History: Social & Cultural History

  • Aboriginal Protection and Its Intermediaries in Britain’s Antipodean Colonies book cover

    Aboriginal Protection and Its Intermediaries in Britain’s Antipodean Colonies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samuel Furphy, Amanda Nettelbeck

    This collection brings together world-leading and emerging scholars to explore how the concept of "protection" was applied to Indigenous peoples of Britain’s antipodean colonies. Tracing evolutions in protection from the 1830s until the end of the nineteenth century, the contributors map the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • The Routledge History of Emotions in Europe: 1100-1700 book cover

    The Routledge History of Emotions in Europe

    1100-1700, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Broomhall, Andrew Lynch

    The Routledge History of Emotions in Europe, 1100-1700 presents the state of the field of pre-modern emotions during this period, placing particular emphasis on theoretical and methodological aspects of current research. This book serves as a reference to existing research practices in emotions…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • Florence in the Early Modern World: New Perspectives book cover

    Florence in the Early Modern World

    New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Scott Baker, Brian J. Maxson

    Florence in the Early Modern World offers new perspectives on this important city by exploring the broader global context of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, within which the experience of Florence remains unique. By exploring the city’s relationship to its close and distant neighbours, the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    Themes in Medieval and Early Modern History

  • Cultural Resistance and Security from Below: Power and Escape through Capoeira book cover

    Cultural Resistance and Security from Below

    Power and Escape through Capoeira, 1st Edition

    By Zoë Marriage

    This book uses the Afro-Brazilian art of capoeira to examine how security has been pursued from below and what significance this has for security analysis and policy. Illegal at the beginning of the 20th century, capoeira is now a cultural institution and export that is protected by the Brazilian…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • The Youngest Citizens: Children's Rights in Latin America book cover

    The Youngest Citizens

    Children's Rights in Latin America, 1st Edition

    By Amy Risley

    The Youngest Citizens traces the historical evolution of children’s rights in Latin America before turning its focus to the dramatic shift in discourse and policy experienced by the continent in the last twenty years. This book explores the new global regime on childhood, child advocates’…

    Paperback – 2019-07-02 
    Routledge
    Latin American Tópicos

  • Signing the Body: Marks on Skin in Early Modern France book cover

    Signing the Body

    Marks on Skin in Early Modern France, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Dauge-Roth

    The first major scholarly investigation into the rich history and ambiguous status of the body as a written object, this interdisciplinary study surveys varied forms of corporeal writing, imprinting and marking in France in the early modern period. Author Katherine Dauge-Roth demonstrates that the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge History of Monarchy book cover

    The Routledge History of Monarchy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Woodacre, Lucinda H.S. Dean, Chris Jones, Zita Rohr, Russell Martin

    The Routledge History of Monarchy draws together current research across the field of royal studies, providing a rich understanding of the history of monarchy from a variety of geographical, cultural and temporal contexts. Divided into four parts, this book presents a wide range of case studies…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • The Antebellum Press: Setting the Stage for Civil War book cover

    The Antebellum Press

    Setting the Stage for Civil War, 1st Edition

    Edited by David B. Sachsman, Gregory A. Borchard

    The Antebellum Press: Setting the Stage for Civil War reveals the critical role of journalism in the years leading up to America’s deadliest conflict by exploring the events that foreshadowed and, in some ways, contributed directly to the outbreak of war. This collection of scholarly essays traces…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge

  • The Early Development of Football: Contemporary Debates book cover

    The Early Development of Football

    Contemporary Debates, 1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Curry

    This fascinating collection brings together leading football historians and sociologists from the UK, Germany, the USA and Australia to offer fresh perspectives on the early development of football (soccer), not only illuminating our understanding of the early history of the world’s most popular…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sports History

  • Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688-1928 book cover

    Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688-1928

    1st Edition

    By Matthew McCormack

    Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688-1928 explores the history of citizenship in Britain during a period when admission to the political community was commonly thought about in terms of gender. Between the Glorious Revolution of 1688 and the Equal Franchise Act of 1928, the key question in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Hebrew Popular Journalism: Birth and Development in Ottoman Palestine book cover

    Hebrew Popular Journalism

    Birth and Development in Ottoman Palestine, 1st Edition

    By Ouzi Elyada

    The book examines the birth, development, and mode of operation of the Hebrew popular press that progressed in Ottoman Palestine between 1884 and the eruption of World War I in 1914. The inquiry yields a profile of the printers, editors, and journalists, and examines the editors’ working patterns…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern History

  • The Greening of the City: Urban Parks and Public Leisure, 1840-1939 book cover

    The Greening of the City

    Urban Parks and Public Leisure, 1840-1939, 1st Edition

    By Carole A. O'Reilly

    Urban parks are a much-loved feature of the city environment. However, our knowledge of the true scale of their impact remains uneven. Much work has been done on their origins and design features, but this book aims to extend this beyond the nineteenth century, examining the fuller flowering of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

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