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  • Print and Publishing in Colonial Bengal: The Journey of Bidyasundar book cover

    Print and Publishing in Colonial Bengal

    The Journey of Bidyasundar, 1st Edition

    By Tapti Roy

    This book reconstructs the history of print and publishing in colonial Bengal by tracing the unexpected journey of Bharat Chandra’s Bidyasundar, the first book published by a Bengali entrepreneur. The introduction of printing technology by the British in Bengal expanded the scope of publication…

    eBook – 2018-11-13
    Routledge India

  • On Declaring Love: Eighteenth-Century Literature and Jane Austen book cover

    On Declaring Love

    Eighteenth-Century Literature and Jane Austen, 1st Edition

    By Fred Parker

    "What did she say? – Just what she ought, of course. A lady always does." This book explores the act of declaring love in works of literature written between the middle of the eighteenth century and the death of Jane Austen - and uncovers the uncertain boundaries of the self in the force-field of…

    eBook – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

  • Soccer and the American Dream book cover

    Soccer and the American Dream

    1st Edition

    By Ian Lawrence

    The American Dream is founded upon the ideological belief that ‘you can be anything you want to be’, regardless of your current class position, and is one of the most emotive, pervasive and ideologically embedded concepts championed by American citizens. Providing contemporary insight into the…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Wind Power in China: Ambiguous Winds of Change in China's Energy Market book cover

    Wind Power in China

    Ambiguous Winds of Change in China's Energy Market, 1st Edition

    By Julia Kirch Kirkegaard

    Whilst China’s growing economy is widely regarded as being responsible for severe environmental degradation and a high reliance on energy from fossil fuels, China is emerging as a potential leader in new green energy technologies. Outlining the extraordinary growth in China’s wind power capacity…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • The Early Seleukids, their Gods and their Coins book cover

    The Early Seleukids, their Gods and their Coins

    1st Edition

    By Kyle Erickson

    Before Alexander, the Near East was ruled by dynasts who could draw on the significant resources and power base of their homeland, but this was not the case for the Seleukids who never controlled their original homeland of Macedon. The Early Seleukids, their Gods and their Coins argues that rather…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Routledge

  • Political Silence: Meanings, Functions and Ambiguity book cover

    Political Silence

    Meanings, Functions and Ambiguity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sophia Dingli, Thomas N. Cooke

    The notion of ‘silence’ in Politics and International Relations has come to imply the absence of voice in political life and, as such, tends to be scholastically prescribed as the antithesis of political power and political agency. However, from Emma Gonzáles’s three minutes of silence as part…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Regional Environmental Politics in Northeast Asia: Conflict and Cooperation book cover

    Regional Environmental Politics in Northeast Asia

    Conflict and Cooperation, 1st Edition

    By Jeongwon Bourdais Park

    The share of global CO2 emissions from the core Northeast Asian (NEA) countries in 2015 was estimated to be as high as 33.63 percent. Representing 28.21, 3.67, and 1.75 percent of total global emissions, China, Japan, and South Korea were ranked the first, fifth, and seventh largest…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Reforming Education in Developing Countries: From Neoliberalism to Communitarianism book cover

    Reforming Education in Developing Countries

    From Neoliberalism to Communitarianism, 1st Edition

    By Izhar Oplatka

    Underpinned in the stream of thought named ‘communitarianism’, Reforming Education in Developing Countries argues that developing countries need educational reforms that are tightly entwined into their cultural, social, and organizational contexts. It questions the applicability of neoliberal…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Animism in Contemporary Japan: Voices for the Anthropocene from post-Fukushima Japan book cover

    Animism in Contemporary Japan

    Voices for the Anthropocene from post-Fukushima Japan, 1st Edition

    By Shoko Yoneyama

    ‘Postmodern animism’ first emerged in grassroots Japan in the aftermath of mercury poisoning in Minamata and the nuclear meltdown in Fukushima. Fusing critiques of modernity with intangible cultural heritages, it represents a philosophy of the life-world, where nature is a manifestation of a…

    eBook – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Managing Cultural Change in Public Libraries: Marx, Maslow and Management book cover

    Managing Cultural Change in Public Libraries

    Marx, Maslow and Management, 1st Edition

    By John Pateman, Joe Pateman

    Managing Cultural Change in Public Libraries argues that changes to library Strategies and Systems can lead to transformations in library Structures that can, in turn, shape and determine Organisational Culture. Drawing on Management theories, as well as the ideas of Marx and Maslow, the authors…

    eBook – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • The Pedagogy of Economic, Political and Social Crises: Dynamics, Construals and Lessons book cover

    The Pedagogy of Economic, Political and Social Crises

    Dynamics, Construals and Lessons, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bob Jessop, Karim Knio

    Crises have been studied in many disciplines and from diverse perspectives for at least 150 years. Yet recent decades have seen a marked increase in the crisis literature, reflecting growing awareness of crisis phenomena from the 1970s onwards. Responding to this mainstream literature, this edited…

    eBook – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Relevance of Regions in a Globalized World: Bridging the Social Sciences-Humanities Gap book cover

    The Relevance of Regions in a Globalized World

    Bridging the Social Sciences-Humanities Gap, 1st Edition

    Edited by Galia Press-Barnathan, Ruth Fine, Arie M. Kacowicz

    This volume provides a unique open inter-disciplinary dialogue across the Humanities and Social Sciences to further our understanding of the phenomenon of regions and regionalism in a globalized world both at the theoretical and empirical levels. What comprises a region? What are the different…

    eBook – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

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