - Guta Lag and Guta Saga: The Law and History of the Gotlanders

    "This superb edition is a major contribution to the study of legal culture in North-Western Europe. It provides a critical and scholarly view of the workings of one of the most culturally distinctive societies of the Central Middle Ages and it will serve as a key work of reference for many years to come. The insights found within this volume have resonances beyond the field of medieval studies and across the social science disciplines."

    Andrew Reynolds, University College, London, UK

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  9. Southern American Studies Association Biennial Conference

    Are you attending the Southern American Studies Association Biennial Conference, February 19th-21st, in Atlanta, GA? On Saturday, February 21st at 8:00 AM, Barbara Harris Combs, author of From Selma to Montgomery: The Long March to Freedom, is presenting “But Hasn’t the South Changed?: Dissecting the Arguments in Shelby County, Alabama vs. Attorney General Eric Holder”.

    You can read more about From Selma to Montgomery here. For a 20% discount, use code DC360 checkout. 

    Click here to view all our Southern American History titles.

  10. Now Available - Concrete Demands: The Search for Black Power in the 20th Century

    "Rhonda Williams is a brilliant historian whose work wrestles with and illuminates the ongoing struggle for Black liberation and the practice of grassroots organizing. With great skill and unrelenting passion, Concrete Demands offers new and important insights into our understanding of the Black Power movement of the late twentieth century and its implications for the intellectual and political challenges of the 21st century."

    —Barbara Ransby, author of Ella Baker and the Black Freedom Movement: A Radical Democratic Vision

    Click here to read more. 

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