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  • Junior and Youth Grassroots Football Culture

    The Forgotten Game

    Edited by Jimmy O'Gorman

    Football is ubiquitously acknowledged as ‘The Global Game’ and/or ‘The People’s Game’ – everyday all-encompassing terms familiar to anyone with an interest in football which illustrate albeit nebulously, the game’s international reach and popularity. Yet much academic and popular attention has been…

    Hardback – 2017-06-12 
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • The Routledge History of Disability

    Edited by Roy Hanes, Ivan Brown, Nancy E. Hansen

    The Routledge History of Disability explores the shifting attitudes towards and representations of disabled people from the age of antiquity to the twenty-first century. Taking an international view of the subject, this wide-ranging collection shows that the history of disability cuts across racial…

    Hardback – 2017-06-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • Buried City, Unearthing Teufelsberg

    Berlin and its Geography of Forgetting

    By Benedict Anderson

    Cities are built over the remnants of their past buried beneath their present. We build on what has been built before, whether over foundations formalising previous permanency or over the temporal occupations of ground. But what happens when you shift a city - when you dislodge its occupation of…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge

  • Producing Christian Culture

    Medieval Exegesis and Its Interpretative Genres

    Edited by Giles E. M. Gasper, Francis Watson, Matthew R. Crawford

    Producing Christian Culture takes as its thread the 'interpretative genres' within which medieval people engaged with the Bible. Contributors to the volume present specific material as a case study illustrative of a specific genre, whether devotional, homiletical, scholarly, or controversial. The…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Slavery and Abolition in the Atlantic World

    New Sources and New Findings

    Edited by Jane Landers

    This book highlights newly-discovered and underutilized sources for the study of slavery and abolition. It features the contributions of scholars who work with Portuguese, Spanish, German, Dutch, and Swedish materials from Europe, Africa and Latin America. Their work draws on legal suits, merchant…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Tracing Topographies: Revisiting the Concentration Camps Seventy Years after the Liberation of Auschwitz

    Edited by Joanne Pettitt, Vered Weiss

    Seventy years on from the liberation of Auschwitz, the contributions collected in this volume each attempt, in various ways and from various perspectives, to trace the relationship between Nazi-occupied spaces and Holocaust memory, considering the multitude of ways in which the passing of time…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Religious Interactions in Europe and the Mediterranean World

    Coexistence and Dialogue from the 12th to the 20th Centuries

    Edited by Katsumi Fukasawa, Benjamin J. Kaplan, Pierre-Yves Beaurepaire

    The religious histories of Christian and Muslim countries in Europe and Western Asia are often treated in isolation from one another. This can lead to a limited and simplistic understanding of the international and interreligious interactions currently taking place. This edited collection brings…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Money, Politics and Power

    Banking and Public Finance in Wartime England, 1694-96

    By Richard A. Kleer

    The Nine Years’ War with France was a period of great institutional innovation in public finance and of severe monetary turmoil for England. It saw the creation of the Bank of England; a sudden sharp fall in the external value of the pound; a massive undertaking to melt down and recoin most of the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    Routledge
    Financial History

  • Tolerance in World History

    By Peter Stearns

    This volume draws together the many discrete studies of tolerance to create a global and comprehensive synthesis. This relatively short book will work to connect different periods and a number of key regions, to help clarify the record and the relationship between current tolerance patterns and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06 
    Routledge
    Themes in World History

  • Making a Man of Him

    Parents and Their Sons' Education at an English Public School 1929-50

    By Christine Heward

    Originally published in 1988, this book analyses the effect of public boarding school on those boys who grew to manhood under its influence. With access to over 2000 letters written by parents to the Head Master and governors of Ellesmere College in the period 1929-50, it raises issues about…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • The Boys' Grammar School

    To-day and To-morrow

    By H. Davies

    Originally published in 1945. This book is concerned with the secondary school as it developed since the 1902 Education Act. The author points out the strengths and weaknesses and makes suggestions for their improvement. Chapters are devoted to School Certificate, Religion in Education, Curriculum…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Mixed or Single-sex School?

    A Research Study in Pupil-Teacher Relationships

    By R. R. Dale

    Originally published in 1969. This is the first volume in a trilogy which compares co-educational and single-sex schools. The study is based on the results of over twenty years’ experience among teachers and pupils and examines in detail the differences between the two types of school. This volume…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

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