• Health and Medicine in the Indian Princely States

    1850-1950

    By Waltraud Ernst, Biswamoy Pati, T.V. Sekher

    Since the 1980s there has been a continual engagement with the history and the place of western medicine in colonial settings and non-western societies. In relation to South Asia, research on the role of medicine has focussed primarily on regions under direct British administration. This book looks…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • Exploring LGBT Spaces and Communities

    Contrasting Identities, Belongings and Wellbeing

    By Eleanor Formby

    The phrase ‘LGBT community’ is often used by policy-makers, service providers, and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people themselves, but what does it mean? What understandings and experiences does that term suggest, and ignore? Based on a UK-wide study funded by the Arts and Humanities…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Critical Diversities

  • Teaching Gifted Learners in STEM Subjects: Developing Talent in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics book cover

    Teaching Gifted Learners in STEM Subjects

    Developing Talent in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

    Edited by Keith S. Taber, Manabu Sumida, Lynne McClure

    This book offers an overview of programmes designed to support the learning of gifted and talented students in STEM subjects, both to allow them to meet their potential and to encourage them to proceed towards careers in STEM areas. The chapters from a range of national contexts report on…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Achievement and Gifted Education

  • The Extended Specimen

    Emerging Frontiers in Collections-Based Ornithological Research

    Edited by Michael S. Webster

    This book highlights the research potential for ornithological specimens, and stimulates ornithologists poised to initiate a renaissance in collections-based ornithological research. Contributors illustrate collections and specimens in novel ways by adopting emerging new technologies and analytical…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • Chinese Business: Landscapes and Strategies book cover

    Chinese Business

    Landscapes and Strategies, 2nd Edition

    By Hong Liu

    It is difficult to overstate the importance of China to the world economy, and yet the majority of books either look at Chinese business by applying Western frameworks or models to the context of China or focus on a particular aspect of business in China. Authored by an academic expert on China,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge

  • Governing through Regulation

    Public Policy, Regulation and the Law

    By Windholz Eric

    Over the past forty years, numerous theoretical advances have been made. From Ayres’ and Braithwaite’s ground breaking work on ‘responsive regulation’, we have seen models of ‘smart regulation’, ‘regulatory governance’ and ‘regulatory capitalism’ emerge to capture the growing prevalence and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • Academics Engaging with Student Writing: Working at the Higher Education Textface book cover

    Academics Engaging with Student Writing

    Working at the Higher Education Textface

    By Jackie Tuck

    Student writing has long been viewed as a problem in higher education in the UK. Moreover, the sector has consistently performed poorly in the National Student Survey with regard to assessment and feedback. Academics Engaging with Student Writing tackles these major issues from a new and unique…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Gender, Governance and Feminist Analysis: Missing in Action? book cover

    Gender, Governance and Feminist Analysis

    Missing in Action?

    Edited by Christine M Hudson, Malin Rönnblom, Katherine Teghtsoonian

    This edited volume presents critical scholarship analysing governance practices in diverse jurisdictions in Europe and North America, at multiple scales, and in relation to several different arenas of policy and practice. The contributors address shortcomings in the mainstream literature on…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Israel, the Church, and Millenarianism

    A Way Beyond Replacement Theology

    By Steven D. Aguzzi

    Since the calls of the Second Vatican Council, Roman Catholic theologians have sought to overcome an overarching problem facing Jewish-Christian relations, the concept of "supersessionism"; the idea that God has revoked the spiritual and historical promises made to the Jewish people in favour of…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • The Archaeology of Lucanian Cult Places

    Fourth Century BC to the Early Imperial Age

    By Ilaria Battiloro

    With the emergence and structuring of the Lucanian ethnos during the fourth century BC, a network of cult places, set apart from habitation spaces, was created at the crossroads of the most important communication routes of ancient Lucania. These sanctuaries became centers of social and political…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge

  • Theatre, Magic and Philosophy: William Shakespeare, John Dee and the Italian Legacy book cover

    Theatre, Magic and Philosophy

    William Shakespeare, John Dee and the Italian Legacy

    By Gabriela Dragnea Horvath

    Analyzing Shakespeare's views on theatre and magic and John Dee's concerns with philosophy and magic in the light of the Italian version of philosophia perennis (mainly Marsilio Ficino, Pico della Mirandola and Giordano Bruno), this book offers a new perspective on the Italian-English cultural…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Anglo-Italian Renaissance Studies

  • Education and Schmid’s Art of Living

    Philosophical, Psychological and Educational Perspectives on Living a Good Life

    By Christoph Teschers

    Instead of simply following the current neoliberal mantra of proclaiming economic growth as the single most important factor for maintaining well-being, Education and Schmid’s Art of Living revisits the idea of an education focused on personal development and the well-being of human beings. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

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