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  • Cultural Genocide: Law, Politics, and Global Manifestations book cover

    Cultural Genocide

    Law, Politics, and Global Manifestations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey S. Bachman

    This book explores concepts of Cultural genocide, its definitions, place in international law, the systems and methods that contribute to its manifestations, and its occurrences. Through a systematic approach and comprehensive analysis, international and interdisciplinary contributors from the…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • Pioneer Violin Virtuose in the Early Twentieth Century: Maud Powell, Marie Hall, and Alma Moodie: A Gendered Re-Evaluation book cover

    Pioneer Violin Virtuose in the Early Twentieth Century

    Maud Powell, Marie Hall, and Alma Moodie: A Gendered Re-Evaluation, 1st Edition

    By Tatjana Goldberg

    Tatjana Goldberg reveals the extent to which gender and socially constructed identity influenced female violinists’ ‘separate but unequal’ status in a great male-dominated virtuoso lineage by focussing on the few that stood out: the American Maud Powell (1867–1920), Australian-born Alma Moodie (…

    eBook – 2019-05-24

  • Critical Perspectives on Michael Finnissy: Bright Futures, Dark Pasts book cover

    Critical Perspectives on Michael Finnissy

    Bright Futures, Dark Pasts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Pace, Nigel McBride

    The composer and pianist Michael Finnissy (b. 1946) is an unmistakeable presence in the British and international new music scene, both for his immeasurable generosity as prolific composer for many different types of musicians, major advocate for the works of others, and performer and conductor who…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Ashgate Studies in Theory and Analysis of Music After 1900

  • The Korean Paradox: Domestic Political Divide and Foreign Policy in South Korea book cover

    The Korean Paradox

    Domestic Political Divide and Foreign Policy in South Korea, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marco Milani, Antonio Fiori, Matteo Dian

    Bringing together an international line up of contributors, this book examines South Korea’s foreign policy strategies designed to cope with the challenges of the post-Cold War regional order and the emergence of a "Korean paradox". Focusing on non-material factors in shaping the decision-making…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Politics in Asia

  • Sonic Politics: Music and Social Movements in the Americas book cover

    Sonic Politics

    Music and Social Movements in the Americas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olaf Kaltmeier, Wilfried Raussert

    This volume analyses the narration of the social through music and the seismographic function of music to detect social problems and envision alternatives. Beyond state-driven attempts to link musical production to the official narrative of the nation, mass musical movements emerged during the…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    InterAmerican Research: Contact, Communication, Conflict

  • Medical Memories and Experiences in Postwar East Germany: Treatments of the Past book cover

    Medical Memories and Experiences in Postwar East Germany

    Treatments of the Past, 1st Edition

    By Markus Wahl

    This book draws on the example of the major cities of Leipzig and Dresden to illustrate continuity and change in public health in the German Democratic Republic. Based on archival work, it will demonstrate how members of the medical profession successfully manipulated their pre-1945 past in order…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

  • Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions: Challenging the Regime in Egypt book cover

    Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions

    Challenging the Regime in Egypt, 1st Edition

    By Heba F. El-Shazli

    “We started the 2011 revolution and the rest of Egypt followed,” say Egyptian workers with strong conviction and passion. Egyptian independent workers’ continuous claims of contention and protest repertoires were one of several main factors leading to the January  25, 2011, uprising. After…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Routledge Research in Employment Relations

  • Urban Environments for Healthy Ageing: A Global Perspective book cover

    Urban Environments for Healthy Ageing

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna P Lane

    Around the world, researchers, policy makers, and practitioners are working to ensure cities and communities are prepared for the challenges and opportunities of aged and highly urbanised populations. Bringing together stakeholders from Asia, Australia, Europe, and North America, this book presents…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Power of Civil Society in the Middle East and North Africa: Peace-building, Change, and Development book cover

    The Power of Civil Society in the Middle East and North Africa

    Peace-building, Change, and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ibrahim Natil, Chiara Pierobon, Lilian Tauber

    This book investigates the power of civil society in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), in the context of the post-Arab Spring era, as well as more long-standing challenges and constraints in the region. In recent years, local civil society actors have faced significant challenges from social…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Laryngeal Cooccurrence Restrictions book cover

    Laryngeal Cooccurrence Restrictions

    1st Edition

    By Margaret R. MacEachern

    This study presents an analysis of laryngeal cooccurrence restrictions within an Optimality Theory framework. The book will be of interest to phonologists concerned with word- or morpheme-level cooccurrence restrictions, the Obligatory Contour Principle, or Optimality Theory.  First published…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

  • Siamese State Ceremonies: Their History and Function With Supplementary Notes book cover

    Siamese State Ceremonies

    Their History and Function With Supplementary Notes, 1st Edition

    By H. G. Quaritch Wales

    To students of Indian Culture interested in tracing the influence of India in the institutions of her Cultural Colonies, as also to Anthropologists, the Religious Festivals and Court Ceremonies, which still remain the most characteristic features of Siamese social life, offer an important field for…

    eBook – 2019-05-23

  • Cold War in the High Himalayas: The USA, China and South Asia in the 1950s book cover

    Cold War in the High Himalayas

    The USA, China and South Asia in the 1950s, 1st Edition

    By S Mahmud Ali, S. Mahmud Ali

    This text examines elite-insecurity perceptions in India, Pakistan and the USA in the 1950s. The book highlights the consequent linkages in alliance-building efforts and the  subsequent triangular covert collaboration against Communist China, especially along Tibet's Himalayan frontiers. This…

    eBook – 2019-05-23

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