History

On these pages you will find information on the Routledge list which covers African History, American History, British History, European History, Intellectual History, Legal History, Medieval History 400-1500, Political History, Religious History, The Cold War and more in the subject of History.

There is also information on books for students, series, and the latest news and events.

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246Series in History

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4,753New Products

  • Making Health Public

    How News Coverage Is Remaking Media, Medicine, and Contemporary Life

    By Charles L. Briggs, Daniel C. Hallin

    This book examines the relationship between media and medicine, considering the fundamental role of news coverage in constructing wider cultural understandings of health and disease. The authors advance the notion of ‘biomediatization’ and demonstrate how health knowledge is co-produced through…

    Paperback – 2016-05-27
    Routledge

  • Studying Late Medieval History

    A Thematic Approach

    By Cindy Wood

    Studying Late Medieval History is an accessible introduction for undergraduate history students wishing to understand the major topics of late medieval history. Examining the period from 1300–1550, this introductory guide offers an overview of 250 years of transformation, which saw technology,…

    Paperback – 2016-05-25
    Routledge

  • A Social and Cultural History of Sport in Ireland

    Edited by Richard McElligott, David Hassan

    Sport has played a central role in modern Ireland’s history. Perhaps nowhere else has sport so infused the political, social and cultural development and identity of a nation. During this so-called ‘Decade of Centenaries’ in Ireland (2014 to 2024) recently there has been an exponential growth in…

    Hardback – 2016-05-24
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

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  • Rob Langham, Senior Publisher

    Rob Langham is Senior Publisher for History, concentrating on the acquisition of research monographs covering European and World History. He joined Routledge in 1999 and for many years worked as the company’s Economics Editor.

  • Eve Mayer, Editor

    Eve Mayer acquires scholarly books in Religion, including handbooks, textbooks, and other volumes suitable for undergraduate and graduate course use. Her list cuts across sub-disciplines, from Christian Theology to Hinduism to New Religion. Eve is particularly interested in books on North American religion, media/film/music and religion, and philosophy of religion. She is actively seeking fresh ideas for the Routledge Companions and Worlds series.

  • Max Novick, Commissioning Editor, (Research Monographs and Academic Titles)

    Max Novick acquires research monographs in the areas of anthropology, history, and sociology. His list tends to focus on women’s and gender studies, race and ethnic studies, science and technology, environment, social theory, and research methods, but is not limited to these subjects.

  • Laura Pilsworth, Editor (Medieval and Early Modern History)

    Laura Pilsworth publishes books on medieval and early modern history (300–1800). She publishes scholarly books in a variety of formats including textbooks, handbooks, reference works, and monographs covering key topics such as late antiquity, the Renaissance, the Reformation, revolutions, the Enlightenment, and the scientific revolution. Laura is dedicated to upholding the list’s tradition of publishing new and emerging fields and is currently commissioning in the history of animals, childhood, economy, emotions, empire, the body and global history as well as broadening the focus of the list beyond Europe to Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.

  • Eve Setch, Publisher (Modern History)

    Eve Setch publishes books on Modern Global History (1800 to the present) as well as looking after our historiographical works across the list. She publishes a range of text types, from textbooks to handbooks, edited collections, and single-authored monographs. In keeping with the tradition and reputation of the Routledge list, she is interested in publishing across a broad range of topics, global regions, and periods, in both traditional as well as cutting-edge ways. At the moment some of the areas in which she is publishing include new historiographical interpretations, gender history, colonial, post-colonial and indigenous history, the history of non-Western regions, the history of science, and medicine and Jewish History.

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