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  • A History of Siena: From Its Origins to the Modern Day book cover

    A History of Siena

    From Its Origins to the Modern Day, 1st Edition

    By Mario Ascheri, Bradley Franco

    A History of Siena provides a concise and up-to-date biography of the city, from its medieval development through to the present day, and makes Siena’s history, culture and traditions accessible to anyone studying or visiting the city. Well-informed by archival research and recent scholarship on…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • The Democratic Courthouse: A Modern History of Design, Due Process and Dignity book cover

    The Democratic Courthouse

    A Modern History of Design, Due Process and Dignity, 1st Edition

    By Linda Mulcahy, Emma Rowden

    This book examines how changing understandings of the relationship between government and the governed came to be reflected in the buildings designed to house the modern legal system. It examines the extent to which changing theories of the trial, the pursuit of new rights and a new politics of…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Capetian France 987–1328 book cover

    Capetian France 987–1328

    3rd Edition

    By Elizabeth Hallam

    Capetian France 987-1328 is an authoritative overview of the country’s development across four centuries, with a focus on changes to the political, religious, social and cultural climate during this period.  When Hugh Capet took the throne of France in 987, his powers were weak and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-23 
    Routledge

  • Neocolonialism and Built Heritage: Echoes of Empire in Africa, Asia, and Europe book cover

    Neocolonialism and Built Heritage

    Echoes of Empire in Africa, Asia, and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel E. Coslett

    Architectural relics of nineteenth- and twentieth-century European and Japanese colonialism — actively exploited and experienced neocolonialist sites of memory — dot cityscapes throughout our globalizing world, just as built traces of colonialism remain embedded within the urban fabric of many…

    Paperback – 2019-07-23 
    Routledge
    Architext

  • Black Males and the Criminal Justice System book cover

    Black Males and the Criminal Justice System

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jason M. Williams, Steven Kniffley

    Relying on a multidisciplinary framework of inquiry and critical perspective, this edited volume addresses the unique experiences of Black males within various stages of contact in the criminal justice system. It provides a comprehensive overview of the administration of justice, mental and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge

  • Humans and Lions: Conflict, Conservation and Coexistence book cover

    Humans and Lions

    Conflict, Conservation and Coexistence, 1st Edition

    By Keith Somerville

    This book places lion conservation and the relationship between people and lions both in historical context and in the context of the contemporary politics of conservation in Africa. The killing of Cecil the Lion in July 2015 brought such issues to the public’s attention. Were lions threatened in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Development of the German Public Mind: Volume 2 A Social History of German Political Sentiments, Aspirations and Ideas The Age of Enlightenment book cover

    The Development of the German Public Mind

    Volume 2 A Social History of German Political Sentiments, Aspirations and Ideas The Age of Enlightenment, 1st Edition

    By Frederick Hertz

    Originally published in 1962, the second volume of how the psychological structure of German politics evolved deals with the age of monarchical absolutism and intellectual enlightenment, i.e. the last one and a half centuries of the Roman-German Empire. It traces the political principles which…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: German History

  • The German Public Mind in the Nineteenth Century: Volume 3 A Social History of German Political Sentiments, Aspirations and Ideas book cover

    The German Public Mind in the Nineteenth Century

    Volume 3 A Social History of German Political Sentiments, Aspirations and Ideas, 1st Edition

    By Frederick Hertz

    Edited by Frank Eyck

    Originally published in 1975, this volume covers the period from the age of Napoleon to the dismissal of Bismarck – a period of national liberation, of revolution, the development of political movements, of parties and the press and the achievement of nationhood. The book is a history of ideals and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: German History

  • Boom and Bust: Society and Electoral Politics in the Düsseldorf Area: 1867-1878 book cover

    Boom and Bust

    Society and Electoral Politics in the Düsseldorf Area: 1867-1878, 1st Edition

    By J. D. Hunley

    Originally published in 1987, this study assesses the extent to which social and economic conditions affected the outcome of Reichstag and Landtag elections. It discusses the economic development in the district of Düsseldorf both before and during the period covered, 1867-1878; it also examines…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: German History

  • Rethinking the American Environmental Movement post-1945 book cover

    Rethinking the American Environmental Movement post-1945

    1st Edition

    By Ellen Spears

    Rethinking the American Environmental Movement post-1945 turns a fresh interpretive lens on the past, drawing on a wide range of new histories of environmental activism to analyze the actions of those who created the movement and those who tried to thwart them. Concentrating on the decades since…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    American Social and Political Movements of the 20th Century

  • The Absolute Power Complex from Constantine to Stalin: The Collective Unconscious of Catholic and Orthodox Countries book cover

    The Absolute Power Complex from Constantine to Stalin

    The Collective Unconscious of Catholic and Orthodox Countries, 1st Edition

    By Mino Vianello

    In The Absolute Power Complex from Constantine to Stalin, Mino Vianello combines the history of Europe and of the ancient and modern Christian churches to argue that the social, political and cultural mentality of Catholic and Orthodox countries can be explored in terms of Jung’s concept of the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • 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

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