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History Research Now Available In Paperback

We're delighted to present a selection of ground-breaking history research new in paperback. Not only are these texts now available at a reduced cost, but you can save a further 20% with discount code PBD20

Contemporary History 1945-

  • The ‘Long 1970s’

    Human Rights, East-West Détente and Transnational Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Poul Villaume, Rasmus Mariager, Helle Porsdam

    Today it is widely recognised that the 'long 1970s' was a decisive international transition period during which traditional, collective-oriented socio-economic interest and welfare policies were increasingly replaced by the more individually and neo-liberally oriented value policies of the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge

  • Witnessing Australian Stories

    History, Testimony, and Memory in Contemporary Culture, 1st Edition

    By Kelly Jean Butler

    This book is about how Australians have responded to stories about suffering and injustice in Australia, presented in a range of public media, including literature, history, films, and television. Those who have responded are both ordinary and prominent Australians politicians, writers, and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge

  • Historical Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Neumann

    The yearning for historical justice – that is, for the redress of past wrongs – has become one of the defining features of our age. Governments, international bodies and civil society organisations address historical injustices through truth commissions, tribunals, official apologies and other…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • History, Memory, and Trans-European Identity

    Unifying Divisions, 1st Edition

    By Aline Sierp

    This book questions the presupposition voiced by many historians and political scientists that political experiences in Europe continue to be interpreted in terms of national history, and that a European community of remembrance still does not exist. By tracing the evolution of specific memory…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge