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  • Order and Insecurity in Germany and Turkey: Military Cultures of the 1930s book cover

    Order and Insecurity in Germany and Turkey

    Military Cultures of the 1930s, 1st Edition

    By Emre Sencer

    This book examines processes of military, political and cultural transformation from the perspective of officers in two countries: Germany and Turkey in the 1930s. The national fates of both countries interlocked during the Great War years and their close alliance dictated their…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Historic Newspapers in the Digital Age: Search All About It! book cover

    Historic Newspapers in the Digital Age

    Search All About It!, 1st Edition

    By Paul Gooding

    In recent years, cultural institutions and commercial providers have created extensive digitised newspaper collections. This book asks the timely question: what can the large-scale digitisation of newspapers tell us about the wider cultural phenomenon of mass digitisation? The unique form and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • The Origins of Cocaine: Colonization and Failed Development in the Amazon Andes book cover

    The Origins of Cocaine

    Colonization and Failed Development in the Amazon Andes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Gootenberg, Liliana M. Dávalos

    In the 1960s, the governments of Colombia, Peru, and Bolivia launched agricultural settlement programs in each country’s vast Amazonian frontier lowlands. Two decades later, these exact same zones had transformed into the centers of the illicit cocaine boom of the Americas. Drawing on concepts from…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge

  • Universal History and the Making of the Global book cover

    Universal History and the Making of the Global

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hall Bjørnstad, Helge Jordheim, Anne Régent-Susini

    By examining the history of universal history from the late Middle Ages until the early nineteenth century we trace the making of the global. Early modern universal history can be seen as a response to the epistemological crisis provoked by new knowledge and experience. Traditional narratives were…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Violence and Non-Violence across Time: History, Religion and Culture book cover

    Violence and Non-Violence across Time

    History, Religion and Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sudhir Chandra

    This book probes the complex interweaving, across time and cultures, of violence and non-violence from the perspective of the present. One of the first of its kind, it offers a comprehensive examination of the interpenetration of violence and non-violence as much in human nature as in human…

    Hardback – 2018-06-26
    Routledge India

  • Colorblind Racial Profiling: A History, 1974 to the Present book cover

    Colorblind Racial Profiling

    A History, 1974 to the Present, 1st Edition

    By Guy Padula

    Colorblind Racial Profiling outlines the history of racial profiling practices and policies in the United States from 1974 to the present day. Drawing on a wide variety of sources including case law, newspaper and television reporting, government reports, and police manuals, author Guy Padula…

    Paperback – 2018-06-26
    Routledge

  • The Struggle for Labour's Soul: Understanding Labour's Political Thought Since 1945 book cover

    The Struggle for Labour's Soul

    Understanding Labour's Political Thought Since 1945, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Matt Beech, Kevin Hickson, Raymond Plant

    The election of the most left-wing Labour Party Leader since 1945, followed by the Party's third consecutive general election defeat and the ongoing cultural divisions around Brexit present an ideal opportunity for a thorough re-evaluation of the state of the Party within its broader ideological…

    Paperback – 2018-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

  • Panic, Transnational Cultural Studies, and the Affective Contours of Power book cover

    Panic, Transnational Cultural Studies, and the Affective Contours of Power

    1st Edition

    Edited by Micol Seigel

    This volume explores the panic that is a central affective register of our current international order. Fears of Somali pirates, "Gypsy" kidnappers, African warlords, Ebola, "Mexican meth," pimps, coyotes, gangs, climate refugees and more, structure the dark side of a metropolitan unconscious.…

    Hardback – 2018-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Rediscovering U.S. Newsfilm: Cinema, Television, and the Archive book cover

    Rediscovering U.S. Newsfilm

    Cinema, Television, and the Archive, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Garrett Cooper, Sara Beth Levavy, Ross Melnick, Mark Williams

    The twentieth century generated tens of thousands of hours of American newsfilm but not the scholarly apparatus necessary to analyze and contextualize them. Assembling new approaches to the study of U.S. newsfilm in cinema and television, this book makes a long overdue critical intervention in the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-25
    Routledge
    AFI Film Readers

  • The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - Volume 17 book cover

    The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - Volume 17

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lodewijk C Palm, Huib J. Zuidervaart, Douglas Anderson, Elisabeth W. Entjes

    The contents of the letters published here, again show the great range of subjects that occupied Van Leeuwenhoek: from sugar candy, the shape and crystal structure of diamonds, the dissolution of silver crystals in aqua fortis to gold dust from Guinea dissolved in aqua regia and the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-22
    CRC Press

  • Frederick Douglass and Ireland: In His Own Words book cover

    Frederick Douglass and Ireland

    In His Own Words, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Kinealy

    Frederick Douglass spent four months in Ireland at the end of 1845 that proved to be, in his own words, ‘transformative’. He reported that for the first time in his life he felt like a man, and not a chattel. Whilst in residence, he became a spokesperson for the abolition movement, but by the time…

    Hardback – 2018-06-22
    Routledge

  • Frederick Douglass and Ireland: In His Own Words book cover

    Frederick Douglass and Ireland

    In His Own Words, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Kinealy

    Frederick Douglass spent four months in Ireland at the end of 1845 that proved to be, in his own words, ‘transformative’. He reported that for the first time in his life he felt like a man, and not a chattel. Whilst in residence, he became a spokesperson for the abolition movement, but by the time…

    Hardback – 2018-06-22
    Routledge

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