History: Political History

  • Spain, Rumor, and Anti-Catholicism in Mid-Jacobean England: The Palatine Match, Cleves, and the Armada Scares of 1612-1613 and 1614 book cover

    Spain, Rumor, and Anti-Catholicism in Mid-Jacobean England

    The Palatine Match, Cleves, and the Armada Scares of 1612-1613 and 1614, 1st Edition

    By Calvin F. Senning

    Geoffrey Parker has remarked that the Spanish Armada, though a disastrous defeat, was a considerable psychological success. Deep into the seventeenth century the specter of a returning armada haunted England. Twice in the middle of James I’s reign alarms occurred. One grew out of the king’s plan,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions: Challenging the Regime in Egypt book cover

    Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions

    Challenging the Regime in Egypt, 1st Edition

    By Heba F. El-Shazli

    “We started the 2011 revolution and the rest of Egypt followed,” say Egyptian workers with strong conviction and passion. Egyptian independent workers’ continuous claims of contention and protest repertoires were one of several main factors leading to the January  25, 2011, uprising. After…

    Hardback – 2019-06-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Employment Relations

  • Roman Tales: A Reader’s Guide to the Art of Microhistory book cover

    Roman Tales

    A Reader’s Guide to the Art of Microhistory, 1st Edition

    By Thomas V. Cohen

    Roman Tales: A Reader’s Guide to the Art of Microhistory explores both the social and cultural life of Renaissance Rome and the mind-set and methods of microhistory. This book draws the reader deep into eight stories: a Christian-Jewish picnic plus an ill-aimed stone fight, an embassy-driven…

    Hardback – 2019-05-24
    Routledge
    Microhistories

  • Judicializing the Administrative State: The Rise of the Independent Regulatory Commissions in the United States, 1883-1937 book cover

    Judicializing the Administrative State

    The Rise of the Independent Regulatory Commissions in the United States, 1883-1937, 1st Edition

    By Hiroshi Okayama

    A basic feature of the modern US administrative state taken for granted by legal scholars but neglected by political scientists and historians is its strong judiciality. Formal, or court-like, adjudication was the primary method of first-order agency policy making during the first half of the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • The Lives and Afterlives of Enoch Powell: The Undying Political Animal book cover

    The Lives and Afterlives of Enoch Powell

    The Undying Political Animal, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olivier Esteves, Stéphane Porion

    50 years after Enoch Powell’s self-styled detonation in the form of his so-called ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech, this volume brings together contributions from international scholars in the field of history, political science and British studies, with new insights from hitherto unexplored archives. It…

    Hardback – 2019-05-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Castro and Franco: The Backstage of Cold War Diplomacy book cover

    Castro and Franco

    The Backstage of Cold War Diplomacy, 1st Edition

    By Haruko Hosoda

    Cuba’s Fidel Castro and Spain’s Francisco Franco were two men with very similar backgrounds but very different political ideologies. Both received a Catholic education and had strong connections to the Galicia region of Spain. Both were familiar with guerrilla tactics and came to power through…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Slavery in the Global Diaspora of Africa book cover

    Slavery in the Global Diaspora of Africa

    1st Edition

    By Paul E. Lovejoy

    The collective significance of the themes that are explored in Slavery in the Global Diaspora of Africa bridge the Atlantic and thereby provide insights into historical debates that address the ways in which parts of Africa fitted into the modern world that emerged in the Atlantic basin. The study…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    Global Africa

  • The Extraterritoriality of Law: History, Theory, Politics book cover

    The Extraterritoriality of Law

    History, Theory, Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel S. Margolies, Umut Özsu, Maïa Pal, Ntina Tzouvala

    Questions of legal extraterritoriality figure prominently in scholarship on legal pluralism, transnational legal studies, international investment law, international human rights law, state responsibility under international law, and a large number of other areas. Yet many accounts of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    Politics of Transnational Law

  • The Culture of Dissenting Memory: Truth Commissions in the Global South book cover

    The Culture of Dissenting Memory

    Truth Commissions in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Véronique Tadjo

    This volume deals with the manifold ways in which histories are debated and indeed historicity and historiography themselves are interrogated via the narrative modes of the truth commissions. It traces the various medial responses (memoirs, fiction, poetry, film, art) which have emerged in the wake…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge India
    Literary Cultures of the Global South

  • India's Constitutional Identity: ideological beliefs and preferences book cover

    India's Constitutional Identity

    ideological beliefs and preferences, 1st Edition

    By Bidyut Chakrabarty

    An analysis of selective aspects of India’s constitutional identity, this book provides an analytical account of the changing and changed texture of India’s constitutional identity bearing in mind the historical context in which it is articulated. The book conceptualizes the gradual evolution of an…

    Hardback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Henry Redhead Yorke, Colonial Radical: Politics and Identity in the Atlantic World, 1772-1813 book cover

    Henry Redhead Yorke, Colonial Radical

    Politics and Identity in the Atlantic World, 1772-1813, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Goodrich

    This is a political, cultural and intellectual biography of the neglected but important figure, Henry Redhead Yorke. A West Indian of African/British descent, born into a slave society but educated in Georgian England, he developed a complex identity to which politics was key. The most…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    The Enlightenment World

  • The Black Arts Movement and the Black Panther Party in American Visual Culture book cover

    The Black Arts Movement and the Black Panther Party in American Visual Culture

    1st Edition

    By Jo-Ann Morgan

    This book examines a range of visual expressions of Black Power across American art and popular culture from 1965 through 1972. It begins with case studies of artist groups, including Spiral, OBAC and AfriCOBRA, who began questioning Western aesthetic traditions and created work that honored…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art and Race

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