E-books: Humanities

  • Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia: State and Scholars in Indonesia and the Philippines book cover

    Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia

    State and Scholars in Indonesia and the Philippines, 1st Edition

    By Rommel A. Curaming

    Examining two state-sponsored history writing projects in Indonesia and the Philippines in the 1970s, this book illuminates the contents and contexts of the two projects and, more importantly, provides a nuanced characterization of the relationship between embodiments of power (state, dictators,…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

  • Comparative Metaethics: Neglected Perspectives on the Foundations of Morality book cover

    Comparative Metaethics

    Neglected Perspectives on the Foundations of Morality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Marshall

    This collection of original essays explores metaethical views from outside the mainstream European tradition. The guiding motivation is that important discussions about the ultimate nature of morality can be found far beyond ancient Greece and modern Europe. The volume’s aim is to show how rich the…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Early Greek Thought: Three Studies book cover

    Early Greek Thought

    Three Studies, 1st Edition

    By E. Hofmann, J. W. Beardslee, O. Johrens

    Originally compiled and published in 1922, this volume contains three studies on Early Greek Thought: E. Hofmann's Qua Ratione; J. W. Beardslee's Fifth-Century Greek Literature; and O. JOhrens's Die Fragmente des Anaxagoras.…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Mussolini's Italy: Twenty Years of the Fascist Era book cover

    Mussolini's Italy

    Twenty Years of the Fascist Era, 1st Edition

    By Max Gallo

    Originally published in 1964, this book holds the story of Italian Fascism and its leader up to the light. Gallo explains how Fascism triumphed in Italy, what it did to and for that country, and what its heritage is for present-day Italy. The character of Mussolini is explored as it is interwoven…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Travel, Pilgrimage and Social Interaction from Antiquity to the Middle Ages book cover

    Travel, Pilgrimage and Social Interaction from Antiquity to the Middle Ages

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jenni Kuuliala, Jussi Rantala

    Mobility and travel have always been key characteristics of human societies, having various cultural, social and religious aims and purposes. Travels shaped religions and societies and were a way for people to understand themselves, this world and the transcendent. This book analyses travelling in…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • Lectures on the Moral Government of God book cover

    Lectures on the Moral Government of God

    1st Edition

    By Nathaniel W. Taylor

    Originally compiled in 1859, this book is a collection of Nathaniel Taylor's lectures considering the moral government of God. The moral government of god was the great thought of Dr. Taylor's intellect, and the favourite theme of his instructons in theology; to vindicate the ways of God to man,…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Parliamentary Representation of the English Boroughs: During the Middle Ages book cover

    The Parliamentary Representation of the English Boroughs

    During the Middle Ages, 1st Edition

    By May McKisack

    Originally published at 1932, this book, based on long research in municipal and borough records, attempts to correlate some of the evidence bearing on the representation of the towns of Medieval England, and to discover the answers to such basic questions as how the citizens were elected, paid,…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routledge Comedy Studies Reader book cover

    The Routledge Comedy Studies Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Wilkie

    The Routledge Comedy Studies Reader is a selection of the most outstanding critical analysis featured in the journal Comedy Studies in the decade since its inception in 2010. The Reader illustrates the multiple perspectives that are available when analysing comedy. Wilkie’s selections present an…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge

  • Practical Sermons book cover

    Practical Sermons

    1st Edition

    By Nathaniel William Taylor

    This book was originally published in 1858. Dr. Taylor was for ten years pastor of the Center Church in New Haven, Connecticut, before called to the Theological Chair in Yale College. These sermons were written during this period, and preached in the ordinary course of ministerial duty. Many of…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Posthumous Works of Robert Hooke book cover

    The Posthumous Works of Robert Hooke

    2nd Edition

    By Robert Hooke

    Published in 1971: This book represents the Posthumous works of the author, as well as lectures on Philosophy, Astronomy, and Science.…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Blasphemy in Modern Britain: 1789 to the Present book cover

    Blasphemy in Modern Britain

    1789 to the Present, 1st Edition

    By David S. Nash

    Originally published in 1999, this book deals with the cultural and legal debates which have counterposed the right to free speech and the need to protect Christian sensibilities in Britain from the time of the French Revolution to the present day. Central to the book is a close study of the…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sanctity and Female Authorship: Birgitta of Sweden & Catherine of Siena book cover

    Sanctity and Female Authorship

    Birgitta of Sweden & Catherine of Siena, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria H. Oen, Unn Falkeid

    Birgitta of Sweden (Birgitta Birgersdotter, 1302/03-1373) and her younger contemporary Catherine of Siena (Caterina Benincasa, 1347-1380) form the most powerful and influential female duo in European history. Both enjoyed saintly reputations in life, while acting as the charismatic leaders of a…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Medieval Religion and Culture

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