History: Intellectual History

  • The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires: 4-Volume Set book cover

    The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires: 4-Volume Set

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philippa Levine

    The global reach of imperialism makes it both an important and a complex topic that requires a multi-country perspective and a comparative framework. This four volume series collects together many of the most influential articles on the topic and offers a broad choice of themes, geographies and…

    Hardback – 2013-07-17
    Routledge
    The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires

  • The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires, Volume I: Social Organization book cover

    The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires, Volume I

    Social Organization, 1st Edition

    Edited by Owen White

    This collection brings together twenty-one articles that explore the diverse impact of modern empires on societies around the world since 1800. Colonial expansion changed the lives of colonised peoples in multiple ways relating to work, the environment, law, health and religion. Yet empire-builders…

    Hardback – 2013-07-05
    Routledge
    The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires

  • The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires, Volume III: Economics and Politics book cover

    The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires, Volume III

    Economics and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Stockwell

    Few aspects of the history of modern empires are of such significance as their economics and politics. These factors are inextricably linked in many analyses, have generated extensive historiographical debate and are currently the subject of some of the freshest and liveliest scholarship. The…

    Hardback – 2013-07-04
    Routledge
    The Rise and Fall of Modern Empires

  • What is Enlightenment? book cover

    What is Enlightenment?

    1st Edition

    By Samuel Fleischacker

    "Have the courage to use your own understanding! - that is the motto of enlightenment." - Immanuel Kant The Enlightenment is one of the most important and contested periods in the history of philosophy. The problems it addressed, such as the proper extent of individual freedom and the challenging…

    Paperback – 2013-02-21
    Routledge
    Kant's Questions

  • Introduction to Book History book cover

    Introduction to Book History

    2nd Edition

    By David Finkelstein, Alistair McCleery

    This second edition of An Introduction to Book History provides a comprehensive critical introduction to the development of the book and print culture. Each fully revised and updated chapter contains new material and covers recent developments in the field, including: The Postcolonial Book…

    Paperback – 2012-10-24
    Routledge

  • Nicholas of Cusa - A Companion to his Life and his Times book cover

    Nicholas of Cusa - A Companion to his Life and his Times

    1st Edition

    By Morimichi Watanabe, Edited by Gerald Christianson

    This work is a guide to the life, thought and activities of Nicholas of Cusa (1401-1464), the great fifteenth-century philosopher, theologian, jurist, author of mystical and ecclesiastical treatises, cardinal and reformer. It is intended not only for advanced scholars, but also for beginners and…

    Hardback – 2011-10-19
    Routledge

  • The International Library of Essays on Evolutionary Thought: 5-Volume Set book cover

    The International Library of Essays on Evolutionary Thought: 5-Volume Set

    1st Edition

    Edited by Neil Levy

    The theory of evolution is one of science's great achievements and it plays a pivotal role in guiding new research. But could the theory also be capable of illuminating phenomena outside the scope of biology? The volumes in this series explore this question by bringing together some of the seminal…

    Hardback – 2010-07-19
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Evolutionary Thought

  • Derrida and Law book cover

    Derrida and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pierre Legrand

    This volume gathers together sixteen seminal articles, all written by leading scholars, which articulate and effectuate the influence of Derrida's scholarship on the field of law. The articles included in this collection are underpinned by the authors' shared belief that the intellectual challenges…

    Hardback – 2009-07-06
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Edmund Burke book cover

    Edmund Burke

    1st Edition

    Edited by Iain Hampsher-Monk

    Edmund Burke’s iconic stance against the French Revolution and its supposed Enlightenment inspiration, has ensured his central role in debates about the nature of modernity and freedom. It has now been rendered even more complex by post-modern radicalism’s repudiation of the Enlightenment as…

    Hardback – 2009-06-12
    Routledge
    International Library of Essays in the History of Social and Political Thought

  • Zionism book cover

    Zionism

    1st Edition

    By David Engel

    Zionism is an international political movement that was originally dedicated to the resettlement of Jewish people in the Promised Land, and is now synonymous with support for the modern state of Israel. This addition to the Short Histories of Big Ideas series looks at the controversial and topical…

    Paperback – 2008-12-03
    Routledge
    Short Histories of Big Ideas

  • Marx and Law book cover

    Marx and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Easton

    This collection of classic articles affirms Marx's continuing relevance to modern debates on the role of law. The issues addressed include the implications of Marx's analysis of law for understanding the form and functions of law, justice and injustice, the critique of liberal legalism, the…

    Hardback – 2008-05-12
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Jean Bodin book cover

    Jean Bodin

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julian H. Franklin

    In the course of a lifetime, Jean Bodin aimed at nothing less than to encompass all the disciplines of his age in a huge encyclopedia of knowledge. In many areas, his ideas have been not only original but seminal. He made major contributions to historiography, philosophy of history, economics,…

    Hardback – 2006-09-28
    Routledge
    International Library of Essays in the History of Social and Political Thought

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