History: Modern History 1750-1945

  • The Middle East in Modern World History book cover

    The Middle East in Modern World History

    2nd Edition

    By Ernest Tucker

    The Middle East in Modern World History examines how global trends over the last 200 years have shaped the Middle East and how these trends were affected by the region’s development. Covering a key period in the history of the Middle East, this book highlights three major trends within the region’…

    Paperback – 2019-03-06 
    Routledge

  • Civic Nationalisms in Global Perspective book cover

    Civic Nationalisms in Global Perspective

    Edited by Jasper Trautsch

    Even distinctions between civic-political and ethnic-cultural types of nationalism have been seen as less distinct in time, the question remains as to whether the concept of civic nationalism can still serve as a useful analytical category to reconstruct whether national solidarity has been…

    Hardback – 2019-03-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • The Origins of Democratic Zionism book cover

    The Origins of Democratic Zionism

    By Gregory Kaplan

    Democracy is often assumed to have its roots in Classical thought. However, the concept has taken various forms in its progression to the governance many countries now employ. Working in Seventeenth-Century Amsterdam, in dialog with Protestants, Jewish thinkers arguably voiced the first Early…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Rape of the Masses (1940): The Psychology of Totalitarian Political Propaganda book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Rape of the Masses (1940)

    The Psychology of Totalitarian Political Propaganda

    By Serge Chakotin

    First published in French in 1939, and later in English in 1940, this work by the author, analyses and strongly critiques the effect of Nazi propaganda on the psychology of the masses. By bringing together the political and the psychological, the author refers to the use of propaganda in order to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • British Fascist Tradition: Continuities in Interwar and Postwar fascism book cover

    British Fascist Tradition

    Continuities in Interwar and Postwar fascism

    By Joe Mulhall

    This book provides an in-depth analysis of the core ideological beliefs and priorities of the various ideologues and fascist organisations that existed in the immediate postwar era in Britain. It is detailed study of the policies and ideologies of a number of individuals and groups that…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Refugees, Human Rights and Realpolitik: The Clandestine Immigration of Jewish Refugees from Italy to Palestine, 1945-1948 book cover

    Refugees, Human Rights and Realpolitik

    The Clandestine Immigration of Jewish Refugees from Italy to Palestine, 1945-1948

    By Daphna Sharfman

    This book presents a multidimensional case of international human rights in the immediate post World War II period, and the way complex refugee problems created by the war were often in direct competition with strategic interests and national sovereignty. The case study is the clandestine…

    Hardback – 2019-02-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Rediscovering the Great War book cover

    Rediscovering the Great War

    Edited by Uroš Košir, Matija Črešnar, Dimitrij Mlekuž

    The Great War was a turning point of the 20th century as it gave a birth to a new, modern and industrial approach to warfare that changed the world forever. The remembrance, awareness and knowledge of the conflict and most importantly, of those who participated and were affected by it, was…

    Hardback – 2019-02-25 
    Routledge
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain: Playing in the Ruins book cover

    Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain

    Playing in the Ruins

    By Gabriel Moshenska

    How do children cope when their world is transformed by war? This book uses oral histories to construct an historical anthropology of childhood in Second World Britain, focusing on objects and spaces such as gas masks, air raid shelters and bombed-out buildings. In their struggles to cope with the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Routledge
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • The Wars of Napoleon book cover

    The Wars of Napoleon

    2nd Edition

    By Charles J Esdaile

    First published in 1995 to great critical acclaim, The Wars of Napoleon provides students with a comprehensive survey of the Napoleonic Wars around the central theme of the scale of French military power and its impact on other European states, from Portugal to Russia and from Scandinavia to Sicily…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge
    Modern Wars In Perspective

  • The Reform Acts: The Struggle for Democracy book cover

    The Reform Acts

    The Struggle for Democracy

    Edited by Sarah Richardson

    The Reform Acts: The Struggle for Democracy, traces the progression of parliamentary and electoral reform during a transformational period of British history between 1760 and 1918. The four-volume collection considers early calls for electoral reform and the motivations behind these as well as the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Agrarian Reform and Resistance in an Age of Globalisation: The Euro-American World and Beyond, 1780-1914 book cover

    Agrarian Reform and Resistance in an Age of Globalisation

    The Euro-American World and Beyond, 1780-1914

    Edited by Joe Regan, Cathal Smith

    This book investigates the causes and effects of modernisation in rural regions of Britain and Ireland, continental Europe, the Americas and Australasia between 1780 and 1914. In this period, the transformation of the world economy associated with the Industrial Revolution fuelled dramatic changes…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

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