History

On these pages you will find information on the Routledge list which covers African History, American History, British History, European History, Intellectual History, Legal History, Medieval History 400-1500, Political History, Religious History, The Cold War and more in the subject of History.

There is also information on books for students, series, and the latest news and events.

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361Series in History

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7,649New Products

  • Routledge Handbook of Conspiracy Theories book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Conspiracy Theories

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Butter, Peter Knight

    Taking a global and interdisciplinary approach, the Routledge Handbook of Conspiracy Theories provides a comprehensive overview of conspiracy theories as an important social, cultural and political phenomenon in contemporary life. This handbook provides the most complete analysis of the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Conspiracy Theories

  • Postcolonial Europe book cover

    Postcolonial Europe

    1st Edition

    By Lars Jensen

    This book presents an overview of the direct and indirect ways in which Europe continues to be influenced by its entrenched postcolonial condition. Exploring the notion of postcolonial Europe as it characterises a Europe caught at a number of crossroads, it considers the distinctly European…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Key Ideas

  • On Guilt: The Force Shaping Character, History, and Culture book cover

    On Guilt

    The Force Shaping Character, History, and Culture, 1st Edition

    By John Carroll

    Guilt is the dark force behind haunting anxiety, obsessive-compulsive behaviour, life meaninglessness, and depression – a force to be kept in check. Yet guilt is equally our richest and most hidden resource, the essence of our humanness, and it drives us on to our highest achievements. Today,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Morality, Society and Culture

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  • Michael Greenwood, Editor, History

    Michael Greenwood commissions research monographs, reference works and edited collections across all periods of medieval history and culture, notably in Mediterranean and Byzantine history. Areas of interest include the transition from Late Antiquity to the medieval period; Crusader Studies; the reception of medieval history; early Islamic history; non-western medieval history. Key series include Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman Studies; Publications of the Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies; Rulers of the Latin East; AVISTA Studies in the History of Medieval Technology, Science and Art; Publications of the Centre for Hellenic Studies, King's College London; British School at Athens - Modern Greek and Byzantine Studies. Michael is always pleased to hear from authors looking to discuss their plans to publish in these and related areas. 

  • Rob Langham, Senior Publisher

    Rob Langham is Senior Publisher for History, concentrating on the acquisition of research monographs covering European and World History. He joined Routledge in 1999 and for many years worked as the company’s Economics Editor.

  • Max Novick, Senior Editor

    Max Novick commissions research monographs and edited collections in history. The books on his list include innovative research by up-and-coming academics alongside titles authored or edited by more established authors. Key areas include: early modern history, US and Latin American History, cultural history, and women’s and gender history.

  • Laura Pilsworth, Editor (Medieval and Early Modern History)

    Laura Pilsworth publishes books on medieval and early modern history (300–1800). She publishes scholarly books in a variety of formats including textbooks, handbooks, reference works, and monographs covering key topics such as late antiquity, the Renaissance, the Reformation, revolutions, the Enlightenment, and the scientific revolution. Laura is dedicated to upholding the list’s tradition of publishing new and emerging fields and is currently commissioning in the history of animals, childhood, economy, emotions, empire, the body and global history as well as broadening the focus of the list beyond Europe to Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.

  • Eve Setch, Publisher (Modern History)

    Eve Setch publishes books on Modern Global History (1800 to the present) as well as looking after our historiographical works across the list. She publishes a range of text types, from textbooks to handbooks, edited collections, and single-authored monographs. In keeping with the tradition and reputation of the Routledge list, she is interested in publishing across a broad range of topics, global regions, and periods, in both traditional as well as cutting-edge ways. At the moment some of the areas in which she is publishing include new historiographical interpretations, gender history, colonial, post-colonial and indigenous history, the history of non-Western regions, the history of science, and medicine and Jewish History.

  • Dr Shashank S. Sinha, Publishing Director, Routledge India

    Shashank S. Sinha publishes monographs, edited volumes and handbooks on a range of subjects including history, sociology, anthropology, linguistics, area studies, indigenous studies and northeast India. He oversees many key series and titles related to several topical themes and heads the Routledge India Originals (RIO) list. 

  • Kimberley Smith, Senior Editor (History of the Americas)

    Kimberley Smith publishes books on the history of the Americas, across all time periods. She publishes a range of text types including textbooks, handbooks, edited collections, and supplemental monographs. Kimberley is interested in the range of experiences involved in the history of the United States, North America more generally, and the countries of Latin America. She is keen to continue to publish across a wide range of topics including gender, race, culture, public history, the environment, military history, emotions and indigenous history. She is especially interested in books that engage with emerging areas or approaches.

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