History: European History

  • The Anxiety of Ascent: Middle-Class Narratives in Germany and America book cover

    The Anxiety of Ascent

    Middle-Class Narratives in Germany and America, 1st Edition

    By Scott Doidge

    This intriguing book re-evaluates a narrative of cultural decline that developed in the wake of Max Weber’s The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism. For Weber, and a group of influential sociologists that followed, Western modernity is marked by growing disenchantment with the beliefs and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-11 
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  • A History of Modern France book cover

    A History of Modern France

    5th Edition

    By Jeremy D. Popkin

    A History of Modern France offers a framework to understand modern French history through a survey of the dramatic events that have punctuated its history from the eighteenth century to the present day. Covering events such as the French Revolution, the two World Wars and the more recent election…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
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  • The Legend of Veronica in Early Modern Art book cover

    The Legend of Veronica in Early Modern Art

    1st Edition

    By Katherine T. Brown

    In The Legend of Veronica in Early Modern Art, Katherine T. Brown explores the lore of the apocryphal character of Veronica and the history of the "true image" relic as factors in the Franciscans’ placement of her character into the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) as the Sixth Station, in both…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10 
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    Routledge Research in Art and Religion

  • Routledge Handbook of Conspiracy Theories book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Conspiracy Theories

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Butter, Peter Knight

    Taking a global and interdisciplinary approach, the Routledge Handbook of Conspiracy Theories provides a comprehensive overview of conspiracy theories as an important social, cultural and political phenomenon in contemporary life. This handbook provides the most complete analysis of the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-06 
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    Conspiracy Theories

  • German Nationalism and Indian Political Thought: The Influence of Ancient Indian Philosophy on the German Romantics book cover

    German Nationalism and Indian Political Thought

    The Influence of Ancient Indian Philosophy on the German Romantics, 1st Edition

    By Alexei Pimenov

    This book examines the influence of Indian socio-political thought, ideas, and culture on German Romantic nationalism. It suggests that, contrary to the traditional view that the concepts of nationalism have moved exclusively from the West to the rest of the world, in the crucial case of German…

    Hardback – 2020-03-06 
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  • Far-Right Revisionism and the End of History: Alt/Histories book cover

    Far-Right Revisionism and the End of History

    Alt/Histories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louie Dean Valencia-García

    In Far-Right Revisionism and the End of the History: Alt/Histories, historians, sociologists, neuroscientists, lawyers, cultural critics, and literary and media scholars come together to offer an interconnected and comparative collection for understanding how contemporary far-right, neo-fascist,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Architecture and the Language Debate: Artistic and Linguistic Exchanges in Early Modern Italy book cover

    Architecture and the Language Debate

    Artistic and Linguistic Exchanges in Early Modern Italy, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Temple

    This book examines the creative exchanges between architects, artists and intellectuals, from the Early Renaissance to the beginning of the Enlightenment, in the forging of relationships between architecture and emerging concepts of language in early modern in Italy. The study extends across the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
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    Routledge Research in Architectural History

  • Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria book cover

    Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria

    1st Edition

    By Peter Thaler

    Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria examines Austrian Protestants who actively resisted the Habsburg Counterreformation in the early seventeenth century. While a determined few decided early on that only military means could combat the growing pressure to conform, many more did not…

    Hardback – 2020-02-28 
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    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Surrealism, Occultism and Politics: In Search of the Marvellous book cover

    Surrealism, Occultism and Politics

    In Search of the Marvellous, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tessel M. Bauduin, Victoria Ferentinou, Daniel Zamani

    This volume examines the relationship between occultism and Surrealism, specifically exploring the reception and appropriation of occult thought, motifs, tropes and techniques by Surrealist artists and writers in Europe and the Americas, from the 1920s through the 1960s. Its central focus is the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    Studies in Surrealism

  • Place and Space in the Medieval World book cover

    Place and Space in the Medieval World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meg Boulton, Jane Hawkes, Heidi Stoner

    This book addresses the critical terminologies of place and space (and their role within medieval studies) in a considered and critical manner, presenting a scholarly introduction written by the editors alongside thematic case studies that address a wide range of visual and textual material. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Information and Power in History: Towards a Global Approach book cover

    Information and Power in History

    Towards a Global Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ida Nijenhuis, Marijke van Faassen, Ronald Sluijter, Joris Gijsenbergh, Wim de Jong

    The relationship between information and power is a relevant subject for all times. Today’s perceived ‘information revolution’ has caused information to become a separate object of study during the last two decades for several disciplines. As the contemporary perspective is dominant, information…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
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    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Soviet Women – Everyday Lives book cover

    Soviet Women – Everyday Lives

    1st Edition

    By Melanie Ilic

    Based on an extensive reading of a broad range of women’s accounts of their lives in the Soviet Union, this book focuses on many hidden aspects of Soviet women’s everyday lives, thereby revealing a great deal about how the Soviet Union operated on a day to day basis and about the place of the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
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    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

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