E-books: British Studies

  • The Rise of Management Consulting in Britain book cover

    The Rise of Management Consulting in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Michael Ferguson

    This title was first published in 2002: The history of management consulting in Britain is a subject that has received little attention in the past in terms of research or publication. This work redresses the gap in the knowledge base of business and management history, presenting the historical…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Dynamics of Local Housing Policy: A Study of Council Housing Renewal in the London Borough of Hackney book cover

    The Dynamics of Local Housing Policy

    A Study of Council Housing Renewal in the London Borough of Hackney, 1st Edition

    By Keith Jacobs

    First published in 1999, this study features Keith Jacobs examining housing practice through a detailed analysis of processes that surround a large-scale housing regeneration initiative in the London Borough of Hackney. It forms part of a series incorporating a wide range of approaches to urban and…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • In Good Faith: Schools, Religion and Public Funding book cover

    In Good Faith

    Schools, Religion and Public Funding, 1st Edition

    By Marie Parker-Jenkins, Dimitra Hartas, Barrie A. Irving

    First published in 2005, this timely volume challenges those who see faith schools as contributing positively to the well-being of society and responding to parent choice to think through the implications of September 11 for our multi-ethnic and multi-faith society without taking a position on the…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • British Parliamentary Election Results 1983-1997 book cover

    British Parliamentary Election Results 1983-1997

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Rallings, Michael Thrasher

    First published in 1999, this is the sixth volume in a series of definitive reference books recording constituency election results. This volume gives the 1983, 1987 and 1992 general election results in each constituency as well as the outcome of any by-elections which took place up until the…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Visual Culture and Decolonisation in Britain book cover

    Visual Culture and Decolonisation in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Anandi Ramamurthy

    Edited by Simon Faulkner

    First published in 2006, this volume provides the first in-depth analysis of the place of visual representations within the process of decolonisation during the period 1945 to 1970. The chapters trace the way in which different visual genres – art, film, advertising, photography, news reports and…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • White Counsellors – Black Clients: Theory, Research and Practice book cover

    White Counsellors – Black Clients

    Theory, Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Nick Banks

    Published in 1999. British cross-cultural counselling practice issues are examined through a survey of the attitudes of white British Counsellors and their self-reported practices with African-Caribbean and South Asian clients. The book has sections which review the literature on cross-cultural…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The British Impact on India book cover

    The British Impact on India

    1st Edition

    By Sir Percival Griffiths

    First published in 1952, imperialism is a regularly recurring historical phenomenon, calling for neither approval not condemnation in the abstract. A more profitable exercise is to consider particular imperialisms and assess their spirit and their achievements. From this premise Sir Percival…

    eBook – 2019-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Torture and Human Rights in Northern Ireland: Interrogation in Depth book cover

    Torture and Human Rights in Northern Ireland

    Interrogation in Depth, 1st Edition

    By Aoife Duffy

    This book presents a compelling and highly sophisticated politico-legal history of a particular security operation that resulted in one of the most high-profile torture cases in the world. It reveals the extent to which the Ireland v. United Kingdom judgment misrepresents the interrogation…

    eBook – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Themes and Flux in British Politics: Evolution, Change and Turbulence book cover

    Themes and Flux in British Politics

    Evolution, Change and Turbulence, 1st Edition

    By Duncan McTavish

    Themes and Flux in British Politics provides readers with an engaging and informative overview of the development, change and turbulence in British politics today. It explores the extent to which the ‘old approaches’ to politics and policy are becoming less relevant in the contemporary and emerging…

    eBook – 2019-03-27
    Routledge

  • Calcutta in Colonial Transition book cover

    Calcutta in Colonial Transition

    1st Edition

    By Ranjit Sen

    This book brings home the story of how three clustered villages grew into a primate city, in which a garrison town, a port city and the capital of an empire merged into one entity—Calcutta. This and its companion volume Birth of a Colonial City examine the geopolitical factors that were significant…

    eBook – 2019-03-14
    Routledge India

  • Birth of a Colonial City: Calcutta book cover

    Birth of a Colonial City

    Calcutta, 1st Edition

    By Ranjit Sen

    Long before Calcutta was ‘discovered’ by Job Charnock, it thrived by the Hugli since times immemorial. This book, and its companion Colonial Calcutta, is a biographical account of the when, the how and the what of a global city and its emergence under colonial rule in the 1800s. Ranjit Sen traces…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge India

  • Art, Cybernetics and Pedagogy in Post-War Britain: Roy Ascott’s Groundcourse book cover

    Art, Cybernetics and Pedagogy in Post-War Britain

    Roy Ascott’s Groundcourse, 1st Edition

    By Kate Sloan

    This is the first full-length study about the British artist Roy Ascott, one of the first cybernetic artists, with a career spanning seven decades to date. The book focuses on his early career, exploring the evolution of his early interests in communication in the context of the rich overlaps…

    eBook – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

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