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  • Motherhood, Childlessness and the Care of Children in Atlantic Slave Societies book cover

    Motherhood, Childlessness and the Care of Children in Atlantic Slave Societies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Camillia Cowling, Maria Helena Pereira Toledo Machado, Diana Paton, Emily West

    This book provides critical perspectives on the multiple forms of ‘mothering’ that took place in Atlantic slave societies. Facing repeated child death, mothering was a site of trauma and grief for many, even as white slaveholders romanticized enslaved women’s work in caring for white children.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Slave and Post-Slave Societies and Cultures

  • Latin American and Latinx Philosophy: A Collaborative Introduction book cover

    Latin American and Latinx Philosophy

    A Collaborative Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Eli Sanchez, Jr.

    Latin American and Latinx Philosophy: A Collaborative Introduction is a beginner’s guide to canonical texts in Latin American and Latinx philosophy, providing the non-specialist with necessary historical and philosophical context, and demonstrating their contemporary relevance. It is written in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Latin American Soldiers: Armed forces in the region's history book cover

    Latin American Soldiers

    Armed forces in the region's history, 1st Edition

    By John R. Bawden

    In this accessible volume, John R. Bawden introduces readers to the study of armed forces in Latin American history through vivid narratives about four very different countries: Mexico, Cuba, Brazil, and Chile. Latin America has faced many of the challenges common to postcolonial states such as…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge
    Latin American Tópicos

  • Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives: Situating India book cover

    Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Situating India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jyoti Atwal, Iris Flessenkämper

    This book covers a range of issues and phenomena around gender-related violence in specific cultural and regional conditions. Using an interdisciplinary approach, it discusses historical and contemporary developments that trigger violence while highlighting the social conditions, practices,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-27 
    Routledge India

  • Semiotic Theory and Sacramentality in Hugh of Saint Victor book cover

    Semiotic Theory and Sacramentality in Hugh of Saint Victor

    1st Edition

    By Ruben Angelici

    This book offers Hugh of Saint Victor’s early scholastic thoughts on sacrament in order to re-discover the pre-modern theological understanding of ontological signification. The Christian understanding of sacrament through the category of ‘signs’ results in a theology that inherently shares in the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-27 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Theological Explorations in Mysticism

  • Teleology and Modernity book cover

    Teleology and Modernity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dan O'Brien, Marius Turda, William Gibson

    The main and original contribution of this volume is to offer a discussion of teleology through the prism of religion, philosophy and history. The goal is to incorporate teleology within discussions across these three disciplines rather than restrict it to one as is customarily the case. The…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Knowledge and the Early Modern City: A History of Entanglements book cover

    Knowledge and the Early Modern City

    A History of Entanglements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bert De Munck, Antonella Romano

    Knowledge and the Early Modern City uses case studies from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries to examine the relationships between knowledge and the city and how these changed in a period when the nature and conception of both was drastically transformed. Both knowledge formation and the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    Knowledge Societies in History

  • 1917 and the Consequences book cover

    1917 and the Consequences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gerhard Besier, Katarzyna Stokłosa

    The Russian Revolution of 1917 has been one of the most important events of modern history. It not only changed the course of the events in Russia but, on a wider scale, across the world while it influenced the flow of history throughout the twentieth century until the fall of the Soviet Union and,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Heritage and Festivals in Europe: Performing Identities book cover

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe

    Performing Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel, Cristina Clopot, Baiba Tjarve, Máiréad Nic Craith

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe critically investigates the purpose, reach and effects of heritage festivals. Providing a comprehensive and detailed analysis of comparatively selected aspects of intangible cultural heritage, the volume demonstrates how such heritage is mobilised within events that…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • Jerusalem Afflicted: Quaresmius, Spain, and the Idea of a 17th-century Crusade book cover

    Jerusalem Afflicted

    Quaresmius, Spain, and the Idea of a 17th-century Crusade, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chad Leahy, Ken Tully

    On Good Friday, 1626, Franciscus Quaresmius delivered a sermon in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem calling on King Philip IV of Spain to undertake a crusade to ‘liberate’ the Holy Land. Jerusalem Afflicted: Quaresmius, Spain, and the Idea of a 17th-century Crusade introduces readers to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-25 
    Routledge

  • Nationalism, Language and Identity in India: Measures of Community book cover

    Nationalism, Language and Identity in India

    Measures of Community, 1st Edition

    By A P Ashwin Kumar

    This book examines linguistic nationalism in India. It focuses on the emergence of language as a marker of identity by analysing themes such as linguistic reorganization of states, nationalism, philology, and linguistic identity. Formulating a novel conception of doxastic nature of community…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge India

  • Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia: State and Scholars in Indonesia and the Philippines book cover

    Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia

    State and Scholars in Indonesia and the Philippines, 1st Edition

    By Rommel A. Curaming

    The Sejarah Nasional Indonesia (SNI) and the Tadhana Project are two state-sponsored history-writing projects that took shape in two comparable Southeast Asian countries, Indonesia and the Philippines. These projects germinated at about the same time in the 1970s and under the auspices of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

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