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  • Annals Of The Kings Of Assyria book cover

    Annals Of The Kings Of Assyria

    1st Edition

    By Budge

    Collected for the first time by the eminent scholar E. A. Wallis Budge, this work contains all of the written records of the early Assyrian kings, from the reign of Irishum in about B.C. 2000 to the reign of Ashur-nasir-pal, which ended in B.C. 860. The texts are presented in Assyrian with complete…

    eBook – 2013-01-11

  • Poetic Language and Political Engagement in the Poetry of Keats book cover

    Poetic Language and Political Engagement in the Poetry of Keats

    1st Edition

    By Jack L. Siler

    In this incisive volume Siler traces the uneasy relationship between the content of Keats' poems and social history. In the process, he discovers that the early poems are linked with the mission statement of the radical journal Annals of the Fine Arts, whilst the poems after Endymion reveal a…

    eBook – 2013-01-11
    Studies in Major Literary Authors

  • Sport, Difference and Belonging: Conceptions of Human Variation in British Sport book cover

    Sport, Difference and Belonging

    Conceptions of Human Variation in British Sport, 1st Edition

    By James Rosbrook-Thompson

    This book combines historical and ethnographic components in examining the ideas about human variation subscribed to by coaches, commentators and sportspeople themselves. The book begins by interrogating the idea of the ‘impulsive’ black sportsman (and the ‘impulsive’ black male more generally),…

    eBook – 2013-01-03
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Risk Assessment for Juvenile Violent Offending book cover

    Risk Assessment for Juvenile Violent Offending

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Costanza Baldry, Andreas Kapardis

    This volume is the result of an EU project involving two different European countries (Italy and Cyprus) on risk and needs assessment for juvenile violent offenders. The book is based on a longitudinal data base of juveniles who have committed violent crimes and who have been followed up after …

    eBook – 2012-12-12

  • New Cultural Identitarian Political Movements in Developing Societies: The Bharatiya Janata Party book cover

    New Cultural Identitarian Political Movements in Developing Societies

    The Bharatiya Janata Party, 1st Edition

    By Sebastian Schwecke

    Applying an intercultural and comparative theoretical approach across Asia and Africa, this book analyses the rise and moderation of political movements in developing societies which mobilise popular support with references to conceptions of cultural identity. The author includes not only the Hindu…

    eBook – 2012-12-06
    Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

  • Japan And Asian Modernities book cover

    Japan And Asian Modernities

    1st Edition

    By Raud

    The effect of Japan on the challenges and complexities of the modernisation process that globalisation has brought to the fore in Asia are the subject of this interdisciplinary volume by leading scholars in the field. Using fascinating examples drawn from current business and organisational…

    eBook – 2012-11-12

  • Japan And Its Art book cover

    Japan And Its Art

    1st Edition

    By Huish

    Originally published in 1892 by the Fine Art Society in London and simultaneously in Yokohama, Shanghai, and Hong Kong, this book shows the context and growing interest in the arts and crafts of this newly discovered burgeoning country with such artistry central to its everyday life. The work looks…

    eBook – 2012-11-12

  • Muslim Women in Britain: De-Mystifying the Muslimah book cover

    Muslim Women in Britain

    De-Mystifying the Muslimah, 1st Edition

    By Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor

    Perceptions of Muslim women in Western society have been shaped by historical and sociological conditions such as colonialism, patriarchy and Orientalism. In Muslim Women in Britain, Sariya Contractor seeks to reinstate the Muslimah as a storyteller who tells her own story. An exploration of the…

    eBook – 2012-09-10
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Colonial Discourse and Gender in U.S. Criminal Courts: Cultural Defenses and Prosecutions book cover

    Colonial Discourse and Gender in U.S. Criminal Courts

    Cultural Defenses and Prosecutions, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Braunmühl

    The occurrence in some criminal cases of "cultural defenses" on behalf of "minority" defendants has stirred much debate. This book is the first to illuminate how "cultural evidence" — i.e., "evidence" regarding ethnicity — is actually negotiated by attorneys, expert/lay witnesses, and defendants in…

    eBook – 2012-08-06
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • Health Technology Development and Use: From Practice-Bound Imagination to Evolving Impacts book cover

    Health Technology Development and Use

    From Practice-Bound Imagination to Evolving Impacts, 1st Edition

    By Sampsa Hyysalo

    How do development and use of new technology relate? How can users contribute to innovation? This volume is the first to study these questions by following particular technologies over several product launches in detail. It examines the emergence of inventive ideas about future technology and uses,…

    eBook – 2010-06-22
    3D Photorealistic Rendering

  • Making Public Services Management Critical book cover

    Making Public Services Management Critical

    1st Edition

    Edited by Graeme Currie, Jackie Ford, Nancy Harding, Mark Learmonth

    This book brings together public services policy and public services management in a novel way that is likely to resonate with academics, policy makers and practitioners engaged in the organization of public services delivery as it is from a perspective that challenges many received ideas in…

    eBook – 2010-02-02
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • Vocational Training: International Perspectives book cover

    Vocational Training

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerhard Bosch, Jean Charest

    The last decade has given rise to a strong public discourse in most highly industrialized economies about the importance of a skilled workforce as a key response to the competitive dynamic fostered by economic globalisation. The challenge for different training regimes is twofold: attracting young…

    eBook – 2009-09-10
    Routledge Studies in Employment and Work Relations in Context

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