History: Political History

  • Globalization and Regional Integration: The origins, development and impact of the single European aviation market book cover

    Globalization and Regional Integration

    The origins, development and impact of the single European aviation market, 1st Edition

    By Alan Dobson

    How was the European airline industry transformed from national fragmentation in 1957 to a point in 2006 where the European Commission could negotiate with the US for an Open Aviation Area on behalf of all twenty five members of the European Union? What can explain the change in mindset that saw…

    Hardback – 2007-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Women and Gender in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, and Eurasia: A Comprehensive Bibliography Volume I: Southeastern and East Central Europe (Edited by Irina Livezeanu with June Pachuta Farris) Volume II: Russia, the Non-Russian Peoples of the Russian book cover

    Women and Gender in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, and Eurasia

    A Comprehensive Bibliography Volume I: Southeastern and East Central Europe (Edited by Irina Livezeanu with June Pachuta Farris) Volume II: Russia, the Non-Russian Peoples of the Russian, 1st Edition

    By Mary Zirin, Irina Livezeanu, Christine D. Worobec, June Pachuta Farris, June Pachuta Farris

    This is the first comprehensive, multidisciplinary, and multilingual bibliography on "Women and Gender in East Central Europe and the Balkans (Vol. 1)" and "The Lands of the Former Soviet Union (Vol. 2)" over the past millennium. The coverage encompasses the relevant territories of the Russian,…

    Hardback – 2007-05-15
    Routledge

  • Africa in the 21st Century: Toward a New Future book cover

    Africa in the 21st Century

    Toward a New Future, 1st Edition

    By Ama Mazama

    Africa in the 21st Century: Toward a New Future brings together some of the finest Pan African and Afrocentric intellectuals to discuss the possibilities of a new future where the continent claims its own agency in response to the economic, social, political, and cultural problems which are found…

    Hardback – 2007-05-14
    Routledge
    African Studies

  • Gunpowder and Incense: The Catholic Church and the Spanish Civil War book cover

    Gunpowder and Incense

    The Catholic Church and the Spanish Civil War, 1st Edition

    By Hilari Raguer

    Now available in English for the first time, Gunpowder and Incense (translated from the Spanish La Pólvora y el Incienso) chronicles the role of the Church in Spanish politics, looking in particular at the Spanish Civil War. Unlike most books on the subject, Hilari Raguer looks beyond the…

    Hardback – 2006-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge/Canada Blanch Studies on Contemporary Spain

  • Hegemony & History book cover

    Hegemony & History

    1st Edition

    By J.H. Adam Watson

    This collection of essays records the development of Adam Watson's thinking about international theory from the 1950s to the present, exploring his contribution to, and the development of, the English School. Adam Watson was one of the members of the British Committee on the Theory of…

    Hardback – 2006-11-30
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • The Role of the Press and Communication Technology in Democratization: The Nigerian Story book cover

    The Role of the Press and Communication Technology in Democratization

    The Nigerian Story, 1st Edition

    By Aje-Ori Anna Agbese

    In the 1990s, Nigeria, like several countries in Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe and Latin America, underwent transition programs to return the country to democracy. Nigeria’s democratization in the 1990s was a civil and international movement to free Nigeria from over 20 years of authoritarian…

    Hardback – 2006-10-19
    Routledge
    African Studies

  • The Year of Europe: America, Europe and the Energy Crisis, 1972-74: Documents on British Policy Overseas, Series III Volume IV book cover

    The Year of Europe: America, Europe and the Energy Crisis, 1972-74

    Documents on British Policy Overseas, Series III Volume IV, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Hamilton, Patrick Salmon

    This is the first volume of Documents of British Policy Overseas ever to be produced in electronic format, complementing three earlier volumes in the series covering East/West relations between 1968 and 1976. Focusing primarily upon intra-allied relations, this new text also traces …

    Pack – 2006-08-31
    Routledge
    Whitehall Histories

  • Diplomacy and Displacement: Reconsidering the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations, 1922–1934 book cover

    Diplomacy and Displacement

    Reconsidering the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations, 1922–1934, 1st Edition

    By Onur Yildirim

    This study presents a comprehensive, balanced and factually grounded narrative of the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations as a historic event that has been the subject of much distortion in the historiographical traditions of nationalist lore in Greece and Turkey, as well as in scholarly…

    Hardback – 2006-08-24
    Routledge
    Middle East Studies: History, Politics & Law

  • Social Histories of Disability and Deformity: Bodies, Images and Experiences book cover

    Social Histories of Disability and Deformity

    Bodies, Images and Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by David M. Turner, Kevin Stagg

    Collecting together essays written by an international set of contributors, this book provides an important contribution to the emerging field of disability history. It explores changes in understandings of deformity and disability between the sixteenth and twentieth centuries, and reveal the ways…

    Hardback – 2006-08-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Social History of Medicine

  • The Politics of Self-Expression: The Urdu Middleclass Milieu in Mid-Twentieth Century India and Pakistan book cover

    The Politics of Self-Expression

    The Urdu Middleclass Milieu in Mid-Twentieth Century India and Pakistan, 1st Edition

    By Markus Daechsel

    The 1930s to 1950s witnessed the rise and dominance of a political culture across much of North India which combined unprecedented levels of mobilization and organization with an effective de-politicization of politics. On the one hand obsessed with world events, people also came to understand…

    Hardback – 2006-07-04
    Routledge
    Royal Asiatic Society Books

  • Government, the Railways and the Modernization of Britain: Beeching's Last Trains book cover

    Government, the Railways and the Modernization of Britain

    Beeching's Last Trains, 1st Edition

    By Charles Loft

    More than 40 years after its publication, the 1963 Beeching Report on British railways remains controversial for recommending the closure of a third of Britain’s railways. In this book, Charles Loft examines: why the nationalized railways were in such dire financial straits by 1963 how…

    Hardback – 2006-07-04
    Routledge
    British Politics and Society

  • The Left in the Shaping of Japanese Democracy: Essays in Honour of J.A.A. Stockwin book cover

    The Left in the Shaping of Japanese Democracy

    Essays in Honour of J.A.A. Stockwin, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Williams, Rikki Kersten

    Leftist thought and activism stands as a defining force in the articulation of political culture and policy in modern Japan. Operating from the periphery of formal political power for the most part, the Japanese Left has had an impact that extends far beyond its limited success at the ballot box.…

    Paperback – 2006-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge/Leiden Series in Modern East Asian Politics, History and Media

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